Saturday, July 29, 2006

Music to my ears

OK, I'm bored of this now. I told my husband that if no one guesses, that he'll have to swoop in and save my game, but I'm really impressed - he didn't need to, you've all done so well. Thanks to all of you who played, it was very fun - and if you're playing the game on your site sometime soon, please let me know! I've listed the unanswered songs/artists below. Hope no one is kicking themselves after seeing them :)

My foot is throbbing and again I can't think of something to write. After Keris and Kate did this ipod meme, I was going to do it as well, but never got around to posting it. Well here it is, in all its glory. I've given the first lines of the first 25 random songs on my MP3 player and you get to guess the title and artist of the song. Post your answers in the comments and I'll update them as I recieve them. The rules were these, no repeated artists, nothing obscure, foreign or with the title in the first line for me and for you no googling the lyrics. Have fun (and now I'm going to go away and cry because no one will be interested in guessing, even though I think they're all a little too obvious)

1) So I'm a little left of center You Get Me by Michelle Branch, got by A

2) Turn out the light, just say goodnight to yourself Save Yourself by Sensefield, got by A - one of my favourite songs! This one of the songs my husband and I sing to Boy to help him go to sleep

3) You think that we connect, that the chemistry's correct Spiderwebs by No Doubt, got by A

4) When I'm wrapped around your finger and I'm never letting go Where Angels Fear to Tread by Bryan Adams, got by Polly

5) Night, lift up the shades Stupid by Sarah McLachlan, got by Shadowfalcon - I think this could be my FAVOURITE song

6) Send someone to love me Better Man by Robbie Williams, got by Keris - this is another singing-to-Boy song

7) Psychic spies from China Californication by Red Hot Chili Peppers, got by Shadowfalcon

8) Well, I heard there was a secret chord Hallelujah by Rufus Wainwright, got by Kristin - I also have the Jeff Buckley version as well, I LOVE this song!

9) Oh, Life is bigger Losing My Religion by REM, got by Naddin J - I've found this was my best 'workout' song (when I actually still worked out) and now this song always reminds me of sweat and makes me feel a little guilty

10) Time is never time at all Tonight, Tonight by The Smashing Pumpkins, got by Shadowfalcon

11) What, am I to wake up suddenly and then Never is Enough by Barenaked Ladies, got by Naddin J

12) Callin out across the world Dancing in the Streets by Martha Reeves, got by Naddin J and Kristin

13) Come to me now - I Shall Believe by Sheryl Crow

14) Everyday here you come walking - Sad Eyes by Bruce Springsteen and also have the Enrique Iglesias cover

15) I didn't hear you leave Here With Me by Dido, got by Keris

16) A man is placed upon the steps - Calling All Angels by Jane Siberry and kd lang (this was from the Pay It Forward soundtrack)

17) I'm so tired of being here My Immortal by Evanescence, got by Polly and Shadowfalcon

18) Games changes and fears I Try by Macy Gray, got by Diana

19) Everything is open, nothing is set in stone Driftwood by Travis, got by Polly

20) You can look to the stars in seach of the answers - Heaven's Here On Earth by Tracy Chapman (I thought after I posted this that no one would get this one)

21) If you had one shot, one opportunity Lose Yourself by Eminem, got by Kristin

22) Your heart is not open so I must go Power of Goodbye by Madonna, got by Shadowfalcon

23) I've got sunshine My Girl by the Temptations got by both NOLADawn, and Kristin

24) You find yourself falling down Deep Water by Jewel, got by Shadowfalcon

25) There's a place I dream about - Edge of the Ocean by Ivy (I was kind of heavy on the songs from the Roswell soundtrack!)


  1. I'm so happy, I know two of them!

    #9 - Losing My Religion, REM

    #11 - Never is Enough, Barenaked Ladies

    #22 sounds familiar.

    Fun game! I might borrow it! ;D

  2. Oh, and #12... Dancing in the Streets

  3. #23 is My Girl :)
    I may have to play this one myself... looks fun.

  4. 21 is Eminem
    23 is My Girl
    12 is Dancing in the Street (?)
    13 is the fabulous Rufus Wainwright's Hallelujah

    Cool meme... I wish I knew more answers!!

  5. 1. Michelle Branch - You Get Me (I personally think you stole her name)

    2. Senses Fail - Save Yourself

    3. No Doubt - Tragic Kingdom (Not sure actually lol)

    4. Blah blah blah blahhhhhhhhhhh blooooooooooo blaaaaaaaaaaa

  6. No. 6 is Better Man by Robbie Williams.
    I think No. 15 is Here With Me by Dido.

    I've got both versions of Hallelujah too. :)

  7. 4. bryan adams -where angels fear to tread
    17. evanescence- my immortal
    19. travis-driftwood

    Spelling and names may be hashed a bit;) Not very much of a brain left to get it right today!

    Though I could be totally wrong and thinking of different songs.

  8. Hi michelle

    #5 is Sarah Maclachlan (cant spell it) I think the song it called Stupid

    #17 is Evanessance, My Immortal

    #22 Madonna, Power of Goodbye

    #24 Jewel, Fragile Flames

    I think I know some of the others but thats all I can get for now, so fingers crossed.

  9. ok after checking on my i-river

    I think I got 2 more

    #10 is smashing pumpkins, tonight tonight (haven't listened to that in ages! might have to listen to the whole 2 discs now)

    #7 I'm certain is Chill Peppers Californication, I'm kicking myself for not getting it first time.

    have to keep checking this post now as want to know what the others are!!!

  10. #18 is "I Try" by Macy Gray
    (One of my favourites)


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