Although it's already been screened in the U.S., we're not due to get season two of Flight of the Conchords here in the U.K. until May. I'm afraid I just couldn't wait that long, though, so ended up downloading the series over the internet, and by crikey it doesn't disappoint. Along with Peep Show, Summer Heights High, Extras and The IT Crowd this is one of the funniest TV comedies of the past few years, for me. We'll have to make the most of this second series of FotC, mind, as it looks like it's going to be the last. Ahh.
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Some of my favourite bits from season two: Brian the New Zealand Prime Minister, the Australian girlfriend/Australians in general as New Zealenders' nemeses, Mary Lynn Rajskub (Chloe from 24) and the Simon & Garfunkel episode, the epileptic dogs episode, Murray's friendship graph and his fort/den, and this - Jemaine and Bret's superstalker Mel's very own song!
Season 1 DVDs going cheap here and here
Ride – Firing Blanks (Unreleased Ride Recordings 1988-95) - 01 – Something’s Burning 02 – Chelsea Girl (4 Track Demo) 03 – Blue 04 – Dreams Burn Down Dub 05 – She’s So Fine 06 – New Age 07 – Tongue Tied 08 – Everybo...
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