Pee-wee Herman will be ringleader for motorcycle rally
Pee-wee Herman will head to Sturgis, South Dakota on August 8 and 9 to be a ringleader for festivities at the Legendary Buffalo Chip biker campground. The celebration is part of the 70th Annual Sturgi... [Read More]
Tickets for Steve Martin at Just For Laughs on sale tomorrow
Good news for Canadian comedy fans: it was announced yesterday that comedian, movie star and now, accomplished musician, Steve Martin, will be hosting two shows during Montreal’s Just for Laughs fes... [Read More]
Punchline Magazine writer named funniest Carolina comedian
Comedian Tom Keller won the third annual DSI Comedy Theater’s Carolina’s Funniest Comic competition on Friday. Keller, from Greensboro, NC, also writes for Punchline Magazine. To win the c... [Read More]
Dane Cook – “Simon Said..”
Dane Cook has written a song just for Simon Cowell. Unfortunately the world did not get to hear the entire song when Dane performed it on the “American Idol“ finale due to some Kanye-esque antic... [Read More]
Jim Norton launches new Sirius XM music show
You may know comedian – and proud metalhead – Jim Norton from his daily gig on Sirius XM’s Opie and Anthony Show or from your finer comedy clubs and theaters across the country, where he hea... [Read More]
Margaret Cho musical comedy album set for release Aug. 24
She could probably perform open-heart surgery and make the whole thing look sexy and hilarious. Such is the continued – and much-heralded – success of comedian-extraordinaire Margaret Cho,... [Read More]
World Series of Comedy offers comedians 20+ weeks of work across the country
nAsk any comedian what the most crucial thing about making it in stand-up comedy is, and they’ll all say the same thing. Stage time. And one comedian is helping to offer the opportunity to win lots... [Read More]
Marc Maron talks to Ben Stiller on WTF; you’re going to want to listen | Punchline Magazine
In the last few months, Marc Maron’s podcast WTF has blown the hell up, thanks, in part to high profile — not to mention, expertly crafted — interviews with Robin Willians and Carlos Mencia, the latter of which got mentions on Entertainment Weekly and Huffington Post and started nothing short of an online debate on the ethics of comedy. Today, Maron posted his latest episode, this one with Ben Stiller– a guy who, since birth, was raised by and around professional comedians. [Read More]
Comedian and Fallon writer Morgan Murphy breaks ‘Lost’ world record
Comedian and Late Night With Jimmy Fallon writer, Morgan Murphy set a World Record for answering the most questions about the show Lost in two minutes. The twist is that the record she broke applied o... [Read More]
Ricky Gervais not joking about the cruelty of bullfighting
World famous comedian Ricky Gervais recently spoke out encouraging citizens to vote for a ban on bullfighting.nThe Catalonian public in Spain has put a large effort into demonstrating against the cru... [Read More]