Dave Hill

Dave Hill is a comedian, writer, musician and actor. He hosts the stage show The Dave Hill Explosion at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre in New York and Hollywood and recently starred in the television show The King of Miami on the MOJO HD network. The show is now airing on Film24 in the UK. Dave currently appears as on-air talent for HBO and Cinemax. He has also worked extensively for the comedy website Super Deluxe. In 2007, Variety Magazine named Hill one of their “10 Comics to Watch”. He appeared at HBO’s U.S. Comedy Arts Festival in Aspen, Colorado that same year. Hill was a member of the ’90s alternative band Sons of Elvis and Cleveland-based rock band Cobra Verde, and currently fronts the band Valley Lodge and plays guitar with Walter Schreifels’ solo band and Diamondsnake, a hard rock band also featuring Moby . He has also played bass for Lucy Wainwright Roche. Additionally, Hill is the creator and sole member of the semi-fictional Norwegian black metal band Witch Taint. Hill has also written for the New York Times, Salon.com, and Huffington Post among others and is a contributor to the public radio program This American Life. In June 2010, Dave launched his own podcast series called Dave Hill’s Podcasting Incident on iTunes and as part of the promotion for this he guest appeared on the podcast The Complete Guide to Everything. Dave is currently writing a book of essays to be published by St. Martin’s Press in 2012.

Guest Appearances

Amazon Pulls Out

Fake The Nation #136February 21, 2019

Negin is joined by comedians Dave Hill and Jena Friedman to discuss a recent white-haired addition to the 2020 presidential race, updates on the Mueller investigation, and Amazon’s recent decision to no longer move to NYC.   Follow Jena @ https://twitter.com/JenaFriedman Follow…


Uncle Oh No (w/ Jessica Chaffin, Dave Hill)

Dr Gameshow #9December 13, 2017

Comedians Jessica Chaffin (Ronna & Beverly, The Kibitz) and Dave Hill (Valley Lodge) join Jo and Manolo to play listener-created games with callers.  Games played: The USDA Guide to Soil Taxonomy Game, Brand Builder, and Mano What I'm Saying?


Live from SF Sketchfest with Adam Savage, Mary Roach, Dave Hill

Crybabies #70June 8, 2017

Recorded live from San Francisco Sketchfest, Adam Savage from MythBusters joins Sarah and Susan to talk about Chance the Rapper, crying at the finale of MythBusters, Haruki Murakami’s dystopian novel “1Q84,” The Abyss, and the musical Hamilton. Then, writer and author Mary…


Dave Hill

Crybabies #47August 4, 2016

Author, comedian, and musician Dave Hill joins Sarah and Susan to talk about musical legend Prince, Big Star's "Thirteen," memories of ice skating with his mother, The La's "There She Goes," Pedro the Lion's "Priests and Paramedics," and "Stairway to Heaven" by…


Sepp Blatter's Golden Cell Phone

Sklarbro Country #256June 19, 2015

Randy and Jason start off the show by brainstorming proper punishments for the St. Louis Cardinals and revealing why sports paraphernalia is the best investment a fan can make. Then, the Sklars welcome to the show Dave Hill who discusses why LeBron…


Donate Your Car Today

The Fogelnest Files #63November 14, 2013

Julie Klausner, Dave Hill, Katie Notopoulos, and Kitty join Jake LIVE from the Bell House in New York! They introduce Kars-4-Kids to Dave, take a look at another internet phenomenon involving dogs reacting to the Law & Order theme, and chat about…


The Cronut Capers

Nocturnal Emotions #53September 11, 2013

Har Mar is back in full swing and is joined by amazing comedian, musician, author Dave Hill for the first episode of Year 2 of Nocturnal Emotions! They chat about Dave’s recent 6 hour book reading of “Tasteful Nudes,” hating band practice,…


Song Doctors

Who Charted? #91August 29, 2012

This week’s episode of Who Charted? is full of quality ingredients! We welcome Dave Hill as he tells us about his run in with Drake during the Top Country Songs music chart! Dave lets us in on his movie watching techniques and…


Human Energy

This is an episode about human energy. Not juggling squirrel energy. New York-based comedian Dave Hill visits the hatch to discuss the connections between pregnant women and their children, and the living and deceased through the power of energy.

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