Cardiknox just got off tour with Carly Rae Jepsen, and are about to take over the pop music scene! Originally from Seattle, the band formed in NYC, and has since gone on to sign with Warner Bros., release a top selling album, have a critical acclaimed music video for their song "ON MY WAY," and get the attention of such big wigs as APPLE & Cyndi Lauper. An amazing interview with lots of laughs. Go see them live and follow them on TWITTER @cardiknox.
Jamie Kaler stops by to talk being a Daddy in 2016, how he went from the military to comedy, his crazy drinking days, and working on the show FRIENDS. He's one of the funniest and most likable guys in the business, so go see him live and follow Jamie on TWITTER @jamiekaler.
Josh Wolf makes his ALN debut to talk bout his friendship with Larry the Cable Guy, doing comedy for 50k people, living on food stamps with 3 kids, road life with Chelsea Handler, and the defining moment in his life that made him turn up the heat on his career. The energy at the table in this episode is awesome. So many hilarious yet real discussions, Josh will be back again for more no doubt. Follow him on TWITTER @joshwolfcomedy.
Leonard Ouzts is a rising star in the comedy world, and this episode will make you an instant fan. In the past 3 months he's been on CONAN, Adam Devine's HOUSE PARTY, and sold a pilot to MTV! From working at IHOP, to playing Toto in The Wizard of Oz, to his inspiring grind to Hollywood, Leonard shows why he's one of the funniest up and comers in the business. The great Adam Devine also makes a special guest appearance. Enjoy this episode and follow Leonard on TWITTER @LeonardOutzs.
Melissa McCarthy returns for a bonus exclusive interview with her buddy Adam! She talks about her hilarious new movie THE BOSS, hosting SNL, getting a star on the Walk of Fame, and her recent lip sync battle with Jimmy Fallon that almost broke the internet. THE BOSS opens April 8th in theaters everywhere! Go see it & follow her on TWITTER @melissamccarthy.
Dana Carvey returns and we couldn't stop laughing!! From Trump, to Hillary, to if Garth ran for President, it's an instant classic. We also get into his traumatic heart surgery, his amazing recovery, how his sons are following in his footsteps, his new NETFLIX special, and USA show "First Impressions." Dana is a legend, a friend, and destroys yet again. Enjoy this episode & follow him on TWITTER @danacarvey.
Anjelah Johnson is a comedic powerhouse! Her journey into this business is one of the most unique stories you'll ever hear. She was a cheerleader for the Oakland Raiders, then within 3 months of being in LA she was invited to dance at Michael Jackson's 50th birthday party, had a youtube clip go viral, got on MAD TV, and became a nationally touring headlining comedian. How she handled the early success, and the work ethic she posseses is more than inspiring. She's the sweetest person you'll ever meet, and one of the best comics in the game. Enjoy this episode, and follow Anjelah on TWITTER @anjelahjohnson.
Retta was a standout on PARKS & REC, but she was originally just featured background! That story, along with her early standup days, meeting Amy Poehler for the first time, and why she left a career in Chemistry at DUKE to pursue acting, makes this episode a repeat listen for sure! You're gonna love her as much as we do. Enjoy the hell out of this one, and follow Retta on TWITTER @unfoRETTABLE.
Harland Williams & Iliza Shlesinger straight up killed it on the 2nd LIVE ALN podcast! Recorded at the Hollywood Improv in Los Angeles, CA, they discussed about airplane etiquette, Cher's Twitter page, porn stars, Scooby Doo, favorite holidays, why Brad is apparently the gatekeeper for Dwarf pussy, and Adam's funny interactions from High School friends who are loving he & Iliza's new TBS show "Separation Anxiety," Tuesday's at 10p on TBS! This episode is fun from start to finish, so enjoy the hell out of it, make sure you're subscribed on ITUNES, and follow our guests on TWITTER @harlandwilliams & @iliza.
Chris Franjola makes his ALN debut and is just as hilarious as he is on stage! From Chelsea Lately, to his life in construction, to be & Brad being Eskimo brothers, we had laughs from start to finish. Enjoy this one, and follow Chris on TWITTER @chrisfranjola.
Quincy Jones is hilarious comedian from Seattle, WA, who was diagnosed with Mesothelioma last July, and given only a year to live. His inspiring fight will not only move you, but make you laugh, and sharpen your appreciation of life. The support from the comedy community has been incredible, with people such as Ellen Degeneres, Bill Burr, and Judd Apatow throwing a helping hand. On April 4th, Quincy is going to live out his dream and shoot an hour standup special at the Teragram Ballroom in Los Angeles. Tickets are available at teragramballroom.com. Enjoy this amazing conversation, and follow Quincy on TWITTER @LLQJ206.
Thomas Ian Nicholas stops by to share some crazy AMERICAN PIE stories, his first time to Amsterdam with the cast, starring in ROOKE OF THE YEAR at age 12, how he and Brad met at some rich guy's birthday party, and his upcoming international tour with The Thomas Nicholas Band! A stellar human being, and so much fun to talk to, this episode became an instant classic. Go check out his band at TINband.com, and follow Thomas on TWITTER @TINBand.
Eleanor Kerrigan makes her ALN debut to discuss coming up in the boys club of the Comedy Store, touring with Andrew Dice Clay, her tag-team wrestling days, dealing with an unsupportive father her whole life, and some really great behind the scenes stories while waitressing at The Comedy Store under the great Mitzi Shore. Eleanor is one of the best in the game, and if you have a chance to see her live, you must do it! Enjoy this episode as much as we did, and follow her on TWITTER @ejkerrigan.
Comedian Justin Hires is about to blow up! His new show RUSH HOUR, based on the movie with Chris Tucker & Jackie Chan, premieres March 31st on CBS! Justin tells us how YOUTUBE helped kickstart his career, making kids laugh on the playground doing Bill Cosby impressions, and how he turned down a job as an MTV VJ, to make the move to LA. He's a rising star, with strong comedic chops, and was so fun to interview. Get on the Justin Hires bandwagon, and follow him on TWITTER @justinhires.
The great Dave Attell makes his ALN debut, and we couldn't be more excited! From porn, to starting comedy in the trenches of NYC, to waiting tables, to his stance on comedy's current state, it's one of those interviews you'll want to listen to more than once. He's got some really great Mitch Hedberg stories too. Dave is a legend, and a hero to a lot of comics, including us. Follow him on TWITTER @attell, follow the podcast on TWITTER @alnpodcast, follow Adam @adamraycomedy & Brad @funnybrad. Be sure to check adamraytv.com & bradwilliamscomedy.com for all upcoming standup tour dates, email your ALN fan stories to firstname.lastname@example.org for a chance to win "ALN FAN OF THE WEEK," and oh yeah, enjoy this fantastic episode!
Adam Devine returns to talk his new movie MIKE & DAVE starring him and Zac Ephron, the crazy ideas they have to promote the movie, the best parts of making season 3 of his hit standup showcase show HOUSE PARTY, premiering March 3rd on COMEDY CENTRAL, the Clippers new Condor mascot, and breaks down the formula for writing a hit 90's punk song. He's one of the best dudes and comedians out there, and he's about to blow the fuck up! Always the funnest when he's here, enjoy this episode, and follow Adam on TWITTER @ADAMDEVINE.
SNL's Beck Bennett makes his ALN debut, and doesn't disappoint! Beck discusses acting school with Adam at USC, moving from small town midwest to big city LA, how he landed the sweet gig of the AT&T spokesmen, his journey to SNL, and how fun Orange County bro's are to impersonate. Beck is one of the greatest dudes, and to Adam, the funniest guy on earth. Enjoy the hell out of this episode, and follow Beck on TWITTER @becbenit.
Tony Danza, Johnny Depp & Jay Leno ( Adam Ray ) is joined by Christian Bale, Tom Hanks, Vince Vaughn, John Lithgow, Seth Rogen, Jeff Bridges,( Jonathan Kite ) and Donald Trump, Gene Wilder, Gary Busey, David Letterman, Dustin Hoffman, and Kevin Spacey, ( Jeff Richards ) in this completely improvised OSCAR PREVIEW SHOW!! Untold stories, Oscar predictions, and hilarious banter between some of Hollywood's biggest stars! Enjoy this bonus episode, and follow Jon & Jeff on TWITTER @jbkite & @thejeffrichards.
The great Jimmy Pardo stops by to talk being apart of the amazing comedy scene in Chicago, how he can't stand the word farts, hanging out with Tom Hanks, his first appearance on the TONIGHT SHOW, and warming up the Conan O'Brien show for 4 years. Jimmy's one of the quickest minds in Hollywood, and a new fan favorite on the podcast! Go see him live, and follow him on TWITTER @jimmypardo
David Koechner stops by to talk fatherhood, his favorite ANCHORMAN moments, working with Adam McKay, and starting comedy in Chicago with legends. We got David for about 30 minutes before he had to do a set downstairs, but he'll be back for a full hour! Then we are joined by the hilarious host of the talk show BETWEEN THE SHEETS, Josh Macuga! We talk Ronda Rousey, the best movies of the year, and the greatest Tom Selleck story in the world. So many laughs in this one, so follow David Koechner on TWITTER @davidkoechner & Josh Macuga @joshmacuga.