The Laugh Button Podcast #113: Shane Mauss has a good trip
We’re back from SXSW and oh what great fun it was. Matt runs down the trip with Bram as they… MORE The Laugh Button Podcast #113: Shane Mauss has a good trip appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Kurt Braunohler and wife Lauren Cook’s new podcast “Wedlock” to debut on 4/20
New podcast alert! Kurt Braunohler – stand-up comic, host of The K Ohle podcast, and leader of Comedy Central’s Roustabout… MORE Kurt Braunohler and wife Lauren Cook’s new podcast “Wedlock” to debut on 4/20 appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
Episode #143: Gina Yashere
Gina Yashere first came to the attention of Americans in 2007 when she appeared on season five of Last Comic Standing (the first international season, which also featured finalists Amy Schumer, Doug Benson, Lavell Crawford and winner Jon Reep). But Yashere already had plenty of successful experience... [Read More]
Forget Adnan and Richard Simmons, ‘Whatever Happened to Pizza at McDonald’s?’ Is the Mystery-Solving Podcast You Need
Do you remember when McDonald’s used to serve pizza? Why did they stop? How did it taste? There’s now a podcast created specifically to answer these questions, a podcast that brilliantly satirizes investigative journalism and the rising political influence of internet conspiracy theorist... [Read More]
This Week in Comedy Podcasts: Happy Birthday, ‘Beautiful/Anonymous’
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 our crack team of... [Read More]
Michael Ian Black, Eugene Mirman, and More Are Headed to the 2017 NYC PodFest
New York’s annual PodFest returns next month, and today the festival announced its full lineup. The festival takes place at The Bell House in Brooklyn from Friday, April 7th through Sunday the 9th and will feature shows like Travon Free and Mike Drucker’s The Room Where It’s Happen... [Read More]
‘The Long Shot’ Explores the Complex Relationship Between a Podcast and its Most Devoted Listeners
Pod-Canon is an ongoing tribute to the greatest individual comedy-related podcast episodes of all time. There’s something about the intimacy and relatively modesty of the medium of podcasts that encourages obsessiveness and intensity. Podcasters and fans tend to be intense people so it makes s... [Read More]
Episode #142: Fahim Anwar
The child of Afghan immigrants, Fahim Anwar grew up in Seattle, went to the University of Washington and got a job at Boeing in aerospace engineering to make his parents proud. But Anwar had a different dream, and no, I don’t mean the dancing machine Lance Cantstopolis. He took a job in Long B... [Read More]
This Week in Comedy Podcasts: ‘Maeve in America’ Goes Live
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 our crack team of... [Read More]
The Laugh Button Podcast #112: Katie Goodman is halfway closer to death
Katie Goodman is a comical badass. She’s a Feminist and mother. She also spent a large chunk of her life… MORE The Laugh Button Podcast #112: Katie Goodman is halfway closer to death appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]