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Old 03-11-2014, 01:57 PM
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I've always been horrendously ignorant of who sings my favorite songs. It would take me a very looong time to research a top-ten list, with artists and styles from the 1800s to now.

My current favorite is "Everything is Awesome" from the Lego movie. It's a very happy, stupid song that just makes you feel good. That is fortunate, because it takes over a week to get it out of your head! (Like "Call Me Maybe" from a couple of years ago.)
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Old 03-11-2014, 05:51 PM
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What's an "album"?

Farewell to Nova Scotia - Schooner Fare
Rescuers Down Under Soundtrack - Bruce Broughton (In particular the ending credits)
9th Symphony - Anton Dvorak
Rhiannon - Fleetwood Mac
Spanish Dance - Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (From the Nutcracker ballet)
Goodnight Moon - Shivaree (Kill Bill 2 soundtrack)
Overture to Carmen - Georges Bizet
Zombie - Cranberries
Hotel California - Eagles (Acoustic version)
Libera Me - Gabriel Faure (Requiem)
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contrary, that is a great list! I share your love of the Cranberries and Faure's Requiem
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The best way I've found to make a playlist is to have everything organized by genre, and then adjusting the playlist by percentage of each genre in the mix. You get some really weird/fun song combinations that way.
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Default The Allman Brothners

"Everybody wants to know where Jimmy has gone.
He left town, I doubt if he's coming back home..."


Once again, the ride into work reminds of another song that would have been in my top 10 if I'd have thought of it when I made the list. The Allman Brothers' No One to Run With. What a great song that was.
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Old 03-19-2014, 08:27 PM
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Default calm and peaceful music

I like the calming sound of the instruments in an album called "From Montana to the Sea" by earthpassage. This group also made a peaceful album called "Quiet Paths"
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Old 03-24-2014, 01:46 PM
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No way could I narrow it down to ten. In no particular order:

Klezmer Conservatory Band - Miserlou
Blackout Allstars - I like It Like That
Leonard Cohen - Hey, That's No Way to Say Goodbye
Bob Marley & the Wailers - Get Up Stand Up
Miri Mesika - Tipa Tipa
Butthole Surfers - Pepper
Carpenters - A Song For You
Clash - Should I Stay or Should I Go
Noa (Achinoam Nini) - Mishaela
DJ Sammy & Do - Heaven
Fleetwood Mac - Silver Springs
Hadag Nachash - Shir Nehama
Neeraj Sridhar - Bhool Bhulaiyaa
Idan Rachael - Bo'i (Boee)
Melodians - Rivers of Babylon
Karla Bonoff - Someone to Lay Down Beside Me
Third World - Try Jah Love
Talking Heads - Take Me to the River
Shiri Maimon - HaSheket Shenishar
Sarit Hadad - Yalla Lech Habaytach Moti
Prelude - After the Goldrush
Parliament - Give Up the Funk
Ofra Haza - Jerusalem of Gold (Yerushalayim Shel Zahav)
Natacha Atlas - Mistaneek

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