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Friday Random 10, Soundtrack Edition

Been a while since I’ve done a Friday Random 10; here’s the first ten soundtrack songs to pop up on WMP.

  1. “Chores” – Jerry Goldsmith, Fierce Creatures
  2. “Atreju Meets Falkor” – Klaus Doldinger & Giorgio Morodor, The Never Ending Story
  3. Angel Bell” – Joe Hisaishi, Kikujiro
  4. “Midnight Sun” – Diana Krall, Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil
  5. Suture Self” – Ensemble Studios, Age of Mythology soundtrack
  6. “Not from Dixie” – Henry Mancini, The Music from Peter Gunn
  7. “Years in the Making” – Stephen Rippey, Age of Empires III soundtrack
  8. This Time the Dream’s on Me” – Allison Krauss, Midnight at the Garden of Good and Evil
  9. “The Chase” – Keith Emerson, Nighthawks
  10. Saying Goodbye to Those You So Love” – James Horder, A Beautiful Mind

Have a great weekend!

Soundtrack Friday Random 10

Today needs a soundtrack!

  1. “A Pure Formality (Main Theme)” – Yo-Yo Ma & Ennio Morricone, Yo-Yo Ma Plays Ennio Morricone
  2. “Mike Mercurie” – John Tesh, Tour de France soundtrack
  3. “Prologue” – Joe Hisaishi, Laputa: The Castle in the Sky
  4. “Lullabye” – Chuck Mangione, Children of Sanchez soundtrack
  5. Movement V” – Vangelis, El Greco
  6. “Father Christmas” – Harry Gregson-Williams, The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe
  7. Tikal” – E.S. Posthumus, Unearthed
  8. “Roy and Gillian on the Road” – John Williams, Close Encounters of the Third Kind soundtrack
  9. Slow and Easy” – Henry Mancini, Peter Gunn soundtrack
  10. M386” – Brian Eno, Music for Films

Another Soundtrack Friday Random 10

Another Friday, another 10 random (soundtrack) songs…

  1. E.S. PosthumusIsfahan” – E.S. Posthumus, Unearthed
  2. “Eingeschlossen” – Klaus Doldinger, Das Boot (The Director’s Cut)
  3. “Road Made for Animals” – John Tesh, Tour de France…The Early Years
  4. “The Demon God II” – Joe Hisaishi, Princess Mononoke
  5. “Ruined Landscape” – Klaus Doldinger & Giorgio Moroder, The Never Ending Story
  6. Library of Congress” – Trevor Rabin, National Treasure
  7. “Not from Dixie” – Henry Mancini, The Music from Peter Gunn
  8. “Hideout” – Clint Bajakian, Outlaws game soundtrack
  9. “Montezuma’s Revenge” – Rick Wakeman, White Rock
  10. Ultramarine” – Michael Brook, Heat

A Birthday Friday Random 10

Birthdays on Fridays are sweet…

  1. freudianaDestiny” – Eric Woolfson, Freudiana
  2. “1988 (Robert Fripp)” – Various Artists, Angels in the Architecture
  3. “San Francisco 1906 (Excerpts)” – Synergy, The Jupiter Menace soundtrack
  4. “The Floater” – Henry Mancini, The Music from Peter Gunn
  5. Never Ending Story” – Klaus Doldinger & Georgio Moroder, The Never Ending Story soundtrack
  6. Pipeline” – Alan Parsons Project, Ammonia Avenue
  7. Why Does the Sun Shine?” – They Might Be Giants, Severe Tire Damage
  8. “America (bonus track – single)” – Yes, Close to the Edge
  9. “Relay Breakdown” – Synergy, Electronic Realisations for an Electronic Orchestra
  10. “A Miner” – Joe Hisaishi, Laputa: The Castle in the Sky soundtrack (Image Album)

regarding #3 & #9: we were big Synergy fans in college (still am); Synergy is Larry Fast, electronic keyboard pioneer.  If you haven’t heard him as Synergy, you might have heard him playing keyboards on Peter Gabriel’s early albums & tours.  His first LP Electronic Realisations is brilliant.

Friday Random 10

Shuffled music festivale…

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  1. Animation” – Jon Anderson, “Animation
  2. “The Golden Age of Steam” – Steve Hackett, “Darktown
  3. “Sunrise” – Icehouse, “Man of Colours
  4. “How You Shone” – Roger Eno, “Swimming
  5. “The Great River” – Howard Shore, “The Fellowship of the Ring soundtrack
  6. “Heel on the Shovel” – 16 Horsepower, “Sackcloth ‘n’ Ashes
  7. “Geoff Downes – Keyboard Solo” – Asia, “Live at Budokan
  8. “Slow and Easy” – Henry Mancini, “The Music from Peter Gunn soundtrack
  9. “Mister Class and Quality?” – Gentle Giant, “Three Friends
  10. World Machine” – Level 42, “World Machine

Fin. Enjoy your weekend!