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Dave Chappelle, Conchords lead a diverse group at Oddball Comedy Festival (Review)

Dave Chappelle, Conchords lead a diverse group at Oddball Comedy Festival (Review)

By | August 24, 2013 at 2:52 pm | 2 comments

AUSTIN -- If there’s one thing I learned at Funny or Die’s Oddball Comedy & Oddity Festival yesterday evening, it’s that Austin, Texas is a really, really hot place to kick off a national tour if said tour is hosted outdoors in August. If there are two things I learned,...

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Laughspin Podcast, episode 69: D.L. Hughley, Alec Baldwin, Bret McKenzie

Laughspin Podcast, episode 69: D.L. Hughley, Alec Baldwin, Bret McKenzie

By | August 15, 2013 at 8:15 am | No comments

It's time for yet another edition of The Laughspin Podcast, where each week we deliver the latest comedy news to your earholes! This week's show starts of a bit off-script. I decided it was a good time for me to complain a little and ask questions about the sheer amount of...

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Flight of the Conchords star Bret McKenzie writing movie with singing dragons, monsters

Flight of the Conchords star Bret McKenzie writing movie with singing dragons, monsters

By | August 12, 2013 at 10:45 am | No comments

While he’s prepping to reunite with musical comedy partner Jemaine Clement this summer – as Flight of the Conchords will co-headline the traveling Oddball Comedy & Curiosity Festival with Dave Chappelle – Bret McKenzie has revealed he’s writing a feature-length musical...

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Dave Chappelle, Flight of the Conchords will headline traveling comedy festival this summer

Dave Chappelle, Flight of the Conchords will headline traveling comedy festival this summer

By | June 17, 2013 at 10:01 am | No comments

For years now there’s been speculation as to whether Dave Chappelle and Chris Rock would team up for a live stand-up comedy tour. Alas, it doesn’t look like it’s happening anytime soon. However, Chappelle is going on tour this summer—and not by himself. He, along with...

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Tenacious D announce musical comedy festival, inviting Spinal Tap, Flight of the Conchords, more

Tenacious D announce musical comedy festival, inviting Spinal Tap, Flight of the Conchords, more

By | January 18, 2013 at 10:56 am | 6 comments

Hot on the heels of their Grammy nominated album Rize of the Fenix, Tenacious D – Jack Black and Kyle Gass – have announced plans to curate a comedy music festival this Fall! “We’re working on a festival, called Festival Supreme,” Black tells Rolling Stone. “It’s...

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Watch Flight of the Conchords interview kids, debut new video ‘Feel Inside (And Stuff Like That)’

Watch Flight of the Conchords interview kids, debut new video ‘Feel Inside (And Stuff Like That)’

By | August 27, 2012 at 11:48 am | One comment

While Flight of the Conchords may have been quiet the last few years, that doesn't mean they don't still care...about the children. And they've proved it with this brand new 14-minute video the produced in order to help raise funds for Cure Kids, a charity based in New Zealand,...

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Grammy committee once again proves they don't give a shit about comedy

By | December 2, 2010 at 12:42 pm | 12 comments

Ah, yes. It's that time of year again when the mainstream entertainment industry reminds us just how much they don't give a shit about the world of stand-up comedy by doling out Grammy nominations to some of the least deserving -- but wildly popular -- artists. It's also the...

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Flight of the Conchords reunite– as Simpsons characters

By | September 28, 2010 at 10:38 am | No comments

The Simpsons kicked off its 22nd season Sunday night, with a guest spot by New Zealand’s comedy duo, Flight of the Conchords. In the clips that follow, Bret and Jemaine lend their voices to their Simpsonized selves and act as counselors for Lisa and her fellow campers. Also...

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Flight of the Conchords' Jemaine Clement cast in Men in Black 3

By | May 19, 2010 at 10:35 am | No comments

Really, Flight of the Conchords? Is this why your HBO show ended-- so half of you can go on to be cast in crappy sci-fi/comedy flicks? The Hollywood Reporter today posted news confirming that Jemaine Clement is in final negotiations to play a villain in the third Men in Black...

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