Roast of Axl Rose!

Saturday September 13th 9pm Pilot Light Get Tix>>

New Monday Show at Pilot Light!

Matt Chadourne's QED Comedy Series has been a big hit so far, see what all the talk is about!

Seattle's Derek Sheen

Performs twice on Friday Sept 19th in Knoxville

Geoff Tate at Pilot Light

Thursday September 25th 8pm Show $5 Cover

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Shane Rhyne @shanerhyne is Knox Comedy Live's Comedian of the Month for October!

Knox Comedy Live's Comedian of the Month is Shane Rhyne.  Shane has been doing stand-up in Knoxville and beyond for just about a year.  In that time he became a regular at Side Splitters Comedy Club as a host.  He also had performed on the Comedy Booze Cruise and helped conceptualize the Scruffy City Comedy Festival.  Shane is an amazing part of our comedy scene and we are lucky to have him.  That is why Shane Rhyne is Knoxville's Comedian of the Month for October.

Follow him on twitter @shanerhyne

Monday, September 29, 2014

QED Comedy Lab Presents: Trust Fall, A Storytelling Show

Performers come in and tell a story they wouldn't normally tell anywhere else, counting on the audience to accept their story without judgement. These stories can be funny and/or poignant but but the focus is on truth and sincerity.
Admission is Pay what you Want
Trust Fall: A Storytelling Show
Monday September 29th 7:30pm
The Pilot Light
106 E. Jackson Avenue
Knoxville, Tn 37915

Thursday, September 25, 2014

Geoff Tate (WTF w/ Marc Maron/Comedy Central) Tonight at The Pilot Light (September 25th)

Geoff Tate is a touring stand-up that has been featured on Comedy Central as well as the latest season of Last Comic Standing on NBC. Geoff has shared the stage with a countless number of great comedians including Doug Stanhope. Locals Chase Dyer, J.C. Ratliff and Ian Ferguson also join Geoff on this show. $5 cover at the door.

Geoff Tate BIO:
When college doesn’t appeal to you, you can’t find a good job, and you have a hard time passing drug tests, you’re really only left with one career option, stand-up comedy. Geoff Tate discovered this life path only a few short years ago but is already making it work for him. He toured the country as part of the Comedy Central Live Presents' Mike Birbiglia's Secret Public Journal Live, he appeared at The Aspen Rooftop Comedy Festival, he's been on The Bob and Tom Show several times and appeared on Comedy Central's Live at Gotham.
Geoff Tate 7:30pm Doors 8pm Showtime 
The Pilot Light
106 E. Jackson Avenue
Knoxville, TN 37915

Wednesday, September 24, 2014

FriendlyTown!! Episode Two LIVE with special guests RICKY MOON, PRAT SINGH, and EX-GOLD

Knoxville's greatest and probably only live talk show is back and going to bring you enough peace, love, and goddamn laughtertainment to stock up for the fall. Jokes, music, conversation, and an all around good time.

Hosted by Tyler Sonnichsen and Jeff Blank with our special guests, local legend RICKY MOON! 
Also appearing, impresario of many, many things, PRAT SINGH!
Musical guests EX-GOLD to pleasantly melt your faces.

Wednesday, September 24 8:30pm
The Pilot Light
106 E. Jackson Avenue
Knoxville, TN 37915
$Pay what you'd like

* FriendlyTown will be recorded live for a Podcast, coming soon.

Monday, September 22, 2014

QED Comedy Lab Presents: Breaking the News Monday September 22nd at Pilot Light

QED Comedy Lab shows are quickly becoming a smash hit in Knoxville.  Why?  Well, you never get the same show twice!!

This week’s experiment requires comics to write and perform a brand new set based off of news events that happened in the last 24 hours. It's like you're getting your own personal late night monologue only earlier and like ten of them. You can't beat it! Hosted by Matt Chadourne
Admission is Pay What You Want/Free (but donations gladly excepted).
Breaking the News
Monday September 22nd 7:30pm
The Pilot Light
106 E. Jackson Avenue
Knoxville, TN 37915

Thursday, September 18, 2014

Derek Sheen Two Shows this Friday September 19th

Derek Sheen
The amazing Derek Sheen is returning to Knoxville for one night only on his Southern Tour. This Seattle based comic has been to Knoxville nearly half a dozen times over the last four years and has wowed crowds every time. He is a definite favorite of local comics and audiences alike. He will be doing two shows. First, this Friday at 7:30pm at Asia Cafe West. No Cover on this one, you just have to call to make reservations at (865) 688-8888. He will be joined by Grady Ray, Angela Garrone and host Matt Ward on this show. Then directly after that Derek will be performing again on the Comedy Booze Cruise. Joining Derek on that show will be Knoxville's Tyler Sonnichsen, J.C. Ratliff and Matt Chadourne along with Murfreesboro, Tennessee comic Joseph Leeper. Tickets for the comedy cruise are $10 in advance and $15 at the dock. Get your tickets here now>>

Thursday, September 11, 2014

Roast of Axl Rose Saturday Sept 13th at Pilot Light 9pm

Axl Rose recently declined to join Guns 'N Roses as they were inducted into the Rock N Roll Hall of Fame. Well, that is just enough reason for the bandana wearing rocker to get roasted! Local comics and actors will be portraying various characters all hell bent on giving that master of the rock star ego his due. Tickets are just $6 in advance or $8 at the door. Limited seating available (70) ... The last two roasts have SOLD OUT.
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