A podcast that combines timeless pop culture discussions with hilarious banter between comedian Josh Accardo and actress Maureen Van Zandt (The Sopranos). The podcast dives DEEP into American pop culture in America and where we're going wrong. From "millennials" to news and politics. Music to the archetype of celebrity: no topic is off limits. #GenGapNation
GenGap Lauren Accardo (Romance Author)
This week we keep it in the family.. Josh Accardo & Maureen Van Zandt welcome Romance Writer & Josh's wife Lauren Accardo. Lauren's first novel comes out TODAY (May 25th). Published by Penguin Random House branch Berkeley Romance. Lauren talks about how losing musical theater due to a bad review by a teacher in college set her life up to find another creative outlet. It took a minute but discovered the Romance writing genre and her book "Wild Love" is the love child.
GenGap Mike Scully (Writer / Co-Creator Duncanville)
Hey GENGAPPERS! This week Josh Accardo & Maureen Van Zandt have back co-creator & show runner of "Duncanville", Mike Scully. Mike has been a write and EP on some of the most famous shows of all time (Parks & Rec, Simpsons) He tells us about being the only one in the writers room without a Harvard degree, being the first showrunner to get animation writers the same benefits as live action writers, and much more!
GenGap w/ Guest Ricky Byrd (Rock N Roll Hall of Fame)
This week Josh Accardo & Maureen Van Zandt are joined by Rock N Roll Hall of Fame Ricky Byrd. Ricky was inducted for his time with Joan Jett & the Blackhearts, but left the band in 1991 to pursue other endeavors. His talks about his latest album "Sobering Times" and how being sober for 34 years changed his music, and his connection with others going through addiction. Ricky is one of a kind.
GenGAP with Guest T.O.N.E.Z (Rapper)
This week we are back with another fire episode. Rapper T.O.N.E.Z joins us fresh off of his latest album drop "Follow the Yellow Rose" inspired by the legendary Mia Zapata. It features Vinn "Mad Dog" Lopez, Tommy James, & Alicia Witt. He was nominated for an Emmy for his work on the theme song for the popular show "Justified". T.O.N.E.Z music was featured on the show awhile back when he joined Steven Van Zandt and Tommy James on the remix of the Shondells hit "Draggin' the Line".
GenGAP Piers, Dogs, Bill Burr, & Mr(s) Potato Hea
We are back! After a month off Josh Accardo & Maureen Van Zandt are back with your pop culture. This week they talk Piers Morgan being racist Bill Burr being dragged from his grammy presentation and Mr(s) Potato Head dropping the Mister and much more!
GenGap w/ guest DJ Jersey Rich Russo
Hey guys, gals, & everything in between, we got the one and only Jersey Rich Russo as our guest today. Jersey Rich tells Maureen Van Zandt & Josh Accardo how it got started in being a DJ on the radio, as well as LSUG on Sirius/XM He also talks about why he hates Ian Ziering from 90210 & how accumulated over 100,000 rare vinyl over the years. It's a groovy time.
Always interesting and informative!
Love this show—their rappor and conversations are always interesting. Great range of topics and guests; I learn something new every week and get new music and entertainment suggestions to check out!
Generation gap masks ! What a cool idea.
So interesting I’m 24 with so much to learn from the older gentleman & women. Good looking Josh.
Can’t get enough