Venue Details

406 Star Starred
Cobb's Comedy Club
at Lombard 915 Columbus Ave San Francisco, CA 94133
415-928-4320
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Member Tips

Leon
There's a 2-drink minimum.
info Mar 23 2009 star this tip starred
Angela Gonzalez
Get there early to find good parking for sure.
info Feb 23 2013 star this tip starred
Angela Gonzalez
Order just soda or water. It 's the cheapest thing on the menu.
info Feb 23 2013 star this tip starred
Angela Gonzalez
It's a casual place. Dress nice and comfotable. :)
info Feb 23 2013 star this tip starred
Angela Gonzalez
Get there at least an hour early to get good seating.
info Feb 23 2013 star this tip starred
James
Casual
info Mar 23 2009 star this tip starred
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Reviews & Ratings

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4.7 average rating
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95 events
80 reviews
22 stars
attended Mar 22 2009

My goodness - all these positive reviews - have these people ever seen live comedy or heard GOOD music?

If you like clever comedy or have a musical ear at all, do... continued

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6 events
4 reviews
1 stars
attended Mar 22 2009

It was excellent! I wasn't sure what to expect--some mixture of comedy and music, I guessed, but the music itself was far funnier than I could have expected, and even the... continued

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77 events
33 reviews
110 stars
attended Mar 22 2009

This was a lot of fun. Great harmony and entertainment. If you appreciate silliness as much as some of us do, you should not miss it.

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Website

http://www.cobbscomedy.com/calendar.html

Description

The Blanks, who appear on the show Scrubs as “Ted’s Band,” is a quartet of friends who like to sing a cappella music. Based in Los Angeles, The Blanks perform and sing family-friendly entertainment with plenty of comedy. They sing a cappella versions of popular TV show theme songs ranging from “Charles In Charge” to “Six Million Dollar Man,” and commercial jingles like “By Mennen.” They’ve put words to songs without lyrics, such as the “Good Old Days,” the theme from The Little Rascals. The only instruments you’ll find on stage are talking toys – that’s right, four grown men who still play with action figures. Not ones to rest on their laurels nor teeter on the edge of rebellion and artistic bravado with their choice of deodorant commrcials, the Blanks wrote some original numbers that sound like songs even they might want to cover!

To tell the story of the Blanks is to tell the tale of four unique individuals that didn’t find each other through a reality show contest, Craigslist ads, social networking site searches or even the fallout of doomed bands fighting over the drummer’s red M&M’s (thus no drummer allowed). Asked individually if this was their dream gig, they might hesitate, but as a collective whole it’s pretty clear that there was some cosmic kismet at work.