Jon Wurster has the rare classification as being as good at music as he is at comedy. As a drummer he has been a part of the bands Superchunk and The Mountain Goats and has contributed his talents to artists as diverse as Katy Perry, R.E.M., and Charlie Daniels. His comedy career is as half of Scharpling and Wurster with radio host Tom Scharpling. He and Tom have worked together on Tom’s show The Best Show on WFMU and he starred in the Scharpling-directed music video Your Moves.
They say all musicians secretly want to be comedians, but today's guests do not seem to keep any secret of their comedic leanings. Aimee Mann, Ted Leo, and Jon Wurster all have serious comedy cred, between touring with Paul F. Tompkins, making…Listen