September 24, 2017

“Boston Doesn’t F*ck Around With Comedy” Robert Kelly and Barry Crimmins Accept Awards at Boston Comedy Fest

“Boston doesn’t fuck around with comedy,” Comedian of the Year and Medford native Robert Kelly said while receiving his honor from the Boston Comedy Festival, also […]
November 14, 2016

Wanda Sykes Booed, Nick DiPaolo Takes Heat Too; Post Election Divisiveness Gets Ugly at Boston Charity Show

Wanda Sykes drew loud boos from her hometown crowd Saturday night at the TD Garden, and Boston great Nick DiPaolo is taking heat now on social […]
October 23, 2016

Louis CK Gives Huge Love and Respect to Barry Crimmins, and Releases His First Hour Special

This past summer, Louis C.K. teamed up with friend and fellow comic Barry Crimmins, producing and directing Crimmins’ first hour special, Whatever Threatens You. Since then, […]
October 5, 2016

Dane Cook Never Stole Jokes: An Insider Looks at the Most Famous Joke Theft Allegations in Modern Comedy: Dane Cook, Amy Schumer, Denis Leary and Carlos Mencia

Comedy Dynamics President Brian Volk-Weiss Talks About Joke Theft and Plagiarism Brian Volk-Weiss is the President of Comedy Dynamics, the largest independent producer and distributor of recorded […]
September 10, 2016

FX Cancels Comedy Series After Two Seasons

Disappointing news, we won’t be seeing a season three for FX’s Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll. The series was widely regarded as the best of the three rock themed series […]
July 31, 2015

Jon Stewart Announces His Last Guests

Last night on The Daily Show, Jon Stewart closed the show by announcing his guests for his final week of shows.
July 15, 2015

The Official Trailer for “Call Me Lucky” Directed by Bobcat Goldthwait is Here

We've been following the journey of Call Me Lucky since before it premiered at Sundance. We're big fans of Barry Crimmins who is the subject of the documentary, and its no stretch for us to say that Bobcat Goldthwait is one of the best directors working today.
July 13, 2015

Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll’s Dennis Leary Wants Some Big Rockers For Season 2

Dennis Leary must be pretty confident about his new FX series Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll because he's already thinking about a second season.
June 17, 2015

College Now Lets Students Major In Comedy

Emerson College, an acclaimed performing arts college in Boston, Mass, has announced that starting in 2016, students can earn a degree in comedy.
June 10, 2015

Denis Leary Jane Lynch Separated at Birth

Denis Leary has a new show about to debut, "Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll" on FX Networks where he plays an aging rock star.  Last night on The Tonight Show he made it very clear that it's no fun to dress like a rock star, which sounds crazy.  
June 9, 2015

Comedians on Late Night Tuesday June 9: Jerry Seinfeld Molly Shannon and More

It’s Tuesday.  Generally not an exciting day.  Maybe some Late Night well help. Here’s whats happening Tuesday Night: Molly Shannon on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon […]
April 27, 2015

Go Behind The Music Of “Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll” In New Clips From FX

In these new clips from FX, we find out more about the history of the band in the comedy, "Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll" starring Denis Leary.
April 8, 2015

Denis Leary And The Heathens Perform “Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll”

Ladies and gentlemen, The Heathens!
March 19, 2015

Patrice O’Neal Documentary Director Plans To Cover Everything, Yes Even Brazil

Plans for a documentary to honor one of the truest voices in comedy have been announced.
February 12, 2015

Nick DiPaolo Killing It In His New Special

If you’re really into comedy, you know Nick DiPaolo is one of the products of Boston’s comedy boom and part of the pantheon of guys from the "The Table" at The Comedy Cellar who became household names through shows like Tough Crowd and The Comedy Central Roasts. But plenty of folks also know him from his former radio show with Artie Lange, his current podcast, as one of the guys playing poker on Louie, and, of course, from his long and successful stand-up career.
January 9, 2015

Robert Kelly, It’s His Time

Robert Kelly is already having an amazing 2015. His brand new comedy hour, Robert Kelly: Live at the Village Underground debuts Friday at 12 am et on Comedy Central, and he's incredibly proud of the special, which he produced on his terms. He's also shot the new Denis Leary FX series, Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll which is set to premiere this summer. And just last spring he had an unforgettable guest role on Louis CK's Louie. His podcast, You Know What Dude is a huge hit on RiotCast.com. After 25 years of working at it, it's all coming together for Kelly.
August 27, 2014

FX Picks Up Zach Galifianakis-Louis CK Comedy Series

FX has ordered the new half hour comedy series, Baskets, co-created by Zach Galifianakis, Louis CK, and Jonathan Krisel.
August 26, 2014

Robert Kelly Talks Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll On The Anthony Cumia Show

Comedian Robert Kelly recently talked about his new TV series, new special and new love, learning to drum.
July 30, 2014

Comedians Who Wanted to Rock, and Got Their Big Chance

Dave Chappelle once said every comedian wants to be a musician and all musicians think they're funny. Here are 10 comedians who wanted to be singers, and gave it their best shot.
July 1, 2014

FX Picks Up Denis Leary’s “Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll”

Denis Leary is returning to television two years after his series "Rescue Me" ended and he's coming back to FX.
March 17, 2014

Robert Kelly Cast In New Denis Leary Pilot

Comedian Robert Kelly has been cast in Denis Leary’s new pilot for FX Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll.