[Official] The Damn Good Music List

 Jordan Lejuwaan (@jordan)7 years, 10 months ago

One of the most beautiful songs I have heard lately is a remix of the theme song from Inception. Here’s a link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Se5NBKNcsy4
What songs/artists do you love?

January 15, 2011 at 6:21 pm
GrandLotus (126) (@grandlotus) 6 years ago ago

Not too sure if anyone already said this one but M83 ALL THE WAY. If you like a sound that is close to the ambiguity of Animal Collective, a fresh cosmic theme inspired by the M83 cluster, and the beauty of electronic/ambient/alternative music then them out! Their best album is called Before The Dawn Heals Us and fortunately the whole thing is on Youtube! Just take a minute to look them up and If you are not impressed with their very first song then I just don’t know what will…

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-aRRelIO8KM
BEFORE THE DAWN HEALS US

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Gus (1) (@sassysalamander) 5 years, 12 months ago ago

The Strokes
Arctic Monkeys
Sam Roberts Band
Klaxons
Led Zeppelin
The Raconteurs
Gorillaz
K-OS
The Jimi Hendrix Experience
Jay Reatard
The Last Shadow Puppets

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Vteezy Living (33) (@groig22) 5 years, 12 months ago ago


Spirit Bird – Xavier Rudd
Fucking beautifully amazing song i feel is directed towards us Hethens

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Marvie (9) (@marvie) 5 years, 12 months ago ago

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YF1K1rQ8QNA

This song pierces the mind and the soul. It makes every last problem go away, and it makes you excited for the rest of the day.

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Jack (21) (@jackflash) 5 years, 12 months ago ago

I have recently become infatuated by Boards of Canada.

Never heard anything like it before.

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Anonymous (251) (@) 5 years, 12 months ago ago

Stateless – Miles to go

If you got bass, I suggest you turn it up.

Fink – Perfect Darkness.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bTqUaeDL0pk
My favourite artist. He has 5 albums of deliciousness.

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Ike (24) (@icd1222) 5 years, 12 months ago ago

I’ve been in a pretty heavy stage lately. Listeneing to stuff like Primus, Praxis, Buckethead, Tool……….sometimes you gotta rage hard/get scared.

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Flamel (3) (@flamel) 5 years, 12 months ago ago

Those are some songs that can really leave a mark on the listener, if well heard.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4U0Xo9ohdFk

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ROm5ojKnXDI



I am a big fan of heavy music, so don’t get scared while listening to. Growls, screams and whispers are best ways for showing emotions, although they’re not in all of these songs.

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Orhun (1) (@oakbulut) 5 years, 11 months ago ago

Baris Manco- Flower of Love…
Just listen and go there, where your flower is…

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Jackie Nicole (12) (@imagination115) 5 years, 11 months ago ago

Lately I’ve been trying to get in touch with my classical music side and found this really cool artist who plays violin and made it work with light dub step, its really cool! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aHjpOzsQ9YI

Another good classical artist i have been loving is Brian Craine, his music really helps me get in touch with my imagination, its so beautiful. Hope you all check out the song! Enjoy =]

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Anonymous (11) (@) 5 years, 11 months ago ago

Hey, I was listening to a song on the bus the other day and it made me feel like I could take on the world. I felt like my imagination transported me to another place entirely, yet I have very few songs which I know I can do this with.

The song was ‘Keyboard Milk – Royksopp’ which I would highly recommend to anyone who likes daydreaming while listening to music.

The intention of this is to ask anyone out there if they have a similar experience with music, and if so please share with me any song suggestions.

All posts welcome, especially instrumentals.

(also if you guys have any particular daydreams you would like to share then feel free. For me, certain music really makes my imagination go to an awesome new level.)

Thanks.

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josephm (772) (@josephm) 5 years, 11 months ago ago
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josephm (772) (@josephm) 5 years, 11 months ago ago

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Ashley (2) (@ashley) 5 years, 11 months ago ago

I love the video that goes along with the song, but I truly just love the composer Ludovico Einaudi. He is truly amazing and makes me feel like I can do it all.

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E.C.F. Doyle (346) (@chekovchameleon) 5 years, 11 months ago ago

I dunno about any particular song, maybe Gimme Shelter by the Stones that always puts fire in my belly. But There are a lot of albums that give me this feeling when listened to straight through. One is Revolver by the Beatles, most People have heard it but it really is a great album with a very airy feel. Another one of my favourites is by a band called the stone roses, it’s their first album, self titled. Here is the first three tracks from it;

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E4d2syk0SZ4

One more album is Odgen’s Nutgone Flake by the Small Faces, The first track says it all, and its an instrumental XD

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The Thinker (2) (@mindsdisciple) 5 years, 11 months ago ago

Rush and Dream Theater are my first choices.

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Amanda McAdams (3) (@amandammcadams) 5 years, 11 months ago ago

@freddieslater21, Hmmmm, I haven’t found really the PERFECT song or really much but I think I like to listen to some chilled acoustic instrumentals when I am doing work they put me in such a focused mood. The two that I have found that are nice for ME is
Phoenix – North and as you already know John Butler – Ocean (Which I discovered through HE)

:) If I think of anymore I will post em on here! xx

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E.C.F. Doyle (346) (@chekovchameleon) 5 years, 11 months ago ago

A few great albums,

Odgens Nutgone Flake – The Small Faces; Psychadelic rock n roll

The Stone Roses (self titled); Dancey, rock n roll, psychadelic 90s loveliness

Solid Air – John Martyn; Folky acousticy brilliance

The La’s (self titled); Rock n roll pop from the 90s

Symphonie Fantastique – Berlioz; Romantic orchestral beauty

Enjoy music lovers of HE!

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Stoney Baloney (614) (@adamm0ss) 5 years, 11 months ago ago

@benjamin, I have been trying to think of this Dinosaur Jr song for like a week. THANKS! haha

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Mouthful of Diamonds (104) (@mouthfulofdiamonds) 5 years, 11 months ago ago

My Favourites:
Lady Lamb the Beekeeper, Say Hi/Say Hi to Your Mom, Ki:Theory, Yellow Ostrich,The Antlers, The Mountain Goats, Silversun Pickups, Now Now, Neutral Milk Hotel, Electric President, Radical Face
Rap/Hip Hop:
MF Doom, Eyedea and Abilities, Oliver Hart, Astronautalis, Atmosphere, Flowbots, Shad, Fool Blast, Scroobius Pip, Lab Rats, Kid Cudi
Others:
Brasstronaut, Daughter, Gregory and the Hawk, Tallest Man on Earth, Manchester Orchestra, Right Away Great Captain, Kevin Devine, Clap Your Hands Say Yeah!, Darwin Deez,

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Ben (228)M (@benjamin) 5 years, 11 months ago ago

@adamm0ss, No problemo dude! Glad to help haha

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kendra (282) (@somuchlovetogive) 5 years, 11 months ago ago

John Mayer :)

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