Songs About Stereotypes

July 21, 2021
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Column
Writer: Loud Atlas

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1The RockerThin Lizzyphilipphilip99
2I Enjoy Being a GirlPeggy Leeseverin
3StereotypeThe SpecialsNicko
4PapaoutaiStromaeswawilg
5Free Your MindEn Vogueswawilg
6Girl in a Country TownMaddie & TaeSweetHomeAlabama
7One Size Never FitsMatt Andersentincanman
8Y Viva EspañaSylvia Vrethammarpejepeine
9Black, Brown and WhiteBig Bill BroonzyNicko
10Ladies of the CanyonJoni Mitchellamylee
11The Ascent of StanBen FoldsFred Erickson
12ReunionBobbie GentryParaMhor
13Nowhere Man The Beatlesseverin

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Open Sesame Part 1Kool & the Gangpejepeine
2A Song of Patriotic PrejudiceFlanders & Swannseverin
3Message From a Black ManThe WhatnautsSweetHomeAlabama
4StereotypesBlurParaMhor
5The Ballad of Ira HayesJohnny CashSweetHomeAlabama
6Lumberjack SongMonty PythonUncleben
7Typical MaleConsolidatedNicko
8If You're Not White, You're BlackLord KitchenerNicko
9Not Racist, Just BaldSeptic PsychosCarpgate
10Saturday's KidsThe JamShivSidecar
11Gin and JuiceThe Gourdshappyclapper
12Hong Kong GardenSiouxsie & the Bansheespejepeine
13National Brotherhood WeekTom LehrerSuzi

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Songs About Museums, Galleries and Exhibitions

July 14, 2021
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Column
Writer: EnglishOutlaw

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1The Colonial Wing10,000 Maniacstincanman
2Hanging in the GalleryStrawbsFred Erickson
3Art ManiaP-ModelTraktor Albatrost
4All the RowboatsRegina Spektorajostu
5Bright SunshineMick Thomas' Roving Commissiondeanofromoz
6MadamePhillip JeaysTatankaYotanka
7Hall of FameAndre Williamstincanman
8Rothko ChapelDavid DonderoUncleben
9Me at the Museum, You in the WintergardensTiny RuinsShoegazer
10The Edison MuseumThey Might Be Giantsphilipphilip99
11Any Other RoomGeckobarbryn
12Run Run Run to the Centre PompidouGrant Harthappyclapper
13Meltdown (At Madame Tussauds)Steve TaylorLoud Atlas

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Expo 2000KraftwerkIsabelleForshaw
2Planetaria (Theme From a Dream)4HeroNicko
3MuseumGretchen PetersFred Erickson
4The Art TeacherRufus WainwrightNicko
5The CurseJosh Rittertincanman
6The LouvreSparksOliveButler
7Croydon Tourist OfficeCroydon Tourist OfficeIsabelleForshaw
8Mirai no Museum (Museum of the Future)Perfumeajostu
9The LouvreLordeajostu
10Sensitive ArtistKing MissileTraktor Albatrost
11I am a PoseurX-Ray SpexNicko
12Obscene and Pornographic ArtBongwaterSuzi
13The Biggest Ball of Twine in MinnesotaWeird Al YankovicLoud Atlas

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Songs About Coins

July 7, 2021
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Column
Writer: George Boyland (sonofwebcore)

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Have You Got 10p?The EjectedCarpgate
2Pennies for SaleThe Smashing PumpkinsBanazirGalbasi
3Paper and Iron (Notes and Coins)XTCNicko
4Pennies From HeavenBillie Holidaymagicman
5Boy With a CoinIron and WineShoegazer
6Waxie's DargleThe PoguesDiscoMonster
7Los Tangos del ChavicoEstrella MorenteMakinavaja
8Gimme a PennyBig Mama Thorntontincanman
9Dollar WineColin Lucasmagicman
10Florin/TweedSir Vincent LoneTatankaYotanka
11Heaven in PenniesEsperanza Spaldingmegadom
12Judas IscarioteMisty in RootsUncleben
13Gimme Back My ShillingErnest RanglinTatankaYotanka

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Keep Your Hands to YourselfGeorgia SatellitesIsabelleForshaw
2Let the Good Times RollRay CharlesIsabelleForshaw
3Jim MotherfuckerGauntTraktor Albatrost
430 Pieces of SilverPrince Busterseverin
5MoneyPink FloydParaMhor
6(Put a Nickel On) D-9The Rotationsphilipphilip99
7WolfJoe WalshBanazirGalbasi
8Dime Queen of NevadaAlbert HammondFred Erickson
9Row JimmyThe Grateful Deadamylee
10Newest IndustryHüsker Düamylee
11Snip Snip SnipChumbawambaIsabelleForshaw
12Mercenary SongSteve EarleFred Erickson
13The Priests of the Golden BullBuffy Sainte-MarieFred Erickson

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Songs About Gender and LGBTQ+

June 30, 2021
Blog
Column
Writer: Pop Off!

A List

 SongArtistNominator
1Rebel RebelDavid Bowievanwolf2
2God Save This QueenBiminiMussoliniHeadkick
3MacorinaChavela Vargaspejepeine
4iTChristine and the QueensParaMhor
5Smash Clause 29!ChumbawambaMax Visconta Nuclerosa
6Church of the Poison MindCulture ClubParaMhor
7Jailhouse RockElvis PresleyIsabelleForshaw
8FeetFat White FamilyShoegazer
9Standing in the Way of ControlGossipNoodsy
10Black TieGrace PetrieSuzi
11Man Enough to Be a WomanJayne County and the Electric Chairsseverin
12I'mamanJobriathFred Erickson
13Queen of DenmarkJohn Grantflorian7
14Sun Goes DownLil Nas XNilpferd
15Bi Living ColourIsabelleForshaw
16Prove It on Me BluesMa RaineyParaMhor
17Le PrivilègeMichel Sardouswawilg
18Girls/Girls/BoysPanic! at the DiscoFred Erickson
19I U ShePeachesFred Erickson
20Haluan SinutReginaDiscoMonster
21AndrogynousThe ReplacementsIsabelleForshaw
22She Don't Wear PinkShemekia Copelandtincanman
23Funky and GaySkyhooksFred Erickson
24Pink BloodUtada Hikaruajostu

B List

 SongArtistNominator
1I Want to Break FreeQueenFred Erickson
2Feeling GayBlack Lipsamylee
3Der Räuber und der PrinzD.A.F.Traktor Albatrost
4Jet Boy, Jet GirlThe Damneduneasy listening
5Jungle JezebelDivinepejepeine
6In PrivateDusty SpringfieldMussoliniHeadkick
7RelaxFrankie Goes to Hollywoodamylee
8OutsideGeorge Michaelamylee
9Girls Like GirlsHayley KiyokoNilpferd
10Power of TwoIndigo GirlsFred Erickson
11Drop the PilotJoan Armatradingseverin
12Johnny Are You Queer?Josie CottonFred Erickson
13Save Mek.d. langParaMhor
14GeorgiaKatie PruittTincanman
15AnthemPansy DivisionFred Erickson
16HomosapienPete Shelleyphilipphilip99
17Beers, Steers, & QueersRevolting Cockshappyclapper
18I Am What I AmShirley BasseyOliveButler
19Any Which WayScissor SistersDiscoMonster
20Jenny (I Wanna Ruin Our Friendship)Studio Killersphilipphilip99
21Glad to Be GayTom Robinson BandShoegazer
22CloserTegan and SaraFred Erickson
23Prince of the RodeoTurbonegroTraktor Albatrost
24We Are the CowboysWillie Nelson??????

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Songs About Switches, Buttons, Knobs and Levers

June 23, 2021
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Column
Writer: Marco den Ouden (Marconius7)

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1H.A.P.P.Y. RadioEdwin Starrflorian7
2Back on Your RadioAgnetha FaltskogFred Erickson
3In the Days Before Rock 'n' RollPaul Casey with Terri HooleyMax Visconta Nuclerosa
4Are You Ready Eddy?Emerson, Lake & Palmerajostu
5Computer Age (Push the Button)NewcleusLoud Atlas
6Here Comes That Man AgainKirsty MacCollPop Off!
7Nintendo ThumbHeath McNeasseLoud Atlas
8Coin Operated BoyDresden Dollsamylee
9INS Green Card A-19 191 500Disposable Heroes of HiphoprisyTraktor Albatrost
10Railroad ManMurray McLauchlanBanazirGalbasi
11Keep Your Hand on the ThrottleBrother RodneyBanazirGalbasi
12The Art of DrivingBlack Box Recorderhappyclapper
13Everyone's Hand is On the SwitchGraham ParkerFred Erickson
14The SwitchGemma RayFred Erickson
15Finger on the ButtonBobby BareFred Erickson
165:15 AMMark Knopflermagicman
17Mr. LaceyFairport ConventionDaysinscotland
18Turn Me OnNorah Jonesamylee
19Press my Button (Ring My Bell)Lil JohnsonNicko
20TypewriterObject Onephilipphilip99

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1IgnitionR. Kellyamylee
2Push a Little ButtonNinetteTarquinSpodd
3You Turn Me On, I'm a RadioJoni Mitchellamylee
4The Dedication SongFreddy CannonTarquinSpodd
5Typewrite LessonCorneliusTraktor Albatrost
6(Turn My) Motor OnKirsty MacCollShivSidecar
7Pull Out the PinKate Bushmagicman
8Experiment IVKate Bushphilipphilip99
9Turn Off the LightsTeddy Pendergrassmagicman
10The Happy WorkerTori AmosFred Erickson
11Bang OnPropellerheadsTraktor Albatrost
12Panic ButtonThe ChampsPop Off!
13Baby's In Love with the RadioJohnny Guitar WatsonPop Off!
14Long Long Way to GoPhil CollinsFred Erickson
15The Temptation of AdamJosh RitterUncleben
16The Button PusherDublinersphilipphilip99
17The Switch Kenny BurrellFred Erickson
18Click ClickThe BeatShoegazer
19In the days Before Rock 'n' RollVan MorrisonMax Visconta Nuclerosa
20Turn It On! Turn It Up!Roomful of BluesFred Erickson
21Miss It So MuchRoyksopp & Lykke LiFred Erickson
22Handful of KeysFats WallerNilpferd
23Button on My DeskCult With No nameTatankaYotanka
24This YearMountain GoatsShoegazer
25The Typewriter SongLeroy AndersonVincentVassiliev
26Press RewindAlan Parsons ProjectFred Erickson

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Songs About Acceptance

June 16, 2021
Blog
Column
Writer: tincanman

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Song of the StoicSuzanne VegaSuzi
2He's GoneGrateful DeadChris7572
3FadjamouOumou SangaréNicko
4There'll Be No Distinction ThereBlind Alfred & Orville ReedTarquinSpodd
5With God on Our SideThe Neville BrothersUncleben
6I Know It's OverThe Smithsamylee
7Garden PartyRick NelsonSweetHomeAlabama
8When You Are Who You AreGil Scott-HeronNicko
9Lucky ManThe VerveMussoliniHeadkick
10It's O.K.Dead MoonTraktor Albatrost
11Apology AcceptedThe Go-Betweensmegadom
12Blood Outta StoneThe Fallvanwolf2
13As IsAni DiFrancoajostu
14That's All There IsNina Nastasiashoegazer
15Merry Go RoundKacey Musgravesmagicman
16ArethaRumerFlorian7

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Song for SharonJoni Mitchellmagicman
2Rip ItElectric SixLoud Atlas
3Let It GoThe HerbaliserNilpferd
4Whites Only PartyThe Dearshappyclapper
5Mama HerebyJane SiberryTatankaYotanka
6No DiscriminationTony Allen & the Afro MessengersNilpferd
7You Want It DarkerLeonard CohenEnglishOutlaw
8The Freed PigSebadohhappyclapper
9Que Sera, SeraPink MartiniNicko
10Her Father Didn't Like Me AnywayThe HumblebumsShivSidecar
11Left Hand LostDory PrevinFred Erickson
12Rock 'n' Roll (I Gave You the Best Years of My Life)Mac DavisSweetHomeAlabama
13Hello StrangerThe Carter FamilyTarquinSpodd
14Foggy NotionVelvet UndergroundTraktor Albatrost

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Songs About Horizons

June 9, 2021
Blog
Column
Writer: ajostu

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1The VigilanteJudee SillParaMhor
2Sun Hits the SkySupergrasshappyclapper
3Ao Romper da Aurora/Choro SimIsmael Silvamagicman
4On the HorizonBen E. KingNicko
5Linha do horizonteAzymuthpejepeine
6Soul HorizonThe Beauty Roomphilipphilip99
7The Circle Married the LineFeisttincanman
8Over the Edge of the WorldVirginia Astleymegadom
9Chapter 8: "Seashore and Horizon"Corneliusmagicman
10Vapor TrailRushphilipphilip99
11HorizonCat PowerNicko
12Over the HillsideThe Blue NileParaMhor
13HorizonRachael YamagataFred Erickson
14Event HorizonPeter Hammill TatankaYotanka

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1The Sky Shall VanishSuns of Arqa ft John Cooper Clarke & Stanley UnwinShoegazer
2Here to StayNew OrderFred Erickson
3Over the Horizon RadarBoards of Canadamegadom
4NavigateBarenaked Ladiesphilipphilip99
5Vanishing PointCranesBanazirGalbasi
6HorizonTrash Kitmegadom
7The DawnOsibisaShivSidecar
8Walk in the SkyBonoboFred Erickson
9Beyond the HorizonZulyaNicko
10Dawn Part 1Erick TruffazNilpferd
11Beyond the Blue HorizonMike NesmithMussoliniHeadkick

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Side 2: Falling / Receding / Reflecting

Songs Featuring Drone Music

June 2, 2021
Blog
Column
Writer: MussoliniHeadkick

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Sun Blindness MusicJohn CaleUncleben
2Drone # 3The Ohseesamylee
3SpacedBeaver & KrauseFred Erickson
4For OrganSarah DavachiFred Erickson
5Reedcutter's DaughterJimmy Aldridge & Sid GoldsmithSuzi
6The Dark Slender BoyLiam O'Flynnmegadom
7Air MovingThe Kathryn Tickell BandSuzi
8WoolundaDavid HudsonNicko
9Raag Darbari SargamUstad Amir KhanNicko
10In Every SenseThe Telescopesvanwolf2
11GliderMy Bloody Valentinemegadom
12TempterStereolabmegadom
13It's All Too MuchThe BeatlesParaMhor
14YouGold PandaDiscoMonster
15Rated XMiles DavisNilpferd
16Plastic DreamsJaydeeswawilg
17CareeringPublic Image Ltd.Carpgate
18Penetralia IICoilshoegazer
19GoatlordGoatswawilg
20BorisBoris & MerzbowTarquinSpodd
21Rendering IntuitionsCaterina BarbieriFlorian7
22Ira searches for the slide, sort of (Friday)Yo La Tengomegadom
23RememberOneohtrix Point Nevermagicman
24Dream OnThe Chemical BrothersFred Erickson
25SultanesqueRoxy Musicseverin

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Songs About Roses

May 26, 2021
Blog
Column
Writer: Amy Lee (amylee aka RipThisJoint)

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Blood and RoseThe Smithereensvanwolf2
2In Like the RoseBlack Rebel Motorcycle ClubIsabelleForshaw
3500 RosesOtis Taylortincanman
4He Who Picks a RoseThe TemptationsParaMhor
5Smell the RosesChris & CoseyMussoliniHeadkick
6Rose Petals, Incense and a KittenThe AssociationUncleben
7Rose ParadeElliott Smithhappyclapper
8Blood-Red RosesOysterbandSuzi
9Love is a RoseNeil Youngseverin
10Dead FlowersThe Rolling Stoneshappyclapper
11Wild RosesHope Sandoval & the Warm InventionsUncleben
12Rose, 1956WaxahatcheeTarquinSpodd
13Reign OnBrian Jonestown MassacreTraktor Albatrost
14O Galho Da RoseiraAirto Moreirapejepeine
15Black RoseThe MaytalsNicko
16Withered RosesShawn PhillipsBanazirGalbasi
17Attar of RosesPeter Hammill & Gary LucasTatankaYotanka
18Contemplation RoseVan MorrisonFred Erickson
19Es Ist Ein Ros EntsprungenPraetoriusajostu
20The Single Petal of a RoseBen WebsterSeth Miller

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1RosesOutKastLoud Atlas
212 Red RosesBetty HarrisDiscoMonster
3No Bed of RosesDub SyndicateShoegazer
4Everything Is Coming Up RosesBobby HebbNicko
5Bed o' Roses No. 9Ian Dury & the BlockheadsIsabelleForshaw
6The Last Living RosePJ Harveyvanwolf2
7'Scuse Me, Miss RoseThe West Coast Pop Art Experimental BandTarquinSpodd
8Rose I SaidSqueezeIsabelleForshaw
9Black RosesClear LightFred Erickson
10You Can't Go Where the Roses GoMarianne FaithfullMussoliniHeadkick
11Guiding LightTelevisionNicko
12Good Year for the RosesElvis Costello & the AttractionsSuzi
13It Must Have Been the RosesJerry GarciaChris7572
14Roses and CigarettesRay LaMontagneswawilg
15God is in the RosesRoseanne CashPop Off!
16For the RosesJoni Mitchellseverin
17Under the IvyKate BushIsabelleForshaw
18Roses From My FriendsBen HarperNicko
19The Briar and the RoseTom Waitssonofwebcore
20Roisin Dubh (Black Rose) A Rock LegendThin Lizzyphilipphilip99
21RosesMagnetic Fieldsbarbryn

I List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Rose on the MountainKaia KaterPop Off!
2One Red Rose That I MeanCaptain Beefheartsonofwebcore
3Rose in the HeatherNazarethFred Erickson
4GulistanBijan ChemiraniNicko
5Honeysuckle RoseJames P. Johnsonmagicman
6Rose RougeSt. Germainswawilg
7Days of Wine and RosesOscar Peterson TrioLoud Atlas
8Rosen aus dem SüdenJohann Strauss IIParaMhor
9There is No RoseBenjamin BrittenUncleben
10Lascia la Spina Cogli la RosaHandelswawilg
11Sweeter Than RosesHenry Purcellseverin
12Albion RoseMouse on MarsUncleben
13To a Wild RoseVirgil FoxMarconius7
14The Last Rose of SummerTony GouldNicko
15Damask RoseVangelismagicman
16Rose QuartzBrian and Roger EnoOliveButler

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Songs With a Retro Style

May 19, 2021
Blog
Column
Writer: philipphilip99

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1What I Like About YouThe RomanticsParaMhor
2TreasureBruno Marspejepeine
3Girls, Girls, GirlsSailormagicman
4Bathtime in ClerkenwellThe Real Tuesday WeldUncleben
5Who Do You Think You are Kidding, Mr. Hitler?Bud FlanaganLoud Atlas
6More, More, MoreCarmelvastariner
7True Spandau Balletamylee
8BloomsdaySamantha CrainParaMhor
9Faraway LookYolaseverin
10RocksPrimal Screamhappyclapper

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Are You Gonna Be My GirlJetSweetHomeAlabama
2Orange AmberThe VinesIsabelleForshaw
3Beautiful StrangerMadonnaAltraEgo
4Hold OnAlabama Shakesswawilg
5Uptown GirlBilly JoelSweetHomeAlabama
6Come On HomeEverything But the Girlswawilg
7That GirlNoisettesSweetHomeAlabama
8I Believe in a Thing Called LoveThe DarknessSweetHomeAlabama
9Black CountryBlack Country CommunionTincanman
10Dead End GenerationOxymoronCarpgate

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