Legendary professional wrestler Mick Foley joins Tom to talk about his upcoming sold-out show at The Comedy Castle! Mick details how he made the transition from wrestler to comedian, why bombing as a comedian hurts more, his love for Tori Amos and answers questions about Tom’s favorite childhood wrestler, Brutus Beefcake! Mick is a talented story teller and a fantastic guest on this show. It’s a must-listen for wrestling fans and an insightful look into the world of comedy as told by one of the most entertaining people around. While tickets are sold-out for Mick’s show, the hilarious Joe List will be appearing September 30th to October 2nd. Tickets for Joe’s shows can be found at the link below.
It’s a two-interview podcast this week! First up is this week’s headliner, Greg Hahn – an impossibly high energy comic and great drummer too! You’ve seen him on Conan and he has been a long time guest on the syndicated “Bob and Tom Show.” He’s a former college basketball player, an ex-Marine, and one incredibly entertaining guy! We also have up-and-coming Detroit comic Ryan Brown on this week’s show. Interviewed back stage last month during his first Castle weekend, this is a must listen for any aspiring local comics. Tickets for this week’s show can be found at the link below.
Mary Mack is the voice of Jesse on the excellent Hulu animated series “Solar Opposites”, a veteran of multiple Conan appearances, and has a great Dry Bar Comedy special out. And she’s this week’s headliner at The Comedy Castle! Mary and Tom cover everything from Polka bands to why so many ex-teachers and musicians find their way into comedy. She is the epitome of “Midwest Nice”, and has five big shows this weekend – tix at the link below!
This week’s headliner and podcast guest, Jordan Carlos broke on to the comedy consciousness of America as Alan, Stephen’s black friend on the “Colbert Report”. A writer and on air personality on “The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore”, he’s also an accomplished stand up comic touring the country extensively. He’s a writer on the Stephen Colbert produced “The God’s Honest Truth” with Charlamagne tha God debuting on Comedy Central September 17th. Jordan’s also voicing a character on the new Adult Swim animated series “Teenage Euthanasia” debuting on the Cartoon Network September 20th. A really cool conversation with Tom on this episode! Get tickets for this week’s shows at the link below.