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Weird Al Endures

New Yorker (blog) - 14 Jul 2014
The last time that “Weird Al” Yankovic seemed to enjoy cultural relevance as a parody artist may simply have been the last time that you were twelve years old. For me, that puts it at his album “Bad Hair Day,” from 1996, which featured the song “Amish ...
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A Very Normal Conversation with “Weird Al”

Noisey - 25 Jun 2018
With his impossibly curly brown mane, tacky button-up shirts, and wide grin that is at once both mischievous and innocent, “Weird Al” seems less of a man and more like a cartoon character come to life. But behind the zany public persona that seems like ...
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Top 10 'Weird Al' Yankovic Rock Parodies

Loudwire - 21 Jun 2018
There's never been a song parody god anywhere near the level of 'Weird Al' Yankovic. Since the mid-'70s, Yankovic and his accordion have lampooned pop culture with a fearless dedication to silliness, and his rock parodies are among his most celebrated.
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Here's a weird Alabama fact for you - 03 Jul 2018
Alabama is home to many things - kind people, quaint towns, growing cities, rolling hills and sandy white beaches. And, apparently, lots of McDonald's. Fast food restaurants can be found in every state but certain places have of the quick-serve spots ...
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Kesha, Macklemore team up and take over Nashville at concert

The Tennessean - 14 Jul 2018
At this point, Macklemore might have a stage costume collection that rivals Weird Al's. He'd disappear into the darkness, then remerge with a top hat, cane and purple suit jacket to channel Gene Wilder for his song "Willy Wonka," for example. And in ...
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Ready Player One

slantmagazine - 14 Jul 2018
The Oasis, as it's known, is a gamified parallel universe built by the late programming genius James Halliday (Mark Rylance, in a “Weird Al” Yankovic wig), who before he died inserted into it an Easter egg that, should anyone prove able to solve his ...
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Listen to “Weird Al” Yankovic Cover 77 Songs

Pitchfork - 14 Jun 2018
Weird Al” Yankovic has shared a video compiling 77 cover songs he performed on his recent tour. Among them are David Bowie's “Rebel Rebel” and “Suffragette City,” Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers' “Refugee” and “Breakdown,” Talking Heads' “Psycho ...
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Yeah, We Cried at a Weird Al Yankovic Show — So What?

Dallas Observer - 30 Apr 2018
At the Weird Al Yankovic show Friday, for perhaps the first time in music history, the entire audience stayed for the encore. Everyone. As soon as Yankovic ended his set, people stood up and clapped and whistled and cheered and hollered. “We love you ...

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