Nathan Caton is a bona fide TV comic and virtually a household name. He spoke to Col Howarth ahead of a performance to close a four-night comedy showcase in the South Wales Valleys featuring a host of TV names and rising stars. For the pdf click here. For the online version click here.
Col Howarth shot some fresh Canadian breeze with the brilliant Craig Campbell who told standupforcomedy all about how his days as a rafting guide in the Canadian wilderness plus his spirit of adventure has made him one of the most sought after acts anywhere and everywhere. Click here for the .pdf and here for the online version.
Col Howarth chats to Welsh wizard Lloyd Langford ahead of the Rhondda Arts Festival in Treorchy, where he will be raising the roof at The Lion. But where did it all start? And where is it all going? And why the big face? Click here for the .pdf and here for the online version.
As the Edinburgh Fringe 2016 hurtles along, in this last of our Fringe specials Col Howarth chats with Aidan Goatley about his not one but two highly anticipated hour shows this year - The Joys of Retail and Mr Blue Sky. For the .pdf click here and for the online version click here.
Nominated for last year's Edinburgh Fringe Comedians' Choice Award for his debut show, Jordan Brookes is taking his new hour The Making Of to the fest throughout August 2016. Read this article for an insight into one of stand-up's unique voices. Click here for the .pdf and here for the online version.
In yet another Edinburgh 2016 exclusive, Robin Morgan chats to Col about his preparations for his full fest debut Robin Morgan Freeman and the effects that moving from his home town Cardiff, to that there London, has had on his stand-up career. For a .pdf click here. For the online version click here.
Archie Maddocks chats with Col Howarth about his speedy rise through the comedy ranks from his days as an actor just giving it a go, to his 2016 Edinburgh Festival debut hour Shirts vs Skins in which he looks at his perceptions of the world as seen through the eyes of someone who is mixed race. For the .pdf click here. For the online version click here!
DREW TAYLOR is THE GRAFTER - Stand Up For Comedy had a chat with one of the hardest working newer acts on the circuit. Approaching 100 gigs as he heads into year two, with an insurance-bothering mileage clocked already and with an ever-expanding portfolio of shows as a promoter, Col picked the brains of the Welsh terrier to find out what it is like to start out on today's circuit and how to prog...
Col Howarth has a comedy chat with one of the most recognisable and successful chaps in the business: double British Comedy Award winner, Royal Television Society winner and BAFTA nominee DAVE SPIKEY about the cross-roads that brought him here, meeting that Peter Kay and the forthcoming leg of his current tour Punchlines. For the pdf click here for the online version click here.
The Death Hilarious! The dark sketch-based double-act have hit the road, bringing their South Wales valleys-tinged brand of mayhem across the bridge to great reception. The boys had a chat with Col Howarth about their influences, their beginnings and their unique brand of theatrical comedy. Click here for the .pdf and click here for the online version.