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Features

Sunday, June 26 2011

Hail Yankovic, or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Being Weird

I have come a long way from the geeky kid that would get so upset because he was being picked on. That’s all due to Al.


Monday, June 20 2011

Everything You Know Is Wrong: An Interview with "Weird Al" Yankovic

He survived an inexplicable Lady Gaga controversy, and is warning us of the fiery (and hilarious) Alpocalypse at hand. The Grammy-winning comedy icon discusses everything from Rebecca Black to what would've made his Internet Leaks EP more effective, as well as the time he missed out on filling in for James Taylor on The Tonight Show.


Reviews

Wednesday, July 23 2014

"Weird Al" Yankovic: Mandatory Fun

Yankovic's release-week overexposure lead him to having his first #1 album, but the parodies prove to be way better than the originals this go-round. #Accordions


Wednesday, October 19 2011

He Performs This Way: 'Weird Al Yankovic: Live! - The Alpocalypse Tour'

"Weird Al" live is as great a concert spectacle as you will ever see. If for some reason you can't make it, this DVD will do nicely in its place.


Wednesday, January 6 2010

"Weird Al" Yankovic: The Essential "Weird Al" Yankovic

Three decades after his first accordion-assisted recordings, we're still talking about the Clown King of Pop Music and his continued influence.


Sunday, March 7 2004

"Weird Al" Yankovich: The Ultimate Video Collection [DVD]

With radio typically turning a deaf ear to novelty music, limiting the chances Al had for taking his comedy to the public, video may have simply been a back door into the minds of audiences.


Tuesday, August 12 2003

"Weird Al" Yankovic


Blogs

Friday, March 26 2010

"Weird Al" Is Punker Than You (video)

In 1983, the Circle Jerks released their third album, Golden Shower of Hits. The title track was a pastiche of AM gold by the likes of


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