Guest Bio: Dean Delray is a stand-up comedian. He has his own podcast called Let There Be Talk available on iTunes and Stitcher.
Topics Discussed: Enjoying comedy and music when he was young; doing stand-up for the first time; watching Andrew Dice Clay; comedians and cocaine in the ’80s; all-nighters; starting stand-up comedy; older comedians; quitting drinking; vocal cord issues; Hollywood during the Guns ‘n’ Roses era; Welcome to the Jungle video; tattoos now and then; quitting eating candy; being healthy; Comedy Underground in Toronto; dabbing; weed now and then; weed contests; black hash; transitioning from music into comedy; selling motorcycles; driving and texting; car accidents; sleeping driver in Los Angeles; drinking and driving; steering wheel detects drunk drivers; legal limit for alcohol; Hilary Clinton; political corruption; presidential debates; Willie Nelson and Chip Carter smoked weed at the White House; good presidents; gas wars; American cars; old cars; muscle cars; Corvettes; Jay Leno’s cars and motorcycles; greatest car engine sound; automatic and manual cars; San Francisco real estate; San Francisco fires; 1989 earthquake; Bay Bridge collapse; Joe living in San Francisco; earthquakes; Love and Mercy movie; Beach Boys “Pet Sounds” album; God Only Knows by The Beach Boys; rolling joints on records; seeds in weed; weed legalization; motorcycles; HUD motorcycle helmets; motorcycle crashes; cutting lanes; seat belts; Dean riding his bike in rain and snow; people flicking cigarette butts at him; bugs; helmet laws; Arizona; gun laws in Arizona; guns; Desert Eagle recoil video; Dirty Harry movie; San Francisco and gays; starting comedy older; lack of girls; doing Tom Green’s show; Tom Green’s first show; Tom Green’s new set; talk shows and desks; Joan Rivers vs. Johnny Carson; late night viral videos; the old Tonight Show; strength of podcasts; keeping podcasts free; Metallica tape trading; binge watching TV shows; traditional TV vs. the internet; Periscope; Twitch; fans; Dean’s podcast; doing it yourself; managers and agents; tattoos; Periscope sponsors; I’m Dying Up Here book; The Comedy Store; Joe Walsh story; The Eagles; today is the best time for comedy; Joey Diaz; comedy in the ’90s; The Comedy Store; Periscope; Dom Irrera; quitting smoking; caffeine; cocaine; Lemmy from Motorhead; sugar daddies; Joe’s real estate house story; High Concept book by Charles Fleming; degrading women; Joey’s apartment; Hollywood Hills views; roommates; owing money; flicking cigarette butts; counting cigarette butts thrown from Prius cars; motorcycle BMW video; road rage; anger.
My Thoughts: Dean seems like a cool guy and has some great stories about the ’80s music scene in Los Angeles.
Podcast Video: Below is a video of The Joe Rogan Experience podcast episode #659 available for streaming via YouTube.
Podcast Audio: Audio for this episode of The Joe Rogan Experience podcast is available through iTunes, Stitcher, or you can download the MP3 directly to add it to the audio player of your choice.