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The Art of Bombing

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In "The Art of Bombing" podcast, comedian Dan Bublitz Jr sits down with comedians and performers of all levels from across the country to discuss what can be learned from ugly shows on the road. Learning lessons not only to become better performers, but better people, the "Art Of Bombing" takes an in depth look at bombing on stages around the world to turn failure into success.

In "The Art of Bombing" podcast, comedian Dan Bublitz Jr sits down with comedians and performers of all levels from across the country to discuss what can be learned from ugly shows on the road. Learning lessons not only to become better performers, but better people, the "Art Of Bombing" takes an in depth look at bombing on stages around the world to turn failure into success.

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United States

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In "The Art of Bombing" podcast, comedian Dan Bublitz Jr sits down with comedians and performers of all levels from across the country to discuss what can be learned from ugly shows on the road. Learning lessons not only to become better performers, but better people, the "Art Of Bombing" takes an in depth look at bombing on stages around the world to turn failure into success.

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English

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Episodes

Episode 153: Veronica Burgess

8/4/2020
Episode 153: Puppets! Today my guest is my good friend and San Diego based comedian, actor, puppeteer, and improviser, Veronica Burgess. Veronica couldn't think of a time when she felt that she bombed really bad because she came to comedy with a theater background and was already accustomed to rejection. We talked about benefits of taking classes, puppeteering, carrying negativity, and sketchy venues. Plus more! Please rate, review, and subscribe! Veronica Burgess: Bio: Veronica is...

Duration:01:37:01

Episode 152: Dewey Bratcher

7/31/2020
Episode 152: Hard conversations! Today my guest is my good friend and San Diego based comedian, Dewey Bratcher. We went hard into our conversation and talked about the current state of America including Black Lives Matter, the protests, and President Trump. Then we switched gears to comedy and Dewey shared his story about bombing in an Urban room and we talked about comedy back to comedy after breaks & age gaps with other comedians. Plus more! Please rate, review, and subscribe! Dewey...

Duration:01:46:06

Episode 151: Chris Duke

7/28/2020
Episode 151: He looks like a nice guy! Today my guest is Minneapolis comedian and podcaster Chris Duke. Chris shares a story of not only bombing on stage, but bombing as a comedy show producer. We talked about the stresses of producing live comedy, producing podcasts, and offensive comedy. Plus more! Please rate, review, and subscribe! Chris Duke: Bio: Podcaster, comedian and photographer in recovery. Instagram: @duckduckgrayduke Art of Bombing: Website:...

Duration:01:21:32

Episode 150: Miss Shannan Paul

7/24/2020
Episode 150: Comedy & parenting! Today I'm joined by Twin Cities radio/TV personality and comedian Miss Shannan Paul. We got a preview behind the scenes of being a single parent and we talked about balancing comedy with home life, conventions, geeks of color, and creating content in the pandemic. Shannan shares a story about opening for Cedric the Entertainer and being more well known as a radio personality than a comedian. Plus more! Please rate, review, and subscribe! Miss Shannan...

Duration:01:22:18

Episode 149: Jayce Michael Hill

7/21/2020
Episode 149: Comedy fan boys! Today I'm joined by Atlanta based comedian, Jayce Michael Hill, recorded at the beginning of the pandemic. Jayce shares a story about bombing in front of a comedian that he admires. We talk about filmmaking, Improv, writing on stage, and comedy festivals. Plus more! Please rate, review, and subscribe! Jayce Michael Hill: Bio: Comedian. Filmmaker. Writer. Improviser. Performing out of Atlanta, Georgia. Website: https://www.jaycehill.com/ Instagram:...

Duration:00:53:10

Episode 148: Luke Johnson (Returns)

7/17/2020
Episode 148: Bombing at a comedy festival! Today I'm joined by Luke Johnson for his second appearance with a conversation that took place at the very beginning of the pandemic. Luke shares his story about bombing at a comedy festival and what it feels like to be the weakest link of the show. We also talked about creating content and getting better writing habits. Plus more! Please rate, review, and subscribe! Luke Johnson: Bio: Luke started his comedy career five years ago, and in that...

Duration:00:52:11

Episode 147: Day Peace

7/14/2020
Episode 147: No deleting! Today I'm joined by Iowa comedian, Day Peace. We had a wonderful conversation about social media footprints, cancel culture, testing limits, and taking gigs you're not ready for. Plus more! Please rate, review, and subscribe! Day Peace: Bio: Day Peace (yes, that is his real name) is a Midwest comedian, who currently tours the country as a feature and headliner. He got started with comedy in early 2011 in Phoenix, Arizona. It went from performing for fun to a...

Duration:01:13:09

Episode 146: Zach Boblitt

7/3/2020
Episode 146: Honesty! Today I'm joined by Illinois comedian, Zach Boblitt. We had a fantastic conversation about virtual comedy, corporate roasts, honoring your word, and getting let go from the club. Plus more! Please rate, review, and subscribe! Zach Boblitt Bio: Zach has told jokes in front of folks at dive bars, VFW's, old timey general stores turned breweries and comedy clubs. He's a frequent guest on the first laugh podcast and the hey ho podcast. Boblitt has opened for Uncle...

Duration:00:45:55

Episode 145: Jenni Lou Russi

6/30/2020
Episode 145: Isms! Today I'm joined by comedian and college professor Jenni Lou Russi. We had an in depth conversation about ageism & sexism in comedy, living in campers, industry pay, and Jenni shares valuable insight on writing press releases. Plus more! Please rate, review, and subscribe! Jenni Lou Russi: Bio: Jenni Lou Russi started performing Stand Up Comedy in Alaska in the early 90's, cutting her teeth on gigs in dive bars, remote fishing/hunting lodges, and Pierce Street Annex...

Duration:01:50:31

Episode 144: Madeleine Farley

6/26/2020
Episode 144: Breaking into comedy! Today I'm joined by Madeleine Farley, a newer comedian with years of theater experience. We talked about being new to comedy, how a theater background is helpful in comedy, and negative effects of shock comedy. Plus more! Please rate, review, and subscribe! Madeleine Farley: Bio: Madeleine (or Mads) Farley is a performer living in the Twin Cities, originally hailing from New Jersey. Her stand-up mostly consists of irreverent self-referential humor that...

Duration:01:11:06

Episode 143: Dustin Nickerson

6/23/2020
Episode 143: Heightened Senses! Today I'm joined by Dustin Nickerson (Comedy Central, Netflix) and we talked about being positive & generous, comedy casting, building your social media following, and being in the room. Plus more! Please rate, review, and subscribe! Dustin Nickerson: Bio: A Seattle native now suffering in Southern California, Dustin Nickerson is an in demand comic on the rise. He’s been seen Laughs on Fox, the PBS Comedy Hour, Hulu and can regularly be heard on Sirius...

Duration:01:21:13

Episode 142: Zach Miller

6/19/2020
Episode 142: The future of comedy. Today I'm joined by Zach Miller, comedian, producer, and former comedy club booker & manager. We had a great conversation about the future of comedy, evolving over time, how comedians are ahead of the curve with social media, and booking comedy clubs. Plus more! Please rate, review, and subscribe! Zach Miller: Bio: Comedian. Host. Producer. Dope Dad. Website: https://thezachmiller.com/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/zachmillerdawg/ Twitter:...

Duration:01:16:58

Episode 141: Tim Harmston

6/16/2020
Episode 141: Tandem comedy! Today I'm joined by Tim Harmston (Late Show w/David Letterman, Last Comic Standing) to talk about performing tandem comedy, performing/touring with his wife, lighting, and corporate comedy shows. Plus more! Please rate, review, and subscribe! Tim Harmston: Bio: Stand Up Comic originally from Wisconsin, currently living in Minneapolis - sometimes road dawg', video maker, dog dad, and Packer fan. Two albums released on Stand Up! Records -- available at...

Duration:00:54:35

Episode 140: Stu McCallister

6/12/2020
Episode 140: We're not the only ones! Today I'm joined by Stu McCallister and we had a great conversation about how states have handled the pandemic, politics, being productive, and not being right for every show. Plus more! Please rate, review, and subscribe! Stu McCallister: Bio: Stu McCallister is a comedian who does comedian things. He has been in some fests- Laughing Skull, Trial By Laughter, Oddball, and Laughfest. He has been named Funniest Person in West Michigan (2017 and 2018)...

Duration:01:08:19

Episode 139: Wayne Burfeind

6/9/2020
Episode 139: How do you say your name? Today's guest is Twin Cities favorite Wayne Burfeind. We had a fun conversation about hard to pronounce names, our shared affection for craft beer, quarantine, and show running in bars. Plus more! Please rate, review, and subscribe! Wayne Burfeind: Bio: Minneapolis Veteran who has opened for Doug Stanhope, Louis Anderson, Donnell Rawlings...Has performed from Sioux Saint Marie to Reno. A Founding member of the Minneapolis Comedy Death Squad....

Duration:01:23:58

Episode 138: Zach Peterson

6/5/2020
Episode 138: What's your comedy like? Today my guest is Zach Peterson and we had a great conversation about the demographics, virtual comedy , cancelled gigs, and trying to describe our comedy styles. Plus more! Please rate, review, and subscribe! Zach Peterson: Bio: Out of Omaha Nebraska, Zach Peterson is consistently touring around the country working at clubs, theaters and festivals year round. Minneapolis' CityPages called him "one of the nicest and funniest performers around, with...

Duration:01:16:25

Episode 137: Lauren Rice

5/29/2020
Episode 137: Relationships & comedy. This week I'm joined by Lauren Rice and we had a wonderful conversation about dating during the pandemic, Improv, and talking to strangers. Plus more! Please rate, review, and subscribe! Lauren Rice: Bio: Lauren Rice is a runner, comedian, and writer. She performs Improv and she just started stand-up this year. She has ran competitively for close to ten years. She loves to learn about what makes life fulfilling and inspire others to live their best...

Duration:00:55:16

Episode 136: Dave Waite

5/26/2020
Episode 136: Sometimes its out of our control. This week I'm joined by Dave Waite (Late Nite with Jimmy Fallon) and we talked about elements that are out of our control, finding other creative outlets, and going to places we didn't really want to. Plus more! Please rate, review, and subscribe! Dave Waite: Bio: LOS ANGELES-BASED COMEDIAN DAVE WAITE IS A CHARISMATIC ODDBALL WHOSE SHOWS ARE NON-STOP FUN. THANKS IN PART TO STELLAR PERFORMANCES ON LATE NIGHT WITH JIMMY FALLON, COMEDY...

Duration:00:43:59

Episode 135: Larry Smith

5/22/2020
Episode 135: Fun times at bar shows! This week I'm joined by my good pal Larry Smith, we had a fantastic conversation about romance, rowdy bar owners, lousy show producers, and friendly police! Plus more! Please rate, review, and subscribe! Larry Smith: Bio: Larry Smith is irreverently reverent, honest but joyful, and an educated dumb-dumb. From hallucinogen-induced sword fights, to blunt discussions of fatherhood, to the best ways to protect yourself, he leads you on a journey from one...

Duration:00:52:17

Episode 134: Zoltan Kaszas

5/19/2020
Episode 134: Staying creative! This week I'm joined by Zoltan Kaszas (Dry Bar Comedy, Laugh's on Fox), we had a fantastic conversation about college tours, staying creative during quarantine, taking advantage of your online presence, "Do It Yourself" tours & comedy specials, and living arrangements! Plus more! Please rate, review, and subscribe! Zoltan Kaszas: Bio: Zoltan Kaszas was born in Budapest Hungary and moved to the United States on July 4th 1991. At the age of 19 Zoltan was...

Duration:01:17:40