July 16, 2018

The Best of Skankfest! Inside the Tough Crowd Reunion! Dice Returns! And News From Phoebe Robinson, Lisa Lampanelli, Erik Bergstrom and More

Jeffrey Gurian is a writer and comedian in New York who loves to Jump Around. Follow his regular column right here, to find out what’s happening […]
July 15, 2018

Skankfest Descends on Brooklyn: Here’s Some of the Day 1 Highlights

Skankfest 2018 is officially underway in New York City and a massive crowd of black tshirt wearing, pot smoking, edible eating, tattooed, gigantic comedy fans have […]
July 9, 2018

Rich Vos at Gotham, Roseanne Barr’s New Podcast, and Some Updates From Allan Havey

Jeffrey Gurian is a writer and comedian in New York who loves to Jump Around. Follow his regular column right here, to find out what’s happening […]
June 4, 2018

New York Stage Shutting Down After Being an Important Comedy Home for Six Years

After six years of showcasing some of the biggest names in comedy and helping to usher in the next generation of comedy performers, an iconic stage […]
June 1, 2018

Artie Lange Sentenced

After a December guilty plea followed by a series of delays, rehab stints, relapses, and recovery runs, Artie Lange was finally sentenced in Newark Superior Court […]
May 28, 2018

Summer Reading List 2018! Featuring 42 Comedy and Other Books

It’s time again for our annual summer reading list! 42 book recommendations to keep you busy on the road this summer whether you spend your free […]
May 24, 2018

Anthony Cumia Announces the Title of His Autobiography; Says It’s Almost Done

Anthony Cumia, host of the Anthony Cumia Show on his own Compound Media Network, former co-host of the Opie and Anthony Show and the Artie and […]
May 14, 2018

Artie Out! Lange Leaves the Artie and Anthony Show

Compound Media’s Keith Maresca released the news today that the Artie and Anthony Show is ending. Artie Lange will be leaving the show, effective immediately. The […]
May 14, 2018

A Visit to the Compound, Aaron Berg Scores a Major Film Role, Derek Gaines Announces Goodlum, Robby Slowik’s Last Minute Conan, Confrontational Comedy and More

Jeffrey Gurian is a writer and comedian in New York who loves to Jump Around. Follow his regular column right here, to find out what’s happening […]
May 7, 2018

Sam Morril’s Got a Special Coming Out, Stand Up New York’s New Pop Up, and Guess Which Web Series Now Has an Official Sandwich

Jeffrey Gurian is a writer and comedian in New York who loves to Jump Around. Follow his regular column right here, to find out what’s happening […]
March 12, 2018

Ari Shaffir Ruins Skankfest 2018 Announcement

Skankfest Dates Announced! Luis J. Gomez has announced the dates and venue for Skankfest 2018 in a big exciting media blast planned for midnight on Sunday […]
March 2, 2018

Jeff Ross Talks Season Two’s Roast Battle Finale From the Set of HBO’s Crashing

In Season Two, HBO’s Crashing has moved way past Pete Holmes’ failed marriage and open mic appearances. Throughout this season we’ve watched Pete make his way […]
February 19, 2018

Nikki Glaser Gets Ready to Start Morning Radio, Yamaneika on The Chew, Artie Lange Returns to The Stand and More

Jeffrey Gurian is a writer and comedian in New York who loves to Jump Around. Follow his regular column right here, to find out what’s happening […]
February 16, 2018

Comedians Predict the NBA All Star Competitions

It’s NBA All Star Weekend! This year Los Angeles will host the leagues top players, coaches and of course, inflatable mascots. While the game itself is […]
February 9, 2018

Robert Kelly, Brad Williams Return To The Nasty Show at Just For Laughs This Year

Just for Laughs has some big annual traditions that comedy fans look forward to every year, but none bigger than The Nasty Show. For 26 years […]
January 15, 2018

Impractical Jokers at Carolines, Big Stars Join Together for Comedy Get Down, You’ll Never Guess Who’s Got a Book Coming Out and Holiday Parties Galore! #TheFoodWasGreat

Jeffrey Gurian is a writer and comedian in New York who loves to Jump Around. Follow his regular column right here, to find out what’s happening […]
January 13, 2018

Pete Holmes Discusses Artie Lange’s Struggle With Addiction on the Set of Crashing, While His Character Dealt With Addiction on Screen

Today Artie Lange tweeted that he’s out of rehab, clean and sober for 32 days and says he’s taking things one day at a time. He […]
January 11, 2018

The Filtered Excellence: January 11, 2017

Bob Geldof once asked us, “Where is the filtered excellence!?” It’s right here. Once a week we take a break from comedy to bring you this week’s […]
January 8, 2018

What’s Happening in NYC Clubs This Week! NY Comics Huddle for Warmth

Jeffrey Gurian is a writer and comedian in New York who loves to Jump Around. Follow his regular column right here, to find out what’s happening […]
January 4, 2018

Guide to NYC Live Comedy This Week: January 4 – 10, 2018

Live Comedy in New York City This Week: New York features some of the best live comedy in the world every single night, from Manhattan to […]
December 25, 2017

Jeffrey Gurian Looks Back at Comedy in 2017

Well it’s become something of a tradition for me to do my year end round up of the most special events I covered, and sometimes was […]
December 24, 2017

The 2017 Catty “Everyone is Gossiping About You Behind Your Back” Awards

It’s a TMZ world, and Gossip, Scandals and Controversies are everyone’s favorite part of the news in 2017. People can’t get enough of celebrity gossip, fights, drunken […]
December 22, 2017

Don Rickles Documentary Debuting on SiriusXM Along With Week Long Tribute, “Happy Holidays Dummy”

SiriusXM announced a special tribute to the legendary comedian Don Rickles this Christmas. The tribute will include the premiere of a brand new documentary about the […]
December 21, 2017

The Official Unofficial Comedy Timeline of 2017

A lot happened in comedy news in 2017- a lot of the news was bad with some hard hitting deaths, and some disturbing career deaths but […]
December 18, 2017

Top Ten Comedy Television Series in 2017; Vote for #1

Television continues to be tremendous in series that are specifically designed to be comedies as well as dramatic series that have strong comedy elements and players […]
December 18, 2017

Judd Apatow, Colin Quinn and Tom Papa Plus Inside New York Comedy Club’s Holiday Party and More This Week in the NY Clubs!

Jeffrey Gurian is a writer and comedian in New York who loves to Jump Around. Follow his regular column right here, to find out what’s happening […]
December 15, 2017

The Clubs Speak! The Best Stand Up Comedy Moments of 2017! (As Decided by the Country’s Best Club Owners, Bookers and Producers)

The Best Comedy Clubs and Producers in the Country Share Their Best In Comedy 2017 It’s our fourth annual look at the greatest comedy moments all […]