Comedy Bang Bang: The Podcast

de Earwolf and Scott Aukerman

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!

Episodios

Vanessa Bayer, Will Hines, Edgar Momplaisir

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Actress, comedian, and SNL alum Vanessa Bayer joins Scott to talk about fake laughter, her new podcast with her brother Jonah “How Did We Get Weird?,” and Lean Pockets commercials. Then, lightning enthusiast Brent Finley stops by to talk about his love of lightning. Plus, rapper Mack Attack drops by to talk about coming out of retirement.

Sasheer Zamata, Lily Sullivan, Carl Tart

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Comedian, actor, and Home Economics star Sasheer Zamata joins Scott to talk about the commercial for Home Economics, playing a ghost in the new movie Muppets Haunted Mansion, and witches. Then, party planner Harper L. Cosmopolitan stops by to talk about her new proposal planning business. Later, Reverend Good Feeling drops by to try to convert everyone to the Church of Commercials. Plus, Dina the Dinosaur stops by to talk about being recently unfrozen.

Jason Mantzoukas, Andy Daly, Tim Baltz

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CBB fave Jason Mantzoukas joins Scott once again to chat about Tony the Tiger, West Side Story, and Space Jam. Dalton Wilcox, Poet Laureate of the West also stops by to premiere a new poem and share some big news. Plus, Darren Matichek returns to talk about the membership tiers at his National Bobblehead Museum and Hall of Fame.

724. Ike Barinholtz, Katie Rich, Shaun Diston

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Chicago Party Aunt stars/producers Ike Barinholtz and Katie Rich join Scott and co-host Sprague the Whisperer to talk about how their Netflix animated series Chicago Party Aunt started as a Twitter account, their dream SNL cast, and Avengers auditions. Plus, contest winners Gary and Marge Filipowski stop by to talk about what they’ve been up to during their trip to Los Angeles.

723. Kristian Bruun, Paul F. Tompkins, Suzi Barrett

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Actor and returning champion Kristian Bruun joins Scott to talk about becoming closer friends, dying on the toilet, and his new show Family Law. Then, salesperson Lorenzo Borgia drops by to talk about his new line of poisons. Plus, startup CEO Lane Driver stops by to talk about her new renaming startup.

722. Andy Samberg, Ryan Rosenberg, Neil Campbell

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Friend of the show Andy Samberg returns to talk to Scott about the series finale of Brooklyn Nine-Nine, recall the lyrics to Hollywood Facts, and take a much needed plane break like the old days of CBB. Then, cow farmer Dusty stops by to talk about his daily routine on the farm. Plus, The Answer Seeker drops by to turn the tables on Scott and ask him some questions.

721. Phoebe Bridgers, Ego Nwodim, Drew Tarver

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Musician Phoebe Bridgers joins Scott to talk about her infamous guitar smashing performance on SNL, how many chords are on her latest album “Punisher,” and packing for her Reunion Tour. Then, clergyman Pastor Pasta stops by to talk about his passion for pasta. Plus, driver Fred Head returns to talk about expanding his business driving Beauty Queens.

720. Hannah Einbinder, Monika Smith, Jacob Wysocki

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Comedian and actor Hannah Einbinder joins Scott to talk about sparkling water, her role on the HBO Max show Hacks, and Emmy nomination day. Then, Baby Boy Boy stops by to talk about being raised in a lab and doing adult things. Plus, Tommy the Green Power Ranger drops by to talk about how he was forced to be a Power Ranger.

719. Gillian Jacobs, Will Hines, Dan Lippert

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Actress and podcaster Gillian Jacobs joins Scott to talk about the new season of her podcast Periodic Talks, the Fear Street movie trilogy on Netflix, and Back to the Future Part III. Then, cartographer Henry Sames stops by to talk about his personalized maps. Plus, broadcaster/NBA superstar Bill Walton returns to talk about his summer plans. #GiveItToGilli!

718. Tawny Newsome, Jack Quaid, Ryan Gaul

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The stars of Star Trek: Lower Decks, Tawny Newsome and Jack Quaid join Scott to talk all about the upcoming second season of Star Trek: Lower Decks. Then, background artist Darryl Who stops by to talk about his on set experiences with Owen Wilson. Later, conversation facilitator Billa Beth drops by to share tips on how to start up a good conversation. Plus, singer Thurl Ravenscroft stops by to talk about roasting people on Cameo.

717. Felicia Day, Janet Varney, Matt Apodaca, Holly Prazoff

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Actors/producers/podcasters Felicia Day and Janet Varney join Scott to talk about the new season of their podcast Voyage to the Stars, tattoos, and the difference between RiffTrax and Mystery Science Theater 3000. Then, magician The Great Magna stops by to talk about his search for a rival. Plus, small business owner Mary Lisa returns to talk about starting a political career.

716. Casey Wilson, Paul F. Tompkins, Katie Rich

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Actress, podcaster, author Casey Wilson (Bitch Sesh, Black Monday) joins Scott to talk about her new book The Wreckage of My Presence, the surprise guest at her wedding, and the feeling of being to a place before in a past life. Then, concerned citizen Eddie Lee Capers stops by to boycott the movie Stillwater. Plus, crisis negotiator Connie Depandi drops by to talk about her negotiation process.

715. Haley Joel Osment, Shaun Diston, Joe Wengert, Raiza Licea

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Professional actor Haley Joel Osment joins Scott to talk about his first acting role in a Bigfoot Pizza Hut commercial, The Kominsky Method, and baseball. Then, Mike Ruby the No Stank plumber returns to talk about his new 11 step process. Later, party ambassador JP Fossord stops by to talk about different ways to have fun with honeydew melon. Plus, Yaslenny Madelin drops by to talk about her nonprofit that helps get drugs out of clubs in Miami.

714. Ziwe, Ryan Rosenberg, Jessica McKenna

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Comedian and fashion icon Ziwe joins Scott to talk about her Showtime variety show Ziwe, the evolution of her YouTube/Instagram talk show Baited in which she interviews comedians & celebrities about race, and where she would want to vacation. Then, Scott’s high school basketball coach, Coach Billips stops by to give Scott some notes. Plus, small business owner Chrysanthemum Trummers returns to talk about getting into selling NFTs.

713. Mike Mitchell, Neil Campbell, Carl Tart, Jessica Jean Jardine

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Comedian and movie star Mike Mitchell (The Doughboys) joins Scott to talk about gun training for his role in the new movie The Tomorrow War, attending the star-studded premiere, and possibly being the next James Bond. Then, Maxwell Keeper aka The Time Keeper returns to share his plan of walking the country to teach people about time. Later, Scott’s old heist partner Cleotis Martholobew drops by to exact revenge on Scott. Plus, celebrity chef Wolfgang Puck stops by to talk about the 90’s being back.

712. Max Silvestri, Paul F. Tompkins, Nicole Parker, Jacquis Neal

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Comedian extraordinaire Max Silvestri joins Scott knee to knee to talk about the career opportunities he’s turned down since his legendary 10 minute stand-up set in Nebraska. Then, neighbors Burnt Millipede and Joan Pedestrian return to promote the new season of their podcast The Neighborhood Listen. Plus, author/clergy person Bishop R.L. Bakes returns to talk about his new book series.

711. Patton Oswalt, Meredith Salenger, Drew Tarver, Betsy Sodaro

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The newly married Patton Oswalt and Meredith Salenger join Scott to talk about their new podcast Did You Get My Text? and how they fell in love over text. Then, inventor Henry Heimlich returns to talk about maneuvers to counteract common ways to die. Plus, spokesperson Little Debbie stops by to talk about some new products.

710. Sparks, Edgar Wright, Ben Rodgers, Matt Apodaca

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Director Edgar Wright returns along with Ron Mael and Russell Mael of the band Sparks to talk to Scott all about their new documentary The Sparks Brothers. Then, cameraman Jack Furz returns to spread the word about a stolen car that belongs to the vigilante known as the Nite Wolf. Plus, notorious wimp Buck Tango stops by to make an announcement.

709. Jon Gabrus, Shaun Diston, Will Hines, Mike Hanford

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Intern Gino Lombardo catches up with Scott about taking a confidence class. Then, Sprague the Whisperer returns with a proposal for Gino. Later, salesperson Andy Manders stops by to drum up sales for his chairs. Plus, film reviewer Zoobi Condarino drops by to review some movies.

708. Nikki Glaser, Zach Reino, Zac Oyama

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Comedian extraordinaire Nikki Glaser joins Scott to talk about auditioning for Last Comic Standing as a new stand-up, her experience on Dancing with the Stars, and her daily podcast The Nikki Glaser Podcast. Then, influencer Gareth Cloakman stops by to talk about new and hot trends. Plus, 4th grade teacher Mr. Camp returns to talk about how he’s beefing it at distance learning.

707. Paul F. Tompkins, Dan Lippert, Monika Smith

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Lavinia Marsh Caruthers aka Shevel Knievel the Lady Daredevil joins Scott to talk about her upcoming never before seen stunt. Then, adventurer Bob Parks takes us through his bucket list. Plus, medical professional Mark Patsy stops by looking for a new job.

706. J.B. Smoove, Carl Tart, Will Hines

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Legendary comedian J.B. Smoove (Curb Your Enthusiasm) joins Scott to talk about Sasquatch, his new podcast May I Elaborate, and his dream SNL cast. Then, athlete/actor O.J. Simpson returns to talk about what he’s been up to during lockdown. Plus, Gary the Robot stops by to ease human/robot relations.

705. Bob Odenkirk, Lily Sullivan, Griffin Newman

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Professional actor Bob Odenkirk joins Scott once again to talk about how Better Call Saul will end, his exercise regimen for the action movie Nobody, and his upcoming book “Comedy Comedy Comedy Drama.” Then, social media expert Francesca Bolognese returns to talk about her new position. Plus, disruptor Skints McGlinty returns to make a major cryptocurrency announcement.

704. 12th Anniversary: Jason Mantzoukas, Manchester Orchestra, Andy Daly, Paul F. Tompkins, Jessica McKenna, Tim Baltz, Lily Sullivan, Shaun Diston, Jon Gabrus, Carl Tart, Dan Lippert, Ego Nwodim

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Scott celebrates the 12th Anniversary of Comedy Bang! Bang! with co-host Jason Mantzoukas, music by Manchester Orchestra, fan favorites, plus newcomers! Special guests dropping by include Byron Denniston, The Griz, Margery Kershaw, Randy Snutz & off-and-on girlfriend Carissa, Sprague the Whisperer, intern Gino Lombardo, Charles Barkley, Rabbi Bill Walton, and Charlotte Hornette. Thanks for listening to CBB for all these years!

703. Langston Kerman, Paul F. Tompkins, James Austin Johnson

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Comedian/friend of the show Langston Kerman joins Scott once again to talk about their time writing for the Oscars together, Space Jam, and Langston’s experience being a head writer for the new HBO late-night show Pause with Sam Jay. Then, liquor store owner Original Fig stops by to talk about all the upcoming activities for the community at his liquor store. Plus, former politician Donald Trump drops by to share what he’s up to now.

702. Paul Rust, Michael Cassady, Matt Gourley, Kaitlyn Tanimoto

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Paul Rust and Michael Cassady of Don’t Stop or We’ll Die join Scott once again to talk about collecting art, selling fonts and to perform songs from their new album Song-A-Week Volume One: Bloom of the Goji. Then, visual artist H.R. Giger returns to deal with some unfinished business. Plus, small business owner Mary Jane Kim stops by to promote her new weed business. Check out Don’t Stop Or We’ll Die’s albums over at https://dontstoporwelldie.bandcamp.com/

701. Jamie Lee, Carl Tart, Ego Nwodim, Jon Gabrus, Ben Rodgers

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Comedian extraordinaire Jamie Lee joins Scott to talk about sharing her wedding planning trips & tricks on her new Netflix show The Wedding Coach. Then, lawyer Italiano Jones is back to help fight for Scott. Later, Entree PeeE Neur returns to make life easier with her brand new inventions. Plus, podcast hosts Jeoff and Geoff of the Sports Dude podcast stop by to talk about all things sports.

700. Jason Mantzoukas, Andy Daly

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Jason Mantzoukas aka The Dink Dink Man and Scott bro down for the 700th episode of Comedy Bang! Bang! Jason and Scott chat all about Frasier transcripts, eating bugs, and Easter Monday. Then, royal watcher Byron Denniston returns with explosive news regarding the latest royal family scandal.

699. Dulcé Sloan, Shaun Diston, Connor Ratliff, Griffin Newman

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Sprague the Whisperer returns to talk to Scott about his new project rebooting Out of This World. Then, comedian Dulcé Sloan stops by to talk about aliens, covering the census on The Daily Show, and helping with her character’s design on the animated sitcom The Great North. Plus, filmmaker James Cameron and the real life CGI Jake Sully of Avatar drop by to make some big announcements about the Avatar film franchise.

698. Thomas Lennon, Rob Huebel, Lily Sullivan, Jay Pichardo

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CBB’s first ever guests Thomas Lennon (The State) and Rob Huebel (Human Giant) return to talk to Scott about the times Ken Marino took Tom to the emergency room, the new film Shoplifters of the World, Reno 911!, and to take listener calls about Tom’s favorite Human Giant sketch. Then, dental hygienist Lindsay McMulligan drops by to talk about having the best time at the lake. Plus, Scott gets confronted by his stalker Carmella Areola.

697. Fortune Feimster, Dan Lippert, Jacquis Neal

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Professional comedian Fortune Feimster (Yes Day, The Netflix Afterparty) joins Scott to talk about her role as sportscaster Pam on Kenan, what’s the fastest she can talk, and her wild dinner with Kristen Wiig while filming Barb and Star Go to Vista Del Mar. Then, broadcaster and NBA legend Bill Walton returns to hype everyone up about March Madness. Plus, Jacquis Robinson stops by to share the truth about his famous brother/baseball player Jackie Robinson.

696. Gillian Jacobs, Diona Reasonover, Paul F. Tompkins, Neil Campbell

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TV veterans Gillian Jacobs and Diona Reasonover join Scott to talk about Diona’s role on NCIS, Gillian’s time at Juilliard, and their new STEM focused podcast Periodic Talks (formerly If/Then). Later, Al A. Peterson aka The Smooth Criminal returns looking for new clients for his faking your own death business. Plus, art critic Alister Brown stops by to talk about some of his favorite paintings.

695. Kelly Marie Tran, Kulap Vilaysack, Jessica McKenna, Zach Reino

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Actress Kelly Marie Tran joins Scott and guest co-host Kulap Vilaysack to talk about playing a teen on the Comedy Bang! Bang! TV show, her 6 month audition process for her role as Rose Tico in Star Wars: The Last Jedi, and playing the titular role in the new film Raya and the Last Dragon. Then, small business owner Chrysanthemum Trummers stops by to sell her collection of fidget spinners. Plus, bounty hunter Eli Fuseli drops by to tell us how bounty hunting works.

694. Adam Brody, Ryan Gaul, Madeline Walter

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Actor Adam Brody (The O.C., Shazam!) makes his long awaited return to CBB! Adam talks to Scott about his new movie The Kid Detective, his role in Promising Young Woman, and rocket scientist Jack Parsons. Then, business man Gary Candles drops by to talk about his driver’s education company. Plus, Scott’s new neighbor Tina stops by to discuss neighbor etiquette.

693. London Hughes, Will Hines, Matt Apodaca

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Stand-up comedian extraordinaire London Hughes joins Scott to talk about her new Netflix special “London Hughes: To Catch a D*ck,” being one of the hosts of The Netflix Afterparty, and her Frasier fan fiction. Then, community organizer Ruben Stone stops by to talk about his good samaritan origin story. Plus, local grocer Albert Roe returns to talk about Kissy’s Grocery Store’s new app.