Paul F. Tompkins

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“No Scrubs” Turns 20

If you had to pick one '90s popular music act that, success notwithstanding, should've been far luckier than they were, TLC would have to be…
Nate Patrin | February 1, 2019 - 11:33 am

More Paul F. Tompkins stories

Watch Paul F. Tompkins’ Funny Unboxing Video For Aimee Mann’s Mental Illness

Paul F. Tompkins and Aimee Mann are old friends -- they're both regulars at the LA music-and-comedy club Largo, he's performed at her Christmas shows…
Peter Helman | April 1, 2017 - 5:39 pm

Nick Lowe – “Stoplight Roses” (Feat. Paul F. Tompkins) Video (Stereogum Premiere)

In the countdown to venerable indie rock label Yep Roc's 15th anniversary bash -- an event which takes place 10/11-10/13 in Carroboro, NC -- they're…
Corban Goble | September 18, 2012 - 10:26 am

Ted Leo And The Pharmacists – “Bottled In Cork” Video

Last week Ted Leo posted a lengthy text on his website titled "MAJORLY MASSIVE CAREER TRAJECTORY NEWS! YOU MIGHT SAY, "PARADIGM SHIFT," EVEN!!," which discusses…
Brandon Stosuy | August 23, 2010 - 10:25 am

The Best Show On WFMU Fundraiser 3/10/09

Whenever I've recommended The Best Show on WFMU (91.1 FM, to friends, I've been confronted with the complaint that the show is three hours…
Gabe Delahaye | March 11, 2009 - 11:50 am

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;…
Scott Lapatine | December 22, 2008 - 5:39 pm

Aimee Mann Mockumentary Starring John Krasinski, Ben Stiller, Will Ferrell

For someone who says so much through sad songs, Aimee Mann's live shows are surprisingly comedic affairs. Patton Oswalt has pinch-bantered for Aimee in concert…
Stereogum | February 8, 2008 - 6:35 pm