Showing All "Weird Al Yankovic" Posts

We were kind of close when we speculated last week that Weird Al would perform at an awards show. We thought it would be the VMAs because, you know, music, but it turns out that he was preparing for…   Read Story »
Could Weird Al be a surprise guest at the VMAs tomorrow? A tweet from Grimes makes it seem like it could be a possibility. Earlier today, she said, "!!crap im so proud of my 2 dancers - netsuke is…   Read Story »
The ALS ice bucket challenge has been inescapable on the internet over the past few weeks. Celebrities like Eddie Vedder, Taylor Swift, Justin Timberlake, and Bon Jovi have all gotten in on the…   Read Story »
Trouble In Paradise is the sound of Elly Jackson letting her hair down. The La Roux singer's aggressive upward spike of follicles has been combed into a gentle waterslide-like swoop, and her second…   Read Story »
The eight-videos-in-eight-days plan worked! "Weird Al" Yankovic has released more than a dozen albums, in a music career that's lasted over 30 years, but none of those albums has hit #1 on the…   Read Story »
"Weird Al" Yankovic specializes in broad, silly one-joke songs, whether they're parodies or not, and he's been releasing videos for them for the entire past week. With his new album Mandatory Fun…   Read Story »
Today's Weird Al fix is the video for "Lame Claim To Fame." It's a parody in the style of Southern Culture On the Skids, which is a band that I didn't think was big enough to justify a parody. The…   Read Story »
The weekend may be here but "Weird Al" week marches on. His latest video is a Pixies pastiche and sees him ranting about "First World Problems," like not being able to fast forward commercials during…   Read Story »
Some weeks, we get an absolute deluge of great videos, but I can't remember any other weeks as rich as this one. I thought about blowing it out to a top-10 list this week, but that would take…   Read Story »
On the back of his new album Mandatory Fun, "Weird Al" Yankovic recently promised eight videos in eight days, and thus far, he's actually overdelivered. Earlier this week, we saw his videos for…   Read Story »