Mudcat Café Message Lyrics & Knowledge Personal Pages Record Shop Auction Links Radio & Media Kids Membership Help
The Mudcat Cafeawe



User Name Thread Name Subject Posted
GUEST,Bradfordian Review: Daniel Kelly, the IoT song (4) Review: Daniel Kelly, the IoT song 21 Feb 19


Two things really,
1. The IoT Song
2. Daniel Kelly singer/songwriter

The IoT (Internet of Things) song is based on the melody of the spiritual song Dem Dry Bones composed by James Weldon Johnson. The new lyrics (below) were composed by Daniel Kelly.
It is an updated story of connections; not physical connections but the connections achieved by wireless technology! If you are not familiar now with the creeping progress being made it wont be long before it catches up with you!
Most of you will relate to these self explanitary lyrics, an interesting commentary on our modern times.

The IoT Song. Lyrics by Daniel Kelly, melody by James Weldon Johnson

My watch is connected to my iPhone,
And the iPhone’s connected to my macbook
And my macbook’s connected to my i-Home
Don’t know where my data is stored,

Them phones, them phones, them i-Phones x 3
Don’t know where my data is stored.

Now my Facebook’s connected to my Snapchat,
And my Snapchat’s connected to Tinder,
And my Tinder got shared on 4chan,
Now I’m a Reddit karma lord.

Them phones.......

Now my fridge is connected to my toaster,
And my toaster is connected to the wifi,
My wifi’s connected to the cloud guy,
Who works for the N.S.A.

Them phones.....

Now my TV’s connected to my Xbox
And my Xbox’s connected to Netflix,
And My Netflix’s connected to my credit card,
Gonna be a victim of identity fraud.

Them phones.....

(N.S.A. = National Security Asociation [of United States of America])

2. Daniel Kelly is a singer/songwriter based in Australia and is a fairly frequent Youtube uploader of his songs and covers. For his youtube channel search “Daniel Kelly folk Music”

The IoT song, Daniel Kelly

Folklounge.org is his website/blog, well worth a browse

Bradfordian


Post to this Thread -

Back to the Main Forum Page

By clicking on the User Name, you will requery the forum for that user. You will see everything that he or she has posted with that Mudcat name.

By clicking on the Thread Name, you will be sent to the Forum on that thread as if you selected it from the main Mudcat Forum page.

By clicking on the Subject, you will also go to the thread as if you selected it from the original Forum page, but also go directly to that particular message.

By clicking on the Date (Posted), you will dig out every message posted that day.

Try it all, you will see.