May 20th, 2005

leonard cohen

lyrics meme via bona

A. Top Five Lyrics that Move Your Heart:

1. Over The Rhine - "Moth"
"and my answer to the years of strife is the way I choose to live my life"
2. Vigilantes of Love "Certain Slant of Light"
"Is that your deep dark secret, oh well never mind"
3. Daniel Lanois "Falling at Your Feet"
"Every teenager with acne
Every face that's spoiled by beauty
Every adult tamed by duty
All falling, falling at your feet"
4. Iona "Murlough Bay"
"Here we can bathe in a love that's divine
Here we can know I am Yours and You are mine
Here in Your arms that are faithful and strong
Here with You is where I belong"
5. Patty Griffin "Making Pies"
"It's not far
I can walk
Down the block
To TableTalk
Close my eyes
Make the pies all day
I stick a cap
On my hair
I used to mind
Now I don't care"

B. Top 5 Instrumentals:

1. Vivaldi "Four Seasons"
2. Iona "Heaven's Bright Sun"
3. The Mission Soundtrack
4. Bruce Cockburn "Sunrise on the Mississippi"
3. Iona "Lindisfarne"

C. Top 5 Live Musical Experiences:

1. U2, May 2005, United Center, Chicago (with bona
2. U2, October 2001, United Center, Chicago
3. Landmine Concert, November 2001, Chicago Theater, Bruce Cockburn, Emmylou Harris, Patty Griffin, Nanci Griffith, Steve Earle, Mary Chapin Carpenter
4. Over The Rhine, Summer 2003, Schubas, Chicago, Karyn Bergquist at her wailin' best
5. Daniel Lanois, Old Town School of Folk Music, Chicago, May 2003

D. Top Five Artists You Think More People Should Listen To:

1. Bill Mallonee/Vigilantes of Love
2. Over the Rhine
3. Iona
4. Bruce Cockburn
5. Abra Moore

E. Top Five Albums You Must Hear From Start to Finish:

1. U2 "Actung Baby"
2. Bruce Cockburn - "Charity of Night"
3. Emmylou Harris "Wrecking Ball"
4. Over the Rhine "Films for Radio"
5. Patty Griffin "1000 Kisses"

F. Top Five Musical Heroes

1. Bono
2. Karyn Bergquist
3. Bruce Cockburn
4. Patty Griffin
5. Emmylou Harris
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