improv4humans with Matt Besser

improv4humans with Matt Besser

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Few names are as synonymous with improv as Matt Besser. Founding member of the Upright Citizens Brigade and a regular performer in the world-famous show Asssscat, Matt has brought his talents to Earwolf with a fully improvised weekly podcast featuring the best improvisers in the universe. Music by Bobby Matthews and Dragoon.

Episodes

268 Jeff Rosenstock, Chris Farren, Chad Carter, Betsy Sodaro, Craig Rowin  

Jeff Rosenstock, Chris Farren, and the Fart Candle - Musical guests Jeff Rosenstock and Chris Farren join Chad Carter, Betsy Sodaro, Craig Rowin, and Matt Besser for a saga of mirth and song! Jeff and Chris perform songs that inspire scenes about completely misreading a break-up, being very determined to poop in public, and the needy husband of a surgeon. Plus, a local candleshop cashes in, and a restaurant patron gets his go at running the place.This episode is brought to you by Squarespace and MVMT Watches.

267 John Gemberling, Gil Ozeri  

Magic Quilt Party - John Gemberling and Gil Ozeri join Matt Besser this week for scenes about the origin of Speed Weed, quilting with the boys, and being forced to read during your formative experiences. Later, band groupies bestow excessive praise...

266 Jessica McKenna, Dominic Dierkes, Brandon Gardner  

Matt's First Locker-Room Talk - Jessica McKenna, Dominic Dierkes, and Brandon Gardner join Matt Besser this week to engage in consensual locker-room talk. Maggie Smith refuses to come out to sign for her packages, Tori Spelling lands a starring...

265 Adal Rifai, Arnie Niekamp, Matt Young  

Mirror Face with The Magic Tavern - Adal Rifai, Arnir Niekamp, and Matt Young pay a visit from the Magic Tavern to join Matt Besser for this week's improv4humans. They put on a musical at the height of a pandemic, take the longest goodbyes, and...

264 Live at the Now Hear This Festival with Wild Horses (Mary Holland, Lauren Lapkus, Erin Whitehead)  

Live at Now Hear This Festival with Wild Horses - The Wild Horses (Lauren Lapkus, Mary Holland and Erin Whitehead) join Matt Besser for a live episode at the Now Hear This Podcast Festival in Anaheim, CA. Their scenes will include only having...

263 Jon Gabrus, Brian Huskey, Mookie Blaiklock  

Pillow Wizard - Jon Gabrus, Brian Huskey, and Mookie Blaiklock join Matt Besser in the improv boat this week for scenes about high-maintenance dog breeding, meeting your nemesis at a memorial service, and a Navy Seal team that trips balls during a...

262 Lydia Loveless, Pamela Murphy, Dan Lippert, and Tim Meadows  

Lydia Loveless and the Mortgage Muse - Musical guest Lydia Loveless joins Pamela Murphy, Dan Lippert, Tim Meadows, and Matt Besser for a musical edition of improv4humans! Songs about dating an artist and moving on inspire scenes about an...

261 Mookie Blaiklock, Anthony Atamanuik, Paul Rust, Danielle Schneider  

Sing A Long Experiment #2 - Mookie Blaiklock, Anthony Atamanuik, Paul Rust, and Danielle Schneider join Matt Besser for part two of the great Sing A Long Experiment! Songs by Billy Joel, Kenny Rogers, and The Doors inspire scenes about conducting an...

260 Live from DCM 18 Pt. 2: Gavin Spieller, Chad Carter, Tim Martin, Adam Frucci, Brian McCann, Shannon O'Neill  

LIVE from DCM 18 Pt. 2 - Part Two of the live edition from the 2016 Del Close Marathon arrives with Gavin Spieller, Chad Carter, Tim Martin, Adam Frucci, Brian McCann, and Shannon O'Neill! They build a film set around a four hundred foot canoe...

259 Live from LA Podfest: Ian Roberts, Sean Clements, Jessica McKenna, Zach Reino  

Millenial Falcon: Live from LA Podfest - Live from the LA Podfest, Ian Roberts, Sean Clements, Jessica McKenna, and Zach Reino join Matt Besser to find out how hairy you have to be to soak up all the water in the pool. An IRS scam call inspires a...

258 Allan McLeod, Mike Mitchell, Don Fanelli, Laura Willcox  

Gallant and Gallant - Allan McLeod, Mike Mitchell, Don Fanelli, and Laura Willcox join Matt Besser on this week's episode of improv4humans. They follow Mike as he strives to trap himself a wife, find out what Game of Thrones would be like if it...

258 Allan McLeod, Mike Mitchell, Don Fanelli, Laura Willcox  

Dolphins of the Land - Allan McLeod, Mike Mitchell, Don Fanelli, and Laura Willcox join Matt Besser on this week's episode of improv4humans. They follow Mike as he strives to trap himself a wife, find out what Game of Thrones would be like if it...

257 Horatio Sanz, Colton Dunn, Eugene Cordero, Danielle Schneider  

Sing A Long Experiment #1 - Horatio Sanz, Colton Dunn, Eugene Cordero, and Danielle Schneider join Matt Besser for a special sing-a-long episode! Matt leads classic songs by Journey, Bon Jovi, Pink Floyd and more, while they perform scenes based off...

256 Charlie Sanders, Jeff Hiller, Pamela Murphy  

Postcops - Charlie Sanders, Jeff Hiller, and Pamela Murphy join Matt Besser for this week's improv4humans. A delivery driver makes his own spagetti for his customers, members of Weight Watchers take a proactive approach to cutting their points...

255 Adam Pally, John Gemberling, Gil Ozeri  

Plerk of Plersonality - Adam Pally, John Gemberling, and Gil Ozeri join Matt Besser for this week's episode of improv4humans. They navigate a convenience store that deals in specific kinds of tape, pick the best cereal to put in their...

254 Live from UCB Sunset with The Mowgli's, Sean Conroy, Betsy Sodaro, Jon Gabrus  

The Mowgli's with The New Future: Live from UCB Sunset - Sean Conroy, Betsy Sodaro, Jon Gabrus, and special musical guest The Mowgli's join Matt Besser for a live edition of improv4humans. They champion the rights of water, sustain serious...

253 Danielle Schneider, Don Fanelli, Dannah Phirman  

Happy Rain - Danielle Schneider, Don Fanelli, and Dannah Phirman join Matt Besser on this week's improv4humans! They improvise scenes about the best reason to get the redshirt on a football team, wealthy homeowners engaged in serene shakedowns...

252 Live from UCB Sunset: Seth Morris, Horatio Sanz, Shaun Diston, Jessica McKenna  

Wiccan Birdhouse: Live from UCB Sunset - Seth Morris, Horatio Sanz, Shaun Diston, and Jessica McKenna join Matt Besser for a live edition of improv4humans! They'll take audience suggestions that inspire scenes about interrupting the national...

251 Armen Weitzman  

Mattman vs. SupArmen - Following the events of Batman v. Superman, the two heroes meet up at a local diner to discuss just what exactly went down after their fateful duel. Among the super-topics discussed are what makes someone a vigilante, who gets...

250 Andy Daly, Bob Dassie  

Scallions, Stallions, Medallions - Andy Daly and Bob Dassie join Matt Besser this week for improvised scenes about a restaurant with lax standards on what constitutes fish, avoiding cheating through subjective truth, and a couple of Disney...

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