Paul McCartney’s guitar string broke. He couldn’t play it anymore.
The Beatles were just starting, nobody knew them, and they were playing eight hours a day in strip clubs in Hamburg just to pay the bills.
He had no other guitar. There was a piano on the stage but he had never before played the piano. Never.... (more)
told me, “I kept getting depressed because here I was 20 years later, barely making a living at telling jokes.”
We were both sitting at the bar at Standup NY. I was so scared I was about to vomit.
It was the first time I was doing standup in over a year and Geno Bisconte was the MC. H...(more)