Laugh Tracks by Laughspin, episode 4: Al Madrigal, Moshe Kasher, Arj Barker (Audio)
This week on Laugh Tracks, we go back to California to listen to some Golden State-bred comedians. Let’s get to it, shall we? MOSHE KASHER - He wrote an incredible book called Kasher in the Rye: The True Tale of a White Boy from Oakland Who Became a Drug Addict, Criminal, Mental Patient, and ... [Read More]
Tony Camin: Comic's Comic | Esquire
In this series, we ask comedians to name the comedians they enjoy. Then we ask those people, too. Recently, Brent Weinbach chose Arj Barker, an Australian-based comedian who's currently on tour. Below, Barker talks about Tony Camin, a San Francisco native with whom he and Doug Benson co-created the The Marijuana-Louges. Come back next week to read about Camin's comic's comic. [Read More]
Cast Your Vote for Stand-Up Month
Last night in Iowa, thousands of regular Americans gathered together to exercise their right to vote, handing a win to Mitt Romney in the process. Seems like kind of a waste of democracy if you ask me. Thankfully, in honor of January being Stand-Up M... [Read More]
Aussies just 'get' comedian Arj Barker | Brisbane Times review
"Barker is sometimes light, sometimes heavy, and at all times aware of the importance of balance. Facetious riffs on natural disasters, Star Wars, and sports are juxtaposed against philosophical expositions on the “alchemy of joy”, and the perils of authority going unquestioned." [Read More]
The Serious Comedy Site's Top 10 Comedy CD and DVD List 2010
includes reviews of albums from: Arj Barker, Matt McCarthy, Dan Gabriel, Simon King, Anthony Jeselnik, Myq Kaplan, Shane Maus, Keith Alberstadt, Tom Simmons, Donnel Rawlings. [Read More]
Edinburgh fringe comedy roundup | The Observer
From Dead Cat Bounce and Bo Burnham to Andi Osho and Arj Barker, Stephanie Merritt on the best of this year's Edinburgh fringe comedy offerings [Read More]
Friday frivolity: Patrice Oneal, Christopher Titus, more sound off on their fave cakes
We take pride in providing our readers with as much information as humanly possible on all your favorite comedians and all the comedians we think you should know about. But, we’re not perfect. W... [Read More]
Flight Of The Conchords to tour UK in May | Chortle
Flight of the Conchords have announced a 15-night European tour in May, including dates in with dates in London, Birmingham, Manchester, Glasgow and Dublin. The tour follows the end of the second series of their cult hit show and the release of their second full-length album, I Told You I Was Freaky. [Read More]
Interview - Arj Barker might not read this, but he will make you "LYAO" with his new CD and DVD | the comic's comic
To hear what Arj has to say about the competitive nature of stand-up comedy and show business, working in Australia and the U.K., Flight of the Conchords (where he was a regular supporting character on their HBO series) and writing funny jokes, keep reading... [Read More]