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I have a cunning plan....

April 7th, 2009 (11:40 am)

...and that's to pretend that I'm not horribly behind on my meming, and that brendanm720's getting around to this same meme, hasn't triggered me. Nope. Not at all. Just a river, folks, just a river.

Anyhow, that afore-mentioned meme:
1. Reply to this post and I'll assign you a letter.
2. List (and upload, if you feel like it) 5 songs that start with that letter.
3. Post them to your journal with these instructions

empressvesica gave me the letter "I".

1) I'll Find My Way Home - Jon and Vangelis
One of the songs that I first heard growing up, and stuck with me as being different from the normal range of stuff. Even now, I can find myself able to sing along with it on its infrequent plays over UK airwaves.

2) I Touch Myself - The Divinyls
Goodness me, what could this song possibly be about? Fun, with a good tune.

3) I Want You Back - Mel C
Not a song I think anyone else will ever have heard of. Basically a B side on her first solo release, and never added to any of the albums. Surprisingly good, surprisingly poppy and just fun from a singer underestimated by many for being a Spice Girl.

4) Independant Love Song - Scarlet
"I'm doing it a different way" indeed. A love song that doesn't sound like any other bog-standard pop love songs, but explodes into full orchestral motion at points. Brilliant stuff.

5) In the End - Linkin Park
Dark, fascinating and with an ability to drag you along with it. Love it.


Posted by: Daveosaurus (southerndave)
Posted at: April 10th, 2009 10:12 am (UTC)

I'll have a go at this one if you've got any letters left... just don't expect me to be able to find anything much in a hurry (am just too far behind with Other Stuff).

Posted by: Sentimental yet sardonic (booster17)
Posted at: April 12th, 2009 08:33 pm (UTC)
Gospel Booster

I hearby decree you the letter 'b'.

And I really feel that being too far behind thing. Good luck!

Posted by: Daveosaurus (southerndave)
Posted at: April 27th, 2009 11:23 am (UTC)
split enz

I've finally done it (and another one I owed)... in the same month, even.

I don't expect you to recognise any of them though (although there's a casual reference to a song I'm fairly sure you do know a bit farther down the list...)

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