Podcasts Jon Wurster

Published on September 30th, 2011 | by Sock Monkey Sound


Jon Wurster of Superchunk, The Mountain Goats


Jon Wurster - ChillaxingJon Wurster is the drummer for Superchunk, The Mountain Goats and has also played with the likes of Bob Mould, A.C. Newman, Robert Pollard, Guided by Voices, and Ben Gibbard.

He’s also a comedy writer and performer having written for TV shows Monk, Squidbillies, Tim and Eric Awesome Show and other Adult Swim programs. Lastly, he’s half of the comedy duo Scharpling and Wurster; calling into The Best Show hosted by Tom Scharpling on WFMU, performing many characters he’s created over the years including the Gorch, Philly Boy Roy, Corey Harris (of Mother 13), Hippy Johnny, Timmy von Trimble (the two-inch racist), Sean (airhorn guy), Stepuncle Mort, Bernie Taupin (lyricist), a stoner named Bryce, and Maurice Kern (owner of Kern Pharmaceuticals).

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