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Spookymilk Survivor Challenge Friday Random 10

Well, all good things must come to an end, and Spookymilk Survivor Challenge week #16 was mine.  As a post-mortem sentiment, I’m glad to be voted off as a threat than for having an off week.  I had a great time, Spooky & Beau, and I enjoyed everyone’s writing creativity.  Oh, and The Winner Group über alles!

  1. “Transit” – Ira Stein & Russel Walder, Transit
  2. I’ll Come Running” – Brian Eno, Another Green World
  3. “I’m So Straight I’m a Weirdo” – Rick Wakeman, Rock & Roll Prophet
  4. Brother Up in Heaven” – Alan Parsons, On Air
  5. “London Town” – Wings, London Town
  6. “Tattoo” – Ohm, Amino Acid Flashback
  7. “Ventura Highway” – America, History: America’s Greatest Hits
  8. “If You Leave” – Orchestral Manoeuvers in the Dark, The Best of OMD
  9. Treasure” – Trevor Rabin, National Treasure soundtrack
  10. “Rejection” – Lisa Gerrard, Whale Rider soundtrack

Have a great weekend, everyone, and let’s go AL Central Champion Twins!

Sol Searching Friday Random 10

A little background music while I try see sunspot 1057

  1. The Girl in Byakkoya” – Susumu Hirasawa, Paprika Soundtrack
  2. “Thirty Years” – U.K., U.K.
  3. “Don’t Cross the River” – America, History: America’s Greatest Hits
  4. “All I Need” – Level 41, Retroglide
  5. “Pennants” – Steve Howe, The Steve Howe Album
  6. “Dawning of the Day” – Starcastle, Fountains of Light
  7. Crime of Passion” – Rick Wakeman, Rick Wakeman’s Criminal Record
  8. “Hot House Ball” – Bruce Hornsby, Hot House
  9. “I’ve Been Searching” – Roger Eno/Kate St. John, The Familiar
  10. “The Demon Power II” – Joe Hisaishi, Princess Mononoke soundtrack

Friday Random 10

This week has been so busy with end of the school year activities, that the Friday Random 10 is the only post to make a showing.  Here goes:

  1. dolbyRadio Silence” – Thomas Dolby, “The Golden Age of Wireless
  2. Diary of a Man Who Vanished” – Steve Howe, “The Steve Howe Album
  3. “The Rainbow Connection” – “The Muppet Movie original soundtrack
  4. “Heavenly Sarum” – Roger Eno, “Music of Neglected English Composers
  5. untitled bonus track* – Yes, “Tormato
  6. “Health Music” – Ozric Tentacles, “Bits Between the Bits
  7. “Angel Doll” – Joe Hisaishi, “Kids Return soundtrack
  8. “Tin Man” – America, “History: America’s Greatest Hits
  9. “Joanna” – Rick Wakeman, “Crimes of Passion soundtrack
  10. Spirit of Summer” – Deodato, “Prelude

*actually, the orchestra instrumentation to “Onward”

Friday Random 10

flatlandsFriday means logging the first 10 tracks that play on my music player (set on “shuffle”).  Here goes:

  1. “Walsingham” from Roger Eno “The Flatlands”
  2. Windowpane” from Opeth “Damnation”
  3. “Still Return” from Brian Eno “The Pearl”
  4. T Station” from “Age of Empires Compilation Soundtrack”
  5. Footprints” from Porcupine Tree “On the Sunday of Life”
  6. Woman Tonight” from America “History: America’s Greatest Hits”
  7. Star Spangled Banner/4th of July Reprise” from Boston “Greatest Hits”
  8. Vedavox” from Ozric Tentacles “The Floor’s Too Far Away”
  9. “Sparrowfall” from Brian Eno “Music for Films”
  10. “Hint Hint” from Steve Howe “Turbulence”

Lots of Eno represented today.

(Note: I decided to add links to tracks where the music was available to see/hear, since a lot of what I listen to isn’t mainstream.)