April 20, 2017

The Guys We F@cked Girls Tell Fans What to Expect at Moontower

MOONTOWER COMEDY FESTIVAL PREVIEW! THE GUYS WE FUCKED GIRLS! They’re taking the podcast world by storm and this week they’ve got two giant Moontower events, (and […]
April 17, 2017

Boston Comedy Marathon’s Elite Eight: Boston’s Young Comics to Watch Stand Out From the Pack

Boston is a city of runners, and today marks their high point of excitement during the 121st running of the Boston Marathon. Thankfully, for the less […]
April 5, 2017

Boston Calling Music Fest Expands Comedy Experience with Hannibal Buress, Pete Holmes, Tig Notaro and More

Already positioning itself as one of the most in-demand festivals in the Northeast, the Boston Calling Music Festival continues its breakneck pace of growth with today’s […]
April 5, 2017

Five Years After Winning Best Pilot, Tim Baltz and Ted Tremper’s Shrink is on Your Television (and worth the wait)

In the first episode of Seeso’s Shrink, Dr. David Tracy (Tim Baltz) is hoping to make a fresh start as a licensed therapist after a series of […]
April 4, 2017

Guy Branum: At the Nexus of Gabbing and Gaming

Guy Branum’s  Talk Show the Game Show series premiere is this Wednesday, April 5 at 10pm exclusively on truTV. Based on his popular live comedy show, […]
March 31, 2017

From “Fatherless” to the “New Negroes” Baron Vaughn Uses His Unique Viewpoint To Make You Laugh

“Fatherless,” premieres on Sunday, April 2 at 9:00PM on FUSION TV. A heartfelt doc, with a comedic flair, follows Baron as he searches for the father […]
March 30, 2017

Getting Weird With Joel Kim Booster

SXSW Comedy has been established as this weird island somewhat apart from the rest of the iconic annual festival and conference. But the Comedy Festival’s space […]
March 21, 2017

Assembling Hero Jackie Kashian’s Dream Team

Picture it: a flurry of activity, surrounding a single chair- hair, makeup, calming voices and heartfelt reassurances. At the center of it? Comedian Jackie Kashian, who […]
March 19, 2017

SXSW Comedy Festival in Year 10 Has Highlights, But May Be Suffering From Arrested Development

SXSW Comedy Festival Suffering From Arrrested Development? The first time I attended South by Southwest (SXSW or “South By”) was in 2012, primarily for music. However, […]
March 14, 2017

Liz Miele’s Sophomore Album, Mind Over Melee: Too Good Not To Release

As she tells it, Liz Miele’s second album came about by accident. Mind Over Melee (which arrives March 28th) was the product of a comedy contest […]
March 8, 2017

Comedians Ayanna Dookie and Subhah Agarwal Put a Human Voice Behind the “I” Word

American Dream or Nightmare? How Immigration Became a Dirty Word and What Two New York Comics are Doing to Help As a country, we’re talking far […]
February 18, 2017

Roy Wood Jr.’s ‘Father Figure’, Brings Comedy to ‘The Talk’

Roy Wood Jr.’s Father Figure (airing Sunday, 2/19, at 11pm EST on Comedy Central) opens with him in a hallway, trying in earnest to impart crucial […]
January 30, 2017

Good News: The Good Place Picked Up for Season 2; Bad News: We Need it Right Now

The night before the inauguration, a new NBC show quietly wrapped up its first season after a 13 episode run. Mike Schur’s The Good Place has […]
January 26, 2017

Comics Reflect on the First Annual What a Joke Festival

“This wonderful thing is happening because this awful thing is happening!” After four shows in four days, all under the mantle of the inaugural What a […]
January 23, 2017

Time To Dump The Trump Character From SNL!?

On January 21st, a day after the inauguration of President Donald Trump and hours after the largest demonstration in American history converged in protest of his […]
January 19, 2017

Boston Takes Part in 34 City Comedy Trump Protest Festival on Inauguration Weekend

This weekend marks the inaugural (pun absolutely intended) What a Joke Fest, a 34-city comedy festival to support the ACLU as they take on an unprecedented […]
January 19, 2017

Kelly MacFarland Holds Pajama Party Themed Album Release Event

In the five years since her 2011 debut Bombshell (nearly to the day, according to her Facebook Memories), Kelly MacFarland has gotten comfortable- with herself, her […]