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Killer Riffs: A Guide to Parody in Popular Music

Simon Reynolds, Pitchfork, 19 October 2016

From the Residents' freakish Beatles sendups, to Spinal Tap's meta-metal escapades, to the gastronomic goofs of "Weird Al", a chronicle of those who have turned pastiche and mimicry into an art form across the last 50 years.

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