Let's see your musical Top 10 lists...anything goes

Discussion in 'Music Corner' started by Synthfreek, Sep 26, 2013.

  1. If I Can Dream_23

    If I Can Dream_23 Forum Resident

    United States
    10 Ways To Regretfully Miss Out On Record Store Day:

    1. You forgot to wake up!
    2. You had no idea such a day existed.
    3. You got sidetracked listening to your RSD releases from last year.
    4. You were at home streaming instead!
    5. You were drunk.
    6. You were building shelves for all the other records you have no room for.
    7. You thought it only occurred every five years.
    8. You thought that only record label executives celebrated it.
    9. You thought they charged money for you to get in the store.
    10. You had to stay home to receive your freight delivery of records you ordered a week before!
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  2. 3coloursbeige

    3coloursbeige Forum Resident

    Top Ten Albums Sung by Mike Patton.

    1) Mr Bungle
    2) Angel Dust - Faith No More
    3) Disco Volante - Mr Bungle
    4) The Real Thing - Faith No More
    5) Irony Is A Dead Scene - The Dillinger Escape Plan
    6) The Director's Cut - Fantomas
    7) Album Of The Year - Faith No More
    8) Tomahawk - Mit Gas
    9) Tomahawk
    10) Peeping Tom
  3. plugmeintosomething

    plugmeintosomething Forum Resident

    Top Ten Rolling Stones album covers...suitable for framing

    1- Get Yer Ya-Yas Out
    2- Sticky Fingers
    3- Let It Bleed
    4- Aftermath
    5- Beggar's Banquet
    6- Rock n Roll Circus
    7- Got Live If You Want It
    8- England's Newest Hitmakers
    9- Five by Five
    10- On Air

    studio and live only
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  4. If I Can Dream_23

    If I Can Dream_23 Forum Resident

    United States
    10 Really Big And Enduring Artists I Don't Own A Single Record Of:

    (I'm not saying this is wise of me, it's just that these artists have not made an album I've ever liked well enough to further explore or actually purchase)...

    1. Pink Floyd
    2. David Bowie
    3. Queen
    4. Metallica
    5. The Clash
    6. Velvet Underground
    7. Cream
    8. Jethro Tull
    9. Black Sabbath
    10. Nirvana
  5. If I Can Dream_23

    If I Can Dream_23 Forum Resident

    United States
    10 Ways To Screw Up Playing A CD:

    1. Put the disc in upside down.
    2. Put a 45 record inside the player by mistake.
    3. Put the entire case in the player.
    4. Put a DVD in the player instead.
    5. Press the open/close button a million times while the player is attempting to read the thing!
    6. Insert a corrupted CD-R.
    7. Drink half a six-pack, then insert your beer coaster instead of a disc!
    8. Forget to take the disc out of the mini-lp sleeve.
    9. Program tracks before the disc is even inserted.
    10. Plug the disc player into a 300,000 watt receiver and accidentally blow the thing up!
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  6. If I Can Dream_23

    If I Can Dream_23 Forum Resident

    United States
    My 10 Favorite Alice Cooper Band "Side Openers":

    1. Hello Hurray
    2. You Drive Me Nervous
    3. No More Mr. Nice Guy
    4. Return Of The Spiders
    5. Under My Wheels
    6. School's Out
    7. Caught In A Dream
    8. Is It My Body
    9. My Stars
    10. Big Apple Dreamin'
  7. bob_32_116

    bob_32_116 Forum Resident

    Perth Australia
    Ten of my favourite openings:

    1. The Musical Box (Genesis - Nursery Cryme)
    2. School (Supertramp - Crime of the Century)
    3. Deep Forest (Deep Forest - s/t)
    4. The Highwayman (Jimmy Webb - El Mirage)
    5. I Feel the Earth Move (Carole King - Tapestry)
    6. Cross the Border (Icehouse - Measure For Measure)
    7. Wouldn't it Be Nice (Beach Boys - Pet Sounds)
    8. So Much Trouble In the World (Bob Marley - Survival)
    9. Lost In a Lost World (Moody Blues - Seventh Sojourn)
    10. Coyote (Joni Mitchell - Hejira)

    8 & 9 are kind of on the same theme.
  8. bob_32_116

    bob_32_116 Forum Resident

    Perth Australia
    ^^ Also, quite by coincidence, my first two songs are from crime-associated albums.
  9. Rick Robson

    Rick Robson What comes next?

    Rio de Janeiro
    Good choices. To make it a more personal 10 favourites list, I would easily sacrifice Genesis in order to place ELP's The Barbarian at the top of it.
  10. Parachute Woman

    Parachute Woman Forum Resident

    Invitation or toilet?

    I've always preferred the invitation cover myself, even if it did invite more silly comparisons with that other great '60s band.
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  11. Dave Hoos

    Dave Hoos Nothing is revealed

    The RSVP cover is my favourite Stones album cover and on the short list of my favourite covers of any artist. The graffiti cover, while the original choice, looks cheap and tacky by comparison.
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  12. John Fell

    John Fell Forum Survivor

    My favorite Stones covers were Through The Past Darkly and Get Yer Ya-Ya's Out.
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  13. Dave Hoos

    Dave Hoos Nothing is revealed

    Mine favourite 5 Stones covers are...

    Beggars Banquet (RSVP version)
    Between The Buttons
    Exile On Main St
    Out Of Our Heads
    Get Yer Ya-Ya's Out
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  14. If I Can Dream_23

    If I Can Dream_23 Forum Resident

    United States
    And just to throw my personal favorites into the mix, the five I'd vote for in terms of Stones album covers would probably be:

    1. Let It Bleed
    2. It's Only Rock n Roll
    3. Their Satanic Majesties Request
    4. Between The Buttons
    5. Exile On Main St.

    Those five must share some common link that allures my taste, but who knows what that is! :)
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  15. Black Magic Woman

    Black Magic Woman I wish I was as cool as Kim Deal

    My top 10 favorite opening songs
    1. Move Over (Pearl) - Janis Joplin
    2. Diamonds & Rust (D&R) - Joan Baez
    3. Tell Mama (Tell Mama) - Etta James
    4. Spellbound (Juju) - Siouxsie & the Banshees
    5. Sunday Morning (VU & Nico) - The Velvet Underground
    6. London Calling (London Calling) - The Clash
    7. Violet (Live Through This) - Hole
    8. Born to Die (Born to Die) - Lana Del Rey
    9. Bitter Sweet Symphony (Urban Hymns) - The Verve
    10. Immigrant Song (Led Zeppelin III) - Led Zeppelin
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  16. plugmeintosomething

    plugmeintosomething Forum Resident

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  17. plugmeintosomething

    plugmeintosomething Forum Resident

    Here's ten of mine:
    Wouldn't It Be Nice (Beach Boys)
    Brown Sugar (Stones)
    Drive My Car (Beatles)
    Funeral For A Friend/Love Lies Bleeding (Elton John)
    Fire On High (ELO)
    Gimme Shelter (Stones)
    Free Fallin (Tom Petty)
    Tiny Dancer (Elton John)
    Black Dog (Zep)
    Nights On Broadway (Bee Gees)
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  18. bob_32_116

    bob_32_116 Forum Resident

    Perth Australia
    Top 10 songs for a funeral:

    1. Elton John - Funeral for a Friend
    2. Alan Parsons Project - To one In Paradise
    3. Elton John - Skyline Pigeon
    4. Porcupine Tree - Collapse the Light Into Earth
    5. The Rascals - Death's Reply
    6. Linda Perhacs - The Soul of All Natural Things
    7. The Escape Club - I'll be there
    8. George Harrison - All Things Must Pass
    9. Anathema - Universal
    10. Genesis - Dusk
  19. If I Can Dream_23

    If I Can Dream_23 Forum Resident

    United States
    10 Great Albums With "Unusual" LP Jacket Openings:

    1. Every Picture Tells A Story - Rod Stewart
    2. Goodbye Yellow Brick Road - Elton John
    3. Killer - Alice Cooper
    4. School's Out - Alice Cooper
    5. Exile On Main St. - The Rolling Stones
    6. Physical Graffiti - Led Zeppelin
    7. Around The World In A Day - Prince & The Revolution
    8. L.A. Woman - The Doors
    9. Side 3 - Raspberries
    10. Wings Over America - Paul McCartney & Wings

    If you own any of these classics, here's hoping you locate the records! :D
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  20. bob_32_116

    bob_32_116 Forum Resident

    Perth Australia
    I like it, but he has done a number of songs better than that one. For some reason though it's his only song that seemed to capture the public's imagination.
  21. Crimson jon

    Crimson jon Forum Resident

    Top ten Beatles tracks I never listen to..

    Anna(go to him)
    A taste of honey
    Mr moonlight
    Kansas city
    Why dont we do it in the road
    All together
    Dig it
    Dont pass me by
    Octopuses garden
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  22. John54

    John54 Forum Resident

    Fair enough. I admit it's the only one I've heard, and that it was very popular in its day, even if I can't figure out why.
  23. mr. suit

    mr. suit Active Member

    Great Lakes
    prompted by another thread: my top 10 songs by The Doors -- out of a total of 15 of their songs I like at all.

    01. The End
    02. Not to Touch the Earth
    03. The Crystal Ship
    04. Light My Fire
    05. You're Lost Little Girl
    06. Break on Through
    07. Back Door Man
    08. LA Woman
    09. Blue Sunday
    10. Riders on the Storm
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  24. The Night…

    …They Drove Old Dixie Down - The Band
    …the Carousel Burned Down - Todd Rundgren
    …Chicago Died - Paper Lace
    …the Lights Went Out in Georgia - Vicki Lawrence
    …Me and Your Mama Met - Childish Gambino
    …Has a Thousand Eyes - Bobby Vee
    …You Murdered Love - ABC
    …Before - The Beatles
    …was So Young - Beach Boys
    …We Met - Lord Huron
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  25. bob_32_116

    bob_32_116 Forum Resident

    Perth Australia
    It's a break-up song, that's why. :D

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