Literally Geographic In this music parody, Jonathan Coulton sings about various geographic locations, to the tune of songs performed by bands named after those locations. It's a thing!
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House musician Jonathan Coulton leads a music parody game at the Bell House in Brooklyn, New York. Mike Katzif/NPR hide caption

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House musician Jonathan Coulton leads a music parody game at the Bell House in Brooklyn, New York.

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If you can't place the name of that popular band, you'll have a hard time with this game about bands named for places. In this music parody, Jonathan Coulton sings about various geographic locations, to the tune of songs performed by bands named after those locations. It's a thing!

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