Guests

John Gourley and Zach Carothers

 

John Gourley & Zach Carothers

 

John & Zach are the founding members of Grammy Award Winning band Portugal. The Man. Their hits “Feel It Still” and “Live In The Moment” were remixed by Weird Al.

Appears on: Episode 19″

 

Eric Roth

 

Eric Roth

 

Eric is a composer, songwriter, singer, percussionist, and conductor, who performed on over 50 shows on The Strings Attached Tour. Eric also co-wrote and produced the live orchestra performance of A New World: intimate music from FINAL FANTASY.

Appears on: Episode 18″

 

Vikki DeVries

 

Vikki DeVries

 

Vikki is a super fan who is the mastermind behind Al Fest 2009, and, along with Dave, spearheaded the campaign to get Al a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, including helping to raise the necessary $40,000 to pay for it.

Appears on: Episode 17″

 

Jon "Bermuda" Schwartz

 

Jon “Bermuda” Schwartz

 

Bermuda has been drumming with Weird Al since 1980. He’s also the official band historian, keeping meticulous lists and notes from his career with Al, and has amassed an unsurpassed collection of Weird Al memorabilia from around the world. In 1995, he created the official Weird Al website, which later became weirdal.com.

Appears on: Episode 10″, Episode 16″

 

Jonah Ray

 

Jonah Ray

 

Jonah is the host of Mystery Science Theater 3000. He is also one of the hosts of The Nerdist Podcast and was the co-host of Comedy Central’s The Meltdown with Jonah and Kumail.

Appears on: Episode 15″

 

JW Hallford

 

JW Hallford

 

JW runs the VIP experience at every Weird AL concert. In addition to hosting the costume contest, and emceeing VIP Jeopardy, he also designed the Wheel of Fish, the VIP watches, and is the mastermind behind the VIP tour posters.

Appears on: Episode 14″

 

David Bowe

 

David Bowe

 

David is best-known for playing Al’s sidekick Bob in UHF. With over a hundred motion picture and television appearances to his name, he’s appeared in Back To The Beach, Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, Beverly Hills, 90210, and Shameless. He’s also voiced or starred in hundreds of national television and radio commercials, and was the voice of IHOP for six years.

Appears on: Episode 12″, Episode 13″

 

John Du Prez

 

John Du Prez

 

John is a film composer who wrote the score for UHF, A Fish Called Wanda, and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. He’s also worked with Eric Idle on numerous Monty Python projects including Monty Python’s Life of Brian, The Meaning of Life, and Spamalot. As a musician, he’s a past member of 1980s multi-hit new wave salsa group Modern Romance.

 

Appears on: Episode 11″

 

Susan McNabb

 

Susan McNabb

 

Susan played the lead mustached woman in the Robert Palmer parody segment of the UHF music video. Susan also writes vampire romance novels under her pen name Suki McMinn, is working on a book about her life, and was the inspiration for the character Elaine on Seinfeld.

Appears on: Episode 9″

 

Eliot Chang

 

Eliot Chang

 

Eliot can be seen on two of his own Comedy Central Half Hour specials, Chelsea Lately, Showtime, and his own YouTube channel.

Appears on: Episode 8″

 

Mr. Lawrence

 

Mr. Lawrence

 

Mr. Lawrence is a writer and voice actor, best known for his work on Spongebob SquarePants, where he voices Plankton, Larry The Lobster, and several other recurring characters. He is also the voice of Fitburt on Rocko’s Modern Life.

Appears on: Episode 7″

 

MC Lars

 

MC Lars

 

MC Lars is a rapper, cartoonist, game designer, poet and host of the popular MC Lars Podcast. His latest album The Dewey Decibel System is available now.

Appears on: Episode 6″

 

Scott O’Neil

 

Scott O’Neil

 

Scott is a conductor, orchestrator, and public speaker. His nine-year tenure as Resident Conductor with The Colorado Symphony led him to do the orchestration for Weird Al’s Strings Attached Tour. You can catch Scott this summer at Red Rock Amphithetre, conducting for Béla Fleck, Tenacious D, and of course, Weird Al.

Appears on: Episode 5″

 

Kyle Carrozza

 

Kyle Carrozza

 

TV’s Kyle is the creator of Mighty Magiswords on Cartoon Network, and provides the lead voice of Prohyas in the show. He is currently storyboarding on Animaniacs, as well as preparing for the release of his new album Commodore Touchdown, in conjunction with Needlejuice Records, who will be distributing the album in digital, tape cassette, compact disc, and vinyl formats.

Appears on: Episode 4″

 

Jeff Nucera

 

Jeff Nucera

 

Jeff is a super fan who is a master of Weird Al trivia, runs Close Personal Friends of Al, and is producing a documentary about a Weird Al burlesque troupe.

Appears on: Episode 3″, Episode 13″

 

Annie Stoll and Meghan Foley

 

Annie Stoll & Meghan Foley

 

Annie and Meghan are Grammy Award Winning graphic designers who worked on Squeeze Box: The Complete Works of “Weird Al” Yankovic.

Appears on: Episode 2″

 

Jim "Kimo" West

 

Jim “Kimo” West

 

Kimo has been playing guitar with Weird Al since 1982. He’s also known as one of the world’s top slack key guitarists. As a session musician, he has played acoustic and electric guitar on many Grammy Award winning CD’s, TV shows and feature films. His solo album, Moku Maluhia – Peaceful Island, was recently nominated for a Grammy Award. He also wrote and recorded the Dave & Ethan’s 2000″ Weird Al Podcast theme song.

Appears on: Episode 1″