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    Copied from another board. Imagine they're making a movie about your life. Choose 10 songs which would appear on the soundtrack, mine would be:

    1.) Mamas and Papas/Hi Grade - California Dreamin' OR Phantom Planet - California.
    2.) Cake - Short skirt/Long jacket
    3.) NERD - Rockstar
    4.) Pet Shop Boys - Go west
    5.) Mars Volta - Inertiatic Esp
    6.) Smashing Pumpkins - Disarm
    7.) Thursday - War All Of The Time
    8.) The cure - Killing an Arab
    9.) Blink 182 - Dammit
    10.) Smash Mouth - All Star!
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    For memories etc

    1) Joy Division - Love Will Tear Us Apart
    2) New Order - Bizzare Love Triangle
    3) Morrisey - Everday is like Sunday
    4) Blondie - Call Me
    5) Cliff Richard - We Dont' Talk Anymore
    6) Bee Gee's - First of May
    7) Simon and Garfunkel - Sound of Silence
    8) M People - Movin on Up
    9) ABBA - Dancing Queen
    10) Smiths - The is a light that never goes out

    Each one of those songs would make a stage of my life.
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    The Beatles - Hey Jude
    Kings of Leon - California Waiting
    Modest Mouse - 3rd Planet
    My Bloody Valentine - Sometimes
    Chemical Brothers - Out of Control
    N*E*R*D - Provider
    Bob Dylan - Knocking on heaven's door
    Andre 3000 feat Norah Jones - Take off your cool
    The Strokes - I can't win
    The Doves - Pounding

    a nice mix there i think
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    1- Celebrity Skin -Hole
    2- Uninvited -Alanis MOrisette
    3- Stairway to heaven - Led Zep
    4- Everytime -Britney Spears
    5- Before im Dead -Kidneythieves
    6- Heaven sent - Killing Heidi
    7- Smells like Teen spirit- Nirvana
    8- Are you still having fun? - Eagle eye cherry
    9- Dont cry ro me Argentina - Madonna (from Evita)
    10- You Did it Again- Kylie Minogue

    (hidden track) Hey Big Spender -Peggy Lee.
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    (Original post by amazingtrade)
    For memories etc

    1) Joy Division - Love Will Tear Us Apart

    Why am I not surprised at that?
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    1) Eurythmics: Sweet Dreams
    2) U2: Acrobat
    3) U2: With or Without You
    4) Ultravox: Dancing With Tears in My Eyes
    5) Europe: The Final Countdown/Carrie
    6) Suzanne Vega: Luka
    7) Tori Amos: Winter
    8) Tracy Chapman: Talkin' About a Revolution
    9) Edie Brickell & New Bohemians: Circle
    10) Eva Cassidy: Fields of Gold
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    1.) Christina Aguilera-Fighter
    2.) Coldplay-Clocks
    3.) Evanescence-Whisper
    4.) Linkin park-Numb
    5.) Britney spears- Everytime
    6.) Madonna-Take me there(not sure about songname)
    7.) Nickelback-How you remind me
    8.) TATU-Not gonna get us
    9.) Shania Twain-Junita
    10.) Christina Aguilera-Beautiful
    More tracks though...
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    This looks like a dressed up "favourite songs list", but as I've not yet actually done one of those...

    (in no significant order)

    REM - Everybody Hurts
    Feeder - Forget About Tomorrow (and loads of others but I'm restricting myself to one song per band with the exception of...)
    Muse - Butterflies & Hurricanes, Unintended, Citizen Erased (oh sod it, everything, to hell with having only 10 songs...)
    Eagles - Desperado, Hotel California, Heart Of The Matter, etc
    Green Day - Good Riddance, Basket Case
    U2 - With Or Without You, Where The Streets Have No Name
    Damien Rice - Cannonball
    Ataris - In This Diary
    Vertical Horizon - Heart In Hand, Best I Ever Had
    Goo Goo Dolls - Iris
    Oasis - Masterplan, Half The World Away
    Monty Python - I Like Chinese

    and it goes on like that, ambling along unpredictably...
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    umm, just modern music only:

    The Eels- Mr Eel's Beautiful BLues
    Matchbox Twenty - Breakfast at Tiffany's
    Greenday - Time of your life
    Queen - Bohemian Rhapsody
    The Beatles - Love me do
    Feeder - Buck Rogers
    Blink 182 - The Rock show
    Chumbawumba - Tubthumping
    Beach boys - California Dreaming
    Bon Jovi - living on a prayer.


    anything by those artists are good though, as well as bands such as Better than Ezra, linkin park etc
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    are we allowed to laugh at other people choices or is this just to have a list?
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    Pulp - Common People
    Blur - The Universal
    Stereophonics - The Bartender and the Thief
    REM - Losing my Religion
    The Beatiful South - Song for Whoever
    Ian Brown - Dolphins were Monkeys
    The Darkness - Love is only a Feeling
    REM - You are the Everything
    Queen - Bohemian Rhapsody
    Razorlight -Golden Touch
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    Okay here we go:

    Mr Big:

    To Be With You
    Shine
    Blame It on My Youth

    Richie Kotzen:

    Lose Again
    Where Did Our Love Go
    Let's Say Goodbye
    Rust

    TMG:

    Never Goodbye
    Two of A Kind
    Train, Train
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    These aren't all my favourite songs, just ones which seem the most appropriate.

    Eurythmics - Sweet Dreams (Are Made Of This)
    Queen - Another One Bites The Dust (the number of times I heard this played on Gladiators! lol)
    Pras Michael and Mya - Ghetto Supastar (for my townie phase)
    Guns N' Roses - Sweet Child O' Mine
    Mamas and Papas - California Dreamin' (favourite chill-out song of all time, maw)
    Bee Gees - You Win Again
    Puretone - Addicted To Bass
    Queen - Don't Stop Me Now
    Weezer - Island In The Sun
    Frankie Goes To Hollywood - Relax (heh)
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    Do the songs have to be meaningfull/related to life events? Or just a soundtrack for a movie?
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    I would have the following:

    Don't stop me now - queen
    Duality - slipknot
    A place for my head - linkin park
    Dual of the fates - John williams
    What's this! - Danny Elfman
    the world has turned - Weezer
    Best friend - queen
    time of your life - greenday
    time is running out - Muse
    Evil Eye - Ash
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    Faster - Manic Street Preachers
    Imagine - John Lennon
    Stairway To Heaven - Led Zep
    November Rain - G'n'R
    Fake Plastic Trees - Radiohead

    Can't really come up with 10....apparently I haven't lived enough yet.
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    Blur- Parklife
    Pulp- Common People
    James- Sit Down
    The Jam- A Town Called Malice
    Oasis- Whatever
    Snow Patrol- Ways and Means
    Howie Day- The More You Understand
    Travis- Why Does it Always Rain On Me?
    The Verve- The Drugs Don't Work
    Ash- Burn Baby Burn
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    Modest Mouse - Bury Me With It
    Snow Patrol - Chocolate
    Finch - She Burns
    Counting Crows - Mr Jones
    Counting Crows - Amy Hit The Atmosphere
    Counting Crows - Mrs Potter's Lullaby
    Mark Kozelek - Ruth Marie
    Filter - Take A Picture
    Future Sound Of London - Papua New Guinea
    Underworld - Born Slippy/Push Upstairs

    Just random songs I have in mind. I'm sure I'd make a better selection if I though about it more...
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    Whitney Houston - I Wanna Dance With Somebody
    Spandau Ballet - Gold
    Green Day - Good Riddence
    Wham! - Freedom
    Marvin Gaye - Sexual Healing
    The Beatles - Yesterday
    Dire Straits - Tunnel of Love
    Matchbox 20 - 3AM
    Queen - Good Old Fashioned Lover-Boy
    Les Miserables - I Dreamed A Dream

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    (Original post by Leekey)
    Faster - Manic Street Preachers
    Imagine - John Lennon
    Stairway To Heaven - Led Zep
    November Rain - G'n'R
    Fake Plastic Trees - Radiohead

    Can't really come up with 10....apparently I haven't lived enough yet.
    first person to say imagine so much for channel 4 lists
 
 
 
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