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Ep. 29 | Christmas Is Coming
The first snow has fallen, cars are heating up in the driveways, and ol' man winter has officially arrived. And you know what that means? Christmas is coming. It's never too early to start talking about it so it's only right the podcast brought in Des Moines resident Christmas experts, Alex Carter and Toll McGrane.
Ep. 28 | Live!
NO SLEEP attempted its first podcast in front of live audience ever as part of the Beast Village Comedy Festival. Results pending. Beast Village Comedy Festival: goo.gl/hdyGdk NO SLEEP: facebook.com/NOSLEEPDSM Intro Song: smarturl.it/dom_stressedout
Ep. 27 | Beast Village Comedy Festival
Alex Carter and Toll McGrane (Beast Village producers) joined the program to talk about the history of the festival, what goes into putting it together, and raccoons. Beast Village Comedy Festival: https://goo.gl/hdyGdk NO SLEEP: facebook.com/NOSLEEPDSM Intro Song: smarturl.it/dom_stressedout
Ep. 26 | John Bush
He has performed standup on HBO, Comedy Central, and Late Night with Conan O Brien. He's acted on shows such as Spin City and Law and Order SVU. The first time AJ met him he accidentally played music during his set. Come say hello to the wonderful and very forgiving Mr. John Bush! https://www.johnbushcomedian.com/ NO SLEEP: facebook.com/NOSLEEPDSM Intro Song: smarturl.it/dom_stressedout
Ep. 25 | Movie Night #2
All the interviews fell through so we watched a movie again instead! This time joined by Toll McGrane (Let's Ruin Our Childhood, Beast Village Comedy Festival), and Aaron VanPelt (NS producer, scientist). We watched The Flintstones and it was not goodman. Beast Village Comedy Festival: https://goo.gl/px1ot9 Let's Ruin Our Childhood: https://goo.gl/7BjgJ4 NO SLEEP: facebook.com/NOSLEEPDSM
Ep. 7 | Sid Juwarker
Voted Best Actor by 48 Hour Film Project in 2017, chosen for Business Record's 40 Under 40, regular guest on Chowdown comedy, and treasured by Des Moines' stand-up scene. Future best credit: Feature comedian on NO SLEEP April 13 at The Basement! Follow Sid on Instagram: @who8sid Intro/Outro Song: smarturl.it/dom_stressedout
Ep. 6 | Onnalee
Co-creator of Drunk Book Club, cast regular of Chowdown Comedy, and one of the feature comics on the upcoming NO SLEEP show on April 13! Follow Onnalee on Instagram: @Onn_star Intro/Outro Song: smarturl.it/dom_stressedout
Ep. 5 | Matt Jacobsen & Wade Taylor
Matt was the winner of Floodwater Freshest Comics Contest in 2017. By winning he earned himself a spot performing at Floodwater Comedy Festival earlier this month. Wade is a borderline drifter, but that didn't stop him from being booked on various shows around our great state. They're both regulars in the Des Moines comedy scene, and we love them both. See for yourself on the upcoming NO SLEEP show on April 13, 9pm, at The Basement. Intro/Outro Song: http://smarturl.it/dom_stressedout
Ep. 4 | Tha Füt
One of the most talented, and generous musical acts in all of Des Moines. Tha Füt have been seen on stage for 80/35, and 515 Alive music festivals. They've also shared the stage with acts like Lil Uzi Vert, Pouya, Warren G, and many more. They've allowed NO SLEEP to use many of their tracks in various promotions, as well as this very podcast. They're a fixture in the mural of Des Moines talent, and we never want that to change. An Introduction 2 Tha Füt, Dark Art, and Stressed Out can be...
Ep. 3 | Sarah Mattox & Sam Hirchak
The co-headliners of the upcoming NO SLEEP show on April 13. You can find Sarah hosting Brunch With The Basics every 2nd Sunday, and Sam at various open mics always asking for Yukon Jack. Intro/Outro Song: http://smarturl.it/dom_stressedout
Ep. 2 | Toll McGrane: Highlights
We recorded over 3 hours with Toll in one sitting, and condensed it into all the best bits! Stand up comedian, co-host of Let's Ruin Our Childhood, delivery man for Confluence Brewery, and a FIAT owner. Toll is one of the linchpins in the Des Moines comedy scene. FIAT BEEOTCH!
Ep. 1 | Alex Carter
Alex owns and operates Black Cat Ice Cream, he cohosts the podcast Let's Ruin Our Childhood, he's a stand up comedian, an artist, former pastry chef, and plant enthusiast. A true philomath and student of life.