Art Howard at Night

Art Howard at Night Podcast

Music, comedy, interviews

54 - Dulcé Sloan, comedian, NBC TV personality
Your host at his fattest with NBC's new star, Dulcé SloanAllow a few seconds for buffering.Yahoo! player or right click HERE to download | Launch pop-up playerThe rest of the world, i.e. non-Art Howard listeners, may not have heard of Dulcé Sloan yet, but she has a talent holding contract with NBC, so she'll be on their TV sets soon. She's also appeared on ESPN's Riggle's Picks and ABC's Resurrection.Sloan takes the time to chat with Art for a follow-up to her 2012 interview, and details the amazing things ...

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53 - Greg Renoff, author, "Van Halen Rising"
Allow a few seconds for buffering.Yahoo! player or right click HERE to download | Launch pop-up player Greg Renoff is not only a rabid Van Halen fan, but also a Ph. D. in history. Dissatisfied with the lack of information on Van Halen's earliest years, he put his degree to use studying not what happened to the lost colony at Roanoke Island (snore!), but how did Van Halen's years playing backyard parties prepare them to be the dominant hard rock group of the following decade?The result is Van Halen Rising: H...

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52 - Eric Von Haessler, host, "The Von Haessler Doctrine"
Allow a few seconds for buffering.Yahoo! player or right click HERE to download | Launch pop-up playerFor over 25 years, Eric Von Haessler has had a conversation with America from behind a radio microphone. For much of that time, he ridiculed everyone and everything in his path to hilarious effect. In recent years, he's shared his more serious and well-considered thoughts on everything from politics, to science, to NASCAR, to his favorite band, Drivin' n' Cryin'. These days he can be heard on his podcast, "...

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51 - Vinny Bucci, comedian
Booch in 2014, looking much like he did in 2015Allow a few seconds for buffering.Yahoo! player or right click HERE to download | Launch pop-up player Booch is back!Vinny Bucci returns to talk about his past year in Atlanta show business. Most notably Art and Booch discuss the last day at Rock 100.5 of Larry Wachs, the original Regular Guy. It's also known as "The Day the Other 50% of the Laughter Died" (Regular Guys co-host Eric Von Haessler was let go the year prior).Vinny also tells us about the independe...

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BEST OF HOWARD: Dulcé Sloan, comedian
Allow a few seconds for buffering.Yahoo! player or right click HERE to download | Launch pop-up playerYes, I've been very lame about putting a new show together! FOUR MONTHS? Even Johnny Carson never took that much time off!However, editing is about to begin on a new episode with the one and only Vinny Bucci!In the meantime, let me attach myself to the coattails of a true star in the making. You may remember Dulcé Sloan from very early on in our show, back in 2012. Since then Dulcé got a coveted spot in the...

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50 - Fans Salute David Letterman
Allow a few seconds for buffering.Yahoo! player or right click HERE to download | Launch pop-up playerPossibly the most influential book on Art's life. How sad!It's a very special episode of Art Howard at Night!  No, really, it IS! Art salutes his greatest idol, late night television icon David Letterman. Joining him in discussing Letterman's 33 year late night career and retirement are Brian Arnold, a member of the Letterman fan Facebook group, and Jeff Zuk, creator of the tribute Letterman Twitter feeds @...

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ESPRESSO - Bill Cosby, Gloria Allred at Cobb Energy Centre
Allow a few seconds for buffering.Yahoo! player or right click HERE to download | Launch pop-up playerArt's Comments: "When I heard history was being made so close to home, I had to go down and document what happened."Despite being accused of rape by close to 40 women, Bill Cosby performed a concert for his Far from Finished  tour at the Cobb Energy Centre. Though it's called Far from Finished, this is the only date of the last eight that wasn't canceled or indefinitely postponed!"Gloria Allred, who you've ...

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49 - Howard Stern: "Podcasts Are for Losers!"
Howard Stern (not actually a guest)Allow a few seconds for buffering.Yahoo! player or right click HERE to download | Launch pop-up playerAnnouncer Brian Clark joins America's Favorite Talk Show Host (that's Art) to analyze the King of All Media's assertion that "Podcasts are for losers!"Art and Brian have toiled in both broadcast radio and podcasting, and they compare their firsthand experience to what Howard Stern describes. Is it true that to earn your wings as a broadcaster you need to go to terrestrial ...

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48 - Chet Wild Returns! (BONUS: Stu McCallister)
Allow a few seconds for buffering.Yahoo! player or right click HERE to download | Launch pop-up playerChet Wild returns to the Laughing Skull Fest, Atlanta and Art Howard at Night! Art once again catches up with Wild at the W Hotel in Midtown Atlanta. (Apparently there was turnover in the security staff and the new guys didn't know to keep Art off the premises.) They discuss various adventures Chet has had in the last year, such as: The status of his podcast with former American Idol  host, Brian DunkelmanP...

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47 - Glaze Your Eyes Over/Late `90's Radio Demo
Art in late `90's Carson Daly TRL style shirt.Allow a few seconds for buffering.Yahoo! player or right click HERE to download | Launch pop-up player"Mr. Positive" returns to tell you where he's been hiding since Halloween! Art gives you the behind-the-scenes details of his struggle to provide you with only the finest entertainment. Get the scoop on all the various blow-offs and cold shoulders he's endured in the name of entertaining you. Your breath will be taken away by how anyone could endure such morale-...

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46 - Del Venicci, art rock band
Allow a few seconds for buffering.Yahoo! player or right click HERE to download | Launch pop-up playerWARNING: This episode is not for the musically tepid or incurious.Remember what it was like to hang out past midnight during the work week, drinking beer and listening to boundary-breaking music? Art had almost forgotten, too!Del Venicci chats with Art in the parking lot of their Monday midnight show at club 529 in East Atlanta Village. The band discuss their connection to Italian opera, Andy Warhol's influ...

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45 - April Richardson, comedian, podcaster, "Chelsea Lately"
TV's April RichardsonAllow a few seconds for buffering.Yahoo! player or right click HERE to download | Launch pop-up playerChelsea Lately  roundtable regular April Richardson makes the time to chat with Art. The Atlanta natives discuss the hick perception of their hometown, what the term "redneck" really means, and whether Los Angeles or Atlanta is the more truly segregated city.Then they get down to show business! How did a girl from East Marietta get to Hollywood? Will April be part of her old boss Chelse...

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44 - Will "The Thryll" Phillips, comedian, author of "Hollywood Failure"
Allow a few seconds for buffering.Yahoo! player or right click HERE to download | Launch pop-up playerWill "The Thryll" Phillips spent six years in Hollywood in the unglamorous position of Production Assistant, schlepping coffee and sandwiches to the makers of Family Guy  and other top shows. He also co-created a Web series called Murder Squad  that got him into talks with Comedy Central and ABC.However, things didn't go as dreamed. Now back in central New York for the time being, he's written an e-book abo...

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43 - End of Summer, Back to School Special
Allow a few seconds for buffering.Yahoo! player or right click HERE to download | Launch pop-up playerWrap up your summer with Art!First, Art tells you about Jay Leno's recent concert in Atlanta, including how he thinks Jay really did nothing wrong the two times he took over The Tonight Show.Next, he recounts highlights of his Summer of 2014 in "How I Spent My Summer Vacation."Finally, it's an on-the-street report from Acworth, Georgia's "Love the Lake" festival. 22 minutes. Art's comments: "Come hear me ma...

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42 - Joe Toplyn, author; former writer/producer for Leno, Letterman
Allow a few seconds for buffering.Yahoo! player or right click HERE to download | Launch pop-up playerFour-time Emmy winner Joe Toplyn joins Art. Toplyn has been a writer for Late Night with David Letterman, head writer and producer for The Late Show with David Letterman, and co-head writer and producer for The Tonight Show with Jay Leno. He has now authored a book called Comedy Writing for Late-Night TV. The comedy writing legend candidly answers questions such as:What was it like creating revolutionary TV...

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41 - Dateline: Los Angeles, 2014
ABOVE: Adam Carolla is NOT on this show! But he's in the picture.Allow a few seconds for buffering.Yahoo! player or right click HERE to download | Launch pop-up player Watching someone else's home movies is super-boring, huh? Well, on this show there's no video, yet Art yammers on about his vacation to Los Angeles for over an hour, anyhow! If you've ever wondered what it was like to attend the taping of a network television show, or to watch a live taping of the world's top comedy podcast, Art tells you abo...

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40 - Vinny Bucci, comedian and Onchi, space punk band
Vinny Bucci in 2014, looking very similar to 2015Allow a few seconds for buffering.Yahoo! player or right click HERE to download | Launch pop-up playerShow number 40 is our longest show ever! It's literally too much show! Rock 100.5/Atlanta's Vinny Bucci returns. He talks about the series of independent film roles he's had in the past year, which includes being directed by former Martin cast member Tommy Ford. He also candidly discusses the dismissal of Eric Von Haessler from the Regular Guys morning show. ...

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39 - Chet Wild, writer, podcaster, comedian
Allow a few seconds for buffering.Yahoo! player or right click HERE to download | Launch pop-up playerChet Wild has only been in the comedy game for five years, but in that time he's made extraordinary career strides. In his native upstate New York he was often MC at Buffalo comedy clubs, and became a frequent fill-in co-host on a legendary Rochester morning radio show, all while earning a Master's degree. Now in Los Angeles, he's trained in improv and sketch writing with top comedy troupes and performs bef...

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38 - Linda Cardellini, actress...
Allow a few seconds for buffering.Yahoo! player or right click HERE to download | Launch pop-up player...from 1997, before she became famous. Long, long ago Art visited a high school classmate in Hollywood and met his cute new friend. The petite brunette would go on to star in NBC's Freaks n' Geeks, as well as ER, Scooby Doo, Mad Men, and now New Girl: Linda Cardellini. Art digs into the vault and brings you the thrilling interview (about 1:00 long) where she talks about her budding career and first roles. ...

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37 - Observe and Report: Mary Mac's Tea Room, Muppets-Lady Gaga Holiday Special, Twitter Embarrassment
The most whacked-out thing in TV history.Allow a few seconds for buffering.Yahoo! player or right click HERE to download | Launch pop-up player Art's back, and he's by himself! Except for your company, of course. Art takes a trip to Mary Mac's Tea Room, birthplace of the Civil Rights Movement (right?).He also asks the question, "Was the Muppets-Lady Gaga Holiday Special the sounding of the final horn before Apocalypse?"Finally, hear about how he may have embarrassed himself in front of the stars on Twitter....

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36 - Evan Kessler, L.A. standup comic
Evan J. Kessler, known by TMZ as "J-Kess"Allow a few seconds for buffering.Yahoo! player or right click HERE to download | Launch pop-up player"A New York comic now doing it in L.A." That's how Evan Kessler was first described to Art.In this interview, Evan sets the record straight that he actually began doing standup in California. Kessler talks about what it's like to begin a career in standup in the show business mecca of Los Angeles, and his brushes with star comics like Maria Bamford and Emo Philips. H...

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The Best of Howard: Jeff Clark, rock critic/DJ/publisher
Allow a few seconds for buffering.Yahoo! player or right click HERE to download | Launch pop-up playerWell, shit! A month has gone by and I haven't posted a new episode! So enjoy this classic (read: old) episode from the summer of 2012 where I interviewed famed ATL music critic and DJ, Jeff Clark. He publishes Stomp and Stammer, an irreverent and hysterical music `zine that basically invented Simon Cowell's shtick 20 years before Cowell did. Jeff Clark is a great writer, rock n' roll entrepreneur, and livin...

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35 - "A Don Looks at 40" - Don de Leaumont
Allow a few seconds for buffering.Yahoo! player or right click HERE to download | Launch pop-up playerArt Howard at Night's first guest ever, Don de Leaumont, returns to show his softer side with this live acoustic performance!Don may be best known as publisher of the hard rock/metal blog, The Great Southern Brainfart, which has received bylines and mentions in music magazines from Revolver to Rolling Stone. For his 40th birthday, however, much like Jimmy Buffet did with "A Pirate Looks at 40," Don looks at...

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34 - Observe and Report - Just Art
Chaps with no DLR to fill themAllow a few seconds for buffering.Yahoo! player or right click HERE to download | Launch pop-up playerArt flies solo again!Did you vote for Art in the "Nuzzy and Guy Decently Funny Show Us Your Podcasts Challenge"? Art talks about the making of his non-winning video, and what video did  impress him.Next, wild animals are on the loose in Art's house! How does he manage to not only survive, but live in harmony with Mother Nature?In his quest to always bring you the best guests, A...

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33 - Brett Baker, creative director, ad copywriter
Allow a few seconds for buffering.Yahoo! player or right click HERE to download | Launch pop-up playerBrett Baker (self-portrait at right) is the creative mind behind some of TV and radio's most entertaining commercials of late. He joins Art for a discussion of the ad industry and how he got into it. He explains how he went from being a directionless college freshman in Kentucky to writing national commercials featuring stars like Michael Jordan and Charlie Sheen.But first, Art talks about seeing Dave Grohl...

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