Neil Cicierega’s Lenny Kravitz cover has successfully gamed Google’s algorithms

You know how it is: It’s a dull, hot Saturday afternoon, and you suddenly realize you can’t remember all the words to Lenny Kravitz’s “Fly Away.” Luckily, Google is here to help you: One quick search for “Lenny Kravitz Fly Away lyrics,” later, and you’re all set, YouTube video at the ready to serve as a welcome…

This twisted album outtake smashes together Billy Joel, Green Day, and the Full House theme song

Multi-hypenate comedian Neil Cicierega excels in multiple formats, but perhaps nothing in his catalog is as resonant (or as hilarious) as his mashups. By combining Top 40 punchlines and unwanted blasts of nostalgia with warped production work and goofy juxtapositions, Cicierega gently lampoons the likes of Girl Talk…

Neil Cicierega remixes the hell out of Aaron Carter’s “That’s How I Beat Shaq”

The release of any Neil Cicierega track is always a cause for celebration. From “Crocodile Chop” to “Fly Away,” Cicierega has consistently plumbed the depths of the shameful, collective pop past to create gleeful new remixes and mashups that work equally well as parody, deconstruction, and high-end trolling. “That’s…

Learn about the races of Star Wars with this hilariously “accurate” guide

We’re not going to lie: This rundown of the various alien races of the Star Wars universe by “Mouth Sounds creator Neil Cicierega (in the guise of “GeorgeLucasFan1”) starts out pretty rough. Cicierega’s breathy nerd voice grates, and it takes a while for him to get to all the information about Woodies, Ebooks, and…