AcaVids 8-7-13 #RANDOM

The past few weeks have featured terrifically organized, thematic collections of videos from amazing contributors Heather Newkirk and Tara Marie Ahn. This week, I’m going rogue. NO theme. NO organization. Just a taste of what you can find if you go down the rabbithole of YouTube a cappella. Strap on your seatbelt, it’s gonna be a winding, jagged ride.

We’ll start with something new. Pentatonix. We love them. You do too. If you missed their Livestream concert, here you go. Enjoy.

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Next, we’ll take it back. Way back. Ever heard of The Bobs? (and I don’t mean these guys). Sure you have. But do you remember this:

 

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Speaking of television appearances, if you don’t live in Norway, you might have missed Pust a few years back.

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I don’t know what to say about this next one except for: Russians! Singing Ray Charles! With a rap section! WHAT?!

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On the extreme opposite end (careful of whiplash!), it’s German metal a cappella with Van Canto!

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I hadn’t seen this before, but 15 million views says a few of you probably have. If not…

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I don’t really know what these are, but… well, watch.

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Happy hump day, everyone!

What do you think?