26May

Highway Diary Ep 118 - Jon Reaux

My good friend Jon Reaux joins the Highway Diary podcast for the second time. 

We talk about love, comedy, and loss, then we try to chase some booty at some bars. 






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19May

Highway Diary Ep 117 - Thomas Jones and MHOG

The guys from the Metal Hand of God Podcast, Wayne Barras and Adam join the podcast. Thomas Jones and I were booked on their show at a Twist of Lime in Metarie and initiated a podcast exchange. 


We talk about some FB drama that lead up to the show, and how to navigate ego's in the comedy scene. 


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11May

Highway Diary Ep 116 - J Alfred Potter

J Alfred Potter joins the Highway Diary podcast. He talks about Accessible comedy, and his new show at Mags. 

Potter talks about why he's upset about with me and the podcast, and I ask him how I should seek redemption. 



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5May

Highway Diary Ep 115 - Ed Black

Ed Black joins the Highway Diary podcast as he's getting ready to move from New Orleans to Portland. 




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29Apr

Highway Diary Ep 114 - Cory Williams and Justin Evans

Cory Williams and Justin Evans stop by the Highway Diary podcast. We talk about the growing comedy scene in Hattiesburg, Mississippi. 

Cory, after losing a disappointing battle to his buddy Justin, reflects on his performance at the Sunday Roast Battle at the La Nuit. 

We talk about an upcoming show May 3rd, at 8pm The Dollar Box Showroom: 
600 N MAIN ST 
Hattiesburg, Mississippi 

(601) 408-6040

Also, the other Sunday Roast Battle at La Nuit Sunday May 19th and June 22nd at 8:00pm. 

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14Apr

Highway Diary Ep 113 - Corey Mack

Corey Mack joins the Highway Diary podcast. He talks being in the army and barely missing being deployed in the aftermath of 9/11. He talks about doing comedy in New York City during his last few months of duty, and how this double-life quickly turned into his full time gig. 

After being interrogated in a study room in the Library of UNO, we take a break for some time on the trampoline. We're joined by his wife, Iina Ester, and have a great talk about comedy philosophy, and navigating cliques. 

Here is my day with Corey Mack! Enjoy. 








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7Apr

Highway Diary Ep 112 - RedBean

Host of Comedy Gumbeaux every Thursday night at the Howlin' Wolf in New Orleans, RedBean joins me for a great episode of the podcast. RedBean talks about his appearance opposite Sylvester Stallone in Grudge Match.  How casting directors are always walking into comedy shows looking for talent. And the importance of social media. 


Redbean's road-dog Carrey Bee joins the podcast, and talks about his second time performing stand-up was at the Saenger Theater to do a half-hour opening for Sinbad. 

Kyle Smith, Lace, and Byron join the podcast as we wait for our sets. Kyle Smith tries to pick up a girl who walks by. 


We wrap the podcast up after the show, again talking about the importance of playing to different crowds, and marketing yourself as a comic. 





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24Mar

Highway Diary Ep 111 - Thomas Jones (FEAT) Jackie Jenkins Jr

Jackie Jenkins Jr. Introduces this podcast angry about "Extra Mothafucka's" AKA Hobby comics that expect the best stand-up spots, but only do comedy once every 6 months. 

Thomas Jones visits the Highway Diary podcast to talk about his time as the joke theif pariah, and his redemption back to the good graces of the comedy scene. We talk about the metaphysics of comedy, and how it helps people deal with pain. 





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17Mar

Highway Diary Ep 110 - Byron Broussard

Byron Broussard joins the Highway Diary podcast from the open mic at the All Ways lounge. We have a great talk about Byron's comedy, and the comedy scene in New Orleans. 

We also talk about Byron's job at a group home, his sexuality, and his interest in conspiracies. 







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10Mar

Highway Diary Ep 109 - Jackie Jenkins Jr.

Omid Ezekiel Ramak "EZ" opens the show. I officially apologize to Jeff McCormick, who I found out is very upset with me over a previous podcast. I talk about how excited I am about the Andrew D. Basiago episode. 

Afterward, Jackie Jenkins Jr. comes onto the podcast to talk about his comedy career and running the open mic at the La Nuit comedy theater. We record in the greenroom over the course of a weekend of shows there. Comedians, and other interesting characters pop in as well. 

Join the party. 







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