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  • Stephen Lynch's My Old Heart Tour stops off at Playstation Theater

    Stephen Lynch's My Old Heart Tour stops off at Playstation Theater

    Self-described as "a musician trapped in the body of a comedian," Stephen Lynch will bring his My Old Heart Tour to New York's Playstation Theater this fall. After a trip to Europe earlier this month and an upcoming run of UK shows in September, Lynch will be back in the states late in October for a...
  • 5 reasons to see Sal Vulcano & Friends live

    5 reasons to see Sal Vulcano & Friends live

    Sal Vulcano and his friends make everyone laugh on TruTV's "Impractical Jokers" but he's got other friends, and this summer he's taking them on tour. Vulcano, Roy Wood Jr. and Steve Byrne are bringing "Sal Vulcano & Friends" to San Diego's Balboa Theatre on Saturday, July 21 and here are five...
  • Howie Mandel, Preacher Lawson bringing laughs to Atlanta Symphony Hall

    Howie Mandel, Preacher Lawson bringing laughs to Atlanta Symphony Hall

    Howie Mandel can be seen every Tuesday as one of the judges on NBC's reality show "America's Got Talent" but comedy fans can see him live on Friday, September 28 at Atlanta Symphony Hall on his co-headlining tour with Preacher Lawson. AXS has your tickets to this double dose of stand-up comedy, and...
  • Kathleen Madigan brings Boxed Wine and Bigfoot to City National Grove of Anaheim

    Kathleen Madigan brings Boxed Wine and Bigfoot to City National Grove of Anaheim

    Kathleen Madigan is bringing her Boxed Wine and Bigfoot Tour to City National Grove of Anaheim on Saturday, Sept. 15, and comedy fans can get tickets to see the funniest woman in stand-up live now through AXS. The Missouri native is on the road in support of her newest release, Bothering Jesus...
  • Rev Run's 'All About the Washingtons' Netflix sitcom gets premiere date

    Rev Run's 'All About the Washingtons' Netflix sitcom gets premiere date

    Netflix has set Aug. 10 as the premiere date for Rev Run's Netflix sitcom "All About the Washingtons," which is based on his real-life family. The show is about the fictional Washington family, headed by retired hip-hop star Joey Washington (played by Rev Run whose real name is Joseph Simmons) and...
  • Trevor Noah announces 2018 tour dates

    Trevor Noah announces 2018 tour dates

    Fans of The Daily Show host Trevor Noah will have more than one way to tune into him this summer; they can enjoy Noah's comedy live when he goes on tour. The newly announced dates will keep Noah on the road through the bulk of the summer and into the fall, with a few scheduled performances in...
  • Nick Cannon Presents: Wild ‘N Out Live 2018 tour set to dominate US

    Nick Cannon Presents: Wild ‘N Out Live 2018 tour set to dominate US

    Nick Cannon’s “Wild ‘N Out” was a staple in MTV’s televised programming schedule starting in 2005 and running off and on until its 11th and final season in 2017. During its time on MTV and MTV2, the popular improv comedy/competition show featured Nick Cannon hosting two teams of comedians in their...
  • Mystery Science Theater announces dates for 30th Anniversary live tour

    Mystery Science Theater announces dates for 30th Anniversary live tour

    Not many television shows can boast that they're still going strong 30 years after they began. But then not many shows have experienced the long, strange trip that is Mystery Science Theater 3000, or MST3k as it came to be known. Started in a local Minneapolis UHF station in 1988, the show, about a...
  • Whose Live Anyway? brings Whose Line stars to City National Grove of Anaheim

    Whose Live Anyway? brings Whose Line stars to City National Grove of Anaheim

    Whose Live Anyway? is giving comedy fans a chance to see stars from The CW's "Whose Line Is It Anyway?" live and in person, bringing some of the world's best improv comedians right to you this fall. Get your tickets to see Whose Live Anyway? at California's City National Grove of Anaheim through AXS...
  • YouTube star Danny Duncan heading out on the Virginity Rocks Tour

    YouTube star Danny Duncan heading out on the Virginity Rocks Tour

    Does virginity rocks? Heck yea it does, and Danny Duncan is going to show the world how it’s cool. Now obviously  Duncan is joking with the whole virginity thing. Making people laugh has been his calling card ever since he started his YouTube channel in 2014. Hailing from Central Florida, there’s...
  • Emily Heller will be performing back-to-back for a comedy special taping in Seattle

    Emily Heller will be performing back-to-back for a comedy special taping in Seattle

    It takes great talent to be a writer. Many mistakingly believe that it doesn’t take a lot to write stories, that it’s just easy to pound words on a keyboard and, voila, you have something. Well, anybody can write, but it takes skills to write a good story, and Emily Heller definitely has the skills...
  • Humorist Chad Prather announces new dates on Star Spangled Banter Comedy Tour

    Humorist Chad Prather announces new dates on Star Spangled Banter Comedy Tour

    In a world full of anxiety and uncertainty, motivation and laughter.are two traits are desperately needed.  That’s where Chad Prather enters the room. Prather is a motivational speaker with a humorist side. He considers himself an “unapologetic southerner,” but his roots actually lay in New Jersey...
  • Interview: Fred Armisen discusses his start in music and the end of an era with ‘Portlandia’

    Interview: Fred Armisen discusses his start in music and the end of an era with ‘Portlandia’

    Everybody has a favorite Fred Armisen. Maybe it’s his time on “SNL” and the way he played Barack Obama that first won you over. For some, it’s been watching him keep the beat as leader of the house band on “Late Night with Seth Meyers.” That being said, the Fred Armisen-Questlove Drumoff from “Late...
  • Interview: Hank Azaria talks bringing ‘Brockmire’ to life

    Interview: Hank Azaria talks bringing ‘Brockmire’ to life

    Hank Azaria has been captivating audiences for two seasons now as Jim Brockmire: a famed broadcaster who attempts to stumble his way back into the big leagues after an on-air meltdown sends him into a downward spiral. Tyrel Jackson Williams stars alongside Azaria as Charles, an eager whiz kid who...
  • XO Music Festival debuts with performances by Ludacris, T.I. and more

    XO Music Festival debuts with performances by Ludacris, T.I. and more

    Ludacris, T.I., Fabolous and the Diplomats are among the artists set to perform at the inaugural XO Music Festival, which will take place July 13-15, 2018, at the Contra  Costa County Fairgrounds in Antioch, California.  Old-school hip-hop is represented by Rev Run, Sugarhill Gang, Flavor Flav, Bone...
  • Ninja Sex Party hitting the road for Tour De Force 2018

    Ninja Sex Party hitting the road for Tour De Force 2018

    Is there any better band name in today’s music sphere than Ninja Sex Party? The name itself probably conjures up an image of a band that loves to live and let live. This is a band that will liven up a dead party, and turn it into what one might call Ninja Sex party, just without the death and sex...
  • BEVERLY HILLS, CA - APRIL 26: Julia Duffy joins Bob Newhart on stage for 'An Evening with Bob Newhart: A “Newhart” Celebration,' on April 26

    The Paley Center for Media celebrates comedy legend Bob Newhart

    There is no other comedian that rivals Bob Newhart. He got his start as a stand-up in the ‘60s and made history when his debut album, The Button-Down Mind of Bob Newhart, became the first comedy album to hit No. 1 on the Billboard charts. It also won for Album of the Year at the 1961 Grammy Awards...
  • David Cross hitting the road for the Oh Come On Tour

    David Cross hitting the road for the Oh Come On Tour

    It is with a heavy heart that we must report the following news - David Cross will be heading out for a run of U.S. and Canadian performances this spring/summer! The comedian and “never-nude” jokester from “Arrested Development” will plan on visiting many cities across North America with a brand new...
  •  Adam Sandler will film a new Netflix special at LA's El Rey Theatre on Tuesday

    Adam Sandler will film a new Netflix special at LA's El Rey Theatre on Tuesday

    Adam Sandler appears to be the next veteran comedian who Netflix has convinced to return to the bright spotlight of stand-up. The 51-year-old comedian and actor will take the stage at the El Rey Theatre in Los Angeles on Tuesday night for a ticketed live performance that will be released on the...
  • Mountain Winery 2018 lineup: The Roots, Willie Nelson, Roger Daltrey and many more

    Mountain Winery 2018 lineup: The Roots, Willie Nelson, Roger Daltrey and many more

    The highly anticipated 2018 lineup for the picturesque Mountain Winery is out and as usual provides a wide variety of bands and artists for any music lover. The summer season in Saratoga, Calif. kicks off on May 30 with the legendary Tom Jones, followed by the first show in June, singer-songwriters...
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