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Artists beginning with the letter L

La Chappelle Royale Fauré, Gabriel (composer)  Requiem Op 48 VII: In Paradisum angels
La Grange, Kyla The Knife knives
LA Vampires (with Zola Jesus) Eulogy funerals
La's Doledrum unemployment
Looking Glass mirrors
There She Goes one hit wonders


(with Laura Nyro) Monkey Time/Dancing in the Street


Pressure Cooking cooking
Lady Gaga Poker face hobbies
Lady Saw Bed Noise sound effects

Lady Sovereign

Sad Arse Strippa

funny songs

Ladybaby Nippon Manju so bad they're good
Ladysmith Black Mambazo Music to Hear inspired by poetry
Nomathemba a capella
Sisesighingini (Everything is Stupid, Stupid, Stupid) stupidity




Laibach Francia France & French Things
Tanz mit Laibach deep voices
Laine, Frankie That Lucky Old Sun tiredness
Lake, Greg I Believe in Father Christmas anti-Christmas
Lakeman, Seth Greed and Gold greed
Solomon Browne ships and boats
Lamar, Kendrick (with Tupac) Mortal Man songs with talking



babies and childbirth

Gabriel angels


devoted love

Lambchop The Man Who Loved Beer beer
Lambert, Hendricks & Ross Farmer's Market farm produce
Lamontagne, Ray All the Wild Horses horses
Lane, Anita (with Blixa Bargeld) Subterranean World (How Long?) estimates of distance and time
Lane, Ronnie The Poacher hunting

Lanegan, Mark

Borracho whisky

Carry Me Home


(with Isobel Campbell) The Circus is Leaving Town firsts and lasts
lang, k.d. Air That I Breathe breathing
Hooked on Junk trash
Lange, Roberto Carlos Amazonian Pacific South America
Langford, Emma You Are Not Mine the obvious

Langley Schools Music Project

Space Oddity

sci-fi and space

Lard Hellfudge religion
Larionov, Ivan (performed by the Alexandrov Red Army Ensemble) Kalinka Russia
Larrocha, Alicia de (composer: Manuel de Falla) El Circulo Mágico circles
Last Resort No Lazy Sunday Afternoon days of the week
Lateef, Yusef Love Theme from Spartacus ancient history
Latin Quarter (with Bhundu Boys) Radio Africa Africa
There's No Rope as Long as Time resistance


(with The Herbaliser) 8 Point Agenda (Version 1 )

songs numbered one to ten

Lauper, Cyndi True Colors teenage self
When You Were Mine upbeat breakup # 2
Lavalle, Jimmy (with Mark Kozelek) What Happened to My Brother? brothers and sisters
LaVette, Betty Everything is Broken broken promises
Lavie, Oren Locked in a Room keys and locks
Lavigne, Avril Sk8er Boi opposites
What the Hell starting over
Lavoe, Hector Taxi (Desgarrador Bolero) taxis

LCD Soundsystem

All My Friends dawn

Daft Punk Is Playing At My House
(Soulwax Shibuya Daft Mix)

other musicians

Dance Yourself Clean cleansing
Get Innocuous riffs

Losing My Edge

getting older

Losing My Edge modernity
Never as Tired as When I'm Waking Up tiredness
Le Bon, Cate Fold the Cloth Welsh songs
I Can't Help You accents
Le Le Breakfast mealtimes
Le Grand, Fedde (vs Ida Corr) Let Me Think About It seduction

Le Tigre

Hot Topic

list songs

New Kicks peace


Jean Harlow tributes
Stewball winners

Where Did You Sleep Last Night?


Leaves Hey Joe criminals

Led Zeppelin

Bron-Y-Aur Stomp pets

Four Sticks

numbered one to ten

I Can't Quit You Baby with or without you songs

Immigrant Song

songs about songs

Jennings Farm Blues rough and smooth



Moby Dick showing off
Ramble On fantasy
Stairway to Heaven songs that build
Trampled Under Foot outstanding percussion
When the Levee Breaks rain
Whole Lotta Love odd sounds and instruments
Lee, Amy Going to California covers by the opposite sex
Lee, Ben I Wish I Was Him wanting to be someone else
Lee, Brenda Big Four Poster Bed beds
I'm Sorry apologies
Lee, Dickey Laurie (Strange Things Happen) strange and surreal
Lee, Geddy (with Bob & Doug McKenzie) Take Off Canada
Lee, Marci (with Johnny Otis) Casting My Spell on You making things

Lee, Peggy

Alright, Okay, You Win winners
Black Coffee zeitgeist



The Folks Who Live on the Hill


I'm A Woman

I Am Songs

Is That All There Is?


Left Banke

Walk Away Renee

walking and running


Open Up


Legend, Tobi Time Will Pass You By impermanence

Legendary KO, The

George Bush Doesn't Care About Black People


Lehrer, Tom

Elements jokes
The Irish Ballad sinners
Lobachevsky intelligence

Poisoning Pigeons In The Park


Vatican Rag unusual rhymes

We Will All Go Together When We Go

nuclear war

Lekman, Jens Black Cab taxis
Evening Prayer recovery
Friday Night at the Drive-in Bingo days of the week
Maple Leaves misunderstanding
Postcard 29 passage of time
Pretty Shoes shoes
Sky Phenomenon beer
You Are the Light light

Lemon Jelly

Nice Weather for Ducks water

Ramblin' Man

list songs

Space Walk space

Lemon Pipers

Green Tambourine



Confetti divorce

Different Drum


The Outdoor Type

funny songs


Steal My Sunshine

the sun

Leningrad Cowboys Those Were the Days Russia

Lennon, John

Cold Turkey finishing
Gimme Some Truth the truth
Gimme Some Truth propaganda
(as Bill Elliott and the Elastic Oz Band) God Save Oz magazines

How Do You Sleep

hatchet jobs

(with Cheap Trick) I'm Losing You solo Beatle songs
(as John Ono Lennon) Instant Karma (We All Shine On) solo Beatle songs

Jealous Guy

guilt and apology

Look at Me solo Beatle songs
Mother screams, howls, grunts & shrieks
Nobody Told Me solo Beatle songs

Working Class Hero

sweary songs

Lennox, Annie No More I Love You's leaving
Lenya, Lotte Pirate Jenny pirates
Les Corps Mince de Françoise Cool and Bored shyness

Les Surfs

Scandale Dans la Famille

songs with a twist

Let's Active Writing the Book of Last Pages words
Let's Eat Grandma Rapunzel strange and surreal
Levellers Another Man's Cause finish where they begin
The Boatman independence
Last Man Alive apocalypse
One Way sinners

Leven, Jackie

Bars of Dundee pubs and bars
I Say a Little Prayer covers by the opposite sex
King of the Barley being a man or a woman
Marble City bar Ireland

Shadow in my Eyes

eyes and sight

Another Man's Rain telephones
Levy, Barrington Here I Come showing off
Levy, Jasmin (with Natacha Atlas) Mano Suave hands
Lewie, Jona Always Find Me in the Kitchen at Parties celebration
Lewis, Gary and the Playboys This Diamond Ring precious stones

Lewis, Jeffrey & the Junkyard

(with Jack Lewis) Anxiety Attack

sleep and insomnia

Back When I Was Four ages
The Chelsea Hotel Oral Sex Song other songs
Moving fresh starts
Securicor companies & corporations

Roll Bus Roll


(with Jack Lewis) Williamsburg Will Oldham Horror

other musicians

Lewis, Jenny & the Watson Twins

Rabbit Fur Coat


Lewis, Jerry Lee

Great Balls of Fire


Meat Man meat
Lewis, Smiley I Hear You Knockin' doors
LFO LFO vibrato, tremolo or oscillations
Li, Lykke Little Bit (Loving Hand Remix) Nordic Countries


Can't Stand Me Now


Narcissist narcissism
Time For Heroes hats
Lightfoot, Gordon 10 Degrees and Getting Colder great opening lines
Canadian Railroad Trilogy Canada
The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald rough and smooth
Lightnin' Hopkins see Hopkins, Lightnin'  
Lightning Seeds (with David Baddiel & Frank Skinner) Three Lions zeitgeist

Lil Louis

Club Lonely


(with Tammy) Love Is...Afraid of the Dark love is...
Lil Wayne A Milli reckless consumption
Limerick, Alison Where Love Lives (Frankie Knuckles/David Morales Remix) triggering dancing
Limón, Javier (with Concha Buika) Oro Santo favourite live versions
Lincoln, Abbey Caged Bird birds
(with Geri Allen) For All We Know impermanence
Linda, Solomon & the Evening Birds Mbube falsetto
Lindenberg, Udo Germans krautrock
Linder, Krister Turning Daisies extraordinary vocals
Lindisfarne Fog on the Tyne arresting opening lines
Lady Eleanor books
Linkin Park Breaking the Habit starting over
Linn, Andrew (with Groove Cereal & Jenova 7) Sound Breakfast meals
Liquid Sweet Harmony sweetness
Lissie The Ship Song bridges
Liszt, Franz Etude No 4 excess
Little Ann Deep Shadows shadows
Little Anthony & the Imperials Better Use Your Head change of mind
The Diary keys and locks
Little Boots Mathematics mathematics
Little Esther & the Robins (with the Johnny Otis Quintette) Double-Crossing Blues treachery & betrayal
Little Feat Down on the Farm farm produce
Rad Gumbo cooking
Spanish Moon hedonism
Willin' smuggling and stealing
Little Jackie LOL telephones

Little Junior's Blue Flames

Mystery Train


Little Leroy and the Milestones The Joker laughter

Little Milton

We're Going To Make It

optimistic songs

Little Richard Bama Lama Bama Loo comeback songs
Keep a Knockin' obstacles
Long tall Sally triggering dancing
Rip It Up the weekend
Tutti Frutti vim
Little Walter Last Night last night
Little Willies Diesel Smoke, Dangerous Curves curves and spheres
Living Colour Love Rears Its Ugly Head nightmares
Livingstone, Dandy Suzanne Beware of the Devil girl's names

LL Cool J

(with Brad Paisley) Accidental Racist flags
Mama Said Knock You Out comeback songs

That's a Lie


Lloyd, Marie My Old Man (Said Follow That Van) loss
Lo, Tove Habits (Stay High) hedonism

Lockwood, Annea

Breathing Machine

machines, robots & computers

Lofgren, Nils No Mercy decisive songs
Loft Up the Hill and Down the Slope fairgrounds
Loganathan, Tiruchi Kalyana Samayal Sadham laughter
Lomax, Alan (producer) (with 22, Little Red, Tangle Eye & Hard Hair) Early in the Mornin' odd sounds and instruments

London, Julie

Always True to You in My Fashion innuendo

Cry Me A River


Fly Me To The Moon

celestial bodies

Lone, Sir Vincent Breakfast With Johnny Dowd mealtimes
The Potato Pickers manual labour

Lone Justice

Working Late

domestic songs

Lone Pigeon King Creosote's Wineglass Symphony glass
Long, Lionel Click Go the Shears farming
Long, Shorty Devil With the Blue Dress On glamour & style
Long Blondes Guilt bad decisions
Too Clever by Half intelligence
A Weekend Without Makeup the weekend
Long Ryders Looking for Lewis and Clark opening album tracks
Looper Modem Song internet
Loose Ends Hanging on a String uncertainty


New Year's Resolution

new resolutions

New Year's Resolution new year songs
Loquat Time Bending curves and spheres
Lord, Mary Lou Martian Saints saints and martyrs
Lord Beginner Jamaica Hurricane wind
Lord Huron Ghost on the Shore limbo
Lonesome Dreams wilderness
Lord Invader Rum and Coca-Cola Caribbean

Lord Kitchener

Birth of Ghana


London is the Place for Me


Lord Relator Gavaskar Calypso cricket
Lorde Royals precious stones
Lori and the Chameleons Lonely Spy spying

Los Campesinos

My Year in Lists

new resolutions

The Sea is a Good Place to Think About the Future tragedy & comedy
This is How You Spell, "HaHaHa, We Destroyed the Hopes and Dreams of a Generation of Faux-Romantics long titles
Los de Abajo El Loco Mexico & Central America
Resistencia resistance
Los Del Rio Macarena so bad they're good
Los Lobos Vikings skin
Los Parientes de Playa Vicente La Lloroncita Mexico & Central America
Los Piojos Taxi Boy taxis
Los Pop-Tops Oh Lord, Why Lord classical songs
Los Tigres Del Norte El Taxista taxis
Los Violadores 1-2 Ultraviolento books (2)

Lothar & the Hand People


machines, robots & computers

Rose Coloured Glasses red
Lotus Eaters The First Picture of You photographs
Loud Family Marcia & Etrusca odd couples
Louris, Gary (with Mark Olson) Bicycle bicycles
Loussier, Jacques Air on a G String classical songs
La Fiancée du Pirate pirates
Louvin Brothers Are You Washed in the Blood of the Lamb? bodily fluids
Satan Lied to Me deception
Louzolo, Philou Phunky Coogi religion


7 and 7 Is false endings

Alone Again Or

being alone

Live and Let Live bodily fluids

Maybe The People Would Be The Times
Or Between Clark And Hilldale


Old Man gifts and giving
Love Unlimited Walkin' in the Rain With the One I Love telephones

Love Unlimited Orchestra

Outside It's Winter (But In My Heart It's Spring)


Theme From King Kong monkeys and apes

Love, Darlene

Christmas (Baby Please Come Home)


Love, Helen Girl About Town music industry
Loveless, Patty Rise Up Lazarus resurrection
Lovely Eggs Watermelons farm produce
Loveninjas Earl Grey With Honey flavour
Lovett, Lyle Here I Am meat
If I Had a Boat ships and boats
Penguins birds
She's Hot to Go faces
Lovich, Lene Lucky Number independence

Lovin' Spoonful

Money greed

Summer in the City


You Didn't Have to Be So Nice shyness


Don't Drop the Baby

babies and childbirth

Embrace impermanence
I Started a Joke fools

Just Like Christmas


When I Go Deaf


Low Anthem This Goddamn House organ

Lowe, Nick

I Love My Label companies & corporations

I Love the Sound of Breaking Glass

other songs

I Trained Her to Love Me anti-love
So It Goes power
Lowell, George 20 Million Things to Do multitasking
Lowkey (with Faith SFX) Alphabet Assassin alliteration
Obama Nation US Presidents
(ft Immortal Technique) Voices of the Voiceless justice
LT United We Are the Winners so bad they're good
Luciano Wat a Heat heat # 2
Lucien, Jon Who Will Buy advertising
Lucifer House for Sale moving on
Lucky Jim The Honeymooners gifts and giving
Ludovico, Einaudi Limbo limbo
Luhrman, Baz Everybody's Free to Wear Sunscreen intelligence


The Boat That I Row ships and boats

Boom Bang-a-Bang


To Sir, With Love teachers
Luna Sea Mechanical Dance machinery, industry & technology
Lund, Corb Horse Soldier! Horse Soldier! horses
This is My Prairie American west
Tim to Switch to Whiskey finishing
Truck Got Stuck stuck or trapped
The Truth Comes Out climate change
Lupo, Mina & Alberto Parole Parole songs with talking
Lurkers Lucky John overturning the odds


Ciao finishing

Heavenly Nobodies

hero worship

Ladykillers flirting
Lynch, Stephen Gerbil rodents
Lynn, Barbara You'll Lose a Good Thing warnings

Lynn, Loretta

Coal Miner's Daughter social class
Coal Miner's Daughter manual labour

One's on the Way

babies and childbirth



Lynn, Vera

A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square


We'll Meet Again

redefined by films

White Cliffs of Dover coming home
Lynott, Phil King's Call Elvis
(with Gary Moore) Out in the Fields flags

Lynyrd Skynyrd

Gimme Three Steps interlopers

Saturday Night Special


Sweet Home Alabama

other songs


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