Survey: What’s the appeal of songs that aren’t the original?

Here’s a survey for me to get information on your thoughts on taking an original song and making it something else completely. And of course, there will be a follow-up article with all the information gathered. 

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Music and Marijuana

Marijuana and music. It just seems to fit. Whether you’re grooving to the Beatles or chilling with Marilyn Manson, weed can have an effect. 

Sarah Spisak is a university student at MacEwan and a music lover. She’s been smoking weed since she was 17 to help with her anxiety. I interviewed her on her preferences both high and sober. 

Post Modern Jukebox at Edmonton’s Winspear

From those leaning forward in the seats enthralled by the vocals of some of PMJ’s finest, to the couples swing dancing in the aisles to the versatile instruments. This performance had a captured audience. Watching the Post Modern Jukebox ensemble perform felt like you were the only person in the auditorium. 

Dreams and Disney: Covering the Lion King

For this segment of ‘Dreams and Disney’, it was hard to choose just one iconic song of the film. But I went with the “Circle of Life” because it’s the opening song and everyone (arguably) knows the song. 

Death Note Cover Songs

After watching this film version of the death note, I thought that it would be a good time to showcase some covers for The Death Note anime.