Get This

Kevin Kautzman

A show about things people love. GET THIS is a funky interview show hosted by playwright Kevin Kautzman. On every episode, a guest shares a thing they love to launch the discussion.

All Episodes

  Author Brianna da Silva joins the show for a second round to discuss her epic fantasy novel CITY OF RECKONING, available September 2021. More at nerasia.com. https://youtu.be/Q9IK-RaRGLU?rel=0 Get This is on Instagram at @getthispodcast and Facebook. Get back to us on Twitter with host @kevinkautzman. Links of Wonder nerasia.combriannadasilva.blog kevinkautzman.com Pineal Colada on Twitter [...]

Aug 28

58 min 7 sec

    Harley the Cryptid Bartender joins Kevin to talk about drinks, conspiracy theories, childhood UFO sightings, the MK Ultra cocktail and more. https://youtu.be/_pH3XpSF18M?rel=0 Get This is on Instagram at @getthispodcast and Facebook. Get back to us on Twitter with host @kevinkautzman. Links of Wonder Twitter: @cryptidbartendrIG: @cryptidbartenderTikTok: @thecryptidbartenderFacebook: The Cryptid Bartender bradkellyesque.com kevinkautzman.com Pineal [...]

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Dec 2020

56 min 44 sec

Writer and friend of the show Brad Kelly joins Kevin on a fantastical trip to the "Indigo Era" in this very special lockdown Thanksgiving episode. The boys talk about Davos, the so-called Fourth Industrial Revolution, the war on the American working class and more. https://youtu.be/HM0Kj8JFW8g?rel=0 Get This is on Instagram at @getthispodcast and Facebook. Get [...]

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Nov 2020

1 hr 2 min

      Writer and friend of the show Brad Kelly joins Kevin to talk about Kevin's new play MODERATION (moderationplay.com), escape plans, horror in architecture, homelessness in America, Don DeLillo and more. https://youtu.be/oaZAEiHzO0Y?rel=0 Get This is on Instagram at @getthispodcast and Facebook. Get back to us on Twitter with host @kevinkautzman. Links of Wonder [...]

Oct 2020

1 hr 9 min

Award-winning journalist John Rosengren joins the show to talk Hemingway's final days at Mayo Clinic, lost photographs of the great writer, and more. https://youtu.be/fjC5-AJyDMc?rel=0 Support independent media and drop us a note. Get This is on Instagram at @getthispodcast and Facebook. Get back to us on Twitter with host @kevinkautzman. Links of Wonder johnrosengren.net kevinkautzman.com Pineal [...]

Oct 2020

56 min 24 sec

Joe Ferrara cycled across the United States and then some and now coaches busy people about nutrition at trifortravel.com. He joins the show to talk vegetables for breakfast, the curiosity and kindness of Americans, and more. https://youtu.be/qOcbxEt4HtA?rel=0 Support independent media and drop us a note. Get This is on Instagram at @getthispodcast and Facebook. Get back [...]

Sep 2020

54 min 12 sec

Polymath Dan Barrett joins the show to talk mental models, his Better Questions email series and nolessthan.com, Covid-19 risk calculation, Have a Nice Life, Giles Corey, the new Black Wing album and exactly what he thinks of New England. https://youtu.be/0Qq-3F-RcqM?rel=0 Support the show and drop us a note. Get This is on Instagram at @getthispodcast and [...]

Sep 2020

1 hr 1 min

Author Brianna da Silva talks world building, creating new languages, and a forthcoming speculative fiction novel. https://youtu.be/i8hM26sb2VA?rel=0 Support the show and get a psychedelic portrait by Pineal Colada, and drop us a note. Get This is on Instagram at @getthispodcast and Facebook. Get back to us on Twitter with host @kevinkautzman. Links of Wonder briannadasilva.blog [...]

Aug 2020

51 min 7 sec

Writer Ryan Thomas Riddle joins the show to talk prestige television, AvaazMedia.com, Star Trek fandom and more. https://youtu.be/fnIyVzz09CI?rel=0 Support the show and get a psychedelic portrait by Pineal Colada, and drop us a note. Get This is on Instagram at @getthispodcast and Facebook. Get back to us on Twitter with host @kevinkautzman. Links of Wonder [...]

Aug 2020

56 min 25 sec

Gamer and clothing designer Taylor Summers joins the show to talk the Last of Us, retro gaming, nostalgia, post apocalyptic spookiness and more. Support the show and get a psychedelic portrait by Pineal Colada, and drop us a note. Get This is on Instagram at @getthispodcast and Facebook. Get back to us on Twitter with [...]

Jun 2020

1 hr 1 min

Comedian Larry Smith joins the show to talk the Dresden Files series, Corona stand-up, steer wrestling, and more. Support the show and get a psychedelic portrait by Pineal Colada, and drop us a note. Get This is on Instagram at @getthispodcast and Facebook. Get back to us on Twitter with host @kevinkautzman. Links of Wonder [...]

May 2020

1 hr 4 min

Fashion designer Kevin Shahroozi joins the show to talk youthful rebellion in New Jersey, hustler mentality, paternal advice, maternal Mandarin and how to maybe land your first fashion show. Support the show and get a psychedelic portrait by Pineal Colada, and drop us a note. Get This is on Instagram at @getthispodcast and Facebook. Get [...]

May 2020

48 min 46 sec

Actor and voiceover talent John Last joins the podcast to talk quarantine, live performance, pub theatre in London and more. Support the show and get a psychedelic portrait by Pineal Colada, and drop us a note. Get This is on Instagram at @getthispodcast and Facebook. Get back to us on Twitter with host @kevinkautzman. Links [...]

May 2020

1 hr 4 min

The Quaranteam gathers to talk Corona in NYC and Detroit, Brad Kelly's pending antibody test, Wim Hof and more. Support the show and get a psychedelic portrait by Pineal Colada, and drop us a note. Get This is on Instagram at @getthispodcast and Facebook. Get back to us on Twitter with host @kevinkautzman. Links of [...]

Apr 2020

1 hr 2 min

Actor Michael Bakkensen and writer Brad Kelly join the show to talk Shakespeare by way of Harold Bloom, Michael's experience studying under the great scholar at Yale, the invention of the human and more. Have a listen. Support the show and get your own psychedelic portrait by Pineal Colada, and drop us a note. Get [...]

Apr 2020

1 hr

Shawn Phillips returns to the show to talk Duluth band Reflectivore, musical inspiration, introverted camper life in New Mexico under the reign of Corona and more. Support the show and get your own psychedelic portrait by Pineal Colada, and drop us a note. Get This is on Instagram at @getthispodcast and Facebook. Get back to [...]

Apr 2020

53 min 22 sec

Mystic artist, painter and playwright Tom Block joins the show for round two to talk Corona, activating the mystic perspective in contemporary life, Sufi Stories and more. Support the show and get your own psychedelic portrait by Pineal Colada, and drop us a note. Get This is on Instagram at @getthispodcast and Facebook. Get back [...]

Apr 2020

1 hr 4 min

Float tank entrepreneur Tom Bazis of floatsnj.com joins the show to talk consciousness expansion, the power of the float, the Corona turn and more. Support the show and get your own psychedelic portrait by Pineal Colada, and drop us a note. Get This is on Instagram at @getthispodcast and Facebook with a whole group and [...]

Mar 2020

1 hr 2 min

Author and friend to the show Brad Kelly joins Get This to talk Philip K Dick's apocalyptic Gnostic visions, R Crumb's treatment of the same, glitches in the simulation, Coronavirus and more. Support the show and get your own psychedelic portrait by Pineal Colada, and drop us a note. Get This is on Instagram at [...]

Mar 2020

1 hr 1 min

Actor Michael Bakkensen joins the show to talk THE KING'S SPEECH in DC, Coronavirus, and more with Jose, Sabra and Kevin. Support the show and get your own psychedelic portrait by Pineal Colada, and drop us a note. Get This is on Instagram at @getthispodcast and Facebook with a whole group and such. Get back [...]

Mar 2020

1 hr 1 min

Artist Kate Parnell joins the show to talk artistic rhythm, drawing Garfield from Memory every day, life in DC and more. Support the show and get your own psychedelic portrait by Pineal Colada, and drop us a note. Get This is on Instagram at @getthispodcast and on Facebook with a whole group and such. Get [...]

Mar 2020

47 min 14 sec

Actor Federica Rangel joins the show to talk with Jose and Kevin about her first feature film, the acting craft, Austin living, how she found her way from engineering to the arts and more.  Support the show and get your own psychedelic portrait by Pineal Colada, and drop us a note. Get This is on [...]

Mar 2020

55 min 40 sec

Performance coach Jeffrey Daza joins the show to talk motivation, busting bad habits, how he lost forty pounds in a year, Eckhart Tolle and more. Support the show and get your own psychedelic portrait by Pineal Colada, and drop us a note. Get This is on Instagram at @getthispodcast and on Facebook with a whole [...]

Mar 2020

53 min 11 sec

Sabra, Jose and Kevin discuss the impending soft quarantine in Manhattan, the psychological effects of a pandemic in the age of Twitter, idiotic workplace cultures and more.  Support the show and get your own psychedelic portrait by Pineal Colada, and drop us a note. Get This is on Instagram at @getthispodcast and on Facebook with [...]

Mar 2020

54 min 48 sec

Louise Rogers and Mark Kross join the show to talk about the annual Washington Heights Jazz Festival, their weekly uptown jam session and more. Support the show and get your own psychedelic portrait by Pineal Colada, and drop us a note. Get This is on Instagram at @getthispodcast and on Facebook with a whole group [...]

Mar 2020

58 min 11 sec

Vibraphone virtuoso Jake Chapman returns to the podcast to discuss his family's recent Chinese tour, diverse vibraphones, the upcoming Washington Heights Jazz Festival and more. Support the show and get your own psychedelic portrait by Pineal Colada, and drop us a note. Get This is on Instagram at @getthispodcast and on Facebook with a whole [...]

Feb 2020

58 min 46 sec

Guitarist and Iowa's ambassador to Washington Heights Peter Russell joins the podcast to talk music, Paris, Link Ray and more. Outro music from the Howlin' Thurstons. Support the show and get your own psychedelic portrait by Pineal Colada, and drop us a note. Get This is on Instagram at @getthispodcast and on Facebook with a [...]

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Feb 2020

1 hr 3 min

Theatre-maker Giselle Muise joins the show to talk storytelling and human connection, life in Florida, transplanting to New York City and more. Support the show and get your own psychedelic portrait by Pineal Colada, and drop us a note. Get This is on Instagram at @getthispodcast and on Facebook with a whole group and such. [...]

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Jan 2020

1 hr 4 min

Comedian Jason Paul joins the show to talk stand-up, life in West LA, grocery store open mic and more. Support the show and get your own psychedelic portrait by Pineal Colada, and drop us a note. Get This is on Instagram at @getthispodcast and on Facebook with a whole group and such. Get back to [...]

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Dec 2019

59 min 10 sec

Influencer, entrepreneur, makeup artist, and wig queen Chelsey Smith joins Kevin to talk about the big three oh, a growing livestream empire, Facebook stars or whatever and the time she tried on 100 wigs in ninety minutes. Support the show and get your own psychedelic portrait by Pineal Colada, and drop us a note. Get [...]

Dec 2019

56 min 28 sec

Producer, director and sometimes actor Frazer Brown joins the show to discuss comic culture and collecting, the world of Troma, SHAKESPEARE SHITSTORM and more. Support the show and get your own psychedelic portrait by Pineal Colada, and drop us a note. Get This is on Instagram at @getthispodcast and on Facebook with a whole group [...]

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Nov 2019

52 min 35 sec

Musician and RV-genius Shawn Phillips joins the show to talk silly corporate neologisms, Truth or Consequences New Mexico (part two), life in America in a camper and more. Check it out. Support the show and get your own psychedelic portrait by Pineal Colada, and drop us a note. Get This is on Instagram at @getthispodcast [...]

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Oct 2019

53 min 14 sec

Playwright, theatre-maker and podcaster extraordinaire Chad Eschman joins the show to talk about the theatre scene in LA, Trap Street, and more. Enjoy. Support the show and get your own psychedelic portrait by Pineal Colada, and drop us a note. Get This is on Instagram at @getthispodcast and on Facebook with a whole group and [...]

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Oct 2019

56 min 44 sec

Novelist, Michener Center for Writers alumnus and erstwhile podcast co-host Brad Kelly joins Kevin to discuss the first season of True Detective, Blood Meridian (of course), his latest writing project and more. Support the show and get your own psychedelic portrait by Pineal Colada, and drop us a note. Get This is on Instagram at [...]

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Oct 2019

46 min

DUCK playwright and visual artist Tom Block joins the podcast to discuss mysticism, the creative process, jumping media, a CIA statistician with a conscience, and more. Enjoy. Support the show and get your own psychedelic portrait by Pineal Colada, and drop us a note. Get This is on Instagram at @getthispodcast and on Facebook with [...]

Oct 2019

59 min 21 sec

EVIL and THE GOOD FIGHT producer and playwright Aurin Squire joins Kevin to discuss a career in the arts, the Diamond Cutter Sutra, and the practical importance of rejoicing in work accomplished. Support the show and get your own psychedelic portrait by Pineal Colada, and drop us a note. Get This is on Instagram at [...]

Oct 2019

1 hr 2 min

Librarian J.D. Arden joins Kevin to discuss his work with the Center for Jewish History in Manhattan, transitioning from professional dance to library science, his family's history, a patron's accidental discovery of Bronx ancestry and the elusive waxwing. J.D. can be reached for freelance genealogy work by email at jddanyc@gmail.com. Support the show and get [...]

Sep 2019

1 hr 1 min

Russian natives, baby New Yorkers and balloon entrepreneurs Natalia and Olga join Kevin to discuss their great escape from servitude on a couple cruise ships, America's unassailable optimism, and more. Support the show and get your own psychedelic portrait by Pineal Colada, and drop us a note. Get This is on Instagram at @getthispodcast and [...]

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Aug 2019

1 hr 3 min

Actor and vocal coach Arielle Haller-Silverstone joins the fellas to discuss second circle speech, mastering your vocal presence, her film and television projects and more. Support the show and get your own psychedelic portrait by Pineal Colada, and drop us a note. Get This is on Instagram at @getthispodcast and on Facebook with a whole [...]

Aug 2019

1 hr

Vibraphonist Jake Chapman joins Jose and Kevin to talk forthcoming gigs at Dizzy's in NYC, an upcoming Chinese tour, video game music, jazz glockenspiel and making music with his family. Support the show and get your own psychedelic portrait by Pineal Colada, and drop us a note. Get This is on Instagram at @getthispodcast and [...]

Aug 2019

1 hr 2 min

NYC-based Saxophonist Andrew Haynie joins Jose and Kevin over the John Carpeter cult classic THEY LIVE to talk about that film and oh, so much more. Support the show and get your own psychedelic portrait by Pineal Colada, and drop us a note. Get This is on Instagram at @getthispodcast and on Facebook with a [...]

Aug 2019

1 hr 5 min

Composer Ben Lindvall hits the show with some new intro audio. He joins Jose and Kevin to discuss THE SPECTACULAR NOW, composing funky music for media, his favorite music (playlists included) and more. Support the show and get your own psychedelic portrait by Pineal Colada, and drop us a note. Get This is on Instagram [...]

Jul 2019

1 hr 4 min

Background actor Medium Mark joins Jose and Kevin to talk about on-set etiquette, the turkey sandwich cure for the booze shakes, how to win respect in the film and tv industry, and Nicole Kidman's footmuffs. Support the show and get your own psychedelic portrait by Pineal Colada, and drop us a note. Get This is [...]

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Jul 2019

1 hr 1 min

In a first for Get This, Jose and Kevin discuss not one, not two but five things their guest (the multi-talented Ian Peters) loves: hockey, Breaking Bad, a Kanye tune, Seinfeld and the Toronto Raptors. Support the show and get your own psychedelic portrait by Pineal Colada, and drop us a note. Get This is [...]

Jul 2019

1 hr 8 min

Lifelong New Yorker Barry Dorin joins messrs. Gomez and Kautzman on D Day to discuss old New York, his father's shoe shop in Midtown, meeting his jazz heroes and a suit so bad nobody would steal it. Support the show and get your own psychedelic portrait by Pineal Colada, and drop us a note. Get [...]

Jun 2019

1 hr 3 min

Actor Michael Bakkensen joins fellow actor Jose Ignacio Gomez to discuss the trodding the boards, a childhood (and career) in the arts, Balinese theatre and more. Support the show and get your own psychedelic portrait by Pineal Colada, and drop us a note. Get This is on Instagram at @getthispodcast and on Facebook with a [...]

Jun 2019

1 hr 9 min

Novelist Brad Kelly joins the show to talk No Country for Old Men (film and novel), the power of a tasty Egg MacGuffin, Kubrick and more. Support the show and get your own psychedelic portrait by Pineal Colada, and drop us a note. Get This is on Instagram at @getthispodcast and on Facebook with a [...]

May 2019

1 hr 5 min

Live to tape from London, actor Edward Llewelyn joins the show to talk about the Dark Knight Trilogy, the power of voice in film, and his favourite (sic) podcasts (including GET THIS obviously) - now with extra pages of notes! Support the show and get your own psychedelic portrait by Pineal Colada, and drop us [...]

May 2019

1 hr 4 min

Lorraine Granado joins messrs. Gomez and Kautzman to discuss the home brewed beer world, touring 13 New York breweries in 13 days, and her impending camper van lifestyle.  Support the show and get your own psychedelic portrait by Pineal Colada, and drop us a note. Get This is on Instagram at @getthispodcast and on Facebook [...]

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Apr 2019

1 hr 3 min

Mike Raadsheer, a game development student in the Netherlands, joins Jose and Kevin for an episode on "gaming" straight from Washington Heights. Listen to fellas from three continents get together to discuss gaming nostalgia, why it's important developers allow you to off yourself in certain games, air guns among the Dutch, and more. Support the [...]

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Apr 2019

1 hr