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Episode 87: Dustin Mohr

Episode 87: How offensive are you? This week my guest, Dustin Mohr loves to be offensive. We talk about talking breaks from comedy, being offensive, going all in, and knowing what your getting into when you take a booking from knowing the headliner's material to knowing what the rating of the show is. Plus more! Website: FB: Twitter: Patreon:...


Episode 86: Brad Stewart

Episode 86: Are you an aggressive performer? Have you ever alienated the audience? This week my guest is Brad Stewart (Zoolarious) from Lincoln, NE. He talks about opening for Joan Rivers. Then we talk about alienating the audience, bombing at corporate gigs, and producing shows. Plus lots more! Website: FB: Twitter: Patreon: Dan Bublitz Jr:...


Episode 85: Mike Devore

Episode 85: Do you know your worth? Do you deal with mental illness? This week my guest is LA based comedian Mike Devore (Death By PowerPoint) and he talks about having a manic episode and trying to bring awareness to artists about self-worth. We discuss performing in casinos, writing classes, and trying to get better. Website: FB: Twitter: Patreon:...


Episode 84: Live from Sno Jam Comedy Festival 2019

Episode 84: Live from Sioux Falls Sno Jam Comedy Festival 2019! This week's show features stand-up comedy and conversations with Florentina Tanase, Alan Richardson, & Kandyce August. We talk about performing at events that shouldn't have comedy, dealing with hecklers at bars, and being intimidated by the audience, plus lots more! Photo courtesy of Alex Anson. Website: FB: Twitter:...


Episode 83: Derek Magnus

Episode 83: Have you ever owned your own business? Or perhaps wanted to know what's involved in being in charge of a large event? This week my guest is Derek Magnus (SiouxperCon Director) and we have a great (and really nerdy) conversation about owning comic book stores. Plus we talk about collecting comic books, pros and cons of the comic business, coordinating large events, and much more! Website: FB: Twitter:...


Episode 82: Raul Zambrano

Episode 82: Have you ever thought about working at a comedy club? This week my guest is Raul Zambrano (The Review Review) and he's been working at the Mad House Comedy Club in San Diego for the last few years. We talk about the pros and cons of working at a club, having anxiety, having a day job that works with comedy and the benefits of working the road. Plus lots more! Website: FB: Twitter:...


Episode 81: Casey Kustak

Episode 81: How to you find time to do comedy? This week my guest is Casey Kustak (Attention Seeking Behavior Podcast) and we talk about managing time with comedy & family, working in new material, biggest failures, and what success means. Website: FB: Twitter: Patreon: Dan Bublitz Jr: Casey Kustak:...


Episode 80: Jann Karam

Episode 80: Pre show stress, how do you deal with it? This week my guest is Jann Karam (Seinfeld, Tonight Show) and she has some great stories about pre show stress elements and working with Dana Carvey. We talk about show logistics, the importance of support, self produced one person shows, and much more! Website: FB: Twitter: Patreon: Dan...


Episode 79: Luis Sotelo

Episode 79: Have you bombed in another language? This week my guest is Luis Sotelo, an English/Spanish speaking comedian from San Diego, CA. We have a great conversation on Spanish comedy, cultural differences in comedy, difficulties of hosting & producing shows. Website: FB: Twitter: Patreon: Dan Bublitz Jr: Luis...


Episode 78: Dale Jones

Episode 78: Does working on a cruise ship sound appealing to you? Maybe not so much after my guest, Dale Jones (Last Comic Standing, The Comedy All Stars) talks about the pros and cons of working cruise ships. We also talk about YouTube stars, corporate comedy, and performing family friendly shows with children. Website: FB: Twitter: Patreon:...


Episode 77: Sam Tripoli

Episode 77: Were you traumatized as a child? How has it affected your adulthood? This week I'm joined by Sam Tripoli (Tin Foil Hat Podcast, Punch Drunk Sports) for a fantastic conversation about bar comedy, using our childhood trauma as a strength, being honest on stage, and much more! Website: FB: Twitter: Patreon: Dan Bublitz Jr:...


Episode 76: Maura Gillan

Episode 76: How much time do you spend on marketing? Do you have a marketing plan? In the season two finale my guest is Maura Gillan, a comedian from Lincoln, NE that also happens to be a recent graduate of marketing. We talked about marketing, social media, applying S.W.A.T. to joke writing, and developing a set order. Website: FB: Twitter: Patreon:...


Episode 75: Walter Ford

Episode 75: Have you told a booker you could do more time than you really could? How about trying to perform at a clean show in front of an urban audience? This week my guest Walter Ford has a great story about doing both of those things in one show. We talk about Urban rooms, gaining the audience's trust, not knowing the audience, and being too dirty. Website: FB: Twitter:...


Episode 74: Daryl White Jr

Episode 74: Do you prefer performing in clubs or bars? In episode 74 I'm joined by Daryl White Jr. in his first podcast appearance ever. That's right he's new and we had lots to talk about, like bar comedy. We talked about engaging with the bar crowd, the writing process, and over using words like, "like". Website: FB: Twitter: Patreon: Dan...


Episode 73: Live at Boss' Comedy Club: Nathan Hults, Andy Swann & John Hult

Episode 73: Live from Boss' Comedy Club as a fundraising event for Sioux Falls Sno Jam Comedy Festival. Guests include Nathan Hults (comedian), Andy Swann (comedian), and John Hult (musician). This live episode includes live comedy & music along with conversations about the "Art of Bombing". We talk about the importance of preparation, handling hecklers with delicacy, and nervous band leaders. Website: FB: Twitter:...


Bonus: DIY Tours w/Ryan Shores

Bonus: Have you ever wanted to go on tour? Have you thought about putting a tour together yourself? My guest in this bonus episode, Ryan Shores and I did just that. It wasn't our first DIY tour either. We sat down during our tour to talk about what it takes to put on a DIY tour. From choosing to tour mates to contacting venues, almost everything you need to know is right here in this bonus episode. Website: FB:...


Episode 72: Kent Masloskie (Returns)

Episode 72: Are you trying to grow as a comedian? Do you feel like you have grown as a comedian? This week my guest, Kent Masloskie, making his second appearance, has grown a lot as comedian since the last time he was on the show. We talked about film making, changing perspective, getting laughs, being silly & telling jokes without being too preachy. Website: FB: Twitter: Patreon:...


Episode 71: Haley Raven

Episode 71: If you were a famous headliner would you give local comics the opportunity to open for you when you're in their city? Well my guest this week is Haley Raven based in Omaha and she just got to open for Kyle Kinane in Lincoln, NE at the Zoo Bar. We talked about getting opportunities from touring comics, having low confidence, dealing with hecklers, and the importance of failure. Website: FB: Twitter:...


Episode 70: David Kousgaard

Episode 70: How do you deal with hecklers? Have you ever got hecklers to fight each other? This week my guest is David Kousgaard, an Omaha, NE based comic has an epic story about causing a fight between hecklers. We talked about debate shows, the moment when a joke comes together like a puzzle, the magic of the universe putting material into our laps, and the importance of having a life outside of comedy. Website: FB:...


Episode 69: Big Frog

Episode 69: Do you have any other artistic talents? Maybe you can shred on guitar or spit hip hop versus or perhaps you can handle your own in prison. In episode 69 my guest Big Frog has all of those talents. Big Frog talks about his journey from heavy metal to hip hop to comedy and spending some time in prison. We talk about his sobriety, writing a completely new set for every show, and knowing when to try new material. Website: FB:...