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Favorite Song, with video
« on: December 10, 2011, 11:51:31 PM »
Here's another good getting to know you game -- post a video of one of your favorite songs, a song you always like just a much the next time you hear it as the first time you heard it.

Mine is the Beatles Blackbird

(and Bruce, you can post whatever else you want but I'd appreciate if you'd also repost that "DirtyDeeds Done Dirt Cheap" video -- I've been trying to find the original post but I just can't)
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Re: Favorite Song, with video
« Reply #1 on: December 10, 2011, 11:56:50 PM »
Blackbird is a beautiful song. A song I never get tired of is Holy Diver by Dio.
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Re: Favorite Song, with video
« Reply #2 on: December 11, 2011, 12:43:08 AM »
I can't say I have one favorite song above all others.  There are, however, many songs which I dig a lot and/or may have influence me musically in one way or another.  A few examples are:

Dream Theater's - Metropolis Part I

Jason Becker's - The End of the Beginning

In Flames - Zombie Inc.


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Re: Favorite Song, with video
« Reply #3 on: December 11, 2011, 12:44:31 AM »
I can't say I have one favorite song above all others.  There are, however, many songs which I dig a lot and/or may have influence me musically in one way or another.  A few examples are:

Dream Theater's - Metropolis Part I


Awesome song. In fact, the whole album is just amazing and that is my favorite track on it.
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Re: Favorite Song, with video
« Reply #4 on: December 11, 2011, 01:50:39 AM »
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Re: Favorite Song, with video
« Reply #5 on: December 11, 2011, 02:32:13 AM »
I can't say I have one favorite song above all others.  There are, however, many songs which I dig a lot and/or may have influence me musically in one way or another.  A few examples are:

Dream Theater's - Metropolis Part I


Awesome song. In fact, the whole album is just amazing and that is my favorite track on it.

I approve of your musical tastes  ;D

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Re: Favorite Song, with video
« Reply #6 on: December 11, 2011, 02:40:41 AM »
+1 xSilverPhinx ;D

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I let the music speak for itself :)
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Re: Favorite Song, with video
« Reply #7 on: December 11, 2011, 03:26:28 AM »
WOODKID - Iron

Thats a top track, pity the rest of his EP didn't have the same vibe.

That a hard choice to make so just picked what I have been listening to a lot recently.

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Re: Favorite Song, with video
« Reply #8 on: December 11, 2011, 09:50:59 AM »
I tried to limit myself, honest, there's no Marley, Pink Floyd, Cure or Richard Clapton.

Lou Reed Perfect Day

Beth Orton Sweetest Decline

Sisters of Mercy - Beth Orton

Harry Manx - Bring That Thing

Natalie Merchant, Michael Stipe, Billy Bragg

Paul Kelly - Deeper Water

Nick Drake - Northern Sky

Ben Harper Diamonds on the Inside

Xavier Rudd - Messages

Neil Young Helpless

Bob Dylan Forever Young

Pogues Dirty Old Town

The Rolling Stones - Sympathy For The Devil

Yer Blues John Lennon, Eric Clapton, Keith Richards and Mitch Mitchell

Midnight Oil - Pictures

Van Morrison Astral Weeks

Cattle and Cain - The Go Betweens

Cowboy Junkies - Sweet Jane

Talking Heads - Psycho Killer

Joy Division - Love Will Tear Us Apart

Bowie - Heroes

Iggy Pop - Lust For Life

Led Zeppelin - Travelling Riverside Blues

Downtown train - Tom Waits

The Breeders - CannonBall

Pixies- Monkey Gone To Heaven


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Re: Favorite Song, with video
« Reply #9 on: December 11, 2011, 10:25:08 AM »
Good thread BCE!

Night boat to Cairo - Madness never fails to raise my spirits  ;D
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Re: Favorite Song, with video
« Reply #10 on: December 11, 2011, 11:42:51 AM »
I can't say I have one favorite song above all others.  There are, however, many songs which I dig a lot and/or may have influence me musically in one way or another.  A few examples are:

Dream Theater's - Metropolis Part I


Awesome song. In fact, the whole album is just amazing and that is my favorite track on it.

I approve of your musical tastes  ;D
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Re: Favorite Song, with video
« Reply #11 on: December 11, 2011, 12:56:34 PM »
This is causing my head to hurt...

I've narrowed it down as best I can.

1) In the Heat of the Night - Whitesnake

2) Black - Pearl Jam (in a particular mood or sufficient alcohol, this will tear me up)

After the top two, it becomes more difficult...

3) (Welcome Home) Sanitarium - Metallica

4) Symphony Of Destruction - Megadeth

5) Mistreated - Dio (live version from Inferno: Last In Live)

Tied for 6 & 7) A Secret Place & Prince of Darkness - Megadeth

8/9) Death before Dishonor & Bad Company - Five Finger Death Punch

And a bonus track appropriate for today's political climate:
Elected - Alice Cooper

Oh, I know the OP wants a video, but some of these songs video's are junk (In the Heat of the Night) and some I have never seen.
« Last Edit: December 11, 2011, 01:12:15 PM by Gawen »
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Re: Favorite Song, with video
« Reply #12 on: December 11, 2011, 01:01:55 PM »
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Re: Favorite Song, with video
« Reply #13 on: December 11, 2011, 01:14:53 PM »
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Fixed it for ya...
« Last Edit: December 11, 2011, 01:17:11 PM by Gawen »
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Re: Favorite Song, with video
« Reply #14 on: December 11, 2011, 10:10:17 PM »
Alright, so here are some other songs I never seem to get tired of:

Alter Bridge - Blackbird (Not a cover of the Beatles song)
Judas Priest Dissident Aggressor (Man, what a voice Rob Halford used to have...)
Led Zeppelin - The Ocean
Megadeth - Holy Wars... The Punishment Due
Metallica - The Unforgiven
Motörhead - Damage Case
Pantera - I'm Broken

Too lazy to post any more right now.
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