From the attic of a Chinese restaurant, Boston’s Comedy Studio celebrates 20th Anniversary
On paper, its a little 75-seat “place” in the attic of a Chinese restaurant. To comedy, it’s as big as the world. This month, The Comedy Studio in Boston, MA celebrated its 20th Anniversary. That in itself is a feat. However, there’s more to it than that. The Comedy Studio ha... [Read More]
Watch a Clip from Seeso’s ‘The Comedy Show Show’ Featuring Phoebe Robinson
Seeso has a brand new show premiering today called The Comedy Show Show, which “highlights the best themed comedy shows across the US, from panel shows to contests to comedy storytelling.” The streaming site released a sneak peek today from Eugene Mirman’s show Hold On featuring Mi... [Read More]
Watch a Clip from Seeso’s ‘The Comedy Show Show’ Featuring Phoebe Robinson
Seeso has a brand new show premiering today called The Comedy Show Show, which “highlights the best themed comedy shows across the US, from panel shows to contests to comedy storytelling.” The streaming site released a sneak peek today from Eugene Mirman’s show Hold On featuring Mi... [Read More]
The 10 Best Standup Specials and Albums of 2015
Of all the things to celebrate in comedy this year, the resilience and power of standup’s cherished documents — the album and the TV special — remained impressively untainted by bite-sized viral videos, faux-documentaries, a flurry of late-night distractions, and a podcast landscap... [Read More]
Eugene Mirman Is the Best Kind of Ridiculous
Basking in the afterglow of his most recent Netflix special, Vegan on His Way to the Complain Store, and his increased global popularity from his role as Gene on Bob’s Burgers, Eugene Mirman decided to do something grand: release a nine volume/seven LP comedy album full of some of the most biz... [Read More]
Breaking down Eugene Mirman’s colossal 9-volume, 7-LP comedy compendium “I’m Sorry (You’re Welcome)”
Stand-up comedians find success by following in the footsteps of proven comedy giants or choose to tear down the conventions of the medium all together. Regardless of approach, they must satisfy one vital criterion – they have to be funny. Eugene Mirman falls in line with the latter of the afo... [Read More]
Episode #18: Eugene Mirman
Eugene Mirman is known for making his own path to success, all while maintaining a lovably absurd childlike view of the world, which serves him well as the voice of Gene on the Emmy-winning animated series, Bob's Burgers, returning this September for a sixth season on FOX. You've seen Euge... [Read More]
Eugene Mirman’s New 7-LP Comedy Album ‘I’m Sorry (You’re Welcome)’ Is Very Comprehensive
Eugene Mirman is certainly not new to the game of selling handcrafted, one-of-a-kind products online, but his latest offering might go down as his biggest masterpiece yet. Titled I’m Sorry (You’re Welcome), Mirman’s new comedy album is much more than a standup album — it&rsqu... [Read More]
Eugene Mirman to release monumental 9-volume 7-LP comedy album and tour
Eugene Mirman’s I’m Sorry (You’re Welcome) is a 9-volume, 7-LP comedy album of epic proportions. It’s set for release on October 30 from Sub Pop. It will include a vast array of sounds that can be described as varyingly poignant, erotic, practical, romantic, mind-altering, ed... [Read More]
Meet Me In New York: Mehran Khaghani
What do they say about New York City: There are eight million stories, and sometimes it seems as though eight million of the people telling them think they're comedians? No, that's not it. It is a fact, though, that America's biggest city is also its biggest comedy mecca. Hollywood may be Hollywood... [Read More]