062 - Cameron Esposito talks Marriage Material
March 24, 2016
There is so much happening this week in the comedy world. Including a comedian with cancer catching a break by one of comedy’s giants, Joe Pera talks us all to sleep, and Fuse eyes its future. The guest on the podcast this week, comedian Cameron Esposito has new stand-up special, Marriage Material set to premiere this week on Seeso. We catch up with her when she was at with her show to talk about the special, her days starting out in Chicago, her need to make a move to jump ahead in comedy, and how her recent wedding nuptials were the perfect point to document this time in culture.
061 - Bob Perlow, The Warmup Guy
March 17, 2016
Matt and Mark stay up late for a podcast live from Austin to talk about the SXSW festival, then comedian Bob Perlow joins us to talk about his career as a warm up comedian which he just put down into his memoir. Perlow has plenty of stories from nearly 40 years of doing his thing.
060 - Roy Wood Jr. from The Daily Show
March 10, 2016
This week comedian Roy Wood Jr. catches up with Mark and Matt in his new home of NYC. Roy now lives in NYC because he's one of the newest (and current breakout) star of The Daily Show with Trevor Noah. We talk about sports, show's role in pop culture, the current state of politics which Roy knows a few things about from working on a show like The Daily Show.
059 - We hang with the Whiskey Tango Foxtrot team and make The Laugh Button Live announcements
March 3, 2016
This week we announce The Laugh Button Live! at SXSW 2016. It’s going to be a rager! Get on down there, we also talk controversy when it comes to comedians and free speech. Also, Mark attends the press junket for Tina Fey’s new film, Whiskey Tango Foxtrot and we speak with the movie’s writer Robert Carlock and its directors, Glenn Ficarra and John Requa. The movie hits theaters on March 4th.
058 - Dov Davidoff lowers your expecations
February 25, 2016
Comedian Dov Davidoff’s had a long and storied comedy career. FUSE TV just aired his new stand-up special, Lower Your Expectations. So in honor of the special, we welcome him onto the podcast to talk shop. Prepare to have your expectations lowered.