Serious Comedy Talk


Nov. 2, 2021

Episode 87: Jeff Altman

For most of his life, Jeff Altman resided in Los Angeles where he was a sought after stand up comedian, as well as an accomplishe…

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Oct. 26, 2021

Episode 86: Nina Kraus

Nina Kraus, Ph.D., is a scientist, inventor, and amateur musician who studies the biology of auditory learning. She began her car…

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Oct. 19, 2021

Episode 85: Gwen Sunkel

Gwen Sunkel is an Indianapolis comedian, emcee, and character actor. She performs regularly at Helium Comedy Club and The White R…

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Oct. 12, 2021

Episode 84: David Britton

David Britton released his first full-length comedy album last year called “The History of the Universe” and it’s a delightfully …

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Oct. 5, 2021

Corey Ryan Forrester - One More Time

I’m running a repeat of my Corey Ryan Forrester episode as he and the WELLred comedy team are performing in Huntsville (my new ho…

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Sept. 28, 2021

Episode 83: Greg Warren

Greg Warren, most recently seen on Late Night with Seth Meyers, The Late Late Show and Comedy Central Presents, has built a stron…

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Sept. 21, 2021

Episode 82: Liz Miele

Liz Miele, originally from New Jersey, started doing stand-up at 16 in New York City. At 18 she was profiled in The New Yorker Ma…

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Sept. 14, 2021

Episode 81: Erica Switzer

Erica Switzer is a Chicago-born educator, comedian, and public speaker formerly based in Shanghai, China. With her unique energy …

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Sept. 7, 2021

Episode 80: Brian Atkinson

Brian Atkinson began his stand-up career later in life, but his radio and public speaking experience gave him the ability to move…

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Aug. 31, 2021

Episode 79: Steve Devinney

Steve Devinney is a Detroit comedian who finds humor in his own tragic moments. Steve is a playwright and actor in addition to hi…

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Aug. 24, 2021

Episode 78: Jeff Oskay

Jeff Oskay started performing stand-up comedy when he was 30. He wanted to write for other comics but was told he had to perform …

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Aug. 18, 2021

Episode 77: Sean White

Sean White is one of the best comedians I’ve heard make tragedy funny. His take on losing his family members one by one on his “D…

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Aug. 10, 2021

Episode 76: Brian Hicks

Brian Hicks is from Chicago but calls the stage he’s on tonight home. Brian’s easy going style and hilarious stories about being …

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July 28, 2021

Repeat Episode: Dwight Simmons

Since, I am hamstringed by my current bandwidth and having no space for interviews, I'm bringing back one of my favorites. I got…

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July 13, 2021

Episode 75: Todd Glass

Todd Glass has been performing comedy since he was a teenager in Philly. He’s gotten really good at it. With a mix of silliness,…

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June 29, 2021

Episode 74: Bob Fredricks

Bob Fredricks started stand-up 10 years ago and released his debut album “Burger Prince” last year. He’s run and promoted shows f…

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June 22, 2021

Michael Palascak (Repeat)

This is a repeat of my talk with Michael Palascak. This is one of my favorite interviews and Michael drops a lot of knowledge and…

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June 8, 2021

Episode 73: Jan Mcinnis

Jan McInnis wanted to be a comedian from a very young age. She did it and now she is a sought-after corporate comedian and keynot…

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May 25, 2021

Episode 72: Phil Johnson

Phil Johnson has an action packed show filled with his two loves, comedy and music. It’s a show filled with sharp unexpected tur…

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May 18, 2021

Tom Dreesen Revisited

Re-air of my firs episode with the legendary Tom Dreesen! Here’s the BTB Internet Talk Show’s Twitch Channel. Check out all their…

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May 11, 2021

Episode 71: Steve Sabo

EDGY. ANGRY. HONEST. HILARIOUS! Slowing down is not in Steve Sabo's vocabulary. Tirelessly working the road an astonishing 52 we…

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May 4, 2021

Episode 70: Alive Show App with Ruben Cagnie & Forrest Haigh

Forrest Haigh & Ruben Cagnie wanted to make an app that allowed comedians to perform anywhere without restrictions. They came up …

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April 27, 2021

Mark Riccodonna

Mark Riccadonna grew up an artsy jock outside of Youngstown, Ohio. At age 17 (like a bad independent movie), Mark moved to NYC in…

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April 20, 2021

Episode 68: Dustin Chafin

Dustin Chafin is a stand-up comedian based in New York City who The New York Times said “is getting laughs every time he speaks.”…

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