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Re: philosophy in song

Postby iambiguous » Sat Jun 19, 2021 2:39 am

Sculptor wrote:
iambiguous wrote:Ambeon
Dreamer
https://youtu.be/2fRCn4I7i50

cold metal
https://youtu.be/MGaCNiqBixA


And how do you feel about killing people trying to defend their country against a foreign invader?

Have you ever been back?

And do you accept that the US lost that war?



Hey, you may as well put it here too: https://www.ilovephilosophy.com/viewtop ... start=1700



I'm sorry but I can't help but be amazed -- even fascinated -- by how this sort of thing actually doesn't embarrass those I am able to reduce down to it.

Any guesses?
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Re: philosophy in song

Postby iambiguous » Sat Jun 19, 2021 3:39 am

Brit Floyd
Dogs cover
https://youtu.be/C9_PDJMXc_4
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Re: philosophy in song

Postby iambiguous » Sat Jun 19, 2021 8:18 pm

The Tannahill Weavers
At The End Of A Pointed Gun
https://youtu.be/k-_0gezY3nI
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Re: philosophy in song

Postby iambiguous » Sun Jun 20, 2021 2:24 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 » Sun Jun 20, 2021 2:34 am

Scarlett Johansson
Summertime
https://youtu.be/-OgvK3BWIUU
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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 » Mon Jun 21, 2021 6:33 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 » Mon Jun 21, 2021 6:45 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 » Tue Jun 22, 2021 7:32 pm

Marvin Ayres
movement five
https://youtu.be/p87Hhjp8wy4
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Re: philosophy in song

Postby iambiguous » Tue Jun 22, 2021 7:36 pm

mikis theodorakis
Questions Without Answers
https://youtu.be/lnIlHQLAiTA

Main title from Z
https://youtu.be/jbaS5o_yBME
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Re: philosophy in song

Postby iambiguous » Thu Jun 24, 2021 7:35 pm

Sara Ayers
Winter and the sound of nothing
https://youtu.be/FrVjjN_8rIQ
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Re: philosophy in song

Postby iambiguous » Thu Jun 24, 2021 7:40 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 » Fri Jun 25, 2021 12:17 am

Timbuk 3
Just Another Movie
https://youtu.be/BbT1PJsTVkU
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Re: philosophy in song

Postby iambiguous » Fri Jun 25, 2021 6:52 pm

Solas & Deirdre Scanlan
When My Love and I Parted
https://youtu.be/FY37ufBVNUM

P. Hanely
https://youtu.be/PcBluWKDrk4

fiddlehead
https://youtu.be/hgAlRPR-808
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Re: philosophy in song

Postby iambiguous » Sat Jun 26, 2021 8:00 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 » Sun Jun 27, 2021 1:40 am

Bomb
Lucy In The Sky With Desi
https://youtu.be/LCW7vupSnwk
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Re: philosophy in song

Postby iambiguous » Sun Jun 27, 2021 1:49 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 » Sun Jun 27, 2021 9:07 pm

Dave Edmunds
Me and the Boys
https://youtu.be/D2JrjowNe5Q
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Re: philosophy in song

Postby iambiguous » Sun Jun 27, 2021 9:23 pm

John Lennon
Gimme Some Truth
https://youtu.be/MxyMIov9ngg

cover by KT Tunstall
https://youtu.be/5sCunyLWLks
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Re: philosophy in song

Postby iambiguous » Sun Jun 27, 2021 11:02 pm

Don't Dream It's over covers

the running mates
https://youtu.be/V5hUffIE2Nw

Bush
https://youtu.be/Q80--qHQucc

Sixpence None The Richer
https://youtu.be/r1CXcbZFylY

Miley Cyrus & Ariana Grande
https://youtu.be/-JImTh68Ri4
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Re: philosophy in song

Postby iambiguous » Mon Jun 28, 2021 5:13 pm

Graham Parker
Don't let Them Break You Down
https://youtu.be/Mzi_rsnV2r0
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Re: philosophy in song

Postby iambiguous » Mon Jun 28, 2021 9:51 pm

Son Volt
Ten Second News
https://youtu.be/gqdMTkrFN7s
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Re: philosophy in song

Postby iambiguous » Tue Jun 29, 2021 5:22 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 » Tue Jun 29, 2021 9:37 pm

Uh, "dreamy" songs?

Spirit
Give a Life Take a Life
https://youtu.be/EDWdezIcQWw

The Zombies
Hung Up On A Dream
https://youtu.be/8XOd6Uajh-4

Yardbirds
only the black rose
https://youtu.be/tkg_iO5IYBU
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Re: philosophy in song

Postby iambiguous » Tue Jun 29, 2021 9:57 pm

This is still my favorite "New Wave" pop song. It's really 3 gorgeous melodies combined into one great song.

The Chameleons
Second Skin
https://youtu.be/ldLk0rQORHY
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