Video of the Week: Story Behind the Song–‘Brandy (You’re a Fine Girl)’

Video of the Week: ‘Every Major’s Terrible’

Performed by Ben Miller. Lyric from Randall Munroe’s comic xkcd.

Original melody from Gilbert and Sullivan’s “Major General’s Song”, also parodied by Tom Lehrer’s “The Elements”.

Video of the Week: Who’s on Stage?

Video of the Week: What is Jazz? Ella Fitzgerald and Mel Torme Explain

Video of the Week: Michael Winslow’s Amazing Hendrix Impersonation

Video of the Week: The Beatles, Barbershop Style

Julien Neel (aka Trudbol) is a one-man barbershop quartet. Check out his sublime take on the Beatles’ “If I Fell” and visit his YouTube page for lots more:

Video of the Week: Ray Manzarek and the Origins of ‘Riders on the Storm’

Ray Manzarek tells the story of the origin of the Doors’ classic “Riders on the Storm”. Manzarek passed away in 2013.

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