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Crossword: ''Go digital''

Turning over a new page
Turning over a new page
By MATT JONES  |  April 01, 2009

Class of the Titans

Hypothesis: If a band perform a tribute to a parody musical act, does it create a meta-textual black hole from which no form of entertainment can escape?
MUSIC SEEN
By DAN CLARK  |  December 23, 2008
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Funny business

“Ashlee Simpson’s new album sold so poorly,” snorted the headline on Yahoo! this past week, that “it was beaten by a comedy album.”
As the AltCom Festival arrives at the Somerville Theatre, we look at the roots of the indie comedy boom.
By MIKE MILIARD  |  May 07, 2008
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Flight of the Concords

Given my choice of late-night HBO comedy series about foul-mouthed acoustic duos with inflated senses of self-importance, I’ll take Tenacious D over Flight of the Conchords every time.

Sub Pop


By MIKAEL WOOD  |  April 29, 2008
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Warrior riffery

American metal has lost its heart. Who is keeping the tradition of warrior metal alive?
The Viking metal of Amon Amarth
By PHIL FREEMAN  |  February 27, 2007
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Tenacious D in the Pick of Destiny

I’m a Jack Black fan — let’s get that out of the way. Watch the trailer for Tenacious D in the Pick of Destiny  (QuickTime)
For hardcore fans
By BRETT MICHEL  |  November 21, 2006


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Nacho Libre

Sophomore slump 1, Napoleon Dynamite director 0. Watch the trailer for Nacho Libre (QuickTime)
Doesn't work as offbeat sports movie or geek chic
By CHRIS WANGLER  |  June 21, 2006
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D-Tension and Effect

Los Wünder Twins Del Rap are like the Tenacious D of old-school rhyme-spitting: supposed brothers, goofball raconteurs, big eaters, crass sex-talkers. Los Wünder Twins Del Rap, "Myspace Bitches"  (mp3)
W?nder twins: Activate!
By CAMILLE DODERO  |  June 15, 2006
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Comic belief

Each week at a combination bar, video store, and comedy club in Lower Manhattan, comedians Eugene Mirman and Bobby Tisdale host "Invite Them Up."
Eugene Mirman’s DIY stand-up scene
By TED DROZDOWSKI  |  January 13, 2006