The Altercation Punk Comedy Tour: JT Habersaat & Junior Stopka @ SPiFFY SQUiRREL Comedy Show (The East Room) 11/2/2014

Altercation Punk Comedy Tour: JT Habersaat & Junior Stopka @ Spiffy Squirrel Comedy Show - 7:30pm Sunday 11/2/2014

The Altercation Punk Comedy Tour: JT Habersaat & Junior Stopka w/ Jay Whitecotton.
Sponsored by Doug Stanhope’s Celebrity Death Pool, Stand Up! Records, New Noise Magazine & Altercation Records.

JT HabersaatA native New Yorker currently calling Austin, Texas home, JT HABERSAAT has headlined and curated the Altercation Punk Comedy Tour since its inception in 2008.

Since then, JT has acted as direct support for comedic powerhouses such as Doug Stanhope, Brian Posehn, Andy Dick, Kyle Kinane, Joe Sib,Jeanine Garofalo and many more, and remains one of a handful of comics ever invited to share the stage with Black Flag’s Henry Rollins. Habersaat is also a consistent performer alongside many of Stanhope’s Unbookables crew, including Kristine Levine, Andy Andrist, Henry Phillips and Norm Wilkerson.

In addition, JT remains a requested support act for many bands, recently performing with such notable peers as Teenage Bottlerocket, Sloppy Seconds, The Murder Junkies, Krum Bums, The Adolescents, Lower Class Brats, Chuck Ragan, Tim Barry, M.O.D., Riverboat Gamblers, Dead To Me, Off With Their Heads and D.C. hardcore legends Scream.

JT has performed at just about every major festival, including Fun Fun Fun Fest, Hell Yes! Comedy Fest New Orleans, Akumal Comedy Festival Mexico and The Fest Gainesville. He is also one of six comics ever invited to perform on the nation-spanning Vans Warped Tour. JT has appeared on Comedy Central’s Upright Citizen’s Brigade as well as acted opposite Ron Jeremy in Troma Films’ Toxic Avenger 4: Citizen Toxie.

JT is currently signed to Grammy-winning label Stand Up! Records. His debut album Hostile Corporate Takeover was released in 2013 to much critical acclaim, boasting tri-colored vinyl and cover art courtesy of legendary Black Flag / Sonic Youth artist Raymond Pettibon.

Habersaat released his first book The Altercation Archives in May 2012, and also contributed a chapter to Chuck Ragan’s (Hot Water Music) new literary collection The Road Most Traveled. JT’s first authored stage play ‘Starting From Scratch’ was performed at the 2013 Short Short Fringe Festival.

Most recently, JT appeared in the zombie apocalypse short 17 Minutes in Texas (winner of the ‘Best Comedy Short’ at the 2014 Houston Comedy Film Festival), co-headlined the ‘Inflammable Material’ comedy showcase at the 2014 Punk Rock Bowling Fest Las Vegas, and was tapped to headline Doug Stanhope’s ‘2014 Superbowl Comedy Kickoff’ in Bisbee, Arizona. JT started www.TheRoadPodcast.com in August 2014 as well. He loves bourbon.

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Twitter.com/JTstandup
Facebook.com/jt.habersaat
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Junior StopkaJUNIOR STOPKA is a Chicago born stand-up comedian. He has been performing, many times drunk, since 2005. His biggest compliment in comedy was when Doug Stanhope invited him to join him on his The Big Stink Comedy Tour. “Stopka looks like a retard and a retard had a baby” said Stanhope. The Chicago Tribune recommended Stopka as one of the top four comedians to watch. He has been called a comic’s comic or a creepy long haired weirdo. And he has performed in the Chicago Just For Laughs Festival for the past three years.

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Twitter.com/juniorstopka
Facebook.com/pages/Junior-Stopka/185282608181827

Jay Whitecotton The son of a schizophrenic mother and alcoholic father, JAY WHITECOTTON has survived five years of homelessness, countless bad relationships, and two shootings. A total disregard for authority has gotten him fired from many jobs, while his lack of concern about money has made him comfortably broke. He would have gone to college had his savings not been stolen by his dad so he could “start a new family”.

While none of this has led to a successful medical practice or law firm, they have greatly enabled him for Stand Up Comedy. In just a few short years Jay has managed to feature some A and B clubs nationally, as well as headline some truly awful “venues” no letter in the alphabet could fully represent. Though he’s managed to work with some of his favorite comedians including Marc Maron, Maria Bamford, and Doug Stanhope, his proudest achievement is losing a local comedy competition for bringing his own judges, a 40 person Gospel Atheist Choir, and Jesus Christ to the stage.

Jay Whitecotton’s accomplishments include winning the ‘Texas State University Stand Up Competition’, finalist in the equally non-prestigious ‘Funniest in South Texas Competition’, appeared at 2013′s FUN FUN FUN Fest and Cape Fear Comedy Festival, and performed on the majority of the unofficial SXSW showcases put on by Stand Up Records. His columns have made featured status at altweeklies.com and can be found in the Backbeat, the Vent Nation, and Weird Magazine. Also he was voted ‘Best Comedian of 2012′ by the Current’s ‘Best of San Antonio’ Poll.

Currently, Jay Whitecotton performs with the Altercation Punk Comedy Tour between writing scripts and validating his vices.

JayWhitecotton.com
Twitter.com/whitecotton
Facebook.com/jay.whitecotton.7

SPiFFY SQUiRREL is Nashville’s only truly independent, underground professional weekly alt comedy show. Featuring touring comedians from all corners of the earth, plus outstanding local regulars who are worth paying attention to. Sundays at 7:30pm at The East Room for just $5 cover. Produced and hosted by Nashville’s Chad Riden.

11/2/2014 7:30pm: JT Habersaat & Junior Stopka w/ Jay Whitecotton, Ron Placone & Chad Riden:
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7:00pm doors open
7:30pm show begins
7:31pm you’re late, dummy
9:00pm show is over

The East Room
2412 Gallatin Ave., Nashville, Tennessee 37206
615-335-3137
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TICKETS: $5 at the door or in advance online

MORE INFO:
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Flying Saucer Open Mic Nite – every Wednesday

Flying Saucer open mic nite - every Wednesday

Flying Saucer Open Mic Nite – every Wednesday

when: every Wed.
sign up: 8 pm
show: 8:15 pm
Hosted by: Chad Riden & friends
cover charge: none
smoking: no
food: yes
drinks: beer

Hundreds of beers & fantastic food have made the Flying Saucer a Nashville favorite for years. Join us for open mic stand-up comedy every Wednesday.

Flying Saucer Draught Emporium
111 10th Ave S Nashville, TN 37203
615-259-3039

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ULTIMATE COMEDY open mic at The East Room on Tuesdays

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ULTIMATE COMEDY is a fun OPEN MIC hosted by your favorite grump BRAD EDWARDS! Brad is backed up by the Ultimate Comedy house band “The Grey Grays” featuring SEAN PARROT on guitar/vocals and GARY FLETCHER on drums/vocals!

Every Tuesday. Each comic gets 4-5 minutes. Sign up is at 8PM. Show starts at 8:30. Let’s have a party-time!

The East Room
2412 Gallatin Ave., Nashville, TN 37206

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KAMIKAZE KITTEN comedy show w/ Chad Riden and friends

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KAMIKAZE KITTEN comedy show
w/ Chad Riden and friends

2nd Wednesday of every month!

UPCOMING SHOWS:

11/12/2014 8:30pm — the last one!?

NO COVER!
* FREE catnip for all kittens *

“..started out pretty weird but wound up being damn funny.” – Esquire Magazine, August 2013

A stand-up comedy showcase produced and hosted by nationally-touring East Nashville-based comic Chad Riden, featuring 10-minute sets from various comedians traveling around the country and shorter sets from some of his favorite comedy buddies from Nashville. Comics are booked in advance but there are always several shorter “bucket” spots available for anybody in the audience. The show is always loose, weird as shit, and also pretty hilarious. If you don’t go, you’re dumb and nobody will ever love you. For booking considerations, contact N’Sup.

Dino’s
411 Gallatin Ave
Nashville, TN 37206

(Facebook event)

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Bobby’s Idle Hour Comedy Night OPEN MIC – 7pm Mondays

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Bobby’s Idle Hour Comedy Night OPEN MIC

Show up and go up stand-up comedy open mic.

Every Monday starting 1/20/2014.
6:30pm signup
7pm show

Bobby’s Idle Hour Tavern
1028 16th Ave S, Nashville, TN 37212
615-726-0446
(Historic Music Row @ 16th Avenue South & Tremont)

The ONLY live music venue on Nashville’s legendary Music Row, Bobby’s Idle Hour is America’s quintessential dive bar, serving as the “official” home for several of the music industry’s die-hard veterans: hit songwriters, recording studio guns, and emerging talent.

“…the walls of this joint bleed with 30+ years of beer, cigarette smoke, and the vibrant echoes of thousands hit songs written on these very bar stools by Nashville’s top songwriters. If you want a taste of REAL MUSIC ROW HISTORY stop in Bobby’s Idle Hour and ask for Jonathan the bar keeper…”

Join us for a taste of the real Nashville…we’ll save a beer for ya!

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