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The Best Show with Tom Scharpling

Tom Scharpling, Jon Wurster

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What is The Best Show? It used to be The Best Show On WFMU for thirteen years. Now we are on our own and making our way through the world! The show is comedy, call-ins, music and fun. It's Scharpling and Wurster and everyone else! Tell your friends t...Show More

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Ballad of a Comeback Kid

2:59:18 | Dec 17th, 2014

The long wait is over and The Best Show is back! Matthew Tompkins calls in to welcome Tom back! Kurt Vile checks in! Gary the Squirrel discusses his one-squirrel show and more!

It's The Best Show Christmas Show!

3:03:18 | Dec 24th, 2014

It's the first ever Best Show Holiday Show. Philly Boy Roy calls to recap how his year went and to recite "Twas The Night Before Christmas Future Philly Style." Tom talks about Ringo Starr, Gary the Squirrel sings a song to AP Mike, Andy Kindler chec...Show More

Bests 118 - Matthew Tompkins (Shout! Network Spring Line-up)

1:00:50 | Apr 5th

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, Tom gets a call from Matthew Tompkins about the Shout! Network's Spring Line-up!

KURT VILE! JOSH KANTOR AND CASEY NEILL! LIL BUB! TOP 50 WEIRDOS PART 1! GARY THE SQUIRREL!

3:04:09 | Apr 3rd

A GIGANTIC show!!! KURT VILE calls to catch up with Tom and even play a song! JOSH KANTOR AND CASEY NEILL play LIVE MUSIC IN STUDIO! A special update from LIL BUB! Tom starts listing the TOP 50 WEIRDOS of all time! GARY THE SQUIRREL plays TAKE ME OUT...Show More

DUMBEST THING YOU'VE EVER HEARD! BEST SANDWICH EVER! WHO WOULD PLAY YOU IN THE MOVIE OF YOUR LIFE?

2:01:04 | Mar 27th

Phones ring on THREE great topics... you can't lose! DUMBEST THING YOU'VE EVER HEARD! BEST SANDWICH EVER! WHO WOULD PLAY YOU IN THE MOVIE OF YOUR LIFE? It's a good one!

Bests 117 - Pokémon For Truckers

11:57 | Mar 22nd

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, Tom opens the phones to play Pokémon For Truckers!

DREAMS AND NIGHTMARES!

2:04:07 | Mar 20th

Tom talks to the callers about their dreams and nightmares and gets into some pretty deep dream analysis. A great show!

TINY CRIME AND TEENY PUNISHMENT! CLARE O'KANE! SOUND COLLAGE!

2:36:14 | Mar 13th

Phones ring on the topic: TINY CRIME AND TEENY PUNISHMENT! A special call from CLARE O'KANE! SOUND COLLAGE and MUCH MORE!

Bests 116 - Philly Boy Roy (New Religion)

58:24 | Mar 8th

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear Philly Boy Roy call in about his new religion!

OPEN MOUTH, INSERT FOOT! BILL IN NEWBRIDGE UPON TYNE! NAME YOUR TOP 10 NU METAL BANDS!

2:32:36 | Mar 6th

Phones ring on the subject, Open Mouth, Insert Foot! Bill from Newbridge upon Tyne calls in! Callers list their Top 10 Nu Metal bands!

WORST PERFORMANCE IN A GREAT THING/BEST PERFORMANCE IN A BAD THING! SOUND COLLAGE! MORE!

2:40:48 | Feb 27th

WOW! A GREAT SHOW! Phones ring on the topic: WORST PERFORMANCE IN A GREAT THING/BEST PERFORMANCE IN A BAD THING! A special opening SOUND COLLAGE! And MUCH MORE!!!

Bests 115 - Dougie Miller (Tell-all Memoir)

56:55 | Feb 22nd

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear from comedian Dougie Miller, calling about his tell-all memoir!

OVERHEARD CONVERSATIONS!

2:30:41 | Feb 20th

The Best Show crew fill-in for Tom. Phones ring on the topic: OVERHEARD CONVERSATIONS! With choice calls from Brett Davis, Colin "Slice Harvester" Hagendorf, Avalanche Bob, and many more!!!

WINNERS ONLY! SKITCH IN NEWBRIDGE WHARF! SOUND COLLAGE! MORE!

2:48:31 | Feb 13th

HAVE YOU EVER GOTTEN A TROPHY FOR ANYTHING? Tom takes calls from WINNERS ONLY! Plus a special call from SKITCH IN NEWBRIDGE WHARF! A SOUND COLLAGE and MORE!

Bests 114 - Mark in Lake Newbridge

35:37 | Feb 8th

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear a call from Mark in Lake Newbridge!

TOM RETURNS! SOUND COLLAGE! REGRET!

2:43:03 | Feb 6th

TOM is back in studio! Phones ring on the topic: REGRET! A special sound collage and MORE!

SOUND COLLAGE! I LOVE YA BUT YA KINDA SUCK! MORE!

2:28:12 | Jan 30th

Phones ring on the topic: I LOVE YA BUT YA KINDA SUCK! A special opening SOUND COLLAGE, some calls from some old favorites, a special visit from an Aussie F.O.T. and MUCH MORE!

Bests 113 - Larry In DC

52:39 | Jan 25th

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear a call from White House recording engineer, Larry in DC!

SOUND COLLAGE! DISAPPOINTMENT! MORE!

2:29:57 | Jan 23rd

Phones ring on the topic: DISAPPOINTMENT! Tom kicks things off with a special SOUND COLLAGE and much MORE!

STEVE GUNN IN STUDIO! ROWDY MOSES! MIKE KROL SONG DEBUT! MORE!

2:44:36 | Jan 16th

A HUGE SHOW! STEVE GUNN swings by the studio to talk to Tom about his new album and even play a few songs LIVE! Tom interviews the rarely interviewed ROWDY MOSES! Plus, a song debut from the upcoming MIKE KROL album, Power Chords!

Bests 112 - Tom Was In The Beach Boys

10:51 | Jan 11th

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we learn about Tom's secret past as a session singer with The Beach Boys during SMILE!

WHO ARE THE BEATLES OF SCUM? DARREN FROM WORK! SOUND COLLAGE! MORE!

2:55:59 | Jan 9th

A topic for the ages! Who are the Fab Four of Trash? The John, Paul, George and Ringo of Garbage? This show gets to the bottom of it. Plus a call from DARREN FROM WORK! A special SOUND COLLAGE! And MUCH MORE!

KURT VILE! PHILLY BOY ROY! BRING IT IN 19/ LEAVE IT IN 18! MORE!

2:48:56 | Jan 2nd

BEST SHOW 2019! KURT VILE calls in! Hear the latest from PHILLY BOY ROY! Phones ring on the topic: BRING IT IN 19/ LEAVE IT IN 18! Plus much MORE!

Bests 111 - Best Calls of 2018

1:18:51 | Dec 28th, 2018

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, hear a collage of some of the best and funniest calls from 2018. Featuring: Andy Kindler, Conner O'Malley, Night of 1000 Pardos, E-cigs guy, and MUC...Show More

SPECIAL FRIDAY NIGHT BEST SHOW! JULIE KLAUSNER IN STUDIO! REX FROM NEWBRIDGE! GARY THE SQUIRREL!

3:13:56 | Dec 22nd, 2018

It’s a Best Show on a Friday night! Julie Klausner in studio! Rex From Newbridge calls! Gary The Squirrel joins for a game of Did It Happen In 2018? The final Best Show of 2018!

TOM IS BACK IN NEW JERSEY, BABY!

2:53:32 | Dec 12th, 2018

Tomronto is OVER! TOM IS BACK in the Best Show studio! SOUND COLLAGE! MORE! A classic Best Show!

Bests 110 - Davey from Newbridge High (Rock & Pop Concert)

1:06:49 | Dec 7th, 2018

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, Tom gets an update from Davey in Newbridge High at the Rock & Pop Concert!

THE RETURN OF DEPRAVITY’S RAINBOW!

2:43:34 | Dec 5th, 2018

Mike and Therese are BACK with the classic Best Show fill-in! You wanted it, you GOT IT! What's in store for you is nothing short of greatness. So dive in already, would ya?!

Bests 109 - Thor (Internet Tough Guy)

41:29 | Nov 23rd, 2018

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, Tom confronts Thor (internet tough guy)!

TOMRONTO CONTINUES! WHAT DO YOU MISS?

2:40:53 | Nov 22nd, 2018

Tom is still in Toronto! Phones ring on the topic of What Do You Miss? Paycheck & Nick Flanagan stop by! A very fun show!

TOM CAN'T COMPLAIN III! DR. KENNETH FLORGNOR! TOMRONTO CONTINUES!

2:50:50 | Nov 14th, 2018

It's everybody's favorite night! TOM CAN'T COMPLAIN! The third and most thrilling installment! Plus, Tom get's a call from his dentist: DR. KENNETH FLORGNOR!  The TOMRONTO saga continues!

Bests 108 - A Musical Tribute To Podcasts

08:45 | Nov 9th, 2018

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, Tom sings a musical tribute to podcasts!

MISCHIEF NIGHT! BIG LETDOWN/BIG SURPRISE! TOMRONTO CONTINUES! AP MIKE AFTER HOURS!

2:54:45 | Oct 31st, 2018

TOMRONTO continues on as AP Mike, Dudio, and Pat fill-in at the studio while Tom calls in from Toronto! The guys continue the conversation from last week on Mischief Night. Phones ring on the topics: The Big Letdown/The Big Surprise. Mike introduces ...Show More

TOMRONTO CONTINUES! ROCK SHOW REMORSE! MORE!

2:49:53 | Oct 24th, 2018

The thrilling TOMRONTO saga continues as AP Mike, Dudio, and Pat fill-in at the studio while Tom calls in from Toronto! Phones ring on the topic: ROCK SHOW REMORSE- the shows you always regretted skipping! Plus, lots more!

TOM-RONTO CONTINUES! MARK PROKSCH! TOM’S COUSIN, TROY! WHO IS YOUR HERO?

2:37:37 | Oct 17th, 2018

Tom’s exile in Toronto continues! The amazing Mark Proksch stops by to talk about K-Strass, The Office and meeting Bob Newhart, Tom’s cousin Troy calls to ask for a Canadian favor, and lots of chatting about heroes! A fun episode!

Best Show Bests 107 - Philly Boy Roy on "Gritty"

25:57 | Oct 12th, 2018

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, Philly Boy Roy explains the Philadelphia Flyers' new mascot, "Gritty"!

TOM-RONTO! STEFANI ROBINSON! DEBUT SONG FROM: CAVE!

2:34:20 | Oct 10th, 2018

TOM-RONTO! Tom brings The Best Show to TORONTO with special guest STEFANI ROBINSON! Plus, a debut song from CAVE! And so much MORE!

TOM ANALYZES YOUR DREAMS! GARY THE SQUIRREL! AND THE SINGLE GREATEST MOMENT IN BEST SHOW HISTORY!

2:30:49 | Oct 3rd, 2018

TOM ANALYZES YOUR DREAMS! GARY THE SQUIRREL swings by! Plus, a very special SOUND COLLAGE AND THE SINGLE GREATEST MOMENT IN BEST SHOW HISTORY! This is a GREAT ONE!

NICK THORBURN! IN STUDIO! PHILLY BOY ROY! WHO ARE THE FIVE PEOPLE YOU WOULD PICK TO START EARTH OVER? MORE!

2:41:26 | Sep 26th, 2018

NICK THORBURN! IN STUDIO! A special call from PHILLY BOY ROY on GRITTY the new mascot for the Flyers! Phones ring on the topic: WHO ARE THE FIVE PEOPLE YOU WOULD PICK TO START EARTH OVER! A special music premier from SUNSHINE & THE RAIN and MORE!

Bests 106 - Football Legend, Dick Blevins

49:48 | Sep 21st, 2018

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear a call from football legend, Dick Blevins!

CHRIS GETHARD LIVE IN STUDIO! AH, SHUT UP! COUCH TALK! MORE!

3:09:28 | Sep 19th, 2018

Hey! CHRIS GETHARD is back and he's LIVE IN STUDIO! He talks about his new book coming out in October called LOSE WELL, THE CHRIS GETHARD SHOW and more! Plus, the return of AH, SHUT UP! and the debut of COUCH TALK! and also MORE!

TIM HEIDECKER AND GREGG TURKINGTON! BENNY FROM NEWBRIDGE AUTOBODY! SCOTT ROGOWSKY! GARY! MORE!

2:50:42 | Sep 14th, 2018

WOW! HUGE SHOW HERE! TIM HEIDECKER AND GREGG TURKINGTON call in about their upcoming ON CINEMA TOUR! BENNY FROM NEWBRIDGE AUTOBODY calls in! Plus, GARY THE SQUIRREL takes a call from SCOTT ROGOWSKY! MIKE KROL & ALLISON CRUTCHFIELD call in! The return...Show More

BACK TO SCHOOL with CLARE O'KANE! BENNY IN OUTER NEWBRIDGE! MORE!

3:15:20 | Sep 5th, 2018

A fun FUN show! Returning champion in-studio guest CLARE O'KANE brings the laughs and good chat! BENNY IN OUTER NEWBRIDGE calls in! And much much more? NO! TONS MORE!

Bests 105 - The Podcast Hall Of Fame

57:28 | Aug 31st, 2018

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear the 2017 Podcast Hall Of Fame induction ceremony! With appearances by: JULIE KLAUSNER, ANDY KINDLER, CLARE O'KANE, HAYES DAVENPORT and MORE!

CELEBRITY ENCOUNTERS! TONY IN OLD NEWBRIDGE! MARINA FRANKLIN! CONNER O'MALLEY! MORE!

3:10:23 | Aug 29th, 2018

WOW! What a show! Tom gets a call from TONY IN OLD NEWBRIDGE! Phones ring on the topic: CELEBRITY ENCOUNTERS! Plus, MARINA FRANKLIN and CONNER O'MALLEY call in and so much MORE!

TOM CALLS FROM AFAR! JAY AASENG! STRANGE THINGS YOU'VE HEARD IN A BAR! HIT THE POST! MORE!

2:12:49 | Aug 22nd, 2018

Tom is away on work but calls in long distance as the Best Show crew (Mike, Dudio, Pat and Kristen Bartlett) fill in from the studio! Twin Peaks actor and former David Lynch assistant, JAY AASENG calls in! Phones ring on the topic: STRANGE THINGS YOU...Show More

Bests 104 - Philly Boy Roy Survives The Eclipse

33:31 | Aug 17th, 2018

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, Philly Boy Roy survives the eclipse!

WHICH CELEBRITY WOULD YOU WANT TO BE HANDCUFFED TO AS YOU RAN THROUGH THE BAYOU TRYING TO EVADE THE AUTHORITIES? FRANK CUNNINGHAM! GARY THE SQUIRREL! MORE!

2:08:44 | Aug 8th, 2018

Phones ring on the topic: WHICH CELEBRITY WOULD YOU WANT TO BE HANDCUFFED TO AS YOU RAN THROUGH THE BAYOU TRYING TO EVADE THE AUTHORITIES? Tom gets a call from TV writer FRANK CUNNINGHAM! Plus, GARY THE SQUIRREL! Tom catches the E-CIGS FOR LEGS GUY! ...Show More

MICHAEL KUPPERMAN! MEL FROM NEWBRIDGE MEWS! MORE!

3:00:23 | Aug 1st, 2018

Graphic novelist MICHAEL KUPPERMAN comes by the studio to talk about his new book: ALL THE ANSWERS!  MEL FROM NEWBRIDGE MEWS calls in and much more!

NIGHT OF A THOUSAND PARDOS! BETTY'S HUSBAND NICK! CLARE O'KANE! WHIP TALK! WHITE MYSTERY! MORE!

3:03:04 | Jul 25th, 2018

It's the NIGHT OF A THOUSAND PARDOS! Featuring: a call from BETTY'S HUSBAND NICK! CLARE O'KANE! WHIP TALK, MISS ALEX WHITE from WHITE MYSTERY and MUCH MORE!

SCOTT THOMPSON! DERRICK BECKLES! BASKETBALL GREG!

3:01:27 | Jul 18th, 2018

WOW! SCOTT THOMPSON of The Kids In The Hall calls in to talk about his newly reissued book: Buddy Babylon: The Autobiography of Buddy Cole! DERRICK BECKLES calls in to talk about his new show: MOSTLY FOR MILLENNIALS! BASKETBALL GREG calls in from New...Show More

EVERYTHING MUST BE RE-EVALUATED! RICKY IN OUTER NEWBRIDGE! RYAN H. WALSH! MORE!

2:58:58 | Jul 11th, 2018

Phones ring on the topic: EVERYTHING MUST BE RE-EVALUATED! RICKY IN OUTER NEWBRIDGE calls in! Author of: ASTRAL WEEKS: A Secret History of 1968  Ryan H. Walsh calls in! And MUCH MORE!

JON DALY! NICK THORBURN! NATE IN NEWBRIDGE CORNERS! AP MIKE AT THE MOVIES! GARY THE SQUIRREL! MORE!

3:13:18 | Jun 27th, 2018

WOW! JON DALY and NICK THORBURN are IN STUDIO for this one! NATE IN NEWBRIDGE CORNERS calls in! GARY THE SQUIRREL slips in to the ALTERNATE UNIVERSE with YOU GOTTA REMEMBER THIS! Plus, DUMB DAVE and BEANIE BABY MARKET REPORT! Then, AP MIKE recaps his...Show More

BEST SHOW RETURNS! MICK IN NEWBRIDGE! SPIDER BAGS - WORLD PREMIER! SOUND COLLAGE!

2:48:22 | Jun 20th, 2018

THE BEST SHOW IS BACK! MICK IN NEWBRIDGE calls in! Hear a world premier from the band SPIDER BAGS! Plus, a special SOUND COLLAGE and MORE!

PHILLY BOY ROY! THE DO-OVER! ALDI TALK! AH, SHUT UP! SOUND COLLAGE! MORE!

2:52:30 | Jun 6th, 2018

PHILLY BOY ROY calls in from The White House! Phones ring on the topic: THE DO-OVER! Those moments you wish you could do it over. The alternate universes continue with: ALDI TALK! AH, SHUT UP! and MORE! Plus, a special SOUND COLLAGE, Tom sends the cr...Show More

THE NEW BEST SHOW WITH A.P. MIKE! WHIP TALK! BEATLES TALK! WHO CAN TOM BEAT UP?!

2:36:44 | May 30th, 2018

A classic BEST SHOW! The Alternative Universes continue with a NEW BEST SHOW where A.P. MIKE is host and Tom is call screener! Mary Houlihan calls in to talk to Mike! More from WHIP TALK and BEATLES TALK! Plus, Laurie from Miami gets Tom to discuss w...Show More

WALLY WACKIMAN! STEVE IN ROPEBRIDGE! ALTERNATE UNIVERSES! GARY THE SQUIRREL! TAIWAN HOUSING PROJECT!

2:55:51 | May 23rd, 2018

The purple one RETURNS! An in-studio visit from the one and only WALLY WACKIMAN (AKA Zach Woliner)! Tom gets a call from STEVE IN ROPEBRIDGE! The ALTERNATE UNIVERSES continue with: DUMB DAVE! BEANIE BABY MARKET PRICE HOUR, UNCANNY MYSTERIES and GARY ...Show More

STEFANI ROBINSON! SCOTT ROGOWSKY! TOP FIFTY REVENGE STORIES EVER! MORE!

3:04:01 | May 16th, 2018

YES! The awesome and hilarious STEFANI ROBINSON swings by the studio! SCOTT ROGOWSKY calls in from an airport! Phones ring on the topic: TOP FIFTY REVENGE STORIES EVER! Plus, so much more!!!

I WAS WRONG! PORNO HOME COMPANION! WHIP TALK! MORE!!!

2:40:27 | May 9th, 2018

A GRAND BEST SHOW! Phones ring on the topic: I WAS WRONG! The Alternate Universes continue with more: PORNO HOME COMPANION and WHIP TALK! Plus, an AVALANCHE BOB call, a mini SOUND COLLAGE and much much more!!!

ANDY KINDLER! VITO IN PORT NEWBRIDGE! I WOULD PAY TO SEE THAT! SOUND COLLAGE! WHIP TALK! OH, SHUT UP!

3:01:04 | May 2nd, 2018

Now that's what I call BEST SHOW! ANDY KINDLER calls in from Hollywood! VITO IN PORT NEWBRIDGE calls in! Phones ring on the topic: I WOULD PAY TO SEE THAT! Hear a brand new, dynomite SOUND COLLAGE! More from the alternate universes: WHIP TALK! and OH...Show More

MARINA FRANKLIN! MORTY FROM LOWER WEST NEWBRIDGE! I STUCK THE LANDING! MORE!

3:00:10 | Apr 25th, 2018

The hilarious MARINA FRANKLIN comes by the studio to talk about her new podcast: FRIENDS LIKE US and more! Tom gets a call from MORTY FROM LOWER WEST NEWBRIDGE! Phones ring on the topic: I STUCK THE LANDING - the times that you said the exact perfect...Show More

NICK THORBURN IN STUDIO! GARDWUAR THE SQUIRREL SERVIETTE! PROG TALK WITH VANCE! BEATLES TALK! WHAT'S THE MOST BORING SUBSET IN AMERICA?

2:58:47 | Apr 18th, 2018

NICK THORBURN from the band ISLANDS swings by the studio to talk about his new podcast CRITICAL PODCAST! Phones ring on the topic: MOST BORING SUBSET IN AMERICA! The alternate universes continue with: GARDWUAR THE SQUIRREL SERVIETTE! PROG TALK WITH V...Show More

WHAT IS THE BEST AND WORST SONG TO GET BEAT UP TO? MAGGIE SEROTA! TIM AT NEWBRIDGE ULTRANATIONAL AIRPORT! PORNO HOME COMPANION! GREG NEEDHAM! MORE!

3:12:55 | Apr 11th, 2018

Phones ring on the topic: WHAT IS THE BEST AND WORST SONG TO GET BEAT UP TO? MAGGIE SEROTA swings by the studio! A call from TIM AT NEWBRIDGE ULTRANATIONAL AIRPORT! Another chilling installment of PORNO HOME COMPANION! GREG NEEDHAM swings by! Plus ...Show More

Bests 103 - A Call From Steve in DC

46:12 | Apr 6th, 2018

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear a call from Steve in DC!

I BELIEVE! I DON’T BELIEVE! PORNO HOME COMPANION! BEATLES TALK! MORE!

2:53:38 | Apr 4th, 2018

Best show returns with the topic: I BELIEVE! I DON’T BELIEVE! More alternate universes with: PORNO HOME COMPANION! and BEATLES TALK! All this and MUCH MORE!

Bests 102 - A Call From David Crosby

14:49 | Mar 30th, 2018

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear a call from the one and only David Crosby!

MARY HOULIHAN AND DAMIAN ABRAHAM OF F'D UP IN STUDIO! STEVIE IN NEWBRIDGE HILLS! DUMB DAVE! CUTE TALK!

3:21:07 | Mar 28th, 2018

WOW! MARY HOULIHAN AND DAMIAN ABRAHAM OF F'D UP swing by the studio! MARY talks about her new album: DREAM PHONE, her work with Hungry Monk Rescue Truck and MORE! DAMIAN ABRAHAM talks about his upcoming wrestling show on Viceland, his podcast 'Turned...Show More

SO NOW I’M THE ONE EVERYONE IS LOOKING AT! CHADWICK FROM NEWBRIDGE! MORE!

2:54:37 | Mar 21st, 2018

Tom tells an EPIC story and phones ring on the topic: SO NOW I’M THE ONE EVERYONE IS LOOKING AT! Tom gets a call from CHADWICK FROM NEWBRIDGE! Plus, MUCH MORE!

JO FIRESTONE! LANCE BANGS! BRETT DAVIS! GARY THE SQUIRREL! HOW MANY PEOPLE IN AMERICA! MORE!

2:43:48 | Mar 14th, 2018

WOW! Now THIS is a show! JO FIRESTONE and BRETT DAVIS in studio! LANCE BANGS swings by as well! GARY THE SQUIRREL debuts DENTIST GAMESHOW! Plus, HOW MANY PEOPLE IN AMERICA! DUMB DAVE and MORE!

Bests 101 - A Call from Danny in Newbridge Mews

47:24 | Mar 9th, 2018

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear a call from Danny in Newbridge Mews!

PHILLY BOY ROY! SOUND COLLAGE! MISS ALEX WHITE! AYYYYY SMR!

2:50:47 | Mar 7th, 2018

PHILLY BOY ROY's long awaited post Super Bowl call! The return of the SOUND COLLAGE! MISS ALEX WHITE from the band White Mystery calls in to debut a song off their brand new record! Plus, the debut of AYYYYY SMR and MORE!

Bests 100 - In-studio fun with Adam Pally, Ken Katkin & Mary Houlihan

1:04:11 | Mar 2nd, 2018

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this 100th episode, hear some in-studio fun from Adam Pally, Ken Katkin & Mary Houlihan!

MGMT IN STUDIO! VANCE THE PUPPET! OH, SHUT UP! AND MORE!

3:03:25 | Feb 28th, 2018

HOLY MOLY! MGMT come by The Best Show studio! Tom talks to the band about their new album, Little Dark Age and so much more! THEN! VANCE THE PUPPET talks to MGMT about Prog rock! Plus, Avalanche Bob gets some air play, a call from Jello Man and anoth...Show More

Bests 099 - A Call from Ratt's Bobby Blotzer

43:32 | Feb 23rd, 2018

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, hear a call from Ratt's Bobby Blotzer!

BEST SHOW RETURNS! ANDREW SANDOVAL! MORE!

2:30:05 | Feb 21st, 2018

THE BEST SHOW RETURNS after a two-week hiatus! ANDREW SANDOVAL calls in to talk to Tom about the Pete Nesmith and Micky Dolenz tour and much more! Plus, loads of calls, laughs, and good times! A CLASSIC BEST SHOW! DIG IN!

Bests 098 - A Giant Dog Live in Studio

37:46 | Feb 16th, 2018

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, hear A Giant Dog Live in Studio!

Bests 097 - Rick in South Newbridge Is in Jail

42:49 | Feb 9th, 2018

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, Rick in South Newbridge calls in from Jail!

Bests 096 - A Call from Tim Heidecker

27:40 | Feb 2nd, 2018

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear a call from Tim Heidecker!

SCOTT ROGOWSKY! REX IN NEWBRIDGE COLONY CANYON! SIMON DOOM PREMIER! OH, SHUT UP! GARY THE SQUIRREL!

3:02:12 | Jan 31st, 2018

Long-time friend of The Best Show and host of HQ, SCOTT ROGOWSKY swings by the studio! Tom gets a call from REX IN NEWBRIDGE COLONY CANYON! GARY THE SQUIRREL brings back his broadcasting boot camp! Plus, the return of OH, SHUT UP! and much much more...Show More

Bests 095 - A Call from Rick in South Newbridge

40:38 | Jan 26th, 2018

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear a call from Rick in South Newbridge!

Meet My Friends The Friends - Season One Episode 13 "The One with the Boobies"

15:22 | Jan 26th, 2018

Welcome back to Meet My Friends The Friends, the ultimate Friends recap podcast, hosted by Tom Scharpling! Today Tom discusses the thirteenth episode of Friends with engineer Jason Gore.

Meet My Friends The Friends - Season One Episode 12 "The One with the Dozen Lasagnas"

14:36 | Jan 25th, 2018

Welcome back to Meet My Friends The Friends, the ultimate Friends recap podcast, hosted by Tom Scharpling! Today Tom discusses the twelfth episode of Friends with engineer Jason Gore.

PHILLY BOY ROY! GETTING TO KNOW YOU! TIM FROM NEWBRIDGE NEWS! OH, SHUT UP!

2:51:37 | Jan 24th, 2018

BEST SHOW DELIVERS! PHILLY BOY ROY butt dials Tom! TIM FROM NEWBRIDGE NEWS calls in! Tom gets to know the listeners with the topic: GETTING TO KNOW YOU! Plus, a brand new show-within-a-show... OH, SHUT UP!

Meet My Friends The Friends - Season One Episode 11 "The One with Mrs. Bing"

12:12 | Jan 23rd, 2018

Welcome back to Meet My Friends The Friends, the ultimate Friends recap podcast, hosted by Tom Scharpling! Today Tom discusses the eleventh episode of Friends.

Meet My Friends The Friends - Season One Episode 10 "The One with the Monkey"

19:59 | Jan 22nd, 2018

Welcome back to Meet My Friends The Friends, the ultimate Friends recap podcast, hosted by Tom Scharpling! Today Tom discusses the tenth episode of Friends with engineer Jason Gore.

Meet My Friends The Friends - Season One Episode 9 "The One Where Underdog Gets Away”

19:13 | Jan 19th, 2018

Welcome back to Meet My Friends The Friends, the ultimate Friends recap podcast, hosted by Tom Scharpling! Today Tom discusses the ninth episode of Friends with Buzzfeed writer Ruby Goodman (Brett Davis) & engineer Jason Gore.

THE HALF HOUR OF POWER EPISODE 46

51:20 | Jan 19th, 2018

The first Half Hour of Power of 2018! This episode was recorded directly after the January 2nd, 2017 episode of The Best Show with Tom Scharpling. The cast of characters for this episode are Tom Scharpling, A.P. Mike, Jason Gore, Kristen Bartlett, an...Show More

Meet My Friends The Friends - Season One Episode 8 "The One Where Nana Dies Twice”

16:20 | Jan 18th, 2018

Welcome back to Meet My Friends The Friends, the ultimate Friends recap podcast, hosted by Tom Scharpling! Today Tom discusses the eighth episode of Friends with Buzzfeed writer Ruby Goodman (Brett Davis) & engineer Jason Gore.

JAKE FOGELNEST! DARREN FROM WORK! THE WORST ADVICE YOU’VE EVER GOTTEN!

3:12:53 | Jan 17th, 2018

JAKE FOGELNEST calls to talk about the new Comedy Central show CORPORATE! DARREN FROM WORK calls in about his checkered past! Phones ring on the topic: THE WORST ADVICE YOU’VE EVER GOTTEN! ROXY LANGE swings by the studio and MUCH MORE!

Meet My Friends The Friends - Season One Episode 7 "The One with the Blackout”

16:11 | Jan 16th, 2018

Welcome back to Meet My Friends The Friends, the ultimate Friends recap podcast, hosted by Tom Scharpling! Today Tom discusses the seventh episode of Friends with Buzzfeed writer Ruby Goodman (Brett Davis) & engineer Jason Gore.

Meet My Friends The Friends - Season One Episode 6 "The One with the Butt"

14:37 | Jan 15th, 2018

Welcome back to Meet My Friends The Friends, the ultimate Friends recap podcast, hosted by Tom Scharpling! Today Tom discusses the sixth episode of Friends with Buzzfeed writer Ruby Goodman (Brett Davis) & engineer Jason Gore.

Meet My Friends The Friends - Season One Episode 5 “The One With The East German Laundry Detergent"

14:49 | Jan 12th, 2018

Welcome back to Meet My Friends The Friends! Today Tom discusses the fifth episode of Friends with engineer Jason Gore.

Bests 094 - Tom's Step-Nephew Chip

40:35 | Jan 12th, 2018

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear a call from Tom's step-nephew Chip!

Meet My Friends The Friends - Season One Episode 4 “The One With George Stephanopoulos"

13:40 | Jan 11th, 2018

Welcome back to Meet My Friends The Friends! Today Tom discusses the fourth episode of Friends with engineer Jason Gore.

I LOVE IT AND IT HATE IT! CHILLY B IN NEWBRIDGE HEIGHTS! GRIFFIN NEWMAN! BEN HOSLEY! THE THINGS WE SAID TODAY! CLARE O'KANE! CONNER O'MALLEY!

3:28:29 | Jan 10th, 2018

Tom debuts a brand new Beatles show called: THE THINGS WE SAID TODAY! CHILLY B IN NEWBRIDGE HEIGHTS calls in! GRIFFIN NEWMAN and BEN HOSLEY swing by the studio! Plus, CLARE O'KANE and CONNER O'MALLEY call in and much more!

Meet My Friends The Friends - Season One Episode 3 “The One With The Thumb"

09:52 | Jan 10th, 2018

Welcome back to Meet My Friends The Friends! Today Tom discusses the third episode of Friends with engineer Jason Gore.

Meet My Friends The Friends - Season One Episode 2 “The One With The Sonogram At The End"

11:29 | Jan 9th, 2018

Welcome back to Meet My Friends The Friends! Today Tom discusses the second episode of Friends with engineer Jason Gore.

Meet My Friends The Friends - Season One Episode 1 “The Pilot"

15:09 | Jan 8th, 2018

Welcome to the first episode of Meet My Friends The Friends! Today Tom discusses the pilot episode of Friends with engineer Jason Gore.

The Love Doctors - Episode 1

1:51:40 | Jan 5th, 2018

The Love Doctors are in! Join Dr. Lust (A.P. Mike), Dr. Kurt Emotions (Jason Gore), Dr. Snuggle E. (Pat Byrne) and Dr. Lawyer (Kristen Bartlett in this debut episode as they take calls on love and relationship advice.

BEST SHOW 2018! NED FROM NEWBRIDGE HOSPITAL! SOUND COLLAGE! MORE!

2:52:49 | Jan 3rd, 2018

THE BEST SHOW IS BACK FOR ANOTHER AMAZING YEAR! NED FROM NEWBRIDGE HOSPITAL calls in! Plus the return of THE SOUND COLLAGE and so much more!!!

THE HALF HOUR OF POWER EPISODE 45 - SPECIAL HOLIDAY EDITION!

37:23 | Dec 29th, 2017

This special Holiday edition of The Half Hour of Power was recorded directly before the December 12th, 2017 episode of The Best Show with Tom Scharpling. The cast of characters for this episode are Tom Scharpling, A.P. Mike, Jason Gore, Pat Byrne and...Show More

Best Show Bests #93 - An In-Studio Set by Martin Courtney

22:11 | Dec 22nd, 2017

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear an in-studio set of music from Martin Courtney!

BEST SHOW HOLIDAY PARTY! PHILLY BOY ROY! JULIE KLAUSNER! CHRIS GETHARD! GARY THE SQUIRREL! TOO MUCH MORE!!!

3:46:50 | Dec 20th, 2017

IT’S THE BEST SHOW HOLIDAY PARTY! A CALL FROM PHILLY BOY ROY! JULIE KLAUSNER! CHRIS GETHARD! CLARE O'KANE! MARY HOULIHAN! BRETT DAVIS! JOSH KANTOR! FRED FROM HONOLULU! GARY SQUIRREL! TERRE T! J.PENRY! All in studio with TOO MANY MORE TO LIST!!!

THE HALF HOUR OF POWER EPISODE 44

49:46 | Dec 15th, 2017

The Half Hour of Power is the bi-weekly overtime show for The Best Show with Tom Scharpling, recorded immediately after the November 28th, 2017 program. Completely unscreened phone calls moving at a rapid fire pace! The cast of characters for this ep...Show More

#DOGCEMBER! COCO HAMES! BILLY IN SALT LAKE CITY! GOOD N' POOCHY! MORE!

2:55:10 | Dec 13th, 2017

It's here! DOGCEMBER IS HERE! GOOD N' POOCHY live in studio! A call from the one and only, COCO HAMES! Plus, BILLY IN SALT LAKE CITY! AVALANCHE BOB! And MUCH MORE!!!

Best Show Bests #92 - Ortho Billings from East Newbridge Junior High

39:30 | Dec 8th, 2017

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, Ortho Billings calls in from East Newbridge Junior High!

Best Show Bests #91 - Dave Hill & Dave Wyndorf

37:35 | Dec 1st, 2017

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! This episode, features a visit from Dave Hill & Dave Wyndorf!

TOM'S BROTHER IN LAW, MILT! NO DUDE VEMBER! MORE!

2:58:50 | Nov 29th, 2017

TOM'S BROTHER IN LAW, MILT calls in about their recent thanksgiving dinner and more! The thrilling conclusion of NO DUDE VEMBER and MUCH MUCH MORE!

JULIE KLAUSNER! TROY FROM NEWBRIDGE TOWERS! GARY THE SQUIRREL! MORE!

3:21:36 | Nov 22nd, 2017

JULIE KLAUSNER swings by the studio! TROY FROM NEWBRIDGE TOWERS calls in! GARY THE SQUIRREL debuts his new show: "Three Dimwits"! No Dude Vember continues and much more!

Best Show Bests #90 - Bobby from the band Tables

12:19 | Nov 17th, 2017

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear a call from Bobby from the band Tables!

CLARE O’KANE! NELLIE McKAY! KEVIN CORRIGAN! RICK STANTON! IN NEWBRIDGE! GARY THE SQUIRREL!

3:16:03 | Nov 15th, 2017

WOW! GUESTS GALORE! CLARE O’KANE, NELLIE McKAY and KEVIN CORRIGAN all swing by the studio to hang with Tom on the continuation of NO DUDE VEMBER! RICK STANTON IN NEWBRIDGE calls in! GARY THE SQUIRREL pops by and much MORE!

Best Show Bests #89 - A Live Set from Sunshine & The Rain

25:24 | Nov 10th, 2017

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear a live set from Sunshine & The Rain!

MARY HOULIHAN! NO DUDE VEMBER! MORE!

3:01:00 | Nov 8th, 2017

The official start of NO DUDE VEMBER 2017! The great MARY HOULIHAN swings by the studio! Tom recaps the Kurt Vile and Courtney Barnett Jersey City show and much more!!!

Best Show Bests #88 - Halloween Talk and a Call from Rodney in Sub-East Newbridge

28:42 | Nov 3rd, 2017

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear some Halloween talk and a call from Rodney in Sub-East Newbridge!

Best Show Bests #87 - Russ in Newbridge Plains

31:48 | Oct 27th, 2017

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear a call from Russ in Newbridge Plains!

CAT-TOBER! COLE IN BOISE! LIL BUB! MORE!!!

3:08:35 | Oct 25th, 2017

CAT-TOBER finally arrives!!! Listeners (and their cats) call in to see which cat can pur/meow the loudest and which has the best name! Even famous cat LIL BUB calls in! Hear a frantic call from COLE IN BOISE! Plus, a TON of guests! Including: FAYE! J...Show More

Best Show Bests #86 - The Original "Tom Can't Complain"!

1:10:33 | Oct 20th, 2017

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear the original "Tom Can't Complain"!

COMPLIMENT-A-THON 2017! CHRISTOPHER SEBELA! AVALANCHE BOB! MORE!

3:17:57 | Oct 18th, 2017

Tom opens the phones on the first ever COMPLIMENT-A-THON! CHRISTOPHER SEBELA author of "I LIVED IN A CLOWN MOTEL" swings by the studio! AVALANCHE BOB calls and more!

Best Show Bests #85 - A Call from Jon Daly

28:38 | Oct 13th, 2017

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear a call from Jon Daly!

COMPLAIN-A-THON 2017! JULIUS IN NEWBRIDGE FLATS! COMIC CON STORIES! MORE!

2:54:48 | Oct 11th, 2017

Phones ring on the topic: COMPLAIN-A-THON 2017! JULIUS IN NEWBRIDGE FLATS calls in! Tom recaps his travels to NY COMIC CON! Plus, CONNER O'MALLEY and CLARE O'KANE call and much much MORE!!!

Best Show Bests #84 - Early Calls from Lisa Jane Persky and AC Newman

28:16 | Oct 6th, 2017

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear two early calls from the show's return featuring Lisa Jane Persky and AC Newman!

REBECCA SUGAR! RATTY: THE NEWBRIDGE RATMEN MASCOT! MORE!

3:16:23 | Oct 4th, 2017

REBECCA SUGAR, the genius who created STEVEN UNIVERSE visits the studio to chat with Tom and take calls from the listeners! RATTY: THE NEWBRIDGE RATMEN MASCOT calls in! Plus, much much MORE!

THE HALF HOUR OF POWER EPISODE 43

55:57 | Sep 29th, 2017

The Half Hour of Power is the bi-weekly overtime show for The Best Show with Tom Scharpling, recorded immediately after the September 26th, 2017 program. Completely unscreened phone calls moving at a rapid fire pace! The cast of characters for this e...Show More

THE 2017 PODCAST HALL OF FAME INDUCTION CEREMONY! NATHAN FIELDER! DAVEED IN NEWBRIDGE MOORS! PERRY SHALL!

3:06:38 | Sep 27th, 2017

It's finally here! THE 2017 PODCAST HALL OF FAME INDUCTION CEREMONY! Featuring: JULIE KLAUSNER! ANDY KINDLER! HAYES DAVENPORT! and MORE! NATHAN FIELDER calls in to talk about the brand new season of NATHAN FOR YOU! DAVEED IN NEWBRIDGE MOORS calls in!...Show More

Best Show Bests #83 - Billy B in Newbridge Heights Calls About the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame

20:53 | Sep 22nd, 2017

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, Billy B in Newbridge Heights calls about the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame!

THE 50 ANGRIEST PEOPLE EVER PART 1! TOM'S BROTHER IN LAW MILT! BOSTON! MORE!

3:19:05 | Sep 20th, 2017

Tom and the listeners begin rating the THE 50 ANGRIEST PEOPLE EVER! TOM'S BROTHER IN LAW, MILT calls in! Tom recaps his trip to Boston's Fenway Park and Red Sox organist, JOSH KANTOR calls in!

Best Show Bests #82 - Kurt Vile Calls in During the First Episode of The Best Show

10:37 | Sep 15th, 2017

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, Kurt Vile calls in during the first episode of The Best Show!

SABRINA ELLIS! PERSONAL HELL/ PERSONAL HEAVEN! ROGER WATERS STORIES! MORE!

3:13:20 | Sep 12th, 2017

SABRINA ELLIS from A GIANT DOG swings by the studio to talk to Tom about their new album TOY and tour! Phones ring on the topic: PERSONAL HELL/ PERSONAL HEAVEN! TOM recaps going to see ROGER WATERS with The Best Show crew and MUCH MORE!

THE HALF HOUR OF POWER EPISODE 42

57:30 | Sep 8th, 2017

The Half Hour of Power is the bi-weekly overtime show for The Best Show with Tom Scharpling, recorded immediately after the September 5th, 2017 program. Completely unscreened phone calls moving at a rapid fire pace! The cast of characters for this ep...Show More

JON SPENCER AND CRISTINA MARTINEZ! MISS ALEX WHITE! VAPETRILOQUISM!

2:45:35 | Sep 6th, 2017

JON SPENCER and CRISTINA MARTINEZ swing by the studio to talk about Boss Hog, Pussy Galore and more! MISS ALEX WHITE from the great band WHITE MYSTERY swings by the studio as well! AND THEN... Tom debuts VAPETRILOQUISM with his new friend BILLY!

DAVID CROSBY! BART HENSHAW! SIMON DOOM! TOM CAN'T COMPLAIN PART II! MORE!

3:16:39 | Aug 30th, 2017

Holy cow... the one and only DAVID CROSBY calls in! BART HENSHAW from Newbridge calls in! SIMON DOOM swings by the studio! Phones ring trying to get Tom to complain in: TOM CAN'T COMPLAIN PART II! Plus, the return of classic Best Show caller PETEY an...Show More

Best Show Bests #81 - Philly Boy Roy Calls from the DNC

44:08 | Aug 25th, 2017

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, Philly Boy Roy calls from the DNC!

PHILLY BOY ROY! JAY AASENG FROM TWIN PEAKS! JELLO MAN! MORE!

2:45:15 | Aug 23rd, 2017

PHILLY BOY ROY calls in about his eclipse experience! JELLO MAN checks in from some crazy festival! Twin Peaks actor, JAY AASENG calls in! A wild and fun show!

Best Show Bests #80 - Rick from Newbridge Calls About Mike Love and Sully

11:33 | Aug 18th, 2017

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear Rick from Newbridge call about Mike Love and Sully.

KEVIN CORRIGAN IN STUDIO! ANDREW DICE CLAY! RUPERT THREADWELL! GIVE ME A BREAK, YOU DUNCE!

3:39:14 | Aug 16th, 2017

**EXPLICIT LANGUAGE IN THIS ONE!** KEVIN CORRIGAN comes back to visit the studio AND gets ANDREW DICE CLAY to call in! Tom gets a call from RUBERT THREADWELL! Phones ring on the topic: GIVE ME A BREAK, YOU DUNCE! This one is NUTS.

Best Show Bests #79 - Darren from Work Is On His Honeymoon

40:45 | Aug 11th, 2017

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear from Darren from Work on his honeymoon!

JAMES MURPHY OF LCD SOUNDSYSTEM IN STUDIO! A CALL FROM THOR! MORE!

2:59:06 | Aug 9th, 2017

JAMES MURPHY OF LCD SOUNDSYSTEM comes by the studio to talk to Tom about the upcoming LCD Soundsystem album, working at Maxwell's and City Gardens, and much much more! THOR calls in to talk about Filth Fest! Plus, calls from Avalanche Bob, Toddophoni...Show More

Best Show Bests #78 - Jeff Feuerzeig and Ron McCallister

44:02 | Aug 4th, 2017

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear film director Jeff Feuerzeig and a call from Ron McCallister!

ONE SONG DAYS! CHRIS GETHARD! BOYCE FROM NEWBRIDGE!

3:19:29 | Aug 2nd, 2017

Phones ring on the topic: ONE SONG DAYS! CHRIS GETHARD calls in about the new season of The Chris Gethard Show and MORE! BOYCE FROM NEWBRIDGE calls in! FAYE stops by the studio! CLARE O'KANE calls in and MORE!

Best Show Bests #77 - Darren from Work Got Married

31:12 | Jul 28th, 2017

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, Darren from Work tells Tom about his recent marriage!

JOE MANDE! KLIPH NESTEROFF! MARK IN LAKE NEWBRIDGE!

3:22:45 | Jul 26th, 2017

JOE MANDE swings by the studio to talk to Tom about his new Netflix Award-Winning Comedy Special and more! KLIPH NESTEROFF author of The Comedians calls in! MARK IN LAKE NEWBRIDGE calls in about his new podcast school and much more!

SPECIAL FRIDAY NIGHT SHOW! BAD ROADS! MORE OREO TALK!

2:00:27 | Jul 22nd, 2017

A special Best Show! Plenty of talk about going down Bad Roads, which leads to more talk of flavored Oreos! A very funny episode, don’t miss it!

Best Show Bests #76 - A Call from Sean in Westbridge

27:39 | Jul 21st, 2017

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear a call from Sean in Westbridge!

JULIE KLAUSNER! STEVE RONSON! GARY THE SQUIRREL! BIG ANNOUNCEMENT!

3:15:32 | Jul 19th, 2017

JULIE KLAUSNER stops by to talk about the new season of Difficult People and much more! Tom gets a call from screenwriter STEVE RONSON! GARY THE SQUIRREL gives Dudio and A.P. Mike the business! Plus, Tom makes a very big announcement!

Best Show Bests #75 - A Call from John Hodgman

31:38 | Jul 14th, 2017

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear a call from John Hodgman!

PEN WARD AND JOSH KANTOR IN STUDIO! BIRTRAM FROM SIOUX FALLS! GARY THE SQUIRREL!

2:54:26 | Jul 12th, 2017

PEN WARD creator of ADVENTURE TIME swings by the studio along with JOSH KANTOR and LISA BASTONI who play LIVE MUSIC! BIRTRAM FROM SIOUX FALLS calls in! GARY THE SQUIRREL passes by for a special episode of the "Gary The Squirrel Show" and much more!

Best Show Bests #74 - Bob Mehr and Replacements Steve

51:23 | Jul 7th, 2017

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, Bob Mehr author of 'Trouble Boys: The True Story of the Replacements' swings by the studio. Plus, a surprise visit from Replacements Steve!

SURPRISE SATURDAY SHOW!

2:28:54 | Jul 4th, 2017

Callers give Tom their own personal grades for 2017 so far. Tom tries to get calls from every US state during a shortened, surprise Best Show. If he fails, he has to do another Tom Can't Complain show.

Best Show Bests #73 - Flight Attendant Billy Merkleworth

40:09 | Jun 30th, 2017

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear a call from flight attendant Billy Merkleworth!

TIM HEIDECKER! GREGG TURKINGTON! MARK FROM NEWBRIDGE MEWS! I CANT DEFEND IT!

3:04:11 | Jun 28th, 2017

GREGG TURKINGTON calls in to discuss summer movies with Tom and claims TIM HEIDECKER hasn't seen The Mummy! TIM HEIDECKER calls up to defend himself! MARK FROM NEWBRIDGE MEWS calls in! Phones ring on the topic: I CAN'T DEFEND IT and MUCH MORE!

Best Show Bests #72 - A Call from Nick in Upper Newbridge

15:56 | Jun 23rd, 2017

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear a call from Nick in Upper Newbridge!

MARY HOULIHAN! BRYCE PREFONTAINE! I WANT MORE! I WANT LESS!

3:06:22 | Jun 21st, 2017

Comedian, artist and all around good person MARY HOULIHAN returns to the studio to talk Tom about what's new and more! BRYCE PREFONTAINE calls in about the new Grateful Dead documentary! Phones ring on the topic: I WANT MORE! I WANT LESS! BRETT DAVIS...Show More

Best Show Bests #71 - A Call from Singer Dayton Jessups

35:52 | Jun 16th, 2017

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear a call from singer Dayton Jessups!

Best Show Bests #70 - Jason Woliner and Jon Daly Talk Tompressions and Take a Call from Bobby the Kid

35:32 | Jun 9th, 2017

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear Jason Woliner and Jon Daly talk Tompressions and take a call from Bobby the Kid!

CHRIS TOMSON! CLARE O’KANE! MORE!

3:08:57 | Jun 7th, 2017

CHRIS TOMSON from Dams of The West and Vampire Weekend swings by the studio to perform a live set of music and hang out with Tom! Comedian CLARE O'KANE returns to update Tom on her adventures and more!

Best Show Bests #69 - Matthew Tompkins Talks About Some New Shows on the Shout! Network

45:45 | Jun 2nd, 2017

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, Matthew Tompkins talks about some new shows on the Shout! Network.

KURT VILE! STEVE GUNN! JELLO MAN! MORE!

3:32:56 | May 31st, 2017

Tom welcomes KURT VILE and STEVE GUNN to the studio for a special live performance and more! JELLO MAN swings by as well! Will he perform too? Listen to this special episode and find out!

THE HALF HOUR OF POWER EPISODE 41

44:40 | May 26th, 2017

The Half Hour of Power is the bi-weekly overtime show for The Best Show with Tom Scharpling, recorded immediately after the May 23rd, 2017 program. Completely unscreened phone calls moving at a rapid fire pace! The cast of characters for this episode...Show More

THE AIRING OF BEST SHOW GRIEVANCES!

3:08:01 | May 24th, 2017

Tom gets the Best Show staff to AIR ALL THEIR GRIEVANCES anonymously in a hat! Plus SO MUCH MORE!!! A classic Best Show that is not to be missed!

Best Show Bests #68 - A Call from Ray Ray Hutchins, YouTube Star

28:49 | May 19th, 2017

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear a call from YouTube Star, Ray Ray Hutchins!

LARRY IN D.C! COMEBACK REDEMPTION! WHAT'S TOM'S FAVORITE EAGLES SONG?!

2:59:55 | May 17th, 2017

Tom gets a call from LARRY IN D.C. who tells him of some of the President's lesser known musical tastes! Phones ring on the topics COMEBACK REDEMPTION and WHAT IS THE ONLY EAGLES SONG THAT TOM LIKES?

Best Show Bests #67 - A Call from "Joe in DC"

09:21 | May 12th, 2017

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear a call from "Joe in DC"!

INTERNET TOUGH GUY! UNFINISHED BUSINESS! SUNSHINE & THE RAIN! SOUND COLLAGE!

3:12:16 | May 10th, 2017

Tom calls up an INTERNET TOUGH GUY named THOR for advice! SUNSHINE & THE RAIN swing by to debut a song from their new album! Phones ring on the topic: UNFINISHED BUSINESS + a special SOUND COLLAGE and MORE!

Best Show Bests #66 - A Call from Coach Hayes of the Newbridge Ratmen

22:35 | May 5th, 2017

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear a call from Coach Hayes of the Newbridge Ratmen!

DICK BLEVINS! FEUD! AVALANCHE BOB! MORE!

2:51:42 | May 3rd, 2017

Tom gets a call from football legend Dick Blevins! Phones ring on who should be paired up for the next season of FEUD! Calls from MARY HOULIHAN and AVALANCHE BOB and much MORE!

Best Show Bests #65 - Dr Feckler (featuring two Tompressions)

18:55 | Apr 28th, 2017

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear a call from Dr Feckler (featuring two Tompressions)!

PHILLY BOY ROY! WHAT IS SO-AND-SO DOING RIGHT THIS SECOND? NEIL HAGERTY! MORE!

3:04:30 | Apr 26th, 2017

Phones ring on the topic: WHAT IS SO-AND-SO DOING RIGHT THIS SECOND? PHILLY BOY ROY tells tom about his new religion! Plus, a call from NEIL HAGERTY and so much more!

Best Show Bests #64 - Philly Boy Roy featuring Roy Jr

40:46 | Apr 21st, 2017

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear a call from Philly Boy Roy featuring Roy Jr!

DUMB THINGS YOU THOUGHT AS A KID! MATTHEW TOMPKINS! MORE!

3:02:31 | Apr 19th, 2017

An amazing Best Show! Phones ring on the topic: DUMB THINGS YOU THOUGHT AS A KID! Matthew Tompkins from the Shout Network calls up to talk about the new TV shows on their Spring line-up! Plus, much much more!

Best Show Bests #63 - 'Vinyl' Talk and A Call from Sick Manning (featuring Julie Klausner & Danielle Henderson)

30:41 | Apr 14th, 2017

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear a discussion of the show 'Vinyl' and A Call from Sick Manning (featuring Julie Klausner & Danielle Henderson)!

CLARE O’KANE! PEPSI COMMERCIAL DIRECTOR! GARY THE SQUIRREL! TALK TOM OUT OF LIKING THINGS!

3:34:35 | Apr 12th, 2017

The great CLARE O'KANE swings by the studio! The director of the latest PEPSI COMMERCIAL calls in from Australia! GARY THE SQUIRREL writes a new sitcom staring: THE BEST SHOW CREW! Callers try to TALK TOM OUT OF LIKING WHAT HE LIKES (AND TALK HIM INT...Show More

THE HALF HOUR OF POWER EPISODE 40

55:01 | Apr 7th, 2017

The Half Hour of Power is the bi-weekly overtime show for The Best Show with Tom Scharpling, recorded immediately after the April 4th, 2017 program. Completely unscreened phone calls moving at a rapid fire pace! The cast of characters for this episod...Show More

CLASSIC BEST SHOW! BLYTHE HABERSHAFT! A MUSICAL TRIBUTE TO PODCASTS! MORE!

2:58:29 | Apr 5th, 2017

BLYTHE HABERSHAFT calls in from down under! Tom debuts A MUSICAL TRIBUTE TO PODCASTS and much much more!

Best Show Bests #62 - A Call from King Mike in Newbridge Heights

24:56 | Mar 31st, 2017

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear a call from King Mike in Newbridge Heights!

TODD BARRY! DOUGIE MILLER! ROUGH TIMES!

3:01:18 | Mar 29th, 2017

TODD BARRY calls in to talk about his new book: "Welcome to Hattiesburg", life on the road, and more! DOUGIE MILLER calls in to talk about his new tell-all memoir! Phones ring on the topic: ROUGH TIMES!

THE HALF HOUR OF POWER EPISODE 39

33:20 | Mar 24th, 2017

The Half Hour of Power is the bi-weekly overtime show for The Best Show with Tom Scharpling, recorded immediately BEFORE the March 21st, 2017 program. Completely unscreened phone calls moving at a rapid fire pace! The cast of characters for this epis...Show More

EVERY TOPIC EVER! SHAWN IN NEWBRIDGE! MORE!

3:06:09 | Mar 22nd, 2017

Tom opens up the phones to EVERY TOPIC EVER! EVERY and ANY topic from 17 years of BEST SHOW history is opened back up for discussion! SHAWN IN NEWBRIDGE talks about "Peaches And Cream" and much MORE!

Best Show Bests #61 - A Drum-O-Gram from Mort

16:56 | Mar 17th, 2017

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear a Drum-O-Gram from Mort!

Best Show Bests #60 - Extreme Sports Athlete Rad McKinney

45:53 | Mar 10th, 2017

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear a call from extreme sports athlete Rad McKinney!

SAL VULCANO IN STUDIO! BOBBY IN NEWBRIDGE! GARY THE SQUIRREL! MORE

3:17:30 | Mar 8th, 2017

SAL VULCANO comes by the studio! BOBBY IN NEWBRIDGE calls in to tell Tom about his new book on flooring! GARY THE SQUIRREL talks TV with Sal and A.P. Mike! MUCH MUCH MORE, don't miss out!

Best Show Bests #59 - Steven Jennings

43:11 | Mar 3rd, 2017

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear a call from Steven Jennings!

ANDY KINDLER! KURT BRAUNOHLER! DAVEY FROM NEWBRIDGE HIGH! GARY THE SQUIRREL! MUSIC PREMIERE! MORE!

3:43:50 | Mar 1st, 2017

Oh my goodness! ANDY KINDLER in studio! KURT BRAUNOHLER calls in to talk about his new Comedy Central special and more! DAVEY FROM NEWBRIDGE HIGH tells Tom about the annual "Pop and Rock" concert at Newbridge High School! Hear an exclusive premier fr...Show More

Best Show Bests #58 - A Call from FBI Special Agent Len Markowitz

27:40 | Feb 24th, 2017

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear a call from FBI Special Agent Len Markowitz!

SWEET SPIRIT SONG DEBUT! REPLACEMENTS STEVE! PAUL SCHEER! ANDY KINDLER! CLARE O'KANE! JAKE FOGELNEST! MUCH MORE!

3:16:30 | Feb 22nd, 2017

AN INSTANT CLASSIC! A world premiere song from SWEET SPIRIT! REPLACEMENTS STEVE calls in to talk to Tom about the interesting setlist on "Appetite for Democracy 3D". Hear amazing calls from: PAUL SCHEER! ANDY KINDLER! CLARE O'KANE! JAKE FOGELNEST! Pl...Show More

Best Show Bests #57 - Four Short Calls

14:40 | Feb 17th, 2017

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear four short calls featuring: a nervous listener, a threat, a funny-man, and a concert report!

VILES-TIME DAY! KURT VILE AND JELLO MAN IN STUDIO! STEVE IN D.C.! TOM SEES JOHN WICK 2!

3:20:51 | Feb 15th, 2017

KURT VILE and JELLO MAN are LIVE in the studio to play music, take calls and make Tom LAUGH! Hear a Best Show exclusive music debut: COCO HAMES and SUNSHINE & THE RAIN! STEVE IN D.C. calls Tom to talk about his brothers and then some! Tom recaps seei...Show More

Best Show Bests #56 - Tom's Brother Ron Got Inked

38:34 | Feb 10th, 2017

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, hear a call from Tom's brother Ron!

GREG CARTWRIGHT IN STUDIO! DONNY BLACKBRIDGE FALLS! WHAT HAPPENS IN JOHN WICK: CHAPTER 2?

2:51:42 | Feb 8th, 2017

GREG CARTWRIGHT swings by the studio to play a live set of music and take calls with Tom! DONNY IN BLACKBRIDGE FALLS calls Tom about his new musical project and more! Plus, phones ring on what people think the new JOHN WICK movie will be about!

THE HALF HOUR OF POWER EPISODE 38

37:03 | Feb 3rd, 2017

The Half Hour of Power is the bi-weekly overtime show for The Best Show with Tom Scharpling, recorded immediately BEFORE the January 31st, 2016 program. Completely unscreened phone calls moving at a rapid fire pace! The cast of characters for this ep...Show More

THE TWENTY FIVE MOST COKED OUT PERFORMANCES OF ALL TIME! DENNY IN NEWBRIDGE! MORE!

3:10:44 | Feb 1st, 2017

Phones ring to rank the TWENTY FIVE MOST COKED OUT PERFORMANCES of all time! DENNY IN NEWBRIDGE calls in and talks loitering! Tom goes to see Kris Kristofferson live in concert and MORE!

BEST SHOW BESTS #55 - A Call From Movie Reviewer Bert Morrow

19:18 | Jan 27th, 2017

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, hear a call from movie Reviewer Bert Morrow!

THE GREAT UNBURDENING! GAIL BENNINGTON IN STUDIO! DANNY FROM NEWBRIDGE NEWS!

3:30:25 | Jan 25th, 2017

Tom forgives callers for burdens they've carried for years in THE GREAT UNBURDENING! GAIL BENNINGTON returns to the studio to talk about her new podcast and MORE! DANNY FROM NEWBRIDGE NEWS calls in with multiple problems involving multiple people!

BEST SHOW BESTS #54 - An Interview with author Kliph Nesteroff

30:38 | Jan 20th, 2017

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, hear an interview with author Kliph Nesteroff!

THE TWENTY-FIVE BEST AND WORST ROBOTS OF ALL TIME! BOBBY BLOTZER AND HIS LAWYER! SOUND COLLAGE! MORE!

3:00:06 | Jan 18th, 2017

Tom and the listeners rank the TWENTY-FIVE BEST AND WORST ROBOTS OF ALL TIME! Drummer of Ratt, BOBBY BLOTZER AND HIS LAWYER call in to discuss the "Pottyman Empire"! Plus, a special SOUND COLLAGE! Do not miss this one!

THE HALF HOUR OF POWER EPISODE 37

33:35 | Jan 13th, 2017

The Half Hour of Power is the bi-weekly overtime show for The Best Show with Tom Scharpling, recorded immediately BEFORE the January 10th, 2016 program. Completely unscreened phone calls moving at a rapid fire pace! The cast of characters for this ep...Show More

JULIE KLAUSNER IN STUDIO! HAYES DAVENPORT IN STUDIO! SEAN CLEMENTS IN STUDIO! 2017 PREDICTIONS! TOM GETS A DOG! MORE!

3:07:31 | Jan 11th, 2017

JULIE KLAUSNER plus Hollywood Handbook's HAYES DAVENPORT and SEAN CLEMENTS are all IN STUDIO! 2017 PREDICTIONS are made! TOM GETS A DOG and you can find out her name! Plus, much much MORE!

BEST SHOW BESTS #53 - Philly Boy Roy Is In Jail

21:15 | Jan 6th, 2017

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, hear Philly Boy Roy call in from jail!

FIRST BEST SHOW OF 2017! RICK IN SOUTH NEWBRIDGE! ANDY KINDLER! SPIKE! GARY THE SQUIRREL!

2:54:52 | Jan 4th, 2017

The Best Show returns with a soon to be classic! RICK IN SOUTH NEWBRIDGE calls in from jail! ANDY KINDLER checks in! The return of SPIKE! Plus, GARY THE SQUIRREL gives the Best Show crew performance reviews and MUCH MORE!

BEST SHOW BESTS #52 - An Interview with Ileana Douglas

28:04 | Dec 23rd, 2016

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, hear an interview with Ileana Douglas!

FINAL BEST SHOW OF 2016! HOLIDAY PARTY! JON DALY! RICK IN SOUTH NEWBRIDGE! GARY THE SQUIRREL! MORE!

3:43:59 | Dec 21st, 2016

The BEST SHOW HOLIDAY PARTY! A star-studded show with JON DALY! MARY HOULIHAN! FRED FROM HONOLULU! and SO MANY MORE! RICK IN SOUTH NEWBRIDGE calls to talk about the latest Rock N' Roll Hall of Fame inductions and then gets Tom to narrate his new docu...Show More

BEST SHOW BESTS #51 - Ad Man Chet from The Newbridge Estates Loves Drums

25:52 | Dec 16th, 2016

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear why ad man Chet from The Newbridge Estates loves drums!

JOHN HODGMAN AND HAYES DAVENPORT IN STUDIO! MIKE ADAMS AT HIS HONEST WEIGHT! JARED CHEEK!

3:00:05 | Dec 14th, 2016

A special Best Show with JOHN HODGMAN AND HAYES DAVENPORT IN STUDIO! Musician MIKE ADAMS AT HIS HONEST WEIGHT swings by with JARED CHEEK of Flannelgraph Records to play his awesome new charity Christmas song!  Plus, A BIG ANNOUNCEMENT and much more!

BEST SHOW BESTS #50 - A Call from Marc Maron

27:54 | Dec 9th, 2016

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear a call from Marc Maron!

DOG-CEMBER! NICK FLANAGAN! STEVIE B! DOUGH DOGS! JULIE FROM CINCINNATI!

3:12:47 | Dec 7th, 2016

The first ever DOG-CEMBER: a show that is DOGS ONLY! STEVIE B and his dog call in! The first installment of DOUGH DOGS: where dogs eat fast food! NICK FLANAGAN calls up about his new album WIPED PRIVILEGE! Plus, the return of JULIE FROM CINCINNATI an...Show More

BEST SHOW BESTS #49 - Philly Boy Roy Is Friends with The Pope

33:19 | Dec 2nd, 2016

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear how Philly Boy Roy is friends with The Pope.

LAST WEEK OF NODUDEVEMBER! STEP NEPHEW CHIP! RIGHT ROAD/WRONG ROAD! LISK VS. LISK!

2:50:56 | Nov 30th, 2016

The last week of NoDudeVember! Tom’s STEP NEPHEW CHIP calls to talk about Thanksgiving. Phones ring on the topic: RIGHT ROAD/WRONG ROAD. Plus, AP Mike’s battle with the Long Island Serial Killer begins!

THE HALF HOUR OF POWER EPISODE 36

45:21 | Nov 25th, 2016

The Half Hour of Power is the bi-weekly overtime show for The Best Show with Tom Scharpling, recorded immediately after the November 22nd, 2016 program. Completely unscreened phone calls moving at a rapid fire pace! The cast of characters for this ep...Show More

PATRICIA ARQUETTE! ORTHO FROM EAST NEWBRIDGE! AP MIKE WRESTLING! JOHN ROSS BOWIE! JAKE FOGELNEST! MARY HOULIHAN! AND MORE!

3:01:46 | Nov 23rd, 2016

Tom gets celebrities of all stripes to call in and donates money to Community Food Bank of New Jersey for each call! A young man named Ortho calls in to interview Tom. AP Mike recounts his adventure as a wrestling manager. A bunch of other people cal...Show More

BEST SHOW BESTS #48 - Toby Rafelson Report From a Foo Fighters Show

13:51 | Nov 18th, 2016

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear Toby Rafelson report from a Foo Fighters show!

THE STORY OF TOM'S CAR CRASH! CHIP ZDARSKY! BOBBY FROM "TABLES" EMMA FROM TORONTO! SOUND COLLAGE! MORE!

3:00:47 | Nov 16th, 2016

A SPECIAL CANADIAN EDITION OF THE BEST SHOW! Tom talks about his horrifying car crash! The amazing comic book artist and writer CHIP ZDARSKY (Howard the Duck/Sex Criminals) and long-time friend of The Best Show EMMA FROM TORONTO swing by the studio t...Show More

BEST SHOW BESTS #47 - Kevin McDonald

32:20 | Nov 11th, 2016

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear an interview with Kevin McDonald!

CLASSIC BEST SHOW FROM 2006! DARREN FROM WORK! THE WORLD ENDS! MORE!

2:29:13 | Nov 9th, 2016

A classic "lost" episode of THE BEST SHOW! Originally aired June 27th, 2006 on WFMU! We hear a young Tom take on the hot topics of the day and then slightly lose it.. DARREN FROM WORK calls up with his thoughts on the Red Hot Chili Peppers and more! ...Show More

THE HALF HOUR OF POWER EPISODE 35

46:37 | Nov 4th, 2016

The Half Hour of Power is the bi-weekly overtime show for The Best Show with Tom Scharpling, recorded immediately after the November 1st, 2016 program. Completely unscreened phone calls moving at a rapid fire pace! The cast of characters for this epi...Show More

NoDudeVember WEEK ONE! RODNEY IN SUB-EAST NEWBRIDGE! BROOKE VAN POPPELEN! WRESTLING!

3:03:07 | Nov 2nd, 2016

Tom only takes calls from non-dudes! RODNEY IN SUB-EAST NEWBRIDGE talks about Halloween! BROOKE VAN POPPELEN calls in to talk about her new album! Plus, Brett Davis and Pat Byrne give a live report from a special WRESTLING TRIP!

BEST SHOW BESTS #46 - Dr. Mannheim. Tom's Doctor

31:49 | Oct 28th, 2016

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear a call from Tom's doctor, Dr. Mannheim.

THE BLOWHARD 100 PART 2! FRED FROM HONOLULU! RUSS FROM WEST NEWBRIDGE! WALLY WACKIMAN RADIO PLAY!

3:16:34 | Oct 26th, 2016

Tom continues the Blowhard 100 list. Fred From Honolulu pays the Best Show studio a visit. Russ from West Newbridge calls in. A Wally Wackiman/Z-Man radio play makes its debut.

BEST SHOW BESTS #45 - Darren from Work Unearths 'The Newbridge Wall'

47:43 | Oct 21st, 2016

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, Darren from work unearths 'The Newbridge Wall'!

THE BLOWHARD 100! BILLIE B! KURT VILE! HAYES DAVENPORT! ANOTHER VEGAS STORY!

3:08:48 | Oct 19th, 2016

Tom tallies the list of 100 people who talk like they know everything but don't in: THE BLOWHARD 100! BILLE B calls in about the new Rock N' Roll Hall of Fame Inductees with a surprise appearance by his uncle ZACHARY BRIMSTEAD! KURT VILE and HAYES DA...Show More

THE HALF HOUR OF POWER EPISODE 34

41:22 | Oct 14th, 2016

The Half Hour of Power is the bi-weekly overtime show for The Best Show with Tom Scharpling, recorded immediately after the October 11th, 2016 program. Completely unscreened phone calls moving at a rapid fire pace! The cast of characters for this epi...Show More

TOM HAS A COLD! COMIC CON! TOM STEALS!

2:49:47 | Oct 12th, 2016

This week TOM HAS A COLD that he got from COMIC CON! Hear the stories behind his trip to comic con and MORE! Plus, Tom decides to try stealing material for future podcast rip-offs!

BEST SHOW BESTS #44 - Alleged Sports Legend Dick Norton

27:46 | Oct 7th, 2016

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear a call from alleged sports legend Dick Norton!

AT BEST SHOW! GONER FEST! SOUND COLLAGE!

3:09:16 | Oct 6th, 2016

AT BEST SHOW, the worlds best hashtag game returns with STAR WAS ACTORS! Tom recaps his trip down to GONER FEST! Plus, an epic and extra long SOUND COLLAGE!

THE HALF HOUR OF POWER EPISODE 33

51:27 | Sep 30th, 2016

The Half Hour of Power is the bi-weekly overtime show for The Best Show with Tom Scharpling, recorded immediately after the September 27th, 2016 program. Completely unscreened phone calls moving at a rapid fire pace! The cast of characters for this e...Show More

DUH! MORE BEACH BOYS! JIM MURPHY!

3:01:55 | Sep 28th, 2016

The night that proves NONE OF US ARE PERFECT! Tom asks for the dumbest story ever with a winner getting tickets to Goner Fest! Tom shares another special flashback from when he recorded with THE BEACH BOYS! Photographer JIM MURPHY stops by to show To...Show More

BEST SHOW BESTS #43 - A Call from Peyton Reed

31:44 | Sep 23rd, 2016

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, a call from Peyton Reed!

CHRIS GETHARD! SAL VULCANO! BEACH BOYS! GARY THE SQUIRREL!

3:13:08 | Sep 21st, 2016

BIG! HUGE! SHOW! Live in studio with CHRIS GETHARD and SAL VULCANO! Tom shares a special flashback from when he recorded with THE BEACH BOYS! An all new episode of the GARY THE SQUIRREL Show and MUCH MORE!

GARY THE SQUIRREL'S BROADCASTING BOOT CAMP! - #3

19:53 | Sep 16th, 2016

The third installment of GARY THE SQUIRREL'S BROADCASTING BOOT CAMP! Hear the real inside scoop from a storied broadcast professional as he takes on a few amateurs in a rigorous head-to-head training session! This episode features: AP Mike, Jason Gor...Show More

LAS VEGAS STORIES! RICK FROM NEWBRIDGE! FREDERICKS FROM NEW PORT RICHIE!

3:03:44 | Sep 14th, 2016

Tom comes home from LAS VEGAS with an epic celebrity filled story you need to hear to believe! RICK FROM NEWBRIDGE calls in about Mike Love! The return of Fredericks from New Port Richie and MORE!

BEST SHOW BESTS #42 - Toby Rafelson, Death Cab for Cutie Show Report

09:17 | Sep 9th, 2016

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear Toby Rafelson give a concert report from a Death Cab for Cutie show!

SAUSAGE PARTY! I GIVE UP! I’LL NEVER GIVE UP! MYSTERY ROCK DUDE!

3:07:52 | Sep 7th, 2016

Tom's long anticipated review of SAUSAGE PARTY! Phones ring on the topic: I GIVE UP! I'LL NEVER GIVE UP! Plus, an unexpected call from someone who says he's in a big rock group! And much MORE!

THE HALF HOUR OF POWER EPISODE 32

1:00:41 | Sep 2nd, 2016

The Half Hour Of Power is the bi-weekly overtime show for The Best Show with Tom Scharpling, recorded immediately after the August 30th, 2016 program. Completely unscreened phone calls moving at a rapid fire pace! The cast of characters for this epis...Show More

TOM'S SUMMER VACATION! STRANGER THINGS! AVALANCHE BOB!

3:01:26 | Aug 31st, 2016

A classic Best Show! Tom recaps his summer! Avalanche Bob writes a song for The Best Show! The pros and cons of Barb! And more!

BEST SHOW BESTS #42 – An Interview With Yo La Tengo

1:00:25 | Aug 26th, 2016

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear an interview with Yo La Tengo!

BEST SHOW MINI-SHOW! BEST AND WORST SUMMERS!

1:13:27 | Aug 24th, 2016

A special MINI SHOW! Tom Scharpling and the Best Show crew talk about SUMMER and what SUMMER is all about! Callers chime in on their BEST and WORST summer and MORE!

BEST SHOW BESTS #41 – Shuggy from Newbridge

17:00 | Aug 19th, 2016

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear a call from Shuggy in Newbridge.

JEFF FEUERZEIG IN STUDIO! RON MCCALLISTER! AT BEST SHOW! GARY THE SQUIRREL!

2:56:34 | Aug 17th, 2016

Director JEFF FEUERZEIG swings by the studio to talk about his new film: AUTHOR: THE JT LEROY STORY and MORE! RON MCCALLISTER talks about his family business! AT BEST SHOW returns on the subject of: STAR WARS FAST FOOD! Plus, GARY THE SQUIRREL and so...Show More

THE HALF HOUR OF POWER EPISODE 31

35:12 | Aug 12th, 2016

The Half Hour Of Power is the bi-weekly overtime show for The Best Show with Tom Scharpling, recorded immediately after the August 9th, 2016 program. Completely unscreened phone calls moving at a rapid fire pace! The cast of characters for this episo...Show More

MARY HOULIHAN! DARREN FROM WORK! SUICIDE SQUAD! TOM GOES TO NASHVILLE! WHAT IS THE DUMBEST FIRST NAME?

3:10:15 | Aug 10th, 2016

MARY HOULIHAN in studio! DARREN FROM WORK calls back about his honeymoon! Tom recaps his trip to Tennessee! Phones ring on the topic: WHAT IS THE DUMBEST FIRST NAME? Plus, Tom's review of the movie SUICIDE SQUAD and MORE!

BEST SHOW BESTS #40 – Philly Boy Roy's New Reality Show

48:08 | Aug 5th, 2016

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, Philly Boy Roy talks about his reality show and his open heart surgery!

ANDY KINDLER! DARREN FROM WORK! GARY THE SQUIRREL! J. PENRY & JUDI ROSEN! THE ORDER OF THINGS 2016!

3:04:24 | Aug 3rd, 2016

A star studded BEST SHOW! ANDY KINDLER calls in to discuss his latest "State of the Industry" address with GARY THE SQUIRREL! J. PENRY and JUDI ROSEN come by the studio for many many laughs! DARREN FROM WORK get's married! Plus, the beginning of ever...Show More

THE HALF HOUR OF POWER EPISODE 30

49:56 | Jul 29th, 2016

The Half Hour Of Power is the bi-weekly overtime show for The Best Show with Tom Scharpling, recorded immediately after the July 26th, 2016 program. Completely unscreened phone calls moving at a rapid fire pace! The cast of characters for this episod...Show More

> > PHILLY BOY ROY! POKEMON GO FOR TRUCKERS! THE WORST DECISIONS MADE BY OTHERWISE SMART PEOPLE! DREYFUSS 100!

2:49:10 | Jul 27th, 2016

PHILLY BOY ROY calls in from the Democratic National Convention!The debut of POKEMON GO FOR TRUCKERS! The topic is THE WORST DECISIONS MADE BY OTHERWISE SMART PEOPLE! Plus, the continuing saga/debacle of the DREYFUSS 100!

BEST SHOW BESTS #38 – An Interview with Jack Black

52:59 | Jul 22nd, 2016

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear an interview with Jack Black!

GABE DELAHAYE! SEAN IN WESTBRIDGE! UNPOPULAR OPINIONS! STAND UP TALK! THE DREYFUSS 100!

3:17:29 | Jul 20th, 2016

GABE DELAHAYE in studio! SEAN IN WESTBRIDGE calls in to talk to Tom about motorcycles! Tom brings up the topic UNPOPULAR OPINIONS, including his opinion on Bryan Cranston! The debut of STAND UP TALK! And can Tom get Richard Dreyfuss to call up in par...Show More

GARY THE SQUIRREL'S BROADCASTING BOOT CAMP! - #2 WITH JULIE KLAUSNER!

29:12 | Jul 15th, 2016

The second installment of GARY THE SQUIRREL'S BROADCASTING BOOT CAMP! Hear the real inside scoop from a storied broadcast professional as he takes on a few amateurs in a rigorous head-to-head training session! This episode features: Therese Mahler, A...Show More

JULIE KLAUSNER! NICK IN UPPER NEWBRIDGE! SABRINA AND ANDREW FROM A GIANT DOG/SWEET SPIRIT! GARY THE SQUIRREL!

3:04:29 | Jul 13th, 2016

JULIE KLAUSNER live in studio! Julie chats with Tom about the brand new season of DIFFICULT PEOPLE and so much MORE! NICK IN UPPER NEWBRIDGE calls in to ask Tom about his favorite astronaut! A special LIVE PERFORMANCE by SABRINA AND ANDREW FROM A GIA...Show More

BEST SHOW BESTS #37 – Mikey From South West Newbridge

36:21 | Jul 8th, 2016

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, Mikey from South West Newbridge calls about Fuzz Fest.

JOHN HODGMAN! THE TOM SCHARPLINGS SHOW! COOP! MORE!

2:53:45 | Jul 6th, 2016

A classic BEST SHOW! JOHN HODGMAN calls from his vacation in Maine! The TOM SCHARPLINGS SHOW, with Tom going deep into his own psyche, changing his emotions at the ring of a bell. Plus, a call from famous artist COOP and MARY HOULIHAN!

THE HALF HOUR OF POWER EPISODE 29

39:28 | Jul 1st, 2016

The Half Hour Of Power is the bi-weekly overtime show for The Best Show with Tom Scharpling, recorded immediately after the June 28th, 2016 program. Completely unscreened phone calls moving at a rapid fire pace! The cast of characters for this episod...Show More

SUNSHINE & THE RAIN! TRU TV BINGO! BILLY MERKLEWORTH! NOT IN THIS LIFETIME! SOUND COLLAGE! AT BEST SHOW!

3:02:21 | Jun 29th, 2016

SUNSHINE & THE RAIN swing by the studio for a special set of music and a LIVE SOUND COLLAGE! Tom gets a call from BILLY MERKLEWORTH, a pilot/stand up comedian! AT BEST SHOW, the Best Show hashtag program returns! Phones ring on the topic: NOT IN THIS...Show More

BEST SHOW BESTS #36 – Blue Savage Singer Jake Tempest

51:39 | Jun 24th, 2016

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear an interview with the lead singer of Blue Savage, Jake Tempest.

SHARON HORGAN AND HAYES DAVENPORT IN STUDIO! DAYTON JESSUPS! THE TOP 50 PEOPLE YOU WOULDN’T WANT TO BE HANDCUFFED TO! ANDY KINDLER! NEIL HAGERTY!

2:54:47 | Jun 22nd, 2016

SHARON HORGAN and HAYES DAVENPORT swing by the studio! DAYTON JESSUPS calls in with his Best Show theme song submission! ANDY KINDLER and NEIL HAGERTY check in! Plus, phones ring on the topic: TOP 50 PEOPLE YOU WOULDN’T WANT TO BE HANDCUFFED TO!

GARY THE SQUIRREL'S BROADCASTING BOOT CAMP! - #1

23:46 | Jun 17th, 2016

The first installment of GARY THE SQUIRREL'S BROADCASTING BOOT CAMP! Hear the real inside scoop from a storied broadcast professional as he takes on two amateurs in a rigorous head-to-head training session! This episode features Jason Gore and Pat By...Show More

BEST CANDY BAR EVER! RAY RAY HUTCHINS! SOUND COLLAGE!

2:52:33 | Jun 15th, 2016

Tom asks the big question: WHAT IS THE BEST CANDY BAR EVER?! We hear a call from famous YouTuber RAY RAY HUTCHINS! Plus the triumphant return of the SOUND COLLAGE!

BEST SHOW BESTS #35 – An Anonymous 'Muppets' Writer Who May Or May Not Be Tim Heidecker Calls In

15:55 | Jun 10th, 2016

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, an anonymous 'Muppets' writer who may or may not be Tim Heidecker calls in.

KURT VILE! BOB MEHR! REPLACEMENTS STEVE! COCO HAMES! NEIL HAGERTY!

3:07:55 | Jun 8th, 2016

WOW! KURT VILE live in studio! BOB MEHR, author of Trouble Boys: The True Story of The Replacements, live in studio! A visit from REPLACEMENTS STEVE, the biggest Replacements fan to ever live! And COCO HAMES from the Ettes is live in studio! Plus NEI...Show More

BEST SHOW BESTS #34 – Adam Resnick

1:09:47 | Jun 3rd, 2016

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear Adam Resnick live in Studio!

HAYES DAVENPORT! TIM HEIDECKER! COACH HAYES! COMMENTS SECTION! AT BEST SHOW!

3:07:12 | Jun 1st, 2016

HAYES DAVENPORT from Hollywood Handbook live in the studio! TIM HEIDECKER calls up and tell us all about his new album IN GLENDALE! COACH HAYES recaps Tom throwing the first pitch at the Newbridge Ratmen game! The exciting conclusion of AT BEST SHOW!...Show More

THE HALF HOUR OF POWER EPISODE 28

32:43 | May 27th, 2016

The Half Hour Of Power is the bi-weekly overtime show for The Best Show with Tom Scharpling, recorded immediately after the May 24th, 2016 program. Completely unscreened phone calls moving at a rapid fire pace! The cast of characters for this episode...Show More

GAIL BENNINGTON! JOE BIDEN! NEIL HAGERTY! NELLIE MCKAY! PHONING IT IN! A GIANT DOG!

3:04:08 | May 25th, 2016

A star studded show with GAIL BENNINGTON live in studio! JOE BIDEN tells Tom about his DC hardcore roots! NEIL HAGERTY and NELLIE MCKAY also call in! Plus, find out which great people half-assed it to an insane degree on the topic: PHONING IT IN!

BEST SHOW BESTS #33 - Bryce Calls About The Final Grateful Dead Show

42:12 | May 20th, 2016

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, Bryce calls about the final Grateful Dead show.

THE TOMPERSONATION CONTEST! DR. FECKLER! JASON WOLINER AND JON DALY! SPRAY PAINT PREMIER! DUH BEST SHOW!

3:04:39 | May 18th, 2016

DUH BEST SHOW makes it debut! Then, callers try their best to impersonate Tom! We hear from DR. FECKLER, Tom's personal MD who revels a bit too much info on Tom! Plus, JASON WOLINER and JON DALY live in studio, and an exclusive music premier from the...Show More

BEST SHOW BESTS #32 - Philly Boy Roy Interviews Paul Rudd

12:36 | May 13th, 2016

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear Philly Boy Roy interview Paul Rudd!

THE MOVIE GAME! FINAL ROLES! TALKING THRONES!

3:03:22 | May 11th, 2016

Callers suggest a few actors and a genre, then Tom creates an entire movie! The premiere of TALKING THRONES, the GAME OF THRONES recap show for people who have never seen the show! Phones ring on the topic of embarrassing FINAL ROLES for famous actor...Show More

THE HALF HOUR OF POWER EPISODE 27

52:10 | May 6th, 2016

The Half Hour Of Power is the bi-weekly overtime show for The Best Show with Tom Scharpling, recorded immediately after the May 3rd, 2016 program. Completely unscreened phone calls moving at a rapid fire pace! The cast of characters for this episode ...Show More

SCHARPLING’S ARK! KURT VILE! AT BEST SHOW! WHO SUCKS IN PODCASTING!

2:55:07 | May 4th, 2016

Tom asks who would make the new world better aboard SCHARPLING’S ARK! Rock god KURT VILE checks in about hanging out with Neil Young in Nashville and more! AT BEST SHOW makes it's return with the topic: #STARWARSCANDYBARS! Plus, another installment o...Show More

BEST SHOW BESTS #31 - An In-Studio Conversation with Kevin Corrigan

1:21:59 | Apr 29th, 2016

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear an In-Studio Conversation with Kevin Corrigan!

LOVE CONNECTIONS! ANGRIEST WHOPPER! WHO SUCKS IN PODCASTING!

2:55:50 | Apr 27th, 2016

Tom tries to set-up listeners with other listeners in the first ever BEST SHOW LOVE CONNECTION! Meanwhile, Tom sends the Best Show crew to the nearest Burger King to each try the ANGRIEST WHOPPER! And another installment of: WHO SUCKS IN PODCASTING!

THE HALF HOUR OF POWER EPISODE 26

51:41 | Apr 22nd, 2016

The Half Hour Of Power is the bi-weekly overtime show for The Best Show with Tom Scharpling, recorded immediately after the April 19th, 2016 program. Completely unscreened phone calls moving at a rapid fire pace! The cast of characters for this episo...Show More

TOM CANNOT COMPLAIN! THE VANCE AND GARY SHOW! ANDY BRECKMAN!

2:49:18 | Apr 20th, 2016

For one hour, Tom is NOT allowed to complain! If he does, $10 goes to one of the producers and a matching amount goes to an animal shelter! VANCE returns to The Best Show in the return of THE VANCE AND GARY SHOW! ANDY BRECKMAN calls in to talk to Tom...Show More

BEST SHOW BESTS #30 - Tom's Brother Ron Calls Tom in LA (featuring Patton Oswalt and Lisa Jane Persky)

46:02 | Apr 15th, 2016

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, Tom's Brother Ron Calls Tom in LA (featuring Patton Oswalt and Lisa Jane Persky)!

THE 50 BEST DUOS OF ALL TIME! SOUND COLLAGE! CALIFORNIA TALES!

3:22:08 | Apr 13th, 2016

Tom and the listeners rank the 50 BEST DUOS OF ALL TIME! A recap of Tom's recent trip to California! Plus, a special SOUND COLLAGE!

THE HALF HOUR OF POWER EPISODE 25

53:45 | Apr 8th, 2016

The Half Hour Of Power is the bi-weekly overtime show for The Best Show with Tom Scharpling, recorded immediately after the March 22nd, 2016 program. Completely unscreened phone calls moving at a rapid fire pace! The cast of characters for this episo...Show More

JON DALY! WHO SUCKS IN PODCASTING!

1:14:07 | Apr 6th, 2016

In a special pre-recorded episode of The Best Show, Tom talks to JON DALY about his new Adult Swim special! Plus another edition of WHO SUCKS IN PODCASTING and more!

BEST SHOW BESTS #29 - A Call from Newbridge Ratmen Centerfielder Percy Hobart

42:51 | Apr 1st, 2016

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear a call from Newbridge Ratmen Centerfielder, Percy Hobart!

COMEBACKS! BATMAN V SUPERMAN AND MORE!

3:01:50 | Mar 30th, 2016

Phones ring on the topic of COMEBACKS! Which ones have been good? Which ones bummed you out? Who do you want to come back? Who do you want to never come back? A review of BATMAN V SUPERMAN and Tom’s review of the LCD Soundsystem reunion shows and MUC...Show More

THE HALF HOUR OF POWER EPISODE 24

43:53 | Mar 25th, 2016

The Half Hour Of Power is the bi-weekly overtime show for The Best Show with Tom Scharpling, recorded immediately after the March 22nd, 2016 program. Completely unscreened phone calls moving at a rapid fire pace! The cast of characters for this episo...Show More

MATHEW TOMPKINS FROM THE SHOUT NETWORK! WHO SCARES YOU? LOSERS HOUR!

3:00:38 | Mar 23rd, 2016

Mathew Tompkins from the SHOUT! Network calls Tom with some new and exciting TV shows in development! Phones ring on the topic WHO SCARES YOU? And so much MORE!

BEST SHOW BESTS #28 - Three Short Calls from 80's Rick, Thaddeus in Oldbridge, and Pip from West Newbridge!

13:16 | Mar 18th, 2016

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear  three short calls from 80's Rick, Thaddeus in Oldbridge, and Pip from West Newbridge!

PHILLY BOY ROY! ALTERNATE UNIVERSES! ISLANDS WORLD PREMIERE! PARENTS CALL IN!

3:17:25 | Mar 16th, 2016

A classic BEST SHOW! PHILLY BOY ROY checks in with a rare appearance from his son, ROY JR! Hear the world premier of two great new songs from the band ISLANDS! Phones ring on the topic of ALTERNATE UNIVERSES! Tom takes calls from The Best Show crew's...Show More

THE HALF HOUR OF POWER EPISODE 23

44:47 | Mar 11th, 2016

The Half Hour Of Power is the bi-weekly overtime show for The Best Show with Tom Scharpling, recorded immediately after the March 8th, 2016 program. Completely unscreened phone calls moving at a rapid fire pace! The cast of characters for this episod...Show More

JULIE KLAUSNER! DANIELLE HENDERSON! SICK MANNING! KIDS AND SENIORS! GARY THE SQUIRREL!

3:01:55 | Mar 9th, 2016

JULIE KLAUSNER and DANIELLE HENDERSON in studio! SICK MANNING calls in to talk about his new record! Hear a KIDS AND SENIORS call-in special! Plus... GARY THE SQUIRREL auditions for AC/DC!!!

BEST SHOW BESTS #27 – Paul Scheer Calls In About the Top 100 Fictional Characters!

21:48 | Mar 4th, 2016

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, Paul Scheer Calls In About the Top 100 Fictional Characters!

GAIL BENNINGTON! LANCE BANGS & CLARE O’KANE! THE LUCKIEST PEOPLE ALIVE!

3:04:44 | Mar 2nd, 2016

GAIL BENNINGTON from the SiriusXM radio show, Bennington, swings by the studio for her second Best Show visit! LANCE BANGS & CLARE O’KANE also swing by to talk about their new Vice show, 'Flophouse'! PLUS, phones ring on the topic: LUCKIEST PEOPLE AL...Show More

BEST SHOW BESTS #27 – A Call from Newbridge Legend Raccoon Face (featuring Adam Resnick)!

46:04 | Feb 26th, 2016

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear a call from Newbridge legend Raccoon Face (featuring Adam Resnick)!

JONAH RAY! ANDY KINDLER! GARY THE SQUIRREL! KING IN NEWBRIDGE HEIGHTS!

3:03:01 | Feb 24th, 2016

JONAH RAY visits the studio to talk about his new Seeso series: HIDDEN AMERICA! KING IN NEWBRIDGE HEIGHTS calls up and explains his CULT to Tom! Plus, ANDY KINDLER calls and gets the business from GARY THE SQUIRREL!

THE HALF HOUR OF POWER EPISODE 22

43:24 | Feb 19th, 2016

The Half Hour Of Power is the bi-weekly overtime show for The Best Show with Tom Scharpling, recorded immediately after the February 16th, 2016 program. Completely unscreened phone calls moving at a rapid fire pace! The cast of characters for this ep...Show More

THE EVALUATING! A DRUM-O-GRAM FROM MORT! DEADPOOL! MORE!

2:53:28 | Feb 17th, 2016

Tom solves callers mysteries in THE EVALUATING! A belated birthday DRUM-O-GRAM is delivered to Tom from MORT! Plus, Tom's review of DEADPOOL and MUCH MORE!

BEST SHOW BESTS #26 – A Call from Yo La Tengo Super Fan Billy (featuring Yo La Tengo!)

18:40 | Feb 12th, 2016

New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear a call from Yo La Tengo Super Fan Billy (featuring Yo La Tengo!).

SOUND COLLAGE! AVALANCHE BOB! PAPA JOHN! MOST OFFENSIVE SONG: PART 2!

2:53:58 | Feb 10th, 2016

A classic Best Show! Phones ring on part 2 of MOST OFFENSIVE SONG! A brand new SOUND COLLAGE! Hear the latest from AVALANCHE BOB! Plus, Tom compares his take on the Superbowl and Mike Francesca!

THE HALF HOUR OF POWER EPISODE 21

46:16 | Feb 5th, 2016

The Half Hour Of Power is the bi-weekly overtime show for The Best Show with Tom Scharpling, recorded immediately after the February 2nd, 2016 program. Completely unscreened phone calls moving at a rapid fire pace! The cast of characters for this epi...Show More