March 19, 2019

Patrice O’Neal: A Life In Comedy Audio Doc Premieres This Friday Along With a Rare Patrice Audio Recording

  An audio documentary honoring Patrice O’Neal will debut this Friday on SiriusXM satellite radio’s Faction Talk Channel.  The documentary, which is hosted by Ron Bennington, […]
March 4, 2019

Skankfest Announces Line Up and Ticket Sales

Three day all access badges and single day passes are now on sale for Skankfest 2019. The 4th annual, 3 day event is more of a […]
February 14, 2019

Robert Kelly and Rich Vos Will Sit Down With Ron Bennington to Talk About Offensive Comedy and The New Sensitivity

Monday February 25th at 7pm, SiriusXM’s Ron Bennington will sit down with Robert Kelly and Rich Vos to talk about the biggest and most important topic […]
February 12, 2019

Crank Yankers is Coming Back! Yaay!

The return of Crank Yankers may be the best revival news we’ve heard in years. Forget Roseanne, forget Murphy Brown this is the one to watch.  […]
February 3, 2019

The Funniest People on the Planet Make The Funniest Predictions in the Universe for Football’s Biggest Game of the Year: 2019 Edition: Los Angeles Rams vs New England Patriots

Once again we teamed up with SiriusXM’s Bennington show for Super Bowl Sunday to guarantee we are delivering the best comedy coverage of the biggest sports […]
January 3, 2019

2018 Comedy Awards! Here Are Your Winners (As Voted For By You!) For the Fifth Annual Comedy Awards

Best of Everything in Comedy 2018 as Chosen by You Before we start talking about 2019, it’s time to close out this year’s Best of Everything […]
January 1, 2019

The Comedians Call It! 51 Great Comics Tell Us Who Will Be the Next Big Thing in 2019

All month we’ve written about the very best in comedy in 2018, and it’s time to move on already!  What matters now, who is going to […]
December 22, 2018

Ten Best Books Authored By a Comedian in 2018. Vote for #1

Comedians no longer are satisfied to just perform on stage- they have to constantly be doing side projects. Host podcasts, get a gig on tv, perform […]
November 29, 2018

Remembering the Greatness of Patrice O’Neal

Reprinted from its original publication date of November 29, 2014. Four years ago Andrew Fargnoli and Earl Douglas put together the perfect Patrice O’Neal primer. Every […]
November 22, 2018

SiriusXM’s Bennington Show Thanksgiving All Star Comedy Show is Full of Surprises! See the Photos!

Listen to the world premiere broadcast of the Bennington Family Thanksgiving Show today on SiriusXM Faction Talk 103 from 2pm until 5pm, and then again on […]
October 15, 2018

5th Annual Bennington Thanksgiving Show Will Be Another Comedy Super Show

We are excited to announce we are working with SiriusXM to produce this year’s Bennington Family Thanksgiving Show at the Hard Rock Cafe in New York […]
July 16, 2018

Comedy Stars Grace The Red Carpet at Comedy Central’s Roast of Bruce Willis!! And We Were There!

It’s a very special edition of Notes From a Comedy Junkie as our own Sara Dahms flew out to Los Angeles to cover the red carpet […]
June 4, 2018

The Rich Vos Roast is Coming!!! Watch the Trailer!

We called the Rich Vos Roast the comedy event of the year and yet most of you (and even a few of us) missed it. Taped […]
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 […]
February 26, 2018

Jim Florentine’s Son Opens For Him at Book Release Party, Impractical Joker “Q” Does Q&A at Friars Club, Corinne Fisher Shares Her Experience With Bill Burr And Seinfeld, and Some Editorial Thoughts About Dressing Respectfully

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 3, 2018

The Funniest People on the Planet Make The Funniest Predictions in the Universe for Football’s Biggest Game of the Year: 2018 Edition: Philadelphia Eagles vs New England Patriots

As we do every year, we teamed up with SiriusXM’s Bennington show for Super Bowl Sunday to guarantee we are delivering the best comedy coverage of […]
February 1, 2018

Being a Dad Changed Aaron Berg’s Comedy: Here’s How

The first Monday of a new month is on the horizon and with it comes our next Comedy Records Showcase! Once again we’ll present some of […]
January 22, 2018

Jersey City Has a New Room, An Ex Comic Has Style Advice For Comedians, Plus News From Ian Fidance, 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 […]
December 31, 2017

The Comedians Call It! 45 Great Comics Tell Us Who Will Be the Next Big Thing in 2018

All month we’ve written about the very best in comedy in 2017, and it’s time to move on already!  What matters now, who is going to […]
December 28, 2017

Guide to NYC Live Comedy This Week: December 28 – January 3

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 11, 2017

Tiffany Haddish Headlines Carolines, Big Jay’s Big Birthday Bash, Chris Rock Hits Up MSG, the Last Melting Pot 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 […]
December 6, 2017

Guide to NYC Live Comedy This Week: December 7 – December 13

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 […]
November 23, 2017

SiriusXM’s Bennington Show Throws Massive Comedy Bash in Times Square! See the Photos!

Listen to the world premiere broadcast of the Bennington Family Thanksgiving Show today on SiriusXM 99 from noon until 3, and then again on Friday, same […]
November 9, 2017

New York’s Favorite Comedians Immortalized in Portrait Series To Benefit ADHD Research and Treatment

Wednesday night at the chic Public Hotel in NYC’s Lower East Side comedians and industry packed into a 17th floor exhibition space to drink cocktails, and […]
October 26, 2017

Guide to NYC Live Comedy Shows This Week: October 26 – November 1, 2017

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 […]
September 14, 2017

Guide to NYC Live Comedy Shows This Week: September 14 – September 20, 2017

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 […]
September 7, 2017

Guide to NYC Live Comedy Shows This Week: September 7 – September 13, 2017

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 […]