Jim Breuer Is the Ultimate Thrash Dad in His New Music Video
Tim Heidecker isn’t the only comedian to make a music video about a day at home this year — Jim Breuer released a music video today for a song called “Thrash,” and it’s a revealing peek into one dad’s quest for some heavy metal time at home far away from the naggy... [Read More]
Tig Notaro Launches Her Own Standup Comedy Record Label
Tig Notaro is getting into the comedy record business. Independent record label Secretly Canadian has teamed up with Notaro to launch her own standup comedy record imprint called Bentzen Ball Records. And in case you’re wondering why Notaro chose that name, here’s what she told Billboard... [Read More]
This Week in Comedy Podcasts: Larry Wilmore on ‘Fresh Air’
The comedy podcast universe is ever expanding, not unlike the universe universe. We’re here to make it a bit smaller, a bit more manageable. There are a lot of great shows and each has a lot of great episodes, so we want to highlight the exceptional, the noteworthy. Each week our crack team of... [Read More]
Aparna Nancherla announces new album, teaser video
The inaugural release for Bentzen Ball Records will be the debut album from the hilarious Aparna Nancherla, entitled Just Putting This Out There, and will be released on July 8th. A familiar face at festivals across North America, Nancherla was most recently a staff writer at NBC’s Late Night ... [Read More]
Aparna Nancherla announces new album, teaser video
The inaugural release for Bentzen Ball Records will be the debut album from the hilarious Aparna Nancherla, entitled Just Putting This Out There, and will be released on July 8th. A familiar face at festivals across North America, Nancherla was most recently a staff writer at NBC’s Late Night ... [Read More]
Jim Breuer and the Loud & Rowdy release first video
Comedian Jim Breuer threw a metal show in his garage and captured it all on film for his new video “Thrash”. Following the announcement of his musical debut, Jim Breuer along with backing band The Loud & Rowdy have premiered their boisterous first video. Out May 27 via Metal Blade Re... [Read More]
Jim Breuer and the Loud & Rowdy release first video
Comedian Jim Breuer threw a metal show in his garage and captured it all on film for his new video “Thrash”. Following the announcement of his musical debut, Jim Breuer along with backing band The Loud & Rowdy have premiered their boisterous first video. Out May 27 via Metal Blade Re... [Read More]
Is Ali Wong the First Standup to Do a Special While Seven Months Pregnant?
In a sea of new standup specials, Ali Wong’s Baby Cobra (debuting tomorrow on Netflix) rises above the crowded surface, due in part to her sharp, fearless writing, and also because she recorded the set while seven months pregnant. Is America ready to see a pregnant comedian twerk? They had bet... [Read More]
Seeso Orders ‘Debate Wars’ Series Hosted by Michael Ian Black
Seeso just added a new series to its upcoming lineup. The streaming service announced today that it’s greenlit six episodes of Debate Wars, a comedy debate show moderated by Michael Ian Black that will pit teams of “comedic combatants” against each other to debate topics: Seeso, th... [Read More]