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"Life isn't divided into genres. It's a horrifying, romantic, tragic, comical, science-fiction cowboy detective novel."

Tuesday, February 17, 2009

My soundtrack

1. Turn on your iPod
2. Put it on shuffle
3. Press play
4. For every question, type the song that's playing

Opening credits: Chemicals - The Notwist

Waking up: The Ocean Always Wins - She's Spanish, I'm American

First day of school: Everything is Alright - Four Tet

Falling in love: Breathe - Telepopmusik

First song: Jigsaw Falling Into Place - Radiohead

Breaking up: The Quiet Things That No One Ever Knows - Brand New

Prom: Trains to Brazil - Guillemots

Life: Secret Meeting - The National

Mental breakdown: Ready For the Floor - Hot Chip

Driving: Mansard Roof - Vampire Weekend

Flashback: Flux - Bloc Party

Getting back together: White Winter Hymnal - Fleet Foxes

Wedding: Spiralling - Keane

Birth of a child: I Need Something - Newton Faulkner

Final battle: Burning - Whitest Boy Alive

Death scene: Mistaken For Strangers - The National

Funeral song: I Still Remember - Bloc Party

End credits: Skinny Love - Bon Iver

I know these things are silly but more than a few of these are spookily apt...! (my personal favs: Falling in love and Mental breakdown....Wedding and End Credits are hilarious)

1 comment:

Marcos said...

Opening credits: Sigur Ros - Untitled #3

Waking up: Sufjan Stevens - Pick Up

First day of school: Radiohead - The Tourist

Falling in love: James Brown - Make it Funky

First song: Scriabin - Piano Sonata No.9 Op.68

Breaking up: Charles Bukowski - Earthquake (a poem)

Prom: Mogwai - O I Sleep

Life: Bob Dylan - You're Gonna Make Me Lonesome When You Go

Mental breakdown: Modest Mouse - Dance Hall

Driving: Radiohead - Airbag

Flashback: M.I.A. - Bucky Done Gone

Getting back together: Michael Jackson - Human Nature

Wedding: Chopin - Romance

Birth of a child: Sigur Ros - Olsen Olsen

Final battle: Emilie Simon - Desert

Death scene: Mika - Love Today

Funeral song: Steve Miller Band - Joker

End credits: Portishead - Only You