Laibachs music became more samplebased and technoinfluenced on early90s releases such as 1992s kapital, while 1996s jesus christ superstars was heavier on guitars. Laibach have always willing pushed an agenda stuffed envelope and here yes, theoretically the box from which these ideas and messages come from are deeper and more intellectual than the. Forty years ago, let it be closed out a decade of the beatles artistic and. Probably the bands most famous release in the englishspeaking world, laibach s let it be unlike the replacements album didnt just name itself after the beatles swan song, it fullon covered every last bit of it, with the notable exception of the title track maggie mae has a slovenian folk tune substituted for it. The resulting shebang is enjoyable, though it often rubs up awfully close to novelty. Having spent some time beforehand drawing any number of parallels. Get back is rendered in laibachs trademark style, reworked as a gruff, germanic marching songanyone who can suppress laughter when the singer barks get back, jojo as if calling troops to attention is either dead or, in fact, german.
Laibach across the universe the beatles cover laibach covered the let it be album save the title track and gave it an industrialgoth spin. Slovenian avantgardists laibach cover the beatles let it be album as a goosestepping jackboot nazi rally style of clanking industrial music. Provided to youtube by universal music group across the universe remastered 2009 the beatles let it be. Stop hanging around doing nothing but wasting your time come walk with me wed better change the world stop fooling around being useless day in and day out come. The film draws from material originally captured in january 1969 by director michael lindsayhogg for his 1970 documentary of the album. Currently there are no comments related to this article.
The music is grinding, overthetop, loud and crashing, and the lyrics are spat out with total and utter contempt by a man with the most gravelly voice in all of pop. If the idea of ultraarch totalitarian band laibach turning let it be into a set of martial, heavy metal stomprock songs doesnt appeal to you, youre strange. It was released in 1988 and is a cover of the beatles album let it be recorded in laibach style with military rhythms and. Joking and absurdity aside, the overall recompositions of dustspeckled beatles tracks are completely welcome. Let it be bud shank album, a 1970 jazz album featuring the beatles song. Let it be laibach album, a cover of the beatles album. The catalog number appears as cdstumm58 on back cover and. Laibach across the universe official video, 1989 youtube. It was released in 1988 and is a cover of the beatles album let it be recorded in laibach style with military rhythms and choirs, though a few tracks deviate from this formula, most notably across the universe featuring anja rupel of videosex. Let it be rarities the beatles 2009 stereo remasters the beatles box set the beatles collection, volume 4. Low this article has been rated as lowimportance on the.
Let it be by laibach let it be revisited by various artists. Let it be is a song by the beatles, released in march 1970 as a single, and in an alternative mix as the title track of their album let it be. This article is within the scope of wikiproject slovenia, a collaborative effort to improve the coverage of slovenia on wikipedia. Songs let it be labrinth song, 2014 let it be, a 2003 song by benny benassi from hypnotica. The catalog number appears as cdstumm58 on back cover and compact disc, as cdstumm58 on back of booklet. One after 909 let it be, 1988 the beatles cover 32. The music is grinding, overthetop, loud and crashing, and the lyrics are spat out with total and utter contempt by a. As an album for the serious fan, it would probably be better to just download the three. First, laibach omit let it bes title track, perhaps because they dislike the album version of let it be as much as i do. Provided to youtube by universal music group maggie mae remastered 2009 the beatles let it be. Laibach covers the whole beatles album of the same name, with exception for the title track. If you would like to participate, please visit the project page, where you can join the discussion and see a list of open tasks.
It was released in 1988 and is a cover of the beatles. Days night ill follow the sun shes a woman and i love her michelle she lovesyou laibach let. Free shipping on many items browse your favorite brands affordable prices. This is a cover of the beatles album of the same name, but it does not include the titletrack. I like the operatic drama that they bring to two of us and their percussionless, female voice and harpsichord it sounds like a harpsichord to me, at least take. Part vi lists bogus covers, songs which appear to be beatles covers, but which are not. If you read the negative comments youll see that they really arent objective at all, rather subjective to the. Let it be is one of the most hilarious albums ever made. The beatles wrote it, laibach rewrote it thus, genius. If you like laibach, youll love this but maybe not one for beatles fans but certainly for ramstein. Laibach is a slovenian avantgarde music group associated with the.
Formed in the mining town of trbovlje at the time in yugoslavia in 1980, laibach represents the musical wing of the neue slowenische kunst nsk collective, a group which laibach helped found in 1984. The punkles let it be the beatles punk cover youtube. An introduction to by laibach, paul mccartney, queen, roger taylor. Issued in a standard jewel case with a 4page booklet. Get back endeavors to recut lindsayhoggs film to show the. Across the universe monumental retro avantgarde, 2012 the beatles cover bonus tracks podcast only. Let it be is the twelfth and final studio album by the english rock band the beatles.
Let it be recorded in laibach style with military rhythms and choirs, though a few tracks deviate from this formula, most notably across the universe. Stream adfree with amazon music unlimited on mobile, desktop, and tablet. The songs from the new album are also downloadable for limited time for. You have a special honor to be the first commenter. If this all sounds too theoretical or political to take, lets not forget the often kitsch black. Like most of the bands previous releases, the album topped record charts in many countries, including both the us and the uk. They slither while they pass, they slip away across the universe. Todays deals your gift cards help whole foods registry sell disability customer support. Words are flowing out like endless rain into a paper cup. Stub this article has been rated as stubclass on the projects quality scale. Get the best deals on laibach lp vinyl records when you shop the largest online selection at.
Laibach is a music and crossmedia group from slovenia established on the 1st of june, 1980 in trbovlje. Laibachs controversial remake of the beatles iconic album. The name of the band is the historic german version. It was released on 8 may 1970, almost a month after the groups breakup, in tandem with the motion picture of the same name. They soon began recording entire albums of covers, beginning with a take on the beatles let it be in 1988. Probably the bands most famous release in the englishspeaking world, laibachs let it be unlike the replacements album didnt just name itself after the beatles swan song, it fullon covered every last bit of it, with the notable exception of the title track maggie mae has a slovenian folk tune substituted for it. It was written and sung by paul mccartney, although he credited it to the lennonmccartney partnership see. Gib dem video doch einen daumenhoch wenn du es mochtest.
Laibach tackle the beatles, queen, bob dylan in addition to their. But for across the universe they set aside their thunder and enlisted the help of anja rupel, who delivered with an unearthly vocal that. Other notable covers include the beatles album let it be 1988, and their. Today let it be is still seen as one of the weakest albums in the beatle catalog but then. Listen to your favorite songs from let it be by laibach now. It was released in 1988 and is a cover of the beatles album. Naked, then, is the album as the beatles would have heard it while they were making it. I think the original idea was pauls idea to rehearse some new songs and then we were going to pick a location and record the album of the songs in a concert. Let it be is a song by the english pop band the beatles, released on 6 march 1970 as a single, and in an alternative mix as the title track of their album let it be.
Comes in a standard jewel case with a 4page booklet. Get the best deals on laibach vinyl records when you shop the largest online selection at. Laibach have always willing pushed an agenda stuffed envelope and here yes, theoretically the box from which these ideas and messages come from are deeper and more intellectual than the finished product. Get back is an upcoming 2020 documentary film directed by peter jackson that covers the making of the beatles 1970 album let it be, which had the working title of get back. Laibach dig a pony i me mine beatles cover by soriehlam. Today is the 50th anniversary of the release of the beatles final album, let it be. This is a cover of let it be from beatles, but it does not include the titletrack. This is a cover of the the beatles let it be album, but it does not include the titletrack.276 652 40 115 832 1105 948 1143 352 980 1039 282 1197 1070 1311 1112 501 212 1452 549 68 963 1270 331 169 481 1102 221 1488 1155 1286 1203 366 456 620 553