It's no bad thing, the digital funk of Face Behind Her Cigarette is a real ear worm
and not one we're trying to dislodge (theme from Glenroe is the go-to for that) while Loner Boogie is an out-and-out garage rock nod to Thee Oh Sees.
Musicians from rappers to Swedish glam rockers The Ark have recorded the Pantamera song and it is such an effective ear worm
that any Swede can sing it.
Bowser: "This ear worm
burrows into your brain, takes residence and raises three generations of kids there.
King Julien's theme song is the ear worm
in a show full of new songs by George Noriega and Joel Someillan.
The tracks are "Snow Bird", "Awesome Possum", "Slow Down (Snail Song)", "Ear Worm
", "Cranky Pants", "It Always Could Be Worse!", "Totes McGoats", "Paws and Think", "Two-Headed Tortoise", "Screen Time", "The Abyss", "Nocturnal Me", "Monkey See, Monkey Do" and "We Are One".
Over recent weeks, the ear worm
of a chant has grown in popularity, and has now been covered by a former X Factor star.
Last summer, it was impossible to turn on the radio without hearing the strains of Starving, her ear worm
hit with Grey and Zedd.
OF THE MONTH Grammy-nominated singer/ songwriter Seth Glier's new single "Water On Fire," is a provocative exploration of "the falsehood between freedom and capitalism," he says.
A song like Precarious (Supermarket Song), with its peculiarly memorable lyrics and ear worm
melody, could have catapulted the four-piece from County Durham onto Top of the Pops.
If you ever doubted the power of a single word, much less a common phrase, consider the phenomenon known as the ear worm
, or "stuck song syndrome."
Farcical, impassioned and addictive to listen to, hopefully this will become a much-played ear worm
that will wiggle its way into the minds of many, moving them onto the streets.
Start any sort of "conversation" between those two hemispheres and you've created a visual equivalent of what pop music calls an "ear worm
." It stays with you.