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Which is your favourite song?

Nik Arora
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Hi All,
Whats your favourite song?
rohit leeta
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Why dont you start saying it yourself?

I cant name any of them now


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Christophe Verré
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There are so many ! Being a Doors fan, I'd say "End of the night".


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Sayak Banerjee
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It's so very difficult to mention ONE......there are soooooooooo many.....'Roadhouse Blues' by The Doors, 'Free Bird' by Lynyrd Skynyrd, 'Going to California' by Led Zeppelin, 'Me n My Bobby McGee' by Janis Joplin, 'Baker Street' by Gerry Raferty, 'Like a Rollin Stone' by Bob Dylan, 'Amazing Journey' by The Who, 'Don't Come Around Here No More' by Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers are a few that comes to my mind right now.


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M Easter
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For today, I will say:

Cliffs of Dover, a guitar instrumental by Eric Johnson


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Matt Fielder
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I know it's not a song, but basically anything by these guys.
Enjoy.


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marc weber
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"Sultans of Swing" by Dire Straits.

If not for that song, I would have become a drummer instead of guitarist, so it really changed my life.


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M Easter
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Mark K is definitely splendid on Sultans of Swing... fantastic song
Richard Green
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'Its only words and words are all I have to take your heart away' by the King Elvis Presley.
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Rohit Nath
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"Its my Life!"
"Danger zone"


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Srikanth Raghavan
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Liberian Girl - Michael Jackson
All That I Need - (I have a different version from the usual Boyzone one, don't know the artist name, but this also sounds like Ronan Keating)
Truly Madly Deeply (Not by Savage Garden, again don't know the artist name)

.... and many others.

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David O'Meara
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Currently "Dirty Creature" by Split Enz, but that is due to change in 2 minutes
Milan Jagatiya
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"As Long As U LOVE ME" --------->>>> BackS. Boys.


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ankur rathi
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Soooooooooooooooooo many....

The ones which are currently on my play list are:

tu hi meri shab hai (original) - form KK
kya mujhe pyar hai (original) - from KK
dooori sahi jaye na (both original & energy mix) - from Atif
ashique banaya aapne (original) - from Himesh
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Top of the World - Shonen Knife (bubble-gum pop at it's finest)

Torn - Edna Swap - darker, more depressing, and raw than Natalie Imbruglia's sanitized cheery version


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Rashid Mayes
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Thats a hard question to answer. I have more than 12000 in my personal collection (admittedly not all good music).

I keep about 160 songs on my phone. Here are a few from that list.

Vitamin C - Can
Chakra Khan - Various Artists
Giant vs Third Eye Foundation - The Third Eye Foundation
La Rapture - Yann Tiersen
No Dove Covenant - Third Eye Foundation
Third World Lover - Dynamite D./Kid Koala
Totally Confused - The Married Monk
While You Sleep - Shannon Wright/Yann Tiersen


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I have a favorite album side: Great Divide and Pussy Wiggle Stomp from Don Ellis Live at the Filmore. Loud, fast, complicated material, last gig of a long tour, pumped up band pushing the edge of everyone's ability, amazing stuff.


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I can't name a single song, Usually I hear for :
Enrique Iglesias, Kelly Clarckson, Lionel Richie, Andrea Bocelli, Mariah Carey, Evanscense, Christina Aguilera.
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Greg Charles
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I tend to get into an album, listen to it over and over, then move on. Right now, it's Bree Sharp. Some notable songs are "David Duchovny", an over-the-top tribute to the former X-files star (the man, the myth, the monotone), "Cheap and Evil Girl", and "Guttermouth". Great stuff!

Before that it was The 5,6,7,8's, then Jack Johnson, then The White Stripes.

My nightmare? Being locked in a room with John Todd as the DJ. I imagine he might have the same nightmare about me!
 
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