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]
The 8th Annual Eugene Mirman Comedy Festival has been announced
Now entering year 8, starting September 18, we will once again be able to experience all that is the Eugene Mirman Comedy Festival in NYC. The Wall Street Journal has called it “a momentous occasion” while Time Out New York says it’s “a fall highlight in the local comedy scen... [Read More]
‘Eugene Mirman: Vegan on His Way to the Complain Store’ Is Now on Netfix
Last week, Eugene Mirman made headlines after he took out a full-page ad to protest a $15 parking ticket in New Hampshire, but that’s not the only big Mirman news. Thanks to Comedy Dynamics, Mirman’s third standup special Eugene Mirman: Vegan on His Way to the Complain Store is now avail... [Read More]
Eugene Mirman Took Out a Full-Page Ad Over a $15 Parking Ticket
Eugene Mirman recently had an unfortunate experience while visiting Portsmouth, New Hampshire, and as he is known to do, he decided to deal with the situation by taking out a full-page ad in the local paper. The ad, which has since made its way to Reddit, is in response to a $15 parking ticket Mirma... [Read More]