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Breaking down your favorite podcasts, albums, web series and more

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Layers: Comedian DUSTIN CHAFIN Fondly Bids “Adieu” to A Comedy Staple with An “Ode to Dangerfield’s”

Layers: Comedian DUSTIN CHAFIN Fondly Bids “Adieu” to A Comedy Staple with An “Ode to Dangerfield’s”

We thought this quote from Mr. Rogers’ Neighborhood’s Fred Rogers was an appropriate introduction to this Op Ed piece from comic DUSTIN CHAFIN (Crashing, Howard Stern) fondly saying “adieu” to a historical New York comedy venue shutting it’s doors during these trying times. There would be no art and there would be no science if […]

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Layers: You Can’t Always Be Wealthy, But You Can Purchase “Happiness” as KYLE AYERS’ Debut Comedy Album Drops Today on BLONDE MEDICINE

Layers: You Can’t Always Be Wealthy, But You Can Purchase “Happiness” as  KYLE AYERS’ Debut Comedy Album Drops Today on BLONDE MEDICINE

As inevitable as the dinosaurs going extinct, HAPPINESS will be spread far and wide this 2020 October day. Care of Blonde Medicine, TODAY KYLE AYERS (Conan, Boast Rattle, Nice One!), from Lake Tapawingo, Missouri, brings the world his debut, full-length comedy album named after that positive state of being we habitually try to attain. Regarding […]

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Layers: Out on Comedy Records TOMORROW JOHN CULLEN’S Totally Necessary Stand Up Album “Long Stories For No Reason”

Layers: Out on Comedy Records TOMORROW JOHN CULLEN’S Totally Necessary Stand Up Album “Long Stories For No Reason”

TOMORROW, October 16th, Vancouver based comedian, English teacher, and former curling champion, JOHN CULLEN (Blocked Party, CBC’s The Debaters) will release his SECOND stand up album called “Long Stories For No Reason.” As it turns out, there are some VERY important reasons to listen to these ten tracks of bliss-producing sarcasm. The first happens to be […]

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Layers: RUINED Is The New Weekly Horror Movie Comedy Podcast That Will Put Frightened Minds at Ease

Layers: RUINED Is The New Weekly Horror Movie Comedy Podcast That Will Put Frightened Minds at Ease

So, yours truly starts getting pretty excited come fall season because that means Halloween is just around the corner. And do you know what that means? Scary movie watching time! I’ve seen my fair share of bone-chilling flicks, but, every once and a while, a trailer looks so terrifying I have to read a bit […]

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Layers: “Superstore’s” LAUREN ASH & A “Halloween H20” Mom Join Adam Peacock on A New Episode of MY NEIGHBORS ARE DEAD

Layers: “Superstore’s” LAUREN ASH & A “Halloween H20” Mom Join Adam Peacock on A New Episode of MY NEIGHBORS ARE DEAD

Every week you can join MY NEIGHBORS ARE DEAD host Adam Peacock as he talks to the lesser known characters from your favorite horror films. This week Adam welcomes the always engaging Lauren Ash (Giving It Up For Less Podcast), one of the stars of NBC’s Superstore. During the episode we learn about Lauren’s early […]

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Layers: The HELLA IN YOUR THIRTIES Podcast Searches for A Comet in Their Latest Episode

Layers: The HELLA IN YOUR THIRTIES Podcast Searches for A Comet in Their Latest Episode

Guess what? We are not (quite) yet living in the “Logan’s Run” dystopian film world life where everyone must undergo the rite of “Carrousel” when they reach the ripe old age of 30 (to maintain population/resource equilibrium, of course). In 2020, people in their 30s are actually thriving at living life to it’s fullest, seeking […]

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Tasty News: Welcome to The Doug Club as A New Episode of The “Wide World of Dougs” Welcomes Doug E. Doug & Anna Roisman

Tasty News: Welcome to The Doug Club as A New Episode of The “Wide World of Dougs” Welcomes Doug E. Doug & Anna Roisman

Just two episodes into the Wide World of Dougs podcast and we’ve already reached peak Doug royalty with THREE Dougs (and an Anna). On the this NEW episode, the two Dougs welcome guests Doug E. Doug, from the classic comedy sports film, Cool Runnings, and HQ Trivia alum and Unemployed pod host Anna Roisman. The […]

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Layers: Do Not Resist Being Drawn into A.K.A, MYQ KAPLAN’S Comedy Album Web of Hilarity

Layers: Do Not Resist Being Drawn into A.K.A, MYQ KAPLAN’S Comedy Album Web of Hilarity

Right after I completed my first listen of MYQ KAPLAN’S new comedy album A.K.A (a recording of his critically-acclaimed Edinburgh Fringe Festival show) , I realized that truly appreciating this comedy album could be compared to watching a season of the German Netflix sci-fi thriller known as Dark. (No, this is not an advertisement for […]

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Layers: Load up on JIM TEWS’ New Stand Up Album “Oatmeal” for Those Renewable Comedy Carbs

Layers: Load up on JIM TEWS’ New Stand Up Album “Oatmeal” for Those Renewable Comedy Carbs

So why exactly is a gal who has trouble spelling “broccoli” reviewing JIM TEWS‘ new comedy album when stand up heavy hitters like Maria Bamford, David Hill, Todd Barry and Ted Alexandro have already heaped praise upon the New York based comedian’s work? Well, because EVERYONE has the right to spout an opinion on this […]

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Layers: BEN ROSENFELD’S New Album “Don’t Shake Your Miracle” Brings Comedy out of The Dark

Layers: BEN ROSENFELD’S New Album “Don’t Shake Your Miracle” Brings Comedy out of The Dark

Fresh off of his last album, The United States of Russia (which was #1 on the iTunes comedy charts), BEN ROSENFELD is back with his fourth live stand-up comedy album called DON’T SHAKE YOUR MIRACLE. The title is just a tiny glimpse into the jocular, yet cleverly dark tapestry of jokes you almost have to take […]