Simon Pegg and Nick Frost's Cover of "Get Lucky" Is Pretty Great
by Bradford Evans Simon Pegg and Nick Frost stopped by a London radio station to promote their new movie The World's End and ended up laying down this incredible cover of Daft Punk's "Get Lucky." We should just replace the original with this song from now on. (via The AV Club) 0 Comments... [Read More]
Bill Hicks almost toured with Tool according to Marc Maron’s interview with Maynard James Keenan
While Marc Maron usually interviews fellow comedians or writers on his WTF podcast, he’ll also interview musicians, with Thom Yorke, Nick Cave, and Iggy Pop among those he’s had by his garage. His current podcast features Tool/Puscifer/A Perfect Circle frontman Maynard James Keenan. The ... [Read More]
Heidecker & Wood Announce Their Second Album, Out Nov. 12
by Bradford Evans Tim Heidecker's soft rock band is putting out another album. Little Record Company announced today that they're releasing the sophomore album from Heidecker & Wood, the music duo made up of the comedian and his Tim & Eric composer Davin Wood. Called Some Things Never Stay t... [Read More]
Flight of the Conchords' Bret McKenzie Is Writing a Fairy Tale Comedy Musical
by Bradford Evans Bret McKenzie, the non-sideburned half of Flight of the Conchords, is writing his first movie. The comedian/actor/musician tells Collider that he's in the early stages of writing a script for "a fairy tale comedy musical, sort of akin to Labyrinth or something like that … wi... [Read More]
Aziz Asari and the return of RAAAAAANDYYYYYY! on the new Drake track
August 1st 2013 son! Mark it! The return of RAAAAAANDYYYYYY! The Aziz Ansari rap character has been sampled for the Jimmy Brooks Amanda Bynes’ vagina murderer Drake single, “All Me”. If you are keeping tally at home, I believe Aziz has finished his rapper Bingo by collecting all th... [Read More]
Arctic Monkeys Frontman Alex Turner Says the Band Is Inspired by Louis C.K. and George Carlin
by Bradford Evans "There's this thing where Louis C.K. is talking about George Carlin, who's this famous American comedian who used to completely tear up his act at the end of every year and throw it out and write a whole new act. And in doing that you eventually run out of things to talk about. So ... [Read More]
Spotify teams with Official Comedy to curate new comedy playlist app
The Internet-based music streaming service Spotify, is bringing users something new with the partnering and launch of their Official Comedy app. Spotify is teamed up with the folks at Official Comedy to curate some comedy playlists that will suit anyone’s mood. The app features bits from comed... [Read More]
Ricky Gervais Might Make a David Brent Album
by Bradford Evans After filming a series of popular YouTube videos reprising his character David Brent from The Office under the name "Learn Guitar with David Brent," Ricky Gervais has been receiving offers to release a music album. Gervais, who was a part of the failed new wave pop duo Seona Dancin... [Read More]