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08 August 2006 @ 09:06 am
I'm nuts  
I've been hearing medleys in my head.  The a cappella variety, where the songs overlap after a while.  I was stuck on one, and now I've got two alternating.  No clue why, but I figured that if I wrote them down maybe they'd leave my head.

Medley #1:
You're a Mean One, Mr. Grinch
Cruella de Vil

Those two overlap surprisingly well, and work together thematically.  I'm actually kind of amazed I haven't heard it done yet.


Medley #2:
It's My Life (No Doubt)
It's My Life (Bon Jovi)

Those two don't overlap nearly as well, but the No Doubt one has a two-chord sequence after every chorus that would make for a perfect progression into the Bon Jovi version.  Strangely, there's also a moment in one of the instrumental breaks of the No Doubt one where I hear Pink Floyd's "Another Brick in The Wall."  Listen for it next time the song's on the radio - the line you're listening for is the familiar one ("We don't need no education")
 
 
 
lindasings on August 9th, 2006 04:46 am (UTC)
You're right... you're nuts.
(And you completely forgot to medley in Billy Joel's "My Life"!)
egheaumaen on August 17th, 2006 05:13 am (UTC)
The Billy Joel song only works if it's combined with the old guy at the beginning of every episode of "Monty Python's Flying Circus."