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IFC greenlights Marc Maron show straight to series (Exclusive)

IFC greenlights Marc Maron show straight to series (Exclusive)

By | March 17, 2012 at 10:39 am | 18 comments

UPDATE: March 20, 8:30 pm EST: IFC confirms at the network's up-front presentation in New York that Marc Maron's show -- tentatively titled Maron -- has been picked up as a full series. IFC's description of the show is below: Marc Maron has been a comedian for 25 years. He’s...

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SXSW Comedy: Day 2, feat. Marc Maron, Kristen Schaal, Eugene Mirman and more!

SXSW Comedy: Day 2, feat. Marc Maron, Kristen Schaal, Eugene Mirman and more!

By | March 12, 2012 at 7:39 pm | No comments

AUSTIN -- Audiences entering Esther’s Follies on Day 2 of South By Southwest’s comedy series were greeted not with a closed curtain and dim lights, but with Marc Maron sitting in a large plush easychair onstage. “I don’t believe in fourth walls,” he said. That might...

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Watch Marc Maron in Morgan Spurlock’s series A Day in the Life

Watch Marc Maron in Morgan Spurlock’s series A Day in the Life

By | March 12, 2012 at 6:41 pm | One comment

Last week in a post about Marc Maron’s appearance on G4’s Attack of the Show, we teased his participation in famed documentarian Morgan Spurlock’s new series A Day in the Life, which is available through Hulu. Each Monday morning a new episode arrives, and today’s the...

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Watch the ‘Bitter Buddha’ trailer with Sarah Silverman, Patton Oswalt, more!

Watch the ‘Bitter Buddha’ trailer with Sarah Silverman, Patton Oswalt, more!

By | March 8, 2012 at 12:09 am | 4 comments

True comedy nerds know who Eddie Pepitone is. He's the man who's made an art out of Twitter, the star of the daily live-action comic strip Puddin' and the dude who released the stellar album A Great Stillness at the end of last year. But, with the upcoming documentary about the...

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Watch Marc Maron and Tim Heidecker in legendary musician Nick Lowe’s new video

Watch Marc Maron and Tim Heidecker in legendary musician Nick Lowe’s new video

By | March 1, 2012 at 5:02 pm | One comment

"Sensitive Man" is not just legendary musician Nick Lowe's new single; it's also one of the best ways to describe Marc Maron. So it makes perfect sense (or does it?) that Maron co-stars in Lowe's first video in 18 years. In it, the comedian attends a type of sensitive-man...

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Marc Maron likes cake pops, but he likes masturbation more (Video)

Marc Maron likes cake pops, but he likes masturbation more (Video)

By | February 29, 2012 at 4:55 pm | One comment

Marc Maron popped into G4's Attack of the Show last night to chat with the show's host Kevin Pereira. A lively and entertaining chat throughout, Maron addressed the pitfalls of hotel living (cake pop or masturbation?), how some fans of his podcast WTF have absolutely no...

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Laughfest comedians speak out about healing through comedy

Laughfest comedians speak out about healing through comedy

By | February 14, 2012 at 9:54 am | No comments

You may or may not have noticed that we here at Laughspin have been pushing the upcoming Gilda's Laughfest in Grand Rapids, Michigan pretty hard. I'm not about to try to convince you that we've been unbiased in our editorial coverage, our Tweets and our Facebook links; we're...

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Breaking: Marc Maron, Greg Proops, Doug Benson part of SXSW podcast lineup

Breaking: Marc Maron, Greg Proops, Doug Benson part of SXSW podcast lineup

By | February 6, 2012 at 8:09 am | One comment

Though it hasn't been officially announced yet, Laughspin can confirm that there will be no less than eight popular comedy podcasts represented at this year's comedy portion of Austin's South By Southwest arts festival, including WTF with Marc Maron, Doug Loves Movies with Doug...

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First ever comedy podcast festival may become reality

First ever comedy podcast festival may become reality

By | February 2, 2012 at 10:55 pm | 4 comments

A few years ago, the idea of launching a comedy podcast was considered an innovative one. Today, however, there are more than 16 billion comedy podcasts (that's an estimate). The point is, there's so many -- and so many quality comedy podcasts -- that it's not at all insane to...

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