So, this isn’t explicitly queer in the slightest, but it is a look back at Pete and Pete’s awesome soundtrack and musical guest stars (including Iggy Pop, Michael Stipe, Debbie Harry, and Kate Pierson from the B-52′s)! There’s a lot of Youtube links and a lot of fun facts that I personally didn’t know, and I am fairly knowledgeable on Pete and Pete trivia.
But also, this is a really important look back at a show that made good music and music that wasn’t dumbed down for the show’s target age group a priority. Pete and Pete was a weird and wonderful show that sadly could never get made now.
when S.H.I.E.L.D need subjects for genetic modification tests to try and create super-human beings, they turn to a small village in England to ensure minimum exposure of the top secret project. But with an army from another realm threatening to destroy Earth, the group are introduced to the world sooner then expected.