Paul F. Tompkins

Paul F. Tompkins has appeared on Earwolf more than any other guest, and for good reason. He’s been writing and performing comedy for twenty years racking up a countless number of accolades. His television experience ranges from Mr. Show with Bob and David to Best Week Ever with Paul F. Tompkins along with a number of acting roles in shows like Weeds, The Sarah Silverman Program, and Community. His albums Impersonal and Freak Wharf are available from AST Records along with his DVD You Should Have Told Me.

Guest Appearances

Slowing It Down

U Talkin’ U2 To Me? #9April 23, 2014

Adam Scott Aukerman slow things down by taking a break from discussing U2's discography and instead welcome the dapper Paul F. Tompkins to talk about his thoughts and opinions on U2. They also talk about U2 performing "Ordinary Love" at the 2014…

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Sklarbro County 100

Sklarbro Country #195.5April 22, 2014

Celebrate the tremendous Sklarbro County 100th episode with Earwolf favorite Paul F. Tompkins! Paul classes things up as he tells us how it's never too late for anything as his life changed after learning how to drive 4 years ago and finally…

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DuALity

Comedy Bang Bang #280April 7, 2014

You're getting two Als for the price of one as "Weird Al" Yankovic & Alan Thicke return on today's Comedy Bean Bag! There will be talk of juke boxicals, what we should expect from the next "Weird Al" album, and Alan debuts…

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Kiss Me, I'm Patrick McMahon LIVE!

The time has come for the season finale of The Andy Daly Podcast Pilot Project as Andy Daly & Matt Gourley present a star-studded event hosted by Irish Storyteller Patrick McMahon LIVE from Molly Malone’s Irish Pub in Los Angeles! Tune in…

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Paul F. Tompkins

Never Not Funny #1407March 20, 2014

Table reading with Paul F. Tompkins.   This episode is sponsored by BackBlaze: Online Backup Made Easy. Go to www.backblaze.com/pardcast to save.

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The Travel Bug with August Lindt

You're in for a treat as Andy Daly & Matt Gourley bring you a remarkable festival of German accents in a travel themed podcast pilot hosted by pretzel maker/world traveler August Lindt. August is in fantastic German company as he welcomes legendary…

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Sex Party Season

Comedy Bang Bang #272February 17, 2014

IT'S BEEN a long time since the previously married Garry Marshall & Gillian Jacobs have been on Comedy Bean Bag but now they're here to set things straight. Will Gilli (sorry!) ever get stinkin' rich? What gets Underworld series director Len Wiseman's…

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The Wit and Wisdom of the West with Dalton Wilcox

Andy Daly and Matt Gourley kick things off with a bang as they bring us the first podcast pilot hosted by Poet Laureate of the West Dalton Wilcox. Expect a true story from Dalton's week out on the range, a chat with…

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LIVE from RIOT LA

Comedy Bang Bang #265January 16, 2014

Recorded LIVE from the Downtown Independent Theater as part of the RIOT LA festival, it’s a b-b-b-onus episode of Big Bang Theory Comedy! IT’S BEEN quite a while since high school student Traci Rearden has been on the show as she catches…

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Best of 2013 Pt 4

And now the exciting conclusion to the best of 2013 countdown with special guest Paul F. Tompkins. What will be the number one episode of 2013? You'll have to tune in to find out!

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Best of 2013 Pt 3

Comedy Bang Bang #BO2013.3December 30, 2013

It's getting real close to the end with part three of the Comedy Bang! Bang! best of countdown as Scott and special guest Paul F. Tompkins count down numbers six through four as well as some b-b-b-bonus-s-s-s clips. Sit tight and look…

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Best of 2013 Pt 2

Comedy Bang Bang #BO2013.2December 26, 2013

The best of Comedy Bang! Bang! countdown continues with Scott and special guest Paul F. Tompkins as they go count down numbers eleven through seven of the best episodes YOU voted for along with additional b-b-b-bonus-s-s-s clips. Much love!

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Best of 2013 Pt 1

Comedy Bang Bang #BO2013.1December 23, 2013

Alas, we say farewell to another year but never fear because the best of 2013 episode of Comedy Bang! Bang! is here! There were sooo many good episodes this year that we had to step up the countdown to the next level.…

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2013 Holiday Spectacular

Comedy Bang Bang #262December 16, 2013

Ho! Ho! Ho! Surfing Santa wipeout! It’s time once again for the year end holiday episode of Comedy Bing Bong! with guests galore! Jason Mantzoukas returns with singer-songwriter Nick Lowe who’ll play some festive songs from his new Christmas record “Quality Street:…

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Nuts As A Pile Of Nuts

Comedy Bang Bang #257November 21, 2013

SNL alum Will Forte is back to tell us a bit about his exciting role in Alexander Payne’s dramedy Nebraska on this week’s b-b-b-bonus-s-s-s episode of Comedy Bing! Bong! Will begins to read the entire plot of Nebraska when the sudden sound…

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Paul F. Tompkins, Our Close Friend

Hollywood Handbook #5November 5, 2013

Sean and Hayes share some of their stories from their friendship with Louis Reed and why they are the only ones who have the right to be sad about his death. Then they reopen the Teaser Freezer to dish on the teaser…

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Redeemed or Unredeemed, Hashtag!

Who Charted? #151October 23, 2013

Professional humorist Paul F. Tompkins returns fresh off the CBB LIVE tour to count down some charts y'all! While counting down Billboard's Alternative Songs Chart, Paul describes the one thing he would put on his backstage rider, tells us about his Jaws…

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Poehler Ice Caps

Comedy Bang Bang #245September 23, 2013

Cancel all your plans because Amy Poehler is back along with co-host Neil Campbell for a post-Emmys chat on today’s Comedy Bing Bong! Amy gives us a sneak preview of the new season of Parks and Recreation, tells us about the reality…

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Best Of Year One

The Fogelnest Files #53September 5, 2013

Jake compiles his favorite moments from the first year of the show on this week's Best Of edition of THE FOGELNEST FILES! Fantastic moments like Megan Amram's Rosie O'Donnell story, Jen Kirkman's breakdown of Royce & Marilyn, Cheech & Chong explaining the…

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Murderer Heaven

Comedy Bang Bang #236August 5, 2013

Rob Corddry finds his way to the Earwolf studios once again on today’s Comedy Bang! Bang! Rob talks to us about Hot Tub Time Machine 2, the 5th season of Childrens Hospital, and Herve Villechaize. Suddenly the ghostly presence of Richard Harrow…

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Concert Buddies

Comedy Bang Bang #235July 29, 2013

If you don’t already know, Doug Benson hates candy wrappers, screaming children, and sticky seats. Although, he loves movies and he joins Scott on today’s Comedy Bang Bang to talk about Broadway, the first time they met, and being concert buddies. Our…

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Two Thumbs & Not Much Else

Comedy Bang Bang #229July 8, 2013

Ben Schwartz and director extraordinaire Werner Herzog both return to the studio on today's Comedy Bang Bang! Scott shares his enthusiasm for season two of the Comedy Bang Bang TV series, which premieres on IFC this Friday July 12th, and Ben and Scott…

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Acapella Cuddle Puddle

Comedy Bang Bang #228July 1, 2013

The immensely talented & hilarious John Hodgman stops by the studio for the first time EVER on today's Comedy Bang Bang! Scott asks John all the hard-hitting questions and finds out everything you need to know, like where he isn't from, and…

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After Earth

Giant birds, weird wheelchairs, and ghosting are just some of the unbelievable things that are found in the Will & Jaden Smith vehicle After Earth. Paul, June, Jason, and Paul F. Tompkins discuss future British accents, an emotionless Will Smith, and animals…

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A Peanut In The Rain

Comedy Bang Bang #222June 3, 2013

Take a break from grabbing that tasty air and enjoy a fresh episode of Comedy Bing Bong! The iconic Garry Marshall is back with Gillian Jacobs to deal with some unfinished business that occurred since the last time they were on the…

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The Cake Council

Comedy Bang Bang #221May 27, 2013

Announcer extraordinaire Andy Richter makes his record breaking 25th appearance and uses his co-hosting duties to get into the origins of Cake Boss (Cake Boss!) on today’s Comedy Bang Bang! We’ll hear about his earliest cake memory, he’ll reveal some secrets of…

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The 4th Anniversary Extravaganza!

Join us as we celebrate the Four Year Anniversary of Comedy Bang Bang: The Podcast! Acclaimed director David Wain returns with co-host Traci Rearden to experience the high capacity of our open door policy as a furious Marissa Wompler & a disinterested…

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Time Bobby 2

Comedy Bang Bang #215April 22, 2013

IT’S BEEN quite a while since Sir Andrew Lloyd Webber has been on Comedy Bean Bag and this time he’s here for a special comprehensive interview of his entire career! Shortly after expressing his love for Vampire Weekend, Scott & Lord ALW…

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Zombie Candles

Comedy Bang Bang #208March 18, 2013

The Walking Dead’s Steven Yeun joins the Bang! Bang! universe along with today’s co-host/lover of movies Doug Benson! After a chat about hair in movies/tv, haunted hotels, and what we can expect on the upcoming episodes of The Walking Dead, our old…

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Kevin Pollak's Chat Show Sizzle Reel

Earwolf Presents #23March 13, 2013

Jon Hamm, Paul Rudd, Paul Scheer, and the Sklar Brothers are among the guests who have appeared on Kevin Pollak's Chat Show. In this episode of highlights, we hear some of the show's most memorable guests and moments. Check out the video…

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Fake Girl Voice

the reality SHOW show #18February 26, 2013

Sean and Hayes are excited about taping their Reality Show Show pilot, give their impressions of the new cast of The Amazing Race, and then talk about the drastic format changes made to the Top Chef finale. Eventually, PAUL F. TOMPKINS graces…

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The Vicar of Yanks

Comedy Bang Bang #203February 25, 2013

Two immense stars from the world of music, “Weird Al” Yankovic & Lord Andrew Lloyd Webber are on today’s Comedy Bean Bag! After chatting with Lord Andrew Lloyd Webber about English accents, the Little Prince, and nautical bed bugs, the Vicar of…

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Analyze Fish Pt. 2

Analyze Phish #6February 18, 2013

Paul F. Tompkins, Howard Kremer, and Shelby Fero aka The Jaws Family are back for the thrilling conclusion of Analyze Fish! After something shocking happened during Shelby’s first viewing of Jaws, she decided to watch it a couple of more times in…

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Garry Unmarried

Comedy Bang Bang #199February 6, 2013

Old pals Gillian Jacobs and Garry Marshall return to give us an update on their relationship on today’s Comedy Bing Bong! Want to know what went wrong in their marriage? How about the truth behind Garry’s deceased wife Barbara? Will there be…

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Analyze Fish

Analyze Phish #5January 17, 2013

Harris Wittels and Scott Aukerman are back to catch up on Harris’ recent Phish experience and to pass the figurative torch. Paul F. Tompkins and Howard Kremer are comedians who love the 1975 classic film Jaws. Paul & Howard have decided to…

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Best of 2012 Pt 2

Comedy Bang Bang #BO2012.2December 31, 2012

Wait no longer as the conclusion of the Comedy Bang Bang Best of 2012 is here! We’re counting down the top five episodes as chosen by the listeners and of course more special b-b-b-bonus clips. Join Scott Aukerman and Paul F. Tompkins…

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Best of 2012 Pt 1

Comedy Bang Bang #BO2012.1December 24, 2012

Another year has flown by, so what better way to celebrate than to revisit some of the best Comedy Bang Bang moments that YOU voted for! Special guest Paul F. Tompkins makes a rare appearance as he helps Scott Aukerman countdown numbers…

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The Live Hanukkah Special

Ronna & Beverly #42December 21, 2012

Ronna and Beverly give us a holiday treat with the Live Hanukkah Special recorded LIVE at UCB-LA! Guests Paul F. Tompkins, Paget Brewster, and Angela Kinsey let us know what they do to celebrate the holidays, take a whack at the Hanukkah…

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2012 Holiday Spectacular

Comedy Bang Bang #191December 18, 2012

It’s that time of year where you try to not get burned when roasting chestnuts over an open fire and have the whole family gather round the ol’ computer for a special holiday podcast treat! Scott welcomes fan favorite Harris Wittels as…

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Yo, Is This Racist?

Earwolf Presents #18December 14, 2012

Yo, what up race cars! Special guest Paul F. Tompkins stops by to help Andrew Ti solve racism. Along their journey they answer questions regarding how to address people of color, society’s view on slavery today, Native American sports mascots, using the…

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The Pancake Man

Comedy Bang Bang #189December 3, 2012

One of our favorite film directors Werner Herzog and one of America’s favorite comedians Chris Fairbanks are here on today’s Comedy Bang Bang! Werner lets us know about his upcoming acting debut and Chris reveals the truth behind pancakes and flapjacks. Will…

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New York Mainstays

Comedy Bang Bang #186November 12, 2012

Fellow podcasters and first timers Julie Klausner and Jake Fogelnest are here on today’s Comedy Bang Bang! Jake & Julie recall the first time they met, each describe their podcasts “The Fogelnest Files” and “How Was Your Week” respectively, and share their…

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100th Episode LIVE from UCB-LA

Who Charted? #100October 31, 2012

Join Ku-Ku & Wie-Wie as they celebrate 100 episodes of Who Charted! Recorded LIVE at UCB-LA, our first guest Steve Agee returns to share stories of the origin of Who Charted and gets up on all the latest musical trends with the…

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Guest Host: Paul F. Tompkins

Comedian/actor/writer Paul F. Tompkins takes on hosting duties to interview the host of Shortwave, the voice of Grant Lee Buffalo, and the Gilmore Girls beloved town troubadour Grant-Lee Phillips. Grant-Lee talks about his writing process, the fear of possibly recording the final…

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Yikes Ahoy!

Yo, Is This Racist? #16October 25, 2012

Yo, what up race cars! Special guest Paul F. Tompkins stops by to help Andrew Ti solve racism. Along their journey they answer questions regarding how to address people of color, society’s view on slavery today, Native American sports mascots, using the…

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Friends Without Words

Comedy Bang Bang #180October 15, 2012

Community’s Gillian Jacobs returns to bury the hatchet with Scott on today’s Comedy Bang Bang! Gillian brings awareness to the fact that the Zynga corporation is out to get her and wedding bells are heard when she falls for co-host Garry Marshall.…

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The World of Cinema

The Fogelnest Files #2September 18, 2012

Be sure to get into your watching positions for this edition of The Fogelnest Files! Recorded live at UCB-LA, Jake Fogelnest welcomes special guests Jon Daly and Paul F. Tompkins to dive into the world of Cinema. Jake, Jon, and Paul discuss…

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Mop Water

Comedy Bang Bang #175September 10, 2012

The Fall Season is upon us and who better to join us other than star of stage and screen Justin Kirk! Justin stops by to talk about his new show Animal Practice, working on Angels in America, and his first role in…

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Ride Like Hell

Comedy Bang Bang #173August 27, 2012

This week’s Comedy Bang Bang is a special co-host edition with none other than Werner Herzog! We’re also treated to the R&B stylings of the crowd pleasing Brent Weinbach! That’s not all, producer Scott Jeffries drops by to help keep the show…

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Immortal Mustache

Comedy Bang Bang #169July 30, 2012

The owner of one of the five one-way tickets used to board the Rocket Ship to Fame, Broken Lizard’s Jay Chandrasekhar makes his first appearance! He talks about his early sketch days, the importance of mustaches, how Super Troopers almost never existed,…

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G the D a C

Who Charted? #78May 30, 2012

He's back! Paul F. Tompkins, the suited gentleman you all know and love, has returned to the chartist's chair and ready to dish on The Billboard Digital Singles Chart, The Movie Chart, and a fancy game of P.T. Chart Darts. Paul advises…

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God Bless America

You love Bobcat Goldthwait for his stand-up comedy, his performance of Zed in Police Academy, and as the director of movies like Shakes the Clown and World's Greatest Dad. You're about to fall in love with him for his showbiz secrets and…

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Anniversary Party!

Comedy Bang Bang #156April 30, 2012

What do you need to throw the perfect anniversary party? You need some tunes, you need some bros, and if you're Comedy Bang Bang you need some celebrity guests! Put on your party hats and boogie shoes for an hour and a…

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Time Bobby

Comedy Bang Bang #150March 26, 2012

It's a tale as old as time: A precocious orphan with a heart of gold and a love for musical theater meets a living legend of Broadway. Such is the story of Fourvel and Lord Andrew Lloyd Webber, an unlikely pair who…

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Raisin Norman Bates

Comedy Bang Bang #147March 5, 2012

You are entering Comedy Bang Bang, a magical place not far from Planet Centaur where 40 year-old raptors hail cabs and the object of your affection is alive in your wallet. A place where Ice T and Jesse Ventura can seek tough answers…

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P. F. Toddler

Who Charted? #63February 15, 2012

Methinks it's time to have Paul F. Tompkins back on Who Charted?! That's just what we did this week as the artist previously known as Suit McGoo jams with Kulap and Howard over Billboard Digital Downloads, Movies, and Chart Piñata.  Where are Kelly…

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Ronna and Beverly

Earwolf Presents #7January 24, 2012

Ronna Glickman & Beverly Ginsberg are the best-selling co-authors of You'll Do A Little Better Next Time: A Guide to Marriage and Re-marriage for Jewish Singles ("It says Jewish in the name -- but it's for everyone!").   These outspoken fiftysomethings from…

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Ghost Protocol

Comedy Bang Bang #138January 2, 2012

If you Googled "A funny podcast to start 2012" than you're in the right place! And before you go Googling "Who are the guests?" I'll tell you: Andy Richter and Werner Herzog! And instead of using Google to find out if they play Would…

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Best of 2011 Pt 2

Comedy Bang Bang #137.5December 29, 2011

And now the thrilling conclusion of the Comedy Bang Bang Best of 2011! We're counting down the top five episodes as chosen by the listeners and throwing in some of your favorite segments and characters like The New Year Chicken, Vampire Jesus,…

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Best of 2011 Pt 1

Comedy Bang Bang #137December 26, 2011

As the year winds down, let us revisit some of the highlights from Comedy Bang Bang in 2011. Joined by audience favorite Paul F. Tompkins, Scott Aukerman is counting down numbers ten through six of the viewer selected top episodes of the…

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2011 Holiday Spectacular

Comedy Bang Bang #136December 19, 2011

It's that time of year again! You've hung up your proverbial podcast stocking and Comedy Bang Bang is here to stuff it full of your favorite guests, characters, games, raps, and more! Happy Holidays!

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Scavenge and the Wisemen

Comedy Bang Bang #135December 12, 2011

We have a lot of fun here on Comedy Bang Bang, but this week we'd like to share an important holiday message with you all. You see, the holidays are a time for friendship, giving, forgiveness, cakes, and Would You Rather?! This…

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Creativity

Professor Blastoff #28November 8, 2011

Paul F. Tompkins is remarkably dapper, hilarious, and creative. If you'd like to be more like him you can buy a nice suit and write some good jokes, but can you teach yourself how to be creative? Today on Professor Blastoff we…

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Suicide is Painless

Comedy Bang Bang #126October 10, 2011

The leaves are falling, there is a chill in the air, the kids are at school so it's time to curl up with a brand new Comedy Bang Bang. Our guests are the always charming Jon Hamm, the hugely influential Nick Lowe,…

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Shanghaied by Irene

Comedy Bang Bang #122September 12, 2011

Welcome to Comedy Bang Bang! As today is our first day on Funny Or Die, we've pulled out all the stops and brought in some of the most talented folks we know. Folks like Zach Galifianakis from The Hangover and Between Two…

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The Return of Suit McGoo

Who Charted? #38August 24, 2011

Remember how much fun we had last time Paul F. Tompkins graced the chartlands? We simply had to have him back to discuss summer songs, cable television (not movies!) and for a sumptuous game of roulette. Paul climbs off of his icy…

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Concept & Content: Day 3

Earwolf Challenge #3.3July 27, 2011

It's elimination time again, and it isn't getting any easier to say goodbye. Matt, Jesse, and Paul have chosen the three weakest submissions and will ultimately say goodbye to their least favorite. Be sure to let us know on Facebook and the…

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Concept & Content: Day 2

Earwolf Challenge #3.2July 26, 2011

Jesse Thorn and Paul F. Tompkins both host popular podcasts with unique concepts and compelling content, so who better to judge this week's challenge? No topic is left uncovered as the judges critique the submissions for their originality, sound quality, sketch writing,…

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Fat Food Jokes!

Totally Laime #76July 16, 2011

The Man, The Legend, The Dapperest Dude of them all, PAUL F TOMPKINS came over to TLP's  humble abode and charmed the bejesus out of everyone. Elizabeth is still in puddle form. So is Ruby. Enjoy!

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Since You've Been Gone

Comedy Bang Bang #112July 5, 2011

It's been five long months since "Weird Al" Yankovic last left his mark on Comedy Bang Bang. In that time he has released his highest charting album to date with Alpocalypse and he's in studio to discuss the recording of the album…

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Paul F. Tompkins

Ronna & Beverly #2June 10, 2011

Ronna & Bev cover such broad-ranging subjects as the post-Oprah landscape, switching the tags on a pair of underpants at Marshall's, and whether or not Paul F. Topmkins could play Hitler.

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Our First Time

The Apple Sisters #1May 30, 2011

Ladies and Gentlemen, welcome to the first ever episode of The Apple Sisters! Candy, Cora, and Seedy are so happy to perform for you for the very first time. Since this is the inaugural episode, we thought we’d have an extra special…

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It's A Fucking Podcast: Pt. 2

By now you've had a week to dream up possibilities for this episode. Will Cake Boss be able to reach Chewbacca? Will he be bitten by a radioactive cake animal? Will Buddy and Andy Richter play Would You Rather and figure out…

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It's a Fucking Podcast: Pt 1

Comedy Bang Bang #106May 23, 2011

If you aren't yet glad you survived the rapture, you will be once you hear this episode of Comedy Bang Bang! Not only do we have the hilarious and talented Andy Richter, but we receive a visit from Earwolf's very own Harold…

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Customer Appreciation

Who Charted? #22May 15, 2011

Dearly beloved, we are gathered here today to get through these things called Charts. Specifically, the iTunes Singles Chart, the Movie Chart, and Chart Goose. Paul F. Tompkins, one of the greats of living, lends his talents to a discussion of Adele's…

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These Times They Are A-Changin'

Comedy Bang Bang #103May 15, 2011

It's finally here: The Two Year Anniversary Celebration of Comedy Bang Bang: The Podcast! There are big changes afoot in the CBB universe about which you will hear in this episode, but many things are staying exactly the same. You can still…

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Who's Your Gateway Guest?

The Wolf Den #14April 21, 2011

This episode of The Wolf Den is dedicated to the listeners worried about the show being too funny. Our guest is the famously somber Paul F. Tompkins who is here to discuss his role as a leading Gateway Guest (among other things)…

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Garry Marshall Presents

Comedy Bang Bang #91February 7, 2011

When you have your own talk show on IFC, you can get some pretty huge guests from the world of entertainment. This week Scott shows off his showbiz credentials with former Monk writer Tom Scharpling, gay marriage advocate Gary Marshall, and future…

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That's One Way of Doing It

Comedy Bang Bang #85December 20, 2010

If you asked for festive characters and heavy-handed puns in your letter to Santa, than Christmas is coming early for you! Scott welcomes Colin Hanks to this special episode, along with a slew of popular guests. Cake Boss and El Chupacabra present…

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Johnny B. Goode

Sklarbro Country #17November 19, 2010

Troublemakers and Evil Twins of the world, this is the show for you! Whether you're the type to beat up an eight-year-old at a football game, to wear pink cleats in opposition of your coach, or to commit the heinous crime of…

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Enigma Force Five Reunion

Comedy Bang Bang #80November 15, 2010

Thank you Reggie Watts! This week Adam Scott makes his second appearance on Comedy Bang Bang and this time brings along his ever-evolving character of Gerry. Scott and Adam discuss the pop culture phenomena of U2, Top Chef, and Piranha 3D. Ice…

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Don't Cry Rolling Skate Train

Comedy Bang Bang #76.5October 19, 2010

After all the goofing around of the previous hour, the guys get some business done the second half of the show. Not only do they play What Am I Thinking?, Jukebox Jury, and Would You Rather?, but Dame Sir Andrew Lloyd Webber…

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Can He Sing, Jeremy Piven?

Comedy Bang Bang #76October 13, 2010

With Zach Galifianakis's hectic schedule these days, he hasn't had a chance to drop by the studio lately. Well, he makes up for it in this TWO PART EPISODE! In the first half, Zach discusses with us all the pressing issues in…

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Rock 'n Roll Dreams

Comedy Bang Bang #70September 8, 2010

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…

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What Happens In Vegas

Comedy Bang Bang #67August 19, 2010

Rob Corddry and Lake Bell take a break from rehearsing the movie What Happens In Las Vegas, Nevada STAYS in Las Vegas, Nevada (which I believe is some sort of Japanese shadow puppet theatre) to talk to Scott about their Adult Swim…

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Serious or Sarcastic?

Comedy Bang Bang #62July 16, 2010

What a great episode! Now tell me, am I being serious, or sarcastic? The boys from Don't Stop or We'll Die stop by for some crazy mad jams, and Andy Richter makes his first appearance since that whole….kerfuffle he was involved with.…

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Free Subarus for Moms!

Comedy Bang Bang #59June 25, 2010

Important Message: We here at Comedy Bang Bang: The Podcast are giving Todd Glass' mother a new car! For free! As long as her credit is good! And it's only for lease! And…we cannot guarantee she'll get the car! Also, on an…

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Is Dave Foley Here?

Comedy Bang Bang #56June 4, 2010

While Scott always gets interesting guests on the show, Comedy Bang Bang gets its first television mega-star in the Cake Boss himself, Buddy Valastro. He, along with David Higgins, wait patiently for Dave Foley to show up (spoiler alert: he doesn't) by…

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One Year Anniversary Party

Comedy Bang Bang #51April 30, 2010

Scott starts his year-end celebration off with a bang. And by a bang, I mean a story about the meeting (or should I say meetings) of the great Tig Notaro and the even greater Taylor Dayne. Some of our friends (or should…

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Curb Your Suicide Attempts

Comedy Bang Bang #46March 26, 2010

Isn't it great in life when you get unexpected surprises? Like the surprise of a 2-hour episode, or the surprise of Hasty Pudding Theatrical's Man of the Year Ben Stiller? How about of Jeff Garlin from TV's Shorty McShorts Shorts? What would…

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We Got a Caller on the Line

Comedy Bang Bang #44March 12, 2010

This episode is a global episode if ever there was one. Repping for the U.S. of A. is Jason Woliner of Human Giant, and honestly, who else would you WANT representing this country? To represent our neighbors down south is El Chupacabra…

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Happy Valentines Day

Comedy Bang Bang #40February 12, 2010

Harris Wittels comes to save face after his last appearance, and gets some great tips from comedy legend Doug Benson regarding the jokes he stores in his phone. Notorious grump Christopher Hitchens shows up to let us know why Valentine's Day, the…

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Paul F. Tompkins Steps In

Comedy Bang Bang #38January 29, 2010

While it is impossible to replace Scott Aukerman, Paul F. Tompkins does a better job than any. On this episode he does the whole Paul-F-Tompkins-thing until his grandma's get there to teach us a little bit about Paul's upbringing. Paul also brings…

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Live from SF Sketchfest!

Comedy Bang Bang #B2January 18, 2010

In the first Doug Loves Movies/Comedy Bang Bang: The Podcast cross-over event, Scott brings on his friends Doug Benson, Dana Gould, Paul F. Tompkins, Michael Ian Black, and of course the theme-song composer Reggie Watts. The show gets its first ever appearance…

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The Best of 2009

Comedy Bang Bang #BO2009December 27, 2009

Scott asked us all to vote, and we did. Only, not for him. Listen in on what fans decided were the most memorable moments of 2009 on Comedy Bang Bang: The Podcast. Because nobody wants to be alone during the holidays, Scott…

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Have a Merry Christmas...

Comedy Bang Bang #34December 18, 2009

If Santa asked ME what I wanted for Christmas, I'm sure Jon Hamm, Nick Kroll, James Adomian, and Paul F. Tompkins would be involved. Well, Scott answers this nerd's Christmas dreams with a commercial for Masculinidad, a peek into Jesse “The Mind”…

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Welcome to Jamrock

Comedy Bang Bang #33December 11, 2009

Welcome to Jamrock, I mean Comedy Bang Bang: The Podcast! Scott counts down the best songs of the year, and of the Christmas season, with his friends Paul F. Tompkins and Kyle Kinane. They wind down the year discussing their favorite Christmas…

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Happy Black Friday!

Comedy Bang Bang #31November 27, 2009

The day after Thanksgiving, most people are too hung-over and full to do anything hilarious. This is not true for Michael Cera, James Adomian, Jimmy Pardo, Nick Kroll, and Paul F. Tompkins. Also, Harris is there. Learn about the history of Thanksgiving…

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Did Somebody Sit on a Duck?

Comedy Bang Bang #28November 6, 2009

Theme-episodes aren't Comedy Bang Bang's forte, so why Scott wanted to have a Philly episode we'll never understand. I mean, Paul F. Tompkins and Todd Glass I get, but (the great Dr.) Bill Cosby? And he's become such a shill! Well, listen…

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Paul F. Tompkins

Kevin chats with Paul F. Tompkins.

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No Such Thing as Shirter!

Comedy Bang Bang #24October 9, 2009

This episode features some of the best acting known to man. Nick Swardson from Comedy Central's Reno 911 guest hosts, and Academy Award winner Gary Busey steps in for a chat (while James Adomian steps out). Don't miss a peek into the…

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Guest Host Paul F. Tompkins

Comedy Bang Bang #23October 2, 2009

Many nerds dream about the meeting of Paul F. Tompkins and “Weird Al” Yankovic. Well, now you can know just exactly how it happened! Spoiler alert: It's hilarious! And I know we all heard about the mysterious pink-lining of Tig Notaro in…

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Live from Vancouver!

Comedy Bang Bang #B1September 25, 2009

When Comedy Bang Bang: The Podcast goes in front of a live audience, you never know what to expect! Like an audience not really understanding just what it is that Todd Barry is doing. Or that Ice T might look nothing like…

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Jimmy Pardo's Back

Comedy Bang Bang #13July 24, 2009

Pardo is back! While most fans loved his last appearance, a certain country disc jockey named A.J. Christopher had some issues with it and came on to give Jimmy advice. But it isn't all hate for Pardo, The Shaman performs an original…

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R.I.P. Michael Jackson

Comedy Bang Bang #9June 26, 2009

While the death of Michael Jackson put a damper on the comedy community, Scott Aukerman bravely decided to do his show anyways, if nothing else than to put a smiling face on all the grievers and mourners out there. I'm pretty sure…

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Double Co-Hosts

Comedy Bang Bang #7June 5, 2009

An episode with two co-hosts? It cannot be! Well, it is…but, when they're The Sklar Brothers you can hardly call them two separate entities. With the comedic force of Scott, Jason and Randy, and Paul F. Tompkins, you'd think unfunny was impossible…that…

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