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Quick and tasty comedy recommendations

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Quick Dish: Start Your Holiday Weekend Off Right with Some SketchMelt

Quick Dish: Start Your Holiday Weekend Off Right with Some SketchMelt

If you are in town just before you zip over to bask on the beach, we suggest stopping by Nerdmelt Showroom for SketchMelt delights. Tonight July 3rd hosts Brag Gage (Family Sandwich) and Christian Spicer (Double Jump, IMPRO(vs)TANDUP) proudly present a showcase of the best of new live and video sketch comedy that will pry […]

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Quick Dish: Oddball & Fun Fun Fun & High Plains! It’s Comedy+Fest Season, Oh My!

Quick Dish: Oddball & Fun Fun Fun & High Plains! It’s Comedy+Fest Season, Oh My!

July 4th weekend is just around the bend which means we are knee deep in the Summer season. Of course, that means there are plenty of festivals coming our way and they include three particular super ones. First off, Funny or Die kicks off their Oddball Comedy Festival August 8th. The fest will be touring […]

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Quick Dish: Sunday, July 6 Get All Over THE (KINDA) OPEN MIC at Satellite LA

Quick Dish: Sunday, July 6 Get All Over THE (KINDA) OPEN MIC at Satellite LA

It’s half open mic, it’s half booked show. It’s novel (kinda). It’s The (Kinda) Open Mic Show. We like it! Megan Koester, Alison Stevenson and Sam Varela have teamed up to reboot the open mic world (kinda). Be a part of this (kinda) open mic July 6th at Satellite LA. Comics and citizens, come one, […]

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Quick Dish: LIVE All Things Comedy Podcast #1 Happens at NerdMelt TONIGHT!

Quick Dish: LIVE All Things Comedy Podcast  #1 Happens at NerdMelt TONIGHT!

You MUST see Bill Burr and Al Madrigal host All Things Comedy‘s 1st Live Podcast at Nerdmelt TONIGHT, July 1st in LA. There will be awesome comedy items to bid on like signed DVD’s, t-shirst, and even Bill’s old Hockey stick. The show will stream live on Cogo TV. Don’t miss out! Mentions: Buy tickets […]

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Quick Dish: Join TWO-HEADED BEAST for the Very Last Time July 5th!

Quick Dish: Join TWO-HEADED BEAST for the Very Last Time July 5th!

Hey, a three and half year run ain’t shabby at all. Heck, in Los Angeles most marriages don’t last that long! It is with a heavy heart but uplifted spirits that I bring you the news that Two-Headed Beast will be telling its last stories this Saturday, July 5th at Stories Books and Cafe. Curators […]

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Quick Dish: In One Week See THE BUSINESS LA at Little Joy in Echo Park

Quick Dish: In One Week See THE BUSINESS LA at Little Joy in Echo Park

THE BUSINESS LA originated in the city by the Bay and made its way to both LA and NY. The new edition of Business LA is produced and hosted by Chris Carcia, Caitlin Gill, Sean Keane, and Anna Seregina. The comedy collective and live show will take roost at a new location, specifically Echo Park’s […]

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Quick Dish: This Canada Day Celebrate Comedy with HAPPY CONTEST TIME at Three Clubs

Quick Dish: This Canada Day Celebrate Comedy with HAPPY CONTEST TIME at Three Clubs

Wednesday, July 1st down some maple syrup and celebrate the enactment of Canada’s 1867 Constitution Act AKA Canada Day! Wait, forget the syrup (and the Canadians) and get some real drinks while you laugh your Pharrell hats off at Happy Contest Time (hosted at the swanky Three Clubs). Check out the exciting Yankee line-up: Joe […]

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Quick Dish: SUNDAY Neil Hamburger & Tim Heidecker have Yellow River Boys Fever

Quick Dish: SUNDAY Neil Hamburger & Tim Heidecker have Yellow River Boys Fever

Crazy things happen when you get together Neil Hamburger (AKA Gregg Turkington) and Tim Heidecker together. This SUNDAY, June 29th, Satellite resident Hamburger welcomes his pal Heidecker for some musical tinkerings. The night will feature the product of Heidecker’s musical calling, Urinal Street Station, an LP which he collaborated on with The Yellow River Boys. […]

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Quick Dish: Let WHATEVER be Your Favorite Comedy Show This Sunday 6/29

Quick Dish: Let WHATEVER be Your Favorite Comedy Show This Sunday 6/29

Just when Eagle Rock is recovering from it’s very own Comedy Festival even more comedy trickles down from the heavens this weekend. SUNDAY, June 29 at the Center for the Arts Eagle Rock, the monthly comedy night hosted by Eric Dadourian and Allen Strickland Williams will slap Eagle Rock silly. Whatever, the show that breaks […]

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Quick Dish: Don’t Miss SET LIST at NerdMelt This Weekend

Quick Dish: Don’t Miss SET LIST at NerdMelt This Weekend

We love comedy shows that think outside the box. Lucky for you, NerdMelt Showroom hosts one very special one this weekend, June 28. Set List, created by Troy Conrad and Paul Provenza, take comedians completely out of their comfort zone. Comedy is turned to into a challenging experiment where seasoned comics are given a never-before-seen […]