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Re: Youtube favourites. (NON-Romanov & Royality videos)
« Reply #90 on: May 15, 2015, 10:32:23 PM »
Chris de Burgh performing his song, The Getaway. Live in Dortmund December 4, 2011.


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2KJDa-R5Fj0

lol, that's a random one there Tim. On the other hand I did once sing "Lady in Red" at Karaoke. I had a few to drink and some girl friends managed to convince me :-)
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« Reply #91 on: May 22, 2015, 12:27:41 AM »
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Re: Youtube favourites. (NON-Romanov & Royality videos)
« Reply #92 on: June 25, 2015, 05:22:33 PM »
Heaven In Our Headlights by Hedley

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h6qHUiqhql0
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Re: Youtube favourites. (NON-Romanov & Royality videos)
« Reply #93 on: February 20, 2016, 06:30:44 AM »
Ho Hey by The Lumineers

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QmuYiYleTG4


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Re: Youtube favourites. (NON-Romanov & Royality videos)
« Reply #94 on: August 10, 2017, 11:25:51 AM »
OneRepublic - Future Looks Good (Audio)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KkGhYIPcAHg
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Re: Youtube favourites. (NON-Romanov & Royality videos)
« Reply #95 on: January 07, 2018, 01:53:10 PM »
Adorably cute and impressively fit Soviet soldiers (Alexandrov ensemble) dancing cossack dance:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a0fTVnhg7S0
Some comments dub it "Soviet breakdance"! :-)

Modern hipster folk version: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0JQ0xnJyb0A
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Re: Youtube favourites. (NON-Romanov & Royality videos)
« Reply #96 on: April 22, 2018, 12:03:42 PM »
We Didn't Start The Fire parody, about the fall of Channel Awesome


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=reAFBpjD4hM
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Re: Youtube favourites. (NON-Romanov & Royality videos)
« Reply #97 on: May 03, 2018, 10:50:12 PM »
Irish Telecom advert "Little blonde girl calls Santa on her toy phone"

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gl2u24_d2w0

Australian Woolworths advert "Little girl counts out carrots for Santa's reindeer" (because of the limited time, they leave out Cupid and Donner)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j5gRG4od5NY

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Re: Youtube favourites. (NON-Romanov & Royality videos)
« Reply #98 on: May 08, 2018, 06:15:27 PM »
Money On My Mind from the TV movie My Father Must Die

This song has never been released, so this version is fan made.



https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1B9NBOjWyis
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Re: Youtube favourites. (NON-Romanov & Royality videos)
« Reply #99 on: May 22, 2018, 11:52:59 PM »
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Re: Youtube favourites. (NON-Romanov & Royality videos)
« Reply #100 on: November 11, 2018, 11:23:30 AM »
Passchendaele (After the War by Sarah Slean).  Fitting, since this is the 100th Anniversary of  the  Armistice.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vi4EygbqW3o&fbclid=IwAR25O85ijQBTz1Dj7xLLMB0ggi8aldb7iEDNro0sy6zfOVJmHM693S2l35w
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Re: Youtube favourites. (NON-Romanov & Royality videos)
« Reply #101 on: December 17, 2018, 12:40:56 PM »
Catchy anthem of the emerging right-wing populist movement in Europe?

Marching song of the Greek Chrysi Avgi - Golden Dawn party: Οι τελευταίοι πιστοί - The Last Faithful Ones: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jOMNF0dV5UY

(The song as meme culture: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XvpPQaVJlmw)

I became very enamoured with this song and wondered where it came from? Turns out it's an adaption of an Italian hommage to the heroes of the anti-Communist uprising in Hungary in 1956: (Avanti) ragazzi di Buda - (Forward) Boys of Buda: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rx7iEoYJ6_U

Apparently it was written by the broadcaster Pier Francesco Pingitore in 1966 and has been in use by various neo-fascist football hooligan groups, most notably supporters of Lazio. Rocked-up version: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vgwrx-xl9KY

Fascinating how a hommage to the anti-Communist resistance in Eastern Europe now becomes a rallying song for those who align themselves with the stance on mass immigration of these countries of the Visegrád Group.

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Re: Youtube favourites. (NON-Romanov & Royality videos)
« Reply #102 on: December 17, 2018, 01:21:58 PM »
Enticing campfire rendition from some right-wing summer camp in the 1970s: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uZmRdgD9vYw

BTW while researching this I happened upon this recent German TV report about a so-called 'Anastasia cult' from Russia that had adherents in Germany: Basically eco-fascism worshipping a blond goddess called Anastasia: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sp0sx6eZiTk
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Как речь безмолвная могилы,
Горячку сердца холодит.

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Re: Youtube favourites. (NON-Romanov & Royality videos)
« Reply #103 on: December 17, 2018, 05:03:06 PM »
 
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I happened upon this recent German TV report about a so-called 'Anastasia cult' from Russia that had adherents in Germany: Basically eco-fascism worshipping a blond goddess called Anastasia

Well, that's certainly different!
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