Ep.34 Laughing In L.A (Richie Gaines, Devan Costa)

January 21, 2018

On this episode I have on two L.A comedians, Richie Gaines and Devan Costa. We dive into the L.A comedy scene and talk shop in general. Great episode to listen to if you are pursuing your passion. Enjoy.


Ep.33 TIPS! TIPS! TIPS! (Pearl Rose)

November 6, 2017

This week I have on fellow comedian Pearl Rose. We went to a local eatery and discussed what life is like waiting tables and the pain it brings us, also some of the upsides. Enjoy!


Ep.32 Whats Really Funny (Max Wolfson)

October 3, 2017

Well after a little break Smiley Frown is back and as aloof as ever. This episode I have on local comic and party legend Max Wolfson. Max sat down with me to talk about his time in comedy and what he has learned from it so far. Honestly we just shot the shit for an hour and it just so happened to be on a podcast. Enjoy.


Ep.31 Young And Reckless (Dominic Rivera)

September 4, 2017

This week on Smiley Frown I have on Dominic Rivera. Dom is about 2 years into comedy so we had a lot we could talk about as far as being new to comedy goes. Dom started comedy later in life after years in the Military and having a kid who he raises himself. We talk all of this and talk shop on comedy as well. Enjoy.


Bonus Ep. Eclipse Caused This Shit (Ross Benoit)

August 23, 2017

Quick solo episode with me and only me. I talk about the eclipse and all the weird shit leading up to it.


Ep.30 Walk And Talk (Steven Chen returns)

August 14, 2017

This week I Steven Chen returns to Smiley Frown. Steven is a local comic who has been doing Stand Up in the area for a few years now. I met Steven at his place and we decided to take the post cast mobile and walk around Adams Morgan in Washington DC. We had a grand ol’ time on are walk about and decided to grab a few beers along the way, Enjoy!


Ep.29 Paridise Punk (Kevin Tit)

August 7, 2017

Well another week of Smiley Frown is here. Today I have on local comic and Punk Rocker Kevin Tit. Kevin grew up in Hawaii and was big into the Punk scene there and we talk a lot about that. Also we talk about what it was like in Hawaii and what shit in general annoys us. Enjoy


Ep.28 Working For Yourself (Jamel Johnson)

July 31, 2017

This week I have Jamel Johnson on. Jamel was a DC based comic who recently moved to LA. Jamel was one of the best when I started comedy and a real stand up dude who everyone respected. Jamel has been on Comedy Central, opened for Louie C.K and runs a great show in LA at Meltdown. Jamel dives into what it is like going to the big leagues of comedy and steps he has taken to do so. Thanks for listening!


Ep.27 Midnight Rat Pack ( Denise Taylor, Eddie Morrison, Andrew Cook)

July 24, 2017

Well I’m back after having the first missed week in Smiley History, whatever. On this Ep I have on three local comedians, Eddie Morrison, Andrew “Cuck” and Denise Taylor. We talk the talk and walk the walk. Enjoy!


Ep.26 Brown And Boujee (Bassam Shawl)

July 9, 2017

The name of this episode may seem racist but Bassam insisted that should be the name of this installment and I agreed. On this sit down I have on Bassam Shawl. Bassam is a new comic who will be moving to NY to chase the dream soon, so before he left I wanted to have him on. Bassam is Indian American and I talk to him about what that was like growing up in America with a traditional Indian family. Enjoy.