Scenes from the 2016 All Jane Comedy Festival
I'm staying in a 1960s trailer in a backyard with free bicycle rentals, looking over a fence at an abandoned gas station converted into a food truck pod, and down the block sits In Other Words bookstore, with its front-window sign boasting it's a safe space that will not condone offensive talk or ac... [Read More]
Scenes from the 2016 All Jane Comedy Festival
I'm staying in a 1960s trailer in a backyard with free bicycle rentals, looking over a fence at an abandoned gas station converted into a food truck pod, and down the block sits In Other Words bookstore, with its front-window sign boasting it's a safe space that will not condone offensive talk or ac... [Read More]
“Maria Bamford: 20%” is 100% awesome
Maria Bamford has made waves this year. Her Netflix series Lady Dynamite was released with great critical acclaim. Now, she is dropping a new album 20% which flaunts similar charm and content. The comedian talks about dating before her husband, making it in show business, the pugs, and of course, he... [Read More]
“Maria Bamford: 20%” is 100% awesome
Maria Bamford has made waves this year. Her Netflix series Lady Dynamite was released with great critical acclaim. Now, she is dropping a new album 20% which flaunts similar charm and content. The comedian talks about dating before her husband, making it in show business, the pugs, and of course, he... [Read More]
Maria Bamford’s New Album ‘20%’ Is Out Next Week
Standup and Lady Dynamite star Maria Bamford has a new album out next week through Comedy Central Records titled 20%. It will mark her third album with Comedy Central following Unwanted Thoughts Syndrome in 2009 and Ask Me About My New God! in 2013. Here’s more info on the new album: Recorded ... [Read More]
Maria Bamford’s new album, “20%” coming right up
Recorded at UCB Franklin in Los Angeles, Bamford’s latest album 20% reveals how she’s coping with married life, getting older, being bi-polar, and the many strange encounters she had during and after her nervous breakdown. Throughout, Bamford mines her darkest moments for humor with unbr... [Read More]
Maria Bamford’s new album, “20%” coming right up
Recorded at UCB Franklin in Los Angeles, Bamford’s latest album 20% reveals how she’s coping with married life, getting older, being bi-polar, and the many strange encounters she had during and after her nervous breakdown. Throughout, Bamford mines her darkest moments for humor with unbr... [Read More]
Just For Laughs 2016: Awards and anecdotes
The 34th edition of the Just For Laughs Comedy Festival in Montreal was nothing less than spectacular this year. From the incredible lineup to parties and from the beautiful city it resides in to the people that inhabit it. The festival is an oasis of comedy memories, meet-ups, breakthroughs, and di... [Read More]
Netflix Renews Maria Bamford’s ‘Lady Dynamite’ For a Second Season
Netflix announced today at the Television Critics Association that it has picked up Maria Bamford’s delightfully weird sitcom Lady Dynamite for a second season. The show, Executive Produced by Mitch Hurwitz of Arrested Development fame, premiered on Netflix on May 20th. No word on when season ... [Read More]
Aziz Ansari, Maria Bamford, and “Silicon Valley” winners of the 2016 Just For Laughs Awards
Every year the Just For Laughs Festival honors entertainers in the comedy field with awards. This year is no different and the announcements have been made. Writer, actor, director and one of the biggest stars in comedy today, Aziz Ansari is this year’s Just For Laughs Comedy Person of the Yea... [Read More]