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Tim Heidecker “Leaked” Katy Perry’s Super Bowl Song

Last January, Nick Kroll/Tom Scharpling associate Jon Daly gave us the brilliant Red Hot Chili Peppers parody "Abracadabralifornia" days before the Peppers played the Super Bowl halftime show (or at least pretended to play). Now a different comedian, Tim Heidecker of Tim & Eric, has taken the piss out of this year's Super… More »

By: Chris DeVille / January 26, 2015

Dinosaur Jr. – “Watch The Corners” Video (Feat. Tim Heidecker)

Dinosaur Jr. go the Funny Or Die route for their new video for "Watch The Corners." The band themselves only show up in digitally blurred cameo form. Instead, we see the story of a teenage girl who works at a supermarket and falls in with a bad boy who turns everything he touches into… More »

By: Tom Breihan / August 21, 2012

Tim Heidecker – “Bob Dylan’s ‘Titanic'”

As you may know, Tim Heidecker (of Tim & Eric Awesome Show, Great Job! fame) sometimes dabbles in soft rock. Without much further ado, here's Heidecker about his latest, epic project: Recently, I read that Bob Dylan’s new album Tempest will feature a 14 minute song about the Titanic. So I wrote this song… More »

By: Corban Goble / July 24, 2012

Nick Lowe – “Sensitive Man” Video (Feat. Wilco, Tim Heidecker, Robyn Hitchcock, Marc Maron)

Acerbic British great Nick Lowe hasn't made a music video in 18 years, but now here's a star-studded, slightly ridiculous one for his song "Sensitive Man." Director Scott Jacobson's clip stars comedian and podcaster Marc Maron as a reluctant attendee at a self-help lesson taught by Tim Heidecker. Wilco and Robyn Hitchcock also make… More »

By: Tom Breihan / March 1, 2012

Watch James Murphy in The Comedy

Rick Alverson's The Comedy is a film about bored, aging hipsters and the film, which stars Tim Heidecker and Eric Wareheim of Tim And Eric, Awesome Show, Great Job! fame, recently screened at Sundance. James Murphy, himself the gold standard for aging hipsters, appears in the film and Alverson posted a clip on his Vimeo… More »

By: Corban Goble / January 27, 2012

Heidecker & Wood’s 11 Favorite Yacht Rock Jams

Tim Heidecker of Tim And Eric and David Wood, a composer on Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job!, just released a debut album, Starting From Nowhere under the moniker of (course) Heidecker & Wood. It's a homage of sorts to '70s soft rock that finds the guys creating Yacht Rock-inspired music that, outside… More »

By: brandon / March 16, 2011

Frank Black On Tim & Eric

Frank Blacks of famous rock band The Pixels visits the set of Morning Prayer with Skott and Behr to sing some rock and roll boogie woogie. Hosanna! And watch here. More »

By: jessica / June 9, 2010

Defriending Cancer Benefit W/ Todd Barry, James Mercer, Isaac Brock, Eugene Mirman, Tim Heidecker & Friends @ The Moore Theatre, Seattle 2/11/10

Not sure if musicians and comedians preternaturally get along together. But they definitely both hate cancer. So maybe this benefit for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society was more of a my-enemy's-enemy-is-my-friend thing? Cancer-hating comedian Todd Barry hosted the Seattle event, which included past and present Sub Pop label mates Eugene Mirman, Isaac Brock, and Jame… More »

By: jessica / February 12, 2010

New Clues Video – “You Have My Eyes Now”

Eric Wareheim directed memorable clips for Major Lazer, MGMT, and Flying Lotus. Now it's Tim Heidecker's time to do a great job starring in Clues' new video. Watch it here. Somebody give these guys all the VMAs. More »

By: Scott Lapatine / September 15, 2009

Aimee Mann As Scrooge

Aimee Mann's second annual comedic Christmas video is out, and it's a Tim Heidecker-directed Dickens spoof. Aimee plays Ebenezer Scrooge; Grant-Lee Phillips is Bob Cratchit; Michael Penn is Jacob Marley; Paul F. Tompkins, John Krasinki, and John C. Reilly are the ghosts of Christmas past, present, and future; and Michael Cera is a reluctant… More »

By: Scott Lapatine / December 22, 2008