Songs About Kings

June 21, 2018
Blog
Column
Writer: Chaz Cozens (HopelessCase)
At: The Guardian

A List

NumberTitleArtistRecommended By
1Requiem for the Static KingA Winged Victory for the SullenShoegazer
2King of RomeThe UnthanksSnoopDogStevens
3Love, Love AloneHarry BelafonteIsabelleForshaw
4Over the Hills and Far AwayJohn TamsAddicks123
5King HenrySteeleye SpanNaguchi
6King and LionheartOf Monsters and MenDarceysDad
7In the Hall of the Mountain KingEdvard GriegLondon 2471
8Oh Better Far to Live and DieGilbert and Sullivanmisterbadexample
9From Galway to GracelandRichard ThompsonTheBeast
10My God, My KingPapa Leviseverin
11King of EverythingBoy GeorgeBoreworm
12King of the RoadThe ProclaimersGreatGrendel
13King of MexicoBap KennedyDarceysDad
14LavenderMarillionbllckchps
15A Farewell to KingsRushphilipphilip99

B List

NumberTitleArtistRecommended By
1Hail to the KingAvenged SevenfoldAFictionHabit
2A Tribute to a KingWilliam Bellsonofwebcore
3Crawling King SnakeThe DoorsSeaSal
4Father, Ruler, King, ComputerEchobelly658spark
5King of Wishful ThinkingGo Westnigeljones
6Kings of SpeedHawkwindThesubhuman
7Kings and Queens of the UndergroundBilly Idoldave56
8Alexander the GreatIron MaidenLyntonCrosby
9King of GuitarBB Kingattwilightlarks
10Love is AllKungenvastariner
11His Majesty King RaamLemon JellyDarceysDad
12King's CallPhil Lynott with Mark Knopflerphilipphilip99
13I Wanna Be Like YouLouis PrimaRavi Raman
14A Hard Day's NightPeter Sellars (as Richard III)StevenFlanagan
15He Was the KingNeil YoungLyntonCrosby

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Songs About the Commonwealth

Jan. 4, 2018
Blog
Column
Writer: Chaz Cozens (HopelessCase)
At: The Guardian

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Royal TourRoaring LionBeltwayBandit
2Hit Me With Your Rhythm StickIan Dury & the BlockheadsFatherChewyLouie
3I've Been EverywhereGeoff Mackmikedow
4I've Been EverywhereRavij Rajarambllckchps
5Gambia-ZambiaSuper EaglesLyntonCrosby
6ZambeziThe PiranhasMussoliniheadkick
7Ghana Guinea MaliE.T. MensahGreatGrendel
8MozambiqueTrafficWordChazer
9Des Mera RangrezIndian OceanRavi Raman
10Van Diemen's LandSteeleye Spangrisgris
11He's on the BeachKirsty MacCollSnoopDogStevens
12Isa LeiThe SeekersNaguchi
13Far Far AwaySlademisterbadexample
14Hurricane RoomThe BlessingDarceysDad
15Dreadlock Holiday10CCsuzi
16God Save the QueenQueenajostu

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1We'll Rant and We'll Roar (like true Newfoundlanders)Great Big Seaphilipphilip99
2Up in CanadaThe Sheepdogsmisterbadexample
3Orinoco FlowEnyaBlackCombe
4Funky NassauThe Beginning of the Endgordonimmel
5BarbadosTypically Tropicalmutty meme
6AustraliaThe KinksBeltwayBandit
7Sir Garfield SobersThe Mighty SparrowBeltwayBandit
8Qu'appelle Valley SaskatchewanBuffy Sainte-MarieGreatGrendel
9South AustraliaThe Poguesbllckchps
10CanadaLowhappyclapper
11The Log Drivers' WaltzKate and Anna McGarriglealbertasaurus
12She's Called Nova ScotiaRita McNeilNaguchi
13Hunting Togers Out in IndiaBonzo Dog Doo-Dah Bandbillyin
14Red River ValleyStevie Nicks & Chris Isaakmoggscreek
15CaledoniaDougie McLeanGoldie Dee

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Songs About Old and New

Jan. 4, 2018
Blog
Column
Writer: Chaz Cozens (HopelessCase)
At: The Guardian

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1YesterdayThe Beatlesflorian7
2ShiroyamaSabatonLondon2471
3New ShoesPaolo NutiniLyntonCrosby
4End Over EndFoo FighterszTom
5A New Day YesterdayJethro TullRavi Raman
6Another Brand New YearBottle RocketsDavid Kelly
7The KingSteeleye Spansuzi
8Let's Start the New Year RightBing CrosbyMoustacheGroupie
9Video Killed the Radio StarThe BugglesSpotTheWhopper
10New Kid in TownThe EaglesIsabelleForshaw

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Wind of ChangeThe Scorpionsbllckchps
2Solsbury HillPeter GabrielIsabelleForshaw
3Bastille DayRushphilipphilip99
4The Times They Are A-Changin'Bob Dylanbllckchps
5This World OverXTCStevenFlanagan
6Learning to LiveBeth HartGreatGrendel
7Roll Over BeethovenChuck BerryStevenFlanagan
8Black Eyes, Blue TearsShania TwainFatherChewyLouie
9Mama;s Got a GirlfriendBen HarperRavi Raman
10On the Turning AwayPink Floydbllckchps

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Songs About Fortune Tellers

Nov. 23, 2017
Blog
Column
Writer: Chaz Cozens (HopelessCase)
At: The Guardian

A List

 ArtistNominated byTopic
1PredictionsSuzanne VegaAlastairG
2Sacerdotes de AmónIcebergMakinavaja
3Mrs. RitaGin Blossomsphilipphilip99
4Roses BlueJoni Mitchell658spark
5En Vain Pour Eviter from CarmenGeorges BizetMaggie B
6Devil WomanCliff RichardSweetHomeAlabama
7Tarot WomanRainbowbllckchps
8Lighthouse KeeperCross Canadian RagweedRavi Raman
9Crystal BallEmil & FriendsRavi Raman
10Beware of the Beautiful StrangerPete AtkinMickJH
11Locked Within the Crystal BallBlackmore's Nightphilipphilip99
12Fortune TellerRobert Plant & Alison Krausssuzi

B List

 ArtistNominated byTopic
1Your HoroscopeIan DuryLyntonCrosby
2Middle Class HeroesThe Divine Comedyminusfifteen
3Bola de CristalLos Fresones RebeldesMakinavaja
4Hoochie Coochie ManMuddy Watersgordonimmel
5Fortune Tellin' ChickenShadowy Men on a Shadowy PlanetThesubhuman
6Fortune TellerSugarhappyclapper
7The Great Silkie of Sule SkerrySteeleye Spansuzi
8Fairground AttractionFairground AttractionNoodsy
9MagpieThe Unthanksphilipphilip99
10Cross My PalmAkina NakamoriLyntonCrosby

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Songs Featuring Echoes

Oct. 12, 2017
Blog
Column
Writer: Chaz Cozens (HopelessCase)
At: The Guardian

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Mud and DarkCocteau TwinsStevenFlanagan
2Echo & NarcissusDaniel Land & the Modern Paintersnosuchzone
3Public EyesGregory Isaacssonofwebcore
4Hold On, Hold OnNeko CaseStevenFlanagan
5One Step BeyondMadnessLuDux22
6Brighton RockQueen misterbadexample
7Everybody's Talkin' Harry Nilssonmikedow
8Soldier of FortuneDeep PurpleLondon2471/gordonimmel
9The Sound of SilenceSimon & GarfunkelLyntonCrosby
10Echo Mocks the CorncrakeSongs of SeparationLyntonCrosby
11We Three (My Echo, My Shadow and Me)The Ink SpotsStevenFlanagan
12Little Sir EchoBonzo Dog Doo-Dah Bandsuzi
13Test for EchoRushphilipphilip99
14EchoTom Petty & the HeartbreakersStevenFlanagan
15EchoesPink Floydattwilightlarks

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Turn to StoneElectric Light OrchestraLyntonCrosby
2Now I'm HereQueenmisterbadexample
3Sister Rosetta Goes Before UsRobert Plant and Alison KraussStevenFlanagan
4EchoCrazy Pphilipphilip99
5Watching the DetectivesElvis Costello & the Attractionssonofwebcore
6LibertangoSharron Shannon with Kirsty MacCollStevenFlanagan
7Universal UnfoldingOversoul ft Gramma FunkLuDux22
8A New EnglandBilly BraggJoshuo
9CarmelitaWarren Zevonmisterbadexmple
10Tobacco RoadEdgar Winter's White Trashmikedow
11Voices (On the Air)Siouxsie and the Bansheesseverin
12I'm WishingEric Morcambe & Ernie WiseDaddyPig
13I'm Not in Love10CCgrantwyness
14EchoJoe SatrianiRavi Raman
15Strange Kind of WomanDeep Purplemisterbadexample

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