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!
Mary Lynn Rajskub, Ego Nwodim, Carl Tart, Ben Rodgers
Comedian extraordinaire Mary Lynn Rajskub joins Scott to talk about her new stand-up special “Mary Lynn Rajskub: Live at the Pandemic” on Vimeo, receiving an award from Harrison Ford, and offering Scott his first comedy opportunity. Then, Mrs. and Mr. Dash stop by to talk about their failing marriage. Plus, bus accident survivor/film critic Bud Frakely stops by to talk about all of the times he’s survived getting hit by a bus.
Jake Fogelnest, Dan Lippert, Lyric Lewis
Writer/podcaster Jake Fogelnest joins Scott to talk about 2021, name shortening, and his new podcast “I Did It First” over on his Patreon (patreon.com/jakefogelnest). Then, publicist Seth Berkowitz returns to talk about rebranding his new client. Plus, ‘Shell stops by to talk about being a new mother.
Edi Patterson, Paul F. Tompkins
Our old friend Bean Dip returns to talk to Scott about her love life and her Bean family. Then, Cal Solomon, original member of The Sugarhill Gang returns to talk about his plans to make his home into a museum for The Sugarhill Gang.
Ben Schwartz, Horatio Sanz
Ben Schwartz and Horatio Sanz join Scott for the annual tradition of starting off the New Year on Comedy Bang! Bang! They talk about weird childhood food, big plans for 2021, and exclusive spoilers for The Mandalorian & Sonic the Hedgehog. Then, toy makers Skip Weller and Chaniel Leftrowbottom stop by to talk about their toy making process. Later, Shelly Driftwood returns to talk about why he’s babysitting his neighbor Bobby Knuts from the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. Plus, the debut of a brand new Closing Up the Plugs Bag Theme Song!
Best of 2020 Part 4
Happy New Year from Comedy Bang! Bang! Scott and Paul F. Tompkins continue the Best of CBB 2020 countdown as they countdown the final FOUR episodes as voted by YOU listeners. Keep smiling!
Best of 2020 Part 3
The Best of 2020 Comedy Bang! Bang! countdown continues as Scott and Paul F. Tompkins countdown numbers eight through five of the Best CBB episodes of 2020 as voted by YOU listeners. Tune in Thursday for Part 4 to hear which episodes made it to the top!
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Solo bolo...oh no, love this show!
If you’ve ever watched a comic die on stage and enjoyed it with relish, this show is for you. After listening to the best of....ugh, it begged the question: Just how bad are the average episodes. Ugh.
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It makes me larf and that is needed in these trying times. Kooky characters and improv. I like words