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

 

Nerdist News: Possible STAR TREK 3 Director, DRAGON AGE: INQUISITION Trailer, and Wooly Mammoths!

more

Jonah Raydio #42: Crooked Episode, Crooked Episode

DISCLAIMER : In today’s episode of Jonah Raydio, co-host and lovable cut-up Neil “Nails” Mahoney refers to a collection of art zines by an artist by the name of Mike… more

Chewin’ It #36: John Popper

After an L.A. gig, singer, songwriter, harmonica virtuoso and Blues Traveler frontman John Popper joins Kevin and Steve for a late night, boozy convo by the pool at the… 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
 

Music Geek Bonus Track: Levels, ‘Regret’

I always think the days after Halloween are the spookiest of all. People like to pretend that there is an abrupt mood shift into the holiday season’s goodwill and shitty… more

Nerdist Podcast: Ezra Koenig of Vampire Weekend

Ezra Koenig of Vampire Weekend hangs out with the guys to talk about the different types of people who come to their concerts, the science in making albums that their… more

Jonah Raydio #41: Exploded Episode

After a two week hiatus because of everyone being out of town at some point, Jonah Raydio is back!  This week, we have our good friend Dave Kloc with us! … more
 

The Legacy Music Hour #157: Final Episode Podcast In Review

Brent and Rob say goodbye on this final, special episode of The Legacy Music Hour.  Much less focused on the music, the boyz recall fun and funny moments from the… more

Listen to Smooth McGroove’s Epic A Cappella Video Game Theme Covers

Final Fantasy VII is a game that is very near and dear to my heart. Being an only child, I led a rich, inner life in my youth that was… more

NERDSWAG: Win Tickets to Danny Elfman’s Music from the Films of Tim Burton

With Halloween rapidly approaching the events to celebrate this monster-filled month of October are coming at us fast. One event that every All Hallow’s Eve enthusiast is ready for are… more
 

13 Terrifying Songs To Traumatize – But Not Kill – Your Halloween Party

Good evening, all. I come with great sorrow to announce that, once again, I still suck at Halloween and my dear friend Abel Charrow has failed once again at making… more

The Alton Browncast #18: Bob Taylor

Join Alton Brown from the road in El Cajon, California, as he tours Taylor Guitars and interviews this legendary guitar maker’s founder…. more

Nominees and Performers Announced! Vote in YouTube’s First Ever Music Awards!

Curious as to which music videos made the most impact this year, or which current musicians broke out by getting hyped on the internet? Enter YouTube’s first ever Music Awards,… more
 

The Legacy Music Hour #156: Best Of Year In Review 3

Once again, Brent and Rob countdown their TOP TEN favorite video game music tracks of the year (Episodes 105 through 155).  This episode marks the completion of three whole years… more

After “The Fox”, Ylvis Goes to “Massachusetts” (NSFW)

Being from Massachusetts, I am part of a proud tradition of fierce arrogance, unwavering loyalty, and general loudmouthing when it comes to extolling the virtues of my home state. Our… more

Music Geek Track of the Week: Wet – “Don’t Wanna Be Your Girl”

Nerds, this week’s track is one that gave me all the feels. I always love when shimmery pop belies a really upsetting and dark message, because that is some of… more
 

Watkins Family Hour #11: Booker T!

This show was recorded January 25th, 2012, live at Largo at the Coronet Theater in Losand features special guests: Booker T, Blake Mills, and Willie Watson.  We were so honored… more

The Legacy Music Hour #155: Free Play 15.5

The final free play before next week’s Top Ten best of the year countdown.  Brent and Rob come up with some new words and phrases in this episode, but in… more

Spooky Tunes: A Murderous Jake Gyllenhaal in The Shoes’ ‘Time to Dance’

Despite the popularity of The Shoes’ upbeat and appropriately named 2012 track “Time to Dance”, the accompanying beautiful and macabre music video has a surprisingly low number of views, even… more
 

Nerdist Podcast: Andrew W.K. and Marky Ramone

Andrew W.K. and Marky Ramone stop by the Nerdist podcast before their show at the Fonda Theater in Los Angeles TONIGHT! Andrew talks about living life with a positive… more

Halloween Party Playlist Essentials, Vol. 2: 10 More Spooky Jams

Two years ago our own Becca Gleason gave you thirteen spooky jams to take your Halloween playlist from hellish to hellraisingly fun. But, let’s be honest, it’s been two years,… more

Music Geek Track Of The Week: The Get Togethers, ‘June (Oh My God)’

Nerds! Prepare to have your heartstrings pulled so hard it hurts! The Get Togethers, a brand spankin’ new indie rock/pop group from Nashville, have been enveloping me with warmfuzzies…. more
 

Review: CBGB is More Poseur Than Punk

The short list: While the filmmakers’ hearts were in the right place, CBGB plays out like a scratched CD, a greatest hits compilation that skips and stutters, offering up an… more

CBGB’s Johnny Galecki Sounds Off on Terry Ork and Punk Rock

Since its demise in 2006, the spectre of CBGB has loomed large over the musical landscape, casting a shadow on the spirit of American independent music. Now home to a… more

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