2014 Posts

Posts from The Year 2014

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Video Licks: Get “Obsessed” with Jim Gaffigan this Sunday 4/27 on Comedy Central

Video Licks: Get “Obsessed” with Jim Gaffigan this Sunday 4/27 on Comedy Central

This Sunday, April 27, Jim Gaffigan‘s stand-up special Obsessed premieres on Comedy Central. This is Gaffigan’s fourth one-hour special and the DVD/CD will be released on April 29 by Comedy Central Records. The pre-order has already gone #1 on iTunes which means Obsessed is in the Top 25 Comedy category on iTunes. Mr. Gaffigan is […]

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Layers: SEE ALL the Comedy Acts Being Featured at the LA Comedy Fest

Layers: SEE ALL the Comedy Acts Being Featured at the LA Comedy Fest

The Los Angeles Comedy Festival kicks off today, APRIL 24, with 11 days of features, shorts, panels and comedy acts. We thought it would be nice to detail ALL of the live comedy acts that will be taking place at the Let Live Theatre and The Other Space. If last year’s acts were any indication, […]

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Video Licks: Check Out The First Episode of ‘Chicago Rats’ but Don’t Look Down

Video Licks: Check Out The First Episode of ‘Chicago Rats’ but Don’t Look Down

Above Average continues to impress bringing you yet another quality series called Chicago Rats. This three episode series features Second City Alums Tim Robinson, Shelly Gossman and Mike O’Brien (some whom you’ll recognize from SNL, as well). Two office workers seem to have the perfect relationship until one of them makes the mistake of LOOKING […]

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Quick Dish: SET LIST Meets The Comedy Garage TONIGHT!

Quick Dish: SET LIST Meets The Comedy Garage TONIGHT!

Tonight, April 24, The Comedy Garage and SET LIST unite! A bunch of your favorite comedians will perform “standup without a net” and it will be glorious. They will be given topics they’ve never seen before and come up with new material on the spot. Yeah, it’s definitely worth watching and you’ll have the best […]

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Video Licks: Tonight Watch ‘Dinner with Friends with Brett Gelman and Friends’ on Adult Swim

Video Licks: Tonight Watch ‘Dinner with Friends with Brett Gelman and Friends’ on Adult Swim

If you’ve ever seen comedian Brett Gelman perform live, you will know he is a comedic force to be reckoned with. He’s in your face and sometimes even a bit scary but always pulling out the laughs (even if by force). Can he translate this experience to TV? Sure he can! Tonight at midnight on […]

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Video Licks: Jim Gaffigan Talks Food, Babies and Family on The Tonight Show

Video Licks: Jim Gaffigan Talks Food, Babies and Family on The Tonight Show

The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon welcomed the delightful Jim Gaffigan yesterday. Jimmy and Jim found plenty to talk about including joking about weight, how Jim deal with comments about having 5 kids, babies as roommates and going on tour with the family. Watch the wonderful segment NOW: Mentions: Watch Jim Gaffigan‘s stand-up special on […]

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Quick Dish: Indulge in Comedy Living Room’s Benefit Show for Hilarity for Charity

Quick Dish: Indulge in Comedy Living Room’s Benefit Show for Hilarity for Charity

You’re generous. You like to laugh. Why not do both this Sunday, April 27. Comedy Living Room will be hosting a very special show called Indulgence which will benefit Seth Rogen‘s Alzheimer’s charity, Hilarity for Charity. The lineup is beyond stellar and there will even be a special surprise or two. For a very reasonable […]

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Quick Dish: TOMORROW Catch ‘Seems Legit’ at the Comedy Central Stage

Quick Dish: TOMORROW Catch ‘Seems Legit’ at the Comedy Central Stage

“6 great stories, 1 awesome lie.” What a simple premise for a fabulous comedy show! Seems Legit will be bringing some fabulous storytelling to the Comedy Central Stage for ONE NIGHT ONLY this Thursday, April 24. The theme will be BIG BREAK. The Seems Legit performers will tell their most shocking and true stories about […]

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Video Licks: Watch the Premiere Episode of ‘Approach the Bench’ ft. Bob Balaban

Video Licks: Watch the Premiere Episode of ‘Approach the Bench’ ft. Bob Balaban

Written by The Daily Show with Jon Stewart‘s Zhubin Parang, Approach the Bench focuses on the lively antics of one judge’s courtroom. The first of a three episode season has the legal representatives trying to figure out if a celebrity is in the jury pool. Enjoy! Mentions: The Approach the Bench cast includes The Grand […]

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Quick Dish: Loud Village at the Improv this Thursday!

Quick Dish: Loud Village at the Improv this Thursday!

Killer lineups deserve killer adulation. This Thursday, April 24, the folks at Loud Village are throwing an awesome comedy show at The Hollywood Improv (on Melrose). If you’ve ever been to any of their events they are absolutely memorable and have you coming back for more. Check out this amazing lineup: JULIAN MCCULLOUGH (MTV’s Guy […]