Songs to End a Mixtape

Nov. 9, 2017
Blog
Column
Writer: Paul Hayes (Fuel)
At: The Song Bar

A List

 Song TitleArtistRecommended by
1Les Fleur4 HeroStipachio
2CapioBel CantoTheGreatPoochini
3Dedicated to the One I LoveThe Mamas and the Papasmagicman
4iAphex TwinUncleDad
5MeteoritesYann TiersenAliMunday
6Inner City LifeGoldieShoegazer
7FunkytownLipps Inc.misterbadexample
8Blind (Frankie Knuckles Remix)Hercules & Love Affairseverin
9Ordinary JoeTerry Calliertannydowns
10Mellow MoodBob MarleySteenbeck
11Come On EileenDexys Midnight RunnersBeltwayBandit
12You Can't Always Get What You WantRolling StonesBeltwayBandit
13Ocean RainEcho and the Bunnymenshedexile
14The BellsJeff MillsManUpTheTree
15WeekenderFlowered UpAndrew Brockway
16I Never Want To See You AgainQuasihellokitten
17Expressway to Your SkullSonic Youthyoungmonty

B List

Since the B List is 54 songs long, I am just providing
a link to the B List on Youtube

A List on Youtube (includes a bonus 30 second intro)

Songs About Guitars

Nov. 8, 2017
Blog
Column
Writer: Marco den Ouden (Marconius7)
At: The Song Bar

A List

 Song TitleArtistNominated by
1While My Guitar Gently WeepsThe Beatlesbarbryn
2Lucille B.B. Kingattwilightlarks
3This Old GuitarJohn DenverEnglishOutlaw
4Yakety AxeMark Knopfler & Chet AtkinsRavi Raman
5Johnny GuitarThe Runawaysseverin
6The GuitarGuy Clarktreefrogdemon
7MonteleoneMark Knopflernosuchzone
8Mind BenderStillwatertincanman
9Joe's GarageFrank Zappamegadom
10Three Chords and the TruthChase RiceRavi Raman
11United Breaks GuitarsSons of Maxwellphilipphilip99
12Booker's GuitarEric Bibbtincanman
13John Lennon's GuitarBarclay James Harvestmegadom
14While My Guitar Gently WeepsPrince, Tom Petty, Steve Winwood, Jeff Lynne et altreefrogdemon

B List

TitleArtistNominated By 
1My LucilleB.B. KingRavi Raman
2Guitar or a GunWill Hogetincanman
3Guitar ShopJeff Becknosuchzone
4Blue GuitarMoody Bluesattwilightlarks
51976 GuitarSkyhooksphilipphilip99
6Girls With GuitarsWynona JuddTempusfugit
7The HummingbirdDarrell Scottphilipphilip99
8Black Spartacus Heart Attack MachineNightwatchmantincanman
9Dance With the Guitar ManDuane Eddy & the RebelettesSweetHomeAlabama
10Start a Band Brad Paisley & Keith UrbanRavi Raman
11Born to Play GuitarBuddy GuyLeaveitallbehind
12GuitarPrinceAngel Ears
13Not AloneBernard Butlermegadom
14He Was a Guitar Player and Now Plays Machine GunPompeo Stillo & The CompanionsSidecarShiv
15Pink GuitarReba McEntireTempusfugit
16Inside of My GuitarBellamy BrothersBeltway Bandit
17I Love LucyAlbert Kingmegadom
18I'm Just a Guitar (And Everybody Pick on Me)Pete Drakeuneasy listening
19Guitar HeroesRichard Thompsonmegadom
20Guitar JamboreeChris Speddingmegadom
21One Man One GuitarJackie Levenmegadom
22The Old Man and His GuitarLee HazlewoodParaMhor
23El Hombre de la GuittarraAquaturbiauneasy listening
24Diddley BowSeasick Steveattwilightlarks
25Guitar ManJJ CaleRavi Raman
26Sultans of SwingDire StraitsLeaveitallbehind
27Summer of '69Bryan AdamsLeaveitallbehind

Youtube Playlist

Songs About Redemption

Nov. 2, 2017
Blog
Column
Writer: AssameseGuy87
At: The Guardian

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Movin' On UpPrimal ScreamLyntonCrosby
2RiseGabrielleGreatGrendel
3Higher GroundStevie Wonderbllckchps
4GalileoIndigo Girlsfmgazette
5Blazing ApostlesBebop Deluxemutie
6One Last BreathCreedRavi Raman
7Wharf RatGrateful DeadChris5752
8I Saw the Light Hank WilliamsThesubhuman
9Barbara Allen Blackmore's NightClare Munks
10Heal MeSarah Shook & the DisarmersMakinavaja
11Emma McCuneEmmanuel Jalbarbryn
12Inside Looking OutThe AnimalsMarconius7
13Full Force GaleVan MorrisonMaggie B

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Redemption SongBob MarleyILikeChips
2Amazing GraceAretha FranklinXSMITH
3Ooh ChildThe Five StairstepsFuel
4In My Time of DyingLed ZeppelinAlfieHisself
5Needed TimeEric Bibbthoughtballoons
6Captain of a ShipwreckNeil DiamondBlackCombe
7Meeting Across the RiverBruce Springsteendave56
8I Shall Be ReleasedBob DylanMarconius7
9Great King RatQueenmisterbadexmple
10Every Grain of SandBob Dylanmolinoman
11Don't Let Me Be MisuunderstoodNina Simonemikedow
12Someday We'll All Be FreeDonny HathawayFuel

Youtube Playlist

Songs About Bread, Cakes, Pastry and Biscuits

Nov. 1, 2017
Blog
Column
Writer: Andrew Morrissey (Makinavaja)
At: The Song bar

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Bread and WineAnthony ReynoldsBethnoir
2Making PiesPatty GriffinTempusfugit
3Panis et CircensesOs MutantesUncleben
4Bread and CircusesNatalie Merchant & Billy BraggUncleben
5Warm Heart PastryMike HeronSidecarShiv
6I Like Pie, I Like Cake, But I Like You Best of AllCalifornia Ramblerstincanman
7Nobody in Town Can Bake a Sweet Jelly RollBessie Smithmagicman
8Cakes and AleThe Silly Sisterstreefrogdemon
9Mon gâteau à moiFelix WazekwaUncleben
10My Roly Poly GirlJake ThackraySuzi
11Bread and ButterThe Newbeatsattwilightlarks

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1ToastStreetbandFunkbrother69
2MacArthur ParkRichard HarrisFunkbrother69
3If I Knew You Were Comin' I'd Have Baked a CakeEileen BartonSuzi
4Custard PieLed Zeppelinattwilightlarks
5Cherry PieKatzenjammerbarbryn
6Bread of HeavenWales ForeverSuzi
7Strawberry CakeJohnny CashRavi Raman
8Bun in the OvenEleni Mandellnosuchzone
9Get Your Biscuits in the Oven and Your Buns in the BedKinky FriedmanAltraEgo
10Yellowcake UF6The StranglersCarpgate

Youtube Playlist

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

B List

 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

Youtube Playlist

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

Youtube Playlist

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

Youtube Playlist

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

Youtube Playlist

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

Youtube Playlist

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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