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Macaulay Culkin is in a pizza-themed Velvet Underground cover band

Kevin McAllister is in a band called the Pizza Underground. Seriously.

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EVERY CHRISTMAS, WHEN WE look back at the seasonal films of yesteryear, we stop and have a little think about Macaulay Culkin.

Where is he now? Is he doing all right?

Well he hasn’t been doing much acting lately, but he has joined a Velvet Underground cover band (he’s in the centre of the picture above) where all the songs have been re-written with references to pizza. They call themselves the Pizza Underground. Imaginative.

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Anchovy Warhol. Can it get better? Yes.

They’ve released a 9-track demo of pizza-themed tracks for $1 on Bandcamp – it was recorded live at Macaulay’s house last month. Tracks include I’m Beginning to Eat the Slice, All the Pizza Parties, and Take a Bite of the Wild Slice.

Judging from the photos of the band on their Tumblr, one of the key instruments they use is an empty pizza box.

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We’d like to say the late Lou Reed would be happy with this homage. Actually, we’re almost 100% sure he would be DELIGHTED with it. Take a bite of the wild slice, Lou.

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