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Altercation Comedy Festival 2019 Preview

June 11th, 2019

JT reports from an airport in Omaha, NE only to rail some more about air travel once home again. Yeeesh. Also, he hypes some of the performers coming in for this year's Altercation Comedy Festival, including comics Olivia Grace, Mike Honore, Geoff Tate and more, plus a final farewell to hip hop legend Bushwick Bill. Stay tuned for ANOTHER new headliner announcement to drop this week! Episode produced by Ryan at Bleeding Heart. Fest passes and more info available right now at 

Horror Movie Self-Care

May 20th, 2019

JT has a disastrous week plagued by yet more airline troubles. Sorry, Pouzza Fest friends. To help fight the blues he turns to a self-care evening filled with eating an entire pizza and reviewing horror movies he has never watched before. Will there be animatronic werewolves? Yes, there will be. Episode produced by Ryan Miller at Bleeding Heart. See you in Vegas this weekend! 

Texas Frightmare 2019

May 7th, 2019

JT yells about crummy airlines and cancelled shows. Sorry about that. He also gives an update on some recent and upcoming festival appearances, and attends the annual Texas Frightmare Horror Convention in Dallas, TX with Big Bri. The pair offer drunken updates from the hotel halls about Meatloaf's ride in an ambulance, the insane 'Lost Boys Musical' live show they witnessed, and much more. Also includes excerpts from interview panels with Lance Henriksen, the 'Halloween' cast reunion, and the kids of 'Nightmare on Elm Street 4'! Episode produced by Ryan Miller at Bleeding Heart.  

New Bits w/ Comic Jay Chanoine

April 16th, 2019

JT and Jay Chanoine check in from tour somewhere in Oklahoma. They chat about crepe puns, their visit to the Action Figure Museum, the syncing of their east coast rage tendencies, and JT's back woes. Both also debut some brand new material that emerged on the road. Episode produced by Ryan Miller at Bleeding Heart. 

Comedy Show Promotion Adventures w/ Comic Brian Breckenridge

April 2nd, 2019

JT is dying of allergies and weather changes, and yells about gothic UK romance television. He also sits down with Ft. Worth comic Brian Breckenridge to chat about the perils of being a promoter as well as a comic, including show violence among fans. Episode produced by Ryan Miller at Bleeding Heart. 


In The Car w/ Brian Posehn + Johnny Taylor

March 12th, 2019

JT road trips to Amarillo, Texas to hang with Jim Breuer and Joe Sib for one last Metallica opening show. Along the way he saves a woman's sanity by purchasing a rubber chicken and also gets pulled over by a cop for...driving? Speaking of driving, JT cruises around Austin with comedy chums Brian Posehn and Johnny Taylor, where the trio chat about eating too much brisket, the intense process of writing a book, and visiting the Texas Chainsaw Massacre gas station. Includes a hilarious clip from Brian's comedy special 'The Fartist', available now on Comedy Dynamics. Episode produced by Ryan Miller at Bleeding Heart. 

Return To Tromaville

February 27th, 2019

JT reunites with his old director for 'Citizen Toxie', legendary Troma head honcho Lloyd Kaufman. JT chats about their meeting again after over 15 years and his unexpected screen test on the spot, plus includes live excerpts from an audience Q&A with Lloyd. I never trusted Toxie. Episode produced by Ryan Miller at Bleeding Heart. 

Exploring The Paranormal w/ Saul Ravencraft

February 19th, 2019

JT is a spa monster! He also chats about Nordic death metal movies, and sits down with renowned mentalist and seance-leader Saul Ravencraft. The pair discuss a cynic's approach to the occult, Ricky Jay's distain for children's birthday parties, and the always-controversial concept of ghosts. Big thanks to Saul for taking time to do the podcast, don't miss his upcoming appearances! You can find a full listing here: 

Episode produced by Ryan Miller at Bleeding Heart. 

ICE Capades w/ Comic Jake Flores

February 12th, 2019

JT might be addicted to true crime murder documentaries. He also yells about uptight women complaining about 'heavy metal', and catches up with NYC comedian Jake Flores. Currently on tour with Mishka Shubaly, Jake gives the inside scoop on his legendary stolen bike revenge tale, looming shows with Patton Oswalt, and why the Feds showed up at his door one hungover morning because of Twitter. Episode produced by Ryan Miller at Bleeding Heart. 

Code Of The Road!

January 29th, 2019

JT and his road stories compadres Mike Wiebe (Riverboat Gamblers), Kyle Shutt (The Sword), and Dirty Charley check in from Hot Springs, Arkansas. The foursome discusses the Code of the Road and give a wrap-up on the road story shows, Kyle's new solo album, and starting full-scale brawls in sketchy strip joints. Includes a new Kyle song 'I Can't Dance' from his forthcoming solo album! Episode produced by Ryan Miller at Bleeding Heart. 

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