32Z – Changing names with Tom Thakkar

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In studio notes by Garon Cockrell
Editing and additional notes by Darryl Asher

NNF Platinum 32Z – Tom Thakkar


IG: TomThakkar


00 Welcome in!

Jimmy mentions a listener who passed away. We’re sending love to the Stevens family.

I’m here 3 days a week!

Who could possibly replace me?

I am NNFs Marjorie Taylor Green?! Nonsense!

5 – Brockabrella!



Umbrella hat? Umbrero?

Matt wants us to stop giving oxygen to bad people like Marjorie Taylor Green.

Jimmy overrules that.

Johnny Knoxville: Secretary of Stunts!


15 – Chicago this weekend for Jimmy and Danielle along with Brendan Smith and another friend Richard! Peter Pardini will be there as well. Will Jimmy go backstage to say hi to the band? We’ll see!

The guys talk about seeing artists on the way to the stage before a show.

20 – Talking Daryl Hall and Todd Rundgren tour.



18 Studio albums and 30 Compilations?!

Eric Carmen – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eric_Carmen

30 – Talking concerts and bad performances by big bands.

Eliot is defending Peter Cetera’s flat performance from 30 years ago.

35 – Mosh Pit In My Heart – Matt Belknap


A new song! About me!

We’re talking about venues and now the Forum and Madonna.

Madonna moved the tour to The Forum apparently.

45 – Les Mis may be Jimmy’s #1 musical now!

Tom Thakkar is here! Jimmy talks about his name changes.

Crimson Tide!

50 – Jimmy talks about his AARP membership.

We’ll be right back!

We’re back!

32 Zed!

Tom Thakkar is here!

Talking comedy clubs! Comedy Attic is the best? Sounds like it!

55 – Tom could use a father figure it sounds like. Also a son.

Talking about Jared’s tattoos!

Talking Pixar movies!

60 – Tom talks about the part of town he lives in and then we’re back to comedy clubs!

1h5m – Wild comedy/artist stories including about how much of an asshole John Cougar Mellancamp is for pulling a “do you know who I am” at a Shoe Carnival and also blowing smoke into the face of some PA or Intern at conan who was sent to tell him he couldn’t smoke on the set.

1h10m – One name comics?

Matt is wearing the famous Dick Tracy shirt he got for seeing it at midnight that he’s had since 1990! Zoe has had it and it was lost in her room for months.

We got mail!

Rob Hines sent us some Shut Up buttons.

Ron Feingold talk!


More road stories from Tom, including a show where he had 4 people in the audience and one of them was asleep.

1h20m – Round The Horn!!

Janelle James is welcome anytime!

1h25m – Jimmy owes Eliot a public apology!

Regional Wicked!

Live How To Survive 9/8!

Jimmy talks about how he related to a lot of the story Laurie and Jackie told on their podcast.

Jimmy’s first!

His Z guess is Zendaya

I’m going with Zoe Saldana

1h30m – Aldi commercial?


Looks like Keegan Michael Key!

Talking about Steve Byrne and Dane Cook telling him that he’s stealing his essence!

Dane Cook II?

1h35m – Eliot got random dick pix from someone?

His Z guess is Zoey Deschanel

Eliot says it’s Tom’s turn!

Tom’s going to match with Eliot.

1h40m – Next season is Actor’s first name!

We hear the fans.

Do we have a winner?

5) Zazie Beetz

4) Zooey Deschanel

3) Zoe Saldana

2) Zsa Zsa Gabor

1) Zendaya

Jimmy wins!

1h45m – Tom talks about his wife. It’s their anniversary this week!

His wife, Antonia Cereijido, has a podcast!  The Barbie Tapes!

They met on Bumble, almost expired the match but Tom extended it before a flight. Now they’re married!

1h50m – Tom talks about what he’s doing next!

It’s time to wrestle!

The Hustler is canceled.

Check out Tom’s special Thakkar Noir!

We’re done!


My pleasure,

Garon/The Beast/Mush Mouth Shy Guy/The Notekeeper/Lazy Queen/Sloth/Little Asshole