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Watch a Strange Miniature Automaton of Marie Antoinette Play a Dulcimer Music Box
Beautiful and creepy.
January 31, 2017
Listen to the Low Earthly Hum of a Candle Pipe Organ
As the wax melts, the pitch changes.
January 17, 2017
Watch 167 Theremin Nesting Dolls Play Beethoven's 9th Symphony
The "Matryomin" is the instrument of the future.
November 21, 2016
There's Only One Government Agency With Its Own Special Anthem
The 1980s-era ditty is strangely catchy.
November 15, 2016
Geigenbauer-Denkmal (Violin Maker Monument)
A monument to the small town of master violin makers and its countless luthiers.
Added by Christine Williamson
The Fight to Save America From Satan's Subliminal Rock Messages
In the 1980s, many politicians were convinced there were devious, secret messages hidden inside popular records.
October 20, 2016
Watch This Bird Man Whistle 'Georgia On My Mind'
The only thing more impressive might be his mullet.
October 19, 2016
Eden, New York
Original American Kazoo Company
This two-room factory has been cranking out the musical signifier of zaniness for a century.
Added by BlueRon
Watch an Impromptu Medieval Icelandic Hymn Sung in a Modern Train Station
The acoustics of the German transit hub perfectly suit the centuries-old song.
September 28, 2016
Watch a Player Piano Rock Out
This piano tickles its own ivories.
September 23, 2016
Watch Early Rotoscoping Turn Cab Calloway into the Ghost of a Walrus
Simultaneously eerie, cute, jazzy, and artistic.
September 21, 2016
The Liverpool street made famous by the Beatles is real.
Added by AaronNetsky
Listen to the Mystical Music Box Version of Haddaway's 'What Is Love'
This paper-tape music box puts a new spin on the classic dance number.
September 02, 2016
New York, New York
The Fillmore East
A Yiddish theater turned movie house turned rock and roll landmark turned gay disco turned bank.
Added by GVSHP
National Palace of Culture
A vast Communist-era exhibition space in the Bulgarian capital.
Added by JackGoodman
Watch These Floppy Drives Play a Famous Power Metal Song
It's like a comeback tour for an artist that wasn't a musician in the first place.
July 26, 2016
"Singing Runway" at the Abandoned Disney World Airport
The only runway directly into the magic kingdom has been closed since 1972, but it still sings to you if you drive fast enough.
Added by collinqburke
Watch a Man Play a Flamethrowing Guitar on His Roof
Just like in Mad Max, but with less... war.
May 25, 2016
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