Musical Amusement with Andy Rehfeldt.

Musical Amusement with Andy Rehfeldt.

Andy Refheldt is a Los Angeles based musician and host of a Youtube channel which has for a few years now been having a lot of fun with popular videos and musical styles. What he does is take a song rooted in one style and then by recording his own backing tracks and sometimes adding new vocals too changes it in to a whole new style, and in the process he creates something that is highly post-modern and also loads of fun to listen to. Ever wanted to hear (and see) a Death Metal version of ‘Moves Like Jagger’? How Read more »

Freddie Mercury or Boy George: Who is the fairest of them all?

Freddie Mercury or Boy George: Who is the fairest of them all?

Two Divas: Freddie Mercury and Boy George. Two videos and the question: who is the fairest of them all? For the final one on one of the year, I chose two videos that made an impact on me when I was a child. Both videos were topping the charts in 1984 (I was 7 years old) and they are among the first music videos I remember. I adore both groups and songs and especially both front men so I thought it would be nice to end the year deconstructing them. “I WANT TO BREAK FREE” – QUEEN The song is Read more »