Talking Comedy with Godfrey and Debora DiGiovanni (video)
Godfrey and Debora DiGiovanni were headed out on tour of Canada as a part of a Just For Laughs-sponsored tour of the great white north. We caught up with them shortly before the tour to hear some of their war stories about the life of a touring comic. Some of the dialogue is NSFW so [...]Talking Com... [Read More]
Scott Moran: Modern Comedian
Proof that one man can do it all, Modern Comedian is a weekly web series shot, edited, and produced by Scott Moran. The series features comedians in their homes and on-stage, sharing stories that are both intimate and hilarious. In October, Moran ink... [Read More]
The Junior & Leo Show with Comedian Leaf
When it comes to turning a negative into a positive Leaf the Comedian is no stranger. On this episode of The Junior & Leo Show Podcast we speak to Leaf about his life before comedy as a mortgage lender and being a father (including a hilarious st... [Read More]
Audio Interview: The Legend of Kyle Grooms
One night at the Boston Comedy Club (which ironically is in New York City), stand-up comic and New Jersey native Kyle Grooms was watching a fellow comic perform. After the comic’s set was over, Kyle approached him to congratulate him on a job w... [Read More]
Exclusive: Jim Jefferies talks fatherhood, stand-up tour, new show ‘Legit’ and more! (Audio)
For the better part of the last decade, Australian born, British bred comedian Jim Jefferies has endeared himself to dedicated fans of comedy with a taste for real-life, often X-rated stories. But come Jan. 17, when his series Legit (about a comedian... [Read More]
Yes! Brody Stevens Keeps it Positive
Steven Brody Stevens is a complicated man.  As a comedian, Stevens is equally as complicated – and it works. On the stage,  Stevens masters blurring the line between stand-up and performance art. Off-stage, you guessed it – Stevens is still blurring ... [Read More]
Anchorman 2 will hit theaters one year from today
One year from this very day, Ron Burgundy will once again loom larger than life on big screens across the country. That’s right, folks. Paramount Pictures has a announced that Anchorman 2 has an official release date: Dec. 20, 2013. And all the... [Read More]
The Laugh Button’s Top 10 Comedy Albums of 2012
The year is nearly over so it’s time to recap just how terrific 2012 has been for comedy. It’s always difficult to put together these lists because the medium is so subjective. If we wanted to, this list could be populated by a completely different handful of 10 comedians and we’d ... [Read More]
Louis C.K., Archer, Mike Birbiglia, more win big in Laughspin Readers’ Choice Awards
We’d like to thank our dedicated readers for participating in our year-end readers’ poll. Voting ended last night and with that come the results, which have been summarized below– complete with a few colorful pie charts! If you̵... [Read More]
THAT Person Is a Comedian? 10 Unlikely Stars Who Started in Stand-Up
For his performance in the 1989 film Dead Poets Society, Robin Williams was an Academy Award for Best Actor nominee.  In 1998, Williams won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his performance in the 1997 film Good Will Hunting. Williams i... [Read More]