The Best Show with Tom Scharpling

The Best Show with Tom Scharpling

United States

What is The Best Show? It used to be The Best Show On WFMU for thirteen years. Now we are on our own and making our way through the world! The show is comedy, call-ins, music and fun. It's Scharpling and Wurster and everyone else! Tell your friends that we're back and we're coming for your children!

Episodes

PHILLY BOY ROY! WHAT IS SO-AND-SO DOING RIGHT THIS SECOND? NEIL HAGERTY! MORE!  

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!

Best Show Bests #64 - Philly Boy Roy featuring Roy Jr  

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!

DUMB THINGS YOU THOUGHT AS A KID! MATTHEW TOMPKINS! MORE!  

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!

Best Show Bests #63 - 'Vinyl' Talk and A Call from Sick Manning (featuring Julie Klausner & Danielle Henderson)  

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)!

CLARE O’KANE! PEPSI COMMERCIAL DIRECTOR! GARY THE SQUIRREL! TALK TOM OUT OF LIKING THINGS!  

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!

THE HALF HOUR OF POWER EPISODE 40  

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!

CLASSIC BEST SHOW! BLYTHE HABERSHAFT! A MUSICAL TRIBUTE TO PODCASTS! MORE!  

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

Best Show Bests #62 - A Call from King Mike in Newbridge Heights  

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!

TODD BARRY! DOUGIE MILLER! ROUGH TIMES!  

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!

THE HALF HOUR OF POWER EPISODE 39  

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!

EVERY TOPIC EVER! SHAWN IN NEWBRIDGE! MORE!  

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!

Best Show Bests #61 - A Drum-O-Gram from Mort  

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!

Best Show Bests #60 - Extreme Sports Athlete Rad McKinney  

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!

SAL VULCANO IN STUDIO! BOBBY IN NEWBRIDGE! GARY THE SQUIRREL! MORE  

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!

Best Show Bests #59 - Steven Jennings  

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!

ANDY KINDLER! KURT BRAUNOHLER! DAVEY FROM NEWBRIDGE HIGH! GARY THE SQUIRREL! MUSIC PREMIERE! MORE!  

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!

Best Show Bests #58 - A Call from FBI Special Agent Len Markowitz  

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!

SWEET SPIRIT SONG DEBUT! REPLACEMENTS STEVE! PAUL SCHEER! ANDY KINDLER! CLARE O'KANE! JAKE FOGELNEST! MUCH MORE!  

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!

Best Show Bests #57 - Four Short Calls  

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!

VILES-TIME DAY! KURT VILE AND JELLO MAN IN STUDIO! STEVE IN D.C.! TOM SEES JOHN WICK 2!  

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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