A native New Yorker currently calling Austin, Texas home, JT Habersaat has headlined and curated the Altercation Punk Comedy Tour since its inception in 2008, averaging 130+ shows per year. He is currently signed to the Grammy-winning Stand Up! Records, and his most recent one-hour comedy special 'Misanthrope' shot to #2 on the Itunes Top 200 Comedy Charts upon its release in August 2016.
JT has performed alongside numerous comedic powerhouses such as Brian Posehn, Andy Dick, Kyle Kinane, Joe Sib, Janeane Garofalo and many more, and remains one of a handful of comics ever invited to share the stage with Black Flag's Henry Rollins. Habersaat is a repeat headline performer at numerous festivals, including Punk Rock Bowling Las Vegas, Akumal Comedy Festival Mexico, Fun Fun Fun Fest Texas, The Fest Gainesville, Vans Warped Tour and Hell Yes Fest New Orleans.
His television and film roles include appearances on Comedy Central's 'Upright Citizen's Brigade', Troma's 'Toxic Avenger 4', the horror/comedy film 'Fun With Hackley: Axe Murderer' and many more. He has appeared numerous times as a guest on the Doug Stanhope Podcast as well.
JT is the author of 'The Altercation Archives', published in 2012 and currently in its 2nd printing, and will release his next novel in 2017. Habersaat also hosts the weekly TheRoadPodcast.com, which currently boasts over 30K downloads, and has guest hosted on national broadcast radio station 'Today's Comedy' as a featured comedian of the week.
"The godfather of punk comedy." - Chicago Now
"A not-to-miss rising comedy star." - New Orleans Gambit
"A cover story icon." - Austin Chronicle
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