Just had an excellent string of songs on the shuffle. Hoping they continue for this late night edition.
In You Honor - Foo Fighters. Second favorite Foo song. Damn. It's straight up metal. Goosebumps.
Indian - The Cult. Fuck the naysayers, Ceremony was a good album. This song is particularly good.
Indians - Anthrax. Well shit. The shuffle is off. Kinda defeats the purpose of being "on the shuffle" Still though, I cant complain too…Continue
Added by Cody on March 27, 2011 at 10:14pm — No Comments
Which seat should I take? Its FRIDAY!
Animal Backwards - Minus the Bear. A Facebook friend turned me on to this band. Great stuff! Minus the Bear are like a progressive rock band for the rock snob set.
Under the Microscope - School of Fish. Man, always loved this group. Shame about the singer, what with dying of ball cancer and all.
One More Night - Dwight Yoakum. Great singer but he will forever be Doyle Hargraves in my eyes. "Randy,…Continue
Added by Cody on March 25, 2011 at 10:30am — No Comments
Celestial Annihilation - UNKLE. Upbeat ambient electronica. Not feeling it right at the moment.
On the Corner - Twilight Singers. Another from the most dominant record of the last 6 or so years. I didnt like the electric organ produced beat initially but it's grown on me. There is urgency when the rock kicks in.
One Headlight - The Wallflowers. Funny, I was just thinking of how mediocre this song was just last night.
Hey Ya! - Outkast. I…Continue
Added by Cody on March 24, 2011 at 9:28am — No Comments
Spreading the Disease - Queensryche. Twenty Five bucks a fuck. Great lyric. Great song. Love it.
John the Baptist - Afghan Whigs. Best song on the second best Whigs record. Probably the closest to a happy love song Dulli has ever written. Glad there is a sinister subtext though. He does, after all, have the devil in him.
King Stephan op. 117 - Ludwig Von Beethoven. It would be pretentious of me to give an opinion other than "good". This is good.…Continue
Added by Cody on March 23, 2011 at 12:55pm — No Comments
Waiting on the insurance agent, got time for a quick shuffle.
Just Tonight - Jimmy Eat World. Bass heavy and aggressive. No complaints.
Arnie - Primus. Remember this day....... Never cared too much for the sound quality on this one. Distorted.
Over Now - Alice In Chains. Seems like I'm getting a lot of AIC these days. Maybe it's the universe's way of telling me I need to start using heroin.
See and Believe - Sevendust.…Continue
Added by Cody on March 22, 2011 at 9:54am — No Comments
Good weekend, great weather. Looks to be more of the same this week.
3-Minute Rule - Beastie Boys. Smoothness. Horns. I like it!
Screaming in Digital - Queensryche. Probably the blueprint for Mindcrime. Anything from Rage is good.
Eruption - Van Halen. Quick and dirty solo from Eddie!
Is This Love - Whitesnake. The epitome of the 80's power ballad. David Coverdale has one of the best rock voices around. I will be…Continue
Added by Cody on March 21, 2011 at 11:08am — No Comments
Red, Red Wine - UB40. Nice! A little 80's cheese to start things out. The singer looked legitimately drunk in that video.
A Tout Le Monde - Megadeth. I have a rule. I hate any song with French lyrics. If Dave sang it all in English I would like it.
Coming 2 America - Ludacris. King Shit. This was fun when it came out. Now it gets a next.
Be Aggressive - Faith No More. FNM is always good for a Ludacris douching.
Added by Cody on March 18, 2011 at 10:57am — No Comments
Warm Tape - Red Hot Chili Peppers. The synth is strange in a RHCP song. Distracting.
Mind Power - A Tribe Called Quest. Yay Q-Tip!
Mr. Crowly - Ozzy Osbourne. More strange synth. Possibly my least favorite Randy era single.
You Really Got Me - Van Halen. Not a great cover. Just not finding the fun today.
Chinese Democracy - Guns n' Roses. I like the song and I like the album. The backlash was false outrage.
Added by Cody on March 17, 2011 at 8:48am — No Comments
Tooth and Nail - Dokken. Don's voice is shot these days but George Lynch hasnt lost a fucking step. I've seen him three times in the last year or so, he knows how to play. Tooth and Nail is a pretty good introduction to the Dokken ignorant.
Been There All The Time - Dinosaur Jr. Fun song. Gotta get the new J. Mascis today.
Action Needs an Audience - Jimmy Eat World. Really digging the new, somewhat angry voice the singer is taking on. He seems to have lost…Continue
Added by Cody on March 16, 2011 at 12:30pm — No Comments
In the Air Tonight - Phil Collins. If you don't like Phil Collins then I don't like you. I can listen to this song every day and not tire of it. In fact I probably have listened to it as many times as days I've been alive.
Forever - The Brand New Heavies. Too much jazz, not enough funk.
Come On - Stevie Ray Vaughn. I was a Stevie denier for the longest time. Never thought blues was all that difficult of an art form. A cheap used CD and a couple of…Continue
Added by Cody on March 15, 2011 at 5:01pm — No Comments
Of Mice and Men - Megadeth. Ahh, the reflective Mustaine. Plodding and kinda uninspired. One of the lesser tracks on The System Has Failed.
Kitchenware and Candybars - Stone Temple Pilots. Haven't heard this one in a while. Not much to say. It's okay. The lounge singing at the end kinda sucks.
My Brother's Wife - Butthole Surfers. Fantastic weird shit. Lots or synth, great beat, over usage of stereo. What's not to like?
I Against I -…Continue
Added by Cody on March 14, 2011 at 12:05pm — No Comments
Damn. Southeast Asia is in shambles and I'm heartbroken over my inability to help. Gonna see if I can fix that when the shuffle is done.
I Just Want To Live - King's X. Kinda fitting song for today's news. Good song, just like most King's X songs.
Burn In Hell (Demo) - Twisted Sister. Ah, a surprise! I've never listened to this version before even though it's been on the iPod for a few months. Good production really helped out the record version. The…Continue
Added by Cody on March 11, 2011 at 5:10pm — No Comments
Help Help - Pearl Jam. Another of those so-so Pearl Jam songs. It doesnt grab you the way it should even though all of the elements are there. Oh well, they can't bat 1000.
Gamma Ray - Joe Strummer and the Mescaleros. I'm late to recognize the pure genius that was Joe Strummer. He was a pure musician, not beholden to any genre or style. One of the few tolerable reggae influenced songs ever produced.
They Ride - The Twilight Singers. Okay, I've…Continue
Added by Cody on March 10, 2011 at 6:52pm — No Comments
Halfway Home - TV On the Radio. Really dig the "wall of sound" on this one. Can't wait for the new album even though the single floating around right now isnt their best work.
Rive of Rapture - Death Angel. Terminally overlooked thrash band, better than Slayer on their best day. I hate to say it but their lack of 80's domination probably has more to due with their ethnicity than their talent.
I Want To Love You Tonight - Ratt. My favorite 80's hair…Continue
Added by Cody on March 9, 2011 at 9:14pm — No Comments
Rise - The Cult. One of the best songs on the best Cult album, Beyond Good and Evil. Every 80's rock band should have progressed and adapted their sound like The Cult.
Top Jimmy - Van Halen. I owned the 1984 tape when it came out but just recently purchased a used CD copy. Dave is more obnoxious than I remember.
Got Some - Pearl Jam. Middle of the road. I recognize it as a Pearl Jam but it's not a PEARL JAM song.
There's Not a Problem My…Continue
Added by Cody on March 8, 2011 at 5:50pm — No Comments
Honestly - King's X. Could have been the lead ballad on Faith Hope Love. It's earnest songwriting, a rarity.
You Lie and Your Breath Stank - Infectious Grooves. It's got the good hard edged funkiness but the lyrics are juvenile. Not for everybody.
Shedding Skin - Pantera. Far Beyond Driven is superior to Cowboys. Its angrier. Wish this song came up at the gym earlier, I might not have half-assed it. As an aside, I played nickel slots with Vinnie Paul a…Continue
Added by Cody on March 7, 2011 at 4:30pm — No Comments
Giving it a go on a rainy Friday. At least it's not snow.
Kick the Chair - Megadeth. After 25 yeas of fandom, I finally got to see Megadeth in concert this past October. Loved every minute of it! Kick the Chair is kind of a precursor to Head Crusher, they got it right the first time.
She's Got a Way - Billy Joel. Not feeling it right now Billy. It's unfortunate this one comes right after Megadeth. Next.
Deep Kick - Red Hot Chili Peppers.…Continue
Added by Cody on March 4, 2011 at 3:19pm — No Comments
And away we go!
Look Out Below - Ratt. Off of the newest Ratt album Infestation. One of the weaker tracks on a stellar album. Still damn good though.
Song For The Deaf - Queens of the Stone Age. Lanegan should have taken the lead vocals on this burner.
And Me - Beastie Boys. Meh, 90's silliness. Just a bunch of noise with no real direction. The Beastie's failed shot at a Beck song.
Lonely With a Broken Heart - Chris…Continue
Added by Cody on March 3, 2011 at 11:57am — No Comments
Hello world! A much beloved pass time on my old website, www.MamasFallenAngels.com, has dried up so I figured a site completely devoted to that would be fun and maybe reignite my musical passion.
Anyway, just post the first five songs that come up on shuffle and give a small blurb on why you like it or hate it.
Death Comes Calling - Everlast. Braggadocios rap by a white guy. It was fun when it came out. Now…Continue
Added by Cody on March 2, 2011 at 3:15pm — No Comments