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Moontower Review: Maria Bamford
This Moontower favorite set the Paramount abuzz
"...long been a staple topic in the comedy of Maria Bamford, a chemically unstable child of the repressive Midwest..."

April 22, 2016 Arts Post by Sean L. Malin

Moontower, Day 2: Maria Bamford
This comic's comic put Austin in a Moontower state of mind
"...Maria Bamford’s hour-long standup set at Stateside kicked off the..."

April 26, 2013 Arts Post by Russ Espinoza

Dark Yet Light
Her D in Biology notwithstanding, Maria Bamford is a genius at making dark comedy funny
"...In Maria Bamford's most recent comedy special, The Special Special Special!,..."

April 24, 2015 Arts Feature by Ashley Moreno

I Like to Watch
Maria Bamford's "life" on display in Netflix's Lady Dynamite
"...Maria Bamford’s Netflix comedy Lady Dynamite, which debuted today, starts..."

May 20, 2016 Screens Post by Jacob Clifton

Moontower, Day 3: She-Bang
Maria Bamford shone in this love-fest of female comedy
"...What can you say about Maria Bamford that hasn't been said before? The spirit animal..."

April 28, 2013 Arts Post by Amy Gentry

Moontower Review: Dr. Katz Live
Comedian patients spill all to the droll therapist in inspired session
"...character in a staged clinical setting with Dana Gould, Maria Bamford, Andy Kindler, Dom Irrera, and Emo Phillips...."

April 25, 2015 Arts Post by Russ Espinoza

Top Comics Announced for Moontower 4
Patton Oswalt, Ron White, Tim Minchin join the party in 2015
"...Oswalt. Sykes. Bamford. Maron. Minchin. Mulaney. Miller & Holmes. And the biggest,..."

Jan. 20, 2015 Arts Post by Robert Faires

Lights Come on for Third Moontower
Aziz Ansari, Kids in the Hall lead the pack of 2014 jokers
"...come April when Austin is visited by Aziz Ansari, Maria Bamford, Mike Birbiglia, Dennis Miller, JB Smoove, and, oh..."

Jan. 21, 2014 Arts Post by Robert Faires

Making Tragedy Funny Again at Moontower Comedy
Stand-ups pull punch lines out of personal traumas
"...At last year's Moontower Comedy & Oddity Festival, headliner Maria Bamford spoke openly about her struggles with suicidal thoughts,..."

April 21, 2017 Arts Feature by Sean L. Malin

Moontower Wednesday
"...the neighboring Stateside at the Paramount, Greg Fitzsimmons and Maria Bamford at Cap City Comedy Club, a live podcast..."

April 19, 2013 Arts Feature

Stand-up's Best Medicine Show
The Comedians of Comedy provide stand-up's best medicine show
"...of his Emo's appearance with tour mates Brian Posehn, Maria Bamford, Zach Galifianakis, and special guest Eugene Mirman...."

March 11, 2005 Arts Feature by Steve Birmingham

Sausage Bang
Chris Cubas and Kath Barbadoro call the shots on Moontower's all-guy and all-gal shows
"...small bar in Austin. That's awesome. Plus, you got Maria Bamford, who's maybe the top female comic? I hate..."

April 27, 2012 Arts Feature by Wayne Alan Brenner

Fusebox and Moontower Fests
Fill your weekend with experimental performance art and/or laughs
"...An Evening for the Comedy Resistance featuring David Cross, Maria Bamford, Ted Leo, and friends. And the Stateside next..."

April 20, 2018 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

An Evening With Beverly Luff Linn
This year's weirdest, most delightful rom-com
"...Plaza, Jemaine Clement, Emile Hirsch, Craig Robinson, Matt Berry, Maria Bamford, Michael D. Cohen, Zach Cherry and Sam Dissanayake...."

Oct. 19, 2018 Movie Review by Josh Kupecki

A Guide to Austin Stand-Up: Annual Events
Festivals aren't just for music and film
"...Hader) to a host of comic's comics (Dana Gould, Maria Bamford, Marc Maron, Andy Kindler) to some of the..."

March 31, 2017 Arts Feature by Wayne Alan Brenner

Get Me to the Funny: Chortle Portal
Weekly comedy showcase at UT keeps the students coming back for more
"...see the likes of Louis C.K., Paul F. Tompkins, Maria Bamford, Sarah Silverman, and others for free...."

March 9, 2016 Arts Post by Spencer Beghtol

Moontower 5 Draws a Princess
Maya Rudolph & Gretchen Lieberum's purple reign hits Austin
"...on Thursday, Feb. 11. Thu., Feb 11: Martin Short, Maria Bamford, and Anjelah Johnson present Bon Qui Qui’s Gold..."

Feb. 9, 2016 Arts Post by Robert Faires

Moontower 5: First Wave of Comics Announced
Martin Short and Kevin Smith lead the laugh makers for 2016
" April 20-23, are several fest faves: perennial headliner Maria Bamford; Jim Norton, co-host of Sirius XM's Opie with..."

Nov. 17, 2015 Arts Post by Robert Faires

Moontower Review: Unhinged
You don't have to be on Congress to strike comedy gold at Moontower
"...selling points need not be confined to Marc Maron, Maria Bamford, and wildly popular comedians of their ilk (you..."

April 25, 2015 Arts Post by Russ Espinoza

Moontower Lowdown
"...of Mike Judge's HBO series Silicon Valley, performing together; Maria Bamford, who gets three nights at the Stateside, where..."

April 17, 2015 Arts Feature

Festival Flood
A brief guide to the 13 – count 'em, 13 – arts fests coming your way in April and May
"...year's star acts: Ron White, Wanda Sykes, Patton Oswalt, Maria Bamford, John Mulaney, Marc Maron, Tim Minchin, and Jonathan..."

April 3, 2015 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Moontower 3 Schedules Its Jokers
100 comics into 10 venues into 4 days = thousands of laughs
"...7pm), Hannibal Buress (Wednesday, 9:30pm), Dennis Miller (Thursday, 7pm), Maria Bamford (Thursday, 9:30pm), Mike Birbiglia with his new show,..."

March 26, 2014 Arts Post by Robert Faires

Moontower Comedy Festival
April 28, 2013. 49 photos.
"...Maria Bamford at Stateside for the Moontower Comedy Festival on..."

April 29, 2013 Photo Gallery

Thanks for the Memories, Moontower
Here’s how to relive all the comedy and oddity
"...hitting up shows by Dana Carvey, Marc Maron, and Maria Bamford, among others, and we’ve collected all our Moontower..."

April 29, 2013 Arts Post by Kimberley Jones

Moontower, Day 3: Live Podcast of 'WTF'
In the midst of a star-studded chat session, Maron and Ian Black face off
"...the host bade farewell, comedians Jim Norton,Michael Ian Black, Maria Bamford, Todd Barry, Janeane Garofalo, and Dom Irrera had..."

April 28, 2013 Arts Post by Russ Espinoza

Moontower Extra: More Talk With Todd Barry
The rest of the 'Chronicle' interview with the deadpan comic
"...the heat of the moment. Who else is great? Maria Bamford’s great. But I would never pay to see..."

April 26, 2013 Arts Post by Russ Espinoza

Moontower, Day 2: She-Bang
For these women comics, the operative word was "comics"
"...Morgan Murphy, Emily Heller, Mary Patterson, Kerri Lendo, and Maria Bamford, will take place Friday, 8:15pm, at New York..."

April 26, 2013 Arts Post by Amy Gentry

A Flood of Funny
Moontower Comedy has released its first roster of comics
"...of acts, including several who enlivened the inaugural Moontower: Maria Bamford, Andy Kindler, Marc Maron, James Adomian, Sean Patton,..."

Jan. 22, 2013 Arts Post by Robert Faires

The Funny Doesn't Have To Be Over
‘Inside Joke’ web series goes inside Moontower Comedy Festival
"...fourth episode), and field trips with participating comics, like Maria Bamford's trip to an animal farm. (Two words: baby..."

April 29, 2012 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

Moontower Comedy and Oddity Festival
In Austin's newest festival, stand-up finally gets top billing
"...for the inaugural fest, along with empress of anxiety Maria Bamford, stand-up mage the Amazing Johnathan, and this guy..."

Feb. 3, 2012 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

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