The Best Show

David Crosby Calls The Best Show, Says He Once Bought Oregano Instead of Weed

David Crosby was a surprise caller on the former WFMU staple The Best Show last night, as Pitchfork points out. "All I know of you as…
Winston Cook-Wilson / August 30, 2017

Hear James Murphy Discuss LCD Soundsystem’s New Album on The Best Show

LCD Soundsystem frontman James Murphy was the guest on last night's episode of Tom Scharpling's The Best Show. The pair went deep on the Cure's discography and…
Andy Cush / August 9, 2017

Hear Kurt Vile Cover Lou Reed and Steve Gunn Cover John Mayer on The Best Show

Kurt Vile and his old bandmate Steve Gunn were guests on the Best Show last night, having a characteristically freewheeling conversation with host Tom Scharpling on…
Andy Cush / May 31, 2017

Tom Scharpling and Jon Wurster of ‘The Best Show’ on WFMU Are Punk Genuises

Also read guest editor Patton Oswalt's introduction to SPIN's first ever "Funny" Issue, plus our Das Racist cover story and feature on the kings of…
Jake Fogelnest / October 18, 2011

EXCLUSIVE: Patton Oswalt in Hilarious Ettes Video

What if a director squandered an $81 million music video budget and all the band had left was a bunch of footage of themselves acting…
Peter Gaston / August 24, 2011