6 thoughts on “Kathy McCarty – Rocketship

  1. hiiragizawa says:

    Wow. I thought it was created just for Futurama. The way how they sing the “Rocketship” part is really futurama-esque. It really fits into Futurama. The rest of the song is… okay I guess. lol

    Like

  2. avi says:

    Actually, this is a cover of an original song by Daniel Johnston, “rocket ship” from the album Yip Jump Music…. great song and great album, check it out.
    I’ve recently really gotten into his music and was very pleasantly surprised when I heard it used in Bender’s Game.
    Apparently Matt Groening is a huge Daniel Johnston fan and he originally wanted to use this song as the theme song to futurama but diddn’t. (according to wikipedia)

    Daniel Johnston…. also, there was recently a documentary released about him called “the devil and daniel johnston” check it out..

    that is all.

    Like

  3. avi says:

    I thought Kathy Mccarty looked familiar and I was right. It turns out that she was a longtime friend of Daniel and released a tribute album to him. There are a few interviews with her on the documentary….. not like any of you care anyway.
    …time to get back to work :/

    Like

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.