Hello all and welcome. Yes it is I, Elessar, your favorite internet movie critic, at his first attempt to branch out into music. I’ve always wanted to discuss music on this site, but my ability to has always been kind of hampered by a handful of things. The first is that my taste in music has always run a little on the obscure or transgressive side of things. My superiors here are quite permissive, but I think even they might balk if I tried to review a Mindless Self Indulgence album and if I reviewed Fight Like a Girl by Emilie Autumn or The Astronaut by Wax Fang, basically no one would know what I’m on about.
But even when I do like a popular song (which happens more often than you might think; I really liked Pompeii by Bastille, for example) I wind up in an awkward position. I know enough about music to overthink all of my musical choices, but not enough to really know enough of what I’m talking about to make it informative to other people. But there is one thing I do know a lot about: Parody.
This brings us to Weird Al Yankovic.
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