Episode 70: Greg Warren

Greg WarrenGreg Warren was our guest.  Greg has been seen on “Comedy Central Presents”, “The Late Late Show” and“Last Comic Standing”.  He’s also a favorite on the nationally syndicated “Bob and Tom” radio show, which led him to tour theatres across the country with the “Friends of Bob and Tom Comedy Tour”.  We talked about Greg’s successful high school and college wrestling career, his career at Proctor and Gamble, and his journey from open mic’r to the amazing comedian that we know today.  We’re all big fans of Greg so this was a real treat.

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Episode 69: Mike Merryfield

Mike Merryfield IrrelevantMike Merryfield was our guest. Mike is a very talented comedian and the host of the hit podcast “Irrelevant with Mike Merryfield”. He was also the winner of season 3 of Comcast’s Trial By Laughter. He was the runner up in the 2012 37th Annual San Francisco Comedy Competition, and he’s one of the original “Lucky 21” at the HBO Comedy Festival. We talked about why he’s much happier than he used to be, how his social media backfired on the witness stand, and our good friend John Conroy made a special guest appearance.

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Episode 68: Pete Dominick

Pete Dominick

Pete Dominick was our guest. Pete was The Audience Warm Up Comic for Stephen Colbert for over 6 seasons and 1000 tapings. He also worked at over 200 episodes of The Daily Show. He left Colbert in March 2010 to do a nightly segment on CNN JohnKingUSA then went back in Oct 2011 and left for good in January 2013 to focus on his new morning radio show at SIRIUSXM “StandUp with Pete Dominick”. It was awesome to have him on the show and being the master interviewer that he is, it was more like the four of us were guests on his show.

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Episode 67: Tom Simmons II

Tom Simmons

Tom Simmons graced us with his presence a second time which made us all very happy. Tom is one of our favorite comedians and he’s a dear friend. We all look up to Tom and we love when he comes to town to hang out. We got to hear about his close call with having a second child and we explored a little with what he thinks is wrong with the world. Tom has twice been a finalist in The Boston Comedy Festival, he’s won the Sand Francisco Comedy Festival, and you’ve seen him on Showtime and Comedy Central. Ladies and Gentlemen, our friend, Tom Simmons.

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Episode 66: Conor Delehanty

Conor Delehanty

Conor Delehanty was our guest.  Conor is a very talented comedian from Indianapolis who moved to Chicago to further his career.  He’s a good friend of the show and he happens to be one of our biggest fans so it was very cool having him on.  We just sat around the table and had a good damn time.  The highlight of the episode was Conor’s impression of “Black Bowers”.  This is a good one so check it out.

 

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Episode 65: Brian Moote

Brian Moote

Brian Moote was our guest.  He started performing stand up in 2005 while he was working as a teacher in the Seattle School District.  After graduating with his Master’s Degree in Social Work he moved to LA and now tours the country telling jokes.  He has made TV appearances on the USA Network’s “Characters Welcome,” Nickelodeon’s “Nickmom’s Nite Out,” MTV’s “Money from Strangers” and AXS TV’s “Gotham Live.”  He’s a good friend of the show and a favorite at Morty’s Comedy Joint.

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Episode 64: Michael Malone

MaloneMichael Malone was our guest.  Michael was named Campus Activities Magazine’s Top Comedy Performer of 2013 and the “Hot Comic to Watch in 2013”.  He was also the winner of the prestigious 33rd Annual Seattle International Comedy Competition in 2012.  He’s a very dear friend of the show and we’re very proud of his success.  Michael is formerly of Indianapolis, Indiana but he now lives in Los Angeles.  Listen as we discuss what it was like for him to grow up as the small town “fat kid” who lost his father at a very young age and the challenges he is facing as he tries to bring these stories to the stage.

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Episode 63: James P. Connolly

James P ConnollyJames P. Connolly was our guest.  He may be the only comedian in history who is a graduate of Harvard University and a veteran of the United States Marine Corps where he served four years as an officer in an Infantry Division.  He’s appeared on Comedy Central, HBO, Showtime, The Jerry Lewis Telethon and he’s a frequent guest on The Bob & Tom Show.

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Episode 62: Costaki Economopoulos Returns

Costaki 2Costaki Economopoulos returns to the show for his second appearance.  He’s a great friend of the show and of course everyone loves him for his weekly segment on The Bob & Tom Show, which is called “The Economonologue”.  You can also find him now on his own podcast “Quick Snaps”, which is a very funny and informative review of what’s happening in the NFL.  We talked about his podcast, his “secret” marriage plans, and other significant life changes he’s experiencing. Costaki Economopoulos; the longest name in comedy, the nicest guy in comedy, and one of the funniest comedians in the game. Check him out!

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Episode 61: Kyle Grooms

Kyle Grooms 4Kyle Grooms was our guest.  We talked about Kyle’s days as a graffiti artist, his move to Miami where he worked as a graphic artist for NBC, and then his transition to standup comedian.  Throughout his career, he has appeared in his own hysterical half-hour standup special on Comedy Central, while also making multiple appearances on VH1, NBC’s “Last Comic Standing,” and famed sketch comedy show, “Chappelle’s Show.”

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