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Best bets in Marin County, April 24 through
Best bets in Marin County, April 24 through May 1, 2014Marin Independent JournalThe veteran comedian, called a genius by Jay Leno and dubbed "one of the funniest people on the planet" by "Weird Al" Yankovic, performs at 8 p.m. April 25 at 142 Throckmorton Theatre at 142 Throckmorton Ave. in Mill Valley. Tickets are $20 to $35.
Posted on 23 April 2014 | 8:02 pm
Tim Carroll turns a fine phrase as a rocking
Tim Carroll turns a fine phrase as a rocking songwriterMaryville Daily TimesDuring that time, Carroll polished his songwriting and started making a name for himself as a guy who could write wickedly funny lyrics without turning his songs into something “Weird” Al Yankovic or Ray Stevens might cut. “I think my interest in ...
Posted on 23 April 2014 | 4:05 pm
Music Reader: Elvie Thomas, KISS, Lady Gaga,
The VineMusic Reader: Elvie Thomas, KISS, Lady Gaga, Kate Bush, moreThe VineWeird Al Yankovic wishes he was as good as Tom Lehrer. Except Lehrer released three albums worth of material in the 1950s and 1960s and then retired to resume lecturering at Harvard, as you do. His reason? He says that Henry Kissinger receiving the ...
Posted on 23 April 2014 | 4:02 pm
Martin County LEADERship Alumni to host
Martin County LEADERship Alumni to host comedy show for scholarshipsTCPalmTrackman has opened for Dana Carvey, Joan Rivers and Weird Al Yankovic in arenas with crowds of up to 7,000. His pursuit of ensuring other people's happiness is still evolving, as is Brad. Despite all these major accomplishments, Brad considers his ...
Posted on 22 April 2014 | 11:11 am
House of Guitars finds its place in hall of
House of Guitars finds its place in hall of fameRochester Democrat and ChronicleSeemingly hundreds of photos of famous musicians who visited this shrine to a half-century of popular music are on the walls. Ginger Baker of Cream. John Entwistle of The Who. Weird Al Yankovic and Dr. Demento. Guitar heroes Les Paul, Chet Atkins and ...
Posted on 21 April 2014 | 5:14 pm
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Julie Klausner Talks to Billy Eichner AboutBilly Eichner is currently in the middle of the third season of Billy on the Street, and in spite of the show's insane pace, he shows no signs of slowing down (either in terms of his output or the speed of his running). This season he's already destroyed a car ... More »
Posted on 17 April 2014 | 10:45 am
Nickelodeon’s First Preschool LiteracyIn its first week live, Nickelodeon’s brand-new literacy app, Wallykazam!: Letter and Word Magic, skyrocketed to the number-one spot on the educational and kids app lists and the number-two spot on the paid app list on the iTunes App store in the U.S.
Posted on 15 April 2014 | 12:47 pm
#ICYMI on TheWrap: 10 Top Showbiz StoriesLetterman is “very excited for him,” but he's probably a little bummed that his production company, Worldwide Pants, has no stake in the show after he leaves in 2015. Some Fox executives are dismayed at the timing and tone of Simon Andreae's “Boom” and pilot “Couples Retreat.” According to CBS CEO Les Moonves, Colbert was the “only logical successor.” Here are five essential performances from ...
Posted on 12 April 2014 | 5:08 pm
Nirvana Reunites With Lorde, Joan Jett forNirvana reunited — as much as it could — to be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame on Thursday night at Brooklyn's Barclay's Center.
Posted on 11 April 2014 | 9:17 am
Quick Hits: Nirvana, Katy Perry, Madonna,Dave Grohl and Krist Novoselic sat down with Jimmy Fallon on Wednesday's Tonight Show to discuss Nirvana 's induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. In addition to reminiscing with Fallon about Kurt Cobain , they also discussed recording with Paul McCartney for Grohl's Sound City project, and "Weird Al" Yankovic 's parody of "Smells Like Teen Spirit."
Posted on 10 April 2014 | 3:08 pm
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World of Weird Al Yankovic • ViewTomorrow is a Latter Day. It doesn't matter whether you win or loose. What matters is whether or not you can spell "lose" correctly. User avatar · Big Spoon: Deliriously Dedicated: Posts: 25624: Joined: Fri Jul 22, 2005 5:44 pm ...
Posted on 8 April 2014 | 8:26 am
Weird Al Yankovic Demonstrates HowIn this video by Weird Al Yankovic, he demonstrates how his faulty hotel door chain gives anyone easy access to his room. The problem is that the door chain was mounted completely backwards, which allows the chain to ...
Posted on 31 March 2014 | 7:11 am
'LOL': Weird Al Yankovic'LOL': Weird Al Yankovic responds to rumors he was 'just ousted as President of Ukraine'. Posted at 12:27 pm on ... Just heard on @CNN, @alyankovic is being removed as president in the Ukraine. Then another reporter ...
Posted on 22 February 2014 | 9:27 am
NCS Reuben Awards Speakers Announced |Clicky to Embiggen... Roughly left to right: Tom Gammill, "Weird Al" Yankovic, Greg Evans, Eddie Pittman, Sandra Bell-Lundy, Russ Heath, Bunny Hoest.
Posted on 20 February 2014 | 12:00 am
@midnight Last Night: Scott Aukerman,by Perry Michael Simon on January 22, 2014. LogoAtMidnight Scott Aukerman, Weird Al Yankovic and Brian Posehn. Yeah, that's a great comedy lineup. And that's who played the game on last night's @midnight with Chris Hardwick on ...
Posted on 22 January 2014 | 6:00 am