October 17, 2019
Woody Harrelson joins Marc to talk about Cheers, Natural Born Killers, Larry Flynt, Kingpin, and saving the planet, in real life and in Zombieland.
October 14, 2019
Rachel Maddow and Marc have an Air America reunion and talk about news in the age of Trump, activism, prayer, depression, and her new book.
October 10, 2019
Actor-comedian-singer-songwriter Jackie Tohn talks with Marc about their shared time on GLOW as well as her early stories of heartbreak as she tried to make it in show business.
October 7, 2019
Comic Argus Hamilton joins Marc to explore the myths and legends of The Comedy Store, parsing the fact from fiction about the infamous club.
October 3, 2019
Danny DeVito talks with Marc about New Jersey, acting, directing, producing, being The Penguin, and 14 years of It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia.
September 30, 2019
Multi-hyphenate entertainer Marilu Henner tells Marc what it's like to remember everything, including her unique childhood, her time on Taxi, and working with Donald Trump.
September 26, 2019
Writer/producer/director Jeannie Gaffigan talks with Marc about raising five kids, working with her husband Jim, and learning to let go of control after discovering a brain tumor.
September 23, 2019
Comedian and media mogul Byron Allen talks with Marc about growing up in Detroit, learning from Johnny Carson, doing standup as a teen, and starting a media empire from scratch.
September 19, 2019
Comedian Chaunté Wayans talks with Marc about her family's comedy dynasty, Tiffany Haddish, anxiety, alcoholism, arrests, and coming out.
September 16, 2019
June Diane Raphael talks with Marc about Grace & Frankie, How Did This Get Made?, and her new book Represent: The Woman's Guide to Running for Office and Changing the World
September 12, 2019
Actor and filmmaker Danny Huston talks with Marc about his father John, his grandfather Walter, his half-sister Anjelica, and how he found his own way in show business.
September 9, 2019
Bruce Dern talks with Marc about The Actors Studio, Jack Nicholson, Roger Corman, shooting John Wayne, his career-changing role in Nebraska, Once Upon a Time in Hollywood, and his new movie Freaks.
September 5, 2019
Edi Patterson from The Righteous Gemstones and Vice Principals talks with Marc about growing up in Texas, faking confidence, committing to improv, and collaborating with Danny McBride.
September 2, 2019
Dale Beran talks with Marc about his book, It Came From Something Awful, which documents the online worlds that created a culture of toxic trolling and helped elect Donald Trump.
August 29, 2019
Blues Legend Buddy Guy talks with Marc about Louisiana, Guitar Slim, BB King, Muddy Waters, Chicago, Chess Records, Clapton, Hendrix and more.
August 26, 2019
Betty Gilpin talks with Marc about becoming Liberty Belle on GLOW, the shock of sudden visibility, and her now-canceled movie The Hunt.
August 22, 2019
Writer and filmmaker David Shields talks with Marc about war, journalism, race, masculinity, Donald Trump, and football player Marshawn Lynch.
August 19, 2019
Patricia Clarkson talks with Marc about her Emmy-nominated performance in Sharp Objects, plus New Orleans, Brian DePalma, Clint Eastwood, and Blanche DuBois.
August 17, 2019
Marc's conversation from June 2018 with actor Peter Fonda, who passed away on August 16, 2019.
August 15, 2019
The versatile and omnipresent Stephen Root talks with Marc about Barry, Office Space, Newsradio, Phil Hartman, the Coen Brothers, and playing a Klingon.
August 12, 2019
Actor, writer and producer Bashir Salahuddin talks with Marc about Sherman’s Showcase, South Side, GLOW, Jimmy Fallon, impostor syndrome, and Tom Cruise.
August 8, 2019
Greg Kinnear tells Marc why he didn’t want to become an actor and why he became one anyway with great performances in As Good As It Gets, Auto Focus, Little Miss Sunshine and more.
August 5, 2019
Actor Walton Goggins talks with Marc about Georgia, Vice Principals, Robert Duvall, Anthony Hopkins, Quentin Tarantino and more.
August 1, 2019
Former cop-turned-comic Juston McKinney tells Marc why he became The Law, why he gave it up for comedy, and how his career ups and downs always bring him back to New Hampshire.
July 29, 2019
Studio 360’s Kurt Andersen talks with Marc about his book Fantasyland, the Harvard Lampoon, Spy Magazine, and spending decades tormenting Donald Trump.
July 25, 2019
Comedy veteran Tom Dreesen talks with Marc about 50 years in show business, Carson, Sinatra, Letterman, The Comedy Store strike, and why he didn’t go back to the Store for 40 years.
July 22, 2019
Oscar-winner Geena Davis talks with Marc about Thelma and Louise, The Fly, Beetlejuice, the perils of being polite, and her work toward shifting the show business paradigm.
July 18, 2019
Director and writer Alex Ross Perry talks with Marc about Her Smell, working in a video store, Gravity’s Rainbow, Elisabeth Moss, and small budgets.
July 15, 2019
Sean Lennon talks with Marc about Les Claypool, John & Yoko belonging to the world, his dad & mom belonging to him, producing for other artists, and the burden of a parental legacy.
July 11, 2019
Fresh Off The Boat creator and show runner Nahnatchka Khan talks with Marc about representation, working for Disney, Ali Wong, Randall Park and directing her first feature film.
July 8, 2019
David Lee Roth takes Marc on a stream of consciousness ride on topics including working as an EMT, the Peace Corps, his Uncle Manny and Van Halen.
July 4, 2019
Comic and actor Jamie Lee talks with Marc about Crashing, weddings, working in PR, rock promoter parents, and marrying another comedian.
July 1, 2019
Actor Stephen Dorff talks with Marc about True Detective, Jack Nicholson, Blade, false rumors about his health, and why he almost left show business.
June 27, 2019
Canadian comedian Brent Butt talks with Marc about Saskatchewan, his hit show Corner Gas, and why elusive success in America never really bothered him.
June 24, 2019
Stephen Colbert and Marc talk about grief, sadness, anxiety, The Colbert Report, the White House Correspondents’ Dinner, and The Late Show in the age of Trump.
June 20, 2019
Boston comic Steve Sweeney talks with Marc about growing up in Charlestown, doing Shakespeare, working in jails, hanging with Rodney Dangerfield, and making Sweeney Killing Sweeney.
June 17, 2019
Writer and activist Eve Ensler and Marc have a profound and emotional conversation about her courageous new book The Apology.
June 13, 2019
Jamie Denbo, creator of the new show American Princess, talks with Marc about Renaissance fairs, Disney, the original UCB Theater and more.
June 10, 2019
Mavis Staples talks with Marc about Gospel music, the Staple Singers, the segregated South, MLK, Bob Dylan.
June 6, 2019
Perry Farrell of Jane’s Addiction talks with Marc about surfing, organized crime, teenage angst, being a parent dealing with teenage angst, and more.
June 3, 2019
John Turturro talks with Marc about family roots, studying history, Spike Lee, the Coen Brothers, and bridging the political divide.
May 30, 2019
David Letterman joins Marc to talk about his early days in comedy, Robin Williams, Johnny Carson, Jay Leno, late night shows, and the hard work of becoming a better person.
May 27, 2019
Actor Timothy Olyphant talks with Marc about fine arts, open mics, Go, Deadwood, Justified, and a perpetual fear of success.
May 23, 2019
Duff McKagan talks with Marc about Guns N’ Roses, Axl, Slash, traveling the world, learning from history, Joe Strummer, sobriety and more.
May 20, 2019
Lisa Kudrow talks with Marc about genealogy, headaches, Jon Lovitz, Conan, The Comeback, Booksmart, her friends the Friends.
May 16, 2019
SNL's Kyle Mooney talks with Marc about high school hip hop, Brigsby Bear, internet trolls, cue cards, and digital videos.
May 13, 2019
Anjelica Huston talks with Marc about her dad, Ireland, Jack Nicholson, the Addams Family, Wes Anderson, John Wick and more.
May 9, 2019
PEN15's Anna Konkle & Maya Erskine explain what it's like to play the 13-year-old versions of themselves and why they're putting themselves through the trauma of middle school again.
May 6, 2019
Dennis Quaid talks with Marc about playing famous people, teaching mandolin to Marlon Brando, doing podcasts with Bob Dylan, and movie talk. Lots of movie talk.
May 2, 2019
Legendary movie producer Irwin Winkler talks with Marc about making Rocky, Raging Bull, Goodfellas, The Right Stuff, and Scorsese’s latest, The Irishman.
April 29, 2019
Living legend Jane Fonda joins Marc to talk about acting, activism, fathers, mothers, husbands, self-worth, Grace and Frankie, and workout videos.
April 25, 2019
Comedian and actor Bryan Callen talks with Marc about growing up abroad, having a Marine father, wanting to be a tough guy, forcing himself into acting and becoming a better man.
April 22, 2019
Research professor Brené Brown brings her expertise on empathy, vulnerability, courage and shame to a place that is home to all four of those things: Marc’s garage.
April 18, 2019
Mark Arm from the bands Mudhoney and Green River talks about the Seattle music scene, surfing, and the junk. Plus, The Sporkful’s Dan Pashman stops by.
April 15, 2019
Christina Hendricks is in the garage to talk about Idaho, Smokey the Bear, being a goth kid, Mad Men, Good Girls, playing the accordion and more.
April 11, 2019
Bruce McCulloch from The Kids in the Hall talks about Calgary, being an angry young man, Brain Candy, Gord Downie, and directing.
April 8, 2019
Vincent D’Onofrio talks Kubrick, Altman, anger, acceptance, being a bouncer, making spoken word albums, and directing a Western.
April 4, 2019
T Bone Burnett takes Marc through music history and talks about the Rolling Thunder Revue, analog vs. digital, sex music vs. war music, and collaborating with the Coen Brothers.
April 1, 2019
John Lithgow talks with Marc about playing psychopaths, playing nice guys, playing historical figures, and creating children’s entertainment.
March 28, 2019
Phoebe Robinson talks with Marc about 2 Dope Queens, collagen, being “the only one,” her podcast Sooo Many White Guys, and the Obamas.
March 25, 2019
Rob Lowe talks with Marc about the Brat Pack, the sex tape, getting sober, doing comedy, hosting a game show, and having recurring nightmares.
March 21, 2019
Bass guitar wizard Tal Wilkenfeld brings her talents to the garage to play some tunes and talk about working with legendary musicians like Prince, Jeff Beck, Herbie Hancock and The Who.
March 18, 2019
Amy Sedaris talks with Marc about not having plans, her brother David, Stephen Colbert, Strangers with Candy, BoJack Horseman, David Letterman and more.
March 14, 2019
SNL’s Aidy Bryant talks with Marc about improv, rage, her new show Shrill, and not letting things like body image have power over her life.
March 11, 2019
Marc and WTF producer Brendan McDonald reflect on the process, experience, changes, challenges, highlights, difficulties and achievements of 1000 episodes.
March 7, 2019
Marc Maron and Tom Scharpling join forces for the fifth installation of their head-to-head verbal jam session.
March 4, 2019
Alfred Molina talks about being one of our most memorable character actors, from Boogie Nights to Spider-Man 2 to Raiders of the Lost Ark, as well as his extensive work on stage and now on podcasts.
February 28, 2019
Guitar hero Gary Clark Jr. talks with Marc about the Blues, Hubert Sumlin, Tito Jackson, the Vaughan brothers, Eric Clapton and more.
February 25, 2019
Andrea Savage visits the garage to talk about her show I'm Sorry, life with agents, Jason Mantzoukas, and being cut from The Groundlings.
February 21, 2019
Jon Bernthal talks about The Punisher, The Walking Dead, Martin Scorsese, and how he went from heading down a bad path in life to salvation by way of acting.
February 18, 2019
Mandy Moore tells Marc why This Is Us came along at just the right time in her life, after a marriage in which she put her career on hold and lost her sense of self.
January 3, 2019
Seth MacFarlane stops by the garage to talk with Marc about singing, dancing and making offensive cartoons. Plus, thoughts on Oscar hosting, Ted, Frank Sinatra, The Far Side, and The Orville.
September 17, 2018
Marc makes Kristen Bell a meal, and then they talk about Veronica Mars, Forgetting Sarah Marshall, Frozen, The Good Place and more.
September 6, 2018
Marc sits down with Paul McCartney in front of a live audience to talk about Little Richard, the Rolling Stones, the Who, the Beach Boys, Wings, Egypt Station, and, oh yeah, the Beatles.
August 6, 2018
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.
June 8, 2018
From Episode 233, this is Marc's conversation with Anthony Bourdain, conducted in 2011.
June 25, 2015
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 McDonald about how this happened in the first place. This episode is sponsored by, Squarespace, Comedy Central, and
June 22, 2015
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 overcoming fear. And yes, this really happened. This episode is presented without commercial interruption courtesy of Squarespace. Go to to see behind-the-scenes photos and captions.
February 28, 2011
Marc travels into the California desert to meet Paul Krassner, who represents about a half century of counter-culture comedy. Paul talks about his writing in The Realist magazine and his work with Lenny Bruce, giving context to the tumult (and humor) of the 1960s. And, as an added bonus, Paul recounts the time he acid-tripped with Groucho Marx.
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