I’m sad to say I’d never heard of Dr. Demento until a Slashdot article about his radio show leaving the airwaves, but that lead me to search Youtube and find a huge wealth of amazing songs like…
The song is from 1966, by Napoleon XIV.
Found this song via Last.fm. The guy reminds me a lot of a cleaner, though perhaps no less dark, Stephen Lynch.
Throwing Toasters is a “band” consisting of Grant Baciocco. He has a whopping eleven albums available for download for the low, low price of… whatever you think they’re worth. Here’s a quote from his page on pricing:
- FREE! – Our gift to your ears!
- SELF DETERMINED PRICING – $4.99? $15.00? $1,000,000? Whatever you think it’s worth!
- MARKET RATE – $4.99 for an Bootleg or EP, $9.99 for a full length album.
How cool is that?