Broadcasting from Moontower: Podcasts and Radio Shows Taping at the 2016 Fest

In addition to stellar stand-up shows, parties and special events, Moontower is thrilled to present our full lineup of podcasts and radio programs, some of which will be broadcasting live from the fifth annual festival. We’ll see — and hear — you in a few weeks!

Friday, April 22nd

Opie with Jim Norton 

OpieandJim Who: Gregg “Opie” Hughes and Jim Norton

What: Hugely popular SiriusXM show broadcasts live from Moontower and will feature some of the biggest names at the fest. Guests for Friday’s show include Mark Normand, Chris DeStefano, Jesse Joyce, Colin Jost, and Kurt Metzger

Where: TBA

When: 2pm-5pm

 

The Bonfire bonfire

Who: Big Jay Oakerson and Dan Soder

What: Comedy Central radio program where the comics cover a variety of daily topics, share their best stories from the road and give fans a chance to call in and chat. Guests TBA.

Where: 800 Congress (map)

When: 4pm-7pm

 

Sklarbro Country SBC

Who: Jason and Randy Sklar

What: Weekly comedic takes on the worlds of sports and pop culture. Guests TBA.

Where: Speakeasy, 412 Congress (map)

When: 5pm-7pm


The Bone Zone bonezone

Who: Brendon Walsh and Randy Liedtke

What: Manic, free-wheeling podcast records a special episode with Johnny Pemberton.

Where: The Velveeta Room, 521 E 6th Street (map)

When: 7pm-8pm

 

The Foxxhole the-foxxhole

Who: Lashonda Lester, Raul Sanchez, Jak Knight and Tony Rock

What: Live stand-up comedy taping for SiriusXM.

Where: The Velveeta Room, 521 E 6th Street (map)

When: 10:30pm

 

Saturday, April 23rd

 

Opie with Jim Norton OpieandJim

What: Guests for Saturday’s show include Joe DeRosa, Marc Normand, Martha Kelly, Joe List and Jimmy Carr.

Where: TBA

When: 12pm-2pm

 

The Bonfire Bonfire

Where: Google Fiber Space, 201 Colorado (map)

When: 4pm-7pm

 

 

 

Jay & Silent Bob Get Old JayandSilent

Who: Jason Mewes and Kevin Smith

What: Special Badgeholder-only event featuring the iconic duo and special guests from the festival.

Where: Speakeasy, 412 Congress (map)

When: 5pm-7pm

 

Check out the full schedule of events at our website.

 

 

mm John Merriman

John Merriman has worked with the Moontower festival since it’s inception in 2012. He is the co-host of the festival’s long-running interview series “Inside Joke” where he has interviewed luminaries including Steven Wright, Maria Bamford and Patton Oswalt. Before Moontower, he spent five years at the Austin Film Fesival as a film programmer where he helped launch the Comedy Vanguard program and the Funniest Filmmaker in Austin series. He has called Austin his home since 1996.

One thought on “Broadcasting from Moontower: Podcasts and Radio Shows Taping at the 2016 Fest

  1. Jean says:

    Are they’re ANY tickets at all, left for Opie and Jimmy’s show? Any day?? Would love to get my hand on one or two!!

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