Add to Chrome. Sign in. Home Local Classifieds. News Break App. His How To Build A Relationship documentary series has been supplemented by a number of loosies and music videos all recorded and filmed throughout the coronavirus quarantine. If anything, the overall bleak atmosphere and post-apocalyptic themes of COVID have pushed the producer and rapper to be as experimental and timely as ever. NME 13d.
And in this case, that's a good thing. The toe-tapping retro cover of "Call Me Maybe," which sports an old-timey sepia filter and tinny audio quality, comes courtesy of Scott Bradlee and Postmodern Jukebox. And you can tell the band had a lot of fun with the cover song and video. Bradlee, on piano, tickles the ivories with aplomb as Adam Kubota rocks an upright bass and drummer Stanley "Chip" Thomas keeps time on the drums. And while Robyn Adele Anderson may not resemble the flapper-style associated with the roaring 20s, her breezy vocals tie the cover version's motif together perfectly. Bradlee and his band are no strangers to tackling new pop songs with an old-fashioned style. Two other standouts in the group's repertoire are a vintage version of Macklemore's "Thrift Shop" and a 'Kesha gone country' take on "Die Young," complete with a violin. Sign In. Share on Facebook Share on Twitter.
The song was written by Jepsen and Tavish Crowe as a folk song, but its genre was modified to pop following the production by Josh Ramsay. It was released as the lead single from the EP on September 20, , through Records. Jepsen was signed to Schoolboy Records , releasing her single in the United States through the label, as the first single from Kiss. Musically, "Call Me Maybe" is a teen pop , dance-pop and bubblegum pop track that alludes to the inconvenience that love at first sight brings to a girl who hopes for a call back from a new crush. After reaching the top position on the Canadian Hot , Jepsen became only the fifth Canadian artist to do so in her home country since In the United States, the track reached number one on the Mainstream Top 40 chart,  and is the first number one by a Canadian female artist on the Billboard Hot chart since 's " Girlfriend " by Avril Lavigne. An accompanying music video was directed by Ben Knechtel. In it, Jepsen seeks the attention of an attractive boy next door who is revealed at the close of the story to be attracted to a male band member. It was also covered on " The New Rachel ", the season premiere episode of the fourth season of Glee. The song was also ranked number one by the Village Voice's annual Pazz and Jop poll, which compiles the votes of music critics from all over the United States.
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