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Prince Zahn
2016-03-07, 04:24 AM
"Drunk old soldier he gives her a fright
He's crazy lion howling for a fight."

Dire Straits - Lions

Scarlet Knight
2016-03-07, 10:27 PM
I'll go with the obligatory Buffett song and save the easy ones for next turn...

"Up among the firs where it smells so sweet
Or down in the valley where the river used to be
I got my mind on eternity
Some kind of ecstasy got a hold on me

And I'm wondering where the lions are…
I'm wondering where the lions are…"

Jimmy Buffett - Wondering Where the Lions Are

KerfuffleMach2
2016-03-07, 11:52 PM
Out on the farm we'll be
Swimming with the mother duck
Deep in the mitten where
Lions and tigers come running
Just to steal your luck

Red Hot Chili Peppers - Especially in Michigan

Ninjaman
2016-03-08, 02:48 AM
We dream like lions
warm in the frost
fresh from the kill
tiny teeth and claws
We dream like lions

We Dream Like Lions - Otep

Prince Zahn
2016-03-08, 03:09 AM
"I don't wanna be your tiger,
Cause tigers play too rough,
I don't wanna be your lion,
Cause lions ain't the kind you love enough~"

Elvis Presley (RIP) - Let Me Be Your Teddy Bear

KuReshtin
2016-03-08, 09:44 AM
I guess I'll post the one we're all waiting for, then...

"Wimoweh, wimoweh, wimoweh, wimoweh
Wimoweh, wimoweh, wimoweh, wimoweh
Wimoweh, wimoweh, wimoweh, wimoweh
Wimoweh, wimoweh, wimoweh, wimoweh

In the jungle, the mighty jungle
The lion sleeps tonight
In the jungle, the quiet jungle
The lion sleeps tonight

Near the village, the peaceful village
The lion sleeps tonight
Near the village, the quiet village
The lion sleeps tonight

Ee-e-e-oh-mum-oh-weh
Ee-e-e-oh-mum-oh-weh"

Token - The Lion Sleeps Tonight


Go on, admit it! You sang the Wimoweh parts in your head, didn't you?

KerfuffleMach2
2016-03-08, 12:15 PM
See, I thought that one was too obvious.

Also, I always hear that song in Nathan Lane's voice.

Scarlet Knight
2016-03-08, 08:21 PM
Go on, admit it! You sang the Wimoweh parts in your head, didn't you?

Yeah, I was...though I sound more like Pete Seeger.

"Walking through forests of Palm Tree Apartments
Scoff at the monkeys who live in their dark tents
Down by the waterhole, drunk every Friday
Eating their nuts, saving their raisins for Sunday
Lions and tigers who wait in the shadows
They're fast but they're lazy and sleep in green meadows!"

Jethro Tull - Bungle In The Jungle

Prince Zahn
2016-03-09, 01:13 AM
You guys make it seem so obvious in hindsight :smallredface:

Anyway, this is from my memory:


"Well I'm on the rock,
and I take a stock
And I'm runningike a fugitive,
to save the life I live,
I'm gonna be iron, like a lion, in Zion
I'm gonna be iron, like a lion, in Zion
Iron, iron, lion, Zion~"

Bob Marley (RIP) - Iron, Lion, Zion.

KuReshtin
2016-03-09, 05:41 AM
"Drift away
It could have been all
Songs in the street
It was nearly complete

It was nearly so sweet
And now I'm singing
Three lions on a shirt
Jules Rimet still gleaming"

Baddiel & Skinner and The Lightning Seeds - Three Lions (Official English theme for Euro '96)

Neli42
2016-03-09, 05:19 PM
Let every creature go for broke and sing
Let's hear it in the herd and on the wing
It's gonna be King Simba's finest fling

Oh, I just can't wait to be king!
Oh, I just can't wait to be king!
Oh, I just can't waaaaaait ... to be king!

I Just Can't Wait to be King - The Lion King
("Simba" is the Swahili word for "lion.")


And I'm bummed I missed secrets week. Billy Joel's The Stranger anyone?

Scarlet Knight
2016-03-09, 10:38 PM
Welcome back, Neli!

"Now Samson and the lion, they got in a tack
Samson he crawled up on the lion's back
You read about this lion, he killed a man with his paws
But Samson got his hands around that lion's jaws

He ripped the beast till he killed him dead
The bees made honey in the lion's head

Grateful Dead - Samson & Delilah

Pex
2016-03-12, 01:52 AM
Say what you wanna
But I'm here to stay
'Cause I'm a mean ole lion
You can go where you're gonna
But don't get in my way
I'm a mean ole lion

You'll be standing in a draft
If you don't hear me laugh
And if you happen to come around
Well, you best not make me frown
For I just might knock you down
I'm a mean ole lion

. . .

- The Cowardly Lion in The Wiz

KuReshtin
2016-03-14, 02:42 AM
So, after a couple of months at another job where I couldn't be much involved in this, I'm back at my old job and able to participare a bit again.

So, instead of lion about, I'll jump in* and posit a NEW TOPIC™

Since I'm working in a call centre, this week's topic is: Telephones (and other forms of verbal communication)
For this topic, I'm banning 'Hotline Bling' by Drake and 'Call Me Maybe' by Carly Rae Jepsen.


GO!

*See what I did there, incorporating the past two topics in that link?

Prince Zahn
2016-03-14, 03:17 AM
So, after a couple of months at another job where I couldn't be much involved in this, I'm back at my old job and able to participare a bit again.

So, instead of lion about, I'll jump in* and posit a NEW TOPIC™

Since I'm working in a call centre, this week's topic is: Telephones (and other forms of verbal communication)

*See what I did there, incorporating the past two topics in that link?
I see what you did there. Welcome back, by the way. Lots of songs with telephones, I'm sure :3
Also - other forms of verbal communication? Does Springsteen's song talk to me count? :3

Anyway:


Operator, well could you help me make this call,
See the number on the matchbook is old and faded,
She's living in LA,
With my best old ex-friend Ray,
A guy she said she knew well and sometimes hated

Jim Croce (RIP) - Operator (That's not the way it feels)

Ninjaman
2016-03-14, 07:05 AM
Call me (call me) on the line
Call me, call me any, anytime
Call me (call me) oh my love
When you're ready we can share the wine
Call me

Call me - Blondie

Neli42
2016-03-14, 04:42 PM
Thanks, Scarlet. Good to be back. Nice to be missed.

Jenny, Jenny, who can I turn to?
You give me somethin' I can hold on to
I know you think I'm like the others before
Who saw your name and number on the wall

Jenny, I got your number
I need to make you mine
Jenny, don't change your number

867-5309
867-5309
867-5309
867-5309

869-5309/Jenny - Tommy Tutone

Scarlet Knight
2016-03-14, 06:41 PM
"Everybody's on the phone
So connected and all alone
From the pizza boy to the socialite
We all salute the satellites

Won't you text me with your master plan?
You're loud and clear but I don't understand
I'm a digital explorer in analog roam
And everybody's on the phone!"

Jimmy Buffett - Everybody's On The Phone

KuReshtin
2016-03-15, 02:11 AM
No New Year's Day to celebrate
No chocolate covered candy hearts to give away
No first of spring
No song to sing
In fact here's just another ordinary day

No April rain
No flowers bloom
No wedding Saturday within the month of June
But what it is, is something true
Made up of these three words that I must say to you

I just called to say I love you
I just called to say how much I care
I just called to say I love you
And I mean it from the bottom of my heart

Stevie Wonder - I Just Called To Say I Love You

Prince Zahn
2016-03-15, 05:21 AM
"I was sitting around a dead dial,
Just another lost number in a file,
Dancing down a dark hole,
Just searching for a world with some soul,

This is Radio Nowhere,
Is there anybody alive out there?
This is Radio Nowhere,
Is there anybody alive out there?
Is there anybody alive out there?"

Bruce Springsteen - Radio Nowhere

Ebon_Drake
2016-03-15, 03:08 PM
"Park that car
drop that phone
sleep on the floor
dream about me
park that car
drop that phone
sleep on the floor
dream about me...
park that car
drop that phone
park that car
drop that phone
dream about me...

Used to be one of the rotten ones
and I liked you for that
now you're all gone
got your make-up on
and you're not coming back"

Anthems for a Seventeen Year-Old Girl - Broken Social Scene

KerfuffleMach2
2016-03-15, 10:46 PM
Hey you out there on your own
Sitting naked by the phone
Would you touch me?
Hey you with you ear against the wall
Waiting for someone to call out
Would you touch me?
Hey you, would you help me to carry the stone?
Open your heart, I'm coming home.

Hey You - Pink Floyd

Scarlet Knight
2016-03-15, 11:07 PM
Ooo, good one!

"I'm in the phone booth, it's the one across the hall
If you don't answer, I'll just ring it off the wall
I know he's there, but I just had to call
Don't leave me hanging on the telephone
Don't leave me hanging on the telephone!"

Blondie - Hanging On The Telephone

KuReshtin
2016-03-16, 03:26 AM
"He needs a quiet room
With a lock to keep him in
It's just a quiet room
And he's there

He plays an old guitar
With a coin found by the phone
It was his friends guitar
That he played

He's never been in love
But he knows just what love is
He said nevermind
And no-one speaks

He thinks he drinks too much
Cos when he tells his too best friends
'I think I drink too much'
No-one speaks
No-one speaks
No-one speaks"

Foo Fighters - Friend of a Friend

Prince Zahn
2016-03-16, 05:29 AM
"In hell,
there's a big hotel
Where the bar just closed
And the windows never open,
No phone,
So you can't call home,
And the TV works,
But the clicker is broken."

Billy Joel - Blonde Over Blue

I actually use this verse in real life, quite a bit :smalltongue:

Ebon_Drake
2016-03-16, 04:30 PM
"In Hollywood I got the phone call
That made my heart and my limosine stall
Falling down in the hotel hall again
Little drunk from the Warners' Christmas ball
Got my love hand-carved by switchblade
He's been gone nearly half a decade
Got my love hand-carved by switchblade
He's been gone nearly half a decade"

The Search For Cherry Red - Jonathan Fire*Eater

Ninjaman
2016-03-17, 02:08 AM
Guess I gotta deal with the fact that, you ain't never comin' back
Now every woman that I look at I'm lookin' for you
So I'm findin' something the matter with them
Excuse to not see anyone
Useless, rather pick up the phone, not at all, followin' protocol
I get bowled like bowling balls
No balls and go to call to talk, forget what I want to say
Damnit I'm drawin' blanks like I'm playin' hangman

Die alone - Eminem

Scarlet Knight
2016-03-17, 05:59 AM
"I tried to telephone
They said you were not home
That's a lie
'Cause I know where you've been
I saw you walk in your door

I nearly died, I nearly died
'Cause you walked hand in hand
With another man in my place

No reply, no reply..."

Beatles - No Reply

KuReshtin
2016-03-17, 06:40 AM
"Telephone exchanges click while there's nobody there
The Martians could land in the car park and no one would care
Closed-circuit cameras in department stores
Shoot the same movie every day
And the stars of these films neither die nor get killed
Just survive constant action replay

And nothing ever happens, nothing happens at all
The needle returns to the start of the song
And we all sing along like before

And we'll all be lonely tonight and lonely tomorrow"

Del Amitri - Nothing Ever Happens

backwaterj
2016-03-18, 01:05 AM
"Ringing, stinging,
Jerking like a nervous bird
Rattling up against its cage,
Calls to me throughout the day,
See the feathers fly.

No phone, no phone, I just want to be alone today
No phone, no phone
No phone, no phone, I just want to be alone today."

Cake - No Phone

Prince Zahn
2016-03-18, 05:48 AM
"Oh, I didn't wanna do it, but I got too lonely,
I had to call you up in the middle of the ni~i~ight,
I know it's awful hard to try to make love long distance,
But I really needed simulation
Though it was only my imagination"

Billy Joel - Sometimes A Fantasy a song dedicated to long distance relationships (over the phone):smallsmile:

LeSwordfish
2016-03-18, 05:58 AM
I'm not trying to be clever
but at least we're not still living together
All those calls in the evening / if I answered they'd hang up without speaking
And they / bored you / But I / don't want to cry / or talk for hours
to a machine / on the end / of a telephone line
Oh it just kills me / when all you've got to do is call
Oh do it any time / 'cause there's never no-one home / never no-one home
Leave your message on the ansaphone

[...]

Are you really not at home? / Or are you there but not alone?
Screening calls / you don't want to receive / meaning calls
calls that come from me

Ansaphone - Pulp

KuReshtin
2016-03-18, 07:32 AM
There's been an overwhelming response to this topic so far, so I figured we might change things up a bit for the weekend.

So, NEW TOPIC!™

The Weekend (including the days of the weekend, so Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays)

NO REBECCA BLACK!

Scarlet Knight
2016-03-18, 10:01 PM
"I took off for a weekend last month
Just to try and recall the whole year.
All of the faces
and all of the places,
wonderin' where they all disappeared.
I didn't ponder the question too long;
I was hungry and went out for a bite.
Ran into a chum
with a bottle of rum,
and we wound up drinkin' all night."


Changes In Latitudes, Changes In Attitudes by Jimmy Buffett

LeSwordfish
2016-03-19, 04:36 AM
It took a lost weekend in a hotel in Amsterdam,
and double pneumonia in a single room,
and the sickest joke was the price of the medicine.
Are you laughing at me now may I please laugh along with you?

This morning I woke up from a deep unquiet sleep
with ashtray clothes and miss lonelyheart`s pen
with which i wrote for you a lovesong in tattoo
upon my palm `twas stolen from me when Jesus took my hand

You see I, I wouldn't say it if i didn't mean it
Drop me and I`ll fall to pieces too easily

Lost Weekend - Lloyd Cole and the Commotions

Prince Zahn
2016-03-19, 04:41 AM
"I work five days a week, girl,
Loading crates around the dock,
I take my hard-earned money,
And meet my girl down on the block
And Monday when the foreman calls time,
I already got Friday on my mind"


Bruce Springsteen - Out On The Street

Ebon_Drake
2016-03-19, 12:02 PM
"I don't care if Monday's blue
Tuesday's grey and Wednesday too
Thursday I don't care about you
It's Friday I'm in love

Monday you can fall apart
Tuesday, Wednesday break my heart
Thursday doesn't even start
It's Friday I'm in love

Saturday wait
And Sunday always comes too late
But Friday never hesitate"

Friday I'm In Love - The Cure

Scarlet Knight
2016-03-20, 06:09 AM
One of my favorites, Ebon!

"All week long I'm a real nobody,
But I just punched out and it's paycheck Friday.
Weekend's here, good God almighty!
I'm going to get drunk and be somebody.
Yeah yeah yeah!"

Toby Keith - Get Drunk And Be Somebody

KerfuffleMach2
2016-03-20, 05:59 PM
Don't give us none of your aggravation
We had it with your discipline
Saturday night's alright for fighting
Get a little action in

Get about as oiled as a diesel train
Gonna set this dance alight
'Cause Saturday night's the night I like
Saturday night's alright, alright, alright

Saturday Night's Alright (For Fighting) - Elton John

KuReshtin
2016-03-21, 03:05 AM
"Everybody's working for the weekend
Everybody wants a new romance
Everybody's going off the deep end
Everybody needs a second chance, oh

You want a piece of my heart?
You better start from the start
You want to be in the show?
C'mon baby, let's go"

Loverboy - Working for the Weekend

KuReshtin
2016-03-23, 02:22 AM
Ok, so no new replies to the thread for a couple of days now.
That means it's time for a NEW TOPIC™!

I was going to go with a new topic that had to do with Easter, but then I realised that might be a bit restrictive, so instead I thought of something else.

Since the new series of Daredevil was released on Netflix this past week, let's have songs about HEROES.
You can name specific comic book heroes, or list songs that mentions generic heroes, like Tina Turner's "We Don't Need Another Hero".

Go!

Feytalist
2016-03-23, 03:04 AM
Every single Sabaton song ever.

Instead:

"Though nothing, will keep us together
We could steal time,
just for one day
We can be Heroes, for ever and ever
What d'you say?"

David Bowie - Heroes

Kinda poignant.

backwaterj
2016-03-23, 01:35 PM
"Particle Man, Particle Man,
Doing the things a particle can.
What's he like? It's not important,
Particle Man.

Is he a dot, or is he a speck?
When he's underwater does he get wet
Or does the water get him instead?
Nobody knows, Particle Man."

They Might Be Giants - Particle Man

Prince Zahn
2016-03-23, 04:28 PM
"Well uptown got it's hustlers,
The bowery got it's bums,
42nd street got big Jim Walker
He's a pool-shootin' son-of-a-gun.
Yeah he's big and dumb
As a man can come,
But he's stronger than a country hoss,
And when the bad folks all get together at night,
You know they all call big Jim boss,
just because,
And they say:

You don't tug on Superman's cape,
You don't spit into the wind,
You don't pull the mask off that old Lone Ranger
And you don't mess around with Jim. "

Jim Croce (RIP) - You Don't Mess Around With Jim

Scarlet Knight
2016-03-23, 06:55 PM
"And I can’t be your hero today
Your wholesale price is much too high to pay
Bargain basement atmosphere is no way to sell love
And I can’t be your superman above.

No I can’t be your hero today
That is all I really want to say
Go find a leading man who wants to play
But I can’t be your hero today."


I Can’t Be Your Hero Today by Jimmy Buffett

Pex
2016-03-23, 11:37 PM
Everybody loves Saturday night
Everybody loves Saturday night
Everybody
Everybody
Everybody
Everybody
Everybody loves Saturday night

- folk song commonly sung by Carol Demas and Paula Janis

Sunday, Monday happy days
Tuesday Wednesday happy days
Thursday Friday happy days
The weekend comes, my cycle hums
Ready to race to you

- Happy Days theme song

Shabat Shalom
Shabat Shalom
Shabat, Shabat, Shabat
Shabat Shalom

- Jewish folk song

KuReshtin
2016-03-24, 02:08 AM
"Tarzan wasn't a ladies' man
He'd just come along and scoop 'em up under his arm
Like that, quick as a cat in the jungle
But Clark Kent, now there was a real gent
He would not be caught sittin' around in no
Junglescape, dumb as an ape doing nothing

Superman never made any money
For saving the world from Solomon Grundy
And sometimes I despair the world will never see
Another man like him"

Crash Test Dummies - Superman's Song

backwaterj
2016-03-25, 07:52 PM
"Oh, Peter Parker was pitiful, couldn't have been any shyer.
Mary Jane still wouldn't notice him even if his hair was on fire,
But then one day he went to that science lab,
That mutated spider came down,
Oh and now Peter crawls over everyone's walls,
And he's swinging all over town!

La li la, li de da
La la, li le la da dum

Sling us a web, you're the Spider-Man!
Sling us a web tonight
'Cause we're all in the mood for a hero now
And there's evildoers to fight."

Weird Al Yankovic - Ode to a Superhero

Scarlet Knight
2016-03-25, 08:22 PM
I've got a load of Kinks albums and I'm not afraid to use 'em!

"I wish my life was a non-stop Hollywood movie show,
A fantasy world of celluloid villains and heroes,
Because celluloid heroes never feel any pain,
And celluloid heroes never really die. "

The Kinks - Celluloid Heroes

Prince Zahn
2016-03-27, 12:08 AM
Anybody Remember this one?::smallcool:


"I need a hero!
I'm holding out for a hero 'til the end of the night,
He's gotta be strong
And he's gotta be fast
And he's gotta be fresh from the fight,

I need a hero!
I'm holding out for a hero 'til the morning light,
He's gotta be sure
And he's gotta be soon
And he's gotta be larger than life"

Bonnie Tyler - I Need A Hero

Pex
2016-03-27, 12:22 AM
I am iron man
Has he lost his mind?
Can he see or is he blind?
Can he walk at all,
Or if he moves will he fall?
Is he alive or dead?
Has he thoughts within his head?
We'll just pass him there
Why should we even care?

Black Sabbath

Dudeons
2016-03-27, 01:37 AM
Leave it all to me
I'M A SUPER HERO
I won't forgive your petty crimes

After fighting a thousand battles
I have come to the conclusion
"Real crime comes from the government"

Kagamine Len - Superhero (Translated)

Scarlet Knight
2016-03-27, 10:13 AM
"I remember, when you were down,
And you needed a helping hand.
I came to feed you,
but now that I need you,
You won't give me a second glance.

Now I'm calling all citizens from all over the world,
This is Captain America calling,
I bailed you out when you were down on your knees,
So will you catch me now I'm falling?"


Kinks - Catch Me Now I'm Falling

Prince Zahn
2016-03-27, 10:51 AM
"You Can Hide beneath your covers and study your pain,
Make crosses from your lovers, throw roses in the rain,
Waste your summers prayin' in vain
For a savior to rise from these streets.

Well, now, I'm no hero, that's understood,
All the redemption I could offer, girl, is beneath this dirty hood,
With a chance to make it good somehow
Tell me what else can we do now...?"

Bruce Springsteen - Thunder Road

Pex
2016-03-28, 10:14 PM
Flash! A-aaa, defender of the universe!

Queen

KuReshtin
2016-03-29, 04:50 AM
"If I go crazy then will you still
Call me Superman
If I’m alive and well, will you be
There a-holding my hand
I’ll keep you by my side
With my superhuman might
Kryptonite"

3 Doors Down - Kryptonite


Anyone wanting to grab the next topic and post it?

Scarlet Knight
2016-03-29, 06:12 PM
"Hey girl, we've got to get out of this place,
There's got to be something better than this,
I need you, but I hate to see you this way,
If I was Superman then we'd fly away.

I'd really like to change the world,
And save it from the mess it's in,
I'm too weak, I'm so thin,
I'd like to fly but I can't even swim!

Superman, Superman,
I want to fly like Superman..."

the Kinks - Superman

backwaterj
2016-03-30, 01:57 PM
To jump on the Man of Steel bandwagon:

"I am (I am) I am Superman,
And I know what's happening.
I am (I am) I am Superman,
And I can do anything.

If you go a million miles away I'll track you down, girl.
Trust me when I say I know the pathway to your heart."

R.E.M. - I Am Superman

Pex
2016-03-30, 11:36 PM
When the red, red robin comes bob bob bobbin' along.

- folk song

KuReshtin
2016-03-31, 01:18 AM
Okay, then. Since no one took the opporchancity to post a topic, I guess I'll do it.
So, it's now time for a NEW TOPIC!™

I really can't think of anything interesting for a topic this week, so let's go for something plain and simple.
This week's topic is: CLOTHING
Shirts, socks, shoes, hats, trousers. If people wear it, it's fair game.
*Disclaimer: Meat does NOT count, just because Lady Gaga decided to wear a meat dress to some awards show.
*Also, Jessica Simpson's 'These Boots Are Made For Walking' isn't allowed, cause it was terrible.

GO!

Feytalist
2016-03-31, 04:10 AM
How about the original These Boots Are Made For Walking. You know, Nancy Sinatra and all that.

Instead, a(nother) classic:

"Do anything that you want to do
But uh-oh, honey
Lay off of my shoes
Don't you step on my blue suede shoes
Well, you can do anything
But stay off of my blue suede shoes"

Carl Perkins - Blue Suede Shoes

LeSwordfish
2016-03-31, 05:00 AM
It's so lonesome, all this happenstance
If you asked me, yes, I'd like to dance
Just show me a glove-covered hand
A perfumed dress is more than I can stand
And you approach me with your hollow heart in hand
And you tell me:
"It's not civilized
It's not fair to me
The blues, the grays, the olive greens
All take you far away from me
The girls in their summer dresses see
Though you don't notice they all look back at me
Is this on purpose?"

Oh no, no, no…

The Airborne Toxic Event - "The Girls In Their Summer Dresses"

KuReshtin
2016-03-31, 07:44 AM
How about the original These Boots Are Made For Walking. You know, Nancy Sinatra and all that.


I thought I was pretty clear that it was only the Jessica Simpson version that wasn't allowed. :smalltongue:


"So 1, 2, 3, take my hand and come with me
because you look so fine and i really wanna make you mine.

I say you look so fine that I really wanna make you mine.

Oh, 4,5,6 c'mon and get your kicks
now you dont need that money when you look like that, do ya honey.

Big black boots, long brown hair,
she's so sweet with her get back stare.

Well I could see,
you home with me,
but you were with another man, yea!
I know we,
ain't got much to say,
before I let you get away, yea!
I said, are you gonna be my girl?"

Jet - Are You Gonna Be My Girl

backwaterj
2016-03-31, 04:54 PM
"Clean shirt, new shoes,
And I don't know where I'm going to.
Silk suit, black tie,
And I don't need a reason why.

They come runnin' just as fast as they can,
'Cause every girl crazy 'bout a sharp dressed man."

ZZ Top - Sharp Dressed Man

Elyander
2016-03-31, 05:49 PM
"She was afraid to come out of the locker
She was as nervous as she could be
She was afraid to come out of the locker
She was afraid that somebody would see
One, two, three, four, tell the people what she wore

It was an itsy, bitsy, teenie, weenie, yellow polka-dot bikini
That she wore for the first time today
An itsy, bitsy, teentie, weenie, yellow polka-dot bikini
So in the locker she wanted to stay
Two, three, four, stick around we'll tell you more"

Brian Hyland - Itsy Bitsy Teenie Weenie Yellow Polka Dot Bikini

Scarlet Knight
2016-03-31, 06:35 PM
"I had a BBQ stain on my white T-shirt
She was killing me in that mini-skirt
Skipping rocks on the river by the railroad tracks
She had a suntan line and red lipstick
I worked so hard for that first kiss
And a heart don't forget something like that."

Tim McGraw - BBQ Stain

Pex
2016-04-01, 12:10 AM
I'm too sexy for my shirt
Too sexy for my shirt
So sexy it hurts

- Right Said Fred


Michael Rennie was ill
The Day the Earth Stood Still
But he told us where we stand
And Flash Gordon was there
In silver underwear
Claude Rains was The Invisible Man
Then something went wrong
For Fay Wray and King Kong
They got caught in a celluloid jam
Then at a deadly pace
It Came From Outer Space
And this is how the message ran...

- Rocky Horror

I study nuclear science, I love my classes
I got a crazy teacher who wears dark glasses
Things are going great, and they're only getting better
I'm doing all right, getting good grades
The future's so bright I gotta wear shades

- Timbuk3

Ninjaman
2016-04-01, 02:09 AM
Get down
On the ground
Don't move, make a sound
No more
No control
You do what you're told
Stand up
Sit back down
Your lies
Comes back around
Today
Patronized
Times up
Close your eyes

Listen to the sound of my big black boots

BBB - HOW TO DESTROY ANGELS

Feytalist
2016-04-01, 06:51 AM
I thought I was pretty clear that it was only the Jessica Simpson version that wasn't allowed. :smalltongue:

And totally justified, too :smalltongue:


BBB - HOW TO DESTROY ANGELS

Damn that was going to be my next one :C


"Oh girl with the raven mask
Where do you have your home?
Oh girl with the raven mask
Do you live there all alone?
What can it be?
That you don't want us to see
Was this your idea?
Oh girl with the raven mask
Your secret's safe with me!"

Avatarium - Girl With The Raven Mask

Scarlet Knight
2016-04-01, 07:04 PM
"Those soft and fuzzy sweaters,
Too magical to touch,
Too see her in that negligee,
Is really just too much!

My blood runs cold,
Yea my memory has just been sold,
My angel is the centerfold,
Angel is the centerfold!"

J. Geils Band - Centerfold

Mister Tom
2016-04-04, 06:18 AM
Air cushioned soles
I bought them on the Portobello Road on a Saturday
I stop and stare awhile
A common pastime when conversation goes astray

And don't think I'm walking out of this
She don't mind
Whatever I say, whatever I say
I don't really want to change a thing
I want to stay this way forever

Blue, blue jeans I wear them every day
There's no particular reason to change
My thoughts are getting banal, I can't help it
But I won't pull out hair another day

Blur - Blue Jeans

backwaterj
2016-04-04, 07:55 PM
"He's a what? He's a what?
He's a newspaper man
And he gets his best ideas from a newspaper stand;
From his boots to his pants
To his comments and his rants
He knows that any little article will do.

Though he expresses some confusion 'bout his part in the plan
And he can't understand
That he's not in command,
The decisions underwritten by the cash in his hand
Bought a sweater for his weimaraner too."

TV on the Radio - Dancing Choose

Prince Zahn
2016-04-05, 12:57 AM
Gah! Overload on potential songs!!!! Just from Springsteen alone I have... Several Hundred!!!! At least!!!!!!!!!!!!!1! :eek:



"Well our love may have died, and our love may be cold,
But with you forever I'll stay,
We're goin' out west where Sand's turnin' to gold
So put on your stockings, baby, 'cause tonight's gettin' cold
And everything dies, baby, that's a fact,
Maybe everything that dies someday comes back... "

Bruce Springsteen - Atlantic City

Scarlet Knight
2016-04-05, 08:20 PM
I feel your pain; any idea how many country songs mention "boots" ?

"She'll start by kicking out of her shoes
Lose an earring in her drink
Leave her jacket in the bathroom stall
Drop a contact down the sink

Them panty hose ain't gonna last too long
If the DJ puts Bon Jovi on
She might come home in a table cloth
Yeah, tequila makes her clothes fall off!"

Joe Nichols - Tequila Makes Her Clothes Fall Off

Ninjaman
2016-04-05, 11:11 PM
Hit record on your radios to take my verse
The only way to get to space and to escape this earth
Stick to the facts, Ap got the wickedest raps
OG like a Raiders cap with snaps in the back

Raider's Cap - Demigodz

KuReshtin
2016-04-06, 05:38 AM
So, the topic was too hard because you guys have too much choice?
That's a change. :smallsmile:

"His palms are sweaty, knees weak, arms are heavy
There's vomit on his sweater already, mom's spaghetti
He's nervous, but on the surface he looks calm and ready to drop bombs,
But he keeps on forgetting what he wrote down,
The whole crowd goes so loud
He opens his mouth, but the words won't come out"

Eminem - Lose Yourself

Prince Zahn
2016-04-06, 10:53 AM
"Got on my dead man's suit, and my smilin' skull ring,
My lucky graveyard boots, and a song to sing.
Got a song to Si~i~ing, keep me out of the co~o~old,
And I'll meet you further on up the road."

Bruce Springsteen - Further On (Up The Road)

Scarlet Knight
2016-04-07, 05:34 AM
So, the topic was too hard because you guys have too much choice?
That's a change. :smallsmile:


Hey don't go by me; my topics tend to be a tad ...narrow. :smallredface:

"She has worn a wealth of costumes,
Hula skirts to wedding gowns,
Lived in cities walked through jungles,
Always sees the sun go down..."

Jimmy Buffett - Hula Girl At Heart

KuReshtin
2016-04-08, 04:26 AM
Hey don't go by me; my topics tend to be a tad ...narrow.

Ok, let's go narrow, then.

NEW TOPIC!™

Scarlet Knight's topics are usually narrow. So let's go NARROW for this week's topic.
Narrow stuff. Alleyways, paths, tunnels, waists. You figure it out. Then post a lyric about it.


GO!!

Prince Zahn
2016-04-08, 07:15 AM
"We won't be dancing together on the high wire
Facing the Lions with you at my side anymore
We won't be breathing the smoke and the fire
On the midway...

Hanging from the trapeze, my wrist waiting for your wrist
To daredevils, high upon the wall of death
He's thrown the knife that lands inches from my heart

Sundown..."

Bruce Springsteen - The Last Carnival

Scarlet Knight
2016-04-08, 05:29 PM
I never knew I had the gift for inspiration...:smallwink:

"Some say it's a backward place,
Narrow minds on the narrow way,
But I make it a point to say,
That's where I come from,

That's where I come from,
Where I'll be when it's said and done,
Well, Im proud as anyone,
That's where I come from..."

Kenny Chesney - Back Where I Come From

Mister Tom
2016-04-09, 04:20 AM
It just popped into my head like the stay puft marshmallow man...


I like my booties real slender and tender,
And if I see a big bootie, I'll put it in the blender
Don't want a rear fender.
I get into my Honda
What the hell is an anaconda?
All I know is that I like Jayne Fonda's, better than Yolanda's.
Baby got jack

Weird Al, baby got jack

Ninjaman
2016-04-09, 01:56 PM
It's a fine, fine line
It's a fine, fine line

Fine line - Eminem

backwaterj
2016-04-10, 02:10 PM
"You don't look right,
You grew too tall,
You could look down on the Taj Mahal
And you don't weigh anything at all
No, you don't look right.

You don't look right,
You're skin and bones,
Dining on a diet of sticks and stones,
Another soldier in an army of drones
And you don't look right.

I don't know what to think when you look at your face,
Searching for humanity and finding no trace;
I think you're a member of an alien race
Who's come to enslave us from outer space
Along with Robyn and Roxette and Ace of Base."

Honest Bob and the Factory-to-Dealer Incentives - Don't Look Right

Scarlet Knight
2016-04-10, 03:49 PM
Well, since no one else took this classic:

"In Dublin's fair city,
where the girls are so pretty,
I first set my eyes on sweet Molly Malone,
As she wheeled her wheelbarrow,
through the streets broad and narrow.
Crying cockles and mussels alive, alive Oh! "

The Dubliners - Molly Malone

Mister Tom
2016-04-16, 08:20 AM
Quite the narrow selection!
Something tells me it's New Topic Time.

As this forum is brilliant free entertainment, let's go for songs about free things.

Scarlet Knight
2016-04-16, 10:25 AM
"A toast to Columbus, Arawaks and Caribs,
To pirates and patriots, rascals and thieves,
The limbo, the cha cha and what we love most,
A free champagne party put on by our host!

Champagne si', agua no!
Champagne si', agua no!"

Jimmy Buffett - Champagne Si', Agua No

Pex
2016-04-16, 10:41 AM
"Oh say does that star-bangled banner yet wave.
O'er the land of the free, and the home of the brave."

- U.S. national anthem

Prince Zahn
2016-04-16, 02:41 PM
"I wanna be great like Elvis without the tassels
Hire eight body guards that love to beat up @&%#!$?*
Sign a couple autographs so I can eat my meals for free"

Nickelback - Rockstar



EDIT: As you can see, we have differing definitions of what free means :smalltongue:

KuReshtin
2016-04-18, 02:46 AM
"Now look at them yo-yo's that's the way you do it
You play the guitar on the MTV
That ain't workin' that's the way you do it
Money for nothin' and chicks for free
Now that ain't workin' that's the way you do it
Lemme tell ya them guys ain't dumb
Maybe get a blister on your little finger
Maybe get a blister on your thumb"

Money for nothing - Dire Straits

Mister Tom
2016-04-18, 08:07 AM
Some people think I'm bonkers
But I just think I'm free
Man I'm just living my life
There nothing crazy about me
Some people pay for thrills but I get mine for free
Man I'm just living my life
There nothing crazy about me

bonkers (dizzie rascal/ armand van Helden)

Scarlet Knight
2016-04-18, 09:31 PM
"I remember back six years ago,
This western life I chose,
And every day
the news would say,
Some factory's going to close,
Well, I could have stayed to take the dole,
But I'm not one of those.
I take nothing free,
and that makes me,
An idiot, I suppose."

Stan Rogers - The Idiot

Prince Zahn
2016-04-19, 01:01 AM
I was GOING to do Money For Nothing next, but what can I say - I was ninja'd by KuReshtin. That's the hardest kind of ninja.


"Pour me a drink Theresa
in one of those glasses you dust off
And I'll watch the bones in your back
like the stations of the cross
'Round your hair the sun lifts a halo,
at your lips a crown of thorns
Whatever the deal's going down,
to this one I'm sworn

CHORUS:
I'll work for your love, dear
I'll work for your love
What others may want for free
I'll work for your love"

Bruce Springsteen - I'll work for your love

KuReshtin
2016-04-19, 03:25 AM
Sorry, Zahn. Didn't mean to ninja you like that.

-----
"But if I stayed here with you, girl,
Things just couldn't be the same.
'Cause I'm as free as a bird now,
And this bird you'll never change, oh, oh, oh, oh.
And this bird you cannot change.
And this bird you cannot change.
Lord knows, I can't change.
Lord, help me, I can't change."

Freebird - Lynyrd Skynyrd

backwaterj
2016-04-19, 07:11 PM
"We got a thousand points of light
For the homeless man;
We got a kinder, gentler machine gun hand.
We got department stores and toilet paper,
Got styrofoam boxes for the ozone layer,
Got a man of the people says keep hope alive,
Got fuel to burn, got roads to drive.

Keep on rockin' in the free world (etc. etc.)"

Neil Young - Rockin' in the Free World

Scarlet Knight
2016-04-19, 10:02 PM
Ok, who remembers this one?

"Born free, as free as the wind blows,
As free as the grass grows,
Born free to follow your heart..."

Born Free - Andy Williams

KuReshtin
2016-04-21, 02:41 AM
So, it's Friday, and I guess that means it's time for a NEW TOPIC!™

This week, we're acknowledging that things don't always go as planned. This week's topic is: Faults, errors and/or mistakes.

Disclaimer: It was Shaggy's fault, so his 'It Wasn't Me' can't be used.

Prince Zahn
2016-04-21, 04:22 AM
"but if my silence made you leave,
Then that would be my worst mistake,
So I will share this room with you,
And you can have this heart to break."

Billy Joel - And so it goes

Scarlet Knight
2016-04-21, 06:32 PM
All rise for the National Anthem of the Conch Republic...:smallcool:

"Wastin' away again in Margaritaville,
Searching for my lost shaker of salt,
Some people claim that there's a woman to blame,
But I know it's nobody's fault..."

Jimmy Buffett - Margaritaville

KuReshtin
2016-04-22, 06:23 AM
"Did you know when you go
It's the perfect ending
To the bad day I was just beginning
When you go all I know is
You're my favorite mistake"

My Favorite Mistake - Sheryl Crow

Mister Tom
2016-04-22, 01:55 PM
Closer, no hesitation
Give me, all that you have
'Cus it's been so long, that I can't explain
And it's been so wrong, right now, so wrong

Naked, my thoughts are creeping
Too late, the show has begun
And it's been so long, that I can't confess
And it's been so wrong, right now, so wrong

Is it all as it seems, so unresolved, so unredeemed
If I remain, how will I know?
'Cus it's been so long, that I can't be sure
And it's been so wrong, right now, so wrong

: Portishead - Humming

Prince Zahn
2016-04-23, 04:26 AM
"The cruel mistakes I made,
The hard price that I paid
For the good times and the laughter,
But girl I should have known,
For the indifference that I've shown,
I'll pay forever after... "

Bruce Springsteen - The Brokenhearted

(possibly the breakup song I sympathize with the most)

Scarlet Knight
2016-04-23, 06:49 AM
"I look at the world and I notice it's turning,
While my guitar gently weeps.
With every mistake, we must surely be learning,
Still my guitar gently weeps."

Beatles - While My Guitar Gently Weeps

KuReshtin
2016-04-26, 03:36 AM
"It's all 'bout the money
It's all 'bout the dum dum.......
And I don't think It's funny
to see us fade away
It's all 'bout the money
It's all 'bout the dum dum...
and I think we got it all wrong anyway"

It's all about the money - Meja

Scarlet Knight
2016-04-30, 06:47 AM
Ok, the last topic has been up for more than a week, so let's go with a topic to take us through Cinco de Mayo:

Songs with Spanish words or phrases.

@v Oh , yeah...I did, didn't I? :smallsmile:

And yes, I figured there were plenty of English / Spanish songs out there to choose from , but hey, if all you got is a favorite Selena song...the more the merrier!

backwaterj
2016-04-30, 07:04 AM
Well, since you ninja'd it earlier, S.K. :smallbiggrin::

This indecision's bugging me (Indecision me molesta)
If you don't want me set me free (Si no me quieres, librame)
Exactly who am I supposed to be? (Dime! Que tengo ser?)
Do you know which clothes even fit me? (Sabes que ropa me quedar?)
Come on and let me know (Pero tienes que decir)
Should I cool it or should I blow? (Me debo ir o quedarme?)

The Clash - Should I Stay or Should I Go?

...Running on the assumption musica en espanol is out (since everything by definition qualifies).

Pex
2016-05-01, 01:08 AM
La cucharacha, la cucharacha, ya no puede caminar.

- folk song

Feliz navidad
Feliz navidad
Feliz navidad, prospero año y felicidad

- Jose Feliciano

Me gusta bailar! Me gusta bailar! Me gusta bailar! I love to da-a-a-nce! I love to da-a-a-nce!

- Menudo

5a Violista
2016-05-01, 02:01 AM
Votre toast, je peux vous le rendre,
Señors, señors car avec les soldats
oui, les toréros, peuvent s'entendre;
Pour plaisirs, pour plaisirs,
ils ont les combats !

. . .

Toréador, en garde ! Toréador ! Toréador !
Et songe bien, oui songe en combattant
Qu'un oeil noir te regarde,
Et que l'amour t'attend,
Torádor, l'amour, l'amour t'attend !
L'amour ! L'amour ! L'amour !
Toréador, Toréador, Toréador !

~The Toreador Song, Carmen

I mean, sure, most of it's in French. Sure, the baritone pronounces the Spanish word as if it were French. But still it counts! And it's from an opera. So that's even cooler.

Scarlet Knight
2016-05-01, 06:45 AM
"Adiós and vaya con Dios!
A long way from GA,
Yes and all the muchachas they call me big poppa,
When I throw pesos their way!
Adiós and vaya con Dios!
A long way from GA,
Someone do me a favor and pour me some Jaeger,
And I'll grab my guitar and play."

Zac Brown Band - Toes

Pex
2016-05-01, 12:24 PM
Uno does tres quatro cinco seis siete ocho nueve diez
Once doce trece catorce quince dies y seis dies y siete dies y ocho dies y nueve veinte

- Sesame Street 1 to 20 song in Spanish

Prince Zahn
2016-05-02, 05:00 AM
"Guantanamera, guajira Guantanamera
Guantanam~era, guajira Guantanam~era...

Yo soy un hombre sincero
De donde crece la palma
Yo soy un hombre sincero
De donde crece la palma
Y antes de morirme quiero
Echar mis versos del alma"

Various Artists - Guantanamera.

Ninjaman
2016-05-02, 02:41 PM
A toast to the dead for those who I’ve forgotten
Written out of the history by the corrupted and rotten
Black saints whitewashed during La Reconquista
Thousands of Indios Spaniards used to conquer the Incas

Toast to the Dead - Immortal Technique

Scarlet Knight
2016-05-02, 06:24 PM
"Tropical the island breeze
All of nature wild and free
This is where I long to be
La isla bonita
And when the samba played
The sun would set so high
Ring through my ears and sting my eyes
Your Spanish lullaby

La la la la la la la
Te dijo te amo
La la la la la la la
El dijo que te ama..."

Madonna - La Isla Bonita

@v Es bueno, mi amigo! You take the next one...

KuReshtin
2016-05-04, 02:56 AM
Sorry for not updating the topic. Been a bit preoccupied over the past week.
i like the topic, though.

"Esa mujer me esta matando
Por mas que trato de olvidarla
Me a espinado el corazon
Mi alma no da razon
Mi corazon aplastado
Herido y abandonado
A ver a ver tu sabes dime mi amor por favor
Que dolor nos quedo"

Corazon Espinado - Santana

KuReshtin
2016-05-09, 07:10 AM
Ok, new week.
NEW TOPIC!™

This week's topic will be: SOUND
We hear sounds all the time, so let's see if we can find any songs that has to do with sound.

Obviously, since silence is the absence of sound, any version of Simon & Garfunkel's 'Sound of Silence' is disqualified from this week's topic.

GO!

Scarlet Knight
2016-05-09, 08:34 PM
"The hills are alive with the sound of music.
With songs they have sung for a thousand years.
the hills fill my heart with the sound of music.
My heart wants to sing every song it hears."

The Sound Of Music - Julie Andrews

Ninjaman
2016-05-11, 05:20 AM
I think I used to have a voice
Now I never make a sound
I just do what I've been told
I really don't want them to come around

Every Day Is Exactly The Same - Nine inc Nails

Prince Zahn
2016-05-11, 09:26 AM
Wow given how much I like rock music this should have been easy.
I know music that mentions stuff like wanting drums and guitars playing pounding and strumming and stuff but not much talking about actual SOUND O. O



"Babe, we're getting closer,
The lights are growing dim,
The sound of your breathin'
Has made the mood I'm in
All of my resistance
Lying on the floor
You're takin' me to places
That I've never been before"

Elvis Presley - Way Down

Pex
2016-05-11, 03:14 PM
It's Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious!
Even though the sound of it
Is something quite atrocious
If you say it loud enough
You'll always sound precocious
Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious!

- "Mary Poppins", Julie Andrews

Scarlet Knight
2016-05-11, 06:14 PM
Hmmm, maybe I should go with a little Elvis, too....:smallcool:

"Radio is a sound salvation!
Radio is cleaning up the nation!

They say you better listen to the voice of reason,
But they don't give you any choice,
'cause they think that it's treason.
So you had better do as you are told.
You better listen to the radio."

Radio Radio - Elvis Costello

KuReshtin
2016-05-12, 04:30 AM
Slightly embarrassed that this was the first song, after Sound of Silence, that I thought of when thnking about this topic. Anyway.. Here goes.
---------------------------------
"It's the sound of the underground
The beat of the drum goes round and round
In to the overflow
Where the girls get down to the sound of the radio
Out to the electric night
Where the bass line jumps in the backstreet lights
The beat goes around and round
It's the sound of the under
Sound of the underground"

Sound of the Underground - Girls Aloud

Pex
2016-05-13, 02:02 PM
For actual sound instead of the word . . .

Bark Bark Bark
Bark Bark Bark
Bark Yip Woof Woof Bark
Bark Bark Bark Bark Bark Bark Bark Bark
Yip Yip Bark Bark Woof

- Dogs singing Jingle Bells

Black Socks
2016-05-16, 05:23 PM
"Now you're running your mouth
But there's nothing that can slow me down
You're messing around
Got me thinking that it's time you go
Ooh, ooh, ooh, ooh, ooh
'Cause I'm not listening, no
Ooh, ooh, ooh, ooh, ooh
I see you move your lips but it sounds like gibberish"

- "Gibberish", Max Schneider

Scarlet Knight
2016-05-16, 06:43 PM
"Sounds of laughter everywhere
And the dancing girls sway to and fro
I must declare my heart is there
Though I have been from Maine to Mexico

Still I'm sad to say
I'm on my way (on my way)
I won't be back for many a day
My heart is down
My head is turning around
I had to leave a little girl in Kingston town"

Jamaica Farewell - Harry Belafonte

KuReshtin
2016-05-17, 04:52 AM
Some good entries in that category.
However, it's a new(ish) week, so it's time for a NEW TOPIC!™

This week, we're going off-world.
I'm looking for songs that relate to SPACE

Space men, space travel, space cowboys, space restrictions.. Feel free to interpret, as long as it contains the word 'Space'.

GO!!

backwaterj
2016-05-17, 05:11 AM
"H8 is the one for me;
It gives me all I need
and helps me coexist
With the chill.

You make me sick
Because I adore you so;
I love all the dirty tricks
And twisted games you play
On me.

Space dementia in your eyes and
Peace will arise
And tear us apart
And make us meaningless again."

Muse - Space Dementia

LeSwordfish
2016-05-17, 08:37 AM
I will love you till I die
And I will love you all the time
So please put your sweet hand in mine
And float in space and drift in time
All the time until I die
We'll float in space, just you and I
Spiritualized: Ladies And Gentlemen We Are Floating In Space

Pex
2016-05-17, 12:28 PM
Michael Rennie was ill
The Day the Earth Stood Still
But he told us where we stand
And Flash Gordon was there
In silver underwear
Claude Rains was The Invisible Man
Then something went wrong
For Fay Wray and King Kong
They got caught in a celluloid jam
Then at a deadly pace
It Came From Outer Space
And this is how the message ran...

- Rocky Horror

Ninjaman
2016-05-17, 04:05 PM
we are dead and tomorrow's canceled
because of things we did yesterday
we are dead and tomorrow's canceled
they crucify us in our space
in our space
in our space

Cruci-Fiction In Space - Marilyn Manson

slowplay
2016-05-17, 08:14 PM
And even though we both fly
Give each other space and not the evil eye
Q-Tip, vivrant thing

Scarlet Knight
2016-05-17, 08:55 PM
"I'd like to go where the pace of life's slow.
Could you beam me somewhere, Mister Scott?
Any old place here on Earth or in space.
You pick the century and I'll pick the spot."

Boat Drinks - Jimmy Buffett

Feytalist
2016-05-18, 07:20 AM
"This is Major Tom to Ground Control
I'm stepping through the door
And I'm floating in the most peculiar way
And the stars look very different today
For here am I sitting in my tin can
Far above the world
Planet Earth is blue
And there's nothing I can do"

David Bowie - Space Oddity

It was either this or Starman.

KuReshtin
2016-05-18, 08:40 AM
"Some people call me the space cowboy, yeah
Some call me the gangster of love
Some people call me Maurice
Cause I speak of the pompitous of love

People talk about me, baby
Say I'm doin' you wrong, doin' you wrong
Well, don't you worry baby
Don't worry
Cause I'm right here, right here, right here, right here at home"

The Joker - Steve Miller band

backwaterj
2016-05-18, 05:39 PM
Different sort of space*, but:

"A white blank page
And a swelling rage, rage!
You did not think
When you sent me to the brink, to the brink.
You desired my attention
But denied my affection, my affection,

So tell me now, where was my fault
In loving you with my whole heart?"

Mumford & Sons - White Blank Page

*Yes, I realize it technically doesn't contain the word, but it's a topic not a straight-jacket. #rebel4lyfe

Scarlet Knight
2016-05-18, 06:41 PM
"Yeah, darlin'
Gonna make it happen
Take the world in a love embrace
Fire all of your guns at once
And explode into space!

Like a true nature's child
We were born, born to be wild
We can climb so high
I never wanna die
Born to be wiiiiild...."

Steppenwolf - Born To Be Wild

Pex
2016-05-18, 09:50 PM
It’s the Great Space Coaster
Get on board
On the Great Space Coaster
We’ll explore

A comet ride of fantasy
To a place where dreams are fast and free
With new friends and new things to see
We’ll spin you through the galaxy

On the Great Space Coaster
Oh-oh-oh
On the Great Space Coaster
Off we go

Get on board, step inside
Soarin’ on a magic ride
Roarin’ towards the other side
Where only rainbows hide

On the Great Space Coaster
(Oh-oh oh)
On the Great Space Coaster
(Get on board)
On the Great Space Coaster
(Get on board)
On the Great Space Coaster

Off we go

- Great Space Coaster tv show

backwaterj
2016-05-23, 08:38 PM
Sneaking it in before the inevitable topic change, 3-post rule be danged:

"Once a man was determined to get into
The program for astronauts and go to the moon.

Finally he was in space and saw the planet;
Fear struck him and he threw up inside his helmet.

Then he wondered if he should start to take it easy.
Overachiever might be putting it mildly!"

Crash Test Dummies - Overachievers

KuReshtin
2016-05-25, 04:59 AM
Ok, so we're midway through the new weeks, so I guess it's time for a NEW TOPIC!™

One of my coworkers just had a system crash on his computer, with a message saying something about a watchdog, so this week's topic will be: Dogs
Cats not allowed. Dogs Rule!

GO!

Pex
2016-05-25, 12:12 PM
Oh where oh where has my little dog gone?
Oh where oh where can he be?
With his legs so short and his ears so long
Oh where oh where can he be?

- folk song

Scarlet Knight
2016-05-25, 06:03 PM
*Woooooeeeooo* "...welcome to your country music station and here's a little ditty from a boy out of Mississippi..."

"But he left all of his royalties
To Spooner, his old hound
Growin' old on steak and bacon
In a doghouse, ten feet 'round

And everybody wonders
Did he really lose his mind?
No, he was just a poet who lived before his time
He was just a poet who lived before his time."

Jimmy Buffett - Death Of An Unpopular Poet

Pex
2016-05-25, 11:27 PM
You ain't nothin' but a hound dog
cryin' all the time.
You ain't nothin' but a hound dog
cryin' all the time.
Well, you ain't never caught a rabbit
and you ain't no friend of mine.

- Elvis Presley

backwaterj
2016-05-26, 02:25 AM
"Scooby Dooby Doo, where are you?
We've got some work to do now.
Scooby Dooby Doo, where are you?
We need some help from you now.
Come on Scooby Doo, I see you
Pretending you've got a sliver.
But you're not foolin' me, 'cause I can see
The way you shake and shiver.

You know we got a mystery to solve so Scooby Doo get ready for your act;
Don't hold back!
And Scooby Doo if you come through you're gonna have yourself a Scooby Snack,
That's a fact!

Scooby Dooby Doo, where are you?
You're ready and you're willin'.
If we can count on you, Scooby Doo,
I know we'll catch that villain!"

-Scooby Doo Theme Song

KuReshtin
2016-05-26, 04:44 AM
How much is that doggie in the window?
The one with the waggly tail
How much is that doggie in the window?
I do hope that doggie's for sale

I must take a trip to California
And leave my poor sweetheart alone
If he has a dog, he won't be lonesome
And the doggie will have a good home

How Much Is That Doggie In The Window - Patti Page

Scarlet Knight
2016-05-26, 07:19 PM
"Now Ol' Red he's the damnedest dog that I've ever seen
Got a nose that can smell a two day trail
He's a four legged tracking machine
You can consider yourself mighty lucky
To get past the gators and the quicksand beds
But all these years that I've been here
Ain't nobody got past Red

And the warden sang
'Come on somebody
Why don't you run?
Ol' Red's itchin' to have a little fun!
Get my lantern,
Get my gun,
Red'll have you treed before the mornin' comes'!"

Blake Shelton - Ol' Red

backwaterj
2016-05-27, 06:20 PM
"Well my dog wears a path on the same line,
And lately I'm thinking I might take his advice
'Cause he sees through the fence and he thinks I'm free;
Well my brain and his chain look the same to me.

All alone in a cage with a headrest,
There's a thing I should get off of my chest
'Cause I want to wear the path that's true,
And I want to wear the path with you."

Ben Folds - Dog

@V: Huh, would've thought "cool" tunes were anathema to His Royal Fire-Jugglingness. :smalltongue:

Prince Zahn
2016-05-28, 10:00 AM
How much is that doggie in the window?
The one with the waggly tail
How much is that doggie in the window?
I do hope that doggie's for sale

I must take a trip to California
And leave my poor sweetheart alone
If he has a dog, he won't be lonesome
And the doggie will have a good home

How Much Is That Doggie In The Window - Patti Page

My aunt would sing this song all the time! :3 thanks fir sharing it.

And now, for a song that's actually cool :smalltongue::smallamused: no offense.

@^Umm....No? XD


"Well the dogs on Main Street howl, 'cause they understand
If I could take one moment into my hands
Mister, I ain't a boy, no I'm a man!
And I~ believe in a pro~omised land"

Bruce Springsteen - The Promised Land

Ebon_Drake
2016-05-29, 06:19 AM
"So messed up I want you here
In my room I want you here
Now we're gonna be face-to-face
And I'll lay right down in my favorite place
And now I wanna be your dog
Now I wanna be your dog
Now I wanna be your dog
Well c'mon!"

I Wanna Be Your Dog - The Stooges

Scarlet Knight
2016-05-29, 07:14 AM
And now, for a song that's actually cool ...



BRUUUUUUCE! ( sorry...reflex. Born in Jersey you know....)


"She's changed the lock on my front door
My door key don't fit no more
So get it on over (move it on over)
Scoot it on over (move it on over)
Move over skinny dog 'cause the fat dog's moving in!"

Hank Williams (George Thorogood, etc) - Move It On Over

backwaterj
2016-05-31, 01:53 AM
"I had a dog,
He was a mix.
He loved me like a god,
But I was just a kid,
The kind mother likes
And I'm downsized inside.

I'll put this all to rest;
I'm just a baby who looks like a boy.
I'm getting all depressed;
I'm just a baby who looks like a boy."

Soundgarden - Never Named

KuReshtin
2016-06-01, 03:36 AM
Right.
NEW TOPIC!™

Exclamations. Forceful, mostly one word phrases that makes you pay attention to what comes next.

GO!

Ninjaman
2016-06-01, 10:02 AM
Environment
The environment exceeding on the level
Of our unconciousness
For example
What does the billboard say
Come and play, come and play
Forget about the movement
Anger is a gift

Freedom, Freedom, yeah right

Freedom - Rage Against the Machine

Pex
2016-06-01, 11:43 AM
Interjections (Well!) show excitement (Oh!) or emotion (Hey!).
They're generally set apart from a sentence by an exclamation point,
Or by a comma when the feeling's not as strong.

- School House Rock

Ebon_Drake
2016-06-01, 02:47 PM
"Help! I need somebody
Help! Not just anybody
Help! You know I need someone, help!

When I was younger, so much younger than today
I never needed anybody's help in any way
But now these days are gone, I'm not so self-assured
Now I find I've changed my mind and opened up the doors

Help me if you can, I'm feeling down
And I do appreciate you being 'round
Help me get my feet back on the ground
Won't you please, please help me"

Help! - The Beatles

Mister Tom
2016-06-01, 06:09 PM
Dun dun dun dun dun dun dun dun dun DUN DUN DUN DUN DUN
Flash!
AAAAH!
Saviour of the universe!

( Queen- Flash )

Scarlet Knight
2016-06-01, 07:01 PM
Please remember to stand ....

"King of Kings ! For ever and ever! Hallelujah! Hallelujah!

And Lord of Lords! For ever and ever! Hallelujah! Hallelujah!"

Handel - Messiah - Hallelujah Chorus

Prince Zahn
2016-06-02, 01:52 AM
"WAR! (HUH!)
WHAT IS IT GOOD FOR?
ABSOLUTELY NOTHING!"

Bruce Springsteen - War

KuReshtin
2016-06-02, 06:47 AM
STOP! Hammer time!

-MC Hammer

Pex
2016-06-02, 12:00 PM
Stop!
In the name of love, before you break my heart.
Think it o-o-ver. Think it o-over.

- The Supremes

nana nana nana nana nana nana nana nana Batman!
nana nana nana nana nana nana nana nana Batman!
Batman!
Batman!
Batman!
nana nana nana nana nana nana nana nana Batman!

- Batman tv show.

backwaterj
2016-06-02, 03:37 PM
"In violent times,
You shouldn't have to sell your soul.
In black and white,
They really really ought to know,
Those one-track minds
That took you for a working boy.
Kiss them goodbye;
You shouldn't have to jump for joy.
You shouldn't have to shout for joy.

Shout, shout, let it all out!
These are the things I can do without
Come on!
I'm talking to you,
Come on!"

Tears for Fears - Shout

Ninjaman
2016-06-02, 05:31 PM
WAIT!
There’s been a slaughter here.

Not to Touch the Earth - Otep

Scarlet Knight
2016-06-02, 09:55 PM
"People in the party - hot hot hot!
People in the party - hot hot hot!
They come to the party know what they got,
They come to the party know what they got,
I'm hot! You're hot! He's hot! She's hot!
I'm hot! You're hot! He's hot! She's hot! "

Hot Hot Hot! - Buster Poindexter :smallcool:

Feytalist
2016-06-03, 06:53 AM
"Fight! Fight! Fight!
Think you’ve got every right
To you we’re all the same
Win! Win! Win!
Fracture everything
Just know you’ll never gain"

Zebra and Giraffe - Fight Fight Fight

Always nice to have an excuse to post a local band.

backwaterj
2016-06-07, 04:06 AM
"Your attention please.
Please yell if you are paying attention. *Aah*
Please yell if you are paying attention. *Aah*

(voice on the left)
Place your attention entirely on my voice and try to ignore all the others. It is important to be able to focus on a single source of information, while blocking out all the other things that are competing for your attention.

(voice in the middle)
Place your attention of all of the different voices simultaneously. In the past having just one attention was sufficient. But today you must be able to focus your attention on several things at once.

(voice on the right)
Place your attention on one of the other voices during this section. Stop listening to my voice now and move onto one of the other voices before it is too late. If you are still listening to my voice this means that you have poor control of your attention.

Blue Man Group - Your Attention

Prince Zahn
2016-06-07, 06:41 AM
"It's not [Censored] funny!"

Hatsune Miku, as well as several others (Vocaloid) - "Packet Hero"

Ninjaman
2016-06-07, 02:26 PM
(Scream)
(Scream)
(Scream)
(Scream)

Dozing Green - Dir En Grey

Scarlet Knight
2016-06-07, 07:20 PM
"I never really knew that she could dance like this,
She makes a man wants to speak Spanish,
Como se llama (Si!)
Bonita (Si!)
Mi casa (Shakira! Shakira!), su casa..."

Shakira - Hips Don't Lie

backwaterj
2016-06-09, 03:40 AM
"Don't come around here no more.
Don't come around here no more.
Whatever you're looking for,
Hey! Don't come around here no more.

I've given up (Stop!)
I've given up (Stop!)
I've given up on waiting any longer.
I've given up on this love getting stronger."

Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers - Don't Come Around Here No More

KuReshtin
2016-06-09, 06:20 AM
Ok, ok, ok, so it's probably time for a NEW TOPIC!™

This week, we will deal with songs about THE SEA(Comic Sans just to annoy people)

Have at it, peoples!

Scarlet Knight
2016-06-09, 06:26 PM
* Squeeee! I think I just had a topic-gasm!*

"As the son of a son of a sailor,
I went out on the sea for adventure,
Expanding the view of the captain and crew,
Like a man just released from indenture.

As a dreamer of dreams and a travelin' man,
I have chalked up many a mile,
Read dozens of books about heroes and crooks,
And I learned much from both of their styles.

Son of a son, son of a son,
Son of a son of a sailor,
Son of a gun, load the last ton,
One step ahead of the jailer..."

Jimmy Buffett - Son Of A Son Of A Sailor

Pex
2016-06-09, 06:30 PM
Under the sea
Under the sea
Darlin' it's better
Down where it's wetter
Take it from me
Up on the shore they work all day
Out in the sun, they slave away
While we devotin'
Full time to floatin'
Under the sea

- Disney (Samuel Wright)

My Bonnie lies over the ocean
My Bonnie lies over the sea
My Bonnie lies over the ocean
Oh bring back my Bonnie to me

- Scottish folk song

Old man rhythm is in my shoes
No use t'sittin' and a'singin' the blues
So be my guest, you got nothin' to lose
Won't ya let me take you on a sea cruise?
Oo-ee, oo-ee baby
Oo-ee, oo-ee baby
Oo-ee, oo-ee baby
Won't ya let me take you on a sea cruise?

- Frankie Ford

backwaterj
2016-06-09, 07:44 PM
"Scanning at the blue-banded headlands,
White flurry scudded, a dark silhouette
Flashes by in the wet, it is glistening flesh
In the deep marine, in the deep marine.
There is room for make-believe out in the ocean,
There is room for make-believe out on the land
In the wet, in the dream, if it's flashing then seen
In the deep marine, in the deep marine."

Midnight Oil - Underwater

Ninjaman
2016-06-10, 04:50 AM
Can you hear me you peers and privvy counsellors
I stand before you naked to the eyes
I will destroy any man who dares abuse my trust
I swear that you'll be mine
The seven seas of rhye

Seven Seas of Rhye - Queen

KuReshtin
2016-06-10, 07:42 AM
Somewhere beyond the sea
Somewhere waiting for me
My lover stands on golden sands
And watches the ships that go sailing

Somewhere beyond the sea
She's there watching for me
If I could fly like birds on high
Then straight to her arms
I'd go sailing

Bobby Darin - Beyond the Sea

Pex
2016-06-10, 12:30 PM
Oh beautiful for spacious skies for amber waves of grain
For purple mountains majesties above the fruited plain
America, America, God shed His grace on thee
And crown thy good with brotherhood
From sea to shining sea

- American standard

Prince Zahn
2016-06-10, 03:48 PM
"We took on diesel back in Montauk yesterday~ay,
And left this morning from the bell in gardiner's Bay
Like all the locals here, I had to sell my ho~ome,
Too proud to leave, I worked my fingers to the bone

So I could own my Downeaster Alexa
And I go where the ocean is de~eep,
There are giants out there I'm the canyons
And a good captain can't fall asleep. "


Billy Joel - "The Downeaster Alexa"

Ebon_Drake
2016-06-10, 04:16 PM
Run from this town with empty arms
Find all your homes, and I'd burn them down
Start all the wars that we wanted to see
And I'd watch them all go by in the cavalcade

Was told where you hide from the short wave
Was sent in the night, in the cold

You're like the ocean, you're like the innocent
What's in your empty eyes?

Deciphered your lines from the short wave
It said "Kill all the swine, young and old"

Like the Ocean, Like the Innocent - The Besnard Lakes

Scarlet Knight
2016-06-10, 06:20 PM
"Take one part sand and one part sea,
And one part shade of a banana tree,
And the drinks they're cold and the reggae's hot,
And I know this is the place for me!

Get away to where the boat leaves from,
It takes away all of your big problems,
You got worries you can drop them in the blue ocean,
But you gotta get away to where the boat leaves from!"

Zac Brown Band - Where The Boat Leaves From

backwaterj
2016-06-11, 04:09 PM
Huh, sort of shocked nobody's gone here yet:

"We would be warm below the storm
In our little hideaway beneath the waves
Resting our head on the sea bed
In an octopus's garden near a cave

We would sing and dance around
Because we know we can't be found
I'd like to be under the sea
In an octopus's garden in the shade

We would shout and swim about
The coral that lies beneath the waves
(Lies beneath the ocean waves)
Oh what joy for every girl and boy
Knowing they're happy and they're safe
(Happy and they're safe)"

The Beatles - Octopus's Garden

Ninjaman
2016-06-11, 04:43 PM
Breathe in deep
A sea of desperate dreams
I have no mouth
& I must scream

Brethe in deep
A sea of desperate dreams
I have no mouth...

Where the River Ends - Otep

Prince Zahn
2016-06-12, 03:32 AM
"The seaweed is always greener
In somebody else's lake
You dream about going up there
But that is a big mistake
Just look at the world around you
Right here on the ocean floor
Such wonderful things surround you
What more is you lookin' for?

Under the sea
Under the sea!
Darling it's better
Down where it's wetter
Take it from me
Up on the shore they work all day
Out in the sun they slave away
While we devotin'
Full time to floatin'
Under the sea! "

Sebastian the crab (The Little Mermaid) - Under the Sea

Scarlet Knight
2016-06-12, 05:42 AM
"Got out of town on a boat
to Southern Islands,
Sailing a reach
Before a followin' sea,
She was makin' for the trades
On the outside,
And the downhill run
To Papeete,
Off the wind on this heading
Lie the Marquesas,
We got eighty feet of the waterline
Nicely making way,
In a noisy bar in Avalon
I tried to call you,
But on a midnight watch I realized
Why twice you ran away!"

Crosby Stills Nash - Southern Cross

Ebon_Drake
2016-06-12, 09:51 AM
"Some say we walk alone
Barefoot on wicked stone
No light
And sanctuary found
Never waits around awhile

Marching to the sea
their dreams stay in the shadows
their dreams stay firmly rooted in the shallows
See the scraping sky
See my destination
See my destination there tonight"

Sea Within A Sea - The Horrors

Feytalist
2016-06-13, 10:55 AM
"Emensity over
With sterling eyes
Above the still remains

In solid reflection
Warrant the sculpture
Sinking into oblivion

And down below
The night finds a mirror
Reluctant eye
A fragment of will
Yearning to sink
Into this heavens black sea"

Ihsahn - Heaven's Black Sea

backwaterj
2016-06-17, 03:57 AM
"We spotted the ocean at the head of the trail;
Where are we going, so far away?
Somebody told me this is the place
Where everything's better and everything's safe.

Walk on the ocean, step on the stones.
Flesh becomes water, wood becomes bone."

Toad the Wet Sprocket - Walk on the Ocean

Scarlet Knight
2016-06-17, 04:08 AM
"I ain’t getting much done but I’m having fun
sailing on the deep blue sea
My whole body goes numb from a bottle of dark rum and the sun sinking down on me
My catch of the day is a tall Cuba Libra
chased down with a 12 oz curl
Yeah, rum is the reason I guess...
Hey, rum is the reason pirates never ruled the world"

Toby Keith - Rum is the Reason

KuReshtin
2016-06-17, 08:00 AM
Ok, we've had fun on the oceans for a while, so it's now time for a NEW TOPIC!™

I've been nomionated to one of those silly challenges on Facebook where I'm supposed to post a song from the 80s each day for a week. The song for Day 3 (today) made me think of the NEW TOPIC!™ for this week.

ROYALTY
Kings, Queens, Princes and Princesses. You may even throw in a Duke or a Duchess for good measure.

Songs by Queen (the band) and Prince (the artist formerly known as The Love Sign, formerly known as Prince) are not permitted unless the lyrics contain references to royalty.

Have at it, peoples!

Pex
2016-06-17, 12:18 PM
Duke, Duke, Duke, Duke of Earl
Duke, Duke, Duke of Earl
Duke, Duke, Duke of Earl
Duke, Duke, Duke of Earl

Duke, Duke, Duke of Earl
Duke, Duke, Duke of Earl
Duke, Duke, Duke of Earl
Duke, Duke, Duke of Earl

- Gene Chandler

Someday my prince will come
Someday I'll find a love
And how thrilling that moment will be
When the prince of my dreams comes to me

- Snow White, Disney

Playing with the queen of hearts,
knowing it ain't really smart
The joker ain't the only fool
who'll do anything for you

- Juice Newton

Trailer for sale or rent, rooms to let, fifty cents.
No phone, no pool, no pets, I ain't got no cigarettes
Ah, but, two hours of pushin' broom
Buys an eight by twelve four-bit room
I'm a man of means by no means, king of the road.

- Roger Miller

Prince Zahn
2016-06-17, 12:23 PM
"Working with the wheels
Till you get your back burned
Working with the reels
Till you get your facts learned
Baby, I got my facts learned real good by now,
You better get it straight darling

All men wanna be rich,
Rich man wanna be king,
And the king ain't satisfied
til he rules everything
I wanna go out tonight,
I wanna find out what I've got"

Bruce Springsteen - Badlands

Mister Tom
2016-06-17, 12:34 PM
I'mma rhyme 'til I can't rhyme no more
Burn 'til I can't burn no more
Shine 'til there's no shine no more
'til the Earth can't turn no more
'Til I'm 5'9" no more
I'm the king

I'm the king, Royce da5'9"

Scarlet Knight
2016-06-17, 09:01 PM
This came out in 1988....

"My personal Utopia,
A place to run to where I can hide away,
Where I can truly reign supreme,,
Somewhere fresh and clean where a man can dream,

I'm king, (King)
King of somewhere hot.
I'm king, (King)
Like every man should be.
I'm king (King)
King of somewhere hot..."

Jimmy Buffett - King Of Somewhere Hot

Pex
2016-06-17, 09:11 PM
David, melech Yisrael,
Chai, chai, vekayam.

- Jewish folk song

Baruch atah Hashem. Elokainu melech ha'olam.
Hazan et ha'olam chulo b'tuvo
B'chain b'chesed uvrachamin . . .

- Jewish after meal blessing/song

"melech" is Hebrew for king

Ninjaman
2016-06-18, 04:22 PM
Born to be kings,
Princes of the universe.
Fighting and free,
Got your world in my hand.
I'm here for your love and I'll make my stand,
We were born to be princes of the universe.

Princes of the universe - Queen

Pex
2016-06-18, 08:24 PM
If I were King of the Forest, Not queen, not duke, not prince.
My regal robes of the forest, would be satin, not cotton, not chintz.
I'd command each thing, be it fish or fowl.
With a woof and a woof and a royal growl - woof.
As I'd click my heel, all the trees would kneel.
And the mountains bow and the bulls kowtow.
And the sparrow would take wing - If I - If I - were King!
Each rabbit would show respect to me.
The chipmunks genuflect to me.
Though my tail would lash, I would show compash
For every underling!
'f I - 'f I - were King!
Just King!

- Cowardly Lion, The Wizard Of Oz

God save our gracious Queen
Long live our noble Queen
God save the Queen
Send her victorious
Happy and glorious
Long to reign over us
God save the Queen

- United Kingdom national anthem

Scarlet Knight
2016-06-18, 11:25 PM
"Long ago, life was clean,
Sex was bad and obscene,
And the rich were so mean.
Stately homes for the Lords,
Croquet lawns, village greens,
Victoria was my queen.

Victoria, Victoria, Victoria, 'toria! "


The Kinks - Victoria

Ninjaman
2016-06-19, 03:52 PM
This isn't me I'm not mechanical
I'm just a boy playing the suicide king

Mechanical animals - Marilyn Manson

Feytalist
2016-06-21, 03:23 AM
How has no-one posted this yet:

"I'm gonna be a mighty king, so enemies beware!

I'm gonna be the mane event
Like no king was before
I'm brushing up on looking down
I'm working on my roar

Oh, I just can't wait to be king!"

Lion King - I Just Can't Wait To Be King

Trevortni
2016-06-24, 11:43 AM
I used to rule the world
Seas would rise when I gave the word
Now in the morning I sleep alone
Sweep the streets I used to own

I used to roll the dice
Feel the fear in my enemy's eyes
Listen as the crowd would sing
"Now the old king is dead! Long live the king!"

One minute I held the key
Next the walls were closed on me
And I discovered that my castles stand
Upon pillars of salt and pillars of sand

I hear Jerusalem bells are ringing
Roman Cavalry choirs are singing
Be my mirror, my sword and shield
My missionaries in a foreign field

For some reason I can't explain
Once you're gone there was never
Never an honest word
But that was when I ruled the world

- Coldplay, Viva La Vida
Of the two of their songs that I know, I love this one and absolutely despise the other one. This one sounds like a perfect anthem for D&D, but they completely dropped the ball in that neither of the music videos they made for it have anything to do with D&D.

Scarlet Knight
2016-06-25, 05:56 AM
Tommorrow is New York's Pride Parade so how about this week's topic be Gay Pride :

any/ all songs with LBGT themed lyrics such as songs about LBGT people or experiences .

Pex
2016-06-25, 01:31 PM
Deck the halls with boughs of holly
Fa la la la la la la la la
'Tis the season to be jolly
Fa la la la la la la la la
Now we don our gay apparel
Fa la la la la la la la la
Troll the ancient Yule tide carol
Fa la la la la la la la la

- classic Christmas carol

How do you do
I see you've met my, faithful, handyman
He's just a little brought down
'Cause when you knocked
He thought you were the candyman
Don't get strung out
By the way I look
Don't judge a book by its cover
I'm not much of a man
By the light of day
But by night I'm one hell of a lover
I'm just a sweet transvestite
From Transexual, Transylvania

- Frankenfurter, Rocky Horror

Prince Zahn
2016-06-26, 04:46 AM
I heard this song on the radio once. It might be all I have to contribute to this topic.

I met her in a club down in old Soho
Where you drink champagne and it tastes just like Coca cola
C-O-L-A cola.

She walked up to me and she asked me to dance.
I asked her name and in a dark brown voice she said, "Lola"
L-O-L-A Lola, lo lo lo lo Lola

Well, I'm not the world's most physical guy,
But when she squeezed me tight she nearly broke my spine
Oh my Lola, lo lo lo lo Lola

Well, I'm not dumb but I can't understand
Why she walk like a woman and talk like a man
Oh my Lola, lo lo lo lo Lola, lo lo lo lo Lola

Well, we drank champagne and danced all night,
Under electric candlelight,
She picked me up and sat me on her knee,
And said, "Little boy won't you come home with me?"

Well, I'm not the world's most passionate guy,
But when I looked in her eyes,
Well I almost fell for my Lola,
Lo lo lo lo Lola, lo lo lo lo Lola

Lola lo lo lo lo Lola lo lo lo lo Lola

I pushed her away. I walked to the door.
I fell to the floor. I got down on my knees.
I looked at her, and she at me.

Well that's the way that I want it to stay.
And I always want it to be that way for my Lola.
Lo lo lo lo Lola.

Girls will be boys, and boys will be girls.
It's a mixed up, muddled up, shook up world,
Except for Lola. Lo lo lo lo Lola.

Well I left home just a week before,
And I've never ever kissed a woman before,
But Lola smiled and took me by the hand,
And said, "Little boy, gonna make you a man."

Well I'm not the world's most masculine man,
But I know what I am and I'm glad I'm a man,
And so is Lola.
Lo lo lo lo Lola. Lo lo lo lo Lola.

Lola lo lo lo lo Lola. Lola lo lo lo lo Lola!

Ebon_Drake
2016-06-26, 07:42 AM
"We've got a minefield of crippled affection
all for the borrowed mirror connection
that's why I'm leaving the spoken detention
and I romanced some **** so that I could confess that

I get world sick every time I take a stand
I get world sick
my love is for my man

We've got ladies born into dead ends
men with the maybes
looking for endings

And I get world sick every time I take a stand
I get world sick
my love is for my man

I'm sick of the self-loved loser who blessed me
the exit that rules the ruling of what will be
and all the destroyers who've never worn dresses
they live for the older while I confess this

I get world sick every time I take a stand
I get world sick
my love is for my man"

World Sick - Broken Social Scene

Scarlet Knight
2016-06-26, 05:59 PM
Pex: you took “gay apparel” and I thought “noooo…” but to follow it with “ sweet transvestite”, you get synergy points!


I heard this song on the radio once. It might be all I have to contribute to this topic.
That’s all you have to contribute; you chose my favorite !

Ok, I'll save some easy ones & go with an obscure Buffett tune:

“The Krewe of the Crossbones
Parades into the midnight sun
They march through the fire
And come out beating homemade drums
While the French Quarter Queens
In their high-heeled drag disguise
Sing 'Over the Rainbow'
'Til Judy Garland quivers and sighs”

Jimmy Buffett - Wheel Inside The Wheel

Pex
2016-06-26, 10:37 PM
The Ambiguously Gay Duo
They are taking on evil
come what may
They are fighting all crime
to save the day.
They're extremely close
in an ambiguous way!
They're ambiguously gay.
They're ambiguously gay.

- Saturday Night Live

Mister Tom
2016-06-28, 01:31 PM
Sing if you're glad to be Gay
Sing if you're happy that way

Billy Bragg, Sing if your glad to be gay

Prince Zahn
2016-06-29, 02:23 AM
This is for my brother, who offered up another song for the topic (to be clear, he's not gay or anything like that to my knowledge, but if he was gay...) :


If you were gay,
That would be okay,
I mean 'cause, hey
I'd like you anyway

Because you see
if it were me
I would feel free to say
that I was gay
(But I'm not gay)

If you were queer,
I'd still be here
year after year
because you're dear to me,

And I know that you
Would accept me too
If I told you today,
'hey, guess what, I'm gay!'
(But I'm not gay)

I'm happy
just being with you,
So what should it matter to me
what you do in bed with guys?

If you were gay,
I'd shout hooray
And here I'd stay,
But I wouldn't get in your way,

You can count on me
to always be
beside you every day
To tell you it's okay,
you were just born that way
And, as they say it's in your D.N.A,
if you were gay.

Scarlet Knight
2016-06-29, 07:20 AM
I'll put away the country until next turn since no one took this one:

"Happy ever after in the market place,
Molly lets the children lend a hand,
Desmond stays at home and does his pretty face,
And in the evening she still sings it with the band!

Yeah, ob-la-di, ob-la-da life goes on brah!
La la how the life goes on,
Yeah, ob-la-di, ob-la-da life goes on brah!
La la how the life goes on.

And if you want some fun... take ob-la-di-bla-da!"

Beatles - Obladi Oblada

KuReshtin
2016-07-04, 02:39 AM
Since it's a new week, and a new month and no one has posted for a few days, i think it might be time for a NEW TOPIC!™

Today is the 4th of July, and since I just returned from a trip to the US late last week, I figured that the topic of this week will be:
'MURRRCAA!!

Songs about the US, mentioning the US. Simple enough.

GO!

Scarlet Knight
2016-07-04, 07:16 AM
A little country music?

"Now this nation that I love has fallen under attack
A mighty sucker punch came flying in from somewhere in the back
Soon as we could see clearly through our big, black eye
Man, we lit up your world like the 4th of July!

Hey, Uncle Sam put your name at the top of his list
And the Statue of Liberty started shaking her fist
And the eagle will fly and it's gonna be hell
When you hear mother freedom start ringing her bell
And it'll feel like the whole wide world is raining down on you
Oh, brought to you courtesy of the red, white and blue!

Oh, justice will be served and the battle will rage
This big dog will fight when you rattle his cage
You'll be sorry that you messed with the US of A
'Cause we'll put a boot in your ass, it's the American way!"

Toby Keith - Angry American (Courtesy Of The Red, White And Blue)

Ninjaman
2016-07-04, 08:59 AM
We're from America, we're from America, where we eat our young
We're from America, we're from America, it's where Jesus was born

We're from America, we're from America, where they let you c** on their faces
We're from America, we're from America, we speak American

We're from America - Marilyn Manson

Pex
2016-07-04, 08:06 PM
Oh beautiful for spacious skies for amber waves of grain
For purple mountains majesties above the fruited plain
America, America, God shed His grace on thee
And crown thy good with brotherhood
From sea to shining sea

- American standard

God bless America, land that I love
Stand beside her and guide her
Through the night with the light from above
From the mountains to the prairies
To the oceans white with foam
God bless America, my home sweet home

- American standard

. . . The atom bomb fell just the other day,
The H-Bomb fell in the very same way;
Russia went, China went, and then the U.S.A.
The human race was finished without a chance to pray.

But the cat came back the very next day,
The cat came back, we thought he was a goner
But the cat came back; it just couldn't stay away.
Away, away, yea, yea, yea

- Sleepaway camp classic

I live in America, help me out,
but I live in America,
wait a minute
You may not be looking for the promise land,
but you might find it anyway
Under one of those old familiar names
Like New Orleans (New Orleans) Detroit City (Detroit City), Dallas (Dallas), Pittsburg P.A. (Pittsburg P.A.) New York City (New York City)Kansas City (Kansas City)Atlanta (Atlanta) CHICAGO & L.A.!

- James Brown

Puerto Rico
My heart's devotion
Let it sink back in the ocean
Always the hurricanes blowing
Always the population growing
And the money owing
And the sunlight streaming
And the natives steaming
I like the island Manhattan
Smoke on your pipe
And put that in!

I like to be in America!
O.K. by me in America!
Ev'rything free in America
For a small fee in America!

- West Side Story

Feytalist
2016-07-05, 02:54 AM
"I'm afraid of Americans
I'm afraid of the world
I'm afraid I can't help it
I'm afraid I can't
I'm afraid of Americans
Johnny's in America"

David Bowie / Trent Reznor - I'm Afraid of Americans

Scarlet Knight
2016-07-05, 06:29 AM
"Looking hard for a drive-in
Searching for a corner cafe
Where hamburgers sizzle on an open grill night and day
Yeah, and the jukebox jumping with records back in the USA

I'm so glad I'm living in the USA
Yes I'm so glad I'm living in the USA
Anything you want we got it right here in the USA!"

Linda Ronstadt - Back in the USA

Ninjaman
2016-07-05, 07:28 AM
America, hahaha, we love you, how many people are proud to be citizens of this beautiful
Country of ours, the stripes and the stars for the rights that men have died for to protect,
The women and men who have broke their neck's for the freedom of speech the United States
Government has sworn to uphold, or
(Yo', I want everybody to listen to the words of this song) so we're told...

White America - Eminem

Mister Tom
2016-07-07, 04:04 PM
Then we all just stared at the ball for a while and my eyes got moist,
but I said with a smile, "Kids, this here's what America's all about"
Then I started feelin' kinda gooey inside and I fell on my knees
and I cried and cried
And that's when those security guards threw us out

Weird Al, the biggest ball of twine in Minnesota

Pex
2016-07-07, 05:34 PM
But there are no cats in America
And the streets are paved with cheese
Oh, there are no cats in America
So set your mind at ease . . .

- Immigrant Mice

Scarlet Knight
2016-07-07, 06:51 PM
"Well there's a young man in a T-shirt
Listenin' to a rock 'n' roll station
He's got a greasy hair, greasy smile
He says: "Lord, this must be my destination"
'Cause they told me, when I was younger
Sayin' "Boy, you're gonna be president"
But just like everything else, those old crazy dreams
Just kinda came and went

Oh but ain't that America, for you and me
Ain't that America, we're something to see baby
Ain't that America, home of the free, yeah
Little pink houses, for you and me, oh baby for you and me."

John Mellencamp - Pink Houses

Ninjaman
2016-07-09, 09:15 AM
With the perfect hair
And the perfect wife
And the perfect kids
And the perfect life
I will finally be somebody

Let's play born-again American, resistance is the game

Smash the Control Machine - Otep

Scarlet Knight
2016-07-15, 09:53 PM
Ok, the NHL just gave a team to Las Vegas. So what do hockey and Sin City have in common? Hooking !

So our new topic is: Prostitution : songs about street walkers, strippers, and/or Ladies of the Night

Pex
2016-07-15, 10:39 PM
The minute you walked in the joint,
I could see you were a man of distinction,
A real Big Spender,
Good looking, so refined.
Say, wouldn't you like to know what's going on in my mind?
So let me get right to the point,
I don't pop my cork for every man I see.
Hey! Big Spender,
Spend a little time with me.

- Shirley Bassey

Ninjaman
2016-07-16, 04:14 PM
Oh my beautiful liar
oh my precious whore
my disease my infection
I am so impure

Reptile - Nine Inch Nails

Ebon_Drake
2016-07-17, 06:31 AM
"Power produces desire, the weak have none
There's no lust in this coma even for a fifty
Solitude, solitude, the 11th Commandment

The only certain thing that is left about me
There's no part of my body that has not been used
Pity or pain, to show displeasure's shame
Everyone I've loved or hated always seems to leave"

Yes - Manic Street Preachers

Scarlet Knight
2016-07-17, 07:22 AM
"Sunday morning when we go down to church
See the menfolk standin' in line
I said they come to pray to the Lord
With my little girl, looks so fine
In the evening when the sun is sinkin' low
Everybody's with the one they love
I walk the town, keep a-searchin' all around
Lookin' for my street corner girl

I got a woman, want to ball all day
I got a woman, she won't be true, no no
I got a woman, stay drunk all the time
I said I got a little woman and she won't be true! "

Led Zeppelin - Hey Hey What Can I Do



@v You know, I'm sorry... I forget that sometimes. :smallfrown:

Prince Zahn
2016-07-17, 07:53 AM
Wow, SK. Youngns browse this forum too you know. My my.... "Roberta, you say you knooow me,
But I see only what you're paid to show me,
O, I wish you had the time,
O, I wish you had the time...

Roberta, I understaaaand you,
I know you need to move in other circles too
It's tough for me!
it's tough for yooooouuuuu~!

Roberta, how I've ado~ored you,
I'd ask you over but I can't afford you
Oh, I wish you'd take the time,
Oh I wish you'd take the time...

Roberta, the night grows slowly,
I know you're working but you must get lonely too
And it's tough for me!
It's tough for yooouuu ~!

And I'm in a bad way and I wanna make love to you~... Oo, ooo...

Oh, I wish you had the time,
O, I wish you had the time...
Roberta, I really need you,
But I suppose that my small change won't see you through
And it's tough for me!
Aaahh it's tough for yooooouuuu~... "

Scarlet Knight
2016-07-17, 05:51 PM
Okj, just saw my barber, so new topic: HAIR

All colors, lengths , and styles! Let your inner hippie out!

Pex
2016-07-18, 11:59 AM
It's a story of a lovely lady who was bringing up three very lovely girls.
All of them had hair of gold, like their mother, the youngest one in curls

- The Brady Bunch

Mister Tom
2016-07-18, 01:11 PM
Some fellows when they lose their hair, they fret.
I've not started to worry yet.
I used to have a lovely mop.
Now I've got none on the top.
You'd think with a cranium so bald, catch a dreadful cough.
I sometimes have a job to find out where my face leaves off.
My parting's wide and so am I.
Smack my old bald head and cry:
Hair! Hair! Hair! I've got none on my noddle.
I don't care, as down the streets I toddle.
All the people say, "He's a good old thoroughbred."
I never give a knock. I'm a jolly old ****.
I'm proud of my old bald head.

I'M PROUD OF MY OLD BALD HEAD
(Words and music by Charles Collins and Fred Murray, 1911
sung by Harry Champion.)

Ebon_Drake
2016-07-18, 03:09 PM
"Something's wrong cause my mind is fading
Ghetto blastin' disintegrating
Rock n' roll, know what I'm saying?
Everywhere I look there's a devil in waiting

Got a devil's haircut in my mind"

Devil's Haircut - Beck

Ninjaman
2016-07-18, 03:35 PM
I got hair in my ears
I got hair in my nose
I got hair on my back
And between my toes
When the time comes & my hairwash is due
I'm gonna use one ton of shampoo
But don't give me those sentimental eyes
Coz I'm proud & my hair is nice

It's not fair when people they stare
I love the colors I wear
I wont cut my hair
I wont cut my hair
Oh no, I wont cut my hair
Coz I'm proud of my hair

I won't cut my hair - D.A.D

Scarlet Knight
2016-07-18, 05:54 PM
We can't let the classics go...

"Give me a head with hair,
long beautiful hair,
Shining, gleaming, streaming,
flaxen, waxen.
Give me down to there, hair!
Shoulder length or longer,
Here baby, there, momma, everywhere, daddy, daddy,
Hair!
Flow it, show it
Long as God can grow it, my hair."

Hair - the Cowsills

Pex
2016-07-18, 09:36 PM
I want a feast. I want a bean feast
Cream buns and doughnuts and fruitcake with no nuts so good you could go nuts.
No, now!

I want a ball. I want a party. Pink macaroons and a million balloons and performing baboons. Give it to me now.
I want the world, I want the whole world. I want to lock it all up in my pocket. It's my bar of chocolate
Give it to me now!

I want today. I want tomorrow. I want to wear them like braids in my hair and I don't want to share 'em'

I want a party with roomfuls of laughter. Ten thousand tons of ice cream. And if I don't get the things I am after
I'm going to scream!

I want the works, I want the whole works! Presents and prizes and sweets and surprises in all shapes and sizes, And now!

I don't care how I want it now!
I don't care how I want it now!

- Veruca Salt

Her name was Lola
She was a showgirl
With yellow feathers in her hair and a dress cut down to there
She would Meringue and do the Cha-Cha
And while she tried to be a star Tony was always tending bar
Across the crowded floor
They worked from eight to four
They had love and they had each other
Who could ask for more

- Barry Manilow

Scarlet Knight
2016-08-05, 04:01 PM
Ok the opening ceremony of the Olympics is tonight , so for the next topic:

Songs containing the words: Gold , Silver, or Bronze !

Pex
2016-08-05, 05:58 PM
Golden gold
Golden gold
Golden gold
Golden gold

You got to be seen gold
Watch out for the new kind
You got to have old gold
Like some from a gold mine

You got to be wearin' gold
The twenty four carat kind
And once you've shined it up
It should ought to make you blind, ah!

You got to be seen in gold
To show that you're super slick
It helps to pay tips and tolls
It's the ultimate yellow brick
It's the ultimate
Gold

- Emerald City in The Wiz

Prince Zahn
2016-08-07, 04:07 AM
"I wanna live,
I wanna give,
I've been a miner for a heart of gold.
It's these expressions
I never give,
That keep me searching for a heart of goo~oold,
And I'm getting old... "

Neil Young - Heart of Gold

Ninjaman
2016-08-07, 05:41 PM
All my hopes survive - I’ve got to do it alone
I will burn alive in the House of Gold and Bones

House of Gold & Bones - Stone Sour

Scarlet Knight
2016-08-07, 08:46 PM
"She’d excite us with his legend that the
Africans had told
About a red iguana who turned lava into gold
We’d mount an expedition headin’ out into the bay
Superstitious children playing pirate for a day

Off to see the lizard
Off to see the lizard
Deja deja deja vu, believe it
And it will come true
Veja Veja Veja du
What works for me might work for you!"

Jimmy Buffett - Off to See the Lizard

Pex
2016-08-07, 10:56 PM
Silver and gold, silver and gold
Ev'ryone wishes for silver and gold
How do you measure its worth?
Just by the pleasure it gives here on earth

Silver and gold, silver and gold
Mean so much more when I see
Silver and gold decorations
On ev'ry Christmas tree

- Burl Ives, Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer

ViscountGrey
2016-08-09, 03:16 AM
Stewball was a racehorse, and I wish he were mine.
He never drank water, he only drank wine.
His bridle was silver, his mane it was gold,
and the worth of his saddle has never been told.

Stewball by Peter, Paul & Mary inter alia.

Prince Zahn
2016-08-09, 06:42 AM
"but tomorrow's a dream away,
And today has turned to rust,
Your silver tongue has turned to clay,
And your golden rule - to rust,
If that's the way that you want it,
Then that's the way I want it more
'cause there'll be one less set of footsteps
On your floor in the morning. "


Jim Croce (RIP) - One Less Set Of Footsteps.

Asmodean_
2016-08-09, 09:23 AM
Gold, gold, gold, gold,
gold, gold, gold, gold,
gold, gold, gold, gold,
gold, gold, gold, gold.

Gold, gold, gold, gold,
gold, gold, gold, gold,
gold, gold, gold, gold,
gold, gold, gold, gold.

- The Gold Song (http://www.lspace.org/fandom/afp/timelines/gold-gold-gold.html)

2D8HP
2016-08-09, 09:49 AM
Folks, here's a story 'bout Minnie the Moocher
She was a red-hot hoochie-coocher
She was the roughest, toughest frail
But Minnie had a heart as big as a whale

Hi-dee hi-dee hi-dee hi (hi-dee hi-dee hi-dee hi)
Whoa-a-a-a-ah (whoa-a-a-a-ah)
Hee-dee-hee-dee-hee-dee-hee (hee-dee-hee-dee-hee-dee-hee)
He-e-e-e-e-e-e-y (he-e-e-e-e-e-e-y)

She messed around with a bloke named Smokey
She loved him though was cokey
He took her down to Chinatown
And he showed her how to kick the gong around

Hi-dee hi-dee hi-dee hi (hi-dee hi-dee hi-dee hi)
Whoa-a-a-a-ah (whoa-a-a-a-ah)
He-e-e-e-e-e-e-y (he-e-e-e-e-e-e-y)
Oh-oh-oh-oh (oh-oh-oh-oh)

She had a dream about the King of Sweden
He gave her things that she was needin'
He gave her a home built of gold and steel
A diamond car with a p-la-ti-num wheel

Hi-dee hi-dee hi-dee hi (hi-dee hi-dee hi-dee hi)
Ho-dee-ho-dee-ho-dee ho (ho-dee-ho-dee-ho-dee ho)
Skip-de-diddly-skip-de-diddly-diddly-oh (skip-de-diddly-skip-de-diddly-diddly-oh)
Bour'rrigy-bour'rrigy-bour'rrigy-oh (bour'rrigy-bour'rrigy-bour'rrigy-oh)

He gave her his townhouse and his racing horses
Each meal she ate was a dozen courses
She had a million dollars worth of nickels and dimes
She sat around and counted them all a million times

Hi-dee hi-dee hi-dee hi (hi-dee hi-dee hi-dee hi)
Whoa-a-a-a-ah (whoa-a-a-a-ah)
He-e-e-e-e-e-e-y (he-e-e-e-e-e-e-y)
Whoa-a-a-a-ah (whoa-a-a-a-ah)

Poor Min, poor Min, poor Min


Cab Calloway - Minnie the Moocher

Ninjaman
2016-08-09, 04:37 PM
Hey, now, you're an All Star, get your game on, go play
Hey, now, you're a Rock Star, get the show on, get paid
And all that glitters is gold
Only shooting stars break the mold

Allstar - Smashmouth

Scarlet Knight
2016-08-09, 06:17 PM
"I live in a silver mine and I call it beggar's tomb,
I got me a violin and I beg you call the tune,
Anybody's choice, I can hear your voice,
Woah, oh, what I want to know, how does the song go?"

Grateful Dead - Uncle John's Band

Prince Zahn
2016-08-10, 05:47 AM
"Don't wanna silver dollar,
Rabbit's foot on a string,
There's happiness in your warm caress,
No rabbit's foot can bring"

Elvis Presley (RIP) - Good Luck Charm

EvilBarrels
2016-08-10, 05:58 AM
Johnny, rosin up your bow and play your fiddle hard,
'Cause hell's broke loose in Georgia, and the devil deals the cards,
And if you win, you get this shiny fiddle made of gold,
But if you lose, the devil gets your soul -The Devil Went Down to Georgia

ViscountGrey
2016-08-10, 07:26 AM
Gold!
Always believe in your soul
You've got the power to know
You're indestructible
Always believe in, because you are
Gold!
Glad that you're bound to return
There's something I could have learned
You're indestructible, always believing

Gold by Spandau Ballet

Ninjaman
2016-08-10, 11:01 AM
She's the Queen of the Silver Dollar
And she rules this smoky kingdom
And her scepter is a wine glass
And this bar stool is her throne
And the jesters flock around her
And fight to win her favors
And see which one will take the Queen
Of the Silver Dollar home

Queen of the Silver Dollar - Dr. Hook

Scarlet Knight
2016-08-10, 08:44 PM
"Slow motion riders, fly the colors of the day,
A bronze man, still can, tell stories his own way,
Listen children all is not lost, all is not lost, oh no, no!

Sunny days in the park
Every day's the Fourth of July
Sunny days in the park
Every day's the Fourth of July."

Chicago - Saturday In The Park

Norrefve
2016-08-11, 02:37 PM
The gold of Cortes
The jewels of Pizarro
Will seem like mere trinkets
By this time tomorrow
The gold we find here
Will dwarf them by far
Oh, with all ya got in ya, boys
Dig up Virginia, boys
Mine, boys, mine ev'ry mountain
And dig, boys, dig 'til ya drop
Grab a pick, boys
Quick, boys
Shove in a shovel
Uncover those lovely
Pebbles that sparkle and shine
It's gold and it's mine, mine, mine

Mine Mine Mine from Pocahontas

Mister Tom
2016-08-13, 03:25 AM
Everyone around, love them, love them
Put it in your hands, take it, take it
There's no time to cry, happy, happy
Put it in your heart where tomorrow shines
Gold and silver shine

Shiny happy people holding hands (R.E.M.)

Scarlet Knight
2016-08-13, 07:53 AM
How about we stay with the Olympic theme : Running

With a hurdle: lyrics can't be about engines, only living things!