45 episodes

Few names are as synonymous with improv as Matt Besser. Founding member of the Upright Citizens Brigade and a regular performer in the world-famous show Asssscat, Matt has brought his talents to Earwolf with a fully improvised weekly podcast featuring the best improvisers in the universe. Music by Bobby Matthews and Dragoon.

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Few names are as synonymous with improv as Matt Besser. Founding member of the Upright Citizens Brigade and a regular performer in the world-famous show Asssscat, Matt has brought his talents to Earwolf with a fully improvised weekly podcast featuring the best improvisers in the universe. Music by Bobby Matthews and Dragoon.

Looking for the archives? All episodes older than 6 months can be found exclusively on Stitcher Premium, ad-free. Go to stitcher.com/premium and use promo code EARWOLF for 1 month free (and $5 off the annual plan!)

    BESSER’S BEST of MUSIC 2019 with Howard Kremer

    BESSER’S BEST of MUSIC 2019 with Howard Kremer

    Howard Kremer joins Matt Besser to break from the traditional improv4humans format with a special Music Picks episode! Howard and Matt’s music opinions collide as they discuss and debate their top tracks from 2019. Plus, Matt spills the beans on the origin story of his music tastes.

     

    Get your tickets to see improv4humans LIVE at SF Sketchfest 2020 here.

     

    And get the latest on Matt's music opinions by checking out his blog.

    • 1 hr 16 min
    Joker Can't Improvise with Kenny Stevenson

    Joker Can't Improvise with Kenny Stevenson

    Viral sensation Arthur Fleck aka Joker (Kenny Stevenson) joins Matt Besser to talk about the Gotham comedy scene and to workshop some of his material. Plus, Joker and Matt perform two-man scenes based off questions from listener call-ins. 

    • 51 min
    Ian Roberts, Mookie Blaiklock, Lou Wilson

    Ian Roberts, Mookie Blaiklock, Lou Wilson

    Ian Roberts, Mookie Blaiklock, and Lou Wilson join Matt Besser for scenes about a bartender who takes sober New Years resolutions personally, agricultural inventions getting repurposed for sex, and an argument about sissy bars. Plus, a Little League ump’s bad call sparks a chain reaction and anti-marriage jokes go a little too far.

    • 1 hr 21 min
    Jonathan Braylock, James III, Lisa Gilroy, Coach Eric Musselman, Gator Man Robby Stratton

    Jonathan Braylock, James III, Lisa Gilroy, Coach Eric Musselman, Gator Man Robby Stratton

    Jonathan Braylock and James III of Astronomy Club join Lisa Gilroy and Matt Besser for this week’s improv4humans! They’ll perform scenes about a friend with an Aladdin kick, taking bites from a candy house, and doodling for catfish. Plus, special interviews with Arkansas Razorbacks coach Eric Musselman and famed Florida Gator Man Robby Stratton.



    Check out Astronomy Club: The Sketch Show streaming now on Netflix.

    • 1 hr 35 min
    WILD, Vic Michaelis, Ronnie Adrian, Will Hines

    WILD, Vic Michaelis, Ronnie Adrian, Will Hines

    Musical trio WILD joins improvisers Vic Michaelis, Ronnie Adrian, and Will Hines for this week’s improv4humans with Matt Besser! WILD performs songs that inspire scenes about the stress of answering the front door, taking vengeful inspiration from poetry, strong stances on hugging, and a volunteer club’s intense oath of entry.

    • 1 hr 18 min
    Seth Morris, Colton Dunn, John Gemberling, Brett Morris

    Seth Morris, Colton Dunn, John Gemberling, Brett Morris

    Seth Morris, John Gemberling, Colton Dunn, and Brett Morris join Matt Besser for special holiday sing-a-long episode! Songs by The Pixies, Queen, Paul McCartney, Cat Stevens and others inspire scenes about sending your surrogate to a party, the Batman section of the library, lumberjack injuries, a Middle-earth love triangle, and much more.

     

    Check out Matt Besser’s new comedy album Pot Humor here.

    • 1 hr 16 min

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I trully think this podcast along with superegoo estalishes that imprv is not soome chesesie format to be discarded, bit a genuine foorm of comedy and possiby one of the best forms of comedy .

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