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Marc Maron talks season two of ‘Maron’ on IFC (Exclusive)

Marc Maron talks season two of ‘Maron’ on IFC (Exclusive)

By | July 23, 2013 at 3:30 pm | One comment

Comedy nerds breathed a sigh of relief this morning when IFC announced it would be renewing Marc Maron's cult hit Maron for a second season. And as if that wasn't news enough, the network who has brought us gems like Comedy Bang Bang and Portlandia, has increased the series...

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Marc Maron, Jeff Ross join cast of comedy flick Flock of Dudes

Marc Maron, Jeff Ross join cast of comedy flick Flock of Dudes

By | July 18, 2013 at 12:39 pm | One comment

Comedians Marc Maron, Jeff Ross, and New Girl's Hannah Simone have joined the cast of Flock of Dudes, according to Deadline. The flick centered on a guy (Chris D'Elia) who parts ways with his friends in order to hasten his maturity. The new trio joins an already incredibly long...

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Marc Maron talks Mel Brooks and Carl Reiner on Late Show with David Letterman (Video)

Marc Maron talks Mel Brooks and Carl Reiner on Late Show with David Letterman (Video)

By | June 28, 2013 at 2:40 pm | One comment

Although he’s performed on Late Show with David Letterman many times throughout his career, this week marked the first time Marc Maron got to sidle up to the iconic talk show host. “Feel like I've been working my life to sit next to Dave!” Maron tweeted after taping the...

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Read: Marc Maron and Michael Ian Black blast each other on Twitter

Read: Marc Maron and Michael Ian Black blast each other on Twitter

By | May 21, 2013 at 4:06 pm | 26 comments

It’s been a while since we’ve seen a good old-fashioned comedian Twitter spar-- although I feel this one between Marc Maron and Michael Ian Black has far less goodwill than Maron’s back-and-forth with Patton Oswalt last June. If you follow Maron even a little or have heard...

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Marc Maron sits next to Shakira, also talks to Jay Leno about eating food (Video)

Marc Maron sits next to Shakira, also talks to Jay Leno about eating food (Video)

By | May 10, 2013 at 11:50 am | No comments

Last night on The Tonight Show, Marc Maron met Jay Leno for the very first time. Also, he sat next to Shakira. Marc Maron. And pop-star Shakira. On the same show. In the same frame, at times. Was I the only one in awe of this absurd sight? Perhaps. Anyway, you should check out...

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Marc Maron educates Conan O’Brien on the proper way to watch porn (Video)

Marc Maron educates Conan O’Brien on the proper way to watch porn (Video)

By | May 8, 2013 at 12:07 pm | No comments

Everything is going great for Marc Maron right now, and based on his screen persona, that must be the worst thing in the world for him. Nonetheless, after the debut of his IFC show, Maron last Friday, and the release of his book, Attempting Normal, Marc stopped by Conan last...

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‘Maron’ recap, episode 1: Internet Troll

‘Maron’ recap, episode 1: Internet Troll

By | May 3, 2013 at 11:00 pm | 7 comments

I'm not sure how I feel about the concept of recaps. We're not recap-heavy here at Laughspin. In fact, the only show we currently recap is Community. Some sites love recaps. I'm skeptical. I'm not sure they add any value. Regardless, I've recapped the first episode of Maron,...

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Moontower Comedy Festival, day 1: Bill Hader, Anthony Jeselnik, Michael Che

Moontower Comedy Festival, day 1: Bill Hader, Anthony Jeselnik, Michael Che

By | April 25, 2013 at 12:48 pm | 4 comments

AUSTIN -- The opening night of Austin’s second annual Moontower Comedy & Oddity Festival -- a four-day event spanning 12 venues and featuring 98 shows! -- brought audiences in close quarters with such comedy heavyweights as Marc Maron, Anthony Jeselnik, Maria Bamford and...

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What happens when Marc Maron runs out of guests to interview on WTF? (Video)

What happens when Marc Maron runs out of guests to interview on WTF? (Video)

By | April 24, 2013 at 4:16 pm | 4 comments

Ever since launching his wildly popular podcast WTF in 2009 (that has spawned an IFC show set to premiere May 3), Marc Maron has stuck to a strict two-episode-per-week programming schedule-- which means as we write this, episode 380 is now available. That’s a tremendous amount...

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