Brett Riley stops to by to talk about growing up in Kansas, how he discovered he could sing R&B & make people think he was black, commuting from a wine country to LA to pursue his dreams, and the wild night he and Adam had when they first met. It’s one of the most fun episodes we’ve done, and Brett is a rising star that’ll make you laugh, and wanna hang out with. Get his album I’M AN IDIOT, and enjoy this one. Follow Brett on TWITTER @BrettRiley.
Bald Bryan stops by to discuss being a contestant on WHO WANTS TO BE A MILLIONAIRE, how he got the job on the Adam Carolla podcast, and his incredibly inspiring story of getting diagnosed with a brain tumor, surviving against all odds, and how he currently lives with it today. Bryan is one of the greatest dudes you’ll meet and his story is unlike anything you’ll ever hear on this podcast. Love your life, and enjoy this fantastic episode of ALN. Get his new book SHRINKAGE, an follow Bryan on Twitter @BaldBryan.
The boys go NO GUEST in this special bonus episode, as Adam Ray turned 33 on June 16th, 2015! In the midst of a crazy day filled with show pitches, Hyundai, standup shows, and drinking, the boys sit down to celebrate the day Adam came into this world. Is Adam pretty drunk the whole time? Yes. Is it hilarious? Yes. Does Brad do a great job commentating on his lack of sobriety during this episode? Yes. Enjoy.
Tone Bell is a rising star in the comedy world. From his roles on NBC’s WHITNEY, BAD JUDGE, Chelsea Lately, Comedy Central’s @midnight and his new half hour special, you’ll be hearing a lot more of this guy very soon. In this hilarious episode, Tone shares his favorite baby making music playlist, how he left a marketing job at Anheuser Busch to pursue comedy, and his new show opposite Mark Paul Gosselaar ( Zack Morris ) coming to NBC this fall! He’s a helluva comic, and an even better dude. Subscribe to the show on ITUNES, and follow Tone on TWITTER @tonebell.
Owen Smith is one of the best standup comics in the game. He’s written for Everybody Hates Chris, countless award shows, been in several big TV commercials, and his new standup special GOOD LUCK EVERYBODY is something everyone should watch! From growing up in the Bahamas, to keeping his dreams of comedy a secret, and how influential his single Mom was, this episode will quickly become a favorite. Go get his new special, and follow Owen on TWITTER @OwenSmith4real.
Doug Ellin created ENTOURAGE, one of the best shows to ever be on television, and we were pumped he made time to stop by the podcast. He’s a real solid dude, and talked to us about his early standup days in NYC, working his way up the mailroom, becoming buds with Russell Wilson, and creating a powerhouse HBO show. THE ENTOURAGE movie is in theaters NOW! Go see it. It’s a fun fucking ride! Then follow Doug on TWITTER @mrdougellin.
Billy Gardell stops by to talk about booking MIKE & MOLLY with $7 in his bank account, the amazing story how he met his wife, and performing standup in a strip club. He’s one of the nicest guys in comedy, and couldn’t have been more fun to talk to! We could’ve hung out with him for hours. Enjoy. Follow Billy on TWITTER @BillyGardell.
Sam Richardson is a star. He and Adam met in Budapest while filming SPY, and through booze and laughs, bonded immediately. He’s one of the funniest dudes in the biz, and a great dude. In this fun episode, Sam tells us about his role in the hit HBO series VEEP, growing up in GHANA, and how Second City in Chicago changed his life. It’s a classic from top to bottom. Follow Sam on TWITTER @SamRichardson9.