On Tour with Dave Ross: Week 2, ‘Sh*t hits the fan’
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]
 
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]
 
Bob Saget
A lot of comedians do scatological material; none employ it with quite the same childlike glee as Bob Saget. He makes the connection early on in his memoir, Dirty Daddy: The Chronicles of a Family Man Turned Filthy Comedian. Saget’s father, it turns out, was also a fan of juvenile humor. It&rs... [Read More]
 
Todd Barry on Conan, ‘It’s the first annual Todd Barry best Walgreens award’
Todd Barry was the guest comedian on Conan last night. He swung by the late night TV studio for a spot in an effort to promote his new stand-up special, The Crowd Work Tour that was just made available on LouisCK.net this weekend. If you aren’t familiar, last year Barry hit the road for shows,... [Read More]
 
Ricky Gervais Wants David Brent to Star in a Rock Band Mockumentary
by Megh Wright Ricky Gervais has been reviving his classic Office character David Brent several times over the past year — from the web short "The Return of Brent" to two hit UK gigs as Brent's rock band Foregone Conclusion — and as Chortle reports, Gervais has called the band performanc... [Read More]
 
Louis C.K. Says He Doesn't Intend to Be a Wholesale Comedy Mogul
by Megh Wright “I’m not going to become some mogul, putting out wholesale chunks of comedy. If I find something I haven’t seen, that’s unique, and I could get it out the right way, then I’ll do it.” - Louis C.K. in a New York Times piece about the release of Todd ... [Read More]
 
Joe Mande releases his comedy mixtape ‘Bitchface’ today
For his album debut, Joe Mande is releasing a new kind of comedy album, a mixtape of sorts entitled Bitchface. If the name alone is not enough to entice you, here’s the rundown. Not limited to stand-up, the mixtape will also feature voicemail messages from his Parks & Recreation boss Amy P... [Read More]
 
Broad City postpones it’s live tour for the best reason
Stars and co-creators Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer have been performing a live version of their show, Broad City, at UCB Chelsea in New York (where the pair first met taking improv classes) long before their show aired on Comedy Central. The pair were set to bring their live show on the road for a... [Read More]
 
Chris D’Elia, Ron Funches, and More Are Promoting NBC's 'Undateable' on the Road
by Megh Wright Comedy Central's Broad City isn't the only show implementing a live tour into its promotional plans. According to Deadline, the midseason NBC series Undateable — created by Adam Sztykiel and executive produced by Scrubs creator Bill Lawrence — is also taking to the road ne... [Read More]
 
Adult Swim is taking its Fun House on the road to college campuses
[adult swim] kicked off an installation at Comic Con called Fun House and it was an inflatable and live interaction with all of your favorite AS themed TV shows like Aqua Teen Hunger Force, Childrens Hospital, Loiter Squad, Metalocalypse, Robot Chicken, and Squidbillies. Robot Chicken and Dr. Rockso... [Read More]