Movie Meltdown: Here Comes Jonah Ray to Talk about Art and Friendship
This episode we talk with Jonah Ray about art, friendship, movies, comedy, music and Mystery Science Theater 3000.
And while we try to convert people to our pop culture religion, we also mention… Joel Hodgson, Mel Brooks, Weird Al Yankovic, Paul Myers, refusing the call to action, Defending your Life, Kids in the Hall, Where’d You Go, Bernadette, Hawaii, Anthony Bourdain, Ed Wood, Chris Farley, Felicia Day, Harmontown, Wayne White, Brendon Small, Jonah Raydio, The Groundlings, it’s a dream come true, Entertainment Tonight, Hampton Yount and Baron Vaughn, The Inbetweeners, Home Movies, BJ Novak, The Bruce Lee Band, you can drop a sandbag on some bullies, Mitchell, Dolemite Is My Name, Zach Galifianakis, Netflix, Garth Marenghi’s Darkplace, Westerns and Alfred Hitchcock, Alan Yang, if you don’t let that out it destroys you, Mr. Show, John Candy, you gotta self-generate, BBC, Jeff Garlin, G4, Comedy Bang! Bang!, MST3K t-shirts, Crispin Glover, Rebecca Hanson, a certificate of live birth, I just found this back entrance into show business, Shaun of the Dead, Tuesday nights at the M Bar, Suspiria, Rob Delaney, shooting a movie, Hidden America, SCTV, I feel very proud… where we got was that last season’s specifically, Dan Mintz, sitting in an editing bay, the slimming yellow jumpsuit, making a Marvel movie, it’s just this giant orb and I don’t see an entrance, EPKs, it feels cynical and mean, Nate Bargatze, Freddy Krueger, Matthew Barney, scared or dehydrated, Morgan Murphy, Edinburgh Festival Fringe and Suncoast Motion Picture Company.
“…it’s all that stuff that I always wanted and that’s what I loved so much about when I got into playing in bands when I was a kid. It’s just like, a bunch of people doing stuff – just because they love it! And that’s what I’ve been trying to do with everything I’ve done.”