Comedy Bang Bang: The Podcast

Comedy Bang Bang: The Podcast Podcast

Join host Scott Aukerman ("Comedy Bang! Bang!" on IFC, "Mr. Show") for a weekly podcast that blends conversation and character work from today's funniest comedians. While Scott begins by traditionally interviewing the celebrities, the open-door policy means an assortment of eccentric oddballs can pop by at any moment to chat, compete in games, and engage in comic revelry. With all that, and regular bonus episodes, we bet your favorite part will still be the plugs!

591 Flula Borg, Shaun Diston, Lily Sullivan, Tim Baltz
Returning champion Flula Borg joins Scott to chat about remaking A Star Is Born, his obsession with the South, and The Boss Baby: Back in Business. Then, Sprague The Whisperer producing manager at Mosaic returns to talk about losing a big client. Later, newly married Kayla Dickie returns along with her new husband Jud Wiebe to discuss what Jud has been up to in the years since he’s been missing....

590 Andrea Savage, Matt Besser, Madeline Walter
Actress, writer, and comedian Andrea Savage makes a triumphant return to talk about the second season of her truTV show “I’m Sorry,” the freedom of total creative control, and peeing next to Michael Jackson. Plus, noted musician Jackson Maine stops by to reflect on the recent movie about his life, and businesswoman Linda Watermark drops in to share some surprising sales statistics. This episode is sponsored by Squarespace (www.squarespace.com/BANGBANG code: BANGBANG), Stamps.com (www.stamps.com code: BANGBA...

589 Patton Oswalt, Andy Daly
Comedian extraordinaire Patton Oswalt joins Scott to talk about the second season of A.P. Bio, whether King Kong did nothing wrong, and which superhero he would want to portray in a motion picture. Then, Dalton Wilcox, Poet Laureate of the West returns to announce his new name.This episode is brought to you by Roman (www.getroman.com/BANGBANG), Dexter Guff is Smarter Than You podcast, Thomas’ English Muffins, and Hotel Tonight (www.hoteltonight.com)....


588 Jason Mantzoukas, Thomas Middleditch
Old friend Jason Mantzoukas (How Did This Get Made?, The Long Dumb Road) joins Scott once again to talk about pets, making their own Hamilton, and pizza pants. Then, 17-year-old Kaitlin stops by to talk about her YouTube channel.This episode is brought to you by Squarespace (www.squarespace.com/BANGBANG), Capterra (www.capterra.com/BANGBANG), ZipRecruiter (www.ziprecruiter.com/CBB)....

587 Maya Erskine, Anna Konkle, Dan Lippert, Ronnie Adrian
Maya Erskine and Anna Konkle, stars and creators of PEN15 join Scott to talk about their show in 8 words or less, slushies, and the Family Feud hosts. Then, publicist Seth Berkowitz stops by to talk about representing MoviePass. Plus, Perry Gordon, mogul and CEO of Motorville Records drops by to talk about some of his ‘60s hits.This episode is brought to you by Leesa (www.leesa.com/BANGBANG), Roman (www.getroman.com/BANGBANG), State Farm, and Stamps.com (www.stamps.com code: BANGBANG)....

586 Rhea Butcher, Colton Dunn, Ryan Gaul
Comedian extraordinaire Rhea Butcher joins Scott to talk about the writing process, top 3 things to get rid of from a daily routine, and touring with many fart jokes. Then, cool astronaut Devon Westinghouse drops by to talk about his upcoming trip to space. Plus, detective James P. Garity stops by to talk about a cold case he’s been investigating.This episode is brought to you by Leesa (www.leesa.com/BANGBANG), Hotel Tonight (www.hoteltonight.com), State Farm (www.statefarm.com), Legal Zoom (www.legalzoom.c...


585 Matt Walsh, Lauren Lapkus, Dhruv Uday Singh
Actor and improviser Matt Walsh (Veep, UCB) joins Scott and Traci Reardon to interpret the poster of Matt’s new film Under the Eiffel Tower and talk about Traci’s new documentary. Then, up-and-coming filmmaker Allen Woody stops by to talk about his directorial debut. Plus, everyone plays a game of Riddle Me This!This episode is brought to you by Squarespace (www.squarespace.com/BANGBANG) and Capterra (www.capterra.com/BANGBANG)....

584 John Hodgman, Paul F. Tompkins, Will Hines
Humorist John Hodgman (Judge John Hodgman, Vacationland) joins Scott to talk about secret families, what he did to prepare for officiating a wedding, and his career as the character “Monica Geller” on Friends. Then, Alimony Tony stops by to sing some of his parody songs. Later, odds and ends man Rupert Sharp drops by to promote his home services.This episode is brought to you by eero (www.eero.com/BANGBANG) and Stamps.com (www.stamps.com code: BANGBANG)....

583 Chelsea Peretti, Drew Tarver, John Gemberling
Fan favorite Chelsea Peretti (Brooklyn Nine-Nine) joins Scott to talk about Batman, favorite snacks, and saying bye to Brooklyn Nine-Nine. Then, 80s new wave singer Martin Sheffield Lickly returns to perform some new personal music. Plus, sensitive predator alien Chitter Chitter Cluck Click stops by to talk about his organization for young predators.This episode is brought to you by Squarespace (www.squarespace.com/BANGBANG), Roman (www.getroman.com/BANGBANG), and Leesa (www.leesa.com/BANGBANG code: BANGBAN...


582 Sam Richardson, Joe Wengert, Mary Sohn
Actor and comedian Sam Richardson (Detroiters, Veep) joins Scott to talk about his YouTube Premium series Champaign ILL, fake mustaches, and object work. Later, NBA Head Coach GanVundi stops by to address some of his behavior on and off the court and answer Seinfeld trivia. Plus, Scott’s mom’s friend Deb stops by to pick up Scott to go to Souplantation....

581 Matt Ingebretson, Jake Weisman, Ego Nwodim, Mary Scheer
Matt Ingebretson and Jake Weisman of Comedy Central’s Corporate join Scott to chat about how they met, the twists and turns you can expect on the new season of their show, and concerts. Then, Willamina Wonka stops by to talk about her past marriages with the two William Wonka brothers. Later, Doreen Blachly, head curator of the Los Angeles Libraries drops by to correct all incorrect facts. Plus, a game of Would You Rather?This episode is brought to you by Hotel Tonight (www.hoteltonight.com), Leesa (www.lee...

580 Ben Schwartz, Horatio Sanz
Ben Schwartz and Horatio Sanz join Scott to ring in the New Year and share what they want to achieve in 2019. Then, professional baseball player Johnny Salese stops by to share the story of the birth of Mr. Met. Later, storyteller Chris Grezlik stops by to play a game of Riddle Me This. Plus, the debut of a brand new Closing Up the Plugs Bag Theme Song!This episode is brought to you by I’m Sorry on truTV and Stamps.com (www.stamps.com code: BANGBANG)....


Best of 2018 Pt. 4
Scott and Paul F. Tompkins have arrived to the final part of the Best of Comedy Bang! Bang! 2018 countdown with numbers three, two, and one as voted by YOU. Happy New Year!This episode is brought to you by Squarespace (www.squarespace.com code: BANGBANG) and Hotel Tonight....

Best of 2018 Pt. 3
Celebrate New Year’s Eve with Scott and Paul F. Tompkins as they continue to countdown the Best of Comedy Bang! Bang! 2018 episodes with numbers six through four. See you next year!...

Best of 2018 Pt. 2
Scott and Paul F. Tompkins continue the Best of 2018 Comedy Bang! Bang! countdown with numbers ten through seven. You’re welcome!...


Best of 2018 Pt. 1
This Christmas Eve Scott and Paul F. Tompkins give you the gift of the Comedy Bang! Bang! Best of Countdown! Join them as they countdown numbers fourteen through eleven of the Best CBB episodes of 2018 as voted by YOU listeners. Tune in Thursday for Part 2!This episode is brought to you by Squarespace (www.squarespace.com/BANGBANG), Leesa (www.leesa.com/bangbang code: BANGBANG), and Roman (www.getroman.com/BANGBANG)....

579 Xmas 2018 w/ Jason Mantzoukas, Jon Gabrus, Paul F. Tompkins, Lauren Lapkus, Shaun Diston, Zeke Nicholson, Jessica McKenna, Mike Hanford, Will Hines, Tim Baltz, Ryan Gaul, Thomas Middleditch, Nick Wiger
Join Scott as he invites old friends and new friends to celebrate the greatest Holiday tradition, the Comedy Bang! Bang! Holiday Spectacular! Expect appearances from Jason “Heynong Man” Mantzoukas, intern Gino Lambardo, Santa Claus, Big Sue Claus, Rudi North, John Lennon, and many more!This episode is brought to you by The Jeselnik and Rosenthal Vanity Project, The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, Espresso Monster, and Sonos (www.sonos.com)....

578 Paul F. Tompkins, Bobby Moynihan
Scott brings listeners an exclusive interview with Cal Solomon, one of the original members of The Sugar Hill Gang. As Cal talks about his relationship with The Sugar Hill Gang, the caped crusader Batman bursts into the studio. Will Batman prevail in his mission to save the world from darkness? Why does Batman have a grudge against Tony Shalhoub? Tune in to find out! This episode is brought to you by Hopsy (www.tryhopsy.com/BANGBANG code: BANGBANG)....


577 Flula Borg, Shaun Diston, Lily Sullivan
Returning champion Flula Borg joins Scott to chat about participating in a sexy contest, his new podcast Boom Time, and shares tips to get into a better mood. Then, advisor Sprague The Whisperer arrives to give some special career advice to Scott. Plus, girlfriend Kayla Dickie stops by to talk about being pumped about the truck her boyfriend just bought.This episode is brought to you Squarespace (www.squarespace.com/BANGBANG code: BANGBANG), Stamps.com (www.stamps.com code: BANGBANG), and Leesa (www.leesa.c...

576 Andy Daly, Tim Baltz
Health teacher Joe Bongo is back again with his trusty bongos! Joe joins Scott to talk about being involved in the most expensive car accident, how he incorporates his bongos during his Sex Ed classes, and his podcast pilot “Drivin’ and F**ckin’.” Plus, Randy Snutz returns to talk about his girlfriend bringing catastrophe into his life and to pitch his very own podcast.This episode is brought to you by The Jeselnik and Rosenthal Vanity Project, Keeps (www.keeps.com/BANGBANG), Sonos (www.sonos.com), and Espr...

575 Don’t Stop Or We’ll Die, Mike Hanford, Zac Oyama
Paul Rust and Michael Cassady of Don’t Stop or We’ll Die join Scott and guest co-host John Lennon of The Beatles to play live versions of songs off their new album “Dazzle Me” and share the origin of the album’s name. Plus, actor Keantwo Reeves stops by to talk about being a full time Keanu Reeves impersonator for hire.This episode is brought to you by The Rosenthal and Jeselnik Vanity Project, Leesa (www.leesa.com/BANGBANG code: BANGBANG), The Shivering Truth on Adult Swim, and Roman (www.getroman.com/BANG...


574 Conan O’Brien, Paul F. Tompkins, Lauren Lapkus, Mary Holland
Conan O’Brien and Scott meet in the middle as they chat about his new podcast “Conan O’Brien Needs A Friend” on Earwolf, his treasured memory of spending a day with John Candy, and stealing the Robin costume from Burt Ward in college. Then, hoteliers Pat and Scat Hamptoncrat stop by to talk about making their home in Sandusky, Ohio a place for people to stay in. Plus, a special appearance from home maker Prudence Farth.Check out Conan O'Brien Needs a Friend: applepodcasts.com/teamcocoThis episode is brought...

573 Adam Cayton-Holland, Alana Johnston, Ben Rodgers
Comedian extraordinaire and friend of the show, Adam Cayton-Holland joins Scott to chat about his new memoir “Tragedy Plus Time,” getting notes on the book from his family, and describes the process of recording the audiobook. Then, social activist Diane Templeton stops by to talk about her Women’s Empowerment Group. Plus, cameraman Jack Furz arrives to talk about trying to track down the vigilante known as Nite Wolf.This episode is brought to you by Espresso Monster, Leesa (www.leesa.com/BANGBANG code: BAN...

572 Jason Mantzoukas, Paul F. Tompkins
Jason “Heynong Man” Mantzoukas joins Scott once again to chat about his new film The Long Dumb Road, Gremlins, and rhinos before an alien by the name of Buttonwillow McKittrick floats into the studio to warn them about a great danger to the human race. What could the impending danger be? Tune in to find out!This episode is brought to you by Espresso Monster, Warby Parker (www.warbyparker.com/bangbang), Keeps (www.keeps.com/BANGBANG), and Fallout 76....


571 Jon Gabrus, Betsy Sodaro, Will Hines
Scott is joined by intern Gino Lambardo to chat about rebooting an A.1. Steak Steak Sauce commercial before Queen Cleopatra arrives to squash rumors that history has spread about her. Plus, rope trick expert Idaho stops by to talk about being hired for crime gangs.This episode is brought to you by Red Dead Redemption 2, ZipRecruiter (www.ziprecruiter.com/CBB), Sonos (www.sonos.com), and Stamps.com (www.stamps.com code: BANGBANG)....

570 David Wain, Thomas Middleditch, Shaun Diston
Comedian, writer, friend of the show and so much more David Wain joins Scott to make a magical announcement on this week’s Comedy Bang! Bang! David teams up with Thomas Middleditch to share sound effect records, recap David’s lawsuits, and to help Scott with his movie idea. Then, self-proclaimed fan favorite Rudi North drops in to talk about his new job, and California native Brody Broderson stops by to seek help for a skin condition.This episode is sponsored by Rockstar Games - Red Dead Redemption 2 (www.r...

569 Emily Heller, Drew Tarver, Dan Lippert, Ryan Rosenberg, Jon Mackey
Comedian extraordinaire Emily Heller joins Scott to stand up for the entire episode and chat about her new stand-up album “Pasta,” her best joke, and Barry buying a zoo in season 2 of HBO’s Barry. Then, TV personalities Luke and Matthew stop by to talk about some of the merchandise they sell on QVC. Later, TV personalities Chris and Billy drop by to talk about starting a new network together called The Foods Channel.This episode is brought to you by Squarespace (www.squarespace.com/BANGBANG code: BANGBANG) ...


568 Ike Barinholtz, Dhruv Uday Singh, Mary Sohn
Actor, writer, comedian Ike Barinholtz joins Scott once again to talk about his new film The Oath, which he has written, directed and stars in, the main crucial scene he will be in for the next Star Wars, and his next project inspired by The Net which involves several impressions. Then, playwright Lin-Manuel Miranda stops by to talk about branching out from Hamilton toward other artistic avenues. Later, matchmaker Nadine Funts arrives to talk about her community matchmaker business.This episode is brought t...

CBB BONUS: Let Threedom Ring
Scott, Paul, and Lauren abandon their regular show formats to spend some quality time together on a new podcast. Check out the first two episodes of Threedom in your favorite podcast app. Subscribe to Threedom to hear more free episodes every Thursday. Check out Threedom in Apple Podcasts: applepodcasts.com/threedom...

567 Lennon Parham, Nick Kroll, Gil Ozeri
Radio DJ Forsythia, host of Night Scapes on WIND joins Scott as this week’s co-host after being kicked out of her studio by her lover and land lord Sergei. Sergei stops by to give his side of the story before writer/co-creator of Big Mouth Nick Kroll arrives to talk about everything that has changed with the new season of Big Mouth. Plus, super villain Bane shows up to test out some of his new comedy material.This episode is brought to you by Couples Therapy, ZipRecruiter (www.ziprecruiter.com/CBB), Espress...


566 Taran Killam, Paul Brittain, Ryan Gaul
Prized horse fighters Bever Hopox, Chico Hands, and Bisby St. Hancock aka The Calvins Triplets stop by Comedy Bang! Bang! once again! This time around, they join Scott while on their press tour to talk about their big plans of franchising and going international with their prized horse fighting business. Remember, ya gotta laugh!This episode is brought to yo by Casting Call Show (www.castingcallshow.com), Leesa (www.leesa.com/BANGBANG), LegalZoom (www.legalzoom.com code: BANGBANG), Hotel Tonight (www.hotelt...

565 Jason Mantzoukas, Mary Holland, D’Arcy Carden
The Heynong Man himself, Jason Mantzoukas is back to join Scott to chat about which reality competition show they’d want to be on, not wanting to be a hoarder, and the historic fact that blew Jason’s mind. Then, amateur chef Eugenia Wobbles stops by believing she was going to be on a competition baking show. Later, a mysterious guest from Scott’s past appears. Tune in to find out who it is!This episode is brought to you by Squarespace (www.squarespace.com/BANGBANG), Stamps.com (www.stamps.com code: BANGBANG...

564 Zach Galifianakis, Andy Daly, Nicole Parker
Zach Galfianakis (Baskets) returns to join Scott to chat about how the writers get prepared to write Baskets, his brand, and making bricks. Then, royal watcher Byron Denniston is back to talk about his interactions with royal babies. Plus, superstar musician Celine Dion stops by in her search for inspiration for her new album.This episode is brought to you by Hotel Tonight (www.hoteltonight.com), Leesa (www.leesa.com/BANGBANG), Keeps (www.keeps.com/BANGBANG), Stitch Fix (www.stitchfix.com/BANGBANG)....


CBB BONUS: The Andy Daly Podcast Pilot Project Returns
Andy Daly and Matt Gourley stopped by to talk about Season 2 of of The Andy Daly Podcast Pilot Project. Season 2 kicks off with Dalton Wilcox. Check it out and subscribe for more podcast pilots from Gil & Golly, Joe Bongo, and Don DiMello.  Check out The Andy Daly Podcast Pilot ProjectApple Podcasts: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/andy-daly-podcast-pilot-project/id774375605?mt=2&at=1l3va5V&ct=cbbStitcher: https://bit.ly/StitcherADPPP...

563 CHVRCHES, Edi Patterson, Holly Prazoff
Scottish synth-pop band CHVRCHES joins Scott this week to chat about where they nap, debating in a Moot, and their new album "Love Is Dead." Plus, they play acoustic versions of songs off the album. Then, entrepreneur Bean Dip returns to discuss her past romances, and fellow businessperson Mary Lisa drops by to explain how she’s capitalizing on an unexpected talent.This episode is sponsored by Squarespace (www.squarespace.com/BANGBANG code: BANGBANG) and Leesa (www.leesa.com/BANGBANG)....

562 Max Silvestri, Matt Besser, Joe Wengert
Comedian Max Silvestri joins Scott to chat about being featured in Netflix’s The Comedy Lineup, the coolest town in America, and the superiority of the English whistle. Then, background actor Daniel Faraway stops in to share his favorite catchphrases, and politician Roman D’O’Grots arrives to pitch his solution to a pressing campaign issue.This episode is sponsored by Monster Energy, Leesa (www.leesa.com/BANGBANG), ZipRecruiter (www.ziprecruiter.com/CBB), and Stamps.com (www.stamps.com code: BANGBANG)....


561 Andy Richter, Zach Reino, Tawny Newsome
Comedic powerhouse and show friend Andy Richter of Conan returns to talk to Scott about secret beach hideouts, creepy cartoons, and his deep knowledge of pop culture. Plus, Pokémon trainer Dash Grabum reappears to discuss his new strategy for catching monsters, and emergency responder Hekla Jonsdottir stops by to offer a stern message against reckless tourism.This episode is sponsored by Squarespace (www.squarespace.com/BANGBANG code: BANGBANG), The Black Tux (www.theblacktux.com/BANGBANG), and LegalZoom (w...

560 Ben Schwartz, Jessica McKenna, Will Hines
Ben Schwartz of Solo Bolo fame joins Scott to talk about his new film Blue Iguana, which commercial would make a great movie, and the last album they bought physically. Then, Phil Shorts the Puzzle Master and Hypnoto the Mesmerist stop by to talk about designing word searches and using the dark arts to lull people into a state of mesmerization in that order.This episode is brought to you by Squarespace (www.squarespace.com/BANGBANG), Leesa (www.leesa.com/BANGBANG), and Keeps (www.keeps.com/BANGBANG)....

559 Bobby Moynihan, Eugene Cordero
Entrepreneurs Jen and Berry join Scott to chat about their hometown of Saint Louie Obispo, California, being inseparable since birth, and their own line of organic frozen ice. Is there more than meets the eye with Jen and Berry? Tune in to find out!This episode is brought to you by Hotel Tonight, Warby Parker (www.warbyparker.com/bangbang), Stamps.com (www.stamps.com code: BANGBANG), and ZipRecruiter (www.ziprecruiter.com/CBB)....


558 Casey Wilson, Drew Tarver, Zac Oyama
Fellow Earwolf podcaster and friend of the show Casey Wilson joins Scott to talk about her upcoming Bitch Sesh tour, her Oscar Parties, and to have a regular conversation like they would have off air. Then, 80s new wave singer Martin Sheffield Lickly drops by to sing some of his hits. Plus, credit card points expert Chase Varner stops by to share a great tip on how to accumulate an infinite amount of credit card points.This episode is brought to you by Ben & Jerry’s (store.benjerry.com) and Microsoft's soci...

557 Carl Tart, Madeline Walter
Lead singer of the iconic band Cameo, Larry Blackmon joins Scott for a one on one chat on a very special episode of Comedy Bang! Bang! They’ll get into the origin of Cameo’s smash hit “Word Up,” how Larry got involved with the band, and what Larry keeps in his safe. As Larry and Scott continue their conversation, an Edible Arrangements delivery person by the name of Nance drops by with a gift for Scott. But is there more to Nance? Tune in to find out!This episode is brought to you by Squarespace (www.square...

556 Kristian Bruun, John Gemberling, Gil Ozeri, Zeke Nicholson
Returning favorite Kristian Bruun of Orphan Black fame joins Scott to talk about his new show “Carter,” his home town of Toronto, and baked beans. Then, pro gamers Erupt and Sweatch stop by on their tour to tell us about the pact they made with their fans. Plus, telenovela star Raul DeLaMancha drops by to talk about his show “Amor Sexo Ratoncitos.”This episode is brought to you by Leesa (www.leesa.com/BANGBANG), Black Tux (www.blacktux.com/BANGBANG), and Ben & Jerry’s (store.benjerry.com)....


555 Cameron Esposito, Paul F. Tompkins, Matt Gourley
Stand-up comedian Cameron Esposito joins Scott this week to talk about Edward Penishands, her new special “Rape Jokes,” and website tips. Then, JW Stillwater enters the studio to talk about seeing the Universal Studios Hollywood play WaterWorld: A Live Sea War Spectacular. Plus, Valley stuntman Cal Buckley pops in to tell us about playing The Deacon in the WaterWorld stunt show and his many other roles over his 30 year career.This episode is brought to you by Hotel Tonight, Keeps (www.keeps.com/BANGBANG), Z...

554 Horatio Sanz, Thomas Middleditch
Actor, comedian and SNL alum Horatio Sanz joins Scott to talk about what hats he wears and why they’re so popular. Plus, they’re joined by entrepreneur Lyle Cummings to discuss the difference between sherbert and ice cream, and middle school superintendent Peppers McGilly gets on the phone to reflect on his work with Lyle to improve education in Macon County.This episode is sponsored by Squarespace (www.squarespace.com code: BANGBANG), The Black Tux (www.theblacktux.com/BANGBANG), and Leesa (www.leesa.com/b...

553 Lakeith Stanfield, Ego Nwodim, Mary Sohn
Actor Lakeith Stanfield joins Scott to talk about his first performances, auditioning for FX’s Atlanta, and his new film Sorry to Bother You. Then, dialect coach Darlington Cassel stops by to take us through a selection of her accents, and department store employee Nancy Yi drops in to explain why she isn’t having fun at her job.This episode is sponsored by Ben & Jerry's (www.store.benjerry.com), ZipRecruiter (www.ziprecruiter.com/CBB), and HotelTonight....


552 "Weird Al" Yankovic, Ryan Gaul, Edi Patterson
Former CBB band leader “Weird Al” Yankovic joins Scott to reflect on hitting the road for his Ridiculously Self-Indulgent, Ill-Advised Vanity Tour, getting relaxed on stage, and putting in the hard work for all 77 shows. Then, physician Dr. Peter Fash returns to check up on Scott’s diet, and entrepreneur Bean Dip stops by to market some of her wares.Listen to “Weird Al” Yankovic’s “Ridiculously Self-Indulgent, Ill-Advised Vanity Tour” on Stitcher Premium. For a free month, go to stitcherpremium.com/weirdal ...

551 The Sloppy Boys, Jon Gabrus, Shaun Diston
The Sloppy Boys (Mike Hanford, Tim Kalpakis, Jefferson Dutton) joins Scott and intern Gino Lambardo to talk about how they decided to start a band, the incident that changed them from doing covers to original songs, and to perform songs live in-studio off their debut album “Lifelong Vacation.” Then, author Devin O’Shea stops by to read excerpts from his book about his alien encounter in 1983.This episode is brought to you by Mission to Zyxx, Anders, Hello Fresh (www.hellofresh.com/bangbang30), and Black Tux...

550 Jason Mantzoukas, Andy Daly
Jason “Heynong Man” Mantzoukas joins Scott once again to talk about the butt reveal, his beard level, and to give us an update on his love life. Then, professional water-skier and Sha Na Na superfan Hot Dog returns to talk about his big news of being inducted into the Water Skiing Hall of Fame.This episode is brought to you by Squarespace (www.squarespace.com/BANGBANG) and Leesa (www.leesa.com/BANGBANG)....


549 Jessica St. Clair, Lennon Parham, Brian Huskey, Paul Scheer
It's the season for moms and proms! Live from the Marina Del Rey Public High School gymnasium, it’s a Prom Womptacular with Marissa Wompler, Miss Listler, Marissa’s stepdad Dr. Seth Wompler, former teacher C.S. Steers, and more surprise guests! Will prom be everything Marissa has hoped it would be? Can C.S. win the approval of a student’s father? Tune in to find out!This episode is sponsored by Stamps.com (www.stamps.com code: BANGBANG) and The Black Tux (www.theblacktux.com/BANGBANG)....

548 Gillian Jacobs, Paul F. Tompkins, Lamar Woods, Tawny Newsome
Gillian Jacobs of Netflix’s LOVE returns to Comedy Bang! Bang! to talk about her new film Ibiza on Netflix and skeletons before Lavinia Marsh Caruthers aka Shevel Knievel the Lady Daredevil bursts into the studio to talk about which stunt she’s most proud of performing. Later, tourist Carmine visits from Brooklyn to tell us about his LA trip. Plus, Scott’s postal worker eDream Vignette stops by to deliver some packages.This episode is brought to you by Squarespace (www.squarespace.com code: BANGBANG), Legal...

547 John Mulaney, Seth Morris, Betsy Sodaro
Stand-up comedian John Mulaney joins Scott to talk about the process of writing transitions for his new special Kid Gorgeous at Radio City, where he would like to haunt as a ghost, and his celebrity net worth. Then, sports bar poet Clovis Mandrake stops by to read some of his work. Plus, former teapot Mrs. Potts returns to talk about her new love interest. This episode is brought to you by Rick & Morty, Joe Pera Talks With You on Adult Swim, and Black Tux (www.blacktux.com/BANGBANG)....


546 Sean Clements, Hayes Davenport
Sean Clements and Hayes Davenport from Hollywood Handbook and Hollywood Handbook: Pro Version join Scott once again to plug their show and pitch 69 Stitcher Premium show ideas....

545 Reggie Watts, John Tejada, Jeremy Rowley, Alison Rich
Old friend and colleague Reggie Watts and fellow musician John Tejada join Scott to play songs off the new album Casual High Technology from their project Wajatta. Then, former sports fan Ming drops by to discuss the ins and outs of cult life. Later, upstairs neighbor Margarite Shoes comes down to report an emergency.This episode is sponsored by Amazon Music Unlimited (www.amazonmusic.com), Leesa (www.leesa.com/BANGBANG), Stamps.com (www.stamps.com code: BANGBANG), Rover (www.rover.com/cbb code: cbb), and S...

544 Michael Ian Black, Nick Thune, Zac Oyama, Holly Prazoff
Professional comedian Nick Thune join Scott to stay on script and talk about his upcoming stand-up comedy tour along with Michael Ian Black as they await for Michael to arrive to the studio. Later, bouncer Kenny Takahashi stops by to ask for advice on how to stick up for himself at The Nasty Rat bar. Plus, Melissa from the Analytics department to chat about how to integrate murder into the podcast to help bump the listener numbers.This episode is brought to you by Squarespace (www.squarespace.com/BANGBANG),...


543 9th Anniversary: Sean Clements, Hayes Davenport, Lauren Lapkus, Paul F. Tompkins, Shaun Diston, Zeke Nicholson, Ego Nwodim, Madeline Walter
It’s been 9 amazing years of Comedy Bang! Bang! Where does the time go? Scott celebrates with show favorites under the watchful eye of his corporate supervisors. We’ll hear from returnees and newcomers alike including a professional employee, an adventurer, a developer of new ideas, and many more special guests!This episode is sponsored by Squarespace (www.squarespace.com/BANGBANG code: BANGBANG), Leesa (www.leesa.com/BANGBANG), and FTD (www.ftd.com/mothersday)....

542 Phoebe Robinson, Madeline Walter, Ronnie Adrian
Comedian Phoebe Robinson joins Scott to talk about the origin of her podcast-turned-HBO special 2 Dope Queens, her second essay collection ‘Everything’s Trash, But It’s Okay,’ and her latest workout routine. Then, television personality Mary Berry stops by to stomp out nasty rumors about herself, and athlete Bertrand “Sweet Sauce” Gilmore explains how he got his nickname before showing off his most famous tricks on the court.This episode is sponsored by Amazon Music Unlimited (www.amazonmusic.com), Stamps.c...

541 Thomas Middleditch, Ben Schwartz
Thomas Middleditch and Ben Schwartz aka Middleditch and Schwartz join Scott to talk about wanting standing ovations for their upcoming live tour, their dream SNL casts, and whether they would shave their head for a role. Later, professional hooker Leonard Stooltap arrives to talk about his new passion of creating sports for babies. Then, stay at home father Mitch Slocum join Scott and Leonard to tell us about his horse accident. Plus, tambourine band leaders Slippy Daniels and Jack Pot stop by to talk about...


540 Jon Hamm, Paul F. Tompkins, Jessica McKenna, Zach Reino
Actor and longtime friend of the show Jon Hamm of Mad Men fame joins Scott to chat about his new film Beirut, breaking the internet, and his middle name. Then, Al A. Peterson aka The Smooth Criminal returns to talk about the number one reason why people use his services to fake their deaths. Later, park ranger Margery Kershaw stops by to tell us about being transferred from her beloved Pinnacles National Park. Plus, Pokemon trainer Dash Grabum arrives to talk about his journey to become a Pokemon monster.Th...

539 Adam Cayton-Holland, Neil Campbell, D'Arcy Carden
Comedian Adam Cayton-Holland (Those Who Can’t) joins Scott to talk about his new special “Adam Cayton-Holland Performs His Signature Bits,” how many ordinaries he’s put out, and shouts out his loved ones. Then, Larry the Loner returns to share some of his profound thoughts he has while driving his motorcycle. Plus, pop stars Dino and Shame aka The Pointing Sisters stop by to sing a couple of their number one hits.This episode is brought to you by Acer (www.acer.com code: BANG), Bespoke Post (www.bespokepost...

538 Chelsea Peretti, Matt Besser, Dhruv Uday Singh
Comedian and star of Brooklyn Nine-Nine, Chelsea Peretti makes her incredible return to Comedy Bang! Bang! Chelsea chats with Scott about the story of her husband falling for her after hearing her on CBB, meeting relatives for the first time in Italy, and puts her hearing to the test. Then, virtual reality director Mick 4D stops by to give everyone notes on how to make their projects more interactive. Plus, Bollywood actor Samir Chakraborty arrives to talk about the roles he’s been booking in Hollywood.This...


537 Thomas Middleditch, Martin Starr
Thomas Middleditch and Martin Starr of HBO’s Silicon Valley are back to chat with Scott about the new season of the show, the importance of flattening out a brain, and watching their fellow Poo Crew member Kumail on the Oscars. Then, accountant Janine Blackwell stops by to tell us about her previous marriages and to sell some Beeswax Band-Aids.This episode is brought to you by Squarespace (www.squarespace.com code: BANGBANG), Hello Fresh (www.hellofresh.com code: BANGBANG30), and Acer (www.acer.com code: ba...

536 Live from SXSW 2018: Tatiana Maslany, Jon Gabrus, Lauren Lapkus, Paul Scheer, James Adomian
Orphan Black’s Tatiana Maslany joins Scott and his intern Gino Lambardo on Comedy Bang! Bang! live from SXSW 2018 in Austin, Texas! They chat about tattoos, Boston accents, and what Tatiana has to say to her haters. Then, Scott’s nephew Todd arrives to make a big announcement about his recent 23andMe results. Later, publicist Scott Jeffries stops by to promote a new indie movie that is directed by Steven Spielberg. Plus, former Deputy Assistant to the President Sebastian Gorka crashes the show to talk about...

535 Peter Serafinowicz, Griffin Newman, Shaun Diston, Natalie Palamides, Courtney Pauroso
Peter Serafinowicz and Griffin Newman of Amazon’s The Tick join Scott on this week’s Comedy Bang! Bang! They chat about The Hulk writing a magazine, whether they get free Amazon Prime, and Michael Jackson coming back to life. Then, self-proclaimed dirt bag Rudi North stops by to talk about his new job as a security guard at Target. Plus, two Los Angeles tourists Shaliyah and Conchneee stop by to tell us about getting legs as mermaids.This episode is brought to you by Squarespace (www.squarespace.com code: B...


Best of 2016 Pt. 4
Finally, the conclusion of the Best of Comedy Bang! Bang! 2016 countdown with special co-host Paul F. Tompkins is here with your Top 3 episodes of the entire year and your number 1 on the Best of CBB Live 2016. Thanks for listening and Happy New Year!This episode is brought to you by Thursday Boots ( www.thursdayboots.com/bangbang )....

Best of 2016 Pt. 3
Scott and Paul F. Tompkins continue counting down The Best of Comedy Bang! Bang! 2016 episodes as they go through numbers seven through four on the count down as well as number two on the Best CBB Live episode of 2016 as voted by YOU. You’re welcome!This episode is brought to you by Squarespace ( www.squarespace.com code: BANGBANG), Blue Apron ( www.blueapron.com/CBB ), and Leesa.com ( www.leesa.com/BANGBANG )....

Best of 2016 Pt. 2
The Best of Comedy Bang! Bang! 2016 count down continues as Scott and Paul F. Tompkins go through numbers eleven through eight on the count down as well as number three on the Best CBB Live episodes of 2016 as voted by YOU. Plus, a special Christmas surprise for all you precious listeners!This episode is brought to you by HUAWEI (www.huawei.fit/comedybangbang) and Leesa.com (www.leesa.com/BANGBANG)....


Best of 2016 Pt. 1
Another year, another special Comedy Bang! Bang! Best of Countdown with Scott and Paul F. Tompkins. Scott and PFT countdown numbers fifteen through twelve of the Best CBB episodes of 2016 and number four of the Best CBB Live episodes of 2016 as voted by YOU listeners. Stay tuned for Pt. 2!This episode is brought to you by Huawei ( www.huawei.fit/comedybangbang ) and Leesa.com ( www.leesa.com/bangbang )....

Best of 2015 Pt. 4
At long last, the conclusion of the Best of Comedy Bang! Bang! 2015 countdown with special co-host Paul F. Tompkins is here with your Top 3 episodes of the entire year. Thanks for listening and Happy New Year!...

Best of 2015 Pt. 3
The Best of Comedy Bang! Bang! 2015 countdown continues with Scott and special co-host Paul F. Tompkins as they go through numbers six, five, and four on the list of the best episodes YOU voted for. Please enjoy and we will see you on New Year's Eve for the final installment!...


Best of 2015 Pt. 2
The best of Comedy Bang! Bang! 2015 continues with Scott and Paul F. Tompkins as they count down numbers ten through seven of the best episodes YOU voted for! Merry Christmas to you all and we'll see you next week for Pt. 3!...

Best of 2015 Pt. 1
As we say farewell to another year of Comedy Bang! Bang! we look back at some of the favorite moments of 2015. Joining Scott is Paul F. Tompkins of SPONTANEANATION to countdown numbers fourteen through eleven of the Best CBB episodes of 2015 as voted by YOU the listener. Stay tuned for Pt. 2 dropping on Christmas Eve!...

336 Harris Wittels, Chelsea Peretti, Adam Scott
4 years ago, maybe the greatest recording in Earwolf history took place. Now, the Farts and Procreation crew aka Harris Wittels, Chelsea Peretti, and Adam Scott return for the fourth time to attempt to recreate the magic. Creak, slam, sit, and chill with the Farts & Pro crew as we hear some gems during Harris’ Foam Corner, an incredible charac from Chelsea, and the hard work (e-mails) that went into making this episode a reality....


Best of 2014 Pt 4
The exciting conclusion of the Comedy Bang! Bang! best of 2014 countdown with Paul F. Tompkins is here with numbers three to one of the best CBB eps that YOU have chosen! Happy New Year!...

Best of 2014 Pt 3
It's getting real close to the end with part three of the Comedy Bang! Bang! best of countdown as Scott and special guest Paul F. Tompkins get into the meat of the matter and count down numbers seven through four. Sit tight and look out for the final installment!This episode is sponsored by Squarespace, Audible , and Casper Mattresses . Use offer code BANGBANG at checkout for some great savings!...

Best of 2014 Pt 2
Merry Christmas to you all! The best of Comedy Bang! Bang! countdown 2014 continues with Scott and special guest Paul F. Tompkins as they count down numbers eleven through eight of the best episodes YOU voted for! Come back Monday for Pt 3!...


Best of 2014 Pt 1
Say bye bye to another year but say hello hello to the new year with the best of 2014 episode of Comedy Bang! Bang! One of our faves, Paul F. Tompkins joins Scott to countdown numbers fifteen through twelve of the best CBB eps of 2014 that YOU voted for. Stay tuned for Pt 2 dropping on Christmas day!This episode is sponsored by Club W , and Bonobos . Use offer code BANGBANG at checkout for some great savings!...

266 Taran Killam, Paul Brittain
Comedy buds Taran Killam and Paul Brittain are back to chat about how to take compliments, if older people should be driving old cars, and why aren't birds shitting on us all the time. Later, Bever Hopox and Chico Hands aka the Calvins twins gallop into the studio to discuss the ostentatious, hypervacious, dualicacious world of prized horse fighting. It's a flip flopping good time!...

Best of 2013 Pt 4
And now the exciting conclusion to the best of 2013 countdown with special guest Paul F. Tompkins. What will be the number one episode of 2013? You'll have to tune in to find out!...


Best of 2013 Pt 3
It's getting real close to the end with part three of the Comedy Bang! Bang! best of countdown as Scott and special guest Paul F. Tompkins count down numbers six through four as well as some b-b-b-bonus-s-s-s clips. Sit tight and look out for the final installment!...

Best of 2013 Pt 2
The best of Comedy Bang! Bang! countdown continues with Scott and special guest Paul F. Tompkins as they go count down numbers eleven through seven of the best episodes YOU voted for along with additional b-b-b-bonus-s-s-s clips. Much love!...

Best of 2013 Pt 1
Alas, we say farewell to another year but never fear because the best of 2013 episode of Comedy Bang! Bang! is here! There were sooo many good episodes this year that we had to step up the countdown to the next level. Making a rare appearance is special guest Paul F. Tompkins who helps Scott countdown numbers fifteen through twelve of the listener selected episodes of the year and some very special b-b-b-bonus-s-s-s clips. Stay tuned for Pt 2 to see which episodes YOU voted for made the list!...


219 Adam Scott, Harris Wittels, Chelsea Peretti
2 years ago, a momentous recording occurred in the Earwolf studios. Now, all the participants have returned once more to recreate the magic. You asked for it and it’s finally happening, Adam Scott, Harris Wittels, and Chelsea Peretti are here for the Farts & Pro threequel! You won’t believe the amazing characs that they got for us this time around. Creak, slam, sit and be mesmerized by the Farts Crew!...

Best of 2012 Pt 2
Wait no longer as the conclusion of the Comedy Bang Bang Best of 2012 is here! We’re counting down the top five episodes as chosen by the listeners and of course more special b-b-b-bonus clips. Join Scott Aukerman and Paul F. Tompkins to see which episodes went head to head for the number one spot and we’ll see you in 2013!...

Best of 2012 Pt 1
Another year has flown by, so what better way to celebrate than to revisit some of the best Comedy Bang Bang moments that YOU voted for! Special guest Paul F. Tompkins makes a rare appearance as he helps Scott Aukerman countdown numbers ten through six of the listener selected episodes of the year and some very special b-b-b-bonus clips. Stay tuned for Pt 2 to see which episodes made it to the top of the list!...


166 Adam Scott, Harris Wittels, Chelsea Peretti
Last year, an episode of Comedy Bang Bang was made that, to put it simply, changed the world. Nearly a year later, can the magic be replicated? We've brought back Harris Wittels, Adam Scott, and Chelsea Peretti, and they're here for more songs, characters, foam, two-man shows, life advice, and plugs! Is the world ready to be changed again? It better be!...

120 Adam Scott,Harris Wittels,Chelsea Peretti
This week's episode of Comedy Bang Bang is devoted to all the Parks and Recreation fans in the audience. We've jam packed the show with Parks and Rec insiders from Chelsea Peretti to Harris Wittels and even Adam Scott! If you like the unique cast of crazies that Pawnee offers, you'll love hearing Chelsea Peretti's brand new characters. Maybe you watch the show for the compelling relationships: Prepare for the deep, meaningful, fascinating relationship between Jack and his brother-in-law Bryan from Carl's Lu...

95 Natasha Leggero,Harris Wittels,Matt Besser
Creak! Slam! Sit down for some Comedy Bang Bang: The Podcast! This week's episode has everything you love about the show; the music of Phish and pussy jokes! Natasha Leggero, Harris Wittels, and Harris' protege King Henry VI are our guests, along with Natasha and Harris' new characters Maude and Jack. Death-Ray fans know Jimmy Stewart to be dismissive, but we've unearthed some footage that proves that he's also winning. Be sure to vote in the Harris' Phone Corner Poll at our blog, and come visit us next Sun...