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Re: Your favourite song -- TODAY
« Reply #30 on: September 02, 2006, 03:16:02 PM »
Today's song for me: "Hakuna Matata"
My childrenve been playing that stpid song all day, and now *I* can't get it out of my head  ::)

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Re: Your favourite song -- TODAY
« Reply #31 on: September 03, 2006, 08:11:45 AM »
Day of the Baphomets by The Mars Volta

People love to hate this band because they're so pretentious, but I love it.  Every new album, every impenetrable lyric*, every unexpected sound ("did they just change drum kits in mid-song?"), every over-long guitar segment, all the surpisingly effective (and well-hidden) melodies and hooks, the epic-ness of thier songs...it's all just one big mind-**** and I love them for it.

Some lyrics:

Nova meat
The prude slit whisper
Of bovine heaps
Strapped to unearth
Of mantis flowers
Prunefingers who tug
In a zealot's shroud
I will scald supreme truth
As it touches this house
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Re: Your favourite song -- TODAY
« Reply #32 on: September 04, 2006, 01:01:27 PM »
I really love the song My Immortal by Evanesence.

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Re: Your favourite song -- TODAY
« Reply #33 on: September 05, 2006, 04:01:50 AM »
Werewolves of London - heard it on the radio this morning and had great fun singing along in the car..

Carrie

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Re: Your favourite song -- TODAY
« Reply #34 on: September 05, 2006, 06:55:07 AM »
Was listening to Prelude to La Traviata earlier today, a fantastic piece of music!
"Hell? There is no heaven, there is no hell, there is only this place, the land of the dead, my friend..."

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Re: Your favourite song -- TODAY
« Reply #35 on: September 05, 2006, 06:59:51 AM »
Today it's "The Queen is Dead" by the Smiths: 

"she said I know you and you cannot sing;  I said that's nothing you should hear me play piano!"
"You do not need to leave your room. Remain sitting at your table and listen. Do not even listen, simply wait, be quiet still and solitary. The world will freely offer itself to you to be unmasked, it has no choice, it will roll in ecstasy at your feet." - Kafka

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« Reply #36 on: September 05, 2006, 08:45:15 AM »
Right now....Hail and Kill....by Manowar

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« Reply #37 on: September 05, 2006, 10:29:53 AM »
Ozzy Osbourne

Momma I'm coming home

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Re: Your favourite song -- TODAY
« Reply #38 on: September 05, 2006, 10:38:12 AM »
I don't know if I'm breaking my own rules by changing my favourite song of the day (I've finished work early today and am trying to motivate myself to clean the house by listening to music)

anyway, I'll stay with the Smiths, but am changing my vote to (edit again:  "What difference does it make") -- reminds me of what it was like to be in my teens, and not with regret!  How funny to think that, in 1984, I thought Morrissey could see into my subconscious :)

...but as I work through the album, I must ask myself, can I really choose a favourite Smiths song?  Better choose a different genre...

(euw -- now I've realised that there's one Smith's song I've never liked, and that's "please please please, let me get what I want".  rubbish.  Oh but wait, that's not the theme of this thread, is it?  I'm procrastinating with the house cleaning now, aren't I?)
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"You do not need to leave your room. Remain sitting at your table and listen. Do not even listen, simply wait, be quiet still and solitary. The world will freely offer itself to you to be unmasked, it has no choice, it will roll in ecstasy at your feet." - Kafka

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Re: Your favourite song -- TODAY
« Reply #39 on: September 06, 2006, 08:41:52 AM »
Fade to Black   
Metallica

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« Reply #40 on: September 06, 2006, 08:43:56 AM »
Dep Leppard "Pour some sugar on me"

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« Reply #41 on: September 06, 2006, 08:45:56 AM »
Ooooh good choice    ;)

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Re: Your favourite song -- TODAY
« Reply #42 on: September 06, 2006, 08:52:27 AM »
My Red Hot Car - squarepusher
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« Reply #43 on: September 06, 2006, 08:53:48 AM »
my favriote song is i seen her first , heartland

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Re: Your favourite song -- TODAY
« Reply #44 on: September 06, 2006, 09:11:25 AM »
In the Aeroplane Over the Sea - Neutral Milk Hotel
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