• Bob Odenkirk, Robert Hawkins guest on Marc Maron's WTF this week

    Marc Maron continues to outdo himself every week. This week on WTF, his twice-a-week podcast, he welcomes legendary sketch master, writer and half of Bob and Dave [Cross] Bob Odenkirk. Top that off with veteran road horse comedian Robert Hawkins — who performed at Punchline Magazine’s anniversary show in October — and another one of our favorite comics Ryan Singer (check out our review of his album here), and you

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    Comedy Matters with Jerry Seinfeld, Chris Rock and more

    TRIBUTE TO MARJORIE GURIAN This column will be kind of a double column due to the sudden passing of my beloved Mom, Marjorie Gurian, right at the time my last column was due. It just kind of rocked me, and brought home the concept that all we have is today. [caption id=”attachment_4784″ align=”aligncenter” width=”350″ caption=”Marjorie Gurian and her son, me. on her 81st birthday. I took her to see Jewtopia.

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    Punchline Magazine celebrates anniversary with Lewis Black, Janeane Garofalo, DL Hughley, more

    All Photos by Kevin Duffy. On Oct. 13, we celebrated Punchline Magazine’s four years online as the go-to place for all things stand-up comedy. We did this by producing an amazing show with some of our favorite comics: By the end of the night, host Pete Dominick welcomed Robert Hawkins, Ted Alexandro, Christian Finnegan, Todd Barry, D.L. Hughley, Janeane Garofalo and Lewis Black to the stage at Comix in New

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    Josh Sneed's "The Detention Show" feat. Punchline Magazine

    When I was in Aspen a few weeks ago to cover the Aspen Rooftop Comedy Festival, comedian Josh Sneed invited me to hang out on his podcast, The Detention Show. It was a good way to spend the afternoon hours before the stand-up shows going on that night. I have to say, Sneed runs a tight operation. His mobile podcasting system is high tech, complete with lots of knobs and

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    Robert Hawkins, Tommy Johnagin, more impress at Aspen comedy festival

    Robert Hawkins

    ASPEN, CO — Friday’s two later shows – Rooftop at Large and After Dark – at the Aspen Rooftop Comedy Fest brought together comedians both well known and respected in the industry as well as those under the radar. Honestly, save for a less than stellar MC performance on the former show, what I saw were genuinely solid sets from an amazingly diverse set

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    Just For Laughs: Montreal's comedy fest in its 26th year

    Just For Laughs in Montreal is where every comedian aspires to perform and where every comedy fan enjoys the fruit of those comics’ labor. Last week began the English-speaking portion of Just For Laughs in Montreal, the largest and longest running comedy festival in the world. The 26th year of the fest continues throughout this week with performances by the likes of Tom Papa, Patrice O’Neal Greg Giraldo, Nick DiPaolo,

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