The Improv Green Room
Set in Denver, one of the best comedy scenes in the country, comedians step into the Improv Green Room to talk about their most intoxicating stories.
info_outline Episode 30: Ms. Pat 07/26/2016
Episode 30: Ms. Pat Ms. Pat joins us in The Improv Green Room to tell us about her life as a hustler in Atlanta. We discuss Crack, Politics, Race, Comedy, and doing what it takes to be a mother. We talk about her rise to fame with comedians like Arnez J, DeRay Davis, and Kat Williams. Her unforgettable story, titled Rabbit: A Memoir will be hitting bookshelves in January. Also fellow comedians, Zac Maas from the Whiskey & Cigarettes Podcast, and AJ Finney from Comedy Central's UP NEXT, also sit in and things get very interesting. This is one Episode you don't want to miss.
info_outline Season 2 Episode 1: Ron Jeremy's XL Comedy Tour 07/19/2016
Season 2 Episode 1: Ron Jeremy's XL Comedy Tour This is one HUGE Podcast when legendary Porn Star Ron Jeremy stops by with his friends Dante, from NBC's Last Comic Standing, Rebekah Kochan host of the AVN awards, touring comedian Curt Fletcher, and The 420 comic Jeffrey Peterson. Jon sits down with all of them and shoots the shit, and two biker comics bust into the green room to get a gander at Ron's goose.
info_outline Episode 28: Michael Blackson 04/11/2016
Episode 28: Michael Blackson Michael Blackson sits down in the Improv Green Room to tell us about his new TV series on The Oxygen Network, Living with Funny, which premiers Tuesday, April 12th. We also discuss moving from Ghana, Boko Haram, and getting his big break with Ice Cube. A bit of his stand-up is included, and before the interview Amanda and Jon talk about bad haircuts, looking like David Spade, and Trans Porn-stars Danni Daniels and Bailey Jay.
info_outline Episode 26: Al Jackson 02/18/2016
Episode 26: Al Jackson Comedian Al Jackson hangs out with Denver comedians, and married couple, Phil Palisoul & Nora Lynch. We discuss marriage, politics, and life on the road. This is a Valentine's Day Special you won't want to miss. We discuss the current political arena with Bernie Sanders, Ted Cruz, Donald Trump, and Hillary Clinton currently trying to win our votes. We find out what the GOP has to offer, as well as the women behind the candidates. We find out about the late comedian Jon Fox, and what it was like to ride to a gig while he hot boxed crack-cocaine on the way to a performance. Enjoy!
info_outline Episode 25: Chris Porter 01/21/2016
Episode 25: Chris Porter We celebrate our 25th Episode with one of our favorite comedians, Chris Porter. Chris has been seen on Comedy Central, NBC's Last Comic Standing, and you can stream his stand-up hour special titled Ugly and Angry right now on Netflix. In this episode Amanda does 14 shots of Fireball and tells us about her most recent sleep-over. Concetta Engler joins us to get help finding her lost dog. Chris tells us about working a Kid Rock Cruise, his first time on stage, opening for Mitch Hedberg, losing friends to drugs, and giving stage time to a 10 year old girl. We end the show with a tribute to MOTÖRHEAD's LEMMY with a song called Whorehouse Blues.
info_outline Episode 23: Jerry Rocha 12/17/2015
Episode 23: Jerry Rocha Comedian Jerry Rocha steps into the Green Room to discuss growing up in Dallas, his first time on stage, landing a spot on season 7 of NBC's Last Comic Standing, his views on gun control, and his feelings about Republican Presidential Candidate Donald Trump.
info_outline Episode 21: Carmen Lynch 12/03/2015
Episode 21: Carmen Lynch Comedian Carmen Lynch stops by the Improv Green Room to chat with Jon & Amanda. We introduce Alan Garcia, fact checker extraordinaire, and an audio genius. Carmen talks to us about the new film "Creed", avoiding gang rape in Qatar, joining the FBI, Silence of the Lambs, and Planned Parenthood.
info_outline Episode 20: Thanksgiving with Sean Patton 11/26/2015
Episode 20: Thanksgiving with Sean Patton Jon sits down with Comedian Sean Patton and Musician Caitlin Cook to discuss drunken Thanksgiving holidays, fights, puking, and lesbian tug jobs. You may have seen Sean Patton on Comedy Central, Esquire TV's Best Bars in America or touring comedy clubs across the country. We also play a game of Trivial Pursuit, and we get to hear Caitlin's song Standstill from the Couch Sessions in Oxford. Check them out at www.seanoliverpatton.com and www.caitlincookmusic.com
info_outline Episode 19: Dean Edwards & Harris Stanton 11/20/2015
Episode 19: Dean Edwards & Harris Stanton Saturday Night Live Alum Dean Edwards steps into the Improv Green Room to chat with Jon & Amanda. We discuss AMC's The Walking Dead, The terrorist attacks in Paris that took place Friday, November 13th, and what its like performing during a tragedy. Fellow Comedian Harris Stanton also joins us and we discuss his own personal tragedy, the time Tracy Morgan peed on him. On our Pre-Podcast interview we hear from Big Gay Andy and his adventures with the gay dating app Grindr, and we compare his dating world to a Cetta Engler, a straight woman on Tinder who has no problem getting what she wants. Enjoy.
info_outline Episode 18: Justin Leon 11/19/2015
Episode 18: Justin Leon Kansas City comedian Justin Leon steps into the green room right after the Kansas City Royals win the 2015 Major League Baseball World Series. We hear from comedians Eric Henderson and Tim Messenger as well. If you like to listen to stoned comedians talk about sports, this is one you don't want to miss.
info_outline Episode 17: Psychic Medium Cindy Kaza 10/21/2015
Episode 17: Psychic Medium Cindy Kaza Touring Psychic Medium Cindy Kaza stops by, and speaks to the dead! She gives Amanda a personal reading as a practical joke, and it turns REAL!! Cindy is the real deal. If you're into the paranormal, or have a general belief in life after death, please give this podcast a listen. Check out Cindy Kaza at or follow her on Twitter @MediumCindyKaza!!
info_outline Episode 15: Alex Thomas 10/05/2015
Episode 15: Alex Thomas Comedian Alex Thomas packs the house at the Denver Improv, and then we step inside the green room to talk about starting out in L.A. Working with Will Smith, Almost getting shot by the Crips in Long Beach, performing with Snoop Dogg, Ice Cube, & Eminem at the Up in Smoke Tour and I tell him about getting my clothes stolen, and trying to learn the words to Sweet Black Pussy by DJ Quik. Enjoy.
info_outline Episode 14: Jay Phillips 09/22/2015
Episode 14: Jay Phillips Washington D.C. Native and Stand-up Comedian, Jay Phillips, sits down in the Improv Green Room to discuss road gigs, his first drink, and partying with the NFL. He also sheds some light on the arrest of Ravens Linebacker, Ray Lewis, for the Super Bowl 34 After Party in Atlanta that ended in Murder. But first Jon & Amanda discuss the dangers of the new synthetic street drug, Flakka! Enjoy.
info_outline Episode 12: Chuck Roy 09/16/2015
Episode 12: Chuck Roy Nationally touring comedian Chuck Roy joins us in the Green Room, and boy does he have a lot to say about comedy, teaching comedy in college, working with Josh Blue, quitting the Comedy Works, being a gay republican and so much more. Amanda and I discuss Miley Cyrus and we play her newest single "Dooo It!".
info_outline Episode 11: Cocoa Brown 09/15/2015
Episode 11: Cocoa Brown The hilarious Cocoa Brown sits down in the Green Room with Jon and Andy (Amanda was out sick with some type of rash). Cocoa is one of the funniest comedians working today, and has hit the big screen in Tyler Perry's "The Single Moms Club" , and "For Better or Worse" On the Oprah Winfrey Network. She is, by far, one of the funniest and energetic comedians working today, and you won't want to miss this interview.
info_outline Episode 10: April Macie 08/11/2015
Episode 10: April Macie April Macie chats with Jon & Amanda about growing up in Allentown, PA. Leaving home, getting a restraining order, meeting James Woods, and her love for Billy Joel. We also get to hear from Ron Ferguson about inadvertently sleeping with Kip Winger & David Lee Roth. And Amanda tells us about what she does to two racist Republicans who listen to shitty music.
info_outline Episode 9: Part 2 Willie Barcena 08/06/2015
Episode 9: Part 2 Willie Barcena The night continues as Jon & Amanda talk with Willie Barcena and Eric Blake in the green room at the Denver Improv Comedy Club. We find out that Willie has been known to throw a few punches during gigs, and we also get to learn what life was like growing up in East LA, Silverlake, touring with Paul Rodriguez, teaching Gabriel Iglesias the ropes, filming his Netflix special, and gearing up for his next big project.
info_outline Episode 9: Part 1 Adrian Mesa 08/06/2015
Episode 9: Part 1 Adrian Mesa Episode 9 is a 2 part series kicked off by interviewing comedians Adrian Mesa, and Matt Wayman at the Improv Bar during one of Adrian's last night's in Denver while featuring for Willie Barcena. We discuss their first drinks, touring with the Fine Gentleman's Club, Sexpot Comedy, road gigs with Adrian's mom, and Amanda's fortieth birthday!
info_outline Episode 8: Guy Torry 08/06/2015
Episode 8: Guy Torry Jon & Amanda chat with comedian Guy Torry about politics, racism, titties, tequila, St. Louis, Los Angeles, South Central, Compton, Joe Torry, The World Famous Comedy Store, and we also get to find out about his new documentary in collaboration with director John Singleton.
info_outline Episode 3: Rob Little 05/21/2015
Episode 3: Rob Little Jon DeCelles and Amanda Mazur interview comedians Rob Little and Tommy Ryman as they discuss their first drink of alcohol, partying with Pantera, jumping off roofs, strippers, menage a trois, transvestites, Nick Swardson house parties, and drinking till you puke.