Sarah Silverman Remembers Joan Rivers in Album Re-Release by the Forward

Sarah Silverman Remembers Joan Rivers in Album Re-Release

Courtesy of Stand Up! Records

April 18 is National Record Store Day. To celebrate, Stand Up! Records is rereleasing a rare and long out of print Joan Rivers album.

“The Next to Last Joan Rivers Album” was recorded in 1968 during a New York City cabaret performance. The newly remixed and remastered album also comes with an eight-page booklet including notes by comedy historian Kliph Nesteroff and photographs by Look Magazine’s John Shearer, as well as a tribute piece by Sarah Silverman.

In an essay titled “Unfinished,” one brassy lady of comedy remembers another. Here is an excerpt:

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Anne Cohen

Anne Cohen

Anne Cohen was the Forward’s deputy digital media editor. When she’s not looking for the secret Jewish history of Voodoo in New Orleans, or making lists about Ruth Bader Ginsburg , she writes for The Assimilator. She graduated from the Columbia Graduate School of Journalism with an M.S. magazine concentration in 2012.

Sarah Silverman Remembers Joan Rivers in Album Re-Release

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