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Marc Maron's 'Scorching the Earth' hits Chicago

By | September 23, 2009 at 10:29 am | No comments

After debuting his one-man show Scorching the Earth in New York in January, running it through March and bringing it to Montreal for nine shows at Just For Laughs this past summer, Marc Maron is bringing his epic tale of love, sex and divorce to the Lakeshore Theater in Chicago...

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Video Interview: A Tight Five with Michael Ian Black and Michael Showalter

By | July 8, 2009 at 10:06 am | No comments

This is a first. Never before had we spoken to two comedians at one time on an episode of A Tight Five. But somehow we pulled it off. Michael Ian Black and Michael Showalter sat down with Punchline Magazine's own Dylan Gadino to chat about their new  show, Michael and Michael...

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Ted Alexandro opines on Kobe Bryant's presumed raping style

By | July 1, 2009 at 12:22 pm | No comments

When I was in Aspen a few weeks ago covering the Aspen Rooftop Comedy Festival I got to interview a bunch of great comics. So we'll be rolling out those interviews from time to time. Here's the first, this one with Ted Alexandro, wherein we talk about pirates, Ted's dark mind...

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Video interview: A Tight Five with Paul F. Tompkins

By | June 24, 2009 at 9:48 am | No comments

This week on A Tight Five, I sit down with one of the industry's most respected performers, Paul F. Tompkins. Our discussion goes everywhere from me issuing Paul an official apology on behalf of Punchline Magazine, why he's such a snappy dresser and what his story-telling style...

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Video interview: A Tight Five with Kyle Grooms

By | June 3, 2009 at 9:09 am | No comments

On this week's episode of A Tight Five, we sit down with comedian Kyle Grooms to chat about what drove him to do an Obama impression onstage, Victoria's Secret model Adriana Lima's big hairy hands, his new album and much more. A Tight Five is a production of Punchline...

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Video interview: A Tight Five with Bill Burr

By | May 20, 2009 at 9:34 am | No comments

In a brand-spanking new episode of our video interview series A Tight Five, Punchline Magazine editor Dylan Gadino sits down with comedian Bill Burr to chat about why he moved to LA from New York City, why he still says he doesn't know how to tell a joke, the time someone...

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Video interview: A Tight Five with Robert Schimmel

By | February 11, 2009 at 7:06 am | No comments

And... we're back! Get set for brand new installments of our weekly video web series A Tight Five. What better way to kick off our next crop of episodes than with stand-up comedy legend Robert Schimmel. The man just premiered a new Showtime special called Life Since Then (also...

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Video interview: A Tight Five with Nick Di Paolo

By | November 19, 2008 at 4:57 am | No comments

In a new episode of our series A Tight Five, shot at Comix comedy club in New York City and edited by the fine folks at RooftopComedy, editor Dylan Gadino sits down with comedian Nick Di Paolo. And then they talk... about comedy and stuff. Make sure you check out Nick at...

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Video interview: A Tight Five with Ted Alexandro

By | September 17, 2008 at 11:18 am | No comments

In this, our 11th installment of our weekly interview series, A Tight Five, we sit down at Comix comedy club with comedian Ted Alexandro, one of the most respected national names in stand-up. Sit back and check out Ted waxing philosophical about abortion, offending audience...

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