Songs About Music Venues

Jan. 30, 2019
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Column
Writer: pejepeine
At: Song Bar

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Royal Garden BluesBix Beiderbecke & his New Orleans Lucky Sevenmagicman
2The Sultans of SwingDire StraitsUncleben
3LisdoonvarnaChristy Mooremegadom
4Barrowland BallroomAmy Macdonaldtincanman
5Cavern StompThe Big Threesonofwebcore
6Let's SubmergeX-Ray SpexTarquinSpodd
7BarbarellasThe PhotosOliveButler
8For FreeJoni MitchellSuzi
9Lullaby of BirdlandElla Fitzgeraldmegadom
10You Got MeThe Roots & Erykah BaduUntergunther
11FolibaSuper Rail Band of the Buffet Hotel de la Gare, BamakoDiscoMonster
12Memory of a Free FestivalDavid BowieShivSidecar

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1MontreuxHermeto PascoalBanazirGalbasi
2Cornmeal WaltzGuy Clarktincanman
3Maybe the People Would Be the Times or Between Clark and HilldaleLovephilipphilip99
4Club a Go-GoThe Animals9hairs9knots
5Ballroom BlitzThe Sweetmegadom
6Shit British TourPeter and the Test Tube BabiesCarpgate
7Open Your EyesPeter HammillTatankaYotanka
8White Man in Hamersmith PalaisThe ClashShoegazer
9Dust a Sound BoySuper BeagleNicko
10On Verra ÇaOrchestra BaobabNilpferd
11God Drinks at the SandoThe WhitlamsNicko

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Songs About Crisis

Jan. 23, 2019
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Writer: ParaMhor

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Ball of ConfusionThe Temptationsbishbosh
2CeremonyNew OrderSkydog7
3ShowdownKenny Carterattwilightlarks
4My World Fell DownSagittariusShivSidecar
5Crisis of MineThe UndertonesUncleben
6Cracking UpNick Lowemegadom
7I've Been Waiting For Tomorrow (All of My Life)The TheNilpferd
8Europe is LostKate TempestShoegazer
9NeptuneThe PooziesSuzi
10CrisisAnohniseverin
11Wake Up EverybodyHarold Melvin & the Blue NotesDiscoMonster
12On the NickelTom Waitsswawilg
13Brain Damage/EclipsePink FloydSuzi
14Two MargarinesJohn ShuttleworthOliveButler

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1DigitalJoy DivisionDerek Bum
2Upside DownThe Jesus and Mary ChainMussoliniHeadkick
3Crisis IdentityOxymoronCarpgate
4DownloadingNegativlandSweetHomeAlabama
5Heimdalsgate Like a Promethean Curseof Montrealvastariner
6Life Is MeanThe Tiger LiliesOliveButler
7State of EmergencySweet Honey on the RockSeth Miller
8Think For a MinuteHousmartinsmegadom
9I Think It's Going to Rain TodayRandy NewmanSuzi
10Car CrashThe CandyskinsNoodsy
11Canvey IslandBritish Sea Powerhappyclapper
12Dinosaur SexEmmy the GreatShoegazer
13Things a Get From Bad to WorseThe EthiopiansJamesowen475

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Songs About Long Distance Relationships

Jan. 16, 2019
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Column
Writer: Paul Hayes (DiscoMonster)

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Jimmy MackMartha & the Vandellasattwilightlarks
2Bye Bye PrideThe Go-BetweensNilpferd
3My Johnny Was a ShoemakerSteeleye SpanSuzi
4Aloha 'OeAlfred ApakaTarquinSpodd
5DenyYasmine Hamdanuntergunther
6HusnaHitesh Sonik ft Piyush MishraRavi Raman
7Separated by MotorwaysThe Long Blondeshappyclapper
8Going PlacesKid Creole & the Coconutspejepeine
9(Don't Go Back to) RockvilleR.E.M.vanwolf2
10I Miss YouHarold Melvin & the Blue Notesmagicman
11DestinyZero 7 (ft Sia and Sophie Barker)Skydog7
12Flyweight LoveVienna TengJenny K.
13Miles AwayPoemssuntergunther
14When Love Breaks DownPrefab SproutShoegazer

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Long Distance LoveLittle FeatToffeeBoy
2Distant LoverMarvin GayeUncleben
3A Taste of HoneyAndy Bey & the Bey Sisterspejepeine
4Memphis, TennesseeChuck BerryShivSidecar
5Dolores & KimberleyAdvance BaseShoegazer
6Open ArmsElbowphilipphilip99
7We Could Send LettersAztec Cameramegadom
8Love LettersKetty LesterEnglishOutlaw
9Call Me (Come Back Home)Al Greenmagicman
10Your Side of the BedLittle Big TownLeaveitallbehind

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Songs About Fixing, Repairing & Solving

Jan. 9, 2019
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Column
Writer: Jocelyn Rose (treefrogdemon)

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1TrespassesPatti SmithUncleben
2No Pussy BluesGrindermanDiscoMonster
3The RoadThe Burning HellSkippyisaCult
4The Talkin' Song Repair BluesAlan JacksonRavi Raman
5Duct Tape HeartBarenaked Ladiesphilipphilip99
6Even Steve McQueenRobb Johnson & the IrregularsTatankaYotanka
7Everybody's Slimmin'Slapp Happymegadom
8Your Arms Around MeJens Lekmanbarbryn
9Lily the PinkThe Scaffoldseverin
10No Rust on My SpadeOtis Gibbstincanman
11Sweet ArcadiaSaint Etiennemegadom
12Sons and DaughtersThe DecemberistsShoegazer

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1The Mending SongBagpuss and Friendspejepeine
2The BarrelMischief BrewEnglishOutlaw
3Heart-Fixing BusinessAlbert KingRavi Raman
4Trust Your MechanicThe Dead Kennedyshappyclapper
5The Umbrella ManFlanagan and Allenphilipphilip99
6Puncture RepairElbowLeaveitallbehind
7Let Me Fix My WeaveMissy Elliottbishbosh
8Bad ConnectionYazooParaMhor
9The Gas Man ComethFlanders and SwannSuzi
10Comes LoveJoni Mitchellseverin
11Get It FixedRosa Hendersonmagicman
12To Her DoorPaul KellyIsabelleForshaw
13Fixing a HoleThe Beatlesswawilg

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Songs That Sound Like Other Songs

Jan. 2, 2019
Blog
Column
Writer: Olive Butler

A List

 TitleArtistNominated byOther SongOther Song Artist
1Surfin' USAThe Beach BoysParaMhorSweet Little SixteenChuck Berry
2I Feel FineThe BeatlesmagicmanWatch Your StepBobby Parker
3That's Not My NameThe Ting TingsMussoliniHeadkickMickeyToni Basil
4Release the KrakenThe DaysleepersBethnoirDon't Fear the ReaperBlue Öyster Cult
5The Pony SoldiersSam SpenceSweetHomeAlabamaHang 'em HighBooker T and the MGs
6The Clarietta RagKevin AyersmegadomBeing for the Benefit of Mr. KiteThe Beatles
7ResurrectionThe AerovonsShivSidecarAcross the UniverseThe Beatles
8Follow Me to HellCadaver ClubEnglishOutlawEarth AngelMarvin Berry & the Starlighters
9The SingerTeiturAlison DempsterO SupermanLaurie Anderson
10Wild Cats of KilkennyThe PoguesShivSidecarDr. Who ThemeBBC Radiophonic Workshop
11TalkColdplayFretlessBasserComputer LoveKraftwerk
12Forget About YouThe MotorsFretlessBasserGrandstand ThemeKeith Mansfield

B List

 TitleArtistNominated byOther SongOther Song Artist
1BlockbusterThe SweetbishboshThe Jean GenieDavid Bowie
2Don't Worry BabyThe Beach BoysmagicmanBe My BabyThe Ronettes
3My Sweet LordGeorge HarrisonattwilightlarksHe's So FineThe Chiffons
4WarningGreen Day9hairs9knotsPicture BookThe Kinks
5I Love the Sound of Breaking GlassNick LoweFretlessBasserSound & VisionDavid Bowie
6Are You Gonna Be My Girl?JetLeaveitallbehindLust for LifeIggy Pop
7Prince CharmingAdam & the Antsphilipphilip99War CanoeRolf Harris
8Rikki Don't Lose That NumberSteely DanswawilgSong for My FatherHorace Silver
9Lady MadonnaThe BeatlesShivSidecarBad Penny BluesHumphrey Lyttleton Band
10Will I Die, Miss? Will I Die?Avishai CohenAbahachiNuit Sur Les Champs-ElyséesMiles Davis
11AfraidNicoseverinCanon in D MajorPachelbal

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