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The "Weird Al" Phabet

It's a podcast where four fans of "Weird Al" Yankovic discuss every one of his songs in alphabetical order. Yes, even the ones not officially released.
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Now displaying: 2019
Feb 18, 2019

Jon "Bermuda" Schwartz, a man who shouldn't need an introduction, but, in case you have been living under a rock, he's Al's drummer and has been the first official member of Al's band since the very beginning. Listen in!

Again, thank you so much Jon for coming on the show. It was unreal and an honor!

Jon's plugs n' stuff:
http://weirdal.com/tour/

Our "Al's Band/We've Never Played in Hawaii" discussion:
http://weirdalphabet.libsyn.com/158-als-band-weve-never-played-in-hawaii-originals-by-als-band

THE SAGA BEGINS LIVE SHOW:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-weird-alphabet-podcast-presents-the-saga-begins-tickets-56730013999

LOGAN AWARDS/MARSCON 2019:
http://www.loganawards.com/2019/02/2019-logan-award-nominees/
https://marscon.org/2019/

 

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Songs used:
"Al's Band" & "We've Never Played in Hawaii" by Al's Band

 

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Feb 17, 2019

This week, we are rack focus onto a large part of Al's career: his band. Join us as we discuss the songs that Steve Jay, Jim "Kimo" West, Jon "Bermuda" Schwartz, and Ruben Valtierra put together in their free time: "Al's Band" and "We've Never Played in Hawaii"! Also, special thanks to Jon "Bermuda" Schwartz for coming on the show!

Check out our full interview with Jon "Bermuda" Schwartz here:
http://weirdalphabet.libsyn.com/jon-bermuda-schwartz-full-interview

Al's cameo:
Jon Bermuda playlist:
https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL3tfL6rqIFY-Vgaf93g__4NDuPAmTOVpp

 

THE SAGA BEGINS LIVE SHOW:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-weird-alphabet-podcast-presents-the-saga-begins-tickets-56730013999

 

LOGAN AWARDS/MARSCON 2019:
http://www.loganawards.com/2019/02/2019-logan-award-nominees/
https://marscon.org/2019/

 
Special thanks to Allura March (@RetroAutomaton) for the awesome design!
https://retroautomaton.tumblr.com/
https://www.instagram.com/retroautomaton/
https://twitter.com/retroautomaton?lang=en

 

Support us on Patreon:
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Show music:

"Dvorak Polka", "Thinking Music", and "Breaktime" - Kevin MacLeod (www.incompetech.com)

Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0
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"Al's Band" & "We've Never Played in Hawaii" by Al's Band

"Even Deeper Inside the Weird Al Archive w/ Jon Bermuda Schwartz" clip

"Star Wars MIDI" - John Williams/Zach Dornfeld

For the above sound clips and songs, we don't own the rights to them, but are using them in compliance to Fair Use. Parody & Educational. Thank you.

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Feb 11, 2019

The folks of The "Weird Al" Phabet podcast do not condone the beating of children... but if we did, this would be the anthem for it.

 

Al's cameo:
“Weird Al  Yankovic Goes Beyond Insanity While Eating Spicy Wings” - Hot Ones - Himself
https://youtu.be/XTvORn_2B7I


LOGAN AWARDS/MARSCON 2019:
http://www.loganawards.com/2019/02/2019-logan-award-nominees/
https://marscon.org/2019/

 

Special thanks to Allura March (@RetroAutomaton) for the awesome design!
https://retroautomaton.tumblr.com/
https://www.instagram.com/retroautomaton/
https://twitter.com/retroautomaton?lang=en

 

Support us on Patreon:
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Show music:

"Dvorak Polka", "Break Time", and "Thinking Song" - Kevin MacLeod (www.incompetech.com)

Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

 

"Dr. Demento Opening Theme (Pico & Sepulveda)" by Osaka Popstar’s
Demented Punk Orchestra with the Roto Rooter Goodtime Christmas Band
"Fish Heads" by Osaka Popstar
"Garbageman" by William Shatner
"Dead Puppies" by James Kochalka Superstar
"Surfin’ Bird" by Nobunny
"Rat Fink" by  Balzac
"I Love Beans" by The Meatmen
"Institutionalized" by Brak
"Eat It" by Shonen Knife
"Batman Theme" by The Hamburglars
"The Thing" by  Adam West
"Science Fiction/Double Feature" by Joan Jett & The Blackhearts
"Mah Na Mah Na" by The Kipper Kids
"Suicide Is Painless (Theme from M*A*S*H)" by JuiceheaD
"Lydia, The Tattooed Lady" by The Dead Milkmen
"Me And My Vibrator" by Caroline & The Treats
"Monster" by Nobunny
"My Guitar Wants To Kill Your Mama" by The Meatmen
"Monster Mash" by The Kids of Widney High
"Pico & Sepulveda" by Osaka Popstar
"Beat on the Brat" by The Ramones
"Beat On The Brat" by “Weird Al” Yankovic
"Shaving Cream" by “Uncle Floyd” Vivino & Oogie
"Cheerio, Cherry Lips, Cheerio" by “Uncle Floyd” Vivino

Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith

"Spider-Man Theme Song" by The Ramones

Clip from 'Weird Al  Yankovic Goes Beyond Insanity While Eating Spicy Wings' from Hot Ones

 

For the above sound clips and songs, we don't own the rights to them, but are using them in compliance to Fair Use. Parody & Educational. Thank you.

Find more of our episodes at
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Feb 4, 2019

This week, we continue to ignore our 'Star Wars' destiny and talk about a song from the Al Yankovic days! Oh and then we talk about Kanye West.

 

Al's cameo:
“Street Meat (You Keep Tauntin’ Me)” by Mike Phirman https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jnMLtThfRXo


Michael's plugs n' stuff:
https://youtu.be/NUL05K7aH0E

 

Special thanks to Allura March (@RetroAutomaton) for the awesome design!
https://retroautomaton.tumblr.com/
https://www.instagram.com/retroautomaton/
https://twitter.com/retroautomaton?lang=en

 

Support us on Patreon:
https://www.patreon.com/weirdalphabet

  

Email us at:
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https://twitter.com/AnimationJosh

http://oneandonlyjsk.deviantart.com/

 

Show music:

"Dvorak Polka", "Break Time", and "Thinking Song" - Kevin MacLeod (www.incompetech.com)

Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

 

"Never Met a Person As Wonderful As Me" by "Weird Al" Yankovic

"Street Meat (You Keep Tauntin' Me)" by Mike Phirman 

"These Are Not My Pants" & "Superpowers" by Five Iron Frenzy

 

For the above sound clips and songs, we don't own the rights to them, but are using them in compliance to Fair Use. Parody & Educational. Thank you.

Find more of our episodes at
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Jan 28, 2019

This week, we're talking about The Saga Begins making love to bottles...?? Uh oh. David has a theory of Al's raunchier songs, Dan reveals the dark origins of Jim Croce's hit, and we finally learn the truth about tables.

 

Al's cameo:
“Starmen (with Jonathan Coulton)” - NPR “Ask me Another”
https://www.npr.org/programs/ask-me-another/483373204/-weird-al-yankovic-jeff-goldblum-and-maika-monroe-10-out-of-10-goldblums?showDate=2016-06-24

 

Dan's plugs n' stuff:
https://www.instagram.com/danielkawka/

Dan's podcast suggestion: http://www.theavatarstate.com/

 

Special thanks to Allura March (@RetroAutomaton) for the awesome design!
https://retroautomaton.tumblr.com/
https://www.instagram.com/retroautomaton/
https://twitter.com/retroautomaton?lang=en

 

Support us on Patreon:
https://www.patreon.com/weirdalphabet

  

Email us at:
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https://twitter.com/AnimationJosh

http://oneandonlyjsk.deviantart.com/

 

Show music:

"Dvorak Polka", "Break Time", and "Thinking Song" - Kevin MacLeod (www.incompetech.com)

Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

"Time in a Bottle" by Jim Croce

"If I Could Make Love to a Bottle" by "Weird Al" Yankovic (Chumash 1980, Knotts Berry Farm 1979, Red Twin 2017)

Interview clip from Red Twin 2017

"O Fortuna" by Carl Orff

"Science Blaster" by SpellingPhailer

 

For the above sound clips and songs, we don't own the rights to them, but are using them in compliance to Fair Use. Parody & Educational. Thank you.

Find more of our episodes at
www.pipedreampodcasts.com

Jan 21, 2019

Is "Kaiju" Al's first children's theme song parody? Is "Caillou" one of the worst kid shows ever? Are we ever going to cover "The Saga Begins"? Find out in this week's episode!

Al's cameo:
“Underpants Song” from Wallykazam! on Nickelodeon https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e7K4-b9hRUI


'Caillou is the Worst' video essay: 
https://youtu.be/ctZUQYSxa18

Special thanks to Allura March (@RetroAutomaton) for the awesome design!
https://retroautomaton.tumblr.com/
https://www.instagram.com/retroautomaton/
https://twitter.com/retroautomaton?lang=en

 

Support us on Patreon:
https://www.patreon.com/weirdalphabet

  

Email us at:
alscarrierpigeons@gmail.com

Facebook: 
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Instagram:
https://www.instagram.com/weirdalpod

 

Thumbnail by Josh K!
https://twitter.com/AnimationJosh

http://oneandonlyjsk.deviantart.com/

 

Show music:

"Dvorak Polka", "Break Time", and "Thinking Song" - Kevin MacLeod (www.incompetech.com)

Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

"Monty Python's Flying Circus Theme" aka "Liberty Bell" by John Philip Sousa

"I Am Kaiju" by "Weird Al" Yankovic
Robot Chicken Season 9 Episode 3

"Robot Chicken Opening Theme Song" by Les Claypool

Clip from "Bleep" episode of Arthur (Season 8 Episode 10)

"Caillou Opening Theme Song" by Jeffrey Zann

"Underpants Song (Feat. "Weird Al" Yankovic)" - Wallykazam!

Clip from Star Wars Detours

"Star Wars" by John Williams

 

For the above sound clips and songs, we don't own the rights to them, but are using them in compliance to Fair Use. Parody & Educational. Thank you.

Find more of our episodes at
www.pipedreampodcasts.com

Jan 14, 2019

The gang debates if either "Ringtone" is actually a style parody of Queen or if Michael is stupid and wrong. OH! And RINGTONES! (Also, we've all seen 'Bohemian Rhapsody' since recording this. It was brilliant!)

Al's cameo:
Playlist of Weird Al recording ringtones. SPOILERS: Al DID record a "Ringtone!" ringtone:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=edRJXqVy8_Q&list=PLNknm5iAQg1el6TtEXRzOYEj2osihyjoJ


Special thanks to Allura March (@RetroAutomaton) for the awesome design!
https://retroautomaton.tumblr.com/
https://www.instagram.com/retroautomaton/
https://twitter.com/retroautomaton?lang=en

 

Support us on Patreon:
https://www.patreon.com/weirdalphabet

  

Email us at:
alscarrierpigeons@gmail.com

Facebook: 
https://www.facebook.com/theweirdalphabetpodcast/

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Instagram:
https://www.instagram.com/weirdalpod

 

Thumbnail by Josh K!
https://twitter.com/AnimationJosh

http://oneandonlyjsk.deviantart.com/

 

Show music:

"Dvorak Polka", "Break Time", and "Thinking Song" - Kevin MacLeod (www.incompetech.com)

Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/


"Ringtone" by "Weird Al" Yankovic
"We All have Cellphones" by "Weird Al" Yankovic
"Don't Stop Me Now" by Queen
"Duel of the Fates" by John Williams

Ringtones used
"Crank"
"Dead Terrorist"
Diane's NPR ringtone from "BoJack Horseman"
iPhone ringtone
"Sonic" ring
"Crazy Frog" 

 

For the above sound clips and songs, we don't own the rights to them, but are using them in compliance to Fair Use. Parody & Educational. Thank you.

Find more of our episodes at
www.pipedreampodcasts.com

Jan 7, 2019

This week, we've brought on our friend, Lexcee Riley, to share some of her vast "I Love Lucy" knowledge as well as discuss how fine Mickey really is.

 

Lexcee's plugs n' stuff:
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCgO2ZX3XGPjmx4kj8FMqwRQ
https://twitter.com/lexceeriley
https://www.instagram.com/lexceeriley/

 

Al's cameo:
Babalu Music - remix by "Weird Al" Yankovic:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=85qdeMTOx3o


Special thanks to Allura March (@RetroAutomaton) for the awesome design!
https://retroautomaton.tumblr.com/
https://www.instagram.com/retroautomaton/
https://twitter.com/retroautomaton?lang=en

 

Support us on Patreon:
https://www.patreon.com/weirdalphabet

  

Email us at:
alscarrierpigeons@gmail.com

Facebook: 
https://www.facebook.com/theweirdalphabetpodcast/

Twitter:
https://www.twitter.com/weirdalpod

Instagram:
https://www.instagram.com/weirdalpod

 

Thumbnail by Josh K!
https://twitter.com/AnimationJosh

http://oneandonlyjsk.deviantart.com/

 

Show music:

"Dvorak Polka", "Break Time", "Marty Gots a Plan", "Dreams Become Real", and "Thinking Song" - Kevin MacLeod (www.incompetech.com)

Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/


 

 

For the above sound clips and songs, we don't own the rights to them, but are using them in compliance to Fair Use. Parody & Educational. Thank you.

Find more of our episodes at
www.pipedreampodcasts.com

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