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Shower Songs and My Top Five Organ Songs

Wanna have a concert in your shower. We’ve prepared the perfect shower sing songs here.

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Shower Podcast.mp3

For next week we’re doing theme suggested by my friend Joe (everyone is welcome to suggest songs and themes). He wanted a Top Five Songs featuring the Organ. It’s not an odd request once you consider the amount of songs the organ and electric organ appear in. In case you’re not sure what an organ sounds like listen to this. So here is Joe’s Top Five what are yours.

5. Chips Ahoy, The Holdsteady

4. Sukie in the Graveyard, Belle and Sebastian

3. High Party, Ted Leo

2. Pump it Up, Elvis Costello

1. New Era, The Specials

August 29, 2008 Posted by | Music, My Top Five, Podcast | 13 Comments

Multinstrumentalists Podcast and My Top Five Shower Singing Songs

Fantastic suggestions last week, thanks guy! Synths, xylophones, trumpets, we had it all in this weeks podcast. Download it here.

Multinstrumentalists Podcast.mp3

So for next week, we’re going for a classic theme. My Top Five Songs to Sing in the Shower. Don’t be shy we all do it occasionally to some degree. I tend towards the classics because I can’t remember the words to anything else. They also tend to be morning songs. Let me hear yours!

5. In Between Days, The Cure

4. Rebel, Rebel, Bowie

3. My Girl, The Temptations

2. What’s Going On, Marvin Gaye

1. Ob-la-di, Ob-la-da, The Beatles

August 22, 2008 Posted by | Music, My Top Five, Podcast | 7 Comments

Quittin Time Podcast and My Top Five Multi-instrumentalists

Sorry about the late podcast, this weeks is all about finish up work for the week. Download it here.

quittintimePodcast.mp3

Up next, we have My Top Five Multi-instrumentalists! By that I mean bands and/or songs which feature a plethora of instruments working in unison to win our hearts. Here are mine, what are yours?

5. Los Campesinos, Broken Heartbeats Sound Like Breakbeats

4. Rilo Kiley, Execution of All Things

3. Stars, Your Ex-lover is Dead

2. Sufjan Stevens, The Man of Metropolis Steals our Hearts

1. Go Team!, The Wrath of Marcie

August 15, 2008 Posted by | Music, My Top Five, Podcast | 7 Comments

Angry Podcast and My Top Five End of Working Week Songs

GRRRR! Some fantastic angry suggestions for the podcast! Check it out here!

Angry Podcast.mp3

I also asked for some suggestions for some new Top Fives and Jenna! delivered the goods with a few classics. So since it’s almost Friday as I write this I thought we’d do My Top Five End of Working Week Songs. The songs can be about the weekend or getting paid or freedom or just make you feel good after a hard week of toil. No rules! Here’s my five what are yours?

5. Vampire Weekend, A-Punk

4. BSS, Major Label Debut (fast)

3. Art Brut, Good Weekend

2. Easybeats, Friday on My Mind

1. The Cure, Friday I’m in Love

UPDATE: I’ve got some free tickets for Little Wings, in Whelans next week. All you gotta do is head over to Dublin Metblogs!

August 7, 2008 Posted by | Angry, Music, My Top Five, Podcast | 13 Comments

Space Podcast and My Top Five Anger Songs

We had an eclectic mix for the space podcast going from Elton John to Kraftwerk. Check it out here!

Space Podcast.mp3

For next week, we’re looking for your ANGER songs! If you’re like me, there’s nothing more therapeutic when you’re in a bad mood than putting on your headphones and putting on some angry music. So here’s My Top Five, what’s yours

5. Test Icicles, Circle Square Triangle

4. Death from Above 1979, Blood On Our hands

3. Untrust Us, Crystal Castles

2. Nirvana, Territorial Pissing

1. Killing in the Name of, RATM

P.S What other Top Fives do you want to see in the future?

August 1, 2008 Posted by | Music, My Top Five, Podcast | 9 Comments