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Episode 31 – Nick Taylor – Inside the Wall Part 1

9/24/2017
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Subscribe on iTunes Comedian and friend, Nick Taylor, stops by to say farewell before leaving Asheville for San Diego… and stays for 3 hours! Jason and Nick had only known each other for about a year when they recorded this, but as you will see, there’s a lot of history and a lot of love.… The post Episode 31 – Nick Taylor – Inside the Wall Part 1 appeared first on Learning to Fail.

Duration: 00:53:19


Episode 30 – Joel Pace – Deep in the Zone

9/17/2017
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Subscribe on iTunes Comedy Zone booker and comedy teacher, Joel Pace, joins Jason in the Green Room to talk about what it takes to make it as a comedian and some of the pitfalls new comics fall into. If you want to take comedy classes with Joel, check out Comedy Zone Classes with Joel https://www.cltcomedyzone.com/classes/ The post Episode 30 – Joel Pace – Deep in the Zone appeared first on Learning to Fail.

Duration: 00:45:12


Episode 29 – Grayson Morris – Am I a Weird Girl?

9/10/2017
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Subscribe on iTunes Comedian Grayson Morris takes her turn on the couch before leaving town for a whirlwind tour across the country. Grayson is a favorite among Asheville comedians, and even teaches her own comedy class from time to time. You can follow Grayson’s career at graysonmorriscomedy.com The post Episode 29 – Grayson Morris – Am I a Weird Girl? appeared first on Learning to Fail.

Duration: 01:07:46


Episode 28 – Becca Steinhoff and Herbie Gill – Two Jokes Are Better Than One

9/3/2017
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Subscribe on iTunes New York based comedians Becca Steinhoff and Herbie Gill talk with Jason while they’re in town. After exchanging only a few words with Becca at an open mic in Asheville, NC, Jason realized he wanted the rest of their conversation to be recorded. She brought her partner, Herbie along, and the three… The post Episode 28 – Becca Steinhoff and Herbie Gill – Two Jokes Are Better Than One appeared first on Learning to Fail.

Duration: 02:10:57


Episode 27 – Kevin Gootee – Comics Watching Comics

8/27/2017
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Subscribe on iTunes In this episode Jason talks with comedian and actor, Kevin Gootee. Kevin works and performs in NYC has a show called “Comics Watching Comics,” which just got picked up by Amazon Prime. The post Episode 27 – Kevin Gootee – Comics Watching Comics appeared first on Learning to Fail.

Duration: 01:01:11


Episode 26 – Sid Davis – Cruisin’ for Amusin’

8/20/2017
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Subscribe on iTunes Comedian Sid Davis sits down with Jason before they perform together for the first time in over a year. Meanwhile Jason has been to comedy school and Sid has started performing on cruise ships. It’s been a big year for everyone! The post Episode 26 – Sid Davis – Cruisin’ for Amusin’ appeared first on Learning to Fail.

Duration: 01:47:17


Episode 25 – Caesar Lizardo – L.A. Comedy Confidential

8/14/2017
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Subscribe on iTunes Comedian, Caesar Lizardo, gets together with Jason during his trip to Los Angeles to talk about making your way as a new fish in the shark infested waters of Hollywood. The post Episode 25 – Caesar Lizardo – L.A. Comedy Confidential appeared first on Learning to Fail.

Duration: 01:24:48


Episode 24 – David Furman – The Story is in the Details

8/6/2017
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Subscribe on iTunes Internationally acclaimed artist, retired college professor and Fulbright scholar, David Furman, joins Jason to talk about art, spirituality, 2nd homes and cancer. Not to mention a little Kathy Griffin and Goliath. David helped Jason truly find his voice as a visual artist and they’ve been friends ever since. Maybe if few all… The post Episode 24 – David Furman – The Story is in the Details appeared first on Learning to Fail.

Duration: 01:26:59


Episode 23 – Paul Hefti – All That Jazz

7/30/2017
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Subscribe on iTunes Paul Hefti invites Jason into his home to discuss old times and the amazing story of his father, Jazz composer, Neil Hefti. They talk family, friendship and the unfathomable combination of luck and talent required to become the musician’s musician his dad was, and the incredible joy Paul is now experiencing as… The post Episode 23 – Paul Hefti – All That Jazz appeared first on Learning to Fail.

Duration: 01:26:01


Episode 22 – Jack Willhite – The Song Remains Insane

7/23/2017
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Subscribe on iTunes Musical comedian Jack Willhite joins Jason in the green room before their first of two shows heading into New Year’s Eve, 2017. Jack has some great stories about life on the road. It’s not an easy life, but he’s pretty easy with it. The post Episode 22 – Jack Willhite – The Song Remains Insane appeared first on Learning to Fail.

Duration: 01:04:58


Episode 21 – Michael Hurd – There’s Something About Poly

7/16/2017
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Subscribe on iTunes A Polyamorist, a Buddhist, a Contractor, a Therapist and an Ecstatic Dancer walk into a podcast… and Jason records the whole thing! Enjoy this walk on the wild side with Jason’s good friend and confidant, Michael Hurd. This is one of those early personal episodes you’re going to love. It’s a chance… The post Episode 21 – Michael Hurd – There’s Something About Poly appeared first on Learning to Fail.

Duration: 02:34:39


Episode 20 – Bobby Slayton – In the Doghouse with the Pitbull of Comedy

7/9/2017
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Subscribe on iTunes Bobby Slayton has been headlining comedy shows for 40 years. He’s been in movies, TV shows, and done countless morning radio spots. For a time he even had his own room in Vegas. Not a small feat for any comedian! One of the things I always gain from my time spent with… The post Episode 20 – Bobby Slayton – In the Doghouse with the Pitbull of Comedy appeared first on Learning to Fail.

Duration: 00:58:17


Episode 19 – Chuck Roy – Failing Intergalactically

7/2/2017
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Subscribe on iTunes Comedian, Actor and Professor of comedy, Chuck Roy joins Jason for an epic discourse about making it as a comedian. Chuck is generous, creative and riding the wave of what’s happening now. Or is he creating it? Tune in now and decide for yourself! Study with Chuck online at Comedy 101. Check… The post Episode 19 – Chuck Roy – Failing Intergalactically appeared first on Learning to Fail.

Duration: 01:36:07


Episode 18 – JP Sears – Failing at Fear of Failure

6/18/2017
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Subscribe on iTunes JP Sears joins Jason via Skype to discuss how to become Ultra Spiritual and why taking the biggest risk of his life led JP to finally experience the success and joy he’d been avoiding for years. The sound is a little rough on this one, but the content is not to be… The post Episode 18 – JP Sears – Failing at Fear of Failure appeared first on Learning to Fail.

Duration: 00:57:02


Episode 17 – Terri Barton Gregg – Failing at Falderal

6/11/2017
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Subscribe on iTunes Terri Barton Gregg is a lifelong comedian who’s only been performing for 6 years. She has a presence that projects a lifetime of experience, despite her relatively brief history on stage. But none of that stops her from running the world! Terri is a major player in the Denver comedy scene and… The post Episode 17 – Terri Barton Gregg – Failing at Falderal appeared first on Learning to Fail.

Duration: 02:06:25


Episode 16 – Cecil Bothwell – Failing Without Fossil Fuels

6/4/2017
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Subscribe on iTunes Cecil Bothwell takes a seat on the couch to teach Jason about the inevitability of driverless technologies, and the importance of feeding the soil so the soil can feed you. Cecil is an author, politician, and progressive thinker. The world needs more people like Cecil. The post Episode 16 – Cecil Bothwell – Failing Without Fossil Fuels appeared first on Learning to Fail.

Duration: 02:13:43


Episode 15 – David Lurey – Failing as a Foreigner

5/28/2017
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Subscribe on iTunes David Lurey is a native Asheville yoga teacher gone rogue. He lives an amazing life. Having grown up in this small mountain town, and leaving just before it became Manhattan’s 6th borough, David lives on an island in Spain, he’s married to a beautiful Swiss woman, and together they travel the world… The post Episode 15 – David Lurey – Failing as a Foreigner appeared first on Learning to Fail.

Duration: 02:06:29


Episode 14 – Jeff Messer – Failing at Radio Freedom

5/21/2017
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Subscribe on iTunes Jeff Messer just lost his job. For the past 4-1/2 years, he has been the voice of progressive talk radio in Asheville and beyond. In a flash, all of that was taken away from him. There was no warning, no explanation given. He just showed up on Monday to do his show,… The post Episode 14 – Jeff Messer – Failing at Radio Freedom appeared first on Learning to Fail.

Duration: 02:14:59


Episode 13 – David Cohen – Failing at Funnies

5/14/2017
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Subscribe on iTunes David Cohen is a divinely balanced embodiment of wisdom, humility and humor — much like the editorial cartoons he draws for Asheville’s premier daily paper, The Citizen Times. I think you’ll really enjoy this glimpse into the mind of a man who has dedicated his life to a disappearing art form. There… The post Episode 13 – David Cohen – Failing at Funnies appeared first on Learning to Fail.

Duration: 01:57:25


Episode 9 – Wes Clark Jr. – Failing on the Front Line

4/16/2017
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Subscribe on iTunes Activist, Veteran, and fellow boarding school survivor Wes Clark Jr. calls Jason to compare notes on how each has spent the last 30 years. Wes won. His life has been way more compelling and now he is a hero to many, including Jason. The post Episode 9 – Wes Clark Jr. – Failing on the Front Line appeared first on Learning to Fail.

Duration: 00:59:45

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