The Mascot Wedding Show
By Mac Blake and David Jara
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The internet's hour of unspeakable power. Comedians David Jara and Mac Blake interview guests, some of them real, talk about comedy, entertainment, and their dumb lives.
||MWS 300: Finale||Episode 300: Recorded the day before David left Austin, here is our final episode, featuring part of an interview with Jon Wurster (!!!!). David and Mac land the plane.||8/29/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||MWS 299: No Escape (Live at ColdTowne Theater)||Episode 299: Our second to last episode, recorded live at the the friendly confines of ColdTowne Theater. Joe Hafkey joins on stage, plus visits from a sick child, a super fan, the show's mailman, and even David from the future. Super fun show! -||8/25/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||MWS 298: Prince Wasim Al-Subaai||Episode 298: Producer of extremely rare films Prince Wasim Al-Subaai stops by the studio to talk about his various film projects, a reading from the script to the next Star Wars, sensory deprivation tanks, and more. Plus,||8/20/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Gold Lion 12: Christmas Eve Ghosts||It's another Mascot Wedding Gold Lion, a best-of nugget from a past show. This EXTRAsode comes from a Christmas Eve 2011 show. Mac gets three different phone calls from Garth, Comb, and Shaquille O'Neal himself. Enjoy!||8/4/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||MWS 297: Brian Gaar||Episode 297: The great Brian Gaar is our in-studio guest this episode. We talk about his upcoming Hulu special, his upcoming TV show, unwanted thought syndrome, and more. Plus, we go on another Mascot Wedding Vision Quest.||7/17/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Gold Lion 11: The Merch Maker||It's another Mascot Wedding Gold Lion, a best-of nugget from a past show. In this short EXTRAsode, we get a call from the owner of a merchandise company who's excited about different kinds of giveaways. Enjoy!||7/8/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Gold Lion 10: Beth Stelling’s Perfect Day||It's another Mascot Wedding Gold Lion, a best-of nugget from a past show. In this short EXTRAsode, Beth Stelling goes on a vision quest to tell us about her perfect day. - And because Beth is so awesome,||7/2/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||MWS 296: Mayor Woods||Episode 296: Mayor Woods, the Mayor of Sunken Valley, Texas stops by to discuss his efforts toward eliminating the city's feral dog problem.||6/30/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Gold Lion 9: Chief Spelchnik’s Deposition||It's another Mascot Wedding Gold Lion, a best-of nugget from a past show. However, this short EXTRAsode is not from a broadcast, instead it was recorded for a KOOP Austin pledge drive donation premium. This clip is from an Internal Affairs investigatio...||6/26/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||MWS 295: Danny Palumbo and Arthur Truckee||Episode 295: Comedian and fishmonger Danny Palumbo joins your podcast lions to talk about winning the Funniest Person in Austin contest, restaurant humor, and more. Plus, a surprise visit from entrepreneur Arthur Truckee.||6/23/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
While it clearly borrows an awful lot from Tom Scharpling, Jon Wurster and The Best Show on WFMU, I've enjoyed what I've heard of Mascot Wedding. The guys are entertaining and generally keep their stories and banter interesting. They do an amazingly good job of replicating the Scharpling & Wurster style when it comes to fake guests and callers, which is no easy task. This is no substitute for the Best Show, but it is a worthwhile listen with potential. Keep it up, guys!
David and Mac’s rapport is effortless, engaging, and hilarious from start to finish every week. This is companionship radio at its finest, and I look forward to every show!
Your buds that live in your ear buds.
That's right. David and Mac will cheer you up and make you laugh, even when you're down in the dumper. Where else are you going to hear from guests such as Rikembe Mutombo (brother of Dikembe) and his sister Shikembe, former UT Battle Cattle football coach Mack Brown, the ghost of pro-wrestling's Paul Bearer, and of course Mac's incorrigible brother Calvin. Also, these guys have some of the most engaging discussions about movies, tv, sports, hypotheticals, music, comedy, and terrible people that we all encounter in life.