Lance Bangs

Lance Bangs is an American filmmaker, documentarian, and music video director who has created videos for Sonic Youth,  Nirvana, Neutral Milk Hotel, Green Day, Kanye West, Odd Future, and much more. He directed the David Cross film Let America Laugh. Bangs has also been heavily involved in the filming and production of MTV’s Jackass television series and its subsequent movies.

Guest Appearances

Green with Lance Bangs

Director Lance Bangs joins Adam Scott Aukerman once again to really dig in to R.E.M.’s sixth studio album Green. They’ll talk about how the 1988 album’s release intentionally coincided with Election Day, the incorporation of the mandolin into R.E.M.’s sound, and which song…


Green? with Lance Bangs

Director Lance Bangs joins Adam Scott Aukerman to discuss R.E.M.’s sixth studio album Green. They’ll talk about R.E.M.’s partial reunion in Portland, when Lance first heard of the band, and how Lance began to know the band and start collaborating with them.…


Bro v. Wade

Who Charted? #306October 12, 2016

This week, Howard and Kulap are joined by actor, comedian, and podcaster Paul F. Tompkins! They chat with Stard about which German delicacy is most like people before getting into the charts. They break down Lin-Manuel Miranda's performance on Saturday Night Live…


Stomp out the Stompers

Who Charted? #277March 23, 2016

​Director Lance Bangs and comedian Clare O'Kane join Howard and guest co-host April Richardson on Who Charted. During the Billboard's Hot 100 chart, Howard and Lance discuss trying to solve the case of Howard's stolen car. The top 5 prime broadcast shows…


Schbooty Shorts

Who Charted? #192August 6, 2014

Director of the Meltdown show and inspiration to all, Lance Bangs, joins Howard and Kulap for this week's super chilled out Who Charted. Tune in to hear about costume choices at Summah fest, Lance's run in with Eminem, and why Howard thinks saying…


Commentary Special - U Talkin' U2 To Me?

It's time for Adam Scott Aukerman to look back at the episode that started it all in a special season finale commentary episode of U Talkin' U2 To Me? Past guests Harris Wittels, Lance Bangs, and Paul F. Tompkins return to finally…


Rattle and Hum - U Talkin' U2 To Me?

Filmmaker, documentarian, and director Lance Bangs joins Adam Scott Aukerman this week to discuss U2's sixth studio album & rockumentary film Rattle and Hum. They'll talk about Lance's longtime relationship with U2 which started with him being a fan to getting to…

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