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Progress report

Al’s got a new blog up. Go read it. He talks a little about the tour, the European dates, the possibility of a new album, the aborted Cartoon Network film, his children’s book, and some other super secret projects he’s … Continue reading

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Buddy Holly

Al has finally posted the long-coveted, ultra-rare, “Buddy Holly” snippet from “The Alternative Polka” on his YouTube. The story goes that at the very last minute, Weezer asked Al to pull the song from the polka. This was after all … Continue reading

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Weird Al Star Fund update

Hey everyone, It’s been a while since I gave an update, so I wanted to remind you all it’s that time again! Today was the deadline for getting applications in for the next batch of stars. We’re good there, we … Continue reading

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New tour dates in FL, TX, and OH

Jul 20, 2010 The Florida Theatre Jacksonville, FL Jul 21, 2010 Hard Rock Live Orlando, FL Jul 23, 2010 King Center Melbourne, FL TBA Jul 24, 2010 Center for the Arts at Mizner Park Boca Raton, FL Jul 25, 2010 … Continue reading

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Don’t you know about the bird?

Well everybody’s heard about the bird ! Bird bird bird, the bird is the word!

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When I Grow Up

Al will have yet another thing besides Grammy Award winning musician, director, producer, and actor to add to his résumé — children’s book author. Al signed on with HarperCollins Children’s Books, to write his debut picture book, When I Grow … Continue reading

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Happy 20th anniversary “UHF”

Twenty years ago today, Al’s first and only full length feature film made its debut in theaters! Happy anniversary “UHF”!! And if you’re wondering what some of the cast is up to nowadays, you can catch Victoria Jackson, Gedde Watanabe, … Continue reading

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New update on JEOPARDY! We’re told there will be a special tribute to Al on “Jeopardy!” on Friday, June 26 – in the Double Jeopardy round, every category is inspired by a Weird Al song parody.

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Come see Dr. Demento at AL FEST!

Come join Dr. Demento at AL FEST, a “Weird Al” Yankovic fan convention and celebration of comedy music, to be held 10 am to 10 pm Saturday, August 1, 2009 at the Holiday Inn in Costa Mesa, Calif. Admission is … Continue reading

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