Senior citizens hilariously recreate the ‘Uptown Funk’ music video

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By Rachel Oakley in Video on Saturday 4 April 2015

Mark Ronson and Bruno Mars’ song Uptown Funk has been played more than half a billion times on YouTube so it’s no wonder a few covers will rise out of it. This video is probably one of the best.

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New Rufus Wainwright single: Out of the Game

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By Zolton in New Music on Friday 2 March 2012

This is the first single from Rufus Wainright’s new Mark Ronson-produced album, Out Of The Game. It’s his seventh studio album and comes after a dramatic few years which saw the birth of his daughter, Viva; the death of his mother, singer/songwriter Kate McGarrigle; and his engagement to partner Jorn Weisbrodt. [click here to hear the new single]

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The Crystal Method: I’m Not Leaving RE:GENERATION video

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By Lost At E Minor in New Music on Tuesday 29 November 2011

The Crystal Method have just released the video of their recent collaboration with R&B legend Martha Reeves. The clip merges footage from The Crystal Method’s recent touring with behind the scenes film for the RE:GENERATION documentary with Reeves in Detroit.

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RE:GENERATION DJ Premier and Classical Music

Lost At E Minor Contributor

By Lost At E Minor in Video on Tuesday 18 October 2011

Hip hop legend, DJ Premier went back to school recently: music school that is. Premier is one of the featured present day DJs/Producers in the upcoming RE:GENERATION music documentary directed by Amir Bar Lev (The Pat Tillman Story, My Child Can Paint That) and commissioned by Hyundai Veloster.

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Brilliant Musician Portraits by Joe Simpson

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By Zolton in New Art on Friday 14 October 2011

We are blown away by the startling realism in the Musician Portraits series, a collection of 22 paintings by figurative artist Joe Simpson, including Brandon Flowers, Mark Ronson, Scroobius Pip, and Maxi Jazz. The exhibition will be on display in the converted library at 16/17 Greek Street, Soho, London, for two weeks from October 14.

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Mark Ronson and The Black Lips unite in the studio

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By Zolton in Video on Friday 7 January 2011

When the Black Lips set off to record their latest studio album, they decided to try something new — working with a professional producer for a change. Though the album will be the band’s sixth studio album to date, they’ve always chosen to produce themselves. Surprisingly, pop wunderkind Mark Ronson topped their wish list of […]

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Mark Ronson’s Bike Song: from album Record Collection

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By Jill Pope in New Music on Wednesday 15 September 2010

This clip for the second single of Mark Ronson’s highly anticipated new album, Record Collection, due for release on September 27, is the perfect backdrop to the catchy beats of The Bike Song.

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MC Wale Folarin

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By Michaella Solar-March in New Music on Wednesday 8 July 2009

More often than not, internet-only hip hop mix tapes are released by wannabe rappers whose lyrics and delivery are derivative and uninspired, and who’ll never get enough weight behind them for a full length release. 24 year-old Washington MC Wale Folarin is different. Mixed by one of New York’s best hip hop DJs, Nick Catchdubs, and produced by 9th Wonder and Mark Ronson (who signed Wale in 2007 to his Allido label), his latest offering Back To The Feature solidifies Wale as a confident, engaging lyricist with a true talent for cross-genre appropriations.

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