Musical coincidences # 3

June 8, 2009

I heard Green Day‘s latest effort “21 Guns” a little while ago, and it took me a few minutes before I realised why the melody in the verse sounded familiar…

Now try the verse of Neil Young‘s “Heart Of Gold“…

If you didn’t quite catch that, here’s a mash-up of the two:

And here are the full tracks:

Green Day – “21 Guns” (2009)

Neil Young – “Heart Of Gold” (1972)