The Best Show with Tom Scharpling

This special Holiday edition of The Half Hour of Power was recorded directly before the December 12th, 2017 episode of The Best Show with Tom Scharpling. The cast of characters for this episode are Tom Scharpling, A.P. Mike, Jason Gore, Pat Byrne and Terre T!

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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear an in-studio set of music from Martin Courtney!

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IT’S THE BEST SHOW HOLIDAY PARTY! A CALL FROM PHILLY BOY ROY! JULIE KLAUSNER! CHRIS GETHARD! CLARE O'KANE! MARY HOULIHAN! BRETT DAVIS! JOSH KANTOR! FRED FROM HONOLULU! GARY SQUIRREL! TERRE T! J.PENRY! All in studio with TOO MANY MORE TO LIST!!!

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The Half Hour of Power is the bi-weekly overtime show for The Best Show with Tom Scharpling, recorded immediately after the November 28th, 2017 program. Completely unscreened phone calls moving at a rapid fire pace! The cast of characters for this episode are Tom Scharpling, A.P. Mike, Jason Gore, and Pat Byrne!

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It's here! DOGCEMBER IS HERE! GOOD N' POOCHY live in studio! A call from the one and only, COCO HAMES! Plus, BILLY IN SALT LAKE CITY! AVALANCHE BOB! And MUCH MORE!!!

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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, Ortho Billings calls in from East Newbridge Junior High!

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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! This episode, features a visit from Dave Hill & Dave Wyndorf!

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TOM'S BROTHER IN LAW, MILT calls in about their recent thanksgiving dinner and more! The thrilling conclusion of NO DUDE VEMBER and MUCH MUCH MORE!

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JULIE KLAUSNER swings by the studio! TROY FROM NEWBRIDGE TOWERS calls in! GARY THE SQUIRREL debuts his new show: "Three Dimwits"! No Dude Vember continues and much more!

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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear a call from Bobby from the band Tables!

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WOW! GUESTS GALORE! CLARE O’KANE, NELLIE McKAY and KEVIN CORRIGAN all swing by the studio to hang with Tom on the continuation of NO DUDE VEMBER! RICK STANTON IN NEWBRIDGE calls in! GARY THE SQUIRREL pops by and much MORE!

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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear a live set from Sunshine & The Rain!

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The official start of NO DUDE VEMBER 2017! The great MARY HOULIHAN swings by the studio! Tom recaps the Kurt Vile and Courtney Barnett Jersey City show and much more!!!

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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear some Halloween talk and a call from Rodney in Sub-East Newbridge!

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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear a call from Russ in Newbridge Plains!

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CAT-TOBER finally arrives!!! Listeners (and their cats) call in to see which cat can pur/meow the loudest and which has the best name! Even famous cat LIL BUB calls in! Hear a frantic call from COLE IN BOISE! Plus, a TON of guests! Including: FAYE! JEFF OWENS! MARCIA! and MORE!

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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear the original "Tom Can't Complain"!

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Tom opens the phones on the first ever COMPLIMENT-A-THON! CHRISTOPHER SEBELA author of "I LIVED IN A CLOWN MOTEL" swings by the studio! AVALANCHE BOB calls and more!

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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear a call from Jon Daly!

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Phones ring on the topic: COMPLAIN-A-THON 2017! JULIUS IN NEWBRIDGE FLATS calls in! Tom recaps his travels to NY COMIC CON! Plus, CONNER O'MALLEY and CLARE O'KANE call and much much MORE!!!

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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear two early calls from the show's return featuring Lisa Jane Persky and AC Newman!

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REBECCA SUGAR, the genius who created STEVEN UNIVERSE visits the studio to chat with Tom and take calls from the listeners! RATTY: THE NEWBRIDGE RATMEN MASCOT calls in! Plus, much much MORE!

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The Half Hour of Power is the bi-weekly overtime show for The Best Show with Tom Scharpling, recorded immediately after the September 26th, 2017 program. Completely unscreened phone calls moving at a rapid fire pace! The cast of characters for this episode are Tom Scharpling, A.P. Mike, Jason Gore, Pat Byrne and Perry Shall!

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It's finally here! THE 2017 PODCAST HALL OF FAME INDUCTION CEREMONY! Featuring: JULIE KLAUSNER! ANDY KINDLER! HAYES DAVENPORT! and MORE! NATHAN FIELDER calls in to talk about the brand new season of NATHAN FOR YOU! DAVEED IN NEWBRIDGE MOORS calls in! Plus, Perry Shall from the band HOUND comes by the studio and much more!

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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, Billy B in Newbridge Heights calls about the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame!

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Tom and the listeners begin rating the THE 50 ANGRIEST PEOPLE EVER! TOM'S BROTHER IN LAW, MILT calls in! Tom recaps his trip to Boston's Fenway Park and Red Sox organist, JOSH KANTOR calls in!

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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, Kurt Vile calls in during the first episode of The Best Show!

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SABRINA ELLIS from A GIANT DOG swings by the studio to talk to Tom about their new album TOY and tour! Phones ring on the topic:
PERSONAL HELL/ PERSONAL HEAVEN! TOM recaps going to see ROGER WATERS with The Best Show crew and MUCH MORE!

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The Half Hour of Power is the bi-weekly overtime show for The Best Show with Tom Scharpling, recorded immediately after the September 5th, 2017 program. Completely unscreened phone calls moving at a rapid fire pace! The cast of characters for this episode are Tom Scharpling, A.P. Mike, Kristen Bartlett, Jason Gore, and Pat Byrne!

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JON SPENCER and CRISTINA MARTINEZ swing by the studio to talk about Boss Hog, Pussy Galore and more! MISS ALEX WHITE from the great band WHITE MYSTERY swings by the studio as well! AND THEN... Tom debuts VAPETRILOQUISM with his new friend BILLY!

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Holy cow... the one and only DAVID CROSBY calls in! BART HENSHAW from Newbridge calls in! SIMON DOOM swings by the studio! Phones ring trying to get Tom to complain in: TOM CAN'T COMPLAIN PART II! Plus, the return of classic Best Show caller PETEY and much much MORE!!!

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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, Philly Boy Roy calls from the DNC!

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PHILLY BOY ROY calls in about his eclipse experience! JELLO MAN checks in from some crazy festival! Twin Peaks actor, JAY AASENG calls in! A wild and fun show!

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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear Rick from Newbridge call about Mike Love and Sully.

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**EXPLICIT LANGUAGE IN THIS ONE!** KEVIN CORRIGAN comes back to visit the studio AND gets ANDREW DICE CLAY to call in! Tom gets a call from RUBERT THREADWELL! Phones ring on the topic: GIVE ME A BREAK, YOU DUNCE! This one is NUTS.

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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear from Darren from Work on his honeymoon!

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JAMES MURPHY OF LCD SOUNDSYSTEM comes by the studio to talk to Tom about the upcoming LCD Soundsystem album, working at Maxwell's and City Gardens, and much much more! THOR calls in to talk about Filth Fest! Plus, calls from Avalanche Bob, Toddophonic Todd, and much much more!

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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear film director Jeff Feuerzeig and a call from Ron McCallister!

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Phones ring on the topic: ONE SONG DAYS! CHRIS GETHARD calls in about the new season of The Chris Gethard Show and MORE! BOYCE FROM NEWBRIDGE calls in! FAYE stops by the studio! CLARE O'KANE calls in and MORE!

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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, Darren from Work tells Tom about his recent marriage!

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JOE MANDE swings by the studio to talk to Tom about his new Netflix Award-Winning Comedy Special and more! KLIPH NESTEROFF author of The Comedians calls in! MARK IN LAKE NEWBRIDGE calls in about his new podcast school and much more!

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A special Best Show! Plenty of talk about going down Bad Roads, which leads to more talk of flavored Oreos! A very funny episode, don’t miss it!

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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear a call from Sean in Westbridge!

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JULIE KLAUSNER stops by to talk about the new season of Difficult People and much more! Tom gets a call from screenwriter STEVE RONSON! GARY THE SQUIRREL gives Dudio and A.P. Mike the business! Plus, Tom makes a very big announcement!

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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear a call from John Hodgman!

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PEN WARD creator of ADVENTURE TIME swings by the studio along with JOSH KANTOR and LISA BASTONI who play LIVE MUSIC! BIRTRAM FROM SIOUX FALLS calls in! GARY THE SQUIRREL passes by for a special episode of the "Gary The Squirrel Show" and much more!

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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, Bob Mehr author of 'Trouble Boys: The True Story of the Replacements' swings by the studio. Plus, a surprise visit from Replacements Steve!

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Callers give Tom their own personal grades for 2017 so far. Tom tries to get calls from every US state during a shortened, surprise Best Show. If he fails, he has to do another Tom Can't Complain show.

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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear a call from flight attendant Billy Merkleworth!

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GREGG TURKINGTON calls in to discuss summer movies with Tom and claims TIM HEIDECKER hasn't seen The Mummy! TIM HEIDECKER calls up to defend himself! MARK FROM NEWBRIDGE MEWS calls in! Phones ring on the topic: I CAN'T DEFEND IT and MUCH MORE!

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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear a call from Nick in Upper Newbridge!

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Comedian, artist and all around good person MARY HOULIHAN returns to the studio to talk Tom about what's new and more! BRYCE PREFONTAINE calls in about the new Grateful Dead documentary! Phones ring on the topic: I WANT MORE! I WANT LESS! BRETT DAVIS CALLS and MORE!
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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear a call from singer Dayton Jessups!

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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear Jason Woliner and Jon Daly talk Tompressions and take a call from Bobby the Kid!

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CHRIS TOMSON from Dams of The West and Vampire Weekend swings by the studio to perform a live set of music and hang out with Tom! Comedian CLARE O'KANE returns to update Tom on her adventures and more!

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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, Matthew Tompkins talks about some new shows on the Shout! Network.

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Tom welcomes KURT VILE and STEVE GUNN to the studio for a special live performance and more! JELLO MAN swings by as well! Will he perform too? Listen to this special episode and find out!

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The Half Hour of Power is the bi-weekly overtime show for The Best Show with Tom Scharpling, recorded immediately after the May 23rd, 2017 program. Completely unscreened phone calls moving at a rapid fire pace! The cast of characters for this episode are Tom Scharpling, A.P. Mike, Jason Gore, Pat Byrne, and Roxy Lange!

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Tom gets the Best Show staff to AIR ALL THEIR GRIEVANCES anonymously in a hat! Plus SO MUCH MORE!!! A classic Best Show that is not to be missed!

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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear a call from YouTube Star, Ray Ray Hutchins!

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Tom gets a call from LARRY IN D.C. who tells him of some of the President's lesser known musical tastes! Phones ring on the topics COMEBACK REDEMPTION and WHAT IS THE ONLY EAGLES SONG THAT TOM LIKES?

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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear a call from "Joe in DC"!

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Tom calls up an INTERNET TOUGH GUY named THOR for advice! SUNSHINE & THE RAIN swing by to debut a song from their new album! Phones ring on the topic: UNFINISHED BUSINESS + a special SOUND COLLAGE and MORE!

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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear a call from Coach Hayes of the Newbridge Ratmen!

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Tom gets a call from football legend Dick Blevins! Phones ring on who should be paired up for the next season of FEUD! Calls from MARY HOULIHAN and AVALANCHE BOB and much MORE!
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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear a call from Dr Feckler (featuring two Tompressions)!

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Phones ring on the topic: WHAT IS SO-AND-SO DOING RIGHT THIS SECOND? PHILLY BOY ROY tells tom about his new religion! Plus, a call from NEIL HAGERTY and so much more!

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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear a call from Philly Boy Roy featuring Roy Jr!

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An amazing Best Show! Phones ring on the topic: DUMB THINGS YOU THOUGHT AS A KID! Matthew Tompkins from the Shout Network calls up to talk about the new TV shows on their Spring line-up! Plus, much much more!

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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear a discussion of the show 'Vinyl' and A Call from Sick Manning (featuring Julie Klausner & Danielle Henderson)!

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The great CLARE O'KANE swings by the studio! The director of the latest PEPSI COMMERCIAL calls in from Australia! GARY THE SQUIRREL writes a new sitcom staring: THE BEST SHOW CREW! Callers try to TALK TOM OUT OF LIKING WHAT HE LIKES (AND TALK HIM INTO LIKING WHAT HE DON’T LIKE) and much much MORE!

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The Half Hour of Power is the bi-weekly overtime show for The Best Show with Tom Scharpling, recorded immediately after the April 4th, 2017 program. Completely unscreened phone calls moving at a rapid fire pace! The cast of characters for this episode are Tom Scharpling, A.P. Mike, Jason Gore, Pat Byrne, Rich Bradley and Dan McNamara!

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BLYTHE HABERSHAFT calls in from down under! Tom debuts A MUSICAL TRIBUTE TO PODCASTS and much much more!

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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear a call from King Mike in Newbridge Heights!

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TODD BARRY calls in to talk about his new book: "Welcome to Hattiesburg", life on the road, and more! DOUGIE MILLER calls in to talk about his new tell-all memoir! Phones ring on the topic: ROUGH TIMES!

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The Half Hour of Power is the bi-weekly overtime show for The Best Show with Tom Scharpling, recorded immediately BEFORE the March 21st, 2017 program. Completely unscreened phone calls moving at a rapid fire pace! The cast of characters for this episode are Tom Scharpling, A.P. Mike, Jason Gore, Thom Bennett and Dan Kerstetter!

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Tom opens up the phones to EVERY TOPIC EVER! EVERY and ANY topic from 17 years of BEST SHOW history is opened back up for discussion! SHAWN IN NEWBRIDGE talks about "Peaches And Cream" and much MORE!

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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear a Drum-O-Gram from Mort!

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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear a call from extreme sports athlete Rad McKinney!

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SAL VULCANO comes by the studio! BOBBY IN NEWBRIDGE calls in to tell Tom about his new book on flooring! GARY THE SQUIRREL talks TV with Sal and A.P. Mike! MUCH MUCH MORE, don't miss out!

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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear a call from Steven Jennings!

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Oh my goodness! ANDY KINDLER in studio! KURT BRAUNOHLER calls in to talk about his new Comedy Central special and more! DAVEY FROM NEWBRIDGE HIGH tells Tom about the annual "Pop and Rock" concert at Newbridge High School! Hear an exclusive premier from the band FILTHY FRIENDS! GARY THE SQUIRREL catches up with Andy Kindler and MORE!

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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear a call from FBI Special Agent Len Markowitz!

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AN INSTANT CLASSIC! A world premiere song from SWEET SPIRIT! REPLACEMENTS STEVE calls in to talk to Tom about the interesting setlist on "Appetite for Democracy 3D". Hear amazing calls from: PAUL SCHEER! ANDY KINDLER! CLARE O'KANE! JAKE FOGELNEST! Plus, find out why #ScharplingStinson trended nationally!

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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, we hear four short calls featuring: a nervous listener, a threat, a funny-man, and a concert report!

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KURT VILE and JELLO MAN are LIVE in the studio to play music, take calls and make Tom LAUGH! Hear a Best Show exclusive music debut: COCO HAMES and SUNSHINE & THE RAIN! STEVE IN D.C. calls Tom to talk about his brothers and then some! Tom recaps seeing JOHN WICK 2 on his birthday and MORE!

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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, hear a call from Tom's brother Ron!

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GREG CARTWRIGHT swings by the studio to play a live set of music and take calls with Tom! DONNY IN BLACKBRIDGE FALLS calls Tom about his new musical project and more! Plus, phones ring on what people think the new JOHN WICK movie will be about!

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The Half Hour of Power is the bi-weekly overtime show for The Best Show with Tom Scharpling, recorded immediately BEFORE the January 31st, 2016 program. Completely unscreened phone calls moving at a rapid fire pace! The cast of characters for this episode are Tom Scharpling, A.P. Mike, Jason Gore, and Pat Byrne!

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Phones ring to rank the TWENTY FIVE MOST COKED OUT PERFORMANCES of all time! DENNY IN NEWBRIDGE calls in and talks loitering! Tom goes to see Kris Kristofferson live in concert and MORE!

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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, hear a call from movie Reviewer Bert Morrow!

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Tom forgives callers for burdens they've carried for years in THE GREAT UNBURDENING! GAIL BENNINGTON returns to the studio to talk about her new podcast and MORE! DANNY FROM NEWBRIDGE NEWS calls in with multiple problems involving multiple people!

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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, hear an interview with author Kliph Nesteroff!

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Tom and the listeners rank the TWENTY-FIVE BEST AND WORST ROBOTS OF ALL TIME! Drummer of Ratt, BOBBY BLOTZER AND HIS LAWYER call in to discuss the "Pottyman Empire"! Plus, a special SOUND COLLAGE! Do not miss this one!

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The Half Hour of Power is the bi-weekly overtime show for The Best Show with Tom Scharpling, recorded immediately BEFORE the January 10th, 2016 program. Completely unscreened phone calls moving at a rapid fire pace! The cast of characters for this episode are Tom Scharpling, A.P. Mike, Jason Gore, and Pat Byrne!

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JULIE KLAUSNER plus Hollywood Handbook's HAYES DAVENPORT and SEAN CLEMENTS are all IN STUDIO! 2017 PREDICTIONS are made! TOM GETS A DOG and you can find out her name! Plus, much much MORE!

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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, hear Philly Boy Roy call in from jail!

Direct download: Bests053.mp3
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The Best Show returns with a soon to be classic! RICK IN SOUTH NEWBRIDGE calls in from jail! ANDY KINDLER checks in! The return of SPIKE! Plus, GARY THE SQUIRREL gives the Best Show crew performance reviews and MUCH MORE!

Direct download: TBS_170103.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:15am EDT

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