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* The video for Hal Ketchum's "Small Town Saturday Night" features footage from ''Terror of Tiny Town'', a 1938 Western known for having an entirely dwarf cast (i.e., a "small town").

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* The video for Hal Ketchum's "Small Town Saturday Night" features footage from ''Terror of Tiny Town'', ''Film/TheTerrorOfTinyTown'', a 1938 Western known for having an entirely dwarf cast (i.e., a "small town").

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* Music/DieTotenHosen: In the song "Opel Gang". "Wir brechen den Rekord" simply means "we break the record" but the Rekord is also an Opel model.

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* Music/DepecheMode covered "Route 66." Their cover includes a musical interlude. That interlude is the intro to "Behind the Wheel." They spiced up a song about driving with a ShoutOut to their own song about driving.

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* In Music/TheMechanisms' story album ''Ulysses Dies at Dawn'', Ulysses fires a laser at a gemstone and the beam splits along twelve axes. This is an allusion to the scene in ''Literature/TheOdyssey'' where Odysseus shoots an arrow through twelve ''axes'' (plural of "axe" rather than of "axis" as here).


* Once ExecutiveMeddling forced Beatallica to record ''Abbey Load'' with the original lyrics by Music/TheBeatles instead of their comedic Beatles [[XMeetsY meet]] Music/{{Metallica}} ones, aside from one who kept the parody chorus ("For Whom Michelle Tolls!"), the rest force listeners to pay attention to the musical backdrop and understand why said Metallica song is there. For instance, "Come Together" is "Through the Never" ("Come Through the Never"), the acoustic instrumental cover of "Blackbird" resembles the opening for "Fade to Black" ("Fade to Blackbird"), others are right in the title ("Sun King" = "King Nothing", "She Came In Through the Bathroom Window" = "Dirty Window", "The End" = "The End of the Line") and one is as stealthy as possible ("Golden Slumbers" = "Until It Sleeps").

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* Once ExecutiveMeddling forced Beatallica to record ''Abbey Load'' with the original lyrics by Music/TheBeatles instead of their comedic Beatles [[XMeetsY [[JustForFun/XMeetsY meet]] Music/{{Metallica}} ones, aside from one who kept the parody chorus ("For Whom Michelle Tolls!"), the rest force listeners to pay attention to the musical backdrop and understand why said Metallica song is there. For instance, "Come Together" is "Through the Never" ("Come Through the Never"), the acoustic instrumental cover of "Blackbird" resembles the opening for "Fade to Black" ("Fade to Blackbird"), others are right in the title ("Sun King" = "King Nothing", "She Came In Through the Bathroom Window" = "Dirty Window", "The End" = "The End of the Line") and one is as stealthy as possible ("Golden Slumbers" = "Until It Sleeps").

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* The Blow's "Babay (Eat a Critter, Feel Its Wrath)" is a BreakupSong based around an odd metaphor comparing a relationship to being chewed up, digested, and eventually expelled as human waste. In other words, it's a song about "being dumped".

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* The Orb's first album, ''The Orb's Adventures Beyond the Ultraworld'', had a surtitle for each song based on the medium: the vinyl had "Earth Orbit", "Lunar Orbit", "Ultraworld Probe" and "Ultraworld" instead of sides A, B, C & D, respectively; while the double CD used "Orbit Compact Disc" and "Ultraworld Compact Disc" for disc 1 and 2. When the contract with their US record label forced them to edit the album onto one CD, they called that version the "Lunar Compact Disc", because one would need to be a lunatic to buy an abridged version.

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* Music/TheBlackCrowes' third album, Amorica. In case you want the formula: America + amor ("love" in Spanish) = Amorica.


** At one point in "Handy", the repairman narrator refers to his "bag of tricks", a ''WesternAnimation/FelixTheCat'' reference that is reaffirmed by the video. It is not mentioned that this would make him [[WesternAnimation/WreckItRalph Fix-It Felix]].

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** At one point in "Handy", the repairman narrator refers to his "bag of tricks", a ''WesternAnimation/FelixTheCat'' reference that is reaffirmed by the video. It is not mentioned that this would make him [[WesternAnimation/WreckItRalph [[Disney/WreckItRalph Fix-It Felix]].

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* The video for Hal Ketchum's "Small Town Saturday Night" features footage from ''Terror of Tiny Town'', a 1938 Western known for having an entirely dwarf cast (i.e., a "small town").

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* The first line of "Bonnie Jean (Little Sister)" by David Lynn Jones is "Peter built a truck for a man to drive" (punning on the truck manufacturer Peterbilt).


* Once ExecutiveMeddling forced Beatallica to record ''Abbey Load'' with the original lyrics by TheBeatles instead of their comedic Beatles [[XMeetsY meet]] Music/{{Metallica}} ones, aside from one who kept the parody chorus ("For Whom Michelle Tolls!"), the rest force listeners to pay attention to the musical backdrop and understand why said Metallica song is there. For instance, "Come Together" is "Through the Never" ("Come Through the Never"), the acoustic instrumental cover of "Blackbird" resembles the opening for "Fade to Black" ("Fade to Blackbird"), others are right in the title ("Sun King" = "King Nothing", "She Came In Through the Bathroom Window" = "Dirty Window", "The End" = "The End of the Line") and one is as stealthy as possible ("Golden Slumbers" = "Until It Sleeps").

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* Once ExecutiveMeddling forced Beatallica to record ''Abbey Load'' with the original lyrics by TheBeatles Music/TheBeatles instead of their comedic Beatles [[XMeetsY meet]] Music/{{Metallica}} ones, aside from one who kept the parody chorus ("For Whom Michelle Tolls!"), the rest force listeners to pay attention to the musical backdrop and understand why said Metallica song is there. For instance, "Come Together" is "Through the Never" ("Come Through the Never"), the acoustic instrumental cover of "Blackbird" resembles the opening for "Fade to Black" ("Fade to Blackbird"), others are right in the title ("Sun King" = "King Nothing", "She Came In Through the Bathroom Window" = "Dirty Window", "The End" = "The End of the Line") and one is as stealthy as possible ("Golden Slumbers" = "Until It Sleeps").


** The album cover parodies the AbbeyRoadCrossing, with one hidden VisualPun: in ''AbbeyRoad'', Paul is not wearing shoes. The Beatallica analogue is with bear slippers. [[spoiler:"Bear feet".]]

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** The album cover parodies the AbbeyRoadCrossing, with one hidden VisualPun: in ''AbbeyRoad'', ''Music/AbbeyRoad'', Paul is not wearing shoes. The Beatallica analogue is with bear slippers. [[spoiler:"Bear feet".]]
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* There's a possible unspoken VisualPun in BoardsOfCanada's "Dayvan Cowboy" video - at one point it has footage of Laird Hamilton surfing, which makes sense when you think of other meanings of the word "boards".

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* There's a possible unspoken VisualPun in BoardsOfCanada's Music/BoardsOfCanada's "Dayvan Cowboy" video - at one point it has footage of Laird Hamilton surfing, which makes sense when you think of other meanings of the word "boards".


* "Rollin' (The Ballad of Big & Rich)" by Big & Rich has two. The first is "CharleyPride was the man in black / Rock & roll used to be 'bout Music/JohnnyCash", and the other is "I'm a crazy son of a [[[SoundEffectBleep bad word]]] / But I know I'm gonna make it big and rich".

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* "Rollin' (The Ballad of Big & Rich)" by Big & Rich Music/BigAndRich has two. The first is "CharleyPride was the man in black / Rock & roll used to be 'bout Music/JohnnyCash", and the other is "I'm a crazy son of a [[[SoundEffectBleep bad word]]] / But I know I'm gonna make it big and rich".



* The FatboySlim song [[http://youtu.be/ctiDI4PUwOQ "Demons"]] features the line "All of your demons will wither away" in its chorus. The song is built on a sample from [[http://youtu.be/TjPqubhwCqU "I Can't Write Left-Handed"]] by Bill ''Withers''.
* In JonathanCoulton's acoustic cover of Sir Mix-a-Lot's "Baby Got Back," the "quack" sound effect makes a lot more sense when you think of the line in which it appears like this: "But I gotta be straight when I say I wanna [duck] till the break of dawn."

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* The FatboySlim Music/FatboySlim song [[http://youtu.be/ctiDI4PUwOQ "Demons"]] features the line "All of your demons will wither away" in its chorus. The song is built on a sample from [[http://youtu.be/TjPqubhwCqU "I Can't Write Left-Handed"]] by Bill ''Withers''.
* In JonathanCoulton's Music/JonathanCoulton's acoustic cover of Sir Mix-a-Lot's "Baby Got Back," the "quack" sound effect makes a lot more sense when you think of the line in which it appears like this: "But I gotta be straight when I say I wanna [duck] till the break of dawn."



* A bit of an [[GettingCrapPastTheRadar off-color one]], [[WordOfGod at least according to their late drummer Mike Gibbins]]: Badfinger's second through fourth albums were ''No Dice'', ''Straight Up'' and ''Ass''. [[spoiler:All references to a woman's private parts]].

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* A bit of an [[GettingCrapPastTheRadar off-color one]], [[WordOfGod at least according to their late drummer Mike Gibbins]]: Badfinger's Music/{{Badfinger}}'s second through fourth albums were ''No Dice'', ''Straight Up'' and ''Ass''. [[spoiler:All references to a woman's private parts]].

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