Songs About Roses

May 26, 2021
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Writer: Amy Lee (amylee aka RipThisJoint)

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Blood and RoseThe Smithereensvanwolf2
2In Like the RoseBlack Rebel Motorcycle ClubIsabelleForshaw
3500 RosesOtis Taylortincanman
4He Who Picks a RoseThe TemptationsParaMhor
5Smell the RosesChris & CoseyMussoliniHeadkick
6Rose Petals, Incense and a KittenThe AssociationUncleben
7Rose ParadeElliott Smithhappyclapper
8Blood-Red RosesOysterbandSuzi
9Love is a RoseNeil Youngseverin
10Dead FlowersThe Rolling Stoneshappyclapper
11Wild RosesHope Sandoval & the Warm InventionsUncleben
12Rose, 1956WaxahatcheeTarquinSpodd
13Reign OnBrian Jonestown MassacreTraktor Albatrost
14O Galho Da RoseiraAirto Moreirapejepeine
15Black RoseThe MaytalsNicko
16Withered RosesShawn PhillipsBanazirGalbasi
17Attar of RosesPeter Hammill & Gary LucasTatankaYotanka
18Contemplation RoseVan MorrisonFred Erickson
19Es Ist Ein Ros EntsprungenPraetoriusajostu
20The Single Petal of a RoseBen WebsterSeth Miller

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 TitleArtistNominated by
1RosesOutKastLoud Atlas
212 Red RosesBetty HarrisDiscoMonster
3No Bed of RosesDub SyndicateShoegazer
4Everything Is Coming Up RosesBobby HebbNicko
5Bed o' Roses No. 9Ian Dury & the BlockheadsIsabelleForshaw
6The Last Living RosePJ Harveyvanwolf2
7'Scuse Me, Miss RoseThe West Coast Pop Art Experimental BandTarquinSpodd
8Rose I SaidSqueezeIsabelleForshaw
9Black RosesClear LightFred Erickson
10You Can't Go Where the Roses GoMarianne FaithfullMussoliniHeadkick
11Guiding LightTelevisionNicko
12Good Year for the RosesElvis Costello & the AttractionsSuzi
13It Must Have Been the RosesJerry GarciaChris7572
14Roses and CigarettesRay LaMontagneswawilg
15God is in the RosesRoseanne CashPop Off!
16For the RosesJoni Mitchellseverin
17Under the IvyKate BushIsabelleForshaw
18Roses From My FriendsBen HarperNicko
19The Briar and the RoseTom Waitssonofwebcore
20Roisin Dubh (Black Rose) A Rock LegendThin Lizzyphilipphilip99
21RosesMagnetic Fieldsbarbryn

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 TitleArtistNominated by
1Rose on the MountainKaia KaterPop Off!
2One Red Rose That I MeanCaptain Beefheartsonofwebcore
3Rose in the HeatherNazarethFred Erickson
4GulistanBijan ChemiraniNicko
5Honeysuckle RoseJames P. Johnsonmagicman
6Rose RougeSt. Germainswawilg
7Days of Wine and RosesOscar Peterson TrioLoud Atlas
8Rosen aus dem SüdenJohann Strauss IIParaMhor
9There is No RoseBenjamin BrittenUncleben
10Lascia la Spina Cogli la RosaHandelswawilg
11Sweeter Than RosesHenry Purcellseverin
12Albion RoseMouse on MarsUncleben
13To a Wild RoseVirgil FoxMarconius7
14The Last Rose of SummerTony GouldNicko
15Damask RoseVangelismagicman
16Rose QuartzBrian and Roger EnoOliveButler

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Songs With a Retro Style

May 19, 2021
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Writer: philipphilip99

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1What I Like About YouThe RomanticsParaMhor
2TreasureBruno Marspejepeine
3Girls, Girls, GirlsSailormagicman
4Bathtime in ClerkenwellThe Real Tuesday WeldUncleben
5Who Do You Think You are Kidding, Mr. Hitler?Bud FlanaganLoud Atlas
6More, More, MoreCarmelvastariner
7True Spandau Balletamylee
8BloomsdaySamantha CrainParaMhor
9Faraway LookYolaseverin
10RocksPrimal Screamhappyclapper

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Are You Gonna Be My GirlJetSweetHomeAlabama
2Orange AmberThe VinesIsabelleForshaw
3Beautiful StrangerMadonnaAltraEgo
4Hold OnAlabama Shakesswawilg
5Uptown GirlBilly JoelSweetHomeAlabama
6Come On HomeEverything But the Girlswawilg
7That GirlNoisettesSweetHomeAlabama
8I Believe in a Thing Called LoveThe DarknessSweetHomeAlabama
9Black CountryBlack Country CommunionTincanman
10Dead End GenerationOxymoronCarpgate

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Songs Offering Advice

May 12, 2021
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Writer: Uncleben

A List

 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 KonseyHaitiandoNicko

B List

 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

I List

 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 About Fun

May 7, 2021
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Writer: Olive Butler

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 TitleArtistNominated by
1FuntimeIggy Popseverin
2Happy HouseSiouxsie & the BansheesMussoliniHeadkick
3But It Sure is FunWillie Dixontreefrogdemon
4Good TimesThe Monkeesseverin
5Fun FleshKevin CoyneSonofwebcore
6Nothing in the SilenceBelle & SebastianFred Erickson
7Strollin'Prince & the New Power GenerationIsabelleForshaw
8Gettin' Kicked Off, Havin' FunBetty DavisNilpferd
9Wang Dang DoodleKoko Tayloramylee
10FunFloetrymagicman
11Let the Good Times RollShirley and Leemagicman
12Getting Some Fun Out of LifeBillie HolidayNicko

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Crocodile RockElton JohnUncleben
2Fun Fun Merry JamYui OguraTarquinSpodd
3Beach BabyFirst ClassIsabelleForshaw
4Enjoy YourselfPrince Bustermegadom
5Jollity FarmBonzo Dog Doo-Dah BandTarquinSpodd
6Fun in the FundusFred LaneTarquinSpodd
7FunModern Jazz Quartet ft Jimmy GiuffreNicko
8Have a Good TimePaul Simon (with the Boyoyo Boys)megadom
9You Make Loving FunFleetwood MacLoud Atlas
10Seasons in the SunTerry JacksShoegazer
11Big SpenderShirley Basseysonofwebcore
12Ain't We Got Fun?Peggy Leeseverin

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Songs by Underrated Artists

April 28, 2021
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Column
Writer: Nilpferd

A List

 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 DoigtsBrian Jonestown Massacreamylee
11A (Live at Clouds Hill)NisennenmondaiTraktor Albatrost
12It's Not the Worst (Lali Puna Remix)Two Lone SwordsmenMussoliniHeadkick

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Suicide a Go-GoBig in JapanTarquinSpodd
2I Want to be an OrdinaryThe OrdinarysOliveButler
3RobberThe Weather StationTincanman
4Explain ItWendy WaldmanFred Erickson
55Leslie Winterbarbryn
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 Tigers

April 21, 2021
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Writer: Stephen Males (severin)

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Tiger FeetMudTraktorAlbatrost
2Set the Tigers FreeVillagersmegadom
3Like a TigerThe RicochetsBanazirGalbasi
4The Continuing Story of Bungalow BillThe Beatlesbarbryn
5Tiger BalmHollie CookUncleben
6Paper TigersThe Chameleonsvanwolf2
7Tiger RagLouis ArmstrongNicko
8Wounded TigersGordon HaskellFred Erickson
9Burning Tiger, Screaming MeHazel Nuts ChocolateTarquinSpodd
10El Tigre SabaneroAniceto Molinamagicman
11ParadiseNoName ft Queen SheCagoajostu
12Tiger ManRufus Thomas Jr.treefrogdemon
13TigresaGal CostaPop Off!
14Tyger Tyger (Dub Version)Jah Wobbleshoegazer
15Sleep Tight TigerHusky RescueMussoliniHeadkick

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1I'm a TigerLuluSuzi
2Lion and TigerLinval ThompsonNicko
3TigressSongs: OhiaUncleben
4Sleepy TigersHer Space HolidayShoegazer
5Stepping TigerJackie MittooTatankaYotanka
6Eye of the TigerSurvivorSuzi
7Black TigerY&TTatankaYotanka
8Taming the TigerJoni MitchellMussoliniHeadkick
9Tiger in Your TankMuddy WatersMussoliniHeadkick
10Paper TigerBeckUncleben
11Shere Khan the TigerCarlos SantanaFred Erickson
12El Tigre del GuadarramaVainica Doblepejepeine
13Riding the TigerPhyllis HymanFred Erickson
14Ride the TigerBoo Radleysbarbryn
15Tiger Eyes (Laid Back)Peaking LightsDiscoMonster

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Songs About Wells

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

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Hidden WellAcoustic GuitarsBanazirGalbasi
2Dry Well BluesCharley Pattonmagicman
3Wishing WellFreephilipphilip99
4Ain't Going 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 SpiritWailing SoulsAltraEgo
12Deeper WellEmmylou HarrisSuzi
13Song From the Bottom of a WellKevin AyersUncleben

B List

 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 ToldThe Grateful 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 Indifference

Apr. 7, 2021
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Writer: Amy Lee (amylee aka RipThisJoint)

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1I Wish Someone Would CareIrma Thomasswawilg
2I Don't Even CareFrank ZappaFred Erickson
3So What!!The Lyricsmegadom
4She Don't Care About TimeThe ByrdsSonofwebcore
5They Don't KnowKirsty MacCollShivSidecar
6Being With YouSmokey Robinsonseverin
7It Don't Matter to MeBreadBanazirGalbasi
8It Doesn't MatterAlison Krauss & the Union Stationmagicman
9Hello In ThereJohn Prine BanazirGalbasi
10The More You Ignore Me, The Closer I GetMorrisseyMussoliniHeadkick
11BurnoutGreen DayLoud Atlas
12BreedNirvanaTraktor Albatross
13We Are Sick on the BusSick on the BusCarpgate
14DirtThe StoogesFred Erickson
15Everything GoesGraham ParkerJamesowen475
16Save It for Someone Who CaresThe Leisure SocietyShoegazer
17Flowers of Neptune 6The Flaming LipsParaMhor
18I Think I'm in LoveSpiritualizedParaMhor
19Morning DewGrateful DeadChris7572
20I Should CareHank MobleyNicko

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Show Biz KidsSteely DanDaysinscotland
2As Long as He Takes Care of HomeCandi StatonNicko
3I Just Don't Give a DamnGeorge Jonesmagicman
4Submarine LadiesAmericaFred Erickson
5Someone That I Used to KnowElliott Smithtincanman
6Stephanie SaysVelvet UndergroundTarquinSpodd
7Is It Wicked Not to CareBelle & Sebastianmegadom
8The Human GermSnogNicko
9ShadowboxerFiona Appletincanman
10SeveranceDead Can Dancevanwolf2
11CarelessEverything But the Girlswawilg
12Rock 'n' Roll FriendThe Go-BetweensNilpferd
13Standing Outside a Broken Phone Booth With Money in My HandPrimitive Radio GodsPop Off!
14Natural OneThe Folk Implosionhappyclapper
15Baby I Don't CareTransvision VampParaMhor
16United States of WhateverLiam Lynch's Lynchlandajostu
17Dialogue (Pts. 1 & 2)ChicagoSweetHomeAlabama
18I'd Love to Change the WorldTen Years AfterMarconius7
19Nobody Really Cares if You Don't Go to the PartyCourtney Barnettmegadom
20So What?The CurePop Off!
21No Ones's BotheredSleaford Modsmegadom
22How Much LongerAlternative TVseverin
23SurvivalThe DefectsCarpgate
24Ball and BiscuitWhite StripesAltraEgo

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Songs About Tides

Mar. 31, 2021
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Writer: Nicko

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1RiptideAl Bowlly with Lew Stone & his Bandseverin
2RiptideLaura Veirstincanman
3You Hung the MoonElvis CostelloFred Erickson
4The Brean LamentJune Tabortreefrogdemon
5Nothing on the Dry LandTom McRaetincanman
6Morecambe BayChristy MooreSuzi
7And the Tide Rushes InThe Moody BluesFred Erickson
8Pleamar De ÁguilasInvisibleMakinavaja
9No OtherGene ClarkUncleben
10Time and TidePaul KellyBanazirGalbasi
11High Tide or Low TideBob Marley & the WailersUncleben
12SandwritingChris Reaphilipphilip99
13I Can See the Sun in Late DecemberRoberta FlackFred Erickson

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1GapuYothu YindiIsabelleForshaw
2Sweet Thames, Flow SoftlyRufus and Martha WainwrightOliveButler
3BroadsideThe Elizabethan SessionsSuzi
4Just as the Tide Was Flowing10,000 ManiacsSuzi
5The Second HandPeter HamillTatankaYotanka
6Vanishing TideOmar Rodriguez-Lopezajostu
7RiptideLou ReedBanazirGalbasi
8RiptideVance JoyAltraEgo
9The Tide is HighBlondieOliveButler
10Move Me No MountainLove UnlimitedFred Erickson
11Both Sides of the MoonCelesteLoud Atlas
12La MareaRubén Bladesmagicman
13Spoot EbbErland Coopermegadom
14Black TideDirty Threemegadom
15Water's EdgeNick Cave & the Bad Seedsamylee
16TidesThe xxDiscoMonster
17Red TideFoxboro Hot TubsShivSidecar
18Surfing MoonThe Beach Boysamylee
19Ebb TideThe Righteous BrothersTarquinSpodd
20Surfin' the Severn BoreThe Bad Detectiveshappyclapper
21Natural ScienceRushphilipphilip99

I List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1TideFergus McCreadieNilpferd
2VuoroveaiNujakkaDiscoMonster
3TapheadTalk Talkphilipphilip99
4Tide of TrepidationEsborn Svensson Triomegadom
5Tidal StreamPiero Umlianipejepeine
6PleamarPumukyMakinavaja
7Mystic OceansSweet Honey in the RockMarconius7
8Between TidesRoger EnoMussoliniHeadkick
9Les Bras de MerCatrin Finch and Seckou KeitaSuzi
10TidesNitin Sawhneymegadom
11EventideSpiritmegadom
12TideGreenslademagicman
13TideAntonio Carlos Jobimpejepeine
14Slowing the TidesManu Katchéswawilg
15Dark Moon, High TideAfro Celt Sound Systemseverin

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Songs About Adultery & Infidelity

Mar. 24, 2021
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Writer: magicman

A List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Waiting at the ChurchVesta VictoriaTarquinSpodd
2Married WomanFrankie Lee SimsShivSidecar
3Sleep at NightThe Chickstincanman
4Infidelité MadoFranco & TPOK Jazzpejepeine
5Hold UpBeyoncéMax Visconta Nuclerosea
6I'm Gonna Move to the Outskirts of TownJimmy RushingNicko
724 Hours From TulsaGene Pitneytreefrogdemon
8Long Black VeilLefty FrizzellPop Off!
9Your Husband is Cheating on UsDenise LaSalleIsabelleForshaw
10Terraplane BluesRobert JohnsonIsabelleForshaw
11Making the Best of a Bad SituationMillie JacksonTatankaYotanka
12Smoke From a Distant FireSanford Townsend BandSweetHomeAlabama
13Raggle Taggle GypsiesWaterson CarthySuzi

B List

 TitleArtistNominated by
1Bear Mash BluesIda CoxNicko
2Do I WorryThe Ink Spotsseverin
3Hey HeartbreakerDream Wifeseverin
4Atlanta BoundGene AutryUncleben
5I Feel Like Breaking Up omebody's HomeAnn PeeblesNicko
6Black BagsLloyd Brownsonofwebcore
7StripesBrandy Clarktincanman
8Somebody's Been Sleeping100º Proof Aged in SoulAltraEgo
9Talking in Your SleepCrystal Gayleamylee
10Fair RosamundMartin Simpson, Andy Cutting, Nancy KerrSuzi
11No Body, No CrimeTaylor Swift & HaimLoud Atlas
12Still a FoolMuddy WatersNicko
13All I Want is a Fighting ChanceMillie JacksonDaysinscotland

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