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#songoftheday: Queen – Don’t Stop Me Now

I don’t think there’ll ever been another rock song infused with quite as much sheer joy as this.

#songoftheday: The Darkness – Dinner Lady Arms

For their second album, The Darkness went into full-on Queen mode. Specifically, the multi-tracked vocals had multi-tracked vocals. The fact that they had the producer of Queen’s biggest albums (Roy Thomas Baker) on hand helped just a bit.

#songoftheday: Crash Kings – It’s Only Wednesday

A rock band doing guitar solos?
Nothing too interesting about that.

What sets Crash Kings apart, is that they’re a rock band without a guitar player. They do, however, have a very talented pianist, who manages to simulate hammer-ons, pull-offs, and bends with the help of his modified keyboard.

Here’s a good showcase that the band posted on YouTube: