I saw Brian Wilson and it was great or rediscovering the joy of going to shows alone — Nathan Rabin’s Happy Place

I’m glad I went there. It brought back all the feelings of escapism and elation I felt going to solo shows as a KID and I was drugged which made the experience even better.

Did you miss the Kickstarter campaign for The fractured mirror, the happy placeA 600-page opus on ALL the American movies ever made about the motion picture industry? So youyou’re in luck! You can always make the magic happen on Make it happen on https://the-fractured-mirror.backerkit.com/hosted_preorders

The joy of wasteHappy Place’s first non-“Weird Al” Yankovic-themed book is out!

To buy The Joy of Trash, The Weird Accordion to Al and the Weird Accordion to Al in paperback and hardcover and The Weird A-Coloring to Al and The Weird A-Coloring to Al: Colored-In Special Edition personally signed by me (recommended) at https://www.nathanrabin.com/shop

Or you can buy The joy of waste here and The strange A-Coloring at Al here and The strange accordion in Al here

Help secure a future for the Happy Place in uncertain times AND get some sweet merchandise by pledging to the site’s Patreon account at https://www.patreon.com/nathanrabinshappyplace We just added a bunch new levels and merchandise AND a second daily blog just for patrons!

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Elizabeth J. Harless