Songs About Hitchhiking

July 3, 2019
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Column
Writer: Leaveitallbehind

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Every Day is a Winding RoadSheryl Crowswawilg
22-4-6-8 MotorwayTom Robinson BandParaMhor
3Highway BluesSavoy BrownRavi Raman
4Hitch a RideBostonRavi Raman
5Hitchin' a RideVanity Farephilipphilip99
6Hitch Hikin'Bruce SpringsteenSeth Miller
7Thumb a RideEarl Wright & his OrchestraBeltway Bandit
8When the Sun Goes Down TomorrowDolly Partonphilipphilip99
9The RideDavid Allan CoeSweetHomeAlabama
10West Texas HighwayLyle LovettBanzirBalgasi
11Modern Day Bonnie and ClydeTravis Tritttincanman
12Contributory NegligenceAttila the StockbrokerCarpgate

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 TitleArtistNominated by
1AmericaSimon & GarfunkelSeth Miller
2HitchhikerPearl JamBanazirGalbasi
3Rockaway BeachRamonesNicko
4Broke Down on the BrazosGov't Mule9hairs9knots
5Black Throated WindThe Grateful DeadChris7572
6Burma ShaveTom WaitsSeth MIller
7Icky ThumpThe White StripesIsabelleForshaw
8White ValiantThe Mutton BirdsNilpferd
95:01 AM (The Pros and Cons of Hitch Hiking)Roger Watersphilipphilip99
10Up Around the BendCreedence Clearwater RevivalIsabelleForshaw
11I'll Catch a RideRed City Radionosuchzone
12All I Wanna Do is Make Love to YouHeartSweetHomeAlabama
13Hitchhiking WomanBlack AceNicko

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Songs About Lost and Found

June 26, 2019
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Column
Writer: Andrew Morrissey (Makinavaja)
At: The Guardian

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 TitleArtistNominated by
1Georgia LeeTom Waitssonofwebcore
2WalletRegina Spektorajostu
3Prodigal SonSteel Pulseseverin
4St. JulianJulian Copephilipphilip99
5I'm Looking for Someone to Find MeRichard Hawleyswawilg
6Paradis PerduChristine and the Queensmagicman
7Amour PerduPepé Kallé and Nybomamagicman
8Can't Find My MindThe CrampsIsabelleForshaw
9To Lose My LifeWhite LiesLeaveitallbehind
10I Lost You, But I Found Country MusicBallboyShoegazer

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 TitleArtistNominated by
1Sieve-Fisted FindFugazihappyclapper
2Looking My LoveBarrington Levypejepeine
3Glastonbury SongThe WaterboysNoodsy
4My Dog Was Lost But Now He's FoundThe Fiery Furnaceshappyclapper
5Lost a Good GirlJohn Lee HookerSuzi
6Lost Art of MurderBabyshamblesOliveButler
7Lost Summer LoveLorraine Silverattwilightlarks
8Mali SajioKetama, Toumani Diabate, José SotoNicko
9Keep LookingSadenosuchzone
10All Around the WorldLisa Stanfield9hairsoknots

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Songs About Compromise

June 19, 2019
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Column
Writer: Stephen Males (severin)

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Unison Björksonofwebcore
2You Might SayBugge Wesseltoft (ft. Sidel Endresen)nosuchzone
3The PretenderJackson Brownetreefrogdemon
4People in the MiddleMichael Franti & SpearheadIsabelleForshaw
5CoyoteJoni MitchellRavi Raman
6Life's a Game of Give and TakeMarvin Gayeswawilg
7Halfway Up, Halfway DownDennis BrownNicko
8PyaasiSwarathma (ft. Shubha Mudgal)Ravi Raman
9Don't Wanna FightAlabama ShakesSeth Miller
10Ninety-Nine and a Half Won't DoCreedence Clearwater RevivalAltraEgo
11Baby Can I Hold You Tonight?Tracy ChapmanSuzi
12We Can Work It OutThe BeatlesSuzi

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 TitleArtistNominated by
1Meet Me HalfwayLillie Bryant9hairs9knots
2Give and TakeThe Pioneersattwilightlarks
3Ninety-Nine and a Half Won't DoWilson PickettNicko
4Pony in the StableRichard ThompsonNicko
5He Did Me Wrong, But He Did Me RightHodges, James and SmithNicko
6Me Quedo ContigoRosaliapejepeine
7Pickin' SidesUnited BottlesEnglishOutlaw
8Love the One You're WithThe Isley BrothersTarquinSpodd
9Say You'll Be ThereBen L'Oncle Soulajostu
10Middle of the RoadPretendersswawilg
11It's All Right With MeFrank SinatraSuzi
12No Dark ThingsEcho and the BunnymenDiscoMonster

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Songs About Spiders

June 12, 2019
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Column
Writer: Chris (swawilg)

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1The Redback on the Toilet SeatSlim Newtonajostu
2The SpiderFlanders and SwannBanazirGalbasi
3Boris the SpiderThe WhoRavi Raman
4Spiders in the Dressing RoomToy DollsCarpgate
5The Buggy Woogie WoogieCaptain Beefheartsonofwebcore
6Black Widow SpiderDr. JohnRavi Raman
7Spider The Handsome Familytincanman
8Who Killed 'er (Who KIlled the Black Widder)Hoagy CarmichaelNicko
9Spider SpiderTidal WaveShivSidecar
10TarantaLudovico EinaudiAltraEgo
11Spiders (Kidsmoke)WilcoParaMhor
12Have One on MeJoanna NewsomParaMhor

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 TitleArtistNominated by
1England Made Me Do ItBlack Box Recorderhappyclapper
2Everyone Has Had More Sex Than MeTISMvastariner
3SpiderHerbie HancockIsabelleForshaw
4Spider in My RoomBarenaked Ladiesphilipphilip99
5Spider's Nest BluesMemphis Jug BandTarquinSpodd
6TarantulaJean Luc PontyBanazirGalbasi
7Spider in My WebTen Years AfterNicko
8Black Widow BluesBuckshot LefonqueNilpferd
9The Spider and the FlyFats Wallerseverin
10Sexy IdaIke and Tina TurnerUncleben
11Spiders and SnakesJim StaffordOliveButler
12Ole! TarantulaRobyn Hitchcockmegadom

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Songs About the Colour Orange

June 5, 2019
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Column
Writer: Hoshino Sakura

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Shaking Up Orange StreetPrince BusterUncleben
2Mango Walk.The In CrowdUncleben
3Evolution OrangeEarth, Wind & Fireswawilg
4The Kumquat KidsEddie Hendersonpejepeine
5Genda PhoolSujatha MajumdarRavi Raman
6Orange PeelReuben WilsonBeltway Bandit
7Hello ! Orange sunshineJudy and MaryTarquinSpodd
8OrangePassepiedBanazirBalgasi
9Orange Colored SkyNat King Coleswawilg
10Menino Das LaranjasElis Reginapejepeine
11SabiaClara Nunespejepeine
12L'orangeGilbert Bécaudswawilg

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Baladilla de Los Tres RíosArcángelMakinavaja
2Orange Blossom SpecialJohnny CashLeaveitallbehind
3A Small Fruit SongAl StewartBeltway Bandit
4Orange-Coloured SkyRichard Thompsontreefrogdemon
5Orange CrushR.E.Mtreefrogdemon
6MangoSascha FunkeShoegazer
7Orange WedgeChemical Brothersmegadom
8Golden BrownCult With No NameTatankaYotanka
9GingerDavid Devant and His Spirit Wifehappyclapper
10Orange AmberThe VinesNicko
11OrangeQueen Sea Big SharkTarquinSpodd
12SunsetRoxy Musicmegadom

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Songs About Deceptive Appearances

May 22, 2019
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Column
Writer: Suzanne Saxby (Suzi)

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Looks are DeceivingMacka BNicko
2The PartyPhil Ochsflorian7
3False Friend BluesRuth BrownRavi Raman
4Setting Yourself UpColin BlunstoneTatankaYotanka
5Skin DeepThe StranglersShoegazer
6False FacesThe Southern Death Cultvanwolf2
7Don't Let It ShowThe Alan Parsons Projectflorian7
8PontiacLyle Lovettswawilg
9Disguised as Someone ElseJoe Pugtincanman
10Doctor JamesGilmore & RobertsRavi Raman
11The Dictator DecidesPet Shop Boysflorian7
12World Leader PretendR.E.M.Seth Miller
13The Devil and the Feathery WifeMartin Carthyseverin

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1The Famous Flower of Serving MenMartin Carthytreefrogdemon
2IsisBob DylanParaMhor
3SubstituteThe WhoShivSidecar
4Where Do You Go To My Lovely?Peter Sarstedtleaveitallbehind
5Richie StoryShirley and Dolly Collinstreefrogdemon
6Burlington Bertie From BowElla ShieldsTarquinSpodd
7Yeah! Oh Yeah!The Magnetic FieldsParaMhor
8I Found That Essence RareGang of FourCarpgate
9More Than Meets the EyeThe BanglesAbahachi
10The ImposterElvis Costellomagicman
11Mr. CoolKevin Ayersmegadom
12That Fierce Cow is Common Sense in a Country DressSlim Cessna's Auto Clubhappyclapper
13Brilliant DisguiseBruce Springsteenpwgb

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Songs About Electricity

May 8, 2019
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Column
Writer: EnglishOutlaw

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1(She Got) ElectroshockedScreeching WeaselTarquinSpodd
2Black Mass: Electric Storm in HellWhite Noisemegadom
3Lazy LightningThe Grateful DeadChris 7572
4Electric FeelMGMTUncleben
5Love BatteryBuzzcocksseverin
6Ben Franklin's SongThe Decemberistsphiliphilip99
7EdisonThe Bee GeesShivSidecar
8The Dance of ElectricityLaurie AndersonBeltway Bandit
9We Do What We're Told (Milgram's 37)Peter Gabriel9hairs9knots
10ElectricityFrank SidebottomIsabellefForshaw
11Want RemoverProtomartyrvanwolf2
12A Clear Night, A Shooting Star, A Song for BooBand of Holy JoyTatankaYotanka

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 TitleArtistNominated by
1Hot! Hot! Hot!The Curehappyclapper
2TeslaThey Might Be GiantsIsabelleForshaw
3Electrically Heated ChildThe Waterproof CandleSweetHomeAlabama
49 VoltMan or Astro-Man?Beltway Bandit
5Gimme Gimme Shock TreatmentThe RamonesBeltway Bandit
6Engines in the CityJenny Hvalnosuchzone
7ElectricityJoni Mitchellseverin
8Light Up My RoomBarenaked Ladiesphiliphilip99
9Free Electric BandAlbert HammondTarquinSpodd
10ElectricityCaptain Beefheart & his Magic BandNicko
11ElectricityOrchestral Manoeuvres in the Darkswawilg
12Power LinesThe CravatsCarpgate

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Songs Enhanced by Impressive Videos

May 1, 2019
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Column
Writer: Marco den Ouden (Marconius7)

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Jungle RhumbaXavier Cugatpejepeine
2Ghost of Stephen FosterSquirrel Nut ZippersRavi Raman
3A Dustland FairytaleThe KillersBethnoir
4When the Deal Goes DownBob Dylanseverin
5Runaway TrainSoul Asylumbarbryn
6Can't Be TamedMiley CyrusEnglishOutlaw
7Tonight TonightSmashing PumpkinsIsabelleForshaw
8November RainGuns 'n' RosesEnglishOutlaw
9ChandelierSiabarbryn
10One MomentOK GoRavi Raman
11Bang Bang Boom BoomBeth HartRavi Raman
12Wolf TotemThe Hu BandGreatGrendel
13Have Nice DayWorld OrderTarquinSpodd

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 TitleArtistNominated by
1Somebody That I Used to KnowGotye with KimbraIsabelleForshaw
2Dance Me to the End of LoveLeonard CohenRavi Raman
3Mustang RanchBlack Joe Lewis & the HoneybearsRavi Raman
4The Road to HellChris Reaflorian7
5CrazyAerosmithvastariner
6Silent Movie SusieThe Big MoonEnglishOutlaw
7Hold UpBeyoncémagicman
8CloudbustingKate Bushbarbryn
9Welcome HomeAnderson .PaakNilpferd
10NikitaElton Johnleaveitallbehind
11In the Air Tonight Phil Collins and guestIsabelleForshaw
12All the Things She Saidt.A.T.u.EnglishOutlaw
13It's Oh So QuietBjorkUncleben
14Sleep AloneTwo Door Cinema Clubattwilightlarks
15Free As a BirdThe Beatlesmagicman
16Singing in the RainGene KellyBanazirGalbasi
17The Story of O.J.Jay-Zmagicman
18LazarusDavid BowieEnglishOutlaw
19It's Not My Time3 Doors DownSweetHome Alabama
20EightiesKilling JokeCarpgate

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Songs That Defy Genre

Apr. 24, 2019
Blog
Column
Writer: nilpferd
At: The Song Bar

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Oh My GodKatzenjammerseverin
2Un DiaJuana MolinaShoegazer
3Washing Machine HeartMitskiTarquinSpodd
4OtisThe Durutti ColumnUncleben
5Egyptian GardensKaleidoscopeShivSidecar
6MilkPenguin Cafe Orchestranosuchzone
7Bitters EndRoxy Musicmagicman
8When the Revolution ComesThe Last PoetsMussoliniHeadkick
9iKendrick Lamartincanman
10Watermelon ManHerbie HancockNicko
11Midnight Black EarthBohren & Der Club of GoreAbahachi
12Ganges Delta BluesRy Cooder & V.M. BhattRavi Raman

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Pretty SaroShirley Collins & Davey Grahamtreefrogdemon
2Bathtime in ClerkenwellThe Real Tuesday Weldphilipphilip99
3Come Meh WaySudan ArchivesUncleben
4GalvestonPeter Blegvad & Andy Partridgemegadom
5LavenderKen NordineOliveButler
6Human BehaviourBjörkIsabelleForshaw
7"Theme"Moondogmegadom
8CowboysPortisheadAbahachi
9Wynona's Big Brown BeaverPrimusSweetHomeAlabama
10Skank Bloc BolognaScritti PolittiShivSidecar
11Glider EP remixes (Andrew Weatherall)My Bloody ValentineMussoliniHeadkick
12In the KitchenMatthew HerbertUncleben

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Songs About Witches and Witchcraft

Apr. 17, 2019
Blog
Column
Writer: George Boyland (sonofwebcore)

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Willie's LadyMartin Carthymegadom
2Witchin' Blue HoursTampa Redmagicman
3Voodoo WomanKoko TaylorRavi Raman
4Strange BrewCreamMussoliniHeadkick
5Witchcraft (For Your Love)The Temptationsphilipphilip99
6Dolly DaggerJimi HendrixIsabelleForshaw
7Which Craft is Witchcraft?Sharon Forresterpejepeine
8The Witch Queen of New OrleansRedboneattwilightlarks
9Debra KadabraFrank Zappa and the Mothers of Invention with Captain BeefheartNicko
10Brecon BeaconsSupergrassNoodsy
11Tiny Witch HunterHen OgleddSongBarLandlord
12BrujaLa Perlapejepeine
13BrujasPrincess Nokiapejepeine

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Witch's TitRoyal TruxUncleben
2The WitchThe SonicsUncleben
3Witchcraft in the AirBettye Lavettephilipphilip99
4Wonderful WitchesThurston MooreUncleben
5You Must Be a WitchThe Lollipop Shoppemegadom
6WitchesCowboy Junkiesmegadom
7SpellboundSiouxsie and the Bansheesmegadom
8White HammerVan Der Graaf GeneratorTatankaYotanka
9Big Black Witchcraft RockThe CrampsTarquinSpodd
10I Put a Spell On YouAudiencemagicman
11The Witch's PromiseJethro Tullswawilg
12My Girlfriend is a WitchOctober Countryuneasy listening
13SorceressReturn to Forevermegadom

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