The Muppets

Erik Voake

Travis Barker Of Blink-182: “Animal From The Muppets Made Me Pick Up The Drum Sticks”

While countless drummers cite such rock legends as John Bonham, Neil Peart and Keith Moon as their musical inspiration, Travis Barker of Blink-182 was driven to play the drums after seeing one of the most famous Muppets of all-time. Imagine that.

11/16/2012

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Blink 182′s Travis Barker Goes Under The Knife

Blink 182′s Travis barker underwent an endoscopy today. According to his Twitter feed, he’ll return to the operating room next week to have his tonsils removed. As any adult who’s had the surgery can confirm, […]

04/27/2012

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Courtney Love Feuds With the Muppets Over ‘Smells Like Teen Spirit’ Cover

Courtney Love and controversy go together more than the words “Muppets” and “rape” in the same sentence, but both pairings are involved in a new spat. [pullquote quote="You're ruining one of the greatest songs of […]

03/17/2012

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Internet Roundup 2/1/12: Kristen Bell Loves Sloths, The Muppets Attack FOX News, Captain Morgan Falls Off A Boat + More

On this edition of the Internet Roundup: Kristen Bell freaks out over Sloths, the terrible church singer, the worst Jurrasic Park theme cover, an 8 year old shreds on the guitar, Alyssa talks backwards and […]

02/01/2012

Michelle Williams as Marilyn Monroe

Movie Beat 11/23/11 – My Week With Marilyn, Arthur Christmas, The Muppets And More

Five new movies hit cineplexes today, and they really run the gamut from Miss Piggy to drug-addled sex symbols. I guess that’s Miss Piggy too, isn’t it? Opening this week we have My Week With […]

11/23/2011

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K&B Podcast Tuesday November 22nd: Jason Segel, Miss DD Contestants Kyla & Andy + More

On today’s Kevin & Bean show: Stump Rodney for Almost  Acoustic Christmas tickets, Jason Segel talks about the Muppets, Petros Papadakis breaks down the USC/UCLA football game and Miss Double December contestant Kyla performs her […]

11/22/2011

Muppets’ The Green Album Features Airborne Toxic Event, Weezer & More

Last year, we reported that [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Dave Grohl[/lastfm] would be making an appearance as the drummer in the new Muppets movie, directed by Jason Segel, due out in November. And now, [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]The Airborne Toxic Event[/lastfm], [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Weezer[/lastfm], [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Hayley Williams[/lastfm] […]

07/26/2011

Dave Grohl To Drum For The Muppets

  Whenever the Muppets make a movie, it’s always jam-packed with celebrities and music stars, from Joe Rogan, to Kelly Osbourse and now you can add [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]The Foo Fighters[/lastfm]‘ Dave Grohl to that list. The self-titled movie, […]

12/16/2010

VIDEO: Slayer Vs. Sesame Street

Mad giant humongous props to [lastfm]Them Crooked Vultures[/lastfm] for giving us the heads up on this video. This is the single best video us web geeks have seen this year… maybe ever. Click more so […]

02/09/2010

Mammaaaaaaaa!!!

11/25/2009