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Discussion in 'Recordings [BG]' started by jesica, Feb 16, 2003.

  1. jesica


    Jul 13, 2001
    USA, MI
    i'm making a good oldfashioned mix tap for my boyfriend. and well i need some good songs. any suggestions?
  2. Flatwound

    Flatwound Supporting Member

    Sep 9, 2000
    San Diego
    Depends on what sort of music he likes.

    If he's into polkas, "Beer Barrel Polka" is really an essential.

    If he likes marches, pretty much anything by J.P. Sousa.

    Maybe Dixieland? "The World is Waiting for the Sunrise" by Eddie Peabody is really a classic. Most Harry Reser stuff is good, too.

    The new Johnny Cash tribute album should be good if he likes country.

    'Course if he's into classical, there are so many to choose from... everything from Telemann and Corelli at one end of the spectrum to Wagner, Sibelius, and even Copland at the other...

    So, really, it's hard to make a recommendation. :meh:
  3. At The Drive In-Initiation, One-Armed Scissor
    Flecktones - Sex In A Pan, Sinister Minister
    Cake - Comfort Eagle, Sheep Go To Heaven
    Marvin Gaye- Heard It Through The Grapevine,
    D'Angelo - Devil's Pie
    Dave Matthews Band - So Much To Say, Best Of Whats Around
    Earth Wind and Fire - Shining Star
    Fugazi - Foreman's Dog, Break, No Surprise
    Rancid - Journey to the End Of East Bay, Roots and Radicals
    Hot Hot Heat - Bandages
    Jaco Pastorius - Come On Come Over
    James Brown - Get Up Offa That Thing, Soul Man
    Jamiroquai - Light Years, Too Young To Die, Music of the Mind
    Led Zeppelin - Dazed and Confused
    Alice Cooper - Some Folks, Welcome to my Nightmare
    Marilyn Manson - New Model 15
    Minutemen - Viet Nam, Nothing Indeed
    The Hives - Supply and Demand, Die Alright
    Pink Floyd, Have a Cigar, Money
    Queen - Seaside, Rendevous, Death On Two Legs
    Rage Against the Machine - Down Rodeo, Freedom
    Stevie Wonder - Uptight, Isnt She Lovely, Superstition
    The Mars Volta - Concertina
    The Roots - The Next Movement, Datskat, Dynamite
    Tower Of Power - Drop It in the Slot, Pick Up The Pieces
    Yes - Long Distance Runaround

    Alright, that may be too much for a cd, but i didnt want to leave good stuff out.
  4. odie

    odie Supporting Member

    Im thinking Misc or recordings. Ive been sending alot to Misc so lets be fair and give recordings some bussiness.
  5. BassWizard55

    BassWizard55 Guest

    Dec 21, 2002
    Rome, Ga
    You left all the good stuff out....there's no RUSH!!
  6. Rush - Lessons, Something For Nothing, YYZ

    There, am I forgiven?
  7. Woodchuck


    Apr 21, 2000
    Atlanta (Grant Park!)
    Gallien Krueger for the last 12 years!
    Vanilla Ice - "The Phil Spector Sessions"
  8. a nice old fashioned tap mix? mmm.
  9. Bruce Lindfield

    Bruce Lindfield Unprofessional TalkBass Contributor Gold Supporting Member In Memoriam

    Yeah - isn't a mix tap, one of those where the hot and cold water get funnelled though the one output, for the water? ;)
  10. fclefgeoff

    fclefgeoff Supporting Member

    Jan 3, 2002
    I thought a mixed tap was when you first filled the pint with Guinness and then floated some Bass on top of it....
  11. tsk tsk... jesica my dear. a mixtape comes from the heart, constructed with all the care and intricacy that a spider puts into her web (and possibly with the same intentions, in your case ;)). asking other people for songs to put on this mixtape is like plagiarism.

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