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#1 niggles

Posted 03 December 2012 - 05:53 PM

So what was the last song you listened to? And do you feel good, bad or indifferent about it?

For me:

Billy Bragg - Sulk

and I feel better than good about it. It's one of my favourite tunes which is what made me think of starting yet another one of these threads. I find them good for inspiration.

#2 Feral Borgia

Posted 03 December 2012 - 06:05 PM

Chet Baker "summertime" .....just an instrumental piece...does that count? It's from this album Jazz in Paris, I never grow tired of it!

#3 MrsDamonSalvatore

Posted 03 December 2012 - 06:12 PM

neyo - let me love you.


loving this song atm wub.gif

#4 kpingitquiet

Posted 03 December 2012 - 06:19 PM

"Santa Claus is Coming to Town" on two separate movies, amazingly enough biggrin.gif I feel neutral to positive about this.

Last song NOT in a movie? "Walking with a Ghost" by Tegan and Sara. Normally would feel okay about this but it has become our 2yo's favorite and she begs us to play it over and over...and over.

#5 LottieCait

Posted 03 December 2012 - 06:21 PM

I inadvertently listened to 'We are never getting back together' (or something along those lines).  

'Weeee-eeeee' Urgh.

Stupid shopping centre playing teeny bopper songs...

#6 ChunkyChook

Posted 03 December 2012 - 06:21 PM

Dear Science - Seth Sentry. I smiled when I was thinking about how it made me feel, so happy I guess. Very clever song.

ETA: If anyone ever lived in a share house when they were younger, have a listen to 'Room for rent' by him also, pure gold. And 'Thanks for your hospitality' for anyone that has worked in a restuarant. The kid's tallented with words  biggrin.gif


Edited by ChunkyChook, 03 December 2012 - 06:26 PM.


#7 Luvmy4ferals

Posted 03 December 2012 - 06:26 PM

Candy- Robbie Williams  wub.gif

#8 **Xena**

Posted 03 December 2012 - 06:27 PM

Bubblepop- freaking love it biggrin.gif

#9 dreamingofcats

Posted 03 December 2012 - 06:32 PM

Space they cannot touch - Kate Miller Heidke. Reminds me of Dh everytime hheart.gif

#10 FeralProudSwahili

Posted 03 December 2012 - 06:32 PM

Jingle Bell Rock- indifferent.

#11 Born Slippy

Posted 03 December 2012 - 06:33 PM

A live version of Dear Someone by Gillian Welch.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dLcNmeXMk5U

Perfection. I adore this.

#12 MotherClucker

Posted 03 December 2012 - 06:40 PM

Sad by Maroon 5
Had a few emotional days.

#13 Who is me

Posted 03 December 2012 - 06:43 PM

U cant touch this - MC Hammer... Yes, really... We also listened to Pump up the Jam, Simply Irresistible and some other late '80's delights.

DS (3) and I had a disco in the loungeroom this afternoon, and we found them on youtube. He loved it.

#14 Interrobang

Posted 03 December 2012 - 06:45 PM

Little Ghost - White Stripes. Adore it.

#15 50ftqueenie

Posted 03 December 2012 - 06:55 PM

Get out while you can - Dan Sultan

I love this song soooo much.

#16 Jjbeanz

Posted 03 December 2012 - 07:02 PM

Die Young - Ke$ha

I actually don't mind this song but feel like I'm too old haha

#17 Wahwah

Posted 03 December 2012 - 07:08 PM

The Christmas Waltz - Frank Sinatra.

Happy, happy.

I finally gave the kids permission to put on the Christmas CD this week. It is banned from Dec 26 to Nov 30 because they love it so it would be on every week otherwise.

#18 sammyv

Posted 03 December 2012 - 07:13 PM

Girls on film - Duran Duran

#19 noi'mnot

Posted 03 December 2012 - 07:20 PM

QUOTE (Born Slippy @ 03/12/2012, 07:33 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
A live version of Dear Someone by Gillian Welch.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dLcNmeXMk5U

Perfection. I adore this.


Golly I love this song, and that live version is just wonderful.


Anyway, the last song I listened to was Just Like Heaven by The Cure. This song always gets my toddler dancing! And what's not to be happy about a toddler dancing? original.gif

Edited by noi'mnot, 03 December 2012 - 07:21 PM.


#20 butterflydreaming

Posted 03 December 2012 - 07:23 PM

My toddler singing rudolf the red nose reindeer.

#21 Mamacass2

Posted 03 December 2012 - 07:31 PM

A disclaimer before I admit this. I am not really into top 40 or dance music. And I did not actively choose to listen to this.

Gangnam style. LOL. ohmy.gif

I was at my son's assembly at his school this afternoon and the whole school got up and did this dance/exercise routine to that song!
roll2.gif

Although we are trying to instil good music choices for our 6 year old, he does like his dance music!!!!!

#22 Wacky Wobbler

Posted 04 December 2012 - 04:28 PM

Cailin by Unwritten Law.

Love this song, makes me smile every time I hear it.

#23 rabbit hyde

Posted 04 December 2012 - 04:32 PM

Natural Joe by Primus.

#24 FeralMalinki

Posted 04 December 2012 - 04:32 PM

Money, Pink Floyd.  

My 4 year old asked for it.  She likes any music with a bit of theatre to it, Queen are a popular choice too.



#25 vanessa71

Posted 04 December 2012 - 05:12 PM

Niggles, same artist, different songs.

A New England

Levi Stubb's Tears

and

The Saturday Boy, were the last three songs I listend to.

Listening to them makes me think of growing up.

Edited by vanessa71, 04 December 2012 - 05:13 PM.





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