September 30, 2023

What If You Mashed Up Gotye and Carly Rae Jepson and Turned It All Backwards?

God bless the clever people in Pomplamoose.  The chorus is made up of the chord changes from “Call Me Maybe” but the words and melody are from “Somebody That I Used to Know.”  The verses feature “Somebody’s” chords and Carly’s lyrics.  

Like I said, clever.  Thanks to Lyndsay for pointing the way.

Alan Cross

is an internationally known broadcaster, interviewer, writer, consultant, blogger and speaker. In his 40+ years in the music business, Alan has interviewed the biggest names in rock, from David Bowie and U2 to Pearl Jam and the Foo Fighters. He’s also known as a musicologist and documentarian through programs like The Ongoing History of New Music.

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