December 15, 2014

Lauren from SiriusXM Takes the Sam Jackson Challenge

Here is Lauren from down the hall, producer for the Cousin Brucie show taking the challenge and calling out Anthony Cumia.
December 15, 2014

The Ron and Fez Show Takes the Sam Jackson Challenge

We're calling everyone out. Take the #SamJacksonChallenge
December 6, 2014

New Bobcat Goldthwait Doc Going To Sundance Profiles Satirist Barry Crimmins

Barry Crimmins has been many things throughout his life.
December 5, 2014

Andrew Dice Clay Cries! Reveals His Kryptonite.

"No matter what anyone says, the tough guys are the most sensitive."
December 3, 2014

Joe Lists Helmet Has Been Sold! But You Can Still Donate to Help Kevin

On September 4, 2014 the 2014 NFL season began. It was also the day that 49 comedians set out to compete in the Highlander comedian football challenge, run by SiriusXM's Ron and Fez Show and The Interrobang. 49 entered but only one would leave and that one, was Joe List. In a classy and unexpected move, List offered to donate the winning trophy- a signed helmet- to a charitable cause.
December 2, 2014

Ron and Fez Return to DC Friday December 12

It's been nine years since Ron and Fez did their show out of Washington D.C. but they're heading back there for one show on December 12th in front of a live studio audience.
November 30, 2014

Rick Newman and the Magic of Catch A Rising Star

"It was the right idea at the right time. And yeah, it was quite a magical place".
November 27, 2014

Happy Thanksgiving From Your Favorite Funny People

Thanksgiving is a day for gratitude. Here's some people we're grateful for who make us laugh even on the days when we're not eating turkey.
November 27, 2014

Ron and Fez’s First Supper Thanksgiving Special Photo Gallery

Ron and Fez taped their Thanksgiving special "The First Supper" with comedians Dave Attell, Tom Rhodes, Big Jay Oakerson and Luis J. Gomez in front of a live audience last week at the Hard Rock Cafe.
November 24, 2014

Fred Armisen Sings for Doctors Without Borders; Tom Rhodes Tommy Chong Hit Up New York City Clubs (UPDATED)

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 spent the week with international super star Tom Rhodes.
November 16, 2014

Ron White Remembers When Robin Williams Showed Compassion to a Comic Struggling With Demons and Sobriety. And Breaks Down.

Ron White recently came to the SiriusXM studios to tape an episode of "Unmasked" with host Ron Bennington. He talked to Bennington about his start in comedy in his home state of Texas, his infamous run ins with the law and his days on tour. He also reflected on his widely publicized drinking and drug use which he offers no excuses for. In an emotional moment during the interview, the larger-than-life Texas personality shared a very personal story about a time when Robin Williams, someone he had never met before, stepped in to offer some help.
November 12, 2014

Eat Thanksgiving Dinner With The Ron and Fez Show and Some of Your Favorite Comedians

Today the Ron and Fez show announced the first annual Thanksgiving First Supper.
November 12, 2014

How Potheads Saved “Dumb and Dumber”

This week, the Farrelly Brothers sat down for an episode of "Unmasked" on SiriusXM to talk with host Ron Bennington about the new movie, and their incredible careers. Peter and Bobby talked about the sequel to "Dumb and Dumber", working with Bill Murray on "Kingpin" and the films that inspired them when they were younger.
November 10, 2014

Joe List Wins Comedian Highlander Football Challenge. Joe List is The One.

It started with 49 comedians, battling it out in the Ron and Fez Show/The Interrobang ESPN NFL Comedian Eliminator Challenge. To win, they had to beat the odds, and the other comedians by picking one winning team each week of the NFL season. Anyone who chose wrong was eliminated. To win, you only had to outlast everyone else, until there was only one.
November 10, 2014

A Night at Uncivil Union: Comedy For Equality

Friday night was the big gay event of the New York Comedy Festival. The evening was called Uncivil Union: Comedy For Equality. It was held at the Bell House in Brooklyn. The night featured an incredible line up of comedians, both gay and straight, including Rhea Butcher, Jim Gaffigan, Reggie Watts, Cameron Esposito and James Adomian. These are very talented people that I had either met on the Ron and Fez Show, Unmasked or heard about on the Interrobang.com
November 9, 2014

New York’s Funniest Contest Shows Off Amazing Young Talent, Picks a Winner

Yesterday the New York Comedy Festival hosted its annual New York's Funniest Contest at Carolines on Broadway and there was amazing talent to choose from. Chris DiStefano hosted a sold out house in the middle of Saturday afternoon as eleven young New York based comics took the stage. Caroline herself was in the house and presented the award of being New York's Funniest to Ricky Velez, from Queens New York, who was also the audience favorite.
November 8, 2014

Amy Schumer Kills Carnegie Hall, Big Jay Oakerson’s Album Release, and News From Ari Shaffir on Day Four of the New York Comedy Fest

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 each week in comedy, and who Jeffrey Gurian ran into this week in and around New York. This week, continuing updates all week from the best shows at the New York Comedy Festival. On Friday night Jeffrey hit up Carnegie Hall to see Amy Schumer, and The Stand.
November 6, 2014

Comedy Central to Release Big Jay Oakerson Album

Monday November 17th Comedy Central Records will be releasing a gigantic new comedy album from New York's new king of crowdwork, Big Jay Oakerson. The album is titled "The Crowd Work Sessions: What’s Your F@!?#ng Deal?!” and will be available on iTunes, Amazon MP3 and all streaming services.
November 5, 2014

SNL Cast Appearances at HERSterical, Surprises at Dave Attell’s Comedy Underground and More Updates From the NY Comedy Festival Tuesday Night!

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 each week in comedy, and who Jeffrey Gurian ran into this week in and around New York. This week, continuing updates all week from the best shows at the New York Comedy Festival. On Tuesday night, Jeffrey hit up Hersterical at Carolines and Live from the Comedy Underground with Dave Attell.
November 4, 2014

Five Questions With Mike Cannon: One of New York’s Funniest Finalists

Monday, NY’s Funniest contestant Mike Cannon stopped by SiriusXM’s Ron and Fez show, and we grabbed him after the show to ask him five questions. You can follow him on twitter @IamMikeCannon and see him this Saturday at Carolines at 4pm. You can also visit his website, mikecannoncomedy.com.
November 4, 2014

Five Questions With Matteo Lane, One of New York’s Funniest Finalists

This Saturday, as part of the New York Comedy Festival, Caroline's on Broadway will hold their annual New York's Funniest contest. The yearly competition searches among New York City's younger comics, to find who is New York's funniest.
November 3, 2014

Behind the Scenes at Triumph the Insult Comic’s New Show, News From Robert Klein, Why Gilbert Gottfried Doesn’t Like Blind People 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. In today’s column, Jeffrey attends a taping of the new Jack and Triumph show, attends a comedy benefit, and reports on himself!
November 2, 2014

Our Top Picks for What To Do at the New York Comedy Festival

This week the New York Comedy Festival takes over a long list of New York City theaters and clubs. With well over 100 shows to choose from over the course of 5 days, you might be looking for some help deciding which events to attend.
October 30, 2014

“A Night For Richard” A Benefit For Richard Pryor Statue This Sunday

This Sunday, November 2nd, comedians are coming together in Peoria, Illinois to honor comic legend and hometown son, Richard Pryor.
October 30, 2014

Graham Nash Talks About Crosby’s “Inappropriate” Neil Young Comment And The Possibility Of A CSNY Reunion

Graham Nash could be considered cautiously optimistic about a Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young reunion - with more emphasis on the word "cautiously".
October 29, 2014

Hari Konabalu Kicks Off NYT Series on Comedy and Race

The New York Times is taking an in depth look at those who are using stand-up as a way to address how race - subtle and obvious - is being played out in America today. Off Color is a new online series that profiles four comedians of different ethnic backgrounds who are using their craft to confront and challenge stereotypes that they have dealt their entire lives.
October 23, 2014

George Carlin Officially Has His Way

On Wednesday, the New York rain held off long enough for the city to honor legendary comedian George Carlin. At a naming ceremony, the the 400 block of West 121st Street and Amsterdam Avenue officially became known as "George Carlin Way". Now due to some construction and scaffolding going on in the neighborhood, the "George Carlin Way" street sign will hang temporarily at 121st Street and Morningside Drive.