Friday, April 06, 2007
MONDAY, APRIL 9th
Tell Your Friends!
at the Lolita bar!
266 Broome St., at the corner of Allen
8:00pm - FREE!
Host: Victor Varnado - from "Late Night w/ Conan O'Brien" & "Jimmy Kimmel Live!"
Jason Trachtenberg - from the Trachtenberg Family Slideshow Players
Tony Camin - as seen on "Conan," "Kimmel," "Tough Crowd w/ Colin Quinn," and a writer/star of The Marijuanalogues
Liam McEneaney - has been on Comedy Central's "Premium Blend" and VH1's "Best Week Ever"
Andres DuBouchet - one of NYC's premeire comedians
and TYF! newcomer Sean Murphy
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I'm not the world's biggest Bill Hicks fan, but these two clips are amazing. These are from a bootleg was made at some Hicks show down South, and I've listened to the whole thing on mp3. He has a really rough show, where he starts off getting heckled. Watching. listening to him deal with the hecklers - by snapping and screaming out of control - is an education. Perhaps not an education in the best way to deal with it, but an education nonetheless. The language is extremely NSFW:
Here he deals with a heckler who won't stop screaming "Freebird!" By the way, if you're at a concert or a show and you keep creaming "Freebird!" you should know that it really isn't funny. It stopped being funny about ten minutes after that Lynyrd Skynyrd album was released:
And here he deals with a woman who felt the need to tell him she didn't appreciate his act: