SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Laugh.ly,
the first and only streaming app built from the ground-up for stand-up
comedy, today announced major new content partnerships with the world’s
leading comedy production studios and labels. These include:
Free to use and available on iOS(TM), Android® and any Web browser, Laugh.ly’s
partnerships with these leading producers and content providers will
provide free users as well as paid subscribers with direct access to
thousands of recorded stand-up routines by such renowned comedians as
Louis C.K. Amy Schumer, Kevin Hart, Lewis Black, Jim Gaffigan, Bill
Hicks, Aziz Ansari, Dave Attell, Daniel Tosh and Brian Regan, to name
only a few.
Terms of the new partnerships include distribution of past and present
content, as well as all future releases.
“We’re excited to be partnering with Laugh.ly on their new streaming
venture,” said Steve Raizes, SVP, Operations and https://www.diigo.com/user/comedianagency Strategy, Consumer
Products, Viacom Music and Entertainment Group “We’re a strong believer
in our comedy portfolio and see this as an excellent way to expand our
reach among comedy fans.”
“Comedy Dynamics is honored to be part of Laugh.ly’s
launch and we know it’s going to help make comedy exponentially better
for artists and comedy fans everywhere,” said Comedy Dynamics president
The company also announced a limited beta, available to a select group
of users who join the program on the Laugh.ly website.
Comedians For hire
in joining the beta can request access at http://laugh.ly.
When officially launched on August 10, Laugh.ly’s features will include:
Tens https://secure.gravatar.com/comedianagency1 of thousands of stand-up comedy routines from more than 400
The most extensive comedy libraries available, accessed through direct
distribution deals with the largest media publishers in comedy as well
as direct relationships with A-list comedians;
First-of-its-kind self-publishing tools providing emerging comedians a
platform to upload and publish comedy albums of their own;
An extensible technology built to offer a streaming experience unique
for spoken word.
“While Spotify http://www.alternion.com/users/agency/ and Pandora have changed the fabric of https://www.evernote.com/pub/comedianagency/comedianagency music streaming,
there is a huge untapped opportunity to deliver top-quality, stand-up
comedy content to their tens of millions of fans,” said Dave Scott,
Founder and CEO of Laugh Radio, the Silicon Valley veteran and former
comic. “These partnerships will provide comedy fans with instant access
to the most extensive comedic libraries and material from nearly every
professional comedian plus some of the top well-known and emerging
Users will initially have two primary listening options – ad-supported
listening free of charge or a premium service called “Front Row Seating”
for $3.99 per month.
Laugh.ly was created by a bunch of people who love comedy and want to
give everyone access to a good laugh. We’ve hired a lot of over-educated
developers with fancy degrees to develop one kick-ass app. It’s built
from the ground up to provide – wait for the fancy words – a mobile
on-demand platform for comedic performances. Our goal is to give you
front row seats to the best comedy in the world. You’ll not only be https://www.pinterest.com/comedianagency/ able
to hear popular comedians like Kevin Hart and Louis CK, but also funny
jokes from great emerging comedians. For more information, visit http://laugh.ly/.