Tom McCaffrey’s Stand-Up Mocumentary, ‘Adventures in Comedy’ Now Available Online
(via Twitter) by Tina Jett Tom McCaffrey‘s inside look at the trials and tribulations of life as a stand-up comedian is now available for your viewing pleasure on the interwebs. Adventures in Comedy is a truthful account of how the stand-up life can draw you in, dance with you for a littl... [Read More]
 
Why Marc Maron’s WTF! Could Only Work Once
(Image via wtfpod.com) By Joe-Joe Louis Slate magazine named the “Louis C.K.” episode of WTF! with Marc Maron as the best episode of a podcast ever made, beating out not only other comedy podcasts, but also podcasting favorites like This American Life, Radio Lab, and the wildly popular S... [Read More]
 
Worth a Listen: The Doug Stanhope Podcast
(via PhoenixNewTimes.com) by Joe-Joe Louis If you’ve never heard of Doug Stanhope then you have some homework to do, and if you consider yourself a fan of comedy but have never heard of Doug Stanhope, then you need to reevaluate how you self-identify. Over the past few decades, Doug has m... [Read More]
 
Nina G: Comedian Who Stutters Goes Beyond the Punch Lines
by Valerie Branch, Guest Contributor ALAMEDA, CA – Nina G bills herself as “America’s Only Female Stuttering Comedian”. Less obvious about this stand-up comedian, social activist, and author, is that she also has a learning disability. Both Nina G’s stutter and her lear... [Read More]
 
Make an Appointment with Dex Everett, Man Tamer!
via Dexeverett.com by Mike Sgroi The longest battle in history has always between men and women. Time has told the tales of epic relationships from Adam and Eve, to Romeo and Juliet, and all the way to Kanye and Kim. Through these relationships, people have lived vicariously to ultimately understand... [Read More]
 
SNL Mega-Marathon Begins Tomorrow
by Tina Jett   (image via VH1) Snowed-in sketch lovers rejoice! Beginning tomorrow, Wednesday, January 28, VH1 kicks off their Saturday Night Live mega-marathon, SNL REWIND: 2015–1975. For 19 days – 433 hours – 40 years of SNL episodes will air b... [Read More]
 
The Birthday Boys Return With A Little Seasoning Two
The Birthday Boys are back! The seven-man UCB alum sketch team returns to IFC for Season 2 on October 17th at 11:30PM. After successful debut season, the Boys continue to be ground-breaking with their narrative form of sketch comedy. Capturing the spotlight on cable, IFC rolls out the new seaso... [Read More]
 
The Birthday Boys Return With A Little Seasoning Two
The Birthday Boys are back! The seven-man UCB alum sketch team returns to IFC for Season 2 on October 17th at 11:30PM. After successful debut season, the Boys continue to be ground-breaking with their narrative form of sketch comedy. Capturing the spotlight on cable, IFC rolls out the new seaso... [Read More]
 
Jerrod Carmichael’s First Stand-up Special is on His Own Terms
Jerrod Carmichael celebrated the release of his HBO comedy special in a way that was most true to him: eating Krispy Kreme donuts, drinking champagne, and doing stand-up comedy. A few nights before his first stand-up special “Love at the Store” was to air, Carmichael hosted a show a... [Read More]
 
Jerrod Carmichael’s First Stand-up Special is on His Own Terms
Jerrod Carmichael celebrated the release of his HBO comedy special in a way that was most true to him: eating Krispy Kreme donuts, drinking champagne, and doing stand-up comedy. A few nights before his first stand-up special “Love at the Store” was to air, Carmichael hosted a show a... [Read More]