Comedian | Musician | Host
Josh Weller is a comedian, comic book author, musician, and podcast host. He was born in England, raised in Malaysia and now lives in London.
His high-energy brand of cleverly self-deprecating stand-up landed him on top bills after just one year on the circuit. In addition to his live comedy work, Josh has developed a loyal fanbase for his online content, which includes sketches, live pub quizzes, professional trolling, animated stand-up comedy shorts, character work, and more. In 2020, he was included in Twitter’s Valentine’s Campaign, featured on billboards across the US and UK.
On television, Josh recently appeared in an episode of BBC’s Life Lessons with Alfie Brown. He is also a successful broadcaster and presenter, having hosted and produced the popular Excitable Boy podcast (#6 on the iTunes Comedy chart, #13 on the worldwide iTunes chart), as well as the official Hard Rock Café podcast and the Vans Warped Tour podcast. He’s currently the host of the Hard Rock Cafe’s social video content, including Learn Guitar with Josh Weller.
Josh is already well-known for his successful music career. Having signed with Universal Records as a teenager, he went on to tour the world as both a solo artist and the lead singer of popular punk act The Kenneths. He has performed on the Vans Warped Tour alongside The Offspring, The Descendants and Juliette Lewis, has drummed for Ray Davies at the Royal Variety Performance, released a Christmas single with Paloma Faith and has toured with Mumford & Sons, The Maccabees, and more.
'Look out for him, he's on the path to greatness. The jokes and stage prowess of someone who's been going for ten years'
‘The hardest working, funniest new comic in England’
Cimran Shah, Producer - The Last Leg, Channel 4
‘The best stand up I’ve seen in years’
Maz Tappuni, Radio X