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Worst Gig Ever with Geoff Garlock and Mike Pace

Jul 28, 2012

The veritable Prince of All Media, Jake Fogelnest welcomes us to his posh hotel room to chat about his beginings as a 15 year old wunderkind interviewing Cypress Hill in his bedroom on public access and later MTV, getting involved with the Upright Citizens Brigade Theater, VH1's Best Week Ever, and Sirius Satellite...


Jul 22, 2012

Jon Fine - mild-mannered media analyst by day, axe-slinging paragon of post-whatever indie rock by night - shares tales from his more than twenty years of slugging it out in the trenches in an assortment of legendary outfits.  From van breakdowns, canceling shows, and breaking knuckles in the dusty pre-Internet days of...


Jul 14, 2012

Gentleman Pete Schultz has an ideal WORST GIG EVER pedigree: he used to play in a hardcore band called Crisis Bureau, slugged it out in the trenches with a bunch of shit jobs, and now writes for Weekend Update on Saturday Night Live.  Howie do it?  Take a listen, as Pete's tale is one for ages; wrought with crummy...


Jul 8, 2012

Freshkills frontman and VICE scribe Zach Lipez paints a grimy portrait of pre-Strokesian New York and all of the beer-soaked and drug-fueled insanity that comes with being an incredibly charming journeyman rock dude.  Plus his take on partying too hard before shows, playing benefit shows for meth heads, and vomiting...


Jul 1, 2012

Longtime UCB improv/sketch/stand-up guru Will Hines begins this episode like a songbird and quickly transforms into a "Little Buddha," dispensing choice tidbits about zen and the art of motorcycle improvising.  From coping with those sleepless nights filled with anxiety to bombing in front of hundreds of people while...