Sometimes a request lodges itself in my brain and demands to be brought to life immediately. This was one such request. The #Peacemaker theme as done by The BeeGees, requested by Gareth.
Category: Do Ya Wanna Taste It?
Gareth and Marc requested the #Peacemaker theme in a 60’s folk style.
Michael asked for the #Peacemaker theme in the style of DEVO/Kraftwerk, so this is mostly DEVO with just a smidge of Kraftwerk.
Asaf requested the #Peacemaker theme as a Nine Inch Nails song. This may be my new favorite. WARNING: Flashing lights and loud, noisy, shouty rock.
Jordan and Chris both wanted to hear the #Peacemaker theme as a Bluegrass song. Yippe ky yay!
I still plan to get to more requests, but this one is going to be hard to beat, though I do regret filming it in portrait orientation. My friend Jennifer suggested I do the #Peacemaker theme song in the style of one of my all time heroes, “Weird Al” Yankovic. It immediately formed in my mind.
My friend Greg posed the question: What if the “Peacemaker” theme, “Do Ya Wanna Taste It?” was done by Primus? Challenge accepted! Definitely the most niche version yet.
This is all my friend Jennifer’s fault. She HAD to go and say the #Peacemaker theme would make a good ragtime song and so my brain wouldn’t leave it alone.
It all started (as so many things do) last Thursday with me being silly by myself. I was singing “Do Ya Wanna Taste It?“, a song by Wigwam which has become extremely popular as the theme to the great show, Peacemaker. I was singing it very properly with acute enunciation because it amused me. I then decided to make a TikTok of it.
Then as soon as I had posted this, I thought to myself, “Actually, this would make a really good dark, moody, stripped down ballad with an underlying sinister feeling to it,” and I immediately started working on that. Somewhere around 6 or 7 hours later, it was done. Or so I thought.Continue reading…