What's The Best in Music (Click the pics or names to go to the articles)
Awesome Covers of Already Awesome Songs: Killer Queen.
The Best Unfairly Maligned Piece of Pop Culture
Rebecca Black's Friday
The Best Songs To Learn Science From (Since Scientists Are No Good At That.)
The Best Band Name:
Clap Your Hands Say Yeah
The Best Band of Twenty-Ten:
Song One: Ghost.
Song Two: An Atoll
The Best Best Way To Listen To Music
Mutating Pandora Stations
The Best Choral Version of A Pop Song:
Reader Nomination: Capital Childrens' Choir, Tribute to Lily Allen.
Reader Nomination: Sacramento State Jazz Singers, "Selfless, Cold & Composed"
Reader Nomination: PS22 Chorus, "We Will Rock You."
The Best Concept Album:
Other Christmas Songs:
The Best Christmas Song That Is Not Even A Christmas Song But Which I Am Going To Declare, Unilaterally, IS In Fact A Christmas Song (2008):
Primal Scream, "Movin' On Up"
The Best Christmas Song That Has Not Been Made Into A Movie Yet But Which Should (Even Though It Is Sad) and is not an old standard, "Rockin' Around The Christmas Tree,", "Jingle Bell Rock," or "Run Run Rudolph."
"Fairytale of New York."
The Best Christmas Song Which Is From A Movie And Which Demonstrates That Modern Christmases Require Something Bad To Happen, and Which Is Not an old standard, "Rockin' Around The Christmas Tree,", "Jingle Bell Rock," or "Run Run Rudolph."
"Christmas Is All Around Us."
Little Isidore & The Inquistors: Christmas of Love.
The Best Guilt-Inducing But Still-Catchy and Quite Lovely Christmas Song That is are not an old standard, "Rockin' Around The Christmas Tree," "Jingle Bell Rock," or "Run Run Rudolph."
"Do They Know It's Christmas."
The Best Indie Rocker Christmas Song That Is Not An Old Standard, "Rockin' Around The Christmas Tree," Jingle Bell Rock," Or "Run Run Rudolph.
Eels: Everything Is Gonna Be Cool This Christmas
The Best Christmas Song That Has Nothing To Do With Christmas But Is Still Considered a Christmas Song, and Also That Is Not An Old Standard, "Rockin' Around The Christmas Tree' "Jingle Bell Rock" or "Run Run Rudolph,"
It's A New Year (Just Get Along)
The Best Dialogue Song:
Van Halen's "Hot For Teacher"
The Best Female Singer:
The Best Groovy Instrument:
That synthesizer in "96 Tears."
The Best GuitaristLeo Kottke
The Best Happy Song:Love Today."
The Best Instrumental Song
The Best Modern Song About the 19th Century:
The Best mp3 Site:
The Best Musical Instrument That's So Lame It's Cool
The Best Music Craze That's So Lame It's Cool:
The Best Music Video:
The Best Novelty Pop Song
The 6 Best Quirky Chick Singers (And How To Tell Them Apart.)
The Best Part of "The Lion Sleeps Tonight.""Oh! Oh!"
The Best Plot Twist In a Song That Makes A Lame Song Cool:
The Best Pop Song With "Pop" Or "Music" In The Title:
Pop Goes The World:
The Best Queen Song:
The Best REM Songs That Prove They Should Stand Among The Giants of Rock and Roll.
The Best Rock and Roll Song:
The Best Rock Band:
The Best Rock Band That Isn't The Beatles:
The Best Rock Band That Isn't The Beatles or U2:
The Best Rock Band That Isn't The Beatles or U2 or The White Stripes:
The Best Rock Band That Isn't The Beatles Or U2 or The White Stripes Or The New Pornographers:
The Best Rock Star (50's-60's)
The Best Romantic Song:
True Companion, Marc Cohn
Tupelo Honey, Van Morrison
The Best Sad Song:
The Best Sing-Along-With Singer
The Best Song About Girls Kissing Other Girls
The Best Song For Valentine's Day
"A Wonderful Life," Rosa Chance Well
The Stinky Chair Song (aka "Da Da Da" by Trio)
The Best Song From The One/Two Hit Wonder "The Kings" First Single
Switchin' To Glide
"The Bad Touch"
The Best Song That Barely Exists:
The Best Song That Begins With A Radio Tuning In
"Mr Blue Sky."
The Best Song That Is About Writing, or Being In, A Book
The 10 Best Songs That Will Make You Feel Good (And Then Feel Bad About Feeling Good.)
UPDATE: Reader Nomination!
The Best Song Remake That's Better Than the Original
The Best Song That Also Tells A Story:
The Mariner's Revenge Song
The Best Song That Talks About Whether The Singer Of The Song Feels Like Dancing Or Not.
I Don't Feel Like Dancing.
The Best Song To Play While The Hero Is Running To Do Something Heroic:
The Best Versions of My Life According to Singer/Songwriters
The Best Versions of "The Lion Sleeps Tonight..."
On a TV show: Friends:
The Best Indie Rock Version: REM's
The Best Version by A Group Or Country I Have A Tenuous Connection With: The Soweto Gospel Choir Versions
The Seven Best Songs To Teach Yourself How To Clap Along With Songs
The Seven Best Songs That Show What Love Is Really Like
Three of The Best Bands I Just Heard Of Today For the First Time (List!)
The Four Best Best New Artists Who Weren't.
The Ten Best Songs, According To How Often The Boy Plays Them.
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