Vince at Sour Persimmons posed these questions and asked me to play along, so here I am.
1) What is the total amount of music files on your computer?
469 songs on iTunes, another assortment of 60 or so elsewhere and many more to come. Call it 2 GB for now.
2) The CD you last bought was:
I can’t remember, too busy downloading for that now.
3) What is the song you last listened to before reading this message?
The Breaking of the Fellowship- LOTR Soundtrack
4) Write down five songs you often listen to or that mean a lot to you:
Ring of Fire- Johnny Cash
1812 Overture- Tchaikovsky
Tunnel of Love- Springsteen
Tougher Than the Rest- Springsteen
Where the Streets Have No Name- U2
May it Be- Enya
Summertime- Ella Fitzgerald and Louis Armstrong
It was a Very Good Year- Sinatra
My Way- Sinatra
Around the World- Red Hot Chili Peppers
Big Country- Big Country
It Should Have Been Me- Ray Charles
(This question was hard and it is one where my answers will likely change, but this will do for now.)
5) To whom (three people) are you going to pass this stick? And why?
Treppenwitz- The man is someone who appreciates music and has ecletic taste.
DovBear- I have no idea what he likes to listen to and I am just curious.
The Monkey From the Monkey Cage- Why not.
6) What are the Top 25 Most Played songs in your iTunes?
Bittersweet Symphony The Verve
Electrical Storm (William Orbit Mix) U2
What’s Going On Marvin Gaye
Just Can’t Last Natalie Merchant
Numb / Encore Jay-Z & Linkin Park
Walk On [Live] U2
Hurt Johnny Cash
Fire on Babylon SinÃ©ad O’Connor
Danny Boy The Celtic Tenors
Come Talk to Me Peter Gabriel
Stupid Sarah McLachlan
I’m So Happy I Can’t Stop Crying Sting
Moonlight Sonata – Adagio – Beethoven
Calling All Angels Train
Sour Girl Stone Temple Pilots
Courtesy of the Red, White and Blue (The Angry American) Toby Keith
Boulevard of Broken Dreams Green Day
Try a Little Tenderness Otis Redding
Secret World Peter Gabriel
I Will Find You (From “The Last of the Mohicans”) Clannad
History Repeating Propellerheads & Miss Shirley Bassey
Viva Las Vegas Elvis Presley
Our House Madness
Keep Hope Alive The Crystal Method
Mr. Middle America January 20, 2005 at 3:41 pm
Toby Keith? That was an unexpected twist in the list…
Jack's Shack January 19, 2005 at 5:59 pm
I just love music.
vince millay January 19, 2005 at 5:40 pm
Some cool stuff in there. You are much more eclectic than I am in your music listening.