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Re: What are you listening to/fav type of music
« Reply #1475 on: March 11, 2018, 22:58:31 »
I've been on a bit of a remix kick lately, and Postmodern Jukebox is pretty good.  They remix current (and not so current) songs in various forms from Big Band to Motown to everything in between. 

Teaser:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HW0o_BuCqfM

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Re: What are you listening to/fav type of music
« Reply #1476 on: March 19, 2018, 12:33:13 »
What are you listening to/fav type of music 

For me, after Elvis got drafted, and before the so called "British Invasion".

This musical era has traditionally been perceived as the decline of rock and roll.

( Elvis drafted. The death of Buddy Holly, The Big Bopper and Ritchie Valens. The retirement of Little Richard. Prosecutions of Jerry Lee Lewis and Chuck Berry. The payola scandal. )

American Grafitti: "Rock and roll's been going down hill ever since Buddy Holly died."

But, some of my favorite music came out of this period. Maybe because I connect it with early childhood memories.

Doo wop. The rise of the girl groups. Phil Spector and his "Wall of Sound". The "Brill Building sound." Surf music.

Such as, "Footsteps" by Steve Lawrence.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dZJbH0c0qYY

Walkin' away from me.
Why did ya say goodbye?
Why did ya make me cry?
Now ev'ry day I wonder
Why, why, a-why, why, why, why?
Footsteps, Footsteps, Footsteps, Footsteps, Footsteps.
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Re: What are you listening to/fav type of music
« Reply #1478 on: April 06, 2018, 23:02:13 »
Interesting swing remix/retake of "Take on me" (Ah-Ha)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y5z7cYSbsFU
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Re: What are you listening to/fav type of music
« Reply #1479 on: April 12, 2018, 19:15:05 »
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Re: What are you listening to/fav type of music
« Reply #1480 on: April 12, 2018, 20:31:13 »
I've been enjoying a lot of the new talent coming up through the Canadian Indie-Folk scene: a band from Toronto named Wild Rivers has some good stuff (Heart Attack) : https://youtu.be/n3MPasiToGw

And something I listen to at work when I have the chance: WOGN (Waves of good noise)- a youtube channel of great new music. www.youtube.com/waveofgoodnoise

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Re: What are you listening to/fav type of music
« Reply #1481 on: June 02, 2018, 20:25:06 »
And now for some more weirdness from the Land of the Rising Sun: BAND-MAIKO / secret MAIKO lips
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Re: What are you listening to/fav type of music
« Reply #1482 on: August 15, 2018, 22:11:37 »
It's a bootleg upload of a stage musical.  Black Watch.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wHTpk0YOr58
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Re: What are you listening to/fav type of music
« Reply #1483 on: October 05, 2018, 19:34:32 »
Another one of those strange things impossible to categorize by usual western standards: 和楽器バンド / 千本桜

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K_xTet06SUo&feature=youtu.be

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Re: What are you listening to/fav type of music
« Reply #1484 on: October 05, 2018, 21:43:39 »
The Tokens: "The Lion Sleeps Tonight"--live video:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FGl5ReYunoY

1939 South African original:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mrrQT4WkbNE&feature=youtu.be

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Re: What are you listening to/fav type of music
« Reply #1485 on: October 06, 2018, 08:48:19 »
Old Movie Stars Dance to Uptown Funk  (timing and choreography is a bit better than the Ceremonial Guard) :pop:

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Re: What are you listening to/fav type of music
« Reply #1486 on: October 06, 2018, 11:24:22 »
Old Movie Stars Dance to Uptown Funk  (timing and choreography is a bit better than the Ceremonial Guard) :pop:

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How did you come upon this ..  Loved it.  :D

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Re: What are you listening to/fav type of music
« Reply #1487 on: October 06, 2018, 11:27:07 »
How did you come upon this ..  Loved it.  :D
Too much free time.  ;D

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Re: What are you listening to/fav type of music
« Reply #1488 on: October 27, 2018, 17:35:15 »
A little seasonal music.

SLASHSTREET BOYS - “I'LL KILL YOU THAT WAY" (OFFICIAL BACKSTREET BOYS PARODY)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oliCVn7Ic68
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Re: What are you listening to/fav type of music
« Reply #1489 on: October 27, 2018, 23:12:52 »
Steve Perry.  Journey.  Peanuts.

https://youtu.be/g_3ozCDBTew?t=18
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