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27 November 2008 @ 12:40 pm
Quick Little Music Meme Between Feasting and More Food Prep... (Gacked From alphielj)  
Step 1: Put your music player on shuffle.
Step 2: Post the first line from the first 20 songs that play, no matter how embarrassing.
Step 3: Strike through the songs when someone guesses both artist and track correctly.
Step 4: Looking the lyrics up on a search engine is CHEATING! Though, really, can I stop you?
Step 5: If you like the game post your own.

1) In every heart/There is a room/A sanctuary/safe and strong And So It Goes, Billy Joel. Guessed by alphielj.
2) You say Hello/Inside, I'm screaming "I love you."
3) Baker, Baker/Baking a cake
4) Hold tight/If I'd only known/It could Rain/Inside
5) Here she comes/Better watch your step/She's going to break your heart in two
6) She burns friends like a piece of wood/And she's jealous of me because she never could
7) I'm thinking it's a sign/that the freckles in our eyes/are mirror images
8) Can I/Be your friend/Lead me to the end
9) Oh/The tears that you weep/For the poor, tortured souls
10) I know she'll never understand/I gave my word before met/So I just can't go breakin' it
11) What a fool I was/What a dominated fool/To think that you were the earth and sky. Without You, Marnie Nixon for Audrey Hepburn in My Fair Lady. Guessed by alphielj.
12) I don't want to talk/about the things we've gone through
13) Moi je m'appelle Lolita/Lo ou bien Lola
14) Come into these arms again/And lay your body down
15) I look at all the lovely people/I look at all the lovely people. Eleanore Rigby, The Beatles. Guessed by alphielj
16) To the left/To the left. Irreplacible (To The Left), Beyonce. Guessed by babettew54
17) We met as soul mates/On Parris Island/We left as inmates/From an asylum Goodnight Saigon, Billy Joel. Guessed by repmetsyrrah
18) Just a few words/Connected/Loosely to my heart
19) Goodbye Joe/ me gotta go/ me oh my oh/Me gotta go pole the pirogue down the bayou
20) Emily will find a better place to fall asleep...

Now back to setting up to fry the turkey for work and getting the pie finished. Oh, and working on the chapter for the weekend. I'm starting to wonder if we're going to get it out on time. :(
On the Verge of: anxiousanxious
Grace: SGA; Rodney; Sam; whalerepmetsyrrah on November 28th, 2008 12:47 am (UTC)
17) Billy Joel!! Goodnight Saigon, I love that song and I get to see him live in December. Yay!

...That's the only one I know, I have odd tastes in music. I should do this, see how many people guess my weird ones. Happy Thanksgiving by the way, I only vaguely know what it's all about but I hope you enjoy it.

EDIT: I just realized I knew 15 as well, another awesome song, lol but someone else can have it.

Edited at 2008-11-28 12:49 am (UTC)
Lois: Lois Superman :: Laughterkalalanekent on November 28th, 2008 05:06 pm (UTC)
It's all my dad's fault that I have all of the Billy Joel I do. I grew up listening to Allentown because my grandfather was born there. And we played Piano Man at his funeral. I think it's safe to say that we love Billy in this family.

And there's nothing wrong with having odd taste in music. I mean, look at my list. I can beat that no one will guess a good portion of these songs. Some are underground music here in the States, one is a pop song from France, and several are emo music from when I was in my late teens. Don't feel bad. And this is only one of the mildly odd lists. :D

15 is an awesome song, but I had never heard of it before my Terry Moore/Strangers in Paradise phase. I think Terry put the song somewhere in the comic, but it escapes me at the moment.
AlphieLJ: Anne singingalphielj on November 28th, 2008 04:08 am (UTC)
1 - And so it goes by Billy Joel. We sang this in my competition choir my senior year. BEAUTIFUL song!

11 - Without You from My Fair Lady. Which would be... Marney Nixon?

15 - Is this Eleanor Rigby by the Beatles? I thought that was Ahhhhh, look at all the lonely people.

Edited at 2008-11-28 04:12 am (UTC)
Lois: Kal-El Lois :: Snorflekalalanekent on November 28th, 2008 05:10 pm (UTC)
And of course the music junkie would swoop down and get three all at once. Right on every last one, Lori. *grins* I'm not so sure about the opening lyrics on #15. I may have misphrased it. *goes to listen again*

And that's awesome about And So It Goes! I met the song several years back when it was set to a highly-dramatic scene in a comic I was reading and feel head-over-heels for it. It makes me cry every time I listen to it.
maaike_fluffy on November 28th, 2008 09:00 am (UTC)
16 rings a bell, but I can't remember. How frustrating. <_< Beyonce ft somebody I think...
Lois: Lois :: Lovekalalanekent on November 28th, 2008 05:11 pm (UTC)
It's pretty popular. And you did get the artist right. :D Come on, lady! I know you can get this!
Obsessed fangirl: Music to my earsbabettew54 on November 30th, 2008 03:18 am (UTC)
No. 16... To the Left....Beyonce!!??