The Best Show with Tom Scharpling

What are THE SECRETS OF LIFE that you know the answer to? Tom and the callers share all the secrets that make our lives easier!
Plus, a debut song by our friend SIMON O’CONNOR'S (Simon Doom, MGMT) new band SPIRAL HEADS! It’s a great song and a great show you will love it!

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Phones ring on the topic: WHO THE F ASKED FOR THIS? Tom does not one, but TWO special SOUND COLLAGES! Plus some great calls and a whole lot more... A great 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, Tom gets a call from Thor with special in-studio guest James Murphy!

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A star studded Best Show call-in extravaganza! First, phones ring to name the TOP 50 VAPE STORES & VAPE FLAVORS! Then, calls from JADON IN NEWBRIDGE! CHRIS GETHARD! CLARE O'KANE! And so much more!

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The fun don't stop when JULIE KLAUSNER returns to the Best Show studio! Her and Tom help callers find their perfect karaoke songs! Tom rebrands callers! A.P Mike and Tom dissect the soundtrack of Once Upon A Time In Hollywood and so much MORE! This is a GREAT ONE!

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BRETT DAVIS returns to the Best Show studio and brings SALLY BURTNICK with him! Phones keep ringing on the topic: 50 ANGRIEST PEOPLE CONTINUED as well as BEST OF NEW JERSEY! A fun fun show!

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Tom is back in the New Jersey studio! AP Mike's latest song, "Mike On Broadway," premieres. 

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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! On a legendary Tuesday Night in August 2017, Kevin Corrigan texted Andrew Dice Clay from the Best Show Studio and got him to call Tom... Here it is in its entirety!

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Tom's back in Lipstick City with guests Jonah Ray, Hayes Davenport and Engineers Kevin & Devon! A classic Best Show recorded at Earwolf! 

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A great one! Tom starts keeping score of THE 50 ANGRIEST PEOPLE EVER! Comedian BRETT DAVIS is live in studio! Filmmaker LANCE BANGS calls in 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 Blythe Habershaft (calling from down under)!

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Tom and the callers construct the WORST MUSIC FESTIVAL OF ALL TIME! Tom and Billy bring back VAPETRILOQUISM and much much MORE! A HUGE SHOW!

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THIS ONE IS AN ALL-TIMER!!! FOUR in-studio guests! ANDY ZAX swings by to talk about his new Woodstock 50th Anniversary box set on Rhino Records! ALICE WETTERLUND stops by! MARY HOULIHAN talks about her upcoming Edinburgh shows, new web series and MORE! And if it can't get any better...... YAKOV SMIRNOFF 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, we hear a call from Donny in Blackbridge Falls on his new musical project!

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Tom is BACK in studio! Phone's ring on the topic: MOUNT DOUCHEMORE! What four douche bags would fill up Mount Douchemore?!

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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, Bryce Prefontaine calls about the Grateful Dead documentary!

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BestShowLA continues from the Forever Dog studios with special guest Nick Thorburn! Phones ring on the topics: What’s Something You Could Never Get Into and Sleep Issues!

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A star studded show of surprises as #BestShowLA continues from the Forever Dog Studio! TIM HEIDECKER and JAMES ADOMIAN stop by! ANDY KINDLER calls in! Plus, a call from LANCE IN NEWBRIDGE SPRINGS and MUCH MORE!

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After Tommy Stinson bailed on the Best Show, Replacements Steve calls in to review "Appetite for Democracy 3D", the Guns N' Roses concert film... New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show!

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Live from the Forever Dog Studios in Los Angeles with HAYES DAVENPORT and JON DALY! An amazing show!

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What are the secret things you always wanted to do in your life? Phones ring on this topic and much more... A great 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, Tom gets a call from his brother-in-law, Milt!

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TWO in-studio guests!!! CLARE O’KANE and AMY ZIMMER swing by! Tom gets a call from BILLY KINCAID! Plus GARY THE SQUIRREL and much more!

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Phones ring on the things we do that nobody else on Earth does. Do you eat your toast differently than anyone else? What are the things you suspect you're the only one on the planet who does? Tom gets a call from recent lotto winer DANNY WERP!

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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, Julie Klausner catches up with Gary The Squirrel! You can listen back to the whole episode from July 18th, 2017 over at THEBESTSHOW.NET/PODCAST

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Phones ring on: MOOD CHANGERS! The return of ALTERNATIVE UNIVERSES with PORNO HOME COMPANION and BEATLES TALK and MORE! Give a listen!

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Callers propose an event or action that could’ve happened or not happened and then trace the impact with Tom! A great show!

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A huge show! Phones ring on the topic: GOING OUT ON TOP! Hear the final additions to the 50 GREATEST WEIRDOS! Plus calls from BRETT DAVIS, COLIN "SLICE HARVESTER" HAGENDORF", AVALANCHE BOB and MORE!

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Tom gets a call from DETECTIVE MORNINGDEW! Tom and the callers get closer to ranking the 50 GREATEST WEIRDOS! Surprises and much more! Listen!

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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, Tom gets a call from Chris Gethard!

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Tom and the callers rank the FIFTY GREATEST WEIRDOS OF ALL TIME! TODD L IN NEWBRIDGE calls! GARY THE SQUIRREL roasts SCOTT ROGOWSKY! And SO MUCH MORE! A huge show!

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A topic for the ages: “What Are the Dumb Things You Believed As a Kid?” Lots of people call with good suggestions! A 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, Tom gets a call from Matthew Tompkins about the Shout! Network's Spring Line-up!

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A GIGANTIC show!!! KURT VILE calls to catch up with Tom and even play a song! JOSH KANTOR AND CASEY NEILL play LIVE MUSIC IN STUDIO! A special update from LIL BUB! Tom starts listing the TOP 50 WEIRDOS of all time! GARY THE SQUIRREL plays TAKE ME OUT TO THE SQUIRREL GAME! And MUCH MORE!

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Phones ring on THREE great topics... you can't lose! DUMBEST THING YOU'VE EVER HEARD! BEST SANDWICH EVER! WHO WOULD PLAY YOU IN THE MOVIE OF YOUR LIFE? It's a good one!

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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, Tom opens the phones to play Pokémon For Truckers!

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Tom talks to the callers about their dreams and nightmares and gets into some pretty deep dream analysis. A great show!

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Phones ring on the topic: TINY CRIME AND TEENY PUNISHMENT! A special call from CLARE O'KANE! SOUND COLLAGE 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 Philly Boy Roy call in about his new religion!

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Phones ring on the subject, Open Mouth, Insert Foot! Bill from Newbridge upon Tyne calls in! Callers list their Top 10 Nu Metal bands!

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WOW! A GREAT SHOW! Phones ring on the topic: WORST PERFORMANCE IN A GREAT THING/BEST PERFORMANCE IN A BAD THING! A special opening SOUND COLLAGE! 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 from comedian Dougie Miller, calling about his tell-all memoir!

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The Best Show crew fill-in for Tom. Phones ring on the topic: OVERHEARD CONVERSATIONS! With choice calls from Brett Davis, Colin "Slice Harvester" Hagendorf, Avalanche Bob, and many more!!!

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HAVE YOU EVER GOTTEN A TROPHY FOR ANYTHING? Tom takes calls from WINNERS ONLY! Plus a special call from SKITCH IN NEWBRIDGE WHARF! A 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 Mark in Lake Newbridge!

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TOM is back in studio! Phones ring on the topic: REGRET! A special sound collage and MORE!

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Phones ring on the topic: I LOVE YA BUT YA KINDA SUCK! A special opening SOUND COLLAGE, some calls from some old favorites, a special visit from an Aussie F.O.T. 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 White House recording engineer, Larry in DC!

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Phones ring on the topic: DISAPPOINTMENT! Tom kicks things off with a special SOUND COLLAGE and much MORE!

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A HUGE SHOW! STEVE GUNN swings by the studio to talk to Tom about his new album and even play a few songs LIVE! Tom interviews the rarely interviewed ROWDY MOSES! Plus, a song debut from the upcoming MIKE KROL album, Power Chords!

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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 learn about Tom's secret past as a session singer with The Beach Boys during SMILE!

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A topic for the ages! Who are the Fab Four of Trash? The John, Paul, George and Ringo of Garbage? This show gets to the bottom of it. Plus a call from DARREN FROM WORK! A special SOUND COLLAGE! And MUCH MORE!

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BEST SHOW 2019! KURT VILE calls in! Hear the latest from PHILLY BOY ROY! Phones ring on the topic: BRING IT IN 19/ LEAVE IT IN 18! Plus much MORE!

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