Mad World

Tuesday, November 14 by Dan Lo

Full marks to whoever was in charge of the bgmusic for this ad, definitely as perfect an example as any of music's unmatched ability to dominate mood. The ad wisely refrains from employing the bastard child of death metal and electronica, and instead lets Michael Andrews' solemn cover of "Mad World" expose the weary soul of a war-hardened soldier. It's quite possibly the most unlikely of pairings, yet it's perfect... or maybe thus, it's perfect. The fitting lyrics don't hurt either.

"the music creates such a psychadelic mood!" -Heavy Nutz the Bastard

Mad World


Blogger Brian Pan said...

I prefer this one for

11/16/2006 12:59 AM

Blogger ernie said...

i like this =]

11/18/2006 1:13 AM

Blogger Brian Pan said...

Yeah, this song is growing on me a lot. Now I really want to watch Donnie Darko.

11/19/2006 12:17 AM


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