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Marco On The Bass
1st March 2013, 05:14 PM
Hello! Marco On The Bass checking in from New York City!

I wanted to introduce a new musical project inspired by UB40's Labor Of Love album series-- Rude Boy George is a collective of NYC ska/reggae musicians who are creating ska, reggae & rocksteady versions of 80's new wave songs! Have a listen to rehearsal versions (recorded on an iPhone!) of the INXS classic "Don't Change" and The Human League's "Fascination."

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If you like what you hear please "Like" the band on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Rude-Boy-George/341174582654840 Lots more tunes in the works.

ANiMALicious
1st March 2013, 06:21 PM
Hi Marco...
two things,
firstly ya couldda chose a better name lol
secondly all i see is white boxes instead of a video :(


Ani

Marco On The Bass
1st March 2013, 06:31 PM
Not sure how to embed YouTube code on this board!

Here are direct links to You Tube clips:

Rude Boy George - Don't Change - YouTube (http://youtu.be/1pnGUGOQC6M)

Rude Boy George - Fascination - YouTube (http://youtu.be/Hl76XGtwjCI)

The name is tongue in cheek but the music is dead serious.

ANiMALicious
1st March 2013, 07:04 PM
Thanks Marco,
i like it, specially Fasination always liked that song... is there a download somewhere of it?
id have that banging outta my chrysler :D


Ani

Starshine007
1st March 2013, 08:27 PM
I'm going to run Don't Change by my INXS mates. I'm way too territorial over the song to give a non biased opinion :ooh:

ANiMALicious
1st March 2013, 10:17 PM
personnally i think "covers" keep a song alive.
im not saying these are better than the originals.... only very few times does that happen with any success...


Ani