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Jo Firestone talks new comedy LP, the return of her podcast, Will Butler & more in BV interview

In the year since Jo Firestone last hosted her fantastically silly podcast Dr. Gameshow, she has accomplished what most comedians aspire to -- a spot on the Just For Laughs New Faces showcase, a writing position on The Tonight Show, and an upcoming Comedy Central half hour special...

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New Yorker Fest 2017 lineup: Laura Marling, Seth Meyers, Chelsea Manning & more

The New Yorker Festival holds its 2017 edition on October 6 - 8 in various venues around NYC, and includes talks, movie screenings, live music performances and more.

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‘Simpsons’ producers say fired composer Alf Clausen will “continue to have an ongoing role”

After news that Alf Clausen, composer for The Simpsons, had been fired after 27 years, word comes that the long-running series will be keeping him on in some capacity...

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Clausen wrote the music for "Who Needs the Qwickie Mart?" and other 'Simpsons' songs.
Clausen wrote the music for "Who Needs the Qwickie Mart?" and other 'Simpsons' songs.
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‘Simpsons’ composer Alf Clausen fired after 27 years on the show

Clausen has composed the music for almost all the episodes of The Simpsons, including many of the show's most-loved songs.

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“All songs have a beak, an anus & a hat” – Win Butler explains his creative process

"First thing I do is I take all my clothes off and throw up all over the place," Win says.

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Dave Chappelle wrapped up his Radio City run on his birthday

Dave Chappelle celebrated his 30th anniversary as a comedian with a 16-show residency at Radio City, which wrapped up last night (8/24). The final night was a double celebration, as it was also Dave's birthday party. As announced, the guests were Ali Wong, John Mayer, and a DJ set from Lil Jon...

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Jay-Z will be the musical guest for Saturday Night Live’s season 43 premiere

SNL's 43rd season premiere is September 30 with Ryan Gosling as host.

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Def Comedy Jam 25 special w/ Chappelle, Kevin Hart & more coming to Netflix

Dave Chappelle, Martin Lawrence, Kevin Hart, Katt Williams, Cedric The Entertainer, Tracy Morgan, and many more will be featured.

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Chappelle joined by Jerry Seinfeld, Black Star, Slick Rick, Chris Tucker, A$AP Ferg & more at Radio City

The second to last night of Dave Chappelle's 16-show Radio City residency was last night (8/23), and it had some major surprise guests. The announced guests were Yasiin Bey (aka Mos Def) and Talib Kweli, who played some Black Star songs together...

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‘2 Dope Queens’ taping HBO specials @ Kings Theatre ++ other dates

Comedians Jessica Williams (The Daily Show) and Phoebe Robinson (Broad City) bringing their very popular WNYC podcast 2 Dope Queens to HBO for four one-hour specials....

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