Category Archives: Music

Video Fun: Bill Murray sings Bob Dylan


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From the film ST VINCENT, Bill Murray sings Bob Dylan.

What’s not to love?

 

The Top 25 Best Selling Singles of ALL TIME. (OF ALL TIME!)


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If a song has sold over one million copies, it’s considered a “great selling single”.

And one would think that you would know every single song that would be considered a TOP SELLING SINGLE OF ALL TIME, right?

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What do Bob Dylan, Prince, Bruce Springsteen, and Justin Timberlake have in common?


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Do you have a favorite musician?

Of course you do.

And if it was a one-hit or two-hit wonder (Chumbawumba or Men Without Hats come to mind), you’re often finding yourself in drunken esoteric arguments over why you enjoy their music so much.

How underrated these bands were.

How awesome it would be if you could get them to play at your wedding some day.

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Video Fun: The Sesame Street theme song / Good Vibrations mashup


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Here’s a fun one for you.

Watch KASABIAN sing their own mashup of the Theme Song to Sesame Street with The Beach Boys’ GOOD VIBRATIONS.

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Name That Tune: The One Second edition


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How well do you know your music?

You claim that you listen to the radio because you love to hear songs and not people talking, so it’s time to put your money where your mouth is.
Name That Tune
Name That Tune
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Top Ten Record Albums Worth the Most Money


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How many of you still own some vinyl? (Record albums, for those of you who don’t remember, are how people listened to music before cassette tapes or CDs came along)

And of the albums you own, which one do you feel is the rarest? The most expensive for you to have to replace, if you were able to hunt a copy down somewhere?

The Quarrymen - The Band that started The Beatles
The Quarrymen – The Band that started The Beatles

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Video Fun: Mario Got Back


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Because nothing says “awesome” like a hip-hop song from 1992 getting remixed into something much more carnival-y.

We can listen to this all day.
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Video Fun: Eminem vs Smash Mouth “All Star Shady”


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We know you love mashups as much as we do.

Here’s one that takes Eminiem’s THE REAL SLIM SHADY and mashes it up against Smash Mouth’s ALL STAR to create ALL STAR SHADY.

Enjoy!
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When the guy in the band needs to STFU


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Listening to a band is awesome.

Listening to a band not play music and prattle on about how they were “inspired” to come up with a certain song?  It may work for Jimmy Buffett – but we’re here to listen to the music, not to you talk.

I'm with the Band: Confessions of a Groupie
I’m with the Band: Confessions of a Groupie
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Video Fun: Why it takes three months to make a dance music video


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This is what happens when you’re bored, have access to a Go-Pro camera, and can put together a dance routine that you film over and over and over, every day for three months straight. Continue reading VIDEO FUN: WHY IT TAKES THREE MONTHS TO MAKE A DANCE MUSIC VIDEO

Do you have a pooping playlist? For some people, it’s a requirement


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You’ve heard about “pee shyness”, the inability for some people to pee in public.  This tends to hit men more than women, but it is a real issue nonetheless.

And because Web Watch is all about educating you on new terms and phrases – the medical term for this is “paruresis“.

Set of 2 Singing Toilet Paper Christmas Songs Roll Device
Set of 2 Singing Toilet Paper Christmas Songs Roll Device

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Phil Collins – Like you’ve never heard him before


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It was THE album of the mid 1980′s.  Phil Collins was everywhere, man.

Phil Collins - In The Air Tonight
Phil Collins – In The Air Tonight

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What’s the one simple thing the Music Industry can do to make more money?


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It’s not a surprise these days – the music industry is doing everything they can to get as much money as they can from consumers and give as little as possible to the artists and songwriters.

We don’t really blame the record companies for this — business is business, after all, and there has to be some give-and-take in order to turn a profit these days.

All You Need to Know About the Music Business
All You Need to Know About the Music Business

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Video Fun: Let It Go (from Disney’s Frozen)


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It’s argueably the biggest movie song since Celine Dion’s MY HEART WILL GO ON (theme from Titanic). While Pharrell’s HAPPY may dominate the pop chart as of this writing, the Oscar-winning song LET IT GO from Disney’s FROZEN has captured the hearts of movie goers and song lovers everywhere.

Frozen
Frozen

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What do Justin Bieber and Jason Mraz have in common?


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WHAT DO JUSTIN BIEBER AND JASON MRAZ HAVE IN COMMON?

It can be a difficult question to answer, as there are so many different options that could match an appropriate answer.

Is it their hair?  Their singing style?  Their sense of swagger?

Or could it be something a bit more…. sexy?

Justin Bieber Duck Tape
Justin Bieber Duck Tape

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