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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

34 Ratings
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Great podcast

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

A lot of fun!

By PopyeDoyle - May 25 2019
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I’ve watched The Sopranos several times over but I’m really enjoying this take, watching the episodes and then listening to the insight by Jim and Jakob is great and points out things I either never thought of nor saw. Looking forward to doing this with other shows.

iTunes Ratings

34 Ratings
Average Ratings
27
3
2
0
2

Great podcast

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

A lot of fun!

By PopyeDoyle - May 25 2019
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I’ve watched The Sopranos several times over but I’m really enjoying this take, watching the episodes and then listening to the insight by Jim and Jakob is great and points out things I either never thought of nor saw. Looking forward to doing this with other shows.
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Cut To Black: A Sopranos Sitdown

Updated 7 days ago

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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

Rank #1: S01E01 – “The Sopranos” – 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

Want your opinions on the show? Email them to us at showswhatyouknowshow@gmail.com. Please subscribe and review on iTunesGoogle Play and/or Stitcher,  and remember to spread the word! For more from Jim Scampoli check out Jim and Them for more from Jakob Burrows check out Awesomepedia.

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The Sopranos S01E01 – “The Sopranos”

Jan 17 2018
54 mins
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Rank #2: Sopranos Sitdown S06E02 – “Join The Club” – Cut To Black

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Who am I? That is the question that Tony Soprano is currently grasping with as he lays in a hospital bed with a gun shot wound to the gut, meanwhile the other Tony is stuck in Costa Mesa with someone else’s life (or briefcase). This is the beginning of the end and death is all around us, it is Sopranos Season 6!

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 05 2019
57 mins
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Rank #3: S02E01 – “Guy Walks into a Psychiatrist’s Office…” – Cut To Black – A Sopranos Sitdown

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After a brief break we’re heading back to New Jersey for a family reunion or two in the first episode of The 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 24 2018
1 hour 5 mins
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Rank #4: Sopranos Sitdown S06E03 – “Mayham” – Cut To Black

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Can we get some mob violence on this show!? Why of course we can, we can start right out with it this week as a matter of fact! Tony is still in limbo, wondering if he just might be Kevin Finnerty, while Silvio is finding out just how lonely it is at the top while everyone else squabbles over who gets what!



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 09 2019
1 hour 14 mins
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Rank #5: 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
1 hour 29 mins
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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
1 hour 13 mins
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Rank #7: 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
34 mins
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Rank #8: Sopranos Sitdown S04E13 – “Whitecaps” – Cut To Black

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We have reached the conclusion to Season 4, “Whitecaps” and we get quite a family war, just maybe not the family we were expecting. Come along for a journey with Jim and Jakob as they discuss the longest episode of the series.



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 01 2019
1 hour 19 mins
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Rank #9: S01E02 – “46 Long” – Cut To Black – A Sopranos Sitdown

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We are back to discuss season 1, episode 2 of the Sopranos “46 Long” as we settle in for the long haul and learn all the trials and tribulations that come along with being involved in the New Jersey mob. Things do start to heat up (oof) between not only Tony and his mother, Olivia, but Christopher isn’t happy with his piece of the pie. All that and more, what are you waiting for?!

Want your opinions on the show? Email them to us at showswhatyouknowshow@gmail.com. Please subscribe and review on iTunesGoogle Play and/or Stitcher,  and remember to spread the word! For more from Jim Scampoli check out Jim and Them for more from Jakob Burrows check out Awesomepedia.

Episodes discussed:

The Sopranos S01E02 – “46 Long”

Jan 25 2018
1 hour 7 mins
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Rank #10: Sopranos Sitdown S04E09 – “Whoever Did This” – Cut To Black

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This is a biggie folks! You were lulled into a false sense of security as this season has been somewhat of a slow burn as far as the mob violence is concerned. We’ve had the tension build, an FBI informant behind the scenes, a stolen girlfriend and a stolen horse, a junkie ready to become the future of the family and it all comes to a head (Get it?)!

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.

Jan 29 2019
1 hour 15 mins
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Rank #11: 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
1 hour 14 mins
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Rank #12: Sopranos Sitdown S03E07 – Second Opinion – Cut To Black

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Jim and Jakob are back to give their own SECOND OPINION (get it?) on the seventh episode of Season 3 “Second Opinion” (now you get it) and the trials and tribulations of Junior Soprano and Carmella Soprano. And as season 3 continues, Tony just seems to be along for the ride!

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.

Sep 14 2018
1 hour 4 mins
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Rank #13: 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
1 hour 11 mins
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Rank #14: Sopranos Sitdown S03E09 – The Telltale Moozadell – Cut To Black

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We did it! We made it to the Lady Gaga episode of the Sopranos! We made it past the Perez Hilton episode and now get to see the Lady Gaga cameo and discuss some of the drama of the director of this episode’s personal life. We also discuss the episode! As things are heating up for Jackie Jr and AJ learns what gutters are, this is season 3 everybody!

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.

Sep 25 2018
1 hour 10 mins
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Rank #15: 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
1 hour 17 mins
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Rank #16: Sopranos Sitdown S02E04 – “Commendatori” – Cut To Black

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Come on a trip with us and Tony Soprano to the MOTHER COUNTRY! We take a trip to Italy, TO DO GOOD BUSINESS, because WHO ELSE HUH? WHO ELSE? Come join Jim and Jakob as we discuss and breakdown Episode 4 of Season 2 enttitled “Commendatori”

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 13 2018
1 hour 3 mins
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Rank #17: “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
1 hour 4 mins
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Rank #18: Sopranos Sitdown S03E05 – Another Toothpick – Cut To Black

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Jim and Jakob are back breaking down Season 3 of The Sopranos, there is quite a bit of death and violence in this episode as things are getting back on track. We talk everything from Carmella and Tony in therapy to a cameo from the original Roc and how Mustang Sally was on Gilmore Girls. 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.

Aug 28 2018
1 hour 10 mins
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Rank #19: S01E13– “I Dream Of Jeannie Cusamano” – Cut To Black – A Sopranos Sitdown

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Jakob and Jim complete season 1 of The Sopranos in style with a super size episode discussing all things season 1 and we move our focus to the future! Also of note that we will have a buffer next week before we dive into Season 2 as we will be discussing the movie Goodfellas in the context of it’s connection to The Sopranos. HOP ON BOARD!

Want 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 for more from Jakob Burrows check out Awesomepedia.

Apr 11 2018
1 hour 37 mins
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Rank #20: 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
1 hour 19 mins
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