troperville

tools

toys


main index

Narrative

Genre

Media

Topical Tropes

Other Categories

TV Tropes Org
random
Kickstarter Message
TV Tropes Needs Your Help
X
Big things are happening on TV Tropes! New admins, new designs, fewer ads, mobile versions, beta testing opportunities, thematic discovery engine, fun trope tools and toys, and much more - Learn how to help here and discuss here.
View Kickstarter Project
YMMV: Daniel Johnston
  • Adorkable: Daniel Johnston is a charming person.
  • Archive Panic: The man has a giant library of released music.
  • Big Lipped Alligator Moment: Some tracks off his older albums are pretty out there, IE, Something More, from Don't Be Scared which is a 3 minute long audio collage of various noises, background chatting, etc. Also, the random keyboard fills from the Fun album.On the song "Catie", also from Fun, Dan casually burps into the microphone.
  • Crazy Awesome: He may be mad, but he is a wonderful creative individual.
  • Cult Classic: Became a cult favorite in the 1980s.
  • Mainstream Obscurity: He is possibly one of the most well known Outsider Music artists in existence and has gained some fame in alternative music circles, but you won't find him in the hit parade soon, left alone a household name with the general public.
  • The Woobie: If you read about the man's life, you'll be thankful that you have it easier.

random
TV Tropes by TV Tropes Foundation, LLC is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License.
Permissions beyond the scope of this license may be available from thestaff@tvtropes.org.
Privacy Policy
2671
46