Laugh Around ‘The Bonfire’ with Big Jay Oakerson and Dan Soder on Faction Talk

‘The Bonfire,’ co-hosted by stand-up comedians Big Jay Oakerson and Dan Soder, airs weeknights from 5–7pm ET.

Jackie Kolgraf
February 18, 2022

The Bonfire,” co-hosted by comedians Big Jay Oakerson and Dan Soder, airs weeknights 5–7pm ET on Faction Talk (Ch. 103).

What you’ll hear on ‘The Bonfire’

Each night on “The Bonfire,” Oakerson and Soder deliver their signature charm and wit, leading to hysterical, candid conversations covering the worlds of comedy, sports, and entertainment.

They also offer fans a chance to gather around the bonfire and call in to discuss the top stories of the day, and the duo share funny stories from their skyrocketing comedy careers.

About Big Jay Oakerson

Big Jay Oakerson’s easy charm and raw delivery have made him one of the most beloved and easily recognizable comedians in New York City.

His comedy career spans two decades, including regularly headlining venues across the country and playing festivals including Bonnaroo, Jager’s Korn tour, RockStar Energy Drink’s Mayhem Fest, Gathering of the Juggalos, and Funny or Die’s Oddball Festival.

He has also been featured on “This Is Not Happening” with Ari Shaffir, “Comedy Underground” with Dave Attell, FX’s “Louie,” “Inside Amy Schumer,” “Late Night with Jimmy Fallon,” and “Conan.”

Jay’s debut hour-long special, “Big Jay Oakerson: Live At Webster Hall,” premiered on Comedy Central in 2016, and his second special premiered in 2018 as part of “The Degenerates” on Netflix.

About Dan Soder

Dan Soder is a New York City-based comedian and actor who is best known as the fan-favorite character “Mafee” on the hit Showtime series “Billions.”

Soder’s first HBO comedy special, “Son of a Gary,” premiered in December 2019 and is streaming now. His previous special, “The Standups,” premiered on Netflix in 2017, and his first hour-long stand-up special, “Not Special,” premiered on Comedy Central in 2016. Other credits include Comedy Central’s “Half Hour,” “Conan,” “Inside Amy Schumer,” and “@midnight.”

“The Bonfire” moving to Faction Talk follows a five-year successful run on Comedy Central Radio (Ch. 95).