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#1 Josh and a Lady: Lisa Brooke

I’m back at it! I’ve done assorted podcasts in the past, and I’m back again. This time, it’s weekly, and with a rotating cast of female co-hosts. Hence: Josh and a Lady. It’s hard to get a lady to commit every week. Episode one features comedy vet, good friend, and one half of my comedy duo Steve and Tawny, Lisa Brooke. This week, topics include: Ladies coming to the basement... read more

French Language Radio Hoax

One of my favourite radio hosting moments happened quite spontaneously, when I was hosting an evening shift on 102.1 The Edge back in the early 00s. I had a friend (Rachelle) visiting the studio who happened to be fluent in French, so I thought for fun, between one of the first couple of songs, I’d have her speak a little. The phones buzzed right away, and I ran with it the rest of the evening. The... read more

Minnesota Dreamin’

I was on the Humble and Fred Show on SiriusXM earlier this week, and chatted about my whirlwind last couple months. Back in June, I saw a posting for a morning show co-host position at a station in Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minnesota. The format of the station is Triple-A: Adult Album Alternative (lots of new indie, and a really wide range of interesting music including a healthy dose of classic alternative.)... read more

Mom’s Shoveling Voicemail

My mother winters in Florida. Her home in Toronto has a heated driveway. It stopped working this past winter. She left a voicemail for me – her grown-up son – about it. Sarah = my sister visiting Florida The Doctor, Hannah = Neighbors Alex = Family... read more