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Jonah Raydio #21: Self Titled Episode

After going to some place not in America, Jonah is back to berate Neil Mahoney for badly timed sound drops. This week’s guest is former guest Ed Salazar, but… more

Watch the SXSW “Social Underground” Party Here

For a limited time, you can watch the goings-on at Friday’s SXSW Social Underground party right here, courtesy of the Nerdist Channel and Samsung Mobile. The SXSW Gaming Cosplay Competition,… more

Join Nerdist at Wondercon This Weekend! UPDATE: Chris Hardwick Signing Sunday!

UPDATE: We’ve added a signing with Chris Hardwick himself on Sunday 2-3 PM! Details below… As convention season, which seems to be competing with road construction season for longest of… more

Music Geek Track Of The Week: The Ceremonies’ “Land of Gathering”

This week, I was in an intense spin class when this song erupted through the insanely loud speakers. The tired, sweaty, skinny ladies around me all of a sudden perked… more

The Todd Glass Show #93: Family Show with Sharif

It’s another episode with the family! And the amazing musician Sharif stopped by to hang out and play some songs! Check out Sharif’s website! Buy The Todd Glass Show t-shirts!… more

The Legacy Music Hour #123: Role-Playing Games 2 (Part 1)

RPGs is (are) the topic of Episode 123 (as it was in Episode 46), and this time, Brent and Rob pick only tracks from games that have never before been… more

Ride the Australian Rails With Pogo

We’ve seen remix artist Nick “Pogo” Bertke’s handiwork before, like the Wizard of Oz soundtrack remix and the Mighty Boosh mashup and the Lord of the Rings and Up remixes…. more

Jonah Raydio #20: Private Episode

What you are about to here is NOT Jonah Raydio, but in fact a different show called Mahoneyaydio, featuring Neil Mahoney and his staff. Jonah Raydio will return next week… more

“Call Me Maybe” + “Head Like a Hole” = “Call Me A Hole”

If you haven’t heard pomDeter’s mashup of “Call Me Maybe” and “Head Like a Hole” yet, you have to. So, here: [soundcloud url=”″ params=”"… more

The Mutant Season #70: A House For Lions

Mike Nissen and Daniel Norman from the band A House For Lions hang out with Gil to talk about their favorite music, their favorite guitar chords and they play a… more

Jonah Raydio #19: My Episode

This week on Jonah Raydio’s Oscar Spectacular (only because we recorded during the Oscars), we didn’t get a guest. BUT! We had Brother-in-Residence Adam Rodrigues, and we talked about MC… more

The Legacy Music Hour #122: Mahjong Games

Mahjong-based video games is the topic of Episode 122.  Super obscure titles, yet still very fruitful.  Tons of games in this category and they’re all Japanese-only releases.  Real good music… more

Music Geek Track of the Week: The Men’s “I Saw Her Face”

Have you ever wanted to get up from your workweek cubicle and HULK SMASH the nearest furniture or office supplies just to see how great it would feel/how weird… more

Jonah Raydio #18: Episode Goes To College

On this week’s Jonah Raydio, the boys have their ol’ buddy Travis Millard on to talk about art in an indie rock world. This is the guy who did the… more

Gollum Sings “Les Miserables”‘ “I Dreamed A Dream”

For those of you clamoring to hear Gollum sing “I Dreamed a Dream” from Les Miserables, there’s this guy. He’s YouTube user ljameswalters, and this is his rendition of the… more

The Legacy Music Hour #121: Free Play 12

Episode 121 is another free play.  Brent and Rob present some really great music, no topic restrictions.  Full track listing below.   Game – Composer – Song – Company -… more

Talking Dead BONUS!: Robert Kirkman, Joe Manganiello, and Baby Bee

This week’s Talking Dead bonus footage with Robert Kirkman, True Blood’s Joe Manganiello, and Lew Temple (a/k/a Axel)? Got it right here, courtesy of AMC and the Nerdist… more

The Inevitable Gallifrey Shake

Hosting the Streamy Awards, Chris Hardwick made his feelings on the Harlem Shake known. Meanwhile, across town at Gallifrey One the night before, and unbeknownst to Chris, Chloe Dykstra was…… more

Music Geek Track Of The Week: “Parks And Recreation Remix”

Parks and Recreation continues to be a favorite of mine. While on one of my many googling sprees of procrastination, I fell upon this pretty incredible Parks And Recreation theme… more

The Legacy Music Hour #120: Slow Jams

Just in time for Valentine’s Day, the Legacy Music Hour presents a whole episode dedicated to Slow Jams.  Brent and Rob and joined by guest video game/romance expert Keith… more

Jonah Raydio #17: Episode to Write Home About…

This week got so weird, you’ll be screaming “WTF” as Marc Maron joins the boys in a garage not of his own. While the Grammys were happening, there was… more

Music Geek Track Of The Week: MsMr’s “Ash Tree Lane”

Happy Birthday to me- or as the lovely cast of my beloved Community would say, Happy Explosion from My Mother’s Uterus Day! Wooo! So, as today is my day of… more

Jonah Raydio #16: Green Episode

Ahoy! this week Jonah Raydio is joined by Joe Sib (Wax, 22 Jacks, Sideone Dummy, and comedy). He tells us a very sad story that involves Weezer and women’s panties…. more

The Legacy Music Hour #119: Movies 2

Video games based on movies is the topic of Episode 119 (as it was for Episode 37), and this time, Brent and Rob are joined by guest Jonah Ray (Nerdist… more