Entries Tagged as 'music'

Tuesday, March 13th, 2018

Reggie Watts: Humor in Music

Reggie ‘Wait?’ Watts is a master of music-infused comedy and if you need proof then just take a watch of this video featuring him wowing the PopTech audience with his mastery and his scratching skills. He’s the sort of comedian you could watch and listen to until your mind collapses from old age or your [...]

Monday, March 12th, 2018

You Don’t Have to be Religious to Enjoy this Harmony Sung at a Bar Mitzvah

Whatever your attitudes are towards religion you can’t deny that it has some great melodies. Proof of that is this Shira choir singing at a Bar Mitzvah in Williamsburg, New York which is wonderfully rhythmic and the perfect music to let you escape the stresses of the day.

Thursday, March 8th, 2018

The Life Of A Geriatric is Rapped in this Amusing Song

It’s often said that although we all get old, you get to a certain age and you stay that age in your mind—so even when you become an octogenarian you still think you’re 35. YouTuber Offkey Steve raps about that paradox in his comedic song ‘The Life of a Geriatric Rap’ where we see an [...]

Wednesday, March 7th, 2018

The Pixies’ ‘Where Is My Mind’ Covered by Howling Dogs and Other Animals

If you’re a fan of The Pixies rather excellent track ‘Where Is My Mind’ which is the song that plays out Fight Club if you didn’t know, then you’re going to very much enjoy this video. It features a bunch of howling dogs and screeching cats recut to sound like they’re all singing along to [...]

Thursday, March 1st, 2018

Bizarre Music Video Gets Meta as Director Inserts Himself into the Story

This music video is very meta indeed. It’s directed by Keith Schofield for musicians Stylo G and Jacob Plant. It starts off with a weird premise, a world where people who have no legs sees a bunch of guys chasing a pair of women’s legs—it’s then revealed that this is in fact just a [...]

Thursday, February 22nd, 2018

Binkbeats Performs a Very Unusual Cover of Aphex Twin’s “Windowlicker”

Now this isn’t just your standard cover track, that’s not how Binkbeats works. Hailing from the Netherlands he covers electronic artists like Amon Tobin and Flying Lotus with the performance all achieved in one long take. This cover of Aphex Twin’s “Windowlicker” is unmistakably the same song, but it’s also a little different too.

Tuesday, February 13th, 2018

A Multi-instrumentalist On the Acoustics of PVC Pipes

Nicolas Bras is a multi-instrumentalist who shows in this video that you don’t necessarily need expensive musical instruments to create incredible sounds. Bras explores the sounds and musical possibilities that can be created from raw materials, diverted objects, and recycled materials.

Monday, February 12th, 2018

The Controversial Rise of Blackpool Grime

When you think of grime music you usually associate it with London, but that doesn’t mean to say that’s all there is to it. In this 30 minute documentary from Noisey they look at the emergence of the grime scene in Blackpool, the seaside town in the north of England. But rather than black [...]

Friday, January 26th, 2018

Watch the Original Version of LA Hardcore Punk Doc ‘The Slog Movie’

It’s been described as a film version of a fanzine and here it’s presented in its original Super-8 version as it documents the early 1980s Los Angeles hardcore punk scene. The film was shot over about a year and captures some historical So Cal punk moments, including Henry Rollins’ first show with Black Flag, West [...]

Thursday, January 18th, 2018

A Pest Controller Has to Deal with a Unique and Troubling Infestation

If your job is to go around people’s house and exterminate unwanted bugs, chances are you’re going to bear witness to some troubling and nasty sights. But nothing can prepare you for what this poor woman has had to endure. Her house has become overrun with…musicians. Yep, in this sketch from Nocturnal Emissions they amusingly [...]

Sunday, December 31st, 2017

Guy Photoshops Himself Singing into Stock Photos

Stock photos have really come into their own in the age of photo and video editing software, as it means the straight-laced poses of the models can be used very creatively. And that’s what’s happening in this video by MysteryGuitarMan who has placed himself singing in stock photos, making for very amusing results.