Rolling Stone Editor David Wild

Plus poetry from Jim Earl as performed by Jimmy Dore.

David Wild is a Contributing Editor to Rolling Stone, and a best-selling author. Wild’s best-selling books include 1994’s “Friends: The Official Companion,” 2000’s “The Showrunners” and 2004’s “Friends: ‘Til The End.” His most recent works include “And The Grammy Goes To. . . ” — the official book of the Grammy’s 50th Anniversary — and “He Is. . . I Say: How I Learned To Stop Worrying And Love Neil Diamond.”

Wild has also written liner notes essays for dozens of artists including the Rolling Stones (Forty Licks), Bob Dylan, Frank Sinatra (Duets), Simon & Garfunkel, Eagles, Aerosmith, AC/DC, Randy Newman, Van Halen and Van Morrison. Wild was also the host of Bravo’s acclaimed music interview series Musicians.

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Comic Bill Burr And Jim, David & Eddie Fight

Part three of our interview with Comic Bill Burr after last week’s show at Upright Citizen’s Brigade in which David bombed. Plus we decided to run the cold opening from the Neal Brennan episode because nobody was getting along, there were technical problems, and it was funny to watch the whole thing disintegrate. By the way, check out the Clutter Family’s new CD on iTunes. It’s awesome.

Coming up on the podcast this June: More outtakes from the Patton Oswalt show. We just finished taping our live shows with Marc Maron and Comedian Jeff Garlin. Our next live show with Greg Proops is being taped on June 10th. If you’re in Los Angeles come on by. 

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