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‘Dr. Demento Covered In Punk’ Set For Release On Jan 12th

Basic CMYKJanuary 12th 2018 will see the release of the two hour demented punk extravaganza, Dr Demento Covered In Punk. The album will feature an eclectic mix of artists including The Misfits, The Vandals, Osaka Popstar, Adam West, Joan Jett And The Blackhearts, William Shatner, Shonen Knife and many more, who contribute over thirty unreleased cover versions of the songs famously heard on the airwaves of the legendary Dr Demento show. The album is hosted by Dr. Demento himself and features guest ID spots and bumper segments to create an unconventional take on Dr. Demento‘s radio show.

You can stream William Shatner‘s cover version of The Cramps‘s Garbageman here

Dr. Demento Covered In Punk can be pre-ordered here

Weird Al Yankovic And Osaka Popstar Cover Ramones Classic

Basic CMYKDr. Demento Covered In Punk is a special two-hour demented punk extravaganza, structured like one of Dr. Demento‘s original radio shows. The collection features an eclectic mix of artists from the world of classic and contemporary punk with special guest stars from film, TV and more. Beat On The Brat by Weird Al Yankovic and Osaka Popstar  is now available as an instant download with pre-orders of  the album.

Dr. Demento Covered In Punk can be pre-ordered here

You can stream Weird Al Jankovic‘s version of Beat On The Brat here

The Misfits To Appear On ‘Dr. Demento Covered In Punk’ LP

Basic CMYKJanuary 2018 will see the release of the two hour demented punk extravaganza, Dr Demento Covered In Punk. The album will feature an eclectic mix of artists including The Misfits, The Vandals, Osaka Popstar, Adam West, Joan Jett And The Blackhearts, William Shatner, Shonen Knife and many more, who contribute over thirty unreleased cover versions of the songs famously heard on the airwaves of the legendary Dr Demento show. The album is hosted by Dr. Demento himself and features guest ID spots and bumper segments to create an unconventional take on Dr. Demento‘s radio show.

You can stream William Shatner‘s cover version of The Cramps‘s Garbageman here

Dr. Demento Covered In Punk can be pre-ordered here

Osaka Popstar Release ‘Christmas In The Loony Bin’

osaka-popstar-xmasThe latest release by Osaka Popstar is a unique new rendering of the obscure cut, Christmas in the Loony Bin, written by indie music icon Daniel Johnston, the original version of the song appeared on his 1988 self-released cassette album, Merry Christmas. The current line up of Osaka Popstar features their ever present frontman John Cafiero, along with Dean Rispler (The Dictators, Voluptuous Horror of Karen Black) on Guitar and Bass, and Jon Wurster (Bob Mould, Superchunk, The Mountain Goats) on drums.

The new digital single is available on all digital music platforms and can streamed here

There is also a limited edition signed Holiday card with download available here