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Exclusive video: Joe DeRosa’s Laughspin tour diary (Part 3)

Exclusive video: Joe DeRosa’s Laughspin tour diary (Part 3)

By | September 12, 2011 at 10:24 am | One comment

In his third dispatch from the road, Joe DeRosa finds some friends. Well, not "friends," exactly. Let's just say he gets some help. Or, maybe he gets whatever the opposite of help is. You'll have to decide. Check it out below and be sure to watch Joe's first two Laughspin tour...

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Exclusive video: Joe DeRosa’s Laughspin tour diary (Part 2)

Exclusive video: Joe DeRosa’s Laughspin tour diary (Part 2)

By | September 8, 2011 at 10:32 am | No comments

On Tuesday, we posted the first of comedian Joe DeRosa's Laughspin video tour diaries. He's currently touring the Southeast in support of his sophomore album, Return of the Son of Depression Auction. You can watch that dispatch here. But today, we have a brand new entry from...

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A short list of comedy albums you’ll want to buy now or in the near future

A short list of comedy albums you’ll want to buy now or in the near future

By | September 7, 2011 at 2:35 pm | 6 comments

Just in case you're not of the album buying/downloading ilk, comedy albums have been coming out in droves over the last few weeks. Yes, it's that time of year again, comedy fans. OK, we're only saying that because several quality comedy albums have come out recently-- like Marc...

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Exclusive video: Joe DeRosa’s Laughspin tour diary (Part 1)

Exclusive video: Joe DeRosa’s Laughspin tour diary (Part 1)

By | September 6, 2011 at 8:55 am | One comment

To support the release of his new album, Return Of The Son Of Depression Auction (read our review), comedian Joe DeRosa has allowed Laughspin and its readers to get an exclusive look inside his life on the road. DeRosa's currently on a non-comedy-club tour of the country's...

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Joe DeRosa: “Return of the Son of Depression Auction” (Review)

Joe DeRosa: “Return of the Son of Depression Auction” (Review)

By | September 2, 2011 at 2:08 pm | 7 comments

Last year saw the release of several brilliant comedy albums, one of which was undoubtedly Joe DeRosa’s dark gem The Depression Auction. The album is filled with DeRosa’s characteristic angst and frustration. More important, though, The Depression Auction is, in a word,...

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Exclusive: Comedians Bill Burr, Robert Kelly, Joe DeRosa talk about their new film, “Cheat”

By | June 2, 2011 at 12:19 pm | No comments

"We've all lived the life. We're not proud of it. We're not ashamed of it. We're just presenting it," Bill Burr tells me during a recent chat I had with him, Robert Kelly and Joe DeRosa about their new short film, Cheat, which debuted at the TriBeCa Film Festival recently. He...

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Watch Bill Burr, Robert Kelly and Joe DeRosa in “Cheat” trailer

By | April 1, 2011 at 2:11 pm | No comments

Well here’s some comedy news that’s hoity and toity and cool: Comedians Joe DeRosa, Bill Burr and Robert Kelly will premiere their short film, Cheat, in the Short Narrative competition at the Tribeca Film Festival in New York City. The trio produced, wrote and star in the...

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Video: Comedian Joe DeRosa's spin on TV blooper shows

By | March 30, 2011 at 4:30 pm | 2 comments

Comedian Joe DeRosa has a serious knack for making his audience laugh while simultaneously making their hearts weep with horror. If you don't yet own his album The Depression Auction, which we named one of the best albums of 2010, then you need to get it; you'll know, in great...

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South By Southwest Comedy: Day 5

By | March 19, 2011 at 3:43 pm | No comments

AUSTIN-- The penultimate night of SXSW festivities began with a one-two-three punch: three comedy shows, one venue, one night. It was also the first evening of comedy shows for the music segment of the festival, the interactive segment having shut down last Tuesday. So, instead...

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