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(vanity) Help identify background jazz music in this TV ad
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Posted on 03/10/2013 4:15:38 PM PDT by martin_fierro

Can anyone identify the artist that plays the jazzy background music in this Stella Artois ad?

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vvzEuq-aDCo


TOPICS: Chit/Chat; Music/Entertainment; TV/Movies
KEYWORDS: jazz; music; stellaartois; theartist
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To: martin_fierro

Oh wait, I think I’ve got it: A commercial for a liquid that pretends to be beer uses a jingle that pretends to be jazz. Yeah, that’s gotta be it.

Fun fact: In Belgian-Congo, making prisoners drink Stella Artois was more effective than waterboarding!


21 posted on 03/10/2013 4:49:11 PM PDT by Moltke ("I am Dr. Sonderborg," he said, "and I don't want any nonsense.")
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To: rlmorel

>> “It might be a custom written piece for the commercial.” <<

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Very likely.

My Dad used to play the piano like that late at night when everyone else was in bed. He could go on for hours in the same key, never playing anything anyone had ever heard before (or ever would again in many cases because he never wrote anything he composed to score)


22 posted on 03/10/2013 4:56:10 PM PDT by editor-surveyor (Freepers: Not as smart as I'd hoped they'd be)
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To: editor-surveyor
My Dad used to play the piano like that late at night when everyone else was in bed. He could go on for hours in the same key, never playing anything anyone had ever heard before (or ever would again in many cases because he never wrote anything he composed to score)

That's essentially what Keith Jarrett would do, just go onstage and improvise....beautiful stuff. The Koln Concert is pure heaven.

23 posted on 03/10/2013 4:58:21 PM PDT by dfwgator
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To: Moltke; rlmorel

>> “How did you know what I was writing?” <<

. What should scare you is that he knew it before you did :o)


24 posted on 03/10/2013 4:58:55 PM PDT by editor-surveyor (Freepers: Not as smart as I'd hoped they'd be)
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To: rlmorel

Heh. That’s cheatin’.


25 posted on 03/10/2013 5:03:49 PM PDT by Moltke ("I am Dr. Sonderborg," he said, "and I don't want any nonsense.")
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Never mind, he’s just an actor.

http://lasociete.stellaartois.com/studio/studio_videos.php


26 posted on 03/10/2013 5:04:56 PM PDT by smokingfrog ( sleep with one eye open (<o> ---)
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To: rlmorel

>> “ I am a sysadmin and I have that button on my door” <<

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We used to have a network admin at a co that I worked for that was kind of goofy. He would come in drunk or surly some mornings and change everyone’s password for no reason, and it would always take an extra couple of hours to get the office up and running those mornings.

One day he changed the admin password in such a state of mind, and didn’t write it down anywhere. The next day he couldn’t remember it, and just ran off home to pout. Later I managed to crack it from what I knew of his personal life, and changed it again.

The next day he quit.


27 posted on 03/10/2013 5:14:24 PM PDT by editor-surveyor (Freepers: Not as smart as I'd hoped they'd be)
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To: rlmorel
I know your password.

Was the password "12345"? That's the kind of thing an idiot would have on his luggage.

28 posted on 03/10/2013 5:17:52 PM PDT by dfwgator
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To: Moltke
Wow, a beer and jazz snob.

How is it you haven't gotten on my party invite list.

< |:)~

29 posted on 03/10/2013 5:18:46 PM PDT by martin_fierro (< |:)~)
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To: martin_fierro

Is the artist ELEW?


30 posted on 03/10/2013 5:21:29 PM PDT by smokingfrog ( sleep with one eye open (<o> ---)
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To: martin_fierro
John Coltrane live sounds like perhaps
Youtube link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q6WwuxqXPOg
31 posted on 03/10/2013 5:31:42 PM PDT by Bronzy
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To: Eva
I like our state song, "I Love You, California." I have four recordings of it on 78 rpm discs, three of which are from 1914. The newest recording of the tune in my collection is the flip side of Harold Grayson & His Trojans' 1930 hit, "Fight On!"

However, there are those who want to replace our state song. If we have to do so, we could use "Golden Gate", although that has more of a Northern California feel. Incidentally, the version of "Golden Gate" that I linked to concludes with a couple bars of "I Love You, California."

32 posted on 03/10/2013 5:33:10 PM PDT by Fiji Hill (Io Triumphe!)
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To: Fiji Hill
I Love You, California

Gee, thanks for that.

33 posted on 03/10/2013 5:43:15 PM PDT by martin_fierro (< |:)~)
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To: martin_fierro

Sounds like it was recorded for the commercial. It’s no jazz classic that I know of.


34 posted on 03/10/2013 5:52:20 PM PDT by struggle (http://killthegovernment.wordpress.com/)
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To: martin_fierro

Barry Manilow composition, Kenny G. performing.


35 posted on 03/10/2013 5:53:41 PM PDT by Revolting cat! (Bad things are wrong! Ice cream is delicious!)
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To: martin_fierro; Eva
Another state song that I like is Home on the Range, the state song of Kansas. The words were written in Harlan, Kansas, where my grandmother was born in 1888.
36 posted on 03/10/2013 5:54:13 PM PDT by Fiji Hill (Io Triumphe!)
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To: Moltke

Bingo. I can’t stand that swill. Europee.


37 posted on 03/10/2013 6:11:39 PM PDT by Bloody Sam Roberts (Here once the embattled farmers stood... And fired the shot heard round the world.)
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To: Eva; martin_fierro

You’d undoubtedly like “I Love You, California” if it were performed by some contemporary artist such as Justin Bieber or Snoop Doggie Dogg.


38 posted on 03/11/2013 7:03:59 AM PDT by Fiji Hill (Io Triumphe!)
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To: martin_fierro
I think it's this guy, but he died in 2008.


39 posted on 03/11/2013 7:08:13 AM PDT by Tijeras_Slim
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To: Fiji Hill

I know that song, Home on the Range, I don’t know why, I think that Roy Rogers or Gene Autry must have sung it. Maybe both.


40 posted on 03/11/2013 7:18:11 AM PDT by Eva
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