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Ben Roy’s ‘No Enlightenment in Sobriety’ is motivational misery, salve for misanthropic minds (Review)

Ben Roy’s ‘No Enlightenment in Sobriety’ is motivational misery, salve for misanthropic minds (Review)

By | April 13, 2014 at 11:37 am | No comments

If you follow modern stand-up comedy even casually, youʼre probably aware that booze and drugs arenʼt celebrated today like they once were. Humor superstars like Chris Hardwick, Marc Maron and Russell Brand have all become disciples of sobriety, bemoaning their dark years...

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Comedy scene in Denver surges, is teeming with talented comics

Comedy scene in Denver surges, is teeming with talented comics

By | October 23, 2013 at 11:23 am | No comments

While the Internet may have democratized comedy, it didn't make everyone a genius. There may be videos and showcases being assembled all over the US, but only a few regional scenes (Portland, Austin) have risen above their less organized counterparts and created thriving...

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High Plains Comedy Festival in photos: Reggie Watts, Marc Maron, Kyle Kinane and more!

High Plains Comedy Festival in photos: Reggie Watts, Marc Maron, Kyle Kinane and more!

By | September 5, 2013 at 1:27 pm | No comments

On Aug. 23 and 24, the first-ever High Plains Comedy Festival went down in beautiful Denver, CO, bringing together dozens of nationally headlining comedians and local heroes from the city’s increasingly thriving comedy scene. For the festival, co-curators and comedians Andy...

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Denver comedy collective The Grawlix thrives without fleeing to the coasts

Denver comedy collective The Grawlix thrives without fleeing to the coasts

By | May 7, 2013 at 12:16 pm | 4 comments

Whether it’s Austin, Seattle or Detroit, every non-coast comedy scene deals with the same conundrum: You build a community of talented standups, and just when things are looking good, the scene’s most prominent comics ditch their home-town for the sink-or-swim world of L.A....

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Following meltdown and recent arrest, Katt Williams freaks out onstage in Oakland (Videos)

Following meltdown and recent arrest, Katt Williams freaks out onstage in Oakland (Videos)

By | November 19, 2012 at 12:57 pm | 8 comments

When we last left Katt Williams on Thursday he had just been released from an East Oakland jail cell after getting arrested for allegedly breaking a bottle over a guy’s head. The investigation is still pending. The next night, he had a show at the Oracle Arena in Oakland. Much...

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Katt Williams has another meltdown onstage amidst hecklers and then walks off (Video)

Katt Williams has another meltdown onstage amidst hecklers and then walks off (Video)

By | November 2, 2012 at 2:27 pm | 7 comments

Last night wasn't the first time comedian Katt Williams has melted down onstage and I'm positive it won't be his last. The circumstances surrounding his latest outburst are all too familiar. Based on reports the show -- part of his Ghetto National Convention tour -- at the Wells...

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T.J. Miller unleashes new music video, bathes in syrup

T.J. Miller unleashes new music video, bathes in syrup

By | July 11, 2012 at 11:42 am | One comment

Comedian, and damn talented musical-type T.J. Miller went to great lengths to shoot his latest video-- this one for his song "Denver," which appears on last year's album The Extended Play E.P. In an ode to his hometown, Miller seems to hit every corner of the city (and also...

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Dov Davidoff: Jokes from the junkyard

By | April 28, 2008 at 2:01 am | No comments

Comedian Dov Davidoff has shared the big screen with Mark Wahlberg in Invincible and the small screen with Jeff Goldblum in NBC's Raines. Onstage, however, the New Jersey native shares the spotlight with a bunch of people you've never heard of. James, Bill, Sarah or whoever it...

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