Tag Archives: Saturday Night Live

New Kacey Musgraves video: Space Cowboy

Video: Kacey Musgraves – “Space Cowboy” From Golden Hour, out now on MCA Nashville. As much as I wish this was a cover of the Steve Miller Band’s 1969 deep cut, it is not. Its title, however, is surely a reference to Miller’s 1973 #1 hit, “The Joker.” Musgraves is still a clever lyricist and … Continue reading New Kacey Musgraves video: Space Cowboy

Keep on Rockin’ in the Free World – 20 Years Later

It’s no secret that GLONO is a haven for Neil Young idol worship. Most of us are of an age where our foray into Neilvana was sparked by a single event. In the fall of 1989 Neil Young was the musical guest on Saturday Night Live and unveiled before a country mired in Reagan-Bush malaise … Continue reading Keep on Rockin’ in the Free World – 20 Years Later

Excerpt from the Oral History of the Replacements

Harp has an excerpt from All Over But the Shouting: An Oral History of the Replacements: Bob Stinson: It was ’86 and we were doing “Saturday Night Live,” staying at the Berkshire Hotel. I caused all the trouble on that one: I broke the phones, put a hole in the door, threw an ashtray out … Continue reading Excerpt from the Oral History of the Replacements

Justin Timberlake on SNL

I didn’t realize that NBC has started using YouTube… Earlier this year they demanded that awesome Natalie Portman rap video (my 2006 single of the year) to be pulled… I’ve been Tivoing Saturday Night Live for a few years now, which renders it entirely watchable. Justin Timberlake was great the last time he hosted, and … Continue reading Justin Timberlake on SNL

Saturday Night Live Season Debut – Almost Funny

The season premier of Saturday Night Live is always a bit sketchy (pardon the pun), especially when the show is in a “transition” year and has cut some cast members. This year’s debut was an exercise in “almost.” This week’s host, internet comedic phenom and chronically over saturated Dane Cook, was almost funny. His monologue … Continue reading Saturday Night Live Season Debut – Almost Funny