Former Shows & Episodes

The RyeBread Show

The RyeBread Radio Show – Comedian Eddie Sarfaty

Comedian Eddie Sarfaty joins us in the RyeBread Radio Studio! Eddie Sarfaty has appeared on Comedy Central’s Premium Blend, The Today Show, and Logo’s stand-up show, Wisecrack. In 2008, Eddie’s short story “Second-Guessing Grandma”, was made into a film which has been featured at festivals across the USA as well as in Europe and South America. Eddie’s first book, a collection of comic essays entitled Mental: Funny in the Head was released by Kensington Press in 2009 to excellent reviews. He provides us with comedic commentary on such issues as this week’s news headlines, his comedy career, and relationships. Pick up his book, visit his website, and Keep Laughing!

The RyeBread Radio Show – ‘Singing In The Abbey’ band Perform Live in-studio

Annie Higgins (piano/lead vocals), Donna Miller (cello), and Katie Cooper (violin/vocals) of Singing In The Abbey join us in the RyeBread Radio studio for another one of our Jam Sessions! We chat about how the girls got together, their inspiration for their musical genius, and have them perform a few NEW SONGS off their yet-to-be-released EP. Of course, you can purchase Singing In The Abbey’s current album, “Wake Up, Sardis!” by going to their website. Definitely WORTH the buy! And check ‘em out on Facebook! Drummer of Singing In The Abbey, Jason Toth, gets an honorable mention for stopping by towards the end of the session. This is one band that fully utilizes the RyeBread Radio studio space and brings some much-need class to our broadcast! Also, the RyeBread Radio Show gets a write-up in TimeOut Chicago Magazine! Looks like we made it…well, sort of. Just go out and get a copy, already!

The RyeBread Radio Show – RyeBread Radio – Eric Oren and the Serendipitous Meetings of the Rye Guys

On this episode of RyeBread Radio, host Akeem introduces local comedian Eric Oren and talks about his burgeoning career in stand-up. Originally from Oregon, Eric has three years of comedy under his belt. Along with co-host Jeremy Solomon, Eric will be performing at Chicago’s acclaimed Zanies comedy club this month! Though the RyeBread Radio Show has been around for over a year and a half, consider this episode expository, explaining the wry format RyeBread is known for and the many guests that have and will soon grace the RBR studios. You won’t find this episode on RyeBread Radio – Exclusively here on Web TalkRadio!