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Re: philosophy in song

Postby iambiguous » Thu Mar 09, 2017 5:12 am

Chemical Brothers
Setting Sun
https://youtu.be/p5NX1FC-7-w
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Re: philosophy in song

Postby iambiguous » Thu Mar 09, 2017 5:14 am

Belle and Sebastian
The State I’m In
https://youtu.be/3TSAU7Ocroc
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Re: philosophy in song

Postby Kathrina » Thu Mar 09, 2017 8:11 am

Are all these songs philosophical?
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Re: philosophy in song

Postby iambiguous » Thu Mar 09, 2017 7:06 pm

He was like a man who wanted to change all; and could not; so burned with his impotence; and had only me, an infinitely small microcosm to convert or detest. John Fowles

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Re: philosophy in song

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He was like a man who wanted to change all; and could not; so burned with his impotence; and had only me, an infinitely small microcosm to convert or detest. John Fowles

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Re: philosophy in song

Postby iambiguous » Fri Mar 10, 2017 12:03 am

He was like a man who wanted to change all; and could not; so burned with his impotence; and had only me, an infinitely small microcosm to convert or detest. John Fowles

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Re: philosophy in song

Postby iambiguous » Fri Mar 10, 2017 12:06 am

The Cult
She Sells Sanctuary
https://youtu.be/8I8mWG6HlmU
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Re: philosophy in song

Postby iambiguous » Fri Mar 10, 2017 12:59 am

Spandau Ballet
The Freeze
https://youtu.be/29ZCX21VsQc
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Re: philosophy in song

Postby A Shieldmaiden » Fri Mar 10, 2017 2:27 am

Amy Winehouse

Back to Black
https://youtu.be/TJAfLE39ZZ8
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Re: philosophy in song

Postby iambiguous » Fri Mar 10, 2017 4:59 am

Shriekback
This Big Hush
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He was like a man who wanted to change all; and could not; so burned with his impotence; and had only me, an infinitely small microcosm to convert or detest. John Fowles

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Re: philosophy in song

Postby iambiguous » Fri Mar 10, 2017 5:05 am

Fatboy Slim
Ganster Trippin'
https://youtu.be/nH3vpEqYNI0
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Re: philosophy in song

Postby iambiguous » Fri Mar 10, 2017 5:16 am

iamamiwhoami
; john
https://youtu.be/TLPxTKR7A70
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Re: philosophy in song

Postby iambiguous » Fri Mar 10, 2017 5:18 am

Sparks
Number One Song In Heaven (12")
https://youtu.be/hLE8EFVHLDY
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Re: philosophy in song

Postby iambiguous » Fri Mar 10, 2017 7:29 pm

Sade
War Of The Hearts
https://youtu.be/vnIofibgBus
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Re: philosophy in song

Postby iambiguous » Fri Mar 10, 2017 7:49 pm

He was like a man who wanted to change all; and could not; so burned with his impotence; and had only me, an infinitely small microcosm to convert or detest. John Fowles

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Re: philosophy in song

Postby iambiguous » Sat Mar 11, 2017 12:21 am

Kathrina wrote:Are all these songs philosophical?


Nope, not even close.

On the other hand, as I noted above somewhere, it started out that way but, gradually, over time, it just sort of reconfigured into a collection of music that I like.

Same with my film thread.
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Re: philosophy in song

Postby iambiguous » Sat Mar 11, 2017 12:25 am

Paul McCartney
All Things Must Pass [cover]
https://youtu.be/g-ATb5FNci8
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Re: philosophy in song

Postby iambiguous » Sat Mar 11, 2017 5:04 am

He was like a man who wanted to change all; and could not; so burned with his impotence; and had only me, an infinitely small microcosm to convert or detest. John Fowles

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Re: philosophy in song

Postby iambiguous » Sat Mar 11, 2017 5:36 am

Joe Renzetti
Dying Pulsar
https://youtu.be/qMZgW9YDM7g
He was like a man who wanted to change all; and could not; so burned with his impotence; and had only me, an infinitely small microcosm to convert or detest. John Fowles

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Re: philosophy in song

Postby iambiguous » Sat Mar 11, 2017 5:36 am

Dead Can Dance
Anabasis
https://youtu.be/GXmp9S81_ug
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Re: philosophy in song

Postby iambiguous » Sat Mar 11, 2017 5:46 am

Lisa Gerrard and Marcello de Francisci
Addagio For A Broken Promise
https://youtu.be/GLnLGqzY00g
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Re: philosophy in song

Postby iambiguous » Sun Mar 12, 2017 5:43 am

Moby
Lie Down In Darkness
https://youtu.be/mYXK4X48EBs
He was like a man who wanted to change all; and could not; so burned with his impotence; and had only me, an infinitely small microcosm to convert or detest. John Fowles

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Re: philosophy in song

Postby iambiguous » Sun Mar 12, 2017 5:59 am

Gerrard & Bourke
Sacrifice
https://youtu.be/BoXsxYf2UMA
He was like a man who wanted to change all; and could not; so burned with his impotence; and had only me, an infinitely small microcosm to convert or detest. John Fowles

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Re: philosophy in song

Postby iambiguous » Sun Mar 12, 2017 8:22 pm

Mike Oldfield

Far Above The Clouds [live]
https://youtu.be/-8UAlSpIpgI

Ommadawn pt 1 [live]
https://youtu.be/A4WfWEBMFys
He was like a man who wanted to change all; and could not; so burned with his impotence; and had only me, an infinitely small microcosm to convert or detest. John Fowles

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Re: philosophy in song

Postby iambiguous » Mon Mar 13, 2017 4:09 am

He was like a man who wanted to change all; and could not; so burned with his impotence; and had only me, an infinitely small microcosm to convert or detest. John Fowles

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