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New George Carlin album in the works (Exclusive)

New George Carlin album in the works (Exclusive)

By | July 3, 2014 at 4:32 pm | No comments

On the heels of the New York City Council’s decision to rename a city street after the late, legendary George Carlin, Laughspin hears there may be a new George Carlin album released in the coming months—not to mention a totally revamped GeorgeCarlin.com. Details are sparse...

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Legendary comedian Pat Cooper announces his retirement: I got my dignity

Legendary comedian Pat Cooper announces his retirement: I got my dignity

By | October 18, 2013 at 9:45 am | 10 comments

Legendary comedian Pat Cooper is retiring from the stage. The 84-year-old Brooklyn native was a guest on the Opie and Anthony Show on SiriusXM this morning, which is where he made the announcement. On the show he explained that he felt he’s accomplished everything he set...

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SiriusXM is launching a Just For Laughs comedy radio channel

SiriusXM is launching a Just For Laughs comedy radio channel

By | September 25, 2013 at 2:43 pm | No comments

One of the biggest and most well-reputed comedy festivals takes place just across the border in Montreal: Canada’s Just for Laughs. Unfortunately, that’s a little far and hard to get to for many folks who live down here in the US of A. Good news, though: you don’t have to...

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Matt Damon surprises crowd at comedian Tom Papa’s taping for SiriusXM

Matt Damon surprises crowd at comedian Tom Papa’s taping for SiriusXM

By | June 19, 2013 at 8:23 pm | One comment

The real Jason Bourne -- take that, Jeremy Renner! -- surprised an intimate New York City crowd at the Comedy Cellar's sister club at the Village Underground tonight during comedian Tom Papa's taping of Come to Papa. The show, taped for SiriusXM, finds Papa as the host of an...

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Comedy Central and SiriusXM join forces for Comedy Central Radio

Comedy Central and SiriusXM join forces for Comedy Central Radio

By | January 22, 2013 at 11:18 am | 10 comments

Some marriages are made in heaven, and others are made on satellite radio. Such is the case today, as Comedy Central and SiriusXM announce the blessed union of their respective brands. Set to launch this spring, Comedy Central Radio will live exclusively on SiriusXM and will...

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Five things we learned from Kevin Hart’s appearance on SiriusXM’s Town Hall

Five things we learned from Kevin Hart’s appearance on SiriusXM’s Town Hall

By | January 17, 2013 at 11:44 am | No comments

Stand-up comedy superstar Kevin Hart recently sat down with Sway Calloway (pictured above with Hart) for an edition of the new limited-run channel, Town Hall, on SiriusXM Radio. The two talked for an hour in front of a live audience who had the opportunity to learn a few things...

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Russell Peters on fame, beef with Aziz Ansari, and his chat with Jim Norton (Laughspin Interview)

Russell Peters on fame, beef with Aziz Ansari, and his chat with Jim Norton (Laughspin Interview)

By | November 9, 2012 at 11:08 am | No comments

International comedy star mega-star Russell Peters sat down with the hilarious Jim Norton yesterday (photo above) to talk about stand-up, foot fetishes, and the fall of hip-hop culture (did you know that Peters used to be an accomplished breakdancer?!). Peters is in New York...

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Ricky Gervais would’ve voted for Obama, you know…if he was allowed to vote (Video)

Ricky Gervais would’ve voted for Obama, you know…if he was allowed to vote (Video)

By | November 7, 2012 at 11:58 am | No comments

Before the election results were in yesterday, Ricky Gervais dropped by the Opie and Anthony Show on SiriusXM, where naturally an Obama-vs-Romney discussion developed. Although Gervais isn't allowed to vote in America, as he's still a British citizen despite spending most of his...

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Stephen Colbert kept audience in the dark about election results (Videos)

Stephen Colbert kept audience in the dark about election results (Videos)

By | November 7, 2012 at 11:19 am | 2 comments

If you watched the special live editions of The Daily Show and The Colbert Report last night, you already know that both Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert revealed that Barack Obama won reelection to their studio audiences. Stewart told his audience about the win roughly five...

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