Dexter Tortoriello is a musician, song writer, and producer on Diplo's 'Mad Decent' record label. He achieved prominence initially with his project 'Houses,' for which he has a new album in the works, and his other project 'Dawn Golden' with the album 'Still Life.' We talk about the point of real art, darkness as a source of inspiration, making music that can be happy and sad simultaneously, and the hazards of social media and our modern information age.
Fahim Anwar is a stand up comedian whose new special "No Business Like Show Business" is out TODAY on NBC's comedy app Seeso (which you can try free for a month with the code ANWAR). We discuss the special, how he went from Boeing engineer to professional comic, road trips with our dads, living for the 'likes,' and much more.
Mike Jackson is a producer and partner at Get Lifted Film Company alongside Ty Stiklorius and John Legend. Topics include La La Land and race in Hollywood, their show on WGN, "Underground," whose season 2 premiere is 3/8, and the value of having tough conversations in our current political landscape.
Chris D'Elia is a standup comedian, actor, and podcast host, who just recorded his latest Netflix special "Man On Fire," coming out late this spring. He's also started a brand new podcast called "Congratulations," so subscribe on iTunes. Chris and Chris discuss the new special and the new podcast at length with a whole bunch of funny tangents in the meantime.