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The Laughspin interview with Ian Edwards

The Laughspin interview with Ian Edwards

By | March 13, 2012 at 9:40 am | No comments

Many comedians strive to make people from all sorts of backgrounds laugh, but an incredibly small percentage of them actually achieve that. Amongst them is the Ian Edwards. From six seasons on Punk'd to writing on Saturday Night Live to crushing it on stand-up stages everywhere...

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Watch Conan O’Brien ‘head to the blast zone’ with Jon Glaser of ‘Delocated’

Watch Conan O’Brien ‘head to the blast zone’ with Jon Glaser of ‘Delocated’

By | February 11, 2012 at 11:56 am | No comments

This week, Jon Glaser, star of the Adult Swim show Delocated, which follows the life of a guy trying to get famous while in the Witness Protection Program, (seasons one and two now on DVD) made his unmistakable mark on Los Angeles. He taped an interview for Conan, which featured...

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Kelly Carlin will interview Robin Williams, Eddie Izzard, more on new SiriusXM show

Kelly Carlin will interview Robin Williams, Eddie Izzard, more on new SiriusXM show

By | February 9, 2012 at 11:15 pm | No comments

If you've ever just heard of the A Carlin Home Companion, images of a cramped-in radio station with the most subversive comedic voices in comedy talking about what's wrong with the world would most likely come up. However, while having those types of comedians that both knew and...

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Watch Bill Burr’s ‘critically acclaimed’ tour of Santa Monica and Venice

Watch Bill Burr’s ‘critically acclaimed’ tour of Santa Monica and Venice

By | February 8, 2012 at 2:53 pm | 2 comments

Bill Burr should have his own show on the Travel Channel. If you're wondering what a surly red-head from Massachusetts would say about places he would visit, wonder no more. Burr, with the help from skilled video comedy journo Thomas Attila Lewis, has made web videos where he...

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Watch comedian John Roy nail Neil Diamond and more on ‘Conan’

Watch comedian John Roy nail Neil Diamond and more on ‘Conan’

By | February 8, 2012 at 9:37 am | No comments

At times, one can watch a stand-up set on late night TV and think, "That's so funny. Why did I never think of that topic that way?" Many times, acute observations on society are so deftly hidden within the framework of jokes that many casual observers have no idea of the work it...

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Listen to a sample from Tenacious D’s new album

Listen to a sample from Tenacious D’s new album

By | February 6, 2012 at 11:48 am | No comments

Be forewarned. The next Tenacious D album, Rize of the Fenix, will be coming out in May, complete with an over-the-top phallic album cover. And fans of The D have been waiting to bang their heads and laugh ever since Pick of Destiny didn't live up to its expectations five...

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The Laughspin interview with comedian Susan Burke, co-writer of Sundance standout ‘Smashed’

The Laughspin interview with comedian Susan Burke, co-writer of Sundance standout ‘Smashed’

By | February 6, 2012 at 9:59 am | 18 comments

Rare is the moment when we catch the seminal moments in the careers of comedians and entertainers in general when things perhaps started in their favor. And with the breaking news that the movie Smashed, after its showing at the Sundance Film Festival, has been acquired by Sony...

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Watch the trailer for Bobcat Goldthwait’s newest dark comedy ‘God Bless America’

Watch the trailer for Bobcat Goldthwait’s newest dark comedy ‘God Bless America’

By | February 3, 2012 at 12:33 pm | 6 comments

No matter what you think of Bobcat Goldthwait and his former trademark squeaky voice in his stand-up and in movies, he has proven himself quite the writer and director. Sleeping Dogs Lie, directing episodes of Chappelle's Show, and World's Greatest Dad represent a body of work...

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Review: John Mulaney’s second comedy album ‘New In Town’ is exquisite

Review: John Mulaney’s second comedy album ‘New In Town’ is exquisite

By | February 1, 2012 at 3:24 pm | 2 comments

Comedian John Mulaney's second full-length album (and first hour-long stand-up special) New in Town has a light-heartedness about it that makes it not only funny, but also proves just how accessible Mulaney's comedic voice is. So it's still no wonder that in the last few years,...

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