Interviews

No, Comedians Aren’t Excited That Donald Trump is Running For President

No, Comedians Aren’t Excited That Donald Trump is Running For President I was asked my opinion on where or not writing jokes for Trump was easy or not. This is what I had to say: Stand-up and actor Paco Romane believes mocking bullies like Trump is important even if it gives Trump attention. “If the aim of comedy is to …

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Spinning Platters Interview with Paco Romane

The Spinning Platters Interview Paco Romane is one of the greatest Bay Area comedians. In addition to doing stand-up all around the Bay all the time, he hosts the Sup Doc Podcast with George Chen. He’s also performing at the Outside Lands Music Festival this weekend, where he has curated a set of his favorite comics to open the Barbary tent, …

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Paco Romane RETURNS to the Todd Glass Show Episode 257!

Paco Romane On The Todd Glass Show

I am BACK on The Todd Glass Show! I did the show a few weeks ago for the first time and you can hear that episode (Ep #251) here. This really is my favorite show! I love to improvise and be off-the-cuff and sing and do bits and bad impressions. If you haven’t listened to this podcast it’s part show, part …

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Todd Glass Podcast #251 with Paco Romane

Paco Romane on The Todd Glass Podcast

I was a guest on my favorite podcast! The Todd Glass Podcast and couldn’t have enjoyed it any more. So much fun. Todd is a great comedian and very very nice. Rare combination in comedy. He brings on his funny friends and they talk about whatever they want. And, of course, there are bits! Lots of bits!! Like The Todd Glass Show …

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Interviewed on Comics Life Radio KCAA FM

I did an interview on the hilarious and awesome radio show A Comic’s Life Radio. I was on April 8th with comedians Guam Felix and Nika Williams. “Nika Williams, Paco Romane, and Guam Felix we’re hilarious. Thank you everyone! Listen in to A COMIC’S LIFE RADIO every Friday from 6-8pm PST on KCAA 1050AM/106.5FM serving the Inland Empire. We’re also …

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SF Chronicle – Great Press For SF Comedy Roast Rumble!

Roast BattleSF in the SF Chonicle

From the front page of the SF Chronicle Datebook section March 11th 2016 It takes a very specific skill set to effectively and hilariously insult another human being. And that’s what local comedians showcased — or tried to — during the one-night-only Comedy Roast BattleSF on Thursday night, March 10, a joke-to-joke showdown that pitted comedians against each other to …

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INTERVIEW KGO Radio Pat Thurston with Comedian Paco Romane

Pat Thurston KGO Radio interview with Paco Romane

I was on KGO Radio for a full hour and was interviewed by KGO radio host Pat Thurston. We talk about Michigan, my comedy album Shaped Like A Thumb, Tom Waits and a whole slew of other topics. Pat brought up that comedians need to be paid more and I couldn’t agree more! Really fun interview! Listen Up!

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REVIEW + INTERVIEW: PACO ROMANE’S “SHAPED LIKE A THUMB”

Paco Romane Shaped Like A Thumb CD

REVIEW + INTERVIEW: PACO ROMANE’S “SHAPED LIKE A THUMB” Paco seems distracted. This was to be his fond farewell from San Francisco, but his ex had other plans (with her Salsa instructor). To mitigate the fear of the unknown, we naturally steel ourselves in acceptance. Whatever change gon’ come, it’s as real as it feels committed to, tangible in expectation. …

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Hoodline Interview: Meet Funnyman Paco Romane

Paco Romane Hoodline

Meet Funnyman And Upper Haight Resident Paco Romane Photos: Stephen Jackson/Hoodline Paco Romane kept getting fired from every job he had, so he took the next logical step: becoming a comedian. At least, that’s how he describes it. The truth is that since moving to the city in 1997, this longtime resident of the Haight has worked hard to develop …

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READ THIS: SF Comedian Records Debut Comedy Record

For almost a decade comedian Paco Romane has established a spot for himself in the City’s home-grown comedy club circuit. Always eager to work if he was not able to find a gig, he created one; like his show “The Romane Event.” This March 11, he will be reaching a milestone that some say is long overdue. Paco Romane will …

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