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Watch Jack Black’s musical tribute to Will Ferrell at the Mark Twain humor prize ceremony

Watch Jack Black’s musical tribute to Will Ferrell at the Mark Twain humor prize ceremony

By | October 26, 2011 at 10:08 am | No comments

The entire show will air on PBS in four days, but we're excited to offer you this great sneak peek of the ceremony surrounding the Kennedy Center's 14th annual 2011 Mark Twain Prize For American Humor, which honored Will Ferrell this year. On Sunday, Oct. 23, entertainment...

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Watch Steve Martin and Ed Helms give bluegrass some serious street cred

Watch Steve Martin and Ed Helms give bluegrass some serious street cred

By | October 25, 2011 at 4:05 pm | No comments

Any time bluegrass music is brought up in conversation, most people probably think of the soundtrack from the Coen Brothers film O Brother, Where Art Thou? Yet Funny or Die, as they're known to do, want to change that. Renowned banjoist Noam Pikelny released his album Beat...

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Listen to comedian Glennis McMurray’s new song “I Feel Bad”

Listen to comedian Glennis McMurray’s new song “I Feel Bad”

By | October 12, 2011 at 2:19 pm | One comment

If you've ever befriended a comedian or even read an in-depth interview with a comedian, you'll know that the majority of them have a great many things for which they should apologize. They are evil people with horrible hygiene and terrible drinking habits who back-stab their...

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Gabriel Iglesias has his own music video, thanks to Ozomatli

Gabriel Iglesias has his own music video, thanks to Ozomatli

By | October 8, 2011 at 6:28 pm | No comments

If you caught the series premiere of Gabriel Iglesias Presents Stand-Up Revolution on Comedy Central this week, you may have noticed Gabe snagged Latin, hip-hop outfit Ozomatli as the show's house band. Not too shabby. And now, thanks to the critically-acclaimed band, Gabe stars...

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Watch Kurt Braunohler, Wyatt Cenac in Tom Scharpling’s latest music video

Watch Kurt Braunohler, Wyatt Cenac in Tom Scharpling’s latest music video

By | October 4, 2011 at 10:01 pm | One comment

If you're the type of person who thinks music videos are dead, especially since MTV and VH1 hardly play them anymore, you're mostly right. However, celebrated free-form radio host (WFMU's The Best Show), writer, director, producer and comedy expert Tom Scharpling is bringing...

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Girl with a guitar Allie Goertz plays an ode to “Freaks and Geeks” (Video)

Girl with a guitar Allie Goertz plays an ode to “Freaks and Geeks” (Video)

By | September 30, 2011 at 5:04 pm | One comment

Way back in July, we introduced you to 20-year-old college student Allie Goertz, who wrote, performed and uploaded her song "Comedians" to YouTube. You can watch it here. In short, it was a tribute to all her fave contemporary comedians. “I was spoon fed a lot of my comedic...

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Watch the official Axis of Awesome video for “4 Chords”

Watch the official Axis of Awesome video for “4 Chords”

By | July 22, 2011 at 2:37 pm | No comments

Australian musical comedy trio Axis of Awesome has been spending a lot of time in the States as of late-- you know, just killing it on tour, rocking it, being all musical and shit. This week they also released their video for "4 Chords," a song that helped make the band a viral...

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Watch Jimmy Fallon and Justin Timberlake rap through the ages

Watch Jimmy Fallon and Justin Timberlake rap through the ages

By | July 20, 2011 at 6:47 am | No comments

You may remember that last September, singer, actor and guy with a good sense of humor Justin Timberlake visited Late Night with Jimmy Fallon to promote The Social Network. And that was all well and good. Even better was when the pair performed a rap medley dedicated to the...

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A musical message from comedian Ted Alexandro

A musical message from comedian Ted Alexandro

By | June 30, 2011 at 10:57 am | No comments

In early June, comedian Ted Alexandro and Hollis James released "Kiss Our American Ass," an ode to the death of Osama Bin Laden. It was poignant, touching and even musically competent. So, now, in honor of the most patriotic weekend -- it's the 4th of July soon, you...

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