/ Best Spoof Song
I'l go for Morris Minor and the Majors - Stutter Rap.
Also, Newport State of Mind made me smile
> Newport State of Mind
> Perhaps you need to be from South Wales to appreciate it
> Even better since apparently J-Zee or whatever he's called through his dummy out the pram and refused to let them release it as single - W##ke
another vote for this
funnily enough, goldie lookin chain didnt see the funny side of it, and released a spoof of the spoof, which was rather angry, not funny and not very good
The Fresh Prince of Cwmbran is also worth a look
There is a truely delightful version of Katy Perry "I kissed a Girl" by a gentleman from Essex which is very NSFW about losing a bet on a building site and having to pleasure a bricky.
That has got to be Kunt and the Gang...
Well done sir!
I've not heard that one but as soon as you said "bloke from Essex"...
I don't think it is as good as The Clegg and Cameron version of use my A as a C but it is rather chortle inducing. His royal wedding version of F**ksticks was also rather good.
> another vote for this
> funnily enough, goldie lookin chain didnt see the funny side of it, and released a spoof of the spoof, which was rather angry, not funny and not very good
It's not too bad - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Dx8CZyFM4b4
(I'm surprised the first one is back on youtube, Mr Zee, or whoever, got very upset).
I bought this for a quid from oxfam or somesuch...has some good 'uns!
"Worst Album in the World Ever...Ever" The Shirehorses
Mark & Lard from Radio 1
I Know Our Kid - The Shirehorses
Ta La - Peela Tater
You're Gormless - Baby Bloke
West Country Boy - The Charley Twins
Hapless Boy Band - Dick Cave & The Bad Cheese
Feel Like Shite - Doofergrass
Lardy Boy - Gazebo
Girl Like You - Edwyn Bobbins
Single Bloke - Flush
Sha La La La, Tum Tee Tum - Moronico
Ugly Bleeder - Cheeper
The Ballard Of Franny Lee - Dick Cave & The Bad Cheese
Sheena Easton - The Ra-Gnomes
Bill Oddity - Alladin-Ane
Frank Spencer Blues Explosion - Frank Spencer Blues Explosion
Cum On Skweeze Me Boilz - Po-Fasis
You're A Bastard - Baby Bloke
HMHB don't do spoofs ! They are far more original than that.
> Surprised no-one has mention Weird Al yet! Maybe too obvious?
Third post of the thread mentions him.
Although not exactly a spoof, "Bohemian Rhapsody" is partly a tongue-in-cheek "mock opera", according to Freddy Mercury himself. Anyway, it's a great contender for Best of its genre - whatever that is!
Similarly so did Van Halen in their early days:
Could this be Magic:
Big Bad Bill (Is Sweet William Now):
Dragging it back to climbing for a mo, I'll raise a glass to the legend that was Dr Tom Patey and nominate one of his songs: "Onward Christian Bonington". No sign of a recording on youtube, but you can find the lyrics here: http://www.ukclimbing.com/articles/page.php?id=1751 (scroll down)
im just a regular everyday Normal Guy, ( when i go to the club i stand in line MotherF...r)
and nearly all of Jon loajoae songs
The WTF collective are very good. ( same chap)
As is "Threw it on the ground"
Also excellent is Henry rollins v techno viking
Big bottom - Spinal Tap
Anyone remember the Hee-Bee-Gee-Bees "meaningless Songs (in very high voices)"?
Bad News at Donington was probably the highlight of my festival going life, despite being a spoof band.
Hayseed Dixie do so fantastic blue grass covers of AC/DC and various other bands. They are also awesome to see live
Lots of videos on youtube
> Anyone remember the Hee-Bee-Gee-Bees "meaningless Songs (in very high voices)"?
See my link above
never fails to make me laugh!
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