Kumail Nanjiani

Kumail Nanjiani

 New York, New York, USA
BandComedyWorld

Stand combines heartfelt energy and excellent song craftmanship to deliver songs that range from loud and gritty to mellow and dramatic. Their combination of 2 very harmonic vocalists over hookie guitar lines provide a breath of fresh air in a music world full of mundane rock and puffy pop.

Biography

Kumail Nanjiani is leading the latest Chicago invasion of comedians in NYC. He's opened national theatre shows for Zack Galifianakis, Stella and Arj Barker. A native of Pakistan, he went to college in Iowa and then cut his teeth on comedy stages in Chicago, where he was one of the founding members of the Blerds collective. His Chicago comedy experience culminated with his triumphant one-man show "Unpronounceable" at the Lakeshore Theater and continued in the New York run at The Upright Citizens Brigade Theater. He recently won Best Male Stand-Up Comedian and Best One Person Show with the ECNY (Emerging Comics of NY) awards. He’s been seen on ABC’s Jimmy Kimmel Live and Comedy Central’s The Colbert Report. This summer, he can be seen at the Bonnaroo Festival, All Points West Festival and the Great American Comedy Festival.

Set List

A 60 minute set