Entries Tagged as 'music'

Sunday, May 21st, 2017

Why Rappers Love Grey Poupon

So it turns out that rappers really really like fancy Dijon mustard brand Grey Poupon, it’s their favorite condiment. How did it get this way? Well Vox video producer Estelle Caswell delves into how it came to be. It seems it was first mentioned in 1992 on the single “East Coast” and quickly spread through [...]

Friday, May 19th, 2017

FPS Video Game Weapons Are Turned into an Awesome Remix

Eclectic Method, who is a master of making music from the most unlikely of samples, teamed up with Gamerdisco for his latest remix. To create this they used only weapon sounds from first-person shooter video games. These included sound FX from The Last Word hand gun from Destiny, the guns from GoldenEye 007, the Needler [...]

Wednesday, May 17th, 2017

Pink Floyd Exhibition ‘Their Mortal Remains’ Opens in London

As a band Pink Floyd have created many an iconic album, from Wish You Were Here to The Dark Side of The Moon. But as well as their iconic studio albums they’re also renowned for their legendary live performances, featuring all many of props and crazy stage designs. All this and more is contained in [...]

Monday, May 15th, 2017

Korean Pop Star PSY is Back With New Viral Music Video for ‘New Face’

This year will be the fifth anniversary of ‘Gangnam Style’ PSY’s smash hit song that gathered over a billion views on YouTube. And just recently PSY released his eighth studio album, 4×2=8, along with two viral-primed music videos for the dual singles ‘New Face’ and ‘I Luv It.’ This is the video for the former [...]

Monday, May 8th, 2017

How to Make Techno in Just 6 Easy Steps

Making techno music may seem daunting and difficult for the uninitiated, but don’t let that put you off. Because as this video proves it is in fact very easy, indeed. And this ‘how to’ guide will show you just how easy it is by breaking it down into just 6 simple steps. Firstly you’ll need [...]

Friday, April 28th, 2017

Blackalicious’ ‘Alphabet Aerobics’ Sung in Cartoon Voices

Blackalicious’ ‘Alphabet Aerobics’ is a classic of hip hop, it’s also a favorite when it comes to covers. Mainly because being able to rap it is a feat in itself, but how about this for impressive. Los Angeles-based comedian and impressionist Mikey Bolts does his cover in the voices of classic animated characters from films, [...]

Tuesday, April 25th, 2017

Kermit the Frog Sings R Kelly’s ‘Ignition (Remix)’ in this Muppets Mashup

In the latest mashup from New York video editor Adam Schleichkorn, aka Mylo the Cat, R. Kelly’s 2002 R&B classic ‘Ignition (Remix)’ is sung by Kermit the Frog. But not only that, it also features plenty of cameos from other Muppets too, including Miss Piggy. And the whole thing seems to suit Kermit really well. [...]

Friday, April 21st, 2017

Watch the Amazing New Music Video for The New Cassius Track

French house music legends Cassius have a neat new music video for their infectious single ‘Go Up’ which features vocals from Cat Power and Pharrell Williams. The track is from the Ibifornia album and directed by Alexandre Courtès which provides some trippy visuals to go with the song’s upbeat sounds.

Monday, April 17th, 2017

You’ll Desperately Need Some Fika After Watching This Music Video

You might not know what fika is, but after watching this music video from Swedish duo Go Royal you’ll want to try it. The pair rap and sing and ponder whether fika might unite us all and bring about world peace. Fika is a Swedish concept and basically means to have drink some coffee, accompanied [...]

Sunday, March 26th, 2017

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 [...]

Tuesday, March 21st, 2017

Tom & Jerry Do Drum & Bass in this Eclectic Method Video

Think of the greats of Drum & Bass and you think of names like Goldie, Roni Size, Grooverider, Tom and Jerry…Well, of course that last one being a cartoon cat and mouse isn’t something you would think of in terms of DnB music. But that’s exactly what remix artist Eclectic Method has done in this [...]

Sunday, March 12th, 2017

‘Can I Get a Box?’—A Hilarious Song About Diners Asking for a Takeaway Box

Joy Brooker is a comedian who’s spent some time as a waitress. A waitress in an area where there’s a lot of rich white people and one of the things that rubbed off on her is the way the women talk. She says it’s all very “valley girl” and so she decided to make a [...]