July 17, 2018

Writer Calls Comedian Kurt Metzger Pro Rape; Sparks Outrage

Comedian Kurt Metzger Called “Pro-Rape” by Daily Beast Writer Prompting Fans and Friends to Defend Him On Monday, a writer for the Daily Beast sparked intense […]
July 16, 2018

Just For Laughs Ticket Alert: LA vs NY Panel with Six Great Comics and Unmasked with Howie Mandel

Note: You must request tickets using the form below.  The show will not be accepting requests via Twitter for this Event Ron Bennington is taking Unmasked Back […]
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 […]
July 16, 2018

The Best of Skankfest! Inside the Tough Crowd Reunion! Dice Returns! And News From Phoebe Robinson, Lisa Lampanelli, Erik Bergstrom 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 […]
July 15, 2018

Skankfest Descends on Brooklyn: Here’s Some of the Day 1 Highlights

Skankfest 2018 is officially underway in New York City and a massive crowd of black tshirt wearing, pot smoking, edible eating, tattooed, gigantic comedy fans have […]
July 10, 2018

Skankfest is This Weekend! Get a First Look at Some of the Shows and the Full List of Comedians

The biggest Skankfest yet kicks off this Friday and while a preliminary lineup has been announced, no word has yet been released of the shows people […]
July 9, 2018

Bobcat Goldthwait is Coming Back to Guest on Award Winning Unmasked Series

Comedian, filmmaker, director, actor and writer Bobcat Goldthwait is coming to New York to sit down with Ron Bennington for a brand new episode of his critically acclaimed Unmasked […]
July 4, 2018

Notes From a Comedy Junkie Volume 14: Bumping Mics

Sunday is the New Saturday at The Comedy Cellar and Jeff Ross and Dave Attell Hit it Out of the Park With Their Netflix Series, “Bumping […]
June 18, 2018

Rich Vos Will Be at the Fat Black Pussycat to Tape an Episode of Unmasked: Request Tickets Here

Rich Vos will be the next guest on Ron Bennington’s critically acclaimed Unmasked series in New York City! Rich will be the first guest to tape […]
June 12, 2018

The Stand Comedy Club Goes Out With a Very Loud Bang #TheLastStand

Last night The Stand Comedy Club said goodbye to their Third Street location with a blow out six plus hour show featuring over 40 comedians a very dedicated […]
June 11, 2018

Stand Up New York Offers Annual Membership, Roy Wood Jr.’s Pilot, and Joey “Coco” Diaz on “I’m Dying Up Here”

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 […]
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 […]
June 4, 2018

Jerry Seinfeld Drops In, Wants a Bigger Crowd, Gets One; Plus Billy Gardell, Comedy VR 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 […]
May 28, 2018

Summer Reading List 2018! Featuring 42 Comedy and Other Books

It’s time again for our annual summer reading list! 42 book recommendations to keep you busy on the road this summer whether you spend your free […]
May 17, 2018

Richard Pryor Audio Documentary and Three Never-Before-Heard Standup Albums will Anchor Three Weeks of Specialty Programming About Pryor on SiriusXM

SiriusXM announced to day that it will honor the life and legacy of comedian Richard Pryor with a three week tribute to Richard Pryor that will […]
May 15, 2018

Tom Papa Will Join Ron Bennington For Taping of Unmasked at Village Underground

Tom Papa is set to guest on SiriusXM’s critically acclaimed Unmasked series in New York City. Tom will be coming to New York City’s famed Village […]
May 14, 2018

Listen to Bennington, Jim & Sam, The Bonfire and Stern For Free

SiriusXM Is Free For Two Weeks: Listen to Bennington, Jim and Sam, The Bonfire, Howard Stern, Nikki Glaser and More Comedy fans who don’t have SiriusXM […]
May 6, 2018

Saturday Night Line! One Fan’s Journey to Get Standby Tickets for Saturday Night Live

Our own Vito Calise really wanted to go be in the audience for Saturday Night Live this season, so we decided to sponsor his bid to […]
May 3, 2018

Skankfest Lineup Announced!

New York’s favorite tatted up comedy festival is back and promising to be better than ever this year.  They already announced that they’re taking over a […]
May 3, 2018

Notes From A Comedy Junkie: The Best Bit, Best Show and Coolest Concept at Moontower Comedy Festival

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, and […]
April 27, 2018

The Most Memorable Moments of Moontower Comedy Festival 2018

Moontower outdid itself again! This year, the 7th annual Moontower Comedy Festival in Austin Texas promised a tremendous four day comedy festival, and even with high […]
April 23, 2018

The World Champ, Judah Friedlander Announces 2020 Presidential Bid at The Moontower Comedy Festival!

Judah Friedlander announced his 2020 candidacy at his Presidential Press Conference with Ron Bennington and it was definitely a party! The room was completely decked out with balloons, […]
April 23, 2018

Moontower Comedy Festival Finishes Strong with New York’s Finest

After four days of nonstop comedy, the final show of Moontower Comedy Festival, 2018 was New York’s Finest. This show was hosted by legendary radio personality […]
April 19, 2018

KLBJ’s Dudley & Bob + Matt Jumpstart Moontower With a Killer Show, Two Rons and a Big Surprise

Moontower 2018 is officially underway. The starting gun for the four day run of outstanding comedy was a night of gigantic laughs with a live show […]
April 17, 2018

Moontower Comedy Festival’s Ten Must See Shows of 2018

MOONTOWER COMEDY FESTIVAL returns this week kicking off with a pre-festival show at Cap City by Austin’s own Dudley and Bob Show with Matt and special […]
April 16, 2018

Judah Friedlander’s Holding a Big Press Conference at Moontower!

You don’t want to miss this gigantic one of a kind event at Moontower! Ron Bennington will sit down with comedian, actor, martial arts expert, ping […]