Bisse Grigo played "A Fond la Caisse" on his button accordion at 20 buttons per second.
This record was set as part of Toyota Prius Records, a two-day event
streamed live on the Internet. In a 48-hour period, URDB officials
adjudicated 200 Prius-related world records. This was the most records
ever documented in a 48-hour window, a world record in and of itself.
The event took place in Los Angeles, California on March 30th and 31st,
2011. See all the records set at the event here.
Jon Shriver played 14 Led Zeppelin guitar riffs in one minute.
He used a Gibson SG to accomplish the feat.
Shriver set the record at a World Record Appreciation Society event
held at Joe’s Pub in New York City. Dan Rollman and Corey Henderson
were present as witnesses.
1. Stairway to Heaven
2. Thank You
3. Over the Hills and Far Away
4. Dazed and Confused
5. The Lemon Song
6. How Many More Times
7. Moby Dick
8. The Rover
9. Bring It On Home
10. Communication Breakdown
11. Whole Lotta Love
12. Immigrant Song
14. The Ocean
Jack Garton played Hello Dolly on a moving piano while singing the song in 54.38
Accordion Rob’s fingers came alive as he busted out a full accordion
rendition of “The Devil Went Down To Georgia” in just one minute, twenty
BeatboxerAdam Matta delivered 17 different vocal instruments in a
4-beat measure, a new world record. The tempo of the performance was
approximately 86 BPM.
Matta performed the feat at a World Record Appreciation Society
event in New York City on February 11, 2009. It took place at
Pianos, a Lower East Side bar. Dan Rollman was present to time and
count the instruments.
INSTRUMENTS BEATBOXED: kick drum, floor tom, mid-tom, hi-tom, hi-hat,
808 snare, horn hit ‘sample’, vocal scratch/turntable, inward hand clap
snare, upright bass, trumpet, metal guitar, truck horn, trap snare roll,
vocal bass, throat singing, crash cymbal.
Joh Lang of Langcaster Guitars constructs guitars using wood that’s
35,000 years old. He’s used carbon dating methods to confirm the
134 people played lagerphones at the same time, a world record. The
record was set in Australia at a festival celebrating 150 years of
Queensland. Read more about the event here.
It took Simon Schwartz four minutes, 16.18 seconds to play all 66 notes
in John Williams’ The Imperial March (Darth Vader’s Theme).
Using a combination of muting, pedals, custom sounds and presets, Alex
Alexander played 1,440 notes on his custom-built electric djembe.
20 members of Wieden Kennedy’s Team Maroon played the middle C
note on 23 different pianos at once.
The record was set in Portland, Oregon on April 1, 2010 at the agency’s
28th annual Founders’ Dayparty.RecordSetter co-foundersDan Rollman
and Corey Henderson were on hand to preside over the event.
Braden Harris played eight Metallica guitar riffs in one minute.
1. Through the Never
3. Holier Than Thou
4. Enter Sandman
5. Seek amp; Destroy
6. For Whom The Bell Tolls
7. That Was Just Your Life
Mallory Wolchuk greeted 501 visitors at the border entrance to Nova
Scotiaplaying thebagpipes. Her father Doug McManaman was on hand
to count the visitors and shoot the video evidence.
Mallory Wolchuk assembled a set of bagpipes and played a note in two
minutes, 20.05 seconds.
Esther Crow sang ’Sleigh Ride’ in 59.41 seconds while accompanying
herself with a cowbell, a kazoo, and metal jingles.
Crow set the record during a World Record Appreciation Society
event at Pianos in New York City. Dan Rollman and Corey Henderson
were present to witness and time the feat.
Owen Biddle of The Rootsplayed a bass guitar that was wired
through two wah-wah pedals. He attempted to plug in six, but a
faulty cable led to an unsuccessful attempt.
Biddle set the recordat a World Record Appreciation Society event
held at Joe’s Pub in New York City. He was accompanied by
Blast Off!!!. Dan Rollman and Corey
Henderson were present as witnesses.
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