Talking Standup, ‘Cheers,’ and the Importance of Silliness with Geoff Tate
A lot of people know Geoff Tate from Doug Loves Movies. He is the “winningest player in the show’s history,” according to the podcast’s extensive fan wiki. In his three previous standup albums, Tate has carved out a niche as a cranky, thoughtful dude with a deep, abiding love... [Read More]
Spinal Tap’s Derek Smalls to Release Solo LP ‘Smalls Change’ in April
Last year, Harry Shearer revealed in an interview that he was working on a Derek Smalls solo album, and now the album – titled Smalls Change (Meditations Upon Ageing) – has a release date. In a music video for the title track released this week, Smalls revealed that the album was “... [Read More]
No Comedian Leaves Better Voicemails Than Todd Glass
Los Angeles-based comedian Blake Wexler is releasing an album next week that’s a little different than your usual comedy album. Titled 12 Years of Voicemails from Todd Glass to Blake Wexler, the album consists of nearly 50 tracks chronicling Wexler’s 10+ year friendship with Glass a... [Read More]
No Comedian Leaves Better Voicemails Than Todd Glass
Los Angeles-based comedian Blake Wexler is releasing an album next week that’s a little different than your usual comedy album. Titled 12 Years of Voicemails from Todd Glass to Blake Wexler, the album consists of nearly 50 tracks chronicling Wexler’s 10+ year friendship with Glass a... [Read More]
No Comedian Leaves Better Voicemails Than Todd Glass
Los Angeles-based comedian Blake Wexler is releasing an album next week that’s a little different than your usual comedy album. Titled 12 Years of Voicemails from Todd Glass to Blake Wexler, the album consists of nearly 50 tracks chronicling Wexler’s 10+ year friendship with Glass a... [Read More]
Talking Storytelling and Standup with Selena Coppock
It’s a great time to be a standup with both a killer persona and writing chops, and Selena Coppock knows a lot about both. The Massachusetts native currently lives in New York City and has spent years performing at standup and storytelling events like The Moth and Yum’s the Word as well ... [Read More]
Cameron Esposito and Rhea Butcher’s Album ‘Back to Back’ Is Out Next Week
Standup comedians, show creators/stars, and married couple Cameron Esposito and Rhea Butcher have a new album out next week. Titled Back to Back, the album was recorded live in Brooklyn during their recent tour and will be released through A Special Thing Records next Friday, December 8th. The 12-tr... [Read More]
Catching Up with Jeff Foxworthy and Larry the Cable Guy
My first exposure to what would become branded as Blue Collar Comedy was when I was a little kid attending a church talent show in Moundsville, West Virginia. There was a guy who donned a tucked-in flannel and just went up and read a bunch of Jeff Foxworthy’s “You might be a redneck&rdqu... [Read More]
Big Jay Oakerson is recording his new crowdwork album at NY Comedy Festival tonight
Big Jay Oakerson is one of the best comedians working today. The NYC-based comic’s career has taken off a lot… MORE Big Jay Oakerson is recording his new crowdwork album at NY Comedy Festival tonight appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Tim Heidecker’s Album of Trump Songs ‘Too Dumb for Suicide’ Is Out Next Week
Tim Heidecker has compiled all of his Trump songs into one handy digital album you can own next week. Titled Too Dumb for Suicide: Tim Heidecker’s Trump Songs, the album will be available through Jagjaguwar/Rado Records on Election Day 2016’s one-year anniversary next Wednesday, November... [Read More]