April 26th, 2017
JT yells about Cthulu for a little bit and also details some upcoming shows and the 2017 Altercation Comedy Festival. He also sits down on an Arizona hotel rooftop with one of the his favorite people in the world, comedian Danny Lobell from Los Angeles. The duo chat about their recent festival shows, their podcasts, Danny's new monthly showcase at the Hollywood Improv, how his faith affects his touring schedule, recording in Spain and much more. Episode produced by Ryan Miller at Bleeding Heart.
April 18th, 2017
JT shares some sad news, then some upcoming rad news. He also reports from the 2017 Bird City Comedy Festival in Phoenix, AZ where he chats with and features some live comedy from pals David Rodriguez, Carmen Morales and Bird City head honcho Genevieve Rice. Episode produced by Ryan Miller at Bleeding Heart.
April 4th, 2017
JT details a succesful April Fool's Day weekend of hijinks and also gives an update on some rad upcoming stuff. Also, Scott Reynolds from ALL spins some hilarious yarns of tours gone past at a recent sold out show in Austin, TX. Episode produced by Ryan Miller at Bleeding Heart.
March 14th, 2017
JT, Kyle from The Sword and Dave from Starving Wolves / Krum Bums give an in-the-van wrap up of their weekend of road stories shows across Texas. Hear their Denny's saga, rock dudes' thoughts on performing comedy material before a rowdy crowd, and the debut of Merch Piggy. Big thanks to everyone who came out to the gigs!
March 2nd, 2017
JT gives an update on some new developments, like breaking his toe, new festival gigs, and wishing death upon the screaming children in his neighborhood. Also, he goes to Hawaii with wife Donna, his brother and parents where they discuss door-less helicopter rides, out-of-shape hula girls and more more more. Episode produced by Ryan Miller at Bleeding Heart.
February 14th, 2017
JT gives a post-show report on the drive home from seeing legendary black metal band Mayhem in San Antonio. No churches were harmed in the making of this podcast. He also sits down in the main offices of poster / pop art mecca Mondo with creative directors Rob Jones and Eric Garza. The trio discuss ouija board bad mojo, hiding your stash in a crucifix, little known Freddy Kreuger facts and the history behind the epic rise of Mondo to its current status as one of the powerhouses of the art industry. Episode produced by Ryan Miller at Bleeding Heart. Big thanks to Rob and Mondo for hooking up the long-sought-after Clash of the Titans print! No podcast next week, taking a mental health break from all things technology. See you again the last week in Feb!
February 7th, 2017
It's a swapcast! JT and comedian Kristin Ryan sit down in a Chicago dive bar frequented by the likes of serial killers such as Dahmer and more to chat about the new flick 'Spit'. They also discuss their recent run of shows across the midwest, visiting a closed clown museum, eating their body weight in cheese and more. Episode produced by Ryan Miller at Bleeding Heart. Check out Kristin's 'Bloody Mary Podcast'!
January 24th, 2017
JT reports from bed with his current death flu and details the tour starting this week in the midwest. Also, super awesome live excerpts from the first Altercation Road Stories Live show of 2017, featuring Dave from the Krum Bums and Dead Boys' guitarist Cheetah Chrome. Recorded live before an amazing packed house at Kick Butt Coffee in Austin, Texas. Episode produced by Ryan Miller at Bleeding Heart.
January 17th, 2017
JT reveals his resolution for 2017 and details the coming war with Canada. He also sits down pre-special taping with Austin's 2016 reigning Funniest Person Contest queen Lashonda Lester for a long-overdue chat. Lashonda details her start in Detroit, including her work as an internet pimp, her beginnings in standup, and the perils of performing for family members in a church. Huge thanks to Lashonda for the hang session, we cap the conversation with her FPIA-winning set from 2016. Episode produced by Ryan 'Bad Knees' Miller at Bleeding Heart. Keep an eye out for Lashonda's debut comedy special on Stand Up! Records soon.
January 3rd, 2017
JT has his first hangover of 2017 and whines about it. Also, he sits down with amazing poster artist Brett Brock in Nashville, where they are assaulted by a loud jukebox and nearly killed by a flying pool cue ball. Thanks to Brett for his killer artwork and for being so rad.