Tag: Weird Al Yankovic

Four-Letter Words

Four-Letter Words

Sound Salvation

No need to worry about offending delicate sensibilities with this playlist. We’re not talking about profanity, so just take the title at face value.

Allan Sherman

Allan Sherman

Music Reviews
_My Son the Folk Singer My Son the Celebrity My Son the Nut For Swinging Livers Only!_ (Collector’s Choice Music). Review by Carl F Gauze.
Bill Plympton’s Dog Days

Bill Plympton’s Dog Days

Screen Reviews

Bill Plympton offers a refreshing taste of intelligent animation to those who would be infinitely entertained by drooly dog antics.

Neil Hamburger

Neil Hamburger

Interviews

S D Green peels back the tuxedo and gets an earful – about celebrities living in cardboard boxes, Carrot Top pooing into a trunk, and even a little bit about Hamburger’s new album, Neil Hamburger Sings Country Winners.

Worm Quartet

Worm Quartet

Music Reviews

Faster Than A Speeding Mullet (Flaming Mayo). Review by Lips Fresno.

Menthol

Music Reviews

Danger: Rock Science! (Hidden Agenda). Review by Ben Varkentine.

UHF

Screen Reviews

Don’t change that channel, don’t touch that dial – “Weird Al” Yankovic’s cult classic UHF has finally come to DVD! Julio Diaz picked up a copy on the way home from Spatula City…

Whitee

Music Reviews

Sapphic Delight (Smegma). Review by Bill Campbell.

Atom and His Package

Interviews

Christopher R. Weingarten gets a few words with the punk rocker most hated by his own community, the “Atom” half of Atom and His Package, Adam Goren. The Package, alas, remains unavailable for comment.

Hayseed Dixie

Music Reviews

A Hillbilly Tribute to AC/DC (Dualtone/Western Beat). Review by Julio Diaz.

Dweezil Zappa

Interviews

When you’re the guitar prodigy son of a music legend, the pressure’s on before the first note is played. How does Dweezil Zappa handle the expectations of life in the shadow of musical genius Frank? By just having fun with it! Gail Worley shoots the breeze with the strangely named scion of the Zappa family.

They Might Be Giants

Interviews

You can’t accuse They Might Be Giants of being slackers. After more than 15 years together, the already-prolific band is releasing a boatload of music, including work on Malcolm in the Middle and their first children’s album. Julio Diaz cornered John Flansburgh during a rare moment off, and got the latest on this extremely talented – and busy! – band.

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Features

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The Tale of King Crab

The Tale of King Crab

Screen Reviews

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New Music Now 008: doubleVee

New Music Now 008: doubleVee

Features

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