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What’s The Deal With Creativity?

Brian Doney

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What’s The Deal With Creativity?
Jun 15, 2017 Brian Doney
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After years of writing jokes about kitties and t*****s, the doom cloud of Columbus comedy recorded his first CD at the Short North Stage. This interview was before his CD recording on April 1st, but Roller Coaster is available for download everywhere, and you can get a sneak peak just before the interview starts. Buy … More Episode 41 – Wonder Doug
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May 18, 2017 Brian Doney
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This episode was recorded live at the first Columbus Podcast Festival. Zach Hannah, a local poet, performs two original pieces; the Zen Guide to Masturbation and Karate. Zach then joins Brian in a discussion about poetry writing and performing before closing out the first night of the CPF. The Columbus Podcast festival was successful in raising $1,000 … More Live at the Columbus Podcast Festival Episode 40 – Zach Hannah
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Apr 26, 2017 Brian Doney
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Brian interviews Todd Rector and Briden Schueren from BrickBox studios about their Jump into Spring art gallery. The purpose of which is for artists to come out of hibernation and present their first big work of the year. Todd and Briden share their own art gallery experiences discuss how difficult it can be to finish your art … More Episode 39 – Jump into Spring
What’s The Deal With Creativity?
Apr 20, 2017 Brian Doney
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During the Have You Seen My Mom? tour, Brian and Amber met Katlin and Candice on a Rocketship Comedy show in Indianapolis. After hanging out at the show Brian and Amber came over for a day to podcast that ultimately a forged a new friendship. They discuss the Indianapolis comedy scene, sketch writing, and podcasting. Go see … More Episode 38 – Katlin McFee & Candice Connor
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Apr 12, 2017 Brian Doney
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Whether you know Casey from Electro Cult Circus or Oddfellows Oddities, there is no question that he is tapped into the creative scene in Columbus. He has dedicated his career to not only make good music but to make meaningful connections to support the performing artists across Columbus. Casey and Brian discuss their motivations to … More Episode 37 – Casey Ward
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Mar 16, 2017 Brian Doney
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Brian’s thrilled to talk to Miller and The Hunks about their concept EP Would You Like to Yes? making music for their upcoming recording, and their next steps to breaking out in Columbus, and then the world! Find Miller and The Hunks on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. Listen to their music here. Miller and The Hunks will … More Episode 36 – Miller and The Hunks
What’s The Deal With Creativity?
Mar 13, 2017 Brian Doney
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Can art exist in hell? Can art help you see past the worst mistake in your life? Is it possible to connect with the greatest rejects of society? In this live episode of the podcast, Brian talks on the phone with Dean Preston, an artist from the Marion Correctional Facility about the creative process inside … More Live! From Lundberg Industrial Arts Episode 35 – Dean Preston
What’s The Deal With Creativity?
Mar 8, 2017 Brian Doney
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Silence is Death exhibition explores the social and political role of creatives to ignite change, empower the people, and challenge hatred in our community. Brian Doney talks to Dede Parker, a photographer, and contributor to the Silence is Death gallery about how photography opens up hearts, the role of nudity in art, and the importance … More Episode 34 – Silence Is Death
What’s The Deal With Creativity?
Feb 22, 2017 Brian Doney
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Brian Durkin is a Philadelphia-based comic who shares Brian’s love for podcasting, producing, and stand up. The two talk in depth about open mics, writing, and getting your name out there. Brian Durkin is the creator of the Fully Belly Laughs podcast and website. Check out Full Belly Laughs for podcasts and humor articles here! There … More Episode 33 – Brian Durkin
What’s The Deal With Creativity?
Feb 9, 2017 Brian Doney
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February 10th at the Vanderelli room is the 4th year of Dark Love. An art show that examines some of the most devious and dangerous methods we go through to get what we most desire. A.J. Vanderelli and Tona Pearson, curators and paritcipants in the Dark Love show, talk about the impact this show has had on new … More Episode 32 – Dark Love
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Jan 19, 2017 Brian Doney
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Carlos Teel is arguably one of the best joke writers in the city, he spends most of the year writing and doesn’t come out until his high standards are met. You’re going to hear all about Carlos’s writing habits as well as hear stories about the Columbus comedy scene from a decade ago. Please come … More Episode 31 – Carlos Teel
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Jan 11, 2017 Brian Doney
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New year, old guest! The groundbreaking Amazing Cat Show returns to raise more money for Colony Cats by selling cat art. Hear about the results from last year’s show and what new, amazing cat related things we can expect this year. Tona Pearson, creator of the show, along with Chuck Willis, and Aaron Music discuss … More Episode 30 – The Amazing Cat Show purr 2
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Dec 15, 2016 Brian Doney
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Brian begins the interview asking Luke about writing new material since his CD recording. Luke then talks about his experiences starting out as a comedian in London and finding a niche audience with his YouTube channel. The comedians wrap up with how Luke is using hist talents to help the people of Standing Rock. Please buy … More Episode 29 – Luke Capasso
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Nov 16, 2016 Brian Doney
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Jacob Huffstetler talks about his role on the Sounds of Bustown podcast and learning how to work with others in his band. They discuss the relationship between comedy and music. Jacob also reflects on his own decisions throughout his career as a local musician from high school marching band to Skashank Redemption. Listen to The Sounds Of Bustown … More Episode 28 – Jacob Huffstetler
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Nov 3, 2016 Brian Doney
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This special edition of What’s The Deal has guest Gavin Haab, a stranger, who listened to Brian’s debut album My Mom’s Dead. Gavin gives his honest review about the best and worst parts of the album which gives Brian a lot to think about before he starts his month long tour next week. My Mom’s … More Episode 27 – My Mom’s Dead
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Oct 20, 2016 Brian Doney
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Brian gets a crash course in belly dancing from Athena, Lisa, and Mira founders of the hip art collective. They go over a lot about what belly dancing is traditionally, and how does a dancer go about crafting a new routine. The hip art collective explains it’s mission about welcoming dancers, creating new opportunities, and … More Episode 26 – The Hip Art Collective
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Oct 5, 2016 Brian Doney
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The Improv scene has been a growing community in Columbus and now it’s about to get a little bigger. Tara DeFrancisco and Rance Rizzutto are both world class improvisers from Chicago that have decided to give Columbus talent a professional home stage. Tara and Rance discuss their beliefs as instructors and improvisors and what it takes … More Episode 25 – The Nest Theatre
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Aug 17, 2016 Brian Doney
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Over the last six years Ohio State students have been getting together to tell jokes. They all start out learning with their weekly workshops and open mics, while some have ended up being finalists in the Columbus Funny Bone Competition, open for Dan St. Germain, and even be a part of the Arch City Comedy … More Episode 24 – The Buckeye Standup Comedy Club
What’s The Deal With Creativity?
Jul 27, 2016 Brian Doney
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The world needs that guy to make fun, the guy that life just s***s on, like George from Seinfeld, Meg from Family Guy, or Sweet Dee from Always Sunny in Philadelphia. Lucas Weese, creator of Battle Blakes, made a game inspired by that guy. Along with producers Nate and Ben, as well as special guest co-host Griffin Browning, Brian interviews … More Episode 23 – Battle Blakes
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Jul 13, 2016 Brian Doney
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Ever thought about getting together to paint in the park? Painting and drinking at bars? Or even just have a party with tie dye shirts? Maybe not, but you probably want to now. All those ideas are actual events happening in Columbus over the next few weeks hosted by the new community arts organization Colorful … More Episode 22 – Colorful Columbus
What’s The Deal With Creativity?
Jun 16, 2016 Brian Doney
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Punk band Blatant Finger has a tight album Full On Empty but where do they go from there? What did they learn from this one to top themselves next time? Brian Doney asks these questions to band members Tom Barrett, Marc Cerana, Cary Aldridge, and Fred Sarginger. The conversation includes talking about their process on working together to … More Episode 21 – Blatant Finger
What’s The Deal With Creativity?
Jun 2, 2016 Brian Doney
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Despite winning the Columbus Funny Bone competition Henry Allen is still learning who he is as a comedian and a person. Henry connects with Brian Doney about how they both began stand up at 17 and the crazy lessons they’ve learned about comedy on and off stage. Henry discusses about writing comedic songs and sketches, … More Episode 20 – Henry Allen
What’s The Deal With Creativity?
May 26, 2016 Brian Doney
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Brian Doney noticed that after drinking for a year he didn’t learn much about it because people would give advice while he was drunk. So this time Brian asked the Bossy Grrl’s bartender, Griffin Browning, if he could interview him about the art of mixology. Griffin agreed and decided to show Brian his creative process … More Episode 19 – Griffin Browning
What’s The Deal With Creativity?
Apr 7, 2016 Brian Doney
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Before recently moving to New Orleans, Lauren Bencaz became one of Columbus’ favorite stand up comedians with her tired baby persona and a vocal fry voice that is actually her real voice! On the show she talks about starting out, her stories of becoming a stand up comedian, her writing process, and what she is … More Episode 18 – Lauren Bencaz
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Reposting a podcast about Mitch Hedberg’s life and comedy. This was originally posted a year ago with guests Bianca Moore and Becky Brown talking about what Mitch Hedberg meant for them. Whether you’re a Mitch Hedberg fan or new to him this is a good podcast to listen to because you’ll hear some of his best jokes … More Bonus Episode – Mitch Hedberg Anamnesis with Bianca Moore and Becky Brown
What’s The Deal With Creativity?
Mar 17, 2016 Brian Doney
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The alternative, psychedelic, and instrumental Rosalie’s Lucid Dream is made up of two brothers, Micah and Christian Foster. The two talk about how they go to great lengths to discover new sounds to make simple, beautiful melodies in their music. The conversation also takes a turn to how being inventive can be lonely or a … More Episode 17 – Rosalie’s Lucid Dreams
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Mar 3, 2016 Brian Doney
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To celebrate winning the podcast award from Columbus Laughs, Brian talks to William Mount, producer and co-host of Sounds of Bustown and Podcast in a Half Shell. Will has been celebrating the creativity of the Columbus music scene by podcasting and talks with us about the struggles and joys you get from doing a podcast. … More Episode 16 – William Mount
What’s The Deal With Creativity?
Feb 17, 2016 Brian Doney
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What happens to comedians when they move to a bigger city? Setoiyo is here to shed some light on the transition from Columbus to Philadelphia and what happens to the creative process along the way. He also discusses his belief that hard work, challenging yourself, and determination get you only so far if you don’t remember first: … More Episode 15 – Setoiyo
What’s The Deal With Creativity?
Feb 3, 2016 Brian Doney
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Daidria Eckels has been transitioning from freelance/commission art work back to creating art for herself and the results are: Truth. Daidria enjoys challenging the world to acknowledge true life experiences, emotions, and values. Usually creating shocking but brave and insightful self-portraits. Daidria Eckels has most of her art on her website here! You can also … More Episode 14 – Daidria Eckels
What’s The Deal With Creativity?
Jan 20, 2016 Brian Doney
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With new theme music from Soundtrack ’96 Brooke Cartus talks about being a lesbian comedian-lawyer-singer Lady. Brooke goes into depth about PC crowds, handling hecklers, and developing a stage persona. Brooke Cartus has a CD Size L for Lady available on iTunes, a column available at Outlook Ohio Dyke Like Me, and will be headlining Camelot Cellars February … More Episode 13 – Brooke Cartus
What’s The Deal With Creativity?
Jan 6, 2016 Brian Doney
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Over 200 art pieces are being brought together for one purpose: The good of cat kind in Columbus! At the 400 building Angela, Tona, and Mona are organizing an art gallery and auction for Colony Cats and have been accepting art work from anyone anywhere. They talk about how they bring this large gallery together, … More Episode 12 – The Amazing Cat Show
What’s The Deal With Creativity?
Dec 16, 2015 Brian Doney
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Peter Brieck is the 2015 Fall Winner of the Funniest Person in Columbus Competition! He talks about doing physical comedy in his act and how he writes for it. As Peter evolves more as a comedian he wants to address more serious topics in his life on stage and how it can be difficult to … More Episode 11 – Peter Brieck
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Dec 2, 2015 Brian Doney
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Although Columbus has a relatively small pop scene but that doesn’t mean it isn’t bursting with talent. Dasan Valentine is a fresh face in the pop/soul genre with a powerhouse voice. With the help of his partner and song writer Mike Arndt, the two are on the way to becoming the biggest stars out of … More Episode 10 – Dasan Valentine & Mike Arndt
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Nov 18, 2015 Brian Doney
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Tiffany Harrell is the creative mind behind TiffaZilla Designs. She specializes in using color pencil, pastel, airbrush, and charcoal. Her theme is to use vibrant colors to help reveal the light within darkness. She discusses on crossing art mediums, paying attention to yourself to find an artistic voice, and using honesty to create good art. … More Episode 9 – Tiffany “TiffaZilla” Harrell
What’s The Deal With Creativity?
Nov 4, 2015 Brian Doney
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Comedian, Blogger, and now Author Chris Coen talks with Brian about writing his debut comedy book Stuff To Read While You Sh*t  Chris talks about his writing process for stand-up and blogging. How to maintain a blog and how much of a pain in the ass it is to write a book. There is also a reading … More Episode 8 – Chris Coen
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Oct 22, 2015 Brian Doney
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Brian sits down with band members Nick Messer, Bud McCloskey, and Chaz Finster of Soundtrack ’96 the band that’s been providing music for the show since Episode 2. The conversation reveals the origins of the band and how they evolved into a “Skrunk” favorite in Columbus. Be sure to check out Soundtrack ’96 at Bossy … More Episode 7 – Soundtrack ’96
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Oct 8, 2015 Brian Doney
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  Chaz Hahn is the Meat Cook at the fancy Spagio restaurant. Before that he has had a hand in many service restaurants around Grandview and High St. as anything from a busboy, to a bartender, and cook. His hard work as a cook is to make you the customer happy and Chaz understands that satisfying … More Episode 6 – Chaz Hahn
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Sep 16, 2015 Brian Doney
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Jason Banks is a great comedian who currently resides in Westerville. He regularly hosts the Columbus Funny Bone open-mic and has worked with names such as Bruce Bruce, Gary Owen, and Joey Diaz. His joke writing is something to be admired and is outrageously funny. Before coming to Columbus he learned his stand-up chops and … More Episode 5 – Jason Banks
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Sep 2, 2015 Brian Doney
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Musician Sarah Cooperider is a talent whose charming personality and off the cuff humor has gotten her chances to work with LGBT, Pride, burlesque groups and music shows all around Columbus. She talks about her drive to be creative and pursue music. It’s her bravery to do what she wants that has gotten her to … More Episode 4 – Sarah Cooperider
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Aug 19, 2015 Brian Doney
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Joshua Reppart is a talented self taught painter who one day decided to take his gift and use it to help others which is how the Art, Mind & Soul art classes began. With these classes Joshua helps others with mental illness, drug abuse, and PTSD by giving them a safe place to express themselves. Through … More Episode 3 – Joshua Reppart
What’s The Deal With Creativity?
Aug 5, 2015 Brian Doney
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Comedian, magician, juggler, and lots of other stuff guy Erik Tait is on the show today. Going over a 20 year career in performing brings up a lot of basic rules and principles that cross over the entire spectrum of performance art. Erik shows us how being disciplined can take you from eating fire and … More Episode 2 – Erik Tait
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Jul 1, 2015 Brian Doney
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First episode of Brian’s new monthly podcast features CCAD graduate and freelance artist Melroy who talks about her struggles through freelance and her success as a costume designer by winning second place at Starbase Indy costume competition. We also talk about all the different types of art she does such as paper sculptures and costume … More Episode 1 – Melroy