Famous fans

“Hicks was a cunning comedian, probably the best informed and most articulate one I’ve encountered in a quarter century of writing about entertainers. He made unacceptable ideas irresistible, and reminded viewers that the best entertainers are the unelected legislators
of their time.” John Lahr, New Yorker

“Bill Hicks – blowtorch, excavator, truthsayer, and brain specialist. He will correct your vision. Others will drive on the road he built.” Tom Waits

“Bill was right up there with Lenny Bruce and Richard Pryor. He was easily the best comic of my generation.” Brett Butler

“An inspired and inspiring truth teller, dangerous and brave and scary, all at once.”
Richard Pryor

“He was hilarious, brilliant, brave and right about everything.” Henry Rollins

“The past, present and future of stand-up comedy.” Sean Hughes

“To me and countless others, he remains an inspiration.” Bill Bailey

“For a comedian, it was like losing John Lennon.” Jay Leno

“Hicks summation of life gains greater spirituality as time goes on.” Independent on Sunday