9 Great and unique concept comedy shows around the nation
There are a million open mics, and a million (well I don’t know numbers, it’s not important) stand-up showcases around the country. You can see stand-up almost every night in every major, and some minor, cities. But how many of these shows feature comics performing in their underwear, or... [Read More]
 
'ANiMASHUPS': Exploring the Possibilities of the Animated Podcast
by Alexander Swerdloff For my money, there are few things on this big, blue marble we call Earth more awe-inspiring and superlative than the amalgamation of comedy and animation. Screw off, peanut butter and chocolate. Hit the bricks, mortar and bricks! Take a breather, unstable sociopaths and boxes... [Read More]
 
This Week in Comedy Podcasts: Jenny Slate Delights On 'WTF'
by Stephanie Simon 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]
 
Michaela Watkins and Funny Or Die predict how the final episode of “Serial” podcast will end
Today is the day we’ve all been waiting for! No, not Christmas morning, it’s the final episode of the NPR Podcast, Serial. And since we’re all waiting for baited breath as to how it will wrap all things up. Funny Or Die and Michaela Watkins have their own take on how the final epis... [Read More]
 
Best Fictional TV Jerks – Top 10 List Podcast – Episode 113
In each episode of The Top 10 List Podcast, a panel of comedians compete to get as many of their individual picks, from a list they prepared before the show, on a final top 10 list. Episode topics range from People who Changed the World to Most Doable Hollywood Actors. The Top 10 List... [Read More]
 
Best Michael Jackson Songs – Top 10 List Podcast – Episode 112
In each episode of The Top 10 List Podcast, a panel of comedians compete to get as many of their individual picks, from a list they prepared before the show, on a final top 10 list. Episode topics range from People who Changed the World to Most Doable Hollywood Actors. The Top 10 List... [Read More]
 
This Week in Comedy Podcasts: Chris Rock and John Cleese Hit the 'Bullseye’
by Stephanie Simon 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]
 
Strapped In, Helmet On: Tom Scharpling Talks the New 'Best Show'
by Greg Hunter The last thing listeners heard during the final episode of The Best Show on WFMU was Black Flag’s “Gimmie Gimmie Gimmie” — a sign-off but not exactly a goodbye. For several months, fans of the program wondered what host Tom Scharpling would do next. The answer ... [Read More]
 
Todd Barry, Big Jay Oakerson talk about their all-crowd-work comedy albums (AUDIO)
If you’ve been paying attention to comedy album releases of late, you’ll know that both Todd Barry and Big Jay Oakerson have released albums that feature their crowd work chops. Barry’s album The Crowd Work Tour (and also it was a tour) came first and is still available on Louis C.... [Read More]
 
This Week in Comedy Podcasts: Marc Maron Chats with Norman Lear
by Stephanie Simon 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]