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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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Is any technology used to enhance the sound of the backup vocals in Twisted Measure's version of Sia's “Chandelier”?

Is any technology used to enhance the sound of the backup vocals in Twisted Measure's version of Sia's "Chandelier"? Are any particular effects or filters being used over the backup vocals? One of ...
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How to qualify 'Lady of the Lake' by Rick Wakeman (Knights of the Round Table)?

In Rick Wakeman's album The Myths and Legends of King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table, the song Lady of the Lake serves as a (45 seconds) intermede between the first and third songs of the ...
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What is Bass and Treble?

Can someone please explain the difference of bass and treble as if to someone with no background knowledge in music? Every time I ask I someone, they always answer as if I'm already an expert on music....
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Electro house music identification

I am trying to identify the soundtrack that is played for a few seconds in this video (from 0'02'' to 0'06''). It reminds me of Perfection from TWOLOUD but it does not seem to be it. Can you help me ...
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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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How well-known are the Manic Street Preachers in the US?

I'm an expat Brit living in the US and I've always been a big fan of the Manic Street Preachers, who are a Welsh band that are generally considered one of the best British rock bands of the 90s. Their ...
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Why have so many Grunge artists died of suicide and drug related deaths?

The Grunge genre seems plagued by tragedy, with a large number of the top performers having taken their own lives. Is there some sort of connection to explain why all of these artists of the same ...
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What is the name of this House track or the original that gets sampled?

This is a snippet from a House track from a resident dj set at MTH-House [2008]. The accordeon kicking in near the end should hopefully render this track recognizable to some. Either original track or ...
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Upbeat country pop, currently popular among teens (2019), punchy guitar ending

I was at a pool party several days ago when this song came on, and nearly every one of my classmates knew the words. I couldn't hear it too well, though, so I didn't catch the lyrics, but it sounded ...
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What is this theme from the Harry Potter movies called?

There's a bit of a jingle that is super familiar to anyone who's ever watched Harry Potter movies. I'm trying to find some sheet music with the notes for it, but so far I'm out of luck, especially ...
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What music is this? [closed]

I have uploaded short audio in Soundcloud. I couldn't find its name. Please Help me find it. Unknown Music
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Turntables: Direct Drive vs Belt Driven, what are the differences, pros, and cons?

Turntables come in many flavors. One of the main decisions to make when buying one is choosing between a direct drive and a belt driven mechanism. What are the differences between them? Which are the ...
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What's that song that samples a man saying “the bossa nova”

There's a song I've heard many times, it's a kind of lounge or chill party song. It's relatively famous I think, but I can't find it online. It's got a fast, steady bossa nova beat, and starts with a ...
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Why are major keys traditionally happy and minor keys traditionally sad?

From the 15th to 18th of last July, I was in a music education camp in Alpensia Resort of Pyeongchang. On the 17th, a masterclass teacher taught this to me and all of the other students, while working ...
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Style of dress for a symphony orchestra

I'm an avid symphony patron, and I also watch different symphony orchestra recordings online. I've noticed that sometimes an orchestra will be in white tie, sometimes in black tie and other times ...
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Dream by Imagine Dragons seems to have ripped off a song from the early 2000s to maybe 2010

music fans. I love the album Smoke + Mirrors (Apple Music). Today I was listening to the song "Dream" when I noticed this: A little after 2:53, the vocal melody sounds incredibly familiar. I have ...
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Why is unpitched percussion so dominant in music produced in the last century onward?

The motivation for this question is personal; I find unpitched percussion grating, and thus the way that I will pose the question will be colored by that. The prevalence of unpitched percussion is ...
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Identify soundtrack by Jincheng Zhang [closed]

Jincheng Zhang stealing songs, I remember hearing this version before. I think it was in French (with lyrics). sameone can help me to find the original? "Shazam" also recognazied it as Jincheng Zhang ...
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Original of song used frequently as background for “quiet storm”

I'm looking for a song whose backing track is used frequently as the mood-setting music for "quiet storm" format late-night radio. It consists largely of a long series of quarter notes, about 120 bpm,...
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Os Cantos Sertanejos by Villa-Lobos?

I got a reference to a composition "Os Cantos Sertanejos" by Heitor Villa-Lobos in the sixth paragraph of the following article: https://anovademocracia.com.br/no-198/7625-villa-lobos-musica-erudita-...
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Identify a slow acoustic fingerpicking guitar song with lyric something along “I cannot help her, neither should you”

It's an acoustic guitar song with fingerpicking style, slow in pace, and easy to play. The only lyrics I remember are, "I cannot help her, neither should you" or something along those lines. It ...
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Song identification in Stephen Hawking's Documentary

I watched a scene from a Stephen Hawking documentary on YouTube. Here's the link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YzMrNFd4oOk At about 0:44 a music starts, can someone identify it?
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HDBeenDope's use of the word 'LABB' in 'Cayman'

In the song, 'Cayman' the word LABB is thrown around a lot such as LABB on everything and constantly spelling it out.What does it mean?
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Song identification help, Big band tune

Had this stuck in me head for a couple of days now and it's really bothering me. Can you help identify it? I seem to remeber it starts with a bari or trombone maybe with a snare rim click in the ...
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Meaning of this particular lyric in Blaze Foley's “Big Cheeseburgers And Good French Fries”

I am fascinated by the music of Blaze Foley, and he often paints an incredible picture of life in the country. Last year I was able - after research - to determine the meaning of his lyrics "Feed the ...
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What did Schoenberg intend to say by '[Ives] responds to negligence by contempt'?

Source: Charles Ives and the Classical Tradition. p. 87 Top. There is a great Man living in this Country—a composer. He has solved the problem of how to preserve one's self-esteem. He responds ...
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Ident Romeo and Juliet song

I can’t find the cruddy radio copy mp3 I used to have anymore but the first verse goes like this: My Juliet.. I was your Romeo you were my Juliet and we were so in love. It was instant ...
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Music video where a photographer drive in a car and have a keychain of a camera, and take pictures of a few modules

I remember: he as a nice car and keychain of a camera he drives to a studio and a few models come after that, and then he starts taking pitchers. after that, he shows them the pitchers and then they ...
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How can the blues be linked to hip hop / rap music?

I've seen / read many things about black music, especially the Negro spiritual, blues, rhythm'n'blues, rock'n'roll, etc. And 99% of what I've heard or read says that the rap music descends from blues,...
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Is Metallica's lyrics considered to be great by native speakers?

I'm not a native English speaker so despite I'm able to understand what a particular song lyrics is about I can't determine how good it is in terms of poetry. I'm well aware that for instance Bob ...
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Why is Axl Rose the only original member left in Guns N' Roses?

It's pretty common to see a band break up or have a member or two leave, but in Guns N' Roses the only original member left is Axl Rose and most of the other band members still play together in bands ...
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Identify the violin concerto in a Chinese movie, “Together” (2002)

A 2002 Chinese movie 和你在一起 (Together) is about a young violinist, and there's a section playing the ending of a violin concerto (YouTube Video). What is the name of this violin concerto?
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Which are the “standards”, or canonical hymns, of Gregorian Chants?

Was watching a documentary about early music history, which covered Gregorian Chants briefly, Dies irae in particular, and I immediately fell in love. The simplicity of the melody, the monophony, the ...
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Identify the music on Australian advertisement for Sidchrome spanners

Back in the 1980s or 90s, there was an advertisement on Australian TV for Sidchrome spanners. It showed a collection of spanners being made, starting with red hot metal being stamped out, then cleaned ...
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Underrated Music by John Williams | Which pieces of music by John Williams are critically acclaimed but have received very little popular attention? [closed]

John Williams is largely known for his Star Wars soundtrack. He is critically acclaimed. Many people will recognise the "Imperial March" theme from Star Wars. [You might find the song "Hymn to the ...
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What are some bands similar to, the swing revival band, Big Bad Voodoo Daddy? Since this a revival band, whom are this band imitating?

Here are some songs from this band:-- (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xphZkAiJve0) (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=19MMvOPd7Eg) (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TEWuZ0QBvlo) Where can I find more ...
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Song played by Nadeshot at the BMC Club in New Orleans

I'm looking for a song played by Nadeshot at the BMC Club in New Orleans. It was uploaded on FB by "The Miss Mae," a game streamer. It is stuck in my head and I can't find it. I already tried ...
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What was this song in MTV's Headbangers ball intro or interlude?

Once upon a time in America there was a show called "Headbangers Ball" on a TV station that now disappoints too much to be mentioned. And this show had an intro or interlude composed of short clips ...
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Identify Rio Bravo Opening Song name

What is the song name, in the opening of movie Rio Bravo? It is playing from beginning to 1:05.
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What's the difference between Bluegrass and Country?

I'm diving into North American folklore music of the 20th century, and two of the staples are the Bluegrass and Country genres / styles. They seem to be intimately connected though, so: How are they ...
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Source of dialogue from intro to Beastie Boys' “Professor Booty”

On the 3rd album of the Beastie Boys Check Your Head, to start the track Professor Booty, there is what sounds like dialogue to a movie: Yo I don't hang out with those guys. Man I ain't got nothin ...
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Is there such a piece like Sonata No 9 for piano by Chopin?

I am listening to this: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dWDqUSdG7NA and it has the title "Sonata No 9 | Frederic Chopin". I am trying to cross check the existence of the original piece and attribution ...
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Full lyrics of favorite camp song (called “Gypsy Song”) containing “… faria faria-O” [closed]

I’m looking for the English lyrics to a song I learned at summer camp. It was called "Gypsy Song". The refrain was Set the forest and mountains ringing with faria faria-O
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Identify this background music of a “Plesant Green” YouTube video

I’d like to know the title (or just a link) of the background music of this video: https://youtube.com/watch?v=ttzmM6U9VX0&t=9m45s The same music also plays at: https://youtube.com/watch?v=...

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