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The Narrators Ep. 8: Dining With Family Part 1

Episode 8 of The Narrators podcast features stories by The Narrators co-host Robert Rutherford and Karla Rodriguez, who is the Audience Development Manager for the Denver Film Society.  These stories were recorded at The Deer Pile in Denver, Colorado on November 15, 2012. The intro and outro music was produced and graciously provided by Sans […]

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These Things Matter Ep. 30: Legos with Andrew Orvedahl

It’s LEGO ENFORCER TIME! This was so much fun. We grabbed some kits, poured ‘em out, and had a blast talking to Lego Maniac (and comedian, writer, actor, etc, etc) Andrew Orvedahl. The pics in this tumblr post and this one are the proof of our adventures! You can check out Andrew every last Friday of the month at The Grawlix at […]

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These Things Matter Ep. 29: Mr. Show with Lauren Bahlman

Lauren is a faboo actress and improvisor. You can check her out at the Voodoo Comedy Playhouse Saturday in The Distort Report, Friday Night’s in Jane’s Addiction: Improvised Jane Austen, and every other Wednesday in Missed Connections w/ Hot Nap! And we all LOVE Mr. Show… Like a love that knows no bounds. A love that wants to be buried […]

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These Things Matter Ep. 28: The Rolling Stones with Taylor’s Mom

So I (Taylor) went up to Chicago and Wisconsin to visit my mom and her new cows. She’s pretty much in love with the ladies. They are Scottish Highland cows and they are pretty amazing. In the midst of this pastoral wonderfulness, mom and I sat down to talk about the Stones! Mom always loved […]

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These Things Matter Ep. 27: Slasher Movies with Nate Balding

Ah, Halloween. A time for spooks and ghosts and fun and candy and BLOODY BLOODY MURDER!!!! Holy geeze. We talk slasher movies with movie buff and horror aficionado (ah, and HILARIOUS comedian) Nate Balding. If you are looking for a comprehensive list of ALL slasher movies ever made (Holy cow!) Look no further than this page on […]

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The Narrators Ep. 7: The Horror! Part 1

This episode features two stories taken from our October 2012 show, told with aplomb and fearlessness by writer Cory Casciato and comedian Mara Wiles.  There are some wonky sound issues, but the stories are good enough that you’ll stick with ’em. The intro and outro music was produced and graciously provided by Sans Seruf, and you can […]

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These Things Matter Ep. 26: Cop Movies with J.L. Abramo

So, the actual subject of this episode should be “New York Cop Movies vs. LA Cop Movies, oh and some deep talk about Pacino and De Niro Mixed In”, but that’s difficult for iTunes to work with, so it’s Cop Movies. We talk to one of the most knowledgable movie buffs Taylor knows, author Joe Abramo, […]

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These Things Matter Ep. 25: Kevin Smith with Cory Helie

Cory is one of Kevin O’Brien’s oldest friends and he’s a DJ on KQKY and KRNY in Nebraska! He and Kevin grew up on Corn Husker football and Kevin Smith movies. Listen as we discuss Snootchie Boochies and Joey Lauren Adams’ boobs. CORY ON WATCHING CLERKS WHEN HE WAS UNDER 10: “I dismissed it immediately cuz it was a […]

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These Things Matter Ep. 24: Batman: The Animated Series with Matt Wilkie

Matt Wilkie is a writer in L.A., and a B:TAS maniac! We talk co-dependency, unhealthy relationships, father-son conflicts… you know, lighthearted stuff… for kids! http://traffic.libsyn.com/thesethingsmatterpodcast/These_Things_Matter_Ep_24.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS

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These Things Matter Ep. 23: The Beatles with Joe Sampson

Do you guys know Joe Sampson?! Cuz you should! Here he is playing one of the songs from his latest album, Kill Our Friends, with the great Nathaniel Rateliff. An album which you can buy here. He was also in Bad Weather California and he’s part of Wentworth Kersey and he has a lot of opinions about The Beatles… AND SO DO […]

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These Things Matter Ep. 22: Jam Bands with AJ Finney

Now, as you might be able to guess, we hate jam bands. Like, hate. Like, we would never willingly choose to go to a jam band concert unless there was some sort of guarantee that by doing so, we would get a million dollars or something. But SOMEHOW, Mr. AJ Finney is just so damn charming and nice […]

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These Things Matter Minisode 2: Sleepy Pop Culture

On today’s show Kevin and Taylor talked about what to listen to keep you awake on the road. In addition to some high grade trucker speed, the Retox tour was rocking this playlist over night en route to the Big Easy. If you’re feeling sleepy, pop some pep pills and throw this on. http://traffic.libsyn.com/thesethingsmatterpodcast/These_Things_Matter_MiniEp_2.mp3Podcast: Play […]

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These Things Matter Ep. 21: Saturday Night Live with Mara Wiles

Mara! Mara! Mara! We love you so! Join us as we join Mara in SNL love! The fights! The sketches! The romances! The amazing history of America’s greatest comedic institution! Right?! See Mara live at your local stand-up or improv comedy venue! AND do contribute to her fund to help with her new kidney – the kid is […]

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These Things Matter Ep. 20: Super Mario with Jordan Doll

How can you not love Jordan Doll? I mean, honestly. What’s wrong with you? Are you some sort of misanthrope? Do you hate people!?! To love Jordan is to love HUMANITY, man. Or at least Mariomanity. Yeah, that’s right, we said it. Jordan joins us to discuss one of his favorite subjects – Super Mario. The […]

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These Things Matter Ep. 19: Live from Too Much Funstival

We went to The Fine Gentleman’s Club’s Too Much Funstival and all we got was this lousy podcast! Okay, not it’s not lousy… it’s not lousy at all! In fact it features San Francisco comic David Gborie, Bree Davies from Westword and Night of Joy, and the loveable friend of the show Sam Tallent, plus music by Fiction is Fun! Holy cats! http://traffic.libsyn.com/thesethingsmatterpodcast/These_Things_Matter_Ep_19.mp3Podcast: Play in new […]

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These Things Matter Ep. 18: Colorado Music Scene with Alisha Sweeney

What a treat it was to have Open Air’s Alisha Sweeney on to talk about the Colorado music scene, both past and present. Reminiscing about some of our favorites – Born In The Flood, Warlock Pinchers, Bad Weather California… and talking about new and upcoming bands like Snake Rattle Rattle Snake and In The Whale.(Check out this awesome […]

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These Things Matter Ep. 17: Ryan Adams with Chella Negro

Musician Chella Negro loves Ryan Adams. Like LOVES. Like having a Ryan Adams-themed tatoo LOVES. She joins us on this episode to talk about what life is like loving Mr. Adams and his special brand of what some call inauthenticity. Want to know more about Chella? Do take a peek at her band, Chella Negro and […]

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These Things Matter Ep. 16: Laugh Track Comedy Festival

Friends of the show, the Nix Brothers, put on their second annual Laugh Track Comedy Festival last summer, and your intrepid correspondents were there to cover it all! Or at least to ask a bunch of the comedians and filmmakers what their favorite stand-up special of all time is. Check out this link to our Tumblr page where […]

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These Things Matter Ep. 15: Concerts with Kevin Johnston

Taylor and her pal Kevin Johnston bonded over music. Whether it was listening to Radiohead til 3 in the morning or going to see Beck at Red Rocks together, T & K love music. And so it was only appropriate that we ask ole KJ on the show to talk concerts. We were lucky in […]

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These Things Matter Ep. 14: B-Movies with Harrison Rains

Harrison Rains returns! Harrison Rains Part II! The Return of the Ghost of Harrison Rains! Right?! Join us as we talk about movies that cheap but good, movies that are so bad they are good, and a few movies that just suck. http://traffic.libsyn.com/thesethingsmatterpodcast/These_Things_Matter_Ep_14.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS

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