Vans Warped Tour and Warped Comedy Tent creator Kevin Lyman: The Laugh Button Interview
Just off celebrating the 20th anniversary of its existence, the Vans Warped Tour welcomes a new addition to its scene. Comedy. This year will mark the start of a new tradition with the 2015 Vans Warped Tour Comedy Tent and we are psyched to be the official sponsor for its en... [Read More]
The Laugh Button joins the Vans Warped Tour as the official sponsor of the inaugural comedy tent
2015 marks the start of a new tradition on the Vans Warped Tour which recently celebrated it’s 20th anniversary. The Laugh Button is psyched to announce that we are the official sponsor of the inaugural Warped Comedy Tent and will be bringing comedy to the Warped Tour all summer long. Com... [Read More]
Myq Kaplan’s Moving My GF and Her Belongings Across the Country & Also Doing Shows Tour starts June 14
Recently I was a guest on Myq Kaplan’s podcast Hang Out With Me (to air at later date), and I found out that the comedian was planning on moving his girlfriend and her belongings to New York. “So why not make it a tour?” he then said to me. I replied, “That’s awesome!&r... [Read More]
Fuse orders Gabriel Iglesias and friends tour series: Fluffy Breaks Even!
Fuse is getting into the Fluffy Guy business for years to come, with a tour-based comedy series starting production today in Las Vegas with Gabriel Iglesias and his friends, plus a multi-year partnership for more series and specials. “Gabriel is the perfect example of the type of talent that i... [Read More]
Amy Schumer and Judd Apatow are kicking off a Trainwreck Comedy Tour for charity and to promote their new movie
This summer is the summer that Amy Schumer might just take over the world. Not only is her new season of Inside Amy Schumer inspiring countless thought pieces on how awesome she is (which are true) but her hotly anticipated Judd Apatow movie Trainwreck is poised to make her a star. Schumer and Apato... [Read More]
Judd Apatow, Amy Schumer, and Other Great Comedians Hitting the Road for a 'Trainwreck' Tour
by Adam Frucci Amy Schumer and Judd Apatow's new movie Trainwreck comes out this summer, but beforehand some of the cast is hitting the road to promote the movie and do comedy for a good cause. The Trainwreck tour will consist of this murderer's row: Amy Schumer, Judd Apatow, Colin Quinn, Dave Attel... [Read More]
Trainwreck Comedy Tour showcasing Amy Schumer, Dave Attell, Colin Quinn, Mike Birbiglia, Vanessa Bayer, Judd Apatow for charity and promotion
If you weren't already excited to see the movie Trainwreck this summer (and well, you should be! please read my early review of Trainwreck from SXSW), then this certainly will do the trick. Amy Schumer and Judd Apatow will hit the road in June for seven all-star stand-up comedy showcases -- featurin... [Read More]
Diving into the catalog of Bill Hicks re-issues (review)
Once upon a time, there was a stand-up comedian named Bill Hicks… and for those truly unfamiliar with his legacy as a stand-up, some initial comparative context is necessary: When Bill Hicks died in 1994, most of this current mid-to-late 20’s generation of comedians had just finished wr... [Read More]
Lewis Black announces The Rant is Due: Part Deux Fall Tour 2015
Lewis Black, the Grammy Award-winning stand-up comedian, is one of the most prolific and popular performers working today. He is not only a stand-up comedian, but also an actor and author. He is one of a few performers to sell out multiple renowned theaters, including Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center, ... [Read More]
Dave Chappelle Booed During Detroit Show! ‘Drunk’ Performance Video Has Fans Demanding Refund, But Was The Heckling Crowd Too Harsh?
Did Dave Chappelle deserve to be booed during his stand-up show in Detroit? New video shows the comedian facing an angry crowd after he appeared drunk and slurred his words during a Detroit stop on his comeback tour. Chappelle played two shows in Detroit’s Fillmore Theater last Thursday, and r... [Read More]