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A Clip From Adele's "Skyfall" Song

By Garth Franklin Monday October 1st 2012 02:05PM
A Clip From Adele's "Skyfall" Song

Adele's opening theme song for the much anticipated James Bond feature "Skyfall" is set to go online Thursday night U.S. time, but a good chunk of it - 90-seconds in fact - has snuck online and can be listened to right now below (before Sony takes it down of course).

My take as a lifelong Bond nut? After Jack White & Alicia Keys' "Another Way to Die" sounded like two horny cats screeching at each other, this is a very welcome change in tone.

Skipping the brassy bombast of most of the Bond themes of the past 25 years, this is much more a moody and bluesy piece along "Moonraker" and "Diamonds Are Forever" lines. Classy, classic Bond.

Assuming it's still up, have a listen for yourself.

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