Locals of Reading in England Recalls Visit of Macaulay Culkin and The Pizza Underground Rock Group One Year Ago

On May 21, people of Reading in England recalled the visit of former child star Macaulay Culkin when he and his comedy rock group The Pizza Underground for a performance at the Oakford Social Club along Blagrave Street exactly one year ago.

The Pizza Underground uses pizza boxes as their percussion instruments while people dressed as cats were among the features of the performance of Macaulay Culkin and his rock group that night as part of their UK tour last year.

The New York-based comedy rock band largely parody songs by The Velvet Underground with pizza-themed song names and lyrics, reports Get Reading of the UK.

Macaulay Culkin plays the kazoo and sings in the acoustic band. While the group was warmly received in Reading that night, the reception in other places in the UK were not as welcome. In fact, in Nottingham, they were booed by fans while on stage so the group was forced to end their performance and cut short their UK tour.

25 years since ‘Home Alone’

Speaking of trip down memory lane, it has been 25 years since Macaulay Culkin had that breakout role in “Home Alone” as a child actor. But to those who have witnessed his foray into the big screen and rather short-lived stint in Hollywood, it appears to be only just a few short years back.

2015 actually marks the 25th anniversary of Macaulay Culkin’s defining Hollywood moment through “Home Alone” as the 34-year-old was spotted sometime in March smoking and strolling all by his lonesome in New York City.

Sporting then his best grandpa suit to go with his facial hair, combat boots, and ponytail, it only showed that a lot has changed for Macaulay since “Home Alone” was released to worldwide theaters in 1990.

The “Home Alone” sequel titled “Home Alone 2: Lost in New York” followed suit two years later. Both films made money on the tills that catapulted Macaulay Culkin to child superstardom at that time.

Pink highlights

Macaulay Culkin was spotted in New York City sometime in March stepping out of a taxicab apparently for some sort of errands. And he was seen rocking some pink highlights on his hair.

Macaulay has been regarded as eccentric when it comes to his looks but he prefers it most of the time considering that he is no longer the big star that he once was when he was still a child.

Macaulay Culkin

From 1988 to 2011, the 34-year-old Macaulay Culkin has 18 film credits to his name highlighted by several blockbuster hits including the first two “Home Alone” movies, “The Good Son,” and “Richie Rich.” He has retired from acting at the age of 14.

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