Soundtrack to your life

Discussion in 'Off Topic [BG]' started by glydebass, Sep 4, 2004.

  1. glydebass


    Dec 3, 2003
    Atlanta Ga
    If you had to make a cd that summed up your life what and who would be on it. What would be the song that represented all the high and low points in your life.
  2. IvanMike

    IvanMike Player Characters fear me... Staff Member Supporting Member

    Nov 10, 2002
    Middletown CT, USA
    I got sent one of those stupid tests where you hadda write peoples names and songs and numbers
    turns out the way i view life is summed up by "substitute" by the who
    when i thought about it it seemed appropriate........ :meh:
    But as far as a whole CD i would say Matthew Sweet's "girlfriend"
  3. Mankind


    Oct 20, 2003
    Numb - Linkin Park
    Boys of Summer - Ataris
    Every you Every me - Placebo
    Headstrong - Trapt
    I want Candy - Good Charlotte
    I'm Broke - Limp Bizkit

    Lyrics are so true to me and mean alot.
  4. Fire on a Mountain by Marshall Tucker Band would be on there, not to mention a few tracks off of Curtis Mayfield's "Superfly" (Freddie's Dead at least, that one owns)

    Those are two of my all time favorites, strangely enough.
  5. Sonorous


    Oct 1, 2003
    Denton, TX
    "Devil Went Down To Georgia"

    Or maybe just

    "Ring Of Fire"
  6. the album Mott by Mott the Hoople
  7. A Change of seasons- Dream Theater
  8. I feel so
    That one song by Mister Mister
    Behind Blue eyes
    7 nation army
    fell in love with a girl
    hardets button to button
    A decade under the influence
    Bottom of the bottle
    I hate (everything about you)
    She hates me
    Getting away with murder
    Sillowhettes (sp?)
    In Bloom
    Smells like Teen Spirit
    meant to live
    A crow left of the murder
    Dueling Banjo's

    and many MANY more! :smug:
  9. Adam Barkley

    Adam Barkley Mayday!

    Aug 26, 2003
    Jackson, MS
    Tired of Being Alone - Al Green
    Dead Flag Blues - Godspeed You! Black Emperor
    Drink to the Dead - Clutch
    Ghost - Clutch
    Soul Shadows - Bill Withers
    When the Levee Breaks - Led Zeppelin
    Woman in You - Ben Harper
    Whipping Post - Allman Brothers
    Mississippi Queen - Mountain
    Those Damn Blue Collar Tweekers - Primus
    Walking on the Moon - Police
    When Problems Arise - Fishbone
    White Rabbit - Jefferson Airplane
    Monster in your Parasal - Queens of the Stone Age
    Fat Bottom Girls - Queen
    The Great Below - Nine Inch Nails
    Power - Marcus Miller
    Tomorrow Never Knows - Beatles
    Animate - Rush
    Dear Mr. Fantasy - Traffic
    Fight Test - Flaming Lips
    Outlaw Torn - Metallica
    Televators - The Mars Volta
    Quaranitined - At the Drive In
    Frankenstein - Edgar Winter

    That's some of the basics.
  10. kserg


    Feb 20, 2004
    London, UK
    elevator music :D
  11. Erlendur Már

    Erlendur Már

    May 24, 2000
    Fantômas - Delirium Cordia or whatever the song is called..

    According to, the title of the song is: Surgical Sound Specimens from the Museum of Skin: Like the Surgeon/The :eek:
  12. James Hart

    James Hart

    Feb 1, 2002
    Endorsing Artist: see profile

    it will for sure open with "No Myth" by Michael Penn. mostly instrumented with Medeski, Martin and Wood being groovy with "Hypnotized" and "Chubb Sub" and the like mixed with random Peter Gabriel.... the Turmoil section will break with a frenzy and Blind Melon's "I Wonder" then drift with self realisation.... maybe some Nickel Creek, or something else New Grass / Folk like... or Sarah McLachlin

    I see a Sade or Seal intermission followed by some more MMW (Take Me Nowhere, Nocturne, etc), with Soul Coughing and Fiona Apple filling it out. I'd love Lenny Kravitz to do the outro.... while the credits roll. Something mid careerish all sappy and R&B maybe even covering Mayfield's "Cannot Find a Way".... yeah, "Cannot Find a Way" as a duet of sorts with Billy Martin on percussion and Lenny K singing lead and playing bass with Remy Shand on backups & keys with my bud Aug on electric guitar...

    :bassist: yeah, that'll work :bassist:
  13. Aaron Saunders

    Aaron Saunders

    Apr 27, 2002
    Misc. Forum?

    I'll think about'll have to give me a while on this one!
  14. Against Will

    Against Will Supporting Member

    Dec 10, 2003
    Big Sound Central
    Reinventing Axl Rose by Against Me!


    Guitar Romantic by The Exploding Hearts
  15. Joey3313


    Nov 28, 2003
    Osama, reason bass, while I'm sure you are nice guys, I sincerely doubt you guys are THAT complex. :smug:

    For me, I'd say some crappy emo stuff (just not Dashboard, for the love of all things holy, not Dashboard).
  16. Wait, I think my music would fit the soundrack to my life really well, since I made it.

  17. Don't_Fret

    Don't_Fret Justin Schornstein

    Dec 10, 2003
    East Coast, US
    First of all, Shaft theme. :cool:

    Then a bunch of gospel and funk like Kirk Franklin, Fred Hammond, Jamiroquai, Earth Wind and Fire, and a some jazz, like the Yellowjackets, Marcus Miller, Gerald Veasley, Zoot Sims, Dave Weckyl Band maybe even some Miles and Monk.

    Then finally some film scores for the more intense moments, like the Superman soundtrack and Lord of the Rings.