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Former owner of NYC comedy club ripped off charity; video report tells the story

By | April 29, 2011 at 12:55 pm | One comment

When Comix comedy club in New York City shuttered its doors in February, it was immediately a regional news story and slowly gained some national attention as industry insiders and comedians (notably Bobby Slayton) made grievances public. At the heart of the story is basically...

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Interview: Irish powerhouse Tommy Tiernan hits New York this weekend

By | September 16, 2010 at 12:50 pm | No comments

Tommy Tiernan is one of the UK's most successful comedians. Sadly, he doesn't make it over to the good (bad?) old USA nearly enough. But, there's great news for a small portion of the country: he'll be in New York City at Comix this weekend. He'll be doing two show each on...

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Punchline Magazine giving away tickets to see Greg Giraldo

By | May 12, 2010 at 2:43 pm | No comments

We're happy to announce we're giving away a few pairs of tickets to see the amazing Greg Giraldo live at Comix in New York City.The shows are going down Thursday through Saturday, with two shows each on Friday and Saturday. Simply email us at punchlinemagazine@gmail.com and tell...

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Kathleen Madigan to record new comedy special Saturday, Lewis Black opens

By | May 11, 2010 at 4:03 pm | No comments

Kathleen Madigan, of Last Comic Standing, Comedy Central and late night television fame, is filming a brand new hour-long comedy special this Saturday at the Gramercy Theater in New York City. And you, my friends, can be part of the taping. All you need to do is go here and lay...

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Interview: Comedian Nick Kroll on the Axe comedy tour, headlining, groupies and more

By | April 27, 2010 at 8:31 am | 3 comments

The Axe Twisted Humor Tour has been going from city to city the past few weeks, and made a stop at Comix in New York this past Sunday. After Nick Kroll, Donald Glover, Chelsea Peretti and Whitney Cummings rocked a packed house, Punchline Magazine caught up with Kroll – who...

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Uncut Patrice Oneal video interview delves deep into the comedian's psyche

By | April 19, 2010 at 12:58 pm | 4 comments

A few weeks ago, I sat down with comedian Patrice Oneal at Comix to film an episode of Punchline Magazine's web series A Tight Five, which, as you might know, are five minute interviews with well known comedians. But to get that polished five minutes, we shoot much longer. And...

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Myq Kaplan: Vegan Mind Meld

By | March 30, 2010 at 7:54 pm | One comment

An amalgam of mischief, sarcasm and brains, Myq Kaplan puts the “smart” in smart-ass. Proof, you demand! Just listen to Vegan Mind Meld, his astute, fun and oh so funny new CD from the label Live at Comix (in affiliation with BSeenMedia). On this release, available on April...

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Comedy Matters with Jerry Seinfeld, Chris Rock and more

By | November 13, 2009 at 10:21 am | No comments

TRIBUTE TO MARJORIE GURIAN This column will be kind of a double column due to the sudden passing of my beloved Mom, Marjorie Gurian, right at the time my last column was due. It just kind of rocked me, and brought home the concept that all we have is today. [caption...

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Doug Stanhope does the anti-comedy fest thing

By | November 10, 2009 at 5:38 pm | One comment

During a weekend of New York Comedy Festival shows at huge theater venues like Town Hall and Carnegie Hall, there was something different happening downtown and appropriately off the radar. Doug Stanhope was doing a five-show, three-night stand at Comix. Stanhope, a 20-year...

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