Bob Odenkirk and David Cross Announce September Tour Dates
by Bradford Evans Bob Odenkirk and David Cross are getting ready to do their first joint tour since 2002, and they just announced a bunch of dates today on the podcast Comedy Bang Bang. Teaming up with their Mr. Show colleague Brian Posehn, Odenkirk and Cross are hitting six big cities to promote th... [Read More]
Chris Rock Is Going on Tour Early Next Year "Maybe with Dave Chappelle, Maybe Not"
by Bradford Evans Chris Rock is getting ready to go back on tour. Rock revealed the news in an excellent, in-depth interview with Aisha Tyler on her podcast Girl on Guy that dropped yesterday. Rock, who performed a couple gigs with Dave Chappelle at New York's Comedy Cellar in February, ha... [Read More]
Showtime hits the road this summer with Tig Notaro for fan-picked stand-up tour, documentary
Tig Notaro is hitting the road this summer for a very special stand-up comedy tour. Just how special? "Showtime is going to be filming my tour this summer, beginning in early August," Notaro says in this clip uploaded yesterday from Seal Beach, Calif. "And we're looking for venues for me to perform ... [Read More]
Tig Notaro, Kyle Dunnigan, David Huntsberger set out on Professor Blastoff podcast tour (Full dates)
Comedians Tig Notaro, Kyle Dunnigan and David Huntsberger are about to hit the road for a string of live recordings of their popular podcast Professor Blastoff. For your convenience, we’ve listed the full dates below; just click the links for m... [Read More]
Comedian Gallagher launches farewell comedy tour (Exclusive)
Though he’s been plagued by health issues the last few years and has since announced his retirement from the road, love-him-or-hate-him comedian Gallagher is feeling so strong these days that he’s about to embark on his final stand-up com... [Read More]
Pics from Workaholics' SXSW House Party
As if South by Southwest wasn't already fun enough with panels like Effective Tweeting in a Post-Zune World and The Future of Toilet Vlogging, this year's fest is even better because it featured this past weekend's Workaholics House Pa... [Read More]
Lewis Black Goes Bowling for Laughs at The South Beach Comedy Festival
Miami's South Beach is well-known for the many perfect, athletic bodies that traipse along its sandy shores, so it's only natural that it would also feature the sport that exemplifies the pinnacle of athleticism: bowling. With that in mind,... [Read More]
Would You Like to Go to SXSW with the Workaholics Guys?
Don't look now, but SXSW is right around the corner. No, I don't mean the biennial Saskatchewan Xylophone Ska Workshop (I wish!), I'm talking about the big South By Southwest festival in Austin, Texas. The guys from Workaholics are goi... [Read More]
The Download on Location at the New York Comedy Festival with Amy Schumer and Jim Gaffigan
This week, The Download invaded the New York Comedy Festival, shooting on location and snagging a couple of the tour's headliners for exclusive interviews. Amy Schumer sat down with host Jordan Rubin to talk about the pitfalls of inter-comedian... [Read More]
Ricky Gervais Converses at the New York Comedy Festival
People don't talk anymore — it's all texts, tweets and arguments with Siri. But last Sunday at the 92nd Street Y, Ricky Gervais sat down for a conversation with Bill Carter from the New York Times for the New York Comedy Festival. Th... [Read More]