Harry Shearer Gets A Raise, Likes XTC

Stereogum is happy to hear about salary hikes for the voices of The Simpsons. The show’s cast is the most talented bunch of faceless comedians in TV history.

I attended a TV Land-sponsored Q&A with Harry Shearer (who voices Ned Flanders, Mr. Burns, Principal Skinner, and MANY others) a few weeks back, and forgot to write about it on the blog. Here’s a horrible photo:

I forget why he was playing a muted video of Bush’s face during the discussion, but it was funny at the time. More importantly, someone asked him who is favorite band is. He said XTC!