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S03E23: Andy Kindler

Chowderheading with Andy Kindler.

“State of the Industry” speaker Andy joins us for discussions on comedy, comedians, and the quality therein. Also joining us, owner of Toronto’s Comedy Bar and member of The Sketchersons Gary Rideout Jr joins in.

Andy’s in town performing in Toronto at Comedy Bar the weekend of Jan 20-22/12. Click HERE for details!

Join tva, Andy, Gary, and Ian as we mumble through the following:

– The recent comedy news around former guest Todd Glass, Dane Cook, and TJ Miller
– Why can’t comics get along? On forums, anyway…
– Andy’s “State of the Industry” address every year
– Religion…for some reason

Thanks and enjoy!


S03E22: Kevin Brauch

Clinking the glasses with Kevin Brauch.

Regular guest and friend Kevin slides by with a new drink, awkward gifts, and a ton of fun.

Join tva, Kevin, and Ian as we take a tipple with:

– Todd’s visit to Iron Chef America
– Kevin brings gifts!
– Kevin meets some A-and-A-Minus-List celebrities
– A new drink is made

And don’t forget to come down to “Comedy Above the Pub – LIVE!!!” at Comedy Bar on Thursday Jan 19th with Debra DiGiovanni and Nile Seguin!

Click HERE for details!

Thanks and enjoy!


S03E17: Fraser Young

Putting pen to paper with Fraser Young.

Having landed back in Toronto from NYC, we catch up with Fraser about him, the Brothers Belleville, Strombo, and others.

Join tva, Fraser, and Ian as we take note of the following:

– Fraser’s great work on Almost Heroes, George Stromboulopoulos, and Brave New Waves
– The ugliness of going to the gym
– Why ‘Cheers’ still holds water

See Fraser here on Strombo in action!

And don’t forget to CLICK HERE to bring JIMMY PARDO to Toronto.

Thanks and enjoy!