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Dr. Demento presents star-studded punk tribute LP (Misfits, Weird Al, William Shatner & more)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

A whole bunch of punk, new wave, indie/alt rock artists have come together to pay tribute to beloved radio personality and novelty music guru Dr. Demento on a new two-disc tribute titled Covered in Punk. Artists such as Nobunny, Joan Jett, The Dead Milkmen, Colleen Green, The Meatmen, Shonen Knife, The Vandals, Fred Schneider, Quintron & Miss Pussycat, Los Straitjackets, Misfits, and more have covered classic songs that were staples of Dr Demento’s radio show…

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NY Comic Con 2017 pics (Star Trek, Willy Wonka, cosplay & more from Sunday)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

NY Comic Con concluded with anticipated panels from The X-Files and Batman vs Two-Face, an appearance from Life of Agony’s Alan Robert, and lots more cosplay.

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Rufus Wainwright releasing Shakespeare tribute LP ft. Florence & more, performing ‘Judy at Carnegie Hall’ again in June

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The Shakespeare album also features Carrie Fisher and William Shatner!

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William Shatner: Ponder the Mystery

Source: Short and Sweet NYC » Music

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Ponder the Mystery
(Cleopatra Records)

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What do Mick Jones of Foreigner, Steve Vai, Vince Gill, Robbie Krieger of Yes, and Zoot Horn Rollo have in common? As you’ve guessed since you decided to read this review, or because you’re the Shat’s number one fan, they all appear on Ponder the Mystery.

I was previously unaware of Shatner’s foray into music, so I thought it might be an hour of some spoken word poetry with his signature delivery style. To an extent, I was right. However, Shatner doesn’t do all of the vocals himself. Ponder the Mystery sounds ...

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