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Mike Finoia (stand-up comedian, producer for Impractical Jokers, and a self-proclaimed music freak) invites friends, colleagues, and special guests from all walks of the entertainment world to discuss music, comedy, & everything in between.

Amigos with Mike Finoia Osiris Media


    • Society & Culture

Mike Finoia (stand-up comedian, producer for Impractical Jokers, and a self-proclaimed music freak) invites friends, colleagues, and special guests from all walks of the entertainment world to discuss music, comedy, & everything in between.

    The Still Chasing Interviews Vol. 1: David Gans

    The Still Chasing Interviews Vol. 1: David Gans

    The Still Chasing Interviews: David Gans
    In setting out to tell his own story, Mike reached out to friends, community members, and forefathers of the Jam music scene to discuss what keeps us coming back for more. The following series of interviews were conducted in preparation for the project. 
    This week's is David Gans; Grateful Dead historian, musician, & host of Tales from the Golden Road. The two discuss a life dedicated, a relationship between audience and performer, and much more. 

    • 1 hr
    The Chase Continues...

    The Chase Continues...

    FIRST EP of 2020. 

    Mike introduces us to his project Still Chasing; a look back on a quarter century of fanaticism for the band Phish and the moments they provide. Through one on one convos with Mike & Co-Host Michael Shields, never before heard interviews with pivotal members of the community and truthful anecdotes about a life on the road, Still Chasing showcases two fan's long strange trip. It's available on Osiris so go give it a listen and thanks for listening to Amigos! 

    • 22 min
    The Heroes Journey - Getting to know David Welker

    The Heroes Journey - Getting to know David Welker

    Mike sits down for another visit with American Badass Artist, David Welker. This time the guys don't talk Phish...instead they talk competitive drinking, crucifixions, questioning reality,  questionable decisions that end in physical wreck, their favorite movies, and stinky prints. 

    Visit welkerstudios.com for info on David's exhibition happening on  12/29 at Bottleneck Gallery in Brooklyn. 

    • 1 hr 11 min
    Wizards and Witches: A Fall Tour Recap

    Wizards and Witches: A Fall Tour Recap

    Mike is joined by Jenn Kessler (@Phishchicks) to recap Phish's Fall Tour, including the unique small show at The Met. The two discuss the energy at shows, the lights, the fun of seeing the band in small rooms, the Community, tension & release, and much more. 

    Check it out, and check out Jenn's page @phishchicks / @JennkesslerArt

    • 1 hr 5 min
    The Thanksgiving Amigos Episode

    The Thanksgiving Amigos Episode

    Let's all give thanks for our Amigos!!! It's Thanksgiving Eve and MIke is giving thanks, and sharing his favorite November traditional listen, passed down by his Uncle Bill. 

    Mike reviews Tool at Barclay's, gets pumped for PHiSH's impending fall run, and talks turkey. Enjoy!!

    • 28 min
    Radical Acceptance: Oteil Burbridge Part 2 of 2

    Radical Acceptance: Oteil Burbridge Part 2 of 2

    The second part of a 2 piece interview with Oteil. The guys discuss the loss of Kofi, Oteil's spiritual awakening and how it prepared him for this rough year filled with unnecessary loss. The power of Jerry Garcia's music and the Oteil's approach to playing it to grateful fans is a must hear for any fan. 

    Again , thanks to the man himself for taking time out of touring to speak with Mike. Enjoy!!!

    • 51 min

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