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Artists beginning with the letter D

D-Mob We Call It Acieeed youth cults
D.A.F. (Deutsch-Amerikanische Freundschaft) Der Mussolini dance styles
Sex Unter Wasser water
d'Abo, Mike Handbags and Gladrags clothes
D'Angelo and the Vanguard Really Love misunderstanding
d'Arby, Terence Trent Resurrection recovery
Dadawa The Turning Scripture startling songs
Dafis, Edward H. Y Penderfyniad Welsh songs
Daft Punk Digital Love last night
(ft Pharrell Williams & Nile Rogers) Get Lucky innuendo
One More Time repetition

Daho, Etienne

Week-end à Rome

places in Europe

Dakar, Rhoda

(with Special AKA) The Boiler

scary songs

Dakota Suite Things We Lose Along the Way loss
Dakotas The Cruel Sea books
Dale, Heather Roddy McCorley capital punishment
Dallman, Jerry and the Knightcaps The Bug dance styles
Dalton, Karen Something On Your Mind pain
Daltrey, Roger Giving It All Away fresh starts
Say It Ain't So, Joe cheating
Dambuilders Teenage Loser Song orchestral string instruments



named after women

Fish fish
New Rose falling in love

Noise Noise Noise


Smash It Up (Parts 1 & 2)

rallying cries

White Rabbit rabbits
Dan Le Sac vs Scroobius Pip Get Better teenage self
Thou Shalt Always Kill commands
Tommy C beauty
Dandy Warhols We Used to Be Friends upbeat breakup # 2
Danger Doom (with Ghostface Killah) The Mask superheroes
(with Talib Kweli) Old School television
Danger Mouse What More Can I Say? Beatles
Dantalian's Chariot Madman Running Through the Fields fools

Darin, Bobby

Beyond the Sea

the sea

Sing a Simple Song of Freedom zeitgeist
Darkthrone A Blaze in the Northern Sky sky
Darkwood Winter winter
Dave Brubeck Quartet Blue Rondo a la Turk finish where they begin
Take Five numbered one to ten
Unsquare Dance geometrical shapes
Dave Clark Five Move On ten words or fewer
Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick & Tich Legend of Xanadu songs with talking
David, Craig (with Artful Dodger) Rewind reversing
Davies, Ray Next Door Neighbour neighbours
Davies, Peter Maxwell Farewell to Stromness exile
Davies, Roger Huddersfield Town Yorkshire
Davies, Windsor (with Don Estelle) Whispering Grass (Don't Tell the Trees) gossip

Davis, Betty

F.U.N.K. funk

If I'm in Luck I Might Get Picked Up

sexy songs

Nasty Gal gossip
Shut Off the Light screams, howls, grunts & shrieks
Davis, Blind John O Sole Mio classical songs

Davis, Miles

Black Satin handclaps
Blue in Green euphoria
Blue Xmas (To Whom It May Concern) anti-Christmas
Circle circles
Frelon Brun insects
Générique ascension

In a Silent Way/It's About That Time


It Never Entered My Mind retrospection
Right Off Part 1 stick it to the man

So What


Time After Time covers by the opposite sex
Davis, Sammy Jr. That Old Black Magic vim
Davis, Tyrone Can I Change My Mind change of mind
I Keep Coming Back repetition
Turn Back the Hands of Time regrets
Davison, Alfie Love is a Serious Business love is...
Dawson, Richard The Vile Stuff out of tune
Day, Doris Chocolate Sundae on a Saturday Night chocolate
The Deadwood Stage American west
Secret Love secret vices

De La Soul

A Roller Skating Jam Named "Saturdays"

Friday & Saturday

(with Teenage Fanclub) Fallin' songs recorded for movies
Jenifa Taught Me (Derwin's Revenge) first love
The Magic Mumber three
Millie Pulled a Pistol on Santa anti-Christmas

My Brother's a Basehead


Tread Water lessons in life
de Lucia, Paco Cepa de Andaluza handclaps
de Rosa Hattonrigg Pit Disaster, 1910 safety and danger

De Vaughn, William

Be Thankful For What You Got


Deacon Blue Dignity asafaraes
Dead Can Dance As the Bell Rings the Maypole Spins bells
The Wind That Shakes the Barley wind

Dead Kennedys

A Growing Boy Elvis

At My Job


California Uber Alles

hatchet jobs

Holiday in Cambodia


Kill the Poor


Moon Over Marin cleansing
Religious Vomit deception
Stealing People's Mail smuggling and stealing
Winnebago Warrior hunting
Dead Prez Be Healthy vegetables
Politrikkks elections
Dean, Jimmy PT-109 ships and boats
Dean and Jean Hey Jean Hey Dean hedonism
Dearie, Blossom Dusty Springfield tributes
Dears Postcard From Purgatory limbo

Death Cab for Cutie

I Will Follow You Into the Dark discovery

A Movie Script Ending

inspired by or about films

Summer Skin summer


missing someone

Your New Twin-sized Bed beds
What Sarah Said hospitals
Debelle, Speech Fibish This Album finishing
Go Then, Bye stiff upper lip
The Key keys and locks
Debussy, Claude Prélude à l’après-midi d’un faune flutes, pipes, or whistles


The Bagman's Gambit spying
Billy Liar books
Eli, the Barrow Boy manual labour
June Hymn contentment

The Mariner's Revenge Song


On the Bus Mall buses
The Rake's Song villains
The Shankhill Butchers knives
(with the Chieftains) When the Ship Comes In waiting
Yankee Bayonet ghosts
Ded Rabbit Andromeda's Milkshake homelessness
Dee, Jay Workinonit ten words or fewer
Deejay Punk-Roc I Hate Everybody misanthropic songs


Groove Is in the Heart


Vote Baby Vote elections
Deep Freeze Mice Peter Smith is a Banana yellow

Deep Purple



The Mule outstanding percussion
No One Came effects of fame
Smoke on the Water riffs

Speed King

other songs

Def Leppard

Pour Some Sugar On Me

sweet foods

Dekker, Desmond & The Aces



Nincompoop fools

You Can Get It If You Really Want

optimistic songs

Del Amitri

Nothing Ever Happens


Del Rey, Lana High By the Beach "High" Songs
National Anthem greed

Del Rio, Rebekah

Llorando (Crying)


Del tha Funkee Homosapien

Mistadobalina Mr. and Mrs.
Proto Culture games
Sleepin' on My Couch laziness

The Wacky World of Rapid Transit

funny songs

Del-Vetts Last Time Around riffs
Del-Vikings Come Go With Me departures
Delay Trees Cassette 2012 prophets & prophecy
Delfonics Didn't I (Blow Your Mind This Time) doors
Ready or Not Here I Come (Can't Hide From Love) long titles
Delgados Mr. Blue Sky Mr. and Mrs.
Delius, Frederick On Hearing the First Cuckoo of Spring interlopers
Dell'Orso, Edda (with Ennio Morricone) Una Spiaggia a Mezzogiorno falsetto

Deltron 3030



3030 the future
Virus machines, robots & computers
Deluca, Rocco Feather and a Knife tools
DeMent, Iris Our Town leaving
Dempsey, Damien It's All Good accents
Deneuve, Catherine

(with with Serge Gainsbourg) Dieu Fumeur de Havanes


Toi Jamais forgiveness


I Will Cry at Christmas anti-Christmas

Middle of the Road

music genres

Denny, Martin Quiet Village villages
Denny, Sandy It'll Take a Long Time estimates of distance and time
It'll Take a Long Time waiting
The King and Queen of England royalty
Late November without a chorus
Solo the number one
Who Knows Where the Time Goes? speed
Denton, Richard (with Mark Cook) Theme to The Great Egg Race TV themes
Denver, John Rocky Mountain High mountains
Deodato Also Sprach Zarathustra (2001) space
Department of Eagles In Ear Park parks

Department S

Is Vic There?

letters, emails, etc.

Departure Lounge King Kong Frown faces

Depeche Mode

Fly on the Windscreen (Final)


Martyr saints and martyrs
New Life fresh starts
Personal Jesus faith

Photographic (Some Bizzare [sic] Version)


Policy of Truth


Walking In My Shoes

guilt and apology

Derbyshire, Delia Pot Au Feu musically adventurous
Derek and the Dominoes Key to the Highway keys and locks
Layla lust
Desaparecidos Man and Wife, the Latter (Damaged Goods) marriage

Desert Sessions

I Wanna Make It Wit Chu

sexy songs

DeShannon, Jackie When You Walk in the Room Valentine's Day Songs
Dessa The Chaconne odd couples
Matches to Paper Dolls with or without you songs
Seamstress tools

Destiny's Child

Bills, Bills, Bills


Independent Woman Part 1 wealth
Survivor revenge
Destroy All Monsters Bored boredom
Destructors Nerve Gas gases
dEUS Serpentine reptiles
Devo Satisfaction unlikely covers
Secret Agent Man secrets
Whip It fetishes
Devotchka We're Leaving departures

Dexys Midnight Runners (just Dexys after 2003)

All in All (This One Last Wild Waltz) teachers

Dance Stance

literary songs


other musicians

Nowhere is Home roots
Old old age
Reminisce (Part II) songs about love songs
Until I Believe in My Soul pain
Dhol Foundation Healing With Turmeric flavour
Diabeté, Toumani (with Ali Farka Touré) Ruby red
Diablo Swing Orchestra Balrog Boogie monsters

Diamond, Neil

Beautiful Noise


Cracklin' Rosie wine
Oh Mary deep voices
Diane, Alela Age Old Blue the coast
Dibango, Manu Senga Abele cats
Dickies Banana Splits (The Tra La La Song) children's songs
Walk Like an Egg curves and spheres
You Drive Me Ape (You Big Gorilla) monkeys and apes

Diddley, Bo

Babes in the Wood forests

Bo Diddley


Cops and Robbers

law enforcement

Say Man insulting songs
Die Antwoord Hey Sexy hello
Rich Bitch winners
Die Sterne Universal Tellerwäscher restaurants & cafes
Diego el Cigala Undebel faith

Dietrich, Marlene

Lili Marleen


DiFranco, Ani Glass House glass
Napoleon France & French Things

Digable Planets

Escapism insects

La Femme Fetal

babies and childbirth

Digitalism Encore theatre
Dilated Peoples Neighborhood Watch surveillance
Dimitri From Paris Sacré Français France & French Things
Dimitriadi, Maria Mirizi O Kosmos Giasemi
(The World is Fragrant With Jasmine)

Dinosaur Jr.

Freak Scene


Dion & the Belmonts

New York City Song genre switch
(with Phil Everly) Queen of '59 queens

A Teenager in Love


The Wanderer showing off
Diop, Wasis Let It Go independence
Dire Straits Romeo and Juliet teenagers
Telegraph Road specific or obscure places
Tunnel of Love curves and spheres
Dirtbombs Stupid bad decisions
Dirty Gangsta Wife marriage
Dirty Dozen Brass band It's Time to Make a Change funerals
Dirty Filthy Mud Forest of Black forests
Discharge State Violence State Control control

Disposable Heroes of Hiphoprisy

Famous and Dandy (Like Amos 'n' Andy) effects of fame
Language of Violence justice

Television, the Drug of the Nation


Divine Comedy

The Booklovers literary songs

Charmed Life


A Lady of A Certain Age getting older
A Lady of a Certain Age glamour & style
Lost Property loss
National Express buses
Our Mutual Friend tragedy & comedy

Something For The Weekend

songs with a twist

Sunrise songs that build
To Die a Virgin birthdays
Divinyls I Touch Myself lust
Dixie Chicks Goodbye Earl murder
Goodbye Earl schadenfreude
Not Ready To Make Nice arguments
Travelin' Soldier firsts and lasts
Dixie Cups Iko Iko misheard, nonsense or inaudible lyrics
Dixie Drifters I Am the Black Book roots
Dixon, Willie Bassology best bass lines
(with Koko Taylor) Insane Asylum hospitals
DJ E-Z Rock (with Rob Base) It Takes Two sampling and recycling
DJ Mehdi Partir songs in French

DJ Shadow

Building Steam With a Grain of Salt teachers
Changeling musically adventurous
In/Flux famous last words

Midnight in a Perfect World

night & darkness

DJ Vadim

(with Sarah Jones) Your Revolution

other songs

Dodd, Jegsy & the Original Sinners Grumpy Old Men warnings
Dogbowl I Had a Dream of the Plague nightmares
Dogs d'Amour How Come It Never Rains asafaraes
Dollanganger, Nicole Blood Brothers bodily fluids
Dollar, Johnny Action Packed vim
Dominatrix The Dominatrix Sleeps Tonight fetishes

Domino, Fats

Be My Guest welcome
Blueberry Hill fruit
I Want to Walk You Home first love

I'm Gonna Be a Wheel Someday

new resolutions

I'm In Love Again repetition
Rocking Bicycle bicycles
These Old Shoes shoes

Walking to New Orleans

walking and running

Donegan, Lonnie

Gamblin' Man gambling

Rock Island Line



Barabajagal (Love Is Hot)

named after men

Guinevere myths & legends
House of Jansch tributes

Hurdy Gurdy Man


Mellow Yellow yellow
New Year's Resolution new year songs
Season of the Witch riffs

Sunny Goodge Street

roads and streets

Sunshine Superman

the sun

There Is a Mountain philosophers
Doobie Brothers What a Fool Believes fools


Back Door Man doors
Break On Through borders, barriers, walls & fences

The End

redefined by films

Hello I Love You hello
People Are Strange being scared
The Wasp (Texas Radio & the Big Beat) songs with talking
Dorantes Sin Muros Ni Candados borders, barriers, walls & fences

Dorough, Bob

Three is the Magic Number

numbered one to ten

Dorsey, Lee Freedom for the Stallion freedom
Sneakin' Sally Through the Alley girl's names
Working in a Coalmine tiredness
Yes We Can unity
Douglas, Carl Kung Fu Fighting fighting
Doves There Goes the Fear fear
Dowland, John Flow, My Tears repression
Dozier, Lamont Going Back to My Roots fresh starts
Dr. Alimantado Best Dressed Chicken in Town animals
(with Jah Stitch) The Barber Feel It motorbikes

Dr. Dre

(with Eminem) Forget About Dre forgetting

(with Ice Cube) Natural Born Killaz


Dr. Feelgood Roxette eavesdropping

Dr. Hook

Cover of the Rolling Stone magazines

Makin' It Natural

new resolutions

The Wonderful Soup Stone cooking

Dr. John

A Quitter Never Wins and a Winner Don't Never Quit winners
Creole Moon relaxation & leisure
Gris Gris Gumbo Ya Ya doctors

I Walk on Guilded (not Gilded) Splinters


Mos' Scocious innuendo
Right Place, Wrong Time misunderstanding

Dr. Octagon

Blue Flowers

trees, grass and flowers

Dragon Force Through the Fire and the Flames excess

Drake, Nick

Black Eyed Dog

scary songs

Cello Song fictional places
Day is Done finishing
Fruit Tree effects of fame

Man In A Shed


Northern Sky

devoted love

One of These Things First failure
River Man rivers

Saturday Sun

Friday & Saturday

Three Days three
Tow the Line hidden tracks
Dramatics In the Rain rain
Dread Zeppelin Moby Dick hunting
Dreadzone Little Britain classical songs
Little Britain Britain
Dream Academy Life in a Northern Town nostalgia
Dream Warriors Wash Your Face in My Sink debuts
Dresden Dolls Bad Habit addiction


On Broadway

roads and streets

Save the Last Dance for Me


Under the Boardwalk the coast
Driftwood, Jimmy He Had a Long Chain On kindness
Drive Like Jehu O Pencil Sharp without a chorus

Drive-By Truckers

Bob men's names
Carl Perkins' Cadillac Elvis
The Living Bubba stiff upper lip

My Sweet Annette


The Night G.G. Allin Came to Town restaurants & cafes
Sink Hole inheritance
(with Booker T. Jones) Space City organ
Steve McQueen hero worship

The Three Great Alabama Icons

US cities and states

Used to Be a Cop the police
World of Hurt lessons in life
Driver 67 Car 67 taxis
Drones Locust Australia
Why Write a Letter That You'll Never Send misanthropic songs
Drongos for Europe Mayday warnings
Dropkick Murphys I'm Shipping Up to Boston New England
Johnny I Hardly Knew Ya survival
DRS (with Children of Zeus) Still Standing Manchester


El President


Say Hello hello
Drummers of Burundi (with Echo and the Bunnymen) Zimbo collaborations and side projects
Dub Syndicate Ital Breakfast mealtimes
Dub War Control control
Dubliners The Auld Triangle geometrical shapes
The Galway Races Ireland
(with The Pogues) The Irish Rover survival
A Pub With No Beer pubs and bars
Seven Drunken Nights cheating
Spancil Hill villages
Spanish Lady feet
Take It Down From the Mast flags
Duckworth Lewis Method Mason on the Boundary borders, barriers, walls & fences
Third Man cricket
Duff, Patrick Refrigerator eccentric songs
Duffy, Stephen "Tin Tin" Kiss Me incidental music
Duhks Wasn't That a Mighty Storm wind
Dukes of Stratosphear 25 O'Clock collaborations and side projects
Duncan, Whitney Skinny Dippin' skin
Dupree, Simon & the Big Sound Kites aviation
Durutti Column Jacqueline super solos

Dury, Ian & the Blockheads

Bellericay Dickie accents
I Want to Be Straight wanting to be someone else
Itinerant Child itinerants and migration

My Old Man


Plaistow Patricia great opening lines
Razzle in My Pocket mistakes

Reasons to Be Cheerful (Part 3)


Sex & Drugs & Rock 'n' Roll three
Sweet Gene Vincent glamour & style
There Ain't Half Been Some Clever Bastards intelligence
What a Waste ambition
Dutronc, Jacques Et Moi, Et Moi, Et Moi rabbits
Les cactus sharp objects
(with Françoise Hardy) Puisque Vous Partez en Voyage departures

Dylan, Bob

A Hard Rain's Gonna Fall prophets & prophecy
Ballad of a Thin Man Jones and Joneses

Black Diamond Bay


Blind Willie McTell tributes

Desolation Row

roads and streets

Drifter's Escape escape
Everything is Broken impermanence
Highway 61 Revisited arresting opening lines
Hurricane murder
I Dreamed I Saw St. Augustine philosophers
I Threw It All Away losers
Idiot Wind cruel songs

If You See Her, Say Hello

missing someone

It Ain't Me Babe mistaken identity
Jim Jones Australia
Just Like a Woman stiff upper lip
Knocking on Heaven's Door the afterlife
Like a Rolling Stone effects of fame
Lily, Rosemary and the Jack of Hearts treachery & betrayal
The Lonesome Death of Hattie Carroll villains
Love Sick anti-love
Maggie's Farm finishing
Masters of War being scared
Most Likely You Go Your Way (And I'll Go Mine) separation
One More Cup of Coffee coffee
(with The Band) Open the Door Homer doors

Positively 4th Street

hatchet jobs


named after women

Seven Curses numbers
Shelter From the Storm welcome
Sooner or Later (One of Us Must Know) misunderstanding
Tangled Up in Blue fresh starts

Tryin' To Get To Heaven

heaven and hell

Visions of Johanna strange and surreal
Dynamic Syncopation (ft Mass Influence) 2 Tha Left left or right

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