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One great and obscure song recommendation

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MarisCrane Sun 29-May-11 05:34:55

Do you have a song that you reckon most people won't have heard but that you love and would recommend to others?

Mine is Wickerman by Pulp.

GreenTeapot Sun 29-May-11 06:30:13

Two Moons by Adam Snyder. Youtube it.

sweetuphoria Sun 29-May-11 12:54:10

Beta band - dry the rain

Meglet Sun 29-May-11 13:26:04

Royal Trux - waterpark

Dirty, dirty rock 'n' roll.

ColonelBrandonsBiggestGroupie Sun 29-May-11 13:28:50

The Fat Tulips Eighties indie pop from Nottingham.

LowLevelWhiiingeing Sun 29-May-11 13:39:41

Joan as Policewoman - Real Life

joydivisionovengloves Sun 29-May-11 19:40:37

Pamphleteer by The Weakerthans

follyfoot Sun 29-May-11 19:47:11

Oh yes. Nizlopi singing this

SindyTellsMe Sun 29-May-11 19:51:44

Great idea!

I'd like to offer Dead Finks Don't Talk by Brian Eno.

MarisCrane Mon 30-May-11 04:18:14

Thanks everyone, I'm hoping to spend some of the bank holiday relaxing and listening to some of your choices smile

Any more out there?

CountBapula Mon 30-May-11 06:19:48

Ta Douleur by Camille.

TanteRose Mon 30-May-11 06:24:41

Duel, by Propaganda "the first cut won't hurt at all...the second only makes you wonder...."

flimflammery Mon 30-May-11 06:55:30

I would have to say something from the album 1 Giant Leap - beautiful and inspirational, weaves together music from around the world, every track makes my hair stand on end, but this one is a good place to start: Braided Hair

MarisCrane Mon 30-May-11 08:22:45

I have another one actually: Ceiling Poem by North Atlantic Oscillation

ColonelBrandonsBiggestGroupie Mon 30-May-11 10:25:36

LOVE Duel - good one.

Another one I like that not many people know is 'Nowhere Girl' by Anemotion.

upahill Thu 09-Jun-11 21:51:46

Love this

It's by How to destroy angels and it's a relatively new track.

H2DA is Trent Reznor's project

www.youtube.com/watch?v=k_GqVFa5GBA

Ninjacat Thu 09-Jun-11 22:38:52

Dory Previn - The lady with the braid

quirrelquarrel Fri 10-Jun-11 19:11:57

My tastes are mainstream- 60/70s pop plus a couple of outliers- have to turn to Kate Bush.

One of my favourites by her is Heads We're Dancing, of all the songs!

Heads We're Dancing

And Nina Hagen, not sure if she's so much known over here:

Fisch im Wasser

MrsLadywoman Fri 10-Jun-11 19:21:47

The Delmonas - Heard About Him

Garage girl group from the 80s. Just brilliant

DarkVictory Fri 10-Jun-11 19:29:18

www.youtube.com/watch?v=z22nzBVLCto

I win! Pizzicato 5 - song called Twiggy Twiggy. Totally ace, bizarre, tune.

Chipotle Fri 10-Jun-11 19:30:17

Best Friend - Weezer

southeastastra Fri 10-Jun-11 19:31:00

this one grin

aStarInStrangeways Fri 10-Jun-11 19:45:53

Mice Parade - Tales of Las Negras

southeastastra Fri 10-Jun-11 19:49:30

last one

JarethTheGoblinKing Fri 10-Jun-11 19:58:23

Mum, Green Grass of Tunnel

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