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Comedy Bang Bang: The Podcast

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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!

Location:

Los Angeles, CA

Description:

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!

Language:

English

Contact:

P.O. Box 1421 Los Angeles, CA 90078


Episodes

Todd Barry, Jessica McKenna, Casey Feigh, Connor Ratliff, Griffin Newman

2/19/2024
Comedian extraordinaire Todd Barry joins Scott to talk about his new stand-up special “Domestic Shorthair,” his 3 best jokes, and his many lunches with Scott. Then, married couple Bob and Liz Feigh stop by to talk directly to their son Casey. Plus, director James Cameron and the real life CGI Jake Sully of Avatar return to announce more Avatar sequels.

Duration:01:34:42

Jason Mantzoukas, Andy Daly, Paul F. Tompkins

2/12/2024
Friend of the show Jason Mantzoukas joins Scott for the 850th episode of Comedy Bang! Bang! Jason and Scott talk about Y2K, the Terminator, and Freaky Friday Face Off. Then, Byron Denniston and Lord Andrew Lloyd Webber return to talk about their experience attending the coronation of King Charles III.

Duration:01:45:35

Moshe Kasher, Carl Tart, Vic Michaelis

2/5/2024
Comedian and author Moshe Kasher joins Scott to talk about his new book “Subculture Vulture”, consulting on CODA, and being stranded at Burning Man. Then, The Pine-Sol Lady stops by to talk about how she got involved with Pine-Sol. Plus, Tinselina the Green Fairy drops by to bring Scott’s child a gift.

Duration:01:13:19

Zach Woods, Lisa Gilroy, Charlie McCrackin

1/29/2024
Zach Woods joins Scott to talk about his new stop-motion animated comedy series In the Know on Peacock, voice-over, and sleepovers. Then, child development expert Margo Tits stops by to raise awareness for raisin kids. Plus, substitute teacher Mr. Gunlock drops by to fill in for an absent guest.

Duration:01:17:46

Adam Cayton-Holland, Jon Gabrus, Erin Keif, Greg Hess

1/25/2024
Comedian extraordinaire Adam Cayton-Holland joins Scott and guest co-host intern Gino Lombardo to talk about his new stand-up special “Wallpaper” available on YouTube, fatherhood, and Colorado. Then, author Matilda Gravyman returns to talk about making a movie based on Scott’s life. Plus, businessman Benmont Bologna stops by to talk about his new meat flavored cologne business.

Duration:01:08:02

Natasha Lyonne, Jacqueline Novak, Alex Fernie, Sandy Honig

1/22/2024
Actress/filmmaker Natasha Lyonne and comedian Jacqueline Novak join Scott to talk about Jacqueline’s new Netflix special “Get On Your Knees,” based on her off-Broadway one-woman show. Then, toy maker Doug of Melissa & Doug’s Toys stops by to talk about his new toy venture. Plus, rock and roll legend Jenny Power drops by to talk about her comeback tour.

Duration:00:56:33

Jake Johnson, Paul F. Tompkins, Lily Sullivan

1/15/2024
Actor and filmmaker Jake Johnson joins Scott to talk about his new film Self Reliance on Hulu, his podcast We’re Here to Help, and Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse. Then, singer-songwriter Alimony Tony returns to talk about his most recent divorce over the holidays. Plus, writer Bridget Jones returns to share brand new entries from her diary.

Duration:01:34:17

Ben Schwartz, Mary Holland, Eugene Cordero

1/8/2024
Ben Schwartz aka The Elegant Mr. S joins Scott once again for the first CBB episode of 2024! Ben and Scott chat about Sonic the Hedgehog 3, Ben’s improv tour in 2024, and play a game of “Who Is It?”. Then, survival expert Delia Totebag stops by to talk about her masterclass on survival. Scott’s assistant Veronica also joins to assist with the podcast. Later, musicologist Sean Lantern-Phil drops by to talk about the 3 different bites of music. Plus, the debut of a brand new Closing Up the Plugs Bag Theme Song!

Duration:01:12:04

Best of 2023 Part 4

1/4/2024
Scott and Paul F. Tompkins talk about Star Wars before cracking the final TOP 4 episodes of the Best of Comedy Bang! Bang! 2023 countdown as voted by you listeners. Plus, the final round of the Snowman Game!

Duration:01:59:27

Best of 2023 Part 3

1/1/2024
Happy New Year from Comedy Bang! Bang! Celebrate with Scott and Paul F. Tompkins as they continue their countdown with numbers eight through five of the Best CBB episodes of 2023 as voted by YOU listeners. Tune in Thursday for Part 4!

Duration:01:59:42

Best of 2023 Part 2

12/28/2023
The Best of Comedy Bang! Bang! 2023 Countdown continues as Scott and Paul F. Tompkins countdown numbers twelve through nine of the Best CBB episodes of 2023 as voted by YOU listeners. Tune in Monday for Part 3!

Duration:02:08:15

Best of 2023 Part 1

12/25/2023
Merry Christmas and Happy Best Of’s to you from Comedy Bang! Bang! Join Scott and Paul F. Tompkins as they countdown numbers sixteen through thirteen of the Best CBB episodes of 2023 as voted by YOU listeners. Tune in Thursday for Part 2!

Duration:02:28:18

Holiday Spectacular 2023 w/ Jason Mantzoukas, Paul F. Tompkins, Tim Baltz, Lily Sullivan, Shaun Diston, Vic Michaelis, Carl Tart, Drew Tarver, Lisa Gilroy, Dan Lippert, Gil Ozeri, Will Hines

12/18/2023
Join Scott and guest co-host Jason Mantzoukas for that special time of year when old and new friends of the show stop by to celebrate the Comedy Bang! Bang! Holiday Spectacular! Expect appearances from Fred Guinness, Randy Snutz, Carissa, Room Tone Tony, Scott’s lawyer Terry Alamander, professional baseball player Shohei Ohtani, the Pig Shit Twins, Dr. Marty Goldstein, world’s busiest man Ned Belanela, and Harvey the Devil. Happy Holidays from CBB!

Duration:02:48:39

Edi Patterson, Dave Theune, Jacob Wysocki, Allison Dunbar

12/11/2023
Co-host with the Co-most Bean Dip (aka Bean Dip the ShopliftahBabiee) joins Scott to discuss their love for the game, Bean Dip's thoughts on the afterlife, and what's with the Friday after Thanksgiving? Then, Robby Delmuda - child lawyer - joins to introduce his lady-friend Deeana Bermuda. After they make a specific request of Scott and his friend Jack UCLA, property manager Rhonda Batuchi opens up about her go-cart dreams and time in a cult, and RJ Dudley (aka the beloved Fart Sack) shares industry woes.

Duration:01:28:14

John Early, Mitra Jouhari, Amanda Lund

12/4/2023
Comedian extraordinaire John Early joins Scott to talk about his HBO comedy special John Early: Now More Than Ever, Beatlemania, and his Toni Collette fan website. Then, composer Angelina Leviosa stops by to share some of her TV interstitial songs. Plus, author Marabel May drops by with tips on how to save your marriage.

Duration:01:10:02

Chelsea Peretti, James Mannion, Ben Rodgers

11/27/2023
Beloved comedian Chelsea Peretti of Farts and Pro fame joins Scott once again to talk about the relaunch of her iconic podcast Call Chelsea Peretti, bear attacks, and her bio. Then, census taker Micah Fellows stops by to talk about his life as a census taker. Plus, Uncle Jellyfish brings Little Pepper the Singing and Dancing Boy for a very special performance.

Duration:01:38:53

Jon Hamm, Drew Tarver, Ryan Gaul

11/20/2023
The strike is over and stars are back! Actor and friend of the show Jon Hamm returns to talk about the new fifth chapter of FX’s Fargo, The Morning Show, and how actors secretly memorize lines on set. Then, music festival expert Jesse stops by to recommend what to do at Coachella. Plus, finance expert Doug Gropes returns to discuss his program to make people financially secure and read real reviews from program participants.

Duration:01:09:13

Edgar Wright, Paul F. Tompkins, Vic Michaelis, Matt Apodaca

11/13/2023
Writer/director extraordinaire Edgar Wright joins Scott to talk about his new animated Netflix series “Scott Pilgrim Takes Off.” Then, undersea explorer Brock Lovett returns to talk about his quest to recover twenty billion dollars from a sunken Spanish Galleon. Afterwards, visual artist Quiet the Mime stops by to talk about their journey into miming. Plus, henchman Marcus Green joins the gang to explain why he’s organizing a class-action lawsuit against Spider-Man.

Duration:01:47:13

Dan Wilson, Paul Rust, Erin Keif, Casey Feigh

11/6/2023
Singer-songwriter Dan Wilson joins Scott to talk about the return of Semisonic, his meeting with Liam Gallagher, and performs a song from the new Semisonic album “Little Bit of Sun.” Then, entertainment reporter AJ Zap stops by to share his entertainment predictions for 2024. Later, illusionist Criss Angel drops by to talk about his Vegas show Mindfreak. Plus, the world’s greatest podcast guest Donk Poop swings by with pitches to make the podcast go viral.

Duration:01:26:51

Felicia Day, Betsy Sodaro, Mano Agapion, Devin Field

10/30/2023
Actor/writer Felicia Day joins Scott to talk about her new fantasy comedy Audible original Third Eye, Comic-Con parties, and brand deals. Then, twin actors Selma and Blair stop by to talk about spooky pranks they have pulled. Plus, director David Lynch drops by to pitch some new movie ideas.

Duration:01:23:50