Bill Burr's 'Live at Andrew's House' Is Out on Vinyl September 30th
by Megh Wright Comedy vinyl lovers can add a new album to their collection when Bill Burr releases Live at Andrew's House later this month. Recorded live at his November 2011 Carnegie Hall performance, Live at Andrew's House will given a special release on September 30th through Third Man Records on... [Read More]
This Week in Comedy Podcasts: Rob Corddry Makes It Weird
by Jessye McGarry The comedy podcast universe is ever expanding, not unlike the universe universe. We're here to make it a bit smaller, a bit more manageable. There are a lot of great shows and each has a lot of great episodes, so we want to highlight the exceptional, the noteworthy. Each week ... [Read More]
South Park - The Complete Seventeenth Season
The first episode of season 17 of South Park, “Let Go, Let Gov”, alone is worth the price of this two Blu-ray or DVD 10-episode set.  This parable about the government as God in an atheist world has so many superb moments you will want to watch it a few ... [Read More]
This Week in Web Videos: Why Starbucks Spells Your Name Wrong
by Luke Kelly-Clyne Since yesterday afternoon, the Internet has been alight with Paul Gale. Every viral video round up you can find features the YouTube impresario's newest joint: "Why Starbucks Spells Your Name Wrong," and, TBH, all the hype kind of made me want to ignore it. Not because it's not ... [Read More]
Preview season 2 of Adam Devine’s House Party on Comedy Central
The second season of Adam Devine's House Party premieres tonight on Comedy Central at 10:30 p.m., before settling into its regular time slot, overnight Thursdays at 12:30 a.m. Eastern/Pacific (11:30 p.m. Central/Mountain). The Comic's Comic interviewed Devine before season one of his "House Party" d... [Read More]
Throwing a House Party with Adam Devine
by Phil Davidson Part sitcom, part standup showcase, Adam Devine’s House Party might be difficult to describe, but it’s a fun hybrid. Mensch that he is, Devine created the show in part to give the up-and-coming comedians who perform on it a chance to display their acting chops. The show ... [Read More]
Aparna Nancherla talks office awkwardness in the season 2 premiere of “Adam DeVine’s House Party”
Tonight marks the premiere of the second season of Adam DeVine’s House Party. Having filmed last season in Los Angeles, Comedy Central sent DeVine to New Orleans this year to host stand-up from comedians like Nikki Glaser, Kristen Schaal, Matteo Lane, and more. In this preview, the great Aparn... [Read More]
Sketch Anatomy: Going Inside "Shutterbugs" with 'Human Giant's Jason Woliner
by Megh Wright Welcome to our column Sketch Anatomy, where we ask some of our favorite television writers to choose any sketch — one they personally wrote or one from history they find particularly hilarious, notable, or underappreciated — to learn from a writer's perspective what separa... [Read More]
The Daily Show with Jon Stewart to visit Austin for Election 2014 coverage
Rick Perry, you're on notice! Comedy Central's The Daily Show with Jon Stewart will head to Austin, Texas, for a week of shows leading up to Election Day 2014, broadcasting in the capital city where the indicted Texas governor still rules. "Democalypse 2014: South by South Mess" will be taped at ZAC... [Read More]
Scott Faulconbridge always delivers. It is no surprise then his second independent comedy CD Scottland features a solid performance anyone can enjoy. I am sure the comic is fully aware of the irony of the opening track which is a ditty about basic stand-up premises like married sex is lame ...... [Read More]