The Supersonic Kiwis

I’m still laughing my ass off to Flight of the Conchords. friend sent me a link to one of their music videos on YouTube a few weeks ago. I recognized Jemaine Clement from the offbeat film Eagle vs Shark. But I had no idea the musical pair actually did a television show about their digi-folk duo. A few minutes later it was in our Netflix queue!

The first season of the HBO series is now out on DVD and well worth your time. I recommend watching it with the subtitles turned on. Not because their Australian accents are hard to understand. Oops… I mean New Zealand…. But you’ll want to catch the lyrics, it’s subtle humor at it’s best.

Very funny stuff. I dare say it’s some of the best TV since Mr. Show.

Here’s that video I mentioned earlier…

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