November 30th, 2015 · 7:10 pm
Neil Hamburger — comedian, musician, and star of the new film "Entertainment" — talks about life on the road, failure, and Ralph Kramden. You'll also hear a live set from Oklahoma indie rockers Broncho, as well as a conversation with frontman Ryan Lindsay about planning, performing, and mental health.
November 23rd, 2015 · 5:25 pm
It's Thanksgiving week, so you should be less concerned with podcasts and about spending time with those Trump-loving aunts and uncles of yours. As such, we've got a Guestlist short this week. It's a quick guest DJ set from Henry Rollins.
November 16th, 2015 · 7:08 pm
Comedian and former Daily Show correspondent Wyatt Cenac talks about why he gets on stage as a stand-up — and why comedy matters. Olivia Jean discusses her history with Third Man Records, from her time with the Black Belles up to the release of her solo debut, "Bathtub Love Killings."
November 9th, 2015 · 8:05 pm
Clap Your Hands Say Yeah frontman Alec Ounsworth talks about how playing acoustic living room shows helped him feel more connected to folks than he had in years. You'll also hear indie wrestling superstar Colt Cabana talk about why you should give pro wrestling a shot. And he's pretty convincing.
November 2nd, 2015 · 1:42 pm
Musician and producer Ethan Johns discusses the unique perspective he gained from growing up in the music industry and how it feels to experience studio magic. Meanwhile, Ira Glass gets down to brass tacks on whether he prefers Nicki or Gaga. Don't worry, though, he's a fan of both.
October 26th, 2015 · 1:39 pm
Actor, Hobbit and former record label impresario Elijah Wood discusses the joy that stems from expanding your musical horizons. You'll also hear Bhi Bhiman talk about how it feels to be a musician's musician, and what it was like growing up as a first generation Sri Lankan-American.
October 19th, 2015 · 1:49 pm
Chef Edward Lee — of "Top Chef," "Mind of a Chef," and "Iron Chef America" fame — recounts how he got into the game and discusses why eating is even more important than most folks realize. You’ll also hear Flaming Lips frontman Wayne Coyne talk about obsession, stubbornness, and being shown the future by Stanley Kubrick as a kid in Oklahoma.
October 12th, 2015 · 4:07 am
Comedian and director Bobcat Goldthwait assures us that he is indeed alive — and he's making indie movies. Pocket square aficionado Jon Wurster takes us through his peculiar career path, starting out as an indie rock drummer and becoming a pioneer in the world of comedy podcasts. We also go undercover with The Hold Steady.
October 5th, 2015 · 12:34 pm
Strand of Oaks frontman Timothy Showalter talks about how he felt before recording his latest record, "HEAL," and how the record helped him get through it. The Sklar Brothers, Randy and Jason, take us into the strange nexus of comedy, music, and sports. We'll also call dibs on the showeroke. Yes, I said showeroke.
October 1st, 2015 · 6:53 pm
The After Dark podcast is no more. Not because it died, though. In fact, the show emerged from its cocoon as a rejuvenated senior citizen. No wait, that's something else. What you have here is both a more polished and weirder version of the old show. It's called The Guestlist. Steer into it!