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A surplus of geekery by :: Fred Abercrombie

Remix: Star Wars Kid YouTube Vid

This charming lil’ re-mixsketch of the Star Wars Kid has a real A-Ha Take On Me vibe.

May I suggest the Twelves remix as soundtrack? Or the squeaky Manualist version?

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World Cup: Vuvuzela Concerto Sheet Music

Vuvuzela’s have been buzzing throughout World Cup and I’m only just now realizing they’re in B Flat. I always thought it was the Key of B Swarm Stinging My Eardrums and Cerebral Cortex. Worse is knowing they’re going to creep into the stands of other sporting events. Remember the Angels games and their Thundersticks? Shudder.

NEEDLESS BUT AWESOME:
LOOK FOR THE VUVUZELA BUTTON ON YOUTUBE VIDEOS

A BETTER B FLAT:
To cleanse your membranes, revisit the awesome In B Flat Collaborative Music Project:

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Moustache: Is Keith Hernandez Michael Jordan’s Bacon Neck Doppelgänger?

Two retired sports figures are doing a series of commercial vids on YouTube, there was bound to be some crossover … Tell me this dude looks more than a little Hernandez-y …

HANES “BACON NECK” w/ MICHAEL JORDAN:

See more Michael Jordan in the Hanes Flight23 series. (thanks, Wardinger)

BLOOMBERG “MUSTRASH TALK” w/ KEITH HERNANDEZ:

See Keith Hernandez dish out more Mustrash Talk.

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Music: Kutiman Remixes YouTube Into “ThruYou”

ThruYou has been flying ’round the interwebz and it deserves all the attention it can get. Israeli musician and producer Kutiman cut together an album of music+videos entirely from YouTube content. The above vid is only the first track. Go check out the others. Especially “I’m New.” Well done.

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