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Breaking Up with Joe

Joe recently went through a breakup. To help him make sense of the world again, he's recruiting guests to listen to him talk about himself for an hour a week. Join us as we trace the progress of a breakup, examining the feelings and frustrations many of us try to hide and wish away.
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Come break up with us. New episodes every Tuesday at noon.

Dec 5, 2017

We're back and we're going strowng, talking dating and beyownd. Max Barth is back for the first episode of season 2. And please welcome our new producer, Philadelphia composer and recording engineer Nick DiBerardino.

Australian listeners, we invite you to write in to breakingupwithjoe@gmail.com about your country's recent legalization of same-sex marriage.

Produced by Nick DiBerardino

Artwork by Nikki Black

Apr 13, 2017

It's the end of Breaking Up, for now. Enjoy our official finale as Joe and Brian break down how the show has come full circle, and check back in two weeks for our actual final interview.

Produced by Brian Durkin

Artwork by Nikki Black

 

Featured Music:

Hail Mary by Joe Messina & Ryan Laney

 

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Apr 4, 2017

Gabe Henninger is back to talk about his new official role as the show's villain and to make suggestions for Breaking Up with Joe fan fiction.

Produced by Brian Durkin

Artwork by Nikki Black

 

Featured Music:

Hail Mary by Joe Messina & Ryan Laney

Circles by B.O.B.

 

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Mar 28, 2017

Alice, the girlfriend, makes her first appearance on the show. Friend of the show Max Barth joins us as we talk about UFOs, college, and how Alice and Joe met when Alice asked for free tickets to his show. They are intolerable.

Produced by Brian Durkin

Artwork by Nikki Black

 

Featured Music:

Hail Mary by Joe Messina & Ryan Laney

I Hope You're Unhappy by Farside

 

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Mar 21, 2017

Joe goes solo today for updates and listener emails. We're back next week with cool guests and real shows.

Pointless tattoo

Artwork by Nikki Black

 

Featured Music:

Hail Mary by Joe Messina & Ryan Laney

More Love by Victor Wooten

 

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Mar 15, 2017

Sorry for the delay, everyone. Garageband 10 is the worst.

Philly-based comedian, poet, and all-around artistic type Geoff Jackson joins us on this episode to talk about his marriage, divorce, current relationship, and his journey from sunny Flagstaff, Arizona to sunny Philadelphia.

Produced by Brian Durkin

Artwork by Nikki Black

 

Featured Music:

Hail Mary by Joe Messina and Ryan Laney

Walkaway Woman by Joe Messina

Jaked on Green Beers by Alkaline Trio

 

Ticket link for Herron Entertainment Presents Joe Messina @ Eastville Comedy Club 3/27/17: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/monday-nights-at-eastville-comedy-club-tickets-31345419995

Code: MESSINA

 

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Feb 28, 2017

Lou Misiano came by to talk to Joe about how they've both wanted to work together for the past four years, just in time for Lou to move to LA. Lou talked about dating disasters and what is truly important, in this moment and down the road.

Guest produced by Kevin Gallagher

Artwork by Nikki Black

 

Featured Music:

Hail Mary by Joe Messina and Ryan Laney

Don't Think Twice (It's Alright) by Bob Dylan

 

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Feb 21, 2017

Maximus Barthington returns for our 6th check-in epi to talk C-SPAN, reptilian overlords, Marc Maron, and anger. The boys are gonna be alright.

Produced by Brian Durkin

Artwork by Nikki Black

 

Featured Music:

Hail Mary by Joe Messina and Ryan Laney

Walk Hard by Dewey Cox

 

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Feb 14, 2017

In our second of two Boston-based shows, Luke Touma (McGreevy's, Helium Comedy Club) talks to Joe about moving in with his girlfriend and whether it's time to cut off the heads of the elites (Breaking Up with Joe and its affiliates do not advocate violence in any form).

Artwork by Nikki Black

 

Featured Music:

Hail Mary by Joe Messina

Famous by Kanye West

 

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Feb 7, 2017

Drew Husband (UPROXX) serves as this week's guest and Resident Brian while Joe is on the road in Boston. Drew talks about getting married and divorced young, and about currently dating Joe's sister.

Artwork by Nikki Black

 

Featured Music:

Hail Mary by Joe Messina & Ryan Laney

Fast Car by Tracy Chapman

 

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Jan 31, 2017

Matt Tsang (Helium Comedy Club) caps off what we're calling a three part series featuring comics who date comics.

Produced by Brian Durkin

Artwork by Nikki Black

 

Featured Music:

Hail Mary by Joe Messina & Ryan Laney

Do You by Spoon

 

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Jan 24, 2017

Friend of the show Eddie Finn (Tinder Show, stand up) came by to talk about not having much to talk about when you're in a happy relationship.

Produced by Brian Durkin

Artwork by Nikki Black

 

Featured Music:

Hail Mary by Joe Messina & Ryan Laney

Demons by The National

 

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Jan 17, 2017

Joe Manno ("Oh Word" podcast) stops by to podcast it up. We talk crazy, drawn-out non-breakups of non-relationships and moving in with your SO.

Artwork by Nikki Black

 

Featured Music:

Hail Mary by Joe Messina & Ryan Laney

Passing Afternoon by Iron & Wine

 

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Jan 10, 2017

Kaytlin Bailey (Pink Collar Comedy Tour) stopped by during her visit to Philly to talk breakups, new relationships, and to tell us about her awesome comedy tour CAKE which will be savaging the east coast this spring. Get your ticket now at Kickstarter.

Produced by Brian Durkin

Artwork by Nikki Black

 

Featured Music: 

Hail Mary by Joe Messina

Best You Ever Had by Kellie Pickler

Mama's Broken Heart by Miranda Lambert

 

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Jan 3, 2017

John Deary (Make Up or Break Up, Stand Up) joins us for the first podcast of the new year. We talk new relationships and the minefield of talking about sig oths (my cool way of saying significant others) in comedy.

Produced by Brian Durkin

Artwork by Nikki Black

 

Featured Music:

Hail Mary by Joe Messina

Your Ex Lover is Dead by The Stars

 

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