01/28/2013 05:30 pm ET Updated Mar 30, 2013

The Next Wave: The Top 10 Up-and-Coming Comedians On Each Coast

It's no secret that we're in the midst of a great era in stand-up comedy, with thriving scenes in both New York and Los Angeles and tons of big cities in between experiencing a major boom and serving as homes to a lot of spectacular work. Splitsider readers are no doubt familiar with most of the established stand-ups in the country - ones who have risen up via TV appearances, podcasts, Twitter - but what about the newer names who will be popping up on everybody's radars over the next year or two?