The Hipinion 500: NOMINATIONS OPEN (see OP)

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Postby i am rich » Sun Sep 19, 2021 8:06 pm

Sports Fan of the Year wrote:I might try to do this but every jungle and UKG track on my list will be doomed from the start, won't it

i did it and expect to see perhaps one or two of my picks on the final list
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Postby Durham » Sun Sep 19, 2021 8:15 pm

Wrong thread
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Postby laserblast » Sun Sep 19, 2021 8:22 pm

Jerry Lundegaard wrote:can i do multiple songs from the same artist?

it's your list bb!
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Postby brittle » Sun Sep 19, 2021 8:27 pm

Also I realizing I put in a jazz song. But I always thought of lounge lizards as kinda Tom waitsey even though they are absolutely a jazz group
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Postby Jerry Lundegaard » Sun Sep 19, 2021 8:41 pm

…And You Will Know Us By The Trail of Dead - Relative Ways
Andy Shauf - Fire Truck
Aphex Twin - Avril 14th
Bonny Doon - Longwave
Brand New - Failure By Design
Bright Eyes - Road to Joy
Burial - Archangel
Califone - Stepdaughter
Califone - When Leon Spinx Moved to Town
Clem Snide - Hilary
Constantines - Nighttime/Anytime (It's Alright)
Daniel Rossen - Golden Mile
Dismemberment Plan - Memory Machine
Do Make Say Think - Auberge Le Mouton Noir
Gillian Welch - Revelator
Grateful Dead - New Speedway Boogie
Grateful Dead - Ripple
Grizzly Bear - Alligator - Choir Version
Jimmy Eat World - Goodbye Sky Harbor
John Prine - Angel From Montgomery
Julien Baker - Rejoice
Kendrick Lamar - Sing About Me, I'm Dying of Thirst
Khruangbin - Como Te Quiero
Khruangbin - Dern Kala
LCD Soundsystem - Dance Yrself Clean
Lee Hazlewood - No Train to Stockholm
Mac Demarco - My Old Man
Magnolia Electric Co. - Whip-poor-will
Maps & Atlases - The Most Trustworthy Tin Cans
Modest Mouse - Cowboy Dan
Modest Mouse - One Chance
Parquet Courts - Tenderness
Paul Simon - American Tune
Paul Simon - Graceland
Radiohead - No Surprises
Real Estate - Green Aisles
Rolling Backouts Coastal Fever - French Press
Rolling Backouts Coastal Fever - Sister's Jeans
Smog - Held
Songs:Ohia - Farewell Transmission
Steely Dan - Reelin' In The Years
Sun Kil Moon - Duk Koo Kim
Sun Kil Moon - Salvador Sanchez
Talk Talk - New Grass
The Band - Atlantic City
The Cars - Bye Bye Love
Tortoise - Djed
Townes Van Zandt - I'll Be Here in the Morning
Vampire Weekend - Unbelievers
Weezer - My Name Is Jonas

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Postby Stewart Stewart » Sun Sep 19, 2021 8:47 pm

Eyeball Kid wrote:Neil Young - Freedom

what is this? there's no song called 'Freedom' on the album of the same name and Spotify and Youtube are both giving me nothing
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Postby becky » Sun Sep 19, 2021 9:04 pm

did em as i thought of them, sorry for no abc order

The verve - bittersweet symphony
Tears for fears- everybody wants to rule the world
Smog - teenage spaceship
Grouper - heavy water (I’d rather be sleeping)
Talk talk - new grass
Aphex twin - 4
Kate bush - running up that hill
Gillian welch - I dream a highway
Bark psychosis - pendulum man
James - sometimes (Lester piggot)
Yo la tengo - night falls over Hoboken
Cocteau twins - the spangle maker
Peter Gabriel - games without frontiers
Brian eno - the big ship
Life without buildings - the leanover
The b52s - rock lobster
Belle and Sebastian - the stars of track and field
The cure - pictures of you
Traumprinz - 2 bad
Underworld - born slippy
The replacements - here comes a regular
Everything but the girl - before today
Massive attack - teardrop
Arthur Russell - soon to be innocent fun/let’s see
Neil young - after the gold rush
Gesloten cirkel - zombie machine
Pat matheny and Lyle Mays - as falls Wichita, so falls Wichita Falls
Oasis - champagne supernova
Bonnie prince billy - I see a darkness
Prefab sprout - goodbye Lucille
The blue Nile - because of Toledo
Orbital - halcyon and on and on
Jack j - something (on my mind)
John Martyn - solid air
Sean McCann - this was nearly mine
The stone roses - I am the resurrection
Guided by voices - the gold heart mountaintop queen directory
The beta band - dry the rain
Burial - archangel
Crowded house - fall at your feet
Beat happening - godsend
Cat power - colors and the kids
The velvet underground - I’m waiting for my man
Moodyman - runaway
The other people place - sorrow and a cup of joe
Primal scream - accelerator
Air - la femme d’argent
Ndf - since we last met
Ariana grande - everyday
Sonic youth - schizophrenia
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Postby New Improved Alaska » Sun Sep 19, 2021 9:06 pm

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Postby palmer eldritch » Sun Sep 19, 2021 9:06 pm

i want to see who gets the most split song votes
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Postby jalapeño ranch » Sun Sep 19, 2021 9:08 pm

I originally had Heavy Water before switching my pick to Clearing but I could go either way.
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Postby palmer eldritch » Sun Sep 19, 2021 9:10 pm

i have spangle maker on my shortlist. im not alone!!
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Postby becky » Sun Sep 19, 2021 9:16 pm

palmer eldritch wrote:i want to see who gets the most split song votes

I haven't read the thread thoroughly but arthur russell seems to be getting destroyed with this
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Postby Jerry Lundegaard » Sun Sep 19, 2021 9:19 pm

Could make a separate list of top artists too
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Postby Eyeball Kid » Sun Sep 19, 2021 9:30 pm

Sports Fan of the Year wrote:
Eyeball Kid wrote:Neil Young - Freedom

what is this? there's no song called 'Freedom' on the album of the same name and Spotify and Youtube are both giving me nothing

Oof, meant this to be "Rockin' in the Free World" but instead typed the album it came from. Corrected the post.
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Postby Althea » Sun Sep 19, 2021 10:02 pm

Jerry Lundegaard wrote:Do Make Say Think - Auberge Le Mouton Noir

Siiick I love this song

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Postby Gutslab » Sun Sep 19, 2021 10:08 pm

2Pac - "I Don't Give a Fuck"
Compton's Most Wanted - "Hood Took Me Under"
Dr. Dre & Snoop Dogg - "Nuthin' but a "G" Thang"
Too $hort - "The Ghetto"
N.W.A - "Alwayz into Somethin'"
N.W.A - "Express Yourself"
Ice Cube & Das EFX - "Check Yo Self" ("The Message" remix)
Kid Frost - "La Raza"
Cypress Hill - "How I Could Just Kill a Man"
Dr. Dre & Snoop Dogg - "Fuck wit Dre Day (And Everybody's Celebratin')"
The D.O.C. - "It's Funky Enough"
Ice Cube - "It Was a Good Day"
Eazy-E - "Eazy-er Said Than Dunn"
Above the Law - "Murder Rap"
Dr. Dre & Snoop Dogg - "Deep Cover"
Da Lench Mob - "Guerillas in tha Mist"
missy elliott - get ur freak on
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Postby palmer eldritch » Sun Sep 19, 2021 11:36 pm

here's 50 of my favorite songs ✌

amon duul ii - archangels thunderbird
aphex twin - xtal
b.w.h. - stop
brian eno - the true wheel
can - halleluhwah
charlie - spacer woman
cocteau twins - the spangle maker
comus - diana
cristina - don't mutilate my mink
cybotron - clear
depeche mode - enjoy the silence
donna summer- I feel love
drive like jehu - here come the rome plows
gang of four - ether
glenn branca - lesson no 1
happy mondays - wrote for luck
hard corps - dirty
INXS - don't change
joy division - disorder
kate bush - running up that hill
liaisons diangereuses - los ninos del parque
mr. fingers - mystery of love
mu - let's get sick
my bloody valentine - soon
neil young - barstool blues
neneh cherry - buffalo stance
neu! - fur immer
oval - do while
pixies - wave of mutilation
pluton & humanoids - world invaders
poesie noire - pity for the self
section 25 - inspiration
shannon - let the music play
sisters of mercy - this corrosion
sonic youth - schizophrenia
suicide - ghost rider
swell maps - the helicopter spies
tears for fears - everybody wants to rule the world
television - marquee moon
the fall - the classical
the jesus and mary chain - happy when it rains
the knife - full of fire
the ronettes - be my baby
the stooges - 1970
the units - high pressure days
the velvet underground - what goes on
throbbing gristle - hot on the heels of love
victrola - maritime tatami
wire - the 15th
wolf eyes - black vomit
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Postby Autarch » Mon Sep 20, 2021 1:16 am

laserblast wrote:
Sweet Gregory Pectin wrote:would a boarder smash song smash for the top 500 be more hipinion appropriate

this is ... a very good idea and solves the problem of everyone has a different favorite song by the hpn canon artists

it's well beyond my capacity to program this but I'm happy to provide the inputs cc autarch or whomever

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Postby maraschino cherry » Mon Sep 20, 2021 2:30 am

hmm ok here is a very reckless combo of songs i am obsessed w rn and undeniable songs that have been loved for years

saccharine trust- a human certainty
aretha franklin- i say a little prayer
john fahey- view (east from the top of the riggs road/b&o trestle)
cassie- me & u
dj screw- grabbin grain
young marble giants- brand new life
richard hell& the voidoids- time
john cale- hello there
kate bush- all the love
dicks- hate the police

gloria ann taylor- how can you say it
nora dean- peace begins within
xtc- when you’re near me i have difficulty
pharoah sanders- love is everywhere
martin rev- mari
mariah carey- we belong together
lee perry & the upsetters- soul fire
pylon- crazy
suburban lawns- janitor
syl johnson- im talkin bout freedom

eazy e- still a nigga
charles bradley- the world (is going up in flames)
bobby wright- blood of an american
michael jackson- aint no sunshine
jeremih- oui
yoko ono- why
neil young- here we are in the years
martha reeves & the vandellas- no more tearstained makeup
roxy music- could it happen to me
the invincibles- heart full of love

porter wagoner- the rubber room
stereolab- super falling star
the roches- the scorpion lament
the monkees- (im not your) steppin stone
rocket from the tombs- aint it fun
can- mary, mary so contrary
jennifer lara- i am in love
the cure- the funeral party
skip spence- broken heart
the shaggs- philosophy of the world

jacques dutronc- l’idole — je n’en peux plus
little ann- deep shadows
desmond dekker & the aces- 007 (shanty town)
nina simone- baltimore
the kinks- phenomenal cat
joyce heath- i wouldn’t dream of it
syd barrett- late night
female species- tale of my lost love
marvin gaye- inner city blues (make me wanna holler)
kendrick lamar- element
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Postby brittle » Mon Sep 20, 2021 8:54 am

maraschino cherry wrote:rocket from the tombs- aint it fun

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Postby Melville » Mon Sep 20, 2021 8:57 am

brittle wrote:
Melville wrote:
brittle wrote:
Melville wrote:Haphazard list:

I might vote for more from this list than i do my own :)

Well, now I need to check out all the songs on your list. A lot I've never heard before. ... 2c01774dd5

of course i made a playlist congruently :ugeek:

Nice. Listening to it now. People Who Died is bringing me back 30 years. It was a staple at the hippy camp where I spent my summers as a kid.
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Postby brittle » Mon Sep 20, 2021 9:01 am

i'm literally listening to that song right this instant
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Postby Shotfrog » Mon Sep 20, 2021 9:17 am

This is hard
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Postby CatGyal (Tu Babysitter) » Mon Sep 20, 2021 9:25 am

Tech Grl - Otra Noche En El Perreo
Minor Threat - Sob Story

Panda Bear - Bros
Charli XCX - Lucky
Dinamarca - Fine Day

Sophie - Bipp
DJ Metatron - Rave Child
Map.ache - Seis
DJ Maphorisa - Makhe
Traumprinz - If Only My Love Could Set U Free
Can - Future Days
Blawan - Getting Me Down
Mc Joao - Baile de Favela
Hannah Diamond - Pink and Blue
Shaggy - It Wasn't Me

Isabella Lovestory - Tonite
Mousse T ft Hot n Juicy - Horny 98
Leafar Legov - Our Love Is Strong
Koffee - Toast
Stereolab - Pack Yr Romantic Mind
Miriam Makeba - Malaika
Rhythm & Sound ft Jah Batta - Music Hit You
Vampire Weekend - Hannah Hunt
Deakin - Good House
I Wayne - Can't Satisfy Her

Aqua - Barbie Girl
Buraka Som Sistema - Hangover (BaBaBa)
Britney Spears - Baby One More Time
Mina - Make Money
Exray Taniua - Stingo

Katy Perry - The One That Got Away
Kim Petras - Close Your Eyes
DJ Koze - Planet Hase
Fishmans - Walking In The Rhythm

Burna Boy - On The Low
Sho Madjozi - Wakanda Forever
Gafacci - Split In Di Middle
DJ Flex - Fever
Erika de Casier - Intimate

Axel Boman - Eyes of My Mind
Beach House - Zebra
Ada - Each and Everyone (Blindhouse)
Tekno - Pana
Jurgen Paape - So Weit Wie Noch Nie
Yung Lean - - Ginseng Strip

Octo Octa - Power To The People

Rihanna - Man Down
DJ Sprinkles - Crossfaderama
Cassie - Me & U

Pharell Williams - Happy

Bow Wow ft Omarion - Let Me Hold You
T-Pain ft Mike Jones - I'm N Luv (Wit a Stripper)
Nelly Furtado - Promiscuous
Mario - How Do I Breathe

DJ Python - Todo Era Azul (Versiòn Afuera)
Kendrick Lamar - Recipe
Extra Musica - Etat Major
Orlando Julius - Disco Hi-Life
Robyn - Ever Again
Sean Paul - Temperature
Bad Gyal - Fiebre
Gidigidi Majimaji - Who Can Bwogo Me?
Destroyer - Bay of Pigs
The Beach Boys - In My Room

Lana Del Rey - Venice Bitch
Daft Punk - Something About Us (Florentino Refix)
Gala - Freed From Desire
Daft Punk - Too Long
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Postby The Fool on the Hill » Mon Sep 20, 2021 11:42 am

I'm close to finishing my list but I'm agonizing over the last couple of entries.
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Postby klubrick » Mon Sep 20, 2021 12:05 pm

this was really hard, i could keep making changes forever buy i'm too busy the rest of the day so this is it:

Bob Dylan- Tangled Up in Blue
Bob Marley – Slave Driver
Bonnie Prince Billy – I See a Darkness
Brian Eno - Here Come the Warm Jets
Built to Spill - Carry the Zero
De La Soul - Ego Trippin' (Part Two)
Destroyer – Rubies
Dinosaur Jr. - Sludgefeast
Don Cherry – Brown Rice
Drive By Truckers- Decoration Day
Electric Wizard – Funeralopolis
Fugazi – Argument
Gang of Four - Anthrax
Gang Starr – You Know My Steez
Gillian Welch -Revelator
Grateful Dead - Box of Rain
Guided By Voices – A Salty Salute
Guided By Voices -Don’t Stop Now
Joni Mitchell - Coyote
Madvillian - Accordion
Miles Davis- In A Silent Way
Neil Young – On the Beach
Neutral Milk Hotel – Ghost
Ornette Coleman - Lonely Woman
Otis Redding – I’ve Been Loving You
Outkast – Elevators (Me and You)
Papa M – Glad You’re Here With Me
Pavement - In the Mouth a Desert
Pharoah Sanders - The Creator Has a Master Plan
Popol Vuh - Einsjäger und Siebenjäger
Public Enemy – Black Steel in the Hour of Chaos
REM – Nightswimming
Reigning Sound – Break It
Richard and Linda Thompson – The Calvary Cross
Rolling Stones – Let It Loose
Silver Jews - The Wild Kindness
Slint – Good Morning, Captain
Sleep – Dopesmoker
Smog -Vessel in Vain
Son Volt – Windfall
Songs Ohia - Farewell Transmission
Ted Leo/The Pharmacists – Me and Mia
The Band – Up on Cripple Creek
The Kinks - Strangers
Uncle Tupelo – Sauget Wind
Velvet Underground – Sister Ray
Warren Zevon -Wearwolves of London
Wire – Mercy
Wu-Tang Clan – C.R.E.A.M.
Yo La Tengo – We’re An American Band
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Postby Shotfrog » Mon Sep 20, 2021 12:22 pm

Almost definitely will keep revising but this was my first attempt at 50. I restricted myself to one per artist. For a couple of those bands I basically had to draw a song out of a hat.

American Football – Never Meant
Andrew W.K. – Party Hard
Bell Witch – Mirror Reaper
Black Sabbath – War Pigs
Blue Oyster Cult – Don’t Fear the Reaper
Bonnie Prince Billy – I See a Darkness
Bruce Springsteen – The River
The Clash – Guns of Brixton
The Cure – Fascination Street
Dire Straits – Romeo and Juliet
Dolly Parton – Jolene
Einsturzende Neubauten – Feurio!
Electric Six – Danger! High Voltage
Explosions in the Sky – Your Hand in Mine
Galaxie 500 – Strange
George Harrison – What Is Life
Ghostface Killah – Apollo Kids
Gin Blossoms – Hey Jealousy
Grouper - Disengaged
Interpol – A Time to Be So Small
Iron Maiden – The Trooper
Joy Division – Transmission
Kate Bush – Hounds of Love
The Killers – Mr. Brightside (fuck you)
Mastodon – Iron Tusk
Metallica – Fade to Black
Morissey – Everyday Is Like Sunday
Neutral Milk Hotel – Oh Comely
New Order – Leave Me Alone
Nine Inch Nails – Wish
NWA – Straight Outta Compton
Oasis – Don’t Look Back in Anger
Pantera – Walk
Pink Floyd – Wish You Were Here
Radiohead – Reckoner
Rainer Maria – Atlantic
Refused – New Noise
Ride – Vapour Trail
Sharon Van Etten – Serpents
Sigur Ros – Staralfur
Simon and Garfunkel – Sounds of Silence
Skid Row – Youth Gone Wild
Slowdive – Alison
Songs: Ohia – The Big Game Is Every Night
Stan Rogers – Northwest Passage
Stone Roses – I Am the Resurrection
Sunny Day Real Estate – In Circles
Tears for Fears – Head Over Heels
Warren Zevon – Roland the Headless Thompson Gunner
Whitney Houston – I Wanna Dance with Somebody
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Postby mellowgold » Mon Sep 20, 2021 12:28 pm

dont remember mr brightside being explicit omg....
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Postby dark budlite supernova » Mon Sep 20, 2021 3:42 pm

CatGyal (Tu Babysitter) wrote:Hannah Diamond - Pink and Blue

Hell yeah. And Pack Yr Romantic Mind is my fav Stereolab too
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Postby dark budlite supernova » Mon Sep 20, 2021 3:43 pm

Already having a good time going through some of these nominations I'm unfamiliar with. Which is a lot lol
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