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Tuesday, May 27, 2008

COMPETITION #3: The "Most Ridiculous Song Titles Of All Time" Mixtape

This is pretty self-explanatory. Also, this gives a chance to some of you who are having some difficulty with the sites to simply post your song titles. The song itself might be ridiculous or normal, but the title must be ridiculous.

For this one - feel free to link to a muxtape or mixwit - but actually type out the artist and song title in your comment.

This list will be due Sunday June 8th at 10pm.

Enjoy!

7 comments:

James Johnson said...

"The Black Hawk War, or, How to Demolish an Entire Civilization and Still Feel Good About Yourself in the Morning, or, We Apologize for the Inconvenience but You're Going to Have to Leave Now, or, 'I Have Fought the Big Knives and Will Continue to Fight Them Until They Are Off Our Lands!'" - Sufjan Stevens

"Late Nineties Bedroom Rock for the Missionaries" - Broken Social Scene

"What Is the Light?" ("An Untested Hypothesis Suggesting That the Chemical (In Our Brains) by Which We Are Able to Experience the Sensation of Being in Love Is the Same Chemical That Caused the "Big Bang" That Was the Birth of the Accelerating Universe") - The Flaming Lips

"Rapture Rapes the Muses" - Of Montreal

"Hot Dog" - Led Zeppelin

Nora Flood said...

Kate Taylor's List: Most Ridiculous Song Titles that refer to Jesus.

"Truckin' For the Lord" - Norma Wyott and Friends

"Wrapped Up and Tangled Up in Jesus" -Reverend Charlie Jackson

"Drop Kick Me Jesus" - Paul Craft

"J-E-S-U-S spells Jesus" - Brother Miller and the Milleraires

"I Was Just Flipped Off By a Silver-Haired Lady with a 'Honk if You Love Jesus' Sticker on the Bumper of Her Car" -Trailercana

The Omnimodern Epoch said...

Nice Jesus-themed submission! The full title to Drop Kick Me Jesus is "Drop Kick Me Jesus Through the Goalposts of Life" for those that didn't know it or couldn't infer the sweet context for that gem originally by Bobby Bare.

Chad said...

I honestly didn't set out to pick only country but that's what happened. Hey I voted in the thing but Kate's list made me think you should do "most ridiculous songs about Jesus" next time.

800 Pound Jesus -Sawyer Brown
I know this one's not about lyrics but you MUST read them: http://www.completealbumlyrics.com/lyric/45134/Sawyer+Brown+-+800+Pound+Jesus.html

Refried Dreams - Tim McGraw

Beer for My Horses - Toby Keith

I'm in Love with a Capital U - Joe Diffie

Whose Bed Have Your Boots Been Under? - Shania Twain

Jennifer said...

Here is my list -

"I Would Do Anything for Love (But I Won't Do That)" Meat Loaf

"Good Girls Go To Heaven (Bad Girls Go Everywhere)" Meat Loaf

"Big Girls Don't Cry (Personal)" Fergie

"Rocket Man (I Think It's Going to be a Long Long Time)" Elton John

and "Baba O'Reilly" The Who - which I believe does not include (Teenage Wasteland) in the title.

Basically I just think parentheses are ridiculous. But the Jesus song titles are funnier :)

Langston said...

"Pregnant Pu**y" - UGK

"Me and Jesus the Pimp in a '79 Grenada Last Night" - The Coup

"Mommy Can I Go Out and Kill Tonight?" - The Misfits

"Cunt Renaissance" - R.A. the Rugged Man

"Ike Turner" - Dre Dog aka Andre Nickatina

James Wudel said...

I would like to propose that The Fall of Troy Come up with the "Most Ridiculous Song Titles of All time"

Top 5

Shhh!!! If You're Quiet, I'll Show you a Dinosaur

F.C.P.S.I.T.S.G.E.P.G.E.P.G.E.P

Whacko Jacko Steals The Elephant Man's Bones

A Man. A Plan. A Canal. Panama.

What Sound Does a Mastodon Make?

Honorable Mention goes to At The Drive In (Hulahoop Wounds) and Coheed and Cambria (The Wishing Well III: Apollo II: The Telling Truth)