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It’s All Nice On Ice
Hosted by Jake Dmochowski and Chris Calabrese. It’s All Nice On Ice is a show hosted by two long-time friends, Jake Dmochowski and Chris Calabrese. The weekly show covers pop-culture news with a heavy focus in music. From local bands to pop stars, emo to hip-hop, It’s All Nice On Ice reviews new music, old favorites, concerts, and a lot more.
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Category: Arts, Comedy, Emo, Hip Hop, Local Music, Music, News, Punk, Reggae, Rock, Talk

About Jake Dmochowski and Chris Calabrese

Jake Dmochowski & Chris Calabrese grew up near the coast in New Jersey. The two spent in time in and out of bands together in high school, playing venues in Asbury Park and Red Bank. Jake then went off to Boston University and Chris to Penn State. Jake works with an ad agency in Manhattan and has been involved with multiple podcasts and video productions. Chris works for an indie music/film distributor, plays in a band and runs an independent label.

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  • 36: What's A Matta? with Artie and Louise
    by Jake Dmochowski on September 7, 2018 at 3:14 am

    Chris's Aunt Louise and Uncle Artie fill in for the Ice Boys to field phone calls and give advice to distressed listeners. Listen →

  • 35: First, Second, and Third Eye Blind w/ Mr. Charlie Greenwald & Taylor McMahon
    by Jake Dmochowski on August 31, 2018 at 2:07 pm

    The ice guys gladly invite their high school English teacher Mr. Charlie Greenwald and marketing associate Taylor McMahon to cover Bowie and Third Eye Blind a lot and some other stuff too. What else? John Grant, Blood Orange, and Hovvdy! Epic icebox segments this week too! Listen →

  • 34.5: BONUS: Mixtape Radio Hour
    by Jake Dmochowski on August 28, 2018 at 3:22 pm

    Ice guys cover the first few minutes of Mixtape Radio Hour on RFB Tuesdays at 11 while Ali Darling is stuck in a cab. Listen →

  • 34: Vote for Burgers w/ Felix Teich & Friends
    by Jake Dmochowski on August 24, 2018 at 2:21 pm

    Full house this week as we're joined by Ryan Burgers and his campaign staff, including Felix, Alison, Oliver, Gertrude, and Carharl! A lot to cover this week in a jam-packed and pack-jammed episode. Big Icebox week and music from Say Anything, Kurt Vile, Lethal Bizzle, Bugzy Malone, & more! Grade-A can't miss episode. Listen →

  • 33: Indigo Boy Squad w/ Carl Grambit
    by Jake Dmochowski on August 17, 2018 at 3:40 pm

    Corker this week! Guest submission Carl Grambit of the Indigo Boy Squad joins Jake & Chris to chat PVC, Manhattan geography, bald caps, and music. Listen for new Kanye West, Nicki Minaj, Foxing, and mewithoutYou. And let's get to the bottom of the Indigo Boy Squad, Icebox, new Mac Miller game, and Jake's new #JustFingVote campaign! Listen →

  • 32: Don't Let Kevin Leave the Studio w/ Kevin Yetman
    by Jake Dmochowski on August 10, 2018 at 12:30 am

    Jake is unusually late for this week's episode, but Kevin joins the show suspiciously in his place. Chris and Kevin talk through new music by Foxing, Death Cab for Cutie and more as the mystery of Jake's whereabouts unravels. Listen →

  • 31: 20 Songs in 60 Minutes
    by Jake Dmochowski on August 3, 2018 at 5:25 pm

    Songs, songs, songs! Minutes, minutes, minutes! The ice guys decide to plow through and review 20 songs in the span of the show, rating each from 1 to 20 ice cubes. So much, so much good tunage. Join us for the trek and stop along at the ice box! Listen →

  • 30: Some Sort Supply-Chain Glitch
    by Jake Dmochowski on July 20, 2018 at 5:17 pm

    Big episode 3-0...holy smokes, folks. The guys are alone in the studio with Sly Stallone for a little bit but mostly alone with the music. What music? This week we got Anderson .Paak, Big Red Machine, Samia, Lemats, & more! Ice box, too! Listen →

  • 29: Bieber's Boys w/ Buster Brownstein & Kevin Yetman
    by Jake Dmochowski on July 17, 2018 at 6:23 pm

    Welcome to the studio - legendary music producer Buster Brownstein and legendary dumbass Kevin Yetman. The guys break down what makes music so damn great. Buster delights us with stories of the industry and Yetman somehow falls flat as a guest once again. And icebox and music and all the stuff you really listen for. Listen to the whole thing - you won't believe what happens at the last second! Listen →

  • 28: Top Albums of 2018 So Far
    by Jake Dmochowski on July 17, 2018 at 6:17 pm

    The good guys/ice guys count down their top albums of the year so damn far. Don't hate on the choices! It's all in good fun. And new music and icebox stuff, too. C'mon folks you know the drill! Listen →

  • 27: I'm In the Shower with Kevin Yetman w/ Kevin Yetman
    by Jake Dmochowski on June 24, 2018 at 11:52 am

    Real clean episode as our call-in listeners shower us with praise. Surprise return of the It's All Nice on Ice Canadian Shaman (Who Gave a Little Too Much to Me) Book of the Month Club - Meet Me in the Bathroom Edition with a shocking twist. Kevin Yetman helps us listen to new Nas, Foxing, The Carters (thanks for finding, Chris!), Culture Abuse, and unfortunately for Jake, The Sloppy Boys. Huge Icebox this week! Get litty in the city! Listen →

    by Jake Dmochowski on June 17, 2018 at 11:20 am

    Another big conversation week on Kanye. Whose side is Chris on this week? Whose side is Jake cowardly deciding hide behind this week? Chris makes us listen to another Gorillaz song this week, but we also hear from I Got Royalty, Got Loyalty Inside My BNA nominee Octavian, as well as LVL UP's final single, Interpol's new one, and something from Ovlov. Icebox is a chiller this week! WELCOME TO TUESDAY! Listen →

  • 25: Beef Week 2018
    by Jake Dmochowski on June 17, 2018 at 11:14 am

    Epic week for the booger heads. Your main men Jake & Chris weed through some of the biggest beefs this week in music, with the release of the climactic ends of the Sunday vs. Tuesday battle and the entire Father Johnye saga. Also new music. Also moving to Tuesday. Have fun and stay outta beef or end up in the hot guys' line of fire. Listen →

  • 24: Chris's Corner
    by Jake Dmochowski on May 24, 2018 at 11:54 pm

    Great things coming from Chris this week - pretty boring content from Jakey boy. Nevertheless, your guys cruise through tons of new music (Courtney Barnett, Skepta, Drenge, Backstreet Boys, and I'll be honest with ya - a hell of a lot more). Plus another Icebox visit from Billy. Absolute can't-miss episode, ya dorks. Listen →

  • 23: Arctic Monkeys Panel w/ Scott Davis & Charlie Greenwald (Tranquility Base Hotel & Casino)
    by Jake Dmochowski on May 24, 2018 at 11:51 pm

    Fellow Monk-heads Scott Davis and Charlie Greenwald join the fellas in the studio to dissect the brand new release by Arctic Monkeys, Tranquility Base Hotel & Casino. Great listen for Monk-heads, Ice-heads, Davis-heads, and Greenwald-heads alike! Deep, deep stuff, my dude. Listen →

  • 22: This is America
    by Jake Dmochowski on May 24, 2018 at 11:48 pm

    Your guy Jake runs through some live shows he saw and hits hard on the IANOICSWGALTMTMBOTMC - MMITB E (It's All Nice on Ice Canadian Shaman [Who Gave a Little Too Much to Me] Book of the Month Club - Meet Me in the Bathroom Edition). Chris forgets the keys again so sorry for the short show, guys! Double debut here - Childish Gambino & Billy to the Icebox. Listen →

  • 21: New Intern w/ Papa John Schnatter & Mike Kitrick
    by Jake Dmochowski on May 5, 2018 at 9:56 pm

    New Intern Mike Kitrick & Papa John Schnatter joins the boys in stude to talk about the NFL draft real quick. Intern Mike also does some solid analysis on new The Internet, Snail Mail, and Jack White. The crew also tackles a Tuna Melt for some brand new K-Pop. And it's confirmed: there is love in this club. Listen →

  • 20: Nunchucks & Saxophones
    by Jake Dmochowski on April 27, 2018 at 2:01 pm

    Tons of segments this week, all your faves. Lots of Kanye talk and awards season is back! Concerts and new music run amok. Introducing the It's All Nice Canadian Shaman (Who Gave a Little Too Much to Me) Book of the Month Club! Read Lizzy Goodman's "Meet in the Bathroom" along with the guys. Listen →

  • The MoMo
    by Jake Dmochowski on April 20, 2018 at 1:29 am

    Jake & Chris back in the studio for a good old-fashioned story- and music-filled episode. The boys hit on Nicki Minaj, Patrick Paige II, Ty Segall, & a whole lot more, folks! Tech issues galore, baby! Listen →

  • 18: A Small Dunkin
    by Jake Dmochowski on April 13, 2018 at 7:23 pm

    Friend of the show Kevin Yetman brings his mother Mrs. Yetman onto the show to talk about new music from Cardi B, Hop Along and Kississippi. The group also celebrates National Poetry Month with a round of haikus. Listen →

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