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Topic # 220225 1-Aug-2017 13:59
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Hey all,

 

 

 

A good friend is having his 21st this weekend, I have been tasked with a music playlist and a speech, The latter will come to me on the night after a few drinks cool.
The music is pretty much going to be bangers, oldies but goldies, sing alongs etc. Something the typical Kiwi would know, I am talking th' Dudes bliss, The exponents Why does love, even though im blue, Dobbyn and the rest. You know where im going with it!
The question is, Does anyone have any good "Bangers" to add to this i may have missed or think would be suitable!
Here is the spotify link to get an idea: https://open.spotify.com/user/timalexander-nz/playlist/2RMBbrOLjD4P9qBt20Y03i

Thanks all,


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  Reply # 1835006 1-Aug-2017 14:36
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Supergroove. Shihad. Split endz.

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  Reply # 1835009 1-Aug-2017 14:42
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The swingers "Counting The Beat". Dragon. 


 
 
 
 


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  Reply # 1835012 1-Aug-2017 14:47
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A bit of a mix of old and new and random genres, but how about:

 

 

 

Dragon - April sun in cuba

 

Shihad - Home again, La la land

 

The Feelers - Venus, Pressure man

 

Goodshirt - Green, Blowing dirt, Sophie

 

Zed - Glorifilia, Renegade fighter

 

Elemeno P - Fast times in Tahoe, Nirvana

 

Sellar - Violent

 

OMC - How bizzare

 

Swingers - Counting the beat

 

Evermore - Running, Real life

 

TNAF - Young blood, Punching in a dream

 

Bleeders - So Lonely

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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  Reply # 1835015 1-Aug-2017 14:54
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PS: Not kiwi, but any drunken sing-a-long playlist needs at least one version of "Stuck in the middle with you" :p


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  Reply # 1835019 1-Aug-2017 14:58
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Crowded House.


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  Reply # 1835021 1-Aug-2017 15:00
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Got to have Bliss on there (or the Sam Hill remix for extra doff doff).

 

And Wagon Wheel is like the gold standard in sing a longs these days. Maybe The Gambler? Can't Get Enough? that song from Outrageous Fortune?


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  Reply # 1835029 1-Aug-2017 15:11
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Gutter Black (from Outrageous Fortune)

 

Rain (Dragon)

 

I Got You, Dirty Creature, I See Red,  (Split Enz)

 

 

 

For Fleetwood Mac - Look for "the dance" album, has some great versions of the songs (I So Afraid, Silver Springs, Tusk, Go Your Own way)

 

 


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  Reply # 1835040 1-Aug-2017 15:22
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@sidefx did a great job, I can't think of many more.

Blindspott - Phlex - not exactly upbeat though : )
Goldenhorse - Maybe Tomorrow




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  Reply # 1835041 1-Aug-2017 15:23
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Hey all, Good feedback! Im surprised i missed some of Elemeno P and Goodshirt. We are all pretty young so will be keeping it to a well known group of songs!

Some of these songs are bloody cheesy but heck its gonna be good! The dance album by Fleetwood Mac looks good! 

Will sneak in some Crowded house and Split enz :D


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  Reply # 1835045 1-Aug-2017 15:32
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A few more 

 

Strawpeople - Sweet Disorder

 

Ladyhawke - My delerium

 

Bic Runga - Sway

 

Mt Eden - Still Alive

 

Avalanche City - Love Love love

 

King Kapisi - Screams from da old plantation

 

 


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  Reply # 1835046 1-Aug-2017 15:33
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For later in the evening: That F***ing Cat's Back and other classics with Kevin Bloody Wilson.

 

 





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There's nothing like a bit of The Front Lawn - the 21 year old will probably have never heard of them but older people in the crowd will rejoice lol. My older brothers used to listen to them so I grew up with this music but had no idea who they were at the time. It was not until the internet had been around a few years that I rediscovered the pleasure of their sonic delights:

 

How You Doing

 

When You Come Back Home

 

Tomorrow Night

 

Oh, and don't forget True Bliss LOL


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  Reply # 1835051 1-Aug-2017 15:38
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Don't forget Poi E :)

 

 


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  Reply # 1835098 1-Aug-2017 16:53
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Netherworld Dancing Toys - For Today


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  Reply # 1835102 1-Aug-2017 17:00
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When i think of this, i suddenly think of songs i was sent on skype by a mr TimA.

 

 

 

upon reviewing songs, possibly not for the posting of gz ;)

 

why you missing all the fun ones tim!

 

 





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