Category Archives: Music

NBC 1968 Presidential Election Coverage

News coverage of happenings in the 1968 US presidential race. Lyndon Johnson announces his retirement, and an interview with Richard Nixon and George Wallace!

This is a novelty piece in the old “break-in” style pioneered by Dickie Goodman and Bill Buchanan where song clips replace soundbytes from interviews or dialogue.I downloaded this from AOL in the mid-1990’s, and I don’t recall who uploaded it originally.If you or someone you know created this, please let me know so that I may give proper credit.Thanks!

The Mighty Mighty Bosstones “1-2-8”

Classic Bosstones, man!

Back To The Future: In Concert

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Back To The Future: In Concert

Metal without Distortion A.K.A. Surf Music from Hell

The Paranormal Guitar Channel is a great resource of rock and roll nonsense, and they’ve raised the stakes by covering popular metal tracks with a clean electric guitar. The result sounds like Dick Dale being possessed by the devil, and I love every bit of it!

Singing the Best Commercial Jingles of the 80’s and 90’s

Come on, you know you love every thing about this video.

Wha Oh! Wha Oh! That thing you hear in every other pop song is the Millennial Whoop

Yet another generic element of the shittiest era of popular music identified and distilled. Boing Bong has a great rundown from the original article featuring highlights and time codes.

Wha Oh! Wha Oh! That thing you hear in every other pop song is the Millennial Whoop

Source: Wha Oh! Wha Oh! That thing you hear in every other pop song is the Millennial Whoop / Boing Boing

The Most (And Least) Metal Words Ever, Says Math

I’m going to start a heavy metal band called “Secretary” and this will be our logo.

Data scientist Iain Barr wanted to find out what the most—and least—common words were in metal lyrics. So he did the math. Here’s what he found.

Source: The Most (And Least) Metal Words Ever, Says Math | WIRED