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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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  • 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 →

  • 17: Okay, RA!
    by Jake Dmochowski on April 6, 2018 at 7:51 pm

    Jakey boy sneaks into the studio early to set up for an Easter egg hunt for your guy Chris. Stories of half-stolen TVs and half-executed MRIs follow. Chris introduces two new segments, Billy (Cosmic Debris) and Orie (Queer State of Mind) join briefly, Chris introduces two new segments, and your boys jam out to Tyler, The Creator, The Weeknd, and Frankie Cosmos. So fun! Listen →

  • 16: Marketing, Clinical Depression & Boarding House Reach
    by Jake Dmochowski on March 30, 2018 at 4:32 pm

    Jake and Chris welcome marketing expert Taylor Hawkins to help out with promotion, and acupuncturist/friend of the show Dr. Sherman Williams joins to try to get out of his slump. They cover Jack White's new LP, potential IANOI 'Best New Artist' Kississippi and more. Listen →

  • 15: NXNE
    by Jake Dmochowski on March 22, 2018 at 1:13 am

    Jakey Boy and Chris are back solo in the studio this week for some prime music-listenin'. Your guys talk about SXSW, NXNE, Kanye, & Robin Hilton's alma mater. Tunes this week courtesy of Wajatta, Courtney Barnett, Albert Hammond, Jr., and Titus Andronicus. Trust me, you don't want to see what's going on in Jake's brain this week. Like, really. Listen →

  • 14: Co-Host Auditions w/ Matt Pisarcik, Quinn Slattery, & Kevin Yetman
    by Jake Dmochowski on March 16, 2018 at 2:22 am

    Jakey boy calls out sick this week, so Chris auditions your guys Quinn and Kevin and frequent caller Matt Pisarcik to take his spot. Chris plays some Parquet Courts and the auditioners try their hand at playing tracks IANOI-style and answer some questions. See ya'll next week! Listen →

  • 13: Spotify IPO with Jason Borm & Josh Rat
    by Jake Dmochowski on March 8, 2018 at 12:02 am

    Jason Borm (PR Director, Spotify) and Josh Rat (Senior Editor, Business Insider) join Jake and Chris in studio to discuss the Spotify IPO. Hear fresh tracks from Jack White and Josh's old bands from his days in Rock-Chester and a real classic icebox segment. Congratulations, Kobe! Listen →

  • Episode 12: Jake's in LA Half Show with Peter Luger & Larry Leisure
    by Jake Dmochowski on March 7, 2018 at 2:31 am

    Jake takes a trip out to LA to investigate Chris's blockchain/Bono connections, while Chris forgets the keys to the studio. The studio boys try to salvage a broken episode with an explanation of the forgotten keys, an great Uber driver, calls from Jake, and a trip to the icebox. Apologies for the short show, folks! Listen →

  • Episode 11: Moon River Connection with Mike Joseph
    by Jake Dmochowski on March 7, 2018 at 1:59 am

    The boys catch up with Mike Joseph from the Jheri Curl Chronicles also on RFB about his huge win on Golf Free Nation, check in with Jake's beautiful girlfriend, and jam out to The Yeah, Yeah, Yeahs, Car Seat Headrest, and The Frights. Plus Chris and Mike try to guess an album based on bad reviews and a trip to the icebox! Listen →

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