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Archived Since:February 16, 2010

Blog Post Archive

Live Comedy: Week of March 23

5 hours agoHumor : Rooftop Blog

Watching videos online is great. Sharing memes is awesome. The best way to see comedy, however, is live. Here are some folks performing this weekend… if you have the opportunity, go check them out. Click the meme for their website, and check out CDs by Nore Davis, Dylan Brody, and Joe DeVito in the Rooftop […]

Stand Up Shots – March 25th

yesterdayHumor : Rooftop Blog

You know the deal…  If you like a comic, follow them, see if we have video of them on Rooftop, support them! (You can also follow all the Stand Up Shots action on Twitter)   “Comedian.” @Jim_Capie pic.twitter.com/R2LjvuWjM2 — Stand Up Comedy (@Stand_Up_Shots) December 15, 2014 Waste of space… @mariabamfoo pic.twitter.com/GGQBD3rJje — Stand Up Comedy […]

Sober Doesn’t Mean Less Stupid

last weekHumor : Rooftop Blog

In my line of work—stand up comedian—you deal with people who are drinking. As a whole, people are good, and can handle their alcohol. But every so often you run into folks who would have done society a favor by staying home and downing a case of beer from the safety of their couch. Sometimes […]

Stand Up Shots on Twitter: Jim Capie Interview

last weekHumor : Rooftop Blog

Jim Capie knew he wanted to be a stand up comedian when he was five years old. What happened at such a young age? He saw the special, Bill Cosby, Himself. After that, the seed was planted. In 5th grade, Jim wrote his first joke. He admits it “wasn’t even remotely funny.” But he knew […]

Inside the Mind of a Comedian

2 weeks agoHumor : Rooftop Blog

Months ago, my wife was listening to an interview with Jason Bateman. One question caught her ear: “Would you let your children get into acting?” She stopped what she was doing and paid full attention to the words exiting Jason’s mouth. “I wouldn’t, only because it is a profession that you can’t really help yourself in. […]

Weekly Stand Up Shots

2 weeks agoHumor : Rooftop Blog

Comedian memes have exploded in popularity over the past year, and with good reason: they’re easy to create and share, everyone loves a quick giggle, and they give comedians direct access to a wide, diverse audience. You can find them on Reddit, imgur, and on websites across the Internet. Since the Internet can be a […]

Joe DeVito Interview

3 weeks agoHumor : Rooftop Blog

By his own admission, chasing the stage wasn’t Joe’s idea. Coworkers pressured him into performing, because he was always cracking wise at the office. A former journalist and advertising writer, Joe is a comic who has appeared on The Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson and been a part of the Just for Laughs festival. […]

Davon Magwood Interview

last monthHumor : Rooftop Blog

Davon Magwood is a “Do-it-yourself” kind of comedian. Want to go on tour? Line up a tour. Want to get in front of audiences? Create those audiences. Davon doesn’t wait for the Comedy Gods to book him, he goes into cities on his own and brings his comedy straight to the people. Rooftop Comedy is […]

Top Five with Jarrod Harris

last monthHumor : Rooftop Blog

Jarrod Harris is very untraditional comic, which makes him the undeniably intriguing and fresh performer that he is. Before releasing his debut album with us, he made his appearance on the HOLY FUCK. Live Comedy. album where we put out with a track that had left an impression on this blogger even before he joined Rooftop […]

Interpretation

last monthHumor : Rooftop Blog

I’m a comedian, which means I use words for a living. I also have a degree in English Literature, which means I know how to choose those words carefully, and for maximum effect. Unfortunately, that doesn’t mean people always listen to what I’m saying. Sometimes they hear what they want to hear, or a trigger-word […]

Top Five with Jason Downs

2 months agoHumor : Rooftop Blog

Top Five is a column in which we talk to stand up comics who have released their own album about their five favorite comedy albums of all time. It’s been a while since we here at Rooftop got to welcome Jason Downs back home to San Francisco! We last got a chance to catch up […]

Protected: Top Five with Adam Newman

2 months agoHumor : Rooftop Blog

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Protected: Top Five with Joe DeVito

3 months agoHumor : Rooftop Blog

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Nore Davis Interview

3 months agoHumor : Rooftop Blog

Nore Davis is on fire. He’s been to the Just For Laughs Comedy Festival in Montreal, he’s been on Comedy Central, MTV, and Gotham Comedy Live on AXS TV. And now he’s acting, from comedy shows such as Inside Amy Schumer and Last Week Tonight, and dramatic roles like the Emmy award winning HBO series Boardwalk Empire. […]

Andi Smith Interview

3 months agoHumor : Rooftop Blog

NT: You mention on the disc and in your press release you’re a native of Wisconsin; is that where you began your comedy career. AS:   I started comedy at an open mic in St. Louis in 2000. Wisconsin provided a lot of the material though so maybe the answer is yes. Sort of. NT: […]

Protected: Top Five With Davon Magwood

3 months agoHumor : Rooftop Blog

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Protected: Top Five with Nore Davis

3 months agoHumor : Rooftop Blog

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Dylan Brody Interview

5 months agoHumor : Rooftop Blog

Dylan Broody has been in the comedy game for decades. So long, in fact, he had fans in legends such as Robin Williams and George Carlin.  To promote his first release on the Rooftop label, Nathan Timmel shot an email of questions Dylan’s way, and the answers are absolutely worth reading…   NT: So where […]

It’s OK to Talk to Animals (and Other Letters from Dad)

5 months agoHumor : Rooftop Blog

After selling tens of copies of my first book, I had at least three people ask, “When is the next one coming out?” Three years and two months later, boom: new book. Here’s the back cover description: First steps, first word, first time pooping in the bathtub… as a stand-up comedian, Nathan Timmel missed numerous […]

MIKE BRODY’S TOP 5 COMEDY ALBUMS

6 months agoHumor : Rooftop Blog

Everyone has a friend like Mike Brody.  He’s the buddy that manages to stay cool under pressure, despite a clumsy manner and instinctive sense of humor that keeps everyone around him in stitches.  They may not always be around when you need them most, but like all great humorist they’re always right on time.  Mike […]

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