Tag Archives: robert burke warren

Popped Culture : Solutions for Oncoming Political Darkness

The Weeklings editors, staff, and various contributors take turns answering the one question that matters most. Continue reading




Posted in Popped Culture | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Fender Jazz

I had only recently discovered the glories of a naked body entwined with mine and, like every sex neophyte since time began, I had figured nothing would ever compare. I was wrong.




Continue reading




Posted in Appreciations, Memoir, Monday Rock City, Music, Popped Culture, Popular Culture, Sex, The Arts | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

The Most Revealing Prince Video

The most revealing Prince video. Watch it while you can.




Continue reading




Posted in Current Events, Music, Popped Culture, The Arts | Tagged , , , | 6 Comments

Prince, Todd, RuPaul, & Me

Prince and I did not get off, so to speak, on the good foot. While he would ultimately influence me ā€“ both personally and musically ā€“ as much as Bowie or the Beatles (my Trinity), his presence initially challenged the most important friendship of my life. Then, it cemented that friendship, and led to funk nā€™ roll adventures alongside a superstar-in-exile named RuPaul.




Continue reading




Posted in Current Events, Memoir, Music, Popped Culture, Sex, Soul Seduction, The Arts, The Weeklings, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | 8 Comments

Welcome Thieves: An Appreciation

Our own Robert Burke Warren waxes on about Sean Beaudoin’s stellar, rockin’ Welcome Thieves.




Continue reading




Posted in Appreciations, Humor, Literature, Matters of Faint Import, Memoir, The Weeklings, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

The Hippie Angel

Robert Burke Warren’s Yuletide of death, porn, and a hippie angel.




Continue reading




Posted in Christmas, Humor, Memoir, Monday Rock City, Popped Culture, Popular Culture, Sex, The Arts, The Weeklings | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

My Rock & Roll Paris

I was in the land where the creators are revered; Paris greets artists with an affection so strong it gives an energy boost, life force, enabling one to go back to the blank space with faith, with no fear. And indeed, I was not afraid. I was the opposite of afraid.




Continue reading




Posted in Literature, Memoir, Monday Rock City, Music, Popped Culture, Popular Culture, The Weeklings, Uncategorized | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

My Audition for the Ramones

Music editor Robert Burke Warren takes us back to his 1989 audition for The Ramones.




Continue reading




Posted in Humor, Memoir, Monday Rock City, Music, The Arts, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

The Job of a Lifetime

Former Christmas tree salesman/child wrangler/fire escape painter Robert Burke Warren realizes the day jobs are a significant part of the story.




Continue reading




Posted in Humor, Memoir, Monday Rock City, Music, Rock and Roll Coffee, The Arts, The Weeklings, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment