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What is your song of the year and why?
It can be old or new.....

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The One That Got Away by The Civil Wars.

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RE: Song of the year

In answer to my own post.....

 

Post Paint Boy - Stephen Malkmus

 

From 2005 but just discovered it this year thanks to the mighty Spotify - Great laidback slacker tune with great words and cool twin guitar interplay, i could (and have) play this on repeat for hours...

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This gorgeous Cohen cover

 

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oh i say that is a rather splendid version of a great song

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knaithrover wrote:

In answer to my own post.....

 

Post Paint Boy - Stephen Malkmus

 

From 2005 but just discovered it this year thanks to the mighty Spotify - Great laidback slacker tune with great words and cool twin guitar interplay, i could (and have) play this on repeat for hours...

 

Or even 'Post-paint Baby'. 

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I really can't choose just one... a top 10  for me;

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pkeDBwsIaZw

London Grammar, Wasting my young years

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D2KoV_4ukLk

John Smith, She is my escape

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=33Nl3OUmyY4

Emily Barker and the Red Clay Halo, In the Winter I return

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_x2kOomG3sk

Blue Roses, Coast

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9jEPwuSYG6Y

Anais Mitchell, Young man in America

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jNnet9hRri4

Tired Pony, All things all at once

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Czj7SyPNRto

First Aid Kit, Wolf

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8xIdW2lAqsY

Barnaby Bright, Made up of

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8xIdW2lAqsY

Angus&Julia Stone, Yellow Brick Road

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rEWskwDi_6Q

Martha Tilston, Rock Pools

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knaithrover wrote:

In answer to my own post.....

 

Post Paint Boy - Stephen Malkmus

 

From 2005 but just discovered it this year thanks to the mighty Spotify - Great laidback slacker tune with great words and cool twin guitar interplay, i could (and have) play this on repeat for hours...

 

Think you mean: Post-paint Baby

 

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Chris Jones - Long after you're gone.Dallas Green - Comin' home.

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Macspur wrote:

I really can't choose just one... a top 10  for me;

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pkeDBwsIaZw

London Grammar, Wasting my young years

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D2KoV_4ukLk

John Smith, She is my escape

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=33Nl3OUmyY4

Emily Barker and the Red Clay Halo, In the Winter I return

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_x2kOomG3sk

Blue Roses, Coast

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9jEPwuSYG6Y

Anais Mitchell, Young man in America

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jNnet9hRri4

Tired Pony, All things all at once

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Czj7SyPNRto

First Aid Kit, Wolf

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8xIdW2lAqsY

Barnaby Bright, Made up of

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8xIdW2lAqsY

Angus&Julia Stone, Yellow Brick Road

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rEWskwDi_6Q

Martha Tilston, Rock Pools

Mac

www.macsmusic.blogbubble.net

 

Just been playing Yellow Brick Road, it would be one of my top sonds also.

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......it's Post Paint Boy sorry smarty pants...or at least that's what is printed on the cd cover and that's what he sings......

Spotify for some unknown reason have the title as 'baby' .... anyways it's a great song

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This site drives me crazy,not only do I need to type in some funky little code every time I post but now I keep getting messages telling me my post is spam aghhhhhh.

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Only wanted to say that Julia stone does a great version of "your the one that I want" and memory machine is worth a listen...........worked this time Smile

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My favourite song of this year is Diamonds- the Boxer Rebellion

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HKTAXkpGceQ