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Scharpling and Wurster

Scharpling and Wurster

Tom Scharpling is one half of the renowned comedy duo Scharpling & Wurster, who have been doing their thing since 1997. Tom is the host of the legendary radio program, The Best Show on WFMU. Tom is also a writer and co-executive producer on the award winning television program Monk. He is the co-writer of the screenplay Jeff the Demon, which was bought by New Line and will hopefully be in production in 2007. But he's not counting on it “you know how that shit goes". He is working on a variety of very exciting projects with Jon Wurster that you will hopefully hear more about very soon!

Jon Wurster is the other half of the renowned comedy duo Scharpling & Wurster, who have been, ah, forget it. Jon has been the drummer for indie rock pioneers Superchunk since 1991. He has also lent his percussive talents to such artists as Robert Pollard, Ryan Adams, R.E.M., The Mountain Goats, Alejandro Escovedo,
Marah, Rocket from the Crypt and Charlie Daniels. Jon gives voice to all of the characters on the popular Scharpling & Wurster CDs.

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