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MaxFunCon: Merlin Mann on Doing Creative Work; The Sound of Young America

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Merlin Mann talks about the process of doing creative work, and particularly how to abandon the quest for perfection, get off your butt and get started.

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The great @Nerdist rocking some fly gear on G4's Attack of the Show.

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TSOYA Classics: Formed a Band (August 12th, 2006)

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We continue our journey into The Sound of Young America's vast audio archive with this program from The Sound of Young America Classics.

This week's guests are Eddie Argos and Paul Malmont. Paul Malmont is the author of "The Chinatown Death Cloud Peril." Eddie Argos is the frontman of the acclaimed rock band Art Brut.


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John Hodgman's MaxFunCon Keynote Address, The Sound of Young America

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Author and raconteur John Hodgman welcomes attendees to MaxFunCon 2009 with a rousing address and a friendly camp song. Also, a stiff drink.

Pharoahe Monch: Interview on The Sound of Young America

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Pharoahe Monch is one of underground hip-hop's most respected MCs. Beginning with his rise to prominence as half of the group Organized Konfusion, and continuing into his fruitful solo career, he's always been seen as a paragon of both technical mastery and lyrical passion on the microphone.

Brother Ali Interview: The Sound of Young America

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Brother Ali is a Minneapolis-based MC with a reputation for raw, soul-searching lyrics and passionate delivery. His new EP is "The Truth Is Here," a follow-up to his 2007 LP "The Undisputed Truth."

TSOYA Classics: Wonder (August 5th, 2006)

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We continue our journey into The Sound of Young America's vast audio archive with this program from The Sound of Young America Classics.

Guests Michael Ivins of The Flaming Lips and Lawrence Weschler. Michael Ivins is a bassist and idea man with The Flaming Lips. Lawrence Weschler is a long-time New Yorker writer, Pulitzer Prize finalist, and author of "Everything That Rises: A Book of Convergences."

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Jonathan Coulton, Singer-Songwriter, on The Sound of Young America

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Jonathan Coulton stops by MaxFun World HQ to talk about (and play) his charming, heartfelt and hilarious songs. Coulton recently released a live CD/DVD set, called "Best. Concert. Ever."

Interview with Never Not Funny Hosts Jimmy Pardo & Matt Belknap

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Matt Belknap

Jimmy Pardo and Matt Belknap are the hosts of Never Not Funny, one of the world's most popular comedy podcasts. Pardo has been a standup comic for twenty years, and has appeared on the Tonight Show and been featured in his own Comedy Central special. He's also hosted television shows like National Lampoon's Funny Money on GSN and Movies at Our House on AMC. Belknap works in film development, and is the founder of the comedy fan website aspecialthing.com.

TSOYA Classics: Two Sides of a Coin (July 22nd, 2006)

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We continue our journey into The Sound of Young America's vast audio archive with this program from The Sound of Young America Classics.


Guests Dave Attell and Michael Showalter. Dave Attell is a celebrated standup comedian, and the former host of Comedy Central's Insomniac. Michael Showalter is best know for his work on MTV's The State and Comedy Central's Stella; he also wrote and directed the feature film The Baxter.

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