Web Video: Todd in the Shadows
Don't you recognize him?
"I don't make these videos because I hate pop music, I do it because I LOVE pop music."Todd Nathanson
is a former YouTube
-based reviewer, now featured on Channel Awesome
, who focuses his snarking on pop music. Combines legitimate complaints with humorous observations and Shout Outs
. Also, he always obscures his face in his videos.
A frequent "Special Guest
" on Pushing Up Roses
' "Let's Play
Shorties". Todd normally appears on Roses' Let's Plays of Edutainment
PC games from the early 90s. He also has frequent cameo roles in The Nostalgia Chick
's videos, which he often also helps write. Apart from his normal Todd's Pop Song Reviews
series, he also does a show called One Hit Wonderland
, where he looks at One-Hit Wonder
artists' careers, their one hit song and analyzes whether or not they had more musical talent than their one hit would imply, and a new show, Cinemadonna
, which he acknowledges is his version of Disneycember where he covers the entire filmography of Madonna
His old videos can be found on his YouTube account here,
while his Channel Awesome output can be found here.note
They even have transcripts!
account can be found here.
There is also a FAQ
, detailing Todd's opinions on artists, songs and other stuff and a Facebook page.
For a list of songs (and other videos) Todd has done, see Todd In The Shadows List
. All tropes regarding Todd himself go to the character sheet
Tropes invoked by Todd in the Shadows in his reviews: