Cool thing to buy this week: Doug Stanhope The Comedians’ Comedian’s Comedians
This past March at SXSW, Doug Stanhope taped a special for Seeso (R.I.P) that featured three comedians he was a… MORE Cool thing to buy this week: Doug Stanhope The Comedians’ Comedian’s Comedians appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
SXSW 2015: The Laugh Button Live! in photos
SXSW 2015 was one for the ages as it allowed to put on easily our biggest live stand-up show to date. On Monday, March 16th we packed Esther’s Follies to the gills with one of the finest shows we’ve ever done. Our photography pal Kristin Hillery documented the evening for us. One that co... [Read More]
Bill Burr and Al Madrigal to headline The Laugh Button Live! at SXSW 2015, March 16th at Esther’s Follies
Buckle up! For The Laugh Button Live! will once again return to SXSW for an unforgettable evening of stand-up comedy! We knew this year would be tough to top one of last year’s most buzzed-about show which featured Jim Breuer and Sinbad. So we pulled out all the stops this year to bring easily... [Read More]
Cool thing to buy this week: Big Jay Oakerson “The Crowd Work Sessions: What’s Your F@!?#ng Deal?!”
There’s a lot of stuff out there in the world vying for both your attention and your hard-earned dollars. The Laugh Button is here to help you make the right decisions when it comes to purchasing funny things. Here’s what’s cool to buy this week. Big Jay Oakerson: The Crowd Work Se... [Read More]
North American comedians at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2013
Another August, another onslaught of comedians converged upon Edinburgh, all vying for the attention of Scots and the comedy fans who come there each summer for the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. And here is this year's crop of North American acts making hey, hay and ha-has across the pond: Abigoliah Sc... [Read More]
Set List live improvised stand-up shows come to Nerdist, with a special LIVE show for YouTube Comedy Week
Set List is an American creation that first scored a TV deal across the pond, but is finally finding its way back home with a webseries version that you can enjoy wherever you have Internet access. Episode highlights of the live shows began appearing... [Read More]
Glenn Wool: I'll Ask Her (album review)
Glenn Wool is like a cartoon character. His delivery alternates between screaming, whispering, ACCents on parTICular syllables, and myriad voices depending on who he’s depicting in a joke. His scruffy hair, facial or otherwise, varies between hockey-player chic, biker dude, and suave gentleman... [Read More]
Glenn Wool’s ‘I’ll Ask Her’
Listening to his album is like being a passenger on Glenn Wool’s tour of the world. He verbally takes you around the planet with a high octane style that will keep the listeners excited and interested. One minute, he’s discussing getting laid in Canada, and the next, he’s disappointing an English cab driver by proving he’s not a racist. Wool being such a worldly traveler makes his comedy smart and interesting. [Read More]
Just for Laughs: Marc Maron is just peachy
“I don’t have great judgment, but I’m great at judging” – Marc Maron In what’s a possibly-slash-hopefully new tradition, Marc Maron closed his 2012 Just For Laughs stint with a live taping of his WTF podcast and a full stand... [Read More]