Saturday, July 01, 2006

Hardest. Meme. Ever.

Wow, Bookhart. You really threw down the meme gauntlet. This one was TOUGH. But fun.

The Up to Three Music Meme!!

Songs that I Loathe to the Core of My Being:
We Built This City—Starship (Really. Is there a shittier song?)
Walk Like an Egyptian—The Bangles
Mony Mony—Billy Idol

Musical Artists I Loathe to the Core of My Being:
Toby Fucking Keith
Celine Fucking Dion
P. Fucking Diddy

Rolling Stones Songs I Love:
Faraway Eyes
Torn & Frayed
Prodigal Son

Beatles Songs I Love:
Because
In My Life
If I Needed Someone

Who Songs I Love:
Me no likey The Who, so I’m putting Pink Floyd songs I love:
Goodbye, Blue Sky
Wish You Were Here
Us and Them

Reggae Songs I Love:
Walking On the Moon—The Police
Could You Be Loved—Bob Marley
Red, Red Wine—UB40

Country Songs I Love:
Tattle Tale Tears—Faron Young
Long, Black Veil—Lefty Frizzell
Silver Wings—Merle Haggard

Movie Soundtracks I Love:
Cotton Club
Xanadu
Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood

Musical Soundtracks I Love:
I got nuthin’ except "The Wiz". So I’ll give you three more movie soundtracks I love:
Ghostworld
Stealing Beauty
Boogie Nights

Cover Songs I Love:
Across the Universe—Rufus Wainright
Alone Again Or—Calexico
Man Who Sold the World—Nirvana

Contemporary Top-40 Artists I Secretly Love:
Justin Timberlake (but it’s not really a secret, is it)
Gwen Stefani/No Doubt
Beyoncé

Songs That Bring Me To Tears:
Blue Eyes Crying in the Rain, Willie Nelson
Breathe Me, Sia
Into the Sunset, Neil Finn

Songs That Make Me Shake My Ass:
Black Sweat—Prince
Gold Digger—Kanye West
Crazy—Gnarls Barkley

Classical Composers I Love:
Vivaldi
Satie
Mozart

Rap/Hip-Hop Songs I Love:
Vivrant Thing, Q-Tip
How Do You Want It, 2Pac w/K-Ci and Jo-Jo
The Fabulous Ones, Blackalicious

70s Disco Songs I Love:
I Feel Love, Donna Summer
I Was Made for Loving You, Kiss
More Than a Woman, Bee Gees

70s Supergroup Songs I Love:
Melissa, Allman Bros.
Simple Man, Lynyrd Skynrd
Red Barchetta, Rush

Metal Songs I Love:
Too Young to Fall In Love—Motley Crue
Some Heads Are Gonna Roll—Judas Priest
Stinkfist--Tool

New Wave Songs I Love:
Love In Itself, Depeche Mode
The Killing Moon, Echo and the Bunnymen
Planet Earth, Duran Duran

Soul/R&B Songs I Love:
That’s What My Heart Needs—Otis Redding
He Loves Me—Jill Scott
Overjoyed—Stevie Wonder

Power Ballads I Love:
Lights—Journey
Waiting for a Girl Like You—Foreigner
Sister Christian—Night Ranger

Pre Rock-n-Roll Era Songs I Love:
Ill Wind—Ella Fitzgerald’s version
Be My Life’s Companion—Rosemary Clooney’s or The Mills Bros. version
Ain’t That a Kick in the Head—Dean Martin’s version

Punk Songs I Love:
Dirty Boots—Sonic Youth
I Wanna Be Your Dog—The Stooges
Lithium—Nirvana

Singer/Songwriter Songs I Love:
Waiting for my Real Life to Begin—Colin Hay
Save Me—Aimee Mann
Live Forever—Billy Joe Shaver

Music Videos I Love:
Sabotage, Beastie Boys
Big Me, Foo Fighters
Karma Police, Radiohead

None of the Above Songs I Love:
Autumn Sweater, Yo La Tengo
Nautical Disaster, The Tragically Hip
Independence Day, Elliott Smith

Guilty Pleasures:
Toxic, Britney Spears
Drive, Incubus
Yeah!, Usher

Songs to Have Sex To:
Simply Beautiful, Al Green
Cracklin’ Water, Giant Sand
Fade Into You, Mazzy Star

4 comments:

Eileen the Jellomonster said...

OMG, I love the Xanadu soundtrack also. I feel like such a dork. Nice post.

I hope to have the incense pic soon. Stay tuned!

Eileen :)

Millardman said...

"Into The Sunset", "The Killing Moon"...tak ethe same vein to me.
And yes, I have the Xanadu Soundrack.....

Mama Malcontent said...

Bravo! It's sort of like the Sophie's Choice of music- I know how hard it was for you!

Good call on "Ill Wind" and I was trying to find a spot for Independence Day.

You lost me with the metal.

Karla said...

u r so kewl.

I have no idea who many of the bands are, or the songs.

u rawk.

dood.

Benadryl Karla