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Kurt Weill

Posted 01-07-2011 at 03:49 PM by Abin Surly

Fantastic composer who is known by some on the boards, some know the songs because of writers like Alan Moore's use of things like "The Black Freighter", and others are probably thinking WTF.

So here's a primer for ya!

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That's right...Jim Morrison did not write this..

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The swingy Bobby Darrin version was not the original, and completely lost the 'dark undertow', I mean, she is singing about a fictionalized version of Jack the Ripper.

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Sure, there's a Pet Shop Boys version, but...ewwwwww. Although, the last line about 'bestial acts' kind of fits in with their name.

Oh, what the hell...

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So, just to 'even' that out...

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And one of my favorite songs:

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And to give this a certain 'arch form:

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    Bolerathon's Avatar
    I was in "Threepenny Opera" in college. "Tiger" Brown is a hell of a laugh.

    Also got to use the unaltered score that has the following line in "Mack the Knife"

    There was rape down
    By the harbour
    Little Suzy
    Caused a stir
    Saying that she'd
    Been assaulted
    Wonder what got
    Into her.
    Posted 01-08-2011 at 03:28 AM by Bolerathon Bolerathon is offline
 

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