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  1. Celebrating 20 Years of Comedy Duo Tom Scharpling and Jon WursterFor two decades, Tom Scharpling and Jon Wurster have proven to be one of the most consistently funny and hardworking teams in comedy. The pair […]
  2. ‘The Newbridge Wall’ Captures ‘The Best Show’ and Scharpling & Wurster at […] Pod-Canon is an ongoing tribute to the greatest individual comedy-related podcast episodes of all time. Jon Wurster’s work with Tom […]
  3. ‘The Best Show’s Incredible ‘Mother 13’ Trilogy Ended with the Hilarity of […] Pod-Canon is an ongoing tribute to the greatest individual comedy-related podcast episodes of all time. As recounted in the previous two […]
  4. On ‘Mother 13…The First Rock Band on Mt. Everest", ‘The Best Show’ Took […]Pod-Canon is an ongoing tribute to the greatest individual comedy-related podcast episodes of all time. Like pretty much everything they do, […]
  5. The ‘Mother 13’ Installment of ‘The Best Show Gems’ Delivered the […] Pod-Canon is an ongoing tribute to the greatest individual comedy-related podcast episodes of all time. Scott Weiland died recently at […]
  6. ‘The Best Show’ Hit New Heights of Insane Hilarity with ‘The Newbridge […]Pod-Canon is an ongoing tribute to the greatest individual comedy-related podcast episodes of all time. Tom Scharpling, Jon Wurster, and The […]
  7. Tom Scharpling and Jon Wurster Talked ‘The Best Show’ and Newbridge with […] The Best Show’s Tom Scharpling and Jon Wurster were on Late Night with Seth Meyers last night, where they talked about how most of what they […]
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    Hear a Track From Scharpling & Wurster’s Box Set“Darren Greasy Funk,” along with commentary from the comedy duo.
  9. Tom Scharpling and Jon Wurster Are Going on Tour in MarchTom Scharpling and Jon Wurster are hitting the road to celebrate the release of The Best of The Best Show boxed set in March. The duo announced […]
  10. Tom Scharpling’s ‘The Best Show’ Returns Tomorrow at 9:00pmThe return of Tom Scharpling’s Best Show just got a premiere date. In a Twitter update today, Scharpling revealed that his hit radio show will […]
  11. Strapped In, Helmet On: Tom Scharpling Talks the New ‘Best Show’The last thing listeners heard during the final episode of The Best Show on WFMU was Black Flag’s “Gimmie Gimmie Gimmie” – a sign-off but not […]
  12. Watch Tom Scharpling and Jon Wurster’s Newbridge Tourism AdOn Tuesday at 4:00am, Adult Swim aired the above tourism ad by Tom Scharpling and Jon Wurster for Newbridge, the fictional New Jersey town from […]
  13. ‘The Best of The Best Show’ Boxed Set Comes Out in MarchNot long after announcing the return of his long-running music/comedy radio show The Best Show, Tom Scharpling has revealed another secret […]
  14. Scharpling & Wurster Are Releasing a Vinyl LP of ‘Rock, Rot & Rule’ for […]Record Store Day, the annual event to celebrate international record stores, is happening on April 19th, and Best Show on WFMU comedy duo Tom […]
  15. Saying Goodbye to ‘The Best Show on WFMU’After 13 years, Tom Scharpling’s influential comedy/music radio show The Best Show on WFMU came to an end last night, with one final three-hour […]
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    Tom Scharpling Talks Classic ‘Best Show on WFMU’ MomentsThe host of the long-running radio program dishes on the day of his final show.
  17. Inside the Last Days of ‘The Best Show’ with Tom ScharplingIn October, Tom Scharpling announced that his long-running comedy/music radio show, The Best Show on WFMU, would be ending its run […]
  18. 10 Comedy Podcasts That Would Make Great TV ShowsTV is Dead, Long Live TV. While television is rapidly decaying on the business end of things, simultaneously it is consistently evolving, more […]
  19. The Best Show on WFMU’s Fundraising Marathon Begins TonightThe Best Show on WFMU, Tom Scharpling’s hilarious radio show/podcast, holds an annual pledge drive every March to keep the show and its […]
  20. Watch Jon Wurster in a Music Video Jon Glaser Directed for Bob Mould Here’s a new music video for Bob Mould’s “Star Machine” that premiered on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon yesterday evening. It stars the very […]
  21. Tom Scharpling and Jon Wurster Walk You Through Their Best ‘Best Show’ BitsThe AV Club has a nice long interview with Tom Scharpling and Jon Wurster today, as the duo walks us through their favorite bits from The Best […]
  22. Talking to Tom Scharpling, Host of The Best Show on WFMUTom Scharpling is a guy with a lot of irons in the fire. Not only is he the director of a recent string of popular music videos, but he’s also […]
  23. Jake Fogelnest Pens Spin’s Great Ode to Tom Scharpling, Jon Wurster and […]As part of the Patton-Oswalt-edited comedy issue of Spin magazine, there’s a lengthy profile of Tom Scharpling, Jon Wurster and The Best Show […]
  24. Jon Wurster: Musician, Comedian, Renaissance ManFriend-of-Splitsider Joe Berkowitz has a great piece in the latest Village Voice on musicians who crossover into comedy. Specifically, he […]