Posts Tagged ‘britpop’

Songs about Sex (or not)

March 26, 2015

1.Rumour Has It-Adele
2.Get Lucky-Daft Punk Feat. Pharrell Williams
3.R U Mine?-Arctic Monkeys
4.She Drives Me Crazy-Fine Young Cannibals
5.Howlin’ for You-The Black Keys
6.We Looked Like Giants-Death Cab For Cutie
7.You Shook Me All Night Long-AC/DC
8.Boom-Flight of the Conchords
9.Why Don’t We Do It In The Road?-The Beatles
10.Let’s Spend The Night Together-David Bowie
11.Rebel Yell-Billy Idol
12.What Would You Do-Bastille
13.Come Together-The Beatles
14.Love Removal Machine-The Cult
15.Tyrant-The Bravery
16.Exquisite Corpse-Hedwig And The Angry Inch
17.Enjoy the Silence-Depeche Mode
18.Locked Out of Heaven-Bruno Mars
19.If U Seek Amy-Britney Spears
20.Latch (feat. Sam Smith)-Disclosure


Revenge of The Maddeningly Awesome Mixtape!

November 7, 2014

Pt. II

1. What Would You Do?- Bastille
2. Rather Be- Pentatonix
3. Girl, You’ll Be A Woman Soon- Urge Overkill
4. Do You Want To Know A Secret?- The Beatles
5. Don’t Gotta Work it Out- Fitz and The Tantrums
6. Well Thought Out Twinkles- Silversun Pickups
7. Mahna Mahna- CAKE
8. Blame It On The Girls- MIKA
9. Straw Hat And Old Dirty Hank- Barenaked Ladies
10. Say It Ain’t So- Weezer
11. Everlasting Light- Black Keys
12. Shut Your Mouth- Garbage
13. Savoy Truffle- The Beatles
14. Barton Hollow- The Civil Wars
15. Shameless- Lissie
16. Rain King- The Counting Crows
17. Take It Off- Ke$ha
18. Durban Skies- Bastille
19. 11:59- Michael Franti and Spearhead
20. Perfect World- Broken Bells
21. Hysteria- Muse

Yet another new playlist: Ooh La La

March 7, 2014

1.Paris (Ooh La La)- Grace Potter and The Nocturnals

2. Book Of Endings- Adam Pascal

3. Happy- Pharrell Williams

4. Believer- American Authors

5. Things We Lost In The Fire- Bastille

6. Boys- The Beatles

7. Every Teardrop is A Waterfall- Coldplay

8. Mahna Mahna- CAKE

9. Nothing But Trouble- Phantogram

10. Lose Yourself To Dance- Daft Punk featuring Pharrell Williams

11. The Only Way- Filter

12. Pilot Can At The Queer of God- The Flaming Lips

13. Only Happy When It Rains- Garbage

14. Barrel of A Gun- Guster

15. Harder To Breathe- Maroon 5

16. Animal- Miike Snow

17. Lovecraft in Brooklyn- The Mountain Goats

18. Skinny Love- Birdy

19. These Streets- Paolo Nutini

Playlist time: Night Work

February 3, 2014

I don’t have any creative title for this one, but I am very proud of what I came up with in an extremely rushed and slapdash manner.  It’s delightfully queer, with a plethora of robotic noises, Album of The Year winners (Daft Punk), my favorite Broadway star of all time,  the lady that makes us go gaga, Glamtastic fun, Industrial, grungey and very dancy, delightfully American and International in equal portions.  Enjoy!

1. Night Work- Scissor Sisters

2. Do What U Want- Lady Gaga and R. Kelly

3. Civilian- Adam Pascal

4. Instant Crush- Daft Punk with Julian Casablancas( of The Strokes)

5. Heart In A Cage- The Strokes

6. I Am The Walrus- The Beatles

7. Midnight Radio- Hedwig and The Angry Inch

8. Harder You Get- Scissor Sisters

9. Artpop- Lady Gaga

10. Survival- Muse

11. Stupid Girl- Neil Young and Crazy Horse

12. The Distance- CAKE

13. Radio- Lana Del Rey

14. Recognizer- Daft Punk

15. How- The Neighbourhood

16. Home Is A Fire- Death Cab For Cutie

17. Tell Me How To Live- Capital Cities

18. Packt Like Sardines In A Crushd Tin Box- Radiohead

19. Sin- Nine Inch Nails



Playlisting: Awake and Dreaming

January 24, 2014

19 tracks of pure excitement, genre crossing, ocean spanning, underwater mountain climbing sort of excitement. Take a look and consider taking a few listens. 🙂

1. On Top Of The World- Imagine Dragons

2. Everybody’s Watching Me(Uh Oh)- The Neighbourhood

3. White Teeth Teens- Lorde

4. Politics in Space- Kate Miller-Heidke

5. Center Stage- Capital Cities

6. Sunburn- Muse

7. Runaway- Grace Potter and The Nocturnals

8. Supergirl- Kate Miller-Heidke

9. Things That Stop You Dreaming- Passenger

10. Normal Person- Arcade Fire

11. A Taste Of Honey- The Beatles

12. Overbiter- Say Anything

13. Take A Walk- Passion Pit

14. The Tourist- Radiohead

15. In The Meantime- Spacehog

16. Bad Drug- Tristan Prettyman

17. New Fang- Them Crooked Vultures

18. Carmelina- Matthew Good Band

19. Breathe Me- Sia

Playlist time: A number of things I like.

January 24, 2014

I asked her what sort of theme she wanted for a mix cd, since I’m all about trying to make songs fit together well, no matter what they are. She told me to just put some favorite songs on it, and so I did, but didn’t think it explained my favorite songs well enough. So I gave her two cds. So here are 37 awesome tracks for you to sink your ears into.

1, Helter Skelter- The Beatles

2. Sweater Weather- The Neighbourhood

3. Chasing You- Capital Cities

4. Feeling Good- Muse

5. Rain- Mika

6. Hairdresser on Fire- Morrissey

7. Ready To Start- Arcade Fire

8. Easy To Crash- CAKE

9. Selfless, Cold, And Composed- Ben Folds Five

10. I’m Alive(Life Sounds Like)- Michael Franti and Spearhead

11. Somewhere Over The Rainbow- Melody Gardot

12. Team- Lorde

13. Howl- Florence & The Machine

14. Crooked Teeth- Death Cab For Cutie

15. Clocks- Coldplay

16. White Lies- Stacy Clark

17. Voices Carry- Till Tuesday

18. Shout- Tears For Fears

19. Let It Go- The Neighbourhood

20. Faust Arp- Radiohead

21. Jumper- Third Eye Blind

22. Pillars- Sunny Day Real Estate

23. Disarm- Smashing Pumpkins

24. Islands- The XX

25. Rock n’ Roll- The Sounds

26. Tomorrow Comes Today- Gorillaz

27. Trying To Pull Myself Away- Glen Hansard

28. Fallen Empires- Snow Patrol

29. So Good- Say Anything

30. Make Believe- Silversun Pickups

31. Demons- Imagine Dragons

32. Hey Bulldog- The Beatles

33. Throwing Shade- Abe Vigoda

34. Up All Night- Blink-182

35. All Along The Watchtower- U2

36. Lifes For The Living- Passenger

37. Madness- Muse

Playlist: Resolutions, second chances, and new starts! And also a bit of too little too late.

January 1, 2014

Happy New Year everybody!  A playlist I made about a week ago is here to really capture the mood of the changes that come with the mark of the new year.

1. Airbag- Radiohead

2. The Divide- Grace Potter and The Nocturnals

3. Ah Ha- Under the Influence of Giants

4. Wake Up- Arcade Fire

5. The New Year- Death Cab For Cutie

6. Next Year- Two Door Cinema Club

7. Thoughts of A Dying Atheist- Muse

8. We Exist- Arcade Fire

9. Lovesong- Adele

10. 365 Days- ZZ Ward

11. If The Stars Were Mine- Melody Gardot

12. High And Dry- Radiohead

13. The Fall of Man- Matthew Good Band

14. Blackbird- The Beatles

15. Take, Take, Take- The White Stripes

16. City of Delusion- Muse

17. The Lion, The Beast, The Beat- Grace Potter and The Nocturnals