The Toy Department

The Toy Department features radio professionals Matt Kolsky and Derek Madden discussing, debating and dissecting all things sports, entertainment and pop culture. It's a free-wheeling, unfiltered chat about the lighter side of the modern world.

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The Toy Department – Episode 38

In Episode 38, Derek Madden and Matt Kolsky open with a brief discourse on geography before getting into more of what you might call their wheelhouse with discussions of: College football (2:05) wherein Madden makes Kolsky explain why he doesn’t really...


 2016-09-08  51m

The Toy Department – Episode 37

In Episode 37, Derek Madden and Matt Kolsky return without the illustrious Kate Scott to talk about: The series finale of HBO’s The Night Of (2:55), and whether it lived up to the high bar set by the series in general… Followed by a little bit of gener...


 2016-08-31  1h5m

The Toy Department – Episode 36

In Episode 36, Derek Madden and Matt Kolsky present you with a VERY special episode of the Toy Department podcast, featuring: USA’s Mr. Robot (3:45) and whether it went completely off the rails with its most recent episode… SPOILER ALERT!!


 2016-08-25  1h14m

The Toy Department – Episode 35

In Episode 35, Derek Madden and Matt Kolsky open with Madden’s impending death via Metallica (you’ll see) before getting into: The idea of a single band or artist (like the aforementioned Metallica) transcending their genre to the point that they fully...


 2016-08-19  1h2m

The Toy Department – Episode 34

In Episode 34, Derek Madden and Matt Kolsky open with a recounting and reviewing of their weekend at Outside Lands music festival in San Francisco, and then discuss: Netflix’s new show Stranger Things (14:30) and the guys’ differing opinions on the exp...


 2016-08-11  1h13m

The Toy Department – Episode 33

In Episode 33, Derek Madden and Matt Kolsky briefly celebrate each other and their partnership before diving RIGHT in to discuss: Madden’s trip to Lollapalooza, Madden & Kolsky’s impending meeting at SF’s Outside Lands,


 2016-08-04  55m

The Toy Department – Episode 32

In Episode 32, Derek Madden and Matt Kolsky briefly revisit their intense golf argument from last week, but avoid falling too deeply down that hole… Instead they get in some quick hitters on: The new HBO drama The Night Of (3:00) and Derek’s confidence...


 2016-07-28  58m

The Toy Department – Episode 31

In Episode 31, Derek Madden and Matt Kolsky deliver an ACTUAL “mini” episode of The Toy Department… They dive into: A brief debrief of the first half of Kolsky’s nutty Phish adventures… (2:00) Spoiler alert – he’s enjoying himself 🙂 KimYe v.


 2016-07-21  44m

The Toy Department – Episode 30

In Episode 30, Derek Madden and Matt Kolsky threaten to do a “mini” episode of The Toy Department… but it was an empty threat, because after opening with a discussion of the summer doldrums, they spend about an hour talking about: MLB’s Home Run Derby ...


 2016-07-14  1h6m

The Toy Department – Episode 29

In Episode 29, Derek Madden and Matt Kolsky are living in a Post-Game-of-Thrones-Season-6 World (and Kolsky is on the phone from his car) but they still manage to soldier on with a podcast discussing: Kevin Durant’s decision to join the Golden State Wa...


 2016-07-07  49m