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The following is a list of all entries from the Andy Swart category.

The WAYNE GALE VARIETY HOUR ep.125: The MUSIC of 96PLATINUM with Host 7 ANDY SWART

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On WGVH125(!!!): Host DANNO KLONOWSKI is joined once again by Podcast Darling and WGVH Host 7 ANDY SWART for a look back at the MUSIC of 1996!

FIRST: SWART and DANNO discuss THE GHOSTBUSTERS TRAILER: A Tale of HOLLYWOOD, SOCIAL JUSTICE, and an INTERNET RUN AMOK!!!

THEN:  SWART and DANNO take look back at the MUSIC OF 1996!  They select their PERSONAL TOP 10’s, as well as Honorable Mentions and THE WORST of 1996!!!

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The WAYNE GALE VARIETY HOUR ep.120– BATMAN v SUPERMAN: PLEASE CLAP

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On WGVH120: Hosts MATT RISNES, DANNO KLONOWSKI & Host 7 ANDY SWART went to go see BATMAN v SUPERMAN: DAWN OF JUSTICE.

Please clap.

FUN FACT: We reviewed MAN OF STEEL 100 episodes ago! 

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The WAYNE GALE VARIETY HOUR ep.116: The Films of 96Platinum with Host 7 ANDY SWART

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On WGVH116: Host DANNO KLONOWSKI is joined once again by Podcast Darling and WGVH Host 7 ANDY SWART!

FIRST: SWART and DANNO went on a podcast date the night before recording and so we open with a review of the COEN Brothers latest triumph: HAIL, CAESAR! (spoilers are time coded)

NEXT: As we do every year, DANNO and ANDY have a look twenty years into the past with a discussion of where they were personally–and where we were as a world–in the year that was 96Platinum! (Spoiler Alert: None of it is good)

FINALLY:  SWART and DANNO get into the FILMS of 96Platinum! 1996 was TERRIBLE! TeeeeeerrrrrrIBLE!!! DANNO and ANDY go thru an exhaustive list of THE WORST, a nice little list of HONORABLE MENTIONS, and reveal their personal TOP 10 FAVORITE FILMS of 96Platinum!!! 

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The WAYNE GALE VARIETY HOUR ep.108: DEPRESS-O-RAMA / SUICIDAL BREAKDOWN with Host 7 ANDY SWART

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On WGVH108: Host DANNO KLONOWSKI is joined once again by Podcast Darling and WGVH Host 7 ANDY SWART!

FIRST: SWART and DANNO catch up and have some TALES OF HOME SHOPPING, and then they get into UNO HITTRES including: UNREAL, MR ROBOT, STRAIGHT OUTTA COMPTON, ANOTHER PERIOD, MI5: ROGUE NATIONKRISTEN WIIG needs to learn to say ‘NO’, SWART fall for CAT BATH, DANNO takes the youth to see THEY LIVE, and much, much more.

THEN: Since SWART has said on many an occasion NIC CAGE is his favorite actor, he has his CAGE KNOWLEDGE tested in the WAYNE GALE VARIETY HOUR MOVIE GAME!!!

FINALLY:  SUMMER IS OVER! WINTER IS COMING! And SWART and DANNO are here to get you in the mood by BUMMING YOU THE F*CK OUT with some DEPRESS-O-RAMA FALL MUSIC and PERSONAL STORIES OF SUICIDAL BREAKDOWNS!

Thanks as always to HOST 7 ANDY SWART for gabbing and thanks, as always, to YOU for listening! 

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The WAYNE GALE VARIETY HOUR ep.100: The WGVH FILM REGISTRY Top 100 (pt.3: #30-#1) with ALL 8 HOSTS of the WGVH (Yes, even RAFE!)

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It’s the thrilling, actual podcast-length conclusion to the 100th episode of the WAYNE GALE VARIETY HOUR and ALL EIGHT HOSTS are here to celebrate–DANNO KLONOWSKI, MATT RISNES, ANDY LUNN, JEREMY ZOSS, CASEY NELSON, ANDY SWART, DAN NORDQUIST, and yes–even RAFE GUTTMAN!!! (Sorta)

To celebrate 100 episodes we are debuting the WGVH FILM REGISTRY, and inducting 100 films into the Registry!!! These are not necessarily the BEST 100 films, but they are 100 films that mean the world to the eight of us, and 100 films we feel everyone needs to experience at least once.

Since there are 100 discussions, episode 100 is broken up into three parts for your listening convenience. This episode contains the final WGVH Film Registry entries–#30-#1 (plus a bonus Honorable Mention)!

 #LostInTranslation #ThereWillBeBlood #TheMatrix #SilenceOfTheLambs #OnceUponaTimeInTheWest #Dracula1931 #TheIronGiant #Zodiac #Unforgiven #Unbreakable #StarWarsANewHope #BlueVelvet #RubinAndEd #Platoon #TheHidden #WarriorOfTheLostWorld #MadMax2TheRoadWarrior #DayOfTheDead83 #12AngryMen #HighPlainsDrifter #CoolHandLuke #OneFlewOverTheCuckoosNest #Lifeforce #Duel #RedZoneCuba #RamboFirstBloodPart2 #CaveOfForgottenDreams #IndianaJonesAndTheTempleOfDoom #Videodrome  Honorable Mention #MadMaxFuryRoad and OF COURSE #NaturalBornKillers 

THANK YOU SO MUCH FOR LISTENING TO THE WAYNE GALE VARIETY HOUR FOR (over) 100 EPISODES!!!  WE WOULDN’T STILL BE HERE WITHOUT YOU!!!

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The WAYNE GALE VARIETY HOUR ep.100: The WGVH FILM REGISTRY Top 100 (pt.2 #65-#31)

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It’s (still) the 100th episode of the WAYNE GALE VARIETY HOUR and ALL EIGHT HOSTS are here to celebrate–DANNO KLONOWSKI, MATT RISNES, RAFE GUTTMAN**, ANDY LUNN, JEREMY ZOSS, CASEY NELSON, ANDY SWART and DAN NORDQUIST!!!

To celebrate 100 episodes we are debuting the WGVH FILM REGISTRY, and inducting 100 films into the Registry!!! These are not necessarily the BEST 100 films, but they are 100 films that mean the world to the eight of us, and 100 films we feel everyone needs to experience at least once.

Since there are 100 discussions, episode 100 is broken up into three parts for your listening convenience. This episode contains WGVH Film Registry entries #65-#31:

 #InlandEmpire #JackieBrown #DawnOfTheDead04 #Gremlins2TheNewBatch #EscapeFromNewYork #PumpingIron #JurassicPark #WreckItRalph #SunsetBlvd #WetHotAmericanSummer #TheBabadook #TheShining #TheCrow #GroundHogDay #SynechdocheNY #RaisingArizona #Casino #DieHard #Labyrinth #ConAir #BartonFink #MyNeighborTotoro #BarryLyndon #iLoveYouMan #TaxiDriver #DeerHunter #Cyborg #DrZhivago #Ratatouille #RagingBull #TheJerk #AnAmericanWerewolfInLondon #UnderTheSkin #Beowulf #TheMist

NEXT WEEK: The Conclusion! #30-#1!!!

(** The WGVH is not responsible for the actions or whereabouts of RAFE GUTTMAN) 

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The WAYNE GALE VARIETY HOUR ep.100!!! The WGVH FILM REGISTRY Top 100 (pt.1: #100-#66) with ALL EIGHT HOSTS of the WGVH!!!

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It’s the 100th episode of the WAYNE GALE VARIETY HOUR and ALL EIGHT HOSTS are here to celebrate–DANNO KLONOWSKI, MATT RISNES, RAFE GUTTMAN**, ANDY LUNN, JEREMY ZOSS, CASEY NELSON, ANDY SWART and DAN NORDQUIST!!!

To celebrate 100 episodes we are debuting the WGVH FILM REGISTRY, and inducting 100 films into the Registry!!! These are not necessarily the BEST 100 films, but they are 100 films that mean the world to the eight of us, and 100 films we feel everyone needs to experience at least once.

Since there are 100 discussions, episode 100 is broken up into three parts for your listening convenience. This episode contains WGVH Film Registry entries #100-#66:

‪#‎Robocop87‬ ‪#‎TheLimey‬ ‪#‎SafeMen‬ ‪#‎TheOneiLove‬ ‪#‎Commando‬‪ #‎JeepersCreepers‬ ‪#‎GalaxyQuest‬ ‪#‎OfficeSpace‬ ‪#‎TradingPlaces‬‪ #‎WeirdScience‬ ‪#‎LetTheRightOneIn‬ ‪#‎FromRussiaWithLove‬‪ #‎TheTexasChainsawMassacre‬ ‪#‎ScottPilgrimVsTheWorld‬‪ #‎TheBigLebowski‬ ‪#‎BadLieutenant‬ ‪#‎StarTrekFirstContact‬ ‪#‎EvidDead2‬‪ #‎NorthByNorthwest‬ ‪#‎TetsuoTheIronMan‬ ‪#‎GlengarryGlenRoss‬ ‪#‎Birdman‬‪ #‎TheRoyalTennenbaums‬ ‪#‎AmericanMovie‬ ‪#‎DawnOfTheDead78‬‪ #‎MonaLisa‬ ‪#‎CapeFear91‬ ‪#‎StarTrek4TheVoyageHome‬ ‪#‎Vertigo ‬‪#‎Adaptation‬ #TheIncredibles #Terminator2JudgmentDay #ParisTexas #Dune #iHeartHuckabees

NEXT WEEK: #65-#31!!!

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The WAYNE GALE VARIETY HOUR ep.92: The FILMS of #95PLATINUM with Host 7 ANDY SWART

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On the 92nd episode host DANNO KLONOWSKI is joined once again by former co-worker in the wacky world of HOME SHOPPING, podcast darling, and WGVH Host 7 ANDY SWART!

FIRST: ANDY has some TALES OF HOME SHOPPING(!) then DANNO and ANDY have some UNO HITTRES including: FURIOUS 7, STRETCH, ATARI: GAME OVER, a whole lotta TV like DAREDEVIL, BLOODLINES, the beginning of the end of MAD MEN, and much, much more.

THENAndy has his knowledge of #95PLATINUM tested once again–this time about the film WATERWORLD–in the WAYNE GALE VARIETY HOUR MOVIE GAME!!! 

FINALLY:  SWART and DANNO take a look back at the mostly wretched cinematic year that was 1995. We discuss the WORST FILMS (EMPIRE RECORDS wins!) and list our Top 10 FAVORITES, and man are those lists out there.

Thanks to the Mook himself, SWART,  for being a part of the show, and as always to YOU for listening!

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The WAYNE GALE VARIETY HOUR ep.87: The MUSIC of #95Platinum pt.2(of 2) with Host 7 ANDY SWART

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On the 87th episode host DANNO KLONOWSKI and former co-worker in the wacky world of HOME SHOPPING, podcast darling, and WGVH Host 7 ANDY SWART wrap up their 3 episode arc! The greatest trilogy ever???  …probably.

THIS EPISODE: ANDY and DANNO conclude the MUSIC of #95PLATINUM discussion with the much-anticipated TOP 5 albums of 1995!!!

NEXT WEEK: MATT returns(!), but SWART and DANNO will reunite soon(er or later) for The FILMS of #95PLATINUM!!!

Thanks to the Mook himself, SWART, for 3 episodes of fun, and as always to YOU for listening!

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The WAYNE GALE VARIETY HOUR ep.86: The MUSIC of #95Platinum with HOST 7 ANDY SWART

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On the 86th episode host DANNO KLONOWSKI is  joined for Round 2 of the #95Platinum talk by former co-worker in the wacky world of HOME SHOPPING, podcast darling, and WGVH Host 7 ANDY SWART!

THIS EPISODE: ANDY and DANNO get right into the discussion of the MUSIC of #95PLATINUM proper by having a discussion about their TOP 10-6 albums of 1995.

NEXT WEEK: SWART and DANNO conclude the MUSIC of #95PLATINUM with their TOP 5 albums of 1995!


The WAYNE GALE VARIETY HOUR ep.85: UNOs & INTRO to #95PLATINUM with Host 7 ANDY SWART

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On the 85th episode host DANNO KLONOWSKI is overjoyed to be joined once again by former co-worker in the wacky world of HOME SHOPPING, podcast darling, and WGVH Host 7 ANDY SWART!  Not only that, this is the start of a 3 episode stand with SWART!!! 

FIRST: ANDY has some TALES OF HOME SHOPPING!

THEN: Danno and Andy have some UNO HITTRES including THE AFFAIR, INHERENT VICE, and much, much more.

FINALLY: The #95PLATINUM discussion begins as ANDY has his knowledge of the events of #95PLATINUM tested in the WAYNE GALE VARIETY HOUR MOVIE GAME!!! 

NEXT WEEK: SWART returns and he and DANNO have part 1 of a discussion about the MUSIC of #95PLATINUM!

Thanks to the Mook himself, SWART,  for being a part of the show, and as always to YOU for listening!

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The WAYNE GALE VARIETY HOUR ep 63: The FILMS of #94PLATINUM with Host 7 ANDY SWART

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On the 63rd episode of THE WAYNE GALE VARIETY HOUR, DANNO KLONOWSKI is overjoyed to be joined once again by former co-worker in the wacky world of HOME SHOPPING, podcast darling, and WGVH Host 7 ANDY SWART!

FIRST: Danno and Andy have some more TALES OF HOME SHOPPING, as well as UNO HITTRES including THEY CAME TOGETHER, BLUE RUINS, Danno loses his goddamn mind watching GODZILLA 2014, and much, much more!

THEN: Swart and Danno wax nostalgic about the year in film that was 1994— the worst, the honorable mentions, and their TOP 10 FILMS OF #94PLATINUM!!! 

FINALLY: Danno and Andy nearly come to blows over the age old debate of GUMP v SHAWSHANK: DAWN OF JUSTICE.  Thanks as always for the great and hilarious talk, Mook!

SHOW NOTE: Oops-I accidentally called out over a twitter fight about on the new WGVH. I meant . Apologies, Jack Read.


The WAYNE GALE VARIETY HOUR ep 56: The MUSIC of #94Platinum w/ ANDY SWART (pt.2 of 2)

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On the 56th episode of THE WAYNE GALE VARIETY HOUR, DANNO KLONOWSKI is joined by previous guest, former co-worker in the wacky world of HOME SHOPPING, friend, and podcasting darling ANDY SWART!

As that this is PART 2 of THE MUSIC OF #94PLATINUM Andy and Danno dive right into their  TOP 5 albums of the year 1994!!! Enjoy!  Thanks again to ANDY SWART for doing the show!


The WAYNE GALE VARIETY HOUR ep 55: The Music of #94Platinum with ANDY (and Cole) SWART

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On the 55th episode of THE WAYNE GALE VARIETY HOUR, DANNO KLONOWSKI is joined by previous guest, former co-worker in the wacky world of HOME SHOPPING, friend, and podcasting darling ANDY SWART!

FIRST: Danno and Andy (and Cole) bust out some UNO HITTRES including MAD MEN s7.1, SILICON VALLEY, CLIMATE CHANGE, and much, much more!

THEN: No WGVH MOVIE GAME this time around, as Andy and Danno wax nostalgic about the year that was 1994 and then discuss and spin a tune from their TOP 10-6 ALBUMS OF #94PLATINUM!!! Their TOP 5-1 will be on next weeks episode.


The WAYNE GALE VARIETY HOUR #36: Andy Swart and Forgotten Gems of the 90s!

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In this very special episode WGVH host DANNO KLONOWSKI is joined by WGVH listener, Viewer Mailer, former coworker and old friend ANDY SWART!

FIRST: Danno and Andy play a decades worth of catch-up and discuss the wild and wacky world of behind the scenes production of a HOME SHOPPING NETWORK, where the boys met.

NEXT: Danno and Andy have some UNO HITTRES including SAVING MR BANKS, UPSTREAM COLOR, PRISONERS, THE WIRE, and AMERICAN HUSTLE.

FINALLY: Swart and Danno look back at the entire decade of the 90’s and pick out their favorite forgotten gems, including: COBB, DEFENDING YOUR LIFE, SHORT TIME, LA STORY, A PERFECT WORLD, THE KISS OF DEATH, WAYNE’S WORLD 2, DEMON KNIGHT, and many, MANY more!

Thank you sooo much to Andy for wasting the nicest Sunday in months to do this little program.