WTF with Marc Maron Podcast

WTF with Marc Maron Podcast
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943 - Shooter Jennings / Rob Riggle
Aug 20 • 98 min
Shooter Jennings visits the garage to talk about his dad, Nine Inch Nails, George Jones, Stephen King and more. Plus, Rob Riggle stops by to explain how his crazy idea for a show became a reality.
942 - Joe Walsh
Aug 16 • 90 min
Joe Walsh talks sobriety, Kent State, The James Gang, The Who, Jimmy Page, joining The Eagles, breaking up with The Eagles, and getting back with The Eagles.
941 - Jimmy O. Yang
Aug 13 • 89 min
Silicon Valley’s Jimmy O. Yang talks with Marc about Hong Kong, open mics, BET, working in a strip club, ping pong, and Crazy Rich Asians.
940 - Chris O’Dowd
Aug 9 • 80 min
Chris O’Dowd joins Marc in the garage to talk about Ireland, Bridesmaids, The IT Crowd, Get Shorty, cats, and Bono.
939 - Jay Leno
Aug 6 • 100 min
Jay Leno and Marc get into all of it: Letterman, Bill Hicks, Conan, Kimmel, The Comedy Store, Rodney Dangerfield, political correctness and, of course, cars.
938 - Luzer Twersky
Aug 2 • 85 min
Actor Luzer Twersky tells Marc about his upbringing in the Hasidic Jewish community, his personal rebellion, and his exile from that world.
937 - Mila Kunis / Iliza Shlesinger
Jul 30 • 106 min
Mila Kunis talks with Marc about Ashton Kutcher, Macaulay Culkin, That 70s Show, religious refugees, parenting, and more. Plus, Iliza Shlesinger returns, fresh off her wedding.
936 - Sue Costello / Jim Gaffigan
Jul 26 • 75 min
Sue Costello talks with Marc about jumping over the constant hurdles of show business and Jim Gaffigan recounts the medical diagnosis that completely changed his family life.
935 - Bo Burhnam / David Sedaris
Jul 23 • 88 min
A double-header with David Sedaris talking about Calypso, the Queen of England, and Roseanne, while Bo Burnham talks about panic attacks, Garry Shandling, and Eighth Grade.
934 - Daveed Diggs / Bob Newhart
Jul 19 • 85 min
Actor and rapper Daveed Diggs talks with Marc about Oakland, Hamilton, running track, “rap curriculum,” and Blindspotting. Plus, Marc gives Bob Newhart a call.
933 - Gus Van Sant
Jul 16 • 91 min
Filmmaker Gus Van Sant talks with Marc about guitars, Talking Heads, Milk, Good Will Hunting, Robin Williams, Burroughs, Ginsburg, Joaquin Phoenix and more.
932 - Ray Liotta / Jim Jefferies
Jul 12 • 97 min
Actor Ray Liotta talks with Marc about adoption, soap operas, Old Times Square, Goodfellas, J-Lo, and more. Plus, comedian Jim Jefferies stops by.
931 - Boots Riley / Bobcat Goldthwait
Jul 9 • 97 min
Boots Riley joins Marc in the garage to talk about his film Sorry To Bother You, political radicalism, cop shows, and more. Plus, Bobcat Goldthwait returns.
930 - Peter Fonda / Andy Kindler & J. Elvis Weinstein
Jul 5 • 88 min
Peter Fonda talks with Marc about Easy Rider, sailing, dads, PTSD, the Beatles and more. Plus, Andy Kindler and J. Elvis Weinstein stop by to talk about their show Thought Spiral.
929 - Paul Rudd
Jul 2 • 84 min
One constant for Paul Rudd as he spent a large portion of his childhood moving around the country, chasing an identity, is that he loved watching adults be silly. Even when he was in acting school and performing Shakespeare on stage, he took a lot of…
928 - Eleanor Kerrigan
Jun 28 • 78 min
Comedian Eleanor Kerrigan talks with Marc about The Comedy Store, Mitzi Shore, Andrew Dice Clay, South Philly, and becoming a professional wrestler.
927 - Lil Rel Howery
Jun 25 • 85 min
Comedian and actor Lil Rel Howery talks with Marc about Get Out, Sinbad, Tiffany Haddish, the Wayans Family, Hannibal Buress, Uncle Drew, and Kanye West.
926 - Dave Itzkoff / Robin Williams from 2010
Jun 21 • 126 min
Dave Itzkoff of the New York Times talks with Marc about writing Robin Williams’s biography, learning about sides of Robin that the public never saw, and understanding how Robin’s death affected the world.
925 - Billy Bob Thornton
Jun 18 • 95 min
Billy Bob Thornton joins Marc in the garage to talk about anxiety, OCD, Robert Duvall, Richie Havens, Sling Blade, and the new season of Goliath.
924 - Holly Hunter / Amber Tamblyn
Jun 14 • 98 min
Holly Hunter talks with Marc about the Coen Brothers, taking risks, and what it’s like being Mrs. Incredible. Also, Amber Tamblyn returns to talk about her new novel.
923 - Bob Balaban
Jun 11 • 84 min
The delightfully ubiquitous Bob Balaban talks with Marc about Second City, Charlie Brown, Midnight Cowboy, Altered States, Christopher Guest, Francois Truffaut
Anthony Bourdain from 2011
Jun 8 • 70 min
From Episode 233, this is Marc’s conversation with Anthony Bourdain, conducted in 2011.
922 - Vanessa Hollingshead
Jun 7 • 100 min
Comic Vanessa Hollingshead talks with Marc about her harrowing childhood, her near-miss in Hollywood, and why a cruise ship saved her life.
921 - David Harbour
Jun 4 • 105 min
David Harbour talks with Marc about Stranger Things, Hellboy, sobriety, mental illness, and why he likes getting to punch people while playing Jim Hopper.
920 - Rachel Brosnahan
May 31 • 83 min
Rachel Brosnahan from The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel talks with Marc about playing a female standup comic from the 1950s and how the craft of standup compares to acting.
919 - Tom Papa
May 28 • 94 min
Comedian Tom Papa talks with Marc about the ’90s comedy scene, Greg Giraldo, Jerry Seinfeld, Steven Soderbergh, The Marriage Ref, Live From Here and more.
918 - Paul Rodriguez
May 24 • 75 min
Veteran comic Paul Rodriguez talks with Marc about growing up in Compton, getting “called over” by Johnny Carson, and doing standup in San Quentin.
917 - Neal Brennan
May 21 • 94 min
Neal Brennan gets a do-over almost seven years after doing a WTF episode he told Marc not to air. They talk about how they’ve both changed as people and comics since then.
916 - Mary Steenburgen
May 17 • 98 min
Mary Steenburgen talks with Marc about growing up in Arkansas, studying acting with Sanford Meisner, getting hired by Jack Nicholson, being married to Ted Danson, and becoming friends with Jane Fonda.
915 - Josh Brolin
May 14 • 105 min
Josh Brolin talks with Marc about addictive behavior, self-destruction, sobriety, the Coen Brothers, Denzel Washington, Avengers: Infinity War and Deadpool 2.
914 - Melissa McCarthy
May 10 • 91 min
Melissa talks with Marc about being a teen goth, the Groundlings, Gilmore Girls, Bridesmaids, and her new movie, Life of the Party.
913 - Rachel Bloom
May 7 • 87 min
Crazy Ex-Girlfriend’s Rachel Bloom joins Marc to talk about musical theater, anxiety, Jewish grandmas, and making a movie with her husband.
912 - Drew Carey
May 3 • 97 min
Drew Carey talks with Marc about Cleveland, depression, and how the two go hand-in-hand. He also explains why hosting The Price is Right is the perfect job for him.
911 - Scott Thompson / Tom Rhodes
Apr 30 • 86 min
Scott Thompson from The Kids in the Hall talks about his cancer fight, getting firebombed, and going back to stand-up. Also, Marc’s old friend Tom Rhodes stops by.
910 - Mandy Stadtmiller
Apr 26 • 93 min
Writer Mandy Stadtmiller talks with Marc about the compromises she made writing for a tabloid newspaper and the trouble she encountered when putting her experiences into memoir form.
909 - Bradley Whitford
Apr 23 • 87 min
Bradley Whitford talks with Marc about Get Out, Transparent, The West Wing, Studio 60, Steven Spielberg and Clint Eastwood.
908 - Sam Tripoli
Apr 19 • 83 min
Comic Sam Tripoli talks with Marc about conspiracies, psychology, and recovery, all three of which are connected in Sam’s life.
907 - Aisha Tyler / Louie Anderson
Apr 16 • 102 min
Aisha Tyler talks to Marc about giving it all up and starting fresh after a few years of big changes in her life. Plus, Louie Anderson returns to talk about moms.
906 - Ben Harper & Charlie Musselwhite / E of Eels
Apr 12 • 80 min
Charlie Musselwhite and Ben Harper tell Marc how their shared interests led to their musical collaboration and their new joint album. Plus, Mark Oliver Everett, aka E, returns to the show.
905 - Bill Simmons
Apr 9 • 107 min
Bill Simmons and Marc hold a podcast summit of sorts to talk about sports writing, the Internet, divorce, documentaries, and Andre The Giant.
904 - Jason Alexander
Apr 5 • 82 min
Jason Alexander stops by to talk with Marc about Seinfeld, life after Seinfeld, magic, acting, directing, and the McDLT. Yeah, the McDLT.
903 - Neil Patrick Harris / Michael Imperioli
Apr 2 • 93 min
Neil Patrick Harris talks with Marc about New Mexico, Dougie Howser, How I Met Your Mother, hosting the Oscars, and magic. Plus, Michael Imperioli is back for another chat.
902 - They Might Be Giants
Mar 29 • 94 min
John Flansburgh and John Linnell tell Marc the unlikely story of how a couple high school friends became a two-man band at the height of the New Wave performance art era in crime-ridden New York City and somehow carved out four decades of…
901 - Sean Penn / Lynn Shelton
Mar 26 • 92 min
Sean Penn talks to Marc about leaving acting behind and putting his creativity on paper with the release of his debut novel. Also, director Lynn Shelton returns to the garage.
900 - Nick Nolte
Mar 22 • 95 min
Nick Nolte crams about 900 episodes worth of his life stories into a jam-packed 900th Episode of WTF.
899 - Nell Scovell / Bill Hader
Mar 19 • 113 min
Writer and producer Nell Scovell talks with Marc about surviving in the male-dominated world of television comedy. Plus, Bill Hader returns to talk about his new show Barry.
898 - David Mamet
Mar 15 • 85 min
Writer and director David Mamet joins Marc to talk about truth and myths when it comes to Chicago, acting, Shakespeare, O’Neill, and more.
897 - Ted Danson
Mar 12 • 90 min
Ted Danson talks with Marc about Larry David, Mary Steenburgen, CSI, The Good Place, and Sam Malone.
896 - David Oyelowo
Mar 8 • 79 min
David Oyelowo got America’s attention with his instantly-iconic portrayal of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. in the film Selma. But this classically trained actor was making history on stage years prior, becoming the first black actor in the U.K. to…
895 - Sharon Stone
Mar 5 • 78 min
Sharon Stone joins Marc to talk about Mosaic, Basic Instinct, Marlon Brando, Martin Scorsese, and the changes happening in Hollywood.
Remembering Barry Crimmins
Mar 2 • 90 min
Marc’s conversations with the late comedian and activist Barry Crimmins.
894 - Bill Janovitz / Danny Lobell
Mar 1 • 89 min
Buffalo Tom frontman Bill Janovitz talks to Marc about moving on from the band and returning to it once again. Plus, Danny Lobell stops by to talk about his life becoming a comic book.
893 - Jennifer Lawrence
Feb 26 • 73 min
Jennifer Lawrence takes a break from being one of the biggest movie stars in the world to stop by the garage and hang with Marc.
877 - Marc’s Family
Jan 1 • 73 min
Ring in the New Year with the Maron Family, as Marc plays some of his earliest interactions with his father, mother and brother on WTF.
Ralphie May from 2012
Oct 7, 2017 • 67 min
From Episode 247, Marc talks with comedian Ralphie May who passed away on October 6, 2017.
852 - Waiting for the Punch
Oct 5, 2017 • 99 min
Marc presents a special audio version of the first chapter of Waiting for the Punch: Words to Live by from the WTF Podcast.
836 - Mike MacDonald / Jon Ronson
Aug 10, 2017 • 98 min
Canadian comic Mike MacDonald survived four decades in comedy and a liver transplant to make it to the garage. Also, writer Jon Ronson returns.
614 - The President Was Here
Jun 25, 2015 • 76 min
From the minute the Presidential motorcade pulled away, Marc began recording his reaction to the momentous event that just occurred in his garage. Hear Marc’s ongoing reflections in the aftermath as well as a discussion with WTF producer Brendan…
613 - President Barack Obama
Jun 22, 2015 • 67 min
Marc welcomes the 44th President of the United States of America, Barack Obama, to the garage for conversation about college, fitting in, race relations, gun violence, changing the status quo, disappointing your fans, comedians, fatherhood and…
372 - Adam Parfrey
Mar 25, 2013 • 79 min
Adam Parfrey had a profound effect on the brain of young Marc Maron. As the publisher of Feral House books and curator of the Apocalypse Culture series, Adam opened the minds of many unsuspecting readers to the weird, the marginal, the obscene and the…