• John Oliver stars in Dave Hill music video…whether he wants to or not

    John Oliver popped up in a surprising place this week: the new music video from Dave Hill’s band, Valley Lodge. The band released a new video for their song Come Back to Bed on Thursday. Valley Lodge is a rock band that features Hill, Rob Pfeiffer, Phil Costello, and Eddie Eyeball. The band might best be known for their song Go, which is the intro song for Last Week Tonight.

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    Dave Hill’s Podcasting Incident is Back! Tell your Mom (Interview)

    Dave Hill isn’t what you’d consider a political comedian, per se, but when he tweets something like “Fuck you, festering shitbag” to Donald Trump it’s not exactly off brand. But that’s only because he follows it up with a week-long onslaught of deconstructed Mom jokes as responses to those Trump supporters who pilloried Hill for such an “anti-American” sentiment. Hill’s takes on classic Mom insults ranged from “Your Mom sucks.

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    Phil Anselmo, Dave Hill team up for Metal Grasshopper, Web series that spoofs Heavy Metal

    As someone who grew up listening, playing and worshipping metal and who has since gone on to worship the art of comedy, the fact that ex-Pantera vocalist Phil Anselmo is teaming up with musically-inclined comedian Dave Hill gives me a great big music-comedy boner. Anselmo, who has gone on to front bands like Down and Superjoint Ritural and the Illegals, will star in a Web series titled Metal Grasshopper, wherein

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    Malcolm Gladwell, Dick Cavett, Dave Hill address Amazon, Hachette retail battle (Video)

    Have you heard about the war between online retail giant Amazon and publishing giant Hachette? You haven’t? Well, neither did I, because I don’t read books. Because books are for nerds, amiright? But now, because of this video from comedian, author, musician, snappy dresser Dave Hill, I totally know about said war. I also read some articles – two, to be exact – about the millions who have died due

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    Dave Hill as Stephen Colbert’s bandleader? Yes Please. Laughspin asks the facemelter about the grassroots movement to make it so

    As David Letterman prepares to leave Late Show at the end of the year and Stephen Colbert prepares to take over Letterman’s seat at CBS, who is preparing to be Colbert’s bandleader? It’s a fair question, you guys. It seems every late night host needs a band and a bandleader, right? Letterman has Paul Shaffer, Jimmy Fallon has Questlove of The Roots, Seth Meyers has Fred Armisen, Conan O’Brien has

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    Laughspin Podcast, episode 84: Live with guests Colin Quinn, W. Kamau Bell and Dave Hill

    We change things up on a new episode of the Laughspin Podcast. For the first time, we’re live and in front of an audience. This special episode was produced for the NY Podfest and was recorded on Sunday, Jan. 25 at Fontana’s in New York. Our guests were comedians Colin Quinn, W. Kamau Bell and Dave Hill. Before taking questions from the audience, we had some great discussions about the

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    Comedian Dave Hill is super excited about Kate Middleton and Prince William’s baby (Video)

    Watching the news from afar just isn’t cutting it for comedian Dave Hill. The only solution he can find to fill his Kate Middleton baby obsession void was to jump on a plane to England and get as close to the action as possible. In the first installment of the new series Royal Baby Watch Hill ponders on what the royal spawn will be like, double checking with the mayor

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    Janeane Garofalo: As I’m getting older, my balls are dropping (Video)

    The fine folks at the Official Comedy channel on YouTube debuted a new show today called Secret Society of Comedy, wherein a handful of New York City-based comedians get together and chat about the seemingly little things in life. The first episode features Janeane Garofalo, Dave Hill and Brooke Van Poppelen. And while the trio share their feelings about snoring and their comedy evolution, things get super personal. For instance,

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    Dave Hill will rock your face off with ‘Tasteful Nudes’ music video

    Comedian Dave Hill has a book available on May 22 called Tasteful Nudes: …and Other Misguided Attempts at Personal Growth and Validation, a collection of comedic essays featuring “stories about stolen meat, animal attacks, young love, death, naked people, clergymen, rock ‘n’ roll, irritable Canadians, and prison.” If that somehow isn’t enough to convince you to lay your money down, Dave made this awesome music video for you. According to

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    Marc Maron welcomes Dave Hill and Myq Kaplan to WTF

    First off, before we tell you what you already know from reading the headline on this here post, let us say this: If you haven’t yet listened to last week’s WTF with Marc Maron, wherein Marc interviews Mr. Show legend Bob Odenkirk, do yourself a favor and check it out here. It perfectly embodies what this podcast is all about– getting deep inside the minds of the people that truly

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    Comedians join to create iPhone apps

    Award-winning writer and creator of VH1’s Best Week Ever Fred Graver has created a new company, iLarious. The company’s goal is to enable a team of comedy pros to deliver top-notch humor content right to your iPhone. “Our initial business plan came down to three words,” Graver says. “F**k the Man.” The idea for iLarious first developed during the most recent writer’s strike when comedy writers began coming up with

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