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The Comedian's Comedian Podcast with Stuart Goldsmith

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Stuart Goldsmith talks to fellow stand-up comedians about how they create funny stuff and manage their career. These very in-depth interviews are interesting and revealing. There's over 100 episodes here:

Previous Episodes

Matt Kirshen.

Episode 156 - Matt Kirshen

4th February 2016.   94 minutes.

Wise beyond his years, the innocent-seeming Matt Kirshen has an extraordinary breadth of experience in UK comedy, even before Last Comic Standing introduced him to an American audience. As well...

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Jena Friedman.

Episode 155 - Jena Friedman (Live)

22nd January 2016.   70 minutes.

Wickedly spiky and dry as sand, controversy-courting stand-up Jena Friedman has writing credits for Letterman and The Daily Show under her belt. We discover her unusual origin, as her thesis...

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Mark Steel.

Episode 154 - Mark Steel (Live)

16th January 2016.   77 minutes.

In at the beginning of alternative comedy, and now a 'venerated lefty' and Columnist Of The Year 2015, punchy pundit Mark Steel has lost none of his passion. We discuss...

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Will Durst.

Episode 149 - Will Durst (Live)

21st November 2015.   65 minutes.

An extraordinary education in stand-up from someone who's been doing it since the seventies! San Francisco-based Will Durst mixes observations about life in one's sixties, as well as political fire-brandery...

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Aisling Bea.

Episode 148 - Aisling Bea (Live)

15th November 2015.   59 minutes.

An irrepressibly charming personality, Aisling Bea's stand-up bubbles over with unusual perspectives and ludicrous family stories; few acts have climbed as high as fast. She talks here about finding a...

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Dave Anthony.

Episode 146 - Dave Anthony

23rd October 2015.   76 minutes.

Known for years as being the guy whose unchecked anger screwed up his career, Dave Anthony has resolved his issues and enjoys a career which straddles stand-up, podcasting, and being...

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Jimmy Pardo.

Episode 145 - Jimmy Pardo (Part 2)

20th October 2015.   52 minutes.

In the second part of our conversation, Jimmy Pardo discusses his incredibly successful Never Not Funny podcast, the super fans who regularly go to great lengths to see the show,...

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Jimmy Pardo.

Episode 145 - Jimmy Pardo (Part 1)

16th October 2015.   57 minutes.

Sick of being told he was the funniest guy off-stage, something had to change for lightning-fast wise-cracker Jimmy Pardo. Fortunately it did, and he became the "self-deprecating blowhard" America knows...

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Jackie Kashian.

Episode 143 - Jackie Kashian

7th October 2015.   101 minutes.

Charismatic, stubborn and powerful, Jackie Kashian might have started off life as a "spooky reading girl", but is now the rallying champion of nerd comedy. Head Ranger of The Dork...

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Mae Martin.

Episode 140 - Mae Martin (Live)

18th September 2015.   57 minutes.

Canadian comic Mae Martin combines sparkling punchlines and disarming candour in her deeply personal stand-up. We talk about her startling origin as an audience volunteer, gender politics, and we investigate...

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Tommy Tiernan.

Episode 139 - Tommy Tiernan (Live)

13th September 2015.   64 minutes.

Comedy speaks through Tommy Tiernan like an elemental force. One of Ireland's most respected comic exports, his latest challenge is to improvise an hour without repeating anything he's ever said...

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