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What's your one perfect song?

Discussion in 'Entertainment, Culture, and Sports' started by Artisan Fan, Dec 12, 2009.

  1. RyJ Maduro

    RyJ Maduro Distinguished Member

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    Glad you like Cahoots. It is an underrated album; some serious gems are on there: When I Paint My Masterpiece, Life is a Carnival, Where Do We Go from Here, The Moon Struck One.

    Another good "one song:" Peg by Steely Dan!


    I like Peg; but I'd pick Deacon Blues or Kid Charlemagne over that one.
     


  2. Huntsman

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    A dear friend and the most talented pianist I have ever met playing Paul Mauriot's "Love is Blue." On request, he will rearrange it on the fly to suit whatever I tell him I am feeling at that moment.
     


  3. Jokerman

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    Pure Morning- Placebo
     


  4. Connemara

    Connemara [URL='http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6jST2Sv63WQ']

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    I like Peg; but I'd pick Deacon Blues or Kid Charlemagne over that one.
    I almost typed Kid Charlemagne. I am such a huge SD fan that picking one song is impossible
     


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    Extraordinary Machine by Norah Jones.
     


  6. Artisan Fan

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    Another good "one song:" Peg by Steely Dan!

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    Speaking of the Dan...Donald Fagen: New Frontier and Florida Room.
     


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    New Order - Ceremony

    -Jeff
     


  8. Connemara

    Connemara [URL='http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6jST2Sv63WQ']

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    [​IMG] Speaking of the Dan...Donald Fagen: New Frontier and Florida Room.
    I had The Nightfly playing while I ran errands today. I think "Teahouse on the Tracks" is my favorite Fagen song...it has one of the slickest grooves I've ever heard.
     


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    "Tupelo Honey" by Van Morrison.
     


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    For me, it's a tough call between the first movement of Mahler 9, "The Dead Flag Blues" by Godspeed You! Black Emperor, and "Act One/Eternal Sunshine/the Pledge" by Jay Electronica.
     


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    Carol Masters by Alphaville
     


  12. Steve B.

    Steve B. Go Spurs Go

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    I like this version of "I Shall Be Released " too...
     


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    +1. I also like Bizarre Love Triangle. It reflects a personal situation of mine quite accurately.

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  14. Steve B.

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    My nomination...
     


  15. Steve B.

    Steve B. Go Spurs Go

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    I almost typed Kid Charlemagne. I am such a huge SD fan that picking one song is impossible

    Not a big fan of them- except for The Royal Scam

    Neil Young - "Cinammon Girl"

    I prefer many others, but Neil has SOOO many.
     


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