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Cut To Black: A Sopranos Sitdown

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What more could be said about The Sopranos? Well, frankly quite a bit! Join seasoned Sopranos vet Jim Scampoli and Sopranos virgin (yes they exist) Jakob Burrows as they embark on a journey through all 6 seasons of The Sopranos starting with episode 1. Whether you have seen them all multiple times or you are just now getting around to it, there will be adventure, excitement and plenty of gabagool. Interact during the live recordings on our Youtube channel or send comments and thoughts to showswhatyouknowshow@gmail.com

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What more could be said about The Sopranos? Well, frankly quite a bit! Join seasoned Sopranos vet Jim Scampoli and Sopranos virgin (yes they exist) Jakob Burrows as they embark on a journey through all 6 seasons of The Sopranos starting with episode 1. Whether you have seen them all multiple times or you are just now getting around to it, there will be adventure, excitement and plenty of gabagool. Interact during the live recordings on our Youtube channel or send comments and thoughts to showswhatyouknowshow@gmail.com

iTunes Ratings

39 Ratings
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This show is like Chinese food....

By Ursistas crotch - Dec 17 2019
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You’ll want more 5 min later. The co-host is huge blow hard douche and that ruined the show.

Great podcast

By yankee fannn <3333333 - Jul 07 2019
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Love it!

iTunes Ratings

39 Ratings
Average Ratings
29
6
3
0
1

This show is like Chinese food....

By Ursistas crotch - Dec 17 2019
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You’ll want more 5 min later. The co-host is huge blow hard douche and that ruined the show.

Great podcast

By yankee fannn <3333333 - Jul 07 2019
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Love it!
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Cut To Black: A Sopranos Sitdown

Latest release on Feb 20, 2020

The Best Episodes Ranked Using User Listens

Updated by OwlTail 7 days ago

Rank #1: S01E03 – “Denial, Anger, Acceptance” – Cut To Black – A Sopranos Sitdown

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In our third Sopranos Sitdown we get into S01E03 “Denial, Anger Acceptance” of The Sopranos! Should you work for your friends? How does a Hasidic divorce work – if at all? And what’s the difference between speed and meth anyway? All important questions answered in this third episode of Cut To Black – A Sopranos Sitdown.

Want your opinions on the show? Email them to us at showswhatyouknowshow@gmail.com. Please subscribe and review on iTunes and remember to spread the word to your Sopranos-loving friends – or maybe Sopranos newcomers like Jakob? For more from Jim Scampoli check out Jim and Them for more from Jakob Burrows check out Awesomepedia.

Jan 31 2018

1hr 11mins

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Rank #2: S01E05 – “College” – Cut To Black – A Sopranos Sitdown

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This week Jim and Jakob get together to discuss the episode that Time Magazine lists as the best episode of The Sopranos and TV Guide has labelled it the #2 TV Episode of all time. Does this mostly standalone episode live up to the hype? Can Tony be fully honest with his daughter? And will Carmella give into sin during a night of sacrament? All this and more in the new episode of CUT TO BLACK – A Sopranos Sitdown.

Want your opinions on the show? Email them to us at showswhatyouknowshow@gmail.com. Please subscribe and review on iTunes and remember to spread the word to your Sopranos-loving friends – or maybe Sopranos newcomers like Jakob? For more from Jim Scampoli check out Jim and Them for more from Jakob Burrows check out Awesomepedia.

Feb 14 2018

57mins

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Rank #3: Sopranos Sitdown S05E12 – “Long Term Parking” – Cut To Black

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What Empire Online calls the greatest Sopranos episode ever is finally here for us to discuss! Tony and Carmella are coming to an agreement to get back together, Christopher and Adrianna will never be the same and the drama in New York takes an interesting turn. Join Jim and Jakob as they discuss the penultimate episode of The Sopranos Season 5



What’s your opinion? Email us at showswhatyouknowshow@gmail.com or tweet @showswhatuknow. Please subscribe and review on iTunes and remember to spread the word to your Sopranos-loving friends – or maybe Sopranos newcomers like Jakob? For more from Jim Scampoli check out Jim and Them and for more from Jakob Burrows check out Awesomepedia.

Jun 30 2019

1hr 13mins

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Rank #4: Sopranos Sitdown S02E13 – “Funhouse” – Cut To Black

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Season 2 comes to a close and Jim and Jakob are here to break it down. Things seem to be going great for Tony as the Richie situation has taken care of itself and he doesn’t have to worry about the murder bid after the witness recants, but a bad bit of food poisoning is sending Tony down a spiral through his subconscious as he has one more thing left to face.

What’s your opinion? Email us at showswhatyouknowshow@gmail.com or tweet @showswhatuknow. Please subscribe and review on iTunes and remember to spread the word to your Sopranos-loving friends – or maybe Sopranos newcomers like Jakob? For more from Jim Scampoli check out Jim and Them and for more from Jakob Burrows check out Awesomepedia.

Jul 15 2018

1hr 17mins

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Rank #5: S01E08 – “The Legend Of Tennessee Moltisanti” – Cut To Black – A Sopranos Sitdown

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We are passed the halfway point for Season 1 of The Sopranos and it looks like things are starting to fall in place for Tony and his multitude of conflicts both internal and external, but in this episode we shift focus to one Christopher Moltisanti as the show starts to flesh out the people in Tony’s life. This is the first time we spend a little time in Christopher’s head space but it will not be the last. What say Jim and Jakob on this week’s episode!? When will Italian Americans finally get their fair shake? And will AJ Soprano ever catch that fly? All this and more in the latest episode of CUT TO BLACK: A SOPRANOS SITDOWN!

Want your opinions on the show? Email them to us at showswhatyouknowshow@gmail.com. Please subscribe and review on iTunes and remember to spread the word to your Sopranos-loving friends – or maybe Sopranos newcomers like Jakob? For more from Jim Scampoli check out Jim and Them for more from Jakob Burrows check out Awesomepedia.

Mar 06 2018

1hr 19mins

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Rank #6: Sopranos Sitdown S06E01 – “Member’s Only” – Cut To Black

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We are back to dig into Sopranos Season 6! Jim and Jakob are here to discuss the episode “Member’s Only” where we get to spend some more time with Eugene a soldier in the Soprano family as well as catch up with Tony Soprano that seems to have had some very good years since we last saw him.



What’s your opinion? Email us at showswhatyouknowshow@gmail.com or tweet @showswhatuknow. Please subscribe and review on iTunes and remember to spread the word to your Sopranos-loving friends – or maybe Sopranos newcomers like Jakob? For more from Jim Scampoli check out Jim and Them and for more from Jakob Burrows check out Awesomepedia.

Jul 27 2019

1hr 13mins

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Rank #7: S01E04 – “Meadowlands” – Cut To Black – A Sopranos Sitdown

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Jim and Jakob check in this week with episode 4 of season 1 “Meadowlands”, we get a nice dose of Tony’s home life and work life and how they overlap and we see the fallout after the events of last week’s episodes. Also since it is Sopranos and it is 1999 we get some hilarious technology and AJ trying to catch a bug! All this and more!

Want your opinions on the show? Email them to us at showswhatyouknowshow@gmail.com. Please subscribe and review on iTunes and remember to spread the word to your Sopranos-loving friends – or maybe Sopranos newcomers like Jakob? For more from Jim Scampoli check out Jim and Them for more from Jakob Burrows check out Awesomepedia.

Feb 07 2018

1hr 1min

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Rank #8: “Goodfellas” – Cut To Black – A Sopranos Sitdown

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We finished season 1 of The Sopranos so this week we’re taking a detour and discussing Goodfellas before getting into season 2 next week. Come join the discussion of this classic Scorsese joint!

What’s your opinion? Email us at showswhatyouknowshow@gmail.com or tweet @showswhatuknow. Please subscribe and review on iTunes and remember to spread the word to your Sopranos-loving friends – or maybe Sopranos newcomers like Jakob? For more from Jim Scampoli check out Jim and Them and for more from Jakob Burrows check out Awesomepedia.

Apr 18 2018

1hr 4mins

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Rank #9: Sopranos Sitdown S03E11 – Pine Barrens – Cut To Black

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We made it! We are finally discussing Pine Barrens, thought of as one of the greatest Sopranos episodes ever! Chris and Paulie are lost in the woods, steaks go flying at people’s heads and of course that lovable Russian. But what does Jakob think about this episode? Being an entitled millenial that spouts off about Breaking Bad and Youtube does he have the attention span to appreciate art like this? Find out on the latest episode of Cut To Black!

What’s your opinion? Email us at showswhatyouknowshow@gmail.com or tweet @showswhatuknow. Please subscribe and review on iTunes and remember to spread the word to your Sopranos-loving friends – or maybe Sopranos newcomers like Jakob? For more from Jim Scampoli check out Jim and Them and for more from Jakob Burrows check out Awesomepedia.

Oct 09 2018

1hr 11mins

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Rank #10: S02E03 – “Toodle-Fucking-Oo” – Cut To Black – A Sopranos Sitdown

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Uh oh, we got ourselves a new character, Richie Aprile has been released from jail after doing a 10 year bid and he is already making waves for Tony Soprano. Just one more thing for Tony to worry about as Meadow Soprano throws a huge party trashing her grandmother’s house. “IN YOUR GRANDMOTHER’S HOUSE!?” Jim and Jakob go over all of that and more in the new episode of Cut To Black!

What’s your opinion? Email us at showswhatyouknowshow@gmail.com or tweet @showswhatuknow. Please subscribe and review on iTunes and remember to spread the word to your Sopranos-loving friends – or maybe Sopranos newcomers like Jakob? For more from Jim Scampoli check out Jim and Them and for more from Jakob Burrows check out Awesomepedia.

May 06 2018

1hr 14mins

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Rank #11: Sopranos Sitdown S03E02 – Proshai, Livushka – Cut To Black

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Jim and Jakob are discussing episode 2 of season 3, entitled “Proshai Livushka” big things happen and we get some pay off to our discussion of the movie “The Public Enemy”

What’s your opinion? Email us at showswhatyouknowshow@gmail.com or tweet @showswhatuknow. Please subscribe and review on iTunes and remember to spread the word to your Sopranos-loving friends – or maybe Sopranos newcomers like Jakob? For more from Jim Scampoli check out Jim and Them and for more from Jakob Burrows check out Awesomepedia.

Aug 07 2018

1hr 12mins

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Rank #12: S02E02 – “Do Not Resuscitate” – Cut To Black – A Sopranos Sitdown

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Is it DNR or DNA? I need to know so I can finish up my school report or blab to my grandma and cause all kinds of drama! AJ Soprano is back in full form in this episode and we get some progress on Tony and Uncle June’s relationship and so much more! Join along with Jim and Jakob as we discuss episode 2 of Sopranos Season 2!

What’s your opinion? Email us at showswhatyouknowshow@gmail.com or tweet @showswhatuknow. Please subscribe and review on iTunes and remember to spread the word to your Sopranos-loving friends – or maybe Sopranos newcomers like Jakob? For more from Jim Scampoli check out Jim and Them and for more from Jakob Burrows check out Awesomepedia.

Apr 29 2018

1hr 5mins

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Rank #13: Sopranos Sitdown S03E01 – “Mr. Ruggiero’s Neighborhood” – Cut To Black

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It is time for season 3! Jim and Jakob discuss and breakdown the premiere of season 3 “Mr. Ruggerio’s Neighborhood” and lament the time we have to spend with the feds over our lovable Tony Soprano crew, but we are very thankful for the knowledge of shoelaces and just how filthy they can be. All this and more in the latest episode of CUT TO BLACK!

What’s your opinion? Email us at showswhatyouknowshow@gmail.com or tweet @showswhatuknow. Please subscribe and review on iTunes and remember to spread the word to your Sopranos-loving friends – or maybe Sopranos newcomers like Jakob? For more from Jim Scampoli check out Jim and Them and for more from Jakob Burrows check out Awesomepedia.

Jul 30 2018

34mins

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Rank #14: Sopranos Sitdown S05E05 – “Irregular Around the Margins” – Cut To Black

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As he faces the possibility that he may have skin cancer, Tony must also deal with his intense feelings for Adriana. Translation: Tony blew his load all over the sun visor

What’s your opinion? Email us at showswhatyouknowshow@gmail.com or tweet @showswhatuknow. Please subscribe and review on iTunes and remember to spread the word to your Sopranos-loving friends – or maybe Sopranos newcomers like Jakob? For more from Jim Scampoli check out Jim and Them and for more from Jakob Burrows check out Awesomepedia.

Apr 17 2019

51mins

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Rank #15: Sopranos Sitdown S05E01 – “Two Tonys” – Cut To Black

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Can you believe we are at Season 5 already? There is an end in sight as we are heading towards that final cut to black, BUT NOT YET! We still have some greatness to breakdown, some come along for the ride with Jim and Jakob.



What’s your opinion? Email us at showswhatyouknowshow@gmail.com or tweet @showswhatuknow. Please subscribe and review on iTunes and remember to spread the word to your Sopranos-loving friends – or maybe Sopranos newcomers like Jakob? For more from Jim Scampoli check out Jim and Them and for more from Jakob Burrows check out Awesomepedia.

Mar 06 2019

1hr 3mins

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Rank #16: Sopranos Sitdown S05E02 – “Rat Pack” – Cut To Black

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We get another peek inside the FBI as they continue to try to take down the Soprano family, Steve Buscemi makes his awaited debut and in classic Sopranos fashion plays against type! All this and more!



What’s your opinion? Email us at showswhatyouknowshow@gmail.com or tweet @showswhatuknow. Please subscribe and review on iTunes and remember to spread the word to your Sopranos-loving friends – or maybe Sopranos newcomers like Jakob? For more from Jim Scampoli check out Jim and Them and for more from Jakob Burrows check out Awesomepedia.

Mar 27 2019

55mins

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Rank #17: Sopranos Sitdown S05E13 – “All Due Respect” – Cut To Black

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We are here to deliver our SUPER-SIZED discussion of the Sopranos Season 5 finale, “All Due Respect”! Tensions continue to heat up between Jersey and New York as Tony doesn’t want to eat shit from Johnny and Phil Leotardo is out for blood. AJ may have found his calling and some little kids sing “Mr Tambourine Man”, all this and more!

What’s your opinion? Email us at showswhatyouknowshow@gmail.com or tweet @showswhatuknow. Please subscribe and review on iTunes and remember to spread the word to your Sopranos-loving friends – or maybe Sopranos newcomers like Jakob? For more from Jim Scampoli check out Jim and Them and for more from Jakob Burrows check out Awesomepedia.

Jul 07 2019

1hr 29mins

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Rank #18: Sopranos Sitdown S05E09 – “Unidentified Black Males” – Cut To Black

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Sorry about the delay but Jim and Jakob are back with some more Cut To Black! Picking up with Season 5, we check in with episode 9 as we get a further glimpse into the lives of Meadow and Finn and we find out that Tony and Carmella getting back together may be a bit presumptuous.



What’s your opinion? Email us at showswhatyouknowshow@gmail.com or tweet @showswhatuknow. Please subscribe and review on iTunes and remember to spread the word to your Sopranos-loving friends – or maybe Sopranos newcomers like Jakob? For more from Jim Scampoli check out Jim and Them and for more from Jakob Burrows check out Awesomepedia.

Jun 02 2019

1hr 4mins

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Rank #19: Modern Times – Die Hard Meets Fake News

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NEW PODCAST ALERT!

In Blank Meets Blank we invent a new TV show every episode, starting with two random hat drawings and ending with a pilot, a first season summary and a fantasy cast. This is something we’ve been working on behind the scenes for a while (eagle-eared listeners will note references in this pilot to cement this fact) and we’re really glad to finally share the first episode!

If you enjoy this new podcast, please subscribe to our feed for Blank Meets Blank and leave a review on Apple Podcasts. We’ll be releasing season 1 of Blank Meets Blank, consisting of 6 – 10 episodes, and then take a break to evaluate and possibly record season 2. If you want this show to stick around, let us know with a review!

Aug 30 2019

1hr

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Rank #20: S01E06 – “Pax Soprana” – Cut To Black – A Sopranos Sitdown

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We are back this week with episode 6 of Season 1 of “The Sopranos”, titled Pax Soprana. This episode reels things in a bit after the small detour we took with Episode 5 “College” as the show re-introduces the Jersey drama between Tony and Uncle Junior and we learn a lot about Tony Soprano’s erections. We also discuss the pros and cons of binging a show and the current tactic we are using as we absorb an episode a week. Come along for the ride and remember we live stream on our Youtube page every Sunday!

Want your opinions on the show? Email them to us at showswhatyouknowshow@gmail.com. Please subscribe and review on iTunes and remember to spread the word to your Sopranos-loving friends – or maybe Sopranos newcomers like Jakob? For more from Jim Scampoli check out Jim and Them for more from Jakob Burrows check out Awesomepedia.

Feb 19 2018

54mins

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