Category Archives: Interviews

The View and Reddit AMA

Don’t forget, Weird Al will be on “The View” today, and then later Reddit’s Ask Me Anything at 2pm EST. I'll be doing another @reddit_AMA on Tuesday July 15 at 2 PM ET, so get your questions ready! — Al … Continue reading

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Reddit “Ask Me Anything” Coming Soon

Get your questions ready! The session will be at http://www.reddit.com/r/IAmA I'll be doing another @reddit_AMA on Tuesday July 15 at 2 PM ET, so get your questions ready! — Al Yankovic (@alyankovic) July 9, 2014

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Comedy Bang! Bang! appearance

Al tweets: Tonight I’ll be making a return appearance on my absolute favorite @scottaukerman-hosted TV show, Comedy Bang! Bang!— Al Yankovic (@alyankovic) June 19, 2014

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Weird Al to host new show

Weird Al will host a new bi-weekly web series interviewing celebrities called “Face to Face with Weird Al Yankovic”.  It will debut on April 3rd on the Nerdist YouTube channel.  Check out the teaser below: [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2LKwNWnHBik[/youtube]   [Correction: This series … Continue reading

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Weird Al Yankovic on municipal naming rights – The Globe and Mail

Weird Al Yankovic on municipal naming rights – The Globe and Mail. Sometimes you find yourself crawling out of bed in the morning, pouring yourself a cup of ambition, and think to yourself “I wonder if I could plaster a … Continue reading

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The (Gaga) Saga Begins

Celebrity gossip site TMZ has an article: Lady Gaga is adamant … she did NOT ban Weird Al Yankovic from parodying her hit song “Born This Way” — despite Al’s accusation that the pop star shut him down hard recently. … Continue reading

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Weird Al Yankovic On Writing in Verse – GalleyCat

Weird Al Yankovic On Writing in Verse – GalleyCat. A nice interview focusing on his children’s book, When I Grow Up.  Weird Al describes the writing process, the more sophisticated vocabulary, and what’s in store for the future.

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An interview for English, baby!

So Al has been doing all sorts of interviews to promote his new book When I Grow Up. It seems like things are going pretty well, and here’s another interview from the folks over at English, baby. [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=shyY1BNWWiA[/youtube]

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What happened when Weird Al grew up

Keep an eye on the news today. And not just for updates on that big storm that’s affecting 100 million people, and dropping moisture over 2,100 miles in 2 dozen states. Weird Al’s hitting the airwaves and uh, printwaves, for … Continue reading

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Weird Al in new MTV book

Author/writer Greg Prato just released a new book, ‘MTV Ruled the World: The Early Years of Music Video.’   From Greg himself: For this book, I interviewed quite a few renowned rock musicians, including…Weird Al Yankovic! Weird Al’s quotes are throughout … Continue reading

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