07Dec/19

MT. ROCKMORE | Episode #4: Y&T

Probably the most challenging MT. ROCKMORE to date.

On the first TAG-TEAM episode of  MT. ROCKMORE Bower – with help from NASCAR SAL – tackles the Mt. Rushmore of Y&T Songs — as they prepare for the release of the  Y&T DOCUMENTARY – “ON WITH THE SHOW”  in Episode #4.

In this episode: Bower requires the help of his long time, high-school buddy to share the burden of trying to pick the 4-career defining songs from San Francisco Bay Area rock icons: Y&T

Tell your Mt. Rushmore of friends (4 you idiot!), follow the pod @MtRockmore on Twitter and leave us a message there letting us know which artist we should give the MT. ROCKMORE treatment next! #FeedTheRockmore

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08Nov/19

MT. ROCKMORE | Episode #3: Led Zeppelin IV

Making the “impossible” OF the impossible, entertaining.

On a very special episode of  MT. ROCKMORE Bower celebrates the 48th Anniversary of —  of one of the GREATEST  LED ZEPPELIN  albums — of all time in Episode #3.

In this episode: Bower faces the daunting task of picking 4-album defining songs from one of the most iconic rock albums of all time, and talks about how Led Zeppelin was a part of one of the most sought after bits of advice in ROCK cinematic movie history.

Tell your Mt. Rushmore of friends (4 you idiot!), follow the pod @MtRockmore on Twitter and leave us a message there letting us know which artist we should give the MT. ROCKMORE treatment next! #FeedTheRockmore

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30Oct/19

MT. ROCKMORE | Episode #2: Pat Benatar

Making the “impossible”, entertaining.

Bower brings music into THAT mix as he busts out the chisel and JACK-HAMMER to create the MT. RUSHMORE of Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Nominee —  PAT BENATAR  — career defining songs in the in Episode #2.

In this episode: Bower does and elevator pitch for PAT & NEIL, manages to NOT include one of Pat Benatar‘s biggest hits onto her MT. ROCKMORE, and talks about the latest edition to the GIRALDO FAMILY PLUS: How Pat Benatar was a part of one of the most impactful moments in COMING OF AGE cinematic movie history.

Tell your Mt. Rushmore of friends (4 you idiot!), follow the pod @MtRockmore on Twitter and leave us a message there letting us know which artist we should give the MT. ROCKMORE treatment next! #FeedTheRockmore

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25Oct/19

ALL-NEW: MT. ROCKMORE | Episode #1 “Hagar”

A brand-new podcast from the mind — and text messages with friends — of BOWER! Sports radio uses this hacky-premise all the time: “Who would you put on the Mt. Rushmore of World Series starting pitchers…”

Bower brings music into THAT mix as he busts out the chisel and JACK-HAMMER to create the MT. ROCKMORE Sammy Hagar songs in the kickoff episode.

Tell your Mt. Rushmore of friends (4 you idiot!), follow the pod @MtRockmore on Twitter and leave us a message there letting us know which artist we should give the MT. ROCKMORE treatment next! #FeedTheRockmore

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31Jul/19

MIKE-TIME PODCAST #6: MITCH FATEL

On the this episode of THE MIKE-TIME PODCAST: Bower sits down with long-time friend of THE BOWER SHOW World-wide Touring Comedian and the genius behind  “Public Display Of Perversion” the one and only MITCH FATEL. MITCH has toured Nationally as well as all over the globe.  One thing that I learned about MITCH in this episode was exactly HOW EARLY he was doing comedy on stage.He also discusses the 2 truly impactful “truths” that he held tight to in his growing comedy career and explains what comics should never worry about.

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31Jul/19

MIKE-TIME PODCAST #5: SEENA JON

On the this episode of THE MIKE-TIME PODCAST: Bower sits down with comedian, lawyer and regular guest on “America Now With Meghan McCain” SEENA JON. SEENA has been doing comedy in NYC for over 10 years, is a producer, actor, and lawyer. In 2014, he was a guest host for nearly a dozen episodes of Take Part Live, a daily news show on Pivot TV which he co-hosted with MEGHAN MCCAIN. Seena’s weekly podcast, The Brighter Side, is hardcore self-help that attempts to put a positive spin on subjects like depression, rage and jealousy.

SEENA talks about the perspective that every comic should see themselves fromwhen they are on-stage working on their craft, explains how a comic gets themselves work and how the term “comedian” can be defined these days.

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31Jul/19

MIKE-TIME PODCAST #4: BEN GLEIB

On the this episode of THE MIKE-TIME PODCAST: Bower is honored to sit down with   BEN GLEIB. Ben was called by Esquire one of “the six comedians who could be comedy’s next big things”. His hour special NEUROTIC GANGSTER is airing now on Showtime and Showtime on demand. You can watch his comedy brain teaser game show IDIOTEST airing new episodes every Tuesday at 10PM on GSN. Ben also hosts a podcast called “Last Week On Earth With Ben Gleib

Ben talks about dropping all of the material after “Gangster” went LIVE on Showtime and what it’s like to have to write ALL-NEW material after 16 years of comedy. How he’s doing it, advice for comedians about writing, open mics, branding yourself and some what NOT to do’s from BEN GLIEB.

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31Jul/19

MIKE-TIME PODCAST #3: “PAT OATES”

On the this episode of THE MIKE-TIME PODCAST: Bower sits down to talk one of the hardest working comedians in the Tr-State Area –  PAT OATES. His comedy is brutally funny, his crowd work is amazing. He can be found regularly at COMIX AT MOHEGAN SUN and comedy venues form MA. to R.I. to CT. and New York City. He hosts the “PAT OATES IS SAD PODCAST” available on Stitcher and ComedyLOL. From someone who has taught comedy classes, PAT has advice for new comics including what to do and what NOT to do at open mic’s and how important “writing” is in the comedic process.

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31Jul/19

MIKE-TIME PODCAST: #2 “SHERWIN ARAE”

On the this episode of THE MIKE-TIME PODCAST: Bower sits down to talk one of the hottest young comedians blowing up LOS ANGELES, today –  SHERWIN ARAE. Some 4-5 years ago he and Bower were writing comedy in SHERWIN’s apartment in Connecticut. Sherwin moved out to California, worked his ass off and is hitting it big with a somewhat unexpected – and devoted – following. Listen to him talk about that journey, writing, performing in LA and the time he met KATT WILLIAMS and one of KATT’s scary friends. SHERWIN’s is a completely amazing story.

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31Jul/19

MIKE-TIME PODCAST: #1 “GARY CANNON”

On the DEBUT episode of THE MIKE-TIME PODCAST: Bower sits down with GARY CANNON to talk about the success of comedian and warm up for the CONAN O’BRIEN and DR. KEN TELEVISION SHOWS. as well as former feature act for MITCH FATEL and RALPHIE MAY as well as current feature for STEVE BYRNE and co-host of  THE GENTLEMAN’S DOJO podcast to talk about writing comedy, branding yourself and where a comedy career can take you.

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