Mat Alano-Martin has spent the last 11 years on the road telling jokes and sharing stories all across this fine nation of ours. He has appeared at comedy clubs, theaters, punk rock dives, redneck roadhouses, casinos, colleges, living rooms and everywhere in between. Alano-Martin’s albums “Profiled as Such” and “Blood Mouth” can be heard in regular rotation on Sirius/XM’s comedy channels and he has appeared several times on the nationally syndicated The Bob & Tom Show and once on Laughs on FOX. He has worked with such notable acts as Patton Oswalt, Tig Notaro, Maria Bamford and Marc Maron and has performed at several festivals and prominent showcases across the country and beyond including:

– 208 Comedy Festival – Boise, ID
– Altercation Comedy Festival – Austin, TX
– Beast Village Comedy Festival – Des Moines, IA
– Bird City Comedy Festival – Phoenix, AZ
– The Black Box Comedy Festival – Atlanta, GA
– Cleveland Comedy Festival – Cleveland, OH
– Cloudtop Comedy Festival – Sante Fe, NM
– Comcast’s “Look Who’s Laughing Now” – Indianapolis, IN
– Comedians You Should Know – Chicago, IL
– The Fest – Gainesville, FL
– Finger Lakes Comedy Festival – Ithaca, NY
– Fresh Out – Los Angeles, CA
– Gilda’s LaughFest – Grand Rapids, MI
– Green Gravel Comedy Festival – Iowa City, IA
– Hong Kong International Comedy Festival – Hong Kong, China
– Hopkins Comedy Festival – Hopkins, MN
– Hot Tub with Kurt and Kristen – Los Angeles, CA
– If You Build It – New York, NY
– The Indy Fringe Festival – Indianapolis, IN
– Laugh in a Box Festival – Cincinnati, OH
– Laughing Devil Comedy Festival – New York City, NY
– Laughing Skull Comedy Festival – Atlanta, GA
– Let’s Fest – Fort Wayne, IN
– Limestone Comedy Festival – Bloomington, IN
– Live From Outer Space – New York, NY
– Lookout Comedy Festival – Chattanooga, TN
– Milwaukee Comedy Festival – Milwaukee, WI
– Parlour Car – Chicago, IL
– Pittsburgh Comedy Festival – Pittsburgh, PA
– Red Clay Comedy Festival – Atlanta, GA
– Sacramento Comedy Festival – Sacramento, CA
– The World Series of Comedy – Chicago, IL

He is also the co-founder of the Limestone Comedy Festival and the host of the Strangers On This Road podcast, although he hasn’t put up a new episode in a few years so maybe former host is a better title. His jokes have also been used for the Frank and Funny greeting card line.

He has worked for Funny Business Agency, Comedy Zone, Tribble Run and at the following clubs:

– Loony Bin – Little Rock, AR
– The Grove – Rogers, AR
– Gregory’s Comedy Club – Cocoa Beach, FL
– Funny Bone – Des Moines, IA
– The Comedy Shrine – Aurora, IL
– Laugh House – Bloomington, IL
– The Laugh Factory – Chicago, IL
– The WIP Theater – Chicago, IL
– The Main Hangar – Decatur, IL
– The Comedy Attic – Bloomington, IN
– Cracker’s – Indianapolis, IN
– Morty’s Comedy Joint – Indianapolis, IN
– Wisecracker’s – Merrillville, IN
– The Drop – South Bend, IN
– Loony Bin – Wichita, KS
– The Laughing Derby – Louisville, KY
– Dr. Grin’s – Grand Rapids, MI
– Connxtions – Lansing, MI
– Joey’s Comedy Club – Livonia, MI
– Royal Comedy Theater – Hopkins, MN
– Comedy Underground – Minneapolis, MN
– Goonie’s Comedy Club – Rochester, MN
– Blue Room Comedy Club – Springfield, MO
– Laughing Gas Comedy Club – Winston-Salem, NC
– Level 2 Comedy Club – Fargo, ND
– Go Bananas – Cincinnati, OH
– Hilarities – Cleveland, OH
– Funny Bone – Columbus, OH
– Wiley’s – Dayton, OH
– Connxtions – Toledo, OH
– Laffs, Inc – Toledo, OH
– Loony Bin – Oklahoma City, OK
– 2nd Street Comedy Club – Harrisburg, PA
– Carolina Comedy Club – Myrtle Beach, SC
– Wacko Comedy Club – Sioux Falls, SD
– Vaudeville Cafe – Chattanooga, TN
– Comedy Zone – Johnson City, TN
– The Improv – Dallas, TX
– The Improv – San Antonio, TX
– Cozzy’s Comedy Club – Newport News, VA
– Joker’s Comedy Club – Richland, WA
– Comedy Club on State – Madison, WI
– The Comedy Cafe – Milwaukee, WI
– Koo Coo’s Comedy Club – Schofield, WI
– Comedy Zone – Charleston, WV

One Comment to “Bio”

  1. Loved your set at Sisyphus 4/4! I hope I get to see more of your sets soon ✌🏼👏🏼👏🏼👏🏼

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