Songs Featuring Conversations

Feb. 1, 2023
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Column
Writer: Amy Lee

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1The ConferenceNitin Sawhneybarbryn
2Little CloudThe Incredible String BandTraktor Albatrost
3I Got You BabeSonny and CherMarconius7
4Martin, Doom! It's Seven O'ClockThe Boo RadleysShivSidecar
5Never Say GoodbyeMy Bloody ValentineMussoliniHeadkick
6Lord RandallMartin Carthyseverin
7Clyde WatersAnais Mitchell & Jefferson Hamertincanman
8On the Banks of the CondamineGreg Champion & Jane SaundersNicko
9AltheaGrateful DeadChris7572
10Dialogue Parts 1 & 2ChicagoSweetHomeAlabama
11Flower PunkFrank Zappa & the Mothers of InventionBanazirGalbasi
12NY3Robert FrippTatankaYotanka
13I Love YouYelloShoegazer
14Shoop Shoop Song (It's in his Kiss)Betty EverettIsabelleForshaw
15Sophisticated Boom BoomThe Shangri-LasMax Visconta Nuclerosea
16Check the RhimeA Tribe Called Questpejepeine
17I Don't Like YouBo DiddleyTraktor Albatrost
18Au Fond du Temple Saint (Pearl Fishers Duet)Georges Bizet, Performed by Jussi Björling & Robert MerrillParaMhor
19Sull'aria...che soave zeffiretto Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Performed by Cecelia Bartoli and Renee FlemingParaMhor
20Conference of the BirdsDave Holland QuartetNilpferd

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Songs About Memorabilia and Souvenirs

Jan. 25, 2023
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Column
Writer: Loud Atlas

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Badges, Posters, Stickers, T-ShirtsDire Straitsajostu
2Among My SouvenirsConnie FrancisSuzi
3Foto de Primera ComuniónLos Jaivaspejepeine
4Band of GoldFreda Payneamylee
5Brandy (You're a Fine Girl)Looking Glassamylee
6Tijuana Gift ShopCharles MingusTatankaYotanka
7These Foolish ThingsBryan FerryUncleben
8Ballad of the Soldier's WifeMarianne Faithfull & Chris SpeddingSuzi
9A Souvenir of LondonProcol Harumseverin
10SouvenirsMaggie BellNicko
11Joining a Fan ClubJellyfishShivSidecar
12Soldier's ThingsTom WaitsUncleben
13I Always Get a SouvenirTommy CollinsFred Erickson
14With My Little Stick of Blackpool RockGeorge Formbymegadom

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 TitleArtistNominated by
1Come and Get These MemoriesMartha Reeves & the VandellasSweetHomeAlabama
2Souvenir de ChineJean-Michel Jarreajostu
3Cold KissesRichard ThompsonSuzi
4SouvenirsDjango Reinhardtmagicman
5MemorabiliaDonald FagenFred Erickson
6Boots of Spanish LeatherBob DylanSuzi
7Tears and SouvenirsThe StylisticsFred Erickson
8Kinks ShirtMatt NathansonFred Erickson
9Celica-SouvenirSam Mangwanamagicman
10Picture PostcardJoyce Grenfellseverin
11The Night Hank Williams Came to TownJohnny Cashtincanman
12Bury Me in AnalogMiachief BrewEnglishOutlaw
13Pieces of YouBen SolleeJamesowen475
14SouvenirMC Solaarmegadom

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Songs About Distractions, Diversions & Digressions

Jan. 17, 2023
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Writer: ajostu

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 TitleArtistNominated by
1DistractionGANGgajangNicko
2DistractedThe Human Hearts ft Jenny ToomeyJamesowen475
3ProcrastinationAmy Winehousemagicman
4Co-opBess AtwellParaMhor
5MaggieSarah JaroszFred Erickson
6Last Time I Saw YouDonovan Woods with People Project tincanman
7The Revolution Was Postponed Because of RainBrooklyn Funk Essentialsbarbryn
8Give Us BubblewrapHalf Man Half Biscuitseverin
9When the Bomb DropsSubhumansCarpgate
10Daydream in BlueI MonsterJoelle
11Getting Away with ItElectronicParaMhor
12This Is a LifeSon Luxmagicman

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Say Kids What Time Is It?ColdcutNilpferd
2We Want Your SoulAdam FreelandShoegazer
3I Was Gonna Fight FascismSoccer96 with Alabaster DePlumebarbryn
4MañanaJames DomesticCarpgate
5Another ScreenKormac ft Irvine WelshShoegazer
6Taming the DragonBrad Mehldau & Mark Guilianauntergunther
7While You Were OutCarter the Unstoppable Sex Machinehappyclapper
8Worked Up FieldFred EaglesmithShoegazer
9Messing with the SettingsCraig Finntincanman

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Songs That Give You Goosebumps

Jan. 10, 2023
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Writer: Maki

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Video GamesLana Del ReyParaMhor
2GhosteenNick Cave & the Bad Seedstincanman
3BebinSevdalizauntergunther
4Ave verum corpusWolfgang Amadeus MozartLoud Atlas
5Erbarme dich, mein GottJohann Sebastian Bach, sung by Marian Andersonmagicman
6La chanson des vieux amantsJacques BrelJoelle
7Fado LoucuraAna MouraSongBarLandlord
8Rock OnDavid EssexParaMhor
9TroySinéad O'ConnorFred Erickson
10Departure and FarewellHemmegadom

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Back on the Chain GangThe Pretendersamylee
2Complete ControlThe ClashCarpgate
3CellophaneFKA Twigsbarbryn
4Children CryingThe CongosUncleben
5NightshiftLucy DacusTarquinSpodd
6Danny BoyGrimethorpe Colliery BandLoud Atlas
7Kodu KaugelCollagepejepeine
8DuelPropagandamegadom
9Let the Bright SeraphimKathleen Battle & Wynton Marsalis (composed by George Frideric Handel)Suzi
10WaltzinblackThe StranglersShoegazer

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Music Featuring Ensembles, Big Bands & Orchestras

Dec. 21, 2022
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Column
Writer: Nilpferd

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Jumpin' at the WoodsideThe Count Basie OrchestraMarconius7
2Mi SaocoBeny Moré y Su Orquesta pejepeine
3PerdidoDuke Ellington & His Famous Orchestramagicman
4Peter GunnHenry Mancini & His OrchestraMarconius7
5What is Hip?Tower of Poweramylee
6White CityThe PoguesShivSidecar
7KalasnjikovGoran Bregović & the Tzigane Brass OrchestraPop Off!
8Soon It Will Be FireHypnotic Brass Ensemble ft Moses Sumneybarbryn
9Short Ride in a Fast MachineComposer: John Adams, performed by Simon Rattle with City of Birmingham Symphony OrchestraChris7572
10Someone to Watch Over MeElla Fitzgerald with Nelson Riddle OrchestraParaMhor
11No DiscriminationTony Allen & the Afro MessengersNicko
12Mount the AirThe Unthanksseverin

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Dizzy's BluesDizzy Gillespie Big BandSeth Miller
2Leolos Blues17 Hippies with Marc Ribot & Jacob IljaMaki
3World's EndAndwellas DreamSweetHomeAlabama
4Reach for the SunThe Polyphonic SpreeShivSidecar
5Body PaintArctic Monkeysbarbryn
6Teenage DirtbagUkelele Orchestra of Great BritainSuzi
7Rock Fort RockThe SkatalitesUncleben
8A New Kind of LoveGhost Funk OrchestraLoud Atlas
9Moonlight SerenadeGlenn Miller & His OrchestraMussoliniHeadkick
10LauraCharlie ParkerNicko
11On the Nature of DaylightMax RichterParaMhor
12Tannhäuser OvertureComposer: Richard Wagner, performed by Herbert von Karajan & the Berlin Symphony Orchestramagicman

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Songs About Winter Sports and Pastimes

Dec. 14, 2022
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Column
Writer: Marco den Ouden (Marconius7)

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Stopped by Woods on a Snowy EveningJackie LevenTatankaYotanka
2Ice FishingBill Morrisseytincanman
3Snow CampingLaura VeirsUncleben
4AliceTom WaitsSongBarLandlord
5Elfstedentocht Part 1Public Service BroadcastingTon Bukkems
6LangrennTungtvannTraktor Albatrost
7BiathlonPapaokeBanazirGalbasi
8The Hockey SongStompin' Tom Connorstincanman
9Tournament of HeartsThe Weakerthanstincanman
10Hobbin and A Bobbin The Ragamuffins ft Bob AndyBanazirGalbasi
11Tonya HardingSufjan Stevensamylee
12Sleigh MeEmmy the Great & Tim WheelerShivSidecar
13Sleigh RideThe Count Basie Orchestraseverin

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1January HymnThe Decemberistsamylee
2Sleigh RideThe RonettesNoodsy
3Dog SledThe Louvin BrothersBanazirGalbasi
4Fly Eddie FlyEddie (Eddie the Eagle) EdwardsCarpgate
5Angel in the SnowElliott SmithUncleben
6Vi tenner våre lykter (We Light Our Lanterns)Katzenjammerseverin
7Hit Somebody! (The Hockey Song)Warren ZevonFred Erickson
8Winter WonderlandCocteau TwinsShoegazer
9Super SkierChad Mitchell TrioSweetHomeAlabama
10SnowRosemary ClooneySweetHomeAlabama
11Snow in Central ParkJackie LevenTatankaYotanka
12Ski SongLorraine BowenTatankaYotanka
13The Hockey SongJugheadhappyclapper
14AuroraBjörkGeorge Boyland
15SnowLoreena McKennitBanazirGalbasi
16Cornish WassailingKate RusbyUncleben
17White Winter HymnalFleet FoxesMax Visconta Nuclerosea
18Counting StarsKate and Anna McGarrigleFred Erickson
19Warriors on the IceThe BoilsCarpgate
20Ski und Rodel gutHeinoTarquinSpodd
21Time to Get Alone The Beach BoysFred Erickson

C List (Instrumentals)

 TitleArtistNominated by
1SkatingVince Guaraldi TrioBanazirGalbasi
2The Skater's Waltz Op. 183Emile WaldteufelSweetHomeAlabama
3Glacier HikingDaniel HerskedalNilpferd
4Sleighride/BlizzardTimothy J. FairplayShoegazer
5Snow FrolicFrancis Laiuntergunther
6Cresta RunSidney Torch & His OrchestraTatankaYotanka
7Saturn Ski JumpJean-Jacques Perrey & Harry BreuerTraktor Albatrost
8SlalomEnnio MorriconeTraktor Albatrost
9Sleigh RideThe VenturesUncleben
10Ice PickAlbert CollinsNicko
11Biathlon IdiosyncBanazirGalbasi
12Winter GamesDavid FosterFred Erickson

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Sings About Simple Pleasures

Dec. 7, 2022
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Column
Writer: Barney Jeffries (barbryn)

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Give Me the Simple LifeEtta JonesNicko
2Simple LifeBim ShermanNicko
3Simple JoysKenny YoungFred Erickson
4Fly HighBridget St. JohnShivSidecar
5Sitting in the SunHilton ValentineFred Erickson
6Out in the CountryPaul WilliamsFred Erickson
7Ain't That EnoughTeenage Fanclubamylee
8Birds on a FeederKathleen Edwardstincanman
9Favorite Time of LightOver the Rhinetincanman
10I Like London in the RainBlossom Deariepejepeine
11Java JiveThe Ink SpotsBanazirGalbasi
12The Bare NecessitiesPhil Harrishappyclapper

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Give Us BubblewrapHalf Man Half Biscuitseverin
2All the Money or the Simple Life HoneyThe Dandy WarholsTraktor Albatrost
3Simple PleasuresJimmy BuffettBanazirGalbasi
4Gone Fishin'Bing Crosby & Louis ArmstrongAltraEgo
5SimplicityPrince Nico MbargaNicko
6Country LivingMighty DiamondsGeorge Boyland
7JóiaJoyce Morenopejepeine
8Diamond DayVashti BunyanParaMhor
9Days Like ThisKim Taylortincanman
10Lazy AfternoonSarah VaughanNilpferd
11Let's Be StillYo La TengoNilpferd
12Follow the HeronKarine PolwartSuzi

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Songs About the Colour Pink

Nov. 30, 2022
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Column
Writer: Stephen Males (severin)

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Pink, Purple, Yellow and RedThe SorrowsNicko
2Pink MoonNick DrakeTatankaYotanka
3Hot PinkLet's Eat Grandmabarbryn
4La Vie en RoseLouis Armstrongamylee
5La Vie en RoseÉdith PiafSuzi
6Hot PinkMeat Puppetsvanwolf2
7Pink MoonTash Sultanaajostu
8Pink ElephantLenaMarconius7
9Sakura SakuraUnknown singerNicko
10Salmon Coloured ManMaliaFred Erickson
11Pink ChampagneJoe Liggins & the HoneydrippersNicko
12Pink Champagne BluesGnodvanwolf2
13SakuraYanawarabaTarquinSpodd

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Pink CityThe Ditty BopsUncleben
2I'm Tickled Pink with a Blue-Eyed BabyRed Nichols & His Big TenNicko
3Madder RoseMadder RoseShivSidecar
4Pink GuitarReba McEntireMarconius7
5Bài Thơ Hoa Đào / Poem Peach BlossomLệ ThanhNicko
6Sakura SakuraNicki ParrottNicko
7Pink CashmerePrinceTatankaYotanka
8Pink ThingXTCNicko
9Pink CadillacJerry Lee Lewis & Bruce SpringsteenTatankaYotanka
10Pink RabbitsThe Nationalbarbryn
11Pink and GlitterTori AmosFred Erickson
12Pink FlamingosRickie Lee JonesFred Erickson

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Songs About Space Travel

Nov. 23, 2022
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Column
Writer: ShivSidecar

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Armstrong, Aldrin and CollinsThe ByrdsIsabelleForshaw
2Sputniks and MutniksRay Anderson & the Home FolksNicko
3E.V.A.Public Service Broadcastingmagicman
4Space Travel Is BoringModest MouseGeorge Boyland
5Climb on BoardLabrinthmagicman
6Astral TravellingPharoah SandersSeth Miller
7Lopin' Along Thru the CosmosJudee SillTatankaYotanka
8Rocket ManElton Johnamylee/AltraEgo
9Space AgeBrett SmileyMax Visconta Nuclerosea
10Space GirlThe Imagined VillageSuzi
11Crimson StarHen Ogleddvanwolf2
122000 Light Years from HomeThe Rolling Stonesamylee
13Astronomy DominePink Floydmagicman
14Subterranean Homesick AlienRadioheadParaMhor
15Ghosts of American AstronautsThe MekonsShoegazer
16A Deep Space Romance (Ariane)The Honeymoon Killerspejepeine

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1I Hear a New WorldThe Blue MenParaMhor
2Rocket to the MoonChris KennerNicko
3Ladies and Gentlemen We Are Floating in SpaceSpiritualizedTraktor Albatrost
4Arc of a JourneyBroadcastParaMhor
5Space HymnLothar & the Hand PeopleTarquinSpodd
6Mysterious TravellerWeather ReportNilpferd
7Sally RideJanelle Monaetincanman
8Down to EarthPeter GabrielNilpferd
9The Ballad of Maxwell DemonShudder to ThinkMax Visconta Nuclerosea
10I.T.D. (Interstellar Tracking Device)Automatic ManFred Erickson
11Saturn IIIFu ManchuTraktor Albatrost
12Aliens ExistBlink 182Marconius7
13Sparky's DreamTeenage Fanclubhappyclapper
14We Travel FastChungkingDiscoMonster
15Rocket ManPearls Before SwineFred Erickson
16Astral CowboyCurt BoettcherFred Erickson
17AstronautsWonky Alicevanwolf2
18Farewell RocketshipChildren CollideNicko
19Goldfrapp vs Edwyn Collins (Rocket / Losing Sleep mashup)SoundhogMax Visconta Nuclerosea
20Les DjosT.P. Orchestre Poly-Rythmo de Cotonoupejepeine

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Songs About Orgasms

Nov., 2022
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Column
Writer: magicman

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Dinah-Moe HummFrank Zappa & the Mothers of InventionBanazirGalbasi
2The Bonny Black HareFairport ConventionSuzi
3Push the ButtonSugababeshappyclapper
4Rocks OffThe Rolling Stonesamylee
5WAPCardi B & Megan Thee StallionParaMhor
6Love Won't Let Me WaitMajor HarrisSweetHomeAlabama
7Little DeathThe Bethsajostu
8French KissLil LouisUncleben
9Afternoon DelightStarland Vocal Bandamylee
10Turn Off the LightsTeddy PendergrassFred Erickson
11RelaxFrankie Goes to HollywoodSuzi
12Do Me, BabyPrinceNicko
13Let Me Be Your Dirty Fucking WhoreMachine Gun FellatioNicko
14HentaiRosalíapejepeine
15Between the SheetsThe Isley BrothersFred Erickson

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Prince of the RodeoTurbonegroTraktor Albatrost
2Pink LoveBlonde Redheadhappyclapper
3You Sure Love to BallMarvin GayeParaMhor
4Con Mis ManosBebeMaki
5Black OrgasmAlex PudduTraktor Albatrost
6MoistJanet Jacksonseverin
7Wet DreamMax RomeoUncleben
8Plastic Loveless LetterMagic DirtDiscoMonster
9Lose My BreathDestiny's ChildIsabelleForshaw
10Sex ShooterApollonia 6amylee
11Erotic CityPrinceLoud Atlas
12My Love ExplodesThe Dukes of StratosphearShivSidecar
13H.W.C.Liz PhairSweetHomeAlabama
14Slow TongueMillie JacksonTatankaYotanka

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