Comedian Jim Florentine has launched a new two hour show on SiriusXM. Fans can tune in to Florentine every week on Ozzy’s Boneyard at SiriusXM channel 38 to hear “Metal Midgets,” a show that is “all about metal and has nothing to do with midgets.” The first show aired yesterday, and will continue to air every Thursday from 5pm-7pm eastern, with encore broadcasts on Saturdays from 1pm-3pm eastern, Sundays 9pm-11pm eastern, and Tuesdays 10am-noon easterrn. Upcoming guests include Metal Blade Records CEO Brian Slagel!
In other news, season 12 of That Metal Show will begin tomorrow on VH1 Classic! The first episode will feature former Metallica and Flotsam & Jetsam bassist, Jason Newsted. Check out a sneak peak of that episode now on vh1.com. Also, Florentine recently taped an episode of the hit Showtime series, Californication. Fans can watch for that episode next season to see Florentine in his role as a pimp. Additionally, Florentine will be appearing on Inside Amy Schumer on Comedy Central on June 11th!
Jim Florentine’s most recent comedy albums, “Awful Jokes From My First Comedy Notebook” and “Cringe ‘n’ Purge”, can be previewed and ordered now atmetalblade.com/jimflorentine.
See Jim Florentine live at the following gigs:
06/01 Collinsville, CT Bridge Street Live
06/05 Bensalem, PA Parx Casion
06/12 Cuyahoga Falls, OH Funnystop
06/13 Cleveland, OH Improv
06/14 Cleveland, OH Improv
06/15 Cleveland, OH Improv
06/16 Cleveland, OH Improv
06/20 Dallas, TX Hyenas
06/21 Dallas, TX Hyenas
06/22 Dallas, TX Hyenas
06/29 Jackson, NJ 21 South Bar and Grille
Subscribe to Jim Florentine’s popular podcast, “Comedy Metal Midgets,” on iTunes HERE, and follow him on-line:
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