Tag: Monty Python

Concert for George

A Fan's Notes, Music

A Fan’s Notes: “Concert for George” (Four-LP Box Set)

The sublime Concert for George has been released in a stunning new four-LP box set...

(Not So) Famous Firsts, Film

(Not So) Famous Firsts: Terry Gilliam’s “Jabberwocky”

I have long been a fan of Terry Gilliam. His Brazil is my favorite film of all time. But to say he’s been an inconsistent filmmaker is an...


Blu-ray Reviews, Film

Blu-ray Review: “The Concert For George”

One year after his death, a group of George Harrison's friends got together to pay tribute to him. The stunning film of that event is now...


Popdose Interviews, Television

You’re the Voice: Rob Paulsen

In his career, Rob Paulsen has voiced a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle, an Animaniac, a genetically modified mouse with a Cockney accent, and...


DVD Reviews, Film, Theatre

DVD Review: Monty Python Returns (Sort Of) in “Not the Messiah (He’s a Very Naughty Boy)”

While the other members of Monty Python have drifted in and out of the fold throughout the legendary comedy troupe’s 40 years, Eric Idle...


Music, Popdose Flashback '90

Popdose Flashback ’90: Toad the Wet Sprocket, “Pale”

Michael Parr looks back the chord struck in his 15-year-old psyche -- 20 years ago! -- by Toad the Wet Sprocket's Pale....


Television, TV on DVD

TV on DVD: “Fawlty Towers: The Complete Collection-Remastered”

As a longtime Monty Python fanatic, I’ve often heard of the legendary Fawlty Towers, the British sitcom John Cleese co-created and...


CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: The Duckworth Lewis Method, “The Duckworth Lewis Method”

Two of pop’s most studious classicists, Neil Hannon (The Divine Comedy) and Thomas Walsh (Pugwash), converge on what could only be...


Dw. Dunphy On..., Music

Dw. Dunphy On… Fakes!

So I had a great idea. An entire post about fake rock bands — groups made up for your cinematic pleasure that, in spite of not...