The Case for Why Kraftwerk May Be the Most Influential Band Since the Beatles

They are performance artists of self-parody—four stiff Teutonic robots (sometimes played by actual robots), standing behind drum machines and sequencers, pushing buttons and singing things like “Wir fahr’n fahr’n fahr’n auf der Autobahn” and “it’s more fun to compute. via The Case for Why Kraftwerk May Be the Most Influential Band Since the Beatles Worth… Continue reading The Case for Why Kraftwerk May Be the Most Influential Band Since the Beatles

Ozzy Osbourne’s Genome Reveals Some Neandertal Lineage

The one-time front man for heavy metal band Black Sabbath has joined the likes of DNA co-discoverer James Watson and Harvard University professor Henry Louis Gates on the short roster of people to have their full genome sequenced and analyzed . [More] From Ozzy Osbourne’s Genome Reveals Some Neandertal Lineage Why am I not surprised?

Ethan Lipton

I’m a big fan of Ethan Lipton. Its very hard not to be entertained by a crooner whose ballads mention yoga positions, Martian juice and women who work at Renaissance Faires. The latter being described as having hair smelling of steak. It is really hard to call him a comedian as his songs really don’t… Continue reading Ethan Lipton