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Thursday, January 24, 2013

Battle of the Chord Progressions!

Posted by on Thu, Jan 24, 2013 at 11:29 AM

In this corner, Devo's "Gut Feeling/(Slap Your Mammy)":


And in this corner, Neil Young's "I'm the Ocean":

 

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You can't forget Ten Years After! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XGV6No5jG…
Posted by Nick Panouts0s on April 21, 2013 at 9:19 PM · Report this
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Gut Feeling/Slap Your Mammy is the greatest Devo song of all time. It STILL kills me.
Posted by kerri harrop http://generalbonkers.com on January 24, 2013 at 6:40 PM · Report this
tainte 4
they're not the same. devo is e g c a d, neil is e g c d. no a. eh?

neil young and devo...two great tastes that taste great together.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_GLGkB70…
Posted by tainte on January 24, 2013 at 3:47 PM · Report this
David Schmader 3
I don't think there's any theft here. It's a chord progression that's so beloved and effective it seems like public domain.
Posted by David Schmader on January 24, 2013 at 12:52 PM · Report this
geoff teardrop 2
neil gets a pass...just for being neil. And he collaborated with DEVO, giving him a DOUBLE PASS
Posted by geoff teardrop http://twitter.com/wipess on January 24, 2013 at 12:40 PM · Report this
r.chops 1
I prefer the Uncontrollable Misty Mountain Urge.
Posted by r.chops on January 24, 2013 at 12:21 PM · Report this

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