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Questions tagged [music-identification]

A tag devoted to the identification—and possible explanation—of musical cues or scores in a work.

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Star Trek-themed parody of “Bohemian Rhapsody”

While queuing for the bus to work this morning, I randomly remembered one of the songs my dad subjected me to during my childhood. It was a Star Trek-themed parody of Bohemian Rhapsody, specifically, ...
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What rock songs are playing in the v-club in the pilot episode of Caprica?

Bear McCreary has composed the musical score for the Battlestar Galactica prequel series Caprica, but the published soundtrack doesn't include the punk rock songs playing in the v-club. What are ...
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What song is this in the “Justice League” Season 2 episode “Only a Dream”?

There’s a song I want to identify in Justice League season 2 part 2 “Only a Dream”. You can listen to the song at 0'33 and 2'34: I checked their OST and couldn't ...
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What are the “credits” of this background music in “SG-1: Beachhead”?

Not sure this is the right place to ask, since the question isn't really about the sci-fi plot. I'm looking for the "credits" (title, composer, etc.) of a piece of music in an episode of Stargate SG-1....
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What's the song in the background of this video? The “noticable” part starts around 1:40 in

I believe Lucas King made the song, but not sure. Hope that helps.
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Identifying musical video (and its source material)

I saw it in the 90's. It was a musical video, it looked like hand-drawn anime, stylistically close to Neotokyo. I don't remember the music or lyrics at all. In the clip, something happened on some ...
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What is the title of music played when Hermione's crying?

This is the part of Half-Blood Prince. Hermione cried after seeing Ron and Lavender kissing together in a celebration. Hermione then casted the spell oppugno which if I'm not mistaken, it made the ...
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Title of background music played in Snow's execution

First music is there's a drum beat at the first 5 or 10 seconds of Snow's execution (if I'm not mistaken). While the drums are being played, Katniss walks slowly on the aisle. Second is when Katniss ...
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What was the name of song which was sung by the choir in “Goblet of Fire”?

What was the song the choir sung in Goblet of Fire, right before the intros for the other schools started? And who is the artist? It's very distinct and totally has different words to it, compared to '...
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What existing songs, if any, was the soundtrack of “The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt” based on?

The soundtrack to The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt featured songs composed by Mikolai Stroinski, Marcin Przybyłowicz, Piotr Musiał, and the band Percival Schuttenbach (which takes its name from the character ...
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What does Woolsey play at the end of Stargate Atlantis: Broken Ties?

What is the classical music played by Woolsey in his room at the end of the programme?
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What is the name of the track that plays before the Geth Armature fight on Therum?

The other night my friend was having me listen to samples from the Mass Effect soundtrack(s) (she said there was more then 1 for the first game) that she was going to get me, making sure that I ...
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Does the piece of music being played by Figrin D'an and the Modal Nodes have an in-universe name?

In the famous cantina scene from "A New Hope", there is a band playing an upbeat song. In subsequent works we find out the name of the band (Figrin D'an and the Modal Nodes), the genre of music they ...
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In TOS, what's the origin and name of the clarinet comedy sound effect found in “A Private Little War” and other episodes

Title explains the question, but I was wondering about the origins and name of the 5-second sting used after humorous or whimsical occurrences in The Original Series. Found at 35:12 in the remastered ...
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What are the songs played in Stargate: Atlantis' *Vegas* episode?

One of the reasons Vegas (S5:E19) that makes it unique, as well as one of my favorite episodes, is the liberal use of "commercial off the shelf" music performed by famous artists. I can pick out some ...
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What is the music playing at the dance in the SG-1 episode “Chimera”?

In the SG-1 episode "Chimera", Pete takes Sam to a dance. When they arrive, the band is playing a tune which starts off sounding like "In the Mood", except it isn't. Later, the music sounds like a ...
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What are Ford Prefect and Zaphod Beeblebrox singing in their death hymn?

In the the original series from the 80's at the end they are singing a betelguzian death hymn. In the german version of episode 4 it is a bit better understandable. It seems like they are singing ...
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Music in “Heaven sent” episode of Doctor Who

In that episode, straight after the Doctor Who theme, the Doctor speaks out loud about it being a long range teleporter and that Clara asked to not take revenge but he doesn't always listen. Can ...
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Was The Inner Light piece based on The Beatles?

In the beloved TNG episode The Inner Light Captain Picard plays a flute belonging to a long dead alien scientist Kamin... While minutes pass for the rest of the crew, Picard experiences 40 years ...
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What's the go-go track in “Our Man Bashir”?

What is the music playing behind these go-go dancers At around the 21-minute mark of "Our Man Bashir"? Is it used anywhere else?
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What is the name of the song that plays during the attack on the Jedi Temple?

I've been looking everywhere for the name of the song that plays during the march on the Jedi temple in Revenge of the Sith: I can't find it on the official ...
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Identify this music track used in 50s and 60s sci-fi films dubbed into Spanish

I have a question that maybe someone may be able to help me with. I grew up in South America and all Scifi films from the 50's and 60's were dubbed into Spanish. Very often the company doing the ...
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Looking for an instrumental piano piece in a sci-fi series

I have a DISTINCT memory of a piano instrumental in one of the Gundam series' that aired on Toonami, presumably in the early 2000's or late 90's. I didn't follow the series, but I distinctly remember ...
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What track plays in the background of Mark Wahlberg’s introduction in Transformers 4?

In the movie Transformers: Age of Extinction, what is the song played in the background during the introduction of the hero (played by Mark Wahlberg)? It plays at time 3:15 in the timeline of the ...
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What is that song Ripley sings while buckling-in the space-suit in Alien?

Towards the end, when Ripley finally ... She mutters a little song that seems to go .... you .... are ... (my) ... lucky ..... star .... .... lucky-lucky-lucky .... or something. What ...
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What is this song playing in The Walking Dead?

What is the song playing in The Walking Dead season 2 episode 5 (when Daryl pulls the arrow out) and in season 3 episode 10 (when Daryl and Merle help the Mexicans)? It's also in the game The Walking ...