Andy Kaufman creation Tony Clifton lives on, will tour

By | August 22, 2008 at 4:29 pm | No comments

Andy Kaufman has been dead for over 24 years, but his alter-ego is still going strong. Tony Clifton — the obnoxious Las Vegas lounge singer made famous by Kaufman — is returning this fall for a national tour. Clifton had been unseen since a brief appearance on Jimmy Kimmel...

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Interview: Geoff Brousseau

By | August 22, 2008 at 4:07 pm | No comments

In my quest to highlight Seattle’s cream of the crop, I would be demonstrating complete comedy nescience if I were not to mention Geoff Brousseau. With his unique style of self loathing material, Brousseau is without a doubt a staple of the Seattle comedy scene. Gearing up...

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Video: Kirk Cameron proves comedy could happen on accident

By | August 22, 2008 at 11:43 am | No comments

Years ago, Kirk Cameron — you know him as the lovable but always-in-trouble Mike Seaver from Growing Pains — found Jesus. We mean, really found him… like he found the shit out of him. More recently, he’s been known as the former teen sitcom star who pops...

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Friday stand-up video: Eddie Gosling

By | August 22, 2008 at 10:11 am | No comments

What do public bathrooms and wizardry have in common? Nothing. But that doesn’t stop comedian Eddie Gosling from talking about it. Check it...

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American comics reflect on Edinburgh comedy festival

By | August 21, 2008 at 4:35 pm | No comments

Every August, some of the top comedians from the U.S. and the UK head off to Scotland for the Edinburgh Comedy Festival, a subset of The Fringe, the world’s largest arts festival. With The Fringe in full swing now, we spoke with a few comics who are at The Fringe for the...

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Joke fodder: Assemblyman too stupid not to e-mail his 19-year-old mistress about his lame desires

By | August 21, 2008 at 1:42 pm | No comments

Sometimes we find articles online that aren’t at all about stand-up comedy but we still feel compelled to tell you about them. When that happens, we force the concept of stand-up comedy unto the article in question, thereby rationalizing that we still are on point; that is,...

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Thursday stand-up video: Ryan Singer

By | August 21, 2008 at 10:46 am | No comments

Some girlfriends just don’t have a good sense of humor. Comedian Ryan Singer’s, however, proves otherwise, but will she use her power for good? Check it...

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Audio: Mitch Hedberg new album sneak peak.

By | August 20, 2008 at 1:15 pm | No comments

Mitch Hedberg’s new album, Do you Believe in Gosh? is out Sept. 9 on Comedy Central Records. Check out a few tracks here. And remember to enter our contest to win a copy of the album. Punchline Magazine is giving away three copies. All you need to do is write a haiku...

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Wednesday stand-up video: Marc Maron

By | August 20, 2008 at 11:58 am | No comments

Comedian Marc Maron has two computers: a Mac and a whore PC he keeps out in the garage. Check it out. Marc Maron Live at...

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