Songs About Footwear

Oct. 16, 2019
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Column
Writer: DJ Bear

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1New ShoesEric BibbMakinavaja
2Just Walk in My ShoesGladys Knight and the PipsNicko
3Funky SneakersWillie BoboNicko
4Steppin' in Her I MIller ShoesBetty DavisNilpferd
5Stacks, Stilettos, Make-up, and MohicansMere Dead MenCarpgate
6Dancing ShoesRhythms del Mundo ft Arctic MonkeysLeaveitallbehind/Pop Off!
7Dames, Booze, Chains, and BootsThe CrampsTarquinSpod
8Baby, Stick AroundJoe JacksonNicko
9Blue BootsEric DonaldsonUncleben
10Summer's HereJames TaylorRavi Raman
11Getting Out in StyleKellie Pickleroutoftheblue
12Jimmy ChoosThe Lucinda Belle Orchestraseverin

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 TitleArtistNominated by
1All Purpose Action Footwear!Action Pact!Carpgate
2Breakin' In a New Pair of ShoesCleo BrownIsabelleForshaw
3Crow in HeelsGretschen Hofnerbarbryn
4Diamonds on the Soles of her ShoesPaul SimonSuzi
5Eleanor, Put Your Boots OnFranz Ferdinandhappyclapper
6Fuck Me PumpsAmy Winehousephilipphilip99
7Go-Go BootsDrive-By TruckersShivSidecar
8How I Learned to Love the BootboysThe AuteursTatankaYotanka
9In These Shoes?Kirsty MacCollbarbryn
10Jackboot DemocratsLeon RosselsonTatankaYotanka
11Las Puntas de Mis Viejas BotasManolo GarciaMakinavaja
12My AdidasRun DMChappyclapper
13My DocsKiss AMCajostu
14New ShoesPaolo NutiniMussoliniHeadkick
15One Shoe BluesSandra BoyntonBanazirGalbasi
16Pointed Toe ShoesCarl PerkinsIsabelleForshaw
17Quality ShoesMark KnopflerRavi Raman
18Red High HeelsJane Siberryphilipphilip99
19Snake Skin ShoesThe Black Sorrowsphilipphilip99
20Trimm TrabBlurbarbryn
21Venus in Bother BootsThe Nipple ErectorsTarquinSpodd
22Walkin' ShoesGerry Mulligan QuartetNilpferd
23You Can Put Your Shoes Under My BedPaul KellyNicko
24Zapatos GastadosReina RepublicanaMakinavaja

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Songs With Notable Key Changes

Oct. 9, 2019
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Column
Writer: philipphilip99

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1StandR.E.MMussoliniHeadkick
2Goodbye Yellow Brick RoadElton JohnParaMhor
3Se TelefonadoMinaPastinaca
4Love on TopBeyoncémagicman
5If I FellThe Beatlesmegadom
6Still Crazy After All These YearsPaul SimonSuzi
7Ev'ry Time We Say GoodbyeElla FitzgeraldDaysinscotland
8The LarkLinda Lewispejepeine
9Up, Up and AwayThe 5th Dimensionmagicman
10DizzyTommy RoeShivSidecar

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Hawaii Five-OThe VenturesUncleben
2And She WasTalking HeadsIsabelleForshaw
3Don't Sleep on the Subway DarlingPetula Clarkmagicman
4Take My Breath AwayBerlinMakinavaja
5PolitikColdplayNoodsy
6Fire in My HeartSuper Furry Animalshappyclapper
7All MinePortisheadhappyclapper
8Hang 'Em HighBooker T and the MGsmegadom
9More Than a FeelingBostonShivSidecar
10All About LovePeter and the Test Tube BabiesCarpgate

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Songs About September and October

Oct. 2, 2019
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Column
Writer: TatankaYotanka

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 TitleArtistNominated by
1Hopping Down in Kent/My Lovely HopsMary Ann Haynesnosuchzone
2October SongAmy WinehouseMussoliniHeadkick
3October NightWitchTarquinSpodd
4Autumn's ChildCaptain Beefheartsonofwebcore
5PumpkinTricky ft Alison GoldfrappShoegazer
6Les Feuilles MortesYves Montandswawilg
7My October SymphonyPet Shop Boysflorian7
8Autumn SongIncognito9hairs9knots
9Harvest FestivalXTCShivSidecar
10Early AutumnSun Ra and the Astro Infinity ArkestraUncleben
11Harvest in the EastTommy McCookUncleben
12Septober EnergyCentipedeajostu

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 TitleArtistNominated by
1Otoño PorteñoAstor Piazzollaajostu
2October (Love Song)Chris & CoseyMussoliniHeadkick
3October 26Pretty Thingsseverin
4September SongChet Bakerseverin
5Summer SoftStevie Wonderajostu
6October SongBert JanschMussoliniHeadkick
7Autumn in New YorkElla Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrongphilipphilip99
8OctoberSun RaBanazirGalbasi
9It Might As Rain Until SeptemberCarole KingNoodsy
10Beautiful SeptemberJackie-O MotherfuckerUncleben
11Licks and KicksIsrael VibrationNicko
12Skördetider (Harvest Times)International HarvesterTraktor Albatrost

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Songs With Wordless Vocals

Sept. 25, 2019
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Column
Writer: pejepeine

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Yodeling CowboyJimmie Rogershappyclapper
2Flying HomeElla FitzgeraldSeth Miller
3LustBas ShevaNicko
4Bach's Fugue in G MinorSwingle SingersMussoliniHeadkick
5WimowehKarl DenverTarquinSpodd
6Theme from Un Homme et Une FemmeFrances Laiphilipphilip99
7Hot HeelsBarbara Mooremagicman
8Song With No Words/Trees With No LeavesDavid CrosbyShivSidecar
9Passing ByBeach BoysIsabelleForshaw
10Instant PussyMatching Molenosuchzone
11Le Grand Noir/CáhppatTorgeir VassvikTraktor Albatrost
12UjaTanya Tagaqtincanman
13Mun ja MunAdjagasDiscoMonster

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Remedial InterruptionShawn PhillipsBanazirGalbasi
2MumblesOscar Peterson TrioNilpferd
3Zaz Zuh ZasCab Callowaymagicman
4Flo Me LaNina SimoneDerek Bum
5Henry Whitter's Fox ChaseHenry Whitteruneasy listening
6Piuirt-A-Beul SetJulie Fowlistreefrogdemon
7Eggs and Their ShellsCocteau TwinsParaMhor
8Circlesong: OneBobby McFerrinIsabelleForshaw
9Os Escravos de JóMilton Nascimentonosuchzone
10Kaya VersionBob Marley & the WailersUncleben
11KonnakolSelva Ganesh & BrothersRavi Raman
12Abonecronedrone 1Sheila ChandraShivSidecar
13UnityPaul HornNilpferd

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Songs About Collecting and Lists

Sept. 18, 2019
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Column
Writer: Stephen Males (severin)

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1The CollectorNine Inch NailsNicko
2My Favourite ThingsSarah VaughanSeth Miller
3Illustrated ManJohnny WinterRavi Raman
4I Write Down the ListsNina NastasiaShoegazer
5コレクタThe YapoosTarquinSpodd
6Land of a Thousand DancesWilson Pickett9hairs9knots
7DiariamenteMarisa Monteswawilg
8List of Demands (Reparations)Saul WilliamsNilpferd
9Hard WiredTracy ChapmanIsabelleForshaw
10Data ControlHüsker DüIsabelleForshaw
11RudigerMark KnopflerIsabelleForshaw
12The CollectorThe Legendary Pink DotsBanazirGalbasi

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Who By FireLeonard CohenSeth Miller
2The Things I Will Not MissDiana Ross & Marvin Gayemagicman
3Star CollectorThe Monkeesuneasy listening
4Carry Bag ManThe Fallhappyclapper
5PlaybackSparkyNicko
6Jar of HeartsChristina Perriflorian7
7Girl of 100 ListsThe Go Gosphilipphilip99
8LPsJeffrey Lewis and the Voltagemegadom
9Todos Menos TuJoaquin SabinaMakinavaja
10CitiesTalking Headsmagicman
11Mug MuseumCate Le BonUncleben
1250 Word for SnowKate Bush (with Stephen Fry)Nicko
13A Hard Rain's A-Gonna FallBryan Ferrymagicman
14TrophySiouxsie and the BansheesCarpgate
15Fingerprint FileThe Rolling StonesIsabelleForshaw
16Make a List, Make a WishArt Pepper (with the Milcho Leviev Quartet)megadom

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Songs About Cocktails and Strong Liquor

Sept. 11, 2019
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Column
Writer: Ravi Raman

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1AbsintheThe DamnedCarpgate
2FirewaterOld Crow Medicine Showphilipphilip99
3White LightningThe Fallhappyclapper
4Pisco SourNosequien y los NosecuantosMakinavaja
5Jamaican RumPhil Lynottphilipphilip99
6Rum and Coca ColaCalypso Roseseverin
7Hot Buttered RumTom FogertyIsabelleForshaw
8Scotch and WaterCannonball Adderley SextetNilpferd
9JagerbombTequila MockingbyrdEnglishOutlaw
10It's Martini TimeReverend Horton HeatNicko
11Soul Happy HourThe Jazz ButcherUncleben
12Merry Christmas from the FamilyRobert Earl Keentreefrogdemon
13LostDavid Allan CoeTarquinSpodd

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Cocktail Credibility!Action Pact!Carpgate
2Campari SodaTaxiBeltway Bandit
3One Mint JulepRay CharlesSuzi
4Fire on the BayouThe MetersSeth Miller
5Tequila SlammerKluteMussoliniHeadkick
6Sloe GinJoe BonamassaAlison Dempster
7Cocktails for TwoArt TatumNilpferd
8Cocktails for ThreeTerry AllenSeth Miller
9Barley and Grape RagRory Gallaghermegadom
10Scotch and SodaManhattan TransferMarconius7
11TequilaDavemagicman
12TequilaThe Pretendersswawilg
13Tennessee WhiskeyChris StapletonSkydog7

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Songs About Inversions

Sept. 4, 2019
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Column
Writer: EnglishOutlaw

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1The One on the Left is on the RightJohnny Cashseverin
2Why?Tracy ChapmanSuzi
3Walking on the CeilingTerminal HeadsCarpgate
4World Turned Upside DownChumbawambaBanazirGalbasi
5The World is Turned Upside DownMaddy Prior & the Carnival BandBanazirGalbasi
6Once I Dreamt a Tree Upside DownJan Garbarek GroupNilpferd
7SdrawkcabLothar and the Hand PeopleShivSidecar
8Don't StopThe Stone RosesParaMhor
9Ya HoznaFrank ZappaTraktor Albatrost
10Tipsy DazyZiggy Marley and the Melody MakersIsabelleForshaw
11Turning TurtleMeryl Streepseverin
12The Hall of MirrorsKraftwerkMussoliniHeadkick

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1A Concise British Alphabet pt 2The Soft Machinemegadom
2El Mundo Al RevésAmaraMakinavaja
3IdontwannabeyouanymoreBillie Elishnosuchzone
4Somebody Done Hoodooed the Hoodoo ManLouis JordanNicko
5Back to FrontThe KinksIsabelleForshaw
6Mirror ImagesPeter HammillTatankaYotanka
7Walking in the Opposite DirectionAdrian Borlandseverin
8Upside DownFela KutiNilpferd
9Living on the CeilingBlancmangeShoegazer
10Upside DownDiana RossMakinavaja
11My Backwards WalkFrightened RabbitShoegazer
12A Concise British Alphabet pt 1The Soft Machinemegadom

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Songs About Famous or Notable Animals

Aug. 28, 2019
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Column
Writer: Uncleben

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Two Headed DogRoky EricksonShivSidecar
2The Trial of Bill Burn Under Martin's ActJon Wilksphilipphilip99
3Mali SajioKetama, Toumani Diabaté, Danny Thompson & José SotoNicko
4La Paloma de PicassoMayte MartínMakinavaja
5The King of RomeDavid Sudburyajostu
6PicklesRitchie Lamy & The Jools Rimet OrchestraEnglishOutlaw
7Toujours GaiEartha Kittnosuchzone
8Walkin' My Cat Named DogNorma Tanegaphilipphilip99
9Martha My DearThe BeatlesSweetHomeAlabama
10A Badger Called Nick LoweLuke HainesTatankaYotanka
11GodzillaBlue Öyster CultRavi Raman
12He's a TrampPeggy Lee9hairs9knots

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Joe CoolVince GuaraldiNilpferd
2The Most Effectual Top CatHoyt CurtinMussoliniHeadkick
3Hong Kong PhooeySublimeDerek Bum
4UnderdogButthole SurfersTarquinSpodd
5Theme to Mighty MousePhilip Scheib & Marshall BarerSeth Miller
6Hi Yo SilverCross Fireuneasy listening
7Maybe TomorrowTerry BushBethnoir
8CoyoteMark KnopflerRavi Raman
9Free WillyThe DickiesCarpgate
10House at Pooh CornerNitty Gritty Dirt Bandseverin
11The Lion and AlbertJarvis CockerMarconius7
12Nellie the ElephantMandy MillerNoodsy

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Songs About or Expressing Empathy

May 1, 2019
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Column
Writer: Marco den Ouden (Marconius7)

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1I'll Stand By YouThe PretendersSweetHomeAlabama
2It Hurts Me TooElmore Jamesseverin
3I Could Never Take the Place of Your ManPrinceRavi Raman
4Morning of Our LivesJonathan Richman & the Modern Loversseverin
5Me and My ShadowFrank Sinatra & Sammy Davis JrTarquinSpodd
6JoyTalib Kweli ft Mos DefUncleben
7Sun of JeanLoyle CarnerUncleben
8Flying DreamsBarenaked Ladiesphilipphilip99
9S.A.D.Steve Ignorant's Slice of LifeCarpgate
10Knuckles the Dog (Who Helps People)Killdozervanwolf2
11Walk a Mile in My ShoesJoe Southtincanman
12He Ain't Heavy, He's My BrotherThe HolliesRavi Raman
13I Know Why the Caged Bird SingsBuckshot LeFonque & Maya AngelouNilpferd

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Kid The PretendersParaMhor
2An Innocent ManBilly JoelSweetHomeAlabama
3EmpathyAlanis MorrisetteRavi Raman
4Killing Me Softly Bonnie Herman & the Singers UnlimitedNilpferd
5I'll Be Your MirrorThe Primitivesseverin
6Man in BlackJohnny CashEnglishOutlaw
7This is to Mother YouSinead O'Connorbishbosh
8Lean On MeSealSeth Miller
9I Know What It's LikeAmanda Shirestincanman
10Ghafoor's BusThe Young'unsSuzi
11PeriodEri Sasakiajostu
12Hello in ThereJohn PrineRavi Raman
13Reach Out, I'll Be ThereFour Topstincanman
14Reach Out and Touch (Somebody's Hand)Diana RossRavi Raman
15Time After TimeCyndi LauperSuzi
`16When the Boy's Happy (The Girl's Happy Too)The Four PenniesTarquinSpodd
17Elephant Jason IsbellSkydog7
18Another Man's ShoesDrew HolcombSkydog7
19Fallen AngelFranki Valliattwilightlarks
20Being AliveDean Jones & Companyflorian7
21UmbrellaRihannaNoodsy
22Plane Crash in CRilo KileyTarquinSpodd
23I Melt With YouModern EnglishTarquinSpodd
24All My Favorite PeopleOver the Rhinetincanman
25Give a Man a HomeBen Harper & Blind BoysSeth Miller

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Songs About Four-legged Livestock

Apr. 17, 2019
Blog
Column
Writer: George Boyland (sonofwebcore)

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Cow Cow BoogieElla Mae Morsephilipphilip99
2Wooly BullySam the Sham & the PharaohsIsabelleForshaw
3Pig ManAmon Duul IITatankaYotanka
4Llama in My Living RoomAronChupa & Little Sis Noraphilipphilip99
5Ha Le Se Le Li KhannaHugh MasekelaNilpferd
6Ali Baba's CamelThe Bonzo Dog Doo-Dah BandTraktor Albatrost
7My Lovely HorseThe Divine Comedyphilipphilip99
8Gan to the KyeThe Unthanksseverin
9BessieJane SiberryTatankaYotanka
10The Sheep SongThe Dresden Dollsphilipphilip99

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Black Sheep of the FamilyQuatermassShivSidecar
2Cow SparklehorseNoodsy
3Misery GoatsPere UbuTatankaYotanka
4J. EdgarRy Cooderswawilg
5Milk Cow Calf's BluesRobert JohnsonRavi Raman
6Saddled the CowDr. JohnNicko
7The Banks of the NileFotheringaytreefrogdemon
8Milk Cow BluesPapa FreddieNicko
9HolotelaniNelcy SedibeNicko
10El Toro Y La LunaMikaelaMakinavaja

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