Live from the Comedy Castle bar, L.A.-based comedian, musician and producer J. Chris Newberg returns to The Comedy Castle Podcast as he performs this weekend at the club. Chris talks about songwriting for comedy vs music, what he does when he returns to Detroit, and why stand-up comedy isn’t what it used to be. Hear Chris and Tom’s reaction to the open mike they just performed on, and make sure to get your tickets to see Chris this weekend at the link below.
Zach Martina is a Comedy Castle favorite and a close friend of Tom. So let’s celebrate Zach’s headlining weekend over drinks and dinner and the great conversation that you’ll hear on this week’s podcast. You are a fly-on-the-wall, as Zach breaks down his quick ascent in the comedy world, how he quit his “regular” job for comedy and hear what he thinks the essential elements are for making it in stand-up comedy today. Zach plays three shows this Dream Cruise weekend. Tickets and more info can be found at the link below.
April Macie burst on to the scene with her appearance on season four of “Last Comic Standing” and quickly became a favorite of the Howard Stern show. She stole the show on “Snoop Dogg Presents: The Bad Girls of Comedy” and recently featured in the Netflix special; “Tiffany Haddish: She Ready!” She performs all over the world and recently had an Op-Ed published in the LA Times. A great comic and fascinating person, this is a really fun interview. Tix for April’s shows this week can be found at the link below.