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Comedy Albums

  1. best of 2018
    The 10 Best Comedy Albums of 2018Featuring Sam Jay, Jo Firestone, Langston Kerman, Emily Heller, and more.
  2. from the archives
    Looking for Lost Monty Python Material? Look No FurtherLooking back at the group’s Hastily Cobbled Together for a Fast Buck Album.
  3. Brandon Wardell Is Releasing an ASMR Comedy Album Next MonthStandup Brandon Wardell must be extremely aware of how many views ASMR videos get on YouTube, because he’s tapping into that crinkle- and […]
  4. An Appreciation of the Button-Down Mind of Bob NewhartQuick Warning: This article spoils a minor plot point from the first episode of The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel. Reading this won’t ruin your […]
  5. Listen to a Track from Liz Miele’s Upcoming Comedy Album ‘Mind Over Melee’New York-based comedian Liz Miele has a new standup album premiering next month. Titled Mind Over Melee, the album was filmed during Miele’s […]
  6. Brett Gelman and King Cyrus King Just Released Every Episode of ‘Gelmania’ […]Now that we’re deep in the bizarre nightmare hellscape that is Trump America, Brett Gelman and Cyrus Ghahremani (AKA King Cyrus King) have made […]
  7. Maria Bamford’s New Album ‘20%’ Is Out Next WeekStandup and Lady Dynamite star Maria Bamford has a new album out next week through Comedy Central Records titled 20%. It will mark her third […]
  8. George Carlin’s Unreleased Album ‘I Kinda Like It When a Lotta People Die’ […]Fifteen years after it was recorded, a never-before-heard George Carlin album is finally getting released. Titled I Kinda Like It When a Lotta […]
  9. Rhea Butcher’s Debut Comedy Album ‘Butcher’ Is Out TodayStandup and Take My Wife costar Rhea Butcher’s debut comedy album is out today. Titled Butcher, the album was recorded in Portland and features […]
  10. Listen to Two Tracks from Wyatt Cenac’s New Album ‘Furry Dumb Fighter’Wyatt Cenac has a brand new comedy album out now. Available through A Special Thing Records, Furry Dumb Fighter was recorded live in Madison, […]
  11. Josh Gondelman’s Comedy Album ‘Physical Whisper’ Is Out on March 18thComedian, author, and Last Week Tonight writer Josh Gondelman’s second standup album is out next month. Titled Physical Whisper, the album was […]
  12. jazz it!
    H. Jon Benjamin Releasing A Jazz AlbumDropping Friday, November 27
  13. Drennon Davis and Karen Kilgariff’s Comedy Music Album ‘I Don’t Care, I […]Drennon Davis and Karen Kilgariff’s debut comedy music album is out today. Available through A Special Thing, I Don’t Care, I Like It has […]
  14. Mike O’Brien’s Sketch Comedy Album ‘Tasty Radio’ Is Out TodaySNL and Second City alum Mike O’Brien’s long in-the-works sketch comedy album is out today. Called Tasty Radio, the album features O’Brien […]
  15. Wayne Federman’s Debut Comedy Album Is Out This FridayComedian and actor Wayne Federman has collected three decades of standup recordings for his debut comedy album. Available through A Special […]
  16. Mike O’Brien Is Releasing a Sketch Comedy Album Called ‘Tasty Radio’ This […]Mike O’Brien might have officially left the SNL writing staff over the summer, but that doesn’t mean we won’t see – or in this case, hear – […]
  17. Garfunkel and Oates’s New Album ‘Secretions’ Is Now AvailableTheir IFC show might be over, but Riki Lindhome and Kate Micucci are still going strong as comedy duo Garfunkel and Oates. Their latest album […]
  18. Sheng Wang’s Debut Comedy Album Is Out TomorrowStandup, Last Comic Standing contestant, and Fresh Off the Boat writer Sheng Wang’s very first comedy album drops this weekend. Titled […]
  19. Eugene Mirman’s New 7-LP Comedy Album ‘I’m Sorry (You’re Welcome)’ Is Very […]Eugene Mirman is certainly not new to the game of selling handcrafted, one-of-a-kind products online, but his latest offering might go down as […]
  20. Taylor Negron’s First and Only Album ‘UnCabaret Presents Taylor Negron’ Is […]Comedy Dynamics is honoring actor and comedian Taylor Negron, who passed away in January, with the release of his first and only comedy album […]
  21. A Guide to the Hard-to-Find Comedy Albums of Albert BrooksA few years ago in From the Archives, we did a deep dive and examined Albert Brooks’s early short films, and reminded ourselves at how creative […]
  22. A Rare 1969 Joan Rivers Album Will Be Re-Released Next MonthA long out-of-print Joan Rivers comedy album is getting re-released next month. Titled The Next to Last Joan Rivers Album, it was recorded in […]
  23. ‘McSweeney’s’ Highlights Sarah Silverman’s Latest Album ‘We Are Miracles’“But unlike [Jack] Benny, Sarah is too often mistakenly taken at face value. Maybe because she goes to such frank and provocative places or […]
  24. Listen to the Unreleased Finale Track of David Cross’s 2004 Album ‘It’s […]David Cross was recently a guest on the Comedian’s Comedian Podcast with host Stuart Goldsmith, and after the interview Cross agreed to give […]
  25. Weird Al Ranks His Top Five Sketch and Standup Comedy AlbumsHere’s a web extra from Late Night featuring guest Weird Al Yankovic, who is given the daunting task of summing up his five favorite sketch and […]
  26. Bob Odenkirk’s New Album ‘Amateur Hour’ Is Out November 25thOver the summer it was announced that Bob Odenkirk was taping his very first comedy album Amateur Hour, which will also include rising standup […]
  27. Own the Entire Monty Python Discography with ‘Total Rubbish: The Complete […]As if their live reunion shows in London, newly released album, and delightfully entertaining cat fights weren’t enough to tide fans over, […]
  28. Rob Kutner and the Levinson Brothers’ America-Centric Comedy Music Album […]Right in time for the most American day of the year, The Daily Show’s Rob Kutner and the Levinson brothers’ new comedy music compilation album […]
  29. Kristen Schaal and Kurt Braunohler Are Releasing a Hot Tub Album Through […]In a press release today, record label Kill Rock Stars announced the release of its first comedy compilation album with Kurt Braunohler and […]
  30. Max Silvestri’s First Standup Album ‘King Piglet’ Comes Out June 10thComedian Max Silvestri announced today that he’s releasing his first-ever standup album this summer. Called King Piglet, it’s being released by […]
  31. Here’s the Music Video for Monty Python’s New Track ‘The Silly Walks Song’Monty Python is re-releasing their 1989 album Monty Python Sings this summer with five new bonus tracks, including the above ditty “The Silly […]
  32. Is Standup Comedy the New Punk Rock?Portland’s famous underground record label Kill Rock Stars is profiled in a recent article for the Portland Mercury that examines its recent […]
  33. Chris Gethard’s First Comedy Album ‘My Comedy Album’ Will Be Available […]Chris Gethard is a staple in the comedy community and has an upcoming series on Comedy Central, so it’s surprising to realize he hasn’t yet […]
  34. ‘Patrice O’Neal: Unreleased’ Is Available NowA new posthumous album from late, great standup Patrice O’Neal came out this week. Aptly titled, Unreleased, it’s a full-length album compiled […]
  35. You Can Now Pre-Order the Stand-Up Album ‘Holy Fuck’ Featuring Rory […]Since it was founded in 2009, the live comedy show Holy Fuck has become a staple of LA’s stand-up scene, and now, the show is being […]
  36. Tig Notaro Is Releasing an Expanded Version of Her Largo ‘LIVE’ SetRecord label Secretly Canadian announced today that they’re releasing an expanded CD version of Tig Notaro’s acclaimed Largo performance from […]
  37. Fun Thing to Buy of the Day: Maria Bamford’s ‘The Burning Bridges Tour’Yesterday we ran a piece on comedian Maria Bamford’s struggle with mental illness and her use of comedy to overcome it. Bamford’s 2003 debut […]
  38. The Grammys Snub Tig Notaro and a Lot of Other Great ComediansLook, the Grammys have always been sort of out of touch when it comes to comedy, often choosing safe, unchallenging stand-up albums over […]
  39. Fun Thing to Buy of the Day: ‘It’s OK to Do Stuff,’ A Comedy Album […]Longtime Daily Show and Conan writer Rob Kutner has masterminded a new comedy album called It’s OK to Do Stuff that drops today on Rooftop […]
  40. Talking with Taylor Williamson about Stand-up, His New Album, and Jokes […]Los Angeles-based stand-up Taylor Williamson has been at it for nine years now, and he just put out his first comedy album, Laughter? I Hardly […]
  41. Jimmy Fallon Will Release a Rockin’ Comedy Album Next SummerJimmy Fallon’s new album, set for release this summer, will surely be chock full o’ the songs and parodies that populated 2002’s The Bathroom […]
  42. Talking to Marc Maron about WTF, the Guests He Hasn’t Been Able to Book, […]The podcasting world is still very much in its Wild West days with a clear-cut way to monetize the medium yet to emerge, despite the glut of […]
  43. The Comedy Album is Dead! Long Live the Comedy Album!Like a lot of you, some of my earliest childhood memories involve a beat-up boom box and a shoebox filled with worn-out cassette tapes. My […]