I like having talented friends. Jay Redd is a great, multi-talented guy, and Matt Alber is a great, multi-talented guy I was lucky enough to have sing at my wedding. So when they get together to do something, it’s no surprise it’s amazing.
The question of musical groups with interesting looks; looks that, perhaps, it is better that time forgot came up, and the first thing I thought of was Haysi Fantayzee, the group whose style Culture Club may or may not have bitten:
And, of course, if you’re going to talk about ridiculous 80s looks, you can’t go much further to the “really?” area than Toto Coelo did:
Speaking of garbage bags, I saw this video aired on television once. And then for years I vainly tried to convince people that Roid Rogers and the Whirling Butt Cherries was an actual band:
Hey, while we’re on the subject of songs that might be about infanticide…
For the above, and the rest of you, and for a limited time, I decided to celebrate and thank you with the only true sign of love that exists in this world: a mix tape. Click the below, and for a limited time enjoy a selection of in-jokes, oblique allusions, meta-commentary and personally meaningful stuff.