The Basement Lounge

The Basement Lounge

Hosted by a couple of foul-mouthed comedians that want to find a funny light in a dark place, The Basement Lounge will give you the everyman's view of a world gone mad. We'll make you laugh, we'll make you think, and most importantly, we'll make you question our sanity.

Honest opinions and shameless plugs.

Grab a drink, pull up a chair, and settle in with us on The Basement Lounge.

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Highland Park

July 5, 2022

***THIS EPISODE WAS RECORDED ON MONDAY, JULY 4TH 2022 AT 4:30PM ET.*** - We learned of the tragic events in Highland Park, IL in real time at the beginning of our recording session. All other plans for the episode went out t…

Comedy Movies & TV Politics & Social Issues

Current Events, Part 2

July 1, 2022

This week, there was so much to talk about, we decided to break it into two parts. On this episode, we continue the conversation about all the crazy stuff going on in the last week. - Follow Mike & Mike on Twitter: Mike Shea…

Politics & Social Issues

Current Events, Part 1

June 30, 2022

This week, there was so much to talk about, we decided to break it into two parts. On this special Part 1 episode, we go into detail about the bombshell testimony at the January 6th Commission. - Follow Mike & Mike on Twitte…

Comedy Sports

Mike Wells' First Father's Day

June 23, 2022

Mike Wells got to have his first Father's Day. Plus, he reminices about his days in martial arts. Also, this weekend is the Fireworks Comedy Competition at Wiley's Comedy Club. This week, Mike & Mike talk about: Mike Wells' …

Movies & TV Politics & Social Issues

The Hearings

June 16, 2022

The January 6th Hearings are well underway. Plus, Amber Heard continues to show her true colors. This week, Mike & Mike talk about: Revelations from the January 6th Hearings Amber Heard's first interview since the verdict - …

Comedy Movies & TV Politics & Social Issues

Morbius Bombed...Again

June 9, 2022

Well, we hope it was worth it, Sony. Plus, the fallout from Uvalde continues. Also, 'The Boys' season premier may have broken us. This week, Mike & Mike talk about: 'Morbius' has dismal re-release weekend. The situation in U…

Politics & Social Issues

Tragedy in Uvalde

June 2, 2022

A mass shooting in Uvalde, TX has resulted in the deaths of over 20 children and their teachers. On this week's show, Mike & Mike work through their thoughts and feelings on the matter. *This episode was recorded on Tuesday,…

About the Hosts

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Mike Shea

Host/Producer

Mike Shea is a veteran stand-up comic of over 15 years. He’s also an amateur writer and an award-winning filmmaker.

Mike currently resides in Dayton, OH with his cat Rosie and her dramatic sense of entitlement.

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Mike Wells

Co-Host

Mike Wells is a veteran stand-up comedian from Dayton, OH who has achieved small amounts of virality with his raunchy one-liner jokes & tweets.