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We were doing Desert Island Disks in English for a bit of fun and I was interested in what other people reckon! Basically you just say the eight pieces of music you'd take if you were on a desert island, the piece you'd take if you could only chose one, the book you'd take and the one luxury you'd have.
Here's mine (at the moment!)

1. Rachmaninov: 2nd Piano Concerto
2. Mozart: Requiem
3. Mahler: Symphony No. 5
4. Rimsky-Korsakov: Sheherazade
5. Beethoven: symphony no. 6
6. Rossini: The Italian Girl in Algiers
7. The Foundations: Build Me Up Buttercup
8. Blake: The Snowman
One piece: couldn't possibly say :confused:
Book: Lord of the Rings
Luxury: A grand piano. Possibly.
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(Original post by Eeyore)
We were doing Desert Island Disks in English for a bit of fun and I was interested in what other people reckon! Basically you just say the eight pieces of music you'd take if you were on a desert island, the piece you'd take if you could only chose one, the book you'd take and the one luxury you'd have.
Here's mine (at the moment!)

1. Rachmaninov: 2nd Piano Concerto
2. Mozart: Requiem
3. Mahler: Symphony No. 5
4. Rimsky-Korsakov: Sheherazade
5. Beethoven: symphony no. 6
6. Rossini: The Italian Girl in Algiers
7. The Foundations: Build Me Up Buttercup
8. Blake: The Snowman
One piece: couldn't possibly say :confused:
Book: Lord of the Rings
Luxury: A grand piano. Possibly.
Luxury: A bodyguard!!!
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Luxury: A bodyguard!!!
To protect me from the crabs! I can't stand crabs, they're scary!
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Luxury: A bodyguard!!!
Good point! Forgot about that one!

And leave the crabs out of it! They are innocent!
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1) 2ManyDJs - As heard on radio soulwax pt. 5
2) Hed Kandi - Disco Heaven 02.03
3) Coldplay - Rush of blood to the head
4) Nina Simone - Best Of
5) Stereo Total - Total Pop
6) Tatu - 200 Kmh In The Wrong Lane
7) Shakira - Laundry Service, washed & dried.
8) White Stripes - Elephant

Couldnt' decide on one. Burn them all as MP3s onto 1 CD maybe?

Luxury: Iridium Phone (with solar charger?)
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Hehe, another Rachmaninov fan. His 2nd Piano Concerto would be right at #1 for me also.
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Hehe, another Rachmaninov fan. His 2nd Piano Concerto would be right at #1 for me also.
I love that piece!
I'm also rather fond of Faure's 'Pavane pour une enfante defunte' and Debussy's 'Clair de Lune'
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1) Ataris - Anywhere but Here
2) New Found Glory - Sticks and stones
3) Funeral for a friend - Casually dressed and in deep conversation
4) Green Day - International Superhits
5) Blink 182 - Enema of the state
6) Metallica - Master of Puppets
7) Red Hot chilli peppers - californication
8) The Offspring - ixnay on the hombre

One piece: the ataris - anywhere but here
Book: Not really read enough to answer this one
Luxury: A sexy hot 16 year old
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1) Led Zeppelin Greatest Hits
2) Queen of the Damned Soundtrack
3) Jet- Get Born
4) Powderfinger- Vulture Street
5) Alanis Morrisette- Jagged Little Pill
6) Blondie- Parallel Lines
7) Kylie- Body Language
8) Chicago- The soundtrack.

ONe Piece) Chicago

Book) The Encyclopedia of Ancient Myths and Cultures.
Luxury:: Olando BLoom
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1. Europe - Prisoners in Paradise
2. Justin Hayward - Forever Autumn
3. Chess - Opening Ceremony
4. John Norum - In Your Eyes
5. Moody Blues - Vintage Wine
6. Plastic Bertrand - Ca Plane Pour Moi
7. Queen - Bohemian Rhapsody
8. Bon Jovi - Always


One piece : Difficult choice. As of right now Chess - Opening Ceremony, but its always changing
Book - Lord of The Rings, would last me a few days
Luxury - boyfriend, would hopefully last a bit longer
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1. radiohead: Ok computer
2. Blink 182: The enema strikes back
3. Billy Talent: (forget title)
4. The Chillout Session
5. Incubus: Make Yourself
6. King Prawn: Got the Thirst
7. moby: play
8. Greenday: Nimrod

One piece: arghh....ummm, radiohead
Book: 1984
Luxury: brad pitt
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