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Chicken Narcolepsy w/ Comic Shane Torres

April 9th, 2018

JT solves the mystery of his missing fingers, and gives a review of the film 'The Killing of a Sacred Deer'. He also sits down with comedian Shane Torres, who is suffering from chicken narcolepsy. The pair discuss how many years it has been since they last saw each other, Shane's recent 'Conan' appearances, JT's evil laugh, and that infamous Torres bit that went viral. Includes a track from Shane's latest album 'Established 1981'. Episode produced by Ryan Miller at Bleeding Heart. JT tour dates start this week! 


Hot Takes + Updates

March 27th, 2018

JT gives a review on the craziness of the last week, including SXSW events, the Austin bomb maniac, Blag from the Dwarves, his new book and more, while also offering some hot takes on news of the day like the gun control march and Stormy Daniels. Dive in. 


Smokin’ Banana Peels w/ The Dead Milkmen

March 13th, 2018

JT prepares for the mental onslaught of SXSW. He also sits down with legendary punk band The Dead Milkmen to chat about their reunion, recording new material, having Thanksgiving dinner with Mojo Nixon, whether or not Oasis could take Rodney in a fight, and filming videos in a prison. Also, what ever happened to that punk rock girl? Includes a few classic DM tracks. Episode produced by Ryan Miller at Bleeding Heart. I like you, Stuart.  


New Orleans Vacation + Comedian Dante Powell

March 6th, 2018

JT gives a report on a recent family trip to New Orleans, ranting about haunted antiques, white people in cemeteries, bad Airbnb hosts and a bunch of other upcoming stuff. He also sits down with Des Moines' comic Dante Powell on the last night of his tour for a chat about the road and his Louisiana roots. Includes a hilarious live clip from Dante. Episode produced by Ryan Miller at Bleeding Heart. 


Catching Up w/ Mishka Shubaly

February 13th, 2018

JT goes down a Lou Reed interview wormhole. He also has a long-overdue chat with BFF Mishka Shubaly. The pair discuss what they have been up to in the year or so since they last saw each other, Mishka's upcoming new album, JT's forthcoming new book, and more, plus Mishka's plays a pair of tunes in the living room. Episode produced by Ryan Miller at Bleeding Heart. Catch Mishka on tour with Denver's Kyle Pogue all this week. 


OWTH Tour Wrap Up w/ Musician Seth Anderson

February 6th, 2018

JT wraps up three weeks of touring by getting trapped on a Chicago airplane with screaming children during a snowstorm for over 7 hours. Hear him yell about it. He also sits down on the last night of the recent Off With Their Heads tour alongside fellow opener and new best bud Seth Anderson. Seth chats about his Canadian roots, how he met Ryan and OWTH, getting signed to Joey Cape's label, and much more. Includes a pair of awesome tracks from Seth's new album. Go buy it right now. Episode produced by Ryan Miller at Bleeding Heart. Thanks to everyone for making it to the shows, hope to see you around Texas with Mishka Shubaly this weekend. 


On Tour w/ Ben Roy From ‘Those Who Can’t’

January 30th, 2018

JT announces his retirement from stand up and details a new career path. He also sits down with new BFF Ben Roy to swap tales about their east coast origins, what lead Ben to move to Denver, how he formed comedy power trio The Grawlix, and where he was when he learned that their television pilot for 'Those Who Can't' was picked up by TruTV. Includes a hilarious live cut from Ben. See his band Spells with JT and Off With Their Heads later this week in Chicago! Episode produced by Ryan Miller at Bleeding Heart.


Florida Adventures w/ Brian Zeolla

January 22nd, 2018

Comic Brian Zeolla and JT reunite once more in the Sunshine State for some shows. They also argue about emo, visit an all-nude diner, take a detour to a very unofficial Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle live show in Gainesville, and discuss Brian's near-death eggroll experience in Georgia. Tour dates with Off With Their Heads and Ben Roy kick off Tuesday in Pensacola. 


Cabin In The Woods

January 16th, 2018

The Road Podcast returns after its winter break! JT spends three days locked away in a remote cabin in the middle of nowhere, trying to finish his new book in time for its spring deadline. Daily updates are given, cows are attempted to be interviewed, and some weird songs are played. Tour with Off With Their Heads starts next week, hope to see you at the shows. Episode produced by Ryan Miller at Bleeding Heart. 


Best of The Road 2017! Lashonda Lester

December 28th, 2017

All hail the queen. 


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