Interview with Robin and Partridge

CB: How long have you been gigging in comedy? RP: 5 years. Whoa. CB: How would you describe your comedy? RP: We make fun of people we think are stupid, and then realise it’s us, and we are idiots. Ridiculous idiots. CB: Which comedians influence your comedy? RP: South Park, Chris Morris, The Mighty Boosh,…

Interview with The Twins Macabre

CB: How long have you been gigging in comedy? TM: We’ve performed in many different comedy and improv shows in the past, but as The Twins we have been gigging solidly for the past 2 years. In that time we’ve been really lucky to have filmed sketches for BBC3’s Live at the Electric and performed with some fantastic comedians including Nina…

Interview with Gabby Best

CB: How long have you been gigging in comedy?  GB: About two years on my tod. I was in a comedy trio for a bit before that. CB: How would you describe your comedy? GB: Multi-layered (like a tiramisu) and warm (like a crumble). And words. I love words. So loads of them. I play…

Interview with Rachel Fairburn

CB: How long have you been gigging in comedy? RF: Since late 2007. It was all a bit sporadic in the early days but after an 18 month break I have been gigging steadily since early 2012. CB: How would you describe your comedy? RF: It’s often described as dark. I think I agree with…

Interview with The Awkward Silence

CB: How long have you been gigging in comedy? Alex: Ralph formed The Awkward Silence as a troupe in 2010 with two other guys, but they’ve since disappeared and he never mentions them – hence Vyvyan and I presume them murdered. Ralph: Vyvyan and I then started in 2011, and Alex joined us in 2013. I’d been doing…

Interview with Lead Pencil

CB: How long have you been gigging in comedy? LP:As LEAD PENCIL this is our second year together (not including a snatched moment the girls had with another man in 2012, Bibby is essencially our bit on the side, then it got serious). But Dave (Bibby) claims to have had another life before as a…

Interview with Ellie White

CB: How long have you been gigging in comedy? EW: About a year and a half. CB: How would you describe your comedy?  EW: It’s character comedy, so I’m never really myself on stage unless people are throwing stuff at me then I break out of character quite quickly and just stand and cry. But…

McQueen’s Exclusive Video for Comedy Blogedy

Live Nation proudly presents: McQueen Pleasance 10 Dome, Edinburgh July 30 – August 24, 11pm “This show is mad funny! Dudes doing something crazy original, it’s going to be huge man!” DAVE CHAPPELLE “An original show that showcases immense talent and wow factor!” HUFFINGTON POST “It was like watching Jimmy Fallon and Reggie Watt’s love child bringing…

Elf Lyons’ Exclusive Video for Comedy Blogedy

Elf Lyons and PBH’s Free Fringe presents Elf Lyons: Underground Success Elf Lyons, the creator behind The Secret Comedians and Funny Women Finalist (Runner- Up) 2013 debuts her first solo hour of unconventionality and empowering comedic happiness. And it’s all about the London Underground. Mostly In her first full-length show, Elf Lyons aims to prove…

Will Franken’s Exclusive Video for Comedy Blogedy

“Will Franken is a master of delusion” Robin Williams   ★★★★Guardian ★★★★The Times ★★★★The Scotsman  Critically acclaimed, surrealistic character comedian with a myriad of personalities Will Franken returns this year to the late-night, rock & roll, filth’n’fury ethos of the Just The Tonic at The Caves at 10.40pm with another violent explosion of his kaleidoscopic,…