The COMEDY CENTRAL partnership also marks NetRadio's first co-branded agreement as part of its strategy to develop similar agreements with a number of leading content providers.
The new comedy Internet broadcasting station will provide premiere comedy from the best contemporary and classic comedians culled from CD releases and COMEDY CENTRAL's vast library of original stand-up performances. In addition, the station's content line-up will be peppered with comedic songs from Adam Sandler, alternative bands such as "Barenaked Ladies" and "They Might Be Giants."
The station will feature interviews and stand-up from today's hottest comedians such as Jim Breuer, Denis Leary, Lewis Black, Margaret Cho, as well as classic comedians such as Steve Martin, Eddie Murphy, George Carlin and Monty Python. There will also be one-minute news highlights from COMEDY CENTRAL's "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart."
"Working with NetRadio to produce this new station is a major step for COMEDY CENTRAL," said Ken Locker, senior vice president of enterprise and new media, COMEDY CENTRAL. "Having a partnership with one of the leading Webcasters on the Internet will help to extend our brand into the Internet as the premiere destination for comedy."
"The launch of the new comedy channel with COMEDY CENTRAL will be part of a new comedy genre we are providing at NetRadio," said Ed Tomechko, CEO and president of NetRadio. "This partnership is an example of the strong Internet branding opportunities we can offer to leading content providers such as COMEDY CENTRAL through our co-branding strategy."
The new comedy station will be launched October 2nd and will be available through www.netradio.com and www.comedycentral.com. NetRadio will provide COMEDY CENTRAL with a co-branded player that users can access through their site. The new comedy channel will be hosted and powered through NetRadio, while the station's content will be provided by COMEDY CENTRAL. For a sneak preview of the new station please visit http://www.comedycentralradio.com.
So what is this new wonderful web address?
Some items added to the webpage include: The trivia contest qualification page, A schedule of events, A page about my internet radio show on Monday's, The UHF script, and much more!
Also, one final sad announcement, Sudden Death can no longer make it due to scheduling problems.
- "Blasted" Bill Putt
Dementia 2001: A fun and funny music convention for fun and funny people
Visit http://www.whimsicalwill.com for his Demented News downloads and other stuff.
CRAZY 8 COUNTDOWN: 10-2-00 8. Who Let The Dogs Out / Baha Men 7. Passavie Aggressive / Chris Valenti 6. Hermaroditie / Stephen Lynch 5. Polkamon / Weird Al Yankovic 4. The Evil Heart Of Mr. Brooks / The Uninvited. 3. More Of A Man / Rodney Carrington 2. The Stalker / Laurie Powell 1. Real Thin Ladies / Dino Mike RESULTS OF THE CRAZY 8 FOR 10-9-00: 8. The Stalker / Laurie Powell 7. Hermaphrodite / Stephen Lynch 6. Real Thin Ladies / Dino Mike 5. More Of A Man / Rodney Carrington 4. Passavie Aggressive / Chris Valenti 3. What God Said / The Uninvited 2. Hey Mr. Postman / Henry Phillips 1. Who Let The Dogs Out / Baha Men That's all for now. Jay Crazy Jay supports Music Laughter!
Tuesday morning, Richard Cheese (rn: Mark Jonathan Davis) is appearring live on Chris Cantore's morning show on XETRA 91.1 91X in San Diego at about 8am. He will be playing a free concert at Cane's in Mission Beach. It's for all ages. This will be the biggest friggin' CD release party in the history of the radio station.
Internet surfers can listen to 91X at http://www.91x.com. Tune in at 8am Pacific Time. (that's A.M.!)
The Cheese party is brought to you by appropriately enough, Velveeta!
This past Sunday, I've heard his two new songs "Last Resort" and "Rape Me" on the Dr. Demento radio show heard on the Internet
What's the name of his new CD? You've heard his 1997 song "Star Wars Cantina" on Star and Demento. You can hear him doing some of the NBC-TV promos for Must See TV. Now, this Tuesday, you will be introduced to his latest CD, "Lounge Against the Machine!" It's a new album featuring 16 swingin' covers of alternative rock hits.
Visit his website at http://www.richardcheese.com to hear some audio samples and to buy the CD!
You can also buy his CD in stores this Tuesday, October 17th, or call 1-800-COOLCDs. (That's with Oh's, not zeros)
[WARNING: Parental Advisory, CD contains explicit lyrics]
Yes, lounge singer Richard Cheese (portrayed by MJD) performs his own kooky versions of songs by Rage Against The Machine, Nine Inch Nails, Radiohead, Blink182, Sublime, Prodigy, Nirvana, Papa Roach, The Red Hot Chili Peppers, Limp Bizkit, and more!
Richard Cheese will be performing in San Diego at 91X Radio, and singing at Hollywood's CINEGRILL LOUNGE on October 25th. You can also hear his songs on the aforementioned The Dr. Demento Show, KROQ, Z100, and other stations around the nation! You can e-mail him at firstname.lastname@example.org
You can visit his website at http://www.whimsicalwill.com/ but at press time, his latest Interview wasn't uploaded as of yet.
Martha Stewart Goes Camping - Mr. Whitekeys & The Fabulous Spamtones is also another new release.
Livin' La Vida Broka - The Dan Orr Project is a humorous parody of the Ricky Martin hit from last year.
Since We Moved Nextdoor To That Nuclear Power Plant - Dennis Graue
Raymond & Scum's new love song, "Cannibal Girl", can now be found at http://www.mp3.com/raymondandscum
Inner Thoughts - Barry & The Bookbinders is the latest hit for the lawyer who writes demented songs when he has the free time.
So you see, he's not a doctor, he just played one on TV!
Raymond & Scum's website is at http://www.raymondandscum.com
Last week in San Diego, he and his band performed their first concert for a huge crowd of 91X listeners in San Diego, and this Tuesday (the 24th) at 9PM, you can hear them performing live on KABC 790AM Radio.
This Wednesday night, October 25th, He'll be singing LIVE with his big band at THE CINEGRILL in Hollywood.
They're also playing in Seattle in November, and several other cities, too. They're also being hired to entertain at corporate Christmas Parties as well.
You can buy the "Lounge Against The Machine" CD here:
Lounge Against The Machine - Richard Cheese, Amazon
or in your local record store.
Mark Jonathan Davis (AKA Richard Cheese) is at http://www.richardcheese.com
[For more information about "The Sar Wars Cantina" Comedy Parody Song by Mark Jonathan Davis, please visit http://www.ideatown.com/musicmark.htm]