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Title: Tune Contest - 17-Oct-03 to 24-Oct-03
Post by: Migs on 17 Oct 2003, 20:15
This week's competition is simple:

Take a favorite tune which most people will recognize (e.g., a movie theme, a classical symphony) and insert funny sounds and/or instruments to go along with the song.  Pervert the song in whatever way you feel is needed to add an element of hilarity, including adding stupid or cheesy harmonization or even melodies if necessary.

Most importantly, have fun with this one!
Title: Re:Tune Contest - 17-Oct-03 to 24-Oct-03
Post by: EldKatt on 18 Oct 2003, 15:27
Would several entries be okay? Because I have an idea which isn't very good but which I want to throw in anyway. ;D
Title: Re:Tune Contest - 17-Oct-03 to 24-Oct-03
Post by: Haddas on 18 Oct 2003, 17:20
DAMN!
My Nero WaveStudio isn't working! It crashes when I save!
well. My entry would have been like this...
*BEEEEEEEEEEEEEEP*fuck*BEEEEEEEEEEEEP*Muthafucka*BEEEEEEEEEEEEEP*shit*BEEEP*fuck*BEEEEEEEEEEP*fucking*BEEEP* etc.etc.etc ;D
Title: Re:Tune Contest - 17-Oct-03 to 24-Oct-03
Post by: Gregjazz on 18 Oct 2003, 22:57
Oooh, this will be fun! Can I do a cover of any popular songs, too?


EDIT: Well, too late, here's my entry: http://www.sonic.net/~schlae/herculeaneffort/SWentry.mid (http://www.sonic.net/~schlae/herculeaneffort/SWentry.mid)

Hopefully, after (or while) listening to this, you will fall off your computer chair giggling and pounding the floor, all the time crying out, "It's so STUPID!" At least, this is what I did several times during the creation of this monstrosity. And then my back hurt.

Enjoy!
Title: Re:Tune Contest - 17-Oct-03 to 24-Oct-03
Post by: Haddas on 19 Oct 2003, 07:25
It's the Reggae/Blues version of Shtarwarsh
Title: Re:Tune Contest - 17-Oct-03 to 24-Oct-03
Post by: EldKatt on 19 Oct 2003, 10:44
[Falls off his chair, giggles, pounds the floor.
It's so STUPID!


Well, actually, this is good. :P
Title: Re:Tune Contest - 17-Oct-03 to 24-Oct-03
Post by: Gregjazz on 19 Oct 2003, 20:03
Thanks, guys. May I remind you that I am not responsible for any damage/injuries that may occur as a result from listening to the song.

Actually, the song started out as a cheezy swing jazz cover, but then I changed the beat to more of a reggae one.
Title: Re:Tune Contest - 17-Oct-03 to 24-Oct-03
Post by: Migs on 20 Oct 2003, 16:21
Enter as many songs as you want, since I'm sure we all want to hear every funny song you can come up with; but I think it might be best if you pick one out of all of them to be judged...just to be fair.

Geoffkhan, that is the STUPIDEST song I've ever heard!  ;D  Nice job!  ;D  ;D  ;D  ;D  ;D
Title: Re:Tune Contest - 17-Oct-03 to 24-Oct-03
Post by: remixor on 21 Oct 2003, 12:20
Ok, I'm going to enter this one, I swear to God.  My entry is about halfway done.  It's more along the lines of "retarded" than "funny", but I (with my idiotic sense of humour) think it's hilarious.  We'll see  ::) I can't imagine I won't be able to finish it tomorrow.
Title: Re:Tune Contest - 17-Oct-03 to 24-Oct-03
Post by: on 21 Oct 2003, 23:46
Hey uhhhhhhhh


As you can see, I am new.


But, i have a song i want to upload onto this forum,


but, i dont have webspace that works (the 20mb of 'free webspace' my isp provides)

can any one provide me with information or tips on how i could get this mp3 from location a(My computer) to location b(online hosting) to location c(link with post in this forum) then finally, to location d(your media player)   :-[


hahaha


ANYWAY.




well, thats it.

Title: Re:Tune Contest - 17-Oct-03 to 24-Oct-03
Post by: Migs on 22 Oct 2003, 00:38
You might want to try www.angelfire.com (http://www.angelfire.com).  I don't think they have upload limits, and you should be able to link to your MP3 from there.  It's what I usually use.
Title: Re:Tune Contest - 17-Oct-03 to 24-Oct-03
Post by: on 22 Oct 2003, 03:11
OK THANKS.


ANYWAY HERE IS MY SUBMISSION


http://www.angelfire.com/ultra/captaincrunch/exp1.wav (http://www.angelfire.com/ultra/captaincrunch/exp1.wav)  :D


the tune i am making fun of is



........


perhaps maybe ill make a more fitting entry that actually fits the competitions rules.


maybe.


OK!
Title: Re:Tune Contest - 17-Oct-03 to 24-Oct-03
Post by: remixor on 22 Oct 2003, 04:27
Well, that was...odd.
Title: Re:Tune Contest - 17-Oct-03 to 24-Oct-03
Post by: remixor on 22 Oct 2003, 05:46
http://www.2dadventure.com/ags/remixor2.mid

Alright, there it is.  The more I listen to this, the more I'm convinced I'm an idiot. :)  It's not so much funny and stupid, it's more just plain stupid. ;)  Well, maybe it'll be worth a listen anyway.

I haven't listened to the original in a while, so I'm hoping I got the chords right.  If not, it should be close enough.  Oh, and I know the rhythm is different in almost all the parts.  I did it sort of randomly for this one.
Title: Re:Tune Contest - 17-Oct-03 to 24-Oct-03
Post by: Haddas on 22 Oct 2003, 16:51
HEY! Brady_ef!
You violated angelfires terms of agreement! It's been removed!
Title: Re:Tune Contest - 17-Oct-03 to 24-Oct-03
Post by: Migs on 22 Oct 2003, 16:57
Thanks remixor!  That IS pretty corny, especially those excessive drums and overrepetition of the tune.  You did a fantastic job!
Title: Re:Tune Contest - 17-Oct-03 to 24-Oct-03
Post by: Gregjazz on 22 Oct 2003, 21:57
Hey, you stole my thing where it gets all dramatic and then goes back to the goofy theme! Nice job!
Title: Re:Tune Contest - 17-Oct-03 to 24-Oct-03
Post by: on 22 Oct 2003, 23:54
man i dont know what im going to do about that.

AHAH

Angelfire doesnt allow a user to register and only have one sole file with no other content on thier account.


HMMM.

looks like im SCREWED.


Title: Re:Tune Contest - 17-Oct-03 to 24-Oct-03
Post by: Migs on 23 Oct 2003, 00:15
Then make some web pages.
Title: Re:Tune Contest - 17-Oct-03 to 24-Oct-03
Post by: remixor on 23 Oct 2003, 02:53
Hey, you stole my thing where it gets all dramatic and then goes back to the goofy theme! Nice job!

Whoops, sorry!  I was just pulling it out of my ass as I went along. ;)  I guess things like that are bound to pop up with this kind of prompt.
Title: Re:Tune Contest - 17-Oct-03 to 24-Oct-03
Post by: on 23 Oct 2003, 05:32
anyway i made a page



hopefully it wont get taken down


I am posting the link to the actual page so it might not get deleted.


YEP


http://www.angelfire.com/hero/brady/

hahah
click on the only link on that page. its underlined and in blue.


the backgruond dings get pretty repetitive as you will hear.


WHOA WHOA WAHO

please listen. and enjoy. then do a funky dance.
Title: Re:Tune Contest - 17-Oct-03 to 24-Oct-03
Post by: MillsJROSS on 23 Oct 2003, 05:55
I made this one a little bit ago, but I guess it fits the rules, so enjoy.

http://www.2dadventure.com/ags/BEETV.MID (http://www.2dadventure.com/ags/BEETV.MID)

-MillsJROSS
Title: Re:Tune Contest - 17-Oct-03 to 24-Oct-03
Post by: Migs on 23 Oct 2003, 20:13
Thanks brady_ef and MillsJRoss!  Nice job!!!!!
Title: Re:Tune Contest - 17-Oct-03 to 24-Oct-03
Post by: Gregjazz on 23 Oct 2003, 22:19
A funky dance? Oh, my! Sounds like a song I'd like. :)
Title: Re:Tune Contest - 17-Oct-03 to 24-Oct-03
Post by: on 23 Oct 2003, 23:16
Ahem.


here is my offical entry

http://www.angelfire.com/hero/brady/Music/marioindaclub.wav


That name itself should be pretty self explanitory

(note: I arranged all that midi myself i didnt use any pre existing midis. Inner note : previous note was included just incase you thought i was a sleezy chump who just mixed two midis made by someone else together)


TELL ME WHAT YOU THINK!


heh.
Title: Re:Tune Contest - 17-Oct-03 to 24-Oct-03
Post by: Migs on 24 Oct 2003, 00:46
Oh my gosh, that's so FUNNY.  You really combined those songs well!  I like the ending, too.
Title: Re:Tune Contest - 17-Oct-03 to 24-Oct-03
Post by: DoorKnobHandle on 25 Oct 2003, 01:09
Here's my entry:

You know the part in Day of the tentacle - when Bernard turns the music on? That rock thing from green t and the sushi platters or something like that?

I made it as a PUNK version!

Here wo go: [EVERYTHING MY OWN WORK! except the parts I've copied from DOTT ;-)]

http://datenfunk.bei.t-online.de/DOTT2-PUNK.MID (http://datenfunk.bei.t-online.de/DOTT2-PUNK.MID)

PUNK ROCK RULEZ!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Title: Re:Tune Contest - 17-Oct-03 to 24-Oct-03
Post by: Migs on 25 Oct 2003, 18:02
Great job mamarulez!

Is that all the entries?  Is anyone working on something still?  Should I let this go one more day?
Title: Re:Tune Contest - 17-Oct-03 to 24-Oct-03
Post by: Gregjazz on 25 Oct 2003, 22:20
I thought the original version was already punk! :)
Title: Re:Tune Contest - 17-Oct-03 to 24-Oct-03
Post by: EldKatt on 26 Oct 2003, 09:11
Unfortunately, I won't get anything done for this. Go ahead and judge.

Great job everyone, though. :)
Title: Re:Tune Contest - 17-Oct-03 to 24-Oct-03
Post by: Migs on 27 Oct 2003, 16:29
Although everyone did a marvelous job, I'm going to have to declare Geoffkhan the winner.  His song just fit the spirit of the contest so well, not to mention that it was so well-done.
Title: Re:Tune Contest - 17-Oct-03 to 24-Oct-03
Post by: Gregjazz on 27 Oct 2003, 23:08
Woohoo!

I will create next contest as soon as possible.