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Marc Maron Finally Interviews Lorne Michaels on the ‘WTF Podcast’

posted by Oscar November 9, 2015

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The moment finally arrived for Marc Maron to catch his own great white whale, as he welcomed SNL creator and entertainment mogul Lorne Michaels.

In this long-anticipated episode we hear them talk about the inception of Saturday Night Live back in ’75 and what keeps him motivated to continue doing the show, and we get to hear them talk about what kept Marc from landing a chair on the Weekend Update segment 20 years ago.

Hear Marc get closure in the latest episode of WTF: http://wtfpod.com

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Video: Nardwuar vs. Tinashe

posted by Oscar August 19, 2015

Just in time to pick out your #WCW this week Nardwuar delivers his interview with the beautiful Tinashe. During this chat we learn about how her pops named one of her brothers after a band member of one of his favorite musicians, her love of African music, and how her music makes references things relating to her family.

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Video: Sound Advice feat. Modest Mouse

posted by Oscar August 4, 2015

A new webisode of Vanessa Bayer’s Sound Advice on Above Average has been revealed, this time featuring Modest Mouse lead singer Isaac Brock.

Once more we get a ton of insightful advice from character Janessa Slater including why the name Modest Mouse “has to go,” how she can revamp the band’s sound, and why “modest mouse” should get the Pixar treatment. Check it out above.

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Video: Stephen Colbert Interviews Eminem on Michigan Public Access TV

posted by Oscar July 1, 2015

Stephen Colbert is staying busy in his days before taking over the Late Show and today he shows us what he’s done with his time. Colbert served as guest host of Only in Monroe, an actual public access TV show that airs in Monroe, Michigan once a month.

Colbert conducted interviews with the show’s usual hosts Michelle Bauman and Kaye Lani Rae Rafko Wilson and delivered local news updates. The capped off with a 20-minute interview with none other than Eminem, who was introduced by the comedian saying “My next guest is a local Michigander who is making a name for himself in the competitive world of music.” The whole thing is absolutely brilliant.

Check it out above.

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Barack Obama Appears on Marc Maron’s ‘WTF Podcast’

posted by Oscar June 22, 2015

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In what’s perhaps the biggest moment of the WTF Podcast, Marc welcomes the 44th President of the United States of America, Barack Obama, to the garage for an hourlong conversation about college, fitting in, race relations, gun violence, changing the status quo, disappointing your fans, comedians, fatherhood and overcoming fear. Perhaps what’s most surprising is that this all really happened.

Best of all, it comes with no commercial interruption! Listen, stream, or download it now over at http://wtfpod.com

Make to visit MarcMeetsObama.com to see behind-the-scenes photos and captions.

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Video: Tyler, The Creator Talks About How He Got His Stage Name, Working at Starbucks on ‘Kimmel’

posted by Oscar June 12, 2015

Tyler, The Creator was a panel guest on Jimmy Kimmel Live! for an interview last night. During his time on the couch Tyler talked to Jimmy about how he owes his stage name to MySpace, hating his old manager from his time as a Starbucks employee, and his new app. Check out the story of how “Tyler, The Creator” came to be above.

See the Odd Future man talk about what it was like working at Starbucks and his Golf Media app below. Continue Reading

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Hear Noel Gallagher On Pete Holmes’ ‘You Made It Weird’ Podcast

posted by Oscar May 31, 2015

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Noel Gallagher, yes, the man who once formed part of Oasis, is the unlikely guest that comedian Pete Holmes welcomed on his podcast You Made It Weird. The in-depth conversation touched on a number of topics including Gallagher meeting Green Day’s Billie Joe Armstrong, jokingly comparing himself to Beethoven, and his work on the new High Flying Birds album.

Listen to the whole  interview on the You Made It Weird website or on iTunes.

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Video: Speakeasy with Reggie Watts

posted by Oscar May 27, 2015

Comedian Reggie Watts is the latest artist to appear on Made Man’s Speakeasy series. The comedian, best known for working on shows like The Late Late Show, Comedy Bang! Bang!, and Louie, talks with Paul F. Tompkins about low-fi music-making, faking his way in “Late Night” talk shows, and enjoying Pitch Perfect 2. Check out the full interview above.

See Watts serenade PFT on the “Speakeasy Games” video below. Continue Reading

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Video: Randall Park Discusses ‘Fresh Off The Boat’ on ‘Speakeasy’

posted by Oscar March 8, 2015

It’s been a while since we last posted another Speakeasy video but when I noticed their latest guest was Randall Park, I couldn’t pass up posting it. Randall Park stars in my favorite new show Fresh Off the Boat and in this interview we get to see him talk more and more about his experience with being on the show, his early days on MTV’s Wild ‘N Out while working at Starbucks, and his portrayal of Kim Jong-Un on the infamous Seth Rogen and Dave Franco flick The Interview.

Check it out above.

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Video: Cast Of ‘Parks and Rec’ Bid Farewell w/Live Performance of “5000 Candles In The Wind”

posted by Oscar February 25, 2015

Last night saw the end of an era with the airing of the series finale of Parks and Recreation. To say farewell, the show’s entire main cast got together to appear on Late Night with Seth Meyers like one of those MTV reunion shows, except with a lot less teen moms.

As their appearance drew to a close, Amy Poehler, Chris Pratt, Aubrey Plaza, Nick Offerman, Aziz Ansari, Adam Scott, Retta, and Jim O’Heir (the dreadful Jerry/Larry/Terry/Garry) said goodbye with a final performance of Mouse Rat’s Li’l Sebastian tribute song, “5000 Candles in the Wind.” Oh and keep your eyes open early on in this clip, because for the first time ever, you will wish you were Garry. See that above.

During the cast’s appearance on the panel, they talked about the filming of the finale and also revealed how Chris “Andy Dwyer” Pratt wanted the series to actually end. You can check that out below. Continue Reading