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Jonah Raydio #40: Over the Episode

Adam wasn’t there to take notes.  Guests were Deanna Rooney, Myke Chillian, Dave Kloc, That guy… Lawrence? and a brief appearance by Rhea Butcher.  We talked about the movie Beaches. … more

Punk’s Not Dead: Talking CBGB with Joel David Moore

From 1973 to 2006, legendary punk rock music venue CBGB was a staple of the New York city musical landscape, offering a stage and an audience for bands that couldn’t… more

Nerdist Podcast: William Shatner

The legendary William Shatner chats with Chris and Jonah about his upcoming show Shatner’s World in movie theaters around the country, his love of making people laugh, and his… more

The Legacy Music Hour #154: Free Play 15.4

Another free play!  Brent and Rob listen to some buff music that hits their B-spots and they talk about all kinds of stuff like name entry etiquette, hidden lyrics, and… more

Nerdist Podcast: Slash

Slash hangs out with Chris and Jonah to talk about his immense love and knowledge of dinosaurs, growing up in Laurel Canyon in the heyday of the music culture, and… more

The Most Intentionally Funny Video of The Day 10/8/13: Eddie Pepitone on Arsenio

Halloween is already in full effect with all the Halloween costume shops out in what used to be abandoned retail space though Halloween is still weeks away. While you contemplate… more

Jonah Raydio #39: An Episode

Jonah Raydio was packed with guests this week!  We had The Indoor Kids’ very own Kumail Nanjiani and Emily V. Gordon, founder and producer of Feral Audio Dustin Marshall, and… more

IFC Greenlights Garfunkel & Oates Series

Today, the female comedy-folk duo who brought us such classics as Sex With Ducks and Pregnant Women Are Smug are probably a little smug themselves, as IFC has officially announced… more

Rob Zombie Wants to Give You Nightmares

If you live in Southern California or if you’re planning to visit in the month of October, you need to plan a stop at Rob Zombie’s Great American Nightmare. The… more

Spooky Tunes: Nekrogoblikon’s “No One Survives”

Monster and metal fans rejoice! Goblin themed metal band Nekrogoblikon’s music video for their song “No One Survives” hits the spot for those of us anticipating Halloween. Directed by Brandon… more

The Legacy Music Hour #153: Free Play 15.3

For this free play, Brent is joined by Erich Beckmann and Ryan Olson of the video game music cover band Kirby’s Dream Band.  They talk a lot about Kirby music… more

Nerdist Podcast: Tenacious D Returns

The kings of rock, Jack Black and Kyle Gass, are back in the studio with The Nerdist! They talk about their upcoming Festival Supreme, their mutual obsession for GTA V,… more

Dethklok’s Insane Metal Opera: Trailer’s Here, Album Coming

This unsurprisingly brutal trailer is for a one hour Metalocalypse special that seems to be unlike anything we’ve ever seen. Says the Adult Swim PR team: “In Metalocalypse: The Doomstar… more

ABC Orders Musical Comedy Pilot From Alan Menken and Dan Fogelman

Alan Menken is important to your childhood. You might not realize it, but at one time or another, you’ve heard one of his songs. Menken is the musical maestro behind… more

The Legacy Music Hour Bonus: Brent Weinbach VGM Dance Mix Vol. 4

The Legacy Music Hour presents Brent Weinbach’s fourth installment of continuous dance party music comprised of only 8-bit and 16-bit era video game music.  No remixes, no covers, no adaptations… more

Music Geek Track of the Week: Mazzy Star – “California”

Today I find myself back in Los Angeles, a place whose biggest assets — according to the city’s most astute cultural appraiser — are “Women, Weed, and Weather.” It is… more


Long before ABC’s Once Upon a Time and years before Vertigo’s Fables – Broadway composer and lyricist Stephen Sondheim along with writer James Lapine had the notion to combine many… more

The Legacy Music Hour #152: Free Play 15.2

Yet another Free Play with Brent and Rob.  Good music, bad Seinfeld impressions.  The boys also unpackage a bunch of gifts.  Also, Brent does a reggae mini-focus.  Full track listing… more

Jonah Raydio #38: XepisodeX

This week on Jonah Raydio we have Rusty Pistachio and Adam Blake of the band H20!  Keep a look out for an upcoming record from the band and check them… more

House Lannister is On SESAME STREET

You love Game of Thrones. You love Sesame Street. You love Simon Says. The Venn diagram of these three things is this excerpt from Sesame Street in which Peter Dinklage… more

Jonah Raydio #37: On Episode Pond

Jonah Raydio has long time friend and all around awesome human Paul Bonanno this week!  Instead of music we talk about porn, then we talk about music among other delightful… more

Screen Team Lives the GTA Life

The newest YouTubers to join the Nerdist Alliance are the Screen Team, the video game and pop culture channel made up of Chad and Angie, two people who love cosplaying… more

The Legacy Music Hour #151: Free Play 15.1

This week, Brent is joined by Brett Elston, host of the video game music podcast, VGMpire.  Brett also works at Capcom Unity, as does Brent’s other guest, Chris Antista, host… more

Listen to Beck’s Newest Single, “Gimme”

Have you noticed a profound lack of Beck in your life recently? Well, there’s a good reason for that — the singer-songwriter has been busy preparing not one, but two… more