Attended New York University with Christopher Guest
. Began writing songs with Guest. Guest and McKean were part of "Our Lady of Food and Maritime," a psychedelic rock and roll band, while they lived in Greenwich Village. The band was named after two churches.
1 Interview |
1 Article |
2 Pictorials |
The Credibility Gap | Michael McKeen | David St. Hubbins | Spinal Tap
6' (1.83 m)
Did You Know?
[describing how he and wife Annette O'Toole
go about writing a song's music and lyrics] When we've done it - and this sounds like I'm talking about sex, doesn't it? - we've done it every way you can.
Began his career in Pittsburgh while a student at Carnegie Mellon University. David L. Lander
was a fellow student at CMU and their partnership grew after graduation as part of the comedy group The Credibility Gap with comedian Harry Shearer
in Los Angeles. McKean and Lander's breakthrough came in 1976 when they were cast as Lenny and Squiggy on Laverne & Shirley
(1976). The twosome were ...