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A Year 2000 Friday Random 10

On a whim, I set WMP to randomly play only songs from the year 2000; let’s see how this filter works out:

  1. “2116” – Planet X, Universe
  2. “Voodoodoodoo” – Ensemble Studios, Age of Empires Compilation soundtrack
  3. “Green Destiny (Love Theme)” – Tan Dun, Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon soundtrack
  4. Power of Denial” – Thomas Newman, American Beauty soundtrack
  5. Tierra Verde” – Jeff Lorber, The Definitive Collection
  6. “Headloss” – Caravan, Where But For Caravan Would I?*
  7. “Gibraltar” – Geoffrey Downes, The World Service
  8. “Seeing Her Again” – Roger Eno, The Long Walk
  9. Quiet Theme (End Titles)” – Richard Marvin, U-571 soundtrack
  10. Loser” – 3 Doors Down, The Better Life

*okay, this track is from 1974, but the compilation is from 2000

Well, not bad — even some good soundtrack action. TGIF, everyone!

Friday Random 10: This Is The Soundtrack Of Your Life…

…or however the ad campaign slogan went.  Here’s the first 10 soundtrack tunes to pop up off the external Passport HD:

  1. In the Cornfield” – James Newton Howard, Signs
  2. “Missle Lock” – Michael Giacchino, The Incredibles
  3. “Pai Theme” – Lisa Gerrard, Whale Rider
  4. “Wormhole” – Wendy Carlos, Tron
  5. “Haircuts” – James Newton Howard, Waterworld
  6. “Suture Self” – Ensemble Studios, Age of Mythology soundtrack
  7. PiR2” – Clint Mansell, Pi
  8. “Main Title/Closing Theme” – Fred Steiner, Star Trek TV Soundtrack, Vol. 2
  9. “Full Circle” – Christopher Gordon, Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World
  10. “Green Destiny (Love Theme” – Tan Dun, Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon

TGIF, and Go Twins!


Insect Photo of the Day:
Common Stonefly Perlesta, on the back fence

Friday Random 10

Another Friday, another ten random tracks, this time straight off the external HD:

  1. “Hearing Aid” – They Might Be Giants, Flood
  2. “The Demon Power II” – Joe Hisaishi, Princess Mononoke soundtrack
  3. “Cairo” – Geoff Downes, The World Service
  4. “Farewell” – Tan Dun, Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon soundtrack
  5. “Like Everyone She Knows” – James Taylor, New Moon Shine
  6. “Plurnstyle”, Ozric Tentacles, Become the Other
  7. “Temperament of Mind” – The Strawbs, Just a Collection of Antiques and Curios
  8. “The Calling” – Ira Stein & Russel Walder, Transit
  9. “Lucky Sevens” – The Push Stars, Paint the Town
  10. “Zawinul/Lava” – Brian Eno, Another Green World

Enjoy your weekend!

Soundtrack Friday Random 10

Time for some pre-Spring Training trip soundtrack music:

  1. “Escaping Nomanisan” – Michael Giacchino, The Incredibles
  2. “Suite from Forrest Gump” – Alan Silvestri, Forrest Gump Original Soundtrack
  3. “Night Fight” – Tan Dun, Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon
  4. “The Wooing of Catherine” – Patrick Doyle, Henry V
  5. “Ending Titles” – Wendy Carlos, Tron Soundtrack
  6. “Harappa” – E.S. Posthumus, Unearthed
  7. “Take His Toes” – Stephen Rippy, Kevin McMullan, David Rippy, Age of Empires III Original Soundtrack
  8. “Bishop’s Death” – Andrew Powell, Ladyhawke
  9. “No Vacancy (Venture Bros Theme)” – JG Thirlwell, The Venture Bros: The Music of JG Thirlwell
  10. “Paradise Lost” – Joe Hisaishi, Laputa: The Castle in the Sky

TGIF folks!