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BTP 067 Breaking The Silence (VEILSIDE - Ron & Jean Thomas)

3/28/2018
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We are proud to be joined by Jean and Ron Thomas for a discussion about their charity CARE - Chicago Autism Resource & Education and their annual event BREAKING THE SILENCE, Now in it's 10th year! We discuss band riding in vans, moshpits, and doing good things for kids! It's a 3-Hour Marathon of fun and informative conversation. Towards the end, our friend Brian joined us for some more fun talk. go visit the Portillo's on Golf Rd in #Schaumburg as they host charity event benefiting Chicago...

Duration:02:52:53

BTP 066: Black Panther (Beside the Projector 2?)

2/25/2018
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Joe Tony and Shawn talk about our experience seeing the latest Marvel Cinematic Vehicle "Black Panther" and our interpretation of the film and it's themes and concepts. We also say bad words and talk smack about local cover bands, but then retract our smack (re-smackt?) to praise a few. Ending song: "Dust in the Wind" (cover) by Veilside - check them out at Veilsideband.com and join us for Autism benefit "Breaking the Silence" at Durty Nellie's in Palatine, IL on April 29th - all the...

Duration:01:32:40

BTP 062: Put Gomer in that Pyle

1/11/2018
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A Year in Review! Notable deaths and changes that took place in 2017, and a look at what 2018 will look like! Thanks For Listening! send us an email ----> BTPpod@gmail.com LEAVE A MESSAGE ON OUR VOICEMAIL LINE ----> +16087287763 or follow us on twitter and join the discussion - twitter.com/BesideTPpod Support our show and get access to EXCLUSIVE CONTENT at patreon.com/btppod Joe's twitter - twitter.com/jopesays Shawn's twitter - twitter.com/SWPorter5150 Tony's twitter -...

Duration:01:35:41

BTP 058: Hashtag Hug-A-Stranger

10/8/2017
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Our Tribute to Tom Petty and The Victims of the 10/1/17 Tragedy in Las Vegas. We discover that Tony and Tom shared a birthday, so we discuss some lesser-know Petty tunes and discuss a few other folks that October 20th birthday. Hit up Tony on or near October 20th to wish him a happy birthday... twitter.com/AnthonyRoss57 List of the lives lost in Las Vegas and links to donate to the victim fund:...

Duration:01:16:15

BTP 057: This is Where They Shoot The Horses

8/28/2017
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Our friend Brian Sanchez, accompanied by his wife Erica, joins us for a few steps down memory lane, a preview of more future fun with Shawn's long time friends... Thanks For Listening! send us an email ----> BTPpod@gmail.com LEAVE A MESSAGE ON OUR VOICEMAIL LINE ----> +16087287763 or follow us on twitter and join the discussion - twitter.com/BesideTPpod Support our show and get access to EXCLUSIVE CONTENT at patreon.com/btppod Joe's twitter - twitter.com/jopesays Shawn's twitter -...

Duration:00:57:39

BTP 056: I Hated That Car

7/31/2017
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From the Chevy Vega to Suzanne Vega, we discuss a plethora of random topics. An episode we recorded in March but forgot about until recently. We have others, so look forward to more "throwback" episodes in the near future. Thanks For Listening! send us an email ----> BTPpod@gmail.com or follow us on twitter and join the discussion - twitter.com/BesideTPpod Joe's twitter - twitter.com/jopesays Shawn's twitter - twitter.com/SWPorter5150 Tony's twitter - twitter.com/anthonyross57 visit our...

Duration:01:18:18

BTP 054: Beside The Music #11 - Sounds Familiar

7/19/2017
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Shawn and Joe walk Tony through some classic songs that sound like OTHER songs, and for good reason... These staples of hip-hop, electronica, and other modern sounds feature the frameworks of classic Jazz, R&B, Blues, Punk, and Funk songs that you might be surprised to hear! Thanks For Listening! send us an email ----> BTPpod@gmail.com or follow us on twitter and join the discussion - twitter.com/BesideTPpod Joe's twitter - twitter.com/jopesays Shawn's twitter - twitter.com/SWPorter5150...

Duration:01:08:54

BTP 051 Sunday Funday Episode #1: Tony is a Wonderful Guy

6/19/2017
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This is just a silly episode where we have fun with Tony and laugh about clips and quotes from random shit like David Bowie on Soul Train, Mel Brooks in Blazing Saddles... These episodes will be just silly banter that goes nowhere, but i guess that's every episode, isn't it... We WILL be featuring some loose content such as this on our monthy PATREON subscription page... patreon.com/btppod donate as little as $1 to hear all of our "Members Only" releases. We're trying to coax Tony into...

Duration:01:13:24

BTP 048 - I Know Gun Fu

2/20/2017
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Episode 48: We Know Gun Fu Joe and Shawn discuss our friends in BUMP (Joe Rocha was featured on Episode 15) and then go on to discuss a few movies. THE COMEDIAN with Robert DeNiro and JOHN WICK with Keanu Reeves. Public Service Announcement: Don't go on Periscope at work... Thanks For Listening! send us an email ----> BTPpod@gmail.com or follow us on twitter and join the discussion - twitter.com/BesideTPpod Joe's twitter - twitter.com/jopesays Shawn's twitter - twitter.com/SWPorter5150...

Duration:01:14:28

BTP 047: A Tale of Two Diners

2/11/2017
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On the night before the 2017 Presidential Inauguration, Tony, Joe & Shawn were hanging out at the Loaded Buffalo in Mundelein, IL (www.loadedbuffalo.com) talking about the general mood our country is in, and delved into a little bit of Shawn's history serving in the Air Force. The recording session was cut short by some weird circumstances, so a few weeks later Shawn and Joe sat down at another eating establishment, Jojo's in Schaumburg, IL...

Duration:01:46:56

BTP 044: Fourty-Four SHIP SHIP (IJ Cruise Anniversary Special)

1/18/2017
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Joe and Tony are joined by a plethora of guests, all celebrating the one year anniversary of the inaugural Impractical Jokers Cruise, back in January of 2016. A BIG THANK YOU to Kelli, Julia, Jess and Katherine for joining us live, and Lorell, Jeff, Jeanie, Paul, Sam, Cindy, Cheri and Theo for sharing their memories!! They discuss the comedians, the ship, the fans and all the special moments we had. Look out for another episode before november to preview what the NEXT CRUISE will be like...

Duration:01:55:12

BTP043: Find Jim Nabors in Your Local Thrift Store

1/13/2017
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Joe and Shawn visit Rediscover Records in Elgin, IL. They have some fun and find some gems... Thanks For Listening! send us an email ----> BTPpod@gmail.com or follow us on twitter and join the discussion - twitter.com/BesideTPpod Joe's twitter - twitter.com/jopesays Shawn's twitter - twitter.com/SWPorter5150 Tony's twitter - twitter.com/anthonyross57 visit our blog at BTPpod.com for pictures, videos and more info about us, our guests and discussions. Intro music: "RetroFuture Clean" & "Be...

Duration:01:18:43

BTP 041: Beside the Music #7 (2016 In Memoriam)

1/2/2017
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Shawn and Joe recap the musicians who left us in 2016. Thanks For Listening! send us an email ----> BTPpod@gmail.com or follow us on twitter and join the discussion - twitter.com/BesideTPpod Joe's twitter - twitter.com/jopesays Shawn's twitter - twitter.com/SWPorter5150 Tony's twitter - twitter.com/anthonyross57 visit our blog at BTPpod.com for pictures, videos and more info about us, our guests and discussions. Intro music: "RetroFuture (Clean & Dirty)" by Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)...

Duration:01:22:35

BTP 040: Do You Think He Swooned the Guy?

12/31/2016
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40 EPISODES!!! Thanks all for joining us in 2016, and look for much MUCH more fun in 2017... Joe and Shawn talk about Richard Marx on an Airplane and Liam Neeson in a Santa Suit... send us an email ----> BTPpod@gmail.com or follow us on twitter and join the discussion - twitter.com/BesideTPpod Joe's twitter - twitter.com/jopesays Shawn's twitter - twitter.com/SWPorter5150 Tony's twitter - twitter.com/anthonyross57 visit our blog at BTPpod.com for pictures, videos and more info about us,...

Duration:01:09:47

BTP 039: ​ What's a Jail-mitzvah?

12/30/2016
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​Joe is joined by returning guest John (twitter.com/baronofBAM) and a new guest, John's girlfriend Christine (twitter.com/ordbookgirl). We discuss books, Chicago Cubs, prison, Monkees, and much more... Thanks For Listening! send us an email ----> BTPpod@gmail.com or follow us on twitter and join the discussion - twitter.com/BesideTPpod Joe's twitter - twitter.com/jopesays Shawn's twitter - twitter.com/SWPorter5150 Tony's twitter - twitter.com/anthonyross57 visit our blog at BTPpod.com for...

Duration:00:51:36

BTP Christmas Special 2016 - Part 2 of 2

12/23/2016
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John and Christine Join Joe for Another Round of Holiday Hootenany. We each discuss our favorite Christmas Songs and listen to some lesser-known gems. (Complete with Shawn introducing the segment and adding his own favorite songs to the mix.) MERRY CHRISTMAS AND HAPPY HOLIDAYS TO ALL OF OUR LISTENERS!! Thanks For Listening! send us an email ----> BTPpod@gmail.com or follow us on twitter and join the discussion - twitter.com/BesideTPpod Joe's twitter - twitter.com/jopesays Shawn's twitter -...

Duration:00:49:38

BTP Christmas Special 2016 - Part 1 of 2

12/23/2016
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Joe and Tony are joined by former host Dom and his wife (and former guest) Mary Ann to discuss some interesting tales of Christmases of yore. Presidents, Spacemen, Lying Parents, Guerrilla Fighters, Breakfast Restaurants, and NORAD are ALL represented in this jam-packed exploration of fun holiday folklore. (complete with an intro featuring Shawn and HIS Christmas experiences) Thanks For Listening! send us an email ----> BTPpod@gmail.com or follow us on twitter and join the discussion -...

Duration:00:52:54

BTP 038: Adopt-A-Sock

12/17/2016
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​Dom (twitter.com/TheDomarazzi) and Mary Ann (twitter.com/MaryAnnVille) finally make it through the storm to join Joe and Tony for a discussion about holidays this season other than Christmas. Thanks For Listening! send us an email ----> BTPpod@gmail.com or follow us on twitter and join the discussion - twitter.com/BesideTPpod Joe's twitter - twitter.com/jopesays Shawn's twitter - twitter.com/SWPorter5150 Tony's twitter - twitter.com/anthonyross57 visit our blog at BTPpod.com for pictures,...

Duration:01:10:30

BTP 037: What If I Hold It Up To My Face?

12/10/2016
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Joe and Tony react to audio recordings on Joe's phone. We also talk about Alfred Hitchcock Presents and other old TV shows, plus a preview of the Christmas episode to be released in a few weeks. Thanks For Listening! send us an email ----> BTPpod@gmail.com or follow us on twitter and join the discussion - twitter.com/BesideTPpod Joe's twitter - twitter.com/jopesays Shawn's twitter - twitter.com/SWPorter5150 Tony's twitter - twitter.com/anthonyross57 visit our blog at BTPpod.com for...

Duration:00:52:51

BTP036: I Did Predict The Apocalypse

12/1/2016
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​Thanks for listening! Call us: 608-728-7763 or email btppod@gmail.com and tell us what you think, or suggest things for us to talk about. Send us stories and memories for an upcoming holiday episode! Shawn and Joe talk about losing touch with our friends and tattered relationships. Also, Eddie Murphy turned down Star Trek 4. http://www.avclub.com/article/alternate-timeline-eddie-murphy-helped-save-whales-246581 Plus, more talk about soul music, actors putting their kids in movies, And...

Duration:00:51:28