April 27, 2017

Comedy Central’s Donald Trump Gives a Tour of His New Late Night Set; Calls Trump a Bog Rotted Frank Sinatra

Tonight The President Show debuts on late night, and with it, perhaps, the magic formula that Comedy Central has been looking for since it lost The […]
April 19, 2017

Moontower Comedy Festival Must See Shows of 2017

MOONTOWER COMEDY & ODDITY FESTIVAL is this week running from April 19th through the 23 and it’s promising to be another great year. Moontower has been one […]
April 13, 2017

Jo Koy Wears All The Hats; Self Produces a Powerhouse Special

Jo Koy just released his first hour special in five years and it’s a home run. From the moment Koy walks out on stage, he lights […]
April 12, 2017

Josh Adam Meyers, The Mad Scientist Who Jammed Rock and Comedy Into One Fantastic Show, Shares Some Goddamn History

“The Comedy Jam” series airs its third episode tonight, starring Big Jay Oakerson, Mark Duplass and Jim Breuer set to bring down the house. Each week, […]
March 30, 2017

Seinfeld, Wallace, Maniscalco and Regan Show Up to Comedy Juice at Gotham Comedy Club

Tuesday nights at Gotham, Comedy Juice takes over, and if you read Jeffrey Gurian’s Monday morning column (and of course you do) then you know that […]
March 28, 2017

Moontower Comedy Fest Expanding, Shining a Bigger Spotlight on Podcasts This Year

This is our fourth year covering the Moontower Comedy and Oddity Festival and we’re even more excited for our upcoming week in Austin than years past.  The […]
March 22, 2017

The Comedy Jam Brings Grit, Rawness and Pure Energy Back to the Stage

Behind the Comedy Jam with Josh Adam Meyers and the Duffy Brothers Tonight on Comedy Central, “The Comedy Jam” makes its series debut. The Jam, which […]
March 5, 2017

Bob’s Burgers Podcast Edition? Loren Bouchard Says He’s Wanted to Release One For a Long Time

Fan favorite, Emmy award-winning animated comedy Bob’s Burgers is making its PaleyFest LA debut at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood on March 24th  featuring the opportunity to see […]
March 1, 2017

Paul Provenza Talks Heart and Soul of Comedy in New Documentary, ‘Dying’ Laughing’: Why Being Funny is Only Part of the Equation

Dying Laughing is a powerful new documentary that looks into the mind of the stand up comedian, interviewing an impressive list of comics including plenty of […]
February 25, 2017

Australian Comedy Duo, Umbilical Brothers, Turns Pantomime Sideways, (and Frontways and Slantways and Upways and Downways)

“We never like to use the word mime but it’s an empty stage. It is filled with stuff and you can’t see it.” Physical comedy has […]
February 13, 2017

Brand New Podcast Invites Great Comedians to Talk In Detail About One Single Joke

Comedy nerds rejoice! A brand new podcast hosted by Vulture.com senior editor Jesse David Fox is going to a place so specific, so deep, that you […]
February 10, 2017

John Early and Kate Berlant Run Tonight Show Set at The Stand in NYC

Thursday night at The Stand Comedy Club in New York City, auditions for Montreal’s Just for Laughs’ New Faces were happening all night and those who […]
February 9, 2017

Duncan Trussell Kicked Over the Ants’ Nest, and Moved to New York City

Of all the funny people we follow, Duncan Trussell is one of the most thought provoking, subversive and engaging. We profiled his brilliant podcast, The Duncan […]
February 7, 2017

Joe DeRosa: Finding Lightness in Some Pretty Dark Places

Joe DeRosa just premiered a brand new hour special on Comedy Central, and the uncensored album with extra tracks is available today, February 7th. The special, […]
January 31, 2017

Bill Burr Explains Why Trump Won’t Build a Wall, and Talks About Special #5

Fans of comedy don’t need much persuading to watch a new Bill Burr special. Burr is at the top of his game right now, undoubtedly one […]
December 28, 2016

The Comedy Special That Just Made Seeso a Major Player Comes Out This Week

Just last week we posted a list of innovators changing the game in comedy, and just a few days ago we posted the ten best comedy […]
December 22, 2016

Nick Thune’s Epic 25 Minute Dog-Eats-Weed Story That Opens His New Special Has a Tragic Backstory

Comedian and actor Nick Thune has appeared on The Tonight Show 10 times, Conan 2 times, and Late Night 1 time. He performs comedy to sold […]
December 14, 2016

The Hippest and Hottest Holiday Party in Town Coming to IFC

Earlier this month, Joe’s Pub in New York City hosted the hippest holiday party in town. The legendary club was packed to the limits as lucky […]
December 7, 2016

Tom Papa’s Human Mule: Optimistic, Positive, With an Undercurrent That Things Are Wrong

Tom Papa has more than 20 years behind him in his career as a stand up comedian, and his experience, confidence, and skills are very visible […]
November 29, 2016

T.J. Miller Asks For Help Saving A Chicago Comedy Treasure

No, it’s not Second City, they’re doing fine. But there is another Chicago institution that is in trouble and needs your help– the Lincoln Lodge. The Lincoln […]
November 29, 2016

What Lorne Michaels Can Learn From Michael Che’s New Hour Special

Lorne Michaels has probably watched and enjoyed Michael Che’s debut hour special. After all, he hired Che, put his faith in him to carry half of […]
November 28, 2016

Kathleen Madigan Has a Killer New Hour Special, With Zero Trump or Kardashian Jokes

Kathleen Madigan is one of the funniest people on the planet, without any qualification.  She can write her ass off, her delivery is one of the […]
November 5, 2016

How the Essential Comedy of Barry Crimmins Made Its Way to Lawrence Kansas

Barry Crimmins just released his first hour special, Barry Crimmins: Whatever Threatens You, and its well worth the wait. The special is excellent, surely one of the […]
October 31, 2016

This Year Best Halloween Costumes Were at NYC’s Schtick or Treat

Last Thursday, New York’s next wave of great comics came out to participate in an event that has been the talk of the comedy community every […]
October 23, 2016

Joe Rogan: This Is Going To Get Really Weird

Joe Rogan has found success in so many formats– film, television, commentary for UFC and one of the most listened to and talked about podcasts in […]
October 21, 2016

Wanda Sykes: Anytime I Have to Ask Myself, is it Wrong? I Know I’m on to Something

Wanda Sykes’ brand new special, What Happened…Ms Sykes? debuts tonight on EPIX, and get ready because Sykes comes out swinging. First off all, nobody can use the […]
October 20, 2016

The Defiant Thomas Brothers Are Back and Killing it at Chicago’s 773

Talking Shop With Chicago’s Most Outrageous Comedy Duo, Seth and Paul Thomas The Defiant Thomas Brothers are bringing their no-limits comedy to Chicago’s Stage 773 every […]