Archive for the Music Category

“Quantum of Solace” theme song?

Posted in Cool video, James Bond, Movies, Music with tags , , , , , , , on 9 August 2008 by Doc Tourneau

As a confirmed, lifelong, hard-core James Bond fan, I am, of course, eagerly anticipating this fall’s new 007 movie QUANTUM OF SOLACE.

One of the rituals in counting down to the release of a new Bond film is anticipating the new theme song. The BBC 6’s Adam and Joe have proposed their own tune, with an accompanying video. It’s one of the funniest Bond spoofs I’ve seen in years. Feast your eyes (and ears) on:

The real, actual, QOS title track is entitled “Another Way to Die,” and will be performed by Jack White and Alicia Keys. Let’s hope it’s as inspired as this!

Tom Waits on Fernwood 2-Nite

Posted in Cool video, Music, TV with tags on 12 June 2008 by Doc Tourneau

It’s not my intention to make this blog a repository for cool videos. Having said that, however, I’ve got to share this wonderful time-capsule piece — a combination of four of my favorite things: Martin Mull; Fred Willard; Martin Mull & Fred Willard; and Mr. Tom Waits:

Pure bliss.

Misunderstood Lyrics of “Carmina Burana”

Posted in Cool video, Music with tags , , on 9 May 2008 by Doc Tourneau

One of the funniest things I’ve ever seen! I’m not sure if these are the real commonly-misunderstood lyrics, or if the video authors just made it all up. Either way, I was convulsed in laughter. Take a looksee for your own self:

Actually, there seems to be scores of these, some of them pretty dirty, but this was the funniest of the bunch. Enjoy!

“Cup of Brown Joy” by Elemental

Posted in Cool video, Music with tags , on 6 May 2008 by Doc Tourneau

I get the hugest kick out of this video, by the very weird but singularly dashing Mr. Elemental. If only more people wore pith helmets and smoked pipes… the world would be a far better place! It’s a pretty catchy tune, too…