November 30, 2015

Comedians on Late Night TV: Week of November 30, 2015

Everyone’s back from the long Thanksgiving holiday– well, almost everyone– and there’s plenty to talk about in Late Night this week. Here’s your guide to comedians […]
October 12, 2015

Bobcat Headlines Gotham, Steve Marden Wins, A Management Change and More News From the New York Comedy 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 in comedy, and who Jeffrey Gurian ran into this week in and around New York. This week, Jeffrey stopped at Gotham, New York Comedy Club, QED, The Stand, Creek and the Cave and more!
September 23, 2015

Brian Regan’s On an Exhausting But Amazing Whirlwind Press Run AND Announcing New Tour Dates!

If you love Brian Regan, this is your lucky week.
September 17, 2015

The Countdown to Brian Regan Live is On

“Brian Regan: Live From Radio City Music Hall” is happening and the big night is only nine days away. Whether you have tickets to attend the monumental […]
September 17, 2015

The Filtered Excellence: September 17, 2015

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 weeks […]
September 16, 2015

Steve Rannazzisi, Star of FX Show ‘The League’ Admits He Lied About 9/11 Story

Steve Rannazzisi, who plays Kevin MacArthur on The League, has admitted he lied about being in the South Tower on 9/11.
August 14, 2015

Jim Norton Counted Down the Top 50 Stand Up Comics As Voted by SiriusXM Listeners

On Thursday SiriusXM launched a new comedy channel called Comedy Greats that will play the legends of comedy around the clock.  For their big launch event, Comedian […]
August 12, 2015

Marc Maron Talks About Podcasting With the President

Last night on the Late Late Show, Marc Maron recapped his experience of having the President of the United States come to hang out in his garage. Fix your bathroom Marc. The President of the United States isn't the only one who likes to pee alone.
August 6, 2015

The Filtered Excellence: August 6, 2015

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 weeks picks of the best things to watch, the most interesting things to do, great things to try, the best picks to read, our favorite things to listen to and more
July 24, 2015

EPIX Will Air Marc Maron Hour Special

A Marc Maron one hour special will air on the EPIX channel. The hour was filmed at the Vic Theater in Chicago earlier this year and will mark the first time Maron has aired a televised special in over 20 years, THR reports.
July 15, 2015

President Wants Us To Stop Telling Prison Rape Jokes

President Wants Us To Stop Telling Prison Rape Jokes
June 22, 2015

Obama Uses N-Word, Discusses Societal Racism On WTF with Marc Maron

Today, Marc Maron released the episode of his podcast where he spoke with President Barack Obama. The interview, which was conducted Friday, occurred less than two days after the deadly shootings in Charleston, South Carolina, where a 21-year-old white man influenced by white supremacist organizations shot and killed nine black people in a historically African-American church.
June 21, 2015

Marc Maron Talked To Barack Obama: Here’s A Preview

Maron spoke with The New York Times shortly after the interview concluded. He recapped how the interview came together, how he prepared, and how he felt the conversation went.
June 18, 2015

Barack Obama To Appear On WTF with Marc Maron

With over 600 episodes of his bi-weekly podcast, WTF, Marc Maron has interviewed hundreds of comedians and other entertainers from the confines of his garage. Now, he'll be talking to POTUS from that same garage.
June 10, 2015

Check Out The Trailer For Judd Apatow’s New Book

In 1983, a teenage Judd Apatow began interviewing stand-up comedians on their process. Now one of the most influential figures in comedy, Apatow continues to talk to comedians and their process. His new book, Sick In The Head: Conversations About Life and Comedy.
June 9, 2015

Want to Know Where Marc Maron Masturbates? Just Watch Conan

Last night on Conan, Marc Maron was sitting in the guest chair. They talked about the drought which of course led to conversation about where Marc Maron masturbates. Makes total sense. Conan seems shocked, but Maron says "it's happening and no one wants to talk about it!"
June 8, 2015

Ari Shaffir Gets Second Season on Comedy Central

Congratulations are in order for Ari Shaffir. He is getting a second season at Comedy Central for his amazing storytelling series “This Is Not Happening.”
May 12, 2015

Kenan Thompson Returning To SNL Next Season

NBC confirmed that Kenan Thompson – the longest-tenured current cast member of Saturday Night Live – is set to return to the network's legendary sketch comedy program next season. The upcoming season will mark the 41st for SNL and the 13th season for Thompson as part of the cast.
May 12, 2015

‘Silicon Valley’ Star Apologizes for Calling Philly Racist

According to Philly.com, 'Silicon Valley's Zach Woods wants the City of Philadelphia to know he is sorry for some statements he made about the city of Brotherly Love on Marc Maron's podcast last week.
May 11, 2015

Louis C.K. Inspires a Jeff Garlin Confession, Dave Attell is Filming, A Comedy Milestone for Derek Gaines and News From Kaytlin Bailey 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 in comedy, and who Jeffrey Gurian ran into this week in and around New York. This week, Jeffrey reports from The Cellar, Gotham Comedy, Carolines and The Stairs.
April 26, 2015

Heavy Hitters Pack Dr. Katz Live at Moontower as Maron, Pepitone, Phillips, Irrera and Barry Get on the Couch

Dr Katz Live at Moontower Comedy Festival was equally cool, bringing the therapy session segments - part improv game, part late night talk show appearance, part actual therapy - to Austin, minus the Squigglevision. It was also an easy way to catch a bunch of heavy hitters all on one show.
April 21, 2015

Moontower Preview: Jonathan Katz, Still Finding Comedy in Odd Places (Interview)

He has a substandard poodle, he owns the domain name patheticmen.com, his groupies are middle aged jewish couples who invite him over for soup, he likes to find comedy in odd places, and he is celebrating the 20th Anniversary of his show, Dr. Katz, Professional Therapist. The "he" in question, of course is stand up comedian Jonathan Katz.
April 9, 2015

Moontower Comedy Festival Must See Shows of 2015

MOONTOWER COMEDY & ODDITIES FESTIVAL is coming up this month, and once again its shaping up to be one of the best festivals of the year. Moontower, more than any other festival has the feeling of comedy summer camp. The venues are all close enough to walk to, the weather is pretty stunning, and there's great food all around you-- including some of the best bbq in the country. Plus there are parties every night, a giant Ping Pong tournament and walk in access to dozens of events, all with the company of somewhere around 100 of the country's funniest comedians
April 1, 2015

VICE Looks At Mitch Hedberg’s Legacy 10 Years After His Death

It was 10 years ago this week that the comedy world lost Mitch Hedberg.
March 27, 2015

Humble Bundle Comedy Flash Sale Happening Now

Attention comedy shoppers! There's a flash sale going on at HumbleBundle.com!
March 24, 2015

Maron Season Three Brings Huge List of Comedy Regulars and Guest Stars

It's pretty well known that Marc Maron has issues.
March 13, 2015

Watch the Trailer for Kevin Pollak’s Misery Loves Comedy

Kevin Pollak has been doing stand up since he was a kid.