Three hours of Dan Nainan interviewed by his comedy critics
This is some deep-level inside baseball comedy feuding, so before I even begin to explain Dan Nainan to you, I'm just going to leave this here for you to see and here. Three hours and 20 minutes of Nainan appearing on Patrick Melton's Nobody Likes Onions podcast, talking about a handful of comedians... [Read More]
On Set with Marc Maron
by Monique Madrid Most of the interviews I do for this site involve me wearing my pajamas, because most of them are done over the phone. Every once in a while, however, I put on real clothes and get to meet the awesome people I’m talking to in person. I’m not going to lie and say I wasn&... [Read More]
Kenan Thompson Is Officially Returning to 'SNL' Next Season
by Megh Wright Last year, TMZ reported that Kenan Thompson would be leaving SNL at the end of season 40 — a rumor NBC was quick to deny. Still, with all the SNL cast shakeups in recent years, many fans have wondered whether the show's current longest-running cast member had plans to stick arou... [Read More]
Maron Season 3 trailer features Andy Dick, Andy Kindler, Whitney Cummings, Patton Oswalt and more
Marc Maron returns for an all new season of MARON. Season 3 premieres Thursday, May 14 at 10p. Here’s the trailer featuring Andy Dick, Andy Kindler, Whitney Cummings, Eddie Pepitone as a ghost, Patton Oswalt, Maria Bamford, and of course Maron himself. Maron Season 3 trailer features Andy Dick... [Read More]
Here's the Star-Studded Trailer for Season 3 of IFC's 'Maron'
by Megh Wright Marc Maron returns to IFC next month for a brand new season of Maron, and the first trailer was just released. It's loaded with new and returning stars like Andy Kindler, Patton Oswalt, Maria Bamford, Whitney Cummings, Andy Dick, Eddie Pepitone, Dave Anthony, Judd Hirsch, and Sally Ke... [Read More]
Is “Conan” the only stand-up TV credit that matters most now?
There are so many places to see stand-up comedy on TV and online during this digital comedy boom, that it certainly has become difficult to know what credits even matter any longer. As Grant Pardee notes in a piece today for Paste Magazine: "It was funny to see Madonna perform stand-up on The Tonigh... [Read More]
Watch a Sneak Peek of 'Misery Loves Comedy' with Marc Maron and Judd Apatow
by Megh Wright Kevin Pollak has a brand new documentary premiering at the Tribeca Film Festival next week called Misery Loves Comedy, which takes a closer look at every comedian's need to connect with audiences in the spirit of "misery loves company." Pollak interviewed over 60 comics and actors for... [Read More]
Moontower Comedy Festival announces its daily show schedule for April 22-25
As March comes to a close, the comedy calendar turns yet another page with plenty to look forward to in the month of April. One of those said events is the annual Moontower Comedy Festival down in Austin, TX. Today the fest, now in it’s fourth year, announced it’s day-by-day schedule. Th... [Read More]
Limited-time offer! The Humble Comedy Bundle 2015
Starting now (now being 2 p.m. Eastern/11 a.m. Pacific on Thursday, March 26, 2015) and lasting for exactly one week, you'll have the opportunity to pick up a 15-pack of stand-up comedy videos and audio recordings for the low, low price of whatever you want to pay -- or, for that matter, as much as ... [Read More]
Get the comedy Humble Bundle and scoop up titles from Bill Hicks, Marc Maron, Mike Birbiglia, Doug Stanhope, and more
You have one week and one week only to take advantage of this so do it now. The website Humble Bundle runs a bunch of great flash sales for media at steep discounts that allow you to snatch up some great music, video, and comedy albums for a sliding scale. Money raised go to charities, […] Ge... [Read More]