Giveaways

Win tickets to see comedian Bill Bailey’s “Dandelion Mind” tour

Win tickets to see comedian Bill Bailey’s “Dandelion Mind” tour

By | September 12, 2011 at 7:11 pm | No comments

Bill Bailey has long been considered one of the UK's most diverse and respected comedians, having snagged himself a pile of awards while releasing half a dozen concert DVDs and acting in some of Britain's most critically-acclaimed comedies (Never Mind the Buzzcocks, Black...

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New comedy site offers $4,000 in cash every week for video punch lines

New comedy site offers $4,000 in cash every week for video punch lines

By | July 22, 2011 at 12:40 pm | No comments

Winning formula: funny things + you = money. That equation is the impetus behind FunnyForMoney.com, a new comedy venture that offers comedy lovin’ contestants the chance to win $4,000 in weekly cash prizes. Here’s the lowdown. FunnyForMoney will post 10 topical headlines...

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Tig Notaro will perform stand-up comedy in your living room

Tig Notaro will perform stand-up comedy in your living room

By | July 20, 2011 at 3:44 pm | 3 comments

You read the headline. I get it. But before you get all excited about having Tig Notaro just waltz into your home for the express purpose of performing stand-up comedy, there's a few things you need to know. In order for you to even have the chance to experience a show like...

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Ballsy comedians can win $250 in Standup Anywhere contest

Ballsy comedians can win $250 in Standup Anywhere contest

By | July 8, 2011 at 2:26 pm | No comments

Any seasoned comic will tell you that location matters. It's a hell of a lot different performing in an amphitheater than a tiny comedy club - different energy, different audience, different sound. Doing a set in a non-comedy locale is, unsurprisingly, really, really...

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Win Kids in the Hall, complete series + 'Death Comes To Town'

By | May 23, 2011 at 2:25 pm | One comment

Do you have any idea how excited I am to be giving away three copies of the complete series of The Kids in the Hall? Let's put it this way-- I'm asking rhetorical questions. If you know me -- and you don't -- you know that when I start asking rhetorical questions I'm at my most...

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Win a dinner with Demetri Martin

By | March 28, 2011 at 9:44 am | No comments

I’ve heard of authors offering incentives for pre-ordering and buying their books, but this one’s a new one to me. Demetri Martin is offering quite a prize to one lucky person who pre-orders his new book, This is a Book, by Monday afternoon: a dinner date. He’s...

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Improv giving away pre-loaded hard drive with Dane Cook tracks

By | December 3, 2010 at 1:22 pm | One comment

Check this out, comedy fans. The Improv is giving away a sweet, new 320 GB hard drive. But that's not all. It's going to come pre-loaded with every single track Dane Cook has put out-- including the complete best-of album I Did My Best, which just hit stores. We're not going...

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The Improv holds national contest for comedians

By | November 16, 2010 at 12:45 pm | No comments

The Improv, the country’s biggest comedy club chain, has just unveiled a new contest for stand-up comedians around the country. The 5 Spot gives comics the chance to be flown out to LA to perform in front of the club’s national booker. So, let's get right to the details,...

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Paul Mecurio: Must-see show this weekend + giveaway

By | September 28, 2010 at 1:47 pm | No comments

We're giving away two pairs of tickets to see Paul Mecurio headline at Gotham Comedy Club in New York. Simply e-mail us at punchlinemagazine@gmail.com with your full name and address. And tell us which show you want to attend. Show info is here. Do you know Paul Mecurio? If...

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