Songs with Audible Breaths

Jan. 20, 2021
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Writer: Hoshino Sakura

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Oh YeahYelloajostu
2BridgesBetty Carternosuchzone
3Fill NelsonMiles Davisnosuchzone
4Jungle FeverThe Chakachaspejepeine
5Just Like YouThe Brides of FunkensteinTatankaYotanka
6More Than a PaycheckSweet Honey in the Rockseverin
7CreamPrinceParaMhor
8Push Bike SongThe Mixturesmagicman
9Listen, the Snow is FallingYoko OnoShivSidecar
10Tiny SunBad DaughterTarquinSpodd
11Odds and EndsRyo/Supercell ft Hatsune Mikuajostu
12BreathlessJerry Lee LewisIsabelleForshaw

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Push ItSalt-N-PepaParaMhor
2Lose My BreathDestiny's ChildLoud Atlas
3O, Pennsyltucky!Mischief BrewEnglishOutlaw
4FireballDeep Purplemegadom
5Mr. Blue SkyElectric Light OrchestraOliveButler
6ShinpinSeiko OomoriTarquinSpodd
7In the SummertimeMungo JerryShivSidecar
8Daydream BelieverThe MonkeesParaMhor
9Tour de FranceKraftwerkShoegazer
10Why Can't I Be FreeSpiritBanazirGalbasi
11KitesSimon Dupree & the Big SoundOliveButler
12The Vernal EquinoxDaniel HerskedalNilpferd

C List

NumberTitle ArtistRecommended By
1Sesso MattoArmando TrovajoTraktor Albatrost
2Ok, Let's Go!OttomixMakinavaja
3MarahuanaBette MidlerMarconius7
4Lick the ChaliceGuinney Peppernosuchzone
5Jingle BellsSanta's Farting ElvesTarquinSpodd
6You're More Than FairIan DuryTarquinSpodd
7Live SexSandra Jullien and Miki SugimotoSweetHomeAlabama
8Hits From the BongCypress HillTraktor Albatrost
9Casey JonesThe Grateful DeadTraktor Albatrost
10Je T'Aime (Moi Non Plus)Serge Gainsbourg & Jane BirkinOliveButler

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Meta-Songs

Jan. 13, 2021
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Column
Writer: Uncleben

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Prologue (This is an Orchestra)Stan Kentonphilipphilip99
2Inside OutOdysseypejepeine
3A Song for YouDonny Hathawayamylee
4Suffice to SayYachtsShivSidecar
5This is Not a SongThe Frank and Waltersbarbryn
6One Note SambaThe New Stan Getz Quartet with Astrud GilbertoSeth Miller
7Very Very SimpleThe Carla Bley Bandmegadom
8Bad GuyBillie Eilishmagicman
9Roxy GirlsThe Yummy FurMax Visconta Nuclerosea
10Five YearsDavid Bowiemegadom
11This is Just a Modern Rock SongBelle and Sebastianbarbryn
12Pilgrim's ProgressProcol Harumseverin

B List

 TitleArtistNominated By
1The B SideMarty FeldmanTarquinSpodd
2Leaves That are GreenSimon & GarfunkelNoodsy
3Comme SiChristine & the QueensParaMhor
4Amateur RappersThe Burning Hellmegadom
5The CreatorPete Rock & CL SmoothNilpferd
6Chain LetterTodd RundgrenShivSidecar
7Borrowed TuneNeil YoungShivSidecar
8Song in My HeadThe GladiatorsNicko
9This is My SongThe Four IntrudersOliveButler
10BodysCar Seat Headrestbarbryn
11CometWireCarpgate
12RongwrongQuiet Sunnosuchzone

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Songs About the Spirit of 2021

Jan. 6, 2021
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Column
Writer: DJ Bear

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Road to NowhereTalking HeadsOliveButler
2Roll With ItSteve WinwoodIsabelleForshaw
3Don't StopFleetwood MacLoud Atlas
4The Dog Days Are OverFlorence & the MachineLoud Atlas
5Future Love ParadiseSealMakinavaja
6When the Going Gets Tough, the Tough Get GoingBilly OceanIsabelleForshaw
7Forward MarchDerrick Morganmegadom
8Let's Push Things ForwardThe StreetsUncleben
9Things Can Only Get BetterD:ReamLoud Atlas
10Be Thankful for What You GotWilliam DeVaughnmagicman
11Get The Party StartedP!nkIsabelleForshaw
12Party HardAndrew W.K.Leaveitallbehind
13Stiff Upper LipAC/DCIsabelleForshaw
14KickINXSIsabelleForshaw
15I'm Still StandingElton Johnseverin
16When the World is Running Down, You Make the Best of What's Still AroundThe Policeamylee
17You'll Get ByShow of HandsSuzi
18Lay My Burden DownDr. John & Mavis Staples & the Dirty Dozen Brass BandSeth Miller
19There Must Be a Better WayFriday, Saturday & SundayMussoliniHeadkick
20Let There Be LoveNat King ColeOliveButler

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Dance Instrumentals

Dec. 30, 2020
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Column
Writer: magicman

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Return of DjangoLee "Scratch" Perry& the Upsetterssonofwebcore
2Diving for PillsWamdue ProjectUncleben
3Reel du ForgeronLa Bottine SourianteSuzi
4TSOPMFSBamylee
5In the MoodGlenn Miller & his Orchestraamylee
6ChaseGiorgio Morodorseverin
7Black & White RagWinnifred Atwellseverin
8Burenai Ai DeMitchie M.ajostu
9RockhouseRay CharlesLoud Atlas
10Mambo # 5Perez PradoSweetHomeAlabama
11Pacific 202808 Stateajostu
12Lullaby of BroadwayBusby BerkeleyMarconius7
13SuperflyTreacherous OrchestraSuzi
14Speed of LifeDavid BowieShivSidecar
15Think TwiceThe Detroit ExperimentNilpferd
16Rockin' in RhythmDuke EllingtonAlBahooky
17Soulful StrutYoung Holt UnlimitedMussoliniHeadkick
18TiahuanacoAlfred Linarespejepeine
19The MessageKing Sunny AdeAlBahooky
20African Drug (Four Tet Remix)Bob HolroydNilpferd
21ZoneRhythm Makerspejepeine
22My Sweet Summer SuiteLove Unlimited OrchestraPop Off!
23RockitHerbie HancockSweetHomeAlabama
24Theme From A Summer PlacePercy Faith & his OrchestraIsabelleForshaw

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Songs About Knots, Ties and Untying

Dec. 22, 2020
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Column
Writer: Marco den Ouden (Marconius7)

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Trucker's HitchYlvisSuzi
2KnotsLisa HanniganShivSidecar
3Tied UpYelloShoegazer
4Braided Hair1 Giant Leap ft Speech & Neneh CherryIsabelleForshaw
5Tie me DownShackToffeeBoy
6Let's Get MarriedProclaimersParaMhor
7Tangled Up PuppetHarry ChapinLoud Atlas
8Loosen the KnotLissieMakinavaja
9Apron StringsEverything But the Girlphilipphilip99
10Tie a Yellow RibbonTony Orlando and Dawnmagicman
11Bunny (Song for a Crochet Alligator)Shari ElfTarquinSpodd
12Present Without a BowKacey Musgraves ft Leon BridgesNoodsy
13Undo the KnotsJulie Carrickmagicman

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1UnravelBjorkmegadom
2Harmonic (Coldcut Mix)HexNilpferd
3HoudiniKate BushMussoliniHeadkick
4Tie Me TightBob Kayliphilipphilip99
5TopknotCornershop ft Bubbley Kaurhappyclapper
6Women Tied Up in KnotsBongwaterTarquinSpodd
7Tight RopeLeon Russellamylee
8The Ties That BindBruce Springsteenmegadom
9I am a Natty/Knotty KnotsJacob Miller & I Roypejepeine
10If There's a Rocket, Tie Me to ItSnow PatrolShoegazer
11Just You Just MeBing CrosbyLoud Atlas
12Sam HallRichard Thompsontreefrogdemon
13Tie Our Love in a Double KnotDolly PartonSuzi
14Six RibbonsJon Englishajostu
15There's a Love-Knot in My LariatSlim WhitmanUncleben
16Words Tangled in BlueBarzinShoegazer
17MistakesTindersticksShoegazer
18Choucho Musubi (Butterfly Knot)Aimer ft Radwimpsajostu
19Tongue TiedBetty McQuadeTarquinSpodd
20Tongue Tied Over YouRusty DraperTarquinSpodd
21Fun With RopesGo-GosIsabelleForshaw
22Double WindsorOyvind HolmMakinavaja
23Reef KnotVibe 18Makinavaja
24Roots NattyGladiatorspejepeine
25The Ups and DownsSteeleye SpanUncleben
26My Favorite ThingsJulie Andrewsseverin
27CruelFoxesLoud Atlas

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Songs About Bodily Motion, Exercise & Physiotherapy

Dec. 16, 2020
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Column
Writer: TatankaYotanka

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Talking Wheechair BluesFred SmallLoud Atlas
2I Turn My ArmGazelle Twinajostu
3TiltedChristine and the QueensParaMhor
4My ManThey Might Be GiantsLoud Atlas
5ExerciseJae TylerLoud Atlas
6BodyrockMobyParaMhor
7Move Your BodyBeyoncéLoud Atlas
8LimitChelmicoajostu
9Head, Shoulders, Knees & ToesOfenbach & Quarterheadphilipphilip99
10Pulled MuscleSuperchunkhappyclapper
11Watch Your PostureThe NightingalesUncleben
1237 PushupsSmogmegadom
13Machineries of JoyBritish Sea PowerDiscoMonster
14Take the Next StepKamasi Washingtonmagicman

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Body Movin'The Beastie Boyshappyclapper
2Out of Shape With MeHoward DevotoShoegazer
3Knee DropsLouis Armstrong & his Hot FiveNilpferd
4The WobbleJimmy McCracklinTarquinSpodd
5TiptoesMadnessmagicman
6Work It to the BoneLNRMussoliniHeadkick
7My Spine (Is the Bassline)ShriekbackShoegazer
8MusclesDiana RossPop Off!
9Tighten UpThe Untouchablesmagicman
10StretchRed Hot Chili PeppersOliveButler
11Rubberband ManThe SpinnersIsabelleForshaw
12Stretch (You are Alright)Tortoisemegadom

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Songs From or About Italy

Dec. 9, 2020
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Column
Writer: philipphilip99

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1On Days Like TheseMatt Monroseverin
2Nel Cimitero Di TucsonGianfranco & Gian Piero ReverberiSweetHomeAlabama
3AssenzaGianna Nanniniseverin
4500 (Shake, Baby, Shake)Lushhappyclapper
5Stop Bajon (Primavera)Tullio De Piscopopejepeine
6JukeboxFred BuscaglionePop Off!
7Tu Vuò Fa’ L’AmericanoRenato Carosonepejepeine
8Mambo ItalianoRosemary ClooneyTarquinSpodd
9Little ItalyStephen BishopToffeeBoy
10Scenes From an Italian RestaurantBilly JoelToffeeBoy
11Roman RoadSuper Furry AnimalsShivSidecar
12L'Ombelico del MondoJovanottiMakinavaja

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1What If We Went to ItalyMary Chapin CarpenterLoud Atlas
2Lights of TaorminaMark KnopflerRavi Raman
3Dirty TalkKlein & MBOUncleben
4World in MotionNew OrderNoodsy
5Nel Blu Dipinto Di Blu (Volaré)Domenico ModugnoSweetHomeAlabama
6That's AmoreDean MartinIsabelleForshaw
7Isle of CapriFrank Sinatramagicman
8VesuviusSufjan Stevenssonofwebcore
9Echoes From the CanyonGiuliano SorginiTraktor Albatrost
10Nineteen in NaplesJonathan RichmanShoegazer
11Il Sole Nella PioggiaAlice TatankaYotanka
12Impressioni di SettembrePFMDaysinscotland

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Songs About What’s Normal

Dec. 2, 2020
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Column
Writer: Isabelle Forshaw

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Born This WayLady GagaLoud Atlas
2Ordinary Average GuyJoe Walshmagicman
3Everybody's WeirddEUShappyclapper
4They Say I'm DifferentBetty DavisNicko
5We Are NormalBonzo Dog Doo Dah Bandseverin
6Say GoodbyeBigg Jus (ft Jerold Marcellus Bryant)Nilpferd
7I Wouldn't Normally Do This Sort Of ThingPet Shop Boys SweetHomeAlabama
8It's Only NaturalCrowded Houseswawilg
9She's StrangeCameoamylee
10Ordinary AngelsFrente!severin
11Mr. NaturalMental as Anythingphilipphilip99
12I'm Going in a FieldIvor CutlerParaMhor
13Talkin' World War III BluesBob Dylantreefrogdemon

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1RelocateSaint Etiennehappyclapper
2Fixer UpperYard ActDiscoMonster
3It's All GoodSuperorganismMussoliniHeadkick
4We Try But We Don't Fit InDay Waveamylee
5Welcome to the Real WorldThe BusinessCarpgate
6Double Dare YaBikini KillMax Visconta Nuclerosea
7Ross Lomas, City Baby, Ignite BooksEnglish DogsCarpgate
8Empire of the SenselessThe MekonsUncleben
9Mr. WendalArrested DevelopmentMussoliniHeadkick
10Way to NormalBen Foldsswawilg
11I'm a Man You Don't Meet EverydayThe PoguesParaMhor
12Away AwayAlan PriceMarconius7
13That's LifeAretha FranklinOliveButler

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Songs About Eureka Moments

Nov. 25, 2020
Blog
Column
Writer: ajostu

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Who is in Your Heart NowStudio KillersUncleben
2Cherry Tree10,000 ManiacsParaMhor
3The Carter FamilyCarly Simonamylee
4How Long Has This Been Going OnElla Fitzgeraldseverin
5Night VisionSuzanne Vegaphilipphilip99
6In Your EyesPeter Gabrielamylee
7A Glorious DawnCarl Sagan & Stephen Hawking & John D. BoswellIsabelleForshaw
8Twenty QuestionsBeastie Boys ft Miho HatoriShoegazer
9King of BirdsR.E.M.Tubby Brewster
10MonochromeThe Sundaystincanman
11We Are All Made of StarsMobyIsabelleForshaw
12I Shall Love 2Julia HolterSeth Miller
13SummerAngel OlsenTarquinSpodd
14Synchronicity 1The PoliceBanazirGalbasi
15The Best Way to TravelThe Moody Bluesmagicman
16Eyes of the WorldGrateful DeadChris7572
17Roger EbertClem Snidebarbryn

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Here and NowThe HeadhuntersBanazirGalbasi
2Door of the CosmosSun RaSeth Miller
3Serpentine FireEarth, Wind & Fireamylee
4RevelationNorman ConnersNicko
5DiscoveryUltramarineShoegazer
6ExpansionsLonnie Liston SmithNicko
7Wake Up EverybodyJohn Legend & the Rootsmagicman
8IlluminationsAlice Coltrane & Carlos SantanaNicko

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Songs by Duos (Two Performers)

Nov. 18, 2020
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Column
Writer: Nilpferd

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1I'm Getting Sentimental Over YouElla Fitzgerald & Paul SmithOliveButler
2My FutureBillie Eilish & Finneas O'Connellajostu
3Talk to MeJoni Mitchell & Jaco Pastoriusnosuchzone
4Yellow BeeCharley Patton & Bertha Leeattwilightlarks
5DoudouAli Farka Touré & Toumani DiabatéShoegazer
6Miss the GirlThe CreaturesShivSidecar
7The Choice is YoursBlack Sheepamylee
8Let the Rhythm Hit 'EmEric B. & Rakimmagicman
9No WowThe KillsDiscoMonster
10Rocket USASuicideMussoliniHeadkick
11Da FunkDaft PunkParaMhor
12Beats + PiecesColdcutMussoliniHeadkick

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Chamber MusicBallaké Sissoko & Vincent SegalSeth Miller
2DiamonoToukiTatankaYotanka
3Walk in ParisEstas Tonne & Michael Schulmanflorian7
4Más Oscura que la NocheDiego El Cigala y Niño JoseleMakinavaja
5Shuck DubR.L. Burnside (with Beal Dabbs)Nicko
6Have Mercy on MeThe Black KeysAltraEgo
7Always ThenThe KVBvanwolf2
8Phenomenon: CompulsionJohn McLaughlin & Billy CobhamBanazirGalbasi
9Brain InvasionAttilaSweetHomeAlabama
10Noel, Jonah and MeThe SpinanesShivSidecar
11Tied Up in NottzSleaford ModsShoegazer
124 Little JoeysKiiiiiiiTarquinSpodd

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