The Atlanta Podcast

Interviews with the famous, Atlanta famous, infamous, and others we find interesting.

OK Cello

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OK Cello (aka Okorie Johnson) sits down to discuss: Wining at a day job AND (not or) being a creative entrepreneur. Hit Them Folk. Arrested Development (the band). Freaknik. Tribe Called Quest and DeLaSoul. Being all right with being “20 feet from stardom”. Much, much more. Today’s show is sponsored by: Lakehouse Coffee and Blue […]

Molly Gunn – The Porter

The Porter is a favorite stop in Little 5 Points for locals and tourists. Learn how Molly, her husband and their gang are successful. Hint: They keep it simple, yet awesome with specialty craft beer and great food. Today’s show is sponsored by: Lakehouse Coffee and Blue Durango Iced Tea Interview Recorded:  April 26, 2018, The […]

King of Pops – Nick Carse

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You love then, you eat them. You take people new to town to get one. Learn how these home grown boys became a Southeastern -ish empire on today’s program. Today’s show is sponsored by: Lakehouse Coffee and Blue Durango Iced Tea Interview Recorded:  May 2, 2018 King of Pops HQ. Intro and Outro Music by Brian Revels […]

Lucky Yates

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Archer. Puppetry. 70s/80s kid shows. Why he doesn’t trust rideshare. Much more. Today’s show is sponsored by: Lakehouse Coffee and Blue Durango Iced Tea Interview Recorded:  March 6, 2018 Alkaloid Conference Room Intro and Outro Music by Brian Revels Show Notes That Nobody Reads The Atlanta Center for Puppetry Arts Who should I have next on The […]

Joel Iverson – Monday Night Brewery

What brought him to Atlanta. Bible study and home brewing. Being ahead of the “west side curve”. Working with The Beltline. Competitors/Compatriots in the craft beer space. Much more plus another edition of The Atlanta Quiz. Today’s show is sponsored by: Lakehouse Coffee and Blue Durango Iced Tea Interview Recorded:  February 14, 2018 Alkaloid Conference Room […]

Tom Luse – The Walking Dead

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Tom Luse is a production manager/executive producer on The Walking Dead. He sits down with Matt to discuss: Going to LA and hating the film business. Learning all the various roles in the tv/film biz. Making made for TV movies. Great concerts from the 70s and 80s Falling in love with film. The early days […]

Phantom Troublemaker – Luchadork

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Matt and The Phantom sit down and discuss: Failing with chicks. Wrestling. Bouncing at The Masquerade. Hosting panels at DragonCon. Highs and lows of mall retail management. Kari Wuhrer and Remote Control. Much More Nerd Stuff. Interview Recorded:  Sept 19, 2017.  Alkaloid Front Porch. Atlanta, Georgia. Intro and Outro Music by Brian Revels Show Notes That Nobody Reads […]

David Perdue – Don’t Mess Up At The Club

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David and Matt discuss: Being a student of comedy. Finding inspiration from Andy Griffith. Arriving at consent in the #metoo movement. How to not succeed in the business. Working with Bobcat Goldthwait. All of that plus another exciting round of The Atlanta Podcast Quiz. Interview Recorded:  January 16, 2018.  Alkaloid Conference Room. Atlanta, Georgia. Intro and […]

April Spring – Foxers

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Being fashion crazy from a young age. Turning an idea into a business. Surviving the recession. Taking advantage of being an American woman in Malaysia. Great success without being great at sales. Appearing on The Big Idea with Donny Deutsch. Fending off fraud competitors. Aiming to meet Sara Blakely from Spanx. All of that plus […]

Anna David – Party Girl/Sober Girl/Light Hustler

Writing while on and off drugs. Sobriety and recovery. Career dreams coming true. Surviving long term relationships. Acceptance through career ups and downs. Growing a fan base. Ted (X) Talks. Interview Recorded:  March 4, 2018.  Hollywood, California Intro and Outro Music by Brian Revels Show Notes That Nobody Reads Light Hustler.com Books and more by Anna David. […]