Posts Tagged ‘mash

08
May
13

Night Owl Chat – Mash Ups!

Our nightly wind-down from the day’s annoyances.

From Urban Dictionary:

mash up:

v. To take elements of two or more pre-existing pieces of music and combine them to make a new song.
n. A song comprised of elements of two or more pre-existing pieces of music.

In the early and mid oughts, mash ups were the new, creative frontier. Danger Mouse made his name by taking The Beatles’ “White Album” and Jay-Z’s “Black Album” and creating the “Grey Album”. He was given a cease and desist order by Apple Records, but he created the piece at a time when file sharing had exploded, so it’s quite easy to get access to the album. (Yes, I have it, and it’s SPECTACULAR.)

Mash ups are still a font of creativity, where mixers take disparate songs, find commonalities in them, and create something new.

So, for tonight’s night owl musical thread, mash ups!

Bob Marley v. The Beatles: “Let it Be, No Cry”

Continue reading ‘Night Owl Chat – Mash Ups!’

05
Feb
11

crooner-in-chief

😐

05
Jan
11

got the wednesday blues? you need a mishmash.

Click

30
Dec
10

mish mash marvels

Don’t miss BWD’s ‘Mish Mash‘ today, it’s jam-packed with uplifting news.

20
Dec
10

mishmash alert!

Check out the latest ‘Mishmash‘ at The Only Adult In The Room – pretty darn excellent

12
Dec
10

can he kick it?

12
Mar
10

crooner-in-chief?

And, err…….




@POTUS

@BarackObama

@WhiteHouse

@FLOTUS

@MichelleObama

@PeteSouza

Enter your email address to receive notifications of new posts by email.

@TheObamaDiary

@NerdyWonka

RSS Obama White House.gov

  • An error has occurred; the feed is probably down. Try again later.

RSS WH Tumblr

  • An error has occurred; the feed is probably down. Try again later.

RSS Steve Benen

  • Biden approval up in new polling, and inflation remains a top issue
  • Why OPEC+ decision is 'a slap in the face' to Biden
  • Unveiling the new 50 Over 50 List
  • William Shattner: We are aware of the awe and wonder of the universe
  • Kris Jenner: The boundaries others have set for us are imaginary

Categories

Archives

Blog Stats

  • 43,289,871 hits
October 2022
M T W T F S S
 12
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
24252627282930
31