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Tonight!  Super fun show.  I was there last month with DJ dangler when he was in town.  Plus look at this line up!  A whole lot of funny!

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Tomorrow!  It’s insane that I’m on this show.  Joshy Fadem is bizarre and wonderful.  I’m really honored to be part of it.

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My buddy Casey Moran let me put together the line up for this show.  A bunch of my favorite people all in one place.  It’ll be material that’s not on any of my albums or on Youtube.

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And then you can find me almost every Sunday at the Comedy Store in the Belly Room with my West Coast comedy family at Candy!

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Nerd Comic Rising 19: Allyson Hood


It’s podcast XIX!  And this episode is with the ever amazing Allyson Hood.  We argue about Star Trek, talk about the wonders of marriage, and discuss the realities of being a female comedian. Check out more great content at JeffreyConolly.com or email feedback to ncrpodcast@gmail.com


Comedian…er…Comedienne…er…the Hilarious Allyson Hood

I’m a big fan of Allyson Hood, but I’m also insanely jealous of her.  When I watch her on stage it really seems like she hit the ground running.  Relatively new at comedy, she’s only been performing for about the past year, Allyson already has a very distinct voice and point of view.  She’s self assured on stage with very deliberate timing.  I’m a firm believer in people having a natural talent for comedy and Allyson certainly backs up that theory in my mind.

When I interviewed TJ Miller, I did research and found an old interview with him from before he broke big.  Hopefully this will be the same case with this Allyson Hood interview.  I really believe she’s going to be big.  I’m proud to have shared the stage with her during my birthday shows and she’s a performer who I always look forward to seeing work.  Enjoy our chat.

What I find interesting about your start is that you got into comedy totally by yourself because it just became this thing that you got obsessed with.

Yeah.

What was that process that put you on stage the first time?

I just started looking up open mics at comedy clubs.  I just googled open mics in Detroit and I think Mark Ridley’s (Comedy Castle) popped up first.  So I just called and said, “Hey I want to sign up for the open mic.  I’ve never done this before.  What do I do?”

Did you get on the first week?

I got on the first week and I didn’t get on the next week, but I did get on the week after that.  I got on twice a month exclusively there after that.

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