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Podcast Coyle & Sharpe Episode 37: Dead Can Dance

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Welcome to season two of Coyle & Sharpe: The Imposters! In the early 1960s, James P. Coyle and Mal Sharpe roamed the streets of San Francisco, microphone in hand, roping strangers into bizarre schemes and surreal stunts. These original recordings are from the Sharpe family archive, which is tended by Mal's daughter, Jennifer Sharpe. You can learn more about Coyle & Sharpe on their website or on MySpace. Their recent box set is These 2 Men Are Imposters.

On this episode: Coyle and Sharpe talk to a local man about a scientist who makes corpses dance by installing an electronic gizmo inside of them. The local man's reaction is quite wonderful.

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Podcast: TSOYA Classic: The American Dream

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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 Louis CK, Florian Keller, and Neil Hamburger. Louis CK is one of America's best standup comics -- we talk with him about his new kind of old-fashioned sitcom. Florian Keller writes in his book "Andy Kaufman: Wrestling with the American Dream" that Kaufman's work was a satire of that cherished ideal. Also, America's Funnyman, Neil Hamburger stops in to talk about his sad, sad, sad life.

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Podcast: Louis CK, standup comic, writer and director

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Louis CK is a standup comic, writer and director. His newest hour-long comedy special, Louis CK: Chewed Up will soon air on Showtime, and he's on the road now with another hour of comedy called Hilarious. He created and starred in the HBO sitcom Lucky Louie, and wrote and directed the cult film Pootie Tang. He talked with us about how the difficulties of his family life manifest on stage, and about how the legacy of George Carlin inspired him as a comic.

Louis has been a guest on The Sound several times. You can hear him talk about Lucky Louie and his first specials here. Our first interview with Louie, in the College Years, can be downloaded from this link.

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Podcast: Andy Daly & "Nine Sweaters"

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Andy Daly in character, photo by Liezl Estipona

Andy Daly is a comedian, actor and improviser in Los Angeles. He's probably best known for his stint on Mad TV, or his role in the recent Will Ferrel vehicle Semi-Pro. He's just released his first CD of character monologues, called "Nine Sweaters." In the spring, he'll be seen as a co-star of the HBO comedy series "East Bound and Down."

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Podcast: Ratatat

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Ratatat are an instrumental music duo from New York, who just released their third album, LP3. Guitarist Mike Stroud and producer/programmer Evan Mast perform and record music that straddles the line between rock, hip-hop and dance, and have built an enormous following in the world of indie rock.

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Jesse and Jordan discuss Jesse's songwriting career, both Jesse and Jordan's joke failures, presidential candidates and much more.

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Podcast: TSOYA Classic: The Future

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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.

The future is here today, in the past on a classic episode of TSOYA. With Guests Chad Trujillo, Paul Moller, and Dippin Dots we take a look deep into the future. We talk with the inventor of the Skycar, with the discoverer of a new planet, and with a representative of the Ice Cream of the Future, Dippin' Dots. Plus the future of scrapbooking, reptiles, and more, and relationship advice from The Evil Computer Bent on World Domination.

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Podcast Coyle & Sharpe Episode 36: Sandor 21

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Welcome to season two of Coyle & Sharpe: The Imposters! In the early 1960s, James P. Coyle and Mal Sharpe roamed the streets of San Francisco, microphone in hand, roping strangers into bizarre schemes and surreal stunts. These original recordings are from the Sharpe family archive, which is tended by Mal's daughter, Jennifer Sharpe. You can learn more about Coyle & Sharpe on their website or on MySpace. Their recent box set is These 2 Men Are Imposters.

On this episode: Coyle and Sharpe completely confuse a local working man by speaking in codes and gibberish.

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Podcast: Chip Kidd at Bumbershoot

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Chip Kidd is one of the country's best-known designers. For the past twenty years, he's designed book covers for authors like Michael Crichton, David Sedaris, Cormac McCarthy and innumerable others. More recently, he's taken pen to page himself, writing two comic novels, "The Cheesemonkeys" and "The Learners."

This show was recorded live at the Bumbershoot Music & Arts Festival in Seattle, Washington.

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Podcast: The Human Giant's Paul Scheer, Rob Huebel and Aziz Ansari

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The Human Giant are a sketch comedy group whose eponymous series airs on MTV. Since getting their start at the UCB Theater in New York, they've become well known for a cast of signature characters, and for their distinctive, filmic style. Jesse spoke with Aziz Ansari, Rob Huebel and Paul Scheer; filmmaker Jason Woliner was absent.

This show was recorded live at the Bumbershoot Music & Arts Festival in Seattle, Washington.

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