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Episode 134″ – Insane Ian

Dave and Ethan interview comedy musician Insane Ian, known for his regular contributions to The Dr. Demento Show, The FuMP, and for being the person behind the Weird Al tribute album, Me Myself And I. Ian shares his lifelong journey from Weird Al fan to comedy musician, and shares an incredible secret regarding an “unreleased” Weird Al demo.

Original Air Date – November 24, 2021 | 1:24:23

Episode 133″ – Kevin McKee and Rob Lenz

Dave and Ethan welcome the guys behind the hottest Weird Al related book of 2021 to the podcast. Kevin McKee and Rob Lenz share the story behind their 25-years-in-the-making book – Dear Jon: Emails to A Drummer, which revolves around their email conversations with Weird Al drummer Jon “Bermuda” Schwartz.

Original Air Date – November 17, 2021 | 54:06

Episode 132″ – The Nightmare Before Christmas Concert Experience

Dave and Ethan share stories from their recent trip to Los Angeles – including attending both The Nightmare Before Christmas Live-To-Film Concert Experience events that Weird Al performed at and how they attended the exclusive VIP after-party. Dave and Ethan also talk about their other Weird Al-related-adventures, including visiting Weird Al’s  early apartment complex, having lunch with former podcast guests, and getting in trouble at the Funko Store.

Original Air Date – November 10, 2021 | 1:17:05

Episode 131″ – Scott Aukerman

Dave and Ethan are joined by Scott Aukerman, the host of Comedy Bang! Bang!, to talk about Weird Al as his band leader, his lifelong Weird Al fandom, and insights into his time as a Mr. Show writer.

Original Air Date – November 3, 2021 | 1:15:11

Episode 130″ – “Weird Al” Yankovic (Part 4)

Dave and Ethan welcome “Weird Al” Yankovic for the riveting conclusion of the epic 4-part interview. Weird Al begrudgingly opens up on his video gaming habits, reality shows he has declined, his vision for a super bowl halftime show, TV pilots he has been working on, a project with Lin-Manuel Miranda, and the real story behind the Coolio/Amish Paradise controversy.

Original Air Date – October 27, 2021 | 1:09:21

Episode 129″ – “Weird Al” Yankovic (Part 3)

Dave and Ethan welcome “Weird Al” Yankovic for the third part of his most in-depth interview ever recorded.

Weird Al pulls back the curtains on how he writes non-parody songs, the celebrity that left him starstruck, how his parents felt about his early music, and the story behind his patchwork pants!

Original Air Date – October 20, 2021 | 59:25

Episode 128″ – “Weird Al” Yankovic (Part 2)

Dave and Ethan are again joined by “Weird Al” Yankovic for the second part of his most in-depth interview ever recorded. Topics include Weird Al’s bizarre television appearances, his tattoos, his thoughts on this podcast, and an exclusive about a song and music video that have never been released nor publicly discussed.

Original Air Date – October 13, 2021 | 50:42

Episode 127″ – “Weird Al” Yankovic (Part 1)

Dave and Ethan interview “Weird Al” Yankovic himself in this no-holds-barred conversation that covers anything and everything from his entire 40+ year career.

Original Air Date – October 6, 2021 | 1:00:07

Episode 126″ – Documentary Filmmaker Scott Barber

Dave and Ethan interview filmmaker Scott Barber, the director of the new GWAR documentary that features Weird Al, This is GWAR. Known for his documentary The Orange Years: The Nickelodeon Story, Scott talks about filming with Weird Al, meeting the members of GWAR, and Weird Al’s connection to the band GWAR. Dave and Ethan’s friend Dysequilibrium also stops by to dish about her new video series with Bermuda!

Original Air Date – September 29, 2021 | 1:15:18

Episode 125″ – Joseph C. Krause (Part 2)

Dave and Ethan conclude their interview with Joseph C. Krause, the Weird Al superfan that produced the first-ever Weird Al tribute album, Prosthetic Lips. He discusses how his band Zelda and the Unibrows were also featured on the second Weird Al tribute album, Me, Myself and I, and how made headlines after protesting a rock concert.

Original Air Date – September 22, 2021 | 55:38

Episode 124″ – Joseph C. Krause (Part 1)

Dave and Ethan are joined by Weird Al superfan Joseph C. Krause. Joe reveals how he ended up producing the first-ever Weird Al tribute album, Prosthetic Lips, in 1996 at the tender age of 15!

He also discusses Bermuda’s involvement in his high school zine and how he may have been the inspiration for a line in an iconic Weird Al song.

Original Air Date – September 15, 2021 | 51:19

Episode 123″ – Top 5 Food Album Songs (Part 2)

Dave and Ethan conclude their discussion to determine the definitive top 5 songs from Weird Al’s The Food Album with help from super fans Mike Minnick and Adrian Vazquez.

Original Air Date – September 8, 2021 | 57:09

Episode 122″ – Top 5 Food Album Songs (Part 1)

Dave and Ethan kick off part 1 of their discussion to determine the definitive top 5 songs from Weird Al’s The Food Album with help from super fans Mike Minnick and Adrian Vazquez.

Original Air Date – September 1, 2021 | 1:01:42

Episode 121″ – Samm Levine (Part 2)

Dave and Ethan share part 2 of their hilarious interview with Hollywood actor and Weird Al mega-fan Samm Levine! Samm is known for his roles in Judd Apatow’s Freaks and Geeks, Quentin Tarantino’s Inglourious Basterds, Wet Hot American Summer, among many others, including his work on The Kevin Pollak Chat Show. Frank (From the Bank) Sanchez also drops by the podcast to talk about his trip to FuMPFest 2021!

Original Air Date – August 25, 2021 | 1:13:32

Episode 120″ – Samm Levine (Part 1)

Dave and Ethan interview Hollywood actor and Weird Al mega-fan Samm Levine! Samm is known for his roles in Judd Apatow’s Freaks and Geeks, Quentin Tarantino’s Inglourious Basterds, Wet Hot American Summer, among many others, including his work on The Kevin Pollak Chat Show. Samm shares stories and hilarity from his life as an actor, as a Weird Al fan, and his many run-ins and experiences with Weird Al!

Original Air Date – August 18, 2021 | 1:09:33

Episode 119″ – Twine Ball Mayor Josh Johnson

Dave and Ethan welcome the “Twine Ball Mayor” – Josh Johnson, Mayor of Darwin, MN, which is home to the largest Twine Ball in the World (made by one man). Mayor Johnson shares the story of Darwin’s twine ball and how his town and its legacy is forever intertwined with Weird Al and his fans.

Original Air Date – August 11, 2021 | 1:23:13

Episode 118″ – Camilla Henneman (Fat Suit/Costume)

Dave and Ethan interview Camilla Henneman, the visual effects artist who built the iconic fat suit from Weird Al’s “Fat” music video. Camilla’s astounding career didn’t stop at working with Weird Al, she also built the Slimer and Nunzio Scoleri suits from Ghostbusters II, Meat Loaf’s suit from Fight Club, as well as monster and gorilla suits for such movies as George of the Jungle, Harry and the Hendersons, Gorillas in the Mist, and Cocoon. Amazingly, Camilla also worked on the makeup and appeared as a zombie in Michael Jackson’s legendary “Thriller” video!

Original Air Date – August 4, 2021 | 1:14:25

Episode 117″ – Dr. Roger Schuster, DDS (Weird Al’s Dentist)

Dave and Ethan interview Weird Al’s actual (former) dentist – Dr. Roger Schuster!

Not only did Dr. Schuster spend many years helping  “Weird Al” Yankovic maintain his pearly whites –  he has a special connection with Dr. Demento and he was behind the ear-shattering dentist drill sound effects for the song “Cavity Search” off of the Bad Hair Day album.

Original Air Date – July 28, 2021 | 1:06:22

Episode 116″ – Record Store Day with Dave and Ethan

Dave and Ethan go over their weekend filled with hunting for copies of Weird Al’s “Beat on the Brat” 3″ vinyl single for Record Store Day and adding new items to their collections. They also play exclusive new recordings and discuss Dave’s life-changing Weird Al-related medical procedure!

Original Air Date – July 21, 2021 | 1:09:05

Episode 115″ – Kevin Yagher (Part 2)

Dave and Ethan conclude their interview with makeup effects legend Kevin Yagher (Crypt Keeper & Chucky doll designer) who brought Weird Al’s iconic “Fat” makeup and costume to life for the “Fat” music video.

Dave and Ethan also discuss Weird Al’s upcoming Record Store Day exclusive “Beat on the Brat” 3″ single!

Original Air Date – July 14, 2021 | 1:05:16

Episode 114″ – Kevin Yagher (Part 1)

Part one of Dave and Ethan’s interview with makeup effects legend Kevin Yagher, the man behind dozens of iconic characters and creatures including the Crypt Keeper from Tales from the Crypt, Chucky from Child’s Play, and Weird Al’s iconic “Fat” makeup and costume.

Original Air Date – July 7, 2021 | 54:38

Episode 113″ – Jim “Kimo” West Returns! (Part 2)

The conclusion of Dave and Ethan’s interview with the Grammy Award winning slack key and Weird Al guitarist Jim “Kimo” West! Not only does Kimo discuss winning the Grammy and his new album, Dave and Ethan have some special surprises for him!

Original Air Date – June 30, 2021 | 1:10:15

Episode 112″ – Jim “Kimo” West Returns! (Part 1)

With his new slack-key guitar album just released, Weird Al guitarist Jim “Kimo” West makes his triumphant return to the podcast having won his first Grammy Award and other exciting accomplishments since his appearance back on Episode 1″. Dave and Ethan chat with Kimo about his early career, touring with Weird Al and more in part 1 of this exciting and in-depth two-part interview.

Original Air Date – June 23, 2021 | 57:57

Episode 111″ – Justin Willman

Dave and Ethan interview magician Justin Willman, the star and creator of Netflix’s Magic For Humans and the original host of Cupcake Wars on Food Network to discuss his upcoming charity event, Magic For Memories, featuring Weird Al! Plus, author Lily E. Hirsch drops in to debut exclusive news regarding her book, Weird Al Seriously.

Original Air Date – June 16, 2021 | 1:24:01

Episode 110″ – Orchestrator Sean O’Loughlin

Dave and Ethan interview conductor, composer, and arranger Sean O’Loughlin, who orchestrated songs for Weird Al’s Hollywood Bowl concerts and The Strings Attached Tour.

Original Air Date – June 6, 2021 | 1:11:33

Episode 109″ – Lex Friedman

Dave and Ethan interview podcast host, author, & Weird Al super-fan Lex Friedman about his career, fandom, and working with Weird Al on The Ridiculously Self-Indulgent, Ill-Advised Vanity Tour.

Original Air Date – June 2, 2021 | 1:23:28

Episode 108″ – Stephen Lynch

Dave and Ethan interview legendary comedy musician Stephen Lynch about his career and Weird Al! Not only was Stephen Lynch nominated for a Tony Award, he’s had hit comedy specials on Comedy Central, comedy albums at #1 on the Billboard Comedy Charts, regular airplay on The Dr. Demento Show, and both national and international comedy tours.

Original Air Date – May 26, 2021 | 1:10:45

Episode 107″ – Sarah Scherer of Funko

Dave and Ethan interview Funko’s Sarah Scherer about her love of Weird Al and her role in getting the Weird Al Funko Pops created!

Original Air Date – May 19, 2021 | 1:09:15

Episode 106″ – Podcast Memories & Anniversary Recap

Dave and Ethan share memories and reminisce about the past 2 years of the podcast and recap and play songs from the exciting two-year anniversary concert starring Trevor Strong of The Arrogant Worms.

Original Air Date – May 12, 2021 | 57:32

Episode 105″ – Jon “Bermuda” Schwartz: MORE Rare Weird Al Clips (Part 2)

The conclusion of Dave and Ethan’s interview with drummer, author and historian Jon “Bermuda” Schwartz as he shares rare & unheard clips and insights from Weird Al’s career – including never-before-heard clips and premieres!

Original Air Date – May 5, 2021 | 1:02:23

Season 2 Full Episodes

Episode 53″ through Episode 104″

Season 1 Full Episodes

Episode 1″ through Episode 52″

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New bonus episode whenever we feel like it!

Black & White & Weird All Over Bonus Episodes

Dave and Ethan sit down with author Jon “Bermuda” Schwartz and go page by page, picture by picture through his book Black & White & Weird All Over: The Lost Photographs of “Weird Al” Yankovic ’83 – ’86.

Black & White & Weird All Over Bonus Episode 8 cm – Chapter 5: The Polka Party! Mixing Session

In this bonus episode, Dave, Ethan, and author Jon “Bermuda” Schwartz continue their picture by picture exploration of the book, Black & White & Weird All Over: The Lost Photographs of Weird Al Yankovic ’83 – ’86 with Chapter 5: The Polka Party! Mixing Session.

Original Air Date – November 22, 2021 | 32:42

Black & White & Weird All Over Bonus Episode 7 cm – Chapter 4: Eat It Video Shoot (Part 2)

In this bonus episode, Dave, Ethan, and author Jon “Bermuda” Schwartz continue their picture by picture exploration of the book, Black & White & Weird All Over: The Lost Photographs of Weird Al Yankovic ’83 – ’86 with part 2 of Chapter 4: Eat It Video Shoot.

Original Air Date – September 27, 2021 | 54:37

Black & White & Weird All Over Bonus Episode 6 cm – Chapter 4: Eat It Video Shoot (Part 1)

In this bonus episode, Dave, Ethan, and author Jon “Bermuda” Schwartz continue their picture by picture exploration of the book, Black & White & Weird All Over: The Lost Photographs of Weird Al Yankovic ’83 – ’86 with part 1 of Chapter 4: Eat It Video Shoot.

Original Air Date – September 19, 2021 | 01:17:37

Black & White & Weird All Over Bonus Episode 5 cm – Chapter 3: A Glimpse Into The Recording Process Overdubs

In this bonus episode, Dave, Ethan, and author Jon “Bermuda” Schwartz continue their picture by picture exploration of the book, Black & White & Weird All Over: The Lost Photographs of Weird Al Yankovic ’83 – ’86 with Chapter 3: A Glimpse Into The Recording Process Overdubs.

Original Air Date – September 12, 2021 | 57:22

Black & White & Weird All Over Bonus Episode 4 cm – Chapter 2: I Love Rocky Road Video Shoot (Part 2)

In this bonus episode, Dave, Ethan, and author Jon “Bermuda” Schwartz continue their picture by picture exploration of the book, Black & White & Weird All Over: The Lost Photographs of Weird Al Yankovic ’83 – ’86 with part 2 of Chapter 2: I Love Rocky Road Video Shoot.

Original Air Date – September 4, 2021 | 36:05

Black & White & Weird All Over Bonus Episode 3 cm – Chapter 2: I Love Rocky Road Video Shoot (Part 1)

In this bonus episode, Dave, Ethan, and author Jon “Bermuda” Schwartz continue their picture by picture exploration of the book, Black & White & Weird All Over: The Lost Photographs of Weird Al Yankovic ’83 – ’86 with part 1 of Chapter 2: I Love Rocky Road Video Shoot.

Original Air Date – August 28, 2021 | 57:40

Black & White & Weird All Over Bonus Episode 2 cm – Chapter 1: Ricky Video Shoot

In this bonus episode, Dave, Ethan, and author Jon “Bermuda” Schwartz continue their picture by picture exploration of the book, Black & White & Weird All Over: The Lost Photographs of Weird Al Yankovic ’83 – ’86 with Chapter 1: Ricky Video Shoot.

Original Air Date – August 20, 2021 | 1:04:14

Black & White & Weird All Over Bonus Episode 1 cm – Overview & Introduction

In this bonus episode, Dave, Ethan, and author Jon “Bermuda” Schwartz start their picture by picture exploration of the book, Black & White & Weird All Over: The Lost Photographs of Weird Al Yankovic ’83 – ’86 with an overview of the book, the story behind the cover photograph, and the Introduction.

Original Air Date – August 20, 2021 | 33:02

String Attached Bonus Episodes

Dave and Ethan review every concert that they collectively attended on the 2019 Strings Attached Tour!

Strings Attached Bonus Episode 1 cm through Strings Attached Bonus Episode 27 cm