(You Should Be) Doubly (Gratified) – Mike Doughty (#310)

A Million Songs #000310 (You Should Be) Doubly (Gratified) – Mike Doughty [iframe src=”https://open.spotify.com/embed?uri=spotify:track:6ujYmazdA7nl6nulE22SSq” width=”300″ height=”80″ frameborder=”0″ allowtransparency=”true”] Personnel: Written By: Mike Doughty Vocals, Guitar: Mike Doughty Cello: Andrew Livingston Producer: Pat Dillett & Mike Doughty Record Label: ATO Records Lyrics: Genius Song Meanings Releases Original Release: Mike Doughty – Sad Man Happy Man Original Release Date: 2009.10.06 Live Versions: 2012 … Continue reading (You Should Be) Doubly (Gratified) – Mike Doughty (#310)

(You Gotta) Fight For Your Right (To Party!) – Beastie Boys (#304)

A Million Songs #000304 (You Gotta) Fight For Your Right (To Party!) – Beastie Boys [iframe src=”https://open.spotify.com/embed?uri=spotify:track:5ODVxUulyknEVXwjDaZpkp” width=”300″ height=”80″ frameborder=”0″ allowtransparency=”true”] Personnel: Written By: Rick Rubin (Music) / Beastie Boys & Tom Cushman (Lyrics) Vocals: Michael Diamond Vocals: Adam Yauch Vocals: Adam Horovitz Producer: Rick Rubin & Beastie Boys Record Label: Def Jam/Columbia Lyrics: Genius Song Meanings … Continue reading (You Gotta) Fight For Your Right (To Party!) – Beastie Boys (#304)

(You Gotta Walk) Don’t Look Back – Peter Tosh (with Mick Jagger) (#303)

A Million Songs #000303 (You Gotta Walk) Don’t Look Back – Peter Tosh (with Mick Jagger) [iframe src=”https://open.spotify.com/embed?uri=spotify:track:2vDUqLZsaEEYmREcRo9gnn” width=”300″ height=”80″ frameborder=”0″ allowtransparency=”true”] Personnel: Written By: Smokey Robinson & Ronald White Guitar, Clavinet, Audio Harp, Vocals: Peter Tosh  Vocals: Mick Jagger Bass, Guitar: Robbie Shakespeare Drums, Gato Box: Sly Dunbar Guitar, Moog, Fender Rhodes: Mikey Chung Piano, … Continue reading (You Gotta Walk) Don’t Look Back – Peter Tosh (with Mick Jagger) (#303)

(Just a) Little Bit More – 22-Pistepirkko (#180)

A Million Songs #000180 (Just a) Little Bit More – 22-Pistepirkko [iframe src=”https://open.spotify.com/embed?uri=spotify:track:3HvMuSce4aoDwLzLfBEKF0″ width=”300″ height=”80″ frameborder=”0″ allowtransparency=”true”] Personnel: Written By: 22 Pistepirkko Vocals, Piano: P-K Keranen Keyboards: Asko Keranen Bass: Pave Maijanan Drums, Vocals: Esa Haverinen Producer: Antti Kirvesmaki, Patteri Rajanti & 22 Pistepirkko Studio: Bare Bone Studios Record Label: Spirit Lyrics: Genius Song Meanings Releases Original … Continue reading (Just a) Little Bit More – 22-Pistepirkko (#180)

(I’ve Got) Privilege – Chain And The Gang (#175)

A Million Songs #000175 (I’ve Got) Privilege – Chain And The Gang [iframe src=”https://open.spotify.com/embed?uri=spotify:track:4qqFNobQFziablghbI1qjC” width=”300″ height=”80″ frameborder=”0″ allowtransparency=”true”] Personnel: Vocals: Ian Svenonius Guitar: Arrington De Dionyso, Brian Weber, Fred Thomas, Spencer Kelley Bass: Brian Weber, Fred Thomas, Spencer Kelley Drums: Brett Lyman, Faustine Hudson Piano, Organ: Brian Weber Bongos: Joey Casio, Spencer Kelley Producer: Calvin Johnson … Continue reading (I’ve Got) Privilege – Chain And The Gang (#175)

(If You’re Wondering If I Want You To) I Want You To – Weezer (#146)

A Million Songs #000146 (If You’re Wondering If I Want You To) I Want You To – Weezer [iframe src=”https://open.spotify.com/embed?uri=spotify:track:7akwKkIS6sp7Orbq7LEj5a” width=”300″ height=”80″ frameborder=”0″ allowtransparency=”true”] Personnel: Written By: Rivers Cuomo & Butch Walker Vocals, Guitar, Keyboards, Synthesizer: Rivers Cuomo Guitar, Vocals, Keyboards, Synthesizer: Brian Bell Bass, Vocals, Keyboards, Synthesizer: Scott Shriner Drums, Percussion, Guitar, Keyboards, Synthesizer: Patrick Wilson Producer: Butch Walker … Continue reading (If You’re Wondering If I Want You To) I Want You To – Weezer (#146)

(I Keep On) Rising Up – Mike Doughty (#128)

A Million Songs #000128 (I Keep On) Rising Up – Mike Doughty [iframe src=”https://open.spotify.com/embed?uri=spotify:track:1CnGTlx6cK29ZNnYC5838Q” width=”300″ height=”80″ frameborder=”0″ allowtransparency=”true”] Personnel: Written By: Mike Doughty Vocals, Guitar: Mike Doughty Cello: Andrew Livingston Producer: Pat Dillett & Mike Doughty Record Label: ATO Records Lyrics: Genius Song Meanings Releases Original Release: Mike Doughty – Sad Man Happy Man Original Release Date: 2009.10.06 … Continue reading (I Keep On) Rising Up – Mike Doughty (#128)

(I Just Died) Like An Aviator – Matthew Ryan (#126)

A Million Songs #000126 (I Just Died) Like An Aviator – Matthew Ryan [iframe src=”https://open.spotify.com/embed?uri=spotify:track:0EHdL0Qacb4CFlwNjfHjme” width=”300″ height=”80″ frameborder=”0″ allowtransparency=”true”] [iframe style=”border: 0; width: 100%; height: 42px;” src=”https://bandcamp.com/EmbeddedPlayer/album=778534878/size=small/bgcol=ffffff/linkcol=0687f5/track=1456992935/transparent=true/” seamless><a href=”http://matthewryan.bandcamp.com/album/hustle-up-starlings”>Hustle Up Starlings by Matthew Ryan</a>] I was already a bit familiar with the work of Matthew Ryan before I saw “You Are Alone”, the 2005 drama … Continue reading (I Just Died) Like An Aviator – Matthew Ryan (#126)

(Drawing) Rings Around The World – Super Furry Animals (#81)

A Million Songs #000081 (Drawing) Rings Around The World – Super Furry Animals [iframe src=”https://open.spotify.com/embed?uri=spotify:track:57iomNw3Mc6VOnWGCrdJb0″ width=”300″ height=”80″ frameborder=”0″ allowtransparency=”true”] Personnel: Written By: Super Furry Animals Vocals: Gruff Rhys Guitar: Huw Bunford Bass: Guto Pryce Keyboards: Cian Ciaran Drums: Dafydd Ieuan Producer: Chris Shaw & Super Furry Animals Studio: Monnow Valley Studio Record Label: Epic Lyrics: … Continue reading (Drawing) Rings Around The World – Super Furry Animals (#81)

“45” – The Gaslight Anthem (1MS#000004)

A Million Songs #000004 “45” – The Gaslight Anthem [iframe src=”https://open.spotify.com/embed?uri=spotify:track:25Sd73fleKUVPNqITPZkn1″ width=”300″ height=”80″ frameborder=”0″ allowtransparency=”true”] Top 1% Song. “45” is the lead track and lead single from The Gaslight Anthem‘s fourth album, Handwritten. It was their first release on a major label (Mercury Records) and was their highest charting song ever. The hook, lyrics, and performance … Continue reading “45” – The Gaslight Anthem (1MS#000004)