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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.

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.
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Los Angeles, CA

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Earwolf

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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.

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@mattbesser

Language:

English

Contact:

P.O. Box 1421 Los Angeles, CA 90078


Episodes

340 Carl Tart, Hillary Matthews, Ali Ghandour

4/26/2018
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340 Carl Tart, Hillary Matthews, Ali Ghandour - Carl Tart, Hillary Matthews, and Ali Ghandour join Matt Besser for this week’s improv4humans! We’ll hear about an extremely personalized wine bar, airplane passengers who rally against an obnoxious farter, and cheerleaders that lead their cheers with facts. Later, a street interview inspires terrible gift ideas for a nephew’s birthday. This episode is sponsored by Squarespace (www.squarespace.com/IMPROV code: IMPROV).

Duration:01:16:31

339 420 Special w/ Jon Gabrus, John Gemberling, Gavin Speiller, Brett Morris

4/19/2018
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339 420 Special w/ Jon Gabrus, John Gemberling, Gavin Speiller, Brett Morris - Jon Gabrus, John Gemberling, Gavin Speiller, and Brett Morris join Matt Besser for this year’s special 420 edition of improv4humans! They perform scenes about introducing your old circle jerk buddies to your wife, getting cold feet before a wedding because the groom isn’t funny, and an attempt to bust a baby-beef conspiracy. Plus, a couple must hide from their child in order to discuss their workdays, and a teen...

Duration:01:17:32

338 Tim Meadows, Peter Hulne, Colton Dunn

4/12/2018
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338 Tim Meadows, Peter Hulne, Colton Dunn - Tim Meadows, Peter Hulne, and Colton Dunn join Matt Besser for this week’s improv4humans! They’ll fact check a Peter Gabriel expert, take a homophobic uncle skydiving, and argue over the name of their gang. Plus, a phone-hat tech trend gains traction and a group of police officers comes up with creative ways to be dicks on the job. This episode is sponsored by Squarespace (www.squarespace.com code: IMPROV).

Duration:01:34:51

337 Michael Dean Damron, Mishka Shubaly, Joel Spence, Lou Wilson

4/5/2018
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337 Michael Dean Damron, Mishka Shubaly, Joel Spence, Lou Wilson - Michael Dean Damron returns to improv4humans along with fellow musician Mishka Shubaly and improvisers Joel Spence, Lou Wilson, and Matt Besser! Michael and Mishka perform songs that inspire scenes about Jesus’s most annoying fan, a couple so polite they ruined their sex life, and a wildly vulgar audition. Plus, a teacher shuts down the life dreams of his students and a nephew uses his newfound size to intimidate his uncle.

Duration:01:29:51

336 Scott Aukerman, Horatio Sanz, Jessica McKenna, Zach Reino, St. Lenox, Craig Rowin, Mookie Blaiklock, Peter Hulne, Laura Willcox, Don Fanelli, Brett Morris, James Adomian, Betsy Sodaro

3/29/2018
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336 Scott Aukerman, Horatio Sanz, Jessica McKenna, Zach Reino, St. Lenox, Craig Rowin, Mookie Blaiklock, Peter Hulne, Laura Willcox, Don Fanelli, Brett Morris, James Adomian, Betsy Sodaro - Scott Aukerman, Horatio Sanz, Jessica McKenna, Zach Reino, Craig Rowin, Mookie Blaiklock, Peter Hulne, St. Lenox, Laura Willcox, Don Fanelli, Brett Morris, James Adomian, and Betsy Sodaro join Matt Besser for LIVE Sing A Long experiments from UCB Sunset's Inner Sanctum and SXSW! They get the audience...

Duration:03:17:23

335 The Best of i4h Vol. 8

3/22/2018
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335 The Best of i4h Vol. 8 - The humons have voted, and here are your favorite scenes of 2017! These performances feature Andy Daly, Bob Dassie, Mary Holland, Lauren Lapkus, Erin Whitehead, Stephanie Allynne, Mookie Blaiklock, Craig Rowin, Brandon Gardner, Tim Meadows, Shaun Diston, Chad Carter, Horatio Sanz, Rafe Williams, Eric Christensen, Ben Lyons, Melissa Darch, John Gemberling, Gil Ozeri, Jen D’Angelo, Jessica St. Clair, Lennon Parham, Will Hines, Scott Aukerman, Anthony King, Alex...

Duration:01:45:39

334 Jessica McKenna, Jon Gabrus, Horatio Sanz

3/15/2018
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334 Jessica McKenna, Jon Gabrus, Horatio Sanz - Jess McKenna, Jon Gabrus, and Horatio Sanz join Matt Besser straight from SF Sketchfest! They’ll take audience suggestions that lead to scenes about a group of campers that turned to piracy, finding real human connections in the grocery story, and the world’s most annoying dentist. Later, a bachelor deals with his stripper PTSD and a support group for wrongdoers reacts harshly to minor misdeeds. This episode is sponsored by Squarespace (code:...

Duration:01:16:30

333 Mookie Blaiklock, Neil Casey, Paul Rust

3/8/2018
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333 Mookie Blaiklock, Neil Casey, Paul Rust - Mookie Blaiklock, Paul Rust, and Neil Casey join Matt Besser for this week’s improv4humans! We’ll hear scenes about getting stuck on a fence after eating mushrooms, a fake doctor who infiltrates a hospital, and an overly suspicious checkout lady. Plus, Al Roker opens up his own theme park and climate change scientists get to meet their comedy hero. This episode is sponsored by Audible.

Duration:01:15:44

332 Noah Gundersen, Eugene Cordero, Toni Charline

3/1/2018
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332 Noah Gundersen, Eugene Cordero, Toni Charline - Musical guest Noah Gundersen joins Eugene Cordero, Toni Charline, and Matt Besser for this week’s improv4humans! Noah plays songs off his latest album White Noise that inspire scenes about how often Jesus washes his beard, hiring a stripper based on musical taste, and a relationship mystic with dubious aims. Plus, a prom queen gets recognized later in life and a nerdy kid must audition for a sports team. This episode is sponsored by...

Duration:01:32:15

331 Rich Fulcher

2/22/2018
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331 Rich Fulcher - Professor Rich Fulcher joins Matt Besser for the pilot episode of the new podcast, Marijuana Advice. They take listener calls about all things marijuana, from what the future of the cannabis industry looks like to the dangers of driving high to the best weed for an amazing sexual experience. Plus, they give tips on the best way to combat paranoia as well as how to get your pot brownies to kick in faster. This episode is sponsored by NBC's A.P. Bio, SeatGeek (code:...

Duration:01:29:43

330 Gavin Speiller, Dannah Phirman, Chad Carter

2/15/2018
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330 Gavin Speiller, Dannah Phirman, Chad Carter - Gavin Speiller, Dannah Phirman, and Chad Carter join Matt Besser this week for scenes about a new friend that can’t get acknowledged, a man who won't use any toilet but his own, and the theft of a neighbor’s BarkBox. Plus, a cafe goer demands a cereal straw for his milk, a mobile game gets in the way of a funeral, and a breast-exam rap group takes a closer look at their lyrics. This episode is sponsored by Squarespace (code: IMPROV) and...

Duration:01:16:53

329 John Gemberling, Gil Ozeri, Curtis Gwinn

2/8/2018
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329 John Gemberling, Gil Ozeri, Curtis Gwinn - John Gemberling, Gil Ozeri, and Curtis Gwinn join Matt Besser for a live improv4humans! They take a selection of Crap on YouTubes that inspire scenes about a disagreement over a clichéd joke, sharing a manhole fetish on the first date, and an intervention disguised as a Pokémon tournament. Plus, we hear the story of the first elf-reindeer hybrid and the inventors of YouTube share their very first captures. This episode is sponsored by MVMT...

Duration:01:25:36

328 K.Flay, Eugene Cordero, Paul F. Tompkins, Seth Morris

2/1/2018
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328 K.Flay, Eugene Cordero, Paul F. Tompkins, Seth Morris - Musical guest and Grammy nominee K.Flay joins improvisers Eugene Cordero, Paul F. Tompkins, Seth Morris & Matt Besser for this week’s improv4humans! K.Flay performs songs off her latest album “Every Where Is Some Where” that inspire scenes about a cafe where people tell their sex stories, a gargoyle who can’t turn to stone, and a BDSM sub who can’t be pleasured by jerks. Plus, girls’ night gets ruined by a tag-along boyfriend and...

Duration:01:47:51

328 K.Flay, Eugene Cordero, Paul F. Tompkins, Seth Morris

2/1/2018
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328 K.Flay, Eugene Cordero, Paul F. Tompkins, Seth Morris - Musical guest and Grammy nominee K.Flay joins improvisers Eugene Cordero, Paul F. Tompkins, Seth Morris & Matt Besser for this week’s improv4humans! K.Flay performs songs off her latest album “Every Where Is Some Where” that inspire scenes about a cafe where people tell their sex stories, a gargoyle who can’t turn to stone, and a BDSM sub who can’t be pleasured by jerks. Plus, girls’ night gets ruined by a tag-along boyfriend and...

Duration:01:47:51

327 Bobby Moynihan, Dan Lippert, Betsy Sodaro

1/25/2018
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327 Bobby Moynihan, Dan Lippert, Betsy Sodaro - Bobby Moynihan, Dan Lippert, and Betsy Sodaro join Matt Besser for this week’s improv4humans! A singer gets pulled out of retirement to perform a song about her greatest tragedy, a botched visit by the Men In Black has a long-lasting impact, and a boy with two pee holes learns how to use his gift. Plus, a flat-Earther finds himself in a world he never knew existed, and a special Case Closed with a Trump “shithole” defender leads to a scene...

Duration:01:54:19

326 Don Fanelli, Laura Willcox

1/18/2018
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326 Don Fanelli, Laura Willcox - Don Fanelli and Laura Willcox join Matt Besser for this week’s improv4humans! They perform scenes about PTSD after a bomb cyclone, Don’s mom’s obsession with the soundtrack from The Holiday, and a complicated audition for a Dr. Scholl’s ad. Plus, Lana Del Rey debuts a new song with a familiar tune, and a coffee mug slogan writer goes in for his big pitch. This episode is sponsored by Squarespace (code: IMPROV).

Duration:01:30:42

325 Phil Rosenthal, Andy Daly, Katie Dippold, Ari Voukydis

1/11/2018
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325 Phil Rosenthal, Andy Daly, Katie Dippold, Ari Voukydis - Phil Rosenthal, Andy Daly, Katie Dippold and Ari Voukydis join Matt Besser this week for scenes about restaurant patrons ordering as a collective, injured schoolkids with fantastical excuses, and an attempted apology for driving through a barbershop. Plus, a teacher pays a visit to an archaic school board and a villager speaks out against the penis artwork spreading through his town. This episode is sponsored by HBO's Crashing...

Duration:01:16:16

325 Phil Rosenthal, Andy Daly, Katie Dippold, Ari Voukydis

1/11/2018
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325 Phil Rosenthal, Andy Daly, Katie Dippold, Ari Voukydis - Phil Rosenthal, Andy Daly, Katie Dippold and Ari Voukydis join Matt Besser this week for scenes about restaurant patrons ordering as a collective, injured schoolkids with fantastical excuses, and an attempted apology for driving through a barbershop. Plus, a teacher pays a visit to an archaic school board and a villager speaks out against the penis artwork spreading through his town. This episode is sponsored by HBO's Crashing...

Duration:01:16:16

324 Danielle Schneider

1/4/2018
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324 Danielle Schneider - Danielle Schneider joins Matt Besser this week for an improv2humans! They perform scenes about a mom who just wants a birthday card on time, a waiter who offers deep-cutting character critiques, and a doctor with acting career advice. Later, a cheerleader gets interrogated about her cheers after a car accident, and the sandwich-on-head bet turns into a flight risk. This episode is sponsored by Bombfell.

Duration:01:16:04

324 Danielle Schneider

1/4/2018
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324 Danielle Schneider - Danielle Schneider joins Matt Besser this week for an improv2humans! They perform scenes about a mom who just wants a birthday card on time, a waiter who offers deep-cutting character critiques, and a doctor with acting career advice. Later, a cheerleader gets interrogated about her cheers after a car accident, and the sandwich-on-head bet turns into a flight risk. This episode is sponsored by Bombfell.

Duration:01:16:04