stand up comedy

Ep 13 – Mike Kolar

3378_10101026233970924_1199126087_nAfter I rant against bad movie theater behavior and share stories from my latest television acting gig, I interview stand up comedian and friend Mike Kolar about the time we did comedy in a Cleveland hookah bar, our misadventures in German Class, and why you can’t go home again. Download the file by right clicking here or subscribing to “Shamefest LA” on the iTunes store.

 

Ep 12 – Alex Dandino Part 2

unnamed-2In the second half of my interview with writer, director, and comic book fanatic Alex Dandino, we discuss Sexism in Comic Books, when Batman just sounds wrong, the failings of the Iron Man sequels, exactly how British IS Chris Nolan, the story of the unmade Dune movie, and I share a gay thought. Right click here to download it or simply click to play. You can also subscribe to the podcast on iTunes by searching for “Shamefest LA” on the iTunes store, or follow me (Matt Shore) on Twitter @shorester. Thanks, and I hope you enjoy!

 

Ep 9 – Connor White

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I dispense my best acting advice and then talk to my dear friend Connor White of Story Pirates about his current sketch comedy show Lost Moon Radio, how Hollywood is like the US Government, Shia LaBeouf and his fraudulent performance art, Sea World of Ohio, the SECRET Northwestern Library, documentary Room 237, disposable child actors, the inevitability of selling out, losing agency to agencies, and of course, fictional drug use. Click here to listen or right click to save the file.

Ep 8 – Jessie Cluess

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Author Jessie Cluess and I discuss the semantics of selling out, how to get a lit agent, celebrity ghost writers, the return of Rifftrax, outdoor music festivals, why Patch Adams sucks, a weak defense of the Green Lantern movie, and the now defunct Porn at Tech.

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EP 6 – Jeff MacKinnon Part 1

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Jeff and I discuss eating pancakes with Wyclef Jean, the validity of Justin Bieber, friends getting famous, rampant insecurities, raging egos, and the downside of topical humor. You can download it on iTunes or right click here to download it now!

Ep 5 – Brandie Posey

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After I try out some new stand up, Brandie and I discuss Poltergeist, insufferable actors, the Legend of Bill Murray, and of course, Reel Big Fish. Also there is some stuff in there about living in LA and pursuing comedy as well. Right click here to download it to your computer thingy.