Nerdist was started by Chris Hardwick and has grown to be a many headed beast.

 

Nerdist Podcast: The Expressionless

It’s another spontaneous hostful! They talk about how lovely L.A. is when everyone is at Coachella, Matt and Jonah get into a bit that probably lasts too long, and they read a scary ghost story! Artwork by Fernando Pinto… more

The Music Geek Track of the Week: “Ode To Viceroy”

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I2_r94MwW18?rel=0&w=615&h=346] Before ever reading an interview with Mac DeMarco, I was absolutely-100-percent sure this… more

Jonah Raydio #1- Episode 2

In the “first” episode of Jonah Raydio, Jonah talks to current comedy writer and former musician/music journalist Greg Heller ( @dongattack). Also: music news, submitted songs, “Internet Music”, and a… more

Nerdist Podcast: John de Lancie

The very talented John de Lancie sits down with the guys to talk about his role as Jane’s father on Breaking Bad, starting his career in the theater, his… more
 

The Legacy Music Hour #103: Free Play 10.3

More great music on The Legacy Music Hour. This is Brent and Rob’s final free play before the Best Of-Year In Review episode, which is next week. Brent and Rob… more

Kickin’ It Mary Lynn Style #14: Lisa Loeb

Mary Lynn writes: This week I get to sit down with singer/songwriter Lisa Loeb. I get to ask her about being a musician, a mom, and the creative process,… more

Turning the Town Blue with a Crocheted Quadropus

This music video for the song “Time to Go” by Wax Tailor (featuring Aloe Blacc) is a very cool stop motion animation piece with a crocheted quadropus (an octopus with… more
 

The Legacy Music Hour: Bonus: F. Switch Dance Mix Dos

The Legacy Music Hour presents Rob F. Switch’s second installment of continuous dance party music comprised of only 8-bit and 16-bit era video game music. No remixes, no covers, no… more

Music Geek Track Of The Week: “Your Ex-Lover Is Dead”

This Friday, I feel like throwin’ it back a few years. Fall is a time for reflection. The leaves are changing again – if you live in a place that… more

A My Little Pony Version of Hard ‘n Phirm’s “Not Illegal”

Take the Hard ‘n Phirm song “Not Illegal.” Add a Brony perspective. Here you go, YouTube user TheSkullivan12′s video of the song, My Little Pony-ized. Hard to say which is… more
 

The Legacy Music Hour #102: Free Play 10.2

Brent and Rob present great 8-bit and 16-bit era music without any topic restrictions.  They also talk about their fun-filled trip to Seattle and what Brent legitimately accomplished there. Game… more

The Music Geek Track of the Week: “Losing You”

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hy9W_mrY_Vk?rel=0&w=615&h=346] If you’ve ever been to a jazz funeral in New Orleans like I… more

The Legacy Music Hour: Bonus- Brent Weinbach VGM Dance Mix Vol. 2

The Legacy Music Hour presents Brent Weinbach’s second 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
 

The Legacy Music Hour #101: Free Play 10.1

Brent and Rob do three more free plays to lead up to the New Year’s count down for Episode 104.  Good music, good friends, good listeners, good nick names.  Full… more

“Frankenweenie,” Remixed

Just in time for the movie, here’s Symphony of Science creator John D. Boswell’s remix of the Frankenweenie trailer. It will burrow into your consciousness for the rest of the… more

The Music Geek Track of the Week: “Endless Shore”

Without any context you might easily intuit that Melody Prochet’s new psych album, Melody’s Echo Chamber, was informed by collision and movement rather than stasis. The soundscape is… more
 

The Legacy Music Hour #100: Free Play 10 (Live)

Brent and Rob celebrate the 100th episode of The Legacy Music Hour video game music podcast with a special live recording.  It’s basically just another free play episode, but with… more

Music Geek Track Of The Week: “Call Me On Broken Glass (Rostam Remix)”

Hey, I just met you, and this is crazy, but I’m a nerd, so lets hang out and watch Doctor Who maybe? Okay, bad joke, but that was me warning… more

The Legacy Music Hour #99: Air and Sky

In Episode 99, Brent and Rob focus on music from levels and parts of video games related to air, clouds, and the sky.  And if you run in to any… more
 

Behind the Scenes of the Ben Folds Five/Fraggles Video

How did the Nerdist Channel pull off the Fragglelicious Ben Folds Five video for “Do It Anyway,” anyway? This behind-the-scenes video tells the story, with Chris and the folks at… more

EXCLUSIVE!: Ben Folds Five and the Fraggles Sing “Do It Anyway”

We have an exclusive at the Nerdist Channel today, a HUGE one, and here it is, the world premiere of the new Ben Folds Five video for “Do It Anyway,”… more

Big Tease For a Big Thing on Monday

So, on Sunday, Chris Hardwick tweeted the above picture and this text: So…something AMAZING is happening @NerdistChannel tomorrow…Right @BenFolds @hensoncompany? #hints #tease http://t.co/3B7IcjDt Hmm… hints…… more
 

Music Geek Track Of The Week: Trails and Ways’ Cover of “Animal”

When indie folk bands cover dance music in new and exciting ways, I’m filled to the brim with emotion. The art of turning a synthesizer into something man-made is an… more

Catching Up With Dan Deacon

To put it lightly, Dan Deacon is fucking busy. In addition to releasing his latest LP America, the excellent, expansive follow-up to 2009’s Bromst that explores the possibilities of… more

The Legacy Music Hour #98: Shorties 2

In this episode, Brent and Rob focus on video game music tracks which are absolutely no longer than 15 seconds.  Ironically, this ends up being one of the Legacy Music… more