Day 14

Sep. 1st, 2010 01:56 am
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Day 01. Your favorite song - Peg, Steely Dan
Day 02. Your least favorite song - Takin' Care of Business, Bachman Turner Overdrive
Day 03. A song that makes you happy - Donkey Rhubarb, Aphex Twin
Day 04. A song that makes you sad - This Woman's Work, Kate Bush
Day 05. A song that reminds you of someone - Flakes, Frank Zappa
Day 06. A song that reminds you of somewhere - City of the Angels, Wang Chung
Day 07. A song that reminds you of a certain event - Stick Your Neck Out, Dot 3
Day 08. A song that you know all the words to - I Believe She's Lying, Jon Brion
Day 09. A song that you can dance to - Soft Core, Maurice & the Clichés
Day 10. A song that makes you fall asleep - Thursday Afternoon, Brian Eno
Day 11. A song from your favorite band - You're The Wish You Are I Had, XTC
Day 12. A song from a band you hate - You're Beautiful, James Blunt
Day 13. A song that is a guilty pleasure - Since U Been Gone, Kelly Clarkson
Day 14. A song that no one would expect you to love - Work It, Missy Elliott
Day 15. A song that describes you
Day 16. A song that you used to love but now hate
Day 17. A song that you hear often on the radio
Day 18. A song that you wish you heard on the radio
Day 19. A song from your favorite album
Day 20. A song that you listen to when you’re angry
Day 21. A song that you listen to when you’re happy
Day 22. A song that you listen to when you’re sad
Day 23. A song that you want to play at your wedding
Day 24. A song that you want to play at your funeral
Day 25. A song that makes you laugh
Day 26. A song that you can play on an instrument
Day 27. A song that you wish you could play
Day 28. A song that makes you feel guilty
Day 29. A song from your childhood
Day 30. Your favorite song at this time last year

Missy is my girl. I've loved her since I saw her video for The Rain [Supa Dupa Fly], which immediately impressed me with her inventiveness, resourcefulness, and the fact that she has a freakin' sense of humor— which I think has been lacking in hip hop for years and years.



Runner-Up: Fool In The Rain, Led Zeppelin

"But, dude! In Through The Out Door? That's when Zep sold out! Even Brock Sampson said so."

No, In Through The Out Door was when a group of musicians got bored with hackwork-loving mongoloids raising their lighters during Stairway, and decided to try new things. It's called musical growth. Look into it, you crybaby dirtheads.

Date: 2010-09-01 01:14 pm (UTC)
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From: [identity profile] goodolmike.livejournal.com
I don't know you that well, but I was indeed surprised about your choice.
I'm a big Missy Elliot fan, myself. She has done some really cool stuff.

Date: 2010-09-02 07:05 am (UTC)
From: [identity profile] mamoosh.livejournal.com
She's amazing. I heard Max Tundra loves her too.

Date: 2010-09-02 02:22 pm (UTC)
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From: [identity profile] goodolmike.livejournal.com
Never mind Timbaland. Missy and Max should do albums together. I'd be all over that.

Date: 2010-09-01 01:22 pm (UTC)
From: [identity profile] 50poundnote.livejournal.com
You summed up ITTOD perfectly. Growing up, the local classic rock station played this cut all the time - more so than Stairway. I love Bonham's drum work in this.

Date: 2010-09-02 07:01 am (UTC)
From: [identity profile] mamoosh.livejournal.com
The drums totally make this song.

Date: 2010-09-01 02:00 pm (UTC)
From: [identity profile] bigbear4xl.livejournal.com
In Through the Out Door is also the album where Jimmy Page was so strung out on heroin that he was hardly in the studio. Thus, the album is far more influenced by Robert Plant and John Paul Jones. This, Presence and Physical Graffiti are my 3 favorite Zep records.

Date: 2010-09-02 07:05 am (UTC)
From: [identity profile] mamoosh.livejournal.com
I had no idea about the Jimmy Page thing, but it accounts for a lot. I can't imagine he had much to do with All My Love.

Date: 2010-09-01 02:50 pm (UTC)
From: [identity profile] ranger1.livejournal.com
As phrases go, "hackwork-loving mongoloids" is just about perfect in every way.

Date: 2010-09-02 05:59 am (UTC)
From: [identity profile] mamoosh.livejournal.com
Thank you! I struggled with it.

Date: 2010-09-02 06:49 am (UTC)
From: [identity profile] dcmisner.livejournal.com
I hope you didn't struggle with "crybaby dirtheads", 'cause that was my fave.

Date: 2010-09-02 07:01 am (UTC)
From: [identity profile] mamoosh.livejournal.com
Oh, no, that came naturally.

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