The Best Show with Tom Scharpling

It's THE NIGHT OF 1000 LISTENERS IMPROVING A MOVIE BY ADDING A DIRTBIKE! Many films are discussed and more importantly, many dirtbikes are added! PHILLY BOY ROY calls in with his 2020 reading of Twas The Night Before Christmas!

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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 Yakov Smirnoff! Also featuring, Alice Wetterlund and Mary Houlihan!

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Tom talks with comedy legend MERRILL MARKOE on her incredible career and new graphic memoir “We Saw Scenery!” DARREN FROM WORK calls in! Plus, phone rings on the topic: SEQUEL MANIA! A truly great show!

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Phones ring on the topic: IDENTIFY IT! The songs, movies, TV shows, etc that you just can't track down! Kurt Vile checks in! Tom gets a call from TODD MCDANIELS AT MCMUFFLER MANIA! And so much more! Exclamation point!
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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 Zander in D.C.! 

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The legendary KIM GORDON talks to Tom about her new book, NO ICON. World renowned virologist DR. BLAKE WRIGHT gives a rare interview.

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Tom is back with a brand new SOUND COLLAGE and a PRE-RECORDED BEST SHOW!

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Tom Scharpling VERSUS Steely Dan! The battle you’ve been waiting for! Phones ring as listeners try to convince Tom to like Steely Dan. JON DALY stops by to talk about his fantastic new record! GREGG TURKINGTON calls in to defend “The Dan!” KURT VILE weighs in on #TomVSDan! SHEP IN GREAT NEWBRIDGE SHOALS talks the blues AND MUCH MUCH MORE! Does Tom learn to love Steely Dan? YOU GOTTA LISTEN TO FIND OUT!

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The Best Show is back with an all-new live Best Show! Philly Boy Roy calls to talk about a certain press conference in the news! A CLASSIC BEST SHOW!

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The Best Show is back!

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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 Detective Morningdew!

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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 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, Tom gets a call from Skitch in Newbridge Wharf!

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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, Gary The Squirrel roasts the Quiz Daddy himself, Scott Rogowsky!

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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 legendary TV writer Frank Cunningham!

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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 Betty's Husband Nick!

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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 interviews Scott Thompson!

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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 may've finally caught the infamous E-CIGS FOR LEGS GUY... or has he?!

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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 Philly Boy Roy!

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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, after years in exile, Tom finally gets a call from long time/ legendary caller SPIKE!

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Tom throws the 25-foot mic cable over to chat with musician extraordinaire NICOLE LAWRENCE!

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A reposting of Tom's March interview with Lynn Shelton & Marc Maron, in memory of Lynn Shelton.

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On election night, November 8th, 2016, Tom threw the radio audience by pretending to air a "Lost Episode" from 2006. Old music was used and staged "classic" callers were lined up. As the night went on, the whirlwind of news unfolded and the show took on an even stranger shape... This was one for the books.

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Tom catches up with PAUL SCHEER (from a safe distance)! The Best Show crew chat with Tom and some laughs are had! Jump in and enjoy!

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Welcome to SO FAR, a Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young podcast hosted by Tom Scharpling, AP Mike Lisk, Pat Byrne and Jason Gore! 

SO FAR is limited podcast in which we'll take a year by year look at all of the works of CSNY, together and apart.

In this episode, SLBG gives you a breakdown of the years 1969 and 1970.

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Welcome to SO FAR, a Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young podcast hosted by Tom Scharpling, AP Mike Lisk, Pat Byrne and Jason Gore! 

SO FAR is limited podcast in which we'll take a year by year look at all of the works of CSNY, together and apart.

In this episode, SLBG gives you a breakdown of what SO FAR will be while looking at the works of The Byrds, The Hollies and Buffalo Springfield.

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Tom's 25 foot cable interviews continue with an exclusive chat alongside ANNA SEREGINA AND BRETT DAVIS!

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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 and special guest Julie Klausner make fun of The Doors! Want more Tom & Julie? Check out their new podcast DOUBLE THREAT on Forever Dog!

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Tom checks in on the Best Show crew and then gets a call from THE NEWBRIDGE RANSACKER! Hear Mike's first call to the Best Show and MORE!

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Tom pulls up to JON DALY's home with a 20 foot xlr cable for a great chat! Dig 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, Tom gets a call from Troy from Newbridge Towers!

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What will the next great Netflix show be?! Search no further! Phones ring on the topic: THE NEXT GREAT NETFLIX SHOW! Plus, MARK FROM COMEDY NERDS PODCAST calls! A special SOUND COLLAGE and so much more!
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Tom has a brand new podcast with his pal Julie Klausner called DOUBLE THREAT! Enjoy this sneak preview and subscribe to DOUBLE THREAT on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you listen to podcasts. DOUBLE THREAT premieres on Monday April 6th with new episodes EVERY Monday. Follow @DoubleThreatPod Produced by the Forever Dog Podcast Network https://foreverdogpodcasts.com/podcasts/double-threat

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An all new jam-packed Best Show! A live set and interview with MARY LATTIMORE AND PAUL SUKEENA! Tom gets a call from TED IN SOUTH NEWBRIDGE! Plus, catching up with Tom and the Best Show crew 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 venture into Tom's "alternate universes" with glimpses of Beatles Talk and Porno Home Companion!

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THE BEST SHOW continues on! Tom hangs a sanitized mic cable from his car window to talk with NICK THORBURN! Nick plays some songs! PHILLY BOY ROY checks in! A CLASSIC BEST SHOW!

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Tom interviews hollywood hero JAKE FOGELNEST from the safety of his car! Plus, Tom checks in on the Best Show crew to see how they're doing and what they're watching! How many of them have watched Tiger King? The answer may surprise you!

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The Best Show is back! They can’t stop us! Tom talks to Marc Maron and Lynn Shelton from over ten feet away hiding in the safety of his car! A great 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, Tom gets a call from Darren From Work! A classic from the "2006 Lost Episode"... ENJOY!

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AN ALL STAR SHOW! A.P. Mike get's 4000 points for getting the stars of HBO's McMillions to call in for an interview!!! Plus, phones ring on the topic: SKIN CRAWLERS 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, Tom gets a call from Conner O'Malley!

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Phones ring on SUPER related things! Anything goes as long as it relates to SUPER! Plus, Positive Tuesday! Callers share nothing but positivity! A great one!

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Phones ring on the topic: YEAH, I'M OUT! The bands and directors that we try to stick with but eventually have to give up on. Tom gets a call from JERRY WATKINS! Plus, 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, Tom gets a call from Rick Stanton with special in-studio guest: Clare O'Kane!

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A classic Best Show! Callers ask Tom and crew questions for BEST SHOW TRIVIA NIGHT! Scott Rogowsky calls in to talk about the end of HQ! Artist Eric White talks to Tom about bringing AP Mike’s headshot to the Golden Globes!

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New to the Best Show? Check out Best Show Bests, the greatest hits of The Best Show! In this episode, Gary The Squirrel presents: "The Three Dimwits" Featuring the Best Show Crew and Julie Klausner!
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Best Show returns with a topic for the ages: GREAT ART, BAD FANS! Who are the people that make the things you love with a fan base that makes you question whether you should continue to love them?! Plus, BRETT DAVIS in studio and much more! Special thanks to Forever Dog studio in Los Angeles.

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A classic BEST SHOW recorded on Sunday January, 26th at FOREVER DOG studios in Los Angeles! Tom is joined by MERGE recording artists, MIKE KROL & ALLISON CRUTCHFIELD! Our own PAT BYRNE joins Tom in the Lipstick City studio!

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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 Boyce in Lower East Newbridge!

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Phones ring on the topic: SCHARP TANK! Callers pitch Tom insane inventions and business proposition. Plus, a call from REGGIE IN NEWBRIDGE and so much more!

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A guest filled show! CLARE O'KANE, MEGAN KOESTER, ANNA SEREGINA, all in studio! Plus, Tom gets a call from BRIAN IN SILVER LAKE! Special thanks to Earwolf studios in Los Angeles.

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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 Julius In Newbridge Flats!

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It’s the first Best Show of 2020! Tom talks about the Grown Ups 3 script. Phones ring on the topic: Longtime Listener, First Time Caller. Callers who have NEVER called The Best Show! Plus, BRADWYN IN SILVER NEWBRIDGE calls!

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