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  • Soundtrack to yer wee life

    Nov 22 2006, 13:18

    One of thoise things where you get given questions, and you put the music on random and write down what comes up.

    How does the world see me?
    Song: Permanent Daylight
    Artist: Radiohead
    My Comments: im a sunny person?

    Will I have a happy life?
    Song: Cadnium lung jacket
    Artist: Venetian Snares
    My Comments: looks like im gonna live in an iron lung... - like Mr Frump.

    What do my friends really think of me?
    Song: Ramshackle
    Artist: Beck
    My Comments: Thats weirdly true I think.

    Do people secretly lust after me?
    Song: 04/21/05 Thursday
    Artist: Fantômas
    My Comments: Great. im attractive once for a day in every 8 years.

    How can I make myself happy?
    Song: Where Is the Line
    Artist: Björk
    My Comments: Knowing when to stop?

    What should I do with my life?
    Song: Motion Picture Soundtrack
    Artist: Radiohead
    My Comments: Making films. i could do that. Or soundtracks. Either way, it works quite nicely.

    Why should life be full of so much pain?
    Song: Brain Damage
    Artist: Pink Floyd
    My Comments: That works. Kind of.

    How can I maximize my pleasure during sex?
    Song: Lee
    Artist: Tenacious D
    My Comments: Thats just wrong. Pure wrong.

    Will I ever have children?
    Song: Ultraviolence
    Artist: New Order
    My Comments: Doesnt bode well...

    Will I die happy?
    Song: Raped On A Bed Of Sand
    Artist: Mike Patton
    My Comments: Oh. Dear. Me.

    What is some good advice for me?
    Song: Cicatriz ESP
    Artist: The Mars Volta
    My Comments: Hmm. the lyrics say to i have defected...

    What is happiness?
    Song: Clam, Crab, Cockle, Cowrie
    Artist: Joanna Newsom
    My Comments: Well, she is a sweet wee elf.

    What is my favorite fetish?
    Song: Aanguish
    Artist: Venetian Snares
    My Comments: Some of these sex ones have come out pretty badly.

    How will I be remembered?
    Song: Old Fart At Play
    Artist: Captain Beefheart
    My Comments: I guess im cool with that. I'd prefer not to be a fart, but at least im not an other Mike Patton song title.
  • Music Genre Quiz

    Nov 20 2006, 22:39

    I saw this list in another journal, had to copy it.

    ps. most of the hard rock is in fact, shite rock. still... never mind...
    Put an 'x' next to artists who you have songs by, even if it's only one.

    -------------------

    HARD ROCK

    [ ] Nickelback
    [x] Disturbed
    [ ] Shinedown
    [ ] Seether
    [ ] Sevendust
    [x] System of a Down
    [ ] Flyleaf
    [ ] Staind
    [ ] Drowning Pool
    [ ] Avenged Sevenfold
    [ ] Mudvayne
    [ ] Audioslave
    [ ] Trapt
    [x] KoЯn
    [ ] Three Days Grace
    [ ] Evans Blue
    [ ] Godsmack
    TOTAL = 3

    COUNTRY

    [ ] Rascal Flatts
    [ ] Carrie Underwood
    [ ] LeAnn Rimes
    [ ] Garth Brooks
    [ ] Dixie Chicks
    [ ] Kenny Chesney
    [ ] Tim McGraw
    [ ] Faith Hill
    [ ] Hank Williams Jr.
    [ ] Shania Twain
    [x] Johnny Cash
    [x] Willie Nelson
    [ ] Merle Haggard
    [ ] Blue Rodeo
    TOTAL = 2

    PSYCHOBILLY

    [ ] Nekromantix
    [ ] Tiger Army
    [ ] HorrorPops
    [ ] The Cramps
    [ ] Mad Sin
    [ ] The Meteors
    [ ] Reverend Horton Heat
    [ ] Demented Are Go!
    [ ] Batmobile
    [ ] Guana Batz
    [ ] The Gun Club
    [ ] Klingonz
    [ ] Hellbillys
    [ ] The Phenomenauts
    TOTAL = 0

    POP

    [ ] teddy geiger
    [ ] Ashlee Simpson
    [ ] Kelly Clarkson
    [ ] Madonna
    [ ] Avril Lavigne
    [ ] Pink
    [ ] The Veronicas
    [ ] Daniel Powter
    [ ] James Blunt
    [ ] Nelly Furtado
    [ ] Natasha Bedingfield
    [ ] Ryan Cabrera
    TOTAL = 0

    EMO

    [ ] Fall Out Boy
    [ ] Halifax
    [ ] Fightstar
    [ ] The Dears
    [ ] Forgive Durden
    [ ] From First to Last
    [ ] Senses Fail
    [ ] Something Corporate
    [ ] Hit The Lights
    [ ] Dashboard Confessional
    [ ] Dear Whoever
    [ ] Funeral for a Friend
    [x] Coldplay
    [ ] The Used
    [ ] The Spill Canvas
    TOTAL = 1
    coldplay? emo? whatever...

    ORIGINAL EMO

    [ ] Circle Takes the Square
    [ ] Dag Nasty
    [ ] Rites of Spring
    [ ] Moss Icon
    [ ] Orchid
    [ ] Saetia
    [ ] Comadre
    [ ] Indian Summer
    [ ] Joshua Fit For Battle
    [ ] Texas is the Reason
    [ ] Sunny Day Real Estate
    [ ] Hot Cross
    [ ] Mineral
    [ ] Yaphet Kotto
    [ ] Funeral Diner
    TOTAL = 0
    original emo is at the drive in.. etc. whoever compiled this list origianlly is a music retard.

    AMBIENT

    [x] Brian Eno
    [ ] Labradford
    [ ] Global Communication
    [ ] Harold Budd
    [ ] Lustmord
    [x] Solaris
    [ ] Steve Roach
    [ ] Vir Unis
    [ ] Gas
    [x] Tangerine Dream
    [ ] Delerium
    [ ] Stars of the Lid
    [ ] Steve Reich
    [ ] Fennesz
    TOTAL = 3

    CHILLOUT

    [x] Air
    [x] Zero 7
    [ ] Thievery Corporation
    [x] Massive Attack
    [x] Röyksopp
    [x] Portishead
    [x] Boards of Canada
    [ ] Sneaker Pimps
    [ ] Frou Frou
    [x] Imogen Heap
    [ ] Mandalay
    [ ] Carbon Based Lifeforms
    TOTAL = 7

    INDIE

    [ ] The Hush Sound
    [x] Death Cab for Cutie
    [x] The Killers
    [ ] Elliott Smith
    [x] Yeah Yeah Yeahs
    [x] Belle and Sebastian
    [x] The Postal Service
    [x] Q and Not U
    [x] Franz Ferdinand
    [ ] Modest Mouse
    [ ] Cursive
    [x] The Arcade Fire
    [ ] The Shins
    [ ] Hot Hot Heat
    [ ] Sufjan Stevens
    [x] Neutral Milk Hotel
    [ ] Iron & Wine
    [x] Clap Your Hands Say Yeah
    [ ] Bloc Party
    [x] Minus the Bear
    TOTAL = 11

    METAL

    [ ] Amon Amarth
    [ ] Dimmu Borgir
    [ ] Carcass
    [x] Children of Bodom
    [ ] Emperor
    [ ] Carpathian Forest
    [ ] Arcturus
    [x] Opeth
    [ ] Ayreon
    [ ] Cannibal Corpse
    [ ] At the Gates
    [ ] Burzum
    [ ] Therion
    [ ] Mayhem
    [ ] Necrophagist
    [ ] Darkthrone
    [ ] Celtic Frost
    [ ] Gorgoroth
    [ ] Satyricon
    [ ] Death
    [ ] Finntroll
    [ ] Anaal Nathrakh
    [ ] Testament
    [ ] Atheist
    [ ] Bathory
    [ ] Deicide
    [x] Slayer
    [x] Metallica
    [ ] Pantera
    Total = 4
    (is it me or do all these bands have really funny names?)

    METALCORE

    [ ] As I Lay Dying
    [ ] Atreyu
    [ ] Lamb of God
    [ ] Killswitch Engage
    [ ] Unearth
    [ ] Throwdown
    [ ] Becoming the Archetype
    [ ] Between the Buried and Me
    [ ] Norma Jean
    [ ] Zao
    [ ] Converge
    [ ] Botch
    [ ] Bullet for My Valentine
    [ ] Still Remains
    [ ] Bleeding Through
    [ ] Trivium
    TOTAL = 0

    HARDCORE

    [ ] Forwardx
    [ ] Sick of It All
    [ ] Madball
    [ ] Agnostic Front
    [ ] Gorilla Biscuits
    [ ] Good Clean Fun
    [ ] Donnybrook!
    [ ] Champion
    [ ] Casey Jones
    [ ] Black My Heart
    [ ] Hoods
    [x] Minor Threat
    [ ] Death Before Dishonor
    [ ] The Warriors
    [ ] xBishopx
    [ ] Too Pure To Die
    [ ] Sinking Ships
    TOTAL = 1

    POST HARDCORE

    [x] Thursday
    [x] At the Drive-In
    [x] The Blood Brothers
    [ ] Alexisonfire
    [ ] The Fall of Troy
    [ ] Glassjaw
    [ ] Chiodos
    [ ] mewithoutYou
    [ ] Drive Like Jehu
    [ ] Sparta
    [ ] Bear vs. Shark
    [ ] These Arms Are Snakes
    [x] Coheed and Cambria
    [ ] The Receiving End of Sirens
    [ ] He Is Legend
    [ ] Scary Kids Scaring Kids
    TOTAL = 4

    GRINDCORE

    [x] Napalm Death
    [ ] Nasum
    [ ] Pig Destroyer
    [ ] Cattle Decapitation
    [ ] Agoraphobic Nosebleed
    [ ] Cephalic Carnage
    [ ] Anal Cunt
    [ ] Fuck... I'm Dead
    [ ] Ed Gein
    [ ] The Number Twelve Looks Like You
    [ ] Discordance Axis
    [ ] Aborted
    [ ] Assück
    [ ] Ion Dissonance
    [ ] Genghis Tron
    [ ] Cryptopsy
    [ ] Dying Fetus
    [ ] The Locust
    TOTAL = 1

    DOOM/SLUDGE/EXPERIMENTAL

    [ ] Neurosis
    [ ] Sunn O
    [ ] Oxbow
    [ ] Red Sparowes
    [ ] Swans
    [ ] Pelican
    [ ] Isis
    [ ] Zeni Geva
    [ ] Cult of Luna
    [ ] Today Is The Day
    [x] Godspeed You! Black Emperor
    [ ] Crash Worship
    [x] Explosions in the Sky
    [ ] Grails
    [ ] Culper Ring
    [ ] Tribes of Neurot
    TOTAL = 2

    its post rock, you twat. experimental is mike patton, john zorn etc... ahh this guy annoys me.

    POWERPOP

    [ ] hellogoodbye
    [ ] The All-American Rejects
    [ ] Fountains of Wayne
    [ ] Head Automatica
    [ ] Weezer
    [ ] Panic! At the Disco
    [ ] Jellyfish
    [ ] Teenage Fanclub
    [ ] The Lashes
    [ ] The Lost Patrol Band
    [ ] The Click Five
    [ ] Cute is What We Aim For
    [ ] Wilco
    [ ] The Exploding Hearts
    Total = 0

    PUNK

    [x] Rancid
    [x] NOFX
    [x] Bad Religion
    [x] Misfits
    [ ] Anti-Flag
    [x] Sex Pistols
    [x] Alkaline Trio
    [ ] Dropkick Murphys
    [ ] Pennywise
    [ ] Millencolin
    [ ] Operation Ivy
    [ ] Descendents
    [x] Dead Kennedys
    [ ] AFI
    TOTAL = 7
    afi should be in emo...

    POP PUNK

    [ ] blink-182
    [x] Green Day
    [ ] New Found Glory
    [ ] Good Charlotte
    [ ] Relient K
    [ ] Sum 41
    [ ] The Ataris
    [ ] The Starting Line
    [ ] Simple Plan
    [x] The Offspring
    [ ] Lagwagon
    [ ] Box Car Racer
    [ ] Motion City Soundtrack
    TOTAL = 2

    STREET PUNK

    [ ] The Unseen
    [ ] The Casualties
    [x] GBH
    [ ] The Varukers
    [ ] Cock Sparrer
    [ ] The Virus
    [x] The Exploited
    [ ] Sham 69
    [ ] Tilly and the Wall
    [ ] Lower Class Brats
    [ ] Clit 45
    [ ] U.S. Bombs
    [ ] Leftöver Crack
    [ ] Subhumans
    [ ] Anti-Nowhere League
    TOTAL = 2
    leftover crack is a great name!

    CRUST PUNK

    [ ] Amebix
    [ ] Aus-Rotten
    [ ] His Hero Is Gone
    [ ] Nausea
    [x] Crass
    [ ] From Ashes Rise
    [ ] Skitsystem
    [ ] Rudimentary Peni
    [ ] Extreme Noise Terror
    [ ] Tragedy
    [x] Wolf Parade
    [ ] Anti-Product
    [ ] Behind Enemy Lines
    TOTAL = 2

    RAP

    [ ] Ying Yang Twins
    [ ] Bubba Sparxxx
    [ ] Paul Wall
    [ ] Jay-Z
    [ ] Nas
    [ ] DMX
    [ ] Ice Cube
    [ ] 2Pac
    [ ] Cypress Hill
    [ ] Ludacris
    [ ] lil jon
    [x] Eminem
    [ ] 50 Cent
    [x] Kanye West
    [ ] Bow Wow
    [x] Linkin Park
    [ ] Wu-Tang Clan
    TOTAL = 3 (Linkin Park?)

    HIP-HOP

    [ ] Dilated Peoples
    [ ] Mos Def
    [ ] Atmosphere
    [ ] Sage Francis
    [ ] Talib Kweli
    [ ] Aesop Rock
    [ ] Blackalicious
    [ ] Souls of Mischief
    [x] MF DOOM
    [x] Jurassic 5
    [ ] Jedi Mind Tricks
    [ ] Common
    [ ] Gangstarr
    [ ] A Tribe Called Quest
    [ ] Ghostface
    [ ] Pete Rock
    [x] De La Soul
    [ ] Necro
    [ ] Immortal Technique
    [ ] Ill Bill
    TOTAL = 3

    SKA

    [ ] Streetlight Manifesto
    [ ] The Mighty Mighty Bosstones
    [ ] Big D and the Kids Table
    [ ] The Toasters
    [ ] Goldfinger
    [ ] The Aquabats
    [x] Reel Big Fish
    [ ] Fortunado
    [ ] Skankin' Pickle
    [ ] Madness
    [ ] The Skatalites
    [x] Voodoo Glowskulls
    [ ] Five Iron Frenzy
    [ ] Tip The Van
    [ ] Stealing From Peter
    [x] The Specials
    [ ] Catch 22
    TOTAL = 3

    CLASSIC ROCK

    [x] The Doors
    [x] The Beatles
    [x] The Rolling Stones
    [x] The Clash
    [x] The Who
    [ ] The Guess Who
    [x] Eric Clapton
    [x] Aerosmith
    [x] Black Sabbath
    [x] The Kinks
    [ ] Kiss
    [ ] Rush
    [x] Ramones
    [x] Pink Floyd
    [x] Led Zeppelin
    [ ] Heart
    [ ] Guns N' Roses
    [ ] Toto
    [ ] Supertramp
    [x] Steve Miller Band
    [x] Jimi Hendrix
    TOTAL = 14

    90's ALTERNATIVE

    [x] Sublime
    [ ] CAKE
    [x] Red Hot Chili Peppers
    [ ] Spin Doctors
    [x] The Smashing Pumpkins
    [ ] Gin Blossoms
    [x] Alice in Chains
    [x] Soundgarden
    [ ] Toad the Wet Sprocket
    [ ] 311
    [ ] Live
    [ ] Bush
    [ ] Third Eye Blind
    [x] Goo Goo Dolls
    [x] Barenaked Ladies
    [ ] Counting Crows
    [x] No Doubt
    [x] Nirvana
    TOTAL= 9
    Toad the Wet Sprocket is a genious name. makes me want some.

    INDUSTRIAL

    [ ] KMFDM
    [x] Ministry
    [x] Nine Inch Nails
    [ ] Laibach
    [ ] Einstürzende Neubauten
    [x] Skinny Puppy
    [ ] Front Line Assembly
    [ ] VNV Nation
    [ ] Crossbreed
    [ ] :wumpscut:
    [ ] Throbbing Gristle
    [ ] Hocico
    [ ] Assemblage 23
    [ ] Front 242
    [ ] Funker Vogt
    [ ] Psyclon 9
    [ ] Suicide Commando
    TOTAL = 3

    ELECTROCLASH

    [ ] Ladytron
    [ ] Fischerspooner
    [ ] Peaches
    [ ] ADULT
    [ ] Freezepop
    [x] Daft Punk
    [x] Goldfrapp
    [ ] Shiny Toy Guns
    [ ] Clear Static
    [ ] The Faint
    [x] Pixies
    [ ] She Wants Revenge
    [ ] Chicks on Speed
    [ ] LCD Soundsystem
    [ ] Dirty Sanchez
    [ ] Le Tigre
    TOTAL = 3


    ELECTRONICA

    [x] The Chemical Brothers
    [x] The Prodigy
    [x] Moby
    [ ] The Crystal Method
    [x] Aphex Twin
    [x] Basement Jaxx
    [ ] Junkie XL Luv 'Broadcast from the Computer Hell Cabin' CD
    [ ] Amon Tobin
    [ ] Stunt
    [x] Paul Oakenfold
    [x] Unkle
    [ ] Tricky
    [ ] Benny Benassi
    [ ] Photek
    [ ] Roni Size
    [ ] LTJ Bukem
    [ ] Boom Bip
    [ ] Jason Nevins
    [ ] Armin van Buuren
    TOTAL = 7

    SQUAREPUSHER? LFO? AUTECHRE?
    where are the classics?
    ach, forget this stupid list.
    i should compile my own. this person knows very little.