Songs About Eternity

Jan. 19, 2022
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Writer: ajostu

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1The Yellow of the FlowersThe Rheingans SistersAlaricmc
2Organ EternalThese New Puritansmegadom
3Perpetuum MobilePenguin Cafe OrchestraTraktor Albatrost
4Never Ending HappeningBill FayUncleben
5Eternal Source of the Light DivineGeorge Frideric HandelSuzi
6ForeverlandThe Divine Comedymegadom
7Time in a BottleJim CroceMarconius7
8Everlasting EverythingWilcoswawilg
9Future ForeverBjörkGeorge Boyland
10EternityEmily Hall and Olivia Chaneyseverin
11Perpetual ChangeYesamylee

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1ForeverRoy WoodShivSidecar
2Love is Eternal Sacred LightPaul Simonmagicman
3Forever MoreMolokoswawilg
4It Never StopsHalf Japanesevanwolf2
5Sideway ShuffleLinda Lewispejepeine
6Dreams Never EndNew Ordermegadom
7Eternally EcstacyShoukichi Kina & PamplooseNicko
8Space and TimeThe Mystic RevealersGeorge Boyland
9TimelessSergio Mendes ft India ArieFred Erickson
10Everlasting LightThe Black KeysNicko
11ForeverPom Pom Squadvanwolf2
12SlyMassive Attackseverin
13Endless FestivalAnne Dudley & Jaz ColemanDaysinscotland

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Songs Featuring Mallet Instruments

Jan. 12, 2022
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Writer: Nilpferd

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Love is Like an Itching in My HeartThe SupremesAltraEgo
2Monkey ManThe Rolling Stonesamylee
3Poor Skeleton Steps OutXTCShivSidecar
4Opus PocusJaco PastoriusNicko
5Autun CarillonCults Persussion EnsembleVikingChild
6DéliBallaké SissokoSeth Miller
7Tarrilup BridgeThe TriffidsParaMhor
8MoonglowBenny Goodman Quartetmagicman
9How is the Weather in ParisAlain RomansTatankaYotanka
10Cover MeBjörkGeorge Boyland
11MoulaAnalog Players Society ft Missia Saran Dioubate & Famoro DioubateUncleben
12Six MarimbasSteve Reichmegadom

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1But, It's AlrightJ.J. JacksonAltraEgo
2Guajira En AzulCal Tjaderpejepeine
3I Write Sins, Not TragediesPanic! at the DiscoLoud Atlas
4Nothing Really EndsdEUSswawilg
5ExpressoPierre Moerlen's Gongmegadom
6AlexandriaA Hawk and a HacksawAlaricmc
7Gone Daddy GoneViolent Femmeshappyclapper
8Lady of SpainMarvin Suggs & the Muppophonesajostu
9Dog LabBenestrophesaneshane
10HungerTest Deptseverin
11Rauta/IronToni PerttulaDiscoMonster
12Martinete y TonáJosé MercéMaki

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Songs About Gratitude

Jan. 5, 2022
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Writer: Pop Off!

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Thank You for Being a FriendAndrew GoldSuzi
2Thank You for the MusicABBASuzi
3The Best Things in Life Are FreeMelbourne Ska OrchestraIsabelleForshaw
4Thank You (For Loving Me at My Worst)The WhitlamsNicko
5GratitudeHorace SilverBanazirGalbasi
6Be Thankful For What You've GotWilliam DeVaughnAltraEgo
7GratitudeEarth, Wind & Fireamylee
8Gracias a la VidaVioleta Parraswawilg
9A Better TimePeter HammillTatankaYotanka
10Thanksgiving SongMary Chapin CarpenterFred Erickson
11Gratitude and ThanksMischief BrewEnglishOutlaw
12Thank UAlanis Morissetteswawilg
13DaysKate RusbyAlaricmc
14Sunshine on LeithThe Proclaimersmegadom

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1MerciStromaeswawilg
2TakkBjörkmegadom
3I Thank YouAdevaDiscoMonster
4MamaFatoumata DiawaraNicko
5AppreciationKing Sunny AdeLoud Atlas
6ValeuTania Mariapejepeine
7Whatta ManSalt 'n' Pepa and En VogueIsabelleForshaw
8Be ThankfulNatalie ColeFred Erickson
9Thanks For Saving My LifeBilly Paulseverin
10Attics of My LifeThe Grateful DeadChris7572
11GratitudeNeil Michael HagertyUncleben
12ArigatouTitan Go KingsTarquinSpodd
13GratitudeBeastie Boyshappyclapper
14Ain't That EnoughTeenage Fanclubamylee
15All the Pretty GirlsXTCParaMhor
16Thank You My TeensYUITarquinSpodd
17Thank You for Hearing MeSinéad O'ConnorJamesowen475
18LiliesBats for Lashesajostu
19FighterChristina AguileraVikingChild
20Спасибо (Thank You)Grigory Leps ft Timor RodriguezVikingChild
21Thank YouDidoswawilg
22Love and GratitudeMarkus ReuterTatankaYotanka

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Songs About Tradition

Dec. 22, 2021
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Writer: Marco den Ouden (Marconius7)

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1TraditionTopolBanazirGalbasi
2Harvest of the MoonSteeleye SpanAlaricmc
3Old Molly MetcalfeJake ThackrayAlaricmc
4Son of My FatherGiorgio MoroderTraktor Albatrost
5Can You Give ItThe MaccabeesAlaricmc
6Sauflieder (Potpourri)Die 3 BesoffskisAlaricmc
7Hana Nu KajimayaTakashi Hirayasu and Bob BrozmanNicko
8Saint SylvestreLes Innocentsswawilg
9Medley: Tooryanse, Haturakoi, Zui Zui Zukorabashi, Kagome Kagome Akiko Shikataajostu
10Son de DifuntosLila DownsMakinavaja
11Christmas 1914Mike HardingAlaricmc
12White Wine in the SunTim MinchinNoodsy
13The Christmas SongNat King Coleajostu

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Sky BurialHen OgleddUncleben
2Nostalgia for the Annual FestivalSamingadTarquinSpodd
3Sky BurialDadawaTarquinSpodd
4Macnas ParadeThe Saw DoctorsSuzi
5Hallows EveShow of HandsSuzi
6Two FingersSea PowerDiscoMonster
7Remembrance DayB Moviemegadom
8White Wedding Pt 1Billy Idolamylee
9Something Old, Something NewThe Fantasticsseverin
10We Sing HallelujahRichard & Linda Thompsonseverin
11RiverJoni Mitchellsonofwebcore
12I Knew the Bride When She Used to Rock and RollNick LoweIsabelleForshaw
13Mari LwydCarreg LafarSuzi
14You Will BurnSteeleye SpanAlaricmc
15NorupoHeilungVikingChild
16San JacintoPeter GabrielVikingChild
17Storm ChipsWaylon Napadogantincanman
18Christmas in the TrenchesJohn McCutcheonBanazirGalbasi
19Decoration Day BluesSonny Boy Williams IINicko
20Bonfire NightChloe AdamsAlaricmc

C List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Hill ClimbThe Kickstandsmegadom
2Manha da CarnavalStan Getzswawilg
3TraditionStanley ClarkeBanazirGalbasi
4TraditionJon SimonBanazirGalbasi
5Auld Lang SyneBruce SpringsteenLoud Atlas
6The Winter SolsticeSufjan Stevensmegadom
7I'm Old-FashionedJohn Coltranemegadom
8Highland GamesAlex KhaskinAlaricmc
9CommunionSwing Out SisterFred Erickson
10Tribal DancePeter GreenFred Erickson

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Songs About North East England

Dec. 15, 2021
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Writer: alaricmc

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Fare Thee Well NorthumberlandMark KnopflerMakinavaja
2Here Comes GeordieRichard Thompsonmegadom
3A Great Northern RiverThe Unthanksseverin
4ShipbuildingElvis CostelloShoegazer
5Fisticuffs on Frederick StreetToy DollsTraktor Albatrost
6Durham TownRoger Whittakerseverin
7Til the Cows Come HomePrefab SproutToffeeBoy
8Byker HillMartin Carthy and Dave Swarbricksonofwebcore
9Breeze on the TeesPainted PlacesMakinavaja
10Grace DarlingStrawbsShivSidecar
11The Row Between the CagesBob Fox and Stu LuckleyTatankaYotanka
12Sunderland BoysLindisfarneLoud Atlas
13Girl of the North CountryAlan PriceMarconius7
14The Truck Driver and his MatePet Shop BoysVikingChild
15Ghost TownAngelic UpstartsCarpgate
16Rap Her to BankJack ElliottParaMhor
17Blue MurderTom Robinson BandAltraEgo
18Two HalvesRichard DawsonSongBarLandlord
19Back in Durham JailJez LoweSuzi
20When It All Comes TrueLanterns on the LakeTempusfugit

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Blaydon RacesOwen BranniganTarquinSpodd
2Sailing to PhiladelphiaMark KnopflerUncleben
3The Fair Flower of NorthumberlandDick Gaughantreefrogdemon
4ShipyardStingFred Erickson
5The Hartlepool PedlarThe Young'unsSuzi
6Whatever Happened to the Likely Lads?Highly Likelymegadom
7The Sandgate Dandling SongBridie Jackson and the ArbourAlison Dempster
8Stars Fell on StocktonThe Shadowsseverin
9Tar Barrel in DaleRachel Unthank and the Wintersetmegadom
10Brother BrotherKane Gangpejepeine
11Smoke of HomeMegsonMakinavaja
12When the Boat Comes InAlex Glasgowmegadom
13Alnwick and TyneBlyth PowerShivSidecar
14Lads of AlnwickKathryn TickellTempusfugit
15The Land of Three RiversVin GarbuttShivSidecar
16Crocodile ShoesJimmy NailLoud Atlas
17Cushy ButterfieldThe Mitford FamilyTarquinSpodd
18Fareweel RegalityRachel Unthank and the WintersetSuzi
19Talk to Me Dirty in GeordieJez LoweSuzi
20793 (Slaget Om Lindisfarne)EnslavedTraktor Albatrost

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Songs About Crowds

Dec. 8, 2021
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Writer: Loud Atlas

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1The Marshall PlanBlue Öyster CultUncleben
2WoodstockJoni Mitchelltreefrogdemon
3The Sound of the CrowdThe Human LeagueUncleben
4Traffic JamJames Tayloramylee
5Crowded RoomXTCNicko
6La FouleÉdith Piafswawilg
7In the CrowdThe Jammegadom
8When the Swallows Come Back to CapistranoThe Ink SpotsMarconius7
9Face in the CrowdLittle River BandFred Erickson
10Getting Mighty CrowdedBetty Everettseverin
11Guitar ManBreadAltraEgo
12Laduma!Mbongeni Ngemasonofwebcore
13Shiny Happy PeopleR.E.M.IsabelleForshaw
14! (The Song Formerly Known As)Regurgitator Nicko
15The 'In' CrowdBryan Ferryseverin

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Crowd SculptureGrateful DeadChris7572
2The Angry MobKaiser ChiefsShoegazer
3J Train Downtown: A Nest of MurderAlice Donuthappyclapper
4Green DoorThe CrampsIsabelleForshaw
5Macnas ParadeThe Saw DoctorsSuzi
6The Old CrowdLesley GoreTatankaYotanka
7(A) Face in the CrowdThe KinksFred Erickson
8The MatadorJohnny CashAlaricmc
9Them a ComeBurning SpearNicko
10Draw a CrowdBen Folds Fiveswawilg
11ParadeKimya DawsonShoegazer
12Staring at the Rude BoysThe RutsCarpgate
13Three's a CrowdMickey GilleyTatankaYotanka
14Welcome to the PartyThe Har-You Percussion GroupNicko
15The 'In' CrowdRamsey Lewis TrioBanazirGalbasi

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Songs About Nuts & Edible Seeds

Dec. 1, 2021
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Writer: TatankaYotanka

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Wha Me EatMacka BNicko
2NuttyThelonious MonkNilpferd
3My Nutmeg PhantasyMacy Gray (ft Angie Stone & Mos Def)Nicko
4It's Not Just the Size of a WalnutThe Soft BoysShivSidecar
5Pumpkin SeedsDevendra BanhartFred Erickson
6Une NoixCharles Trenetswawilg
7In the Chestnut TreeIvor Cutlerseverin
8Gather Ye AcornsMischief BrewEnglishOutlaw
9Like PopcornTrilok GurtuNicko
10Kandy KornCaptain Beefheart & his Magic Bandsonofwebcore
11Schwarzbraun ist die HaselnussHeinoTarquinSpodd
12Disco PeanutsWarmduschermegadom
13Pecan PieGolden Smoghappyclapper
14Le Temps des CacahuètesJuliette Grécoswawilg
15Picking the Benelnut (Cai Bin Lang)Zhou XuanTarquinSpodd
16El Manisero (The Peanut Vendor)Don AzpiazuNicko
17Little Nut TreeThe MelodiansUncleben
18PistachioPee Wee EllisFred Erickson
19I'm Chief Kamanawanalea (We’re The Royal Macadamia Nuts)The TurtlesTraktor Albatrost
20PeanutSonny SharrockFred Erickson

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Oats and BeansTim Hart & Maddy PriorSuzi
2Java JiveThe Ink SpotsIsabelleForshaw
3Red Beans & RiceSpearheadIsabelleForshaw
4Baked BeansMother GooseIsabelleForshaw
5Beans and CornbreadLouis JordanIsabelleForshaw
6Beans for BreakfastJohnny CashTarquinSpodd
7Goober PeasTennessee Ernie FordTarquinSpodd
8Sausage Beans and ChipsChaotic DiscordCarpgate
9My Baked BeanSplodgeCarpgate
10Green BeansThe Lovely Eggsmegadom
11Ghafoor's BusThe Young 'UnsSuzi

C List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1I've Got a Lovely Bunch of CoconutsBilly Cotton and his BandIsabelleForshaw
2Coconut SkinsDamien Riceswawilg
3Poppa JoeThe SweetAlaricmc
4Coconut TelegraphJimmy BuffettFred Erickson
5Sitting in the Palm TreeAbbaajostu
6Don't Take My CoconutsKid Creoleswawilg
7Coconut JamTony Allen & Hugh Masekelamegadom
8Coconut CreamThe Tragically HipFred Erickson
9CoconutTy Segallvanwolf2
10CoconutManu DibangoFred Erickson
11Coconut OilAugustus Pablomegadom
12Milk From the CoconutJohnny GentleTarquinSpodd
13Coconut WomanLaurel AitkenNicko

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Songs About Tomorrow

Nov. 25, 2021
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Writer: Nicko

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Three Imaginary BoysThe Curehappyclapper
2Tomorrow is a Long Ways AwayThe ByrdsMussoliniHeadkick
3Tomorrow is a Long TimeBob Dylansonofwebcore
45:55Charlotte Gainsbourghappyclapper
5Tomorrow is My TurnRhiannon GiddensAlaricmc
6Tomorrow Your SorrowHendrickson Road HouseDiscoMonster
7We'll Sweep the Ashes in the MorningGram Parsons & Emmylou HarrisSuzi
8Lonesome LoveMitskiTarquinSpodd
9TomorrowSouthwest F.O.B.Fred Erickson
10I'll Follow the SunThe Beatlesamylee
11New World in the MorningRoger Whittakerswawilg
12TomorrowDurutti ColumnUncleben
13When Tomorrow HitsSpacemen 3MussoliniHeadkick
14Welcome TomorrowLove and RocketsVikingChild
15All Our TomorrowsTrembling Blue Starsvanwolf2
16Tomorrow's People - The Children of TodayMcDonald & GilesShivSidecar
17Troops of TomorrowThe VibratorsCarpgate
18Yesterday TomorrowsTindersticksShoegazer
19Today is Just Tomorrow's YesterdayThe WordDShivSidecar
20Now is TomorrowDefinition of SoundIsabelleForshaw
21I'm Com'un Home in the Morn'unLou PrideDiscoMonster
22Glasgow JubileeBill Wells & Aidan Moffathappyclapper
23Tomorrow's DreamAl GreenUncleben
24MañanaRadio TarifaMakinavaja
25DouniaRokia TraoréNilpferd
26TomorrowWilliam OnyeaborFred Erickson
27We May Be Dead by TomorrowSokoJamesowen475
28Gondola No UtaTakashi ShimuraBanazirGalbasi

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Boastful Songs

Nov. 17, 2021
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Writer: ShivSidecar

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Sixty Minute ManBilly Ward & his DominoesUncleben
2A Man and a HalfWilson PickettIsabelleForshaw
3The BossJames BrownSteve
4Mr. CoolRasputin's StashDiscoMonster
5Step OffGrandmaster Melle Mel & the Furious FiveUncleben
6Go On GirlRoxanne ShantéMussoliniHeadkick
7Life's Been GoodJoe WalshParaMhor
8Heard About Your BandBrakesvanwolf2
9The GreatestCat PowerParaMhor
10I Can't Get Next to YouThe TemptationsNicko
11I Can't Get Next to YouThee More ShallowsShoegazer
12SupermanR.E.M.MussoliniHeadkick
13AishaDeath in VegasMussoliniHeadkick

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1I'm a Wonderful Thing, BabyKid Creole & the CoconutsLoud Atlas
2Strictly BusinessEPMDUncleben
3Know HowYoung MCNilpferd
4I'm Five Years Ahead of My TimeThe Third BardoParaMhor
5We Took All the AcidThe WarlocksMussoliniHeadkick
6Princess of the UniverseUtopiaFred Erickson
7Estrogen BombCandye KanePop Off!
8You Love UsManic Street Preachersseverin
9I Am GodVirgin Prunesamylee
10Going Out WestTom WaitsTraktor Albatrost
11Bad ManJuicy BananasUncleben
12Without MeEminemamylee
13HandsomeChance the Rapper ft Megan Thee Stallionajostu
14Easy Breezychelmicoajostu
15MunchausenNo Bravanwolf2

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Songs About Elephants

Nov. 10, 2021
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Writer: Stephen Males (severin)

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Dat DereOscar Brown Jr.Nicko
2L'éléphantTom Tom ClubUncleben
3ElephantLalehDiscoMonster
4ElephantsBurning SpearMakinavaja
5ElephantJune TaborAlaricmc
6Elephant WalkArt Blakeypejepeine
7Elephant on My TambourineNorth Atlantic Invasion ForceTarquinSpodd
8JumboOsibisaTatankaYotanka
9ElephantTame Impalaamylee
10ElephantA Camphappyclapper
11MammothFungasTraktor Albatrost
12Syracuse the ElephantStackridgeShivSidecar
13Nellie the ElephantMandy MillerLoud Atlas
14Black ElephantChakra BleuFred Erickson

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Effervescing ElephantSyd BarrettMussoliniHeadkick
2Baby Elephant WalkHenry ManciniSweetHomeAlabama
3Nellie the ElephantToy Dollsvastariner
4Pink ElephantLenaFred Erickson
5Seven Scenes from the Painting "Exhuming the First American Mastodon"CW Peale, John Greaves, Peter Blegvad & Lisa HermanTatankaYotanka
6GanapatiTrilok Gurtu & the GlimpseNicko
7Elephants and FlowersPrincePop Off!
8Jumbo the ElephantLeon RosselsonFlintlock
9Ganesha Pancharatnam StotramMS SubbulakshmiNicko
10Elephant TalkKing CrimsonBanazirGalbasi
11The Blind Men and the ElephantNatalie MerchantMakinavaja
12Lounge GaneshaNilesh Moharir, Mangesh Borgaonkar, & Spruha JoshiBanazirGalbasi
13ElephantVidulgi OoyoO (Pigeon Milk)TarquinSpodd
14ElephantsThem Crooked Vulturesajostu

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