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In the Bounce House with Comedian Danny Palumbo
2015’s Funniest Person in Austin is cooking on all burners
DAILY Arts  November 18, 2015, by Wayne Alan Brenner
"...Because Danny Palumbo, winner of this year’s Funniest Person in Austin contest at Cap City Comedy Club back in May, is also a chef...."

Comedian Danny Palumbo's Hot Take on Gas Station Coffee
Lattes are not the way to this caffeine junkie's heart
Food Story  October 19, 2017, by Danny Palumbo
"...Maybe I should lighten up, try the thing. Live a little, Palumbo..."

Chef Palumbo Strikes Again
Nothing quite like a good lutefisk enchilada, n’est-ce pas?
DAILY Arts  November 7, 2017, by Wayne Alan Brenner
"...What you might wanna do, though … what you might wanna do, if you’re Danny Palumbo, is take the whole foodie “fusion” thing just far enough...."

Joke 'Stache
Danny Palumbo wins Funniest Person in Austin 2015, advances equal rights for facial hair
Arts Story  May 21, 2015, by Robert Faires
"...That was Danny Palumbo's commentary on being named the Funniest Person in Austin 2015, and his poke at the pale underbelly of our city's annual comedy competition was not lost on the crowd, which roared as it had for his stellar set of material earlier in the evening. This is, after all, a contest which has seen only five women winners over 30 years and even fewer comedians of color claim the crown..."

'Sure Thing (Live!)'
The joke's on CD as Austin comedy gets its own record label
Arts Story  August 14, 2014, by Ashley Moreno
"...In an e-mail interview, album contributor and Sure Thing regular Danny Palumbo (of the joke site Lil' Buco) discussed how he approached his set for Sure Thing (Live!): "I choose bits based off of the situation, but I try my hardest not to write things for a specific situation. Like I opened up for Big Jay Oakerson recently at Cap [City Comedy Club], and he is hilarious and dirty..."

First Plates Extra Helpings: Small You Care to Eat
Chef Danny Palumbo cooks up some mighty tasty satire
DAILY Food  February 3, 2015, by Wayne Alan Brenner
"...Fomented and formulated by Austin's own Danny Palumbo, who previously brought us the kindercore foodie hilarity of lil' buco, the Abbrev's website is Best-of-The-Onion-level funny. No wonder Mac Blake and Joe Hafkey chose this Palumbo (along with Aaron Brooks) to take over the Jazz Cigarette stage; no wonder Palumbo's weekly "Live at Coldtowne" stand-up showcase is such a popular show...."

The Q&A Hole: What’s Your Favorite Comfort Food?
Because everybody needs some gastrointestinal cosseting sometimes
DAILY Food  May 22, 2017, by Wayne Alan Brenner
"...Danny Palumbo, comedian and chef: Linguine and clams – Vongole. I actually never ate it sitting down..."

The Q&A Hole: Why Would Someone – Why Would Anyone – Vote for Trump?
With Leslie Bonnell, Arcie Cola, Lashonda Lester, Tim Doyle, and more
DAILY News  November 8, 2016, by Wayne Alan Brenner
"...Danny Palumbo, comedian: Because they're my Grandpa and they won't be around long enough to see the world end...."

Brutality Television
Why you won't be seeing Austin emo puppet band Fragile Rock on America's Got Talent
Arts Story  July 14, 2016, by Brently Heilbron
"...The next moment is frozen in time. I think Danny Palumbo, the 2015 Funniest Person in Austin winner, put his experience on AGT best..."

Aaron Brooks Has This Story
Aaron Brooks' skill at shaping bits of life into laugh-filled tales may soon put him out of a job
Arts Story  April 21, 2016
"...Since last year, the comic's fan base has grown, in large part due to a series of performances at the Spider House Ballroom. Twice a month, he and reigning Funniest Person in Austin Danny Palumbo host a show called Bounce House, which regularly attracts a parade of local stars like Jon Mendoza, Michael Malamud, and Kath Barbadoro..."

When Is Austin Comedy a Sure Thing?
Maybe on a Wednesday, definitely on a Saturday
DAILY Arts  February 3, 2016, by Spencer Beghtol and W. A. Brenner
"...The first act up was Danny Palumbo. Though his jokes’ contents varied from quitting cigarettes to internet search histories, his segues were so smooth and seamless that it was hard to notice where one joke ended and another began..."

Bye-Bye, Bearden – Hello, Mac & Joe!
Cap City Comedy's PUNCH! showcase goes ALL'S WELL as of … now.
DAILY Arts  January 9, 2015, by Wayne Alan Brenner
"...Hafkey: Jazz Cigarette isn't going anywhere. Mac and I are going to continue producing that show, but we've handed off hosting duties to two of our most trusted and hilarious scamps, Danny Palumbo and Aaron Brooks..."

A Guide to Austin Stand-Up: Podcasts
So local you don't have to leave your house
Arts Story  March 30, 2017, by Carina Magyar and Ashley Moreno
"...Co-hosted by Chris Tellez and AJ Henderson, the weekly show asks guests to come in and force the aggressively apathetic duo to care about something. Past episodes have included Pat Sirois (Trainspotting), Danny Palumbo (the Cleveland Indians), Mike Wiebe (skateboarding), and Elizabeth Spears (the left lane is for passing only)..."

Funniest Person Finals/Andy Ritchie Tribute
Before you see the new FPIA, stop by Andy's Balthazar Lounge
DAILY Arts  May 16, 2016, by Robert Faires
"...The contest finale will be just as it has been in past years: hosted by last year's winner – in this case, Danny Palumbo – with each finalist getting eight minutes to win over the crowd and the guest judges. However, one thing about contest host Cap City Comedy Club will be new..."

Moontower 5 Draws a Princess
Maya Rudolph & Gretchen Lieberum's purple reign hits Austin
DAILY Arts  February 9, 2016, by Robert Faires
"...And if you were at all concerned about Austin comics being part of the fifth Moontower, let me ease your mind. The new roster includes such local favories as Chris Cubas, Chris Trew, Matt Bearden, Lashonda Lester, Mac Blake, Maggie Maye, Matt Sadler, Brian Gaar, Kerri Lendo, Amber Bixby, Ralph Hardesty, Andrew Dismukes, Bob Khosravi, Brently Heilbron, Bryan Gutmann, Danny Palumbo, Joe Hafkey, and Martha "Baskets" Kelly...."

Satan to Host Sixth Annual Comedy Seance
The Dark Prince hosts again, promises one hell of a time
DAILY Arts  October 28, 2015, by Wayne Alan Brenner
"...How about Matt Bearden briefly ditching those KLBJ airwaves and cracking you up in person? Damn right. How about 2015's Funniest Person In Austin, Danny Palumbo, slaying you with his spectral comedy stylings? Yes! How about an entire Stygian riverboat of local comics taking the stage to channel the dearly departed in one big, creepy … uh … post-mort-a-palooza?..."

Of Course You Know 101 Ways to Use a Unicorn, Right?
Robb Pearlman and Dave Urban show you how.
DAILY Books  February 5, 2015, by Wayne Alan Brenner
"...Although it’s informed by a sharp awareness of modern culture, this 101 Ways to Use a Unicorn by Robb Pearlman and Dave Urban isn’t a particularly arch bit of satire – like Danny Palumbo’s fake foodie website Abbrev’s, say – and probably none of its gags will reduce you to tears of hilarity the way spot-on articles in The Onion sometimes can...."

The Q&A Hole Returns for Another Year
Now: What's the hardest thing about keeping New Year's resolutions?
DAILY Chronolog  January 5, 2015, by Wayne Alan Brenner
"...Danny Palumbo, Comedian: The hardest thing is remembering what the hell they are. That's why I write them down on my wall..."

Four Comedians Walk Into a Barbershop
Someone's getting clipped at the Velveeta Room tonight
DAILY Arts  February 20, 2014, by Wayne Alan Brenner
"...Danny Palumbo remains an area of ignorance for us – but we hear the man's got brains and chops and all that good professional comedy stuff...."

Moontower Wednesday
Arts Story  April 19, 2013
"...10:30pm The Closer With Godfrey Godfrey, Kurt Metzger, Danny Palumbo, the Lucas Brothers, Jared Logan. Scottish Rite Theater, 207 W..."

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