Today on Swackett :: Born to Peep

Swackett salutes Bruce Frederick Joseph Springsteen, an American singer-songwriter and musician best known for his work with the E Street Band. (born September 23)

#brucespringsteen #theboss #youbeenpeeped

Peep Artist:  Aaron Greer
Original Broadcast Date:  September 23, 2012

Today on Swackett :: The Wonders

The Wonders, you’ve been peeped!

Swackett salutes The Wonders — the fictional band from the feature film That Thing You Do

Wily band manager Mr. White (Tom Hanks) helps a small town band from Lake Erie, Pennsylvania achieve big time success when they release a Beatles-style pop song in 1964. 

#thewonders #thatthingyoudo #tomhanks #swackettapp #YouBeenPeeped

Peep Artist:  Aaron Greer
Art Director: C. Scott Gilbert
Broadcast Date:  June 4, 2014

Today on Swackett :: Bruno Mars

Bruno Mars, you’ve been peeped!

Swackett salutes Peter Gene Hernandez, known professionally as Bruno Mars, an American singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, record producer, and dancer. (born October 8th)

He is known for his stage performances, retro showmanship — and a spectacular Super Bowl Half-Time performance.

brunomars #swackettapp #youbeenpeeped

Peep Artist: Aaron Greer
Art Director: C. Scott Gilbert
Original Broadcast Date: October 08, 2018

Today on Swackett :: M. C. Escher

M. C. Escher, you’ve been peeped!

Swackett remembers Maurits Cornelis Escher, a Dutch graphic artist who created mathematically inspired woodcuts, lithographs, and mezzotints.  (born June 17)

Better known as M. C. Escher, this gifted artist created intricate mezzotints that featured impossible constructions, explorations of infinity, architecture, and tessellations.

#mcescher #swackettapp #youbeenpeeped

Peep Artist: Michael A. Zug
Art Director: C. Scott Gilbert
Original Broadcast Date:  July 21, 2012

Today on Swackett :: Audrey Hepburn

Audrey Hepburn, you’ve been peeped!

Swackett remembers Audrey Hepburn, a British actress and humanitarian. Born as Audrey Kathleen Ruston in Ixelles, Brussels, she rose to stardom in the romantic comedy Roman Holiday (1953), alongside Gregory Peck. She was the first actress to win an Oscar, a Golden Globe Award, and a BAFTA Award for a single performance.

Recognized as a film and fashion icon, she was ranked by the American Film Institute as the third-greatest female screen legend in Golden Age Hollywood. (born May 4th)

#audreyhepburn #hollywood #swackettapp #youbeenpeeped

Peep Artist: Aaron Greer
Art Director: C. Scott Gilbert
Original Broadcast Date: May 4, 2017

Today on Swackett :: Rattle and Peep

Bono, you’ve been peeped! (The Edge, too!)

Swackett salutes U2’s Paul David Hewson best known by his stage name Bono;  an Irish singer, musician, and humanitarian. (born May 10th)

#swackettapp #peepoftheday #Bono #U2 #TheEdge #Paul David Hewson #YouBeenPeeped

Peep Artist: Michael A. Zug
Art Director: C. Scott Gilbert
Original Broadcast Date: May 08, 2015

Today on Swackett :: Peep Men

Donald Draper, you’ve been peeped!

Swackett salutes a period drama about one of New York’s most prestigious ad agencies at the beginning of the 1960s: Mad Men. The series focused on one of the firm’s most mysterious but extremely talented ad executives, Donald Draper.

Set in 1960s New York, Don Draper struggles to stay on top of the heap in the high-pressure world of Madison Avenue advertising firms. Aside from being one of the top ad men in the business, Don is also a family man, the father of young children.

#swackettapp #peepoftheday #MadMen #DonaldDraper #YouBeenPeeped

Peep Artist: Michael A. Zug
Art Director: C. Scott Gilbert
Broadcast Date: July 19, 2011

Today on Swackett :: John F. Kennedy

President Kennedy, sir — you’ve been peeped!

Swackett remembers John Fitzgerald Kennedy, commonly known as “Jack” — or by his initials JFK. He was the 35th President of the United States.

President Kennedy served at the height of the Cold War, and the majority of his work as president concerned relations with the Soviet Union and Cuba. He served from January 1961 until he was assassinated on November 22, 1963. 

#JFK #johnfkennedy #swackettapp  #YouBeenPeeped

Peep Artist: Aaron Greer
Art Director: C. Scott Gilbert
Original Broadcast Date: November 22, 2017

Today on Swackett :: Washington’s Crossing

Swackett salutes George Washington — the first President of the United States, the commander-in-chief of the Continental Army during the American Revolutionary War, and one of the Founding Fathers of the United States.

This special Swackett Easter Egg depicts George Washington’s crossing of the Delaware River, which occurred on the night of December 25–26, 1776. 

Certified Swackett Signature Peep Art #signaturepeep

#swackettapp #georgewashington #YouBeenPeeped

Peep Artist:  Michael A. Zug
Art Director: C. Scott Gilbert
Broadcast Date:  December 25, 2014