Music

Music Log 2013-2014

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  • Most of the new (to me) albums I've heard over that last 2 years or so that I enjoyed enough to list. Drone is has gradually become my favorite musical form.

  • In alphabetical order - next year I'll list them chronologically.

The oldest living Eurovision artists from every year

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  • 1956: LYS ASSIA 1924 - Switzerland
  • 1957: MARGOT HIELSCHER 1919 - Germany
  • 1958: MARGOT HIELSCHER 1919 - Germany
  • 1959: TEDDY JOHNSON 1920 - United Kingdom
  • 1960: NORA BROCKSTEDT 1923 - Norway
  • 1961: NORA BROCKSTEDT 1923 - Norway
  • 1962: JEAN PHILIPPE 1931 - Switzerland
  • 1963: JØRGEN INGMANN 1925 - Denmark
  • 1964: NORA NOVA 1928 - Germany
  • 1965: UDO JÜRGENS 1934 - Austria
  • 1966: MILLY SCOTT 1933 - Netherlands
  • 1967: THERESE STEINMETZ

Clone of 200 Greatest Rock Ballads

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  • 1. Imagine - John Lennon
  • 2. Bridge Over Troubled Water - Simon & Garfunkel
  • 3. Let It Be - Beatles
  • 4. Crying - Roy Orbison
  • 5. Unchained Melody - Righteous Brothers
  • 6. Only The Lonely - Roy Orbison
  • 7. Hey Jude - Beatles
  • 8. Can't Help Falling In Love - Elvis Presley
  • 9. Tears in Heaven - Eric Clapton
  • 10. Yesterday - The Beatles
  • 11. All I Have To Do Is Dream - Everly Brothers
  • 12. Piano Man - Billy Joel
  • 13. Something - Beatles
  • 14. Knockin' On Heavens Door - Bob Dylan
  • 15. God Only Knows - Beach Boys
  • 16. You've Lost That Lovin' Feeling - Righteous Brothers
  • 17.

Please Recommend Music, Films or Paintings to Me

  • PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING NOTE AND THE "AUTHOR COMMENTS" SECTION BEFORE SENDING ANY RECOMMENDATIONS

  • NOTE: I have placed the categories in the order of how much I am currently focusing on them. Therefore, recommendations for the top-most categories are more likely (though not guaranteed) to be visited prior to the lower ones. The order will change from time to time, depending on what I am focusing on. Within each category, I will attempt to visit recommendations in the order received, though this is also not guaranteed.

1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die

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  1. Frank Sinatra - In The Wee Small Hours (1955)
  2. Duke Ellington - Ellington At Newport (1956)
  3. Elvis Presley - Elvis Presley (1956)
  4. Frank Sinatra - Songs For Swingin' Lovers!

Top 25 Songs of the 2000s

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  1. Feel Good Inc.- Gorillaz
  2. Hurt- Johnny Cash
  3. Wake Up- Arcade Fire
  4. Knights of Cydonia- Muse
  5. Prayer of the Refugee- Rise Against
  6. Viva La Vida- Coldplay
  7. Go with the Flow- Queens of the Stone Age
  8. Hey Ya- Outkast
  9. Fell in Love with a Girl- White Stripes
  10. Bring me to Life- Evanescence
  11. I am the Highway- Audioslave
  12. I bet you Look Good on the Dancefloor- Arctic Monkeys
  13. Rock for Sustainable Capitalism- Propagandhi
  14. The Joker and the Thief- Wolfmother
  15. Chop Suey- System of a Down
  16. Welcome to the Black Parade- My Chemical Romance
  17. In the End- Linkin Park
  18. Resistance- Muse
  19. No Rest for the Wicked-

Top 25 Songs of the 80s

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  1. Back in Black- AC/DC
  2. One- Metallica
  3. Welcome to the Jungle- Guns and Roses
  4. Leather and Lace- Stevie Nicks and Don Henley
  5. With or Without you- U2
  6. Ace of Spades- Motorhead
  7. The Trooper- Iron Maiden
  8. Everyday is like Sunday- Morrissey
  9. 1999- Prince
  10. Take Me Home Tonight- Eddie Money
  11. How Soon is Now- The Smiths
  12. Rock the Casbah- The Clash
  13. Living after Midnight- Judas Priest
  14. Strangelove- Depeche Mode
  15. Holiday in Cambodia- Dead Kennedys
  16. Every breath you Take- Police
  17. Living on a Prayer- Bon Jovi
  18. Summer of 69- Bryan Adams
  19. Somebody's Baby- Jackson Browne
  20. You Shook Me All Night Long- AC/DC

Top 25 Songs of the 70s

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  1. American Pie- Don Mclean
  2. Stairway to Heaven- Led Zeppelin
  3. Paranoid- Black Sabbath
  4. The Devil Went Down to Georgia- Charlie Daniels Band
  5. Bohemian Rhapsody- Queen
  6. London Calling- The Clash
  7. Carry on my Wayward Son- Kansas
  8. Let it Be- Beatles
  9. Bridge Over Troubled Water- Simon and Garfunkel
  10. Highway Star- Deep Purple
  11. Night Fever- Bee Gees
  12. Sultan of Swings- Dire Straights
  13. Lust for Life- Iggy Pop
  14. Hotel California- Eagles
  15. Blitzkrieg Bop- Ramones
  16. Layla- Derek and the Dominoes
  17. Changes- David Bowie
  18. One Love- Bob Marley
  19. Born to Run- Bruce Springstein
  20. Edge of Seventeen- Fleetwood Mac
  21. Burni

Top 25 Songs of the 60s

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  1. Unchained Melody- The Righteous Brothers
  2. In Dreams- Roy Orbison
  3. All Along the Watchtower- Jimi Hendrix
  4. Sympathy for the Devil- Rolling Stones
  5. Purple Haze- Jimi Hendrix
  6. The Sound of Silence- Simon and Garfunkel
  7. Yesterday- Beatles
  8. Paint it Black- Rolling Stones
  9. In my Life- Beatles
  10. Revolution- Beatles
  11. Heroin- Velvet Underground
  12. Like a Rolling Stone- Bob Dylan
  13. Baba O'Reilly- The Who
  14. Fortunate Son- Creedence Clearwater Revival
  15. My Way- Frank Sinatra
  16. Everyday People- Sly and the Family Stone
  17. Good Vibrations- The Beach Boys
  18. A Change is Gonna Come- Sam Cooke
  19. Suspicious Minds- Elvis Pr

Top 25 Songs of the 90s

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  1. Smells like Teen Spirit-Nirvana
  2. Jeremy- Pearl Jam
  3. Come as you are- Nirvana
  4. Hallelujah- Jeff Buckley
  5. Would- Alice in Chains
  6. Black Hole Sun- Soundgarden
  7. Wherever I may Roam- Metallica
  8. Shiny Happy People- REM
  9. Fear of the Dark- Iron Maiden
  10. Walk- Pantera
  11. Man in the Box- Alice in Chains
  12. Silent Lucidity- Queensryche
  13. Tears in Heaven- Eric Clapton
  14. Buddy Holly- Weezer
  15. Firestarter- Prodigy
  16. Gotta Go- Agnostic Front
  17. Intergalactic- Beastie Boys
  18. Don't Look Back in Anger- Oasis
  19. One- U2
  20. No Surprises- Radiohead
  21. Real World- Matchbox 20
  22. Friday I'm in Love- The Cure
  23. Dr