On the Verge: Marty DeRosa
Welcome to our series On the Verge, where our contributors highlight comedians they feel are ready for their next big break. Whether they’re already working in television or still waiting to land their breakout gig, these are just some of the comedians we’d like to se... [Read More]
This Week in Comedy Podcasts: Taran Killam and Sarah Silverman on ‘HDTGM’
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 our crack team of... [Read More]
Joel Kim Booster’s Unlikely Path to Standup Stardom
Joel Kim Booster is the prince of unusual beginnings. As a baby, he was adopted by white, conservative, religious Midwesterners, an experience he sums up this way: “As you can imagine, it was a little weird growing up in the Midwest with this face and that family. I literally knew I was gay be... [Read More]
The ‘unSOLVABLE’ Talents of Betsy Kenney and Dara Katz
We’ve called them “Genre Queens,” and we stand by it. Between Bounty Hunters , The Place We Live (TPWL), and now unSOLVABLE, co-creators Betsy Kenney and Dara Katz have flexed their parody muscles on action flicks, ’90s dramas about twenty-somethings built for ... [Read More]
Phil Proctor of Firesign Theatre releases first memoir, “Where’s My Fortune Cookie?”
‘It’s very interesting, we really did have a cultural effect that we certainly did not plan to have. We basically… MORE Phil Proctor of Firesign Theatre releases first memoir, “Where’s My Fortune Cookie?” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
“Baroness von Sketch Show” shows us how far they’d go to avoid purchasing a grocery bag
Today we bring you another exclusive clip from IFC’s sketch comedy show, the Baroness von Sketch Show. We’ve all been… MORE “Baroness von Sketch Show” shows us how far they’d go to avoid purchasing a grocery bag appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Anthony DeVito gets animated in this clip from his debut album, “Dream Occupation”
You might’ve just seen comedian Anthony DeVito on his Comedy Central Half Hour just a few weeks back. He also… MORE Anthony DeVito gets animated in this clip from his debut album, “Dream Occupation” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Anthony DeVito gets animated in this clip from his debut album, “Dream Occupation”
You might’ve just seen comedian Anthony DeVito on his Comedy Central Half Hour just a few weeks back. He also… MORE Anthony DeVito gets animated in this clip from his debut album, “Dream Occupation” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Exclusive: Listen to two tracks from Mike Brody album Sell Me A Bridge, out Oct. 27
When NBA star forward Kevin Love left the Timberwolves to join LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers, stand-up comedian Mike Brody – like most sports fans in Minnesota – was all sorts of bummed. But Brody turned his pain into comedy and his comedy into nearly three million views on Yo... [Read More]
Exclusive: Listen to two tracks from Mike Brody album Sell Me A Bridge, out Oct. 27
When NBA star forward Kevin Love left the Timberwolves to join LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers, stand-up comedian Mike Brody – like most sports fans in Minnesota – was all sorts of bummed. But Brody turned his pain into comedy and his comedy into nearly three million views on Yo... [Read More]