“Maron” set to return on May 8th, boasts huge list of guest stars
The second season of Marc Maron’s IFC TV show Maron premieres on May 8th. And, we’re all very patiently waiting. So far we’ve seen a teaser clip, heard about some guests that are going to be on the new season of the show. However, today a huge list of guest stars for the next seaso... [Read More]
Marc Maron Has an Unfriendly Backstage Meeting with Michael Ian Black and Chris Hardwick
by Megh Wright Here's a clip of Marc Maron having a very tense greeting with Michael Ian Black and Chris Hardwick backstage at Hardwick's live AMC Talking Dead show, which is filled with as much thinly veiled contempt as you'd expect a clip featuring Maron to have. 0 Comments... [Read More]
Here’s a first look clip of the new season of IFC’s ‘Maron’ (video)
Season 2 of Marc Maron’s IFC TV show, Maron premiere on May 8th. Here’s a first look clip at the new season which puts Marc backstage at an episode of AMC’s Talking Dead and Marc has a run-in with the other guest Michael Ian Black and the show’s host Chris Hardwick. Turns out... [Read More]
Ben Roy
Ben Roy gets a lot of mileage out of grating against expectations, so it makes sense for him to begin his second album, No Enlightenment in Sobriety, with the track “I’m Gonna Get Out of Here On This One.” The phrase that most comics use to end their sets is also the longest o... [Read More]
Todd Glass's Memoir Has a Title and a Release Date
by Bradford Evans Standup Todd Glass got a book deal after the excellent, acclaimed 2012 episode of WTF with Marc Maron in which he came out of the closet, and that book is finally hitting the shelves this summer. Called The Todd Glass Situation: A Bunch of Lies about My Personal Life and a Bunch o... [Read More]
New documentary ‘When Jews Were Funny’ tries to find the answer to what it’s like being Jewish in the comedy buisness
Jewish people are funny, that’s it, it’s hard to argue. Look at the countless names in comedy and you will find a lot of them have Jewish heritage. As the new documentary suggests, they’ve helped shape the history of 20th century humor, from the style to the pacing. Filmmaker Alan ... [Read More]
Marc Maron and Adam Carolla talk technology on PBS Web series ‘Everything But The News’ (Video)
The PBS original Web series Everything But The News with host Steve Goldbloom explores tech in California. Their newest episode, which launched this week on PBS’s YouTube page, examines the effects of technology on the state of comedy. Goldbloom talks to podcasters Marc Maron and Adam Carolla,... [Read More]
The Onion and A.V. Club are launching a comedy festival in Chicago this June
The folks that run The Onion and The A.V. Club are going to put on a comedy festival. The fest is called the 26th Annual Comedy Festival. So it’s the first annual 26th Annual Comedy Festival. You still with us? The shindig will take place in the publication’s hometown of Chicago on June ... [Read More]
This Week in Comedy Podcasts: Lena Dunham Visits 'WTF'
by Jessye McGarry The comedy podcast universe is ever expanding, not unlike the universe universe. We're here to make it a bit smaller, a bit more manageable. There are a lot of great shows and each has a lot of great episodes, so we want to highlight the exceptional, the noteworthy. Each week ... [Read More]
Season two of ‘Maron’ brings a heavy hitting list of guests
This May, get set to see IFC’s new season of Maron. The hit show follows Mark Maron, host of the WTF Podcast, through life as he attempts to grow as a man and all his stumbles along the way. Mark is the creator, executive producer, and writer of the show, and he’s playing no games [&hell... [Read More]