Fifteen can’t-miss acts at the 2014 Moontower Comedy and Oddity Festival
Austin is ready for some of the biggest names in comedy to take over this weekend April 23-26, at the Moontower Comedy and Oddity Festival. A great comedy festival currently celebrating its third year in existence. With an unforgettable and original lineup of over 100+ acts performing at ten differe... [Read More]
 
Opie and Anthony celebrate twenty years in radio with a live SiriusXM Unmasked from Carolines in NYC
On Thursday night at Carolines in New York City, legendary radio hosts Opie & Anthony sat down with Ron Bennington (of the Ron & Fez Show) to talk about their 20 year career in radio. A career that took them from Long Island to Boston and back to NYC. A career that, on more than […] O... [Read More]
 
Don Jamieson Twitter Reviews “Game of Thrones,” episode 4:3
Welcome to my Twitter reviews of the new season of Game Of Thrones. I had so much fun NOT watching The Walking Dead and reviewing it I decided to NOT watch this show too. I may be a nerd, but at least I’m a music nerd. On That Metal Show I get to interview my […] Don Jamieson Twitter Re... [Read More]
 
Preview: Austin’s Moontower Comedy & Oddity Festival returns with Kids in the Hall, Marc Maron, Mike Birbiglia, more!
The moon towers of Austin are the last of their kind in the world. Purchased secondhand from the city of Detroit in 1894, the towers were designed for no more threatening a purpose than to illuminate the city– an early example of nighttime municipal electricity. But when they first arrived at ... [Read More]
 
On Tour with Dave Ross: Week 2, ‘Sh*t hits the fan’
LA based comedian and storyteller Dave Ross is traveling across the country for a two month tour encompassing the full spectrum of comedy shows; house shows, weekends featuring at clubs, a live podcast recording, headlining independent shows, all culminating in his biggest show yet: headlining the H... [Read More]
 
Artie Lange hospitalized after going into diabetic shock
Artie Lange is a comedian whose had his share of health issues the last few years. However, since he mounted a return to radio with then co-host Nick DiPaolo, Lange appeared to have turned a corner. Today, he was reminded that there’s still some work to be done as he was hospitalized for going... [Read More]
 
We put on our tightest pants and hang with Steel Panther
We got gangbanged by Steel Panther! Just the other day the band released their new album, All You Can Eat to the masses and in normal Steel Panther style, it rips. On album release day, the band invited The Laugh Button to visit them in the Gibson Studios in NYC to spend some time with […] We... [Read More]
 
Thank You Internet! It’s ‘Time to Dye’ (video)
This week is Easter, the holiest of holidays for those of the Christian faith. But if you think about it, Easter is probably the most metal of holidays as well. A crucifixion, followed by the guy coming back to life a few days later? Pretty intense, especially if you’ve seen Mel Gibson’s... [Read More]
 
Don Jamieson Twitter Reviews ‘Game of Thrones,’ episode 4:2
Welcome to my Twitter reviews of the new season of Game Of Thrones. I had so much fun NOT watching The Walking Dead and reviewing it I decided to NOT watch this show too. I may be a nerd, but at least I’m a music nerd. On That Metal Show I get to interview my […] Don Jamieson Twitter Re... [Read More]
 
Otto Peterson of Otto & George passes away suddenly at 53
Well, this sucks. Otto Petersen, the comedian who is the raunchy ventriloquist act Otto & George, passed away yesterday afternoon, he was 53 years of. As of now, there’s no reason given to what he passed away from but he had been hospitalized last year after contracting bacterial meningiti... [Read More]