June 21, 2018

Tom Papa Loves Hearing Voices, and Writing About Them

Tom Papa is not only a great comedian, he’s also a consummate writer and proud of it.  When I sat down to talk with him in […]
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 […]
June 15, 2017

Tom Papa Performs Stand Up on Conan on the Anniversary of His TV Debut

On June 14, 2017, Tom Papa performed stand up on Conan on TBS. This probably doesn't sound like such a big deal seeing that Tom Papa is a top shelf comedian.
May 25, 2017

32 Comedians Celebrate Red Nose Day; Get Your Own Red Nose to Help Children Everywhere

It’s the third annual Red Nose Day in the United States! Celebrate with us by going to your local Duane Reade store or Walgreens and spend […]
December 19, 2016

Tom Papa at Gotham, RoastMasters Says Goodbye to Their Producer, Mark Normand Shares His NYE Plans 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 […]
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 […]
December 7, 2016

Tom Papa’s Human Mule: Optimistic, Positive, With an Undercurrent That Things Are Wrong

Tom Papa has more than 20 years behind him in his career as a stand up comedian, and his experience, confidence, and skills are very visible […]
August 22, 2016

One of the Best Comedies of the Year Ends After Season Two

The news came in today that season two of The Jim Gaffigan Show will be the series’ last season.  Like with many breakups, Jim Gaffigan announced on social […]
July 12, 2016

Tom Papa Films Second Hour Special With EPIX

EPIX, the television network that’s made a name for itself in recent years producing stand-up specials for various comics, announced today that comedian Tom Papa has […]
June 9, 2016

Tom Papa Stand Up On Conan

Tom Papa performed stand up on Conan and explained that while there’s a lot to be scared about in the world, perhaps the scariest thing of […]
February 26, 2016

Steve Martin Bumped Tom Papa and Papa Loved it

Steve Martin recently performed a mythologically rare opening stand up set at a Jerry Seinfeld show, held at the Beacon Theater in New York on the eighteenth. Martin’s opening set, the first since he left stand up thirty five years ago, was a complete surprise for audience members. Not surprisingly, Martin’s act was well received.
December 19, 2015

The Clubs Speak! The Best Stand Up Comedy Moments of 2015! (As Decided by the Club Owners, Bookers and People Who Produce Comedy)

Over the next two weeks, you’ll see all of our picks for the greatest comedy releases and greatest moments in comedy of 2015. But if you want to know what really happened in comedy in 2015, you have to go to the source- the comedy clubs.
November 10, 2015

Fluffy Joins SiriusXM’s Comedy Family

SiriusXM announced today that Gabriel "Fluffy" Iglesias will host Gabriel Iglesias' Stand-Up Revolution Radio, a weekly comedy series on SiriusXM's Raw Dog Comedy channel.
November 9, 2015

Amy Schumer Produces Comedy Special for Rachel Feinstein, Tracy Morgan Drop in at The Stand, and More News From the NY 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 The Stand, The Village Underground, Bravo TV and more! Also Jeffrey is going up this week at Broadway Comedy Club for his first headlining gig ever! Scroll down for details and please join us to support comedy's biggest supporter this Thursday!
September 14, 2015

Comedians on Late Night Week of September 14, 2015

First full week back after the summer and all the shows are out of repeats.  Things are about to get interesting. Monday on Late Night Jim Gaffigan […]
July 23, 2015

Chappelle Show Ends Early After a Fight Breaks Out in the Audience and More News From Montreal’s Just for Laughs Festival

Yesterday was my first day back in Montreal for the 2015 Just For Laughs Festival and there's already so much to talk about I don't know where to start.
June 17, 2015

Norm Macdonald, Silicon Valley Heading to Just For Laughs

If you're already planning to head to Just for Laughs Montreal this year, better make room for a few more great shows. An already stellar lineup of tremendous talent just got even better with the edition of Norm Macdonald, The Cast of Silicon Valley, Jeffrey Ross and Jim Breuer.
May 5, 2015

Mike Myers To Make First Appearance Ever at Just For Laughs 2015 Plus Dozens of Other Names Announced

In July, the comedy world heads to Montreal. It's the 33rd annual Just For Laughs Festival.
March 23, 2015

Kevin Hart Surprise Sets, Yannis Pappas Has New Web Series and Roy Wood Jr. and Kurt Metzger Both Working on Pilots and More This Week in New York 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 reports from Comedy Juice, The Comedy Cellar, The Stand and more...
February 19, 2015

Comedians On Late Night TV Thursday February 19: Martin Short, Jackie Kashian, The Cast Of “Hot Tub Time Machine 2”, Broad City and More

It's late night comedy on Thursday.
January 26, 2015

Colin Quinn Updates Unconstitutional, Chris Titus is Hosting a New Show, Trevor Noah is Blowing Up and More From the NYC 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 reports from Colin Quinn's "Unconstitutional" taping, Eastville club, Comedy Juice and a benefit for Charlie Hebdo.
January 20, 2015

Maria Bamford, Todd Barry, T.J. Miller, Pete Holmes and More to Headline Moontower Comedy & Oddity Fest

The Moontower Comedy and Oddity Fest is returning to Austin, Texas for its 4th year!
January 7, 2015

Los Angeles Gearing Up For An Amazing RIOT LA Fest: Here’s Your Insider’s Guide to the Best Shows at the Fest

RIOT LA enters its toddler phase this month, with the third outing on Jan 16, 17 and 18. This weekend-long comedy festival packs a lot into a little, in terms of both time and space. In only three days and a few square blocks of Downtown LA, RIOT offers about 35 shows featuring almost 100 comedians from around the country.
December 1, 2014

Comedians On Late Night TV Monday December 1: Don Rickles, Martin Short, Mindy Kaling, Dave Hill and More

Start the week with comedians and comic legends on late night TV tonight.
October 27, 2014

George Carlin Honored, Ardie Fuqua Talks About His Devastating Injuries, Jay Pharoah, Mel Brooks, Rick Newman, The Naked Show 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, we get an update on what comedian Ardie Fuqua has been dealing with since he was in a terrible car crash with Tracy Morgan this summer, plus news from the George Carlin Way dedication ceremony, what's Rick Newman doing these days, and a Mel Brooks update.
October 1, 2014

Tom Papa Talks About Working on “Behind the Candelabra”

Carl Kozlowski is a co-founder of www.radiotitans.com, and one of the hosts of Radio Titan's podcast, Grown Ass Men. Recently, the Grown Ass Men had comedian Tom Papa stop in to talk comedy. He told a some great stories, including one about working on "Behind the Candelabra", and one about the great Joan Rivers.
August 15, 2014

Ron and Fez Show Robin Williams Tribute to Re-Air August 16th And 17th.

Raw Dog Comedy Hits 99 will be replaying the Ron and Fez Show tribute to Robin Williams on Sunday, August 17th at 6 pm et.