News > Bohemian Rhapsody, as performed by a scanner, a computer and some disk drives

Added on 20-Apr-2009

We're big fans of anybody who uses inappropriate technology to make music - see, for example, Tesla coils - which is why were pleased to discover that someone has marshalled a load of outdated computer hardware to produce a version of Queen's Bohemian Rhapsody.

The song - recorded without any sampling or effects, using just the noises of the hardware - sees a Texas Instruments TI-99/4A computer from the early eighties impersonating Brian May's guitar, while an HP ScanJet 3c steps into Freddie Mercury's shoes.

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Submitted by: Raf

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