Meet the amazing new cast of “It’s Always Sunny In Philadelphia”
The new season of It’s Always Sunny In Philadelphia premieres on FX October 11th and to get us all warm and fuzzy inside they’re giving us a look at the new cast members this season. And it includes Haley Joel Osment as Fat Mac, Xzibit as Sweet Dee, Andrew Dice Clay as Frank, UFC Fighter... [Read More]
Exclusive First Listen: Stephen Lynch’s song, “Tattoo”
Comedian/folk rock troubadour Stephen Lynch will release his highly anticipated fifth album, Lion on November 13th via What Are Records. The album will contain his signature musical comedy snark but perhaps a bit more of a folksy feel this time around. Lynch states “I wanted this album to have... [Read More]
Standup Comedian: An interview with Demetri Martin
It’s been six years since Demetri Martin released his last special Demetri Martin. Person. on Comedy Central. During that time he’s starred in his own TV show, Important Things with Demetri Martin, starred in a handful of films, and a published book. But now he’s back where his roots were sown with ... [Read More]
IFC cancels Kurt Braunohler’s “Bunk”
Sad news Bunk fans, which apparently weren’t many of you. IFC has decided to cancel the mock game show hosted by Kurt Braunohler. Last night during an appearance on The Best Show on WFMU the comedian made the announcement that the channel stuck a pin in the series after airing its first and no... [Read More]
JFL42: Pete Holmes
Let’s get the inside joke out of the way first: Pete Holmes is McDonald’s. (This is a good thing.) Holmes played the first his six shows at JFL42 – the Toronto edition of Just For Laughs – to standing-room-only crowd at the Mod Club Mon... [Read More]
A brief history of “Invite Them Up” with Bobby Tisdale
Bobby Tisdale, the brains behind the long-running stand-up comedy show Invite Them Up anchored this year’s of The Eugene Mirman Comedy Festival. We caught up with Tisdale backstage to get a brief history on the show’s origin, the young comedic talent that performed, musicians that droppe... [Read More]
JFL42: Sunday night with Kelly Carlin and Amy Schumer
Looking at the packed Sunday night schedule at JFL42, you’d think none of us had to work the next day. Two of the many shows on deck: Kelly Carlin’s A Carlin Home Companion at the Drake Hotel, and Amy Schumer at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre. Kelly C... [Read More]
JFL42: Patton Oswalt live (recap)
Patton Oswalt performed two shows at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre on Friday’s opening night of JFL42, the retooled and somewhat complicated Toronto edition of Just For Laughs. With no individual tickets available, audience members buy festival passes and ... [Read More]
Sarah Silverman’s PSA addressing new voter laws
Sarah Silverman recorded a PSA for the website www.letmypeoplevote2012.com in an effort to raise awareness about the new voter registration laws that were passed in states all across the country and will effect millions of Americans this election season. Silverman goes into more detail about the law... [Read More]
Primo w/ Colin Mochrie and Nikki Payne
Primo is a monthy sketch/improv show featuring a impressive cast of Second City alumi and Toronto sketch mainstays, happening the third Thursday of each month at Supermarket in Kensington Market.   Last night’s guests were Colin Mochrie, who sat in on a ... [Read More]