Songs by Buskers

Oct. 6, 2021
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Writer: pejepeine

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 TitleArtistNominated by
1Wish You Were HereAryeh & Gil GatLeaveitallbehind
2JJWindslideSuzi
3Je VeuxZazMakinavaja
4Nella FantasiaUnidentified Cellist & Singerseverin
5Unknown TuneGuitar Wifie of AberdeenVikingChild
6We Are FamilyNile Rodgershappyclapper
7Fun on the StreetFanfare Ciocărlia & Gogol BordelloNilpferd
8Caja de ManzanasAtaca PacaMakinavaja
9Tribal Music with Pipes and DrumsClanadoniaVikingChild
10Una Mattina & For the Love of a PrincessGerard Pla Daro & Nassim Zaouchebarbryn
11Unknown SongTommy and Maryseverin
12ElectricityThe Probessonofwebcore
13Beatbox & Electric FluteLamba PommeBanazirGalbasi
14Can I Keep YouPhillip RoebuckShoegazer
15Kora TuneAmadou DiagneTatankaYotanka
16News from VeronaPortico QuartetNilpferd
17RejMeuteNicko
18Canal Music in Venice 1981Gilbert Artman & Urban SaxTatankaYotanka

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Songs About Nothing

Sept. 29, 2021
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Writer: ParaMhor

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 TitleArtistNominated by
1There's a Lull in My LifeElla FitzgeraldNilpferd
2Je Ne Regrette RienÉdith Piafswawilg
3Nothing but a HeartacheThe FlirtationsPop Off!
4All or NothingSmall Facesswawilg
5Buy Nothing DayThe Go! Teamvastariner
6My ZeroEzra FurmanShoegazer
7Nothin'Townes Van ZandtNicko
8For No OneThe Beatlesamylee
9Harold and JoeThe Curehappyclapper
10Oh! Sweet Nuthin'The Velvet Undergroundseverin
11VoidLil Nas Xajostu
12Nothing Compares 2 USinead O'ConnorUncleben
13I Need YouNick Cave & the Bad SeedsMussoliniHeadkick

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 TitleArtistNominated by
1NothingJohn Cooper ClarkeIsabelleForshaw
2Nothin'The Ugly DucklingsMarconius7
3Nothing to DoJoysideTarquinSpodd
4Nothing and NowhereThe FitsCarpgate
5Here We Are NowhereStiff Little FingersMakinavaja
6Sêmassa (Zéro+Zéro)Orchestre T.P. Poly-Rythmo de CotonouNicko
7Nothin' Iz NewHirth MartinezFred Erickson
8She iI Beyond Good and EvilThe Pop Groupmagicman
9All for NothingEbony Alleyneseverin
10Yr Body Is NothingBoy Harshervanwolf2
11Time of NoughtPiers FacciniAlaricmc
12No Words, No ThoughtsSwansVikingchild
13The Emptiness of NothingnessAmorphous AndrogynousBanazirGalbasi

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Songs About Rainbows & Northern Lights

Sept. 8, 2021
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Writer: Hoshino Sakura

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 TitleArtistNominated by
1Northern LightsDeath Cab for CutieOlive Butler
2Solar WindsNick NicelyTatankaYotanka
3Sateenkaarilaulu (Rainbow Song)Yona & Orkesteri Liikkuvat PilvetDiscoMonster
4Djarimirri (Child of the Rainbow)Gurrumul Yunupinguajostu
5Rainbow SerenadeAli Akbar Khan, John Handy & Dr. L. SubramaniamFred Erickson
6Make Me RainbowsChet BakerNicko
7Nijinoshippo (Trace of a Rainbow)Contrary ParadeTarquinSpodd
8Rainbow Round My ShoulderLeon BibbSuzi
9I'm Always Chasing RainbowsHarry Nilssonmagicman
10Somewhere Over the RainbowIsrael Kamakawiwo'oleMarconius7

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 TitleArtistNominated by
1Will O' the WispMiles Davissonofwebcore
2Ion StormBlack Uhurusonofwebcore
3NijiSugata Masakiajostu
4Rainbow of Tears (Namida no Niji)Goose Houseajostu
5Farewell ReelPatti Smithseverin
6Look to the RainbowAstrud GilbertoOliveButler
7Northern LightsSoft CellVikingchild
8Bold as LoveThe Jimi Hendrix ExperienceNicko
9Rainbeau MeltAndy PartridgeShivSidecar
10Brocken SpectreTipperSuzi

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Songs About Refreshment and Cooling Down

July 28, 2021
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Writer: Hoshino Sakura

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 TitleArtistNominated by
1Shoot the PumpJ. Walter Negro & the Loose Jointzpejepeine
2Even When the Water's Cold!!!Shoegazer
3La Danse de la LimonadeGarolouMarconius7
4Wish It Would RainWreckless Erictincanman
5Cool Me DownKieran Kanesonofwebcore
6Summer BreezeThe Main IngredientNicko
7Breezin' Gabor SzaboFred Erickson
8Beechwood ParkThe ZombiesTatankaYotanka
9Cool Cool WaterThe Beach BoysTarquinSpodd
10Summer Babe (Winter Version)Pavementamylee
11Muzzle of BeesWilcoParaMhor
12Grey and GreenCheryl WheelerFred Erickson

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 TitleArtistNominated by
1A Chocolate Sundae on a Saturday NightDoris DayOliveButler
2Closing TimeLeonard CohenAlaricmc
3OasisPeter HammillTatankaYotanka
4Slip Into Something More ComfortableKinobeLoud Atlas
5PoolsideTricotmegadom
6Ice Cream Heaven ForeverTommy heavenly6TarquinSpodd
7Ice Cream Cookie SandwichesShonen KnifeTarquinSpodd
8Bo Jo Cie KochomDe PressTraktor Albatrost
9Ice CubeJohnny WinterBanazirGalbasi
10Milkshake MademoiselleJerry Lee LewisShivSidecar
11Hay WrapThe Saw DoctorsSuzi
12The Southerly BusterChristine Wheeler & FriendsNicko

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Songs Offering Advice

May 12, 2021
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Writer: Uncleben

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 TitleArtistNominated by
1PopularNada Surfamylee
2Don't Leave Your Records in the SunJohn Hartforddeanofromoz
3Button Up Your OvercoatRuth Ettingseverin
4Gurdjieff's DaughterLaura MarlingNoodsy
5Don't Fuck Around with LoveThe BlendersTarquinSpodd
6BiscuitsKacey MusgravesIsabelleForshaw
7ZagueiroJorge Benpejepeine
8Resolution RoadKarine PolwartSuzi
9Walk on the Right SideFemi KutiNilpferd
10DeteriorataNational LampoonSweetHomeAlabama
11Hold Your OwnKate Tempesttincanman
12Throw It AwayAbbey LincolnSeth Miller
13Pa Koute KonsèyHaitiandoNicko

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 TitleArtistNominated by
1Don't Play with GunsThe Black AngelsShoegazer
2Keep Your Lamps Trimmed and BurningHot Tunamegadom
3Think About the ChildrenFannyFred Erickson
4Diamond in Your MindSolomon BurkeJamesowen475
5We Baba OmncaneBusi Mhlongosonofwebcore
6Sleep on the Left SideCornershophappyclapper
7Cast Your Fate to the WindVince Guaraldi TrioBanazirGalbasi
8You Should Always Keep in Touch with Your FriendsThe Wedding PresentMussoliniHeadkick
9Don't Take Everybody to Be Your FriendSister Rosetta Tharpemagicman
10Walk Like a ManThe Four Seasonsphilipphilip99
11Go Out and Get SomeMillie JacksonTatankaYotanka
12Do Anything You Wanna DoEddie and the Hot RodsEnglishOutlaw
13Look Before You PooKiri and Louajostu

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 TitleArtistNominated by
1Mercy, Mercy, MercyThe Cannonball Adderley QuintetNilpferd
2Get HappyArt TatumNilpferd
3Walk, Don't RunThe Venturesseverin
4Why Your Feet HurtRebirth Brass BandSeth Miller
5Follow Your HeartJohn McLaughlinBanazirGalbasi
6Better Git It in Your SoulCharles MingusNilpferd

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Songs by Underrated Artists

April 28, 2021
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Writer: Nilpferd

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 TitleArtistNominated by
1Sweeping the NationSpearmintmegadom
2AztecPeggy Jones (released as Bo Diddley)Pop Off!
3Piece of My HeartBettye LaVetteSeth Miller
4We're All in This TogetherGabby Young and Other Animalsseverin
5FugCymandepejepeine
6Life SupportHomeboy SandmanDiscoMonster
7I WorryScottysonofwebcore
8UnwindUK DecayCarpgate
9Hedi's HeadKleenexUncleben
10Bout des DoigtsThe Brian Jonestown Massacreamylee
11A (Live at Clouds Hill)NisennenmondaiTraktor Albatrost
12It's Not the Worst (Lali Puna Remix)Two Lone SwordsmenMussoliniHeadkick

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 TitleArtistNominated by
1Suicide a Go-GoBig in JapanTarquinSpodd
2I Want to be an OrdinaryThe OrdinarysOliveButler
3RobberThe Weather Stationtincanman
4Explain ItWendy WaldmanFred Erickson
55Leslie Winerbarbryn
6Sharp TongueThe PassageParaMhor
7Art GhettoFolk Devilsvanwolf2
8ManchasmFuture of the Lefthappyclapper
9The Other Side of MidnightYargophilipphilip99
10Mali-MississippiNico Wayne ToussaintMakinavaja
11Hard BastardsRoots ManuvaShoegazer
12Death and MaidenThe VerlainesNicko

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Songs About Wells

Apr. 14, 2021
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Writer: George Boyland (sonofwebcore)

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 TitleArtistNominated by
1Hidden WellAcoustic GuitarsBanazirGalbasi
2Dry Well BluesCharley Pattonmagicman
3Wishing WellFreephilipphilip99
4Ain't Goin' Down to the Well No MoreLead Bellyswawilg
5Down to the WellPixiesUncleben
6Let the Water DryKen BootheNicko
7Only So Much Oil in the GroundTower of Poweramylee
8The Friar in the WellMartin Carthytreefrogdemon
9The WellRichie HavensBanazirGalbasi
10Poison in the Well10,000 ManiacsTarquinSpodd
11Feel the SpiritThe Wailing SoulsAltraEgo
12Deeper WellEmmylou HarrisSuzi
13Song from the Bottom of a WellKevin AyersUncleben

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 TitleArtistNominated by
1Jesus Met the Woman at the WellMahalia JacksonUncleben
2Never Miss the WaterChaka Khan ft Meshell NdegeocelloOliveButler
3Till Your Well Runs DryPeter Toshphilipphilip99
4The WellThe Bandseverin
5Wishing WellAnne Briggstreefrogdemon
6Defending Ancient SpringsJackie LevenTatankaYotanka
7Greatest Story Ever ToldGrateful DeadChris7572
8Greatest FriendThe Incredible String BandFred Erickson
9How Deep Is the WellPercy MayfieldNicko
10Silent SpringPrimal ScreamMussoliniHeadkick
11The Littlest RebelThe FallUncleben
12The Cholera WellThe LevellersShivSidecar
13Weeping in the Promised LandJohn FogertyShivSidecar

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Songs About Zombies and the Undead

Feb. 24, 2021
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Writer: Marco den Ouden (Marconius7)

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 TitleArtistNominated by
1Zombie ChristmasEmmy the Great & Tim Wheelerhappyclapper
2Zombie DelightBuck 65Shoegazer
3Zombie PropheciesThe TaikonautsPop Off!
4Zombie JamboreeHarry BelafonteOliveButler
5El Muerto VivoPeret with Marinapejepeine
6Vienen los ZombiesMister Chivopejepeine
7Living Dead Diner GirlsTommy heavenly6TarquinSpodd
8Phantom 309Red SovineTraktor Albatrost
9The Turning of Our BonesArab Strapmegadom
10Moon Over Bourbon StreetStingphilipphilip99
11ZombieThe Cranberriestreefrogdemon
12Zombie ApocalypseKing MasNicko
13Walk with the ZombieGraham Wood Drout's Iko-IkoDarceysDad

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 TitleArtistNominated by
1Anthem (Living Dead) Black UhuruTatankaYotanka
2Joan CrawfordBlue Öyster CultTraktor Albatrost
3Zombie ZooTom Pettytreefrogdemon
4Black ZombieNasmagicman
5ZombieElectric MamaTarquinSpodd
6My Wife and My Dead WifeRobyn Hitchcockmegadom
7Legend of Sleepy HollowThe MonotonesTarquinSpodd
8I Could Always Eat Your BrainsHarley PoeEnglishOutlaw
9Elvis Is DeadLiving ColourSweetHomeAlabama
10Living Dead GirlRob ZombieSweetHomeAlabama
11CamouflageStan RidgwayTraktor Albatrost
12Cold Blows the WindBellowheadSuzi
13Zombie RumbleLeroi BrothersBanazirGalbasi
14ZombieBad WolvesBanazirGalbasi
15Infidel ZombieThe DickiesCarpgate
16Mi Novio Es un ZombieAlaska y DinaramaPop Off!
17Dracula's Tango (Sucker for Your Blood)Toto CoeloPop Off!
18All You ZombiesThe HootersPop Off!
19Cheer Up LondonSlavesShoegazer
20Do the ZombieMr. Baseman & the SymbolsPop Off!
21Zombie for Your LoveKim Lenz & the JaguarsPop Off!
22Plague of ZombiesScientistUncleben
23Cool ZombieAdam AntIsabelleForshaw
24Are We Not Men?Paul RolandShivSidecar
25FacesJackie Leven ft David ThomasTatankaYotanka
26Vampire BluesBlack UhuruDiscoMonster
27Dead Mum WalkingBigottUncleben
28VampirePeter ToshNicko
29Grave Situation Part 1The Burning Hellmegadom
30Zombie ProstituteVoltaireSongBarLandlord

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 TitleArtistNominated by
1Zombi: Theme from Dawn of the DeadGoblinmegadom
2East HastingsGod Speed! You Black Emperormegadom
3Sweet Zombie KillerM. ZiPop Off!
4ZombieXavier CugatPop Off!
5John Dalton StreetGiuliano Sorginipejepeine
6White Walkers ThemeCzech Film OrchestraSongBarLandlord

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Songs Quietly Performed

May 6, 2020
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Column
Writer: Paul Hayes (DiscoMonster)

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 TitleArtistNominated by
1Sweet HarmonyThe Belovedvastariner
2A Canterbury TaleDreadzoneShivSidecar
3It's a Fine DayJanephilipphilip99
4Les Bras de MerCatrin Finch & Seckou KeitaSuzi
5In Paradisum (from Requiem in D minor)Gabriel Fauréattwilightlarks
6SilenceCharlie Haden with Chet Bakerflorian7
7Angel DustDJ CamNilpferd
8Melancholia IIWilliam BasinskiShoegazer
9Drunken GalleonWallsMussoliniHeadkick
10Koke'eDennis KamakahiTarquinSpodd
11Into DustMazzy Staramylee
12When Breathing StartsUlrich Drechsler Quartet with Tord GustavsenNicko
13John's Theme (Love Scene)Pino Donaggiountergunther
14Love ItselfLeonard CohenSuzi
15CradleAdrianne LenkerSeth Miller
16CellophaneFKA twigsbarbryn
17The LullCat's Eyesuntergunther
18NyalimagoteeS.E. RogieMogdog
19AmbreNils Frahmamylee
20SaturdaySparklehorsehappyclapper
21ParallelogramsLinda PerhacsShivSidecar
22Love to ShareCarlton and the Shoesmagicman
23The 59th Street Bridge Song (Feelin' Groovy)Simon & GarfunkelAltraEgo
24Simply BeautifulAl Greenuntergunther

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Songs from Supergroup Albums

Nov 27, 2019
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Writer: Nilpferd

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 TitleArtistNominated by
1Handle with CareTraveling Wilburystreefrogdemon
2De Camino a la VeredaBuena Vista Social Clubswawilg
3O.F.N.I. (Objeto Flamenco No Identificado)UHF (Ultra High Flamenco)Makinavaja
4HighwomenThe Highwomentincanman
5Amazones PowerLes Amazones d'AfriqueUncleben
6Kala DjulaAli Farka Touré & Toumani DiabatéTempusfugit
7StopKooper-Bloomfield Super Session9hairs9knots
8Wondrous PlaceThe Last Shadow PuppetsParaMhor
9Get the MessageElectronicbarbryn
10Don't Mess with My ManLucy PearlPop Off!
11In the Name of the FatherBlack GrapeMussoliniHeadkick
12CochiseAudioslaveLeaveitallbehind

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Viva TiradoFania All Starspejepeine
2Cissy StrutFree CreekTatankaYotanka
3Batman and Robin Over the RoofsThe Sensational Guitars of Dan and DaleTraktor Albatrost
4Let's Make ItJohn Lee Hooker & Canned HeatIsabelleForshaw
5America's Most BluntedMadvillainUncleben
6SafariThe BreedersSkydog7
7Raise (63 Steps to Heaven)Bocca JuniorsShoegazer
8Dub PartyMad Professor & Lee Perrymagicman
9SuperthrusterSly and Robbie + Howie Bajostu
10HerculeanThe Good, the Bad & the QueenMussoliniHeadkick
11Cosmic StrutMahavishnu OrchestraRavi Raman
12Mob JobOrnette Coleman, Pat Metheny & Charlie HadenAbahachi

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