Bullseye with Jesse Thorn

By NPR

Bullseye from NPR is your curated guide to culture. Jesse Thorn hosts in-depth interviews with brilliant creators, culture picks from our favorite critics and irreverent original comedy. Bullseye has been featured in Time, The New York Times, GQ and McSweeney's, which called it "the kind of show people listen to in a more perfect world." (Formerly known as The Sound of Young America.)

  1. 1.
    Ryan O'Connell on Netflix's 'Special'
    49:28
  2. 2.
    City of Ghosts creator Elizabeth Ito
    50:19
  3. 3.
    Comedian Chris Gethard on the time he got Diddy to play the UCB theater
    24:49
  4. 4.
    Rick Steves
    40:50
  5. 5.
    Desus Nice and The Kid Mero
    26:18
  6. 6.
    Writer and Cartoonist Lisa Hanawalt
    43:56
  7. 7.
    That time writer Jonathan Ames broke his nose in a boxing match
    16:15
  8. 8.
    Sons of Kemet's Shabaka Hutchings
    46:21
  1. 9.
    Jason Schreier on the rise and fall of gaming's biggest studios
    40:43
  2. 10.
    Ann Dowd
    39:37
  3. 11.
    The Song That Changed My Life: Doc Severinsen
    12:00
  4. 12.
    Archivist and filmmaker Rick Prelinger
    47:28
  5. 13.
    William Jackson Harper
    34:31
  6. 14.
    Documentary Filmmaker Ric Burns
    29:20
  7. 15.
    Director Raoul Peck
    25:53
  8. 16.
    Remembering Jessica Walter
    34:02
  9. 17.
    Nicole Byer
    46:00
  10. 18.
    David Mitchell and Robert Webb
    52:06
  11. 19.
    Killer Mike
    29:43
  12. 20.
    Adam McKay
    32:52
  13. 21.
    Jon King of Gang of Four
    36:10
  14. 22.
    Christopher Lloyd
    39:11
  15. 23.
    Riz Ahmed
    28:03
  16. 24.
    Kim Deal of The Breeders
    28:07
  17. 25.
    Delroy Lindo, star of 'Da 5 Bloods'
    40:39
  18. 26.
    Poet Nikki Giovanni
    42:28
  19. 27.
    E-40, rap legend
    29:53
  20. 28.
    Kathryn Hahn
    29:02
  21. 29.
    Comedian Kate Willett on the Craziest Day of her Entire Career
    10:57
  22. 30.
    Tomm Moore and Ross Stewart: Wolfwalkers, Song of the Sea and more
    44:22
  23. 31.
    Terrace Martin
    28:53
  24. 32.
    Errol Morris
    46:25
  25. 33.
    Christian Jacobs of The Aquabats
    40:48
  26. 34.
    Holly Hunter
    35:07
  27. 35.
    Justin and Dr. Sydnee McElroy of the Sawbones podcast
    29:51
  28. 36.
    Actor Steven Yeun: Walking Dead, Burning and more
    28:30
  29. 37.
    'All Creatures Great And Small' showrunner Ben Vanstone
    27:27
  30. 38.
    Ted Danson
    42:51
  31. 39.
    John Wilson of "How to with John Wilson"
    37:50
  32. 40.
    Fran Lebowitz
    39:20
  33. 41.
    Natalie Palamides, creator and star of "Nate: A One Man Show"
    30:24
  34. 42.
    Isiah Whitlock Jr.
    41:16
  35. 43.
    Robert Glasper, Grammy-winning R&B artist
    26:44
  36. 44.
    Freddie Gibbs, Grammy nominated rapper
    51:37
  37. 45.
    Michael Ian Black
    28:21
  38. 46.
    Glynn Turman: Ma Rainey's Black Bottom, marrying Aretha Franklin and more
    47:27
  39. 47.
    End of Year 2020 Comedy Special
    1:05:33
  40. 48.
    Why Bjork's "Post" is one of the greatest albums of all time
    15:27
  41. 49.
    Dick Van Dyke
    39:16
  42. 50.
    Bullseye's 2020 Holiday Spectacular!
    1:41:58

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