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Release date of Renaissance's Ashes Are Burning?

The most precise release date I can find is October 1973 (which means that unless I find more precise information, as far as I'm concerned today starts the month-long celebration of the 50th ...
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What genre should I put un my release of epic music?

I have always wondered what musical genre I should put on my distributor when I make a release. Since I compose epic cinematic type music but I'm not sure if it's really the genre I use when releasing ...
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Is Prokofiev's Suggestion Diabolique an etude?

I am playing Prokofiev's Suggestion Diaboliqe (the real translation of the title of the piece would be Obbsesion). Does anybody know the backround of this piece and was it supposed to be an etude? ...
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This American Life 644: Act 2 Exit Through The Gift Shop Background Music [closed]

Struggling to find the the artist and track name for background music used in This American Life episode 644: Random Acts of History. Act Two: Exit Through the Gift Shop Starting at time code: 54:45 (...
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I got "unstable" (IMHO) paper sleeves from online record store for free. How do I use them?

I had received "unstable" paper sleeves from online record store for free. How do I use them? Here is a picture: Do I have to take the vinyl records out of the original packaging and put ...
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Headphones: What is "Passive Operation"? Does it have anything to do with noise cancellation? Or is it something completely different?

In the specs for Sony WH-1000XM2 I see Passive Operation: Yes When I search the web for I find only "Passive Noise Cancellation" and "Active Noise Cancellation". What is "...
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What woman is he singing of? Making sense of Bob Seger - Turn the Page

In the song Turn the Page by Bob Seger, most of the lyrics are straight-forward. But I don't understand one part of it, early on it goes: You can think about the woman Or the girl you knew the night ...
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Music with notes always going up

Somehow the "Vorrede" of "Also sprach Zarathustra" came to my mind (no wonder, it's sort of a pop-cultural meme) and I pondered that the (mostly!) ascending notes surely add to the ...
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In the song, don't stop till you get enough, what was Michael singing?

I'm asking specifically about this line which are in the official lyrics: "Keep on, with the force, don't stop" There's no way Michael was singing that. It sound more like he sang something ...
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Political message of Hindemith's "Der Schwanendreher"

Hindemith composed this acclaimed viola concerto right around the time when the Nazis came to power and began attacking his works. Since he composed this concerto during such a stressful period, I was ...
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Industrial Music- What Happened to the Genre? Where did it Go?

My absolute favorite type of music has always been industrial. Bands like Rammstein, Skinny Puppy, or My Life With the Thrill Kill Kult. Even my real-world style has been defined at it's core by such ...
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Despite the alleged boom in Vinyl, almost no physical record shops in cities. Is it all just eCommerce?

I have also recently acquired a vinyl player. I thought there were a lot of people who wanted to go back to analogue in a digital world. I read in the press about a vinyl boom. I was totally surprised ...
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Music video where a car drops into the frame and slams into the ground behind the singer

I remember liking a music video in the 80s or 90s, but all I can remember is the first few seconds of the video. The singer is standing in the center of the frame and a car falls from above the frame ...
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K'Naan Wavin' Flag Unofficial Rhapsody Version

I remember listening to this on some obscure site (probably downloads.nl) about 11 years ago. The lyrics contained in it are similar to the "making of" video of Wavin' Flag (with Bruno Mars) ...
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Bob Dylan - Mixed Up Confusion

I have a treasured copy of Mixed Up Confusion/Corrina Corrina - the Dutch reissue from the late 60s. I always understood that the version of Mixed Up Confusion was the one that appeared on Dylan's ...
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Easy to learn jazz songs

I'm learning to play jazz on the piano. Can you suggest popular jazz songs that's not overly complex to learn? For example, I enjoy playing "Autumn Leaves" and would like to broaden my ...
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Dark Side Of The Moon REDUX

As we are all aware, Roger Waters is releasing a new version of Dark Side Of The Moon. The album itself is brilliant on one hundred different levels. It is a true work of art that has evidently lived ...
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Does the video for Last In Line match the intent of the Lyrics?

Do the scenes depicted in the music video for The Last in Line (Dio, 1984) relate directly to the meaning of the lyrics as intended by the original artist? Both contain Biblical imagery, but while the ...
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Is Cory Wong's Watercolors giving a nod to The Safety Dance?

In Cory Wong's album Elevator Music for an Elevated Mood, the song Watercolors, the guitar lick at 0:43--0:52 (which repeats several more times as one of the themes) sounds very much like The Safety ...
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Venetian baroque keyboard pieces

I'm looking for keyboard pieces written in the musical baroque period by Venetian composers. With "keyboard" I mean a solo piece that could be played on harpsichord or on a piano. I'm not ...
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What effects is Clapton using in Badge?

I am wondering about the album version. Specifically when the song goes into the chorus. (Don't you know that the wheel goes round and round...) The effect is probably best heard as he starts the ...
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Is the Soundbar product category the wrong way to go for a Turntable? A Soundbar is actually for home theater and gaming?

Because I have little space in the living room, I decided to buy a soundbar (Sony calls it "Vertical Surround Engine"). Now I noticed that the turntable can not be connected with cable, I ...
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Is it a good idea to have a wireless connected Subwoofer for Vinyl?

Very similar question like Is it a good idea to stream a vinyl turntable via Bluetooth? but with a wireless connected Subwoofer. I soon own a HT-G700 3.1ch Dolby Atmos® / DTS:X® Soundbar sound system, ...
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What is the solo instrument played in "Immolation" from the Schindler's List soundtrack?

There is an interesting sounding instrument playing a solo a the 3 minute mark of "Immolation (With Our Lives, We Give Life)" from the Schindler's List soundtrack. It sounds like a woodwind ...
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Why is the voting for Grammy's being manipulated by the social media?

Many big artists have chosen not to send their songs to Grammy's anymore in protest to the company's policies in choosing the best songs and artists, including The Weeknd, Zayn, Ariana Grande, and ...
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Is there a source somewhere saying Sholay has copied from Jomeh?

I have found that the melody of the song "Haan Jab Tak Hai Jaan" in the 1975 Indian movie Sholay is exactly the opening melody of 1970 Iranian song Jomeh by Farhad Mehrad: Haan Jab Tak Hai ...
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Some older mainstream music no longer available on Vinyl "as new"? Only "second hand" market?

I am very new to the world of vinyl. I I really like Das Modell and Stripped by Rammstein. I could not find any vinyl records of these two songs. When I do a web search, I always come up with used ...
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is this listz or beethoven?

Found this but cant name it http://sndup.net/kbqz apps couldn't either
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What are all the "music genres" ending with core? (which are related to nightcore)

I already know of nightcore, daycore, cottagecore, and slowcore but I believe there are more and I want to be able to listen to them all. Unfortunately, I don't know how exactly to research this and ...
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What is wrong with Discogs and "Electronic" genre?

I am using mp3tag to access Discogs database to clean up MP3 tags in my 4000+ items library. For insanely large number of results (1000-2000!) I am getting: Electronic entry as the only or one of ...
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What exactly is "Funk / Soul" genre?

I am using mp3tag to access Discogs database to clean up MP3 tags in my 4000+ items library. For surprisingly large number of results I am getting: Funk / Soul entry as the only or one of the genres....
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Is Kpop in English still Kpop?

Taking for example, BTS song "Dynamite" or "Permission to Dance". While BTS is a Korean pop band, neither of these songs include any Korean. So are they still considered KPop? Or ...
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Looking for probably a persian/arabic/algerian song [closed]

I am not a native Arabic/Persian speaker, so pardon me for badly recognizing a song that I used to listen to on youtube years back. Probably 5~7 years back, and I vaguely remember a few words, tunes, ...
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Who is Croce Singing About in the "Hey, Tomorrow" Demo?

In "Hey Tomorrow Demo" here, Croce sings at the end "I'll have a new day, if HE'LL have me" (in the "official" version, it's ""I'll have a new day, if SHE'LL ...
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What makes two songs (parts) sound similar?

So, I was rehearing Wall of Voodoo since ages and thought, "Wait, the beginning of the refrain of 'Mona'..." at 2:05 Bingo. Start of Bazzooka "Geh ab" Note these are four, ...
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How did Celine Dion become so good in English although she's not a native English speaker?

Celine Dion is born in Charlemagne, Quebec, Canada. Quebec is mainly a French province since most people speak French, yet we see that Celine Dion is perfect in English even though also her first ...
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A country/folk song with a special manner of singing I have trouble to describe. How is Can't Stare Down A Montaineer from The Crooked Jades singular? [closed]

I haven't a lot of culture about the manners of singing available across the U.S.A. I enjoyed Can't Stare Down A Mountaineer from The Crooked Jades. It's a country/folk song, but the way of singing it ...
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What are the song names in Francesco Napoli's Balla Balla songs?

Franceso Napoli sang Balla Balla volume 1, 2 and 3. The songs are mixes/combinations of what I think are original Italian songs. What are the names/artists of the original songs in them?
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What does this lyric in "I Don't Know" by MiSTah Kye mean?

At around 2:09 in the song "I Don't Know" by MiSTah Kye, there is this lyric: She murder like Bobby Which "Bobby" is this referencing? In his songs, MiSTah Kye usually references ...
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Is "Ten commandments of man" sexist or ironic?

As per the title, is this song ironic? It seems way too extreme to be anything but ironic, and perhaps at the time it was clear because of how it was performed or who ...
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"Whiskey in the Jar" - which version is 'canon'?

Of course folksongs have no canon version, but at least in this case two "main", very different variants exist: The depressive one (e.g. Thin Lizzy, our highwayman ends up in prison charged ...
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What's this French song sung by a female, with the lyrics « sous le ciel bleu » + « des gens amoureux » + « sous mon chemin »? [closed]

What's the song in this YouTube video titled 2021 莎莎婦女銀袋日 Sa Sa Ladies’ Purse Day? My daughter's French teacher can discern merely a few phrases. sous le ciel bleu regarde(r?)(z?) des gens amoureux ...
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Does the artist name need to be on an album cover?

Does the artist name or album name need to be on an album cover? Is there a rule that governs this?
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In which year and under which government was this video probably set?

Under which government, in what place, and in what year does this video of Mongol Shuudan's "Finnish Knife" look like it's set? I am not asking for an analysis of the song's lyrics because ...
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A soft song where "Valkyrie" is in the song or the artist's name [closed]

I heard this song some time ago but I'm unable to find it again. It was a nice and soothing song. It contained the word "Valkyrie" and was a love song. It was a soft song and there was echo/...
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Reason for vibration of guitar body while playing G string [closed]

While playing my guitar I noticed that the body of the guitar vibrates excessively, and I can feel it on my body while I play the open G string. Why is this? Is this because the natural frequency of ...
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Glam Metal vs Hard Rock

Can anyone explain the difference between glam metal and hard rock? I found songs like Sweet Child o Mine by Guns n' Roses in wikipedia as both glam metal and hard rock but songs like Bohemian ...
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What is said at the end of "I Dream Myself Alive", and why?

At the very end of the a-ha song "I Dream Myself Alive" (2:56 to 2:59), there's a barely audible voice in German. I believe it says "Die Berichterstattung soll umfassend, wahrheitsge-&...
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Music ambience of an antagonist appearing in a cutscene or approaches a dark, low bass music will play

I notice this in shows/movies like Invincible, Star Wars, and The Good Place on Netflix that, villainy low bass orchestra ambient music will begin once a villain or any antagonist enters the scene. I'...
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How many albums are intentionally designed to synchronize with films?

Some albums have been found to coincidentally synchronize with famous films. The most noteworthy example of this is Pink Floyd’s Dark Side of the Moon purportedly synchronizing with The Wizard of Oz. ...
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