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The Late Movies: Guess The Theme 32

It’s time for another weekly installment of GUESS THE THEME! All the clips below have something in common. Think you can figure it out? Leave you best guesses in the comments. The Rolling Stones – Start Me Up Deep Purple – Smoke On The Water Panic! At The Disco – Nine In The Afternoon Nickel Creek [...]

The Late Movies: Guess The Theme XXIX

It’s Thursday night and we have a brand spanking new GUESS THE THEME for your enjoyment. Once again, all the clips below have something in common. Leave your best guesses in the comments! AC/DC – You Shook Me All Night Long Cage The Elephant – Ain’t No Rest For The Wicked The Temptations – My Girl Social [...]

The Late Movies: Mixed Musical Genres

It’s a treat for your ears when a song you know is performed in a completely different style. Sometimes it seems like there’s a hard dividing line between musical genres, with folk, country, bluegrass, and gospel forever separated from pop, rock and rap. But occasionally a song crosses over, not just on the charts, but [...]

The Late Movies: Guess the Theme VII

It’s Thursday night and it’s once again time to test your knowledge! The clips below have a common theme. Can you guess it? Leave your answers in the comments. As always, the winner receives something as special as it is invaluable: my undying respect and admiration. The Rolling Stones – Sympathy For The Devil Death Cab For [...]

The Late Movies: Fantastic Music Collaborations

Last week on The Colbert Report, noted folk / alt-rocker Jeff Tweedy (of Wilco fame) played a track with legendary soul singer Mavis Stapes. This performance inspired me to put together a list of other famous artists who have collaborated together. Some are pure awesome. Some not so much. I know I’ve missed a ton…leave [...]

The Late Movies: Classic Songs, Different Instruments

Tonight for the Late Movies we take a look at some classic cover songs, played on a variety of different instruments. If you have any others, leave them in the comments! “Nothing Else Matters” Here is Metallica’s “Nothing Else Matters” played on a dulcimer, which is exactly how Lars intended it. “We Will Rock You” If you ever wanted [...]