A Canine in a Cummerbund
SOMETIMES THE LITTLE RASCALS would try to put on a show. Spanky would cry, "Let's put on a show!" Darla would heave amorously at the ... But the best music is Barklay's own and sprightly. The lyrics rise and dip, more to Appalachian than Olympic heights ...
Interview with Eddie Vedder
But not for Eddie Vedder. The strum of the ukulele ... The kind that Darla sang Alfalfa (The Little Rascals), that kind of shit. [Laughs.] Somehow, I was relating to the lyrics and they had chords in them, but I had no idea how they went.
‘Spoons, Toons and Booze,’ Sunday Brunch at Union Hall in Brooklyn
That’s why he and his partner, Jerm Pollet, have created “Spoons ... your politics are. The Little Rascals hit us all in a way that is very dear to our hearts.” Beginning on Nov. 5, you can see Spanky, Buckwheat, Alfalfa, Darla and the rest of ...
Friday word play: Bathroom on the Right
(Actual lyrics - They call Alabama the Crimson Tide, call me Deacon Blues.) Steely Dan's Do It Again - And you're fried til it is dawnin'. (Actual lyrics - And you fire till he is done in.) Steely Dan's Do It Again - Then you love a little wormwood and she ...
D.C.'s Ricky Fante Is Stuck on 'Rewind'
Listening to D.C. native Ricky Fante's debut disc is like stumbling across what looks like a never-before-seen photograph of a dear, departed relative ... chorus to "Are You Lonely Too?" to the Young Rascals' "I've Been Lonely Too Long."