Songs About Compass Points

Mar. 8, 2018
Blog
Column
Writer: Scott Blair (misterbadexample)
At: The Guardian

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1CompassZella DayBlackCombe
2Sign of the Southern CrossBlack SabbathClare Munks
3Who Gives a Fuck Where You FromThree 6 MafiaNoMoreMrNice
4Cod Liver Oil and Orange JuiceHamish ImlachNaguchi
5Travelin' ThroughSmokey Robinsonbllckchps
6The RoadFrank TurnerTomwharvey
7SleipnirManowarQuackle
8Never Go WestSeasick SteveGeofffawcett
9I'm Going to the WestSteve Tilston,Peter Jones
10CalifornicationRed Hot Chili PeppersFretlessBasser
11BordersM.I.A.SpotTheWhopper
12RenegadeWarren Zevonthoughtballoons
13Magnetic NorthAlestormkoinuchan

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1That's What I Like About the WestTex WilliamsLyntonCrosby
2That's What I Like About the SouthCommander Cody & His Lost Planet Airmenmikedow
3I'm From Further North Than YouThe Wedding PresentShoegazer
4That Much Further WestLuceroDavid Kelly
5Smooth OperatorSadeIsabelleForshaw
6Northern Piano (Hardcore Piano Mix)UltraworldGoldie Dee
7Stand R.E.M.happyclapper
8The Lord is Gracious and CompassionateVineyard Worship MusicWordChazer
9Western SkyAmerican Music Clubsourpus
10Way Down in the HoleBlind Boys of AlabamaLondon2471
11The Black LightCalexicoAlfhartagain
12Raggle Taggle GypsyPlanxtyGreatGrendel
13West African SafariSir Victor UwaifoLyntonCrosby
14North, South, East and WestThe Churchmachenback
15Going SouthNils Lofgrenjust john

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Songs About Storms

Dec. 21, 2017
Blog
Column
Writer: Scott Blair (misterbadexample)
At: The Guardian

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Hurricane SeasonTrombone ShortyGreatGrendel
2Storm WarningBonnie RaittPatLux
3The TempestPendulumphilipphilip99
4Gov Did Nothin'John Butler TrioBlackCombe
5StormbringerDeep Purplegordonimmel
6Great Dust Storm DisasterWoody GuthrieNaguchi
7ThunderstruckAC/DCDrMaybe
8Stormy WeatherThe Spanielsattwilightlarks
9WintersturmeRichard Wagner (performed by Max Lorenz)bllckchps
10Storm Is RisingLittle AxeXanh_cay
11Wild GilbertLovindeeralexito
12Cold Haily Rainy NightImagined VillageStevenFlanagan

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Sad and Lonely FacesDavid Bedfordnosuchzone
2The StormBig CountrySpotTheWhopper
3StormyDiana Ross & the SupremesSpotTheWhopper
4Storm in a TeacupThe FortunesLyntonCrosby
5Storm CloudThe HeptonesXanh_cay
6SometimesJamesbarbryn
7The Storms Are On the OceanOllabellejrowen81
8Storm Across the SeaChuck Prophetwalstib
9Tornado of LoveThe RainmakersSpoilheapSurfer
10Storm the Reality AsylumRip Rig & PanicXanh_cay
11Calm Before the StormSparkstabbycatty
12The RainThundergordonimmel
13Storms Never LastWaylon Jennings & Jessi Colterdrunkenpanda
14StormYoshida BrothersShoegazer

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Songs About Slowing Down

Nov. 16, 2017
Blog
Column
Writer: Scott Blair (misterbadexample)
At: The Guardian

A List

 Song TitleArtistNominated by
1Like a Mighty RiverSt. Paul & the Broken Bonesattwilightlarks
2Low RiderWarmikedow
3Time is TightBooker T & the MGsLyntonCrosby
4Slow Marching BandJethro TullSpoilheapSurfer
5A Guy What Takes His TimeMae WestStevenFlanagan
6Going UpCoilGoldie Dee
7Speed LawMos Defsteenbeck
8Mustang SallyWilson PickettThesubhuman
9Ah Cud HewMighty DoonansBarrieJ
10Go Children SlowLaura SiersemaLauraSiersema
11StompaSerena Ryderthoughtballoons
12Slow Me DownShelby Lynnethoughtballoons

B List

 Song TitleArtistNominated by
1Laid BackBakermanDougal
2Wisely and SlowThe Stavesunenforced
3Locomotive BreathJethro TullThesubhuman
4Nice 'n' EasyFrank SinatraAnnieHawk
5Slow It DownAmy MacdonaldNoYouAre
6Slow DownJosh & Co. LimitedTheLandBeyond
7Goin' Down SlowFreegordonimmel
8Heartbeat Slowing DownAll American RejectsBlackCombe
9Walk Don't RunThe Venturesrobbo100
10Returning Jesusno-manFreddieFL

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Songs About Persistance

Sept. 7, 2017
Blog
Column
Writer: Scott Blair (misterbadexample)
At: The Guardian

A List

TitleArtistNominated by
1Keep Right On to the End of the RoadLauder, Harryhudswell
2This YearMountain Goatsbrianturned
3The Mary Ellen CarterRogers, Stanthoughtballoons
4Keep On Going OnMayfield, Curtisotenko
5Keep On RunningSpencer Davis Groupargybargy
6Mushi No OnnaTogawa, JunPairubu
7The Impossible DreamWilliams, AndyThesubhuman
8Rescue MeSkeptaBriantist
9I'm Going to Knock On Your DoorOsmond, Little Jimmyalexito
10(I'm Gonna Be) 500 MilesProclaimersAssameseGuy87
11Hoping MachineNew Multitudesjrowen81
12You're Gonna Get Next to MeKirkland, Bo and Ruth DavisOlivesNightie
13God's Great Dust StormKatzenjammerseverin

B List

TitleArtistNominated byTopic
1Forty Five Hundred TimesStatus QuoDarceysDad
2Match Box BluesAlbert King & Stevie Ray VaughnRavi Raman
3Carry On Wayward SonKansasHopelessCase
4He Ain't Heavy, He's My BrotherThe Holliesgordonimmel
5Waist Deep In the Big MuddyPete SeegerThesubhuman
6Carry OnThe Templarswyngatecarpenter
7Rise Above ThisSeetherAssameseGuy87
8RewritePaul SimonBlackCombe
9Flesh and BloodInvictus Choircriddy1979
10Rusted Guns of MilanArt BrutNoMoreMrNice
11Holy GrailHunters & Collectorsajostu
12Daddy's OldsmobileHal Ketchumthoughtballoons

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