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Podcast on History and evolution of Musics

I am looking for a beginner-friendly podcast which can introduce me to the world of music, like beginning from the old times and through the classic era and last century to the present. Do you know of ...
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Lyrics to Electro-Light “Night Shines” (meaning and corrections)

Electro-Light ft. Nathan Brumley - Night Shines There is a lyric video of this song, however I think some of the lyrics presented on the lyrical may be off or something that's just confusing to me. ...
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Leonard Cohen song from end of the “Tower of Song” tribute concert (Nov. 2017)?

In the video Leonard Cohen: Tower of Song - A Memorial Tribute Documentary by Jack Bender available on Vimeo, there's a montage starting around 1:20:00. Parts of the lyrics: My heart will be hers ...
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Classical song with rhythm “du dudu duuu duuu”

Does anyone know the name to this classical song that goes "du dudu duuuu duuuu" (eight note, two sixteenth notes, two quarter notes). https://onlinesequencer.net/1290079
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What song is this erroneously transcribed sheet music?

A question on Music Practice & Theory Stack Exchange asks how to read this weird sheet music: I think it is a known song! But I can't remember which one it could be. Especially the last 6-7 bars ...
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Album with Pink Car artwork, includes “See You Later, Alligator”

I'm looking for an album my dad once had when he was a teenager but he lost. I like to get a similar one for him as a present but we don't remember which it is. Details: on the cover is a car (a ...
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Music video of a band being buried alive while they play

I remember watching it maybe early 2000s on MTV Latin America and for some reason I always thought it was 3 doors down (but apparently it's not). Basically, the band plays the song while people with ...
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Song from “Monster Truck Evolution” -slow building epic instrumental

Back in 2016 there was this "Monster Truck Evolution" video that showed the evolution of those things and it had a song that I'm looking for. Its hard because the video was taken down and i only got ...
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Does anyone know the name of the song at the intro?

I really like this song, but I haven't been able to determine an artist or title anywhere. Shazam didn't return anything useful, and Soundcloud didn't even get anything. At the beginning of this ...
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Where was this “Recovery” Music Video shot?

In the 1980's artist Olivia Newton John made a lot of music videos, especially for songs on her 1981 album, Physical. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KZFO3WiBQDM One of my all time favorites is the ...
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Why does Pink Floyd's “Wish You Were Here” album cover show someone spontaneously combusting?

Why does Pink Floyd's "Wish You Were Here" album cover show someone spontaneously combusting?
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What is the origin of this (Gregorian?) chant/sample?

This sample has been used in a variety of media as listed below. (Links have been timestamped to play at the point where the sample begins) Within the Shadow Man soundtrack (This is the earliest ...
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“A black man” in Follow God video clip?

In Kanye West - Follow God, the clip ends with this dialogue: My dad came to visit me at one of our ranches in Cody, Wyoming. He talked about his love for fishing, and how he could come here in the ...
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Was the Jaws theme derived from the finale of Dvorak's 9th symphony?

The Jaws theme has a lot of similar elements of the finale of Dvorak's New World Symphony. They both begin with alternating minor seconds.
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Identifying themes in Tsfasman's “Fantasy on themes from dance melodies by Matvey Blanter”

Lately, I've been learning "Fantasy on themes from dance melodies by Matvey Blanter" (Фантазия на темы танцевальных мелодий М. Блантера), a song written by Alexander Tsfasman. I'm interested in ...
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Does anyone know the name of the background music from watchmojo?

I really like this instrumental, but I can't find its name anywhere. Not even Shazam or Soundhound. The youtube channel Watchmojo uses it for the mysterious videos. Here is an example: https://youtu....
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A guitar song with the following lyrics

A friend of mine is looking for this particular song for quite some time now. She says that the song is similar to this one . Meaning it is a song with the guitar and I guess it has some slow vibes to ...
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Why do [usually] musicians have long hair?

This question is a little bit about history and culture, but it has been a question since I've watched a live show. Well, I've "Googled it" before, and I've got some answers but none of them were ...
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What is an example of soprano song sung by Lea Michele?

The question might be a bit strange, I get it, but here's the fact.. I've started taking singing lessons (just 3 so far), the teacher told me I'm a soprano and asked me if I can look for some songs ...
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Who is Hozier's goddess?

In Hozier's Take Me To Church, there is this line: To keep the Goddess on my side source The word "goddess" doesn't appear in the lyrics besides that, while the word "god" does appear, in the ...
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Who is the Elise that Beethoven composed about?

What is the history about the famous piano piece "Für Elise". Do we know who this lady that Beethoven immortalized was? Did he have a big, fat old crush on this lady? Was it a case of unrequited love? ...
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Get Up, Stand Up: Almighty God is a living man

In Bob Marley's song, Get Up, Stand Up, he says: We know when we understand // Almighty God is a living man What does this mean? Does it make reference to Haile Selassie I being an incarnation of ...
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Spinal Tap: Units confusion in building Stonehenge stage prop

In the Spinal Tap movie, the band confuses inches with feet, and as result they end up with a ridiculously small (18") model of Stonehenge instead of a large one (18'). I have the feeling that this ...
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What instruments are used in the Star Trek (2009) theme song?

In particular, what instruments do I begin hearing at the ~39 second mark of this video? https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=EO1FZEUbZJE
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Guitar song from the movie The Town That Dreaded Sundown (2014)

In the movie The Town That Dreaded Sundown (2014), there is a scene where the sheriff is alone with a girl, and he puts a tape on and one of the best bluesy intros to a song I have ever heard comes on,...
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Da na, da na, (da na?) da na dee (followed by 8 (?) cowbell (?) clanks)

There's a song that I heard a few years ago, that I had previously not heard in probably over 15 years (maybe over 20), but when I heard it a few years ago I was like, "oh, that song." Like it was ...
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Maniac | Official Trailer music

Does anyone know the name of the music played in the Netflix trailer to maniac starring Emma Stone and Jonah Hill?
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What is the composition from the note sheet used as background graphic for DoTA 2 music pack icons?

Different music packs in DoTA 2 have icons that all seem to have the same note sheet as a background. Some examples: What is the composition's name? Who is the author? What is the history of its ...
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What is the ending music of Rick and Morty S3 E1?

I'm wondering what the music is at the end of S3E1, where Rick has his speech to Morty in the garage. I couldn't find this anywhere, and any of the songs that are referenced aren't the one I'm ...
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Everybody look and see, everybody run, everybody look and see Johnny's got a gun (60s/70s)

Lyrics: "Everybody look and see everybody run, everybody look and see Johnny's (or Tommy's) got a gun" More partial lyrics from my memories: Little Johnny's (or Tommy's) hand slipped down into his ...
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Song from 60's romantic comedy, lyric “in ancient Ceylon” sung by sailor

The song is from a romantic movie, with the words 'or in ancient Ceylon': the character, in a sailor suit, is singing 'I don't know where or when' he will find his dream girl. It was a musical made in ...
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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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Unknown tango song

I've heard a song in my Argentine tango class, it's in a tango beat obviously, but unfortunately all the lyrics I recognized were (in Spanish:) "La luna" right at the beginning. If it helps, some of ...
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What are the origins of the 12-bar blues?

The 12-bar blues is one of the most pervasive musical forms in Western music. For those who don't play, the symbols above are the chords played in each of 12 bars. Examples are Sweet Home Chicago, ...
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Identify this rendition of Amazing Grace

Back in 2009 I came across a rendition of Amazing Grace sung by a gospel-choir-like group. The second verse is sung a cappella by the bass in the group. In the line "How precious did that grace ...
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Genre of “Meant To Be” by Arc North

What is the genre of the main tune in the foreground of Arc North's Meant To Be, and who are other artists working in this style?
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What is the music genre of this part of this song?

At first I tried Moombathon, but that didn't come close and I tried future bass. I had the same result and not much progress. Maybe someone can help me out here. Go here: https://youtu.be/OHgvreVW9PE?...
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What is the genre of the song “You in me”?

You in me a song by a co-ed korean band named KARD. Genre? Sub-genre?
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I’m looking for Boo Hoo in an episode of Columbo

I’m a Japanese Columbo fan. I’m looking for Boo Hoo in an episode of Columbo. Exactly the same one played in the episode, Bye-Bye Sky High I.Q. Murder Case. But I cannot find it. It’s one of my ...
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Are there any demos of Bon Scott of Back in Black?

Bon Scott of AC-DC died before the release of Back in Black. But were there any demos that were released?
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Similar music to “Bubble Dance”

The original music is from the film "Valerian" and was named "Bubble Dance". I find especially the start of this music very similar to something I already heard. What is the title of the similar ...
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Identify this piece at the beginning of the video

I was searching for harpsichord competitions, and I came across this video with familiar music. I know I've heard it, but I can't think of its title. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_vDw0xQpmWY Can ...
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Identify this Anime song

I just went through this music video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j1SCcKP0UyU This sounds definitely familiar; the Anime is Blend S. Can someone further identify this song?
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Identifying an excerpt by Beethoven (Ddim7ㅡAbm/EbㅡEbㅡAbm)

While working on an assignment based on secondary leading-tone chords, I found this excerpt that I am not quite familiar with: I see a secondary leading-tone seventh chord to the dominant, then a ...
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Instrumental song at the start of the ending credits of “Secret Superstar” (2017) Indian movie (got no info from IMDb and Wikipedia)?

What is the instrumental song that is played just at the start of the ending credits of the movie Secret Superstar (2017)? I posted this question since I couldn't find any information about this from ...
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Video with a girl getting hit by car and everything starts to run backwards

I believe I saw this video a long time ago and it was pretty sure it was Interpol's Untitled. But I guess I am mixing few things up here. I think the whole video was Black and White. Can anyone ...
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Were the lyrics in Coldplay's “Viva la Vida” changed?

Did the group Coldplay really originally have the words "Roman Catholic priests are singing" in their song "Viva la Vida", and later replace it with "Roman Cavalry choirs are singing"?
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Did Handel's wine fuel his music?

We have several anecdotes and legends about the composer. So I ask: was he an alcoholic or a workaholic?
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What kind of edm genres specifically did Delia Derbyshire help pioneer?

Ive read quite a lot (on the internet) about how she was a amazing producer (composer/dj) of her era and was wondering what specific genres did she pioneer her wikipedia page says musique concrete and ...
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Who played lead guitar on “River in the Rain” by Roger Miller?

Who played lead guitar on River in the Rain by Roger Miller? If it's not Merle Haggard, or Merle Haggard's lead guitarist, it's someone who has embodied that style and reflects it perfectly.

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