2 hrs ago
'Spinal Tap' at 30: No One Knows Who They Were or What They Were Doing
Happy thirtieth birthday to This Is Spinal Tap , which licked the world's love pump this week in 1984.
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7 hrs ago
WBAB-FM West Babylon
Spinal Tap Turns 30
Who would have predicted that when "This Is Spinal Tap" came out 30 years ago that we'd still be quoting the movie today.
11 hrs ago
The Stag stars set for Late Late Show
Amy Huberman and her The Stag co-stars join Ryan Tubridy on The Late Late Show tonight and there'll be a performance from actress and musician Judith Owen.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Newly expanded 'This Is Spinal Tap' free via AMC's Yeah
It's been 30 years since Rob Reiner's 'This Is Spinal Tap' hit screens. To celebrate, Yeah!, the new streaming movie service from AMC Networks, offers a free expanded version from March 11 to April 11. Your Take contributions have not been reviewed for accuracy by USA TODAY.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Dana Carvey performs in Tampa
Dana Carvey had spent some years knocking around comedy clubs in the San Francisco area and had scored some minor TV and movie roles, including playing a mime in "This Is Spinal Tap."
KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud
Jethro Tull Can't Escape Rabbit Costumes - Real Life 'Spinal Tap' Stories
One of the most famous moments in 'Spinal Tap' finds bassist Derek Smalls trapped in a pod on stage, fighting to get out as his bandmates performed 'Rock and Roll Creation' without him.
The 15 Best Fictional Bands Of All Time
Sup, rockers? Did you know that today is the 30th anniversary of the release of the pioneering/ridiculous This Is Spinal Tap ? Damn straight it is.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
33 Simpsons Impressions In Five Minutes
The Simpsons stars a cast of extremely talented voice over actors, including the amazing Hank Azaria and Harry Shearer who voice many of the signature characters, but if they somehow lost the entire cast yet decided the show must go on they could hire Brock Baker and they wouldn't miss a beat.
Midge Ure Had Close Escape Over Spinal Tap Moment
Rocker Midge Ure had a "close escape" when he ruled out releasing an Ultravox album with a plain black cover as the idea was mercilessly parodied in spoof music documentary This Is Spinal Tap just weeks later.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
15 Things You Might Not Know About This Is Spinal Tap
Can you believe it's been 30 years since This Is Spinal Tap was released? Many folks just did not understand the movie at first, because it was very much like actual documentaries on the rock bands that played at big stadiums throughout the 1970s, yet the faces were somewhat familiar: Michael McKean, Christopher Guest, and Harry Shearer.
Michael McKean on a Waiting For Guffman Musical, Having Superpowers & ...
In over two decades on the Great White Way, Michael McKean had never missed a performance - but in 2012, on his way to perform in The Best Man on Broadway, the stage and screen star was struck by two cars , sending him to the hospital in critical condition.
The San Diego Union-Tribune
Entertainment Spinal Tap turns 30
It was 30 years ago this week that the classic film satire film"This is Spinal Tap" was released.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud
30 Years Ago: 'This is Spinal Tap' Released
Today we celebrate the March 2, 1984 release of one of history's most acclaimed documentaries nay, "rockumentaries," 'This is Spinal Tap ,' which for the first time told the amazing story of one of England's most powerful, exuberant, and punctual rock bands: Spinal Tap.
'Spinal Tap' all too real for some
DEFECATING snakes, vomiting clowns and porn mishaps ... Heavy metal's top stars reveal their most disgusting and bizarre "Spinal Tap" moments.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
'This Is Spin Sal Tap' at 30: Top 11 Rock Clich s...
To celebrate the 30th anniversary of the beloved rock mockumentary "This Is SpinISal Tap," we're taking a 'Stonehenge'-sized look at the top music cliches skewered by the film.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Lincoln Center to honor Reiner
The Film Society of Lincoln Center announced Tuesday that the director and actor will receive the award at a gala April 28. Film Society Board Chairman Ann Tenenbaum called the 66-year-old Reiner a "master multi-hyphenate" who has made "some the most enduring and entertaining films in recent history."
Fri Feb 14, 2014
Mr. Cope's Cave: The Foxy Horror Picture Show
Some day, maybe a generation or two from now, hipsters and metrosexuals and trend-setters and trans-continentals and humanities majors out on dates will gather in intimate urban art houses and downtown cinemas to enjoy film clips compiled from the archives of Fox News.
Golden Reel Awards: Honoree Ray Dolby Was a 'Brilliant Scientist'
The Motion Picture Sound Editors will pay tribute to the audio technology inventor, who died in September at age 80, at Sunday's awards ceremony.
Wed Feb 12, 2014
The Kansas City Star
Talented performers make the most of 'Bring it On: The Musical' at the Kauffman Center
We live at a time when any kind of material — movie, book, album, comic book — can become the basis for a musical.
Tue Feb 11, 2014
Ripe for Mocking: The NGO Community
Fans of This Is Spinal Tap , Waiting for Guffman , Best in Show , and similar "mockumentaries" will be delighted to learn that someone has trained their cinematic sarcasm on the NGO community.