Joe moved from Western PA to New York City to pursue comedy in 2006 and quickly became accepted at New York’s Comic Strip Live, Stand Up New York, and Carolines on Broadway. Machi has now become a staple in New York Comedy Clubs and alt comedy shows, and he’s a regular on SiriusXM’s The Ron and Fez Show. You can catch Joe every Sunday at Caroline’s doing The Sam and Joe Show live. His invitationals set aired on the first week of Last Comic Standing and was the only comic to trend on twitter above the Last Comic Standing hashtag.
Heard during his LCS set: “Have you guys ever noticed that black people……and white people are the same. Cause if you haven’t, you are a racist.” Don’t ask him his bank card password.
What the Judges Said: Roseanne: “You’re shit is next level shit. It’s good.” Keenan: “The writing was so smart, so clever, so unpredictable, that you might as well been running up and down the stage.” Russell: “You finished the biggest I’ve seen so far.”