Runs Richmond Bar Comedy club and the Rich Gong Show both in Brighton.
Also runs various charity comedy nights around London.
He's done shows at the Brighton, Henley, Edinburgh, Colchester, Leicester, Southend Fringe festivals.
His performed in comedy clubs in NYC, Vegas, Basel, Bern, Berlin, Taiwan, HK.
Run Comedy workshops in Bern with a showcase show at the end.
Won an open mic comedy competition in Vegas.
His survived the following gong shows: Manchester Comedy Store, Frog & Bucket, Spiky Mikes gong shows.
One of his performances at the Edinburgh Festival
Joe’s jokes exploring cultural differences between India and the UK, such as the outsourcing of call centres and where Indian people in the UK can go for an authentic Indian experience.
Up in the rafters of a converted church, on a spanking hot June afternoon Joe Bains and his comedic partner had this student crowd eating out of the palms of their hands as they left the audience in fits of laughter after a twisted act of utter comedic pleasure.
Joe slid into an easy rapport with a crowd of students who may have been slightly younger than his normal clientele. Their age, however, offered them no protection to his savage tongue as his open mocking of certain individuals had the audience calling for more.