W Is For Weird Al Yankovic
*Originally released October 31st 2014*
Steve and Doug are joined by animation and comic historian Kurtis Findlay to discuss the history and antics of Weird Al! The three also chat about the uphill challenge of being a comedy musician, the grace of Michael Jackson, and record labels trying to save their business by riding their prized pony.
Six Degrees From King Crimson:
Weird Al -> Ben Folds -> William Shatner -> Adrian Belew -> King Crimson
Weird Al -> Dire Straits -> Talking Heads -> Adrian Belew -> King Crimson
Music featured this week:
Amish Paradise - Bad Hair Day
Word Crimes - Mandatory Fun
Eat It - "Weird Al" Yankovic in 3-D
Welcome To The Show!
Join Steve and Doug Ferguson as they trip through the alphabet, covering bands and artists with facts, album reviews, and track recommendations for first time listeners!