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Ready Set Blow Podcast with Randy Valerio and Chase Abel

The Ready Set Blow Podcast is brought to you each and every Wednesday by Chase Abel and Randy Valerio. Randy and Chase are two guys cut from a different cloth, but ultimately tied together by the same thread - comedy. Randy Valerio, who started comedy in Boston, is an LA-based comedian born and raised in Queens, NY. Chase Abel is Boston-based comedian originally hailing from Eritrea, East Africa. The two try to make sense of their lives and the world around them each and every week by sharing crazy ideas, news, stories, and their adventures with their listeners. You can email the show at rsbpodcast@gmail.com for inquires, sponsorship, or just to drop a note or share a thought. Social Media: Instagram: @randyvalerio, @chaseabel, @readysetblowpodcast Facebook: facebook.com/pg/rsbpodcast, facebook.com/randy.valerio.777, facebook.com/chase.abel.54 Twitter: @randytvalerio, @chaseabel1, @readysetblowpodcast
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Dec 25, 2018

Randy and Chase welcome comedian Big D (Demetrius Hullum) to the podcast. The crew opens the show talking about rolling blunts and avoiding cockroaches. Big D takes a step back and talks about his upbringing and start in comedy.  The boys shift gears and talk a little about Big D’s x-rated dating experiences. Randy kicks off a conversation about psychedelics. D talks about hitting the open mics and not worrying about other people policing your jokes. The gang closes out the show talking about the importance of being humble.

Outro: "Guitar Pull" by Gee Dubs

Social Media:

Instagram: @officialbigdcomedy @randyvalerio @chaseabel @readysetblowpodcast

Twitter: @officialbigdcomedy @randytvalerio @chaseabel1 @readysetblowpodcast

Facebook: facebook.com/DGUTTA617, facebook.com/randy.valerio.777, facebook.com/chase.abel.54 

Dec 19, 2018

The guys welcome fellow comedian and podcaster Matthew P. Brown to the show. Matt opens the show by telling the boys how he got into comedy and who inspired him. The gang gets into an existential conversation about how long life can be, how it could be spent pursuing your passion and learning to enjoy the work along the way. Matt compliments the fellas on the success of the Comics 2 Cure show. Matt starts a convo about security and comfort vs. growth. They close the show with the news - Jada Pinkett Smith on interracial dating and a man erects a giant middle finger statue in his yard.

Check out Matt's podcast "Im Working On It" on all podcast apps and be sure to see where he's performing next on www.matthewpbrown.com or follow him on instagram @mattpbown!

Outro: "B.A.D" on Armory of Thought by Gee Dubs

Social Media:

Instagram: @mattpbrown @randyvalerio @chaseabel @readysetblowpodcast

Twitter: @iammattpbrown @randytvalerio @chaseabel1 @readysetblowpodcast

Facebook: facebook.com/matthewpbrowncomedy, facebook.com/randy.valerio.777, facebook.com/chase.abel.54 

Dec 12, 2018

The boys start the show by remembering their days as students and talk about math and geometry. Randy talks about his former difficulties using public restrooms. They move on to a better smelling topic - colognes of the 90’s. Chase wonders about following trends in youth vs. choosing your own path as you get older. The fellas hit the news - the Kevin Hart situation and Columbia University student organization throws a comedian, Namesh Patel, offstage for “unsafe” jokes. Randy closes the show talking about his star studded Phoenix weekend.

Ready Set Blow podcast music producer Gee Dubs new album, Armory of Thought, just dropped. Get it on iTunes, Spotify and all other music distribution platforms!

Outro: "Think Tank" on Armory of Thought, by Gee Dubs

Social Media:

Instagram: @randyvalerio @chaseabel @readysetblowpodcast

Twitter: @randytvalerio @chaseabel1 @readysetblowpodcast

FB: facebook.com/randy.valerio.777, facebook.com/chase.abel.54

 

Dec 5, 2018

The boys kick the show off with and update on their horoscopes, which leads into a convo about women and mysticism. This leads to the guys talking about genetics vs. environment and how each effects our happiness. Things take a bit of a dark turn when Randy wonders whether he could kill someone for money.  The fellas lighten the mood and talk about sliding into girls DMs. They close out with the news - Kareem Hunt suspended by the NFL, Harvard discriminating against single-sex clubs, ballot harvesting, and Swedish instagram model pretends to be black.

RSB Podcast music producer Gee Dubs has a new album, Armory of Thought, dropping on December 11. Be sure to download and listen to it on iTunes, Spotify or whichever music platform you use!  

Outro: "Love" by Gee Dubs

Social Media:

Instagram: @randyvalerio @chaseabel @readysetblowpodcast

Twitter: @randytvalerio @chaseabel1 @readysetblowpodcast

FB: facebook.com/randy.valerio.777, facebook.com/chase.abel.54

Nov 28, 2018

The fellas start the show by talking about astrology and reading their horoscopes. Randy moves on to tell Chase about his vacation in Laguna Beach, including his mushroom trip. Chase talks about recognizing and using your skills and attributes. The boys move on to talk about the "5 Love Languages" and what they look for in relationships. They bring home the show with the news - Why people stay in unhappy relationships too long and "Hustle Porn".

Outro: "Prosciutto" by Gee Dubs

Social Media:

Instagram: @randyvalerio @chaseabel @readysetblowpodcast

Twitter: @randytvalerio @chaseabel1 @readysetblowpodcast

FB: facebook.com/randy.valerio.777, facebook.com/chase.abel.54

Nov 21, 2018

Randy and Chase welcome comedian Chris Kinback to the show. Randy opens by asking Chris about what its like driving for Uber. The guys move on to talk about Chris' style of comedy and his influences. Chris talks about the myriad of jobs he had before comedy. The fellas start on the news but get too high and went off on some tangents - is twitter useless?, a horse laxative prank and Chase's ability to dunk a basketball.

Outro: "Prosciutto" by Gee Dubs

Social Media:

Instagram: @westfieldboy @randyvalerio @chaseabel @readysetblowpodcast

Twitter: @randytvalerio @chaseabel1 @readysetblowpodcast

Facebook: facebook.com/randy.valerio.777, facebook.com/chase.abel.54 

Nov 14, 2018

Randy and Chase kick off the podcast talking about corny internet movements like "No Nut November". Randy tells Chase about a strange dream he had. The guys get into a convo about what kind of legacies they want leave behind after they die. Randy takes a minute to step back and appreciate the interesting life experiences he's had thus far. The boys close out with the news - a Delta airlines passenger gets covered in dog shit, a 69 year old man wants to identify as a 49 year old, Trump threatens to cut federal support to fight wildfires in CA, and Chick-fil-A is giving away free sandwiches.

Outro: "Prosciutto" by Gee Dubs

Social Media:

Instagram: @randyvalerio @chaseabel @readysetblowpodcast

Twitter: @randytvalerio @chaseabel1 @readysetblowpodcast

FB: facebook.com/randy.valerio.777, facebook.com/chase.abel.54

Nov 7, 2018

The boys welcome back comedian and podcaster Will Noonan. They open the show talking to Will about his recent successes and how that makes you evaluate your priorities. Will starts a convo about diversity in comedy and the impact of some comedians getting opportunities before they’re ready.  The boys take a little smoke break and chat about Cannabis. They move on to talk about the recent changes in popular culture and use of language in comedy. This leads to a short talk on the different perceptions of racism that exist between Millennials and Gen Z. Randy closes out the show thanking his family for supporting him and for coming to see him at the Stress Factory in Bridgeport.

Check Will out at Nick's Comedy Stop on November 16-17, or one of his other upcoming dates on his website www.willnoonan.com. And definitely don't miss out on listening to the High Pathetically podcast! 

Outro: "Prosciutto" by Gee Dubs

Social Media:

Instagram: @willnoonanthecomedian @randyvalerio @chaseabel @readysetblowpodcast

Twitter: @willnoonan @randytvalerio @chaseabel1 @readysetblowpodcast

Facebook: facebook.com/willnoonancomedy/, facebook.com/randy.valerio.777, facebook.com/chase.abel.54 

Oct 31, 2018

In the big post-date recap, the boys welcome back Tricia Auld and Grandmaster Mike to the podcast! Mike kicks off the podcast giving his perspective on how his first date with Trish went. Tricia followed up with her recap of the date, including the pros and cons of Mike’s performance (Hint: don’t show up 45 mins late to a date). The gang moves on to dissect the second date, in which Tricia invited Mike to her house on a Friday night and he stayed the night. You have to listen to find out the details of what went down! 

Outro: "Proscuitto" by Gee Dubs

Social Media:

Instagram: @triciaauld @randyvalerio @chaseabel @readysetblowpodcast

Twitter: @triciaauld @randytvalerio @chaseabel1 @readysetblowpodcast

FB: facebook.com/tricia.auld, facebook.com/randy.valerio.777, facebook.com/chase.abel.54

 

Oct 26, 2018

Randy kicks off the episode recapping his weekend in the Bay Area with his old friends. Chase boasts about the Red Sox win, which leads to a quick sports convo. The boys move on to discuss good “date movie” options. Chase defends his previous fashion choices. The fellas close with the news - there is a New dating app for Trump supporters, a guy lists his “used” girlfriend on eBay, politically motivated domestic terrorism, and AZ cancelled a vaccination program because parents are stupid.

Outro: "Prosciutto" by Gee Dubs

Social Media:

Instagram: @randyvalerio @chaseabel @readysetblowpodcast

Twitter: @randytvalerio @chaseabel1 @readysetblowpodcast

FB: facebook.com/randy.valerio.777, facebook.com/chase.abel.54

Oct 16, 2018

The boys welcome back podcast favorite Tricia Auld. They open the show talking about lying and spying on your significant. Trish talks about her most recent hook up and getting back into the dating scene. The crew dives into a recent dating failure of Trish’s and a very special poem she received afterward. Tricia updates the listeners on her falling out with her former roommate. Randy makes an interesting dating proposition to Tricia. The gang talks about bringing someone home to meet your family and saying “I love you”.  They close out the show discussing personal growth through being in a committed relationship and living alternative lifestyles.

Outro: "Proscuitto" by Gee Dubs

Social Media:

Instagram: @triciaauld @randyvalerio @chaseabel @readysetblowpodcast

Twitter: @triciaauld @randytvalerio @chaseabel1 @readysetblowpodcast

FB: facebook.com/tricia.auld, facebook.com/randy.valerio.777, facebook.com/chase.abel.54

Oct 10, 2018

Randy and Chase catch up with podcast favorite, Grandmaster Mike. The boys open the show talking about the wild going-away party Mike threw for himself at his parents house. Mike updates the fellas on his porn star aspiriations. The guys dig in on Mike’s cross country trip and his luck with women in San Diego and Las Vegas. Now that Mike is back in Boston, the boys ask about his current dating life. Randy and Chase wrap up the show with an interesting idea for a special "dating game" episode of the podcast.

 

Outro: "Prosciutto" by Gee Dubs

Social Media:

Instagram: @randyvalerio @chaseabel @readysetblowpodcast

Twitter: @randytvalerio @chaseabel1 @readysetblowpodcast

FB: facebook.com/randy.valerio.777, facebook.com/chase.abel.54

Oct 2, 2018

It's just the boys back together for Ep. 105. Randy opens the show recounting his weekend in San Antonio. The fellas talk a little NFL football and the controversial tackling rules that have been changing over the years. They move on to talk about the big story of the week, the Brett Kavanaugh Supreme Court hearings and sexual misconduct allegations. The guys stick with the current events - Bert and Ernie are gay, the airline industry fee hikes, LAX cannabis policy, Kanye West changes his name, and Elon Musk gets sued by the SEC.

Outro: "Prosciutto" by Gee Dubs

Social Media:

Instagram: @randyvalerio @chaseabel @readysetblowpodcast

Twitter: @randytvalerio @chaseabel1 @readysetblowpodcast

FB: facebook.com/randy.valerio.777, facebook.com/chase.abel.54

Sep 27, 2018

The guys welcome mental health specialist Anastasia Doulamis to the podcast. The guys dive right in and ask Anastasia if everyone can benefit from talk therapy.  Chase and Anastasia get into an convo about minority communities views towards those seeking therapy. The trio moves on to talk about how social media and consumerism are driving higher anxiety and unhappiness in the country. Randy asks Anastasia about the use of religion and psychedelics in improving mental health. Chase asks Anastasia about his personal difficulties opening up and being vulnerable. The gang closes the show talking about how building trust and real connections with people is what brings happiness.

If you are in need of a mental health professional or just want to talk with a really dope person, go to www.psychologytoday.com and search for Anastasia!

 

Outro: "Prosciutto" by Gee Dubs

Social Media:

Instagram: @adoulamis @randyvalerio @chaseabel @readysetblowpodcast

Twitter: @randytvalerio @chaseabel1 @readysetblowpodcast

FB: facebook.com/randy.valerio.777, facebook.com/chase.abel.54

Sep 25, 2018

The boys are joined by fitness expert Jesse Setaro. They start the show by asking Jesse about his background and how he got his start in personal training. The guys move on to talk about some of the gimmicks and fads in the training world, including the pros and cons of CrossFit. Jesse provides some fundamental nutritional advice and talks about the benefits of intermittent fasting. The fellas close out the show talking about the importance of sleep and the usefulness of supplements.

Jesse is the top personal trainer in Boston. Follow him on Instagram @jessesetaro. And definitely hit him up for a free session and see what he's all about - Jesse Setaro Fitness on 717 Atlantic Ave in the heart of downtown Boston.

Outro: "Prosciutto" by Gee Dubs

Social Media:

Instagram: @jessesetaro @randyvalerio @chaseabel @readysetblowpodcast

Twitter: @randytvalerio @chaseabel1 @readysetblowpodcast

FB: facebook.com/jesse.setaro.5, facebook.com/randy.valerio.777, facebook.com/chase.abel.54

Sep 19, 2018

Randy and Chase welcome comedian Handren Seavey to the podcast. The guys open the show talking about the freedom of thought being a comedian allows for. Handren starts a conversation about the odds jobs they’ve all had. They move on to talk about Handren’s cross country comedy tour he did living out of a converted bus. They fellas close out with the news - more kids are vaping, NFL Hall of Famers boycotting for healthcare and Nike’s Kaepernick gamble is paying off

Be sure to check out Handren's new podcast "Battle Buddies" with Gary Petersen on iTunes and all other podcast platforms. And go to www.handrenseavey.com to see where he's performing next!

Outro: "Proscuitto" by Gee Dubs

Social Media:

Instagram: @handrenseavey @wanderbus_and_us @randyvalerio @chaseabel @readysetblowpodcast

Twitter: @handrenseavey @randytvalerio @chaseabel1 @readysetblowpodcast

FB: facebook.com/jordan.handrenseavey, facebook.com/randy.valerio.777, facebook.com/chase.abel.54

Sep 13, 2018

The guys open the show explaining and apologizing for the loss of the live taping of Ep. 100. They move on to talk about their trip to SoCal, Elon Musk smoking weed with Joe Rogan, Mark Wahlberg and other celebrities showing themselves “grinding” on social media, and Roy Moore suing Sacha Baron Cohen for defamation. After a short Gee Dubs musical interlude, the boys share an interview they did with sports agent Tam Berhe which includes a conversation on the latest Colin Kaepernick/Nike controversy.

Interlude: "Mechanics" by Gee Dubs

Outro: "Proscuitto" by Gee Dubs

Social Media:

Instagram: @tam_berhe @randyvalerio @chaseabel @readysetblowpodcast

Twitter: @tamerhatberhe @randytvalerio @chaseabel1 @readysetblowpodcast

FB: facebook.com/tam.berhe, facebook.com/randy.valerio.777, facebook.com/chase.abel.54

Sep 6, 2018

The boys are in Dash Radio studios to interview DJ, producer, songwriter, recording artist and entrepreneur Clinton Sparks! Clinton opens the show talking about his rise through hip-hop and what he learned from a challenging interview with Nas. The guys talk about growing up in Boston and the ball busting culture in New England. Clinton moves on to talk about the importance of knowing your strengths, having a genuine interest in learning and really getting to know people.  Randy asks Clinton what some of his rituals for success are. 

Clinton has a new single out featuring Marc E. Bassy called "Think About You"....check it out! Be sure to follow Clinton Sparks on all social media platforms below.

Outro: "Proscuitto" by Gee Dubs

Social Media:

Instagram: @clintonsparks @randyvalerio @chaseabel @readysetblowpodcast

Twitter: @clintonsparks @randyvalerio @chaseabel1 @readysetblowpodcast

FB: facebook.com/clintoncsparks, facebook.com/randy.valerio.777, facebook.com/chase.abel.54

Sep 4, 2018

Randy and Chase welcome comedian and actor Shaun Bedgood to the podcast. The boys get into Shaun’s first love - acting. They move on to talk about what the Boston comedy scene was like when Shaun first started. Randy shifts the conversation to the adults-only segment when he asks Shaun about his Hollywood orgy experience. The crew finishes up asking Shaun about his growth as an actor since he’s been in LA and what’s next for him.

Be sure to check Shaun's website www.shaunbedgood.com to see what projects he's working on. If you're in the LA-area, go see him live at the Westside Comedy Theater in Santa Monica on September 29th. 

Outro: "Proscuitto" by Gee Dubs

Social Media:

Instagram: @shaunbg @randyvalerio @chaseabel @readysetblowpodcast

Twitter: @funnymanshaun @randytvalerio @chaseabel1 @readysetblowpodcast

FB: facebook.com/ShaunBedgood, facebook.com/randy.valerio.777, facebook.com/chase.abel.54

Aug 29, 2018

The boys kick off the show talking about their preparation for the upcoming SoCal trip. They move on to talk about the past weekend and Randy’s run in with the law in Alabama. The fellas discuss the passing of John McCain, a real patriot. They close with the news - Bedazzling a cats butthole, CA voting to wipe out old cannabis convictions, and Bernie Sanders proposes a new law to force billionaires to pay for low-wage workers on government assistance.

Outro: "Proscuitto" by Gee Dubs

Social Media:

Instagram: @randyvalerio @chaseabel @readysetblowpodcast

Twitter: @randytvalerio @chaseabel1 @readysetblowpodcast

FB: facebook.com/randy.valerio.777, facebook.com/chase.abel.54

Aug 24, 2018

The boys welcome Minnesota Timberwolves player development coach and founder of the Hoops for Hope, Sam Newman-Beck to the podcast. The gang kicks off the show discussing Sam’s start in the NBA with the Celtics and his experiences with players, like Kevin Garnett. Sam and Chase discuss growing up in the local Boston hoops scene. Randy moves on to ask Sam about his family life and being on the road. Sam talks a little about the business and politics side of pro sports. The boys wrap up the show talking about Sam’s foundation, Hoops and Hope.

Hoops and Hope brings together families across Medford, MA and surrounding areas to honor the memory of Krystle Campbell and Brandon Bolden, while also showing appreciation for the West Medford Community Center. If you would like to donate or get involved, go visit www.hoopsandhope.org. If you’d like to participate in the Hoops and Hope Classic, it’s going down this Sunday August 26th at Dugger Park in Medford, MA.

 

Outro: "Proscuitto" by Gee Dubs

Social Media:

Instagram: @randyvalerio @chaseabel @readysetblowpodcast

Twitter: @randytvalerio @chaseabel1 @readysetblowpodcast

FB: facebook.com/randy.valerio.777, facebook.com/chase.abel.54

Aug 22, 2018

The boys kick off the show talking about divorce and how expensive it can be. Randy moves on to talk about his awesome time in Phoenix riding Phat Scooters during the day and doing shows at night. They move on to talk a little about Chase’s old b-ball days. Somehow they get into a discussion about rolling with a posse and whether friends know how to appreciate favors. The fellas close with the news - RedBull vodkas lead to more fights and a FL mayor brings up a female county commissioners’ anal bleaching

This episode of the podcast is brought to you by our new "official" (unoffical) sponsor of the podcast - Phat Scooters! Go check em out online at www.phatscooters.com

Outro: "Proscuitto" by Gee Dubs

Social Media:

Instagram: @randyvalerio @chaseabel @readysetblowpodcast

Twitter: @randytvalerio @chaseabel1 @readysetblowpodcast

FB: facebook.com/randy.valerio.777, facebook.com/chase.abel.54

Aug 15, 2018

The boys open the podcast with some great news - on Sunday September 9th they will be taping a live episode at Laugh Boston! After a celebratory toast, Randy moves on to talk about his adventures in Dallas and San Fran. Chase gives Randy some shit about “going Hollywood” and his Instagram game. Randy goes on a rant about his difficulty finding wife beater undershirts. The fellas close out the show with some news - Aretha Franklin is gravely ill, Lebron James opens an elementary school, and Jennifer Lopez says men under the age of 33 are useless.

Outro: "Proscuitto" by Gee Dubs

Social Media:

Instagram: @randyvalerio @chaseabel @readysetblowpodcast

Twitter: @randyvalerio @chaseabel1 @readysetblowpodcast

FB: facebook.com/pg/rsbpodcast

facebook.com/randy.valerio.777, facebook.com/chase.abel.54

Aug 8, 2018

The boys welcome Tricia Auld and Meg Andrews to a boozy episode of the podcast. The guys open the show by catching up on Tricia's love life since she was last on the podcast. Exhausted from that line of questioning, Tricia promptly passes out. So the fellas turn their attention to her friend Meg and dig in on her personal life. They discuss dating in the social media age, infidelity in relationships, sexual chemistry and being single too long.

Outro: "Proscuitto" by Gee Dubs

Social Media:

Instagram: @randyvalerio @chaseabel @readysetblowpodcast

Twitter: @randyvalerio @chaseabel1 @readysetblowpodcast

FB: facebook.com/randy.valerio.777, facebook.com/chase.abel.54

Jul 31, 2018

Chase and Randy open the show talking about Randy’s recent Northeast comedy adventure. Randy moves on talk about his experience getting his first helicopter flight lesson. The boys shift gears and discuss Hannah Gadsby’s so-called comedy special “Nannette”. They wrap up the podcast with the news - Georgia cops flip a coin to decide on an arrest, a Colorado man gets his death benefits cut because he had cannabis in his system, and a mentally unstable man was found in a JFK airport secure area soaking wet

Outro: "Proscuitto" by Gee Dubs

Social Media:

Instagram: @randyvalerio @chaseabel @readysetblowpodcast

Twitter: @randyvalerio @chaseabel1 @readysetblowpodcast

FB: facebook.com/randy.valerio.777facebook.com/chase.abel.54 

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