Episodes
Thanks for checking out The Brighter Side, a cynics look at optimism. We try to find the positive light in this horror show we call Earth, so spark one up, download Spotify and join in on the positivity Listen to The Brighter Side free, only on Spotify Too Cool, Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
Published 02/14/20
Don't worry you beautiful babies, we're over on Spotify! So spark one up, download the app and join us for some positivity Search for The Brighter Side on Spotify to listen free Too Cool, Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
Published 02/14/20
Published 02/14/20
Amber, Ed, Eddie, and Brighter Side Alum Seena Ghaznavi talk about the Iowa Caucus, Iran, and being in jury duty on a Murder Trial! Be better to yourself and you will be better to the whole world! We love you beautiful babies! Want your own FREE The Brighter Side sticker? DM us on Twitter, Instagram, or send us a self addressed stamped envelope and we will send one out to you! [WHILE SUPPLIES LAST] Brighter Side C/O LPN PoBox 470 North Hollywood, CA 91603 Listen to The Brighter Side free...
Published 02/07/20
Amber, Ed, and Eddie are joined by Matt McCarthy to talk about the semi-aquatic egg-laying mammal, the platypus. Warning: This episode contains an excerpt from Philomena Mackinnon's "Taken by a Horny Platypus" and graphic descriptions of platypus anatomy. Be nice to each other out there! Taking us out today is The Cowmen "Danger". Follow The Brighter Side on Spotify to get new episodes as soon as they come out.
Published 01/31/20
It’s the first Hoopagoonudo of the 2020 year! Amber, Ed, and Fernando are joined by Maggie Maye and Sam Ike for laughs and silver linings. Be good to yourselves ya beautiful babies! Playing us out today is Fine Young Cannibals - She Drives Me Crazy The Brighter Side PoBox 470 NoHo, CA 91603 Listen to The Brighter Side free on Spotify!
Published 01/24/20
Amber, Ed, and Eddie talk with Australian comedian Kelly Fastuca who is in Melbourne living the flames in real life. Take care of yourselves, your lungs, and all of the beautiful firefighters! The Brighter Side loves you baby! Playing is us today is King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard - Fishing For Fishies
Published 01/18/20
Give them a treat and cuddle them while you have them. Amber, Ed and Eddie are joined by Ben Kissel to reminisce further on the love and the loss of our pets. Say goodbye to all the furry four legged friends in our past along with us! The Brighter Side c/o LPN PoBox 470 North Hollywood, CA 91603 [email protected] Pontiac Tonight! Milwaukee Tomorrow! Come see Page 7 with Wizard and the Bruiser on this weekend! Get your tickets here https://www.lastpodcastnetwork.com/p7live
Published 01/10/20
Pets: we care for them and love them more than we love other people. Nothing lasts forever though. Sometimes, fate takes our pets from us and sometimes they live long enough for us to have to put them down. Amber, Ed and Eddie are joined by Mike Feeney to talk about losing a pet. The Brighter Side c/o LPN PoBox 470 North Hollywood, CA 91603 [email protected] Go to http://honeybook.com/brighter for 50% off your first year. Music from https://filmmusic.io "Fretless" by Kevin MacLeod...
Published 01/03/20
Amber, Ed and Eddie sit down to exchange gifts and talk about all different feelings that the holiday season brings them. We love you baby! PoBox 470 North Hollywood, CA 91603 [email protected] Go to http://stamps.com, click on the microphone at the top of the homepage, and type in BRIGHTERSIDE to claim your special offer today! Go to http://honeybook.com/brighter for 50% off your first year. Music from https://filmmusic.io "Holiday Weasel" and "Hillbilly Swing" by Kevin MacLeod...
Published 12/21/19
Amber, Ed and Eddie are joined by Louis Katz and Nicole Becannon for a Hoopagugununu of a time! Sly and Family Stone "You Can Make If You Try" For 20% off your first purchase, visit http://nativedeodorant.com and use promo code BRIGHTERSIDE during checkout! Just go to http://getquip.com/brighterside to save on gift sets and to get your first refill FREE with a refill plan. PoBox 470 North Hollywood, CA 91603 [email protected] "Whiskey on the Mississippi" by Kevin MacLeod...
Published 12/13/19
Amber, Ed, and Eddie bring on Trae Crowder and Drew Morgan from WellRED Comedy to talk about the South! We love you baby! The Drive-By Truckers "The Righteous Path" Brighter Side PoBox 470 North HollyWood CA 91603 [email protected] Go to http://stamps.com, click on the microphone at the top of the homepage, and type in BRIGHTERSIDE to claim your special offer today! Get Honey for FREE at http://joinhoney.com/brighterside! "The Builder" and "Look Busy" by Kevin MacLeod...
Published 12/06/19
Amber, Ed, and Eddie talk about what makes Thanksgiving so special: the food, the fighting, the friends and family. The Brighter Side and The Last Podcast Network are thankful for everyone who listens, who downloads, who reviews our shows, who attends our live events, and every fan that makes all of this possible. Happy Thanksgiving you beautiful humans! Playing us out is "Helpless" by Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young Brighter Side POBox 470 North Hollywood CA 91603 Want to see Jackie,...
Published 11/27/19
Underground Entertainment is unbelievable, but it takes a little extra effort to find. So Amber, Ed, & Eddie talk to you about where we find our weird stuff whether it’s movies, music, books, sports, or comedy. We got ya covered. Support local artist, comedians, and get involved in your community. Go see your friends in local theater. Be good to yourself! Los Saicos - Demolicion 1964 Stumblebums Fletcher C Johnson - Wasted Boys Moonhooch Twin Peaks - Dance Through It Twin Peaks -...
Published 11/23/19
Amber and Ed talk animals! We got tigers and horses baby, who doesn’t love em’! Joining us is Martin Morrow who loves tigers and Sarah Keller who trains horses like a badass. Playing out our theme this week is "Horse" by The Cowmen Get Honey for FREE at http://joinhoney.com/brighterside Go to http://honeybook.com/brighter for 50% off your first year. "Life of Riley" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com) License: CC BY (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)
Published 11/15/19
Amber, Ed, and Eddie are joined by Marisa Bramwell and Jesse Popp for a few rounds of Hoopoogoogoo. Taking us out this week is "Keep it Warm" by Flo and Eddie. Go to http://stamps.com, click on the microphone at the top of the homepage, and type in BRIGHTERSIDE to claim your special offer today! Download Best Fiends for FREE on the Apple App Store or Google Play Store "Whiskey on the Mississippi" and "B-Roll" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com) License: CC BY...
Published 11/09/19
We all get some regret, sometimes you doubt yourself a little, and sometimes youre just stuck dealing with pricks! Joining Amber, Ed, and Eddie this week is English comedian Tiffany Stevenson. Listen as they tackle through regretting one's past, conquering self doubt, and the motivation to get away from the jerks one may encounter out in the world. Quip starts at just $25 and if you go to http://getquip.com/BRIGHTERSIDE right now, you can get your first refill pack for FREE. Download Best...
Published 11/01/19
Amber and Ed are rejoined by Lakota Sioux comedian Jana Schmieding to talk more from the Indigenous peoples perspective. In PT 2 we discuss the different tools of colonization that tribes endure: food deserts, no sovereignty for the reservations, and lack of native representation in media. Persevering through the systematic oppression there is still a brighter side, the indigenous people thrive; tribal languages are reincarnated and they rebuild their traditions. Taking us out this week is...
Published 10/25/19
Amber and Holden went live on Holden's Twitch last week to talk to some fans directly about their problems and offer a Brighter Side to all of them. Give a listen! For 20% off your first purchase, visit http://nativedeodorant.com and use promo code BRIGHTERSIDE during checkout! Go to http://framebridge.com and use promo code BRIGHTERSIDE to save an additional 15% off your first order. "Glitter Blast" and "In Your Arms" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com) License: CC BY...
Published 10/18/19
Many years ago Ed, Henry, & Jackie sat down and talked fat on Brighter Side. Well now that Henry and Jackie got all healthy and Amber was out of town it only seemed right to revisit the subject. Taking us out today is The Fat Boys Are Back by The Fat Boys. Be good to yourselves. Just go to http://stamps.com, click on the microphone at the top of the homepage and type in BRIGHTERSIDE to claim your special offer! Quip starts at just $25 and if you go to...
Published 10/11/19
It's Hoopagoogoonunu time again! Ed & Amber are joined by Grant Gordon, Kat Toledo, and Fernando Perez-Leon. Be good to yourself and be good to each other, beautiful babies! Go to http://HoneyBook.com/brighter for 50% off your first year. Visit http://ARCsmile.com and use promo code BRIGHTERSIDE at checkout for $15 off your purchase of a Blue Light kit. "Disco con tutti" and "Daily Bettle" by Kevin MacLeod (https://incompetech.com) License: CC BY...
Published 10/04/19
The global climate debate is only getting mas caliente! Ed, Amber and Eddie talk about the fire on Greta Thunberg, the darker sides of the argument, and how we can come together to make a difference. Be good to yourselves and be good to the planet. Playing us out this week is PJ Morton feat. Jazmine Sullivan "Built For Love". Download Best Fiends for FREE on the Apple App Store or Google Play. Get Honey for FREE at http://joinhoney.com/brighterside. "Hustle" and "Merry Go" by Kevin MacLeod...
Published 09/27/19
This week Ed, Amber, and Eddie are joined by Savannah Boan from Gatorland Orlando to talk about their love of crocodilians. Taking us out is Creedence Clearwater Revival "Born on the Bayou" For 20% off your first purchase, visit http://nativedeodorant.com and use promo code BRIGHTERSIDE during checkout! Quip starts at just $25 and if you go to http://getquip.com/BRIGHTERSIDE right now, you can get your first refill pack for FREE. "Hand Trolley" and "Salty Ditty" by Kevin MacLeod...
Published 09/20/19
Sometimes you encounter a Johnny Raincloud or sometimes you are the Debbie Downer. Ed, Amber, and Eddie talk about ways of finding the Brighter Side when the melancholy strikes. "Simple Man" by Lynard Skynard plays us out today. Go to http://stamps.com, click on the microphone at the top of the homepage, and type in BRIGHTERSIDE to claim your special offer! Go to http://HoneyBook.com/brighter for 50% off your first year. "Breaktime" and "Onion Capers" by Kevin MacLeod...
Published 09/13/19
In showbiz it is a right of passage, so naturally the Brighter Side gang has had some experience Eddie Ewing at Starbucks, Amber all over Louisiana, And Ed well half his damn life has been in a kitchen. As much as we’re happy to not do it, we’re even happier to say we did. Get weeded while we talk about getting in the weeds. Cheeseburger In Paradise by the man Jimmy Buffet takes us out. Be good to yourselves y’all! Go to http://framebridge.com and use promo code BRIGHTERSIDE to save an...
Published 09/06/19