Bil Browning

The Rhapsodesia Songs for Sunday

Filed By Bil Browning | May 04, 2008 12:00 PM | comments

Filed in: Entertainment
Tags: lounge music, music, Songs for Sunday

Editor's Note: Here are the rules for Songs for Sunday: one of our contributors will post the last ten songs from their iPod, then you share yours in the comments so we can compare! Let's play!

1. Call Me Irresponsible - Bobby Darin
2. You're the Top - Dean Elliott & His Big Band
3. Ain't That A Kick In The Head - Dean Martin
4. Danke Schoen - Wayne Newton
5. Binga Banga Bongo/Percolator - Teryy Snyder/Earl palmer
6. Midnight Swinger - Mel Torme
7. The Boy From Ipanema - Peggy Lee
8. The Girlfriend Of The Whirling Dervish - Martin Denny
9. With Plenty Of Money And You - Tony Bennett
10. Just A Gigolo / I Ain't Got Nobody - Louis Prima

I felt like proving I'm not just a young whippersnapper. Bonus videos just for Marti after the jump!

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Robert Ganshorn Robert Ganshorn | May 4, 2008 1:17 PM

Bil, love the choices, the standards are real music. Oh, and Waymon is young, compared to me.

Bil, love The Boy From Ipanema, particularly with a bossa nova kick.

The last 24 hours for me have been all The Strokes: this one, I'll Try Anything Once, is particularly haunting.

beergoggles | May 4, 2008 1:56 PM

- Alex Gaudino - Destination Calabria (feat. Crystal Waters) - 05 - Ministry of Sound Sessions Four (disc 1)
- Amen vs. Rachel McFarlane - Lover (Found an Angel radio edit) - 07 - Wild FM, Volume 9 (disc 1)
- Apoptygma Berzerk - Nothing Else Matters - 05 - The Blackest Album An Industrial Tribute to Metallica
- David Guetta vs The Egg - Love Dont Let Me Go (House mIx)
- Dragonette - Take It Like a Man (Hoxton Whores remix) - 01 - Take It Like a Man
- Funkwerkstatt - Windrose - 11 - Mayday Compilation 2007 New Euphoria (disc 2)
- iiO - Rapture (Armin Van Buuren remix) - 08 - Breakdown The Very Best of Euphoric Dance (disc 1)
- LMC vs. U2 - Take Me to the Clouds Above - 06 - 10YK 10 Years of Kontor Records 1996-2006
- Nina Simone - Sinnerman (Felix Da Housecat's Heavenly House mix) - 02 - Verve Remixed 2
- Tomcraft & Jimmy Pop - Broadsword Calling Danny Boy - 20 - Club Sounds The Ultimate Club Dance Collection, Volume 39 (disc 1 The Stompin' Tunes)

Sorry, that's just a cut and paste from my playlist. The mp3 tagging goes: Artist - Song Title - Track - Album.

I LOVE that Nina Simone track, beergoggles. Verve Remixed 3 is the best one of the series although 2 is a darned good one too.

Top iPod Plays:

1. Don't Waste Your Heart on Me - Dixie Chicks

2. When You Come Back Down - Nickel Creek

3. Zing! Went the Strings of My Heart - Rufus Wainwright

4. I Know I Know I Know - Tegan and Sara

5. So Sorry - Feist

6. Anyone Else But You - Ellen Page & Michael Cera (Juno Soundtrack)

7. Don't Leave - Tyler James

8. No One Needs to Know - Shania Twain

9. Lovers Rock - Sade

10. Happiness - The Weepies

1. Trois Gymnopedies - Eric Satie, Aldo Ciccolini

2. The Cattle Call - Eddie Arnold

3. Ave Maria - Chanticleer

4. If I Loved You - Shirley Jones & Gordon MacRae Carousel - Original Cast Film

5. Sent For You Yesterday - Mel Tormé

6. Invisible War - Janis Siegel And Fred Hersch

7. Stay With Me - Libera

8. World Party - Waterboys

9. Wish I Didn't Miss You - Angie Stone

10. Sometimes - The Carpenters