Wow, based on last night’s Grammy Award telecast, the music biz has found a new look, and it’s Black Lantern all the way! Most performers dressed in dark, or gunmetal, with lots of metallics — hell even Dave Matthews looked like he stepped out of a SAW movie, which is a sure sign of the apocalypse. In keeping with the SF vibe, production numbers are huge and elaborate. It’s not enough to just write and sing the songs any more, you have to be an acrobat…
Or a futuristic alien from Click n’ Drag circa 1996:
The Black Eyed Peas went full-on comic book.
Is that Judge Fergie I spy?
Beyonce came out with a full battalion of some kind of death troopers behind her, but we couldn’t find a picture of it. and courtesy of io9’s own futistic Grammy galery, here’s a look at her Imperial Guard retainers:
Luckily. The Jonas Brothers came as characters from a Gilbert Hernandez comic:
And while you can rejoice that there will always be a fat guy in a knit cap…
The sad reality is that some poor victim is always going to have to sit behind Lady Gaga’s headpiece and miss ALL the action.