Monthly Archives: June 2008

Song Fu Round Two Teaser

Our song for Round 2 of the Masters of Song Fu contest entry is done (although we’re still putting final tweaks on the recording). This is the song we had to write in the style of our opponent, Jonathan Coulton. (And he has to write one in the style of us) No, you can’t hear […]

Farewell, Genius.

George Carlin May 12, 1937 – June 22, 2008

NY = Filled with Win

So after 16 hours of driving in two days (plus an additional 3 hours on each end for Storm), we’re in full recovery mode now. Big big thanks for all the folks in Massena (especially Blind Andy and everyone at 101.5 The Fox) for packing the Lookout with a band of Seaway Valley crazies—visions of […]

Len Reiterates: It’s ON!

Thanks to world’s fastest pen Len Peralta for the following illustration, in honor of the new "head-to-head" Masters Challenge round of Song Fu between Coulton and us. We don’t say it often enough, Len, but you’re the bestest-best. (That’s us on the left)

New York, Top to Bottom

New York State is our territory this weekend; Friday at the tippy-top, and Saturday at the bottomy-bottom. Care to join us? Friday, June 20 at 8 pm The Lookout – Massena, NY Ages 21+ Go to the 101.5 The Fox website for details and ticket info Saturday, June 21 at 7:30 pm Highline Ballroom – […]

Masters Of Song Fu Round 2 Challenge

Round 2 of the Masters of Song Fu Songwriting Challenge has officially begun, and it’s going to be a fun one… Coulton and we are going head to head this time around in a special "Masters Challenge:" each of us is tasked to write a song in the style of our opponent. We’re not sure […]

Song Fu: On To Round Tu!

THANK YOU to everyone who voted for our theme song in round one of the Song Fu challenge at Quick Stop Entertainment, earning us the privilege of moving on to the second challenge! You have our eternal gratitude. It was neck-and-neck-and-neck all the way, and though his Fu was strong, we are proud to have […]

Shows This Month

Here’s what’s on the slate this month: Thursday June 5 at 8 PM 20th Century Theater (Cincinnati, OH) With Jonathan Coulton, All Ages Tickets: at box office or (513) 731-8000 Friday June 6 at 9 PM CBR’s (Columbus, OH) With Jonathan Coulton, 18+ Tickets: at box office only Saturday June 7 at 7 […]

Another of the Great Ones is Gone

Many of you have e-mailed, texted, posted, teletyped, smoke signaled or flapped your arms around willy-nilly to tell us about the latest food industry hero to leave us. Yes, we’re talking about Dr. Fredric J. Baur, inventor of the Pringles can. Of course the most salient detail of the story is not the breadth of […]

In the Belly of the Geek Beast

During our time at New York Comic Con a few months ago (where we recorded our Superfriends! video), we sat down for an interview (well, technically, we stayed standing, but that’s not the vernacular) with the Geeks with Issues podcast. At long last, they’ve posted it…here’s the link. The segment about our panel and the […]