Mojo Nixon's appeal comes from a riotous combination of his rockabilly-inspired adolescent humor and his disdain for icons. For the better part of 15 years, Nixon has laid his cards out on the table. It's all there in the song titles: "Debbie Gibson Is Pregnant with My Two-Headed Love Child," "Destroy All Lawyers," "Rock and Roll Hall of Lame," "Disney Is the Enemy" and the classic "Stuffing Martha's Muffin" (about former MTV VJ Martha Quinn). And in his fake run for president he used the slogan "Put Another Nixon in the White House: Mojo Ain't No Dick." One part revival preacher, two parts liquor-fueled rock maniac, Nixon is the kind of guy who's great at parties, but you don't want him as a houseguest. He may have worked with John Doe, Dave Alvin and Jello Biafra, but he's twisted enough to blame Elvis for giving us the Bermuda Triangle ("Elvis... More >>>
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To paraphrase the Dead Milkmen: If your holiday ain't got no Mojo Nixon, then your holiday could use some fixin'.