Category Archives: Music

Every kind of sound imaginable.

The 1982 hit ‘I Ran (So Far Away)’ by dubiously coiffed Luverpudlian new wavers A Flock Of Seagulls, enhanced with an original heavy metal guitar riff performed by Andy Rehfeldt.

They haven’t run away, you know.

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Remixer DJ Cummerbund blends Depeche Mode, The Turtles, Britney Spears, Gunhild Carling, King Kong Bundy and Randy “Macho Man” Savage into a strangely pleasing and harmonious cocktail.

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The Mercurial skills of Marc Martel (who did some of the vocal work on the film ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’).

Martel is currently touring with a Queen tribute band and released an album of Queen covers last year.

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A new one-stop database of Prince gifs (searchable by album and song) from GIPHY in association with Paisley Park and Prince’s estate.

Because Prince.

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‘Yuve Yuve Yu’ – The Hu

Give it a minute to get going.

The tradcore stylings of Mongolian metallers The Hu Band, who combine Western rock played on traditional instruments like the horsehead fiddle [morin khuur], Jew’s Harp [tumin khuur] and Mongolian guitar [tovshuur]) with Tuvan throat singing.

Mmm. Pitchy.

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