The Top 10 Songs of: 1993

Kieran Moore – If I’m not careful I’m in danger of repeating myself this week even more than usual, but as each year rumbles on I’m getting more and more impressed with the quality entertainment that was being produced by The Jim Henson Company after Jim’s death. I don’t know if it was in a bid…

Muppet Guys Talking Q&A

Jarrod Fairclough – It seems the South by Southwest film festival was dominated by Frank Oz’s new Muppet documentary, Muppet Guys Talking.  The reviews so far are phenomenal, and it seems like there’s a real treat coming out way. After the premiere, Frank, Fran Brill, Dave Goelz, Bill Barretta and producer (and Frank’s wife) Victoria Labalme sat…

A Sesame Streetcar Named Maguire

Jarrod Fairclough – Lately it seems like the cast of Sesame Street have been allowed to go a little wild on different sites, and today is no different as they read classic lines from classic films thanks to Vanity Fair. Watch below as Abby shows off her best evil laugh, Oscar suggests a bigger boat, and Elmo and…

Frankly, The Muppets Need Frank

Jarrod Fairclough – Recently I suggested that Disney should hand the keys to The Muppets over to the performers for a moment, to see what these creative minds could conjure up when left alone with no constraints.  It’s a statement I still stand by, however with the recent premiere of the new documentary Muppet Guys Talking,…

We Interviewed Elmo!

Jarrod Fairclough – If you follow Elmo on Facebook and Twitter, you may know that he’s currently in Australia to promote Season 47 of Sesame Street.  Well, we were lucky enough to get to hang out with him while he was in Melbourne! Watch below as Elmo and I talk slang terms, bunnies and impressions, and…

The Top 10 Songs of: 1992

Kieran Moore – If you ask a layperson (i.e. someone who doesn’t know the names of Kermit’s aunts and uncles in Muppets at Walt Disney World) what their favorite Muppet production is you’ll likely get one of two responses – “Wow, You’re a Cartoonist” or “Little Muppet Monsters”. Such is the great cultural impact of these…