haven’t done one of these in awhile

this took some brain waves as well…

1: A song you like with a color in the title – Don’t Eat The Yellow Snow/Zappa

2: A song you like with a number in the title – Revolution 9/Beatles

3: A song that reminds you of summertime – Summer In The City/Loving Spoonful

4: A song that reminds you of someone you would rather forget about – All Summer Long/Beach Boys

5: A song that needs to be played LOUD – Octivarium/Dream Theater

6: A song that makes you want to dance – Everybody Dance Now/CC & Company

7: A song to drive to – Gator County/Molly Hatchet

8: A song about drugs or alcohol – Sweet Leaf/Black Sabbath

9: A song that makes you happy – Let The Day Begin/The Call

10: A song that makes you sad – Gone Away/Offspring

11: A song that you never get tired of – American Idiot/Green Day

12: A song from your preteen years – Monster Mash/Bobby Pickett

13: One of your favorite 80’s songs – Beds Are Burning/Midnight Oil

14: A song that you would love played at your wedding -Kill The DJ/Green Day

15: A song that is a cover by another artist – No Quarter/Led Zeppelin & Maktub

16: One of your favorite classical songs – Ein Heldenlieben/Richard Strauss

17: A song that would sing a duet with on karaoke – Hole Hearted/Extreme

18: A song from the year that you were born (this is wholly unfair) Hound Dog/Elvis

19: A song that makes you think about life – Johnny’s Camaro/David Wilcox

20: A song that has many meanings to you – New #1/Bob Mould

21: A favorite song with a person’s name in the title – About Mrs. Leslie/Galactic Cowboys

22: A song that moves you forward – Certain Shade of Green/Incubus

23: A song that you think everybody should listen to – Led Boots/Jeff Beck

24: A song by a band you wish were still together – Majestic/Screamin’ Cheetah Wheelies

25: A song by an artist no longer living – Imagine/John Lennon

26: A song that makes you want to fall in love – Teenage Dirtbag/Wheatus

27: A song that breaks your heart – Old Man/Neil Young

28: A song by an artist with a voice that you love – Memorial Day/Carly Simon

29: A song that you remember from your childhood – Bristol Stomp/Dovells

30: A song that reminds you of yourself – Bell Boy/The Who

 

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13 responses to “haven’t done one of these in awhile

  1. You’re quite the eclectic audiofile … great list!

  2. Too bad I cannot post more than one link at a time…this one begs for links to songs on Youtube…

    Bill

  3. snowelf

    awesomeness!! 🙂 The wedding song made me laugh, and do you know, I used to be terrified of that midnight oil song–isn’t that funny!!
    Happy T-day!
    –snow

  4. I am going to have to tackle this in several tranches; that 80’s one is tough, there are so many. Hope these links do not get detected as such by WordPress.

    1: A song you like with a color in the title – Crystal Blue Persuasion/Tommy James & The Shondells

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2821Jvnaeg8

    2: A song you like with a number in the title – Strawberry Lettter 23/Brothers Johnson

    http://www.geezer-tunes.com/watch-video/?song_id=9178

    3: A song that reminds you of summertime – In The Summertime/Mungo Jerry

    http://www.geezer-tunes.com/watch-video/?song_id=7357

    4: A song that reminds you of someone you would rather forget about – We Are The Ones Song/will.i.am

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ghSJsEVf0pU&list=PLCEB9A5E56A5E7705

    5: A song that needs to be played LOUD – Limelight/Rush

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uwXjnVICb3I

    7: A song to drive to – Radar Love/Golden Earring

    http://www.geezer-tunes.com/watch-video/?song_id=3338

    8: A song about drugs or alcohol – Cocaine/Eric Clapton

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pJyQpAiMXkg

    16: One of your favorite classical songs – Dance of the Knights/Prokofiev

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DUmq1cpcglQ

    Bill

  5. 6: A song that makes you want to dance – Everybody Dance Now/CC & Company YES!!!!!!! I can’t not dance to that song.

    14: A song that you would love played at your wedding -Kill The DJ/Green Day
    This works too because I wanted to kill our DJ. He was an idiot. who failed to provide the song we chose for our first dance after announcing us to the theme from Rocky. What a dipshit.

    I’ve needed a meme to twist. gonna steal this one.

  6. After a long, cold and icy weekend, all I have to offer is:

    23: A song that you think everybody should listen to – Let it Snow/Captain Picard and the crew of the USS Enterprise

    Bill

  7. The next batch…

    3: A song that reminds you of summertime – Turn Down Day/The Cyrkle http://www.geezer-tunes.com/watch-video/?song_id=9271

    Another one. All this time, I thought The Beatles did this one. No wonder I could never find it.

    6: A song that makes you want to dance – Stray Cat Strut/Stray Cats http://www.geezer-tunes.com/watch-video/?song_id=3607

    9: A song that makes you happy – Pat a Pan/Mannheim Steamroller http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dXq7XcAO3nA

    or Fum Fum Fum/Mannheim Steamroller http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JC9vdXDAn0o

    or It Came Upon A Midnight Clear/Sixpence None the Richer http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w9MH_EWNP9c

    10: A song that makes you sad – The End/The Doors http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JSUIQgEVDM4

    11: A song that you never get tired of – Crockett’s Theme/Jan Hammer http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_UmOY6ek_Y4

    or The Final Countdown/Europe http://www.geezer-tunes.com/watch-video/?song_id=5602

    12: A song from your preteen years – Too Late To Turn Back Now/Cornelius Brothers & Sister Rose http://www.geezer-tunes.com/watch-video/?song_id=3173

    or Woodstock/Matthews’ Southern Comfort http://www.geezer-tunes.com/watch-video/?song_id=7230

    14: A song that you would love played at your wedding – I Melt With You/Modern English http://www.geezer-tunes.com/watch-video/?song_id=3487

    15: A song that is a cover by another artist – Always Something There To Remind Me/Naked Eyes http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=blwc8myYLWA

    17: A song that would sing a duet with on karaoke – Summer Wine/Nancy Sinatra and Lee Hazlewood http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mQiDs9tKZv4

    or Some Velvet Morning/Nancy Sinatra and Lee Hazlewood http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C2PbG6KQKsE

    18: A song from the year that you were born – Sleepwalk/Santo and Johnny http://www.geezer-tunes.com/watch-video/?song_id=8423

    19: A song that makes you think about life – Spirit in the Sky/Norman Greenbaum http://www.geezer-tunes.com/watch-video/?song_id=11168

    Aboard the Aquarius, the Lunar Module turned life raft, the crew of Apollo 13 huddled in the dark and cold cabin having turned the light and heat down low to conserve precious battery power in their crippled spacecraft. A portable cassette, it own batteries also running low, floated about their heads playing this tune to men whose fates were far from certain.

    21: A favorite song with a person’s name in the title – Mary, Did You Know/Kathy Mattea http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VXK50lsrdq4

    then there is Amanda/Boston http://www.geezer-tunes.com/watch-video/?song_id=10805

    or Sara/Fleetwood Mac http://www.geezer-tunes.com/watch-video/?song_id=3264

    a different Sara/Jefferson Starship http://www.geezer-tunes.com/watch-video/?song_id=6296

    cannot forget Delilah/Tom Jones http://www.geezer-tunes.com/watch-video/?song_id=10221

    Rosanna/Toto http://www.geezer-tunes.com/watch-video/?song_id=3974

    Julie Do You Love Me/Bobby Sherman http://www.geezer-tunes.com/watch-video/?song_id=11499

    Jessica/The Allman Brothers Band http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Oidm5Zfw_SA

    Eleanor Rigby/The Beatles http://www.geezer-tunes.com/watch-video/?song_id=11260

    and for something from the deep end, Timothy/The Buoys http://www.geezer-tunes.com/watch-video/?song_id=9186

    24: A song by a band you wish were still together – Welcome to the Machine/Pink Floyd http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9qEsTCTuajE

    25: A song by an artist no longer living – There’s A Kind Of Hush/Carpenters (Karen) http://www.geezer-tunes.com/watch-video/?song_id=9059

    or She’s Like The Wind/Patrick Swayze http://www.geezer-tunes.com/watch-video/?song_id=7562

    26: A song that makes you want to fall in love – More Than a Woman/Tavares http://www.geezer-tunes.com/watch-video/?song_id=3619

    27: A song that breaks your heart – Old Man/Neil Young http://www.geezer-tunes.com/watch-video/?song_id=7425

    Hard to beat yours.

    28: A song by an artist with a voice that you love – Self Control/Laura Branigan http://www.geezer-tunes.com/watch-video/?song_id=6903

    29: A song that you remember from your childhood – Soulful Strut/Young-Holt Unlimited http://www.geezer-tunes.com/watch-video/?song_id=10509

    The host of a local morning kids’ TV show used to play this as bumper music.

    Bill

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