Star Wars one of the (if not single ) biggest fanboy inducing nerdy out over franchises ever. It invokes strong feelings in its fans and some put those feelings into song. So with May having both May 4th and 25th considered Star Wars Day for different reasons, I honor the month with this list of Star Wars songs.
1. Grease Wars: great Luke Ski took the music from the movie/play Grease and reworked it to be a melody about the first Star Wars movie with the help of Carrie Dahlby. This was the first thing I ever heard from him or any member of the FuMP and can be credited for helping lead me on the track to creating and running this blog.
2. We all know Han Solo is the coolest guy in the Star Wars universe and Mikey Mason shares with us his desire to be cool like him in Han Solo Cool.
3. H2Awesone gives us a look into the mind of Luke and his feelings for Uncle Owen and living on the farm. A rock number that puts Luke in the role of young rebel wanting to break free.
4. Adam Warrock has Star Wars Uncut that expresses fans love for the original movies and about a group of fans making their own fan film to go with it.
6. One of the first songs I ever heard from Dual Core was A New Hope (first song on their first album). It shows off the fun word play of INT80 and the beats of C64.
7. Baby It’s Cold Outside (Hoth Version) with both Kirby Krackle and the Doubleclicks takes a classic and gives it a little Star Wars twist.
8. Tom Smith sings about all Waking Up Jedi or Sith, depends on how you see it.
9. Even the bad guys get some songs about them too. Marc Gunn strums out a Lusty Young Sith. Not really about Siths or something children should listen to really. wink