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 41

In Episode 41, Derek Madden and Matt Kolsky open with a brief digression into Peaches & Herb before diving headlong into TONS of topics, including: Recently-retired future first-ballot Hall-of-Famer Kevin Garnett (1:45) and how Derek Madden (wrongly) h...


 2016-10-06  1h10m

The Toy Department – Episode 40

In Episode 40 (hard to believe we’ve made it this far) Derek Madden and Matt Kolsky woke up extra early to talk to you about LOTS of television things and a bit of sports, including: TV sitcoms in general (2:00) and the return/premiere of a few specifi...


 2016-09-22  1h6m

The Toy Department – Episode 39

In Episode 39, Derek Madden and Matt Kolsky return just a day late thanks to scheduling conflicts and bring you discussion of: Their collective disappointment with USA’s Mr. Robot (1:15) and its apparent disinterest in moving the plot along… The start ...


 2016-09-16  1h15m

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