Post "otherworldly" songs!

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MadmanOnWheels
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Hey, Jose

 

I'm glad that you like it. I hope you're having a merry Christmas. I don't know if this is your style or not, but here you go.

https://open.spotify.com/track/0oPdaY4dXtc3ZsaG17V972?si=XlZGCAtbQ4OCPNM1IF5NMQ

 

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Omg! Hahaha that's just great. Btw, did you know I'm Spanish? Otherwise, it's a great coincidence. Hope you have a merry Christmas too :)

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MadmanOnWheels
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Hey, Jose

 

No, I didn't know that you're Spanish. That's why, even though I thought you might have been Mexican, I didn't want to assume that you spoke Spanish or listened to that style of music. That's also why I don't use a certain couple of terms (one that is made up) to refer to someone that is of a Spanish (or Portuguese) speaking country. That incorrectly lumps them all together. Is the Spanish, in this song, different from (I stopped myself and asked Google where Jose Feliciano is from, thinking he's from Mexico) Puerto Rican Spanish, or is it original Spanish, still? I may have met one actual Spanish person, ever. It's pretty rare. I've been curious what Spanish music sounds like. People, here, say "Spanish", when they really mean "Mexican" or some other nationality's music, and that's all I have heard, beside Spanish style guitar. I recently found out what Spanish food is like, though it was only through text and pictures in a book and online. Just to hear what it's like, maybe you could make a playlist for people to hear what Spanish music sounds like and post it.

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Hey @MadmanOnWheels! Hope you're doing great.

 

Well, in fact, he does sound a bit different from the Spanish accent here in Spain. Especially, because he pronounces "z" like "s" while in Spain, it's pronounced differently. However, even though they can vary in certain terms and accent both versions of Spanish are correct. On another note, I just realised it was my username what gave it away :face_with_tears_of_joy:

 

So here are some cool Spanish pop songs made in España lol:

https://open.spotify.com/user/spotify/playlist/37i9dQZF1DX3sCT1ItXgNd?si=4aLjR75YQMiP0ayC8EkxOA

 

If you're interested in other types of music, let me know and I'll try to look for some good Spanish music of that genre. By the way, Spanish food's great, however, it's not quite as good in images and texts. If you ever come to Spain, make sure to try some typical dishes :face_savoring_food:

 

Have a nice day :)

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MadmanOnWheels
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Hey, Jose

I should have been more specific, I apologize. I meant traditional Spanish music. Even though I'm not into pop, except for some from the 80's (like Michael Jackson et cetera), I'll check it out. I was wanting to compare Spain's traditional style to Mexico's. I guess I mean their Mariachi music, and if there's another style that I don't know the name of, that's been in their culture for a long time. I'm glad that the song isn't a dialect that hard for you to understand, so you could enjoy it.

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Oh I see what you mean. I'll look for some typical Spanish music in a second, I guess you mean more traditional music like "flamenco". And yeah, I could understand the song perfectly. In fact, that's a very classical Christmas song here in Spain :)
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MadmanOnWheels
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Hey, Jose

 

I just listened to a good portion of the playlist, skipping through some of each of those songs. It wasn't what I expected, from you telling me that it's pop. I was thinking it was going to be like Miley Cyrus, Katy Perry, One Direction... (none of which I listen to). Now, some of it was a little like that Reggaeton stuff, but a lot of what I heard was more like what Contemporary Christian music and lighter rock. I don't and wouldn't listen to any of this or any other music in Spanish (or other languages), outside of just hearing for curiosity, but it wasn't bad; it was better than I expected. Thanks for sharing it. Yeah, tasting the food would be better. We need some Spanish restaurants in the United States, for those who can't travel.

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So I've been searching some playlists and I think this is a good one as it includes many classical Spanish songs:
https://open.spotify.com/playlist/1fGnSG8pKS2T4VAbXIaV8v?si=h4CJeKSVQ4iGR7y3ID6fEA
Hope you like it and let me know what you think of it :)
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MadmanOnWheels
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I guess that's what I mean. I've heard of Flamenco, and have heard the little piece of whatever song it is that pretty much represents it to everyone. It's used a lot in movies and shows. I don't know if there's other styles of music that are considered traditional and are still around today, in Spain, though.

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Hello!

There are a lot of different music styles here in Spain, however, traditional genres aren't very popular between young people lately. For instance, reggaeton, trap, rap, pop, hip-hop, etc. are increasingly becoming more popular. Also, yes there are more traditional genres similar to flamenco (bulería, sevillana, rumba...) however, to be honest there's not a big difference between them. Have a nice day :)
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