December 18, 2018

Felicia Madison may be one of the most ambitious and driven female comedians we've seen in awhile. She's changing the game and taking names! Literally, at one of several of her monthly shows and weekly open mics. Surpassing her drive? Only her comedy, and this powerhouse has a lot to say! We got a chance to catch up with this busy lady and got some amazing insight into what she's got going on!

When did you know you wanted to do...

May 7, 2018

New York City finally got its comedy angel back- Mr. Derek Gaines, and if you’ve been listening to our advice, then surely you obliged our recommendation to keep your eyes on him. He recently announced a series of Los Angeles comedy shows during a lengthy stay in New York’s sister city, and we got a quick rundown on his time away from the greatest city in the world.

To start, big congrats on the debut of The Last OG!...

April 23, 2018

Sydnee Washington has been all over the place lately, especially after her stellar performance of Death of a Bottle Girl at The Duplex last month. From her regular shows to her purposefully vague social media life updates, we know something is brewing in the life of Ms. Washington. We checked in to see what she’s up to and when we can expect her next one-woman-show performance.

So... Life after Death of a Bottle Girl - What's i...

March 22, 2018

Just last week, comedian and (now) show producer, Edward Pokropski released a new web series called Defend Yourself where guests are interviewed in between rounds of sparring in an actual boxing ring. The show is lively, challenging, and most of all- entertaining! We got a chance to catch up with Ed and learn the inspiration and process behind this awesome new project.

Congratulations on the debut of your new web series! We're...

December 18, 2017

Less than two weeks ago, Khalid Rahmaan took the stage of Conan and made his late night television debut. We got a chance to catch up with him about his experiences leading up to, during, and after this exciting milestone!

Congratulations on making your late night debut on Conan! Your performance was nothing short of STELLAR. Before we dig into anything- how do you feel about the entire experience at this point?

Oh wow, thanks!...

December 11, 2017

LEV FER 20 is an upcoming comedy time capsule following the life of comedian, Lev Fer, each year. We got a chance to pick his brain a bit about this groundbreaking project and give our readers a little more insight into what to expect!

Firstly let us say- we are really impressed by this project you've created and excited to see it when it's released! What are some highlights we can look forward to seeing in this series? How lon...

December 4, 2017

Ian Lara is one of the hottest up and coming comedians in the industry right now and we got a chance to sit down and catch up with him about his experiences as a traveling comic and comedian overall.

How long have you been doing comedy?

I've been doing comedy for 5.5 years. I officially started doing it a week after I graduated college but the summer before my senior year, I had started doing open mics and bringer show...

October 2, 2017

Yedoye Travis is definitely a favorite here at Stellar Underground, and over the weekend, we got a chance to catch up with him about his upcoming debut album recording which is happening next week- October 14th at Relapse Theatre in Atlanta, Ga!

You were recently named a "New Face" at this year's Just For Laughs Festival. Congratulations! How does that feel? What does that mean to you?

Thanks! It feels pretty great, mostly as a...

August 24, 2017

You've probably seen his artwork floating around the internet before. After all, his posters are promoting some of the best comedians in the industry. But who is the talented man behind these amazing illustrations? His name is Brian and his business is Comedy Artwork. We got a chance to pick is his brain a little about his inspiration, his experience, and how the heck one can summon his services. Check it out...

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