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Pop music album with a couple having fantasy visions

I'm looking for a pop music album released between 1970 and 1995 (approximately), with many lyrics, with songs forming a story of a young couple having visions and interacting with powerful fantastic ...
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Looking for Prog Metal bands with big band instruments

I recently fell in love with a band called Thank You Scientist. They are an alternative prog rock band who use big-band instruments (brass, woodwinds, etc.) to back up their music. I've been ...
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“People talk of situations” or “People talk over situations” in Bob Dylan's Love Minus Zero?

I am listening to Bob Dylan's Love Minus Zero. There is a sentence I am not sure. That is, "People talk of situations" or "People talk over situations". In this video, it sounds ...
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Who are the dancers in Nightcrawler's “Push the Feeling On”?

I have been trying to identify the dancers (except John Reid) in the music video Push the Feeling On, but without success. Any pointers?
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Band(s) in the vein of Dream Theater?

I really like the band Dream Theater, but I'm not very familiar with the Progressive Metal genre of which they're a part. Can anyone suggest a band (or bands) that have a similar feel but aren't as ...
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Need help to identify an instrument

Can someone please help me identify a bass instrument found in the following video? It plays through out the song, but at 2:15 - 2:25 and 2:55 - 3:05 you can clearly hear it play. It is the deepest ...
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Where do I find more music that is similar to the soundtrack of Prince of Persia (2008 video game)?

I am looking for music that is Zoroastrian or at least influenced by Zoroastrianism, such as the soundtrack of Prince of Persia (2008 video game). The eponymous Prince is most likely of ancient ...
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Is “Road to the West”, from Cowboy Bebop, played on alto or tenor sax?

Hello fellow music fans. Recently I decided to start playing the saxophone, but I can't decide yet if I'll play the tenor or alto. I would like to ask which sax is playing Road to the West from the ...
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What happen to Roxie LS?

So, yeah, what happened to Roxie LS? I like her style and voice. She was supposed to be big. She studied classical music, she is British if I remember correctly. She loved surf culture and she surfs ...
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In the Beatles' “I'm So Tired”, why is Sir Walter Raleigh “such a stupid git”?

In The Beatles' White Album song "I'm So Tired", one of the verses has the following lyrics: I'm so tired, I'm feeling so upset Although I'm so tired, I'll have another cigarette And curse ...
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Is there a name for this common bass line? [closed]

I've heard this bass line in a number of songs, including Billy Joel's "Piano Man", "One Day More" from Les Miserables, and "Rambling Through the Avenues of Time" by ...
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Research Paper on Music Style of A R Rahman

I am looking for a scholarly article/ research paper on the analysis of music style and the influence of Indian composer A R Rahman. I searched google scholar (I have searched the first 7 pages using ...
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Is there a term for Gojira's style?

In case you don't know Gojira, here's their latest album. I think their style is really close (if it's not totally it) to melodic death metal, just like Amon Amarth or Dark Tranquility style's is but,...
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Company of Heroes 2 - British Forces Theme | What is the music here based off of and where do I find more music like this?

(https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8ahr6APbE1Y) This is from the video game, Company of Heroes 2 - The British Forces Expansion Pack/DLC's soundtrack. Where can I find music like this? I have decided ...
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What's the name of this song by Camel?

I have a real struggle about searching the name of this song by Camel (progressive rock band). I spent hours and hours trying to figure out what's the name of it. This is the link: https://www....
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Why is Katy Perry's new album SMILE is criticized so much? [closed]

SMILE debuted at #5 on BB200 last week which is unusual for a singer like Katy Perry. It is expected to drop to #199 next week. I agree that a few songs sounded outdated but that doesn't mean that the ...
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Turntable motor speed slow

I have an old Sony PS 300 turntable, 110V, and the motor got damaged due to connecting it directly to 220V electricity. Since then, I've bought more than 5 new motors, replaced the damaged one, and ...
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Are there satellite TV channels for fans of Extreme Metal?

I and my brother are two fans of the extreme metal genre. We have searched our receiver's channels lists in several satellites (Hotbird, Eutelsat, etc.) but found none of the channels streaming this ...
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Which part of Schubert's Symphony No.8 is unfinished?

There are many unfinished pieces by different composers such as Mozart's Requiem, Beethoven's Symphony No. 10 and etc. Most of the time, however, when I listen to these music, I don't find which part ...
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Song from the 00s having video clip about a frozen world

I am looking at a pop song from the 00s -- certainly before 2008, probably somewhere between 2000 and 2008. It was a reasonably well-known song. I heard it on French mainstream radio several times, ...
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What/who is “Bushell” the the Adam and the Ants song Press Darlings?

If passion ends in fashion Bushell is the best-dressed man in town In an previous verse it goes Nick Kent is the best dressed guy in town. Nick Kent was a rock critic, but does anyone know what "...
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Which Haydn piece was used to set “Though my soul may set in darkness” to music?

Sarah Williams' lyrics "Though my soul may set in darkness" from her poem "The Old Astronomer" were set to music with a nice melody. See this YouTube video, for example. The melody ...
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What is the video game soundtrack played when MikeMateiLive's Twitch “pause screen” starts?

Direct link to a stream at the point where it happens: https://www.twitch.tv/videos/731400142?t=01h13m38s This sounds extremely familiar to me. At first, I was convinced that it was one of the replay ...
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Is Beethoven's 5th Symphony named “symphony of fate” by the composer?

There are many myths and doubts about this title. Do we have evidence about the original intention of Beethoven naming his symphony after the so called fate motif?
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What is the jazz song in this youtube video?

Do you know what piano song which was featured in the video?
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Is there a kind of certificate for those who have listened to a lot of music? [closed]

There are certificates for those who can play musical instruments. Is there a certificate for those who have listened to a lot of music?
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What is behind the “message redacted” in “Chiron Beta Prime” by Jonathan Coulton

So there is this song, Chiron Beta Prime by Jonathan Coulton, where he tells the story of a family that is on a mining asteroid Chiron Beta Prime and working for the robots there. It is written as a ...
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Is Star Trek Picard's opening theme music in any way inspired by Caprica's opening theme music?

Star Trek: Picard's opening theme music is one of prettiest themes I have heard in long time, but I realized that the first part (first 18 seconds) of it, sounded very familiar... ...
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Different artists - same song titles? [closed]

Why does one artist often have songs with the same title as those of another? Examples are listed below: The One That Got Away was released by Katy Perry as a single from her 2010 album Teenage Dream....
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Where can I find similar music to “Sogno di Volare” by Christopher Tin?

The song, below, is from the Civilization 6 soundtrack. I love the vocals and instrumentals and how perfectly he integrated them together.
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Opening song from Hallmark's “Royal Matchmaker”

This song is from a hallmark movie, "Royal Matchmaker," but I am assuming it's only a clip of an actual track that exists out there, hidden in the woods of Indie Records. Here's a link to ...
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What is the genre of music that represents Ancient China?

I have heard this type of music in many songs related to Chinese culture or Ancient China. Can you please tell me what this kind of music is called? What is the name of this tune ? What instruments ...
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What traditional songs do parents and close family sing to their young (birth - 4) children? [closed]

Background I met a boy, about five years old, from a Persian family, and wanted to teach him some familiar (to him) songs on the piano. However, the children's songs familiar to me were not familiar ...
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History of Western Music: Audio or Video Lecture Series

In particular I am interested in lectures that cover the Major Eras (Early, Medieval, Renaissance, Baroque, Classical, Romantic, etc.), i.e. a survey course. I very enjoyed Schickele Mix, and wonder ...
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Survivor - Eye of the Tiger song [closed]

Is there a remix of the song "Survivor - Eye of the Tiger"? What are the different musical instruments in this song? The music is awesome.
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What is the song mixed in at 6 minutes?

Here is a link from Youtube: . From 5:53 a different record is played a couple of times for 8 beats. 1001tracklists only has the Heads will roll remix identified, but ...
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Is there a composer who made a fusion between Latin and Bebop Jazz?

I'm lately really into Bebop music, like Art Blakey and The Jazz Messengers and also Tecno Brega, really low-profile dance music from Brazil. I was wondering if there is like a fusion of these 2 ...
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Which was first “Stronger” or “Harder, Better, Faster, Stronger”?

As it is well known, Stronger by Kanye West features Harder, Better, Faster, Stronger by Daft Punk (https://www.nme.com/blogs/nme-blogs/kanye-west-stronger-10-anniversary-2119541). A friend told me ...
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What is the name of the musical instrument shown on the video?

Here is the picture from the video: What is the name of the musical instrument shown there?
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Wagner's music dramas differ from the 19th century Italian operas in what ways?

What influence did Wagner’s music have on nationalism? What innovations in compositional technique, harmony, staging and production did Richard Wagner employ?
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Are newly pressed vinyl records done from the original or remastered recordings?

I know this might seem like a broad question but hopefully I can clarify. I recently bought a record player and am starting to build a collection of records because I like the experience of hearing ...
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“When you love somebody and your heart goes whoo” - Song name?

I was working in a warehouse the past couple of the days. The music there seemed to be on a continual loop of Billboard top 40 songs. One song got stuck in my head - it's lyrics went something like "...
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Examples where a solo singer is in counterpoint to a choir?

I am trying to get inspiration to do exactly this: the sound of a small number of people in harmony, perhaps three or four, in counterpoint, singing different notes of different lengths, against a ...
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Synthpop disco song, retro 80s vibe, British accent, German name

I remember listening to a song on YouTube a few years ago: The song had a 80s vibe but I don't think it was actually from the 80s. The singer was male, tall, and blond or ginger. He reminded me very ...
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Music video with dancing woman who lights up everything she touches

I'm looking for a song which i don't know the title of, but i know the video clip has a dancing woman in it and everything she touches lights up. It is recorded in some old building and the genre is ...
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Name of song about the value of elements making up the human body

There is a novelty song about being able to purchase all of the elements to build a human body for something like 95 cents. I remember it as solo, male voice. Acoustic accompaniment, either solo or ...
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Country/Western song regarding girlfriend who took dog and broke heart?

5 or 6 years ago my boss asked me if I knew of a country/western song sung by a man who described a lover who broke his heart and took his dog. I did not know of it (she thought I might only because I'...
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I am sailing song - Rod Stewart

Is there a Remix of the classic song "I am Sailing" sung by Rod Stewart?
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Foreigner - I want to know what Love is song

What are the different musical instruments played in this song? I mean Guitar, Drums, Synthesizer, Violin etc?
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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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