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Song you are on a kick of right now?
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Can You Please Crawl Out Your window, take 6 I believe it is from the Highway 61 sessions, though the Hendrix cover is also brilliant

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Dogs by Floyd

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At the moment I’ve been listening to:

“This Guitar (Can’t Keep From Crying)” – George Harrison

“Peacemaker” – Green Day

She Said She Said ” – The Beatles

“Thank You For The Venom” – My Chemical Romance

“In Bloom” – Nirvana

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I’ve actually been listening a lot to The Rutles, actually. I’m definitely appreciative of the fact that Neil Innes didn’t do carbon copies of Beatles songs, and apparently didn’t even listen directly to them while composing. That makes the fact that he could come up with a counterpoint of “If I Fell “, for example, just by gut instinct. It’s like real magic, isn’t it?

My personal favorite is “Cheese And Onions”, especially, because of not just how it captures “A Day In The Life ” quite well, but the sheer amount of musical jokes in and of itself. The one note ending is an absolute hoot.

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I have been listening to ‘Dancing Queen’ by Abba a lot recently. They released many pop classics, but this is my favourite.

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Toxic34 said
I’ve actually been listening a lot to The Rutles, actually. I’m definitely appreciative of the fact that Neil Innes didn’t do carbon copies of Beatles songs, and apparently didn’t even listen directly to them while composing. That makes the fact that he could come up with a counterpoint of “If I Fell “, for example, just by gut instinct. It’s like real magic, isn’t it?

My personal favorite is “Cheese And Onions”, especially, because of not just how it captures “A Day In The Life ” quite well, but the sheer amount of musical jokes in and of itself. The one note ending is an absolute hoot.

  

I’d say Hold My Hand is my favourite, because it epitomises early Beatles without really even having a song it copies (sure, a but of inspiration here and there but my point remains)

 

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I have been listening to ‘Dancing Queen’ by Abba a lot recently. They released many pop classics, but this is my favourite.

  

It’s a really, amazingly done song. It can be described as ‘pop perfection’, imo. 

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Another song I have been on a kick of recently is the reggae cover of ‘Love’s A Game’ by the British band, The Magic Numbers. They are my favourite co-ed musical quartet and Ringo’s a fan. It’s my favourite cover of a song by the band. 

 

Here’s the original version from their debut album in 2005:

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Heard this song yesterday and woke up with it in my head and gosh darn is it a bop

I know I’d heard it before long ago, probably on the radio.

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Been on a Floyd and Stones kick lately but also this song 

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I guess I’m one of the few people who likes this thread

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That’s the song I’ve been on a cycle of recently due to the lyrics and how work currently is.

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These two Waterboys tracks are getting repeated plays at the moment:

First off, from the Warfield Theatre in San Francisco on 4 November, a medley of The Trip to Broadford, Sweet Thing (Van Morrison), Blackbird (Beatles) and You Can’t Always Get What You Want (Stones)…

…and this version of Yellow Submarine  Mike broke into in a bar in the Arun Islands when the barmaid wanted And a Bang on the Ear

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Haven’t posted on this thread in a long time, so have this gem: 

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Heather by Paul McCartney

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[Taylor Swift was mentioned in the ‘Revolver ‘ SDE thread, which this relates back to.]

Swift has got the catchy radio pop song down but beyond that there is some real depth to her music and lyrics which places her far above almost all of her contemporaries. It would be easy but wrong for anyone to swipe her aside as little more than a current fad/phenomenon who will be little more than a best of track on a greatest hits of the 2010/20’s. 

The 10 minute ‘All Too Well’ is astonishing.

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