November 20, 2018

Who is On Late Night Tonight in Comedy: Week of November 19, 2018

The holiday season is underway, and Jimmy Kimmel kicking them off on Monday with the Jimmy Kimmel Live 4th annual (RED) Benefit Show on ABC.
November 17, 2018

Who is Hosting Saturday Night Live Tonight: November 17, 2018

After a decade, Steve Carell returns to SNL to host tonight's Thanksgiving episode of Saturday Night Live!
November 14, 2018

Jerry Seinfeld Took Ricky Gervais Out for Chocolate Babka

In a schticky sweet moment grabbed straight off the pages of a Seinfeld script, Jerry Seinfeld was spotted grabbing a chocolate babka when he took Ricky […]
November 12, 2018

Who is On Late Night Tonight in Comedy: Week of November 12, 2018

It's another great week of late night comedy ahead of us. The elections are over, unless of course you live in Florida, and now it's time to head towards the holiday season.
October 17, 2018

Ricky Gervais, Ron Bennington and Jim Norton Performing Private Stand Up Event Just for SiriusXM Subscribers

Finally, SiriusXM is doing for comedy what it has been doing for music- creating incredible exclusive concert events. The satellite radio company has been putting on […]
October 5, 2018

Ricky Gervais Doesn’t Care If You’re Offended By His Jokes: “I want to take the audience by the hand and take them through a scary forest.”

Ricky Gervais doesn’t care if his jokes offend you. He shared this sentiment in front of a packed house during his first appearance ever at New […]
October 1, 2018

Ellie Kemper Joining Ron Bennington In Conversation at SiriusXM; Here’s How to Get Tickets (They’re Free!)

Actress, comedian, and award-winning tv star Ellie Kemper is going to be the next guest to sit in the chair opposite SiriusXM host Ron Bennington. Kemper […]
October 1, 2018

Who is On Late Night Tonight in Comedy: Week of October 1, 2018

Welcome to October in late night. The weather is starting to cool off, the leaves are changing and scary Jack-o-Lanterns seem to be everywhere already.
September 24, 2018

Who is On Late Night Tonight in Comedy: Week of September 24, 2018

Welcome to this week in late night comedy. If you're a fan of musical comedy (and who's not?,) this week in late night starts off on a great note on the Late Show with Stephen Colbert.
September 19, 2018

An Evening With Ricky Gervais With Host Ron Bennington Coming to Village Underground and You Can Request Tickets Right Here

Ricky Gervais is going to be the next guest that sits down with critically acclaimed interviewer Ron Bennington for his ongoing SiriusXM talk series! Gervais will […]
September 13, 2018

NY Comedy Fest Will Open With the 12th Annual Stand Up For Heroes Celebrity Studded Super Show

Top comedians and musical artists will unite for the 12th annual Stand Up for Heroes (SUFH) event at the Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden, Monday, […]
July 29, 2018

Andy Kindler Skewers Chris Hardwick, Louis C.K., Netflix, Jeremy Piven, Ricky Gervais and Trump in His Best “State of the Industry” Yet

  2018 has been terrible year for humanity, but a great year for Andy Kindler’s annual “State of Comedy” speech at Just for Laughs in Montreal, […]
June 19, 2018

Talking With Hunter Collins About Stand Up vs Sketch: It’s Vampires and Lycans

One of Canada’s most gifted, young comedians topped the iTunes Comedy Charts last Friday (June 15) with the release of his sophomore album, Nincom2oop. Hunter Collins […]
May 9, 2018

Ricky Gervais Gets Selfish For Netflix

Coming Soon! A new Ricky Gervais series! Netflix has ordered a new dark comedy series from Ricky Gervais starring the comedy super star as a man […]
April 4, 2018

Vito Calise Reviews: Louie Anderson Big Underwear

Our newest columnist, Vito Calise, is taking on the huge task of reviewing all the comedy specials he can see. You know him from SiriusXM’s Bennington […]
March 26, 2018

Who is On Late Night Tonight in Comedy: Week of March 26, 2018

Here are your late night comedy listings for this week. It's a guide to all the funny people appearing on the late night talk shows tonight and over the course of the next 5 days.
March 21, 2018

Notes From a Comedy Junkie: March in Chicago with Big Jay, the Return of Matteo Lane, a Fond Farewell and a Great Beginning

  Sara Dahms is a comedy superfan who even goes so far as to call herself a comedy nerd. Raised on National Lampoon, John Hughes, Gene Wilder, […]
March 19, 2018

Who is On Late Night Tonight in Comedy: Week of March 19, 2018

Did you get your brackets busted our the weekend? It's hard to tell if that sounds like a good thing or a bad thing.
March 13, 2018

Vito Calise Reviews: Ricky Gervais Humanity

Our newest columnist, Vito Calise, is taking on the huge task of reviewing all the comedy specials he can see. You know him from SiriusXM’s Bennington […]
March 13, 2018

Who is On Late Night Tonight in Comedy: Week of March 12, 2018

We're looking at a great week for comedy in late night this week, highlighted by performances and appearances by some of our favorite stand ups.
March 1, 2018

Ricky Gervais Has No Time for Humility (or Humanity) in the Trailer for His New Netflix Special

Ricky Gervais kicks off 2018 with a new original Netflix stand up comedy special. Today the platform released the trailer for the brand new hour special- […]
February 12, 2018

Who is On Late Night Tonight in Comedy: Week of February 12, 2018

The 2018 Winter Olympics have begun! And one event that isn't included in the Winter Games is late night talk, comedy and variety.
January 15, 2018

Who is On Late Night Tonight in Comedy: Week of January 15, 2018

The temperatures across the country keep dropping. The wind chill will freeze you in your steps. It's not fit out for man nor beast.
December 30, 2017

The Very Best of 2017 on The IBang!

It’s been four years since we started covering the comedy-verse and 2017 has been our biggest year yet. We’ve covered more festivals than ever before, added […]
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 19, 2017

The Ten Best Comedy Specials of 2017! Vote for Your Favorite

Our celebration of EVERYTHING funny in 2017 continues with the 10 best stand up comedy specials released this year. This year, the number of comedy specials […]
November 29, 2017

Remembering the Greatness of Patrice O’Neal

Written By Earl Douglas with Andrew Fargnoli Reprinted from its original publication date of November 29, 2014. Three years ago Andrew Fargnoli and Earl Douglas put […]