Owen Benjamin talks his first hour special, ‘High Five Til It Hurts’
Comedian Owen Benjamin has a career anyone would be envious of. He’s appeared in multiple films, co-stars on the TBS sitcom Sullivan & Son, made multiple late night appearances, and created web videos that have amassed over 10 million hits. Benjamin can soon add an hour stand-up ... [Read More]
Mike Lawrence, ‘Sadamantium’ (review)
It has been a good year so far for comedian Mike Lawrence. This year alone, he’s appeared on Totally Biased, filmed his first ever Half Hour special for Comedy Central and now his debut stand-up album, Sadamantium is now out on the market. The name of the album certainly makes sense for Lawren... [Read More]
The Lonely Island, ‘The Wack Album’ (review)
The Lonely Island are back with their third (and most Wack) album. Believe it or not, they have a lot to prove this time around. Mainly because the trio is without the juggernaut of Saturday Night Live behind them for the promotional push on a near weekly level. The trio departed the sketch comedy i... [Read More]
Adam Cayton-Holland, ‘I Don’t Know If I Happy’ (review)
Adam Cayton-Holland makes his grand re-entrance into the recorded stand-up world with I Don’t Know If I Happy. This is Cayton-Holland’s second album since his first attempt, Dick Jokes for Artists (which is apparently now a DVD). Is this Colorado native a raging comedic success? He is no... [Read More]
Pete Holmes on his latest stand-up special, playing Batman, and entering late night television
Pete Holmes is slowly taking over the world. Why do we think this? Well mainly because his comedy career cannot be going better. This year he released, Nice Try, The Devil which is the follow up of his stellar debut, Impregnated with Wonder. Pete is also on high demand on the road, hitting all the [... [Read More]
The funniest moments from Andrew W.K.’s 24-hour drum-a-thon
Andrew W.K. has set a new world record after his grueling 24 consecutive hours of drumming inside of Times Square’s Oakley store. He was joined by numerous guest drummers including, ?uestlove, Chad Smith, Cuba Gooding Jr., Nick Jonas, Zac Hanson, and even the Sklar Brothers. Here are some of t... [Read More]
Danny Aiello in his own words
There are a lot of celebrity names you wouldn’t expect to see on the marquee of a comedy club and Academy Award nominated actor Danny Aiello is definitely one of them. But it’s not a mistake. Mr. Aiello will be doing a special performance, one night only, at Gotham Comedy Club in New Yor... [Read More]
10 Comedians that left us too soon
Like any industry, there are leaders and superstars that just seem to burn really friggin’ bright. Comedy is no different, and sometimes in comedy there are those that are so great that they’re beloved. Hell, there are even others we don’t realize how important they are until after... [Read More]
Mike Lawrence on his Half Hour special and debut album, ‘Sadamantium’
Mike Lawrence is on the rise. The New York based comedian, who has previously done sets on Conan and John Oliver’s New York Stand-Up Show, recently added a Comedy Central Half Hour special to his credits. In addition, Lawrence released his debut album titled Sadamantium, a seamless blend of se... [Read More]
Just For Laughs Chicago 2013: Day 6 with Bill Maher bringing it all home
Bill Maher at the Chicago Theatre Just for Laughs didn’t end with a bang, but with a fiery Town Hall Meeting. The Chicago Theatre hosted what was essentially a two-hour long episode of Real Time with Bill Maher, only there were no guests, nor any panel, and not a new rule in sight. It was [...... [Read More]