Monday, April 27, 2015

Episode 38 - Christian Pieper



On this weeks episode I had the great opportunity to talk with comedian, Christian Pieper.

Christian Pieper

Christian and I have seen each other over the years at the occasional open mic at WiseGuys Comedy, but we've never had the chance to talk comedy. I was glad that we were finally able to make this happen. 

Christian performing at WiseGuys Comedy

Christian and I formally introduced ourselves to each other to kick off the episode. We talked about how Christian's career got started, developing a set, dealing with hecklers, a Twitter battle with Joe Rogan, comedy with his family and so much more. 

Christian Pieper performing WiseGuys Comedy at his Oscar Sunday Show

Huge thanks to Christian Pieper for taking the time to join me on the show. It was great to finally get to know Christian and learn about his comedy career. If you haven't had a chance to see Christian perform live make it a point to do so. Make sure to check out his podcast "Grumble Mountain" and follow him on the social media links below. 

Thanks for joining me on the show, Christian!

Enjoy the episode!

Friday, April 24, 2015

First look at Jared Leto's Joker in 'Suicide Squad'

Here is our first look at Jared Leto's Joker for the upcoming 'Suicide Squad' film. What do you think of The Jokers new look?

Jared Leto as The Joker

Tell us what you think of The Jokers new look on Twitter at @onthemicpodcast and @timdrake

Tim on the 'In Movie Nerds We Trust' Podcast

This week I had the pleasure of being a guest on the 'In Movie Nerds We Trust' Podcast hosted by on of my previous guests, Christopher James, as well as his co-host Quinci Staker.

I joined this episode to talk with them about The Hangover Trilogy. I had such a great time with them on the show! Make sure to check out the episode and check out our episode with Christopher James if you haven't yet! 

Thanks for having me, Christopher and Quinci!

Monday, April 20, 2015

Episode 37 - Christopher James


On todays episode of On the Mic I talked with comedian and podcaster, Christopher James.

Christopher James

I first connected with Christopher a little over two years ago through social media before finally meeting him last year at Salt Lake Comic Con.

Christopher James on a panel at Salt Lake Comic Con

Christopher and I talked about how he got his start in comedy, starting the hashtag #cjjokes, guilty pleasure shameful TV shows, movies, opening for Orny Adams, his podcast In Movie Nerds We Trust, and so much more. 

Christopher opening for Orny Adams at WiseGuys Comedy

This Friday I will be a guest on Christopher's podcast, In Movie Nerds We Trust. You can download my episode with Christopher and Quinci on iTunes and Stitcher Radio. 

Download In Movie Nerds We Trust on iTunes and Stitcher Radio 

Thanks to Christopher James for joining me for this episode. It was great talking to Christopher and getting to know him better. Follow Christopher and In Movie Nerds We Trust on the social media links below. Tweet your insults and bad jokes to Christopher with the hashtag #cjjokes. 


Thanks, Christopher! 

Enjoy the episode!

Thursday, April 16, 2015

Star Wars: The Force Awakens Trailer #2 is here!

It's finally here! The long anticipated second teaser trailer for Star Wars: The Force Awakens is here! While the Star Wars celebration is currently happening in Anaheim, CA, the new trailer was released. December can't come soon enough! Check it out!

Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens hits theaters this Christmas! 

Monday, April 13, 2015

Episode 36 - Jacob Leigh



On todays episode of On the Mic I talked with comedian, Jacob Leigh.

Jacob Leigh

Some of you may remember Jacob as a guest on a show I use to co-host called My House on The Moon. It has been a few years since Jacob recorded that episode and I knew it was time to sit down with him again and see what's new since we last talked.

Jacob Leigh performing at WiseGuys Comedy

Jacob and I talked about Ninja Turtles, being day drunk at Sundance, performing stand up, cutting his beard, learning from majors comedians and so much more. 

Jacob and TJ Miller. We talk about what Jacob has learned from TJ while performing with him. 

Recently Jacob found out his performance on The Comedy Time Show was now available for all of you to watch on Hulu. Make sure to check it out, especially if you've never had a chance to see Jacob perform. 

Jacob Leigh on The Comedy Time Show. WATCH IT HERE

It was great to catch up with Jacob and talk comedy. A huge Thanks to Jacob Leigh for taking the time out of his night to come and hang out and talk comedy. Make sure to check out Jacob on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Make sure to check him out on Hulu!

Thanks, Jacob!

Enjoy the episode. 

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

Episode 35 - Clawson



On this new episode of On the Mic I sat down with rap artist, Clawson.


I first got to know Clawson (aka Casey Clawson) almost two years ago. After making a mix tape a few years back, Clawson is set to release his new album, "Old Soul", this Friday, April 10th.

On this episode Casey and I talked about how he started writing rap, what inspires him to write, going through rehab and overcoming addiction, his message and so much more. The intro to this episode includes Clawson's new song, "Last Stand" featuring Atheist.

In September Austin and I had the pleasure of Directing and Producing a music video for Clawson for his first single, "Learn Truth", that was nominated for Best Music Video at the Online Film Awards in LA, New York and Salt Lake City. Check it out!

Clawson - "Learn Truth"

Make sure to pick up "Old Soul" as it is released April 10th, and if you are in Salt Lake get out to Clawson's FREE album release show at 5 Monkeys.

Huge Thanks to Clawson for coming by the studio and joining me for this episode.