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Archive for November, 2011


Top 8 Comedy Albums Of 2011

2011 has been a great year for comedians; even better, it’s been a great year for us, the fans. From standout albums (see this list) to television (think Louie C.K. […]


Jimmy Pardo’s 3rd Annual Pardcast-A-Thon

Jimmy Pardo has been a stand-up comic for more than 20 years and none of it ever came easy. He isn’t on sitcoms or selling out stadiums, even though, after […]


Interview With Body Language

What might the synergy of 1970s soul and funk yield if they could be combined with the principles of ever-resilient 80s electro, and just a touch of a crooner’s burnished […]


RACES – All For You

This three song digital EP from RACES is a precursor to the bands debut full length Year of the Witch coming out in March 2012.  The first two songs are […]


SO Disco: Penguin Prison – Don’t F*** With My Money

[youtube width=”450″ height=”350″]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=79NkaHZmrrs[/youtube] If you’re a fan of New York disco, or have any 80’s nostalgia, then you will no doubt be a fan of Chris Glover, aka Penguin Prison. […]


Marcel The Shell

Marcel The Shell is just one of my favorite things. It’s sweet, innocent, sincere, cute, wistful, funny, warming, and just all around wonderful (along with making your favorite adjectives fall […]


Win VIP Tickets To Young The Giant In Dallas 11/16 & 11/17

We are giving away two VIP tickets to both Young The Giant shows this Wednesday and Thursday in Dallas. Windows Phone has been putting on shows that include Matt & […]


Aaron Frisby | Party Animals

We’re really excited about SO favorite Aaron Frisby and his new series Party Animals. I mean what are these baboons up to? Trouble, I think. Two I imagine with heavy […]


“Parker & Maggie” Creator Jenna Laurenzo

Web series are all the craze, but just because many exist right now doesn’t mean all are good. Luckily we do get some that are just plain charming. Like Jenna […]


Isabel Greenberg: Love In A Very Cold Climate

Isabel Greenberg is an illustrator and graphic novelist very much on the rise. Having graduated from the University of Brighton in 2010 she has since been involved in two Nobrow […]


Site Submission: Shillustrations

What do you get when you leave with a pen for too long? According to one artist, who would like to be unnamed in hopes to develop a batman like […]