Podcast: Jackie ‘The Joke Man’ Martling previews new book

Legendary joke machine Jackie Martling recently called in to talk about ‘The Joke Man: Bow To Stern’, his new book that details his years in stand-up, music, radio and television. In the second half of the show, New Jersey’s Grip Weeds preview their new concert DVD.

Aside from his years on the Howard Stern show, Jackie talks about his upcoming TV projects, a new documentary about his career, tales from the road, what happened to Jackie’s Joke Hunt and the seldom-discussed connection between corn and television.

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Jackie book cover

Music played during the show:

Third Of Never – Automat

Jackie’s Music Hunt – The Bad, Bad Timin’ In The Monologue of Life Blues

CJ Grogan – Bacharach

Best Defense – Atom Driver

Jackie’s Music Hunt – Let The Rain Fall Down

Jackie’s Music Hunt – La Te Da


Jackie’s upcoming appearances:

June 10 – Laugh It Up Comedy Club (845-264-7974/laughitup.net)

June 17 – Brokerage Pub (516-785-8655/brokerage.govs.com)

Aug. 19 – Kennett Flash (102 Sycamore Alley, Kennett Square, Pa – click here for tickets)

Full Jackie Martling appearance schedule


Jackie Martling on the web:





Preview/purchase the new Grip Weeds live DVD