Bill Maher + Clive Davis

Season 4, Episode 4

Political commentator, talk show host and comedian Bill Maher always speaks his mind, making him one of today's most controversial yet widely respected personalities. Clive Davis has been called "the man with the golden ear" - this music titan's extraordinary career spans multiple decades in which he's discovered artists from Joplin to Springsteen, from Manilow to Whitney Houston and Alicia Keys. Sit in on one of Davis' legendary A & R meetings, laugh along with Maher on stage, and tour LA haunts like the Improv as these two outspoken individuals exchange stories and opinions on everything from relationships to religion to the early days of their careers.

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Season 4, Episode 4

Bill Maher + Clive Davis Introduction

Maher's Playlist

Bill Maher admits his pop sensibility to Clive Davis.

Dedication to His Craft

Clive Davis talks about the need to work late hours in order to stay on top of his game.

Legendary Improv Club

Bill Maher takes Clive Davis to the Improv, the comedy club where he got his start.

What is an Iconoclast?

Bill Maher explains what it means to be an Iconoclast.

What is an Iconoclast?

Clive Davis explains what it means to be an Iconoclast.

Bill Maher


Bill Maher is one of the most politically astute comedians in America today. His unflinching honesty and commitment to never pulling a punch have garnered him the respect and admiration of millions of fans. In 2003, Maher launched a new show, Real Time with Bill Maher, on HBO, a network that’s a perfect fit for his irreverent style. The hour-long show airs live at 11:00PM on Friday nights. READ MORE 

Clive Davis


As the record industry's most innovative, outspoken and influential executive, Clive Davis has had a profound effect on the world of music, acting as both its champion and its critic, and as perhaps its most visible and respected spokesman. Clive Davis’ contributions to the music business are, to a large extent, responsible for bringing the industry to where it is in the new millennium. READ MORE 


Palm House Martini

A hint of orange creates a delicious take on the classic martini, in this mix of GREY GOOSE, NOILLY PRAT, premium orange liqueur and angostura bitters.

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