Weird Al plays the lead musician on a sinking ship in this video from College Humor; the medley of songs he delivers when the captain requests him to play on is definitely not what anyone is expecting.
How many times have you had a lyric in your head, but only wished that you had the appropriate backing beat? We only wish this guy offered his free beatboxing services all the time.
The Boss BR-80 is a multi-track recorder – up to 8 tracks, with a variety of effects – a field recorder – records up to 550 hrs. – and a virtual jam buddy in a very portable form factor.
The Sesame Street gang busts out some classic Beastie Boys rhymes with their muppet-ized rendition of Sure Shot. We had no idea that Grover could handle the flute so adeptly.
And we thought we had mad dance moves. These kids bust out their best OutKast on their Wii. And while Justin and Jeremy are twins, the boy on the left seems to have a better grasp on the lyrics.
Drummer Baard Kolstad can really kick out the jams without need for any additional musical accompaniment. Listen as he rips up a 7 minute rhythm solo on the streets of Norway.
Spike Jonze directs an army of action figure surrogates for Mike D, MCA and Ad-Rock in the Beastie Boys’ latest video Don’t Play No Game That I Can’t Win, with special guest stars Santigold.
Comprised mostly of solenoids, relays, wires, and other gizmos, the robotic EOL Band takes on Marilyn Manson’s The Beautiful People, proving that robots are as capable of rocking out as any of us.
Where it’s at, they’ve got two turntables and a microphone – and three orange tabby kittens who apparently have latent dj talent. We’re canine lovers but let’s face it – dogs couldn’t do this.
Lots of folks are sad that the Harry Potter series is coming to an end, like Maccadole here. This goofy song from Rhett and Link uses the words from her vlog to describe how she feels. (Thanks Jimmy!)
The Gregory Brothers have built a career out of songifying. Now with their free iOS app, you can try your hand at songifying too. It auto-tunes audio and even adds music to it! Success not included.
The music streaming, sharing and purchasing service that’s taken Europe by storm finally comes to the States. Spotify users enjoy access to millions of tracks on multiple platforms, including mobile.
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