SEPT 8th - 13th 2020





    Don is best known as a co-host of VH1 Classic's hit heavy metal talk show series That Metal Show where legends of rock hang out to discuss their past and current projects in front of a live studio audience. Rolling Stonedubbed the program one of the 50 Best Reasons to Watch TV! He also co-hosted Beer Money, a fast paced, non traditional sports quiz show airing on SportsNet NY.

Amongst his many accomplishments Jamieson's three stand-up CD's Live & Hilarious, Hell Bent for Laughter, and Communication Breakdown on Metal Blade Records all hit the Top 20 on iTunes and Top 10 on the Billboard comedy charts. He is sponsored by Monster Energy Drinks and True Religion Clothing. 

Jamieson's is an Emmy Award-Winner for his work on HBO's Inside The NFL. Don and his long time comedy partner Jim Florentine lent their brand of humor to the popular sports show, writing producing and performing sports themed comedy sketches. 

The two have also collaborated on the hidden camera DVD and Comedy Central web series Meet The Creeps as well as a series of prank call CDs, Terrorizing Telemarketersheard regularly on the Howard Stern Show. He is also a joke writer for the country's best celebrity roaster, Lisa Lampanelli and spent many years as Andrew Dice Clay's opening act. 

Besides performing in clubs and theaters all over the country he also performs stand up at rock festivals such as Rock On The Range, Monsters of Rock Cruise and Metallica's Orion Music + More Festival where he was introduced by drummer Lars Ulrich.

Ken Krantz

Kens laid back style combines self-deprecating humor, story-telling, and his take on pop culture and current events. Ken has performed at most of the major clubs in the Tri-State area, including Gotham, The Stand, Stand Up NY, The Comedy Shoppe and The Famous Stress Factory, where he will be filming his 1-hour in April 2020!

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