We all have those songs that remind us of certain
people: either specific memories or more of a general feeling,
distant past or the present. This is a collection of mine.
Scott C: "Still Alive" by GlaDOS, "I Will Follow You into the Dark" by Death Cab for Cutie, "No Myth" by Michael Penn, "Bruises" by Chairlift, "Bitter Heart" by Zee Avi, anything by Postal Service but especially "Recycled Air (Acoustic)," "Next Big Thing" by Material Issue, "Two Can Play" by the Eulogies, Jimmy Buffett, and lots more, so far...
Jon L: Esthero, The Rescues
Mike M: "Feel Like Makin Love" by Bad Company
Rebecca F: "Roses"
Tony M: "The Final Countdown"
Stephanie C: "The Final Countdown"
Kenichi K: "Freckles"
the theme to Rurouni Kenshin
Janelle B: Mike Doughty
Al C: The Who,
Christian H: Guster
Jon K: "Come Away With Me"
by Norah Jones, "Pinch Me" by Barenaked Ladies
Erin Mckeown, "Hot Dog" by Led Zeppelin, The Who - especially "Eminence Front"
"I Will Survive" by Gloria Gaynor
Everything by Catherine Wheel but especially the song "Futureboy",
"Blister" by Our Lady Peace, "I Need You (That
Thing You Do)" by The Wonders
"I Want You" by Lindsey Buckingham -- My official Summer
2000 Theme Song
Pretty much everything by Information Society but especially "Over
the Sea," "She Drives Me Crazy" by Fine Young Cannibals
"Ballad of Thunder Road" by Robert Mitchum
"Ballad of Thunder Road" by Robert Mitchum, "Does
your Chewing Gum Lose its Flavor (On the Bedpost Overnight)"
by Dr. Demento, "Duke of Earl" by Gene Chandler, "Witch
Doctor" by ?
Every song by Rick Nelson, "Sad Songs" by Elton John,
"Morning Train" by Sheena Easton, "9 to 5"
by Dolly Parton,
"Have You Forgotten" by Red House Painters
"Michael" by Red House Painters, "Never Coming
Back Again" by Lindsey Buckingham/Fleetwood Mac, "Tomorrow,
Wendy" by Concrete Blonde
Bob Marley at Silver Q :)
"Come What May" from the Moulin Rouge Soundtrack, "Again"
by Lenny Kravitz, "Everytime" by David Gray, "Brockwell
Park" by Red House Painters, "Thank You" by Dido,
"I Wanna Be With You" by Mandy Moore, "Everywhere
You Go" by Taxiride
"Wish You Were Here" by Pink Floyd, "How's It Gonna
Be" by Third Eye Blind, "Torn" by Natalie Imbruglia,
"Trailways" by Red House Painters, "Improvisation:
Gli uccelli di Carpi" by David Lanz
Chad E :"Bare"
by The Cure, in fact a lot of songs by them. "Heal the Pain"
by George Michael, "Somebody" by Depeche Mode, "For
The Dead" by Gene, "Mint Car" by The Cure along
with the entire Wild Mood Swings CD, "Love Song for a Savior"
by Jars Of Clay, "Kimberly Austin" by Porno for Pyros,
anything with Perry Farrell singing, For Squirrels, and "Smoke
and Ashes" by Tracy Chapman - which still takes me back to
those wonderful Sunday afternoons
"I Will Remember You" by Sarah McLachlan, "Heartsounds"
by David Lanz, "American Pie" by John McLean, Prince
"Hold My Hand" by Hootie and the Blowfish, anything
by Rush, "Freeze Frame" by The J.Geils Band, "What
I Like About You" by The Romantics, "American Girl"
by Tom Petty, "Adagio Cantabile" from 'Pathetique Sonata'
by Beethoven, "Love Disappears" by Jeffrey Gaines, "Hole
in My Heart" by BMX Bandits, "Breakfast at Tiffany's"
by Deep Blue Something, "Name" by Goo Goo Dolls, "Shine"
by Collective Soul, "D'yer Maker" by Led Zeppelin
"Come Out and Play" by Offspring
"Road to Nowhere" by Talking Heads
Most of the songs I own... But especially: "Fields of Gold"
by Sting, "Audrey's Eyes" by Velocity Girl, "Two
Princes" by Spin Doctors, everything by Jellyfish, "Dinner
Bell" by They Might Be Giants, "Dead and Bloated"
by Stone Temple Pilots, "Please Forgive Me" by Bryan
Adams, Poole, Holiday, BMX Bandits, East River Pipe, Ben Lee,
The Mountain Goats, the list goes on and on and on.....
"I Can't Put My Finger on It" by The Housemartins and
all of the other songs from that mix tape, anything by Nice Guy
Eddie, "Radiation Vibe" by Fountains of Wayne
"Money for Nothing" by Dire Straits
"Love Will Come to You" by Indigo Girls, Yes
"Break My Stride" by Matthew Wilder, "Scat Man"
by Scatman John, "St. Elmo's Fire" by John Parr
"Macarena" by whoever that was
"Bohemian Rhapsody" by Queen, "Love Shack"
by the B-52's. "To Be With You" by Mr. Big
"Rush" by Big Audio Dynamite
"Sexual" by Amber
"Oh, What a Night" by the Four Seasons
"My Best Day" by The Lightning Seeds
"Forgiveness" by Don Henley
"Shiny Happy People" by REM, "Comfortably Numb" by Pink Floyd
"Karma Chameleon" by Culture Club
"Beautiful Stranger" by Madonna
Shannon and Steven K:
"Push It" out in their front yard