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Stand-Up w/ Tom Thakkar podcast

Stand-Up w/ Tom Thakkar

Welcome to our standup listening party! Every week, we will be featuring and discussing some of the greatest stand-up of all time, from classic bits out of Comedy Central’s library to jokes that were written the same week you hear them, hosted by Comedy Central's Tom Thakkar.

Welcome to our standup listening party! Every week, we will be featuring and discussing some of the greatest stand-up of all time, from classic bits out of Comedy Central’s library to jokes that were written the same week you hear them, hosted by Comedy Central's Tom Thakkar.

 

#70

Introducing Beyond the Scenes from the Daily Show

Daily Show correspondent Roy Wood Jr. gives listeners an inside look at The Daily Show with Trevor Noah. Hear how correspondents, writers, and producers of the Emmy-winning series use comedy to tackle a variety of complex topics and discuss where these issues stand today. On this episode, Roy is joined by Daily Show writers X Mayo and Ashton Womack for a wide-ranging and deeply personal discussion about mental health, the Black church, the Black Lives Matter protests of 2020, and more. Hear a new episode of Beyond the Scenes every Tuesday wherever you get your podcasts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices ... Read more

27 Jul 2021

41 MINS

41:40

27 Jul 2021


#69

Maria Bamford, Jim Gaffigan, Tom Thakkar, Nick Swardson

Thank's for being along for the ride. This is the farewell episode where Tom and Coach say good-bye to all the wonderful listeners who joined us week after week. Can't get enough stand-up? Check out our playlist here. Listen to more from each comic here: Maria Bamford Jim Gaffigan Tom Thakkar Nick Swardson Support your favorite comedians by streaming their albums, buying merchandise, and following them on social media. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices ... Read more

10 Dec 2020

1 HR 08 MINS

1:08:45

10 Dec 2020


#68

Matt Fulchiron, Zach Galifianakis, Lavell Crawford, Amy Silverberg

Tom, and Coach continue to deliver you the best comedy clips from the archives of Comedy Central, answer listener email, give advice about stand up, and share some REALLY BIG NEWS this week. Can't get enough stand-up? Check out our playlist here. Listen to more from each comic here: Matt Fulchiron Zach Galifianakis Lavell Crawford Amy Silverberg Support your favorite comedians by streaming their albums, buying merchandise, and following them on social media. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices ... Read more

03 Dec 2020

51 MINS

51:46

03 Dec 2020


#67

Lara Beitz, Joe Machi, Lil Rel Howery, Martha Kelly

Tom is back at it with more of the best curated selections from the best comics. This week, we take a listen to some eccentric voices, and personalities in the game, listen to fan jokes, and take on another joke detective case. We have an email! Talk to Tom at suttpod@gmail.com. Can't get enough stand-up? Check out our playlist here. Listen to more from each comic here: Lara Beitz Joe Machi Lil Rel Howery Martha Kelly Support your favorite comedians by streaming their albums, buying merchandise, and following them on social media. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices ... Read more

19 Nov 2020

45 MINS

45:06

19 Nov 2020


#66

Blair Socci, Kevin Hart, Mike Recine, Vanessa Gonzalez

Tom continues to bring the heat with great joke selections, introducing comics you might not yet know, and bringing older material from comics you should know. We spend a little time trying to understand the hate for top comedians, while sharing jokes from listeners from all over the world.  Can’t get enough stand-up? Check out our playlist here. Listen to more from each comic here: Blair Socci Kevin Hart Mike Recine Vanessa Gonzalez Support your favorite comedians by streaming their albums, buying merchandise, and following them on social media. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices ... Read more

12 Nov 2020

47 MINS

47:42

12 Nov 2020


#65

Opey Olagbaju, Bill Burr, Jackie Kashian, Casey James Salengo

Tom and Coach continue to read listener jokes, while discussing this weeks clips, and giving some much needed comedy advice to new comers.  Can’t get enough stand-up? Check out our playlist here. Listen to more from each comic here: Opey Olagbaju Bill Burr Jackie Kashian Casey James Salengo Support your favorite comedians by streaming their albums, buying merchandise, and following them on social media. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices ... Read more

05 Nov 2020

47 MINS

47:50

05 Nov 2020


#64

Mitch Hedberg, Greer Barnes, Rachel Feinstein, Martin Urbano

Happy Halloween Tom-Fooligans! This week's comedians bring Tom back to some precious memories from the Comedy Cellar. We continue to share fan jokes, and touch on some of the unwritten rules of stand up. Can’t get enough stand-up? Check out our playlist here. Listen to more from each comic here: Mitch Hedberg Greer Barnes Rachel Feinstein Martin Urbano Support your favorite comedians by streaming their albums, buying merchandise, and following them on social media. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices ... Read more

29 Oct 2020

47 MINS

47:55

29 Oct 2020


#63

Sabrina Jalees, Alex Edelman, Michael Che, Rosebud Baker

Tom has his weekend get away spoiled, but manages to still pick great clips, from some of the best comics around. Can’t get enough stand-up? Check out our playlist here. Listen to more from each comic here: Sabrina Jalees Alex Edelman Michael Che Rosebud Baker Support your favorite comedians by streaming their albums, buying merchandise, and following them on social media. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices ... Read more

22 Oct 2020

41 MINS

41:36

22 Oct 2020


#62

Solomon Georgio, Garfunkel and Oates, David O'Doherty, Megan Gailey

A special themed episode for the podcast feed this week. Usually one to shy away from comedy clips that are too similar, Tom decided to break away form tradition, and focus on some of his favorite musical comedy bits this week. Can’t get enough stand-up? Check out our playlist here. Listen to more from each comic here: Solomon Georgio Garfunkel and Oates David O'Doherty Megan Gailey Support your favorite comedians by streaming their albums, buying merchandise, and following them on social media. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices ... Read more

15 Oct 2020

50 MINS

50:12

15 Oct 2020


#61

Jena Friedman, Tom Segura, Baron Vaughn, Jessi Klein

Tom pulls off one of the greatest feats in the history of podcasting, while redefining what it means to be a Joke Detective. Never has a host displayed such dedication, and passion for his audience. Truly a must listen episode!  Can’t get enough stand-up? Check out our playlist here. Listen to more from each comic here: Jena Friedman Tom Segura Baron Vaughn Jessi Klein Support your favorite comedians by streaming their albums, buying merchandise, and following them on social media. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices ... Read more

08 Oct 2020

53 MINS

53:14

08 Oct 2020


#60

Mary Beth Barone, Demetri Martin, Donald Glover, Retta

The long awaited debut of the hot new segment, "Make Tom & Coach Laugh" is finally among us. Tom reads comedic material curated by the show's listeners, in an attempt to evaluate how funny the our fan base really is. Can’t get enough stand-up? Check out our playlist here. Listen to more from each comic here: Mary Beth Barone Demetri Martin Donald Glover Retta Support your favorite comedians by streaming their albums, buying merchandise, and following them on social media. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices ... Read more

01 Oct 2020

49 MINS

49:29

01 Oct 2020


#59

Daniel Simonsen, Greg Giraldo, Beth Stelling, Godfrey

Feel free to send in a Joke, or bit of your own to see if you can make Tom, and Coach laugh. Submit material here http://www.cc.com/stand-up-with-tom-thakkar. The podcast takes a minute to think back on the impact of Greg Giraldo's career in comedy. Remember to support your local performance venues if you can in anyway during these trying times.   Can’t get enough stand-up? Check out our playlist here. Listen to more from each comic here: Daniel Simonsen Greg Giraldo Beth Stelling Godfrey Support your favorite comedians by streaming their albums, buying merchandise, and following them on social media. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices ... Read more

24 Sep 2020

47 MINS

47:07

24 Sep 2020


#58

Rachel Sennott, Sam Jay, Sam Morril, Michael Rowland

Tom shares nightmares from the underground New York comedy scene. New Segment Alert! Now fans of the show have an opportunity to “Make Tom and Coach Laugh”. submit your comedy bit, 400 words or less, to http://www.cc.com/stand-up-with-tom-thakkar  Can’t get enough stand-up? Check out our playlist here. Listen to more from each comic here: Rachel Sennott Sam Jay Sam Morril Michael Rowland Support your favorite comedians by streaming their albums, buying merchandise, and following them on social media. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices ... Read more

17 Sep 2020

43 MINS

43:19

17 Sep 2020


#57

Cristela Alonzo, Kumail Nanjiani, Mike Yard, Anna Drezen

More great selections from comics you know, and comics you need to know. Tom addresses the rumors about NYC being dead, gets into his thoughts about crowd work, and cracks a new Joke Detective case while searching for the right name for fans of the show. Can’t get enough stand-up? Check out our playlist here. Listen to more from each comic here: Cristela Alonzo Kumail Nanjiani Mike Yard Anna Drezen Support your favorite comedians by streaming their albums, buying merchandise, and following them on social media. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices ... Read more

10 Sep 2020

47 MINS

47:58

10 Sep 2020


#56

Sonia Denis, Pete Holmes, Marc Maron, Hanna Dickinson

Tom continues to test out a new name for fans of the show. We check in with listeners from all over the globe, get our hands dirty with a new Joke Detective case, and Tom gives the audience a chance to possibly help him build a bit.  Can’t get enough stand-up? Check out our playlist here. Listen to more from each comic here: Sonia Denis Pete Holmes Marc Maron Hannah Dickinson Support your favorite comedians by streaming their albums, buying merchandise, and following them on social media. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices ... Read more

03 Sep 2020

49 MINS

49:51

03 Sep 2020


#55

Mark Normand, Deon Cole, Kyle Kinane, Jenny Zigrino

Tom tests out a bit on Coach, and shares one of his favorite sad boy comics who helped motivate him during some of his lowest moments in life.  Can’t get enough stand-up? Check out our playlist here. Listen to more from each comic here: Mark Normand Deon Cole Kyle Kinane Jenny Zigrino Support your favorite comedians by streaming their albums, buying merchandise, and following them on social media.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices ... Read more

27 Aug 2020

39 MINS

39:31

27 Aug 2020


#54

Matty Ryan, Shane Torres, Bruce Bruce, Aparna Nancherla

Tom attempts to find a new nick name for fans of the show. Distain for Guy Fieri is deeply explored, and we take a crack at a few emails. We have an email! Talk to Tom at suttpod@gmail.com. Can’t get enough stand-up? Check out our playlist here. Listen to more from each comic here: Matty Ryan Shane Torres Bruce Bruce Aparna Nancherla Support your favorite comedians by streaming their albums, buying merchandise, and following them on social media.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices ... Read more

20 Aug 2020

48 MINS

48:53

20 Aug 2020


#53

Dina Hashem, Joe List, Josh Johnson, Sarah Tollemache

Comedian Joe List joins the podcast to talk about his new comedy special, "I Hate Myself," out now on Comedy Central's Stand-Up Youtube channel. He touches on the rejection that ended his career as an author, panic attacks, and Roast Battling his wife on TV. We have an email! Talk to Tom at suttpod@gmail.com. Can’t get enough stand-up? Check out our playlist here. Listen to more from each comic here: Dina Hashem Joe List Josh Johnson Sarah Tollemache  Support your favorite comedians by streaming their albums, buying merchandise, and following them on social media.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices ... Read more

13 Aug 2020

52 MINS

52:01

13 Aug 2020


#52

Ian Lara, Adam Cayton Holland, Eugene Mirman, Logan Guntzelman

Stand Up with Tom breaks new ground with its first ever guest. Adam Cayton Holland is a seasoned stand up comic, author, and all around funny guy. He joins the podcast to celebrate his latest comedy album Semblance of Normalcy OUT NOW and available everywhere you listen to comedy albums.  Can’t get enough stand-up? Check out our playlist here. Listen to more from each comic here: Ian Lara Adam Cayton Eugene Mirman Logan Guntzelman Support your favorite comedians by streaming their albums, buying merchandise, and following them on social media. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices ... Read more

06 Aug 2020

42 MINS

42:36

06 Aug 2020


#51

Matt Bearden, David Feldman, Yamaneika Saunders

Tom introduces a brand new segment for up-and-coming comedians. There's another opportunity for you to help the podcast crack a new case, and a listener writes in again to set the record STRAIGHT! We have an email! Talk to Tom at suttpod@gmail.com. Can’t get enough stand-up? Check out our playlist here. Listen to more from each comic here: Matt Bearden David Feldman Yamaneika Saunder Taylor Tomlinson Support your favorite comedians by streaming their albums, buying merchandise, and following them on social media. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices ... Read more

30 Jul 2020

42 MINS

42:53

30 Jul 2020


#50

Esther Povitsky, Chad Daniels, Joel Kim Booster, Shalewa Sharpe

Tom unsuccessfully tries to solve a Joke Detective mystery, but the good Jr Detectives listing at home provide the support needed to crack the weeks long case. Stand up is back in NYC... kinda, Tom shares his recent experience of being on stage.  We have an email! Talk to Tom at suttpod@gmail.com. Can’t get enough stand-up? Check out our playlist here. Listen to more from each comic here: Esther Povitsky Chad Daniels Joel Kim  Shalewa Sharpe Support your favorite comedians by streaming their albums, buying merchandise, and following them on social media. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices ... Read more

23 Jul 2020

43 MINS

43:35

23 Jul 2020


#49

Andy Haynes, Brian Regan, Natasha Leggero & Jaboukie Young-White

Tom gives us a look at one of his most inspirational influences, in Brian Regan, shares a story about watching a legendary Natasha Leggero set, and solves a new Joke Detective case effortlessly. Andy Haynes, and Jaboukie Young-White are also featured on this episode.  We have an email! Talk to Tom at suttpod@gmail.com.   Can’t get enough stand-up? Check out our playlist here.   Listen to more from each comic here: Andy Haynes Brian Regan Natasha Leggero Jaboukie Young-White Support your favorite comedians by streaming their albums, buying merchandise, and following them on social media. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices ... Read more

16 Jul 2020

46 MINS

46:21

16 Jul 2020


#48

Tig Notaro, Greg Warren, Jasper Redd, Rae Sanni

Tom highlights sets from strong dynamic comedians Greg Warren and Jasper Redd, while taking a dive into listener emails. Joke Detective update, while a new unsolved joke mystery is explored.   We have an email! Talk to Tom at suttpod@gmail.com.   Can’t get enough stand-up? Check out our playlist here.   Listen to more from each comic here: Tig Notaro Greg Warren Jasper Redd Rae Sanni   Support your favorite comedians by streaming their albums, buying merchandise, and following them on social media. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices ... Read more

09 Jul 2020

50 MINS

50:06

09 Jul 2020


#47

Naomi Ekperigin, Jon Dore, Todd Barry, Pat Regan

This week, our beloved comedy scholar and joke detective, Tom, breaks down bits from Jon Dore and Todd Barry. Also in this episode, Tom opens up about meeting Todd Barry in a hospital and proceeding to humiliate himself.    We have an email! Talk to Tom at suttpod@gmail.com.   Can’t get enough stand-up? Check out our playlist here.   Listen to more from each comic here: Naomi Ekperigin Jon Dore Todd Barry Pat Regan   Support your favorite comedians by streaming their albums, buying merchandise, and following them on social media. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices ... Read more

02 Jul 2020

51 MINS

51:58

02 Jul 2020


#46

Nore Davis, Aparna Nancherla, Langston Kerman, Matthew Broussard

Tom shares stand-up from two clever and charming comics, Aparna Nancherla and Langston Kerman. Also in this episode, Tom reads a DM that inspires a new segment where he offers tips to aspiring stand-ups.   We have an email! Talk to Tom at suttpod@gmail.com.   Can’t get enough stand-up? Check out our playlist here.   Listen to more from each comic here: Nore Davis Aparna Nancherla Langston Kerman Matthew Broussard   Support your favorite comedians by streaming their albums, buying merchandise, and following them on social media. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices ... Read more

25 Jun 2020

44 MINS

44:19

25 Jun 2020


#45

Michelle Buteau, Emmy Blotnick, Dave Attell, Petey DeAbreu

This week, Tom highlights some strong sets from Emmy Blotnick and Dave Attell. Also in this episode, a discussion on network television, nipple censorship, and Tom’s questionable search history. We have an email! Talk to Tom at suttpod@gmail.com. Can’t get enough stand-up? Check out our playlist here. Listen to more from each comic here: Michelle Buteau Emmy Blotnick Dave Attell Petey DeAbreu Support your favorite comedians by streaming their albums, buying merchandise, and following them on social media.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices ... Read more

18 Jun 2020

45 MINS

45:04

18 Jun 2020


#44

Jourdain Fisher, Roy Wood Jr., Chloe Hilliard, Mia Jackson

Tom is back with clips from two sharp and incomparable comics, Roy Wood Jr. and Chloe Hilliard. Also in this episode, Tom shares some insightful words from the one and only Dave Chappelle.   We have an email! Talk to Tom at suttpod@gmail.com.   Can’t get enough stand-up? Check out our playlist here.   Listen to more from each comic here: Jourdain Fisher Roy Wood Jr. Chloe Hilliard Mia Jackson   Support your favorite comedians by streaming their albums, buying merchandise, and following them on social media.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices ... Read more

11 Jun 2020

49 MINS

49:13

11 Jun 2020


#43

Jo Firestone, Mitch Hedberg, Nate Bargatze, Jordan Temple

Tom queues up a bit from his first fan-suggested comic, the legendary Mitch Hedberg, followed by a clip from red-state Nate Bargatze. Also in this episode, an in-depth discussion on one-liners and clean comedy. We have an email! Talk to Tom at suttpod@gmail.com. Can't get enough stand-up? Check out our playlist here. Listen to more from each comic here: Jo Firestone Mitch Hedberg Nate Bargatze Jordan Temple Support your favorite comedians by streaming their albums, buying merchandise, and following them on social media. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices ... Read more

28 May 2020

56 MINS

56:31

28 May 2020


#42

Kristen Schaal, Nick Swardson, Wanda Sykes, Mekki Leeper

Tom and Coach start off strong with borderline flirtatious compliments. This week features a classic clip from Nick Swardson, who Tom and his friends once drove 5 hours to see perform. Also in this episode, Tom selects a set from Wanda Sykes and shares a story of auditioning in front of her…twice.   We have an email! Talk to Tom at suttpod@gmail.com.   Listen to more from each comic here: Kristen Schaal Nick Swardson Wanda Sykes Mekki Leeper   Support your favorite comedians by streaming their albums, buying merchandise, and following them on social media.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices ... Read more

21 May 2020

45 MINS

45:37

21 May 2020


#41

Dan Mintz, Rory Scovel, Hannibal Buress, Punkie Johnson

A quarantined Tom is really missing stand-up and Comedy Cellar chicken wings, and he fondly discusses some of his favorite bits from Rory Scovel and Hannibal Buress. Also in this episode, Tom reveals he once couldn’t imagine a life where he wasn’t in the NBA despite being repeatedly cut from his high school team.   Listen to more from each comic here: Dan Mintz Rory Scovel Hannibal Buress Punkie Johnson   Support your favorite comedians by streaming their albums, buying merchandise, and following them on social media.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices ... Read more

14 May 2020

50 MINS

50:04

14 May 2020