Insomniac with Dave Attell (2001–2004)

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Join "tour-guide" Dave Attell as he takes a look at nightlife in different cities around the country until sunrise.

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In this late-night traveling show, "Tour guide" Dave Attell visits late night spots (including bars, strip clubs, and clubs) and talks to whoever he finds. There's no home base for the show, as Dave is shown in different locations throughout North America each week. The average "guest" to the show could be naked, cross dressing, or just completely drunk. Written by kicking222

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Due to budgetary constraints, composer/music producer Bob Golden had Dave Attell speak/sing the song's lyric for the demo recording. The network liked it so much that the demo became the final broadcast theme song with no revisions - Attell's original vocal performance remains. See more »


Dave Attell: Usually when you hear a laugh like that, it comes with a chainsaw.
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Referenced in Tosh.0: Haboob Wedding (2012) See more »

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Better than leaving your house
12 September 2001 | by See all my reviews

Dave, our tour guide, takes us to various locales and investigates the night life there. This involves things like bars, security guards, and just people on the street at night. It's better than most late night TV and a lot safer! Dave is the perfect host because he is the type of guy who can fit in with just about any crowd. Hopefully Comedy Central keeps this around for awhile... it's better than infomercials!!

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