Trendy Towne, Southern California Sick and tired of everyone telling him his writing “sounds like an Onion article,” humor writer Dixon B. Tweenerlegs committed suicide yesterday by intentionally fighting a gorilla, which, ironically, was the exact subject of an Onion parody piece in October of 2009. Sheriff’s department spokesman Steve Hannah said Tweenerlegs’ mangled, feeble […]
A list of some of our favorite songs with “lie” “lies” and “lying” in their titles.
Music Documentary “The Wrecking Crew” – Musician Porn? Watching a screening of the music documentary The Wrecking Crew is like going 15 rounds with Manny Pacquiao Juan Manuel Marquez: the HITS just keep on comin’ and comin’ and comin.’ God Only Knows! Wichita Lineman! I Got You Babe! Mr. Tambourine Man! Little Old Lady From Pasadena! MacArthur Park! Don’t Worry Baby! He’s a Rebel! These Boots are […]
Well, since we knew you were all holding your collective breaths on this one, the results are in: Seinfeld is the greatest sitcom of all time, followed closely by… The Honeymooners? Well, so says the latest (and ridiculously flawed) poll from tired old Vanity Fair, who must sit around in their New York offices listening to […]
Martha Davis strutted in heels onto the early new-wave scene in the late 1970s as part of The Motels – an intelligent, moody, yet still-catchy pop band. With her dark brunette 1940s femme-fatale style, Davis stood far apart from the squeaky, anemic, dyed-blonde lead singers of the day. (And those were just the men.) The Motels […]
In this month’s Rock Cellar Magazine – affectionately dubbed “The Ringo Issue” – all of Ringo’s All-Starr bandmates talked to us about their favorite Beatles albums, and a rather surprising number of them included 1966’s Revolver. Link HERE. Well coincidentally (or not?), just this month a brand spankin’ new Beatles book hit the shelves and […]
Photographer (and musician) Henry Diltz has taken photographs of almost every notable rock musician and band from the 1960s and 70s. His iconic style practically defined the generation of classic album cover art. And he started it all with a tossed-off junk-store camera. Rock Cellar Magazine was honored to have Henry Diltz sit down and […]
For those of you who are following the story of the stolen Rembrandt sketch “The Judgment” as closely as we are, there seem to be more questions than answers. Art world insiders and casual observers alike love a good art-heist, and are no doubt hoping for this story to explode into a sexy, cinematic blockbuster […]