Songs About Gender and LGBTQ+

June 30, 2021
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Column
Writer: Pop Off!

A List

 SongArtistNominator
1Rebel RebelDavid Bowievanwolf2
2God Save This QueenBiminiMussoliniHeadkick
3MacorinaChavela Vargaspejepeine
4iTChristine and the QueensParaMhor
5Smash Clause 29!ChumbawambaMax Visconta Nuclerosa
6Church of the Poison MindCulture ClubParaMhor
7Jailhouse RockElvis PresleyIsabelleForshaw
8FeetFat White FamilyShoegazer
9Standing in the Way of ControlGossipNoodsy
10Black TieGrace PetrieSuzi
11Man Enough to Be a WomanJayne County and the Electric Chairsseverin
12I'mamanJobriathFred Erickson
13Queen of DenmarkJohn Grantflorian7
14Sun Goes DownLil Nas XNilpferd
15Bi Living ColourIsabelleForshaw
16Prove It on Me BluesMa RaineyParaMhor
17Le PrivilègeMichel Sardouswawilg
18Girls/Girls/BoysPanic! at the DiscoFred Erickson
19I U ShePeachesFred Erickson
20Haluan SinutReginaDiscoMonster
21AndrogynousThe ReplacementsIsabelleForshaw
22She Don't Wear PinkShemekia Copelandtincanman
23Funky and GaySkyhooksFred Erickson
24Pink BloodUtada Hikaruajostu

B List

 SongArtistNominator
1I Want to Break FreeQueenFred Erickson
2Feeling GayBlack Lipsamylee
3Der Räuber und der PrinzD.A.F.Traktor Albatrost
4Jet Boy, Jet GirlThe Damneduneasy listening
5Jungle JezebelDivinepejepeine
6In PrivateDusty SpringfieldMussoliniHeadkick
7RelaxFrankie Goes to Hollywoodamylee
8OutsideGeorge Michaelamylee
9Girls Like GirlsHayley KiyokoNilpferd
10Power of TwoIndigo GirlsFred Erickson
11Drop the PilotJoan Armatradingseverin
12Johnny Are You Queer?Josie CottonFred Erickson
13Save Mek.d. langParaMhor
14GeorgiaKatie PruittTincanman
15AnthemPansy DivisionFred Erickson
16HomosapienPete Shelleyphilipphilip99
17Beers, Steers, & QueersRevolting Cockshappyclapper
18I Am What I AmShirley BasseyOliveButler
19Any Which WayScissor SistersDiscoMonster
20Jenny (I Wanna Ruin Our Friendship)Studio Killersphilipphilip99
21Glad to Be GayTom Robinson BandShoegazer
22CloserTegan and SaraFred Erickson
23Prince of the RodeoTurbonegroTraktor Albatrost
24We Are the CowboysWillie Nelson??????

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Songs About Switches, Buttons, Knobs and Levers

June 23, 2021
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Column
Writer: Marco den Ouden (Marconius7)

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1H.A.P.P.Y. RadioEdwin Starrflorian7
2Back on Your RadioAgnetha FaltskogFred Erickson
3In the Days Before Rock 'n' RollPaul Casey with Terri HooleyMax Visconta Nuclerosa
4Are You Ready Eddy?Emerson, Lake & Palmerajostu
5Computer Age (Push the Button)NewcleusLoud Atlas
6Here Comes That Man AgainKirsty MacCollPop Off!
7Nintendo ThumbHeath McNeasseLoud Atlas
8Coin Operated BoyDresden Dollsamylee
9INS Green Card A-19 191 500Disposable Heroes of HiphoprisyTraktor Albatrost
10Railroad ManMurray McLauchlanBanazirGalbasi
11Keep Your Hand on the ThrottleBrother RodneyBanazirGalbasi
12The Art of DrivingBlack Box Recorderhappyclapper
13Everyone's Hand is On the SwitchGraham ParkerFred Erickson
14The SwitchGemma RayFred Erickson
15Finger on the ButtonBobby BareFred Erickson
165:15 AMMark Knopflermagicman
17Mr. LaceyFairport ConventionDaysinscotland
18Turn Me OnNorah Jonesamylee
19Press my Button (Ring My Bell)Lil JohnsonNicko
20TypewriterObject Onephilipphilip99

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1IgnitionR. Kellyamylee
2Push a Little ButtonNinetteTarquinSpodd
3You Turn Me On, I'm a RadioJoni Mitchellamylee
4The Dedication SongFreddy CannonTarquinSpodd
5Typewrite LessonCorneliusTraktor Albatrost
6(Turn My) Motor OnKirsty MacCollShivSidecar
7Pull Out the PinKate Bushmagicman
8Experiment IVKate Bushphilipphilip99
9Turn Off the LightsTeddy Pendergrassmagicman
10The Happy WorkerTori AmosFred Erickson
11Bang OnPropellerheadsTraktor Albatrost
12Panic ButtonThe ChampsPop Off!
13Baby's In Love with the RadioJohnny Guitar WatsonPop Off!
14Long Long Way to GoPhil CollinsFred Erickson
15The Temptation of AdamJosh RitterUncleben
16The Button PusherDublinersphilipphilip99
17The Switch Kenny BurrellFred Erickson
18Click ClickThe BeatShoegazer
19In the days Before Rock 'n' RollVan MorrisonMax Visconta Nuclerosa
20Turn It On! Turn It Up!Roomful of BluesFred Erickson
21Miss It So MuchRoyksopp & Lykke LiFred Erickson
22Handful of KeysFats WallerNilpferd
23Button on My DeskCult With No nameTatankaYotanka
24This YearMountain GoatsShoegazer
25The Typewriter SongLeroy AndersonVincentVassiliev
26Press RewindAlan Parsons ProjectFred Erickson

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Songs About Acceptance

June 16, 2021
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Column
Writer: tincanman

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Song of the StoicSuzanne VegaSuzi
2He's GoneGrateful DeadChris7572
3FadjamouOumou SangaréNicko
4There'll Be No Distinction ThereBlind Alfred & Orville ReedTarquinSpodd
5With God on Our SideThe Neville BrothersUncleben
6I Know It's OverThe Smithsamylee
7Garden PartyRick NelsonSweetHomeAlabama
8When You Are Who You AreGil Scott-HeronNicko
9Lucky ManThe VerveMussoliniHeadkick
10It's O.K.Dead MoonTraktor Albatrost
11Apology AcceptedThe Go-Betweensmegadom
12Blood Outta StoneThe Fallvanwolf2
13As IsAni DiFrancoajostu
14That's All There IsNina Nastasiashoegazer
15Merry Go RoundKacey Musgravesmagicman
16ArethaRumerFlorian7

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Song for SharonJoni Mitchellmagicman
2Rip ItElectric SixLoud Atlas
3Let It GoThe HerbaliserNilpferd
4Whites Only PartyThe Dearshappyclapper
5Mama HerebyJane SiberryTatankaYotanka
6No DiscriminationTony Allen & the Afro MessengersNilpferd
7You Want It DarkerLeonard CohenEnglishOutlaw
8The Freed PigSebadohhappyclapper
9Que Sera, SeraPink MartiniNicko
10Her Father Didn't Like Me AnywayThe HumblebumsShivSidecar
11Left Hand LostDory PrevinFred Erickson
12Rock 'n' Roll (I Gave You the Best Years of My Life)Mac DavisSweetHomeAlabama
13Hello StrangerThe Carter FamilyTarquinSpodd
14Foggy NotionVelvet UndergroundTraktor Albatrost

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Songs About Horizons

June 9, 2021
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Column
Writer: ajostu

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1The VigilanteJudee SillParaMhor
2Sun Hits the SkySupergrasshappyclapper
3Ao Romper da Aurora/Choro SimIsmael Silvamagicman
4On the HorizonBen E. KingNicko
5Linha do horizonteAzymuthpejepeine
6Soul HorizonThe Beauty Roomphilipphilip99
7The Circle Married the LineFeisttincanman
8Over the Edge of the WorldVirginia Astleymegadom
9Chapter 8: "Seashore and Horizon"Corneliusmagicman
10Vapor TrailRushphilipphilip99
11HorizonCat PowerNicko
12Over the HillsideThe Blue NileParaMhor
13HorizonRachael YamagataFred Erickson
14Event HorizonPeter Hammill TatankaYotanka

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1The Sky Shall VanishSuns of Arqa ft John Cooper Clarke & Stanley UnwinShoegazer
2Here to StayNew OrderFred Erickson
3Over the Horizon RadarBoards of Canadamegadom
4NavigateBarenaked Ladiesphilipphilip99
5Vanishing PointCranesBanazirGalbasi
6HorizonTrash Kitmegadom
7The DawnOsibisaShivSidecar
8Walk in the SkyBonoboFred Erickson
9Beyond the HorizonZulyaNicko
10Dawn Part 1Erick TruffazNilpferd
11Beyond the Blue HorizonMike NesmithMussoliniHeadkick

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Side 2: Falling / Receding / Reflecting

Songs Featuring Drone Music

June 2, 2021
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Column
Writer: MussoliniHeadkick

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Sun Blindness MusicJohn CaleUncleben
2Drone # 3The Ohseesamylee
3SpacedBeaver & KrauseFred Erickson
4For OrganSarah DavachiFred Erickson
5Reedcutter's DaughterJimmy Aldridge & Sid GoldsmithSuzi
6The Dark Slender BoyLiam O'Flynnmegadom
7Air MovingThe Kathryn Tickell BandSuzi
8WoolundaDavid HudsonNicko
9Raag Darbari SargamUstad Amir KhanNicko
10In Every SenseThe Telescopesvanwolf2
11GliderMy Bloody Valentinemegadom
12TempterStereolabmegadom
13It's All Too MuchThe BeatlesParaMhor
14YouGold PandaDiscoMonster
15Rated XMiles DavisNilpferd
16Plastic DreamsJaydeeswawilg
17CareeringPublic Image Ltd.Carpgate
18Penetralia IICoilshoegazer
19GoatlordGoatswawilg
20BorisBoris & MerzbowTarquinSpodd
21Rendering IntuitionsCaterina BarbieriFlorian7
22Ira searches for the slide, sort of (Friday)Yo La Tengomegadom
23RememberOneohtrix Point Nevermagicman
24Dream OnThe Chemical BrothersFred Erickson
25SultanesqueRoxy Musicseverin

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