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What’s rocking the TFT offices this week?

19 March 2004

We doff our plastic hats to Lego Goes to Hollywood for their admirable recreation of Michael Jackson’s Thriller video – the full-length John Landis version. Some 76 hours of stop-motion fun distilled into 14 minutes of Lego werewolves and satanic laughter. (Note: we meant “admirable” in the sense you might admire Rain Man for remembering the phonebook).

We are frustrated with The Smoking Gun for not yet adding Vanessa Mae fan David Martin to its list of starlet stalkers. It has the restraining orders for Masahiko Shizawa and Eric Leon Christian (Britney and Janet Jackson), but nothing yet for David, who is forbidden from entering London – a measure designed to stop him updating his loving logbook on Mike Batt’s prodigy.

And we found out why Merzbow released a CD which had a limited edition release sealed into a Mercedes. Label boss Anders Broman had a Merc 230 that the police said had to be moved, and he rejigged it so that it played their stabs of guitar noise whenever the car was running. Apparently a CD released in an old 747 is next.



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