My First Time: Jared Logan debuts his first album “My Brave Battle”
The road to becoming a great comedian is filled with many challenges and opportunities. There are certain milestones every comedians hopes to hit at various points of their journey. “My First Time,” is all about comedy firsts; those milestones from your first headlining gig, first tour, ... [Read More]
 
Cool thing to buy this week: Dan Mintz “The Stranger”
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. Dan Mintz: The Stranger Purchase: i... [Read More]
 
Gallagher
Gallagher has an enormously storied career in comedy. That might be strange for some to read these days, as that career comes to a close with his current farewell tour and farewell album, I Am Who I Pretend to Be. These days, most of Gallagher’s press is about racist rants and heart attacks. S... [Read More]
 
Cameron Esposito “Same Sex Symbol” might prove that she is indeed a Thundercat (review)
In her video for album track “Woman Who Doesn’t Sleep with Men” where she shuts down a heckler, Cameron Esposito summed up her outspoken brand of comedy. And in a 2013 op-ed piece for the Advocate in which she said, “I’m not going to hide my sexuality. Because if I stop... [Read More]
 
Cool thing to buy this week: Bill Burr “Live At Andrew’s House” on vinyl
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. Bill Burr: Live At Andrew&rsqu... [Read More]
 
Weird Al Ranks His Top Five Sketch and Standup Comedy Albums
by Megh Wright Here's a web extra from Late Night featuring guest Weird Al Yankovic, who is given the daunting task of summing up his five favorite sketch and standup comedy albums of all time. Surely no one will disagree with his picks. 0 Comments... [Read More]
 
Jared Logan’s debut album “My Brave Battle” to be released October 14
Jared Logan is a powerhouse. The high energy comedian is one of the fastest rising stars in the New York comedy scene, and recently recorded his first album. Logan’s debut album, My Brave Battle, will be released on October 14th via ASpecialThing Records. Recorded at Nashville’s The High... [Read More]
 
Jonah Ray announces launch of new record label, Literally Figurative Records
Today, comedian Jonah Ray announced via Tumblr that he is launching a new comedy/music record label. According to Ray, his new label, Literally Figurative Records, will be launched via AST records and Ryan McManenim and Matt Belknap (who’s own label Ray had previously released an album under).... [Read More]
 
Bob Odenkirk's New Album 'Amateur Hour' Is Out November 25th
by Megh Wright Over the summer it was announced that Bob Odenkirk was taping his very first comedy album Amateur Hour, which will also include rising standup Brandon Wardell as an opening act both on the album and corresponding tour to promote Odenkirk's book of plays out next month A Load of Hooey.... [Read More]
 
Bill Burr's 'Live at Andrew's House' Is Out on Vinyl September 30th
by Megh Wright Comedy vinyl lovers can add a new album to their collection when Bill Burr releases Live at Andrew's House later this month. Recorded live at his November 2011 Carnegie Hall performance, Live at Andrew's House will given a special release on September 30th through Third Man Records on... [Read More]