Yesterday, after posting my Quantum Leap Blu-ray review, a conversation was started on Twitter as someone noticed the KISSesque image on the cover art of the Blu-ray set. Wait, @nerdlunch , there was an episode of Quantum Leap where Sam jumped into the body of Ace Frehley from KISS? pic.twitter.com/gNKz7RmQrI — Hoju Koolander (@hojukoolander) August [...]
This week the nerds are joined by Jay from SexyArmpit and Tim from Neighborhood Archive to discuss their favorite fictional bands. Expect lots of talk about bands like The Pinheads, The Folksmen, The Guys Next Door and Sexy Lingerie. Plus lots more. At the end, in our lightning round, listen to us try to guess [...]
Even though I've said I can't stand Jimmy Fallon, huge props to him for this interview with Mark Pau...er...I mean Zack Morris. Even some of the inconsistencies we mentioned previously are referenced in this interview. Funny stuff.
I did a post awhile back about my discovery of the Sons of Hercules . . . this was a syndicated collection of Steve Reeves-type swords-and-sandals movies, where the narration was changed a bit to indicate that the lead character was a son of Hercules (thereby linking these otherwise unrelated movies).Now, I’ve been kicking around [...]
I have a lot of imaginary bands, but only one real band . . . the Doctor Wu Rock & Soul Review, spreading classic Stax / Motown soul to the people of downstate Illinois since 1993. I left the band in 2000 and the whole thing's been on hiatus for five or six years, with [...]
I’m listening to a lot of saxophone as I get ready to strap on the old tenor (or maybe the baritone) and play a couple of reunion shows with my old soul/R&B/oldies band. I’ve been interested lately in the New Orleans brass band tradition.Like any style of music, this has been through a lot of [...]
I used to sing and play some sax, and my music career is heating up again...my old R&B/soul band is reuniting to play a benefit gig for my sick trumpet player in January. There’s talk of then trying to finish the CD we started ten long years ago, and that would probably mean doing a [...]