Songs About Clouds

Oct. 26, 2017
Blog
Column
Writer: George Boyland (sonofwebcore)
At: The Guardian

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Ghanaan GhanaanA.R. RahmanRavi Raman
2Singin' in the RainGene KellyStevenFlanagan
3Gap in the CloudsYellow Daysuntergunther
4Get Off of My CloudThe Rolling StonesLagado
5Cloud of UnknowingGorillazLyntonCrosby
6Ominous CloudBroadcastDougal
7Mushroom CloudsLoveStevenFlanagan
8Clouded EyesChron Genwyngatecarpenter
9Brain Cloudy BluesBob WillsLyntonCrosby
10All That You DreamLittle Featthoughtballoons
11Cloud FactoryJune TaborLyntonCrosby
12Beyond These Clouds the Sweetest DreamBill NelsonLovattFold
13Uncloudy DayThe Staple Singersdrunkenpanda

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 TitleArtistNominated by
1Baby Come Out of the CloudsLena Horneseverin
2CumulusImogen Heapnilpferd
3Cloud RiderTori AmosHopelessCase
4Cloud98Dobiemutty meme
5Little CloudThe Incredible String Bandhiddendepths
6You and the Clouds Will Still Be BeautifulXTCajostu
7CirrusBonobotannydowns
8The Clouds are Full of Wine (Not Whiskey or Rye)Captain Beefheart and his Magic BandLyntonCrosby
9Blue CloudsDaniel JohnstonSentimentalHyena
10Cloud of ForgettingSwanspussel
11Nubes de PlatinoCamarón de la IslaMakinavaja
12CloudsThe Go-Betweensnilpferd
13Big White CloudJohn CaleBeltwayBandit

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Songs About Alternative Outcomes

Oct. 25, 2017
Blog
Column
Writer: EnglishOutlaw
At: The Song Bar

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1The Road Not TakenHornsby, Bruce & the RangeSuzi
2It Could Have Been a Brilliant CareerBelle & SebastianUncleben
3Good Job With ProspectsActressSidecarShiv
4Never is EnoughBarenaked Ladiesphilipphilip99
5God Only KnowsBeach Boysamylee
6Daddy's GoneGlasvegasvanwolf2
7AnnaHello Saferidebarbryn
8South of GermanyKelly, Pauldeanofromoz
9Army DreamersModdiseverin
10If It Hadn't Been For LoveSteeldriversnosuchzone
11If I Were a BoyBeyoncéseverin
12If I Didn't Have YouMinchin, TimUncleben

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1RobotsFlight of the Conchordsmegadom
2Disco 2000PulpUncleben
3Caught in the CrowdKate Miller-Heidkedeanofromoz
4It Could Have Been MeThe CallSongBarLandlord
5There Goes a ManWillie NelsonSongBarLandlord
6The Man That Got AwayJudy GarlandParaMhor
7If You Go AwayDusty Springfieldseverin
8ImagineJohn LennonSongBarLandlord
9AngelicaGene Pitneyattwilightlarks
10A Long DecemberCounting Crowsamylee
11Bubba (If Only)Olu DaraAndrew Morrissey
12The Best of EverythingTom Petty and the Heartbreakerstreefrogdemon

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Songs About Pride

Oct. 19, 2017
Blog
Column
Writer: Pairubu
At: The Guardian

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Walk TallVal DoonicanLyntonCrosby
2Okie From MuskogeeMerle Haggardmisterbadexample
3Do Wah DiddyThe Exciterssonofwebcore
4I Hate Myself for Loving YouJoan JettHopelessCase
5Swallow My PrideRamonesmikeofle10
6Awesome PrideMink Lungssaneshane
7I Am the One and OnlyChesney Hawkesphilipphilip99
8Ken McKenzieI, Ludicrousmutty meme
9Shake It OffTaylor SwiftFatherChewyLouie
10The Loos of EnglandDave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick & TichThesubhuman
11Hakuna MatataJimmy Cliff and Lebo MDougal
12My National PrideDexys Midnight RunnersThesubhuman
13Land of Hope and GloryEdward Elgarbllckchps

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Lion RockCultureShoegazer
2If It Wasn't For the Houses In BetweenGus Elenseverin
3ProudnessSuper Negro BantousLyntonCrosby
4Shame & PrideLeroy Smartseverin
5Red HotBilly Lee Rileymikedow
6I'm a Wonderful Thing, BabyKid Creole and the CoconutsThesubhuman
7Look at Me, I'm WonderfulBonzo Doo-Dah Dog Bandseverin
8In Her PrideGrasscutuntergunther
9The Perfect MeDeerhofShoegazer
10I Am the GreatestA Houseloyatemu
11The Village LanterneBlackmore's NightHopelessCase
12I'm a Nuclear BombSpitspussel
13PrideAmy MacdonaldShrimper19
14Be My BabyThe Ronettesattwilightlarks
15When I'm GoneThe White Buffalomisterbadexample
16You're Not the Only One I KnowThe SundaysDougal

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Songs About Innocence

Oct. 18, 2017
Blog
Column
Writer: megadom
At: The Song Bar

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Happy DayTalking Headsseverin
2Be Young, Be Foolish, Be HappyThe Tamsattwilightlarks
3Red CortinaThe Saw DoctorsSuzi
4That Summer FeelingJonathan RichmanTarquinSpodd
5FlorenceLoyle Carner (ft Kwes)magicman
6Mama Didn't LieJan BradleySweetHomeAlabama
7I Believe in YouStevie WonderParaMhor
8Fairy Tale LullabyJohn Martyn Alison Dempster
9Storybook ChildrenGregory IsaacsUncleben
10Mes Premieres Vraies VacancesFrance GallTarquinSpodd
11Remember a DayPink FloydBeltway Bandit
12I'll Never Find Another YouThe Seekersseverin
13The Innocent RailwayJackie LevenTatankaYotanka

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1DaughterPeter Blegvadnozuchzone
2Used to Be a Sweet BoyMorrisseyBeltway Bandit
3Louisiana ManBobbie GentryAltraEgo
4It's a Fine DayJaneDiscoMonster
5AvenueSaint Etiennebarbryn
6(Remember the Days of the) Old School YardCat StevensLeaveitallbehind
7Young and Innocent DaysThe Kinksuneasy listening
8The Hedgehog's SongThe Incredible String Bandtreefrogdemon
9PureLightning SeedsDiscoMonster
10Some Guys Have All the LuckJunior TuckerUncleben
11Banner ManBlue Minkmagicman
12I'm Gonna Do It AllKarine PolwartSuzi
13Innocent BloodCultureTarquinSpodd

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Songs Featuring Echoes

Oct. 12, 2017
Blog
Column
Writer: Chaz Cozens (HopelessCase)
At: The Guardian

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Mud and DarkCocteau TwinsStevenFlanagan
2Echo & NarcissusDaniel Land & the Modern Paintersnosuchzone
3Public EyesGregory Isaacssonofwebcore
4Hold On, Hold OnNeko CaseStevenFlanagan
5One Step BeyondMadnessLuDux22
6Brighton RockQueen misterbadexample
7Everybody's Talkin' Harry Nilssonmikedow
8Soldier of FortuneDeep PurpleLondon2471/gordonimmel
9The Sound of SilenceSimon & GarfunkelLyntonCrosby
10Echo Mocks the CorncrakeSongs of SeparationLyntonCrosby
11We Three (My Echo, My Shadow and Me)The Ink SpotsStevenFlanagan
12Little Sir EchoBonzo Dog Doo-Dah Bandsuzi
13Test for EchoRushphilipphilip99
14EchoTom Petty & the HeartbreakersStevenFlanagan
15EchoesPink Floydattwilightlarks

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Turn to StoneElectric Light OrchestraLyntonCrosby
2Now I'm HereQueenmisterbadexample
3Sister Rosetta Goes Before UsRobert Plant and Alison KraussStevenFlanagan
4EchoCrazy Pphilipphilip99
5Watching the DetectivesElvis Costello & the Attractionssonofwebcore
6LibertangoSharron Shannon with Kirsty MacCollStevenFlanagan
7Universal UnfoldingOversoul ft Gramma FunkLuDux22
8A New EnglandBilly BraggJoshuo
9CarmelitaWarren Zevonmisterbadexmple
10Tobacco RoadEdgar Winter's White Trashmikedow
11Voices (On the Air)Siouxsie and the Bansheesseverin
12I'm WishingEric Morcambe & Ernie WiseDaddyPig
13I'm Not in Love10CCgrantwyness
14EchoJoe SatrianiRavi Raman
15Strange Kind of WomanDeep Purplemisterbadexample

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Songs About Unexplained Phenomena

Oct. 11, 2017
Blog
Column
Writer: SidecarShiv
At: The Song Bar

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1I Want to BelieveGBHCarpgate
2I Am the UnknownThe AliensParaMhor
3Marfa LightsPaul Cauthenphilipphilip99
4It Came Out of the SkyCreedence Clearwater RevivalRavi Raman
5No Doubt About ItHot Chocolateseverin
6Seven Days of SplendourJameson Raidphilipphilip99
7(I'm Always Touched By Your) Presence DearBlondieseverin
840 VersionsWireParaMhor
9The Thing That Should Not BeMetallicauneasy listening
10Abominable Snowman in the MarketJonathan Richman & the Modern Loversseverin
11Margate FhagtnThe Men That Will Not Be Blamed for NothingEnglishOutlaw
12Re: Your BrainsJonathan Coultonphilipphilip99
13The Werewolf of Old ChapeltownBob Peggnosuchzone

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1My Baby's Got ESPFour Below ZeroUncleben
2Flying Saucer AttackThe Rezillosphilipphilip99
3Maybe AngelsSheryl CrowLeaveitallbehind
4Plains of NazcaSun DialDiscoMonster
5Windor HumProtomartyrvanwolf2
6Green ManType O NegativeBethnoir
7Long LankinSteeleye Spantreefrogdemon
8CaterpillarsThe Handsome Familyattwilightlarks
9SirenaCalexicoDarceysDad
10Kappa ExShonen KnifeTarquinSpodd
11MegalodonMastodonBethnoir
12BigfootDon JonesSweetHomeAlabama
13Male Monster From the IdThe Chillsvanwolf2

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Songs About Spinning

Oct. 5, 2017
Blog
Column
Writer: Sarah Chappell (AFictionHabit)
At: The Guardian

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1You Spin Me Round (Like a Record)Dead or AliveDarceysDad
2DizzyVic Reeves and the Wonder Stuffvastariner
3(Song for My) Sugar Spun SisterThe Stone RosesFuel
4CirclesKate TempestKeith Purdie
5Lady With a Spinning HeadU2BeltwayBandit
6My PropellerArctic MonkeysBlackCombe
7Spinning AroundKylie Minoguebishbosh
8DizzyThrowing Musesvastariner
9Spinning WheelBlood, Sweat & Tearssuzi
10Like Spinning PlatesRadioheadBeltwayBandit
11Hymn of the Big WheelMassive AttackLyntonCrosby
12Spinning AwayBrian Eno & John CaleBeltwayBandit

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Spin Spin SugarSneaker Pimpsbishbosh
2Spinnin'Speech DebelleShoegazer
3Spinning TopNazarethLyntonCrosby
4The World Keeps Going RpundThe Kinksbllckchps
5Round Round SugababesStevenFlanagan
6Spin the Black CirclePearl JamDarceysDad
7Gretchen am SpinnradeFranz Schubertbllckchps
8Falkenham FairBellowheadsuzi
9SpinThe Darling Budsvastariner
10Spinnin' and Spinnin'Syreetaseverin
11I'm SpinningThe Del-VikingsPairubu
12The Circle GameJoni MitchellStevenFlanagan
13Galaxy SongMonty Pythonbllckchps
14CirclesLes Fleurs de LysStevenFlanagan
15Spin the BottleJuliana Hatfield ThreeSweetHomeAlabama
16The Music Goes Round and RoundPaul Gaytenseverin
17Spinning WheelBlack HoneyUp yours
18World is Spinning AwayJoe HiggsUp yours

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Biographical and Autobiographical Songs

Oct. 4, 2017
Blog
Column
Writer: Uncleben
At: The Song Bar

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Ballad of the Sulphate StranglerDury, Ian & the Blockheadsnosuchzone
2The Legend of Chavo GuerreroMountain Goatstincanman
3Big RedMorris, Russelldeanofromoz
4MaTemptationsDiscoMonster
5Ode to Jackie LevenPallas, Tyla J.EnglishOutlaw
6Kurious OranjFallhappyclapper
7Inglan is a BitchJohnson, Linton KwesiParaMhor
8WarchildJal, Emmanuelbarbryn
9Should Have Known BetterStevens, SufjanToffeeBoy
10Children of ChildrenIsbell, JasonDarceysDad
11My Old SchoolSteely Danmegadom
12Why Is It So HardBradley, Charlestincanman
13Into the Great Wide OpenPetty, Tom & the Heartbreakerstreefrogdemon

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Marie ProvostNick LoweSidecarShiv
2Queen of the CoastLaura Cantrellattwilightlarks
3SportLightnin' RodDiscoMonster
4Williams BloodGrace Jonesseverin
5Louis RielBilly Childish & the Blackhandsuneasy listening
6Rock 'n' Roll BandBostonLeaveitallbehind
7The Story of Bo DiddleyThe AnimalsMarconius7
8Sacré CharlemagneFrance GallTarquinSpodd
9The Most Dangerous WomanAni di Franco & Utah PhillipsRavi Raman
10Beauty WayEliza Gilkysontreefrogdemon
11The Best of TimesSage FrancisDiscoMonster
12West Country GirlNick Cave & the Bad SeedsBeltwayBandit
13Primo on the ParapetPeter HammillTatankaYotanka

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