September 27, 2016

Brian Regan Announces Spring 2017 Tour Dates

  One of comedy’s most lauded performers, Brian Regan, has announced that he will be embarking on a 37-city tour across the U.S. this spring. Regan’s […]
September 21, 2016

Live Comedy Shows in New York City This Week: September 22 – 28, 2016

Live Comedy in New York City This Week: New York features some of the best live comedy in the world every single night. Christine Marie Evans […]
September 16, 2016

Hannibal Buress, Marc Maron, and More in New Comedy Series, ‘Easy.’ Watch the Trailer

Early Wednesday afternoon, Netflix released a trailer for its new comedy series, Easy. Written by Joe Swanberg (Happy Christmas, Drinking Buddies), this anthology series follows a […]
September 7, 2016

Why TV Needs a Tough Crowd

It’s been 11 years, 10 months, and 3 days since Tough Crowd with Colin Quinn was placed on “indefinite hiatus,” and the comedic world has desperately […]
September 1, 2016

Live Comedy Shows in New York City This Week: September 1 – 7, 2016

New York features some of the best live comedy in the world every single night. Christine Marie Evans and Emily Cohen curate a list every week of […]
August 28, 2016

The 5: Five Times RuPaul Has Been a Comedic Genius

Matt Rogers and Bowen Yang are your culture consultants on the brand new Las Culturistas podcast that discusses Art, fashion, music, and MERCH. Rule Number 278 of […]
August 24, 2016

W. Kamau Bell Album Coming in September

2016 has turned out to be quite a year for W. Kamau Bell. The critically acclaimed socio-political comedian just announced that his Showtime special Semi-Prominent Negro […]
August 22, 2016

Who is On Late Night Tonight in Comedy: Week of August 22, 2016

Who’s on Late Night Tonight in Comedy? The Olympics are over, and Late Night is BACK!  Lots of comedy this week, but Comedy Central is taking […]
August 17, 2016

New York Live Comedy Listings for August 18 – 24

New York features some of the best live comedy in the world every single night. Christine Marie Evans and Emily Cohen curate a list every week of […]
August 11, 2016

Sam Kinison: A Life in Comedy Looks Back on an Explosive Career that Pushed the Boundaries of Stand Up

Sam Kinison changed comedy.  Although his contributions to comedy were of a different tenor than George Carlin, or Richard Pryor, or Bill Hicks, there isn’t a […]
August 8, 2016

Patton Oswalt, Tracy Morgan, T.J. Miller, Bridget Everett, More to Headline New York Comedy Festival

It feels like the New York Comedy Festival is getting better and better every year, and the just released list of some of the headliners who […]
July 21, 2016

New York Live Comedy Listings for July 21 – July 27, 2016

New York Live Comedy listings for the week of July 21 – July 27, 2016.  Curated by Christine Marie Evans and Emily Cohen. Scroll down to […]
July 14, 2016

New York Live Comedy Listings for July 14 – July 20, 2016

New York Live Comedy listings for the week of July 14 – July 20, 2016.  Curated by Christine Marie Evans and Emily Cohen. Scroll down to […]
June 8, 2016

Wiz Khalifa Stole Marc Maron’s Dressing Room

June 8th marked Marc Maron’s return to “The Late Late Show with James Corden” but only his first show having a dressing room.
June 6, 2016

Who’s on Late Night Tonight in Comedy: Week of June 7, 2016

Who’s on Late Night Tonight in Comedy? Here’s your guide to comedians hitting up the late night talk shows for this week, June 7 , 2016.  Everyone’s […]
May 30, 2016

Who’s on Late Night Tonight in Comedy: Week of May 30, 2016

Who’s on Late Night Tonight in Comedy? Here’s your guide to comedians hitting up the late night talk shows for this week, May 30, 2016.  Everyone’s […]
May 24, 2016

Obama Adds To His “Hipster Street Cred”

Marc Maron, Between Two Ferns and now Parts Unknown. Is there anything Obama won't do to please the hipster demo? Why don't you grow grow a handle bar mustache and ride around Williamsburg on an old timey bicycle.
May 19, 2016

New York Live Comedy Show Listings: May 19 – May 25, 2016

New York Live Comedy listings for the week of May 19- May 25, 2016.  Curated by Christine Marie Evans and Emily Cohen. Scroll down to submit your […]
May 18, 2016

Line-Up for ‘This Is Not Happening’ S3 Announced

Earlier today, Comedy Central announced a huge chunk of the line-up for the third season of Ari Shaffir’s This Is Not Happening, and big surprise: it’s absolutely full of killers
May 16, 2016

Who’s on Late Night Tonight in Comedy: Week of May 16, 2016

Who’s on Late Night Tonight in Comedy? Here’s your guide to comedians hitting up the late night talk shows for this week, May 16, 2016.  Conan […]
May 9, 2016

Who’s on Late Night Tonight in Comedy: Week of May 9, 2016

Who’s on Late Night Tonight in Comedy? Here’s your guide to comedians hitting up the late night talk shows for this week, May 9, 2016.  Everyone […]
May 2, 2016

Who’s on Late Night Tonight in Comedy: Week of May 2, 2016

Who’s on Late Night Tonight in Comedy? Here’s your guide to comedians hitting up the late night talk shows for this week, May 2, 2016.  Everyone is […]
March 26, 2016

Greg Giraldo Biography Coming Later This Year

Comedy enthusiasts Matt Balaker and Wayne Jones have launched a website for their upcoming biography of the late, legendary comic Greg Giraldo. The as-yet untitled book has been a work in progress since Balaker launched a Kickstarter campaign to raise money for the project in September of 2015. The writer hit his $3,000 goal within two weeks of creating the Kickstarter page, and has spent the time since then collecting photos of the comedian and interviewing his friends, family, and comedy peers.
March 20, 2016

Obama Continues Comedy Tour in Cuba

Either President Obama really loves comedy or someone on his team seems to think appearing in comedy programming is great for his image.
December 28, 2015

David Spade Calls Obama “Thirsty”

David Spade told TMZ that he thought the President was coming off a little "thirsty" for attention because of how much he and his wife appear on reality TV.
December 22, 2015

Obama is a Comedian Now

The next guest on the new season of Jerry Seinfeld's Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee is President Obama. This will be Obama's third time guesting on a comedy show but his first time appearing on a show that only has comedians as guests. He previously appeared on Between Two Ferns and Marc Maron's WTF.
December 19, 2015

The Clubs Speak! The Best Stand Up Comedy Moments of 2015! (As Decided by the Club Owners, Bookers and People Who Produce Comedy)

Over the next two weeks, you’ll see all of our picks for the greatest comedy releases and greatest moments in comedy of 2015. But if you want to know what really happened in comedy in 2015, you have to go to the source- the comedy clubs.