Muppet Retro Reviews: Kermit Unpigged

Kyle Mahoney – The same year as Muppet Classic Theatre was released, Jim Henson Records released its last album entitled Kermit Unpigged, a pun on the commonly used phrase “unplugged,” meaning acoustic. This album had the Muppets singing duets with various 90s celebrities. The album has a storyline to it, similar to Bert and Ernie’s Sing Along (1975).…

THE MUPPETS Original Soundtrack Review

 THE MUPPETS ORIGINAL MOVIE SOUNDTRACK Review by Ryan Dosier This article contains detailed information on the soundtrack for The Muppets. If you wish to remain completely unspoiled on the movie or its songs, you may want to hold off on reading this article until sometime next week.  Ryan Dosier – On November 21st, The Muppets…

Another Look at "The Green Album"

Muppets: The Green Album – Riding Up the Down Elevator  Green Album Fan-Drawn Cover by Danny Beckwith Catherine Edwards – Some of you younger fans will never know the stunned surprise of listening to elevator music that has been made out of—gasp!—all the cool songs that you sang along with/danced to when you were young,…

Why The Muppets Make Everything Better

Following a week of soul searching, beginning with an ebbing Moopet fandom, taken over by obsessive Muppet fans and count-downs, exploring the world if Muppet-tributes and then fastening on the works of the band OK Go…I have now returned full circle to a love of everything Muppety — the humour, the randomness, the heart, the…

A Musical Rotating Rain Barrow?

Morning all. It is I, the British Correspondent. As you are no doubt aware, my loyalties are flexible. I have been prepared in the past (semi-recent past) to abandon my Muppet Passion for a Moopet Fandom. But now I have realised the error of my ways……and become a fan of OK GO. BREAKING NEWS EDIT:…

Ask the iPod: Sesame Street Edition

On days when I find myself in need of a good cheering up, I take some advice from Sesame Street and I sing a song. Heck, there’s even a song on Sesame Street called “It Feels Good When You Sing a Song.” Well, I’m sort of applying that song to today’s post. I’m a wee…