The Clean Comedy Time Podcast guest is Brian Atkinson. Brian is a Grand Rapids, Michigan based clean comedian and voice actor. He is the co-host and co-founder of Clean Comedy Time, who holds the stage with his voice and adult-smart but family-friendly comedy; his good guy persona gives way to surprising twists. No surprise – Brian had a great time doing most of the talking in this episode as Aaron asked him about the good, the bad, and the funny.
Brian is easy to find on social media and his website as BrianAcomedian.
Facebook – Twitter – Instagram
Plus a newly updated website: TearablePuns
He’s recorded some Audio Books
Available on Amazon and Audible: Sunstone (over 40 voices) or Cuban Chickie Boom
and appearing in the comedian directory:
200 Comedy Writers and Standups Walk Into a Book
and of course – Clean Comedy Time
and The Clean Comedy Time Podcast
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The Clean Comedy Time Podcast guest is Dwayne Brake! Aaron and Brian talk with this New Jersey-based comic about his family, where he wants to perform comedy, how he got the nickname “D-Smooth,” and of course, the good, the bad, and the funny.
Find Dwayne (D-Smooth) Brake on Facebook.
Dwayne Brake on YouTube: Funny & Amen Playlist
D-Smooth Dwayne Brake
The Clean Comedy Time Podcast guest is Jeff Shaw! Jeff has brand new number one comedy album, a couple decades of performing on cruise ships, plus his first DryBar special with a second one on deck. Jeff delivers a master-class on the comedic voice, while Brian and Aaron talk with him about the good, the bad, and the funny.
You can find everything you can imagine about Jeff Shaw on his website:https://jeffthefundude.com
New Album: Jeff with Two F’s
Current DryBar special: Manly Girly Man
Pick up his book:
The Fun Dude’s Guide to Cruising: A Humorous Handbook for Taking Your First Cruise and Living to Complain About It
The Clean Comedy Time Podcast guest this week is Ryan Roe. Ryan is a fresh-faced young comic from Philadelphia. Brian and Aaron talk with him about the good, the bad, and the funny. Of course his career took a stutter when the pandemic hit – but as an Eagle Scout, and olympic curling expert, Ryan persevered.
You can find Ryan Roe in lots of different places:
This time on the Clean Comedy Time Podcast – Leslie Battle.
Leslie Battle is a 26-year veteran of the United States Army, and that’s not the only thing she’s survived. But, not just a survivor, Leslie is a resilient thriver and bonafide superhero. As a comedian, and guest of the Clean Comedy Time Podcast, Brian and Aaron talk with Leslie about the good, the bad, and the funny from her amazing life of tree climbing to Juneteenth and her blue-eyed kids.
The Clean Comedy time Podcast is celebrating our first season, and first year, with a best-of show. This episode includes some of our favorite moments with our guests over the entire first season, and we look back at our first year of doing comedy shows in clubs, halls, and churches. Our comedians reflect on their material, how things changed during the COVID-19 quarantine, and how we can’t wait to get back out there.
You’ll find us on our websites:
Clean Comedy Time
The Unemployed Alcoholic
Brian Atkinson Comedian
And all sorts of social media.
Kyle Yamada was born in California, raised in South Dakota, and lives in Minnesota. Kyle is a nationally touring comedian who just shot his first DryBar Comedy Special. Brian and Aaron talk with him about growing up half-Japanese, the worst sushi, and an unexpected experience at a steakhouse.
You can find Kyle Yamada on his website: https://www.kyleyamadacomedy.com
Gerrit Elzinga is the (furloughed) House MC at Dr. Grins Comedy Club in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Brian and Aaron talk with him about the on-again, off-again nature of the comedy world right now, his magnificent beard, and how social media makes us angry.
There are so many ways to find Gerrit Elzinga!
One link to rule them all… Linktree
Or all these individual links:
Facebook: Gerrit Elzinga
Buy his albums on Bandcamp
This Better Be Good Podcast
The Kerrit Podcast
Jon Houser is a touring comedian who calls Grand Rapids, Michigan home and specializes in American Legion shows to benefit our veterans. Aaron and Brian talk with Jon about how old school technology influences today’s dating, weird movie lines, and how his time in the Boy Scouts prepared him for the pandemic.
Check jonhousercomedy.com for show and sponsor information.
Grand Rapids born and raised comedian Abbie Lemke joins the Clean Comedy Time Podcast and talks with Aaron and Brian about tips for dating while living paycheck to paycheck, her one-woman show, famous family, and losing her eyesight in Australia. Plus, we bust out our Bibles and talk scripture.
You can find Abbie on Facebook
Can you guess what Brian’s early-20s poor man diet included and want some swag? Contact Brian.