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Weird Al Yankovic celebrates 35 years of spoofing around

Published June 2, 2011

Weird Al Yankovic plays tonight, Thursday, June 2, at Potawatomi Casino's Northern Lights Theatre. recently caught up with Weird Al and chatted with him about Eminem's disappointing decision, Prince's 20-year rejection and whether or not he's still a vegan.


Sony/ATV Music takes aim at Milwaukee's Beatallica

Published Feb. 24, 2005

Local musical parody group Beatallica got a shock last week when its Internet Service Provider received a cease and desist order via e-mail and fax from Sony/ATV Music demanding the removal of the bulk of the band's Web site.


Beatallica upends two legendary rock bands

Published Aug. 26, 2004

Take one part Beatles, one part Metallica and one part Michael Tierney and pals and you've got a good start for an oddball band. Add a healthy dose of humor and parody and you've got the fun and funny -- and quite popular -- Beatallica!


Spoof Fest lets local rockers polish their favorite stars

Published April 15, 2004

If you think you've spotted Tesla in town, remain calm. More than likely, it's Michael "Tinker" Tierney and his pals, who salute that '80s hair metal band at the 11th annual Spoof Fest, this weekend at Vnuk's.


Trashy "Cadavra" is a riotous spoof of b-movies

Published March 12, 2004

If it's meant to be trash, does that make it any less trashy? That's the question you might ask yourself at the end of "The Lost Skeleton of Cadavra" ... unless you're laughing too hard to ask yourself anything.

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Rev. Ron reviews "Hell Baby"

Jack and Vanessa (Rob Corddry and Leslie Bibb) move into a new home that has a bit of a history to evil, murder-y history. Vanessa quickly starts to succumb to the evil house and it infects one of her unborn twins. Now Jack must find help in the form of a squatter who hides in his new hom...

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