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Chris Rock: Why I left Saturday Night Live

Chris Rock: Why I left Saturday Night Live

By | November 3, 2011 at 1:00 pm | 6 comments

If you didn’t know already, today’s episode of WTF finds Chris Rock as Marc Maron’s guest. While I highly recommend listening to the entire 80-minute show, I found the chat about Rock leaving Saturday Night Live to work on In Living Color (which only lasted a year for him)...

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Exclusive audio: Chris Rock talks racism with Marc Maron

Exclusive audio: Chris Rock talks racism with Marc Maron

By | November 2, 2011 at 12:24 am | One comment

Iconic comedian Chris Rock will be Thursday's guest on WTF With Marc Maron. As you can imagine, the pair of veteran comics cover a wide-range of topics. And to give you a taste, we're happy to give you this exclusive audio clip from their conversation. In it, Rock explains his...

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Laughspin’s 10 favorite comedy-carved Halloween pumpkins

Laughspin’s 10 favorite comedy-carved Halloween pumpkins

By | October 28, 2011 at 1:15 pm | 2 comments

Halloween will be upon us on Monday, and you know what that means: only a few more days until stores start decorating for Christmas. Hooray! It’s never too early to start shopping, at least according to Walmart. But it also means people are also carving pumpkins. Amazing...

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Marc Maron launches YouTube channel for WTF podcast

Marc Maron launches YouTube channel for WTF podcast

By | October 7, 2011 at 12:38 pm | No comments

To further the outreach to his many dedicated listeners, Marc Maron today announced the launch of the official YouTube channel for his podcast WTF with Marc Maron. The first clip, below, features a preview of an upcoming episode with Amy Sedaris live at the Bell House in...

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Exclusive audio: On “WTF with Marc Maron,” Artie Lange talks about staying in psych ward

Exclusive audio: On “WTF with Marc Maron,” Artie Lange talks about staying in psych ward

By | September 25, 2011 at 12:55 am | One comment

Embattled comedian Artie Lange has been away from his high-profile radio gig on the Howard Stern Show since he attempted suicide in January of 2010. He laid low for a long time. Eight months later he made his first public appearance; he did a short set at the Comedy Cellar in...

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The Laughspin audio interview with Marc Maron

The Laughspin audio interview with Marc Maron

By | September 22, 2011 at 10:02 am | No comments

Having followed the progress of Marc Maron's career since 2005 (when Laughspin was Punchline Magazine) -- in the form of interviews, album reviews, news stories (I even co-produced his one-man show Scorching the Earth in 2009 and was honored to write the liner notes for his...

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Video: Bill Burr, Marc Maron, more talk about returning to comedy after 9/11

Video: Bill Burr, Marc Maron, more talk about returning to comedy after 9/11

By | September 9, 2011 at 1:41 pm | No comments

In preparation for this Sunday, which marks the 10-year anniversary of the World Trade Center attacks in New York City, CNN chatted with a few great comics so that they could share what it was to return to their job telling jokes. In the video below, we get some quick insights...

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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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Inside the 9/11 documentary with Marc Maron; trailer released

Inside the 9/11 documentary with Marc Maron; trailer released

By | September 6, 2011 at 4:28 pm | 5 comments

With the tenth anniversary of the 9/11 attacks in New York City fast approaching, mainstream media outlets have already been prepping extensive coverage, tributes and special programming. And we, of course, doing what we do at Laughspin, are interested in what the comedy world...

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