104 episodes

Best Show Gems: The Best Of The Best Show On WFMU is a twice-monthly podcast featuring highlights from the full radio show. Classic Scharpling and Wurster calls, amazing phone-ins, random weirdness and more! It's a perfect way for a beginner to get on board, or for a longtime fan to look back and remember when.

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    • Comedy
    • 4.8, 220 Ratings

Best Show Gems: The Best Of The Best Show On WFMU is a twice-monthly podcast featuring highlights from the full radio show. Classic Scharpling and Wurster calls, amazing phone-ins, random weirdness and more! It's a perfect way for a beginner to get on board, or for a longtime fan to look back and remember when.

    Philly Boy Roy Reads 'Twas the Night Before Christmas, Philly-Style', featuring Kurt Vile (originally aired on December 21, 2010) from Dec 23, 2013

    Philly Boy Roy Reads 'Twas the Night Before Christmas, Philly-Style', featuring Kurt Vile (originally aired on December 21, 2010) from Dec 23, 2013

    • 35 min
    A Call from Tom's Godfather Butch Daffodil (originally aired on June 9, 2009) from Dec 9, 2013

    A Call from Tom's Godfather Butch Daffodil (originally aired on June 9, 2009) from Dec 9, 2013

    • 25 min
    Recording Engineer Rick Spangler Thinks a Lot of Things Smell (originally aired on July 13, 2010) from Nov 25, 2013

    Recording Engineer Rick Spangler Thinks a Lot of Things Smell (originally aired on July 13, 2010) from Nov 25, 2013

    • 16 min
    Mike Sajak Is Having a Meltdown (originally aired on March 22, 2005) from Nov 11, 2013

    Mike Sajak Is Having a Meltdown (originally aired on March 22, 2005) from Nov 11, 2013

    • 22 min
    A Halloween Interview with The Creature from POUT (originally aired on October 31, 2000) from Oct 28, 2013

    A Halloween Interview with The Creature from POUT (originally aired on October 31, 2000) from Oct 28, 2013

    • 46 min
    A Call from Basketball Coach Rich McGuiness (originally aired on July 13, 2010) from Oct 14, 2013

    A Call from Basketball Coach Rich McGuiness (originally aired on July 13, 2010) from Oct 14, 2013

    • 33 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
220 Ratings

220 Ratings

craigk0406 ,

I wish these were still going

There’s still gold to be mined from the WFMU years of the Best Show! Oh well, I’m grateful the archives are still available!

Kbag05 ,

Kbag

Wurster is a brilliant drug.

Gabe- Real ,

Legend Gary show

Wait, you thought it was legendary? What's that? No it's referring to Gary Coleman because of his acting- considering what he's been through. No? Well it is. Just listen you will have your mind blown.

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