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Maria Bamford launches new Web series on My Damn Channel (Video)

Maria Bamford launches new Web series on My Damn Channel (Video)

By | May 22, 2013 at 4:43 pm | One comment

Once upon a time when the concept of a Web series was a novel one, Maria Bamford starred in the hilarious Maria Bamford Show (watch here), which ran on the now-defunct TBS Networks-owned site called Super Deluxe. That was 2008 and this is now— and My Damn Channel has given...

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David Cross announces Bonnaroo comedy lineup, festival launches Web series with Rob Cantrell (Videos)

David Cross announces Bonnaroo comedy lineup, festival launches Web series with Rob Cantrell (Videos)

By | March 28, 2013 at 1:23 pm | No comments

Daniel Tosh, Mike Birbiglia and Nikki Glaser are only three of the stellar comedians who will perform at Bonnaroo this year, as the music and arts festival takes over Manchester, TN from June 13 to 16. The full list of comedians to appear at the Bonnaroo Comedy Theatre hosted by...

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Maria Bamford will self-release a comedy special recorded in her living room

Maria Bamford will self-release a comedy special recorded in her living room

By | November 8, 2012 at 12:23 pm | 5 comments

Ever since Louis C.K. self released Live at the Beacon Theatre at the end of last year, the direct-to-fan model for comedians has been embraced in a big way. And the well-loved, wholly hilarious Maria Bamford is the latest comedian to harness that power, albeit with a fittingly...

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Aisha Tyler, Maria Bamford, Margaret Cho part of 10 Sexiest Women in Comedy list

Aisha Tyler, Maria Bamford, Margaret Cho part of 10 Sexiest Women in Comedy list

By | September 5, 2012 at 3:45 pm | 17 comments

Thanks to Nerve.com, we here at Laughspin need not rate our favorite female comics by based on their "sexiness." Although we've thought about it, it's just not in line with what we do, which is to attempt to cover the world of comedy from a journalistic point of view with an...

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Maria Bamford recounts teary experience at morning zoo radio show (Animation)

Maria Bamford recounts teary experience at morning zoo radio show (Animation)

By | July 18, 2012 at 12:32 pm | One comment

In the second installment of the AV Club's weekly animated series, Stand Down (where comedians tell a story about one of their lowest career points), we find Maria Bamford recounting a terrible experience with a morning zoo-type radio program. You can watch the first...

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TV Guide Network reveals upcoming lineup for their all-female stand-up comedy series

TV Guide Network reveals upcoming lineup for their all-female stand-up comedy series

By | June 1, 2012 at 4:15 pm | 3 comments

In March, the TV Guide Network announced its upcoming show Standup in Stilettos, a new stand-up showcase series hosted by The Office co-star Kate Flannery (above), for 10 episodes. The series will feature female comedians exclusively. “StandUp in Stilettos will offer...

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Moontower Comedy: Day 3, featuring Maria Bamford, Chelsea Peretti, Dana Gould, more! (Photos)

Moontower Comedy: Day 3, featuring Maria Bamford, Chelsea Peretti, Dana Gould, more! (Photos)

By | April 29, 2012 at 8:32 pm | No comments

AUSTIN – First of all, major kudos are due to the organizers of the first annual Moontower Comedy & Oddity Fest for refraining from naming their all-female stand-up show “Taco Party.” (It must have been especially hard to resist, considering that this lineup was...

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The story behind animated web series ‘Noah’s Ark’ with Maron, Bamford and Katz (Videos)

The story behind animated web series ‘Noah’s Ark’ with Maron, Bamford and Katz (Videos)

By | April 4, 2012 at 3:42 pm | No comments

You may have noticed a new animated video featured at the top of Funny Or Die today called Noah's Ark, which features the voices of comedians Marc Maron, Maria Bamford and Jonathan Katz. In it, we find Maron playing the over-worked, near-defeated Noah and Jonathan Katz as his...

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Watch Maria Bamford try to find the Exxon within

Watch Maria Bamford try to find the Exxon within

By | November 9, 2011 at 8:40 am | No comments

Everyone's favorite underdog comedian Maria Bamford visited Conan last night to unleash a few minutes of stand-up. It was a glorious mix of classic and new-ish bits that left the studio audience laughing heartily and probably, to some extent, tilting their heads in...

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