Owl City song ft. Mark Hoppus
2012-04-18 by simonpettersen | 41 Comments

American electronica artist Adam Young (aka Owl City) has released a new song called "Dementia" featuring Blink 182 vocalist Mark Hoppus. The song is taken form his upcoming third album set for a summer release which is said to be more rock-driven than his previous electronica work.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zQrnUgiephw

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SinkToTheBeets
April 19th 2012

67 Comments


Great, now I can never listen to Dude Ranch the same way again....

Satellite
April 19th 2012

20678 Comments


i'm going to assume this is the worst thing ever and move on

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Satellite
April 19th 2012

20678 Comments


also, remember when there was a modicum of standards for approving news articles?

Trebor.
Contributing Reviewer
April 19th 2012

49791 Comments


I know that everything know that everything know that everything
Everything's gonna be fine?

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Satellite
April 19th 2012

20678 Comments


no, autotune is why tom is better.

KjSwantko
April 19th 2012

9054 Comments


pretty much what I expected, boring and lacking creativity.

KjSwantko
April 19th 2012

9054 Comments


can't believe I stopped jamming Vektor to play that

Trebor.
Contributing Reviewer
April 19th 2012

49791 Comments


I just realized Owl City looks just like an emo Elliott Smith

bloc
April 19th 2012

34679 Comments


I'm liking how Young is pushing his voice and sounding a lot more aggressive in the chorus. If anything, Hoppus is the sissy on this track.

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tommygun
April 19th 2012

23597 Comments


Dude don't insult Elliott like that, this guy looks like a twat and Elliott looks like Professor Snape

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simonpettersen
April 19th 2012

272 Comments


I liked it too, and for the haters, Owl City uses pitch correction, not autotune.

lucasjcockcroft
April 19th 2012

3702 Comments


i actually like it. adam sounded a lot like AVA era tom.

Dunpeal
April 19th 2012

3595 Comments


that awkward moment when you roll up into campus bumping Owl City

KjSwantko
April 19th 2012

9054 Comments


yea I'm not a fag so I wouldn't know about that. I roll into campus bumping demilich

twlichty
April 19th 2012

3407 Comments


hmmm pretty dull, but more bearable than any of Owl City's other material

Steoandnoodles
April 19th 2012

2832 Comments


Much better then anything Owl City has ever done before and I'd actually say it's because of the vocal effort Adam Young gives.
If only everything else in it was improved, I'd probably like the track. =/

Aids
Contributing Reviewer
April 19th 2012

23798 Comments


im with satty

Tyrael
April 19th 2012

20739 Comments


'also, remember when there was a modicum of standards for approving news articles?'

:[

Knott-
Emeritus
April 19th 2012

10194 Comments


Bizarrely, I don't hate this. It's over-produced, but it's actually got quite a bit of energy behind it.

jdennis31
April 19th 2012

6511 Comments


'I liked it too, and for the haters, Owl City uses pitch correction, not autotune.' ummmmm..... Autotune is like Band-aid... it's the brand name of a product called the adhesive strip. Antares created 'Antares Autotune' which is just the brand name of the product which utilizes pitch correction among other things... so yea you're dumb

jdennis31
April 19th 2012

6511 Comments


and generally, when a plebian says a band uses auto tune, unless it's that gay tpain shit it's almost always in reference to key and hitting the right notes

IndianaWarLord
April 19th 2012

310 Comments


Anything Mark does, I'll give it an honest listen/viewing with an open mind. He's kept it real throughout his career.

Dogget
April 19th 2012

781 Comments


Different enough from his old stuff to listen to the whole thing, but still bad. Those lyrics . . .

IndianaWarLord
April 19th 2012

310 Comments


Ending a hook with "driving me crazy" belongs to Tom DeLonge. He solidified that with "After Midnight"

Imperial
April 19th 2012

1721 Comments


Owl City aka. Shitty postal service rip-off done 5 years later.

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jdennis31
April 19th 2012

6511 Comments


more like 10 years later. how i wish ben gibbard could make death cab anywhere near as cool as postal service

Imperial
April 19th 2012

1721 Comments


Well Give up was like 2k3 and Owl City had that hit in like 2k8.

jdennis31
April 19th 2012

6511 Comments


werd, album seems so long ago. then again that would have been my what should be my 8th grade year so makes sense. either way, give up was so awesome.

Imperial
April 19th 2012

1721 Comments


Yes. Give up is a fucking gem. Owl City is a fucking cunt and I hope he dies.

Spec
April 19th 2012

27060 Comments


Sounds like a blink song.

Sconza
April 19th 2012

256 Comments


Not that bad of a song, though I do keep thinking of Blink when I hear "Driving me crazy"

Spec
April 19th 2012

27060 Comments


I know eh

octopus3000
April 19th 2012

24 Comments


"I liked it too, and for the haters, Owl City uses pitch correction, not autotune."

And why would pitch correction be any better than autotune, even if they were different? If you have to correct yourself with a computer, you are a talentless pussy. Pitch correction is actually worse in my opinion, as people use it because they can't sing. Autotune is used creatively (Although really badly in my opinion)

WashboardSuds
April 19th 2012

4984 Comments


what a weird collaboration

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YouGotLucky
April 19th 2012

946 Comments


i dont like calling this one guy 'owl city' i mean wat the hell

LifeAsAChipmunk
April 19th 2012

4854 Comments


...I don't hate this. It sounds like it could have been off Neighborhoods. The Owl City guy sounds like Tom to me.

ITsHxCTOASTER
April 19th 2012

2476 Comments


When will he stop doing Owl City and just go back to Port Blue

UnnamedOcean
April 19th 2012

3950 Comments


"Owl City uses pitch correction, not autotune."

A real singer doesn't need pitch correction.

sailSAway
April 20th 2012

838 Comments


i was wrong, owl city just got more homosexual. fail.

Spec
April 20th 2012

27060 Comments


There is one andcas. It's called Neighborhoods.

krig9412
April 22nd 2012

794 Comments


Satellite what exactly were you looking for in this article? It said everything it needed to say and near as I see it there were no distracting grammer issues



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