Canned Air: A Tribute to Comics and Pop Culture

Canned Air: A Tribute to Comics and Pop Culture

Welcome to Canned Air! Jack, Jeramy and Randy talk nostalgic pop culture, comics (new and old), and host comic writers/ artists on the show, even some voice or screen actors!

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October 24, 2021 72 min

We start this week discussing the movies featured in season 3 of the Netflix original series “The Movies That Made Us” in our Retro Roundtable. We talk “Aliens", "Coming To America", “RoboCop", "A Nightmare On Elmstreet", "Friday the 13th", and “Halloween”. Let us know your favorite on Facebook!

Then we welcome the creator and executive producer of “The Movies That Made Us”, the President of The Nacel...

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We welcome Mick Manhattan and The Mad-Man Casey Plott of TheSceneSnobs.com this week to first name some of our favorite vampires in pop culture. We get a few vampires named right before the conversation takes a hard and unexpected turn towards mullets. We dissect the mullets worn by some of the most famous people to determine if they were just wearing long hair slicked back, or if they were indeed mullets. We eventually get back to...

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October 10, 2021 50 min

We welcome comic creator and illustrator Nate Lovett to first help us recall our favorite ghosts in our Retro Roundtable. We look at ghosts like Beetlejuice, The Maestro from King’s Island Phantom Theater, Bruce Willis, The Funky Phantom, and more. Let us know your favorite pics on social media!

Then we turn our attention to Nate to discuss his amazing career. Raised on a “healthy” diet of cartoons, comics, and video games, Central ...

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We wrap-up TORG Gaming Expo 2021 by welcoming the con organizer/boss Mike Collette, Norm Blythe who cosplayed the con mascot ‘Torgman’, and Alex Johnson of Revolter Pictures who cosplayed as Torgman’s nemesis, ‘The Hoarder’. We talk with Mike about the building of the convention over the years, the guys experiences being the con mascots and entertaining the people, friends and vendors we caught up with, and much more. Get in here!

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We start this week’s episode naming our favorite rappers and hip-hop artists to cameo in television and movies. Then we welcome actor Uyoata Udi to the show to talk about how he became an actor and his role as Inspectah Deck in season 2 of the Hulu series ‘Wu-Tang: An American Saga’. A great conversation and episode, so get in here!

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She’s the voice of Harley Quinn, Batgirl, Miss Minutes, Timmy Turner, Twilight Sparkle, Raven, Dil Pickles, and SO MUCH MORE! We welcome voice acting legend Tara Strong to talk about her growing up into the business, a few of her iconic roles, and her role in the new show “Pretty Hard Cases” on IMDBtv. 

The series follows two detectives in their early 40s: Sam, an uptight and by-the-book guns and gangs detective, and Kelly, a street...

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August 27, 2021 49 min

Writer and comic creator Nick Goode returns to help us recall our favorite fictional samurais, as well as talk about the Kickstarter for the first issue of his new comic, The Red Wave! The Red Wave is a bodacious, emotionally driven ronin-adventure tale. Kurosawa meets Raiders of the Lost Ark. Don’t miss the chance to back this project!


Kickstarter Link:

https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/theredwave/the-red-wave-issue-1


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Randy takes the reigns this week to sit down with actor Mark Pellegrino (Supernatural, Mulholland Dr.) to discuss how he got into acting, some of his favorite roles, and The Guardian Project. The Guardians Project is a multi-tiered attack on the epidemic problem of online bullying and viral defamation that takes place through libel and slander, created by TV star, Mark Pellegrino and internet attorney and Hollywood media consultant...

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We welcome voice actor and musician Alicyn Packard to the show this week to talk about our favorite cartoons made for and older audience, as well as talk with Alicyn about her amazing career. You might know her as Jibanyan from Yo-Kai Watch, Little Miss Sunshine from Mr. Men, Toodles from The Tom and Jerry Show, or from one of her other many roles. We talk with Alicyn about her growing up, how she got into entertainment, her many d...

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We welcome back comic creator Sean McArdle this week to first remember some of our favorite under dogs in our Retro Roundtable! We look at characters like Frodo, Spider-Man, Daniel LaRusso and Johnny Lawrence, and even Dee Snider. Let us know your picks on Twitter and Instagram!

Then we turn our attention to Sean to discuss what new since we last spoke with his comic, The Fuhrer and the Tramp! Charlie Chaplin – comic, filmmaker, and...

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Comic creator John Yuskaitis Jr. returns this week to first help us recall our favorite comedic duos in our Retro Roundtable! We look at duo’s like Laverne and Shirley, Ren and Stimpy, Tom and Jerry, and more! Let us know your picks on Facebook and Twitter!

Then we talk with John about what's new with his online webcomic, Boots and Pup! Boots craves normalcy and an honest living - too bad Pup and his free spirit ways interfere a...

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If you’ve ever watched television then you’ve seen him. He’s been in shows like Smallville, Netflix’s Altered Carbon, DC Legends of Tomorrow, The X-Files, iZombie, and the list goes on and on! We welcome writer and actor Hiro Kanagawa to the show to discuss music, his growing up, the many talents he’s honed over the years, his career as a writer and actor, and so much more. This was a great conversation. Don’t miss it!

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This week we start by remembering some of the most memorable performances in film for our Retro Roundtable! We look at scenes from Dustin Hoffman, Tom Cruise, Alan Rickman, and R2D2….you’ve gotta here this one!

Then we welcome director and acting coach Michelle Danner to the show to discuss how she grew up into the entertainment business, how she became an acting coach and film director, her upcoming movie ‘The Runner’, and so much ...

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We celebrate 400 episodes this week by looking back over some of the best moments from our catalog and play another game of Jeopardy! Find out who wins the trophy for their victory and who will be punished in the near future with mayonnaise for their loss. This is a great jump in point for new listeners. Get in here!

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June 26, 2021 57 min

We welcome television producer and writer Eric Evangelista to first help us look over the unscripted television that left an impression on us in our Retro Roundtable. We look at shows like American Pickers, Average Joe, Impractical Jokers, and many more. Let us know your picks on Facebook and Twitter!

Then we talk with Eric about his production company, Hot Snakes Media, as well as all the shows that they’ve produced. Deaf U, Pig Ro...

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We welcome Frank Martin back to the show this week to first help us recall our most memorable trading cards in the Retro Roundtable! Jeramy pulls out his collection of cards from childhood and the group digs in. Let us know your favorites on Twitter and Facebook!

Then we turn our attention to Frank to talk about his kickstarter for The Polar Paradox Part 2, running on Kickstarter until July 6th! Antarctica. One of the last frontiers...

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June 9, 2021 52 min

We welcome writer and CEO of Cutthroat Comics Josh Nealis to the show to first help us remember the times we’ve seen summer vacation depicted in movies, television, and comics! Now, I don’t know where we went wrong, but it seems the topic wasn’t clear across the group. As a result, we get one of the BEST Retro Roundtables we’ve had in a long time!


Then we talk with Josh about his career as a writer and how he started Cutthroat Comic...

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We welcome comic creator Brian E. Lau back to the show this week to first recall some our favorite hero films of all time in our Retro Roundtable! It becomes apparent throughout the conversation that what we all deem as “hero movies” differs. Not a problem, it made one hell of a good conversation! Let us know your picks on Facebook!


Then we talk to Brian about his Kickstarter running until June 2nd for the 4th issue and full trade o...

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May 19, 2021 43 min

We welcome Wes Byrd of Skullz.com this week to first help us remember some product placements from throughout pop culture in the Retro Roundtable. From Turtle Wax, to Pepsi, Wilson volleyballs, and the Shake Weight, we name some of the best examples of products that made it onto the big and little screens. Let us know your picks on Facebook and Twitter!


The we turn our attention to Wes to discuss Skullz.com. Skullz is on a mission t...

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We welcome two very special guests back to the show this week! First, CEO of the Nacelle Company and NacelleCast Studios, Brian Volk-Weiss joins us to discuss Gates McFadden’s new podcast ‘Gates McFadden InvestiGates: Who Do You Think You Are?'. We also discuss his upcoming Star Trek docu-series, new toys, and more!


Then we welcome back Dr. Beverly Crusher herself, Gates McFadden to ask more questions about her amazing career as...

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