Bill Burr

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One-on-one with the master of the riff

Bill Burr is a busy man. The New England native now resides in Los Angeles, so I'm hoping he's on the East Coast when I'm instructed to call promptly at 9 am EST for a 30-minute phoner to promote his return to the Newport Yachting Center (limited tix st
Breaking Burr
By CHRIS CONTI  |  July 13, 2012

14 comedy shows coming this summer

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Midsummer funnies
By PHOENIX STAFF  |  June 08, 2012

Uninformed brilliance

July 29, 9:40 am ET. Acclaimed standup comedian Bill Burr is running late for our scheduled half-hour phone interview, where we plan on talking up his upcoming appearance in Newport, along with any other topic lobbed at the red-headed, "shockingly Caucas
Bill Burr earns raves for his rants
By CHRIS CONTI  |  August 06, 2010

Dance Monkey: Bill Burr

We put a comic in the hot seat every week. This week's victim.....
Dance, monkey!
By SARA FAITH ALTERMAN  |  February 04, 2009

Bill Burr

The tirades he delivers here, always laced with self-depreciation, amount to a lovingly mean-spirited string of barbs aimed at racists, idiots, girlfriends, bikers, and well, just about everybody.
Why Do I Do This? | Comedy Central
By TED DROZDOWSKI  |  August 26, 2008

Punch lines

A tide of laughter breaks over comedian Eddie Brill as his high-speed spiel about an antic bar pick-up recounted in a string of clichés halts.
Eddie Brill and the Boston Comedy Festival
By TED DROZDOWSKI  |  October 01, 2007


Laughing allowed

When Norm Crosby says he “buried” pioneering television comedian Milton Berle, he’s being literal.
Norm Crosby comes home to the Boston Comedy Festival
By TED DROZDOWSKI  |  September 05, 2006

Going on sale: June 23, 2006

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By WILL SPITZ  |  June 20, 2006