Posts filed under “Music”

Song of the Summer: Blurred Lines’ Best Covers

Duke – Blurred lines COVER

Jimmy Fallon, Robin Thicke & The Roots Sing “Blurred Lines”

Robin Thicke – Blurred Lines (Taryn Southern, Julia Price,

Jimmy Kimmel and Guillermo in “Blurred Lines” (feat. Robin Thicke

Queens Of The Stone Age – Blurred Lines (Live Lounge)

Vampire Weekend Robin Thicke Blurred Lines BBC Radio 1 Live Lo

Krystl – Blurred Lines

Blurred Lines Live Acoustic Cover – ADDIE

Human Nature Acapella of Robin Thicke’s “Blurred Lines”

Get Lucky/Blurred Lines – (A Cappella Mashup by Duwende)

Robin Thicke – Blurred Lines ft. T.I., Pharrell (MattyBRaps Cover)

Category: Friday Night Jazz, Music, Weekend

SoundScan Is Killing the Music Business

Every week the antiquated record industry trumpets its sales figures and the even more ancient media industry repeats them. And to say they’re unimpressive is to say you took the family goat to prom. Let’s look at Imagine Dragons. They’re a top ten act selling 25,000 records a week. 25k a week? That’s positively anemic…Read More

Category: Music, Think Tank

Legends: Famous Guitars

Famous Guitars: This is a personal project, just for fun. These images and sounds have been randomly selected via Internet search to improve my style and to learn to appreciate other people’s taste. The selection of these images is an informative example of things that I like.   Published on Jul 24, 2013   A…Read More

Category: Music, Weekend

Friday Night Music IP Litigation: Robin Thicke vs Marvin Gaye

The argument that the beat and falsetto are property of the Marvin Gaye estate strikes me as a stretch. These songs have a similarities, but its a gonna be tough for the Gaye Estate to prove infringement.   Marvin Gaye – Got To Give It Up   Robin Thicke – Blurred Lines ft. T.I., Pharrell…Read More

Category: Friday Night Jazz, Intellectual Property, Music

Blurred lines (Duke Cover)

My favorite cover of this:

3 Mics
1 Guitar

We love being in a sweaty shed together so much we did it again…

As an after thought we rustled up another cover for you all…
So here it is. Our live, beatbox, acoustic version of:


original version after the jump

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Category: Music, Weekend

Totally Infectious

This is what is getting me moving tonight: Return of Real Hip Hop

Category: Music, Weekend

Rappers Be Lying ‘Bout Their Do-Re-Mi

This is hilarious:   Jay-Z Is Right: Most Rappers Are Lying About Their Money Click for interactive experience Source: Businessweek

Category: Digital Media, Music, Weekend

Twelve Musical Tones

Vi Hart, explores the nature of randomness and pattern, using Stravinsky’s 12-tone music as a starting-point and rocketing through constellations, the nature of reality. Twelve Tones hat tip boingboing

Category: Mathematics, Music, Weekend

Kat Edmonson Covers ‘Just Like Heaven’

Kat Edmonson ‘Just Like Heaven’ from her 2009 album ‘Take To The Sky’       Previously: Just Like Heaven (August 13th, 2010) (A lovely cover of The Cure’s Just Like Heaven from Katie Melua)  

Category: Friday Night Jazz, Music, Weekend

Where Did You 1st Pick Up the Name Satchmo?

“You’ve got to be good or as bad as the devil. … Even if we had two, three days off I still had to blow that horn a few hours to keep up the chops.” – Louis Armstrong Published on Jun 25, 2013 Interview by Michael Aisner and James R. Stein 1964. Ravinia near Chicago…Read More

Category: Music, Weekend