Jonah Ray

Jonah Ray is a real nerd. I know this because he co-hosts the very popular podcast The Nerdist with Matt Mira and Chris Hardwick. I also know that because he writes for Web Soup. I also know that because I’ve heard his EP This Is Crazy/Mixed-Up Plumbing from AST Records.

Guest Appearances

Water Ghost Rules

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…


Voyage Down Under

Tucker and the crew have finally arrived at their final destination: Australia. Now they just have to stop Nothing! Feat. Jonah Ray as Furst.


Jonah Ray, Megan Gailey, Joyelle Johnson, Zach Sims, Jono Zalay and host Cameron Esposito

Cam talks tour bus, naked minutes and tape. Sets from Megan Gailey, Jonah Ray, Jono Zalay, Joyelle Johnson and Zach Sims. This episode is brought to you by Tom Boy X (



Comedy Bang Bang #482April 17, 2017

Creator of "Mystery Science Theater 3000" Joel Hodgson and comedians Jonah Ray and Baron Vaughn join Scott to give the inside scoop on the newly revived show. Joel tells the saga of how he invented MST3K before they welcome old blues man…


The Music Episode: Sklarbro Mixtape 2016

Sklarbro Country #336December 30, 2016

The holidays are here, and Matt Price, DJ J-Logic, and Jonah Ray join the Sklar Brothers to pass the chord once again. We hear some of the best musical selections of 2016 as they share in good times and good cheer. Happy…


Jonah Ray

Join guest host Dana Gould (Stan Against Evil) as he sits with comedian and actor Jonah Ray (The Meltdown with Jonah and Kumail, MST3K). Dana and Jonah chat about the humor in online reviews and how creating art that people respond to…


Ed Wood: Live at UCB Sunset

The Canon #81June 13, 2016

Comedian Jonah Ray joins Devin and Amy for a live episode of The Canon at UCB Sunset to discuss the 1994 Tim Burton film "Ed Wood". They talk about young Johnny Depp's authenticity, forgiving bad quality in Hollywood, and what the film…


Danzig Pile of Bricks

Sklarbro Country #286January 15, 2016

Randy and Jason have seen the hilarious Jonah Ray grow from a comedy fetus to a comedy icon. Jonah stops by Sklarbro Country to talk about his latest Seeso show, Hidden America ."a travel show where the places are real but the…


Grinding In The Friend Zone

Who Charted? #242July 22, 2015

Kulap and guest host Armen Weitzman welcome to the show Jonah Ray, who explains how he uses music to get in touch with his island roots, as well as the hardships of grinding with a lady, while at a school dance. Also,…



Comedy Bang Bang #359June 29, 2015

The stars of The Meltdown with Jonah & Kumail, Jonah Ray & Kumail Nanjiani are back to bless us with math magic on today’s Comedy Bing Bong! Our old friend Shelly Driftwood stops by as well to tell us all about his…


Mexicans for Morrissey

Sklarbro Country #232January 2, 2015

In this special "music" episode of Sklarbro, Randy and Jason welcome to the show Jonah Ray, Matt Price, and first time guest J. Logic, who breaks down life as an MC in LA in the 90's. But first, the crew goes around…


The Jonah-Kremer Disconnect

Who Charted? #193August 13, 2014

Actor, comedian and writer, Jonah Ray, stops by the studio to chart it up with Howard "pregnant" KRAYmer, and KuKu Kulap Vilaysack on this week's Who Charted. Tune in to hear Howard explain his late summah lash out, drop some names, and…


They're Twins Jonah!

Comedy Bang Bang #301July 28, 2014

The stars of The Meltdown with Jonah & Kumail, the titular Jonah Ray & Kumail Nanjiani return to ring in the new hundo on today's Comedy Bing Bong Theory! After a delightful chat about jazz, their favorite skits, and waterproof books, Victor…


LIVE from SXSW 2014

Comedy Bang Bang #275March 10, 2014

This week's Comedy Bang Bang was recorded live at the South by Southwest Festival 2014 in Austin, Texas with fan favorite Jonah Ray and soon to be fan favorite Adam Cayton-Holland! Also, The Sheriff of Nottingham makes a harrowing return as he…


Nephew Jonah

Who Charted? #162January 8, 2014

Lets Bing in the new year with Jonah Ray of the Nerdist and Jonah Raydio! We discuss the polar vortex, the rivalry of Laos, and cool looking dudes while counting down Billboard's K-POP Top 100 Chart. Then, Jonah shares some sweet Hollywood…


Sklarbro Mixtape 2013

Sklarbro Country #179December 27, 2013

It's the time of year where The Sklar Brothers, Jonah Ray of Jonah Raydio, Matt Price of the Whale Cave, and Gary Lucy of The Ketchup: The Last Podcast on Earth share their Top 3 Songs of 2013! Happy Holidays!


Episode 003: From Russia With Love with Jonah Ray

James Bonding #3September 19, 2013

Jonah Ray joins the Matts to talk about their love of Russia with Love!


Filipino Blockbuster

Comedy Bang Bang #237August 8, 2013

1/3 of the Nerdist podcast & host of Jonah Raydio, Jonah Ray makes his first appearance along with fan favorite Nick Thune for a bro out sesh on this week’s b-b-b-bonus-s-s-s episode of Comedy Bang! Bang! After the guys confess their love…



Nocturnal Emotions #18January 9, 2013

Jonah Ray of the Nerdist podcast & Jonah Raydio stops by the Earwolf studios to look back on good times with Har Mar on today’s Nocturnal Emotions. Jonah and Har Mar talk about hanging out & drinking, their version of Entourage, and…


Sklarbro Mixtape 2012

Sklarbro Country #128January 4, 2013

Rock out this week to some of the best music of 2012 as decided by The Sklar Brothers, Jonah Ray, Matt Price, and Jake Fogelnest. Jonah, Matt, Jake, and the Sklar Brothers give us their Top 3 Songs of 2012 while telling…


SpOoOoOky Stuff

The Fogelnest Files #8October 30, 2012

What do Nicolas Cage, Paul Lynde, Peter Frampton and The Bee Gees have in common? They’re all TERRIFYING! Recorded LIVE at NerdMelt in Los Angeles, Jake Fogelnest welcomes special guests Bryan Lee O’Malley creator of Scott Pilgrim, stand-up comedian Jonah Ray of…


Sklarbro Mixtape 2011

Sklarbro Country #74December 23, 2011

We're breaking the formula this week to bring you some of the best indie rock of 2011 as decided by The Sklar Brothers, Jonah Ray, and Matt Price. Jonah and Matt are amazing comedians with awesome taste in music who join us…


Crack and Hookers

Who Charted? #55December 21, 2011

It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas, especially if Christmas looks like the secret Spaniard Jonah Ray from Nerdist and The Soup! He joins us for the Billboard Holiday Album Chart, the Movie Chart, some Chart Darts and the first ever round of Kramer Party…


The Wicker Man

How Did This Get Made? #19September 27, 2011

The Wicker Man has a measly 14% on Rotten Tomatoes. Does it deserve this terrible score? Jonah Ray is in the studio to deconstruct and celebrate the ridiculousness of this Neil Labute remake disaster. We also get a call from Liam O'Donnell,…

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