Archive for 2012

Master Chef comes to Chicago!

Master Chef comes to Chicago!
Attention all Chicago chefs!!! Do you have what it takes to be the next Master Chef!? Fox’s hit show, Master Chef, is coming to Chicago to find the nation’s best undiscovered chef! You can audition October 20th from 10 am to 6 pm, but you cannot have been employed as a chef before. Auditions will... Read more »

Comedian Tyler Boeh releases debut CD on Itunes - Exclusive

Comedian Tyler Boeh releases debut CD on Itunes - Exclusive
Rising stand up extraordinaire Tyler Boeh recently released his debut album “Carpool Companion” on iTunes and Amazon.com. On the album you can hear Boeh cover all sorts of ground from what it was like being a ”98 pound weakling with a lazy eye” as a high school freshman, to how utterly humiliating it would be to have a Good Will... Read more »

Jim Norton returns to Chicago w/ all-star line up: Exclusive Interview

Jim Norton returns to Chicago w/ all-star line up: Exclusive Interview
Comedian and radio personality Jim Norton, best known as the third chair on the Opie and Anthony Show, brings the Anti-Social Network tour back to Chicago this Saturday at the Horseshoe Casino at 8:00 PM. This time, joining Jim will be Dave Attell who closed the show last time the tour was here (2 years ago... Read more »
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Comic Con Chicago opens with a Pow, Zoom, Blam!

Thursday afternoon at the Donald E. Sptephens Convention Center in Rosemont, Wizard World brought Comic Con to Chicago. It will be here till Sunday, but there were already plenty of celebs, great costumes, and unique exhibits to witness. I spoke to the general manager of Chicago Costume, Courtland Hickey, who was no stranger to Comic Con.... Read more »

LOLLAPALOOZA Sunday - Exclusive Photos - Florence + the Machine, Jack White & more!

Lollapalooza Saturday - celebrity sightings, Chili Peppers, Avicii, Franz Ferdinand + more!

Fans getting ready for Givers at the Google stage on Saturday
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Lollapalooza Day 1 - Exclusive Photos!

In between Young Bloods and The White Panda at Perry's stage

Artie Lange - Exclusive Interview

Artie Lange - Exclusive Interview
Many people know him from Mad TV and the Cult Classic film Dirty Work, more people know him as the ”fiiiyaa”-breathing third chair on the Howard Stern Show from 2001 – 2009, and, unfortunately, a lot of people know that he made an attempt to take his own life in early January of 2010 after years of drug and alcohol abuse.... Read more »

Sullivan and Son's Steve Byrne - Exclusive Interview

Sullivan and Son's Steve Byrne - Exclusive Interview
Actor and comedian Steve Byrne currently calls Chicago home, but grew up in Pittsburgh which is the setting for his new show Sullivan and Son, premiering on TBS tonight (2 episodes starting at 9 PM central). Byrne has two Comedy Central hour specials under his belt including “Steve Byrne’s Happy Hour” and “the Byrne Identity.” He... Read more »
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Louis C.K. talks "Louie" and stand up - Exclusive

Louis C.K. talks "Louie" and stand up - Exclusive
Louis C.K. is the comedian who makes all the other comedians think “I’m not funny enough,” and “I’m not working hard enough.” This week, Entertainment Weekly called him, “the world’s greatest comedian.” A deserving title to the man who cranks out an hour of great, edgy material every year, tours the country with it, and is on... Read more »