Comedy Bang Bang: The Podcast

Earwolf and Scott Aukerman

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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!

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199 episodes

Bob Odenkirk, James Austin Johnson, Carl Tart

Scott’s old Mr. Show buddy Bob Odenkirk returns to talk about Comic Relief 8, the finale of Better Call Saul, and his future focusing on himself. Then, celebrity chef Bobby Flay stops by to talk about his new cooking show. Plus, lawyer Italiano Jones returns to fight for Scott in a mock trial.

1h 21m
Aug 08
Patton Oswalt, Suzi Barrett, Dave Theune, Peter Banifaz

Comedian and actor Patton Oswalt joins Scott to talk about his new movie I Love My Dad, skipping apps, and his SNL dream cast. Then, scientist Ellen Norton-Simon Harris-Finley Finister stops by to talk about getting kids jazzed about science. Later, Scott’s new neighbor Dean Hormel drops by to invite everyone to his block party. Plus, musician Johnny Scat visits to talk about the scat community.

1h 42m
Aug 01
Paul F. Tompkins, Lauren Lapkus, Mary Holland

Fellow Threedom co-hosts Paul F. Tompkins and Lauren Lapkus join Scott to talk about simping, The Weeknd, and musical instruments. Then, local reporter Haney Dilf stops by to talk about her recent car accident. Later, Carmine DeLonge arrives to show off his special skill. Plus, fencing instructor Jarles whose trapped in the Earwolf Studios stops by for another #classicjarles appearance!

1h 24m
Jul 25
Howard Kremer, Brett Morris, Will Hines, Jacob Wysocki

Howard Kremer and Brett Morris of Who Charted? join Scott to talk about the early beginnings of their podcast, which is once again available for free, as well as in the brand new Chart Mart (whochartedpod.com http://whochartedpod.com). Then, hobbyist Hughie Chism stops by to advocate for ships in bottles. Plus, locomotist Mr. Toots drops by to talk about his job driving trains.

1h 26m
Jul 18
Adam Pally, Jon Gabrus, Ben Rodgers, Lisa Gilroy

Adam Pally and Jon Gabrus join Scott to talk all about their new truTV show “101 Places to Party Before You Die.” Then, cameraman Jack Furz returns to talk about the vigilante Nite Wolf’s latest adversary the Cross Puzzler. Later, intern Gino Lombardo stops by before UK bully Bethany Waterbottle arrives on her bullying rampage. Plus, celebrity litigant Johnny Depp drops by to debut his Bummer of the Week feature.

1h 21m
Jul 11
Jon Daly, Dan Lippert, Ryan Gaul

Accomplished actor Kelsey Grammer joins Scott to talk about the new Frasier reboot, his podcast pitch all about The Kingston Trio, and Jon Daly’s new album “Ding Dong Delicious.” Then, the “real” Superman stops by to talk about his 4th of July plans. Plus, handyman Tobias Boothby drops by to promote his handyman business.

1h 14m
Jul 04
Jack Quaid, Paul F. Tompkins, Tawny Newsome

Actor Jack Quaid joins Scott to talk about the rapture, his role in the latest Scream movie, and showing his butt on Season 3 of The Boys. Then, treasure hunter Brock Lovett returns to talk about having trouble finding any treasure lately. Later, wellness expert Tierna drops by to share some wellness tips. Plus, the ghost of musician Dr. John stops by to settle some unfinished business.

1h 36m
Jun 27
Ryan Rosenberg, Monika Smith, Dave Theune

Prospective buyer Craig Zlist aka Fishy joins Scott to talk about being an independent retailer and his beef money. Then, author Ethel B. Dumphrey drops by to talk about becoming her family’s dog to be closer to her kids. Plus, pharmacist Ernie Schrempf stops by to talk about the discount products over at Schrempf’s Discount Pharmacy Hut.

1h 18m
Jun 20
Shaun Diston, Lily Sullivan, Ronnie Adrian

Plumber Franky Flush joins Scott to talk about his 9 Step plumbing process and the current war with all the other plumbers in the Los Angeles area. Then, traveler Lena Dunhom drops by to talk about organizing a bachelorette party on her most recent trip. Plus, author Jack Lusty stops by to promote his new self-published book “Yes, I Finished.”

1h 32m
Jun 13
Andy Richter, Jon Gabrus, Vic Michaelis, Casey Feigh

TV’s Andy Richter (The Three Questions) joins Scott and intern Gino Lombardo to answer Scott’s Four Questions, share his Burbank celebrity story, and find out why Gino has been in the hospital. Then, teenager Susie Tewman drops by to talk about her secret double life as a foreman. Plus, a young time traveling Scott stops by to save present day Scott from making a big mistake.

1h 23m
Jun 06
Ben Schwartz, Adam Pally, Gil Ozeri

Ben Schwartz, Adam Pally, and Gil Ozeri of the legendary sketch/improv group Hot Sauce join Scott for another backyard era episode! They talk about sabotaging pitch meetings, the memorable van trip to the Montreal Comedy Festival, and their version of House of Gucci. Then, Gabriel Sardinas’ grandson Irving stops by to play some of his grandfather’s secret voice memos. Plus, Scott’s old weed dealer Bro returns to get help naming new weed strains.

1h 24m
May 30
Paul F. Tompkins, Lisa Gilroy, James Mannion

Sugar Hill Gang founder Cal Solomon returns to talk to Scott about his encounter with a genie and his time in the CIA. Then, concerned citizen Peanut Parton stops by to reveal the truth behind Dolly Parton. Plus, TV personality Alan Stubbs of Antiques Roadshow drops by to showcase his professional appraising skills.

1h 51m
May 23
Edi Patterson, Ben Rodgers, Devin Field

W Hotel owner Bean Dip joins Scott once again to talk about her recent trip to Ireland to solve Covid and attending a big celebrity wedding. Then, educator Brooke Flagstaff stops by to talk about the benefits of bathing. Plus, record producer Jack Persimmons drops by to talk about his record label Tone Deaf Records.

1h 38m
May 16
Jonah Ray, Zac Oyama, Ego Nwodim, Heather Anne Campbell

Friend of the show Jonah Ray (Mystery Science Theater 3000) joins Scott for the first ever in-depth Comedy Bang! Bang! interview! Then, falconer Tim Bullock stops by to talk about his missing falcon. Later, attorney Bathina Salts drops by to talk about being a failed divorce attorney. Plus, water ghost Cynthia Blake visits the studio in hopes of solving her murder.

1h 33m
May 09
13th Anniversary: Dan Lippert, Stars, Paul F. Tompkins, Lily Sullivan, Tim Baltz, Ego Nwodim, Shaun Diston, Will Hines

Scott celebrates the 13th Anniversary of Comedy Bang! Bang! with co-host Bill Walton, music by the band Stars, fan favorites, plus newcomers! Special guests dropping by include visual artist Big Chunky Bubbles, social media expert Francesca Bolognese, Richie Castlebaum, Pastor Pasta, Garry the Gardener, and punk rocker Keith Stanley. Thanks for listening to CBB for all these years!

2h 11m
May 02
Claudia O’Doherty, Carl Tart, Brad Evans, Nick Ciarelli

Beloved contest winner Claudia O’Doherty joins Scott once again to talk about fish fingers, how her mom helped her get on the pirate show Our Flag Means Death, and her new show Killing It. Then, athlete/actor O.J. Simpson returns to talk about being Scott’s neighbor, corn mazes, and how he’s been staying safe during lockdown. Plus, film reviewers Kelvin and Travis drop by to share some of their favorite Letterboxd reviews.

1h 21m
Apr 25
Natasha Leggero, Lily Sullivan, Mike Hanford, Peter Banifaz

Comedian extraordinaire Natasha Leggero (The Endless Honeymoon Podcast) joins Scott and guest co-host Kayla Dickie to talk about truck week, Natasha’s new cooking competition show “Rat in the Kitchen,” and Love Is Blind. Then, chef Adjacent Mantzoukas drops by to talk about his new YouTube grilling show. Plus, Dr. Anthony Fauci stops by to answer important medical questions.

1h 28m
Apr 18
Paul F. Tompkins, Drew Tarver, Ryan Gaul

Happy Wet Day to all! Wet Day co-creator Paul F. Tompkins joins Scott to chat about baseball uniforms, Wet Day carols, and the Super Soldier serum. Then, grandfathers Spike and Ike Minksalmon stop by to warn listeners to stay away from their granddaughter. Plus, financial advisor Doug Gropes returns to talk about his multi-layer system on how to spend your stimulus check.

1h 29m
Apr 11
Adam Scott, Will Hines, Suzi Barrett

Adam Scott Aukerman are back together again! Friend of the show Adam Scott joins Scott to talk about the U2 biopic announcement, the first ‘sclusie behind the Party Down revival, and the alternate titles for his Apple TV+ show Severance. Then, shoe designer Thomas Mashed-Potatoes stops by to talk about his love of Oxfords. Plus, novelist Mariska Beenaboutta drops by to talk about her first romance novel.

1h 27m
Apr 04
Jason Mantzoukas, Andy Daly, Paul F. Tompkins

Jason Mantzoukas joins Scott once again to talk about the Carolverse, West Side Story, and Thin Lizzy. Then, royal watcher Byron Denniston returns to talk about the plans for The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee. Plus, The Griz returns to challenge Byron to a duel. Who will be victorious? Tune in to find out!

1h 33m
Mar 28
D’Arcy Carden, Vic Michaelis, Matt Apodaca

Actress and comedian D’Arcy Carden joins Scott to talk about maiden names, the juicy details behind the new season of HBO’s Barry, and babysitting for Bill Hader. Then, babysitter Emma Simon Knee-Keller drops by looking for clients. Plus, concerned citizen Ricky Johnson stops by to talk about living the same day over and over again.

1h 35m
Mar 21
Lennon Parham, Jacob Wysocki, Madeline Walter

Aquatic specialist Dr. Helma Plinkton joins Scott to talk about the Midnight Zone exhibit at her aquarium. Then, theatre owner Barry Bunbuster Barryball stops by to talk about upcoming shows at the Royal English Theatre of Dramatic British Performing Arts. Plus, small business owner Eileen Dogg drops by to promote her line of human grade food for dogs.

1h 10m
Mar 14
John Gemberling, Joe Wengert, Raiza Licea

Small business owner Winston Carmel joins Scott to talk about Ripley’s Believe It or Not, Batman vs. The Terminator, and his business Fix-a-Form. Then, anthropologist Dr. Kevin Kenwait stops by to talk about upcoming trends. Plus, small business owner Phoebe Chi Chi Roo drops by to talk about selling recycled kitty litter glitter.

1h 38m
Mar 07
Langston Kerman, Paul F. Tompkins, Matt Gourley

Comedian/friend of the show Langston Kerman joins Scott and guest co-host Matt Gourley once again to talk about his new TV show Bust Down on Peacock, headbands, and favorite musical notes. Then, Al A. Peterson aka The Smooth Criminal returns to talk about adding a new service to his fake your own death business. Later, artificial intelligence podcast guest P.A.I.G.E. returns to talk about wanting to become a real girl. Plus, Gourley’s band Townland performs songs off their new album “Honey on the Hi-Fi.”   Get Townland’s album “Honey on the Hi-Fi” here: https://townland.bandcamp.com/album/honey-on-the-hi-fi

1h 48m
Feb 28
Anders Holm, Shaun Diston, Jacquis Neal

Actor/comedian Anders Holm joins Scott to talk about his role in the Netflix mini-series Inventing Anna, Ghostbusters, and the important topics he and his Workaholics co-stars discuss on their podcast This Is Important. Then, McGruff the Crime Dog stops by to warn listeners about specific crimes. Plus, Scott’s intern Justin the former Pickup Artist returns to talk about helping Scott write a movie.

1h 33m
Feb 21
Ego Nwodim, Will Hines, Matt Apodaca

Innovator Scapegoat Smith joins Scott to talk about creating the Notes app. Then, productivity expert Jonas Kings drops by to advise everyone to do one thing a day. Plus, restaurateur Dude Fiero stops by in search of the next tasty thing to put on his menu.

1h 44m
Feb 14
David Cross, Tim Baltz, Lisa Gilroy

Comedian/friend of the show David Cross joins Scott to talk about his new stand-up special “I’m From the Future,” Swatter the Musical, and first concerts. Then, Cincinnati playboy Antonio Lambrinidis returns to talk about the many renovations to the Skyline Chili empire. Plus, missing boy Dickie Donnelly stops by in hopes of finding his parents.     Get David’s new special over at https://officialdavidcross.com/

1h 28m
Feb 07
David Wain, Dan Lippert, Ele Woods

Director/writer/comedian David Wain of Wet Hot American Summer fame joins Scott once again for some more Wainscotting! David talks about his new food product, making a musical movie with the Off Book crew, and his famous George Burns impression. Then, broadcaster/NBA superstar Bill Walton returns to promote his new book. Plus, concerned mother Amber Bolt stops by to talk about her daughters’ dance routines.

1h 45m
Jan 31
Roy Wood Jr., Devin Field, Zeke Nicholson, Vic Michaelis

Comedian extraordinaire Roy Wood Jr. joins Scott to talk about his new stand-up special “Imperfect Messenger,” the origin of his Leo Deblin character as seen on The Daily Show, and why he stopped selling prank phone calls. Then, Podcast Rescue host Ron Snapper ambushes Scott to help save the show. Later, community activist Bone Queef returns to promote her new podcast. Plus, dog breeder Willadeene Marie Bates stops by to talk about drowning in Borzoi puppies.

1h 21m
Jan 24
Paul F. Tompkins, Dave Theune, Toni Charline

Song parodist Alimony Tony returns to talk to Scott about his exciting new divorce. Then, attorney Robby Delmuda drops by to talk about representing himself in a major trial. Later, Max the Dog stops by in hopes of getting adopted. Plus, Alimony Tony debuts a new parody song!

1h 40m
Jan 17