47 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.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!)

improv4humans with Matt Besser Earwolf

    • Comedy
    • 4.9 • 2.6K Ratings

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!)

    July 4th Neil Young COVID Hootenanny!

    July 4th Neil Young COVID Hootenanny!

    It’s a Neil Young COVID Hootenanny on this week’s improv4humans LIVE from SXSW! Neil Young welcomes special guests Meat Loaf, Joni Mitchell, Dr. Fauci, Kid Rock, and Sheryl Crow to perform updated versions of their greatest hits and to answer the audience’s burning questions. Featuring John Gemberling, Danielle Schneider, Eddie Pepitone, Nick Thune, and Jessica Michelle Singleton.

    • 1 hr 11 min
    Skunk Trunk Weezer Fight

    Skunk Trunk Weezer Fight

    Chris Gethard and Pam Murphy join Matt Besser for scenes about ethically fighting at a rock show, Disney’s hired heartbreaker, Teal Swan, comedy acts getting real on the issues, and more!

    • 1 hr 9 min
    Steve Earle Plays JERRY JEFF WALKER

    Steve Earle Plays JERRY JEFF WALKER

    Legendary musician Steve Earle joins Brian Huskey, Joel Spence and Matt Besser for a special improv4humans! Steve performs songs off his new tribute album to Jerry Jeff Walker that inspire scenes about writing a song for a salesman, buying up a ghost town, bringing up dead dogs out of nowhere, returning a smashed guitar, and more!

    Check out Steve's new album JERRY JEFF here: http://newwst.com/jerryjeffWE

    • 1 hr 10 min
    ASSSSCAT LIVE at SXSW 2022

    ASSSSCAT LIVE at SXSW 2022

    John Gemberling, Danielle Schneider, and Anthony Atamanuik join Matt Besser LIVE from SXSW! They’ll perform scenes about a bachelor-inspired restaurant, Dixie Cup stand-up, lying to the dentist, pharmaceutical acting, and more!

    • 1 hr 7 min
    The Disneyland Report

    The Disneyland Report

    Mookie Blaiklock, Monika Smith, and Ronnie Adrian join Matt Besser for this week’s improv4humans! Besser recaps his trip to Disneyland and his experiences with rides like Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance, Goofy’s Sky School, Thunder Mountain, and the Teacups to inspire scenes about having to wear a generic wolf costume, fulfilling a vow to ride every single ride, Randy Newman’s long list of cities, and much more!

    • 1 hr 15 min
    Rianne Downey on improv4humans LIVE from SXSW 2022

    Rianne Downey on improv4humans LIVE from SXSW 2022

    Scottish singer-songwriter Rianne Downey joins John Gemberling, Danielle Schneider, and Matt Besser for a LIVE improv4humans from SXSW! Rianne performs songs that inspire scenes about threats of the devil at your door, singing too loudly at a concert, losing a grudge list, insincere awwww-ing, and much more!

    • 52 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
2.6K Ratings

2.6K Ratings

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Best around

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Brocass ,

The best

It doesn’t get better than this. The comedy is unbelievable but the fact that this pod introduces me to such awesome songwriters is a crazy awesome bonus that can’t be overlooked. Very thankful for this podcast!

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