Bill Hicks explains Easter
Happy zombie Jesus day Easter! It’s one of the biggest holidays of the year for many across the world. However, just because it’s popular, doesn’t mean we don’t have questions. With that in mind, we’ll let Bill Hicks’ explain it all. Bill Hicks explains Easter app... [Read More]
Jamie Lee on The Pete Holmes Show, “I only drink when it’s a special occasion”
Jamie Lee is not only a staff writer on The Pete Holmes Show but she’s also a talented comedian and, according to Pete, one of his best friends. So why would Pete give Jamie the stage for five minutes of his show last night. Jamie, because as we mentioned a talented comedian, picked up and [&h... [Read More]
Dan Soder on Conan, ‘She talks about death with an ease that rattles my bones’
Dan Soder, one of our favs made his second appearance on Conan last night for another round of stand-up comedy jokery. Soder took swings at the generational gap between children and their grandparents and why he doesn’t trust 2 year olds and their technological prowess. If I follow the logic b... [Read More]
Jim Gaffigan to release new stand-up special, ‘Obsessed’ on April 29th
Seems like Spring is finally here and so is another stand-up comedy special from Jim Gaffigan. The comedian’s latest Obsessed will be available in stores on Tuesday, April 29th. It will be available on pretty much any format your comedy fan heard could want, DVD, Blu-Ray, vinyl, VOD, digital d... [Read More]
Pioneers of Television: Standup to Sitcom (PBS)
"In the beginning of stand-up, it's the hardest thing in the world, because you are not good," said Ray Romano. "It takes 30 years to make a good, a great stand-up comic," Roseanne said. "And it does!" And yet it doesn't take quite that long to get the attention of network TV executives, particularl... [Read More]
Tracy Morgan’s stand-up special ‘Bona Fide’ set to premiere on Comedy Central April 20th
Tracy Morgan is one of the most recognizable names in the stand up world. He has been all over the place from the legendary Saturday Night Live to hit NBC show 30 Rock. However his roots are, and have always been, in stand-up comedy. Having said that, I bring to you some exciting news, Tracy’s... [Read More]
Brent Sullivan on The Pete Holmes Show, ‘He was so attractive it was irritating’
Brent Sullivan was the guest comedian on The Pete Holmes Show where he decided to read a letter that he wrote to his future self 10 years ago. A lot has happened in 10 years, he moved from Michigan, began performing stand-up comedy, and came out of the closet. So some of his dreams came […] B... [Read More]
Nikki Glaser on Late Night with Seth Meyers, ‘He thinks I read’
Nikki Glaser was the guest comedian on Late Night with Seth Meyers the other night. She delivered a tight five about her recent relationship breakups, make ups, and how she gave him the impression that she was a different person. We got the chance to catch Glaser run through this spot earlier this w... [Read More]
The Laugh Button Presents: On Tour with Dave Ross
LA based comedian and storyteller Dave Ross is traveling across the country for a two month tour encompassing the full spectrum of comedy shows; house shows, weekends featuring at clubs, a live podcast recording, headlining independent shows, all culminating in his biggest show yet: headlining the H... [Read More]
Matt Braunger almost killed the lead singer of Living Colour in the latest edition of SideOneDummy Storytellers
Matt Braunger is a fan of the band Living Colour so much in fact he almost killed the lead singer Corey Glover at a concert. Turns out some people have a different way of showing their appreciation for their idols. Braunger tells this story in the latest episode of SideOneDummy Storytellers where th... [Read More]