Getting To The Truth In This Art with comedian Melvin Penn

In this episode of Getting To The Truth In This Art, comedian and podcaster, Melvin Penn, stops by to talk with Rob about life, humor and getting through the ups and downs of being an entertainer.

After dropping out of college, Melvin decided to build a career around making people laugh. Now, Melvin spends his time traveling, performing with his comedy group and drinking water on a competitive level.

Melvin’s story is a prime example of how life can be strange, but as long as you have a dream and a sense of humor, you’ll never be bored. Later, Rob and Melvin discuss the art of crafting comedy, feeling comfortable outside of your element and the most awkward performances of their careers.

Be sure to check out Melvin on Soup of the Day and keep up to date with him online!Z

Listen to an earlier episode where Rob Lee interviews DJ Ducky Dynamo.

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We’re here to be a voice in and around Baltimore city.

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Rob Lee

Rob Lee, the King snake, Thulsa Doom, Lord Lee and the list goes on. The man has as many aliases as Method Man. He's also man with many interests from pop culture to human behavior. He's patterned his life after bolsterous comedians such as Patrice O'Neal, fictional lovers such as Lee Plenty and Japanese weirdo wrestlers like as Shinsuke Nakamura. If you know who any of these people are, Rob Lee is for you. Check him out on Robcast and Mtrocast weekly on

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