But, as Tech N9ne has found, success doesn't always shield you from loss, setbacks and jealousy. We're going to party the pain away." And Special Effects is the perfect elixir – for Tech N9ne and for the rest of us.
It all adds up to one of rap's best success stories. But in the midst of all that sadness and upset and madness, I'm still going to find a way to celebrate, to say thank you to my fans.At Der Schlupfwinkel Speiseplatz, a waiter, a dominatrix and her kept man discover at the same hilarious moment that they are all dating each other.In Ernesto’s Cantina, a hill bandit and his rival battle for the hand of the beautiful Rosalinda.And at the Star-Lite Diner, a waitress pines for her true love and gets a little help from Cupid in making her dreams come true.“Genuinely heartwarming…an undercurrent of unrequited love pierces the often blistering, breakneck comedy and creates moments of surprising seriousness and sentimentality…distinctive, tuneful, and highly memorable…” The mission of Scaffolding Theatre Company is to produce musicals uniting experienced musical theatre performers with promising novices, accompanied by professional musicians, with a focus on process as much as product. COM “When we founded the company, we wanted to tap into our backgrounds as educators and infuse our work with a sense of “scaffolding” – that is, a solid foundation of practicality upon which is a constant layering of artistry and growth,” say founders Justin Lucero and Megan Mc Queen.Coathanga Strangla re-introduces listeners to the not so nice but strangely sympathetic guy they met on Lynch's 2010 album Dinner and a Movie.The "autocratic automatic reaper" instantly joined the entertainment biz pantheon of indelible killers like Mannibalector's cinematic predecessor, Silence Of The Lambs sicko Hannibal Lector.While he was reflecting upon her passing, he thought about the artwork of his K. As Tech N9ne revisited his artwork, he and producer Seven realized he was now metaphorically covered by this film.The results were "Shroud," one of Special Effects' most emotional songs."We're playing with music, letting people know that we got this," Tech N9ne says."What it turned into, after my mom passed June 6, 2014, we still kept the same thing of affecting the music and the beats, but it got real serious, man." Tech N9ne gets serious in each section of Special Effects, which is broken into 10 portions (each of which has its own subdivision), starting with "Sunday Morning" and running through the entire week before concluding with another "Sunday" installment and an "Encore." The "Wednesday" section is dedicated to lyricism and features a collaboration Tech N9ne's been working on since 1999.