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the Grapes of Rad

A not-boring, well-produced podcast about nonsense.

Thursday, October 15, 2015

  • 278: Some Kind of Podcast
    Topics include: Our Quantum Leap LIVE show experience, Aaron joins Nick in unemployment (we’re doing great!), how to properly play Mario Kart, The Pope goes Prog, Aaron hearts Bernie, and lots more!

Sunday, September 13, 2015

  • 277: People in Their 30s
    Aaron’s back from Burning Man and tells some tales while answering questions from Nick and a bunch of Listeners via social media. We talk about other stuff, too. But not much.

Thursday, August 13, 2015

  • 276: It's Been a While
    Aaron takes the “Do Us a Flavor” Challenge, Seinfeld as a judge of character, Trump theories, giving up drinking for 40 days, Burning Man, Goldmember the Gangmember, and much more!

Saturday, July 18, 2015

  • 275: Gauche about Cancer
    Nick's brother PJ joins us for a special episode where he tells us all about having Stage 4 terminal colon cancer. PJ is candid, honest, and holds nothing back as we talk about the moment he found out, what life is like now, and demands for his funeral.

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

  • 274: Hard Out
    Topics include: our guest Sean DeTore, when jobs are over, show business, Nick went to the doctor for the first time as an adult, CRYSTAL PEPSI IS COMING BACK, the genius of Nate Fernald, Get in the Box Pat, our cable-less life, and more!

Friday, June 12, 2015

  • 273: Stephisode before you Wrephisode
    Topics include: whipped cream v. cottage cheese, Dads & Grads, relationship advice for Steph’s 13 yr-old son, Taco Bell, grief, the metaphysical, and Nick diving into a pile of money. All of that and more!

Wednesday, June 3, 2015

  • 272: FOIST
    Topics include: The system is down, Nick doesn't know his directions, an email from Listener Mike, The great return of Foisting a Character on Aaron, Aaron dresses Nick for a job interview, Caitlyn Jenner, Nick & PJ met Jimmy Pardo, and more!

Monday, May 18, 2015

  • 271: Fwd: Fwd: Fwd: Fwd:
    Topics include: Nick introduces a NEW GAME like Puddle of NickelCreed called DashBlink Chemical, Aaron hung with GRiZ, Nick & his dad finally talked about their issues, an employee got fired for watching TONS of porn on the job, Video Prozac, Get in the Box Pat, and the greatest story ever told (see above picture).

Thursday, May 7, 2015

  • 270: Aaron Goes to Jail
    Topice include: Aaron just walked in from jail, Nick & Aaron saw In The Whale again, Nick’s brother’s funeral plan, toilet etiquette, and much much more!

Thursday, April 30, 2015

  • 269: Honking It
    Our LA friends and recent The Leap Home: A Look Bakula guests Genevieve Haas and Andrew Walsh are back, baby!

Thursday, April 23, 2015

  • 268: Warrior Bunnies with JOSEPH
    Aaron sits down again with Natalie, Meegan, and Alison Closner of the band Joseph. Lots of love and deep conversations in this special interview episode.

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

  • 267: Feline Angels & Foul-Smelling Demons
    A visit from Gay Ghost, Aaron had to put his cat down (it's been a great year, guys), we debate Taco Bell delivery, fart demons, Get in the Box Pat, SNL complaints, cheating JWs, and more!

Friday, April 10, 2015

  • 266: Going Clearly Insane
    Topics include: We all saw “Going Clear” the Scientology documentary, Aaron did some voice acting, Steph’s home is broken, the sound went down at Aaron’s show, Nick got a tattoo, you can buy a golden ticket to Heaven, bio-hackers gave a guy night vision, Steph is sorry, and we tell Pat Robertson to Get in the Box!

Wednesday, April 1, 2015

  • The Steven Graham Mixtape Vol II
    Co-founder of Everett Music Initiative and The Fisherman’s Village Music Festival (and our good friend) Steven Graham joins us for this special mixtape episode of The Grapes of Rad! Featuring the music of: Fauna Shade, Brothers from Another, Hot Donna, Rose Windows, SISTERS, The Grizzled Mighty, The Weather, and Kithkin.

Thursday, March 26, 2015

  • #265: Dominion Over Vegetables
    Topics include: getting called-out on the street, Just the Headline, prayer, the Easter bunny is on, celebrity IDs, a listener emails us for advice about trying marijuana, Church or Club?, Get in the Box Pat, and more!
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