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Stephen Lynch: Comedy's music master

By | March 24, 2009 at 10:15 am | 3 comments

After breaking from his warped sense of musical humor to perform on Broadway, comedian Stephen Lynch is thankfully back with a new album and ready to corrupt our minds again. It's been nearly four years since Stephen Lynch released a collection of his fucked-in-the-head...

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Video: Marc Maron waxes on Hot Yoga and sweat

By | March 17, 2009 at 12:27 pm | No comments

As you may know, Punchline Magazine has had the pleasure of producing Marc Maron’s one-man show Scorching the Earth this month at the Green Room in New York City. It runs for two more Sundays (the 22nd and 29th) at 7 pm. You can get tickets here. Time Out New York reviewed...

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House-bound Andy Dick makes the most of his situation with new web series

By | March 11, 2009 at 1:33 pm | No comments

I’ve been told that Andy Dick is likable on VH1’s Sober House, wherein a house full of celebs (former Guns ‘n Roses drummer Steven Adler, porn star Mary Carey included) attempt to break free from their chemical addictions with the help of Dr. Drew Pinsky....

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Video interview: A Tight Five with Tom Shillue

By | March 11, 2009 at 11:15 am | No comments

Veteran comedian Tom Shillue has the ability to hang with what seems like every comedic circle. Embraced by the Midwest and East Village hipsters alike, the man has some serious mass appeal. In a new episode of A Tight Five, I chat with Shillue, a Comedy Central favorite, about...

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Video: Comedy Central blogger on the Larry the Cable Guy roast red carpet

By | March 5, 2009 at 6:03 pm | No comments

There’s few bloggers I follow faithfully. In fact, I can’t think of any. The closest I come to following faithfully is Matt Tobey from the Comedy Central Insider. And don’t think it’s just because he writes about comedy and that comedy is all I care about...

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Video interview: A Tight Five with Kim Coles

By | March 4, 2009 at 1:20 pm | One comment

Although she has a hard time admitting it, comedian Kim Coles is somewhat of a Renaissance woman, having succeeded not only in stand-up comedy but also in theater, writing a self-help book and starring in the first season of the groundbreaking In Living Color. Now she plays...

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Comical Radio: The rise of Danny Lobell's comedy crew

By | March 2, 2009 at 12:55 pm | 6 comments

The biggest names in comedy visit the Danny Lobell Show each week. It was time we paid a visit to Danny Lobell. Every Monday and Friday, something special happens in the world of Internet radio: The Danny Lobell Show airs on comicalradio.com. Lobell, along with his crew Chris...

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Video interview: A Tight Five with Marc Maron

By | February 25, 2009 at 6:49 am | No comments

This week on A Tight Five, I sit down with comedian Marc Maron, one of the most respected acts in the industry. The man's got a lot going on and we cover it all. His one man show -- which Punchline Magazine is producing -- runs every Sunday in March at The Green Room at 45...

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Video interview: A Tight Five with Eugene Mirman

By | February 18, 2009 at 7:03 am | One comment

In a new installment of our video series A Tight Five, we sit down with alt-comedy master Eugene Mirman. It's a big year for the Russian born comic. Last week, his book The Will To Whatevs: A Guide to Modern Life was released. He can be seen for the second year in the new season...

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