Interviews Archive

‘Skinny Sundays’ Review Featuring Interviews with Brent Morin, Jerrod Carmichael (Video)

While the rest of Los Angeles winds down before another work week, Skinny Sundays gives comedy fans a chance to end their weekend on a high note. The monthly show at the Hollywood Improv is produced by Joey DePaolo and Sam Varela and has established itself as

Meet The Comics: Miguel Dalmau, Chris Lamberth, & Dan Perlman

It’s that time again ladies and gents to Meet the Comics!  In this edition, AmericasComedy got to hang with three up and coming comics who rock the mics in New York City and are on their grind daily.  Miguel Dalmau, Chris Lamberth, and Dan Perlman keep full

Mark Normand: Relatably Edgy

Mark Normand is a hilarious comedian with a unique voice.  Literally, he has a very unique voice. Comedically as well, that old-timey tone and his innocent looking face let him get away with a lot of things other comedians can’t. He’s recently been seen on Last Comic

Kurt Metzger Wants You to Buy His Album So He Can Stop Working All The Time

Kurt Metzger is a lot of things – a curmudgeon, a Facebook provocateur, a bit of a lunatic and a brilliant stand-up. He’s co-host of the RaceWars podcast, a refreshingly honest (and funny) take on current events and hot button issues; he’s written for Inside Amy Schumer

‘Can I Kick It?’ Exclusive Backstage Interview with Al Jackson, Tone Bell, Rob Christensen (Video)

Can I Kick It? has only had two outings and has already proved to be a refreshingly creative take on the commentary style comedy show. Al Jackson, Tone Bell, and Rob Christensen took the stage at the Westside Comedy Theater in Santa Monica to show their appreciation

Jim Florentine: Fearlessy Funny

The world has become a very politically correct place.  Whether the intent was for a good reason or out of fear of those complaining, the conversation has lost its honesty.  Enter the comedian.  Even more specifically, enter Jim Florentine.  Co-host of VH1 Classic’s That Metal Show and

Andy Sandford – Beards, Bummers and Booze

Andy Sandford was one of the first New York comedians I ever met.  This was back in 2011, when he was touring with the Beards of Comedy (Andy, Joe Zimmerman, Dave Stone and TJ Young) and living in the apartment with a couch in the kitchenette he

XMEN: Days of Future Past Interviews (Video)

If you haven’t see X-MEN: Days of Future Past then you are missing out.  This was probably the best X-MEN movie of the entire series.  And I don’t want to spoil anything but Quicksilver has the best scene of the entire movie.  I got to sit down with

Why Dan St Germain is So Bad at The Good Times

Dan St Germain is a NYC-based comedian who is soon to be an Angelino, but in the meantime he has a great album called Bad at The Good Times coming out on A Special Thing Records. Dan is already a familiar face from Comedy Central’s The Half

Sam Tripoli Talks Dirty Comedy, Sports Bets and Being Yourself

Sam Tripoli’s second album, Believe in Yourself, drops on AllThingsComedy May 20th.  Sam is an LA-based comedian, who founded The Naughty Show and was one of a tiny handful of people passed immediately to the Main Room of The Comedy Store by Mitzi Shore (fun fact: Roseanne

Comedian Jessica Michelle Singleton Invades the Stage in Europe (Video)

Jessica Michelle Singleton can be seen frequently performing stand-up comedy throughout the Los Angeles area. Standing at only 4’11″ but packed full of energy, her observational wit and self-deprecating comedy on stage will leave you in tears. You can follow her at or follow her on

Interview with Nick Frost – Cuban Fury (Video)

I was invited to interview Nick Frost about his new romantic comedy Cuban Fury also starring Rashida Jones and Chris O’Dowd with some hilarious supporting roles played by Ian McShane and Kayvan Novak. Bruce Garrett (Frost) is a former child Salsa champion who rediscovers his love for Salsa as

Jen Kirkman Seems Like Fun

Jen Kirkman does it all – the Los Angeles-based stand-up frequently tours the country, she writes and appears on Chelsea Lately and After Lately, she’s the author of I Can Barely Take Care of myself, a humorous look at the child-free life, and she hosts her own

GRINGO Sketch Group, LA’s Funny Men on YouTube (Video)

GRINGO posts short comedy sketches every Monday on YouTube. The group consists of five stand-up comedians: Jeremiah Watkins, Omar Nava, Chris Edwards, Jon McCarthy, and Gil Garibaldo. Their comedy ranges from dry humor to absurd and everything in between. You can watch and subscribe to them on

Craig Gass: That’s What He Said

It is said in comedy, a comic spends the beginning of their career finding their voice.  For stand up comedian Craig Gass, it took those early years to find multiple voices.  The dynamic impressionist has been wowing audiences for years with his spot on impressions of celebrities