SXSW Comedy: Comedy Bang! Bang! Standup
For the sixth consecutive year, Scott Aukerman brings his expertly curated stand-up showcase, a cornerstone of the Los Angeles comedy scene for over a decade, to SXSW.
With James Adomian, Matt Besser, Eugene Mirman, Brent Weinbach
The Esther’s Follies stage is presented by TuneIn.
Scott Aukerman [skot ok-ur-muhn] is a chap from Los Angeles, and the host and creator of both the TV show and podcast
versions of Comedy Bang! Bang! The television version, on IFC, has appeared on many critics "Best Of TV" lists, and the AV Club said there "wasn't another show like it on television." The podcast has been downloaded over 30 million times and is consistently named as one of the best examples of the medium.
Scott got his start as a writer and performer on the HBO cult classic Mr. Show with Bob and David, for which he was Emmy-nominated. He is the producer and director of the acclaimed web series Between Two Ferns with Zach Galifianakis, the episodes of which been viewed over 100 million times. He is the co-founder of Earwolf - one of the world's most prominent podcasting networks and also a television production company.