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Newswire: Andy Daly launches new podcast featuring “Weird Al” and Rachel Bloom

The Andy Daly Podcast Pilot Project might be the funniest thing Scott Aukerman’s Earwolf network has ever released, with its wide buffet of podcast concepts serving as the perfect vehicle for Daly’s twin gifts for world-building and creating cheerfully awful human beings. Sadly, it only ran for a single season (presumably because Daly is pretty busy with the also-excellent Review). Now, though, he’s announcing a new star-studded podcast, soon to be available via

Going off the show’s teaser trailer, Hoot Gibson: Vegas Cowboy sounds perfectly on-brand for Daly, a chaotic clash of old-school ’50s glamour and barely contained madness. Daly plays Gibson, a Hollywood cowboy type with an endlessly chipper demeanor (for now, anyway). He’s joined by a hefty cross-section of podcasting luminaries voicing a host of big old-school Vegas names, including Superegos Matt Gourley as Frank Sinatra, Crazy Ex-Girlfriends Rachel …

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