Author Archives: Arthur Ballesteros

LISTEN: Michael Ian Black explains to Arthur the secrets of staying young

LISTEN: Michael Ian Black explains to Arthur the secrets of staying young

Get to know more about one of the most beloved stand-ups and humorists that America has to offer, Michael Ian Black, or as he hates to be called, MIB. Michael sat down for a conversation before his shows this weekend at Cobb’s Comedy Club to give radio advice, talk about his unusual series of Children’s…

Best Shows in the Bay This Week: Third Eye Blind, Chromatics, Chromeo, and more

Best Shows in the Bay This Week: Third Eye Blind, Chromatics, Chromeo, and more

Chromatics – Tuesday & Wednesday The Mezzanine, San Francisco Tickets – $36 Third Eye Blind & Jimmy Eat World – Saturday Bill Graham Civic Center, San Francisco Tickets – $60 Chromeo & Toro y Moi – Saturday The Greek Theater, Berkeley Tickets – $55 Inner Wave – Saturday The Great American Music Hall, San Francisco…

LISTEN: Comedian Michael Yo tells Arthur about his unexpected prostate exam

LISTEN: Comedian Michael Yo tells Arthur about his unexpected prostate exam

Michael Yo has too many jobs, but he wouldn’t have it any other way. The radio and TV host recently released his new special Blasian and is currently working on writing a TV show based on his life,  all while balancing being a new husband and father. Michael has gone from Hollywood’s go-to entertainment reporter,…

Best shows in the Bay this week: Snow Patrol, lovelytheband, Cypress Hill, and more

Best shows in the Bay this week: Snow Patrol, lovelytheband, Cypress Hill, and more

  Snow Patrol – Monday The Warfield, San Francisco Tickets – $45-$60 The Lemonheads – Tuesday Slim’s, San Francisco Tickets – $30 lovelytheband- Wednesday August Hall, San Francisco Tickets – $20 Shannon Shaw – Wednesday The Chapel, San Francisco Tickets – $20 Cypress Hill – Friday UC Theater, Berkeley Tickets – $45 Video Age –…

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Author Archives: Arthur Ballesteros

LISTEN: Comedian Dan St. Germain and Arthur talk aliens, ghosts, and Ghost (the movie)

LISTEN: Comedian Dan St. Germain and Arthur talk aliens, ghosts, and Ghost (the movie)


Just how many topics can comedian Dan St. Germain and I fit into one interview? A sh*t ton, that’s how many

Dan stopped by before his shows at the Punch Line Comedy Club to talk about wrestling, writing for TV, getting fired from TV shows, stand up comedy, sobriety, jail, Ghost (the movie), ghosts (in general), aliens, anti-depressants, Game of Thrones, podcasts, social media, foreign relations – we just about covered it all.

Dan is a hilarious comic and after you listen to the interview below make sure you check him out when he performs live at the Punch Line this weekend with two shows Friday and two shows on Saturday.

LISTEN: Sex, Drugs, and Crime OH MY! Jake Brennan, host of Disgraceland talks to Arthur about the most depraved characters in rock history

LISTEN: Sex, Drugs, and Crime OH MY! Jake Brennan, host of Disgraceland talks to Arthur about the most depraved characters in rock history

  Sex, drugs, and crime have always paired perfectly with Rock & Roll and Disgraceland documents it in all its beautiful chaos. Disgraceland is a true crime podcast about musicians getting away with murder (literally and figuratively) that finds new ways to tell some of the most legendary stories in rock, as well as some…Continue Reading

Best Shows in the Bay This Week: Third Eye Blind, Chromatics, Chromeo, and more

Best Shows in the Bay This Week: Third Eye Blind, Chromatics, Chromeo, and more

Chromatics – Tuesday & Wednesday The Mezzanine, San Francisco Tickets – $36 Third Eye Blind & Jimmy Eat World – Saturday Bill Graham Civic Center, San Francisco Tickets – $60 Chromeo & Toro y Moi – Saturday The Greek Theater, Berkeley Tickets – $55 Inner Wave – Saturday The Great American Music Hall, San Francisco…Continue Reading

LISTEN: Comedian Brad Williams talks to Arthur about the realities of radio life and why he hates emotional support animals

LISTEN: Comedian Brad Williams talks to Arthur about the realities of radio life and why he hates emotional support animals

Brad Williams is nationally touring comedian, podcaster, and apparently, former competition. Brad and I sat down for a chat before his shows tonight at Cobb’s Comedy Club about his time in San Francisco as a radio host, his experience in comedy as a little person, and why he has aligned himself as an opponent of…Continue Reading

LISTEN: Comedian Louis Katz reveals the story of the hidden communal bong at the Punch Line comedy club

LISTEN: Comedian Louis Katz reveals the story of the hidden communal bong at the Punch Line comedy club

Comedian Louis Katz is a true Bay Area treasure. Even though he is originally from L.A. and now lives in New York, Louis started his stand-up career right here in the Bay before going on to land his own Comedy Central Presents special, numerous late night TV appearances, and most recently appearing on the Comedy…Continue Reading

LISTEN: Comedian Michael Yo tells Arthur about his unexpected prostate exam

LISTEN: Comedian Michael Yo tells Arthur about his unexpected prostate exam

Michael Yo has too many jobs, but he wouldn’t have it any other way. The radio and TV host recently released his new special Blasian and is currently working on writing a TV show based on his life,  all while balancing being a new husband and father. Michael has gone from Hollywood’s go-to entertainment reporter,…Continue Reading

Panic! At the Disco’s Brendon Urie joins comedians Tom Segura and Christina Patzsitsky on Your Mom’s House podcast

Panic! At the Disco’s Brendon Urie joins comedians Tom Segura and Christina Patzsitsky on Your Mom’s House podcast

Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images Comedic power couple Tom Segura and Christina Pazsitsky celebrated the 500th episode of their wildly popular podcast “Your Mom’s House” by having Panic! At the Disco lead singer Brendon Urie on as a special guest. In the episode, released earlier today, Brandon reveals that he is a longtime and hardcore…Continue Reading

Best shows in the Bay this week: Snow Patrol, lovelytheband, Cypress Hill, and more

Best shows in the Bay this week: Snow Patrol, lovelytheband, Cypress Hill, and more

  Snow Patrol – Monday The Warfield, San Francisco Tickets – $45-$60 The Lemonheads – Tuesday Slim’s, San Francisco Tickets – $30 lovelytheband- Wednesday August Hall, San Francisco Tickets – $20 Shannon Shaw – Wednesday The Chapel, San Francisco Tickets – $20 Cypress Hill – Friday UC Theater, Berkeley Tickets – $45 Video Age –…Continue Reading

LISTEN: Comedian Erik Griffin lets us in on the secret world of what happens on  celebrity dates apps

LISTEN: Comedian Erik Griffin lets us in on the secret world of what happens on celebrity dates apps

If you’ve turned on your TV at any point during the past 10 years chances are Erik Griffin has made you laugh. The veteran stand-up and TV star spent 6 years playing the iconic character Montez on the Comedy Central show Workaholics and recently starred in the Showtime series I’m Dying Up Here. Erik stopped…Continue Reading