Guilhem Desq Covers Pantera’s “Cowboys from Hell” Using a Hurdy-Gurdy

I don’t know what I just watched but this is one of the coolest things I have seen in quite a while and thought I’d share. Musician Guilhem Desq uses a pasta maker to produce some amazing sounds covering Pantera’s “Cowboys from Hell.” All I could think when watching was the great Rush lyric “What can this strange device be? When I touch it, it gives forth a sound.” Enjoy. What is a Hurdy-Gurdy? So this old-world instrument is actually called a hurdy-gurdy and according to Wikipedia is “a stringed instrument that produces sound by a hand crank-turned, rosined wheel … Continue reading Guilhem Desq Covers Pantera’s “Cowboys from Hell” Using a Hurdy-Gurdy