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What features make up a genre?

I'm trying to make a list of features songs have such as BPM, Rhythm, Time signature, etc. I need features that are measurable.
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How do I find an obscure remix of a popular song?

I’m trying to find a version of “Bright” by Echosmith that played at JCPENNEY. It’s a little more techno and I think superior to the original. All of my searches on Shazam, google, YouTube, Spotify ...
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Why does Metal sound so muddy?

I've been a metal-music addict since my early teens. But in the last few years I've listened to more and more Rap/Trap and so on. And I've bought myself some really really expensive headphones to ...
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Identify this classical (or modern classical) music from an article in “The Street” news

In the video embedded in this article titled "Possible Reasons Why the Stock Market Tanked Friday" by "The Street" (Feb 2, 2018), there is a song that is played that sounds like it is either classical ...
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Stray sheet music

Hello, can anyone help me identify this piece of music? Thanks, Robert
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Unknown avant-garde piano song performed by Kyari Leen Alcantara

I have no idea what the title of this beautiful solo piano piece is. It kinda reminds me of an obscure avant-garde style. Here is the YouTube link: Kyari Leen Alcantara - Piano, Adult Recital, AUp
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Looking for the record store from MI: Rogue Nation

The opening scenes of Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation feature a vinyl store with lovely old-school decor. Unfortunately, the store is an invention, and the location is a laundry in real life. Is the ...
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Origin of “Who are you?” sample from DJ Shadow's “Circular Logic”

I've been searching the webs for the origin of the sample featured in the song Circular Logic for the album The Less You Know The Better by DJ Shadow. It is about the dialogue "Who are you" which ...
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Piano / Female vocalist song from the 80/90s?

So I have this ear worm stuck in my head and it won't get out unless I identify the song name. The tricky part is, I heard this song on the radio when I was a child, so I didn't understand the lyrics. ...
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Song of multiple dances

Music Fans Topic Challenge #2 - Dancing Many songs have become hits on the back of an associated dance craze, and of course, many dances can be done to more than one song. But has any well-known ...
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Children's song about the human body and how blood works

I remember there was a children's song on a cd that was a collection of songs for kids and one of the songs was a song about the human body and how blood pumps through it and the importance of blood ...
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Is H8000 a stylistically differentiable sub-genre of hardcore punk?

H8000 is often described as a sub-genre of hardcore punk from West Flanders. What makes it a sub-genre? Is it only geographical? In other words, can any hardcore punk track be considered H8000 if it ...
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Genre or similar songs to this proprietary track

I recently stumbled upon a video from which I extracted a proprietary song whose artist/name were kept secret. However, I really want to know where I can find more of this genre, that I would classify ...
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Lyrics: “Going for the road life, living for the wild life, swimming in the moon light…“

I recently have heard a song on the radio, but I have no idea what the song title or who the artist is. The song is already quite old and I think it is something similar to country. I am also not ...
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Identify pop-punk music video with costumes from american revolution

I'd like to identify a pop-punk song I've watched in YouTube some years ago. All I remember is that in the music video all the band members were dressed like The Founding Fathers (wigs, waistcoasts, ...
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Kraftwerk Synthesizers?

Today, i went to Antwerp to the concert of "Kraftwerk". They are with four standing side by side. It's always the same setup. They all have a special "desk" and at first glance, it seem that they all ...
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What was The Grand Tour?

In some of my readings, I come across some passing mentions that Vancouver was a stop on the Grand Tour and that was a contributing factor in it developing a lot of infrastructure for musical ...
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Identify classical soundtrack of a British Airways documentary?

Could someone please tell me what the name of this classical music is in A Very British Airline - British Airways Documentary, Episode 3 at the linked time (55:36).
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Name of the baroque music in the movie Lush Life (1993)?

I'd like to know the name of the baroque piece in the scene where Al Gorky plays the recorder.
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What's this song during the scissors scene from “The Big Lebowski?”

In The Big Lebowski, after The Dude leaves Jackie Treehorn's, there's a short scene of him running down the street before being picked up by the Malibu police. A song plays here with heavy drums and ...
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What group in 60s or 70s made an LP (or album) with songs of spacefaring pirates?

A friend of mine once showed me an LP he had that had stories of a group of space-faring people. Here are the details I remember of the LP: the album was released in possibly late 60's or some time ...
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Why does all the songs in Fucked Up's album “David Comes to Life” consist of three words?

The Canadian hardcore band Fucked Up released the album David Comes to Life in 2011. The album is formed as a rock opera. I just noticed that all the songs have three word titles. I find it hard to ...
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Why is Corey Beaulieu's guest solo out of key?

In Annihilator's album 'Metal', in the track called 'Kicked' there are 2 guest solos by Trivium's Corey Beaulieu. While the first solo seems fine, the second solo (3:35 - 3:55) seems out of key. I don'...
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Disco/Funky song, maybe Sister Sledge from “Ecce Bombo” movie"

I need some help finding who is the artist and maybe also the title of this funky song. I took it from an italian film called Ecce Bombo, which unfortunately doesn't have an offical soundtrack, and ...
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Instrumental folk song (possibly Celtic)

Both links below are the same music. I think this music is not played in the piano but rather in a violin or other similar instrument used in Irish or Celtic traditional music. It has a fast tempo ...
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Identify electronic music video of rotating planetary surface in silhouette

I'm a huge fan of Echoes (the syndicated ambient/electronic radio show), and a couple of years ago heard a track on it that piqued my interest. It featured a female vocalist and was fairly minimalist ...
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Is there really a rapper named Prix-Mo?

Supposedly, as Prog-Metal masters Dream Theater were recording their album Awake (1994), a rapper named Prix-Mo was laying down tracks in an adjacent studio. As the story goes, Dream Theater's ...
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What movie or book the “Безумие” song was based on? (writer M.Pushkina, for Kipelov rock-band)

It's common knowledge that Pushkina's works are all based on (not to say "ripped of") the last movie or book she has while writing yet another song. What movie or book the "Безумие" song ("Жить ...
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Is Sweelinck's Toccata primi toni, SwWV 286 one of the first baroque pieces?

Sweelinck is considered one of the first baroque composers. In fact, most his pieces are still very Renaissance style. One of his most famous pieces that sounds more baroque is Toccata primi toni, ...
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id3tags v2.4 and advanced schema for music metadata (v.2)

Due to my lack of time and to the fact that I am not sure whether this the right place to ask such a question I will post my question & my research efforts into parts, and continue expanding it ...
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Secret message in “Secret messages”?

It is common knowledge, that Electric Light Orchestra managed to encode a lot of secret messages in their album "Secret Messages", usually by inverting them (you have to invert part of song to listen ...
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Gravel-voiced female singer “when I clap my hands you'll come to me”?

This is a song I heard around 2007, it featured a gravel-voiced female singer (similar to Macy Gray) cooing a refrain that sounded to me like "oh baby, ooh baby, when I clap my hands you'll come to me....
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What is the name of Opus No. 8 by Nikolay Ladukhin?

This is a question regarding an historical Russian composer. I have done much research regarding the works of Nikolay Ladukhin (Russian: Николай Михайлович Ладухин). However, piecing together a more ...
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What is the track/album/concert name or lyrics of this song from Alim Qasimov?

I have received a miscellaneous clip that its author had mixed a piece of music (~ 40 seconds) with some pictures. I extracted the music from the clip and already have recognized that the singer of ...
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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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What is the origin of the synth sample in the start of both [Dark PHOENiX] Deaf to all but the Song and DBZ Ultimate Tenkaichi - Courage

Within the first 10 seconds of both songs you can clearly hear very similar musical phrases played on a bright synth with delay and filter modulation. I didn't find any direct relation between the two ...
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Meaning of BRMC's song's title (0.0770833333333333)

I've been wondering for a while about what could 0.0770833333333333 mean? It's a song by Black Rebel Motorcycle Club, from Beat The Devil's Tattoo album. What I figured out so far is that 0....
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Origins of the outro sample from Take the Sword Part III on the Afro Samurai Resurrection soundtrack?

At the end of Take the Sword Part III on the Afro Samurai Resurrection soundtrack, there is this sample: When a man wants to attract the female The best way is to apply a musk perfume But when ...
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Identify music video of a guy watching VHS tapes

I remember this music video (I think from Kerrang!) and it's just some guy who locks up his doors and watches a bunch of old tapes all winter. I don't remember much, except the fact I liked it, and I ...
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Late 90's song with lyrics “felt like my bones were made of sand”

I need your help in finding a late 90's song from a band. I dont know the lyrics nor the album the song came from. But I do remember some parts of the song, which are as follows: I looked at you, ...
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Can you identify a specific song in this medley?

I've been trying to identify all songs in this stunning "medley" from Ludovic Beier presenting the renowned Roland FR-8X accordion, but I am specifically looking for the one at 21:04. I would really ...
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DnB mixes like Kush Sessions?

I love the Kush Sessions mixes and that they can be downloaded for free. Within Drum & Bass genre there's so much variety, but those mixes kind of hit the spot for me—just some relaxed, mainstream ...
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Find cause for record player noise

I've got a pretty new pro-ject turntable with a brand new Shure pickup. As soon as I select the source on my amplifier I get constant noise form the turntable. The player has been working fine on ...
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Song from late 90's early 2000 - “Is it bitter, is it sweet”

I do remember the whole bunch of lyrics: Is it bitter, is it sweet/ I wanna know what love tastes like [Chorus] Love, love, la-la-la-love/ I wanna know love, oh/ I need to know love. It ...
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Why does Axl Rose wear Jesus Christ tshirts?

Does anyone of you know why Axl Rose wears that famous Jesus Christ tshirt with "KILL YOUR IDOLS" sign on the bottom?
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Released recordings of The Jive Bombers

An American group called The Jive Bombers has come to my attention through listening to the Cry-Baby soundtrack. I want to find more of their recordings and was wondering whether there has been any CD ...
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Where does this mandolin come from?

My friend inherited a mandolin - there is no visible inscription but family lore has it that it is about 100 years old and came from Austria. Does anyone know where we could find someone that can help ...
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Why are some musician names a letter followed by numbers?

Why do some musicians choose a name that is a letter followed by a dash and some numbers (usually a 3 digit number)? I have seen this before a few times, but never found out how or why this tradition ...
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Music Video From Mid 2000s

I was hoping someone else remembers a specific song/video that I remember seeing on MTV in the mornings. I loved the song, but I don't remember how it goes. It was an alt rock band for sure, white ...
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The Apprentice | Series 1 | Episode 9 Music Track Identify?

Hi does any one know what track is playing at 46:40 please ? https://youtu.be/5xwW0TWO9nY?t=2800

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