Listen to an exclusive clip from Joe Sib’s new album, “Nowhere Near The Top”
Joe Sib is just a week away from releasing his debut stand-up comedy album, Nowhere Near The Top on 800… MORE Listen to an exclusive clip from Joe Sib’s new album, “Nowhere Near The Top” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
The Laugh Button Podcast #29: PUP hangs with us at Warped Tour
Another dispatch from Warped Tour where the Canadian rock band PUP speak with us. They’re big comedy fans and totally great people. Mark and Matt run down the news of the day including Amy Schumer on gun control, Monty Python, and the legacy of Jon Stewart. New episodes of The Laugh Button Pod... [Read More]
Cool thing to buy this week: Joe Sib’s debut, Don’t Call Me Dude Bro
Joe Sib Don’t Call Me Dude, Bro! Purchase: Bandcamp This week, our pal Joe Sib, the co-founder of SideOneDummy records released his debut stand-up album. Sib’s Don’t Call Me Dude Bro is about growing up from stage dives to parenthood. The EP is available as a digital of physical al... [Read More]
Vans Warped Tour and Warped Comedy Tent creator Kevin Lyman: The Laugh Button Interview
Just off celebrating the 20th anniversary of its existence, the Vans Warped Tour welcomes a new addition to its scene. Comedy. This year will mark the start of a new tradition with the 2015 Vans Warped Tour Comedy Tent and we are psyched to be the official sponsor for its en... [Read More]
The Laugh Button presents SideOneDummy Storytellers (photos)
On Friday night, we were fortunate enough to host the first East Coast edition of SideOneDummy Storytellers. A show that LA punk rock label SideOneDummy puts on monthly at its offices. The premise is simple, label co-owner and comedian Joe Sib hosts some comics and a musical guest to come on and tel... [Read More]
Kyle Kinane tells the story about how he became a Screeching Weasel fan
Anyone familiar with Kyle Kinane’s comedy isn’t surprised that he’s a fan of music. He often discusses it in his act and has been known to do projects involving bands over the years. So when he was asked to take the stage for SideOneDummy’s Storytellers and talk about an albu... [Read More]
Joe Sib tells the story about how he spent a night with Springsteen and U2 in the latest SideOneDummy Storytellers
In the latest installment of the SideOneDummy Storytellers Show, S1D co-founder/comedian Joe Sib takes the stage to tell a story. While Sib has his fair share of stories to tell from a lifetime of being in the music business, this time he talked about the time he got to meet the legend Bruce Springs... [Read More]
Greg Behrendt talks about falling in love with Van Halen for SideOneDummy’s Storytellers
When we made a trek out to LA last month we got the chance to check out the SideOneDummy records office. Co-owner and comedian Joe Sib told us about a great series they were putting on in the label’s office. It was to make a performance space where talented people could perform, whether it be ... [Read More]
Catching up with Joe Sib before his SF Sketchfest appearance (interview)
The Laugh Button last spoke to stand-up comedian/SideOneDummy Records co-founder/manic ball of energy Joe Sib in October 2011, when his one man show, “California Calling,” was making the rounds of comedy clubs and festivals, including San Francisco’s Sketchfest. Nearly two years later, Joe’s s... [Read More]
Two more music labels enter comedy business; Erik Griffin and Kurt Braunohler to release albums
Quickly rising comedians Kurt Braunohler and Erik Griffin just signed deals to release their first live comedy albums, and both are doing so as two indie music record labels’ first comedians. Braunohler, the host of IFC’s absurd game show... [Read More]