Listen to and read Doug Stanhope deliver eulogies for Sean Rouse
Doug Stanhope, who booked the late Sean Rouse on his Unbookables tour and captured it for a documentary, has written a beautiful eulogy to his friend over at Vulture. GO READ IT. If reading proves too difficult for you, for whatever reason, then you can listen to Stanhope along with pals Mat Becker,... [Read More]
R.I.P. Sean Rouse (1975-2018)
Sean Rouse, a darkly funny comedian favored by the likes of Doug Stanhope, Jim Norton and Dave Attell, has died. Rouse suffered a stroke followed by a heart attack, and did not recover. Rouse was only 43. https://twitter.com/DougStanhope/status/1013151198147301376 Rouse grew up in Katy, Texas, ... [Read More]
It’s a comedy tour trek across the Midwest with Doug Stanhope’s “The Unbookables”
Doug Stanhope has always been a comedian that believes in doing it yourself and making your own path. He and… MORE It’s a comedy tour trek across the Midwest with Doug Stanhope’s “The Unbookables” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Doug Stanhope protege Arthur Hinty still standing up
Arthur Hinty is not what you'd consider a well-known comedian. However, he's got some well known friends, namely Doug Stanhope. A few years ago Stand Up! Records released an album called The Unbookables: Morbid Obscenity taken from a live show hosted and headlined by Stanhope and recorded at Appleton, Wisconsin's Skyline Comedy Cafe. Sales of the album went to help pay for Hinty's gastric bypass surgery. As part of the deal, Stanhope explained that Hinty himself (then, not a trained stand-up) n... [Read More]