Cool thing to buy this week: Jamie Lee “I Mean…”
This week comedian Jamie Lee will release her debut stand-up comedy album, I Mean… on ASpecialThing records. Not only is… MORE Cool thing to buy this week: Jamie Lee “I Mean…” appeared first on The Laugh Button.... [Read More]
The Laugh Button Podcast: Karate and fireworks with Rob Cantrell
Mark and Matt deliver thoughts about late night humor, Nate Bargatze, Nic Cage, Aziz Ansari on Netflix, and even a bit about Star Wars. We then host Rob Cantrell to discuss Karate and Fireworks with Mitch Hedberg, weed, and how much you would pay for your memories all in this super stuffed episode o... [Read More]
Comedian Rob Cantrell’s new Coffee and Weed D.C. Go-Go Remix video
Coffee and Weed – D.C. Go-Go Remix by Rob Cantrell feat. Lionize. The timing for this video is perfect. Washington DC, the city where comedian Rob Cantrell was born and a place near and dear to his heart has just Legalized Cannabis. “Wow, It seems weird saying it. It is a bit tricky beca... [Read More]
The Laugh Button Podcast: Adventures In Comedy with Tom McCaffrey
This week, Mark and Matt welcome comedian and filmmaker Tom McCaffrey into the studio to talk about the release of his new mockumentary film, Adventures In Comedy. The film was written and stars Tom as he navigates the world of stand-up. Part comedy doc, part Spinal Tap all funny. The film also feat... [Read More]
Brooklyn Comedy Festival: Friday, 8/23
In it’s next to last night, the Brooklyn Comedy Festival wasn’t showing any signs of slowing down. In fact, both of the events were well beyond sold out. Earlier in the evening, Brooklyn bar, Over The Eight played host to “T.G.I. Friedman.” The show, scheduled for 7:30 didn&r... [Read More]
Week At The Creek: A residency for headliners to work out new hours of stand-up comedy
When Colin Quinn needed a venue to work out his latest one-man show, "Unconstitutional," he crossed the East River and found a second home club in Long Island City at The Creek and The Cave. Quinn is currently performing "Unconstitutional" at the Cherry Lane Theatre Off-Broadway (see my re... [Read More]
From Brooklyn to Bonnaroo: David Cross announces 2013 comedy lineup, Rob Cantrell launches “Universally Speaking”
When you think of Bonnaroo, you think of Brooklyn, don't you? Sure, New York City's borough of choice seems even chosen more now, but it's a long way from the actual summer festival of comedy and music held on 700 acres of rural Tennessee. That's not... [Read More]
David Cross announces Bonnaroo comedy lineup, festival launches Web series with Rob Cantrell (Videos)
Daniel Tosh, Mike Birbiglia and Nikki Glaser are only three of the stellar comedians who will perform at Bonnaroo this year, as the music and arts festival takes over Manchester, TN from June 13 to 16. The full list of comedians to appear at the Bonn... [Read More]
Video: Lynn Shawcroft talks about Mitch Hedberg’s “Los Enchiladas”
Sirius XM will be airing a great interview with Shawcroft along with comedians Mike Birbiglia, Doug Stanhope and Rob Cantrell, wherein she talks a bit more about the film and her time with Mitch. You’re going to want to check it out on Raw Dog Sirius XM 99 at 5 pm EST. PunchlineMagazine has a video preview below. [Read More]
"Last Comic" vet Rob Cantrell's offbeat humor in tune with rock venue -
"I didn't have a good, clean pair of pants," he said. "I was wearing jeans every day, and they were ratty. I need something fit for national television. It was a huge transition going from local clubs to prime-time television. I did get very hot very fast, and I was approached by a lot of different people. But it wasn't the route I wanted. I wanted to put more emphasis on the writing and become a higher-level comic." Cantrell passed on offers - including one from Dane Cook's manager - to inst... [Read More]