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List Addicts Fridays

Songs for The Long Ride Home

I know, we only reserve the lists for the weekend right? Well, the weekend comes early, as I, along with my favorite person in the whole wide world, go on an unprecendented 15+ hour trip to the land of our birth. It will be a trip to visit my dad, who's been in a 6...

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List Addict Fridays: I (heart) The Mighty Boosh

I miss The Boosh. It's been two years since they made a new episode, and in these tried and troubled times, I could sure use a nice good dose of sunshiney Vince's eccentric fashion stylings and squinty eyed Howard's musings on jazz-funk, the slap bass and his own...

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List Addict Fridays: Sickly Sweet and Cute

My always overdue list this week, comes as a result of some recommendations from friends and my craving for sweets - both the food and music kind. These aural treats are best enjoyed with a nice big slice of sweet chocolate cake or an icy cool popsicle or ice cream...

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Five Songs for the Brokenhearted

After a couple of weeks of absence, we're happily back to our regularly scheduled posts here at the Indie Music Database. The well deserved mental health day, became a week... and another, and has now resulted in this week's list (and as always, it's still late for...

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List Addict Fridays: Five F*cking Brilliant Songs

We're back again with the Friday list, that never does go out on Friday anyway, but sometime between late late Friday and early Sunday.This was supposed to go out next week, but then, in the life of a music blogger (who most likely does this kind of thing on the...

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List Addicts Fridays : Six Degrees of Johnny Unitas

I am not a fan of American football, nor do I know much about Johnny Unitas. The only thing I know about him is that he's a significant figure in American football history, and oddly, that I can connect him musically and loop the connection back by a mere six degrees....

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List Addicts Fridays : Hippy, Trippy and Dancey

Yes, the weekend abounds - sooner than later, and much much longer than the usual. If you're planning to go an a road trip during this Easter break, here's a couple of songs that you might want to enjoy on your weekend drive. The following are my five hippy, trippy...

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List Addicts Fridays: Polar Opposites

Yes, this isn't Friday, but in the history of the Friday's list - I've only ever been able to post on Friday 20% of the time. Better late than never! Even if I get caught up with other important things in life, I always get that itch to post this list up. This week's...

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List Addict Fridays: Twee Duets off the top of my head

List Addict's Fridays is back! After a marked absence of the Friday list, I'm back with a new set of songs to entertain and sweeten your day. This week, it's all duets -  because it's one of the hallmarks of modern indie music. Also, if you listen to too much...

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List Addicts Fridays: Five Songs for the Autistic Kid

One of the reasons that inspired me to build this site (aside from my own obsession about music) is my son Paolo, who, up until he was five, couldn't stand to have a radio on inside a room. As with all other autistic kids, his sensitivity to sights, sounds and...

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List Addicts Fridays: Two shows and a movie

This week's list will be a short one, though, with how much I ramble on, this post will probably be as long as my previous ones (or might even be longer). I'm actually making this list to get these songs out of my system, since I have a bad habit of listening to songs...

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List Addicts Fridays: The Electropop One Man Show

One of the best things that I like about the internet is that it's so easy to make your work accessible to a lot of people. Not only that, with a truckload of software applications being made to help produce your work of art, you'll require less time, effort and...

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List Addicts Fridays: My Top 5 Break-up Songs

What better way to let you in on my top 5 breakup songs than on the eve of Valentine's Day, which coincidentally falls on Friday the 13th. I know, Valentine's might be a nice red letter day for young lovers, or a special post Christmas holiday/pre-Easter chocolate...

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List Addict Fridays: Good Things Come in Pairs

As they say, good things come in pairs - in this case, it's good songs. The past week, I was contemplating on what my next list topic would be. I started off with one thing, but could only list up to two songs in my head that I thought was post worthy. How could just...

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List Addicts Fridays : Songs For Wooing the One You Love

This is just something off the top of my head: a regular weekly entry that I'm tentatively naming List Addicts Fridays (this might change, who knows?). I'm doing this so you guys know you've got something new to read every week and maybe have something to look forward...

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Retro-pop in the year 2000

Good music will always have a way of coming back and reviving itself every couple of years in the form of remakes and samples. But what I like the most is not the occasional emergence of my favorite songs from the past (like the umpteenth remake of Cyndi Lauper's...

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Five Songs to Ring in the New Year’s

Here it is - as expected, a New Year's countdown/list/recap. I'm not sure why, but people's obsession with lists seem to grow more stronger during this time - this unique time where the end and beginning meet.I was racking my brain on what to feature on this blog: The...

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