Best in Show
After setting the 'mockumentary' standard with This Is Spinal Tap, director-star Christopher Guest takes aim at the world of dog shows with this best of breed spoof.
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Mon Apr 14, 2014
ArtsRock to Welcome Michael McKean in Conversation with Elliott Forrest, 4/27
ArtsRock's popular conversation series returns with the extraordinary Michael McKean in Conversation with Elliott Forrest at The Nyack Center on Sunday, April 27th at 7:30pm.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
The Block Island Times
The Block Island Poetry Project - It's not 10, it's 11
Anyone who has seen the cult movie classic "This Is Spinal Tap" knows that 11 is not only one more than 10, but it is also considerably better in every way.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
How Mike Judge & Co. Are Turning HBO's "Silicon Valley" Into the Next "This Is Spinal Tap"
"Silicon Valley is populated by extremely comic characters and it hasn't really been mined at all before," says producer and writer Dan O'Keefe.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
The Simpsons' voice Harry Shearer compares Welsh dialect to a 'tree full of birds'
His own voice is familiar to millions worldwide, thanks to his roles as The Simpsons characters Principal Skinner and Mr Burns.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
Spinal Tap: Shark Sandwich [Reviews]
Released: 1980 Genre: Heavy Metal, Hard Rock UG slams Spinal Tap's new album for being so bad that even reading its review may cause paralysis.
Mon Mar 24, 2014
AMC Spotlights 'Spinal Tap' 30-Year Anniversary on iPad Movie App
AMC Networks has made available a brand-new version of This Is Spinal Tap , the iconic 1984 film listed at the National Film Registry, the Library of Congress and has a cherished place in every rock band's tour bus video vault.
Sat Mar 22, 2014
Name your favorites for Readers Choice contest
What do Ryan Gosling, Spinal Tap, Newcastle Brown Ale and Purple Heart Parkway have in common? All have been nominated in the fifth annual Leaf-Chronicle Readers Choice Awards - for Favorite Actor, Favorite Band, Favorite Beer and Most Likely Place To Get a Speeding Ticket, respectively.
'This Is Spinal Tap's' 30th anniversary: There's an app for that
To mark the 30th anniversary of Rob Reiner's heavy metal mockumentary, "This Is Spinal Tap," AMC is letting iPad users test drive its YEAH! movie app by offering a special-features version of the 1984 movie for free through April 11. Fans of the movie, which stars Michael McKean, Christopher Guest and Harry Shearer as members of fictional '80s hair ... (more)
Fri Mar 21, 2014
The Simpsons - 'The Otto Show'
Bart attends a Spinal Tap concert. Otto loses his job driving the school bus and moves in with the Simpsons.
Thu Mar 20, 2014
Something Else! Reviews
'It means beautiful in Germany': Journey's Neal...
Longtime fans have noted that Journey legend Neal Schon has something in common these days with Blue A-yster Cult, MotA rhead and MA tley CrA1 4e: The double umlaut.
River Front Times
Check Out This Awesome Spinal Tap Fan Art You Really Must Own
Not to make you feel old, but This Is Spinal Tap , turned 30 this month. Spinal Tap is unarguably the most popular rockumentary/mockumentary film of all time.
The Japan Times
When fictional bands move from screen to stage
"The Broken Circle Breakdown" is undoubtedly one of the best films you'll see this or any year - passionate, joyous and heartbreakingly sad - but it's also remarkable for being one of those rare music films where a fictional on-screen band goes on to actual off-screen fame.