History Music / BillBailey

12th Nov '17 11:08:01 AM MysticEclectic
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* {{Japandering}}: Discussed and spoofed in one routine about going to Tokyo, seeing a Beatles tribute band and doing a cup-ramen ad [[spoiler: with him in a Beefeater outfit calming down an irate schoolteacher with a chicken and tuba-wailing.]]
1st Oct '17 12:21:40 PM dlchen145
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Bill Bailey is a popular British stand-up comedian and musician. He is known for his role on ''Series/BlackBooks'' and appearances on ''Series/{{QI}}'', ''Series/NeverMindTheBuzzcocks'' (where he was a team captain for quite some time, replacing Sean Hughes), ''Series/HaveIGotNewsForYou'' and ''Series/{{Spaced}}''. He has also had small parts in movies such as ''Film/HotFuzz''; ''Film/TheHitchhikersGuideToTheGalaxy'' movie adaptation (as a falling sperm whale); ''Film/RunFatBoyRun'', and a few others. He also can be seen appearing as a trick dog obsessed father in Series 2 of ''Series/{{Skins}}'', and as some kind of paramilitary lumberjack in a single episode of ''Series/DoctorWho''.

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Bill Mark Robert "Bill" Bailey (born 13 January 1964) is a popular British stand-up comedian and musician. He is known for his role on ''Series/BlackBooks'' and appearances on ''Series/{{QI}}'', ''Series/NeverMindTheBuzzcocks'' (where he was a team captain for quite some time, replacing Sean Hughes), ''Series/HaveIGotNewsForYou'' and ''Series/{{Spaced}}''. He has also had small parts in movies such as ''Film/HotFuzz''; ''Film/TheHitchhikersGuideToTheGalaxy'' movie adaptation (as a falling sperm whale); ''Film/RunFatBoyRun'', and a few others. He also can be seen appearing as a trick dog obsessed father in Series 2 of ''Series/{{Skins}}'', and as some kind of paramilitary lumberjack in a single episode of ''Series/DoctorWho''.
11th Jun '17 11:54:35 AM nombretomado
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* MinskyPickup: Bill calls it the "Basic Cockney intro" and claims that it's present in [[LudwigVanBeethoven Beethoven]]'s ''Moonlight Sonata''.

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* MinskyPickup: Bill calls it the "Basic Cockney intro" and claims that it's present in [[LudwigVanBeethoven [[Music/LudwigVanBeethoven Beethoven]]'s ''Moonlight Sonata''.
26th Mar '17 9:44:17 AM nombretomado
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** The "Match of the Day" theme tune has been subjected to tone adjustments, rendering it 1) with the Alberti bass, 2) the "lounge version", 3) the "Eastern European cartoon theme", 4) a NorthKorea-inspired march, and 5) a "Jewish folk song" in ''Qualmpeddler''.

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** The "Match of the Day" theme tune has been subjected to tone adjustments, rendering it 1) with the Alberti bass, 2) the "lounge version", 3) the "Eastern European cartoon theme", 4) a NorthKorea-inspired UsefulNotes/NorthKorea-inspired march, and 5) a "Jewish folk song" in ''Qualmpeddler''.
30th Dec '16 1:08:56 PM MisterApple
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** The "Match of the Day" theme tune has been subjected to tone adjustments, rendering it 1) with the Alberti base, 2) the "lounge version", 3) the "Eastern European cartoon theme", 4) a NorthKorea-inspired march, and 5) a "Jewish folk song" in ''Qualmpeddler''.

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** The "Match of the Day" theme tune has been subjected to tone adjustments, rendering it 1) with the Alberti base, bass, 2) the "lounge version", 3) the "Eastern European cartoon theme", 4) a NorthKorea-inspired march, and 5) a "Jewish folk song" in ''Qualmpeddler''.
22nd Aug '16 6:59:59 AM Yoshiman400
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** "JEAN MICHEL JARRE IS A FRAAAAAAAAUUUUUUUD."
23rd Jun '16 11:05:28 AM ValarHodoris
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** In one routine, Bill recounts being stopped at airport security and being questioned about his kazoo, upon which he demonstrated a tune, which he begins playing for the audience. The security personnel confiscated the kazoo after said tune turned into a medley of 80s hits.

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** In one routine, Bill recounts being stopped at airport security and being questioned about his kazoo, upon which he demonstrated a tune, which he begins playing for the audience. The security personnel confiscated the kazoo after said tune turned into a medley of 80s hits.
23rd Jun '16 11:04:06 AM ValarHodoris
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* {{Medley}}: The Cockney Rock Medley; a selection of 1980's hits being played in the style of a cockney working men's club pianist.

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Cockney Rock Medley; a selection of 1980's hits being played in the style of a cockney working men's club pianist.pianist.
**In one routine, Bill recounts being stopped at airport security and being questioned about his kazoo, upon which he demonstrated a tune, which he begins playing for the audience. The security personnel confiscated the kazoo after said tune turned into a medley of 80s hits.
18th May '16 3:55:49 PM TheOneWhoTropes
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** On one episode of ''{{QI}}'', the song was the noise his buzzer made when he pressed it. He began to get frustrated by it near the middle of the episode and started to push Alan Davies' button instead of his to ring in.

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** On one episode of ''{{QI}}'', ''Series/{{QI}}'', the song was the noise his buzzer made when he pressed it. He began to get frustrated by it near the middle of the episode and started to push Alan Davies' button instead of his to ring in.
2nd Apr '16 10:52:47 AM nombretomado
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** ''EastEnders'', which he likens to "a wheelbarrow full of cold porridge being pushed up a plank and dumped into a skip" and gives the theme tune the lyrics "Everyone is going to die". Also played on sitar (well, on guitar with sitar-flavoured effects on the amp) in ''Part Troll''.

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** ''EastEnders'', ''Series/EastEnders'', which he likens to "a wheelbarrow full of cold porridge being pushed up a plank and dumped into a skip" and gives the theme tune the lyrics "Everyone is going to die". Also played on sitar (well, on guitar with sitar-flavoured effects on the amp) in ''Part Troll''.
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