The Light of Darkness
By Derrick Garza
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The Light of Darkness is a bi-weekly dark comedy podcast, hosted by Derrick Garza and revolving special guests. Life, death, fighting, relationships, and anything else we can think of, will be dissected and viewed through a humorous lens.
||ExplicitThe Light of Darkness Episode 006 – Lauren Valdez||On episode 6 of the Light of Darkness, we welcome Lauren Valdez to the show. We talk about what the childhood of being the daughter to a professional opera singer was like. We also discuss surviving a random act of violence, the struggle with body dysmorphia and her eating disorder, and using sex to promote women's MMA. Derrick Garza - thelightofdarkness.com , twitter.com/dgthedarkness , instagram.com/thelightofdarknesspodcast , facebook.com/thelightofdarkness.com Lauren Valdez - instagram.com/_kricket For more information on eating disorders, please visit: http://www.nationaleatingdisorders.org You may reach the helpline at (800) 931-2237 For crisis situations, text "NEDA" to 741741 to be connected with a trained volunteer at a crisis text line||8/4/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitThe Light of Darkness Episode 005 – Jesse Garcia (From Dusk till Dawn)||On episode 5 of The Light of Darkness, we welcome award winning actor, producer, director, and star of "From Dusk till Dawn: The Series," Jesse Garcia, to the show. We talk about his youth, and how wrestling and cheerleading took him from a small town in Wyoming, to a lead actor in a series directed by Robert Rodriguez. We also discuss unconventional acting roles, missing out on Marvel movie premiers, and being face to face with Pee Wee Herman. Derrick Garza - twitter.com/dgthedarkness , instagram.com/thelightofdarknesspodcast , thelightofdarkness.com Jesse Garcia - twitter.com/jesse2theG , instagram.com/jessejohngarcia||7/21/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitThe Light of Darkness Episode 004 – Tony Stolfa||On Episode 4 of The Light of Darkness, we welcome videographer extraordinaire, Tony Stolfa, owner of tonystofla.com and videographer/producer for FloGrappling.com We discuss the transition from his massive weight loss to fighting inside of a cage to becoming a professional behind a camera. We talk about his intervention in a public domestic dispute, the creation and stealing of intellectual property, and why this podcast may or may not be "amateur hour." Derrick Garza - twitter.com/dgthedarkness ,instagram.com/thelightofdarknesspodcast , thelightofdarkness.com Tony Stolfa - IG @tonystolfa , tonystolfa.com , flograppling.com||7/7/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitThe Light of Darkness Episode 003 – Bryan Bell||On the 3rd episode of the podcast, we welcome owner of Little Bell Ranch and B's Bees Honey, Bryan Bell, to the show. We dive into the deep, dark world of male cheerleading, pricing oneself appropriately for creative services, and the ever controversial subject of stereotypical humor, from the viewpoint of two minorities. Derrick Garza - twitter.com/dgthedarkness , instagram.com/thelightofdarknesspodcast , thelightofdarkness.com Bryan Bell - instagram.com/bryanbell3187 Firestone commercial appearance: https://vimeo.com/218568374/82a44f2afc||6/23/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitThe Light of Darkness Episode 002 – Jeremy Landry||On the 2nd episode of The Light of Darkness, we have my good friend and owner of Clench Knives, Jeremy Landry. We discuss the "murder-y" culture of New Orleans, Jeremy's mis-attempt at becoming a career criminal, and the inception of his knife making company. Derrick Garza - twitter.com/dgthedarkness , instagram.com/thelightofdarknesspodcast , thelightofdarkness.com Jeremy Landry - instagram.com/clenchknives||6/9/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitThe Light of Darkness Episode 001 – Jeremy Carbone||On the 1st Light of Darkness podcast, we feature jiu-jitsu black belt and Cape Cod native, Jeremy Carbone. We talk about our origins, a certain street altercation involving Jeremy and myself, and we explore the advice of two middle aged individuals to our 20 year old selves. Derrick Garza - twitter.com/dgthedarkness , instagram.com/thelightofdarknesspodcast , thelightofdarkness.com||5/25/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
Awesome first episode
Fun to listen to. Looking forward to more episodes
High quality. Good humor. Highly recommended.
I really enjoyed this! Easy listen, good laughs
It's like hanging with your friends!
One of the things I really enjoy with this podcast is all the guests are actual close friends with the host Derrick Garza. You can see the familiarity and comfortability they have with each other and that makes for a great time! As the audience, you feel like you're just hanging out with your friends and you're just part of the crew. They range from different topics and they're all very fun and interesting. Totally worth a subscription! Highly recommend!