"Weird Al" Yankovic To Class Up The Beacon Theater In October
What better way to cap offMTV's 30th anniversary
than with an announcement about master pop parodist "Weird Al" Yankovic, whoseAL TV
blocks encouraged me to stare wall-eyed at various TVs owned by my family members for very long blocks of time, and also to believe in flying hamsters. He's playing a show on October 23 at the Beacon Theater; tickets go on sale this Friday. Above, please enjoy Al's inaugural appearance onJust Say Julie
, the MTV staple hosted by Miss Julie Brown that really needs to get its own revival withBeavis and Butt-Head
et al; below, the opener to the firstAL TV
, complete with callout for theAL TV
Lost Weekend Contest, which is something that I would totally enter. The common thread in both clips?Sandwiches
God now I just want to go home and watch UHF. On loop.
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