Tue, 31 March 2015
This weekend Burgie is joined by actor, comedian and producer Sandy Jobin-Bevans. You might know Sandy from his stage and screen work including Second City, Deal With It, Life with Boys, and his scene-stealing role as Officer Palumbo in Harold & Kumar (NPH wouldn’t do that!)
Sandy and Burg dig into some riveting and hilarious tales about acting, improv, sports, comic books and working on the new prank show “Fool Canada” with Will Sasso. Plus the time Sandy was mysteriously recruited to be on Survivor, Burgie’s former career catching shoplifters and controlling angry cosplayers at Silver Snail and even a bit of Winnipeg ‘Zine history!
All this plus a brand new intro rap! And brand new laughing! And beats! It’s latest jam-packed improvisational episode of Weekend at Burgie’s!
Featuring music by Beatmason & Tha Alkaholiks.
Direct download: EPISODE_13__Weekend_At_Burgies_w__Sandy_Jobin-Bevans.mp3
Category:comedy -- posted at: 10:48pm EST
Fri, 20 March 2015
EPISODE 12 – FEATURING DJ UNCLE FES
This weekend Burgie is joined by longtime collaborator and pal DJ Uncle Fes of The Extremities and Backburner fame.
Fes and Burg dig deep into the crates – and some snacks – and drop science on beat making, turntablism, record collecting, the start of Backburner, Halifax and Canadian hip-hop history. Plus Fes shares some great stories about how he got into DJing, his first rap group and the time he deejayed for Ghostface Killah and Raekwon of Wu-Tang Clan.
And of course all the laughs, beats and rhymes you need on the latest 12-inch episode of Weekend at Burgie’s!
Featuring music by Beatmason, Uncle Fes & Ambition, The Extremities and Dert Roads.
Thu, 29 January 2015
This weekend Burgie is joined by longtime rap pal, Haligonian hip-hop historian and Backburner Crew MC Jesse Dangerously.
Jesse and Burg have a lot of history and some secret tales are revealed as they pull back the curtains on their early rap origins, touring, arguing on the internet and the meanings behind certain lyrics. What’s an Impulse Tracker? What influential artist changed rap forever? What exactly is Jesse rhyming about on Heatwave and what exactly happened to him in Charlottetown? All this plus all the laughs, beats and rhymes you need on the latest gargantuan episode of Weekend at Burgie’s!
Featuring music by Beatmason and Jesse Dangerously.
Find Jesse at http://dangerously.ca/#punch-out-t-shirt-hoodieson and get his music here: http://dangerously.bandcamp.com/
Direct download: EPISODE_11_-_Weekend_at_Burgies_w__Jesse_Dangerously.mp3
Category:comedy -- posted at: 12:00am EST
Fri, 28 November 2014
This weekend Burgie is joined by graffiti artist, rapper, painter and Backburner Crew founding member Thesis Sahib (aka James Kirkpartrick). Thesis' work can be seen and heard around the globe and he pays Burgie a visit for an amazing conversation spanning Brazilian graffiti adventures, the origins of Backburner, out-of-love songs, making music with Gameboys and more. Plus beats, rhymes, laughs and all the stuff you love about the weekend on the latest sense-shattering episode of Weekend at Burgie’s!
Featuring music by Beatmason and Thesis Sahib.
Direct download: Weekend_at_Burgies_-_Episode_8_w__Thesis_Sahib.mp3
Category:comedy -- posted at: 1:57am EST
Fri, 17 October 2014
EPISODE 6: w/ special guest Nug Nahrgang.
This weekend Burgie is joined by comedian, improviser, Illusionoid podcast cast member and host of WWE's Aftermath, Nug Narhgang! Nug & Burgie get into comedy, Evil Dead, wrestling and of course comic books – plus all the stuff you love about the weekend on the latest pulse-pounding episode of Weekend at Burgie's!
Featuring music by Beatmason and Thesis Sahib.
Direct download: Weekend_at_Burgies__Episode_6__w__special_guest_Nug_Nahrgang.mp3
Category:comedy -- posted at: 1:00am EST
Thu, 2 October 2014
EPISODE 5: w/ special guest Ghettosocks
This weekend Burgie is joined by fellow MC, Backburner Crew member and ol' pal Ghettosocks for a chill and hilarious discussion about rap, David Lynch movies, bizzarre 80s toys and all the important stuff. Plus, Burgie share's his thoughts on recent October-themed things such as why he loves October, the new issue of Walking Dead and his policy on guest lists. All this and more in another exciting new episode of Weekend and Burgie's!
Featuring music by Ghettosocks and Beatmason.
Fri, 12 September 2014
EPISODE 4: Superstitious True Baseball
Burgie answers your questions in the first installment of Burg-queries and shares a freaky superstitious true baseball story involving the Blue Jays and the Kansas City Royals.
Featuring music by Lloyd Moseby and Beatmason.
Direct download: Weekend_at_Burgies_-_Episode_4__Superstitious_True_Baseball.mp3
Category:comedy -- posted at: 11:20pm EST