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Syndication

Our first live episode! On June 27th we took over Arcade Comedy Theater in the heart of the cultural district for an exciting night of comedy, music and interviews. We had standup comedy from Tim Ross (@Tim_Is_Win), storytelling from the equally funny Derek Minto, New Victorians were the musical guest, and our featured guest was WQED’s Rick Sebak!

The show was a lot of fun, and it was sponsored by Penn Brewery offering year-round and seasonal selections of beer all brewed right here in The ‘Burgh! Visit them at their Northside Brewery and restaurant where the tradition of their lagering caves lives on. Check them out on facebook, twitter, Google+, Instagram, and at PennBrew.com. Penn Brewery – Pure Pittsburgh.

One note: we had a slight mixup with recording the audio from the sound board, so what you will hear is what we picked up from the mic on the desk on stage.It isn’t too bad, but we apologize that it isn’t the pristine audio we intended!

Direct download: EPISODE_34_-_Live_from_Arcade_Comedy_Theater_with_Rick_Sebak.mp3
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This week we have a very special guest – City Coucilman and Democratic Candidate for the Office of Mayor of Pittsburgh, BILL PEDUTO is on the show. Bill has decades of work in city politics and policy, and he shares with us that his end-goal is being mayor of this great city. He talks about his agenda, his policies, how he got into the politics game and his vision for the future of this great city. He is likely to be elected mayor this fall, having just won the democratic primary, and his plans for this city are very exciting.

We want to thank Bill for taking time out of his incredibly busy schedule to sit and speak with us, and to thank his incredibly hard-working staff for coordinating with us.

Direct download: EPISODE_33_-_Bill_Peduto_City_Councilman_and_Mayoral_Candidate.mp3
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My guest this week is Tyler Crumrine. Tyler works with a theater group in town and is one of the hosts of the very funny show “Ninjas vs. Podcast” on which he and two of his friends debate a series of “this vs. that” items submitted by users. Tyler is relatively new to the city, though not to the area, and he and I sit down to talk about his show, his work and his take on life here for a new grad.

Direct download: EPISODE_32_-_Tyler_Crumrine_of__Ninajas_v.s_Podcast_.mp3
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This week our guest is the incredibly talented Mike Rubino. Mike was on an earlier episode with Kristy Nolen talking about opening the Arcade Comedy Theater.

This time, however, Mike is here to talk about MIKE! You ever meet someone and you wonder how they do it all? Someone super creative and producing so much great work and still friendly and normal? Mike is that guy. He is a fantastic writer, won the 48 Hour FIlm Project last year, writes and produces “Dodge Intrepid and the Pages of Time” (a 30′s style radio adventure), runs the Arcade Comedy Theater with the other 4 founders, does improv, runs the design and branding for Arcade Comedy Theater, OH… he also has a full-time job.
Mike sits down to talk comedy, creativity, Pittsburgh and a whole lot more!
Direct download: EPISOD_E31_-_Mike_Rubino.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:00am EDT

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