Comedy Central’s Colossal Clusterfest Adds Abbi Jacobson, Ilana Glazer, Hasan Minhaj, T.J. Miller, and More
Comedy Central’s first-ever music/comedy festival, Colossal Clusterfest, just added some more comedians to its lineup. The festival takes place in San Francisco from Friday, June 2nd through Sunday the 4th, and in addition to previously announced performances from Jerry Seinfeld, Sarah Silverm... [Read More]
On the Surprising Heart of ‘The Comedy Jam’
The connection between musicians and comedians is long-established, with the idea often being that each group wants to be the other. Comedians long for the joy of being rock stars, while our favorite musicians often want people to know they’re funny. As Madonna’s disastrous attempt at st... [Read More]
Inside Eliot Glazer’s ‘Haunting Renditions’
Comedian Eliot Glazer has created a live show that combines his absurd comedic sensibility with his musical gifts. A classically trained vocalist, Glazer orchestrates poorly written pop songs of the nineties like “Too Close” and “SK8R BOI” into moving ballads featuring vocal ... [Read More]
How Matt Besser Combines His Love for Comedy and Music on ‘improv4humans’
A little-known fact about improv is that a lot of it used to be accompanied by music, specifically a piano. One comedian who actually began the deviation from live music in improv was UCB co-founder Matt Besser, but as many things in life seem to do, those elements have come full circle. On his podc... [Read More]
How Matt Besser Combines His Love for Comedy and Music on ‘improv4humans’
A little-known fact about improv is that a lot of it used to be accompanied by music, specifically a piano. One comedian who actually began the deviation from live music in improv was UCB co-founder Matt Besser, but as many things in life seem to do, those elements have come full circle. On his podc... [Read More]
Hannibal Buress, Tig Notaro, Pete Holmes, and More Are Headed to the Boston Calling Comedy Experience
The annual music festival Boston Calling has made a change to this year’s festival with a bigger standup comedy push, and today they announced the full lineup for the event, called the Boston Calling Comedy Experience. Hannibal Buress will headline the Memorial Day weekend of shows, which... [Read More]
Harnessing the Power of the Absurd with Musical Comedy Duo Sam & Bill
Sam & Bill is a comedy musical duo consisting of one half Sam Haft and one half Bill Bria. Their new album Sam & Bill Are Huge (available on Spotify, iTunes, and Amazon) recently hit #1 in Amazon comedy, and it’s easy to see why. The energy behind each of their songs speaks to the [&he... [Read More]
Jonah Hill directed a totally bonkers music video for rapper Danny Brown
Earlier this week, rapper Danny Brown teased a sort of baffling collaboration on Twitter: Dropping something live with the bruh… MORE Jonah Hill directed a totally bonkers music video for rapper Danny Brown appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
“Tinder Live” host Lane Moore pens a love song with a message: “Be My Rachel Maddow”
Lane Moore is a real triple threat – an NYC-based stand-up comedian, she’s also the host of hit show “Tinder… MORE “Tinder Live” host Lane Moore pens a love song with a message: “Be My Rachel Maddow” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
“Tinder Live” host Lane Moore pens a love song with a message: “Be My Rachel Maddow”
Lane Moore is a real triple threat – an NYC-based stand-up comedian, she’s also the host of hit show “Tinder… MORE “Tinder Live” host Lane Moore pens a love song with a message: “Be My Rachel Maddow” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]