Questions tagged [identify-this-song]

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How can I find the soundtrack list for documentaries?

I am desperate to find a track used in some documentaries seen on National Geographic and Discovery Channel. Does anyone knows where I can find a propper soundtrack list for them? For example, one of ...
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80's pop song with lyric “It's the story of my life if you wanna know”

I'm trying to identify a song by a female 80's pop group. Here are the lyrics I remember: It's the story of my life if you want to know a play where everything is meant to be you're the story ...
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Looking for The Queen's Gambit S1E6 Bar Song

Looking for song name and possibly a full song recording. Lyrics: I remember spring time I remember when it rained I remember night time the happiness and pain I remember you but I can't remember love ...
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Can't find the name to this piano piece!

I came across a clip of someone playing this piece, and like everyone else I've tried Musipedia and other search tools, all of which have failed. It's frustrating because I've listened to this clip so ...
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Methods for identifying a tune online

Is there any good method available for using the internet or other resources to identify a tune? I've had the following melody going through my head, off and on, for the past couple of years: Luckily ...
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What is the genre of the song used in this Chinese lightshow video

I'm trying to find the name (type) of music that is played in this video starting at minute 02:20. It's very majestic. It's not orchestral music right? Cause I'm looking for songs that are similar and ...
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French song that quotes several 60's era songs in English

When I was taking French in high school my teacher played a song for us that I think was a popular song at some point (I took French in 2003, but I suspect the song was a lot older than that - maybe ...
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Identify soundtrack for funny fast-motion runs or chases in comedy

There a very famous music played with brass instrument, fast pace, almost circus style, that is very often played as a soundtrack for funny, fast-motion runs, or when a character is chasing another. ...
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Uncredited song from the movie "The Informer' (2019)

Recently, I've watched The Informer (2019) and heard an oddly familiar song. The song plays in the background of a warehouse scene, starting at 00:18:43. You can watch this scene on vimeo: https://...
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The Queen's Gambit S1E6 Bar Song [duplicate]

There is a song at The Queen's Gambit episode Adjournment (S1E6), at the bar scene: A woman sings a song like "I remember when it rains...". I was not able ...
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What is the song overlayed on this Café Muller excerpt video?

What music is used in this youtube video? It shows an extract of an opera of Café Muller by Pina Bausch and the uploader Miriam di primo put a nice piece of music over it. The music is played by ...
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1978 disco song with lyrics “Keep on, keep on, keep on dancing”

I'm looking for a 1978-1979 disco song where the lyrics went "Keep on, keep on, keep on dancing". I believe it was on a compilation cassette in 1978 where one of the last songs was Exile's "Kiss you ...
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Identify jazzy song from Theme Hospital Intro Music

Ever since I originally played Theme Hospital in the 90's, this has been bugging me. There is a song on the intro video that plays over game footage, or in this game trailer. It sounds very 60's and ...
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Identify 90s minimal electro, black and white music video, lyrics are a rhythmic laugh

I'm looking this track and music video as an example of very minimalistic work that can be trending. It sounded like a joke to me back then and I wonder how can this track be popular. The song was ...
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seeking to identify popular folk song “when the darkness of the night begins to show / streetlight always says hello”

In the 1970s, I lived in a strict religious communal organization, part of the Jesus People Movement, in which we sang (as it now seems) all the time. We sang spontaneously, a capella --- never used a ...
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What is the soundtrack when Neo kisses Trinity in Matrix Reloaded?

What is the soundtrack when Neo kisses Trinity in Matrix Reloaded. It has loud organ music in the background. Link: https://youtu.be/ujNhcRv_pRY Last 20 seconds
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Who, from the likes of Orange Juice and Scritti Politti, does a song about Barbie and Ken?

The song starts out with a sexy female voice. She talks throughout the song about wanting things like nail polish. I think she calls them "vanity things." Those are all the clues I can give. I can't ...
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Was this Swedish song from the 1980s-2000s an imitation musically of some 1960s USA song? If so, what was that song's name?

I've been unable to figure out which year it was made, but I know the artist ("Eddie Meduza") and the name of the song ("Åh! en sån lyrik"). It was re-released on the album "...
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Indentify soundtrack in Banged Up Abroad S08E09

In the episode Fast, Furious and Busted of Banged up Abroad (S08E09) a track is played in the background at 0:47. The credits of the episode said that the music is by the artist "Ty Unwin" but no ...
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Piano arrangement identification from one measure of sheet music

On Music.SE, someone posted a question about how to play a particular piano piece. The piece appears to be in 12/8 time and E-flat major, and looks extremely awkward to play. The author of the ...
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Man in hairy blue monster costume in a bar with an uncostumed man

All I can remember of this song is the music video it had a person inside a big blue hairy monster costume and a man not in a costume. they go to a bar and they sit on the edge of a side walk and ...
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Mashup of several songs including “Africa”, “No Woman No Cry” and “Sex and Candy”

There's this song I once heard which is basically a mashup of a lot of songs in one scale. I'm not sure which scale it was but I think it was C. It's sung by a bunch of guys, and one of them looks ...
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Who is the woman speaking on the Orchids' “Living Ken and Barbie”?

It must be a sample, right? And not someone from the band like Pauline Hynds? I don't have the album, so I can't read any liner notes. Thanks for the help. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9kgRUqh8YHM
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identify 1970s folk song “when the darkness of the night begins to show / streetlight always says hello”

In the 1970s, I lived in a strict religious communal organization, part of the Jesus People Movement, in which we sang (as it now seems) all the time. We sang spontaneously, a capella --- never used a ...
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Identify soundtrack of “The imperial history of rise and fall.”?

May I ask what the name of the music is? I want to see if it is possible to find the entire song for this video (which is actually kind of long). I unfortunately do not know any other info about this ...
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Identify soundtrack of “Horizon - la soumission au costume -”

It's a very famous classical theme. You can hear it from 0:30 and 2:10: Horizon - la soumission au costume -.
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Name of this song? [closed]

I would like to know the name of this song. https://soundcloud.com/user-738039642/audio-3