• Sleep, or lack of

    5 maj 2009, 09:09

    How many songs total: 5918
    How many hours or days of music: 16 days

    Sort by song title
    First Song: A-Punk
    Last Song: 9mm and a Three Piece Suit or 9mm And A Three Piece Suit

    Sort by time
    Shortest Song: We Like Meat (0:04)
    Longest Song: Burger Queen (22:40)

    Sort by album
    First album: Absolutely ABC: The Best of ABC
    Last album: 16 Lovers Lane

    Sort by Artist:
    First Artist: a-ha
    Last Artist: 30 Seconds to Mars

    Top Five Most Played Songs
    1. Falling Down (25)
    2. Mad World (16)
    3. You Are Never Alone (15)
    4. Point / Counterpoint (15)
    5. Fields of Gold (13)

    First Five Songs on Shuffle:
    1. Animal
    2. Greener Pastures
    3. What's Your Name?
    4. Apocalypso
    5. Death at One's Elbow

    Search the following and state how many songs come up
    Death - 26
    Life - 109
    Love - 378
    Hate - 23
    You - 682
    Sex - 50
  • Mekka-lekka hi mekka hiney ho

    28 jan 2009, 07:27

    List the Top 25 from your Overall Artists list

    1. Depeche Mode
    2. Duran Duran
    3. Japan
    4. The Smiths
    5. Morrissey
    6. Ultravox
    7. Tears for Fears
    8. David Sylvian
    9. New Order
    10. Roxy Music
    11. Joy Division
    12. Blondie
    13. INXS
    14. No Doubt
    15. Adam and the Ants
    16. Elton John
    17. David Bowie
    18. Scissor Sisters
    19. Savage Garden
    20. The Bee Gees
    21. The Beatles
    22. Simple Minds
    23. Talking Heads
    24. Split Enz
    25. Streetlight Manifesto

    What was the first song you ever heard by 6?
    I think it was Dancing With Tears in My Eyes.

    What is your favorite album by 2?
    A lot of them... favorites are Duran Duran, Rio, Pop Trash, Medazzaland, and Notorious. I can have five favorites.

    What is your favorite lyric that 1 has sung?
    Is there something you need from me?
    Are you having your fun?
    I never agreed to be
    your holy one

    -Barrel of a Gun

    How many times have you seen 11 live?
    Call me when Ian Curtis comes back to life.

    What is your favorite song by 7?
    Head over Heels, Pale Shelter, Mad World, Mothers Talk... to name a few.

    What is a good memory you have involving 20?
    They're just fun to listen to. My mother really likes them, but I don't know if I really have good memories involving her. Sorry mom.

    What is your favorite lyric that 14 has sung?
    I'm loathing most of your history
    Hesitation, but then you siphon me
    Your potential, well I'll indulge in that
    Violent timing explains the aftermath

    -Dark Blue

    What is your favorite song by 19?
    To the Moon and Back

    How did you first get into 22?
    I don't know. I just kind of did. I bought Once Upon a Time on a whim.

    What was the first song you heard by 21?
    I don't remember.

    What is your favorite song by 4?
    That Joke Isn't Funny Anymore

    What is a good memory you have involving 13?
    I'm not sure. Listening to them in the car with Lauren, I suppose.

    Is there a song by 23 that makes you sad?
    Not really.

    What is your favorite album of 15?
    Kings Of The Wild Frontier. Prince Charming has really grown on me, though, ever since Seth surprised me with a copy of it on vinyl (!).

    What is your favorite lyric that 9 has sung?
    This friend of mine would fall apart
    Pretending not to see his gun
    I said, "let's go out and have some fun"

    -The Perfect Kiss

    What is your favorite song by 8?

    How many times have you seen 5 live?
    I almost did.

    What is your favorite album by 12?
    Eat to the Beat

    What is a good memory you have involving 25?
    Car rides.

    What was the first song you heard by 18?

    What is your favorite song by 17?
    I don't know. Many to choose from, many I haven't heard in full.

    What is your favorite album by 24?
    Anniversary is the only one I own.

    How many of your top 25 have you seen live?

    I'll finish tagging this when I feel like it.
  • Eclectic score

    12 aug 2007, 05:52

    Take your top 20 artists. For each of these artists, collect the top 5 similar artists. The resulting number of unique artists is your eclectic score. If the score is small (extreme = 5) your musical preferences are very limited, and if it is large (larger than 80, extreme = 100), then you have an eclectic musical preference. You can compute your own score at

    My eclectic score is currently


    The 73 related artists for my profile are ABBA, Adam Ant, Alanis Morissette, Backstreet Boys, Basement Jaxx, Belle and Sebastian, Billy Idol, Billy Joel, Bow Wow Wow, Brian Eno, Britney Spears, Bryan Ferry, Culture Club, Darren Hayes, David Bowie, David Sylvian & Robert Fripp, Depeche Mode, Devo, Donna Summer, Duran Duran (4), Echo & the Bunnymen (3), Eurythmics (2), Frankie Goes to Hollywood, Gang of Four, Garbage, Gloria Gaynor, Goldfrapp, Gwen Stefani (2), Harold Budd, Heaven 17 (2), INXS, Interpol (2), John Lennon, Joy Division (2), Kelly Clarkson, Led Zeppelin, Lou Reed, Madonna, Maroon 5 (2), Michael Jackson, Mika, Moby, Morrissey, New Order (2), Nine Horses, Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark (2), Pet Shop Boys, Phil Collins, Pixies (2), Queen (2), Rain Tree Crow, Rod Stewart, Simple Minds, Siouxsie and the Banshees, T. Rex, Talking Heads, Tears for Fears (3), The B-52's, The Beatles, The Cardigans, The Cure (6), The Human League (3), The Police, The Pretenders, The Rolling Stones, The Smiths (3), The Who, U2, Ultravox, Village People, Visage (2), Yazoo, a-ha

    So, I guess that makes me average. I figured as much.
  • A midsummer night's survey

    24 jul 2007, 03:47

    The next time you stand up in front of a group of people, you'll say:
    Shock to the System
    You know, it is about time I start another riot.

    Your favorite thing to say when drunk is:
    Who Do You Want To Be
    I can see this happening...

    Your message to the world:
    Public Service Announcement
    Not sure how to comment on this one.

    Your deepest secret:
    That I do have some emotion deep down? Who knew.

    Your innermost desire:
    You could call it precious, I suppose.

    Somewhere in your wedding vows, you'll include:
    Oh, hell no.

    On your deathbed, you'll whisper:
    Chevy Van
    I drive a Ford, and it's not a van, so this is unlikely.

    Your friends say behind your back:
    Love Me Do
    Aw, really?

    You say behind your friends' back:
    Desire (Come And Get It)
    True that.

    When you wake up in the morning, you mutter:
    Election Day
    Wishful thinking, but, sure. Actually, I've yet to register to vote.

    If you found yourself lost on a desert island, you'd yell:
    The New Stone Age
    This one is fitting, in an odd sort of way...

    Right now, your feelings are:

    What's your excuse for reposting this:
    Kiss Off
    Not really.

    Your life's soundtrack:
    Jealous Guy
    I am not currently jealous, and I know I'm not a guy, so this is just wrong.

    The day you fall in love will be the day that:
    Hungry Like the Wolf
    Hungry for lovin'!

    You scream during sex:
    Drowning Man
    Oh my.

    What do people assume when they first look at you?
    love will tear us apart
    If I had a nickel for every time I've hear this...

    What will be a big challenge in life for you?
    Still Breathing
    Ooh, that's not good.

    Are you a good boyfriend/girlfriend?
    I Want to Break Free
    Ha ha. So, no. Or maybe it's not my fault.

    Do you have a secret admirer?
    Something To Do
    So, this person just admires me because he needs something to do? That souns about right.

    Will you ever become manically depressed in your life?
    The Art Of Parties

    How will you die?
    So I don't have to wonder anymore.

    Is someone trying to kill you?
    Poor Boy
    I'll stay away from him, then.

    What's for dinner tonight?
    Change Your Mind
    I did a few times, actually. Soup or sandwich, soup or sandwich... or maybe both.

    Your farewell message to the readers of this:
    It Doesn't Matter
    It sure doesn't.
  • 'Twas kismet...

    7 maj 2006, 03:37

    Post your top ten bands/artists, the first song you heard of theirs, the song that made you fall in love, and your current favorite.

    First Song Heard:
    Fall In Love With Me
    Fell In Love With:
    Fall In Love With Me
    Current Favourite:
    The Art Of Parties

    Duran Duran
    First Song Heard:
    The Reflex
    Fell In Love With:
    Save A Prayer
    Current Favourite:
    Like An Angel

    Depeche Mode
    First Song Heard:
    Dreaming of Me
    Fell In Love With:
    Enjoy the Silence
    Current Favourite:
    World in My Eyes

    David Sylvian
    First Song Heard:
    Fell In Love With:
    Current Favourite:
    The Ink In The Well

    Roxy Music
    First Song Heard:
    More Than This
    Fell In Love With:
    Out Of The Blue
    Current Favourite:
    Both Ends Burning

    Joy Division
    First Song Heard:
    Fell In Love With:
    Love Will Tear Us Apart
    Current Favourite:

    First Song Heard:
    Fell In Love With:
    One Way or Another
    Current Favourite:
    (I'm Always Touched By Your) Presence, Dear

    First Song Heard:
    Dancing With Tears in My Eyes
    Fell In Love With:
    Dancing With Tears in My Eyes
    Current Favourite:
    Visions in Blue

    Nine Horses
    First Song Heard:
    Wonderful World
    Fell In Love With:
    Atom and Cell
    Current Favourite:
    The Day the Earth Stole Heaven

    Bee Gees
    First Song Heard:
    Stayin' Alive
    Fell In Love With:
    Current Favourite:
    If I Can't Have You
  • Top ten artists survey

    13 mar 2006, 04:08

    Yesh, I didn't really go by my charts on these, I just sort of picked what I felt was right.

    1. Duran Duran
    2. Japan
    3. Depeche Mode
    4. Ultravox
    5. Joy Division
    6. Roxy Music
    7. David Sylvian
    8. David Bowie
    9. Arcadia
    10. Blondie

    What was the first song you ever heard by 6?
    More Than This

    What is your favourite album of 2?
    Gentlemen Take Polaroids

    What is your favourite lyric that 4 has sung?
    The feeling has gone only you and I/It means nothing to me/This means nothing to me/Oh, Vienna

    How many times have you seen 5 live?
    Considering that they split before I was born, zero.

    What is your favorite song by 7?
    It changes often, but currently it's The Ink In The Well.

    What is a good memory you have involving the music of 10?
    Oh, I have no idea.

    Is there a song of 3 that makes you sad?
    Either Somebody or Enjoy the Silence.

    What is your favorite lyric that 2 has sung?
    Just when I think I'm winning/When I've broken every door/The ghosts of my life blow wilder than before/Just when I thought I could not be stopped/When my chance came to be king/The ghosts of my life blew wilder than the wind

    What is your favorite song by 9?
    El Diablo

    How did you get in to 3?
    I heard them on the radio, around the time Ultra was released, and really liked their sound. It wasn't until a few years later when I really started listening to them a lot.

    What was the first song you heard by 1?
    The Relfex

    What is your favorite song by 4?

    How many time have you seen 9 live?
    Before my time, and they never toured.

    What is a good memory you have involving 2?
    Badly singing along to Quiet Life while driving.

    Is there a song of 8 that makes you sad?
    Can't think of one at the moment.

    What is your favorite album of 5?
    Substance, it's a nice collection.

    What is your favorite lyric that 3 has sung?
    And I thank you/for bringing me here/for showing me home/for singing these tears/finally I've found that I belong

    What is your favorite song of 1?
    Lonely in Your Nightmare

    What is your favorite song of 10?

    How many times have you seen 8 live?

    What is your favorite album of 1?
    Duran Duran

    What is a great memory you have considering 9?
    Can't think of one, really.

    What was the first song you heard by 8?
    Blazes, no clue, though Changes sort of comes to mind.

    What is your favorite cover by 2?
    I Second That Emotion