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A-Z by Song for 2016

Below are all the songs making the playlist so far in alphabetical order for 2016. Click the appropriate link below for the ones to the end of 2015. Note that song titles beginning with symbols, numerals or parentheses are at the beginning of the A-B list.

In the Source Column, G means the topic was at the Guardian, SB means it was at Song Bar.

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Source

Song

Artist

Recommended by

Topic

SB

25 O'Clock

Dukes of Stratosphear

TatankaYotanka

collaborations & side projects

G

'39

Queen

unenforced

ships and boats

G

5 Minutes

Stranglers

wyngatecarpenter

knives

G

A Different Bob

Colorblind James Experience

casclc

interlopers

G

A Letter to Elise

Cure

bishbosh

girl's names

SB

A Line in the Sand

Harvey, P.J.

TatankaYotanka

borders, barriers, walls, fences

G

A Song of the Weather

Flanders and Swann

thewinslowboy

climate change

SB

A Whiter Shade of Pale

Procul Harum

Naguchi

misheard, nonsense, inaudible

SB

A Whole New Ball Game

Oi Polloi

Carpgate

curves and spheres

SB

A13, Trunk Road to the Sea

Bragg, Billy

Suzi

specific or obscure places

SB

Abigail Beecher

Cannon, Freddy

treefrogdemon

teachers

SB

Accidently Like a Martyr

Zevon, Warren

amylee

saints and martyrs

G

Active Ageing

Rosselson, Leon

TatankaYotanka

passage of time

G

Ah, Leave Me Not to Pine

Ronstadt, Linda & Rex Smith

misterbadexample

extraordinary vocals

G

Al Bowlly's in Heaven

Thompson, Richard

treefrogdemon

limbo

G

All About That Bass

Trainor, Meghan

DaddyPig

zeitgeist

SB

All for Me Grog

Thirty Pounds of Bone

TatankaYotanka

pathos

G

All Hid

Yarbrough, Camille

Fuel

treachery & betrayal

SB

All in All (This One Last Wild Waltz)

Dexys Midnight Runners

Carpgate

teachers

G

All This Crazy Gift of time

Ayers, Kevin

7hairs7knots

passage of time

SB

Allahu Allahu

Khan, Nusrat Fateh Ali

Ravi Raman

saints and martyrs

G

Always Tell the Voters What the Voter Wants to Hear

Chumbawamba

Room2Live

broken promises

SB

Anaconda

Postmodern Jukebox

Ravi

curves and spheres

SB

Another Brick in the Wall Pt. 2

Pink Floyd

Leaveitallbehind

teachers

G

Another New World

Ritter, Josh

tincanman

treachery & betrayal

SB

Another One Bites the Dust

Queen

Marconius7

upbeat breakup # 2

G

Another Sunny Day

Belle and Sebastian

happyclapper

passage of time

SB

Aprendiz

Malú

Maki

teachers

G

Are You Washed in the Blood of the Lamb?

Louvin Brothers

dave56

bodily fluids

G

Auf dem Wasser zu Singen

Schubert, Franz

bllckchps

ships and boats

G

Back to Living Again

Mayfield, Curtis

DaddyPig

overturning the odds

G

Ballad

New Model Army

bethnoir

climate change

G

Ballad of Katie

Hothouse Flowers

billycutshaw

interlopers

SB

Barbie Girl

Aqua

AFictionHabit

Nordic Songs

G

Barrett's Privateers

Rogers, Stan

mikedow

ships and boats

G

Battle of Cable Hogue

Calexico

Alfhartagain

broken promises

G

Battleship Chains

Georgia Satellites

SethEgham

ships and boats

G

BB Guns and Dirt Bikes

White Buffalo

misterbadexample

brothers and sisters

G

Be a Son

Nirvana

BeltwayBandit

feminism

G

Before the Deluge

Brown, Jackson

Oldiebutgoodie

climate change

G

Belfast

Orbital

BeltwayBandit

Ireland

G

Beside You

Morrison, Van

dave56

extraordinary vocals

G

Beware of Young Girls

Previn, Dory

treefrogdemon

treachery & betrayal

G

Big Ship

McGregor, Freddie

sonofwebcore

ships and boats

SB

Bigfoot

Weakerthans

philiphilip99

pathos

G

Black Coffee

Lee, Peggy

mikedow

zeitgeist

G

Black Man in a White World

Kiwanuka, Michael

SpotTheWhopper

interlopers

SB

Black Radio

Robert Glasper Experiment ft. Mos Def

tincanman

collaborations & side projects

SB

Black Superman (Muhammad Ali)

Wakelin, Johnny

Georgia Devore

fighting

G

Black Waterside

Jansch, Bert

sonofwebcore

treachery & betrayal

G

Blarney Stone

Ween

TheBeast

Ireland

G

Blood Brothers

Dollanganger, Nicole

Misterlks

bodily fluids

G

Bloodletting

Concrete Blonde

Marconius7

bodily fluids

SB

Blown Away

Sin Cos Tan

DiscoMonster

upbeat breakup # 2

SB

Blue Danube Waltz

Strauss, Johann

BeltwayBandit

triggering dancing

SB

Blues Run the Game

Frank, Jackson C.

TatankaYotanka

moving on

G

Bombed Again Last Night

Oh What a Lovely War Sound Track

severin

survival

SB

Boogie Wonderland

Earth Wind and Fire ft The Emotions

CaroleBristol

triggering dancing

G

Bottom to the Top

Joan Armatrading

severin

overturning the odds

SB

Boxers

Morrissey

Uncleben

fighting

SB

Boys Wanna Fight

Garbage

Flatfrog

fighting

SB

Brave and Strong

Sly and the Family Stone

Uncleben

screams, howls, grunts and shrieks

SB

Break On Through

Doors

severin

borders, barriers, walls, fences

SB

Breakfast in Baghdad

Nah, Youn Sun

Flatfrog

specific or obscure places

G

Bringing My Knife

Captain Slackship's Mezzanine Allstars

untergunther

knives

G

Broken Promise

Placebo

welcometothesuck

broken promises

G

Brother Rat/What Slayde Says

NoMeansNo

happyclapper

treachery & betrayal

G

Brunceling's Song

Fatima Mansions

wyngatecarpenter

spying

G

Buck Rogers

Feeder

happyclapper

overturning the odds

SB

Building Steam With a Grain of Salt

DJ Shadow

Nilpferd

teachers

G

Call Me Sister Carol

Sister Carol

severin

feminism

SB

Cat

Sugarcubes

9hairs9knots

Nordic Songs

G

Cemetery Gates

Smiths

Thesubhuman

schadenfreude

G

Certainly

Badu, Erykah

Sonis Bonbonis

feminism

SB

Chain Gang

Cooke, Sam

Gigi

screams, howls, grunts and shrieks

SB

Changeling

DJ Shadow

Uncleben

musically adventurous

G

Charlotte Sometimes

Cure

bllckchps

interlopers

SB

Christmas Card from a Hooker in Minneapolis

Waits, Tom

Funkbrother69

pathos

G

Chunder in the Old Pacific Sea

Crocker, Barry

Thesubhuman

bodily fluids

G

City Full of Ghosts

Scott, Mike

sourpus

Ireland

G

Claimed by the Sea

French for Rabbits

Misterlks

climate change

G

Coal Tattoo

Phillips, Shawn

treefrogdemon

rejection

SB

Comin' Back Soon (The Bereft Man's Song)

Crash Test Dummies

Marconius7

upbeat breakup # 2

G

Coney Island

Morrison, Van

Thesubhuman

Ireland

SB

Crucify Me

12 Ton Method

TatankaYotanka

musically adventurous

G

Cruel Ship's Captain

Ferry, Bryan

doorsofperception

ships and boats

SB

Curly Locks

O'Connor, Sinead

Uncleben

curves and spheres

SB

Damaged Goods

Gang of Four

Fuel (DiscoMonster)

flavour

SB

Dance to the Music

Sly & the Family Stone

swawilg

triggering dancing

SB

Dancehall School

Mungo's Hi Fi ft Solo Banton

untergunther

teachers

G

Dancing in Limbo

MacColl, Kirsty

AliMunday

limbo

G

Dark Horse

Marshall, Amanda

thoughtballoons

overturning the odds

SB

Desperado

Eagles

treefrogdemon

borders, barriers, walls, fences

SB

Did You See Jackie Robinson Hit That Ball

Cole, Natalie

Uncleben

curves and spheres

SB

Diesel Smoke, Dangerous Curves

Little Willies

deanofromoz

curves and spheres

SB

Do They Know It's Christmas?

Band Aid

tincanman

collaborations & side projects

G

Don't Betray Me

Twinkle Brothers & the Trebunia Family Band

Shoegazer

treachery & betrayal

G

Don't Call Us, We'll Call You

Sugarloaf

SweetHomeAlabama

rejection

SB

Don't Let Me Get Me

Pink

SweetHomeAlabama

wanting to be someone else

SB

Doo Wah Diddy

Manfred Mann

AFictionHabit

misheard, nonsense, inaudible

G

Double-Crossing Blues

Johnny Otis Quintette with Little Esther & the Robins

TatankaYotanka

treachery & betrayal

SB

Down in the Cellars

Stewart, Al

BeltwayBandit

specific or obscure places

G

Drop Pop Candy

Giga-p + Reol

nilpferd

bright and beautiful

SB

Earl Grey With Honey

Loveninjas

barbryn

flavour

G

Earth Song

Jackson, Michael

SweetHomeAlabama

climate change

SB

Ei Wie Schmeckt der Coffee Susse

Bach, J.S.

swawilg

flavour

SB

Eisbär

Grauzone

swawilg

wanting to be someone else

G

Electricity

Captain Beefheart

exodus

power

SB

End of the Line

Traveling Wilburys

Ravi Raman

collaborations & side projects

G

Enough to Be On Your way

Taylor, James

thoughtballoons

brothers and sisters

SB

Enter Sandman

Nah, Youn Sun

Nilpferd

musically adventurous

SB

Ever Fallen in Love

Gilmore, Thea

tincanman

covers by the opposite sex

G

Every You and Every Me

Placebo

babyant

knives

SB

Everybody Needs Somebody

Blues Brothers

Ravi Raman

collaborations & side projects

G

Everything is Broken

LaVette, Betty

Thesubhuman

broken promises

G

Everything Must Change

Simone, Nina

steenbeck

passage of time

SB

Exodus

Marley, Bob and the Wailers

Albahooky

moving on

SB

Express Yourself

Wright, Charles

philipphilip99

screams, howls, grunts and shrieks

SB

Fat Bottomed Girls

Queen

Naguchi

curves and spheres

G

Father's Day

Turner, Frank

ian williams

broken promises

G

Felton Lonnin

Unthank, Rachel and the Winterset

suzi

limbo

SB

Fire

Pointer Sisters

treefrogdemon

covers by the opposite sex

G

Fire

Hendrix, Jimi

thoughtballoons

power

G

Firework

Perry, Katy

thoughtballoons

bright and beautiful

G

Five Minutes

Peters, Gretchen

tincanman

passage of time

G

Flesh Without Blood

Grimes

ubuette

schadenfreude

G

For Emma

Iver, Bon

Shoegazer

girl's names

SB

Foreman vs Frazier Round 2

Big Youth

Uncleben

fighting

G

From Dublin With Love

Paranoid Visions

wyngatecarpenter

Ireland

SB

Fuck Forever

Babyshambles

amylee

upbeat breakup # 2

SB

Further On Up the Road

Bloomfield, Mike

CaroleBristol

moving on

SB

Future Times/Rejoice

Yes

alfie hisself

patterns and sequences

SB

Gagarin's Point of View

Esbjorn Svensson Trio

megadom

curves and spheres

SB

Gallo del Cielo

Ely, Joe

treefrogdemon

fighting

SB

Games Without Frontiers

Gabriel, Peter

Ravi Raman

borders, barriers, walls, fences

SB

Gangnam Style

Psy

severin

triggering dancing

G

Garageland

Clash

ShivSidecar

zeitgeist

G

Gethsemane (I Only Want to Say)

Neeley, Ted

Ravi Raman

extraordinary vocals

G

Ghost on the Shore

Lord Huron

Fintan28

limbo

SB

Gimme Chocolate

Babymetal

Kalyr (Tim Hall)

flavour

SB

Gimme Hope Jo'anna

Grant, Eddy

Leaveitallbehind

specific or obscure places

G

Gimme Three Steps

Lynyrd Skynyrd

threerizlas

interlopers

G

Glass City

War on Women

Rebecca Campbell

feminism

G

Glitch

Killing Joke

wyngatecarpenter

power

G

Go Little Swale

Thackray, Jack

slimpanatella

Yorkshire

SB

Going to California

Lee, Amy

Bethnoir

covers by the opposite sex

SB

Gone, Gone, Gone

Plant, Robert and Alison Krauss

swawilg

collaborations & side projects

G

Good as Gold (Stupid as Mud)

Beautiful South

DaddyPig

survival

G

Good Tradition

Tikaram, Tanita

FrankLittle

brothers and sisters

G

Goodbye Earl

Dixie Chicks

Naguchi

schadenfreude

SB

Great White Hope

Styx

philipphilip99

fighting

G

Ha Ha You're Dead

Green Day

SpotTheWhopper

schadenfreude

G

Hard Day on the Planet

Wainwright, Loudon III

BeltwayBandit

climate change

G

Hard Hearted Hannah

Fitzgerald, Ella

rarebird

girl's names

SB

Hazy Shade of Winter

Bangles

amylee

covers by the opposite sex

SB

He Was Really Saying Something

Velvelettes

9hairs9knots

misheard, nonsense, inaudible

SB

Healing With Turmeric

Dhol Foundation

Suzi

flavour

G

Heaven and Hell

Black Sabbath

bllckchps

sinners

G

Heliopolis by Night

Aberfeldy

happyclapper

bright and beautiful

G

Hell is Round the Corner

Tricky

nilpferd

interlopers

SB

Helplessly Hoping

Crosby, Stills & Nash

amylee

patterns and sequences

G

Henry Lee

Cave, Nick & P.J. Harvey

Naguchi

rejection

G

Here's to the State of Mississippi

Ochs, Phil

casclc

rejection

G

Hey Sandy

Andrews, Harvey

Naguchi

zeitgeist

G

Hideaway

Erasure

severin

rejection

SB

Highdown Fair

Branduardi, Angelo

swawilg

patterns and sequences

G

Higher Wall

New Model Army

happyclapper

interlopers

SB

History Repeating

Propellerheads ft. Shirley Bassey

swawilg

collaborations & side projects

SB

Hobo Humpin Slobo Babe

Whale

swawilg

Nordic Songs

SB

Hollow Talk

Choir of Young Believers

happyclapper

Nordic Songs

G

Homely Girl

Chi-Lites

leedslily2

schadenfreude

SB

House for Sale

Lucifer

swawilg

moving on

G

House of Love

Was (Was Not)

bishbosh

spying

G

Huddersfield Town

Davies, Roger

PsychedelicAmphibian

Yorkshire

G

I Am Somebody

Taylor, Johnnie

BlackCombe

zeitgeist

SB

I Can't Make You Love Me

Iver, Bon

swawilg

covers by the opposite sex

G

I Come With Knives

IAMX

bethnoir

knives

SB

I Feel Good

Brown, James

swawilg

flavour

G

I Have Forgiven Jesus

Morrissey

bishbosh

sinners

G

I Hung My Head

Cash, Johnny

doorsofperception

sinners

SB

I Love My Teacher

Chuck & Dobby

BeltwayBandit

teachers

G

I Need to Wake Up

Etheridge, Melissa

Mark Adams

climate change

G

I Saw an X-ray of a Girl Passing Gas

Butthole Surfers

Megalomax

bodily fluids

SB

I Say a Little Prayer

Leven, Jackie

TatankaYotanka

covers by the opposite sex

G

I Spy (For the FBI)

Thomas, Jamo

AFictionHabit

spying

SB

I Wanna Be Black

Reed, Lou

severin

wanting to be someone else

SB

I Wanna Go to Marz

Grant, John (ft Midlake)

vanwolf2

flavour

SB

I Want to Be Straight

Dury, Ian

Uncleben

wanting to be someone else

SB

I Want You

Apple, Fiona

SongBarLandlord

covers by the opposite sex

SB

I Wish I Was Him

Lee, Ben

deanofromoz

wanting to be someone else

SB

I Wish I Was James Bond

Scouting for Girls

Suzi

wanting to be someone else

SB

I Zimbra

Talking Heads

severin

misheard, nonsense, inaudible

G

If I Had a Boat

Lovett, Lyle

Dick Pountain

ships and boats

G

If I Should Fall From Grace With God

Pogues

SpotTheWhopper

sinners

SB

Ife L'ayo (There is Happinessin Love)

Blakey, Art & the Afro-Drum Ensemble

BeltwayBandit

outstanding percussion

SB

Ik Wil de Wereld Zijn

Verminnen, Johan

swawilg

specific or obscure places

SB

Iko Iko

Dixie Cups

Ravi Raman

misheard, nonsense, inaudible

SB

Illo

Ameeba ft Mattip & Pijall

untergunther

Nordic Songs

SB

I'm One

Who

CaroleBristol

wanting to be someone else

G

Inner City Blues (Make Me Wanna Holler)

Gaye, Marvin

Fintan28

zeitgeist

G

Interloper

Carbon Based Lifeforms

LuDux22

interlopers

G

Irene Wilde

Hunter, Ian

FunkBrother69

rejection

G

Irk the Purists

Half Man Half Biscuit

wjelly

schadenfreude

SB

Isn't That Just the Life

Band of Holy Joy

DiscoMonster

saints and martyrs

G

It is a Good Day to Die

Robertson, Robbie

Fintan28

treachery & betrayal

SB

It's a Man's World

Brown, James and Luciano Pavarotti

Tempusfugit

collaborations & side projects

G

It's a Rainy Day (Sunshine Girl)

Faust

cheminchia

bright and beautiful

G

It's Obvious

Au Pairs

Fuel

feminism

SB

I've Been Everywhere

Snow, Hank

SweetHomeAlabama

specific or obscure places

SB

I've Seen All Good People

Yes

Tincanman

misheard, nonsense, inaudible

G

Jenny Again

Tunng

happyclapper

knives

SB

Joe Louis Strut

Memphis Minnie

Leaveitallbehind

fighting

G

Johnny I Hardly Knew Ya

Dropkick Murphys

casclc

survival

G

Joshua Gone Barbados

Rush, Tom

Stephen Donaghy

broken promises

SB

Josie

Steely Dan

swawilg

outstanding percussion

G

Julie's Been Working for the Drug Squad

Clash

Owlyross

girl's names

SB

Jump Around

House of Pain

amylee

triggering dancing

SB

Karate

Paisley, Brad

Uncleben

fighting

G

Keep Your Handouts, Give Us Back Our Land

Roach, Archie

tincanman

rejection

SB

Kidney Bongos

Wire

wyngatecarpenter

misheard, nonsense, inaudible

SB

Kill Yourself - Chapter 1

Make A Change

panthersan

Nordic Songs

SB

Kiss Off

Violent Femmes

Gigi

patterns and sequences

G

Knife Slits Water

A Certain Ratio

cheminchia

knives

SB

Knock

May, Imelda

Flatfrog

patterns and sequences

SB

Konono Wa Wa Wa

Konono No 1

barbryn

outstanding percussion

G

Kooks

Bowie, David

BlackCombe

survival

SB

Kung Fu Fighting

Douglas, Carl

Leaveitallbehind

fighting

G

La Valse a Mille Temps

Brel, Jacques

casclc

passage of time

G

Lady

Kuti, Fela

Thesubhuman

feminism

G

Lady Grey

Katzenjammer

severin

passage of time

G

Land of Broken Promises

IAMX

bethnoir

broken promises

G

Last Days of the Miners' Strike

Pulp

SimonPavitt

Yorkshire

SB

Le Di A La Caza Alcance

Morente, Estrella (with Michael Nyman)

Maki

saints and martyrs

SB

Le Poisson des Mers du Sud

Antena, Isabelle

swawilg

flavour

SB

Leave It All Behind

Features

vanwolf

moving on

SB

Let's Stop Hanging Out

Reuben

AFictionHabit

upbeat breakup # 2

G

Liberated Carbon

Revkin, Andrew

Baylor Fox-Kemper

climate change

G

Lily, Rosemary and the Jack of Hearts

Dylan, Bob

treefrogdemon

treachery & betrayal

G

Limbo

Einaudi, Ludovico

BeltwayBandit

limbo

SB

Little Bit (Loving Hand Remix)

Li, Lykke

saneshane

Nordic Songs

G

Little Girl Blue

Joplin, Janis

attwilightlarks

extraordinary vocals

SB

Little Girl Blue

Joplin, Janis

attwilightlarks

pathos

G

Live and Let Live

Love

doorsofperception

bodily fluids

G

Living in Sin

Broken Family Band

Shoegazer

sinners

G

Liza Forever Minelli

Mountain Goats

tincanman

limbo

G

Lonely Spy

Lori and the Chameleons

Pairubu

spying

G

Long Cool Woman in a Black Dress

Hollies

Fintan28

treachery & betrayal

SB

Long Tall Sally

Little Richard

ParaMhor/Suzi

triggering dancing

SB

Loud Love

Soundgarden

Bethnoir

screams, howls, grunts and shrieks

G

Love Detective

Arab Strap

happyclapper

spying

G

Lovers, Are They Worth It?

Poison Girls

wyngatecarpenter

rejection

G

Lucky John

Lurkers

wyngatecarpenter

overturning the odds

G

Lyke-Wake Dirge

Young Tradition

hiddendepths

Yorkshire

G

Macgillycuddy's Reeks

Zevon, Warren

misterbadexample

Ireland

G

Mack the Knife

Psychedelic Furs

ShivSidecar

knives

SB

Madeleina

Porthos, Pablo Lubadika

ShivSidecar

triggering dancing

G

Maggie May

Stewart, Rod

thoughtballoons

girl's names

G

Make a Circuit With Me

Polecats

AFictionHabit

power

SB

Malcolm X

Brown, Dennis

Funkbrother69

saints and martyrs

SB

Man Overboard

Blink 182

AFictionHabit

upbeat breakup # 2

SB

Maralinga

Kelly, Paul & the Coloured Girls

deanofromoz

specific or obscure places

G

Marble City Bar

Leven, Jackie

ranaphilia

Ireland

SB

March of the Pigs

Nine Inch Nails

Ravi Raman

musically adventurous

SB

Martian Saints

Lord, Mary Lou

SidecarShiv

saints and martyrs

SB

Martyr

Depeche Mode

BeltwayBandit

saints and martyrs

G

Mary Danced With Soldiers

Harris, Emmylou & the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band

suzi

girl's names

SB

Mas Que Nada

Mendes, Sergio & Brasil 66

9hairs9knots

triggering dancing

SB

Mason on the Boundary

Duckworth Lewis Method

Tempusfugit

borders, barriers, walls, fences

SB

Masterchef Synthesia

Swede Mason

Flatfrog

flavour

SB

Matamoras Banks

Springsteen, Bruce

Leaveitallbehind

borders, barriers, walls, fences

G

Matchmaker, Matchmaker

Adderley, Cannonball

nilpferd

brothers and sisters

G

Medo

Mariza

PeteD

extraordinary vocals

SB

Men Drumming

Kodo "Dadan"

Hoshino Sakura

outstanding percussion

SB

Midsummer Party

My Darling YOU!

vanwolf

Nordic Songs

G

Militant Feminist Dream

Cope, Julian

BeltwayBandit

feminism

SB

Mortal Kombat

Afu-Ra ft Masta Killa

Uncleben

fighting

SB

Mother

Police

philipphilip99

musically adventurous

SB

Mother

Lennon, John

BeltwayBandi

screams, howls, grunts and shrieks

SB

Movin' On Up

M-People

DiscoMonster

upbeat breakup # 2

SB

Moving On

Kodaline

glasshalfempty

moving on

SB

Moving On

Allen, Tony

saneshane

moving on

G

Mr. Bad Example

Zevon, Warren

misterbadexample

sinners

SB

Mr.Gorgeous and Miss Curvaceous

Smoke City

untergunther

curves and spheres

SB

Murder of One

Counting Crows

Ravi Raman

patterns and sequences

SB

Murder Song (5, 4, 3, 2, 1)

Aurora

Ravi Raman

patterns and sequences

SB

My Mind

Tenor, Jimi

Angel Ears

Nordic Songs

G

My Sister

Juliana Hatfield Three

ID8252991

brothers and sisters

G

My Sister Rose

10,000 Maniacs

bishbosh

brothers and sisters

G

My Young Man

Rusby, Kate

Hibernian1960

Yorkshire

G

Myth

Samingad

Pairubu

extraordinary vocals

G

N17

Saw Doctors

suzi

Ireland

G

Neon Baby

The Comet is Coming

AFictionHabit

bright and beautiful

G

Neon Sign

Richman, Jonathan & the Modern Lovers

severin

bright and beautiful

G

Nick of Time

Raitt, Bonnie

swawilg

passage of time

G

Night Train to Munich

Stewart, Al

BeltwayBandit

spying

G

Njilou

Baaba Maal

rarebird

extraordinary vocals

G

No Escape

Restarts

wyngatecarpenter

climate change

G

Not One of Us

Gabriel, Peter

Thesubhuman

interlopers

SB

Nothing Else Matters

Scala and Kolacny Brothers

Uncleben

covers by the opposite sex

G

Nuclear Waste

Oi Polloi

vanwolf

power

G

Odds Are

Barenaked Ladies

philipphilip99

survival

SB

Ode to the Bouncer

Studio Killers

philipphilip99

borders, barriers, walls, fences

SB

Off the Wall

Jackson, Michael

Funkbrother69

triggering dancing

G

Oh What a Beautiful Mornin'

MacRae, Gordon (from Oklahoma)

Oldiebutgoodie

bright and beautiful

SB

Old Tart's Song

Poison Girls

Carpgate

wanting to be someone else

G

On Hearing the First Cuckoo of Spring

Delius, Frederick

BeltwayBandit

interlopers

SB

On the Border

Stewart, Al

BeltwayBandit

borders, barriers, walls, fences

SB

One Night in Bangkok

Head, Murray

Leaveitallbehind

specific or obscure places

G

One Way

Levellers

saneshane

sinners

G

One Week

Barenaked Ladies

philipphilip99

extraordinary vocals

G

Only Women Bleed

Alice Cooper

robbo100

feminism

G

Open Up Your Heart (And Let the Sun Shine In)

Pebbles and Bamm Bamm

philipphilip99

bright and beautiful

G

Ophelia

Merchant, Natalie

Marconius7

feminism

SB

Opportunity

McFerrin, Bobby

severin

covers by the opposite sex

SB

Our Retired Explorer

Weakerthans

untergunther

specific or obscure places

G

Out of Time

Rolling Stones

suzi

schadenfreude

SB

Painkiller

Judas Priest

Ravi Raman

screams, howls, grunts and shrieks

G

Party Til You Puke

Andrew W.K.

onarope

bodily fluids

SB

Patterns

Band of Skulls

Uncleben

patterns and sequences

G

Peek-a-Boo

Cadillacs

SweetHomeAlabama

spying

G

Perfect

Handcart Bwoy

DaddyPig

overturning the odds

G

Perptual Blues Machine

Keb' Mo'

Oldiebutgoodie

rejection

G

Philby

Gallagher, Rory

dave56

spying

G

Photosynthesis

They Might Be Giants

Pairubu

power

SB

Pickles

Gourds

treefrogdemon

flavour

SB

Pieces of a Man

Scott-Heron, Gil

AlBahooky

pathos

G

Pinball Wizard

Who

deanofromoz

overturning the odds

SB

Plus One

Okkervil Rivel

barbryn

patterns and sequences

SB

Podino (Mint)

Rajasthani Folk Song

Ravi Raman

flavour

G

Postcard 29

Lekman, Jens

barbryn

passage of time

G

Postcard From Purgatory

Dears

happyclapper

limbo

SB

Pot Au Feu

Derbyshire, Delia

BeltwayBandit

musically adventurous

SB

Pow R. Toc H.

Pink Floyd

BeltwayBandit

musically adventurous

G

Power Flower

Wonder, Stevie

BlackCombe

power

SB

Prison Walls

Snider, Todd

deanofromoz

borders, barriers, walls, fences

G

Proud Mary

Creedence Clearwater Revival

doorsofperception

ships and boats

G

Psychedelic Odin

Cope, Julian

bllckchps

power

G

PT-109

Dean, Jimmy

chippiparai

ships and boats

SB

Purple Haze

Jones, Johnny & the King Casuals

philipphilip99

screams, howls, grunts and shrieks

SB

Rally Round the Drum

Kelly, Paul

deanofromoz

fighting

SB

Rare, Precious and Gone

Scott, Mike

TatankYotanka

upbeat breakup # 2

SB

Red Dirt Girl

Harris, Emmylou

Suzi

pathos

G

Red Right Hand

Cave, Nick

ParaMhor

treachery & betrayal

G

Religion

Public Image Ltd.

billycutshaw

sinners

G

Return to Sender

Presley, Elvis

BlackCombe

rejection

G

Rippin Kittin

Golden Boy & Miss Kittin

alexito

knives

SB

River

AKB48

Hoshino Sakura

borders, barriers, walls, fences

SB

Rock Around the Clock

Haley, Bill and the Comets

Flatfrog

patterns and sequences

G

Roger the Rocket Ship

Markley

Pairubu

ships and boats

G

Rosalita (Come Out Tonight)

Springsteen, Bruce

Addicks 123

girl's names

G

Rub

Peaches

onarope

bodily fluids

SB

Saint Vitus

Saint Vitus

DiscoMonster

saints and martyrs

SB

San Franciscan Nights

Animals

amylee

saints and martyrs

G

San Francisco (Be Sure to Wear Some Flowers in Your Hair)

McKenzie, Scott

BeltwayBandit

zeitgeist

SB

Satori Part 1

Flower Travellin' Band

Panthersan

screams, howls, grunts and shrieks

SB

School Song

Black Box Recorder

happyclapper

teachers

G

Secret Agent Man

Superjesus

deanofromoz

spying

SB

See You Don't Bump His Head

Walker, Scott

BeltwayBandit

musically adventurous

SB

Seven Days

Sting

Flatfrog

patterns and sequences

G

Shadrach, Meshach and Abednego

Armstrong, Louis

suzi

survival

G

Sheena is a Punk Rocker

Ramones

happyclapper

girl's names

SB

Sheffield Sex City

Pulp

happyclapper

specific or obscure places

G

Sheila Takes a Bow

Smiths

nilpferd

girl's names

G

Sheriff of Huddersfield

Iron Maiden

philipphilip99

Yorkshire

G

Should I Stay or Should I Go

Clash

AlfieHisself

limbo

SB

Shut Off the Light

Davis, Ms. Betty

untergunther

screams, howls, grunts and shrieks

SB

Sin Muros Ni Candados

Dorantes

Makinavaja

borders, barriers, walls, fences

SB

Since Yesterday

Strawberry Switchblade

ParaMhor

upbeat breakup # 2

G

Since You've Been Gone

Rainbow

BlackCombe

limbo

G

Sing a Powerful Song

Saw Doctors

suzi

survival

G

Sing a Simple Song of Freedom

Darin, Bobby

SkippyisaCult

zeitgeist

SB

Sing Sing Sing

Goodman, Benny

Ravi Raman

triggering dancing

G

Sinny Sin Sins

Manuva, Roots

onarope

sinners

SB

Sirens of Titan

Stewart, Al

Ravi

curves and spheres

G

Sister Cross the Hall

Arnold, Kokomo

Caldy1

brothers and sisters

G

Sisters Are Doin' It for Themselves

Eurythmics with Aretha Franklin

SweetHomeAlabama

feminism

G

Sitting in Limbo

Neville Brothers

glasshalfempty

limbo

G

Sixteen Tons

Burdon, Eric

mikedow

power

SB

Slang Teacher

Wide Boy Awake

Uncleben

teachers

SB

Smells Like Lemon, Tastes Like Wine

Price, Alan

BeltwayBandit

flavour

G

Smokestack Lightnin'

Howlin' Wolf

sonofwebcore

extraordinary vocals

G

Sneakin' Sally Through the Alley

Dorsey, Lee

philipphilip99

girl's names

G

So It Goes

Lowe, Nick

miserlyoldgit

power

G

So Weird

Veruca Salt

Shoegazer

interlopers

G

Sol Invictus

Gilmore, Thea

Fuel

passage of time

SB

Soldier's Song

Rowe, Sean

tincanman

covers by the opposite sex

G

Solomon Browne

Lakeman, Seth

suzi

ships and boats

G

Some Old Salty

Waterson, Lal

Julian Hancock

Yorkshire

G

Someday

Strokes

AFictionHabit

passage of time

SB

Somewhere Over the Rainbow

Beck, Jeff

tincanman

covers by the opposite sex

SB

Song for Sonny Liston

Knopfler, Mark

Uncleben

fighting

SB

Soul Sacrifice at Woodstock

Santana

9hairs9knots

outstanding percussion

G

South Yorks

Kid Acne

ID1930624

Yorkshire

SB

Southern Mark Smith

Jazz Butcher

vanwolf2

wanting to be someone else

G

Spencer Perceval

I Like Trains

happyclapper

treachery & betrayal

SB

Spoon Solo

Crombie, Noel (Split Enz)

deanofromoz

outstanding percussion

G

Spy in the Cab

Bauhaus

miserlyoldgit

spying

G

Spystick

King Creosote

Shoegazer

spying

SB

St. Louis Blues

Armstrong, Louis

ParaMhor

saints and martyrs

G

Stabbed

Glasvegas

Fuel

knives

G

Stainsby Girls

Rea, Chris

bumster

Yorkshire

G

Stardust Remedy

Jesus and Mary Chain

happyclapper

brothers and sisters

SB

Steve McQueen

Fallon, Brian

Leaveitallbehind

wanting to be someone else

SB

Stigmata Martyr

Bauhaus

vanwolf2

saints and martyrs

G

Stolen Apples are the Sweetest

Kelly, Paul

deanofromoz

sinners

G

Stop Beating Around the Bush

Velvelettes

attwilightlarks

limbo

SB

Straight to Number One

Touch and Go

DiscoMonster

patterns and sequences

G

Streets of Arklow

Morrison, Van

AFictionHabit

Ireland

G

Streets of Derry

Trees

ShivSidecar

Ireland

G

Suffer Little Children

Smiths

philipphilip99

Yorkshire

G

Summat's Brewing

O'Hooley and Tidow

davidlands

Yorkshire

SB

Sunshine of Your Love

Wilson, Spanky

BeltwayBandit

covers by the opposite sex

G

Suzanne Beware of the Devil

Livingstone, Dandy

Pairubu

girl's names

SB

Svefn-g-englar

Sigur Rós

Louis Cipher

Nordic Songs

SB

Sweet Black Angel

Rolling Stones

amylee

teachers

SB

Sword of Destiny

Pythia

Tim Hall

collaborations & side projects

SB

Talk Show Host

Radiohead

Naguchi

wanting to be someone else

SB

Tattoo

Beautiful South

Marconius7

upbeat breakup # 2

SB

Teach Me Tonight

Stafford, Jo

severin

teachers

SB

Teacher Don't Teach Me Nonsense

Kuti, Fela

AlBahooky

teachers

SB

Telegraph Road

Dire Straits

swawilg

specific or obscure places

G

Tell My Sister

McGarrigle, Kate and Anna

Misterlks

brothers and sisters

SB

Ten Foot Pole

ZZ Top

Williamsbach

misheard, nonsense, inaudible

G

Terrible Lie

Nine Inch Nails

sseeeglle

broken promises

SB

That Lucky Old Sun

Charles, Ray

Naguchi

curves and spheres

SB

That Wall

Clayton, Willie

Uncleben

borders, barriers, walls, fences

G

The Bagman's Gambit

Decemberists

barbryn

spying

SB

The Ballad of Barry and Freda

Wood, Victoria

ParaMhor

musically adventurous

SB

The Bed Song

Palmer, Amanda

Flatfrog

pathos

SB

The Big Beat

Squier, Billy

SweetHomeAlabama

outstanding percussion

G

The Big Wide

Hope & Social

leedslily2

Yorkshire

G

The Boat That I Row

Lulu

severin

ships and boats

G

The Boxer

Simon & Garfunkel

thoughtballoons

broken promises

SB

The Chalet Lines

Belle and Sebastian

barbryn

moving on

G

The Crimson Wave

Tacocat

Ravi Raman

bodily fluids

G

The Galway Races

Dubliners

BeltwayBandit

Ireland

SB

The Gathering Light

Karnataka

Kalyr

moving on

SB

The Greatest

Everlast

Marconius7

fighting

G

The Irish Ballad

Lehrer, Tom

suzi

sinners

G

The Irish Rover

Pogues & the Dubliners

suzi

survival

G

The Knife

La Grange, Kyla

AFictionHabit

knives

SB

The Lone Ranger

Quantum Jump

BeltwayBandit

specific or obscure places

G

The March of the Women

Smyth, Dame Ethel & Rainbow Chorus

Addicks123

feminism

G

The Middle

Jimmy Eat World

thoughtballoons

survival

SB

The Moving On Song

MacColl, Ewen

AliMunday

moving on

SB

The Moving Song

17 Hippies

Makinavaja

moving on

SB

The Mule

Deep Purple

Leaveitallbehind

outstanding percussion

G

The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down

Band

attwilightlarks

survival

SB

The Ocean is Teacher

Furse, Tom

Gigi

teachers

SB

The Other Side

Public Service Broadcasting

tincanman

musically adventurous

G

The Prettiest Eyes

Beautiful South

ParaMhor

passage of time

G

The Queen and the Soldier

Vega, Suzanne

Abahachi

treachery & betrayal

G

The Rape of the World

Chapman, Tracy

BlackCombe

climate change

SB

The Rat

Walkmen

Fourfoot

outstanding percussion

G

The Shankhill Butchers

Decemberists

philipphilip99

knives

SB

The Sidewinder Sleeps Tonight

R.E.M.

amylee

misheard, nonsense, inaudible

G

The Sound of the Sinners

Clash

billycutshaw

sinners

G

The Truth Comes Out

Lund, Corb

misterbadexample

climate change

G

The West Coast of Clare

Planxty

BeltwayBandit

Ireland

G

The Wind Cries Mary

Hendrix, Jimi

rarebird

girl's names

SB

The Winner Takes It All

Abba

SweetHomeAlabama

pathos

SB

The Ying Tong Tong Song

Goons

Suzi

misheard, nonsense, inaudible

SB

There Will Be Time

Mumford & Sons with Baaba Maal

attwilightlarks

collaborations & side projects

G

They All Laughed

Fitzgerald, Ella

StillSinging

overturning the odds

SB

Thick As a Brick (Pt. 1, # 2)

Jethro Tull

Ravi Raman

musically adventurous

G

Think

Franklin, Aretha

deanofromoz

extraordinary vocals

SB

This Will Be

Cole, Natalie

TatankaYotanka

triggering dancing

G

Those Magnificent Men in Their Flying Machines

Goodwin, Ron

Pairubu

zeitgeist

G

Three Lions

Baddiel, Skinner & The Lightning Seeds

happyclapper

zeitgeist

SB

Thumbscrews

Jesus Lizard

vanwolf2

screams, howls, grunts and shrieks

G

Thunder Road

Springsteen, Bruce

albert23

broken promises

G

Tiffany Glass

Smith, Orriel

Thesubhuman

bright and beautiful

SB

Time After Time

Davis, Miles

Funkbrother99

covers by the opposite sex

SB

Time Bending

Loquat

Ravi

curves and spheres

SB

To Sir, With Love

Lulu

Ravi Raman

teachers

SB

Today is the Day We Break Up

3rd Line Butterfly

untergunther

screams, howls, grunts and shrieks

G

Traded in My Cigarettes

Plan B

deanofromoz

knives

G

Train From Washington

Scott-Heron, Gil

Mogdog

broken promises

SB

Trampled Under Foot

Led Zeppelin

amylee

outstanding percussion

SB

Triptych: Prayer/Protest/Peace

Roach, Max

Neville Morley

screams, howls, grunts and shrieks

G

Tub Thumping

Chumbawumba

vastariner

survival

SB

Tubular Bells

Oldfield, Mike

Leaveitallbehind

musically adventurous

SB

Tunnel of Love

Dire Straits

Suzi

curves and spheres

SB

Tuonen Tyttö

Kardemimmit

suzi

Nordic Songs

SB

Tupelo Honey

Wilson, Cassandra

BeltwayBandit

flavour

G

Turn the World Around

Belafonte, Harry

Oldiebutgoodie

climate change

G

Turning Daisies

Linder, Kirster

Misterlks

extraordinary vocals

G

Typical Girls

Slits

AFictionHabit

feminism

G

Ugly Duckling

Kaye, Danny

BeltwayBandit

rejection

SB

Untitled

Guy, Buddy with Quinn Sullivan

tincanman

collaborations & side projects

SB

Untitled

Kumar, Niladri

Ravi Raman

musically adventurous

SB

Up the Down Escalator

Chameleons

vanwolf2

teachers

G

Valerie

Winehouse, Amy

mizdarlin

extraordinary vocals

G

Valo tihkuu kaiken läpi (The light permeates through everything)

Paavoharju

Fuel

bright and beautiful

SB

Visa från Utanmyra

Johansson, Jan

BeltwayBandit

Nordic Songs

SB

Vuoi Vuoi Mu

Boine, Mari

junks

Nordic Songs

G

Waiting for a Train

Mississippi John Hurt

steenbeck

limbo

SB

Walk Away

Young, Gabby & the Other Animals

severin

moving on

SB

Walk Like an Egg

Dickies

Carpgate

curves and spheres

G

Walk on Hot Coals

Gallagher, Rory

DoesNotCompute

overturning the odds

SB

Walk This Way

Run D.M.C. and Aerosmith

deanofromoz

collaborations & side projects

SB

Walkin' Like Brando

Royal Crown Revue

Ravi Raman

wanting to be someone else

SB

Watersong

Cranes

Barbryn

misheard, nonsense, inaudible

G

We

Roches

leedslily2

brothers and sisters

G

We Are All Bourgeois Now

McCarthy

JuniorDoctor101

zeitgeist

G

We Got the Neutron Bomb

Weirdos

Pairubu

power

G

We Shall Overcome

Baez, Joan

thoughtballoons

survival

SB

We Used to Be Friends

Dandy Warhols

SidecarShiv

upbeat breakup # 2

SB

Well Fancy That

Fun Boy Three

severin

teachers

SB

We're an American Band

Grand Funk Railroad

@tincanman2010"

outstanding percussion

G

What Happened to My Brother?

Kozelek, Mark and Jimmy Lavalle

HantasMice

brothers and sisters

SB

When I am Laid in Earth (Dido's lament)

Moyet, Alison

Suzi

pathos

G

When the Fuel Runs Out

Executive Suite

attwilightlarks

power

SB

When You Were Mine

Lauper, Cyndi

Marconius7

upbeat breakup # 2

SB

Where are We Now?

Bowie, David

Gigi

specific or obscure places

SB

Where Love Lives (Frankie Knuckles/David Morales Remix)

Limerick, Alison

Funkbrother69

triggering dancing

SB

White Foxes

Sundfør, Suzanne

severin

Nordic Songs

SB

White Walls

KVB

vanwolf2

borders, barriers, walls, fences

SB

White Winos

Wainwright, Loudon III

treefrogdemon

pathos

G

White's Not My Color This Evening

Glazerr, Cherry

caitlinelizabethh

bodily fluids

G

Who Knew

Pink

slinkymalinky123

broken promises

G

Who's Laughing Now

Jessie J

bethnoir

schadenfreude

G

Wi' Nae Wee Bairn Ye'll Me Beget

Magnetic Fields

barbryn

rejection

G

Will You Miss Me When You're Sober

Conway, Deborah

Misterlks

schadenfreude

G

Wires

Athlete

DoesNotCompute

overturning the odds

SB

Wise Up

Mann, Aimee

ParaMhor

pathos

SB

With Every Heartbeat

Robyn

Barbryn

Nordic Songs

SB

Working Man

Rush

Leaveitallbehind

outstanding percussion

SB

Written on the Wall

Invitations

Claire Adas

borders, barriers, walls, fences

SB

Yelp, Bellow, Rasp & Cetera

Stanshall, Vivian

TatankaYotanka

misheard, nonsense, inaudible

SB

You Know, You Know

Mahavishnu Orchestra

Uncleben

outstanding percussion

G

Your Guardian Angel

Red Jumpsuit Apparatus

Oldiebutgoodie

survival

G

Your Mother's Got a Penis

Goldie Lookin Chain

philipphilip99

schadenfreude

G

Your Past Life as a Blast

Okkervil River

colonelcathcart

brothers and sisters

G

You're Not Welcome Here

Phantom Planet

BlackCombe

interlopers

G

Youth

Foxes

nattiecsh

zeitgeist

SB

Ziggy Stardust

Bowie, David

ParaMhor

saints and martyrs

SB

Zimbo

Echo and the Bunnymen with Drummers of Burundi

DiscoMonster

collaborations & side projects

SB

Zungguzungguzungguzeng

Yellowman

Albahooky

misheard, nonsense, inaudible

 

 

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