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  1. Ligeti's birthday bash a celebration of cacophony

    Posted Nov 09th 2003, 12:00am by Dino Mahoney

    ... Dino Mahoney Gyorgy Ligeti's only opera, Le Grand Macabre, opens with a 'Car Horn Prelude' in which syncopated car horns honk along with the orchestra while scene three ... spanning 50 years of composition- his piano and violin concertos, plus the Hamburg concerto, basically for horn, and the first British performance of his Romanian Concerto written 50 years ago. ...

  2. Sudden fame, and all its quirks

    Posted Feb 10th 2012, 12:00am

    ... running in a circle around the car. The driver couldn't budge. He couldn't do anything but furiously honk his car horn- to no avail. The whole thing was captured on video and put ... No rinky dink Car company Alfa Romeo takes the trick-shot video to another level by proving that a car can play ice hockey. www.youtube.com/watch?v=T9Ho0ODf2vY The week's top 10 album ...

  3. The Mistress

    Posted Jan 03rd 2010, 12:00am by James Kidd

    ... the craaaaazy gay best friend who is 'amazingly stylish, and really witty'. You want lazy prose? 'A car honked its horn with a loud beep.' It 'was so desperately tragic and sad, ...

  4. Drop the 'dead' donkey

    Posted Oct 03rd 2005, 12:00am by Jon Campbell

    ... might cause the mule to pass out was not voiced. The suggestion that the mule was distracted by two cars honking their horns and driving around the studio was ignored. Ditto for the idea ...

  5. Talkback

    Posted Sep 25th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... I was delighted to read in your newspaper on September 23 that the police will crack down on the nuisance caused by bad-tempered drivers who sound their horns every time they are held up in traffic: 'Sitting in the car sounding the horn angrily doesn't help. It is an offence to sound the horn of a stationary vehicle... we shall enforce the law', police were quoted as saying. ...

  6. Unicycle is Welsh actor's Passepartout to the wider world

    Posted Jul 12th 2008, 12:00am by David Phair

    ... and I'd get quite a few funny stares. Cars would beep their horns and some would pretend to try to knock me over so it'd become almost a test for me getting to school. I think it's ...

  7. From the vault: 1974

    Posted Jul 20th 2008, 12:00am by Adam Wright

    ... that's been compared to the experience of motorway driving. And it's this experience Kraftwerk were trying to replicate in music, from the opening sounds of a car being started, to the swooshes of other vehicles speeding down the motorway and beeping horns. An edited three-minute cut of the track charted in the US and across Europe, but it's the full-length version that had ...

  8. Snow Patrol

    Posted Nov 29th 2009, 12:00am

    ... it contains soft-rock ballads with catchy hooks such as their 2006 hit Chasing Cars. Three new songs- Just Say Yes, a track so generic that Gwen Stefani rejected it; Give Me Strength, a bouncy acoustic guitar number; and Dark Roman Wine, a synth heavy tune with strings amd horns that lends an anthemic air. Most baffling is the cover of Beyonce's 2003 hit Crazy in Love- the Irish ...

  9. Spine-tingling soundtrack

    Posted Jul 17th 2005, 12:00am by lau kit wai

    ... Spielberg's sci-fi flick War of the Worlds marks his return to scary music. The haunting and gripping melodies are similar to his menacing horns in Jaws. The prologue, brilliantly narrated in an icy ... tracks such as Probing the Basement, The Intersection Scene and The Confrontation With Ogilvy. Action scores such as The Ferry Scene and The Attack on the Car will get your pulse racing. However, ...

  10. Princes of J-pop

    Posted Aug 08th 2006, 12:00am by Carrie Chan

    ... don't hold doors open for you, and people who sit in their cars and keep leaning on the horns, even though they're not getting anywhere.' Now students at St Paul's, a prep school ... before they go back to school in the US. The adulation can be intimidating. 'I'm scared of fans,' says Ma. 'A few of them keep following us until we get into the cars ...




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