Dave & Ethan's 2000" Weird Al Podcast

Dave & Ethan's 2000" Weird Al Podcast

The mission of Dave & Ethan’s 2000″ Weird Al Podcast is to provide an entertaining podcast based around “Weird Al” Yankovic and his fandom through fun interviews and engaging discussions. Hosted by Dave "Elvis" Rossi and Ethan Ullman. It's pretty stinking majestic.

Episodes

February 14, 2024 60 mins

Dave and Ethan are joined by musician Julian Velard to speak about his newest album, In the Middle of Something, that features Weird Al on one of the tracks. Plus musicians Andrew Berg (The What Nows?!) and Mike Huff (BEES!) join from their upcoming Weird Al ska/punk tribute album, Rudy Reboots WEIRD: A ska/punk tribute to Al Yankovic.  Tune in to hear all about these great new Weird Al-related music projects, including the WORLD P...

Mark as Played

Dave and Ethan interview "The King of Otamatone Covers" - TheRealSullyG! Sully is a Youtuber, musician, content creator and Weird Al fan with literally over a billion online views. Are all of these words foreign to you? Just tune in, we will explain everything!

Mark as Played

Ethan tells Dave about everything Weird Al-related from the first weekend of San Francisco Sketchfest 2024! Hear all about Weird Al's three different appearances at the fest, and all of the amazing people Ethan met with unique Weird Al connections all weekend long!

Mark as Played

Dave and Ethan review the March 26, 2023 “Weird Al” Yankovic concert at Maui Arts & Cultural Center in Kahului, Hawaii from The Unfortunate Return Of The Ridiculously Self-Indulgent Ill-Advised Vanity Tour.

Mark as Played

Dave and Ethan conclude their interview with The Roku Channel exec who green-lit WEIRD: The Al Yankovic Story - Colin Davis! Colin shares why WEIRD: The Al Yankovic Story wasn't released in theaters, why certain parts were cut from the film, and the TRUTH about Daniel Radcliffe's behavior on set.

Mark as Played

Dave and Ethan welcome the podcast the Former Head of Scripted Originals at The Roku Channel, Colin Davis. Colin was the executive at Roku who essentially green-lit WEIRD: The Al Yankovic Story, and he share's his unique point of view regarding the pitch, production and release of the film.

Mark as Played

Headline News Special Report #13: "Weird Al" Yankovic's full-length biopic, WEIRD: The Al Yankovic Story, took home two Emmy Awards, for 'Outstanding Television Movie' and 'Outstanding Music Composition For A Limited Or Anthology Series, Movie Or Special' at The 75th Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards.

Mark as Played

Dave and Ethan review the March 25, 2023 “Weird Al” Yankovic concert at Blaisdell Concert Hall in Honolulu, Hawaii from The Unfortunate Return Of The Ridiculously Self-Indulgent Ill-Advised Vanity Tour.

Mark as Played

Dave and Ethan conclude their interview with first assistant director of WEIRD: The Al Yankovic Story, Emily Neumann, where she talks about why Lin Manuel Miranda was cast as the doctor, her on-screen cameo in the film, and working on a Marvel movie.

Mark as Played

Dave and Ethan are joined by first assistant director of WEIRD: The Al Yankovic Story, Emily Neumann! She explains her role in the making of the film, including the daunting task of scheduling the infamous 18-day shoot in this first part of her interview. 

Mark as Played
December 6, 2023 56 mins

Dave and Ethan conclude their interview with Eric Appel, co-writer and director of WEIRD: The Al Yankovic Story, as he shares more insights about the film including how they almost were unable to use the song "Eat It." Eric also tells Dave and Ethan the official answer for what they make at the factory!

Mark as Played
November 29, 2023 70 mins

Dave and Ethan are joined by WEIRD: The Al Yankovic Story director & co-writer Eric Appel for part 2 of his interview. The interview explores the origin of Hay Boy, the actors considered to portray Al and why Daniel Radcliffe was ultimately chosen, the evolution and casting of the Grotto scene and much more that you seriously can't afford to not hear!

Mark as Played
November 22, 2023 59 mins

Dave and Ethan are joined by Eric Appel - the director and co-writer of WEIRD: The Al Yankovic Story! With the digital film released and gearing up for a physical release - Eric shares incredible insights on the film and his process working on the film. Eric even reveals a scene written for the film that went unused that he hasn't previously revealed!

Mark as Played

Dave and Ethan interview live-streamer, musician, and improv ventriloquist Captain Jen E! Joined by her puppets aka 'people of fabric,' she regularly streams on TikTok and Twitch under the name @CaptainJen_E, where she covers everything from rock to rap and hip hop to Weird Al’s versatile catalogue!

Mark as Played
November 1, 2023 54 mins

Dave and Ethan interview author and music expert Ray Padgett about Weird Al's inclusion in his books as well as his in-depth interview with Weird Al regarding his most notable cover songs.

Mark as Played
October 25, 2023 60 mins

Dave and Ethan work together to determine the definitive top five songs on Weird Al's 4th studio album, Polka Party!

Mark as Played

Dave, Ethan, and special guest Ludicris Lorri MacMillan review the February 27, 2023 “Weird Al” Yankovic concert at DR Koncerthuset in Copenhagen, Denmark from The Unfortunate Return Of The Ridiculously Self-Indulgent Ill-Advised Vanity Tour.

Mark as Played

Dave and Ethan share their experience of attending the Weird Al Q&A with Andy Borowitz at the 2023 New Yorker Festival at Webster Hall in New York City on October 7th. They talk about the event as well as the rest of their weekend together - including a surprising meeting with another one of their favorite celebrities.

Mark as Played

Dave and Ethan conclude their epic 5-part interview with Dan Butts, production designer for WEIRD: The Al Yankovic Story. He talks scene by scene through the end of the film, talks about his cut cameo, and shares amusing Weird Al-related anecdotes.

Mark as Played

Dave and Ethan continue their interview with WEIRD: The Al Yankovic Story Production Designer Dan Butts! Dan talks through the props and locations of the film from the iconic pool party through the epic diner fight. He unearths incredible trivia along the way that you do not want to miss!

Mark as Played

Popular Podcasts

    Current and classic episodes, featuring compelling true-crime mysteries, powerful documentaries and in-depth investigations.

    BG2Pod with Brad Gerstner and Bill Gurley

    Open Source bi-weekly conversation with Brad Gerstner (@altcap) & Bill Gurley (@bgurley) on all things tech, markets, investing & capitalism

    Crime Junkie

    If you can never get enough true crime... Congratulations, you’ve found your people.

    Stuff You Should Know

    If you've ever wanted to know about champagne, satanism, the Stonewall Uprising, chaos theory, LSD, El Nino, true crime and Rosa Parks, then look no further. Josh and Chuck have you covered.

    The Breakfast Club

    The World's Most Dangerous Morning Show, The Breakfast Club, With DJ Envy, Jess Hilarious And Charlamagne Tha God!

Advertise With Us
Music, radio and podcasts, all free. Listen online or download the iHeart App.

Connect

© 2024 iHeartMedia, Inc.