Musical coincidences # 365

February 19, 2013

I spotted a coincidence involving background vocals in a new-ish Australian song. (It was released in 2011, but I only heard it couple of days ago. So to me it’s a very new song.)

As you listen to the new-ish Australian song, I’d like to draw your attention to the falsetto background vocals going “Ooh oo-oo”…

Dune Rats – “Pogo (2011) (excerpt)

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…just as Andy Partridge does in XTC‘s Making Plans For Nigel“:

XTC – “Making Plans For Nigel (1979) (excerpt)

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Here are the full versions:

Dune Rats – “Pogo (2011)

XTC – “Making Plans For Nigel (1979) (excerpt)

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