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R U Talkin' R.E.M. RE: ME?

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Adam Scott (Parks and Recreation) and Scott Aukerman (Comedy Bang! Bang!) come together as superfan Adam Scott Aukerman to discuss the music and impact of the band R.E.M. Through an album by album analysis, listen to these friends break down everythi...Show More

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55. Christmas Fan Club Singles

1:52:11 | Dec 19th, 2018

Adam Scott Aukerman give listeners the gift of a new episode in which they discuss R.E.M.’s Christmas Fan Club Singles. Plus, Scott and Scott talk about treasured Christmas memories.

54. Slowing It Down with Chris Bilheimer

1:34:41 | Dec 12th, 2018

Adam Scott Aukerman are joined by R.E.M.’s in-house art director Chris Bilheimer, the quiet master of the music world behind some of the most iconic rock album covers to discuss all things R.E.M. Plus, holiday movies are discussed in another episode ...Show More

53. R.E.M. at the BBC

1:44:51 | Nov 21st, 2018

Adam Scott Aukerman are back to discuss R.E.M.’s 2018 live album box set “R.E.M. at the BBC.” They also talk about Robin Hood, Twilight Zone, and we hear another episode of “U Talkin’ U2 To Me?”. This episode is brought to you by Leesa (www.leesa...Show More

Part Lies, Part Heart, Part Truth, Part Garbage 1982-2011

2:28:35 | Sep 5th, 2018

On the final (for now) episode of R U Talkin’ R.E.M. RE: Me, Adam Scott Aukerman discusses the band’s “Best Of” compilation and the final three songs they released as a group. They also rank R.E.M.’s albums and songs, and -- in the moment we’ve all b...Show More

Fanclub Singles (1999-2011)

2:02:37 | Aug 29th, 2018

Adam Scott Aukerman are back again to discuss R.E.M.’s Fan Club Singles (minus the Christmas songs) from 1999-2011. They’ll open up the R.E.M. mail bag, hear about Adam’s new business, and check out a few previously omitted R.E.M collabs before divin...Show More

Covers Of R.E.M. with Jason Mantzoukas

2:12:50 | Aug 22nd, 2018

Comedian, actor and co-host of How Did This Get Made? Jason Mantzoukas joins Adam Scott Aukerman to discuss the best covers of R.E.M.’s discography. Jason talks about his journey in and out of the fandom, the importance of lyrics vs. vocals, and his ...Show More

Collapse Into Now with Haley Joel Osment

2:26:49 | Aug 15th, 2018

Actor Haley Joel Osment joins Adam Scott Aukerman to discuss R.E.M.’s 15th and final studio album Collapse into Now. They talk about when Haley first heard of R.E.M., Haley’s first concert ever being the Up Tour three days before The Sixth Sense was ...Show More

Collabs Into Now

1:47:04 | Aug 8th, 2018

Adam Scott Aukerman are back together this week to discuss all of R.E.M.’s collaborations. They also talk about Scott being trapped in a parking lot for hours as The Cure played in concert, the cursing situation at their households, and Prince. Plus,...Show More

Accelerate with Dave Holmes

2:07:32 | Aug 1st, 2018

TV personality, writer and co-host of Homophilia, Dave Holmes joins Adam Scott Aukerman as they discuss R.E.M.’s fourteenth studio album, Accelerate. Dave talks about how he got involved with MTV’s first Wanna Be a VJ contest, interviewing Michael St...Show More

U Talkin’ U2 To Me?: eXPERIENCE + iNNOCENCE Tour Pt. 2 with U2

2:16:09 | Jul 25th, 2018

Adam Scott Aukerman are excited to share their exclusive interviews with the band members of U2 from Madison Square Garden. Bonobos and Thedge talk about why “Summer of Love” is becoming an important song, their go to karaoke jams, and join the Scott...Show More

U Talkin’ U2 To Me?: eXPERIENCE + iNNOCENCE Tour Pt. 1 with Andy Daly and Phoebe Robinson

2:11:40 | Jul 18th, 2018

Andy Daly (Review) and Phoebe Robinson (2 Dope Queens) are back to join Adam Scott Aukerman as they discuss U2’s eXPERIENCE + iNNOCENCE Tour. Andy talks about his U2 fan club debacle, what happened on that faithful May 16th night at The Forum in Ingl...Show More

Around the Sun with Todd Barry

2:09:47 | Jul 11th, 2018

Stand-up comedian and actor Todd Barry joins Adam Scott Aukerman as they roll up their sleeves to discuss R.E.M.’s thirteenth studio album, Around the Sun. Todd talks about sitting in with bands like Yo La Tengo as a drummer, when he first heard of R...Show More

Staind Glass 2 with Todd Glass

1:38:35 | Jun 27th, 2018

It’s been awhile! Comedian extraordinaire Todd Glass returns to join Adam Scott Aukerman for the second installment of Staind Glass. This time around Todd shares all he knows about the band R.E.M and tries to guess which songs are performed by R.E.M....Show More

Reveal

2:21:29 | Jun 20th, 2018

Adam Scott Aukerman make a splash this week as they discuss R.E.M.’s twelfth studio album, Reveal. We’ll find out who wins the award for “worst guy” and where the boys found themselves on the May 14th, 2001 release date before they dive into the albu...Show More

Man on the Moon Soundtrack (w/ Edgar Wright)

2:13:51 | Jun 13th, 2018

Filmmaker Edgar Wright (Baby Driver) joins Adam Scott Aukerman to discuss the soundtrack to the 1999 film Man on the Moon. Edgar talks about the decision to put R.E.M.’s “New Orleans Instrumental No. 1” in Baby Driver, what he thinks makes for good m...Show More

Up

2:29:50 | Jun 6th, 2018

Adam Scott Aukerman return once again to discuss R.E.M.’s eleventh studio album, Up. We’ll hear of typewriter faults, fan-submitted sequencings, and their shared love of the Doobie Brothers before they dive into R.E.M.’s first album as a trio. Plus, ...Show More

Fanclub Singles (1988-1998)

1:45:19 | May 30th, 2018

Adam Scott Aukerman slow things down this week to discuss R.E.M.’s Fan Club Singles (minus the Christmas songs) from 1988-1998. They’ll talk about the dissolution of the classic era of R.E.M., Bill Berry quitting the band, and they open up the R.E.M....Show More

New Adventures in Hi-Fi

2:28:31 | May 23rd, 2018

Adam Scott Aukerman continue on this week to discuss R.E.M.’s tenth studio album New Adventures in Hi-Fi. We’ll hear from a listener during an episode of “How’s Your Baby” and Adam tries to figure out which Parks & Rec character he would be. Then the...Show More

Monster with April Richardson

2:38:03 | May 16th, 2018

Comedian April Richardson joins Adam Scott Aukerman to discuss R.E.M.’s ninth studio album Monster. They’ll talk about when April first heard the band, meeting Mike Mills by going to his house, and her Top 10 R.E.M. songs. Plus, Scott and Scott talk ...Show More

Slowing It Down with David Wain

2:00:35 | May 9th, 2018

Adam Scott Aukerman take a break this week from discussing R.E.M.’s discography and instead welcome film director and friend David Wain to talk about his experiences in an R.E.M. tribute band. Scott reads his favorite reviews of the podcast so far an...Show More

Automatic for the People

1:51:12 | May 2nd, 2018

Adam Scott Aukerman rejoin to discuss R.E.M.’s seminal eighth studio album Automatic for the People. We’ll get the scoop on where to find the best pizza slices, how Adam ended up as an extra in an R.E.M. music video, and where the boys found themselv...Show More

Out of Time

2:00:23 | Apr 25th, 2018

Adam Scott Aukerman return to talk about R.E.M.’s seventh studio album Out of Time. They’ll talk about the negative reception to CDs as well as what they were doing when the 1991 album released before going through Out of Time song by song. Plus, the...Show More

Green with Lance Bangs

1:28:24 | Apr 18th, 2018

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.’...Show More

Green? with Lance Bangs

1:36:40 | Apr 11th, 2018

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 wit...Show More

U Talkin’ U2 To Me?: Slowin’ It Down with Phoebe Robinson and Andy Daly

2:04:16 | Apr 4th, 2018

Phoebe Robinson (2 Dope Queens) and Andy Daly (Review) join Adam Scott Aukerman to discuss all things U2. Phoebe talks about the first time she heard U2, meeting her boyfriend at a U2 concert, and the gift she received from Bono. Then, Andy talks abo...Show More

Document

1:45:25 | Mar 28th, 2018

Adam Scott Aukerman welcome everyone back as they discuss R.E.M.’s fifth studio album, Document. They’ll talk about eyes, what R.E.M. stands for, and Adam’s old tie-dye business at 15 years old before diving into the 1987 album. Plus, they chat about...Show More

Lifes Rich Pageant

1:23:02 | Mar 21st, 2018

Adam Scott Aukerman say hello to their friends, fans, and family as they discuss R.E.M.’s fourth studio album, Lifes Rich Pageant. They’ll talk about E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial, Adam’s on call camera crew, and The Guinness Book of World Records befor...Show More

Fables of the Reconstruction

1:35:33 | Mar 14th, 2018

Adam Scott Aukerman reconvene this week to discuss R.E.M.’s third studio album, Fables of the Reconstruction. They’ll talk favorite sandwiches and Back to the Future before diving into the 1985 album. Plus, we’ll hear how they both came around on Fab...Show More

Reckoning

1:34:24 | Mar 7th, 2018

Adam Scott Aukerman are back this week to talk all about R.E.M.’s second studio album Reckoning. They’ll dive deep into each track including the B-sides. Plus, we’ll hear about Springsteen on Broadway, The Last Jedi, and running times of films in a n...Show More

Murmur

1:40:50 | Feb 28th, 2018

Adam Scott Aukerman are back this week to talk all about R.E.M.’s debut studio album Murmur. They’ll discuss getting their first albums on tape, trivia bits from the band’s hometown of Athens, Georgia, and Murmur’s mysterious lyrics. Plus, we’ll hear...Show More

Chronic Town

2:00:11 | Feb 21st, 2018

Adam Scott (Parks and Recreation) and Scott Aukerman (Comedy Bang! Bang!) come together once again as superfan Adam Scott Aukerman--but this time to discuss the music and impact of the band R.E.M. In this first episode, Scott and Scott share how they...Show More

24 Songs of Experience

2:21:34 | Nov 28th, 2017

Adam Scott Aukerman return to discuss U2’s fourteenth studio album Songs of Experience and with the permission of the band give listeners an EXCLUSIVE first listen to the album track by track. Plus, we get a much needed Harry Potter and Halloween upd...Show More

23 The Joshua Tree Anniversary Tour

1:52:11 | Jun 2nd, 2017

Adam Scott Aukerman are back! They discuss seeing U2 live at the Rose Bowl, break down the setlist and talk about the Joshua Tree Anniversary Tour. We get a long anticipated Harry Potter update from Adam and much more! Buy new U Talkin’ U2 To Me? t-s...Show More

22 U2 Talk 2 U

2:25:47 | Aug 6th, 2015

It finally happened. Scott and Scott traveled to the legendary Electric Ladyland Studios in New York City for a monumental bare all confessional interview with the lovable lads Bonobos, Thedge, Larry Mullen Sr.'s Son & Adam Clay 2000 Pounds.This epis...Show More

iNNOCENCE + eXPERIENCE Tour

1:40:11 | Jul 15th, 2015

Adam Scott Aukerman are back from experiencing the iNNOCENCE + eXPERIENCE Tour at The Forum in Los Angeles and boy do they have a story to tell you! They’ll cover everything from the setlist to the once in a lifetime opportunity that will forever cha...Show More

20 LIVE from SF Sketchfest

1:41:19 | Feb 12th, 2015

Adam Scott Aukerman made their way to SF Sketchfest for a special U Talkin' U2 To Me? episode recorded LIVE from Cobb’s Comedy Club! Scott & Scott talk U2 to Sally, the very first college girl on the show before going through their Top 10 U2 Songs of...Show More

U2 Holiday Special

1:50:36 | Dec 17th, 2014

Adam Scott Aukerman have seen the U2 signal in the sky and are back for a special holiday episode of U Talkin’ U2 To Me! They'll talk about Bono’s bike accident, U2 playing a concert without Bono, the Songs of Innocence + Experience tour, Films of In...Show More

Songs of Innocence Physical Release Special

1:45:11 | Oct 16th, 2014

It's been a month and a lot of things have happened in the world of U2 but luckily Adam Scott Aukerman are back to dig into the physical release of U2's thirteenth studio album Songs of Innocence. They'll talk about U2: The Definitive Biography, the ...Show More

17 Songs of Innocence

2:33:39 | Sep 11th, 2014

That's right, it's been awhile but Adam Scott Aukerman are back by popular demand to dive into U2's thirteenth studio album Songs of Innocence. They'll talk about the U2's live performance at the live Apple event, U2 releasing their new album right i...Show More

Commentary Special (w/ Harris Wittels, Lance Bangs, Paul F. Tompkins)

1:31:54 | Jun 11th, 2014

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 answer some burning...Show More

Spider-Man: Turn Off The Dark (w/ Doug Benson)

1:38:38 | Jun 4th, 2014

Doug Loves Movies host Doug Benson joins Adam Scott Aukerman to discuss the broadway rock musical Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark. They'll get into the conception and making of the musical, Bono & The Edge's involvement with writing the music & lyrics ...Show More

Staind Glass (w/ Todd Glass)

2:13:54 | May 28th, 2014

It's been awhile but finally comedian extraordinaire Todd Glass joins Adam Scott Aukerman for the debut of Staind Glass, the podcast where Todd Glass discusses the metal band Staind. Before diving into Staind's album Break the Cycle, Todd plays a gam...Show More

13 No Line on the Horizon

1:55:33 | May 21st, 2014

Get on your boots this week as Adam Scott Aukerman get deep into U2's twelfth studio album No Line on the Horizon for the whole episode. They'll talk about the aborted Rick Rubin sessions, the sessions with Brian Eno & Daniel Lanois, how U2's "Get On...Show More

Slowing It Down 2 (w/ Jimmy Pardo)

1:28:21 | May 14th, 2014

Adam Scott Aukerman slow it down once again this week as they are joined by Never Not Funny's Jimmy Pardo to discuss his personal legacy with U2. They’ll talk about when Jimmy first heard of the band, watching them perform at the Aragon Ballroom in C...Show More

11 How to Dismantle an Atomic Bomb

1:59:10 | May 7th, 2014

Uno, dos, tres, catorce! Adam Scott Aukerman discuss U2′s eleventh studio album How to Dismantle an Atomic Bomb for the entirety of today’s episode. They’ll share their different opinions on the album, talk about the U2 iPod commercial, go through th...Show More

10 All That You Can't Leave Behind

2:13:55 | Apr 30th, 2014

This week Adam Scott Aukerman are back from their break of slowing things down to talk U2 as they delve into U2's tenth studio album All That You Can't Leave Behind. They’ll discuss how U2 went back to basics while recording this album, their first i...Show More

9 Slowing It Down

1:47:32 | Apr 23rd, 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 Osca...Show More

8 Pop

1:42:56 | Apr 16th, 2014

Adam Scott Aukerman continue talkin' U2 as they dive right into U2's ninth studio album Pop. They'll discuss the 1995 single "Hold Me, Thrill Me, Kiss Me, Kill Me" from the Batman Forever soundtrack which served as a bridge to Pop, the PopMart Tour w...Show More

Zooropa

1:42:02 | Apr 9th, 2014

Adam Scott Aukerman are back this week to talk all about U2's eight studio album Zooropa. They'll discuss the worldwide Zoo TV Tour, Bono's many alter egos, and U2's experimental side project Original Soundtracks 1. Plus, they’ll give their impressio...Show More

Achtung Baby

1:19:04 | Apr 2nd, 2014

After last week's cliffhanger, it’s time for Adam Scott Aukerman to really dig into U2's influential seventh studio album Achtung Baby. They'll cover everything from their different reactions to the album when it was released to the Berlin sessions t...Show More

Achtung Baby?

1:12:43 | Mar 26th, 2014

It's finally time for Adam Scott Aukerman to discuss one of U2′s landmark albums aka their seventh studio album Achtung Baby. They’ll talk about recent U2 news, their thoughts on what the best first U2 single has ever put out is, and Davis Guggenheim...Show More

Rattle and Hum (w/ Lance Bangs)

2:09:31 | Mar 19th, 2014

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 ...Show More

The Joshua Tree (w/ Harris Wittels)

1:34:16 | Mar 12th, 2014

Harris Wittels aka radio's bad boy of Analyze Phish joins Adam Scott Aukerman this week to delve into U2's critically acclaimed fifth studio album The Joshua Tree. They'll talk about Scott's experience going to see The Joshua Tree tour, how this was ...Show More

The Unforgettable Fire

1:33:52 | Mar 5th, 2014

Adam Scott Aukerman say hello to family, friends, and U2 fans as they dive into U2's fourth studio album The Unforgettable Fire. They’ll talk about where their little boy selves were at the time of its October 1st 1984 release, the significant event ...Show More

From Boy to Under a Blood Red Sky

1:26:01 | Feb 26th, 2014

In anticipation of U2's latest album release, Adam Scott (Parks and Recreation) and Scott Aukerman (Comedy Bang! Bang!) come together as superfan Adam Scott Aukerman to discuss the music and impact of the band. In the inaugural episode they delve int...Show More

0 Preview Clip

01:49 | Feb 19th, 2014

Hear a preview clip of Earwolf's latest podcast with U2 superfan Adam Scott Aukerman.