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Take a Tour of Some Futuristic Brasilia Hotspots with Reggie Watts

Looking for a new vacation destination? Consider Brasilia, the subject of a short film directed by Benjamin Dickinson that premiered on Indiewire today. The short features Reggie Watts as a friendly tour guide of the city in a disturbing, near-future sci-fi alternate reality. Here's the description of the film Watts provided to Indiewire:

An alternately factual documentary presented by nameless hosts Reggie Watts and Carolina Ravassa, "Brasilia" takes viewers on a whirlwind tour of the famed capital of Brazil. In topics ranging from architecture, religious ceremonial practices, and spiritual conscious alignment, Reggie and Carolina traverse some of the world's most impossibly futuristic human landscapes, extolling earnest advice about the [...]

James Corden and Reggie Watts Do Their First 'Late Late Show' Sound Check

The Late Late Show with James Corden premieres on CBS on March 23rd, and today the network released a sneak peek clip featuring Corden and his trusty band leader Reggie Watts embarking on their very first sound check. If this clip is any indication, it looks like we should prepare for a lot of catchy harmonies between Corden and Watts this year.

The Lonely Island Takes Turns on the Mic with Reggie Watts

Here's the latest installment of Comedy Bang! Bang!'s web series Reggie Makes Music featuring Friday's guests The Lonely Island, who all seem a little reluctant to take their turn on the mic but make the best of their very awkward situation. Bonus points to Reggie Watts for wearing the most adorable Christmas sweater of all time.

Sing Along to Classic Thanksgiving Carols with Scott Aukerman, Reggie Watts, and Amber Tamblyn

When it comes to Thanksgiving, the only thing more cherished than turkey are all those classic Thanksgiving carols, and now you can listen to them all on Comedy Bang! Bang!'s latest compilation album. We're talking timeless Thanksgiving tunes like "Football Dads," "Dark Meat," "Let's Hang the Christmas Lights Early," and of course the food-related smash hit "Stuffing (It's Just Bread)."

Reggie Watts Highlights the Importance of Websites Going Green

Greenpeace recently teamed up with musical genius Reggie Watts to create a series of ads promoting more websites to go green, and the result is the kind of musical comedy beauty we've come to expect from Watts. Above he spreads some awareness for solar power through some sun-themed freestyling; click through for the other three videos in the series.

Reggie Watts Says the 'Late Late Show' Band Is Named Karen

Ahead of The Late Late Show's big debut on CBS tonight, Vulture sat down with bandleader Reggie Watts for an interview about why he took on the CBS gig and what he hopes to bring to late night. The most interesting revelation comes near the end of the interview when Watts reveals the name of his Late Late Show band:

What's the musical setup going to be? Will you be by yourself like in Comedy Bang! Bang!, or do you have a full band? Yeah, I have a band. One of the things I stipulated was that I wanted to pick my own band, and they were cool [...]

Noël Wells and Reggie Watts Sing an Inspirational Song About Princesses

Here's a particularly adorable installment of Reggie Makes Music featuring SNL alum Noël Wells disguised as a six-year old boy who joins Watts on the Comedy Bang! Bang! stage to sing a beautiful song about princesses stuck in castles. Wells is absolutely right — all princesses should know their limits.

CBS Announces Reggie Watts Will Be 'Late Late Show's Band Leader Next Year

The upcoming Late Late Show with James Corden just announced its band leader, and CBS couldn't have made a better choice. In an announcement today, the network revealed that Reggie Watts has officially signed on to lead the Late Late Show band when it premieres in March. According to Variety, the debut episode of Late Late Show has now been pushed to March 23rd, which hopefully means we'll get a list of more guest hosts soon.

In other Late Late Show hiring news, THR reports that Ben Winston will serve as showrunner, The Tonight Show's Rob Crabbe will serve as executive producer, Tosh.0 co-creator Mike Gibbons [...]

Take a Trip Through the Life of Reggie Watts with Matt Besser and The Vandals

Here's a clip from this week's episode of Comedy Bang! Bang! that runs through the many wacky moments of Reggie Watts's life set perfectly to the ska tunes of Matt Besser and The Vandals. Poor Reggie just can't catch a break.

Watch David Cross Fool Reggie Watts, Jim Gaffigan, Paul Scheer, and Nick Kroll with a Magic Trick

Here's a deleted scene from The Meltdown, in which David Cross fools Reggie Watts, Jim Gaffigan, Paul Scheer, and Nick Kroll with the most amazing card trick ever. How does he do it?

Reggie Watts and Tears for Fears Team Up for a Song Against Bombs

Here's a new clip from Comedy Bang! Bang! featuring Reggie Watts and Tears for Fears, who team up for a beautiful music video for their new song "Bomb Song." Watch the full episode on IFC this Friday at 11:00pm.

Nick Kroll and Reggie Watts Freestyle About Beats, Ambien, and Elmo

Here's the latest installment of Reggie Makes Music with special guest Nick Kroll disguised as his craft services character Fabrice Fabrice. It turns out that Kroll has some Amy Poehler-level freestyle skills, and he covers everything from putting beats to sleep (metaphorically) to killing Elmo (literally). Watch a preview from Kroll's appearance on tomorrow night's Comedy Bang! Bang! below:

Chris Hardwick and Reggie Watts Sing a Song About a Lonely Pony

IFC just released the latest installment of Reggie Watts's web series Reggie Makes Music featuring guest Chris Hardwick, who embarks on a two-minute jam with Watts about the one thing in the world that makes everyone happy — ponies. It's clear from watching Hardwick pour out these soulful lyrics that ponies hold a very special place in his heart.

'Comedy Bang! Bang!' Returns to IFC on October 17th with Tons of Guest Stars

Comedy Bang! Bang! is coming back to television next month. IFC announced today that Scott Aukerman and Reggie Watts return for the 10-episode second half of CBB's third season on Friday, October 17th at 11:00pm followed by the premiere of The Birthday Boys' second season. Here's some of the guests slated to appear on this round of Comedy Bang! Bang!:

James Adomian, Eric Andre, Dane Cook, Rob Corddry, Andy Daly, Jon Daly, Chris Hardwick, Ellie Kemper, Lauren Lapkus, Bobby Moynihan, Horatio Sanz, Kevin Smith, Amber Tamblyn, Steven Yeun, Ronnie Adrian, Matt Besser, Ben Blacker, Neil Campbell, Whitney Cummings, Rhys Darby, Erinn Hayes, Anthony Jeselnik, Jay Johnston, Jaime King, [...]