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The Best Show with Tom Scharpling

By Tom Scharpling, Jon Wurster

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 that we're back and we're coming for your children!

  1. 1.
    THE HALF HOUR OF POWER EPISODE 4415 December 2017
    49:59
  2. 2.
    #DOGCEMBER! COCO HAMES! BILLY IN SALT LAKE CITY! GOOD N' POOCHY! MORE!13 December 2017
    2:55:59
  3. 3.
    Best Show Bests #92 - Ortho Billings from East Newbridge Junior High8 December 2017
    39:29
  4. 4.
    Best Show Bests #91 - Dave Hill & Dave Wyndorf1 December 2017
    37:34
  5. 5.
    TOM'S BROTHER IN LAW, MILT! NO DUDE VEMBER! MORE!29 November 2017
    2:59:39
  6. 6.
    JULIE KLAUSNER! TROY FROM NEWBRIDGE TOWERS! GARY THE SQUIRREL! MORE!22 November 2017
    3:22:32
  7. 7.
    Best Show Bests #90 - Bobby from the band Tables17 November 2017
    12:18
  8. 8.
    CLARE O’KANE! NELLIE McKAY! KEVIN CORRIGAN! RICK STANTON! IN NEWBRIDGE! GARY THE SQUIRREL!15 November 2017
    3:16:58
  1. 9.
    Best Show Bests #89 - A Live Set from Sunshine & The Rain10 November 2017
    25:23
  2. 10.
    MARY HOULIHAN! NO DUDE VEMBER! MORE!8 November 2017
    3:01:50
  3. 11.
    Best Show Bests #88 - Halloween Talk and a Call from Rodney in Sub-East Newbridge3 November 2017
    28:41
  4. 12.
    Best Show Bests #87 - Russ in Newbridge Plains27 October 2017
    31:47
  5. 13.
    CAT-TOBER! COLE IN BOISE! LIL BUB! MORE!!!25 October 2017
    3:09:28
  6. 14.
    Best Show Bests #86 - The Original "Tom Can't Complain"!20 October 2017
    1:10:32
  7. 15.
    COMPLIMENT-A-THON 2017! CHRISTOPHER SEBELA! AVALANCHE BOB! MORE!18 October 2017
    3:18:52
  8. 16.
    Best Show Bests #85 - A Call from Jon Daly13 October 2017
    28:37
  9. 17.
    COMPLAIN-A-THON 2017! JULIUS IN NEWBRIDGE FLATS! COMIC CON STORIES! MORE!11 October 2017
    2:55:36
  10. 18.
    Best Show Bests #84 - Early Calls from Lisa Jane Persky and AC Newman6 October 2017
    28:15
  11. 19.
    REBECCA SUGAR! RATTY: THE NEWBRIDGE RATMEN MASCOT! MORE!4 October 2017
    3:17:18
  12. 20.
    THE HALF HOUR OF POWER EPISODE 4329 September 2017
    56:12
  13. 21.
    THE 2017 PODCAST HALL OF FAME INDUCTION CEREMONY! NATHAN FIELDER! DAVEED IN NEWBRIDGE MOORS! PERRY SHALL!27 September 2017
    3:07:30
  14. 22.
    Best Show Bests #83 - Billy B in Newbridge Heights Calls About the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame22 September 2017
    20:52
  15. 23.
    THE 50 ANGRIEST PEOPLE EVER PART 1! TOM'S BROTHER IN LAW MILT! BOSTON! MORE!20 September 2017
    3:20:00
  16. 24.
    Best Show Bests #82 - Kurt Vile Calls in During the First Episode of The Best Show15 September 2017
    10:36
  17. 25.
    SABRINA ELLIS! PERSONAL HELL/ PERSONAL HEAVEN! ROGER WATERS STORIES! MORE!12 September 2017
    3:14:13
  18. 26.
    THE HALF HOUR OF POWER EPISODE 428 September 2017
    57:46
  19. 27.
    JON SPENCER AND CRISTINA MARTINEZ! MISS ALEX WHITE! VAPETRILOQUISM!6 September 2017
    2:46:21
  20. 28.
    DAVID CROSBY! BART HENSHAW! SIMON DOOM! TOM CAN'T COMPLAIN PART II! MORE!30 August 2017
    3:17:33
  21. 29.
    Best Show Bests #81 - Philly Boy Roy Calls from the DNC25 August 2017
    44:07
  22. 30.
    PHILLY BOY ROY! JAY AASENG FROM TWIN PEAKS! JELLO MAN! MORE!23 August 2017
    2:46:01
  23. 31.
    Best Show Bests #80 - Rick from Newbridge Calls About Mike Love and Sully18 August 2017
    11:32
  24. 32.
    KEVIN CORRIGAN IN STUDIO! ANDREW DICE CLAY! RUPERT THREADWELL! GIVE ME A BREAK, YOU DUNCE!16 August 2017
    3:40:15
  25. 33.
    Best Show Bests #79 - Darren from Work Is On His Honeymoon11 August 2017
    40:44
  26. 34.
    JAMES MURPHY OF LCD SOUNDSYSTEM IN STUDIO! A CALL FROM THOR! MORE!9 August 2017
    2:59:56
  27. 35.
    Best Show Bests #78 - Jeff Feuerzeig and Ron McCallister4 August 2017
    44:01
  28. 36.
    ONE SONG DAYS! CHRIS GETHARD! BOYCE FROM NEWBRIDGE!2 August 2017
    3:20:24
  29. 37.
    Best Show Bests #77 - Darren from Work Got Married28 July 2017
    31:11
  30. 38.
    JOE MANDE! KLIPH NESTEROFF! MARK IN LAKE NEWBRIDGE!26 July 2017
    3:23:41
  31. 39.
    SPECIAL FRIDAY NIGHT SHOW! BAD ROADS! MORE OREO TALK!22 July 2017
    2:01:00
  32. 40.
    Best Show Bests #76 - A Call from Sean in Westbridge21 July 2017
    27:38
  33. 41.
    JULIE KLAUSNER! STEVE RONSON! GARY THE SQUIRREL! BIG ANNOUNCEMENT!19 July 2017
    3:16:26
  34. 42.
    Best Show Bests #75 - A Call from John Hodgman14 July 2017
    31:37
  35. 43.
    PEN WARD AND JOSH KANTOR IN STUDIO! BIRTRAM FROM SIOUX FALLS! GARY THE SQUIRREL!12 July 2017
    2:55:14
  36. 44.
    Best Show Bests #74 - Bob Mehr and Replacements Steve7 July 2017
    51:22
  37. 45.
    SURPRISE SATURDAY SHOW!4 July 2017
    2:29:35
  38. 46.
    Best Show Bests #73 - Flight Attendant Billy Merkleworth30 June 2017
    40:08
  39. 47.
    TIM HEIDECKER! GREGG TURKINGTON! MARK FROM NEWBRIDGE MEWS! I CANT DEFEND IT!28 June 2017
    3:05:02
  40. 48.
    Best Show Bests #72 - A Call from Nick in Upper Newbridge23 June 2017
    15:55
  41. 49.
    MARY HOULIHAN! BRYCE PREFONTAINE! I WANT MORE! I WANT LESS!21 June 2017
    3:07:13
  42. 50.
    Best Show Bests #71 - A Call from Singer Dayton Jessups16 June 2017
    35:51
  43. 51.
    Best Show Bests #70 - Jason Woliner and Jon Daly Talk Tompressions and Take a Call from Bobby the Kid9 June 2017
    35:31
  44. 52.
    CHRIS TOMSON! CLARE O’KANE! MORE!7 June 2017
    3:09:49
  45. 53.
    Best Show Bests #69 - Matthew Tompkins Talks About Some New Shows on the Shout! Network2 June 2017
    45:44
  46. 54.
    KURT VILE! STEVE GUNN! JELLO MAN! MORE!31 May 2017
    3:33:56
  47. 55.
    THE HALF HOUR OF POWER EPISODE 4126 May 2017
    44:52
  48. 56.
    THE AIRING OF BEST SHOW GRIEVANCES!24 May 2017
    3:08:53
  49. 57.
    Best Show Bests #68 - A Call from Ray Ray Hutchins, YouTube Star19 May 2017
    28:48
  50. 58.
    LARRY IN D.C! COMEBACK REDEMPTION! WHAT'S TOM'S FAVORITE EAGLES SONG?!17 May 2017
    3:00:45
  51. 59.
    Best Show Bests #67 - A Call from "Joe in DC"12 May 2017
    9:20
  52. 60.
    INTERNET TOUGH GUY! UNFINISHED BUSINESS! SUNSHINE & THE RAIN! SOUND COLLAGE!10 May 2017
    3:13:09
  53. 61.
    Best Show Bests #66 - A Call from Coach Hayes of the Newbridge Ratmen5 May 2017
    22:34
  54. 62.
    DICK BLEVINS! FEUD! AVALANCHE BOB! MORE!3 May 2017
    2:52:29
  55. 63.
    Best Show Bests #65 - Dr Feckler (featuring two Tompressions)28 April 2017
    18:54
  56. 64.
    PHILLY BOY ROY! WHAT IS SO-AND-SO DOING RIGHT THIS SECOND? NEIL HAGERTY! MORE!26 April 2017
    3:05:21
  57. 65.
    Best Show Bests #64 - Philly Boy Roy featuring Roy Jr21 April 2017
    40:45
  58. 66.
    DUMB THINGS YOU THOUGHT AS A KID! MATTHEW TOMPKINS! MORE!19 April 2017
    3:03:21
  59. 67.
    Best Show Bests #63 - 'Vinyl' Talk and A Call from Sick Manning (featuring Julie Klausner & Danielle Henderson)14 April 2017
    30:40
  60. 68.
    CLARE O’KANE! PEPSI COMMERCIAL DIRECTOR! GARY THE SQUIRREL! TALK TOM OUT OF LIKING THINGS!12 April 2017
    3:35:34
  61. 69.
    THE HALF HOUR OF POWER EPISODE 407 April 2017
    55:15
  62. 70.
    CLASSIC BEST SHOW! BLYTHE HABERSHAFT! A MUSICAL TRIBUTE TO PODCASTS! MORE!5 April 2017
    2:59:19
  63. 71.
    Best Show Bests #62 - A Call from King Mike in Newbridge Heights31 March 2017
    24:55
  64. 72.
    TODD BARRY! DOUGIE MILLER! ROUGH TIMES!29 March 2017
    3:02:08
  65. 73.
    THE HALF HOUR OF POWER EPISODE 3924 March 2017
    33:28
  66. 74.
    EVERY TOPIC EVER! SHAWN IN NEWBRIDGE! MORE!22 March 2017
    3:07:01
  67. 75.
    Best Show Bests #61 - A Drum-O-Gram from Mort17 March 2017
    16:55
  68. 76.
    Best Show Bests #60 - Extreme Sports Athlete Rad McKinney10 March 2017
    45:52
  69. 77.
    SAL VULCANO IN STUDIO! BOBBY IN NEWBRIDGE! GARY THE SQUIRREL! MORE8 March 2017
    3:18:25
  70. 78.
    Best Show Bests #59 - Steven Jennings3 March 2017
    43:10
  71. 79.
    ANDY KINDLER! KURT BRAUNOHLER! DAVEY FROM NEWBRIDGE HIGH! GARY THE SQUIRREL! MUSIC PREMIERE! MORE!1 March 2017
    3:44:52
  72. 80.
    Best Show Bests #58 - A Call from FBI Special Agent Len Markowitz24 February 2017
    27:39
  73. 81.
    SWEET SPIRIT SONG DEBUT! REPLACEMENTS STEVE! PAUL SCHEER! ANDY KINDLER! CLARE O'KANE! JAKE FOGELNEST! MUCH MORE!22 February 2017
    3:17:25
  74. 82.
    Best Show Bests #57 - Four Short Calls17 February 2017
    14:39
  75. 83.
    VILES-TIME DAY! KURT VILE AND JELLO MAN IN STUDIO! STEVE IN D.C.! TOM SEES JOHN WICK 2!15 February 2017
    3:21:47
  76. 84.
    Best Show Bests #56 - Tom's Brother Ron Got Inked10 February 2017
    38:33
  77. 85.
    GREG CARTWRIGHT IN STUDIO! DONNY BLACKBRIDGE FALLS! WHAT HAPPENS IN JOHN WICK: CHAPTER 2?8 February 2017
    2:52:29
  78. 86.
    THE HALF HOUR OF POWER EPISODE 383 February 2017
    37:12
  79. 87.
    THE TWENTY FIVE MOST COKED OUT PERFORMANCES OF ALL TIME! DENNY IN NEWBRIDGE! MORE!1 February 2017
    3:11:37
  80. 88.
    BEST SHOW BESTS #55 - A Call From Movie Reviewer Bert Morrow27 January 2017
    19:17
  81. 89.
    THE GREAT UNBURDENING! GAIL BENNINGTON IN STUDIO! DANNY FROM NEWBRIDGE NEWS!25 January 2017
    3:31:24
  82. 90.
    BEST SHOW BESTS #54 - An Interview with author Kliph Nesteroff20 January 2017
    30:37
  83. 91.
    THE TWENTY-FIVE BEST AND WORST ROBOTS OF ALL TIME! BOBBY BLOTZER AND HIS LAWYER! SOUND COLLAGE! MORE!18 January 2017
    3:00:56
  84. 92.
    THE HALF HOUR OF POWER EPISODE 3713 January 2017
    33:44
  85. 93.
    JULIE KLAUSNER IN STUDIO! HAYES DAVENPORT IN STUDIO! SEAN CLEMENTS IN STUDIO! 2017 PREDICTIONS! TOM GETS A DOG! MORE!11 January 2017
    3:08:23
  86. 94.
    BEST SHOW BESTS #53 - Philly Boy Roy Is In Jail6 January 2017
    21:14
  87. 95.
    FIRST BEST SHOW OF 2017! RICK IN SOUTH NEWBRIDGE! ANDY KINDLER! SPIKE! GARY THE SQUIRREL!4 January 2017
    2:55:40
  88. 96.
    BEST SHOW BESTS #52 - An Interview with Ileana Douglas23 December 2016
    28:03
  89. 97.
    FINAL BEST SHOW OF 2016! HOLIDAY PARTY! JON DALY! RICK IN SOUTH NEWBRIDGE! GARY THE SQUIRREL! MORE!21 December 2016
    3:45:02
  90. 98.
    BEST SHOW BESTS #51 - Ad Man Chet from The Newbridge Estates Loves Drums16 December 2016
    25:51
  91. 99.
    JOHN HODGMAN AND HAYES DAVENPORT IN STUDIO! MIKE ADAMS AT HIS HONEST WEIGHT! JARED CHEEK!14 December 2016
    3:00:54
  92. 100.
    BEST SHOW BESTS #50 - A Call from Marc Maron9 December 2016
    27:53

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