Interviews

Paul Danke Knows Best

Isaac Kozell, staff Paul Danke is, in no particular order, a stand-up comedian, writer, and stay-at-home dad. He appeared in the award winning documentary “The Comedy Garage” and was just named one of the best emerging stand-up comics by Patton Oswalt. This summer he’ll be touring the West Coast as part of Howard Kremer’s “Summah Fest” and will also be …

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Hylander, there can be only one: The Savage Henry Andre Hyland Interview

Andre Hyland hit Jimmy Kimmel with a brownie. Well, to be fair, the perpetrator was technically Minister Tracy Marune, a character of Hyland’s. “I really like Jimmy Kimmel. It’s not something that I personally would do. But it seemed like something the character would do. So I went with it.” Whatever Hyland is doing – whether it’s hosting a talk …

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Kyle Dunnigan, the Interview

Kyle Dunnigan just taught Savage Henry how to avoid cooties…using math. This sage advice was dispensed via one of Dunnigan’s characters, Craig, who maintains dual residencies in both The Internet (Dunnigan’s YouTube Channel) and Reno (911!). Dunnigan’s work spans many mediums: Stage, small screen, and web. He’s done festivals like Just for Laughs, late night television shows like Jimmy Kimmel, …

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Hunting Manilapede: An Obsession & Strange Conversation

Have you ever wondered what would happen if Lou Reed, Michael Gira and Captain Beefheart got drunk on port and did some improvising? Well, you probably haven’t, but it’s the type of thing I think about all the time. Luckily, I was introduced to local band Manilapede. Information regarding their origins and musicians are shrouded in mystery. I made phone …

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Are you reading this? Uhh Yeah Dude: Seth and Jonathan’s moms can’t be wrong

“They’re so Raven, his daughters,” Seth Romatelli said of Kobe Bryant’s daughters’ sparkly dresses as he watched the post- game award ceremonies June 17 when the Los Angeles Lakers defeated the Boston Celtics to win the 2010 NBA champion- ship. Romatelli is one of two hosts of the pod- cast “Uhh Yeah Dude” In a phone interview with Savage Henry …

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Bands of the Month: Charles Hargis and the Northern Hunger

There was a very vibrant music scene in Humboldt County in the early 2000s. One house in particular, The Janes Road House, is an old farm house near Greenview Market in Arcata that spawned quite a few bands. Zombie Core Allegiance and Relapse just to name two, but there were others. Chuck McCammon was one of those musicians from the …

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Savage Henry Feature: The Sports Brahs

Angie Baker and Becca Glaspy are like a female athletic version of the Smothers Brothers. They play guitar, set each other up for jokes and sing songs about the goodness of butter and taking night runs instead of doing drugs. Their wholesomeness doesn’t come of as annoying. It more reminds you of that chick in high school who organized scavenger …

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