Synth-Pop Songs 1980-2000

Oct. 20, 2021
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Writer: MussoliniHeadkick

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 TitleArtistNominated by
1When the Going is Smooth and GoodWilliam OnyeaborTarquinSpodd
2So LowCarolSteve
3UnderpassJohn FoxxShivSidecar
4SensoriaCaberet VoltaireDiscoMonster
5Raise (63 Steps to Heaven)Bocca JuniorsShoegazer
6Sexy BoyAirOliveButler
7Pump Up the JamTechnotronicswawilg
8Pocket CalculatorKraftwerkShoegazer
9Soul InsideSoft CellOliveButler
10(Keep Feeling) FascinationHuman Leagueamylee
11SouvenirOrchestral Manoeuvres in the DarkMakinavaja
12Just Can't Get EnoughDepeche Modehappyclapper

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 TitleArtistNominated by
1Dead Eyes OpenedSevered Headsvanwolf2
2Polaroid-Roman-PhotoRuthFred Erickson
3Lady ShaveFad GadgetCarpgate
4Out OutTone SetFred Erickson
5Only YouYazooseverin
6(We Don't Need This) Fascist Groove ThangHeaven 17Makinavaja
7Bus' It (t's Time to Get Bzy)The Blapps PosseSteve
8KillerAdamskiMakinavaja
9Music Sounds Better With YouStardustIsabelleForshaw
10Ray of LightMadonnaSweetHomeAlabama

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Songs About Tea

Oct. 13, 2021
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Writer: Paul Hayes (DiscoMonster)

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 TitleArtistNominated by
1Tea for TwoArt Tatumsonofwebcore
2Cup A TeaDillingerNicko
3T.U.S.A.Masters of RealityLoud Atlas
4Katie's TeaCamilleAlaricmc
5Melon TeaMelon Kinenbi & Going Under GroundNicko
6Cup of TeaShackUncleben
7Life in MonoMonosaneshane
8The Tea DancePhilip JeaysTatankaYotanka
9Green TeaShonen KnifeIsabelleForshaw
10Cup of Tea in BedLorraine BowenTatankaYotanka
11Mate AmargoAmalia de la VegaMakinavaja
12A Nice Cup of TeaGracie FieldsAlaricmc

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  DateTitleArtistNominated by
1Oct. 13, 2021Tea With CinnamonKatzenjammerseverin
2Oct. 13, 2021TeaJim Noirsaneshane
3Oct. 13, 2021On and OnErykah Baduvanwolf2
4Oct. 13, 2021Sugar in Your TeaHarumiShivSidecar
5Oct. 13, 2021Sugar Honey Iced TeaKelisFred Erickson
6Oct. 13, 2021Tea for Two (Chris Shaw Remix) (2008)Sarah VaughanNicko
7Oct. 13, 2021Tea for the TillermanCat Stevensamylee
8Oct. 13, 2021Earl Grey With HoneyLoveninjasbarbryn
9Oct. 13, 2021Have a Cup of TeaCorikyvanwolf2
10Oct. 13, 2021Cup of TeaSage Francissaneshane
11Oct. 13, 2021Beautiful CosmosIvor Cutlerseverin
12Oct. 13, 2021Are You Making the Tea?Dogshit SandwichCarpgate
13Oct. 13, 2021Flying TeapotGongLoud Atlas

Songs by Buskers

Oct. 6, 2021
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Writer: pejepeine

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Wish You Were HereAryeh & Gil GatLeaveitallbehind
2JJWindslideSuzi
3Je VeuxZazMakinavaja
4Nella FantasiaUnidentified Cellist & Singerseverin
5Unknown TuneGuitar Wifie of AberdeenVikingChild
6We are FamilyNile Rodgershappyclapper
7Fun on the StreetFanfare Ciocărlia and Gogol BordelloNilpferd
8Caja de ManzanasAtaca PacaMakinavaja
9Tribal Music with Pipes and DrumsClanadoniaVikingChild
10Una Mattina & For the Love of a PrincessGerard Pla Daro & Nassim Zaouchebarbryn
11Unknown SongTommy and Maryseverin
12ElectricityThe Probessonofwebcore
13Beatbox & Electric FluteLamba PommeBanazirGalbasi
14Can I Keep YouPhillip RoebuckShoegazer
15Kora TuneAmadou DiagneTatankaYotanka
16News from VeronaPortico QuartetNilpferd
17RejMeuteNicko
18Canal Music in Venice 1981Gilbert Artman & Urban SaxTatankaYotanka

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Songs About Nothing

Sept. 29, 3021
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Writer: ParaMhor

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1There's a Lull in My LifeElla FitzgeraldNilpferd
2Je Ne Regrette RienEdith Piafswawilg
3Nothing But a HeartacheThe FlirtationsPop Off!
4All or NothingSmall Facesswawilg
5Buy Nothing DayThe Go! Teamvastariner
6My ZeroEzra FurmanShoegazer
7Nothin'Townes Van ZandtNicko
8For No OneThe Beatlesamylee
9Harold and JoeThe Curehappyclapper
10Oh! Sweet Nuthin'The Velvet Undergroundseverin
11VoidLil Nas Xajostu
12Nothing Compares 2USinead O'ConnorUncleben
13I Need YouNick Cave & the Bad SeedsMussoliniHeadkick

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 TitleArtistNominated by
1NothingJohn Cooper ClarkeIsabelleForshaw
2Nothin'The Ugly DucklingsMarconius7
3Nothing to DoJoysideTarquinSpodd
4Nothing and NowhereThe FitsCarpgate
5Here We Are NowhereStiff Little FingersMakinavaja
6Sêmassa (Zéro+Zéro)Orchestre T.P. Poly-Rythmo de CotonouNicko
7Nothin' Iz NewHirth MartinezFred Erickson
8She is Beyond Good and EvilThe Pop Groupmagicman
9All for NothingEbony Alleyneseverin
10Yr Body is NothingBoy Harshervanwolf2
11Time of NoughtPiers FacciniAlaricmc
12No Words, No ThoughtsSwansVikingchild
13The Emptiness of NothingnessAmorphous AndrogynousBanazirGalbasi

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Songs About Wolves

Sept. 22, 2021
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Writer: Stephen Males (severin)

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 TitleArtistNominated by
1All Babes are WolvesSpinnerettevanwolf2
2Dem a WolfYabby YouNicko
3Loup GarouClarence "Gatemouth" BrownTarquinSpodd
4WolfFirst Aid KitVikingChild
5Otona no OokamiKokiaajostu
6Mama Said (K-Classic Mix)Carleen AndersonNilpferd
7The Wolf is at Your DoorHowlin' Wolfamylee
8UlvetidKvelertakTraktor Albatrost
9The Wolf Catie CurtisFred Erickson
10Attenti al Lupo (Beware of the Wolf)Lucio Dallaswawilg
11Vargtimmen (Hour of the Wolf)HedningarnaTraktor Albatrost
12MogollonOreanaAlaricmc

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 TitleArtistNominated by
1Wolves and LeopardsDennis BrownUncleben
2I Was a Teenage WerewolfThe CrampsTarquinSpodd
3Up the WolvesThe Mountain GoatsShoegazer
4The Howlin' WolfLightnin' HopkinsNicko
5Wolves Maggie RogersFred Erickson
6Mother WolfMarianne FaithfullSeth Miller
7Will the Wolf Survive?Los Lobosamylee
8Red Riding Hood's Wolf (Miku)Kikuoajostu
9Me and Mr Wolf (Dr. Cat Remix)The Real Tuesday WeldShoegazer
10Wolf in Sheep's ClothingJohnny WinterAltraEgo
11Wolf in Sheep's ClothingBig YouthNicko
12Werewolves of LondonWarren ZevonOliveButler
13Wolf TotemThe HUNicko
14Dire WolfGrateful DeadChris7572
15DingoGary ShearstonAlaricmc
16Little Red Riding HoodSam the Sham and the PharaohsOliveButler
17A Pack of WolvesBlack Eyeshappyclapper
18What Would Wolves Do?Les Savy FavShoegazer
19Dem a WolfSteel PulseNicko
20Hungry Like the WolfDuran DuranOliveButler

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Songs About 9/11

Sept. 15, 2021
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Writer: Loud Atlas

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Worlds ApartAnd You Will Know Us By the Trail of DeadShoegazer
2Bright Sunny MorningBert JanschAlaricmc
3Far AwaySleater-KinneyUncleben
4FlyingLiving ColourBanazirGalbasi
5Into the Fire Bruce Springsteentreefrogdemon
6When New York Had Her Heart BrokeJohn HiattUncleben
7Sacrificed SonsDream TheaterAlaricmc
8Newmyer's RoofCraig Finntincanman
9Grand Central StationMary Chapin CarpenterFred Erickson
10Reichstag FireDavid RovicsAlaricmc
11Where is the Love?Black Eyed PeasIsabelleForshaw
12Drone Bomb MeAnohniseverin
13WTC 9/11Steve Reichseverin

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Open Letter to NYCBeastie Boyshappyclapper
2Makeshift PatriotSage Francisbarbryn
3Last Fare of the DayRichard ShindellUncleben
4White People and the Damage DoneJello Biafra & the Guantanamo School of Medicinehappyclapper
5All the Blowing-Themselves-Up Motherfuckers (Will Realise the Minute They Die That They Were Suckers)Julian CopeShoegazer
6My Neighbours in DelrayRod MacdonaldFred Erickson
7American TerroristLupe FiascoAlaricmc
8America, Fuck YeahTeam AmericaChris7572
9Bomb the WorldMichael Franti & SpearheadTraktor Albatrost
10DerapetFred SmithNicko
11Stop the War (Samba Mix)Robb JohnsonTatankaYotanka
12Enemy's EnemyThe RestartsCarpgate
13Imagine ThisWax AudioShoegazer

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Songs About Rainbows & Northern Lights

Sept. 8, 2021
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Writer: Hoshino Sakura

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Northern LightsDeath Cab for CutieOlive Butler
2Solar WindsNick NicelyTatankaYotanka
3Sateenkaarilaulu (Rainbow Song)Yona & Orkesteri Liikkuvat PilvetDiscoMonster
4Djarimirri (Child of the Rainbow)Gurrumul Yunupinguajostu
5Rainbow SerenadeAli Akbar Khan & John Handy & Dr. L. SubramaniamFred Erickson
6Make Me RainbowsChet BakerNicko
7Nijinoshippo (Trace of a Rainbow)Contrary ParadeTarquinSpodd
8Rainbow Round My ShoulderLeon BibbSuzi
9I'm Always Chasing RainbowsHarry Nilssonmagicman
10Somewhere Over the RainbowIsrael Kamakawiwo'oleMarconius7

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Will O' the WispMiles Davissonofwebcore
2Ion StormBlack Uhurusonofwebcore
3NijiSugata Masakiajostu
4Rainbow of Tears (Namida no Niji)Goose Houseajostu
5Farewell ReelPatti Smithseverin
6Look to the RainbowAstrud GilbertoOliveButler
7Northern LightsSoft CellVikingchild
8Bold As LoveJimi HendrixNicko
9Rainbeau MeltAndy PartridgeShivSidecar
10Brocken SpectreTipperSuzi

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Songs About Being Single

Sept. 1, 2021
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Writer: pejepeine

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Single AFFousheéseverin
2Single GirlLushTarquinSpodd
3Worst That Could HappenBrooklyn BridgeSweetHomeAlabama
4Marriage is for Old FolksNina SimoneParaMhor
5On the ShelfJake ThackraySuzi
6Home to MyselfMelissa ManchesterFred Erickson
7How to Learn to Live AloneMary Gauthiertincanman
8I Married MyselfSparksOliveButler
9Thank U NextAriana GrandeLoud Atlas
10One is the Magic NumberJill ScottDiscoMonster
11SoledadCombo Los Galleros ft Lucy GonzálezNicko
12SolteraLunay, Daddy Yankee & Bad Bunnymagicman
13Walking Home Alone AgainThe RadiatorsMax Visconta Nuclerosa
14All is LonelinessMoondogTraktor Albatrost

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1I Need a Little Sugar in My BowlBessie SmithIsabelleForshaw
2Gimme Gimme GimmeABBALoud Atlas
3Last Night on EarthBeabadoobeeParaMhor
4Young, Free and SingleSunfireseverin
5By MyselfHelen MerrillNilpferd
6I'm All AloneSlapp HappyTarquinSpodd
7I'll Never MarryOriginal Carter Familytreefrogdemon
8Suitcase in my HandRy Coodersonofwebcore
9Misanthropic Drunken LoverDays N' DazeEnglishOutlaw
10Dancing With MyselfBilly Idolamylee
11Single BilingualPet Shop BoysFlorian7
12Single LifeCameoseverin

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Songs About Liverpool and Merseyside

Aug. 25, 2021
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Writer: alaricmc

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 TitleArtistNominated by
1Going Down to LiverpoolKatrina and the Wavesamylee
2Roll Alabama RollBellowheadSuzi
3Whip JamboreeThe Storm Weather Shanty Choirsonofwebcore
4Does This Train Stop on Merseyside?Christy MooreSuzi
5Capaldi's CaféDeaf Schoolseverin
6Streets of KennyShackPop Off!
7Mist Over the MerseyHughie JonesBeltwayBandit
8A Ferry Ride From LiverpoolRobb Johnsontreefrogdemon
9Z Cars ThemeJohnny Keating & the Z-MenLoud Atlas
10Almost Liverpool 8Mike Hartseverin
11Liverpool LullabyCilla BlackSuzi
12The Story of the Blues Part OneThe Mighty WahShoegazer
13The Entry of Christ into LiverpoolLiverpool SceneShivSidecar
14The Frozen ManJames TaylorFred Erickson
15Rotting on RemandBilly BraggOliveButler

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 TitleArtistNominated by
1The Leaving of LiverpoolThe DublinersSuzi
2You'll Never Walk AloneGerry & the PacemakersLoud Atlas/Pop Off!
3Penny LaneThe BeatlesSuzi
4Maggie MaeThe BeatlesLoud Atlas
5Liverpool FishermenSwallow the AnchorBeltwayBandit
6Let's Dance to Joy DivisionThe WombatsIsabelleForshaw
7New Brighton PromenadeThe Boo RadleysUncleben
8MerseybeastIan McNabbShivSidecar
9Liverpool TidePJ Harveysonofwebcore
10A Lilac Harry QuinnHalf Man Half BiscuitUncleben
11Never Buy the SunBilly BraggUncleben
12When Saturday CameRobb JohnsonTatankaYotanka
13Liverpool JudiesMaddy Prior and the GirlsSuzi

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Songs About Playing Cards

Aug. 18, 2021
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Writer: George Boyland (sonofwebcore)

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Ace of SpadesThe Cuban BrothersShoegazer
2How ComeRonnie Lane & Slim Chanceseverin
3Wild Card in the PackPrefab SproutToffeeBoy
4BlackjackRay Charlesamylee
5NormanMax RomeoNicko
6Stacked DeckEtta Jamesamylee
7Party of Special Things to DoThe White StripesNicko
8High RollerLittle FeatBanazirGalbasi
9Black QueenStephen StillsAltraEgo
10All Along the WatchtowerBob DylanParaMhor

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Bad CardBob Marley & the WailersNicko
2Song for SharonJoni Mitchellseverin
3The Queen of HeartsOffa Rexseverin
4(In the) Black RoomPeter HammillTatankaYotanka
5Silky SamSpiritmagicman
6Jack of SpadesBoogie Down Productionsmagicman
7Kings and QueensAnti-Nowhere Leaguevanwolf2
8Jack o' DiamondsFairport ConventionAlaricmc
9Flower Card GamesAnd You Will Know Us by the Trail of Deadvanwolf2
10Jack of Diamond BluesSippie WallaceNicko
11Card TableHolly GolightlyFred Erickson
12Dying Crapshooter's BluesBlind Willie McTellFred Erickson
13Happy FamiliesXTCShivSidecar

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