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A-Z by Song for 2017

Below are all the songs making the playlist so far in alphabetical order for 2017. Click the appropriate link below for the ones to the end of 2016. Note that song titles beginning with symbols, numerals or parentheses are at the beginning of the A-B list.

In the Source Column, G means the topic was at the Guardian, SB means it was at Song Bar.

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Source

Song

Artist

Recommended by

Topic

SB

7 11 Roses

Spike

EnglishOutlaw

firsts and lasts

G

A Better Son/Daughter

Rilo Kiley

Ben Wood

recovery

SB

A Complete History of the Soviet Union Through the Eyes of a Humble Worker, Arranged to the Melody of Tetris

Pig With the Face of a Boy

Flatfrog

Russia

G

A Glade Somewhere

Forest

IanTTE

forests

SB

A Stream With Bright Fish

Budd, Harold & Brian Eno

magicman

fish

G

A Walk in the Black Forest

Jankowski, Horst

BeltwayBandit

forests

G

Al Naafiysh (The Soul)

Hashim

binar0101

1980s 12 " Singles

G

Alphabet Assassin

Lowkey & Faith SFX

Fuel

alliteration

G

Archangel Thunderbird

Amon Duul II

dave56

startling songs

SB

Autumn

Almond, Marc

Bethnoir

Russia

G

Babes in the Wood

Diddley, Bo

severin

forests

G

Back in Black

AC/DC

Thesubhuman

recovery

SB

Back to School

Wailer, Bunny

AlBahooky

genre-switch

SB

Ballad of Tindersticks

Tindersticks

barbryn

irony

SB

Bangla Amar Sorse Ilish

Mitra, Lopamudra

Ravi Raman

fish

G

Bequest

Rudimentary Peni

wyngatecarpenter

doom

G

Better Off Dead

Withers, Bill

SpotTheWhopper

doom

G

Bilahari Tolijanma

Ganesan, Aanayampatti S.

Ravi Raman

startling songs

SB

Black Skunk Blues

Barbecue Bob

tincanman

irony

G

Blue Monday

New Order

DarceysDad

1980s 12 " Singles

G

Bold Sir Rylas

Spiers and Boden

MelRoy

forests

SB

Buffalo Soldier

Marley, Bob

Ravi Raman

immigrants & refugees

SB

Che Notte!

Patton, Mike

DarceysDad

genre-switch

G

Come Together

Primal Scream

Shoegazer

unity

SB

Cousin Jack

Show of Hands

Suzi

immigrants & refugees

SB

Dance of Knights

Prokofiev, Sergei

9hairs9knots

Russia

SB

December, 1963 (Oh, What a Night)

Four Seasons

Mogdog

firsts and lasts

G

Deep in the Woods

Birthday Party

Shoegazer

forests

G

Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap

AC/DC

sseeeglle

alliteration

SB

Disco Compilation

Steer, Serafina

barbryn

genre-switch

G

Don't Be a Singer

Wild Man Fischer

severin

cheating

SB

Don't Let Go

Orlando, Tony

9hairs9knots

genre-switch

SB

Don't Stop Me Now

Queen

Uncleben

positive songs

G

Double Trouble

Public Image Ltd.

AnnieHawk

startling songs

G

Dreams of Santa Anna (Extended Club Mix)

Orange Lemon

GarfyAbroad

startling songs

G

Dub Can't Turn Around

Funk, Farley "Jackmaster" & Jessie Saunders

hotelnorth

1980s 12 " Singles

G

Enchanted Forest

Mohawk and the Rednecks

pussel

forests

G

Ernie (The Fastest Milkman in the West)

Hill, Benny

Yak3

alliteration

G

Europe is Lost

Tempest, Kate

Shoegazer

doom

G

Evening Prayer

Lekman, Jens

barbryn

recovery

SB

Every Minute is OK

Punk TV

Uncleben

Russia

SB

Everything in Its Right Place

Radiohead

magicman

genre-switch

G

Expensive Shit

Kuti, Fela

nilpferd

cheating

G

Fighting My Way Back

Thin Lizzy

Lagado

recovery

G

Final Solution

Pere Ubu

bllckchps

startling songs

SB

Fish

Damned

SidecarShiv

fish

G

Fish Heads

Barnes and Barnes

TheBeast

startling songs

SB

Fisherman

Congos

DiscoMonster

fish

G

Flame

Metro

keithyboy1960

alliteration

SB

Flight of Earls

Wolfe Tones

attwilightlarks

immigrants & refugees

G

Flip, Flop and Fly

Turner, Big Joe

thoughtballoons

alliteration

G

Forest of Black

Dirty Filth Mud

ShivSidecar

forests

G

Frankie and Johnny

Rodgers, Jimmie

Pairubu

cheating

SB

From the Fire to the Frying Pan

Sonic Boom 6

Violet Vivid

immigrants & refugees

G

Funeralopolis

Electric Wizard

Ben Jones

doom

SB

Funny How Love Is

Fine Young Cannibals

attwilightlarks

firsts and lasts

SB

Garganta Con Arena

El Cigala, Diego

Maki

genre-switch

G

Get Happy

Garland, Judy

mikedow

recovery

G

Get Up Off Your Knees

Housemartins

SpotTheWhopper

recovery

SB

Go West

Pet Shop Boys

philipphilip99

immigrants & refugees

SB

God's Comic

Costello, Elvis

Suzi

irony

G

Good Fortune

Harvey, PJ

happyclapper

recovery

SB

Gratitude and Thanks

Mischief Brew

EnglishOutlaw

positive songs

SB

Great Blacks

Muldrow, Georgia Anne

DiscoMonster

positive songs

G

Great Stone

King Tubby

alexito

doom

SB

Help is Coming

Crowded House

deanofromoz

immigrants & refugees

G

Helplessly Hoping

Havens, Richie

AnnieHawk

alliteration

SB

Herring Song

Carthy, Liza

Suzi

fish

SB

How the Love Gets In

Gilmore, Thea

tincanman

positive songs

SB

How We Gonna Make the Black Nation Rise?

Brother D with Collective Effort

SidecarShiv

positive songs

G

Huge Tree in the Tsukamori Forest

Hisaishi, Joe

Thesubhuman

forests

SB

I Could Eat Crawfish Every Day

Toussaint, Allen

Ravi Raman

fish

G

I Feel Love (Patrick Cowley Remix)

Summer, Donna

bishbosh

1980s 12 " Singles

SB

I Guess I Planted

Bragg, Billy & Wilco

happyclapper

positive songs

SB

I Walked Away

Paris, Bobby

attwilightlarks

firsts and lasts

G

If You're Ready (Come Go With Me)

Staple Singers

Thesubhuman

unity

G

I'll Put You Together Again

Hot Chocolate

dave56

recovery

SB

Illegally

Vargas Blues band

Maki

immigrants & refugees

SB

I'm Not the One

Snarky Puppy ft Malika Tirolian

untergunther

one

SB

Immigrant Eyes

GIRSA

Leaveitallbehind

immigrants & refugees

SB

It Started With a Kiss

Hot Chocolate

attwilightlarks

firsts and lasts

SB

It's Going to Happen

Undertones

magicman

positive songs

SB

I've Done It Again

Jones, Grace

Mogdog

firsts and lasts

SB

John Lee Hooker for President

Cooder, Ry

Ravi Raman

irony

G

Juke Joint Jezebel

KMFDM

sseeeglle

alliteration

SB

Just One Look

Wells, Mary

attwilightlarks

firsts and lasts

SB

Kahaan Se Aayi, Kahaan Jaaoge

Tipanya, Prahlad

Ravi Raman

positive songs

SB

Kalinka

Alexandrov Red Army Ensemble

severin

Russia

SB

Killer

Van Der Graaf Generator

TatankaYotanka

fish

G

Kimberly

Smith, Patti

vanwolf

alliteration

SB

Know Your Rights

Clash

Carpgate

irony

G

Ku Klux Klan

Steel Pulse

Mogdog

alliteration

SB

Laika

Wagner, Wil

ParaMhor

firsts and lasts

G

Let the Music Play 12"

Shannon

binar0101

1980s 12 " Singles

G

Little Things (That Keep Us Together)

Walker, Scott

florian7

doom

SB

Loser

Grateful Dead

Chris7572

irony

G

Lucy Mae Blues

Sims, Frankie Lee

LeftOrRightSameShite

cheating

G

Mellow My Man

Roots

nilpferd

alliteration

G

Moments in Love (Beaten)

Art of Noise

buskerdoo

1980s 12 " Singles

G

Naughty Miranda

Indians in Moscow

vastariner

startling songs

SB

Né So (Home)

Traoré, Rokia

Tempusfugit

immigrants & refugees

SB

New Immigration Law

Cocoa Tea

Uncleben

immigrants & refugees

SB

New York City Song

Dion

bishbosh

genre-switch

SB

Nite Flights

Walker Brothers

BeltwayBandit

genre-switch

G

O Rose Thou Art Sick

Britten, Benjamin

notbored

doom

G

On the Improve

Williamson, John

deanofromoz

recovery

SB

One Chord Wonders

Adverts

severin

one

G

One Love

Marley, Bob

Pairubu

unity

SB

One Mint Julep

Clovers

Ravi Raman

one

SB

One Moment More

Smith, Mindy

Suzi

one

SB

One More

Weaves

vanwolf2

one

SB

One More Mile to Go

Spann, Otis

attwilightlarks

one

G

One Nation Under a Groove

Funkadelic

Thesubhuman

unity

SB

One People, One Struggle

Anti-Flag

EnglishOutlaw

one

SB

One Second to Midnight

Icons of Filth

Carpgate

one

G

Oneness With the Forest

Brown, Bobby

pussel

forests

SB

Optimistic

Sounds of Blackness

magicman

positive songs

G

Papa's Got a Brand New Bag 12"

Pigbag

vastariner???

1980s 12 " Singles

SB

People Have the Power

Smith, Patti

severin

positive songs

G

Power of the People

Monster Truck

misterbadexample

unity

SB

Pretty Pride of Russia

Hickox, Tom

barbryn

irony

SB

Putin Lights Up the Fires

Pussy Riot

Ravi Raman

Russia

G

R.E.S.

Cardiacs

AfraidOfSunlight

startling songs

SB

Rapture

Blondie

Suzi

genre-switch

SB

Refugee Children

Taylor, Chip

tincanman

immigrants & refugees

G

Resurrection

D'Arby, Terence Trent

DarceysDad

recovery

G

Robin Hood

James, Dick

severin

forests

SB

Ronnie Talk to Russia

Prince

SweetHomeAlabama

Russia

G

Rubber Room

Wagoner, Porter

Thesubhuman

startling songs

G

Rusholme Ruffians

Smiths

ScarletsOHywel

alliteration

SB

Russians and Americans

Stewart, Al

Alison Dempster

Russia

G

Say It Ain't So, Joe

Daltrey, Roger

MelRoy

cheating

SB

Sensitive Boys

UK Subs

Carpgate

irony

SB

Sergio

Stewart, Al

Beltway Bandit

immigrants & refugees

G

Seven Drunken Nights

Dubliners

BeltwayBandit

cheating

SB

Sewer Brain

Blood

Carpgate

genre-switch

SB

Shark in the Water

Brown, V V

SidecarShiv

fish

G

She's Lost Control (Long Version)

Jones, Grace

vincerocker

1980s 12 " Singles

G

Sidewalking (Extended Version)

Jesus and Mary Chain

happyclapper

1980s 12 " Singles

G

Silhouette of Doom

Morricone, Ennio

alexito

doom

SB

Single By Choice

Bangles

SidecarShiv

one

G

Smalltown Boy 12"

Bronski Beat

kytoi

1980s 12 " Singles

G

Solidarity

Black Uhuru

Thesubhuman

unity

SB

Solo

Denny, Sandy

Uncleben

one

G

Somos Sur (We Are the South)

Tijoux, Ana ft Shadia Mansour

untergunther

unity

SB

Stalin Wasn't Stallin'

Wyatt, Robert

Uncleben

Russia

Start Over Again

Maguire, Emily

Tibrogagan

recovery

SB

Strong

Herbert

untergunther

positive songs

G

Tainted Love/Where Did Our Love Go

Soft Cell

bllckchps

1980s 12 " Singles

G

Tempted

Squeeze

MelRoy

cheating

SB

That's Entertainment

Jam

Leaveitallbehind

irony

G

That's the Way Love Is (Acieed Mix)

Ten City

Augasm

1980s 12 " Singles

SB

The Circus is Leaving Town

Campbell, Isobel & Mark Lanegan

ParaMhor

firsts and lasts

SB

The Dolphins

Neil, Fred

TatankaYotanka

fish

SB

The Final Countdown

Europe

barbryn

firsts and lasts

SB

The Great Curve

Talking Heads

DiscoMonster

genre-switch

SB

The Hunter Gets Captured By the Game

Jones, Grace

Mogdog

irony

SB

The Immigrant

Haggard, Merle

Uncleben

immigrants & refugees

SB

The Last Leviathan

Fisherman's Friends

Suzi

fish

SB

The Lazy Sunbathers

Morrissey

SongBarLandlord

irony

G

The Only Way is Up

Yazz and the Plastic Population

vastariner

recovery

SB

The Pusherman

Mayfield, Curtis

magicman

irony

G

The Referee's Alphabet

Half Man Half Biscuit

vastariner

cheating

G

The River

King Trigger

vastariner

forests

SB

The Salmon Song

Hillage, Steve

Mogdog

fish

SB

The Seal Lullaby

Whitacre, Eric

Beltway Bandit

fish

G

The Son of an X-Postal Worker Reflects on His Life While Getting Stoned in the Parking Lot of a Winn Dixie Listening to Metallica

Alice Donut

happyclapper

doom

G

The Story of the Blues Part One and Part Two (Talkin' Blues)

Wah!

Thesubhuman

1980s 12 " Singles

G

The Turning Scripture

Dadawa

TheGreatPoochini

startling songs

G

The Uncertain Smile - 12" Remix

The The

nilpferd

1980s 12 " Singles

SB

The Worst Band in the World

10CC

Uncleben

irony

SB

Then Suddenly Love

Sinatra, Frank

Beltway Bandit

firsts and lasts

G

There is Power in a Union

Bragg, Billy

suzi

unity

SB

Those Were the Days

Leningrad Cowboys

tincanman

Russia

SB

Too Late to Cry Baby

Johnson, Lonnie

attwilightlarks

firsts and lasts

G

Too Social

Chaney, Olivia

severin

alliteration

SB

Travelin' Soldier

Dixie Chicks

treefrogdemon

firsts and lasts

SB

Trepak

Mussorgsky, Modest

BeltwayBandit

Russia

SB

Umi

Pinkshinytultrablast

DiscoMonster

Russia

SB

Un Bel Di Vedremo (from Madame Butterfly)

Storchio, Gloria (Composer: Giacomo Puccini)

tincanman

one

G

Unity

O'Jays

SimonPavitt

unity

G

Unity Raise Your Banners High

Tams, John

dennyp

unity

G

Vena Cava 1

Galás, Diamanda

TatankaYotanka

startling songs

SB

Wagon Wheel

Rucker, Darius

Leaveitallbehind

genre-switch

G

Walls Come Tumbling Down

Style Council

nigeljones

unity

G

We All Stand Together

McCartney, Paul

philipphilip99

unity

SB

We'll Gather Lilacs

Ziegler, Anne & Webster Booth

attwilightlarks

positive songs

G

We're All Going to Die

Middleton, Malcolm

vastariner

doom

SB

What's It Gonna Be

Springfield, Dusty

attwilightlarks

genre-switch

G

When Will I Be Loved

Everly Brothers

Pairubu

cheating

SB

Who's Making Love

Taylor, Johnnie

magicman

irony

G

Winds and Leaves

CukoO

granty77

forests

G

Wrong 'Em Boyo

Clash

theharper

cheating

G

Wrote for Luck (The Vince Clarke Remix)

Happy Mondays

dave56

1980s 12 " Singles

G

Yes We Can

Dorsey, Lee

Ravi Raman

unity

G

You Been Cheatin'

Impressions

attwilightlarks

cheating

SB

You Can Get It If You Really Want

Cliff, Jimmy

Leaveitallbehind

positive songs

SB

You Just May Be the One

Monkees

ParaMhor

one

G

Your Cheatin' Heart

Williams, Hank

BeltwayBandit

cheating

 

 

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