Monthly Archives: June 2011

Volume 26: “One More Minute” Weird Al Yankovic

“Um… it’s not gonna be about food, is it?” -Kurt Cobain, asking Al about his parody of “Smells Like Teen Spirit” Widgets It’s an event I’ve celebrated for the past 20 some odd years, the release of a new album by Weird Al Yankovic, the master of musical parody. Al has defined and then […]

Vol. 25 “Pascifica” Los Straitjackets

“Los Straitjackets have been good friends to our show for years and years – even from way back in New York – and they need our help!” –Conan O’Brien Widgets Finding this song represents the end of a 15 year quest. Back in ’96 I was a big fan of Late Night with Conan […]