Tag Archives: Alice Cooper

YouTube du Jour: Barry Richards

Bob and Ray, SCTV and The Simpsons all echo a comedic world view, that people are fundamentally good-natured but inept. The world won’t die by evil design but because someone had an oopsy. These thoughts come to mind while watching the Barry Richards TV Collection Vol. 1, a DVD/CD collection of segments from disc jockey [...]

Dr. John to the Hall of Fame?

Late last week, HitsDailyDouble.com reported that the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame will announce tomorrow that Dr. John is among its newest inductees. Neil Diamond and Alice Cooper are supposedly heading the Class of 2011, and they’ll be joined by Dr. John, Tom Waits (Our dream of seeing those two give speeches on the [...]

YouTube du Jour: Election Day

On an election day when we have to choose between David Vitter and Charlie Melancon – can you spot the progressive? – the dark, debauched vibe of Alice Cooper’s “Elected” video seems appropriate.

Handicapping the Hall

Yesterday, the nominees for this year’s induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame were announced and I announced who I think should be in – Dr. John, Alice Cooper, Neil Diamond, LL Cool J, Chic, Joe Tex and Tom Waits. Here’s why: Dr. John – The great synthesizer and popularizer of New Orleans [...]