Tag - Spike Jones

Back From the Dead (1957)

32 Days of Halloween XI, Day 23: Back From...

We’ll get to this evening’s feature filled with possession and mayhem in a moment. But first, we go to the immortal Spike Jones and “I Was a Teenage Brain Surgeon” with vocals by the equally immortal Thurl Ravenscroft.

Death Ship: Twilight Zone

32 Days of Halloween VII, Day 3: The Old Man...

Day 3’s feature presentation has normally been The Twilight Zone as a twofer, but we’ll get to that in a moment. The first bit of audio we have for you today is an outtake from Michael Jackson and Vincent Price’s studio...

David Byrne and St. Vincent: Love This Giant

Music Monday: David Byrne, St. Vincent...

More music picks for your Monday. If you like what you hear, use the links provided to snag it for yourself from Amazon. Doing so through us gives us kickbacks, and those help pay for stuff like more bandwidth. And also so we can buy more...

Headsup: Cinematic Titanic Brings the Fu and...

There’s a lot of stuff that materializes in the world. Some of it is your friend. Some of it is cool. But how much of it is worth buying? And for whom? We attempt to help you unravel the mysteries. And anything you purchase through our...

Creating Gags for Spike Jones, or A Day in...

So I’ve mentioned before how I love Spike Jones because seeing him and his crew perform is a lot like the inside of my head. This admission has earned me my fair share of people backing away slowly, but so be it. Mark Evanier, because...

Spike Jones: Dinner Music for People Who Arent Very Hungry

Spike Jones: A Delightful Chat of This and...

I’ve said this before and it remains true: anytime you want to know what it’s like inside my head, just watch Spike Jones and his delightful crew of maniacs do their thing. Like here: Direct link for the feedreaders. Found via...

Spike Jones

Spike Jones: One Certain Thing I Love the...

If you’ve ever wondered what it’s like to live in my head, then watch this video. This is what my brain is like, twenty-four/seven. Update: Sadly, the “I Like to Sock Myself in the Face” video has been removed. I have...