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Rob Bartlett, star of stage and screen, best known from his years as a writer of genius comic characters on the Imus in the Morning program, is back with The Rob Bartlett Radio Comedy Hour, every Saturday Night at 10 PM on 77WABC… and then, immediately afterward, available as a podcast on the OG Podcast Network. A unique hybrid of Classic Radio Comedy Shows, Late-Night Talk Shows and Saturday Night Live. In fact, Andrew Smith, former Head Writer of SNL, is on board with Rob, writing and performing the sketches together, along with The Robio Radio Players, a talented group of young comedic actors. Rob’s new show is a scripted hour of comedy, featuring serialized sketch segments and original comedy characters. Each week, Rob will also feature a Special Guest, a visit from Rob’s Show Business Friends: Celebrities from the worlds of Film, TV, Comedy and Music, like Steve Schirripa, Tony Danzay, Judy Gold, Anthony Cumia, Lyle Lovett & Rick Nielsen from Cheap Trick.

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Rob Bartlett, star of stage and screen, best known from his years as a writer of genius comic characters on the Imus in the Morning program, is back with The Rob Bartlett Radio Comedy Hour, every Saturday Night at 10 PM on 77WABC… and then, immediately afterward, available as a podcast on the OG Podcast Network. A unique hybrid of Classic Radio Comedy Shows, Late-Night Talk Shows and Saturday Night Live. In fact, Andrew Smith, former Head Writer of SNL, is on board with Rob, writing and performing the sketches together, along with The Robio Radio Players, a talented group of young comedic actors. Rob’s new show is a scripted hour of comedy, featuring serialized sketch segments and original comedy characters. Each week, Rob will also feature a Special Guest, a visit from Rob’s Show Business Friends: Celebrities from the worlds of Film, TV, Comedy and Music, like Steve Schirripa, Tony Danzay, Judy Gold, Anthony Cumia, Lyle Lovett & Rick Nielsen from Cheap Trick.

    S4 E 4 - TASTELESS, OFFENSIVE & POLITICALLY INCORRECT: THE HIDEOUS IMUS BITS

    S4 E 4 - TASTELESS, OFFENSIVE & POLITICALLY INCORRECT: THE HIDEOUS IMUS BITS

    In this episode, a collection of some of Robio's Imus in the Morning bits that...maybe pushed the envelope, crossed the line, or went too far...y'know, in terms of taste (or lack thereof).  Larry Flynt, Larry King, The Godfather, The Elephant Man, Frank Sinatra and...by popular disdain, The Ebola Song.

    • 29 min
    S4 E 3 - REMOTE CONTROL WITH THE I-MAN

    S4 E 3 - REMOTE CONTROL WITH THE I-MAN

    Join the Robio for a look back at some of the Live Remote Imus in the Morning Program Broadcasts from the myriad Syndicated Markets...go on the road with Fat Boy and Imus in the I-Jet performing at Theaters, Ballrooms and, one time, an Aircraft Carrier, where G.I. I-Man gets put through the ringer by Feets Dupris.   PLUS  A Very Special Post Credit Clip.

    • 25 min
    S4 E2 HOW TO SUCCEED ON BROADWAY

    S4 E2 HOW TO SUCCEED ON BROADWAY

    Join The Robio for some first-hand stories about being on Broadway with Dan Radcliffe and Nick Jonas. Hear clips from the show, and get a backstage look at what it was like for Fat Boy to do a Musical with Two Genuine Superstars.

    • 26 min
    S4 E1 WRESTLING WITH MYSELF

    S4 E1 WRESTLING WITH MYSELF

    It seemed like a good idea at the time...join the Robio as he tells the story about his tenure with the WWF, as one of the first hosts of Monday Night Raw.  Enjoy his brutal honesty, and take pleasure in his cringing displeasure as he freely admits how TRULY AWFUL he was, using clips from those dark days in Professional Wrestling History as evidence of the extent of how horrifically horrendous he was.  It's funnier than he ever was on the show itself.

    • 33 min
    Happy Trails, Old Cowboy - An Elegy For The I-Man

    Happy Trails, Old Cowboy - An Elegy For The I-Man

    A Tribute to my Boss, my Mentor, and my Friend.  

    With deep gratitude...for everything.

    • 13 min
    S3 E18 -THE NIGHT B4 CHRISTMAS IN BROOKLYN

    S3 E18 -THE NIGHT B4 CHRISTMAS IN BROOKLYN

    Here it is, the Perennial Classic, a Holiday Tradition for the past 32 years.  Sal Monella's Night Before Christmas in Brooklyn.  See it live this Saturday Night, December 28th at the Seven Angels Theatre in Waterbury Connecticut, in the Rob Bartlett Holiday Extravaganza.  Get tickets here:

    https://sevenangelstheatre.secure.force.com/ticket/#sections_a0Ff400000CV0stEAD

    • 6 min

Customer Reviews

SopranoMike ,

Laugh quite often

This is a funny man, I’ve been a fan for many years, watching his broadway show and seeing him do several stand ups in addition to, of course, listening to the I man.

It’s a fun podcast !

otis gibbs ,

Love from Tennessee

I grew up listening to Imus . Moved to Nashville , became a pro musician. Got to be in Imus program @ fox business playing guitar and met Rob and Tony . Watched them work in the green room typing and I think it was jokes about us . Either way I love his humor and am so happy I can still hear him after the Imus show has ended . He deserves more ratings and reviews .

CT to NJ ,

Thank you

This is not a typical podcast review. Rob is not only extremely talented but also a true gentleman and loyal friend. The heartfelt tribute to Imus is a great gift at a sad time. What a comforting gift to his family and an example for all of us — grains that we should cherish and pursue in our lives by example.

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