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Aparna Nancherla - JFL42 Report Card

Aparna Nancherla justifies her “comedian to watch” status at JFL42

Oct 6, 2015

Tuesday, September 29 @ The Garrison. Aparna Nancherla unfurls the surreality of the modern millenial condition.

Hannibal Buress - JFL42 Report Card

JFL42 Review: Hannibal Buress plays his biggest headlining show outside his hometown

Oct 5, 2015

Saturday, October 3 @ Sony Centre. Hannibal Buress puts on a marathon set in front of a lit crowd and proves he belongs there.

Patton Oswalt - Report Card

JFL42 Review: Patton Oswalt’s brain is a thing to behold

Oct 5, 2015

Friday, October 2 @ Sony Centre. As far as stand-ups go, Patton Oswalt is a Jedi.

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It’s Gonna Be Us!: An Oral History of Blocks Recording Club

Oct 5, 2015

As the Toronto artist-owned music co-op becomes a memory, we look back on a generation’s legacy of local love and labour.

Chris Gethard JFL42 Report Card

JFL42 Review: Chris Gethard makes mental illness a laughing matter… and rightly so

Oct 2, 2015

Thursday, October 1 @ Comedy Bar. For Chris Gethard, the comedy club is a church. That's not as pretentious as it sounds.

Liner Notes - Les Mouches

LINER NOTES: The circle closes for Owen Pallett’s early-’00s band Les Mouches

Oct 1, 2015

With Orchid Tapes' reissue of 2004’s You’re Worth More to Me Than 1000 Christians, Owen Pallett provides a primer on Les Mouches, even though he thinks you won't need it.

John Hodgman JFL42 Review - Report Card

JFL42 Review: The white privilege comedy of John Hodgman

Sep 30, 2015

Tuesday, September 29 @ Queen Elizabeth Theatre. If the self-proclaimed "greatest American storyteller" wears any collar, it appears from beneath a sweater vest.