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The Julien Dionne Comedy Hour

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Canadian Comedy Award nominated comedian, Julien Dionne, brings you an exciting new podcast. Coming at you from Lemon•press Studios in the Distillery District, downtown Toronto. Tune in for in-depth guest interviews and regular segments such as: "Baby Geoffrey", "Mariah or Yoko", "Guy on The Street", "Flash News Flash", & more that will keep bringing you back every Tuesday and Friday.
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Dec 26, 2014
29- Claude KentThe third member of Garage Baby to appear on the podcast, he is the drummer. Above that, he is frontman of pop-rock outfit, Clockwise, and a hot solo career to call his own, to boot (meh, wordy.), Claude 'CK' Kent, is episode 29 guest. Claude stopped by Lemon Press Studios to chat with Julien about his rich path in the music business, regaling us with tales of playing at the world famous Cavern in Liverpool, and just straight life philosophizing. This is a good one folks. As if the awesome time wasn't enough as is, CK caps off this already sweet, sweet ass episode with an in-studio version of "Your Really Got Me Going" recorded in Lemon Press Studios.


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Dec 23, 2014
28- Marshall ButtonThe second instalment of The East Coast Tapes: Episode 28, with guest, Marshall Button.

Julien and Marshall sit in the beautiful Empress Theatre -- 4 days after having performed in the space-- and talk about making a living in show business based out of where your heart calls home. Button has four two-hour(plus) one-man shows helmed by his popular character 'Lucien' , under his belt. Having appeared on Royal Canadian Air Face and toured the country -- to this day as a comedic actor and corporate entertainer. Marshall is also the founder of The Hubcap Comedy festival and tell us about his role and the future of the fest.


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Dec 19, 2014
27- Timothée RichardComing at you from 1554km east of Lemon Press Studios, we bring you the first(of two) instalments of The East Coast Tapes. Julien's guest on this episode is "L'Apôtre de la Côte" or Timo or Timothée Valentin Jésus Richard or simply, Tim, ex-member of franco-Acadie hip-hop group, "Radio-Radio" who is an artist in every true sense of the word.

Tim and Julien have known each other for the better part of 20 years and they go way back in this episode. Tim is a guy who always seems to live life on his terms and always creating whether it's rhymes or paintings. They talk about Tim's quick rise to fame wup the franco-pop charts with Radio-Radio and the decision to step down and ultimately chose his family, now owning his own custom leather-wear & motorcycle gear shop, Madsquirrel.

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Dec 16, 2014
26- Adrian SpencerNew young Toronto-based actor, Adrian Spencer, drops by Lemon Press Studios. Adrian is a student of the Meisner technique --where he and Julien first met-- and talks to us about breaking into and seriously pursuing an acting career. Adrian come from a show business family, both his parents having seen success; his mother, as an actor; and father, as a TV producer and creator of such shows as 'ManTracker'.

They also discuss the steps one must take to break into the Toronto acting community and how to get a leg up by respecting the craft, putting in the work by way of coaching or classes. Adrian and Julien also bond on embarrassing audition stories.

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Dec 12, 2014
25- Eddie Della SiepeIn this episode, Eddie drops by Lemon Press Studios to talk to Julien about making the move to Los Angeles on a green card and the paradigm of living two fully separate lives between Hollywood and Canada, his start in comedy and how he got Video on Trial early in his career. He also talks about losing his father and what that meant to him.

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Dec 9, 2014
Friend and comedian, Cal Post, stops by Lemon Press Studios and talks to Julien about what it's like hosting/ producing Canada's longest running open-mic; Spirits, his philosophies on comedy and about the highs-and-lows life can throw at you, including having long-term girlfriend diagnosed with ALS.

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Dec 5, 2014
In this episode we get perspective from the other end of the (comedy) business; the comedy club bar staff. Ray Zwicker, bar manager at Absolute Comedy over the past 8 years sits in at Lemon Press Sudios to give us his side of things when taking all things comedy. He brings us a few great stories only someone who has spent every single weekend in a comedy club over the better part of a decade can bring to the table.


Jen Grant also stops by for yet another STELLAR game of "Are you Mariah or Yoko?"

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Dec 2, 2014
22- Matt O'BrienAward winning comedian, Matt O'brien stops by to talk shop with Julien. They talk about small-town living, crossing the border into the states and all things comedy. They also bond on dating within the business (which is commonly-strongly advised against). Matt has seen a lot of success early on in his career so they get into it and discover just why and how.

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