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Rory Scovel: “Dilation” (Review)

Rory Scovel: “Dilation” (Review)

By | October 11, 2011 at 2:45 pm | One comment

How to describe Rory Scovel: think Bert Kreischer meets Anthony Jeselnik. That is, picture a storyteller, philosopher, and absurdist, whom you can’t quite decide whether he's a nice guy or a huge asshole. Either way, he’s pretty damn funny. And if that description sounds...

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Baron Vaughn: “Raised By Cable” (Review)

Baron Vaughn: “Raised By Cable” (Review)

By | October 10, 2011 at 10:13 am | 9 comments

Baron Vaughn’s debut album Raised By Cable is an hour-long set of highs and lows that will most likely polarize audiences. It’s not that you’ll either love it or hate it; it’s more that you’ll either find it highly interesting, or highly forgettable. The Las Vegas...

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Watch Wyatt Cenac’s animated adventure at Medieval Times

Watch Wyatt Cenac’s animated adventure at Medieval Times

By | August 16, 2011 at 2:33 pm | No comments

Most comedy goers know Wyatt Cenac from his stellar work on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, but outside of his appearances on the tube, the dude is an accomplished stand-up comedian. So, accomplished in fact, Comedy Central will be releasing his debut album and DVD Comedy...

Posted in: Audio/Video, News

Comedian Dan Levy’s successful Laughspin interview

Comedian Dan Levy’s successful Laughspin interview

By | August 15, 2011 at 9:37 am | One comment

Dan Levy is a contemporary renaissance comedian-- if there is such a thing. With the ability to seamlessly transition from stand-up stage (including his own half-hour Comedy Central special), to TV hosting duties to Web series production and acting to writing for network...

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Katie Goodman: I Didn’t F*ck It Up (Review)

Katie Goodman: I Didn’t F*ck It Up (Review)

By | August 12, 2011 at 10:04 am | One comment

In her new CD, I Didn’t F*ck It Up (the asterisk is her spelling, by the way. I would’ve gone ahead and said “fuck.”), Katie Goodman proves that there is a vast difference between a “guitar act” and a musical comedian. Anybody’s who’s frequented comedy clubs...

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Doug Benson album “Potty Mouth” to be released Aug. 30

Doug Benson album “Potty Mouth” to be released Aug. 30

By | August 8, 2011 at 2:53 pm | No comments

The most prolific pothead in comedy, Doug Benson will release his fourth album, Potty Mouth on Aug. 30. It's his third for Comedy Central Records and his fourth overall. His first, Professional Humoredian, put out by A Special Thing Records in 2008, landed the number one album...

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Adam Newman: “Not For Horses” (Review)

Adam Newman: “Not For Horses” (Review)

By | July 25, 2011 at 11:56 am | 3 comments

Adam Newman’s debut album Not for Horses (Rooftop Comedy Productions) is a diverse collection of observations from the mind of an intelligent, young comedian. Need proof? Newman spans everything from embarrassing public exploits while dog-sitting, the obvious lack of...

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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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Dave Waite: “Kaboom” (Review)

Dave Waite: “Kaboom” (Review)

By | July 19, 2011 at 1:15 pm | 2 comments

About halfway through Kaboom (available July 19), comedian Dave Waite pointedly declares, “I need a hobby.” Virtually obsessed with “ladies,” “titty bars” and all things porn, the Cincinnati native’s 41-and-a-half minute debut album covers a variety of topics,...

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