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Spinal Tap's Derek Smalls To Release Star-Studded Album

If you’re questioning Harry Shearer portrayed bassist Derek Smalls of This Is Spinal Tap’s rock credentials, you may want to think again.

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Harry Shearer Is Putting Out A Superstar-Studded Solo Album As His Fictional Spinal Tap Character

For many, the 1980s classic mockumentary Spinal Tap remains the perfect crystallization of all that is gloriously and hilariously excessive about the business and reality of rock and roll. 315 more words

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Father Figures


Director: Lawrence Sher
Writers: Justin Malen
Actors: Owen Wilson, Ed Helms, J.K. Simmons, Terry Bradshaw, Ving Rhames, Harry Shearer, June Squibb, Christopher Walken, Glenn Close… 62 more words


God Gave Us Each Other

Today is Saturday, December 23, 2017. Day 21,835.

Only TWO more days until Christmas! Christmas Eve Eve!

Harry Shearer (This is Spinal Tap), born on this date in 1943, said, “Democrats always like to brag that their guys are smarter than the opponents and Republicans always like to brag that their guys are more moral than the opponents. 1,033 more words


“If absolute power corrupts absolutely, does absolute powerlessness make you pure?”
—Harry Shearer.

Thought For Today

The Simpsons Movie (2007)

The Simpsons Movie
Dir. David Silverman
Premiered July 21. 2007

When Minnie and I had just started dating, it became clear that while 5 1/2 years was not that big a difference emotionally, it was pop-culturally. 1,294 more words


'Spinal Tap' Actors File Amended Complaint, Seek Ability to Reclaim Copyrights

Harry Shearer, Christopher Guest, Michael McKean and Rob Reiner, the four co-creators of the band at the center of the 1984 “mockumentary” film “This is Spinal Tap,” have filed amendments to their ongoing lawsuit filed against Vivendi’s Universal Music Group and Studiocanal for alleged underpayment of music royalties in the film, including adding UMG as a defendant and seeking the right to reclaim their copyrights to the film, its songs and characters. 503 more words