Public Displays Of Frustration
There are few musicians I admire and enjoy listening to more than “Weird Al” Yankovic. His newest album, Mandatory Fun, came out last week, and he’s currently in the process of premiering eight songs and videos from it over eight consecutive days.
The first song he released from Mandatory Fun was “Tacky,” which is a parody of Pharrell’s “Happy.” It’s a decent song, not his best, but definitely not his worst. What’s uniquely special about it, though, is the accompanying music video, which was done with a single camera in one take.
The point of mentioning all this is to inform you that “Weird Al” was on Conan last week. He not only performed “Tacky,” he once again did it in one spectacular take while walking through Conan‘s backstage: