Why is the Midwest considered the bastion of normalcy? Think about it -- all that exposure to Bible Belters and the so-called moral majority is bound to warp anyone's mind. Not only is America's heartland a favorite breeding ground for serial killers, but creative types bloom there, too. Weirdos born and bred in the middle of the country include the Flaming Lips, Brainiac, Rick Nielsen; even diverse weirdos like Andy Prieboy and Axl Rose -- both Midwestern transplants. And now, from Norman, Oklahoma, comes an odd little pop group called the... More >>>