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By Ed Crasnick
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The Self Help Comedy Hour with Ed Crasnick is the world's first self help variety show. We unite entertainers and self help experts.
||CleanThe Self Help Comedy Hour with Ed Crasnick #23 Eddie Pepitone, Karen Kilgariff||The Bitter Buddha and The Bitter Jewddha, Half Jewish, Half Sicilian, Half Jackie Gleason, Half Ekhart Tolle, and real friend Eddie Pepitone is two full people. On this show, I talked to all of him in his kitchen. And, an amazing song by the quadruple..||11/29/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Self Help Comedy Hour with Ed Crasnick #22 Evan Mann & Gareth Reynolds, Vanda Mikoloski, The Hard Shine Blues Band & Amy Solomon||No way to accurately decsribe this show. It was a terrific array of talent and interesting people doing cool things. Evan & Gareth, so talented, talked about their TV stuff and the process of creating shows for Comedy Central, MTV and why you...||9/22/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Self Help Comedy Hour with Ed Crasnick #21 Andy Kindler, Mike Kennelly and Gary Stockdale||Do you like comedy? How about music? How about Martial Arts? This show combines all of them. Andy Kindler is hysterically funny, and when he does a demonstartion of his skills as a third degree black belt in Tae Kwon Do (for real), its very...||8/26/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Self Help Comedy Hour with Ed Crasnick #20 Jimmy Dore, Shari Carlson, Rebekah Vandenberg, Grant Baciocco||Recipe for a great show with 4 main ingredients: 1. Jimmy Dore-Multi-talented comedian/host discusses his family, growing up around anger, and shares a hysterical letter he wrote in response to an audience member who texted while he was on stage. 2....||8/20/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Self Help Comedy Hour with Ed Crasnick #19 Christine Blackburn, Chad Gervich, Allie Goertz||The Self Help Comedy Hour with Ed Crasnick #19 Guests: Christine Blackburn, Chad Gervich, Allie Goertz Some very good storytellers on this show, and terrific original music. Christine Blackburn is an actress and the host of the Story Worthy...||8/14/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Self Help Comedy Hour with Ed Crasnick #18 Greg Fitzsimmons, Kevin Kataoka, Dr. Michael Solomon, Oded Gross||What can I tell you, huge show, actually somewhat of a compilation show. Had a great conversation with Greg Fitzsimmons abour life, balance, family and why there were planes circling overhead. Caught up with Kevin Kataoka in NY, as he prepped for a...||8/10/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Self Help Comedy Hour with Ed Crasnick #17 Billy Riback, Dr. Jim Platts, Billy Kent||Another great show taped live at The Cows End Cafe in Venice, CA. Great to catch up with writer, producer and comedian Bill Riback. Billy has written and produced many sitcoms including Home Improvement for 6 seasons. We talked about comedy,...||8/1/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Self Help Comedy Hour with Ed Crasnick #16 Cathy Ladman, Chris Mancini, Graham Elwood, Grant Baciocco||We're back to doing the show live! This time from The Cow's End Cafe, a block from the beach in Venice, CA! Really fun show, Big Show! Cathy Ladman talked Ferguson, Hitler and vulnerability. Chris Mancini and Graham Elwood talked film; one about...||7/23/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Self Help Comedy Hour with Ed Crasnick #18 Kelly Carlin||This was a great conversation with writer/performer/host and former therapist Kelly Carlin. What happens when you move beyond your background and beyond your story? I can't tell you, but Kelly can. The daughter of George Carlin comes into her...||6/28/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Self Help Comedy Hour with Ed Crasnick #16 Jonathan Katz||The Self Help Comedy Hour with Ed Crasnick #16 Special Guest: Jonathan KatzThere is only one Jonathan Katz; supremely funny and insightful! Love talking with him and I apologize for talking like Larry King. He has his own style, rhythm, the...||5/27/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Self Help Comedy Hour with Ed Crasnick #17 Cecily Knobler & Amber Tozer||Oh yes it's ladies night! Lucky to be joined by two brilliant, vibrant and funny performers. Cecily Knobler is a comedian, writer and movie critic-we talked about the best movies in mental heath and projected our own issues onto the...||5/26/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Self Help Comedy Hour with Ed Crasnick #15 Jackie Kashian and Tribute To Boston||In this show, I pay a little tribute to my home town of Boston, rememberung just how great a place it is in the wake of The Boston Marathon bombing. there is music from a film called The Boondock Saints and moments from The Boston Garden Tribute....||4/27/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Self Help Comedy Hour #14 Chuck Sklar & Zach Selwyn||Two great guests on this show loaded with show biz talent while being very coll multifaceted people. First, we talk to the executive producer of Totally Biased with W. Kmau Bell on FX, Chuck Sklar. Then a great conversation with the host of America's...||4/25/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Self Help Comedy Hour w Ed Crasnick #13 Denise Crosby, Roger Nygard, Karen Kilgariff, Cathy Ladman||The Self Help Comedy Hour with Ed Crasnick #13 Special Guests: Denise Crosby, Roger Nygard, Karen Kilgariff and Cathy Ladman Terrific show talking with actress/producer and Star Trek The Next Generation legend, Denise Crosby. Not only...||4/11/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Self Help Comedy Hour #12 Pre-Anniversary Special with David Cross, Margaret Cho, Greg Proops and many others||Pre-Anniversary Special!!! This one of a kind compilation show includes conversations and performances with all the people below, who are amazing! David Cross, Margaret Cho, Greg Proops, Kevin Pollak, Karen Kilgariff, Andy Kindler, Todd Glass, Eddie...||4/4/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Self Help Comedy Hour with Ed Crasnick #11 Paul Provenza, Troy Conrad, Gary Stockdale||This is the time when comedians can be funny and real, show all of who they are. I talked with Paul Provenza (The Aristocrats, The Green Room with Paul Provenza, Set List) and Troy Conrad about their new show Set List, which is an improvised stand-up...||3/28/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Self Help Comedy Hour with Ed Crasnick #10 Wayne Federman||Great conversation with a show business renaissance man, and a man who has stayed in his share of Ramada Renaissance Hotels on the road. Wayne is a show business historian and a great standup, writer and now even produces his own film festival...||3/19/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Self Help Comedy Hour #9 with Paul Gilmartin, Tom Dimenna as Telly Savalas, Ginger Smith & Kahlill Sabbagh||This show puts the V in Variety, The M in Mental Health, and The func in dysfunction. Paul Gilmartin is open, honest and and real about his feelings, deperession and the work with his great show The Mental Illness Happy Hour. You'll hear how doing a...||3/5/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Self Help Comedy Hour #8 Wendy Liebman, Cathy Ladman, Sonya Bender||Self Help Comedy||2/27/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Self Help Comedy Hour with Ed Crasnick #7 Todd Glass, Barry Kluger and The Blanks||If you love to laugh and grieve, this is the show for you! Great conversation with the hysterically funny Todd Glass, and old friend who is one the best comedians working today. Todd loves standup, and he's great at it, always fresh and always...||2/17/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Self Help Comedy Hour Special Bonus Interview with Kevin Pollak||ed crasnick||2/13/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Self Help Comedy Hour with Ed Crasnick #5 Howie Mandel||Ed Crasnick||2/12/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Self Help Comedy Hour with Ed Crasnick #6 Phil Rosenthal||Ed Crasnick||2/12/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
So great! So Entertaining!
Ed is a pro, no doubt about it. And he has excellent taste in music too.
Keep it up Ed!