Song of the day: Sex Pistols – "My Way"

September 12, 2012

Yesterday’s post featuring “My Way” reminded me of the gloriously disrespectful version by the Sex Pistols:

[Warning: both the song and the video contain assorted naughtiness]

Sex Pistols – “My Way (1978)

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Here’s the original English-language version:

Frank Sinatra – “My Way (1969)

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And here’s the original original version (the one that started all the cover versions):

Claude François – “Comme D’Habitude (1967)

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Musical coincidences # 209

March 30, 2012

My friend Scott (Hi, Scotty!) recently posted on his Facebook Wall a song by noisy Australian band Moler. Its opening line was rather noticeable:

Moler – “Infatuation” (1997) (excerpt)

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Does that remind you of anything?

Sex Pistols – “Anarchy In The U.K. (1977) (excerpt)

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Here are the full versions:

Moler – “Infatuation” (1997)

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Sex Pistols – “Anarchy In The U.K. (1977)

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