Eurovision and the Humperdinck: This Blows My Mind

India Knight today tweeted: *tiny voice* I rather like Englebert Humperdinck’s Eurovision song. I do too: Azerbaijan is still not in Europe though.

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Who Says Prayer Is Dead

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On Pop Stars Who… Work too Much.

Good news! I’ve caught up on #Madonna! 1. Apparently her hamstring was blown. It showed, but she seemed to loosen up and enjoy herself by the end. 2. Is it familiarity or actually something that her voice just works better with her older songs? I was telling Peter yesterday that my problem with Madonna isn’t […]

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The Sweet and Kind Melbourne Girl

This news makes me happy. Especially when you see what the runners up were (the bottom two I’ve never heard in my life). Top points if you recognize the reference in the title.

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AND THE BEST PERSON EVER: Kanye Tweets, stitched, by Supervelma on Etsy.

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Albertans: All Young and Outdoorsey

Totally. (remember to breathe) – Travel Alberta I love this video. Watch it big.

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Peter Recommends CXXXVI

Michael Winslow on Senkveld med Thomas go Harald does Whole Lotta Love by Led Zeppelin This is amazing.

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Tobar an Dualchais: This is AMAZING

Tobar an Dualchais – Kist o Riches This website contains thousands of oral recordings recorded in Scotland and further afield, from the 1930s onwards. The items you can listen to include stories, songs, music, poetry and factual information. For instance, from the “most popular items” list: Òran an Iolaire This song tells of the sinking […]

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Imagine If There Was No 60s

Woah: Wheat & Weeds – Imagine Even Lennon Knew “Imagine” Was A Crock

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Absolutely the Funniest Item of the Day CCLXVI

I actually saw this yesterday but I’ve woken up with random bits of it stuck in my head, making me laugh: Whole Foods Parking Lot

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Jerusalem (The Non-Allegorical One)

A guy goes through Jerusalem filming musicians and mashes them together. I think it’s quite pretty.

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Absolutely the Funniest Item of the Day CCLXV

Neil Patrick Harris sings the opening number for the other night’s Tony Awards ceremony: And oh lawd I was dyin’.

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Not Sure What This Has To Do With the Big Bopper Going Down in a Plane Crash

But I’d say the song carries it: The Grand Rapids LipDub – American Pie (And I do love a marching band. And fireworks. And, well, it is awfully cool.) Curtsy: John J Miller.

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I Bet This Is Better Than Black Swan

Spike Jonze films a rendition of the Dying Swan by a Los Angeles hip-hop dancer and Yo Yo Ma. I mean, as one does:

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A One Man Disney Medley

“One Man Disney Movie” Nick Pitera Disney Medley Music Video Apparently (apparently): Yes that’s his voice (which I have a hard time believing more than that), he really works at Pixar, and it’s really his chin.

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