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Re: Music & Advertising: 'interesting' combinations
« Reply #570 on: February 10, 2018, 04:30:43 PM »

The Troggs' Wild Thing for Applebee's.

Fatboy Slim's Weapon Of Choice for Walmart.

Gil Scott-Heron's The Revolution Will Not Be Televised for the Black Panther movie (it's not
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Re: Music & Advertising: 'interesting' combinations
« Reply #571 on: February 11, 2018, 11:15:30 AM »
Gil Scott-Heron's The Revolution Will Not Be Televised for the Black Panther movie (it's not
on the soundtrack).

Ha -- i was gonna post that yesterday. The campaign for this flick must be making right-wing pundit heads explode all over the place.
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Re: Music & Advertising: 'interesting' combinations
« Reply #572 on: February 11, 2018, 09:49:27 PM »
Young MC's Bust a Move, also for Walmart.
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Re: Music & Advertising: 'interesting' combinations
« Reply #573 on: March 05, 2018, 07:13:47 PM »
"Takin' Care of Business" for OfficeMax
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Re: Music & Advertising: 'interesting' combinations
« Reply #574 on: March 14, 2018, 11:25:04 AM »
"I Love You" by (San Jose's own!) People, used for the latest "Got Milk?" spot.
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Re: Music & Advertising: 'interesting' combinations
« Reply #575 on: March 14, 2018, 01:19:05 PM »
"I Love You" by (San Jose's own!) People, used for the latest "Got Milk?" spot.

I find that commercial to be extremely disturbing.  And I think it's a retread campaign, I seem to remember it from a year or two ago.
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Re: Music & Advertising: 'interesting' combinations
« Reply #576 on: March 14, 2018, 06:20:18 PM »
Didn't see this one coming: Melisseridge's "Come to My Window" for Applebee's-To-Go.
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Re: Music & Advertising: 'interesting' combinations
« Reply #577 on: March 14, 2018, 08:10:16 PM »
"Let's Stay Together" for Lantus (a diabetes medication).
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Re: Music & Advertising: 'interesting' combinations
« Reply #578 on: April 13, 2018, 06:18:04 PM »
Redbone "Come & Get Your Love" for JC Penney
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Re: Music & Advertising: 'interesting' combinations
« Reply #579 on: April 17, 2018, 08:33:15 PM »
Indeed (the jobs website) is using Bobby Hebb's "Sunny".  n odd choice, it doesn't seem to fit the client or the spot. Maybe it was cheap to license.
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Re: Music & Advertising: 'interesting' combinations
« Reply #580 on: May 01, 2018, 07:57:47 PM »
That damn Portugal the Man song just popped up in what seems like the 87th commercial/movie trailer/TV promo it's been used in. (Coppertone, as it happens)
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Re: Music & Advertising: 'interesting' combinations
« Reply #581 on: May 30, 2018, 10:32:10 PM »

Nilsson's Jump into the Fire for IBM's cloud service.
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Re: Music & Advertising: 'interesting' combinations
« Reply #582 on: July 30, 2018, 05:48:44 PM »
"Oh ho ho it's magic" is now "oh oh oh OZEMPIC".  (it's a prescription drug that regulates blood sugar)
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Re: Music & Advertising: 'interesting' combinations
« Reply #583 on: August 03, 2018, 05:55:06 PM »
a Feist-alike girl singer doing a cover of New Radicals' "You Get What You Give" for University of Phoenix on-line.
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Re: Music & Advertising: 'interesting' combinations
« Reply #584 on: August 07, 2018, 07:11:37 PM »
Bounce is using a custom-rewritten version of The Outfield's "Your Love"
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