Parody of “Doppelgänger”, words and music by
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Reprinted from Songworm 1
This parody was sung by Julia Ecklar on Roundworm and sung by Kathy Mar on Auditory Confusion
Parody lyrics ©7/87 by Bob Kanefsky. All rights reserved. The copyright of the original lyrics and music remain with the holder(s) of the original copyright.
Parody of “Doppelgänger”, words and music by Kathy Mar
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Guitar note: This tune is played using the strings as percussion (bum bum BUM), with the sound produced from the left hand fingering the chord. The hand pushes down much harder than she normally would in order to make it audible.
|this you wrote -- using my own tune|
|? I fear I'll find out soon.|
|I cringe and||B7|
|at each taste||Am|
|What have you||B7|
Who authored this--this poetic rape?
My imagery, twisted out of shape.
One rhyming word, left there as a crutch:
This has your touch.
|ody! Shameless mockery!|
|it praise in disguise?|
|ody! It's a travesty|
Where will it end? Which of us is safe
From songs like these, with words that gall and chafe?
Though this one's done, more will follow after.
I hear your laughter ...