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Metallica play smooth jazz

The third in the series of radical cover versions by Andy Rehfeldt. I know light jazz covers of metal hits are already a thing – with Richard Cheese and so on – but this version of “Enter Sandman” is particularly well done, especially how it fits with the video.

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Thursday's quiz

Whoops, the week has run away with me so I’ll leave the questions to you.

Anyone who stumps everyone will win a virtual case of black boy peaches. 9 more words

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A+

A+ in this general knowledge quiz, with a couple of lucky guesses.

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AC/DC play Funk

Continuing the brilliant alternative cover versions of Andy Rehfeldt. This is what “Back in Black” would have sounded like if AC/DC had collaborated with Wild Cherry.

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Bob Marley sings Metal

There are lots of people who like to genre-swap popular songs, including for example yours truly (cough). Andy Rehfeldt is a stand-out master, though. Taking original vocal tracks and dubbing on his own guitar, bass, and drums, he makes radically different versions that sound like how the song was always meant to be played. 55 more words

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What age do you act?

What age do you act?

You act as though you’re 26.

You’re definitely still in touch with your inner child, but you can also be serious when you need to be. 67 more words
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Ice and orchids at Dow Gardens

At Midland’s Dow Gardens this time of year, you get a marked contrast: snow and ice outside, tropics inside the Conservatory.

When I visited last Tuesday, the restroom were under construction, so my first sight was this: 150 more words

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