196 episodes

The World's Only Mandatory Podcast - The Michael Duprey Variety Hour is an arts showcase and comedy show that features local and non-local musicians, painters, poets, sculptors (scratch that), actors, directors, writers, and generally fascinating characters! There's music, games, sketches, and so much more in this Detroit-based staple.

The Michael Duprey Variety Hou‪r‬ Planet Ant Podcasts and Michael Duprey

    • Improv
    • 5.0 • 9 Ratings

The World's Only Mandatory Podcast - The Michael Duprey Variety Hour is an arts showcase and comedy show that features local and non-local musicians, painters, poets, sculptors (scratch that), actors, directors, writers, and generally fascinating characters! There's music, games, sketches, and so much more in this Detroit-based staple.

    #195 Which Olives Are The Best Olives? - w/ Ray "voncute" Duprey

    #195 Which Olives Are The Best Olives? - w/ Ray "voncute" Duprey

    Ray "voncute" Duprey discusses his return to music-making and provides some great tips on being a new homeowner for his widdle bwudder. He also showcases some great new tracks. Also, we answer age old questions like "Who is the best Muppet?" and "What is the best type of olive?" Finally, we play the game "Major Minor Swapped!"

    Find MDVH on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/michaeldupreyvh/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/MichaelDupreyVH

    The Michael Duprey Variety Hour is a member of the Planet Ant Podcast Network: Find Planet Ant Podcasts on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/PlanetAntPodcasts/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/PlanetAntPods Or at the website: https://planetantpodcasts.com/

    Intro Theme: “Don’t Weigh Me Down” by Broadcast 2000

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    • 1 hr 23 min
    #194 The Legacy of TikTok - w/ Dustin Gardner

    #194 The Legacy of TikTok - w/ Dustin Gardner

    Dustin Gardner (Shoe. the band, Meltdown Island, TikTok aficionado) joins Michael to discuss the rebrand of his show Meltdown Island and of his new obsession with TikTok! We also discuss the possibility of TikTok being banned in the United States. Also, we ask listener questions in the #AskMDVH segment like "What would your signature move be if you were a fighting game character?" and "What is the best time of day to be abducted by aliens?" Finally, we play a game about failed mobile apps!

    Find MDVH on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/michaeldupreyvh/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/MichaelDupreyVH

    The Michael Duprey Variety Hour is a member of the Planet Ant Podcast Network: Find Planet Ant Podcasts on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/PlanetAntPodcasts/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/PlanetAntPods Or at the website: https://planetantpodcasts.com/

    Intro Theme: “Don’t Weigh Me Down” by Broadcast 2000

    This podcast is powered by Pinecast.

    • 1 hr 16 min
    #193 ...Yet Another Example of My Drug Career - w/ Mike McGettigan

    #193 ...Yet Another Example of My Drug Career - w/ Mike McGettigan

    The tales of two Mikeys. Mike McGettigan joins Michael to discuss recreational drugs, treating our bodies poorly in quarantine, and the pressure of keeping things active with Planet Ant during these crises. In our #AskMDVH segment we address life's greatest questions like "could you squeeze an apple until it explodes" and "how do you not scare your significant others to death." Mike also gets quizzed on obscure musicals in our game segment!

    Find MDVH on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/michaeldupreyvh/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/MichaelDupreyVH

    The Michael Duprey Variety Hour is a member of the Planet Ant Podcast Network: Find Planet Ant Podcasts on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/PlanetAntPodcasts/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/PlanetAntPods Or at the website: https://planetantpodcasts.com/

    Intro Theme: “Don’t Weigh Me Down” by Broadcast 2000

    This podcast is powered by Pinecast.

    • 1 hr 10 min
    #192 The Battle of the First Names - w/ Lauren Duprey

    #192 The Battle of the First Names - w/ Lauren Duprey

    Michael and Lauren try to determine the fate of this year's Halloween in a quarantined world. Then, they try to determine what the world's best adhesive is. Also, a no-holds barred battle over what the best first name of all time is. Finally, we guess what discontinued fast food items are real and which are fake as heck.

    Find MDVH on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/michaeldupreyvh/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/MichaelDupreyVH

    The Michael Duprey Variety Hour is a member of the Planet Ant Podcast Network: Find Planet Ant Podcasts on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/PlanetAntPodcasts/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/PlanetAntPods Or at the website: https://planetantpodcasts.com/

    Intro Theme: “Don’t Weigh Me Down” by Broadcast 2000

    This podcast is powered by Pinecast.

    • 1 hr 25 min
    #191 Alex Almost Burns Down His House - w/ Alex Raskov

    #191 Alex Almost Burns Down His House - w/ Alex Raskov

    Alex Raskov explains how he almost burned his new house to the ground (twice). We also discuss life's greatest questions like "is ice cream better in a cone or a bowl?" and "if you could fight Jerry Seinfeld, would you?" We also play the hit game "I’m In a Bunk Mood After Hearing about These Unusual Junk Foods!"

    Find MDVH on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/michaeldupreyvh/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/MichaelDupreyVH

    The Michael Duprey Variety Hour is a member of the Planet Ant Podcast Network: Find Planet Ant Podcasts on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/PlanetAntPodcasts/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/PlanetAntPods Or at the website: https://planetantpodcasts.com/

    Intro Theme: “Don’t Weigh Me Down” by Broadcast 2000

    This podcast is powered by Pinecast.

    • 1 hr 21 min
    #190 Which Pizza Mascot Is the Strongest? - w/ Nick Latimer

    #190 Which Pizza Mascot Is the Strongest? - w/ Nick Latimer

    Michael's medically prescribed friend, Nick Latimer, discuss the pros and cons of working from home, their favorite childhood memories, and discuss which pizza mascot would kill all of the others and be the ultimate overlord of the world. Also, we play the game "Holey Foley! What's That Sound?!"

    Find MDVH on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/michaeldupreyvh/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/MichaelDupreyVH

    The Michael Duprey Variety Hour is a member of the Planet Ant Podcast Network: Find Planet Ant Podcasts on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/PlanetAntPodcasts/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/PlanetAntPods Or at the website: https://planetantpodcasts.com/

    Intro Theme: “Don’t Weigh Me Down” by Broadcast 2000

    This podcast is powered by Pinecast.

    • 1 hr 15 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
9 Ratings

9 Ratings

Looperstar ,

Great Show!

Features Local Music & Comedy that is improvised... from Detroit?! I’m in.

Graham Petty ,

Offbeat Fun

This is a great podcast that features interesting guests and characters.

Michael does a good job of steering this crazy ship into uncharted podcast territory.

Lauren Duprey ,

Too good.

Such an amazing show! Love listening every week!

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