GOM 2014-2015

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Re: GOM 2014-2015

Postby jeff robertson » Sun Nov 23, 2014 5:54 pm

Rancid, "The 11th Hour"



Gordon Lightfoot, "Don Quixote"



Daft Punk, "Digital Love"



And finally, the one I really want to hear:

Genesis, "Dancing with the Moonlit Knight"
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Postby Paco Del Stinko » Mon Nov 24, 2014 8:29 am

Bringin' the stink since 2006.
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Postby Niveous » Wed Nov 26, 2014 9:10 am

Here are my picks.

Eliza Doolittle, "Pack Up"


Queensberry, "The Song"


Bruno Mars, "Locked Out Of Heaven"


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Re: GOM 2014-2015

Postby Albatross » Fri Nov 28, 2014 3:36 pm

Niveous wrote:Bruno Mars, "Locked Out Of Heaven"

Or this perhaps?


Screw this. I'm just gonna pick four of the saddest songs I know.

"End of the World" - Blackfield

"Vacant" - Dream Theater

"It's a Miracle" - Roger Waters

"Brothers in Arms" - Dire Straits
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Postby Mike Lamb » Fri Nov 28, 2014 4:03 pm

I'm in.


Marillion - King


Halford - Resurrection


Fish - Blind to the Beautiful


Peter Schilling - Berlin (City of Night)
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Postby Niveous » Sat Nov 29, 2014 11:34 am

If you haven't got your picks in, now is the time.
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Postby inevitableguy » Sun Nov 30, 2014 1:56 am

Shoot...I forgot to post my picks. Here they are:

We Were Promised Jetpacks - Quiet Little Voices
Chimera - Catch Me
And You Will Know Us By the Trail of Dead - Mistakes and Regrets
Rogue Wave -We Will Make a Song Destroy
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Postby HeuristicsInc » Mon Dec 01, 2014 11:28 am

oops, i never posted mine. here we go. mostly geeky and funny.

1. They Might Be Giants - The Mesopotamians
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jAMRTGv82Zo
2. "Weird Al" Yankovic - One More Minute
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yWhpk-8QLFQ
3. Trout Fishing in America - Breakfast Blues (not on YouTube, but is on Spotify)
4. Corey Hart - Sunglasses at Night
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X2LTL8KgKv8

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Postby glennny » Mon Dec 01, 2014 6:52 pm

I am ready for my assignment.
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Postby Niveous » Mon Dec 01, 2014 8:52 pm

Tomorrow..
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Postby Caravan Ray » Tue Dec 02, 2014 1:49 am

Sorry - I will sit out this year. After stiffing last year, I know I would probably do the same again…so, have fun anyway
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Postby Treachjuris » Tue Dec 02, 2014 2:49 pm

Wow. I just got mine. I've never done a cover, and I've never, ever in my life, done mainstream. This should be exceedingly interesting.
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Re: GOM 2014-2015

Postby j$ » Tue Dec 02, 2014 7:57 pm

Well, this could be tricky. Death or glory!
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Postby HeuristicsInc » Tue Dec 02, 2014 10:00 pm

Wow, now that's a very good song that I have never heard before, but actually includes an artist I like very much.
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Postby Caravan Ray » Wed Dec 03, 2014 6:54 am

Caravan Ray wrote:Sorry - I will sit out this year. After stiffing last year, I know I would probably do the same again…so, have fun anyway

Oh..I probably should clarify. Last year I stiffed because I was going through some difficult life circumstances. This year, my stiffing would be far more in keeping with a much more pleasant interpretation of that particular verb. So it is all good. And no DC friends, it has nothing to do with the NASA Space Program.
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Re: GOM 2014-2015

Postby inevitableguy » Wed Dec 03, 2014 8:15 am

Treachjuris wrote:Wow. I just got mine. I've never done a cover, and I've never, ever in my life, done mainstream. This should be exceedingly interesting.


I find that to be the best part of GOM. I usually pick the song that is the least like my own music, tear it down to its root structure, and rebuild it in my own image.
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Re: GOM 2014-2015

Postby Kevin Mellows » Wed Dec 03, 2014 11:28 am

Don't worry guys, it's just chords and singing. What could possibly go wrong?
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Re: GOM 2014-2015

Postby josh » Wed Dec 03, 2014 10:51 pm

Cool, I haven't participated in anything in a while, just been lurking. Here are my four...







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Postby josh » Wed Dec 03, 2014 10:52 pm

Oops, just noticed I'm way late for entry, sorry about that! Haven't logged on in a while and didn't look closely at the deadline!
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Postby noma » Thu Dec 04, 2014 4:00 am

Those are some cool songs, Zack. Considering you're past the deadline, I think I'll just cover one of them for you. Should be fun. (I won't tell you which one though, in order to keep it at least partially secret ;))
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Postby josh » Thu Dec 04, 2014 10:01 am

Cool, thanks, Noma! I'd love to hear any one of them, so that's awesome. I guess I'll semi participate by picking out a track out of all these wonderful choices!
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Re: GOM 2014-2015

Postby Tyler Zahnke » Thu Dec 04, 2014 12:04 pm

Imogen Heap - Lifeline

"Weird Al" Yankovic - Everything You Know is Wrong

Cher - Woman's World

DJ Wich - What We Need (featuring Glasses Malone and Lil Wayne)

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