Weird Al Discusses The Rise of Internet
Weird Al Yankovic
Phoenix New TimesWeird Al Discusses The Rise of Internet Comedy and Why He Won't Parody BowiePhoenix New TimesThat is, until “Weird Al” Yankovic released his 14th album, Mandatory Fun. Following an eight-day music video campaign lampooning everything from Pharrell Williams to Robin Thicke to Iggy Azalea, Fun debuted at number one — a first in music history ...
Posted on 27 July 2016 | 4:14 am
'Weird Al' Yankovic Celebrates Decades of
Rock Cellar Magazine'Weird Al' Yankovic Celebrates Decades of Fun with Career ...Rock Cellar MagazineTo attend a 'Weird Al' Yankovic concert is to immerse yourself in pop culture-themed musical bliss for an hour and a half. This past weekend, the legendary ...and more »
Posted on 25 July 2016 | 2:17 pm
Live Review: Weird Al Yankovic Needs to Work
SF Weekly (blog)Live Review: Weird Al Yankovic Needs to Work on His Live Shows ...SF Weekly (blog)I wasn't entirely sure what to expect out of Weird Al Yankovic's The Mandatory World Tour when it stopped at the City National Civic in...Weird Al on fans with song ideas, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Comedy ...Oregon Daily Emeraldall 2 news articles »
Posted on 25 July 2016 | 10:20 am
Weird Al Yankovic celebrates four decades of
Los Angeles TimesWeird Al Yankovic celebrates four decades of pop music parodies at ...Los Angeles TimesExamining the long-running success of pop music's parodist in chief, Weird Al Yankovic.Weird Al Yankovic Live at Hollywood Bowl, Los Angeles | mxdwn.commxdwn.com'Weird Al' with an orchestra is simply 'Weird Al' - The Orange County ...OCRegisterall 3 news articles »
Posted on 23 July 2016 | 1:08 pm
Photo Gallery: "Weird Al" Yankovic
Bandsintown News (press release)Photo Gallery: "Weird Al" Yankovic In Austin, TX At Bass Concert HallBandsintown News (press release)The list of musicians who've had their songs parodied by Weird Al is a venerable who's who list of musical pop culture icons over the past several decades including the likes of Madonna, Michael Jackson, Coolio, Lorde, The Offspring, and more. Not even ...
Posted on 21 July 2016 | 3:14 pm
The 501st Legion rallied behind an
Weird Al Yankovic
An 8-year-old girl faced with the dark side of childhood after showing her love of Star Wars outwardly found plenty of support from a very special set of stormtroopers and “Weird Al” Yankovic himself. Layla Murphy is a big Star Wars fan. Like many ...
Posted on 23 August 2015 | 4:23 am
Weird Al’ Yankovic: a weird wonder
There is much that is strange about “Weird Al” Yankovic — his unabashed love of polka; his bug-eyed, wild-haired appearance — but perhaps the oddest thing is Yankovic’s relatively newfound status as a comedic elder statesmen, and a progenitor of ...
Posted on 21 August 2015 | 10:19 pm
A (Mostly) Complete History Of ‘Weird’
Al Yankovic, or “Weird” Al Yankovic as he likes to be called, is as culturally relevant as ever, despite the fact that he’s been making music for more than 30 years. His most recent album, Mandatory Fun, was his first to hit No. 1 on the Billboard ...
Posted on 20 August 2015 | 6:00 pm
Sound Briefs: 'Weird Al' Yankovic and
So, how does the music and comedy of "Weird Al" Yankovic translate to the live concert stage? Here is your chance to find out as the wacky wordsmith brings his classic brand of musical satire to the Sandy Amphitheater stage on Monday at 8 p.m. "Weird Al ...
Posted on 20 August 2015 | 10:19 am
Weird Al Yankovic and a giant waterslide top
Aside from a couple of fun local events, it's all music, all the time this weekend in Dallas-Fort Worth. In fact, you could park yourself solely at Gexa Energy Pavilion and be totally satisfied with the string of entertainment that's coming to the venue.
Posted on 19 August 2015 | 6:00 pm