Venue Review: Dead Comedian’s Socks

Last night I was at Dead Comedian’s Socks, ably MC’ed by Frank Cassidy. It’s downstairs at Dirty Dicks (be careful how you google that!), just by London’s Liverpool Street station. The night gets through 18 open spots of new acts or new material plus a circuit regular doing ten minutes at the end.┬áTo keep it … Continue reading

Daniel Storp and the Ambush Comedy Club

It wasn’t called the Ambush Comedy Club but it should have been. I was talking to Daniel Storp the other day – in fact he was at my Laughing Horse heat – and he told me about something that had happened to him once. He’d turned up for an open mic gig at bar somewhere. … Continue reading