Playlist: Funny People

Thursday, July 23, 2015

For your summer listening pleasure, we've compiled a playlist of our funniest guests in Studio 360. Perfect to keep your spirits up while waiting in the airport security line.
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#TBT: Jack Black, a Cappella

Thursday, July 16, 2015

When Jack Black visited Studio 360, he came with parenting advice and an impromptu musical medley. 
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Kurt's Five Lessons of Comedy

Monday, July 13, 2015

Before he was our host, Kurt Andersen co-founded the pioneering humor magazine Spy. Here are his suggestions for finding the funny.
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Playlist: Our Antidote to Mindless Summer Blockbusters

Wednesday, July 08, 2015

Do you only go to summer movies to escape the heat? We've made a playlist of our best interviews with A-list filmmakers to tide you over until awards season. 
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Tony Bennett: Gentleman, Singer, Doodler

Wednesday, July 08, 2015

When Kurt Andersen interviewed Tony Bennett, the singer left him with a surprise parting gift: a portrait he had sketched of Kurt while they were talking.
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Remembering Five American Icons

Friday, July 03, 2015

To celebrate Independence Day, WNYC is airing a marathon of Studio 360's American Icons series. Hear all five featured documentaries here.
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Happy Canada Day, Eh

Wednesday, July 01, 2015

To celebrate our friends to the North, we've rounded up our interviews with some of our favorite Canadian guests, from Seth Rogen to Margaret Atwood.
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Shamir: Electro-Pop Wunderkind

Wednesday, July 01, 2015

Shamir plays his infectious single "On the Regular" live in our studio in this video from our upcoming interview.
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John Cusack: The Quiz

Wednesday, June 10, 2015

With more than 70 films to his name, the only way to get through John Cusack's vast career is with a rapid-fire round of the free association game.
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Funny Ha Ha: The High School Humor Challenge

Friday, May 15, 2015

We’re looking for humor writing by students who are about to start high school, in high school, or spring graduates. The writer and actor BJ Novak will pick a winner on the show.
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New Year's Resolution: Meet Team Tumor

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

It’s been a pretty awesome month for Joseph Riedel, an aspiring screenwriter who has been channeling his experience with a brain cancer into a comedy series, "A Good Sense of Tumor."
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New Year’s Resolution: Finding the Tools

Monday, April 20, 2015

April Update: Masters of a technology quickly become obsolete when the technology is scuttled — that's why I'm perfecting everything by hand.
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Sydney Lucas, the 11-Year-Old Actor Who Owns Broadway's "Fun Home"

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

The new Broadway musical "Fun Home" deals with some very adult themes — but it's 11-year-old Sydney Lucas who steals the show.
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Shepard Fairey's Street Art Takes Center Stage in Miami Ballet

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

The Scene: Miami | From WLRN's Arts & Culture Desk | A new ballet pairs one of ballet's most sought-after choreographers, with ubiquitous street artist Shepard Fairey.
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Noah Baumbach Explains Why HBO Dropped "The Corrections"

Friday, March 27, 2015

The director Noah Baumbach explains why his adaptation of Jonathan Franzen's "The Corrections" for HBO fell through, and why he may just not be cut out for TV.
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Out of Surgery and Back to Work

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

I checked into NYU Langone Medical Center the morning of January 29. I woke up seven hours later in complete pain, horror, and, surprisingly, relief.
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Creative New Year’s Resolution: Overcoming Artist's Block

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

March Update: Making a new diorama every month was proving more challenging than expected. And then inspiration struck.
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Mel Brooks & "Anything Goes"

Monday, March 09, 2015

This special edition brings you all things Mel Brooks: the landmark recording "2,000 Year-Old Man," the musical that inspired his love of show business, and of course, the man himself. 
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Creative New Year's Resolutions: Five Rules for Great Work

Wednesday, March 04, 2015

It’s been two months since I started my calligraphy adventure with Proverbs. I’ve decided to set myself some ground rules.
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Why it Took Isaac Brock 20 Years to Write Modest Mouse's New Single

Tuesday, March 03, 2015

Modest Mouse's Isaac Brock was inspired to write "The Best Room" when he experienced a UFO sighting 20 years ago.
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