Bret McKenzie wrote all of the songs from "The Muppets" and now he's nominated for an Oscar! He's pretty much our favorite import from New Zealand since Frodo Baggins.
John Roy is a born-and-bred Chicagoan. We hope he tags his jokes by growling "That's the Chicago way!" in a bad-ass Scottish burr.
Super-duper buzz band Alabama Shakes are making their TV debut with us. Their forthcoming album is called Boys & Girls, which smartly appeals to their 3 main demo groups: boys, girls, and ampersands.
Martin Short has given the world Ed Grimley, Ned Nederlander, & Jiminy Glick. As far as we're concerned, he's as big a hero as Jonas Salk, only with less needles.
Psychedelic rockers Dr. Dog have a new album, Enter the Void. And in case you're wondering, we're still working on our Domino's Pizza tribute album, Enter the Noid.
London-based pop-rockers Graffiti6 have a new album called Colours. That extra U is the typographical equivalent of driving on the left side of the road; it lets you know they're super-English!