The Godfathers of Podcasting

The Godfathers of Podcasting

Donnie DaSilva, Chris Tidwell and your bro Dan-e-o have been podcasting since before podcasting was called podcasting! This show features hilarious insight and poignant social commentary on whatever is going on in the world each week. We also feature the best interviews around! We chat with Hollywood actors, iconic musicians, killer comedians, profound activists, professional athlete, inspiring authors and more! Follow us on IG @GODFATHERSOFPODCASTING @GODFATHERDONNIE @NOTORIOUSTID @DANEO1010

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July 9, 2021 63 min
Your boys are back with another fun episode - where they catch up with an old pal - a member of the WWE's Attitude Era, Gangrel.  Donnie, Tid and Dan-e-o talk to Gangrel about what he's been up to lately and how he's livin life down in Florida.  

He talks about many things including the gym where he's training wrestlers of tomorrow, and the differences between training today versus when he first broke in.  We also to...
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Prepare yourself for the biggest show in the history of The Godfathers of Podcasting!! This one definitely has its emotional highs and lows...but you DO NOT want to skip any of it!

Donnie, Tid and Dan-e-o begin the show by welcoming back its former producer, Nicole a.k.a. TV Gurl. The boys give her the floor to speak on the unspeakable atrocities impacting the indigenous population of our nation.

They go on to pay tribute to a fallen...
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June 12, 2021 109 min
This week the fellas kick off the show with a Land Acknowledgement.  It's Indigenous History Month in Canada - and it's important to be aware of who's land we are actually on!

This is a supersized episode for the same price as a normal one - yup, still free!!  But buy some merch and show us your love!

The boys talk to Dan about his birthday celebrations, a new TikTok trend (follow us @GodfathersOfPodcasting) and more!...
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June 2, 2021 73 min
This week’s episode is an emotional roller coaster. Donnie, Tid and Dan-e-o start off by acknowledging Pride Month and Indigenous Month. They then share their heartbreak over the recent discovery of a mass grave containing 215 Indigenous children in Kamloops, BC. Easily one of the worst atrocities in Canadian history, the incident has the boys visibly shaken.

Thankfully, an amazing ray of positive energy shines on the show as a grea...
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May 28, 2021 87 min
This week, The Godfathers Of Podcasting show off a range of emotion and topics as we start with Donnie's cold open talking about the anniversary of George Floyd's death.  The boys also discuss the passing of School of Rock star Kevin Clark, and with the State of New Hampshire trying to find Marilyn Manson - Tid shares a story about a time he wanted to kill the gothic rocker.  

Dan nearly sets himself on fire this week - and ...
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May 19, 2021 99 min
Get ready for a really fun one! Episode 56 of The Godfathers of Podcasting has Donnie, Tid and Dan-e-o in good spirits in spite of all of the world’s current craziness. Celebrating what would have been Dan’s father’s 75th birthday today, the boys dedicate the episode in loving memory of Eduardo “Tati” Faraldo.

The good times then quickly get rolling. The Godfathers chop it up about J. Cole’s new foray into professional basketball, t...
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May 14, 2021 84 min
The Godfathers of Podcasting are back with their fantastic 55th episode! This week, Donnie, Tid and Dan-e-o kick things off by discussing the new “Masters Of The Universe” reboot on Netflix, the forthcoming boxing match between Floyd Mayweather and Logan Paul and the disparity in pay between boxers and MMA fighters.

The boys then welcome back a show favourite making his record-setting third appearance on the podcast. They are joine...
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May 5, 2021 81 min
This week's episode of The Godfathers of Podcasting is dedicated in loving memory of Alta Mahler, the grandmother of Chris Tidwell who recently passed away. Being one of the most incredible human beings on the planet, Tid musters the ability to join his brothers, Donnie and
Dan-e-o for what ends up being an episode for the ages.

Added to their usual hijinks, Donnie and Dan decide to tribute their mothers in anticipation of Mother...
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April 30, 2021 92 min
The Godfathers of Podcasting are back with a super fun 53rd episode! This week, Donnie, Tid and Dan-e-o kick things off by discussing the crazy happenings at this past weekend's UFC 261 event, the upcoming "Dexter" reboot and - of all things - "Ferris Bueller's Day Off".

The boys then welcome one of the most talented voice actors on the planet in Scarborough, Ontario's own, Eric Bauza! The current voice ...
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April 21, 2021 79 min
Today is a historic day that will be long celebrated. Yes, it's 4/20. But it's also the day former Minneapolis police officer, Derek Chauvin officially became a convicted murderer. As The Godfathers of Podcasting kick off Episode 52, they reflect on the case and its verdict. They also
touch upon the recent assault on Sterling Brown of the Milwaukee Bucks.

Donnie, Tid and Dan-e-o then have some fun by welcoming writer, actor ...
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April 16, 2021 90 min
The 51st episode of The Godfathers of Podcasting is a huge one! With so much going on in the world, Donnie, Tid and Dan-e-o devote some extra on-air time to discussing both the harrowing and the eyebrow-raising news stories of the past week.

The boys share their thoughts about the killing of unarmed black man, Daunte Wright by a Minneapolis police officer and reflect on the passing
of hip-hop great, DMX. But on a lighter note, they a...
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April 6, 2021 69 min
This week, The Godfathers of Podcasting celebrate another big milestone with their 50th episode! As the show takes off, Donnie, Tid and
Dan-e-o go to town on Paul Pierce and his recent firing from ESPN, the controversy surrounding Lil Nas X's latest single and music video and
the new Kong VS. Godzilla movie.

The boys then welcome former NBA power forward and proud papa, Gary Trent Sr. to the show. Fresh off of watching his son, Ga...
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April 2, 2021 81 min
The Godfathers of Podcasting are back with another incredible episode! It’s arguably our most enlightening one yet. First off, Donnie, Tid and Dan chop it up about the recent goings-on in the UFC and also delve into their thoughts about the current Derek Chauvin trial.

The boys then welcome highly decorated Canadian Olympian, author and philanthropist, Silken Laumann to the show. Silken is very candid about her time as an Olympic at...
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March 24, 2021 82 min
Welcome to the first anniversary edition of The Godfathers of Podcasting! This week, Donnie, Tid and Dan celebrate one year as an intro-killing, joke-ripping, freestyle-spitting trio of podcasting lunatics!

The show starts off with an incredible video tribute to The Godfathers from their amazing fans! The boys then discuss the ever-growing concept of cancel culture before expressing their dismay over the recent Boulder, Colorado mas...
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March 19, 2021 78 min
This week The Godfathers kick off the show with talk on Zack Snyder's Justice League, Falcon & The Winter Soldier, The UFC running an event with no restrictions on crowds and more.

The boys also discuss an important issue, including the rash of violence against Asians capped by the tragic situation in Georgia this week.

Our featured guest is the front man for metal band Ovtlier - Joey Arena.  SirusXM Octane fans are very fami...
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March 10, 2021 76 min
Welcome back to another great week with The Godfathers!  This week's show opens with some banter about Meghan Markle’s recent monarchy-exposing interview with Oprah Winfrey and a critique of the new “Coming 2 America” film.

Then things get wild!  After last week’s monumental episode with R&B/soul/funk icons, The Whispers, The Godfathers of Podcasting proudly go back-to-back in the musical legend category.  Donnie, Tid and Da...
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March 5, 2021 77 min
Great news everyone! The number 45 has officially been restored to its
former greatness. Although it may represent the worst U.S. president of
our lifetime, it now also denotes what is arguably your new favourite
episode of The Godfathers of Podcasting!

On this week's show, Donnie, Tid and Dan-e-o chop up a mixed bag of talk
involving Dr. Seuss, The Muppets and Eminem.

The boys then welcome the most legendary guests the show has ever...
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February 24, 2021 82 min
On this week’s episode of The Godfathers of Podcasting, Donnie, Tid and Dan enter into one of the most spirited debates in the show’s history!

And things only get taken up a notch when the boys welcome their very special guest, Kwame Damon Mason (but just call him Kwame) to the show!

The director of the incredible hockey documentary “Soul On Ice: Past, Present & Future” joins the crew in a discussion covering everything from raci...
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February 19, 2021 83 min
You could argue that Episode 43 has all the makings of "Movie 43" because
it's a wild and crazy star-studded event. In addition to honouring Black
History Month, The Godfathers of Podcasting offer their respects to some
recently-fallen stars, discuss the resurgence of a superhero franchise and
then welcome one of the biggest stars in Canadian media history.

On this week's show, Donnie, Tid and Dan-e-o welcome former Much...
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February 10, 2021 74 min
You demanded we bring her back for an encore, and HERE SHE IS!  This week The Godfathers Of Podcasting hang out with Godmother Of Punk - the one and only Bif Naked!

On this week's show, the guys talk to Bif about veganism, being married 3 times, her feelings about a word that some people consider to be particularly crass, being an inspiration to so many, the totally inappropriate behavior she was subjected to early in her career...
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