December 17, 2016

The Clubs Speak! The Best Stand Up Comedy Moments of 2016! (As Decided by the Club Owners, Bookers and People Who Produce Comedy)

Comedy Clubs and Producers Share Their Best In Comedy 2016 It’s our third annual look at the greatest comedy moments all over the country. We went […]
May 17, 2016

Louis CK to Produce Barry Crimmins Hour Special in June

Brilliant satirist, writer, comedian and advocate Barry Crimmins has announced that he will film a new hour comedy special in June. The special is being produced by Louis C.K.'s Pig Newton and will be filmed at the Lawrence Art Center, in Lawrence, Kansas.
April 18, 2016

Louis C.K. Pens Letter Praising Cast and Crew of ‘Horace and Pete’

Two weeks after the release of episode ten of Horace and Pete, Louis C.K. has announced that the episode was indeed the series’ last. The series was released one episode at a time, on a weekly basis. There was no indication of how many episodes there would be in the season, so fans were left wondering week-to-week whether the current episode would be the last. Even after the dramatically final ending of episode ten, some fans were convinced that the show might still continue.
February 5, 2016

Horace and Pete Guest Star Explains the Excitement of Joining Latest Louis C.K. Project

The youngest of the guest stars, or at least the youngest stand up comedy talent- Liza Treyger- appeared on SiriusXM's Bennington Show this week, and was bubbling about the amazing experience guest starring on episode one of Horace and Pete.
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!
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 13, 2015

Johnny Carson Coming Back to Late Night

If you have the Antenna Channel, you will soon be able to fall asleep watching Johnny Carson's Tonight Show every night. This will be the first time the show will be broadcast regularly since Carson went off the air in 1992, turning the reigns over to Jay Leno and igniting the Late Night wars.
July 15, 2015

The Official Trailer for “Call Me Lucky” Directed by Bobcat Goldthwait is Here

We've been following the journey of Call Me Lucky since before it premiered at Sundance. We're big fans of Barry Crimmins who is the subject of the documentary, and its no stretch for us to say that Bobcat Goldthwait is one of the best directors working today.
May 25, 2015

John Mulaney Recording a Special, Steve Buscemi Taping with Jim Gaffigan and News From Dan Soder, Joe List, Nick Vatterott 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 Soho Film Festival, Gotham Comedy Club, The Stand, The Actor's Temple and More.
December 14, 2014

The Carson Podcast. All Things Carson, From the People Who Knew The Tonight Show Best

Mark Malkoff has become famous for his stunts and challenges, like living on a plane for a month, but this year, he's been up to something completely different but just as entertaining. He's hosted a narrowcast -- a podcast on a narrow topic-- called, simply enough "Carson." Each week he interviews people about only one subject-- their experiences on The Tonight Show, with Johnny Carson.
December 6, 2014

New Bobcat Goldthwait Doc Going To Sundance Profiles Satirist Barry Crimmins

Barry Crimmins has been many things throughout his life.
November 13, 2014

Steven Wright Gets Serious

True its hard to tell the difference between when Steven Wright is being serious and when he's being funny, but last night we know he got serious on the Late Late Show because Craig Ferguson said so.  
November 12, 2014

Comedians On Late Night TV Wednesday November 12: Steven Wright, Mike Myers, Bob Odenkirk, Mike Hanford and More

Having a bad week and you're only halfway there?
October 10, 2014

A Comic’s Life: Bob Newhart Writes Back

Dan Perlman is a young writer and comic, who has been performing comedy for 4 years . He performs nightly in New York City, and tours around the country at festivals, clubs and colleges. "Before I Forget" is a series of articles by Dan, which chronicles some of his thoughts and stories along the way, keeping notes of some of the high notes, and the low notes of a young comedian just getting started in his career. This week, he writes about being in middle school, writing to his comedy heroes, and getting a letter back, from Bob Newhart.
July 31, 2014

Who Said That!? Mitch Hedberg, Steven Wright or Fez Whatley!? (NSFW)

Guess which sharp and/or twisted mind with a taste for the bizarre said the following quotes. Or just read through them and laugh! Was the quote said by Mitch Hedberg, Steven Wright, or Fez Whatley!?
April 19, 2014

42 Essential Comedy Albums

For over 60 years, the comedy album has been the best way for comedians to express whatever they wanted without direction from an executive or show runner.
August 17, 2012

Steven Wright Comedy Bump

Steven Wright on SNL