- Comedy music
Comedy music Stylistic origins Comedy Typical instruments Vocals, various instruments Mainstream popularity Occasional mainstream success Subgenres Parody music, novelty song, crimp Fusion genres Comedy rock, comedy hip hop
Comedy music is music that is comedic or humorous in nature, encompassing a wide variety of music genres. Popular types of comedy music include parody music, novelty songs, comedy rock and comedy hip hop.
Notable comedy musicians
- The Jethros - A New Hampshire based 2 man band (with guest artists) that began in the late 70's that pays homage to outsider music by doing bombastic, humorous, unusual and often large arrangements of popular songs from different genres played on instruments they can barely play, ignoring attention to tempo and key signatures. They're music has been passed around and used in pre-show music by Negativland played on Church of the SubGenius radio and WFMU streaming radio shows and others.
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