The Michael Duprey Variety Hour

#166 AVIVA, Detective Devito

Rock trio AVIVA join us on the show to discuss their debut self-titled album and to play the smash hit game "Is It The Name of a Thoroughbred Racehorse or a Song from the 2005 Billy Idol Album 'Devil's Playground'?" Also, Detective DeVito, who is investigating a grisly murder, has some serious questions for the guests of this episode. Finally, Sebastian Bach's BH1 Rock Cock Docs digs deep into the history of Bruce Springsteen's E. Street Band!

Credits: Frank Albanese, Jason Rho, Paul Jarosz, Adam Bacigal

Attributions: "Cognizant" by AVIVA "Ode to Youth" by AVIVA "Talk to Me" by AVIVA

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"BH1 Rock Cock Docs: The Glock Spot” Credits: Written by: Ray Duprey Performed by: Ray Duprey, Michael Duprey, Lauren Duprey

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#165 Rainbow Room, Gillian Madison

Relentlessly active indie improv rock duo Rainbow Room join us on the show to discuss how they have written and released 300 songs in two years, and they create a brand new song, entirely mixed and produced, live during the recording of the episode! Then, serial (cereal?) dom Gillian Madison stops in to discuss how she satisfies some of the world's most beloved mascots. Finally, our friend Billy updates us on the progress of his Bucket List.

Credits: Jheremie Jacque, Bryan Akcasu, Amy Oprean

Attributions: "Georgia Falorgia" by Rainbow Room "Sock Condom" by Rainbow Room "What Cockroaches Mean to Me and How To Eradicate Them" by Rainbow Room "All The Things He Could Hide In His Rectum" by Rainbow Room "The Dangerous Dance by Nelly" by Rainbow Room

Find Rainbow Room on the Web: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/rainbowroomtheband Bandcamp: https://rainbowroom.bandcamp.com/

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#164 Two Way Petting Zoo, Shoshlizabeth

Pop-punk band Two Way Petting Zoo join us on the show this week to discuss their new EP "Down But Not Out" and which 90's cartoon character they would most like to enter a loving relationship with. Then, Shoshlizabeth discusses her new performance space in Southwest Detroit and makes everyone very uncomfortable. Finally, Beatrice Montgomery brings some advice for surviving the cold months in Michigan.

Credits: Paul Clauson, Travis Conte, Kevin Conte, Eric Klug, Nick Crestwood

Attributions: "Ashtray Phoenix" by Two Way Petting Zoo "Down But Not Out" by Two Way Petting Zoo "Hipster" by Two Way Petting Zoo

Find Two Way Petting Zoo on the Web: https://www.facebook.com/twowaypettingzoo/

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"Beatrice Montgomery Winter Tips” Credits: Performed by: Lauren Duprey

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#163 Kumquat Corner

It's another Planet Ant Podcasts crossover episode to close out the year!

It's another Planet Ant Podcasts crossover episode! This time, the cast of Kumquat Corner, a political pundit satire show, join us to discuss each other journeys with theatre and improv, as well as how the show was formed. Then, we debut a brand new special episode of The Kumquat Corner that discusses the topic of "Public Nudity." Also, Michael's cousin Eddie is still lost and looking to see if anyone knows about MDVH!

Credits: Dez Walker, Heather Sejnow, Jennifer Horne, Tom Stineman

Find Kumquat Corner on the Web: Website: https://planetantpodcasts.com/kc/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/KumquatCorner Twitter: https://twitter.com/KumquatCorner

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“Eddie Update in Yellowstone’” Credits: Performed by: Ray Duprey, Lauren Duprey, Michael Duprey Attributions: “Grand Prismatic Spring.wav" by tim.khan via Freesound.org

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#162 Christmas Special! with Miguel Mancillas and Andrew Kringle

Another year, another MDVH Christmas Special! This year, humble laborer Miguel Mancillas joins us to fantasize about the kind of Christmas he wishes he could have. Then, Andrew Kringle drops in to break down the decades-long quest he's had to reunite with his long lost father, Kris Kringle - that's right, the Big Beard himself!

Credits: Quintin Hicks, Nick Latimer

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#161 The Plaqueys, Paul Frente

Don't sleep through Christmas and miss this hot 'sode, baby!

Blues rock comedy band The Plaqueys join us on the show to discuss how their band came to be during a family vacation, and how they set a tradition to make a new E.P every year. Then, Tik Tok consultant Paul Frente gives us hot tips on how to get big on the platform. Finally, our show gets hijacked by one of Micheal’s arch-nemeses.

Credits: Troy Zweifler, Zach Zweifler, Caleb Zweifler, Ryan Westbrook

Attributions: “Nerf or Nothin’” by The Plaqueys “Slept Through Christmas” by The Plaqueys “Probos-kiss” by The Plaqueys

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“Smoth Al Strikes Back’” Credits: Written by: Ray Duprey Performed by: Ray Duprey, Lauren Duprey, Michael Duprey Attributions: “Storm door slam 01” by volivieri via freesound.org “Sweep02.flac” by 833-45 on Freesound.org

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#160 Detroit Strange, Edgar

It's a Planet Ant Podcasts crossover episode! Woo! Alex and jess of Detroit Strange pop in and talk over cocktails, and a long-time friend of the show returns!

Jessica Cooper and Alex Suriano of the Planet Ant Podcasts show Detroit Strange join us over Mimosas to discuss the strange and unusual history of Detroit, some of their favorite weird stories, and discuss what happened to Jimmy Hoffa! Then, former manager of the Southern Baptist Women’s Choir, Edgar joins us on the show after many years of absence. Also, a preview of Halo Audiobooks’ production of ‘Moby Dick’!

Credits: Jessica Cooper, Alex Suriano, Ray Duprey

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“Halo Audiobooks presents ‘Moby Dick’” Credits: Written by: Michael Duprey Performed by: Michael Duprey, Raymond Duprey, Lauren Duprey “tavern ambience - looping.wavtions:” by Robinhood76 via Freesound.org

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#159 Dustin Gardner, Shushna

It’s time to ring in the Holiday Season with The Michael Duprey Variety Hour. Musician and comedian Dustin Gardner of SHOE. joins us on the show to discuss returning to the comedy scene and the struggles of having a common band name. Then bar and opium den operator Shushna joins us to discuss the underground bar scene in Hamtramck. Also, Mikey shows his sexy side with Mikey Loveswell’s Romance and Horoscope Hour.

Credits: Dustin Gardner, JB

Attributions: “Die Alone” by SHOE. “The Fly” by SHOE. “Living Your Best Life” by SHOE.

Find Dustin Gardner on the Web: Bandcamp: https://moreshoemusic.bandcamp.com/ Get Rich on Youtube Podcast: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCenAOYMupeWiI5JMRNABhiw

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“Mikey Loveswell’s Romance and Horoscope Hour” Credits: Written by: Ray Duprey Performed by: Michael Duprey

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#158 Edison Hollow, McArthur Dunbury

Rock & Roll band Edison Hollow join us on the show to discuss their upcoming album, the comeback of Ozzy Osbourne, and their mixed feelings on Greta Van Fleet. Then, Anti-Thanksgiving Advocate McArthur Dunbury pitches his ideas for how to make his most hated holiday much better. Also, Tom Bergeron takes to the streets to taste test a delicious new drink with average people!

Credits: Tyler Chernoff, Aaryn lindow, Jordon Stockdale, Anthony Coates

Attributions: “Circle of Madness” by Edison Hollow “Coming for You” by Edison Hollow “Not Alone” by Edison Hollow

Find Edison Hollow on the Web: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/EdisonHollow/

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“The Taste Test” Credits: Written by: Ray Duprey Performed by: Michael Duprey, Ray Duprey, Lauren Duprey

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#157 Third Anniversary Celebration!

We celebrate three years of The Michael Duprey Variety Hour with friends new and old... and perhaps our first-ever sculptor?

We celebrate our Third Anniversary by bringing back some old friends, including Presidential Candidate of 2020 Kennedy Cannady, who discusses the current political climate, as well as Criminal Lawyer Jimmy Croose, who weighs in on some of the scandals that might hurt Kennedy's campaign. Finally, we welcome someone who may be our first ever sculptor: Tyler White!

Credits: Lauren Duprey, Matt Morley, Ray Duprey

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