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What is on your playlist?

Discussion in 'The Front Room' started by mank!, Jan 1, 2004.

  1. mank!

    mank! Part of the furniture

    What albums/songs have you been listening to a lot lately?

    I've spent most of the evening listening to Trembling Blue Stars' Her Handwriting and The Field Mice's Where'd You Learn To Kiss That Way? but of late R.E.M.'s Out Of Time and Automatic For The People have been receiving generous amounts of airtime as well as Bjork's Debut and Homogenic with sprinklings of The Essential Bruce Springsteen cropping up now and then.

    Currently listening to the aforementioned Trembling Blue Stars album and in my CD walkman is The Detroit Cobras' album Life, Love and Leaving.
     
  2. maxi

    maxi Fledgling Freddie

    TBS fucking suck. But if you like them, you'll love the Field Mice, they were quite good, you may already know. (Field Mice = The guy outta TBS band prior to TBS)

    Ttry Sensitive and Emmas House for starters.

    My playlist currentlt has

    Bob Dylan - Blonde On Blonde (album)
    The Unicorns - WHo Will Cut Our Hair When We're Gone? (album)
    Kisrt MacColl - A New England
    Orange Juice - Falling and Laughing
    Broken Social Scene - Anthems For a Seventeen year old girl
     
  3. mank!

    mank! Part of the furniture

    I've already got a compilation album of theirs, which I mentioned in the above post. And yes, Emma's House is fucking magnificient.
     
  4. shanks

    shanks Fledgling Freddie

    Lately I have hand my hands and ears for that matter full. Been trying to decide if I love the american band "Between The Buried And Me's" latest album "The Silent Circus" or not. One the one hand, they make totally varied, insane music played very skillfully which is traits I enjoy on the other hand mixing in too many influences just leaves you confused and ultimately you will discard the cd simply because of it's unfocused tone.

    To describe the sound, woah this is gonna be tough. <breaths in> Well the first three songs manage to cover such varied genre's as florida style death metal, metalcore, a few moments of "In Flames" riffs, pantera style grooves in a quite unique blend. You have seen nothing yet though. Song 4 intitled Mordaci starts of like your typical US death metal style song almost bordering to grindcore. This in the first 2min, after this the song slows down to some kind of emo song with extremly cheesy lyrics. Your kinda wondering if the cd player changed cd. It then accelerates into a very nice radio friendly chorus follow by a very nice solo. The song fades down. The next song is a socalled transistion song, 2min of ambitent that goes into the next track, a initially accoustic ballad (at this stage your slowly asking yourselves what the hell is this? if you have'nt already). The next song is a pure death metal song complete with the genres trademark "raaaaaaaaar raaaaaaar raaaaaraar good luck hearing the lyrics to this" style growls. Furthermore this song also goes into emo-mode 4min into the song. For 2min, then it's back to death for 2min.

    <chipping for air>

    So, a interesting experiment in how many influences we can squeez into one album. I dunno if I would recommend it to anyone though since it really is a handfull to listen to. But if your like me very bored with a genre filled with clones this might be worthing giving a listen.
     
  5. Sharma

    Sharma Can't get enough of FH

  6. Scooba da Bass

    Scooba da Bass Fledgling Freddie

    Plaid - Spokes, Ceephax Acid Crew - Exxidy Tours, and Squarepusher - Feed me Weird Things, probably the best debut album ever.

    I'm in an IDM mood at the moment.
     
  7. Sharma

    Sharma Can't get enough of FH

    Heh i kinda got Kosheens albums on repeat at the moment. :)
     
  8. Brynn

    Brynn Can't get enough of FH

    I have [spunge] Story So Far on Repeat just now. Cant get enuff of that album.
     
  9. shanks

    shanks Fledgling Freddie

  10. Meatballs

    Meatballs Loyal Freddie

    dear god.

    (are those rammstein remixes any good?)
     
  11. Sharma

    Sharma Can't get enough of FH

    They're ok, not a massive difference between the remixes and the orignal songs but still. ;)
     
  12. Afx

    Afx Fledgling Freddie

    Playlist

    Been mainly listening to mogwai - happy songs for happy people, Joe strummer - streetcore and some neutral milk hotel.
     
  13. Sar

    Sar Part of the furniture

    This is my current playlist, which I've burnt to CD:

     
  14. Sar

    Sar Part of the furniture

    And the attached file is a full playlist of everything I have...

    Including all the embarassing stuff.

    :)
     
  15. Cdr

    Cdr One of Freddy's beloved

  16. pcg79

    pcg79 One of Freddy's beloved

  17. Scooba da Bass

    Scooba da Bass Fledgling Freddie

    Too many Winamp users :/
     
  18. Bodhi

    Bodhi Resident Freddy

    Currently taking up space in the "New Shit" playlist in iTunes are:-


    Ice Cube - You Can Do It
    Lostprophets - Cry Me a River (JT cover)
    Billy Talent - Try Honesty
    No Doubt - It's My Life
    Tears for Fears - Mad World
    Groove Armada - At the River
    Kelis - Milkshake
    Clipse - When's the Last Time
    Transplants - D.J D.J
    Gotthard - Homerun
    The Cure - Friday I'm in Love
     
  19. Afx

    Afx Fledgling Freddie

    Nothing wrong with winamp :)....Well as long as it isnt winamp3.
    Only other windows mp3 player ive used that could compare was foobar, but after using the winamp 5 betas i went back to it.
    Have to admit i havnt used itunes though.
     
  20. Bodhi

    Bodhi Resident Freddy

    iTunes > all
     
  21. leggy

    leggy Probably Scottish

    Have been playing It's my life (talk talk and no doubt) alot recently. Love it tbh.
     
  22. mank!

    mank! Part of the furniture

    Oh well, this thread wasn't intended for posting your whole playlist in but nevermind.

    Playlist
     
  23. stubbyrulz

    stubbyrulz Fledgling Freddie

    pretty big play list u got there all i listening to atm is chimaira - the impossiblilty of reason and slayer - god hates us all
     
  24. shanks

    shanks Fledgling Freddie

    That's why I didnt post mine. Dont kinda get the appeal of watching thru thousands of songs.
     
  25. maxi

    maxi Fledgling Freddie

    Dexys, Dylan, Orange Juice, Shop Assistants, The Bodines, The Weather Prophets, My Bloody Valentine, Primal Scream and other C86 stuff, some of it is right shite, but the stuff i named is great (obc Dexys/dylan are not c86)
     
  26. Shovel

    Shovel Can't get enough of FH

    Due to being at home, and my music not, I'm living off the MP3s that I left here over summer.

    On the plus side, that includes Joy Division's "Closer".
    Also: Muse - Absolution, Miss Black America - God Bless Miss Black America and ots of Mogwai.
     
  27. Aoami

    Aoami FH is my second home

    Buy 'The Great Cross-over potential' or 'Life's too good!' by The Sugarcubes, it would fit in great with your list :p
     
  28. mank!

    mank! Part of the furniture

    Where did you get your c86 tape from? I'm trying to find a copy of it on CD but I don't know where to start.

    I've got a few Sugarcubes songs, I like them. I ought to check out an album :)
     
  29. Scooba da Bass

    Scooba da Bass Fledgling Freddie

    I've got it mp3'd up, pm me if you fancy getting hold of it.
     

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