Comedy Bang Bang: The Podcast podcast

Comedy Bang Bang: The Podcast

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!

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!

 

#147

Chris Gethard, Lily Sullivan, Dan Lippert, Hannah Pilkes

Comedian, actor, and author Chris Gethard joins Scott and guest co-host Tony Sony to talk about his new book “Dad at Peace,” working with the Wellness Together nonprofit, and Tony’s pizzeria. Then, makeup artist Matthew Zimmerman stops by to talk about working with prosthetic noses in films. Plus, vocal specialist Chutney C. Rabbits drops by to demonstrate her voice psychic ability. ... Read more

14 hrs Ago

1 HR 18 MINS

1:18:15

14 hrs Ago


#146

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

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. ... Read more

19 Feb 2024

1 HR 34 MINS

1:34:42

19 Feb 2024


#145

Jason Mantzoukas, Andy Daly, Paul F. Tompkins

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. ... Read more

12 Feb 2024

1 HR 45 MINS

1:45:35

12 Feb 2024


#144

Moshe Kasher, Carl Tart, Vic Michaelis

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. ... Read more

05 Feb 2024

1 HR 13 MINS

1:13:19

05 Feb 2024


#143

Zach Woods, Lisa Gilroy, Charlie McCrackin

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. ... Read more

29 Jan 2024

1 HR 17 MINS

1:17:46

29 Jan 2024


#142

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

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. ... Read more

25 Jan 2024

1 HR 08 MINS

1:08:02

25 Jan 2024


#141

Natasha Lyonne, Jacqueline Novak, Alex Fernie, Sandy Honig

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. ... Read more

22 Jan 2024

56 MINS

56:33

22 Jan 2024


#140

Jake Johnson, Paul F. Tompkins, Lily Sullivan

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. ... Read more

15 Jan 2024

1 HR 34 MINS

1:34:17

15 Jan 2024


#139

Ben Schwartz, Mary Holland, Eugene Cordero

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! ... Read more

08 Jan 2024

1 HR 12 MINS

1:12:04

08 Jan 2024


#138

Best of 2023 Part 4

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! ... Read more

04 Jan 2024

1 HR 59 MINS

1:59:27

04 Jan 2024


#137

Best of 2023 Part 3

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! ... Read more

01 Jan 2024

1 HR 59 MINS

1:59:42

01 Jan 2024


#136

Best of 2023 Part 2

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! ... Read more

28 Dec 2023

2 HR 08 MINS

2:08:15

28 Dec 2023


#135

Best of 2023 Part 1

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! ... Read more

25 Dec 2023

2 HR 28 MINS

2:28:18

25 Dec 2023


#134

Holiday Spectacular 2023 w/ Jason Mantzoukas, Paul F. Tompkins, Tim Baltz, Lily Sullivan, Shaun Dist...

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! ... Read more

18 Dec 2023

2 HR 48 MINS

2:48:39

18 Dec 2023


#133

Edi Patterson, Dave Theune, Jacob Wysocki, Allison Dunbar

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.  ... Read more

11 Dec 2023

1 HR 28 MINS

1:28:14

11 Dec 2023


#132

John Early, Mitra Jouhari, Amanda Lund

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. ... Read more

04 Dec 2023

1 HR 10 MINS

1:10:02

04 Dec 2023


#131

Chelsea Peretti, James Mannion, Ben Rodgers

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. ... Read more

27 Nov 2023

1 HR 38 MINS

1:38:53

27 Nov 2023


#130

Jon Hamm, Drew Tarver, Ryan Gaul

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. ... Read more

20 Nov 2023

1 HR 09 MINS

1:09:13

20 Nov 2023


#129

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

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. ... Read more

13 Nov 2023

1 HR 47 MINS

1:47:13

13 Nov 2023


#128

Dan Wilson, Paul Rust, Erin Keif, Casey Feigh

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. ... Read more

06 Nov 2023

1 HR 26 MINS

1:26:51

06 Nov 2023


#127

Felicia Day, Betsy Sodaro, Mano Agapion, Devin Field

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. ... Read more

30 Oct 2023

1 HR 23 MINS

1:23:50

30 Oct 2023


#126

Sam Jay, Gil Ozeri, Greg Hess

Stand-up comedian extraordinaire Sam Jay joins Scott to talk about her latest stand-up special Salute Me or Shoot Me, her time writing on SNL, and the differences between New York and Boston. Then, anarchist Bane returns to test out new material for his hour comedy special. Plus, entertainer Benny Sands stops by to talk about what happens during his Vegas show. ... Read more

23 Oct 2023

1 HR 23 MINS

1:23:28

23 Oct 2023


#125

Reggie Watts, Matt Gourley, Amanda Lund, Katie Rich, Holly Laurent

Friend of the show Reggie Watts sticks around after singing the theme song and talks to Scott about his new book “Great Falls, MT”, hamsters, and Superman. Then, Disneyland enthusiasts Cody and Codi stop by to talk about their love for Disney. Plus, soccer moms Janet and Leanne drop by to talk about their hobbies. ... Read more

16 Oct 2023

1 HR 34 MINS

1:34:58

16 Oct 2023


#124

Bob Odenkirk, Edi Patterson, Tim Baltz, Heather Anne Campbell

Longtime friend of the show Bob Odenkirk joins Scott to talk about his new book “Zilot & Other Important Rhymes,” which he co-wrote with his two children. Then, W Hotel owner Bean Dip returns to talk about her experience with vampires. Later, LinkedIn’s Chief Innovation Officer Tom Boreman stops by to talk about what’s new at LinkedIn. Plus, Telli Charcuterie drops by to talk about directing animal mating encouragement videos for endangered species at the zoo. ... Read more

09 Oct 2023

1 HR 26 MINS

1:26:35

09 Oct 2023


#123

Paul F. Tompkins, Mitra Jouhari, Lisa Gilroy

Ballroom dancing instructor Dolores Brainwater joins Scott to talk about making a fortune dancing, her former dancing partner/sweetheart, and M*A*S*H. Then, intern Casey from Ohio stops by to talk about working on the reality show Botched. Plus, concerned citizen Cockroach Rick drops by to talk about getting into politics. ... Read more

02 Oct 2023

1 HR 27 MINS

1:27:47

02 Oct 2023


#122

Aparna Nancherla, Will Hines, Holly Laurent

Stand-up comedian extraordinaire Aparna Nancherla joins Scott to talk about her new book “Unreliable Narrator: Me Myself, and Imposter Syndrome,” coffee tables, and dark chocolate. Then, musician Kurt Slammer stops by to promote his new Blues-Rock album. Plus, actress Ruth Debevoise drops by to talk about her acting career. ... Read more

25 Sep 2023

1 HR 21 MINS

1:21:41

25 Sep 2023


#121

Gary Gulman, Dan Lippert, Dan O'Connor

Stand-up comedian extraordinaire Gary Gulman joins Scott to talk about his new book “Misfit: Growing Up Awkward in the ’80s,” flat foods, and a full circle moment when he appeared on Late Night with guest host David Brenner. Then, legendary music producer Rick Rubin drops by to help Scott produce the podcast. Plus, playwright Ian Chiswick stops by to offer Scott a role in his new play. ... Read more

18 Sep 2023

1 HR 41 MINS

1:41:03

18 Sep 2023