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Bye-Bye, Bearden – Hello, Mac & Joe!
Cap City Comedy's PUNCH! showcase goes ALL'S WELL as of … now.
"...The answer, in this case, is Mac and Joe. Mac Blake and Joe Hafkey, to be specific...."

Jan. 9, 2015 Arts Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

The Last Sure Thing
Stand-up showcase ends five-year run with new live recording
"...that cafe is about to pour its final cuppa joe, which means Sure Thing will be without a home,..."

Aug. 26, 2017 Arts Post by Robert Faires

Moontower Comedy & Oddity Fest: Local Stars on the Rise
Because nobody knows funny like ATX
"...10. Joe Hafkey This list just wouldn’t be complete without Joe..."

April 11, 2016 Chron Events Post by Samantha Johnson

Where Comedy Lives
Austin stand-ups have a complex – and it's called the Sandstone Apartments
" managed by a comedian. Ladies and gentlemen, Mr. Joe Staats...."

Nov. 25, 2011 Arts Feature by Wayne Alan Brenner

Seen / Soon: May 4
Recapping the fifth Greater Austin High School Musical Theatre Awards and anticipating the 33rd Funniest Person in Austin semi-finals
"...a handful of the semi-funniest 45 are: Brian Gaar, Joe Hafkey, Ralph Hardesty, Carina Magyar, Avery Moore, Arielle Norman,..."

May 4, 2018 Arts Column

Joke 'Stache
Danny Palumbo wins Funniest Person in Austin 2015, advances equal rights for facial hair
" duties for the stand-up showcase Jazz Cigarette from Joe Hafkey and 2013 FPIA Mac Blake, and earning international..."

May 22, 2015 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Funniest Person in Austin 2012
The comic crowned king this year had the Nazer's edge
"...bigger and bigger highs. By the time No. 11, Joe Hafkey, finished his set, the audience should have been,..."

May 18, 2012 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Austin’s Funniest People Recap 2017
The Year In Review, just as it says on the tin. You know, the tin.
"...the fifth year for the show,” says Mac Blake. “Joe Hafkey and myself were running the Jazz Cigarette show..."

Dec. 26, 2017 Arts Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

When Is Austin Comedy a Sure Thing?
Maybe on a Wednesday, definitely on a Saturday
" The Sting! at King Bee and Lashonda Lester, Joe Hafkey, Abby Rosenquist, Zac Brooks, and Derek Phelps are..."

Feb. 3, 2016 Arts Post by Spencer Beghtol

First Plates Extra Helpings: Small You Care to Eat
Chef Danny Palumbo cooks up some mighty tasty satire
" is Best-of-The-Onion-level funny. No wonder Mac Blake and Joe Hafkey chose this Palumbo (along with Aaron Brooks) to..."

Feb. 3, 2015 Food Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

Faster Than Sound: Spider House Ballroom Will Cease Live Entertainment
Longtime local venue converts to arcade bar following co-owner misconduct allegations, code violations, and artist payment delays
"...last stand-up event for the foreseeable future. Blake and Joe Hafkey established the Ballroom's locally sourced laugh scene with..."

Feb. 8, 2019 Music Column by Rachel Rascoe

A Guide to Austin Stand-Up: Podcasts
So local you don't have to leave your house
"...Dean, Freaks & Geeks with Ralphie Hardesty, Terriers with Joe Hafkey, and many more lost shows in loving, hilarious..."

March 31, 2017 Arts Feature by Carina Magyar

Moontower 5 Draws a Princess
Maya Rudolph & Gretchen Lieberum's purple reign hits Austin
"...Dismukes, Bob Khosravi, Brently Heilbron, Bryan Gutmann, Danny Palumbo, Joe Hafkey, and Martha "Baskets" Kelly...."

Feb. 9, 2016 Arts Post by Robert Faires

Kat Roast: A Beneficial Beatdown
Ramzinski's funniest friends gang up to add insult to injuries
"...the roasters. Also: Ramin Nazer, Ralphie Hardesty, Katie Pengra, Joe Hafkey, Cody Hustak, and – damn, yeah, comics have..."

May 15, 2014 Arts Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

Chris Tellez Says: "Shit's Golden!"
At his stand-up comedy showcase tonight, anyway.
"...Hustak, Zac Brooks, Lucas Molandes, Ryan Cownie, Katie Pengra, Joe Hafkey, and more...."

May 11, 2014 Arts Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

Moontower 2014, Day 1: Local Laughs
Feeling funny about Austin's Mac Blake and Brendan K. O'Grady
"...Mascot Wedding with David Jara and Jazz Cigarette with Joe Hafkey. Last, but not least, he writes and performs..."

April 23, 2014 Arts Post by Ashley Moreno

Ryan Cownie Has Up and Taken Over Avalanche Comedy
And Chris Cubas, on his way to Kansas City, swears this is a good thing
"...AC: Speaking of which. Mac Blake, Joe Hafkey – everybody loves each other in this town..."

Nov. 4, 2013 Arts Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

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