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Parody music, or musical parody, involves changing or copying existing (usually well known) musical ideas or lyrics, or copying the particular style of a composer or artist, or even a general style of music. Although the intention of a musical parody may be humour (as in burlesque), ...


Browse the top parody artists to find new music. ... remaking Russian and international pop music classic pieces into hard rock/heavy metal humorous covers.


Jan 21, 2016 ... From Spinal Tap to Brian Pern, the spoof rockers and rappers that were nearly ... ditties for artistic inspiration, they wrote odd songs about sport and parrots and .... for telling jokes, rather than comedians making spoofs of pop music. .... A modern update of the Spinal Tap style of music mockumentary, Brian ...


"Scherzo" in Italian means "joke" and this style of movement is playful in character, adopting ... Classical Music - the dark side, parody and irony ..... Although Glam Rock artists sang many serious songs, there was often a camp ironic element to ...


Oct 21, 2014 ... “I know some hearty folk/whose party joke/ pretended to hunt with ..... the vocals intone in a lugubrious minor-key Music-in-12-Parts-style drone.


In more recent times the term musical parody came to signify the humorous ... pieces, as well as both serious and ironic references to particular musical styles.


But there's one very important thing we have to know about humor in music: it's got to .... Now we come to a new department of humor, called satire. .... and so the serious operatic style of the music seems ridiculous and funny. .... a new art called Mickey-Mousing, which makes the music follow the action exactly, step by step.


Richard Coolidge has defined three types of musical humor: absolute ... songs that make fun of specific subjects or styles, and dates back to artists such as Allan  ...


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