By any standard metric, this past Saturday's Beefsteak dinner at Vibiana was a success. There were hors d'oeuvres from chefs Jason Travi, who turned out truffled eggs and bourbon shots topped with veal broth foam, and Neal Fraser, who presented crab cakes, salmon blini and plump little lamb kidneys ... More >>
At gatherings with extended family, Doug Lussenhop has a hard time explaining what he does. They might be familiar with Portlandia, the show for which he's an editor. They may have even seen Tim & Eric's Billion Dollar Movie, which he edited and co-wrote, though he prefers if they haven't, if only f ... More >>
Last year's Beefsteak dinner at Vibiana's downtown was a pretty epic affair. An ode to old-timey New York, it was boisterous, use-your-hands, all-you-can-eat steak and beer drinking party based on the famous 1939 New Yorker story by Joseph Mitchell.
Our former food critic Jonathan Gold even chroni ... More >>
Tim and Eric's new movieWatch any 11-minute episode of Adult Swim's warped, experimental sketch series Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job!, and then try to explain what Tim Heidecker and Eric Wareheim -- the show's stars and creative engine -- do for a living.
"'Comedians' never seems the ... More >>
Courtesy of 20th Century Fox Just a few weeks ago Fox Studios and the voice actors and producers of Simpsons were engaged in a financial tug-of-war that threatened the existence of the long-running animated series. If you need to remind yourself why we should celebrate the resolution (two mor ... More >>
A group of angry apocakids from the video for Foster the People's "Helena Beat" (Sony Music)As the debt ceiling languishes unraised, whole regions of the US lie under floodwaters while others dry into baked earth, and the wedding cake topper industry finds itself facing major overhauls, peopl ... More >>
Tonight, Anamanaguchi plays The Roxy with Peelander-Z and, tomorrow, the 8-bit punk band behind the music for Scott Pilgrim vs. The World: The Game will head down to Meltdown Comics, where they will appear inside the Nerdist Theater.
Right before the band left for South by Southwe ... More >>
Tearist's Yasmine Kittles co-stars in "All American Orgy," at the Downtown Indie.Tonight marks the Los Angeles theatrical debut of All American Orgy, a film close to West Coast Sound's heart not because of the titular subject matter (though kinda), but because it stars Yasmine Kittles, the ch ... More >>
"Here are the keys to good comedy: catchy song, ridiculous idea done in a unique style," said Eric Wareheim, one half of the comedy duo Tim and Eric. He said this in reference to "Petite Feet," a particularly popular bit from the series Awesome Show, Great Job! where the duo, wearing cowboy hats and ... More >>
Tim Heidecker and Eric Wareheim, of the Adult Swim series Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job!, are hitting the road. The duo's home television network just announced that Tim and Eric Awesome Tour, Great Job Chrimbus Spectacular 2010 will launch in Seattle on November 1 and conclude in Atlanta on ... More >>
You never know what to expect with Tim Heidecker and Eric Wareheim, the duo behind cult comedy Tim & Eric Awesome Show, Great Job! At Adult Swim's Comic-Con press session, Heidecker and Wareheim arrived in Blues Brothers cosplay, carrying cans marked "Terminix."
Shannon CottrellTim Heidecker and Eri ... More >>
Since Comic-Con, the buzz amongst fans of comedy team Tim Heidecker and Eric Wareheim has been that not only will their Adult Swim program Awesome Show, Great Job! return for a fifth season ("Season Cinco," says Wareheim, playing off the popularity of the fictional corporation that appears in the sh ... More >>
Eric Wareheim's foray into music video directing is marked by sequins, awkward dance moves and a few downright scary make-out sessions. One half of the team that brought you Adult Swim favorites Tom Goes to the Mayor and Tim and Eric, Awesome Show! Great Job, his style is over-the-top, perhaps even ... More >>
What's not to like about Tearist's Yasmine Kittles? She's badass, looks like the lovechild of "Rehab"-era Amy Winehouse and Polly Jean Harvey (in a good way), digs good music (Throbbing Gristle, Can, The Red Crayola, The Ronettes), does her crazy "Patti Smith meets Peaches" act at The Smell, has abs ... More >>
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Shannon CottrellTim & Eric Awesome Show, Great Job! at 4th & B, San Diego Comic-Con 2009After running on very little sleep throughout a day of squeezing between throngs of people and Storm Troopers at San Diego Convention Center for Comic-Con, ... More >>