Paul Baluyot has hosted 68 episodes.
Paul Baluyot is a Montreal Based Stand-Up Comedian, his Charming, Clever and Laid back style have allowed him to work on many stages, from Comedy Clubs, to Theaters and Corporate Events. He has toured throughout Canada, the United States, and the Philippines.
Paul's Professional Career began in 2011 when he won BOOM (Best Of Open Mic) at The Montreal ComedyWorks. He then was featured in the Montreal Fringe Festival, Montreal Sketchfest, and Ottawa’s Cracking Up the Capital Comedy Festival.
In 2017, he was invited to do The "Best Of Montreal" Show in the Zoofest as part of the Off-JFL. He also had the privilege Of doing several Just For Laughs shows on their outdoor stage, most notably one show where they gave out free pizza during his set.
Rich Jones has hosted 68 episodes.
Rich Jones is a professional philanthropist, born and raised in Montreal, QC, Canada, by way of Africville/Halifax, Nova Scotia. As a 7th generation Black Canadian, Rich has developed a profound respect for his African+American roots, which has driven his natural love for Black History+Diaspora from a very young age. At age 7, he read 'The Autobiography of Malcolm X: As Told by Alex Haley' and lists James Baldwin+Nikki Giovanni as two of his literary heroes.
Professionally, his career experience has granted him opportunities with the likes of RBC, Air Canada and Sun Life Financial, respectfully. After almost a decade in the corporate world, Rich decided it was time to change his career and entered the non-profit sector, helping with Cancer Research awareness.
He enjoys giving back to his community: this includes his years as a lead Integration Aid/Homework Assistant for the Lester B. Pearson School Board (LBPSB), volunteering at the YMCA and West Island Community Shares. His time at the LBPSB helped shape the lives of the youth he worked with (aged 5-12) for the better and his relatability with them led to many breakthroughs for the children and himself personally.
Academically, his Political Science background from Concordia University (BA Major) has solidified his lifelong interest/understanding of world politics. He also spent over 4 years working in sports radio at the Montreal Team 690 (currently Team 690) behind the scenes as a research lead for the early morning/late night shows.
Rich’s musical influences include (and are not limited to): Prince, Kendrick Lamar, Sade, Whitney Houston, Stevie Wonder, Frank Ocean, Anderson .Paak, Nina Simone, Daniel Caesar, Anita Baker, Gil-Scott-Heron, Solange, OutKast, Chaka Khan, Mac Miller, J. Dilla, Isaiah Rashad, Kaytranada & The Internet.
To his friends, family & acquaintances, Rich is known as a very cool, versatile and reliable person, whose passion for music and the arts is endless. He's currently curating his musical chops to soon deliver a mind-blowing experience unlike anything you’ve ever heard before ;)