Tig Notaro: Interview on The Sound of Young America | Maximum Fun
talks about why she chose to be the only comedian on a music label, the slightly unorthodox way she taped the album's contents, collaborating with Sarah Silverman, and more. [Read More]
Tig Notaro will perform stand-up comedy in your living room
In order for you to even have the chance to experience a show like this, you’ll need to pre-order her album, Good One, out Aug. 2. Here’s what you do: go here and lay your money down for either the CD version of the album or — get this — you can snag an LP version. That’s it. You’ll be automatically entered to win the aforementioned prize. The winner will be chosen and announced on Aug. 9. [Read More]
Tig Notaro's Got a Good One | SplitSider interview
Thankfully for those who enjoy wry humor, Notaro found her niche once she moved to Los Angeles to give stand-up a shot. She is sharp and clever and all that stuff, and according to her bio, she’s always wearing argyle socks. The bigwigs have taken notice (can’t say for sure about the socks), as she played Officer Tig on The Sarah Silverman Program, guest starred on Community, and just shot her own pilot for the Logo Network. SplitSider recently caught up with Notaro to talk about her pilot, stan... [Read More]
Comedy Central will stream live comedy from Bonnaroo
Comedy Central just launched a Bonnaroo page on their official site, announcing that for the first time ever, they will present a live stream of comedy shows during the music and arts festival presented as a continuous three to four-hour stream on Sunday, June 12 on comedycentral.com as well as via mobile devices including the iPhone, Android and tablets. [Read More]
Free Tig Notaro Track From the Forthcoming Album Good One
Tig Notaro’s album, Good One, won’t be out until August 2 on the indie rock label Secretly Canadian, but you can download a free track from it after the jump. There will also be a deluxe version of the CD available with a DVD called Have Tig At Your Party, which is described in the press release as “the human equivalent to the ‘burning log’ DVDS.” [Read More]
Tig Notaro to release first album, “Good One” this summer; listen to a preview
She’s been a longtime favorite on the national comedy festival scene, had recurring roles on high-profile shows like The Sarah Silverman Program and she’s got a new, highly rated podcast called Professor Blastoff. But one of the fews thi... [Read More]
Comedian light boxes feature Marc Maron, Janeane Garofalo, Louis C.K., more
Janeane Garofalo is a light box! The ways in which comedy nerds can show their appreciation for the artists they love are a bit limited. Obviously, you can show up to your fave comedians’ live shows; these days you could probably also donate so... [Read More]
Logo network, Sarah Silverman developing Tig Notaro show
Tig Notaro first appeared on my radar during a visit to Los Angeles’s UCB Theater, where she told a hilariously awkward tale of her repeated chance encounters with 80s pop star Taylor Dayne. Fortunately, though, you soon won’t have to wait for her li... [Read More]
Logo gets back in business with Sarah Silverman for "Tig and Friends," plus "The Nanny" in drag?
Logo, MTV Networks' GLBT channel, chipped in to extend The Sarah Silverman Program one season longer than Comedy Central would have had it, and in its newly-released development slate, there's a new project in the works involving Silverman,... [Read More]