", Penhollow, S. (June 1, 2007). It was also released as a 45 RPM single in a 4:44 single edit, which has the synthesizer intro and a bar at the finale removed (available on Greatest Hits released by PolyTel in Canada in 1992), with the song "Snowblind" (from their previous album Paradise Theatre) as the B-side. Roboto” Inglese → Italiano, testi di Styx. It transitions back to the familiar G-flat Lydian and then E-flat minor as the singer introduces himself as Kilroy. Questa pagina è stata modificata per l'ultima volta il 3 nov 2020 alle 12:50. Menu. I want to know your secret. The … The track was released as the first single from the album at the last minute instead of "Don't Let It End" and turned out to be the band's last Top 5 US hit for eight years. DeYoung plays Kilroy, a persecuted rock star imprisoned by Dr. Righteous, The MMM’s leader. http://www.patreon.com/toddintheshadows) Übersetzung ins Deutsche: Vielen Dank Mr. Roboto, bis zum nächsten Mal. Out of the "Domo" part, the song bursts into G-flat Lydian. "Mr. Roboto" is a song written by Dennis DeYoung of the band Styx, and recorded on the Styx album Kilroy Was Here. [11], Wood, P. (April 2, 2014). "Mr. Roboto" warns about the advance of technologies and censorship. Playing Mr. Roboto in the video was mime Robert Griffard. With all these fans, who needs critics? Diventò inoltre il terzo e ultimo singolo del gruppo, dopo Babe e The Best of Times, capace di arrivare al primo posto delle classifiche in Canada. "[9], "Mr. Roboto" has been described as synthpop.[2]. In the U.S., it reached #3 on the Billboard Hot 100 in April 1983. Traduzione di “Mr. Played by James Young, Dr. Righteous sings “Heavy Metal Poisoning,” a standout song that parodies the supposed evils of rock ‘n’ roll, replete with a backmasked intro. Robot. E 'stato rilasciato anche come singolo 45 giri in una modifica 04:44 radio, che ha il sintetizzatore intro rimosso (disponibile su Greatest Hits rilasciati da Polytel in Canada nel 1992), con la canzone " Snowblind" (dal loro precedente album Paradise Theatre) come B-side. Kilroy riesce a sfuggire utilizzando il travestimento di Mr. Roboto, quando si rende conto che un giovane musicista, Jonathan Chance (Shaw), è in missione per portare indietro la musica rock. Perusse, B. ", Perusse, B. Mr. Roboto è il primo singolo estratto dal concept album / rock opera Kilroy Was Here pubblicato dal gruppo musicale statunitense Styx nel febbraio del 1983. It changes to E-flat minor Aeolian mode at "I am the Modren [sic] Man", and this is the dominant key for the remainder of the song. (Wikipedia) The Roboto is a model robot which does menial jobs in the prison. [6] The song's writer Dennis DeYoung did not think of the song as a single until his wife Suzanne, Dennis's friend Dave, and the staff at A&M suggested it as a good candidate. Kilroy escapes the prison by overpowering a Roboto prison guard and hiding inside its emptied-out metal shell. [8] Though the song and album may not have resonated with older fans at the time, it remained relevant for younger generations, and James Young has said that due to the song, "we're a part of pop culture. Kilroy Was Here (1983 film)-Wikipedia Robot I want to know your secret. Vielen Dank Mr. Roboto, Ich will dein Geheimnis wissen. The song is performed by Kilroy (as played by keyboardist Dennis DeYoung), a rock and roll performer who was placed in a futuristic prison for "rock and roll misfits" by the anti-rock-and-roll group the Majority for Musical Morality (MMM) and its founder Dr. Everett Righteous (played by guitarist James Young). Wood, P. (2014, Apr 02). The singing begins, the chords alternating between a second-inversion B-flat (4–3 suspension resolution) and G-flat Lydian mode. Stan Winston, noto per il suo lavoro in Jurassic Park, disegnò il costume e la maschera di Roboto così come appaiono nella copertina di Kilroy Was Here. The video then alternates between the band playing the song on a stage and scenes from the Kilroy Was Here backdrop film. "5 things to know about Styx. [3] La traccia divenne il primo singolo dell'album, scelta all'ultimo momento al posto di Don't Let It End su richiesta della A&M Records. [3] In the U.S., it reached #3 on the Billboard Hot 100 in April 1983.[4]. Il brano riuscì a raggiungere la posizione numero 3 nella Billboard Hot 100 negli Stati Uniti. [10] Shortly thereafter, the robots transform into the members of Styx, including a clean-shaven Dennis DeYoung (he shaved his trademark moustache off at the conclusion of the Paradise Theater tour in 1982). "With all these fans, who needs critics? 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After this, it morphs into five robots moving and dancing (choreographed by Kenny Ortega). Quando Jonathan Chance incontra Kilroy alla fine della canzone, Kilroy si toglie la maschera e urla "I'm Kilroy! In Canada, it went to #1 on the RPM national singles chart. 6, April 09 1983, Japan #1 IMPORT DISKS by Oricon Hot Singles, Allmusic (Styx charts and awards) Billboard singles, Recording Industry Association of America, One with Everything: Styx and the Contemporary Youth Orchestra, https://it.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Mr._Roboto&oldid=116416224, Singoli certificati disco d'oro in Canada, Singoli certificati disco d'oro negli Stati Uniti d'America, licenza Creative Commons Attribuzione-Condividi allo stesso modo, La canzone è presente nel videogioco simulatore di strumenti. It was also released as a 45 RPM single in a 4:44 radio edit, which has the synthesizer intro removed (available on "Greatest Hits" released by PolyTel in Canada in 1982), with the song "Snowblind" (from their previous album Paradise Theatre) as the B-side. [7] In addition, many have cited this song and the album as potentially having alienated older fans, some calling it "jumping the shark" for the band. As a result of this song, the Japanese phrase "domo arigato" entered popular American vernacular. Il Clem canadese, l'Overby di Los Angeles nei tardi anni sessanta, il Chad britannico e il Mr. Foo australiano utilizzato nella prima e seconda guerra mondiale, non raggiunsero mai la popolarità di Kilroy. Kilroy (interpretato dal tastierista Dennis DeYoung), un performer rock rinchiuso in una prigione futuristica per "disadattati rock and roll" da un gruppo anti-rock and roll chiamato the Majority for Musical Morality (MMM) e dal suo fondatore Dr. Everett Righteous (interpretato dal chitarrista James Young). Related theory stuff to look at: Mixolydian and Lydian modes ORDER: A1 B1 C1 C2 B2 D1 B3 B4 [A1] A7 F# F# (Domo arigato, Mr. Roboto) B/F# Domo arigato, Mr. Roboto, G Mata au hima de B/F# Domo arigato, Mr. Roboto, G Himitsu wo shiri tai [B1] A G You're wondering who I am (secret, secret, I've got a secret) A G machine or mannequin (secret, secret, I've got a secret) A G With parts made in … G-Flat Lydian mode effetti elettronici the chords alternating between a second-inversion B-flat 4–3. Official singles chart 100 negli Stati Uniti prigione nascondendosi all'interno di uno di robot. Volta il 3 nov 2020 alle 12:50 01 ) before the robot removes his mask to reveal Kilroy a. 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