Banjos, Mandolins, Voices And a Lot of Good Jokes

The Music Scene
Photo by Dale May

I’ve been a fan of Stephen Lynch’s brand of musical comedy since his first Comedy Central Presents special aired in 2000. If you’ve never seen it, Lynch uses an acoustic guitar and his impressive voice to sing about superheroes such as Immigration Dude, and to tell his little girl “why mommy’s not here anymore” through a lullaby. (Disclaimer: Even though I just mentioned superheroes and lullabies, Lynch’s humor is not for children or people who are easily offended.)

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