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  • R.E.M. get a dedicated podcast, hosted by Adam Scott and Scott Aukerman

    R.E.M. get a dedicated podcast, hosted by Adam Scott and Scott Aukerman

    It’s the end of the [podcast] world as we know it, and that feels fine, because comedian Scott Aukerman and actor Adam Scott have launched their own audio show about the former rock band, R.E.M. The somewhat new podcast series is titled “R U Talkin’ R.E.M. RE: ME?” and its first of many musical...
  • 5 reasons to check out Martin Lawrence's LIT AF Tour

    5 reasons to check out Martin Lawrence's LIT AF Tour

    Martin Lawrence is on tour in 2018 with his LIT AF Tour, bringing one of the best-known names in comedy to a venue near you. Tickets for Lawrence's LIT AF Tour go on sale Feb. 26 at 10 a.m. local time. Check out these five reasons to see the LIT AF Tour below, and then get your tickets beginning Feb...
  • Martin Lawrence hosting an all-star night of comedy on the LIT AF Tour

    Martin Lawrence hosting an all-star night of comedy on the LIT AF Tour

    The hottest comedy tour of the spring and summer is scheduled to kick off in a little over a month. Starting March 31 in Atlantic City, Martin Lawrence will be leading a star-studded comedy tour across North America for a total of 16 shows scheduled to liven up arenas until mid-June. Titled the LIT...
  • TV One’s ‘UNCENSORED’ premieres with comedian Tiffany Haddish

    TV One’s ‘UNCENSORED’ premieres with comedian Tiffany Haddish

    TV One’s new docu-series is treating fans to an in-depth look at some of the entertainment industry’s most enthralling personalities. “UNCENSORED” provides authentic insight from the stars themselves, as they reveal intimate details about their journey and how they came to be standing where they are...
  • Chris Rock's first stand-up special in a decade arrives to Netflix for Valentine's Day

    Chris Rock's first stand-up special in a decade arrives to Netflix for Valentine's Day

    Comedian Chris Rock is back with his first stand-up comedy special since 2008’s “Kill the Messenger.” Titled “Tamborine - Stand-Up Special,” the new Netflix production arrived onto the streaming platform on Wednesday, just in time for Valentine’s Day. The new comedy special is the first of two that...
  • The Lonely Island will perform their first ever concert at Comedy Central's Clusterfest 2018

    The Lonely Island will perform their first ever concert at Comedy Central's Clusterfest 2018

    The Lonely Island--the guys who brought you classic SNL Digital Shorts like “Lazy Sunday” and “I’m on A Boat” as well as funny flicks like “Hot Rod” and “Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping”--are performing a live concert for the first time. The comedy trio, consisting of SNL alums Andy Samberg...
  • 'Beat the Clock' premieres on Tuesday, Feb. 6 at 7:30/6:30 p.m. central on Universal Kids.

    ‘Beat the Clock’ brings back fun for the whole family

    Families, get ready to enjoy some good old-fashioned fun. “Beat the Clock,” the game show which initially aired in the 1950s, makes its return to television, premiering on Tuesday, Feb. 6 at 7:30/6:30 p.m. central on Universal Kids. While the show has seen several iterations over the years, the...
  • 5 best Jim Gaffigan jokes

    5 best Jim Gaffigan jokes

    Jim Gaffigan is on the road again this year, making audiences laugh with his 2018 Fixer Upper Tour. Gaffigan is performing live throughout the year, giving fans more than two dozen opportunities to catch one of comedy's funniest stand-up performers. Here are Jim Gaffigan's five best jokes to give...
  • Jim Jefferies' birthday: Watch his 5 best jokes

    Jim Jefferies' birthday: Watch his 5 best jokes

    Jim Jefferies celebrates his birthday on Feb. 4, and the Australian comedian is set for another year of making us laugh without pulling any punches. AXS has put together our list of Jefferies' five funniest bits, and comedy fans can check them out below while you get your tickets to Jim Jefferies...
  • Jim Gaffigan swipes right on latest episode of 'Tinder Takeover'

    Jim Gaffigan swipes right on latest episode of 'Tinder Takeover'

    Funnyman Jim Gaffigan is the latest comic to swipe right on Vanity Fair’s popular web series “Tinder Takeover,” where celebrities commandeer a stranger's Tinder account with hilarious results. In this episode, Jim takes over Blair’s Tinder and immediately outs her as a Trump supporter, gets her an...
  • Adam Ferrara's birthday: His 5 funniest moments

    Adam Ferrara's birthday: His 5 funniest moments

    Adam Ferrara celebrates his birthday on Feb. 2, and AXS is celebrating the birth of the funniest comedian in the business by rounding up his five funniest moments. From his stand-up performances to his years co-hosting History's "Top Gear", no one has made us laugh more and gone farther out on a...
  • Musical comedian Stephen Lynch announces run of Florida performances

    Musical comedian Stephen Lynch announces run of Florida performances

    Musical comedian Stephen Lynch is known by his fans as an artist with the innate ability to fuse music, comedy and improv into a live concert experience all in one. His success spans across both television and theater with two hit specials on Comedy Central and a starring role in “The Wedding Singer...
  • Watch: Fred Armisen surrounds himself with fellow drummers in new Netflix comedy special

    Watch: Fred Armisen surrounds himself with fellow drummers in new Netflix comedy special

    What’s the last thing the drummer said before being kicked out of the band? “Hey guys, let’s play one of my songs!” Okay that’s not quite what the drummer said (maybe), but the timeless musical joke is certainly fitting to comedian/part-time musician Fred Armisen, as the “Portlandia” actor is set to...
  • The 'Two Amigos,' Steve Martin and Martin Short, ride into Red Rocks in 2018

    The 'Two Amigos,' Steve Martin and Martin Short, ride into Red Rocks in 2018

    The classic comedy pairing of Steve Martin and Martin Short-- two-thirds of the legendary “Three Amigos”--are headed to Red Rocks Amphitheatre on Aug. 6 for an evening dubbed “An Evening You Will Forget for the Rest of Your Life” in characteristic self-deprecating humor. The “Two Amigos” will also...
  • Popular podcast 'Stuff You Should Know' bringing their live show to the Gothic

    Popular podcast 'Stuff You Should Know' bringing their live show to the Gothic

    Podcast listeners already know "Stuff You Should Know" and now you can too. On Thursday, June 28, "Stuff You Should Know" hosts Josh Clark and Chuck Bryant will be bringing their live show to the Gothic Theatre in Englewood, CO. Tickets for the show will go on sale this Friday, Feb. 2, grab yours...
  • Kevin Hart announces extensive 2018 Irresponsible Tour

    Kevin Hart announces extensive 2018 Irresponsible Tour

    On Jan. 29, superstar standup comic Kevin Hart announced via Twitter that he plans to launch an extensive date tour beginning in Feb. 2018. The 100+ date Irresponsible Tour will include stops in Minneapolis, Baltimore, Atlanta, St. Louis, Chicago, Indianapolis, Cincinnati and Bakersfield, Calif.’s...
  • Dylan Moran announces additional 2018 US tour dates

    Dylan Moran announces additional 2018 US tour dates

    Cantankerous comedian Dylan Moran has announced extra dates for his Grumbling Mustard Tour, including a stop at San Francisco's Regency Ballroom that comedy fans can get tickets for now through AXS. Moran kicked off the Grumbling Mustard Tour last fall, and has added ten new West Coast shows that...
  • Comedian Anthony Jeselnik announces 2018 Funny Games tour

    Comedian Anthony Jeselnik announces 2018 Funny Games tour

    On Jan. 22, comedian Anthony Jeselnik announced via Twitter that he plans to launch a world tour beginning in late February. The Funny Games Tour will bring Jeselnik to venues in Milwaukee, Seattle, Atlanta, Cleveland, Pittsburgh, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Boston, St. Louis, Minneapolis...
  • Houston comedian Eddie B bringing his Teachers Only Comedy Tour to venues across the US

    Houston comedian Eddie B bringing his Teachers Only Comedy Tour to venues across the US

    On Jan. 10, Houston hailing comedian Eddie B announced via Facebook plans to bring his current Teachers Only tour to a host of venues throughout the United States. Starting later this month, the talented standup will begin performing shows in Chicago, San Francisco, Pittsburgh, Boston, Indianapolis...
  • Watch: Felipe Esparza answers fan questions ahead of his new tour

    Watch: Felipe Esparza answers fan questions ahead of his new tour

    Felipe Esparza is a funny man of the people. The comedian's humor is rooted in the everyday experiences of his life in Los Angeles and his podcast "What's Up Fool?" is an interview show that focuses not only on celebrities but ordinary people with exceptional stories to tell. AXS.com recently had...
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