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Music Respawn! Michael A. Levine And The Secrets In "Go Tell Aunt Rhody"


There's a special skill involved in writing music for trailers: create a mood, but don't give away too much! Michael A. Levine's horrifying version of the folk song "Go Tell Aunt Rhody" in the trailer for Resident Evil 7 has stirred up all kinds of theories about hidden messages. We get to the bottom of (some of) them in our conversation.

Although nearly 100 singers auditioned, Jordan Reyne stood out from the rest. Michael describes her intense sound as a voice you're compelled to listen to.

Resident Evil 7 trailer

Episode tracklist

Traditional, arr. Michael A. Levine: Go Tell Aunt Rhody, feat. Jordan Reyne

Traditional: Go Tell Aunt Rodie: Pete Seeger

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Michael A. Levine

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Born in Madison, Wisconsin, Kate Remington joined WSHU in December of 2000, and she's been WSHU's Music Director since 2002.
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