SummaryIn the year 2776, an alien from space (Martha Plimpton) comes to Earth and visits the President of the United States (Will Forte) and his ill-fated bodyguard (Aubrey Plaza), and after she has announced her plans to destroy the planet, we join the alien and the two White House staffers on a musical journey through America's history intended to convince her to reconsider.
ContentsAmerica, we're good (Will Forte)
Plot song 1 (Will Forte, Aubrey Plaza, Martha Plimpton)
Escape from New York (Ashanti, Baron Vaughn, Andy Richter, Alonzo Bodden, Loaded Lux)
Farewell California (Paul Myers)
God blessed America (Patton Oswalt, Bob Margolin)
I'm cured (Aimee Mann)
Live it now (the Sklar Brothers)
Mt. Rushmore (Al Jaffee, Dick Gregory, Dick Cavett, Joe Franklin, Margaret Cho, Marc Yaffee)
Journey to anywhen (Reggie Watts, Right Said Fred, Mayim Bialik)
Welcome to America (Triumph the Insult Dog, the Rebirth Brass Band)
Therapy secession (Maria Bamford, Jonathan Katz)
Forget the Alamo (Horatio Sanz, Brian Stack, Dave Hill)
Plot song 2 (Will Forte, Aubrey Plaza, Martha Plimpton, Paul F. Tompkins)
Party on your grave (Andrew WK)
These aren't the droids (Neko Case, Kelly Hogan)
Stop the presses (Colton Dunn, Brandon Johnson, Zach Sherwin, Mike Mills)
Battle of the centuries (Will Forte, Paul F. Tompkins, Martha Plimpton, Basic Cable Band)
(I wanna) Take a nap (Joel Moss Levinson)
US v. rock n' roll (Nina Totenberg, Dahlia Lithwick)
Mole lotta love (Bobcat Goldthwait, Sally Timms)
I can do it (Martha Plimpton)
Toymageddon (Yo La Tengo, Ira Glass, Eugene Mirman)
Ooh I love that girl (P.S. I'm a zombie) (Miguelito)
Bunker bunker, burning love (Ed Helms)
Aliens, robots & viruses (Apple Sisters)
Not what the founders intended (Paul F. Tompkins, Eric Johnson)
up on top again (Mark McKinney, Scott Thompson, Bruce McCulloch, Will Arnett, Samantha Bee, Cobie Smulders, Alex Trebek, Steven Page, Craig Northey)
Finale (Will Forte, Martha Plimpton, Paul F. Tompkins).
Political satire, American.
United States -- History -- Songs and music.
United States -- History -- Humor.
|Publisher|| [Los Angeles, California] :2014
|Other Titles|| Two thousand seven hundred seventy-six
Plaza, Aubrey, 1984- performer.
Plimpton, Martha, 1970- performer.
Ashanti, 1980- performer.
Vaughn, Baron, 1980- performer.
Richter, Andy, 1966- performer.
Bodden, Alonzo, performer.
Loaded Lux, performer.
Myers, Paul, 1960- performer.
Oswalt, Patton, 1969- performer.
Margolin, Bob, performer.
Mann, Aimee, performer.
Jaffee, Al, performer.
Gregory, Dick, performer.
Cavett, Dick, performer.
Franklin, Joe, performer.
Cho, Margaret, performer.
Yaffee, Marc, performer.
Watts, Reggie, performer.
Bialik, Mayim, performer.
Smigel, Robert, 1960- performer.
Bamford, Maria, 1970- performer.
Katz, Jonathan, 1946- performer.
Sanz, Horatio, performer.
Stack, Brian, performer.
Hill, Dave, 1974- performer.
Tompkins, Paul F., performer.
W. K., Andrew (Wilkes-Krier), performer.
Case, Neko, performer.
Hogan, Kelly, performer.
Dunn, Colton, performer.
Johnson, Brandon R., 1968- performer.
Sherwin, Zach, performer.
Mills, Mike, 1958 December 17- performer.
Levinson, Joel Moss, performer.
Totenberg, Nina, performer.
Lithwick, Dahlia, performer.
Goldthwait, Bob, 1962- performer.
Timms, Sally, 1959- performer.
Glass, Ira, performer.
Mirman, Eugene, performer.
Miguelito, 1999- performer.
Helms, Ed, performer.
Johnson, Eric, 1954- performer.
McKinney, Mark, 1959- performer.
Carrot Top, 1967- performer.
McCulloch, Bruce, performer.
Arnett, Will, performer.
Bee, Samantha, performer.
Smulders, Cobie, 1982- performer.
Trebek, Alex, 1940-2020 performer.
Page, Steven, performer.
Northey, Craig, performer.
Sklar Brothers, performer.
Right Said Fred (Musical group), performer.
Rebirth Brass Band, performer.
Basic Cable Band, performer.
Yo La Tengo (Musical group), performer.
Apple Sisters, performer.
Musical comedy anthology.
All selections previously unreleased.
Lyrics and liner notes by George Saunders (20 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 12 cm) inserted in container.
1 audio disc ; 4 3/4 in.