Anne Heche and Onur Tukel Thoroughly Embarrassed Themselves on a Morbidly Fascinating Episode of ‘Doug Loves Movies’
Pod-Canon is an ongoing tribute to the greatest individual comedy-related podcast episodes of all time. As readers of this column perhaps know by now, I am a fan of podcast episodes that begin pleasantly enough but quickly devolve (or evolve, depending on your perspective) into crazed psychodramas f... [Read More]
Win tickets to see Doug Loves Movies live at Gramercy Theatre in NYC on April 27th
Tomorrow night Doug Benson will be in New York City. Doug’s wildly popular podcast, Doug Loves Movies is taping an encore podcast at the Gramercy Theatre due to popular demand selling out night #1 of the appearances. We’ve teamed up with the folks at Live Nation/Gramercy Theatre to give ... [Read More]
4th Annual Limestone Comedy Festival announces headliners including Bobcat Goldthwait
The Limestone Comedy Festival is a three-day, five-venue stand-up and podcast comedy festival held in downtown Bloomington, IN. This year’s event is June 2-4 and will be headlined by the legendary Bobcat Goldthwait, Andy Erikson, Roy Wood Jr., Karen Kilgariff, Doug Benson, Gina Yashere, Justin... [Read More]
4th Annual Limestone Comedy Festival announces headliners including Bobcat Goldthwait
The Limestone Comedy Festival is a three-day, five-venue stand-up and podcast comedy festival held in downtown Bloomington, IN. This year’s event is June 2-4 and will be headlined by the legendary Bobcat Goldthwait, Andy Erikson, Roy Wood Jr., Karen Kilgariff, Doug Benson, Gina Yashere, Justin... [Read More]
Limestone Comedy Festival 2015: The festival, the shows and the breakdown
The Limestone Comedy Festival is a three day event held in Bloomington, Indiana with five venues hosting shows in a three block radius. Some of the best acts and podcasts in the country stopped by June 4-6, and we were there. Janeane Garofalo, Aparna Nancherla, Kyle Kinane, Doug Benson and ... [Read More]
SXSW announces 2015 Comedy Lineup including Amy Schumer, Judd Apatow, Bill Burr, and NBC’s “Undateable”
Comedy has become a force to be reckoned with more so now than ever and SXSW, widely known as a heavy player in the music industry, has been doing its part to serve the comedy community and its universe over the last eight years by hosting hundreds of acclaimed performers, and un... [Read More]
Bumbershoot announces its 2014 comedy line-up, includes Ted Alexandro, Beth Stelling, and Rory Scovel
Seattle’s music and arts festival, Bumbershoot, recently announced its comedy line-up for this year’s festival. Over Labor Day weekend, August 30 – September 1st, Bumbershoot will host every type of comedy they can get their hands on: stand-up, improv, sketch, and podcast. Some of ... [Read More]
Best Of 2013: The 5 Best Comedy Shows I Saw This Year
If you’re anything like me, you live in San Diego, California. You live here because you want to live in an actual city but not like an actual big big […]Author informationJimmy CallawayAuthor at Serial OptimistJimmy Callaway lives in San Diego. He works in a comic book store and also t... [Read More]
LA Podfest Grows and Gives Back In Second Year
The Los Angeles Podcast Festival (“LA Podfest” for short) will be making its sophomore run October 4-6 in Santa Monica. In its second year, the festival has almost doubled in size to more than forty podcasts, including behemoths WTF with Marc Maron, Doug Loves Movies and Walking The Room... [Read More]