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  • Discussing Richard Pryor

    On this podcast we welcome American native, but Cork resident Dakota Mick.  In taking a break from discussing cancel culture Mick discusses one of the most formative comedians of his life, Richard Pryor. Discussed are the man himself, black culture on humor in the United States and are there any gigs running in Ireland at all at the moment.  Dave tries as usual to wrangler a gig some where, with the same hilarious results.

  • Censorious Times

    Today we are joined by podcasters Simon Cockle and Sam Harriot to discuss the more censorious issues that have plagued comedy and still plague us today. We cover Brass Eye, […]

  • Black Comedy in America with Carter Anderson

    On this podcast we are delighted to have on American standup comedian, Carter Anderson. Carter discusses what  it is like to be a black comedian in America, particularly now in […]

  • I’m Dying Up Here – Review

    I’m Dying Up Here  William Knoedelseder   This book is set in the period of the 1970s when there was the comedy gold rush which started in LA.  Much of […]

  • Cabaret Comedy – with Iestyn Edwards

    This week we are delighted to have on the podcast Iestyn Edwards. Iestyn discusses his art form, Cabaret Comedy, but we also delve into comedy characters, Madame Galina, woke culture […]

  • Anti Left Wing Comedy

    There has been some talk recently about comedy being too left wing. This seems to suggest that comedy, like politics is polar, which it is not! There is an interesting […]

  • Norwegian Standup – with Pernille Haaland

    On this episode we are delighted to have on Norwegian comedian Pernille Haaland. Pernille is mainly based in the UK, but the Covid lockdown finds her back in Norway.

  • Profiles Host Mickey Burns

    On this episode we have Staten Island native Mickey Burns. He is the host of the celebrity interview show Profiles on the NYC Media. He is also the Network President […]

  • Steve Martin @75

    I can’t believe that Steve Martin is 75 years young, wow! The Guardian have a write up with different comedians reflect on his influence on their work. In the middle […]

  • Melbourne Lockdown Special with Carrie Hardie

    On this episode we welcome an old friend, Carrie Hardie. Carrie and I worked together on our first podcast experience, 10, 9, 8 years ago. Carrie is currently stuck in […]