4 in the Afternoon: Light Violin Battle

April 29, 2011

Twice each day we scan our YouTube metrics as well as websites on the cutting edge of internet culture to discover the most buzzed about videos.
Rippled Chinese Friday Keynes vs. Hayek Round Two Nyan Violin
  1. All India Rado's latest music video/work of art took 6 months to complete using the "light painting" stop-motion technique. This video follows up an award winning 2009 clip. As seen on Laughing Squid.
  2. We've seen LOTS of Rebecca Black covers over the past two months, but this cover on our Most Shared list by YouTube musician Dawen is definitely the first one we've come across in Chinese.
  3. Appearing on both our Most Shared and top Trending video lists is this economics rap battle between John Maynard Keynes and F.A. Hayek that's a sequel to EconStories' 2010 clip that drew over 2 million views.
  4. Nyan Cat is the bizarre/silly internet meme of the month and here one YouTube user take it to a new level with a violin, real-life rendition. As seen on Tosh.0.