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WATCH: David Cross Does Green-Screen Cooking Show

Posted 08.08.2012 | Comedy

For those of you who need your David Cross fix while waiting for "Arrested Development" to come back, "Comedy Bang! Bang!" brings him in for a special...

Comedy Bang Bang At Howard Theatre: HuffPost DC Top 5 For August 8

The Huffington Post | Brandon Wetherbee | Posted 08.08.2012 | DC

TOP 5 FOR WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 8 1. Comedy Bang Bang At Howard Theatre Tonight will be D.C.'s comedy nerd prom. Favorites from the podcast and televi...

WATCH: Tenacious D Rocks Out With Reggie Watts

Posted 08.07.2012 | Comedy

Last week we saw Tenacious D make make sweet music with "Weird Al" Yankovic on "Comedy Bang! Bang!" and now yet another comedy/music super group has f...

WATCH: 'Weird Al,' Tenacious D Join Forces

Posted 08.03.2012 | Comedy

For months we've been wondering when the wonderful story behind this picture of "Weird Al" Yankovic, Tenacious D and Reggie Watts would be revealed. ...

WATCH: The Secret To Getting Your Own TV Show?

Posted 08.01.2012 | Comedy

To understand how to make a TV show, you first have to know how to make babies. You can't walk until you crawl. While Comedy Bang! Bang! host Scott Au...

Negotiating the Rules of a New Medium with Comedy Bang! Bang!

Mark Lashley | Posted 09.19.2012 | TV
Mark Lashley

As most sketch, variety, and talk shows have become rigid and stale over time, CBB offers a fresh format, and even a brief peek at the show reveals how much fun the performers have with it.

Podcast Roundup: Pee-Throwing Homeless Man Edition

Ross Luippold | Posted 09.15.2012 | Comedy
Ross Luippold

What podcasts did you listen to this week? Since I asked you that the first time, dear readers, I've heard back loud and clear that there are quite literally dozens of great shows out there that I need to get to know. But first, I want to highlight a few shows that portray where comedy podcasts are, where they came from, and where they may be going.

6 Best Talk Show Moments of All Time

Scott Aukerman | Posted 08.29.2012 | Comedy
Scott Aukerman

Let's face it: I was handpicked from obscurity to become the face of television's new talk/variety show IFC's Comedy Bang! Bang! There is a lot of pressure on me. What else to do but to turn to talk shows of yore for inspiration?

Scott H. Briam, Lydia Loveless At Black Cat: HuffPost DC Top 5 For June 19

The Huffington Post | Brandon Wetherbee | Posted 06.19.2012 | DC

TOP 5 FOR TUESDAY, JUNE 19 1. Scott H. Briam, Lydia Loveless At Black Cat These Bloodshot artists make it more than OK to be a fan of country musi...

UCB Comedy Presents: Funniest UCB Videos of the Week

UCB Comedy | Posted 08.12.2012 | Comedy
UCB Comedy

2012-06-12-videopull.jpgFrom Saturday Night Live to The Daily Show to Veep to crappy webcam videos, if someone from UCB made it and it's funny, it's here.

WATCH: Amy Poehler Dances With Reggie Watts

Posted 06.12.2012 | Comedy

After getting silly with Scott Aukerman on episode two of "Comedy Bang! Bang!" on IFC, Amy Poehler stuck around for co-host Reggie Watts' companion we...

What To Watch This Week

The Huffington Post | Laura Prudom | Posted 06.11.2012 | TV

Summer is in full swing on the small screen, with a number of high-profile premieres and finales to look forward to this week. Amy Sherman-Palladi...

Maggie Furlong

Scott Aukerman & Reggie Watts Preview 'Comedy Bang! Bang!' | Maggie Furlong | Posted 06.08.2012 | TV

IFC's "Comedy Bang! Bang!" (premieres Fri., June 8, 10 p.m. ET) is based on the incredibly popular podcast from Scott Aukerman of "Mr. Show" fame (he'...

Ross Luippold

Scott Aukerman Tells Us About 'Comedy Bang! Bang!' | Ross Luippold | Posted 06.08.2012 | Comedy

After years behind the scenes in comedy, Scott Aukerman is about to transition from comedy tastemaker to television personality as the host of "Comedy...

Summer TV Equations 2012 ... 'The Choice' Equals?

The Huffington Post | Elizabeth Coleman | Posted 06.28.2012 | TV

Since it's the summer, we're not expecting you to do math with actual numbers. Welcome to TV Math 101 (Math - Numbers + TV shows= TV Math). We...

WATCH: The Only Movie Trailer In The World

Posted 08.04.2012 | Comedy

"Comedy Bang! Bang!" isn't just a podcast and a TV show, it's also a hot new Summer blockbuster starring all of your favorite comedians. Don't beli...

WATCH: Michael Cera Sings About Friends And Pie

Posted 05.31.2012 | Comedy

And by singing a song about friendship and pie to the Internet, Michael Cera has fulfilled the prophecy set forth when Michael Cera was conceived into...

WATCH: Full Episode Of IFC's 'Comedy Bang! Bang!' With Amy Poehler

Posted 06.12.2012 | Comedy

UPDATE: The preview has been removed, but you can watch Amy's episode Friday June 12 at 10:00 p.m. EST on IFC! That's right: Starting now, you can ...

WATCH: Jon Hamm Improvises Song About '70s Sitcom

Posted 05.08.2012 | Comedy

Don Draper may not "get" the Beatles, but Jon Hamm is so well-versed in retro pop culture that he can make up songs about '70s sitcoms on the spot. In...

'Between Two Ferns' Coming To TV

The Huffington Post | Christine Friar | Posted 04.23.2012 | Comedy

On Monday's "Comedy Bang Bang" podcast, Scott Aukerman announced that he'd just finished his first TV directing gig -- a 30-minute episode of "Between...

WATCH: Zach Galifianakis Imagines If Dogs Could Talk

Posted 04.20.2012 | Comedy

What if dogs could talk? Seriously, what if they could talk. It would be so funny. So funny, simply the concept causes Zach Galifianakis and Scott Auk...

Ross Luippold

Marc Maron, R. Kelly And More Coming To IFC | Ross Luippold | Posted 03.21.2012 | Comedy

Cable channel IFC officially announced its upcoming comedy programming Tuesday. The shows in the lineup, slated to debut at various points through...

SXSW Comedy Recap: Day 2

Samantha Pitchel | Posted 05.12.2012 | Comedy
Samantha Pitchel

The afternoon's live podcast recordings were amazing, and the best part is they'll be up next week for everyone else to hear/me to replay obsessively.

WATCH: 'Comedy Bang! Bang!" IFC Show Sneak Preview

The Huffington Post | Ross Luippold | Posted 03.11.2012 | Comedy

The world may finally feast its eyes on what the new "Comedy Bang! Bang!" IFC show will look like, as the channel aired a 10-minute preview of the sho...

WATCH: IFC Bets On Your Favorite Comedians

The Huffington Post | Ross Luippold | Posted 01.09.2012 | Comedy

With the announcement of two new TV shows featuring some of the most innovative yet largely untapped comedic talent in America, cable channel IFC prov...