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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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  • 56: Radio Free Belgium w/ Bob Bonzi
    by Jake Dmochowski on February 16, 2019 at 2:17 am

    Big week, oh boy, big week. Bob Bonzi joins Chris & Jake to celebrate Global Radio Day and they explore opportunities to keep growing the show. Jake showcases a billion impressions. The squad listens to some LCD Soundsystem, Khalid/Disclosure, old Lethal Bizzle, and a whole lot more. Stick around for the icebox too! Listen →

  • 55: The Gimlet Acquisition w/ Jason Borm & Josh Rat
    by Jake Dmochowski on February 8, 2019 at 5:48 pm

    The ice guys welcome back two of the most controversial guests in IANOI history, Jason Borm (formerly of Shock Top, Spotify, Gimlet Media) and Josh Rat (senior editor, Business Insider) to talk the hottest scoops in the biz. The crew also listens to some new tunes from Girlpool and Theophilus London & Tame Impala, along with more! And the icebox, too! Bruv! It's cold out here, ya get me! Listen →

  • 54: FiDi Now!
    by Jake Dmochowski on February 1, 2019 at 2:07 pm

    Cold week out here in Brooklyn. You know what that means... life in the fridge, baby! The ice guys welcome back fan favorite segment IANOICS[WGALTMTM] - BOTMC! This time - ICP Edition. Lotsa grime talk today and new tunes by Better Oblivion Community Center, J. Cole, & so much more. We also throw some personal favorites into the icebox for the first time. Listen →

  • 52: w/ Mr. Charlie Greenwald
    by Jake Dmochowski on January 17, 2019 at 2:02 pm

    Full crew with Chris & Jake both in the house. English teacher Mr. Charlie Greenwald joins us live for some in-depth discussions on music, plumbing, and men (of both the homo neanderthalensis and homo sapiens varieties). New music from Halogens, The Killers, Gary Clark Jr., & more! And the icebox! It's cold out here, yeah! Listen →

  • 51: New Year, New Jake w/ Kevin Yetman
    by Jake Dmochowski on January 11, 2019 at 2:13 pm

    What's up. We're back (and we back and we back and we back and we back). Most interesting guest of 2018 joins Jake for a discussion about what went right last year, and a quick run-through of new personas for Jake in 2019 (because whatever he was doing last year clearly didn't work). The ice guys also check out the new MIke Posner song, celebrate Bowie's birthday, and chat with Chris about the new icebox song. Listen →

  • 50: Top Albums of 2018 Pt. 2
    by Jake Dmochowski on December 20, 2018 at 3:13 pm

    To round out a wonderful 2018, Jake and Chris reveal their top five albums of the year, all of which are 'Scorpion' by Drake. Listen →

  • 49: Top Albums of 2018 Pt. 1
    by Jake Dmochowski on December 18, 2018 at 5:52 pm

    Jake and Chris make art into a competition as they roll through the first half of their top 10 records of the year. Listen →

  • 48: AWARDS 2019
    by Jake Dmochowski on December 7, 2018 at 7:45 pm

    You've been hearing about it all year long, now listen to us almost forget to do it. Behold, the 2019 IANOI Awards Show! The "Got Loyalty; Got Royalty Inside My BNA (Best New Artist)" award is crowned as well as tons of icebox awards, guest awards, host awards, and an almost unbelievable amount of other real tight stuff. Enjoy and thanks for coming along for this ride with us! Come back in the next two weeks as we run through our top 10 albums of the year! Listen →

  • 47: The Gravy Train
    by Jake Dmochowski on November 28, 2018 at 4:39 am

    Friend of the show Kevin Yetman joins the program to talk about his new book publishing venture, Gravy Train Press. He brings in several authors to talk about his unique line of wonderful Thanksgiving cookbooks. Listen →

  • 46: Brian Perrino (fka McTavish) Plays Us Songs
    by Jake Dmochowski on November 16, 2018 at 6:37 pm

    Eclectic singer/songwriter/veteran Brian Perrino joins us in the IANOI studio to play some new tracks from his latest album, "Check Out All The Types Of Music I Can Play (That’s A Lot Of Types Of Music For Someone To Play)" Listen →

  • 45: The Guy Behind You Has To Pay For It
    by Jake Dmochowski on November 16, 2018 at 6:31 pm

    On the night of the midterm elections, the boys dive deeply into intense political humor and listen to some new tracks from Vince Staples, The C.I.A. and more. Listen →

  • 44: SPOOKSHOW w/ Elmo
    by Jake Dmochowski on November 2, 2018 at 3:20 pm

    It's Halloween time and the studio is more like a - you guessed it - spookedio. Elmo (from Times Square) joins Jake & Chris to chat about what the world is really like for a working furry. The crew cranks out monster jams to Boygenius and Pedro the Lion. This one goes into the books and Chris has some fun in the icebox and Jake just watches, as usual. Listen →

  • 43: Podcast Awards w/ Wanda Quarium
    by Jake Dmochowski on October 26, 2018 at 4:38 pm

    iHeartMedia intern/representative Wanda Quarium joins your guys Jake & Chris to discuss how they will win big at the first annual Podcast Awards. Enjoy scorching new tunes from Cloud Nothings, Open Mike Eagle, and The Front Bottoms, as well as a truly hypothermic icebox session! Break out the milk - you'll need it for this one! Listen →

  • 42: A Band Called "The Czars"
    by Jake Dmochowski on October 19, 2018 at 5:15 pm

    Your guys Chris & Jake finally break it down - John Grant is a fifty-year-old musician living in Iceland and used to be in a band called the Czars before releasing four solo albums. Let's listen to some Stove, Yowler, Kurt Vile, St. Vincent and so much more together in this awesome episode. Featuring a lot of live show recap! And the best icebox segment of the year! Shouts out to the #MooCrew Listen →

    by Jake Dmochowski on October 12, 2018 at 6:16 pm

    Music? Check. Crazy antics? Check. New terms for the icebox? Check. Ali Darling? Check. Listen with Chris & Jake to some new tunes from Fucked Up, St. Vincent, Girlpool, & Anderson .Paak & Kendrick Lamar! That's it? Nah - there's a whole lot more & tune tf in to find out! Listen →

  • 40: Jake Kinda Looks Like Shrek
    by Jake Dmochowski on October 5, 2018 at 5:22 pm

    Week 2 with no guests, only sweet, sweet tunes and the echoes of the cracks starting to show in the structure of IANOI. Listen along to hear some Titus Andronicus, Broken Social Scene, Pinegrove, Steve Harvey (look out singers, rappers, and politicians!) & a whole lot more. Ali Darling once again joins us to swiftly placed Kanye "East" West in the icebox! Listen →

  • 39: The Binge Bits
    by Jake Dmochowski on September 28, 2018 at 5:01 pm

    Back together again. No guests this week - just cold hard cash spoken like fire in the studio! Listen to some Say Anything, Young Thug, Jeff Tweedy, and Jake's now-famous impressions. Chris wants to be now-famous too, so he tries his hand again at overloading the icebox. The guy can't get enough! Listen →

  • 38: Halfway There! w/ Mr. Charlie Greenwald & Pete B. Hafway
    by Jake Dmochowski on September 21, 2018 at 3:46 pm

    Jake is back and healthy after overcoming side-boobonic plague, but Chris suffered a terrible bite from the travel bug and is out of the country suffering symptoms of wanderlust and overall feelings of adventurousness. Mr. Greenwald is back to co-host while up and coming YouTube comedian Pete B. Hafway does some bits and tries to get his catchphrase to stick. Rough music week with Jake behind the dials - the guys suffer through mewithoutYou, Mike Posner, and the same Dizzee Rascal song as last week. Icebox featuring Ali Darling, too. Listen →

  • 37: Is Kevin Smart? w/ Kevin Yetman & Papa John Schnatter
    by Jake Dmochowski on September 21, 2018 at 3:42 pm

    Is Papa John racist? He's back so listen to find out. Kevin gets a bunch of multiple-choice questions wrong while Jake is still away fighting side-boobonic plague. Chris plays some Dizzee Rascal, Waxahatchee and, attention guys, a whole lot more! Icebox, too. Listen →

  • 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 →