Quick Dish

Quick and tasty comedy recommendations

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Quick Dish: DO NOT MISS Brett Gelman and friends at Super Serious tonight!

Quick Dish: DO NOT MISS Brett Gelman and friends at Super Serious tonight!

The government may be shutdown but comedy stops for NO ONE. Some of your favorite troublemakers are taking over The Super Serious Show tonight. Check out this outstanding lineup: Andrés du Bouchet (Conan) De Anne Smith (The Late Late Show) Iliza Shlesinger (Last Comic Standing) Joe Mande (Conan) Sam Simmons (Just For Laughs) Brett Gelman […]

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Quick Dish: “Sleight Of Mouth with Justin Willman” TONIGHT at NerdMelt!

Quick Dish: “Sleight Of Mouth with Justin Willman” TONIGHT at NerdMelt!

Justin Willman, who you may know from “Cupcake Wars” and the Nerdist Channel, brings his magic (literally) to the NerdMelt Showroom tonight. The “late night-style” talk show festivities will be over the top when guests Eric Andre, Todd Robbins, Andy Clockwise and Eric Schwartz (aka Smooth E) takeover the mic. Prepare to laugh and have […]

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Quick Dish: Watch IFC’s “Festival Supreme” Comedy Week

Quick Dish: Watch IFC’s “Festival Supreme” Comedy Week

As an exclusive TV partner to Tenacious D’s Festival Supreme (Oct 19) comedy rock festival IFC will be showing all your comedy favorites the whole week long. I caught the Comedy Bang! Bang! Marathon, Monty Python documentary, and The Whitest Kids You Know this weekend. You can enjoy even MORE classics this Monday, Oct 14 […]

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Quick Dish: Rock out at UCB’s Comedy Collide this SATURDAY

Quick Dish: Rock out at UCB’s Comedy Collide this SATURDAY

This weekend Echo Park will be overtaken with international music and local comedy at Filter Magazine’s Culture Collide 2013 event. LA’s UCB theatre will be putting on an epic comedy show for festival goers Saturday evening, Oct 12 at the 826LA space. Check out this awesome lineup: Maria Bamford Nick Thune Rory Scovel Dominic Dierkes […]

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Quick Dish: “Getting Doug with High” feat. Jeff Ross drops TODAY

Quick Dish: “Getting Doug with High” feat. Jeff Ross drops TODAY

In 4+ hours the next episode of “Getting Doug with High” hits the Interwaves. On today’s episode podcasting king Doug Benson (Doug Loves Movies, Dining with Doug & Karen, Benson Interruption) interviews (and smokes out with) comedian Jeffrey Ross. I imagine Mr. Ross will be pure magic with or without the aid of cannabis. We’re […]

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Quick Dish: Pick up a comic and watch some stand-up at “The Meltdown” show

Quick Dish: Pick up a comic and watch some stand-up at “The Meltdown” show

I’m not suggesting you hit on comedians but I AM implying you read comic books. Of course, I’m sure the comedians wouldn’t … never mind. This Wednesday Oct 9 The Meltdown show will be better than ever with a tantalizing line-up of your favorite stand-ups and some witty banter from your hosts Kumail Nanjiani and […]

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Quick Dish: Get Thee to the Hot Tub Show today at The Virgil

Quick Dish: Get Thee to the Hot Tub Show today at The Virgil

People! People! People! I know many of you are probably still recovering from another successful LA podcast festival but you can’t miss out on a most enviable of line-ups over at The Hot Tub Show with Kristen Schaal and Kurt Braunohler. Check this out: Dave Hill Ian Karmel Jonah Ray Rory Scovel Michael Palascak Sean […]

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Quick Dish: Get yourself to Comedy Palace TOMORROW Oct 3 for some Delaney and Shlesinger

Quick Dish: Get yourself to Comedy Palace TOMORROW Oct 3 for some Delaney and Shlesinger

Every time I think it can’t get any better Comedy Palace kicks me in the face with another amazing comedy lineup. This week’s guests include Matt Lieb Terence Leclere Gilbert Lawand Joselyn Hughes Jermaine Fowler Iliza Shlesinger Rob Delaney Shawn Pearlman (host) As is customary the show begins at 9:30p and doors open at 9:00p. […]

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Quick Dish: What’s new, you ask? ‘WHAT’S NEW’ @Nerdmelt Oct 8th

Quick Dish: What’s new, you ask? ‘WHAT’S NEW’ @Nerdmelt Oct 8th

What’s new? I’ll tell you what’s new. You need to get your buns over to Meltdown Comics in Vinewood (too much GTA5), I mean Hollywood, next Tuesday, October 8th. What’s going on there? A brand spankin’ new live stand-up show called What’s New that dabbles in stand-up and podcasting. You will see your favorite comics […]

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Quick Dish: DO NOT MISS Joe Sib’s ‘California Calling’ show at Nerdmelt Oct 4!

Quick Dish: DO NOT MISS Joe Sib’s ‘California Calling’ show at Nerdmelt Oct 4!

Joe Sib is a legendary individual. He started off playing in punk rock bands, touring the world (Google WAX). He then started his own label called Side One Dummy Records with partner Bill Armstrong. Having amassed a collection of road tales Sib ventured into the radio show world and has been host of an amazing […]