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  • Questions on my top 10

    28 Sep 2008, 16:23 by Ganny

    My Top 10
    01 Utada Hikaru (No surprises there :P)
    02 morning musume
    03 植松伸夫
    04 後藤真希 (:O What is she doing so high up?)
    05 Angela Aki
    06 Utada (I must've listened to her more than I thought... o_O)
    07 Yamashita Kousuke
    08 大塚愛
    09 High King
    10 John Williams

    Now answer the questions according to the numbers:

    What was the first song you ever heard by 6?
    Does that include her being Utada Hikaru or just as Utada? If just as Utada, then it was Easy Breezy (Ugh :O)

    What is your favorite album of 2?
    Probably Rainbow 7 or SEXY 8 BEAT. I'd probably end up putting their next album up there though.

    What is your favorite lyric that 5 has sung?
    'For you put the dream in my reality' - Kiss Me Good-Bye (Not really my fave, but I can't think of anything to put in XD)

    How many times have you seen 4 live?
    Once, and that was when she was part of morning musume!

    What is your favorite song by 7?
    Probably either Tsukushi or Hana Yori Dango 2 Main Theme

    What is a good memory you have involving the music of 10?
    Watching Star Wars while listening to it... The guy is a legend. His Harry Potter work is nice too.

    Is there a song of 3 that makes you sad?
    I guess not... Unless you call 'Entering the Promised Land' sad?

    What is your favorite lyric that 2 has sung?
    Erm... What lyric of morning musume don't I like? :O If I wrote out all my favorite lyrics, I'd be here for ages!

    What is your favorite song by 9?
    They olny did 2 songs... I guess Kioku no Merio gets the nod over Cinderella/Complex

    How did you get into 3?
    He did the OST best set of video games in the world (Final Fantasy).

    What was the first song you heard by 1?
    Probably Final Distance or First Love, can't remember which.

    What is your favorite song by 4?
    Hmmm…it really depends on my mood. Lately? I haven't been listening to her much really, but I like LIFE better than most tracks...

    How many times have you seen 9 live?
    Never, they're a one shot group and I never got to Japan before they stopped doing lives :O

    What is a good memory you have involving 2?
    They cheer me up when I'm down, mostly :O Songs like Koko ni Iruzee and Love Machine are just so upbeat, you can't help but be cheered

    Is there a song of 8 that makes you sad?
    Planetarium and Daisuki da yo

    What is your favorite album of 5?
    TODAY is just slightly better than HOME, but it's a close thing

    What is your favourite lyric that 3 has sung?
    He doesn't do lyrics o.o

    What is your favourite song of 1?
    Prisoner of Love, Letters,

    What is your favourite song of 10?
    Probably Anakin vs. Obi-Wan, Battle of the Heroes and Across the Stars

    How many times have you seen 8 live?
    3 times... Haven't seen her since last year though...

    What is your favourite album of 1?
    Heart Station is best... Although ULTRA BLUE and DEEP RIVER come mighty close.

    What is a great memory you have considering 9?
    A great memory was seeing the play that goes with the single

    What was the first song you heard by 8?
    Planetarium. I heard it on Hana Yori Dango and it was love with first listening XD

    What is your favorite cover by 2?
    I guess you mean cover songs? Pepper Keibu was awesome!!! As Junjun said, there's something about the Morning Musume-ishness about it which makes it special.
  • 50 Questions About My Top 50

    31 Aug 2008, 02:58 by cjmarsicano

    1.How did you get into 29? Joy Division
    A bit late - about ten years ago when I finally got off my ass and bought their albums.

    2. What was the first song you ever heard by 22? Hüsker Dü
    Real World

    3. What's your favorite lyric by 33? John Coltrane
    "A love supreme... a love supreme..."

    4. How did you get into 49? Deicide
    I saw a local death metal band, Ossuary encore with "Suicidal Sacrifice"

    5. How many albums by 13 do you own? Iggy Pop
    At least 15.

    6. What is your favorite song by 50? New York Dolls
    Chatterbox

    7. Is there a song by 39 that makes you sad? Circle Jerks
    No, there isn't.

    8. What is your favorite song by 15? Rollins Band
    Tearing

    9. What is your favorite song by 5? Nine Inch Nails
    Closer

    10. Is there a song by 6 that makes you happy? King Crimson
    Heartbeat

    11. What is the worst song by 40? Public Image Ltd.
    Fodderstompf. I still like it, though.

    12. What is your favorite song by 10? PUFFY
    "JOINING A FAN CLUB"

    13. What is a good memory you have involving 30? berryz koubou
    Thinking of their song "Today Is My Birthday" when it actually is my birthday!

    14 What is your favorite album by 38? Tommy february6
    SwEEt dREAM

    15. Is there a song by 19 that makes you happy? Hank Williams III
    His cover of Black Flag's "No Values" (with Mother Superior backing him) because he does such a brilliant vocal on it.

    16. Is there a song by 25 that makes you sad? Vladimir Horowitz
    No. I was sad when he died.

    17. What is the first song you ever heard by 23? The Fall
    Bingo Master's Break Out

    18. What's your favorite lyric by 11? Bright Eyes
    "I'm sure the TV sets will tell us when someone reinvents the wheel. Till then we'll have a million conversations about shit that isn't real."

    19. Who is a favorite member of 1? morning musume
    Reina Tanaka! :) <3

    20. Is there a song by 14 that makes you happy? The Sex Pistols
    Bodies. There's something quite positive about yelling "Fuck this and fuck that! Fuck it all and fuck the fucking brat!" along with Johnny Rotten.

    21. What is a good memory involving 27? The Peanuts
    My fiancee seeing a copy of one of their greatest hits CDs on my kitchen counter and saying, "What is this? Japanese girls aren't enough for you, you have to have Japanese grandmothers, too?"

    22. What is your favorite song by 16? Jandek
    Catch A Smile

    23. What is the first song you ever heard by 47? Jello Biafra with The Melvins
    Plethysmograph

    24. What is your favorite album by 18? The Beatles
    It's a tie between Revolver and A Hard Day's Night.

    25. What is your favorite song by 21? Sonic Youth
    Candle

    26. What is the first song you ever heard by 26? Justin Duerr and The Etheric Phoenix of L.O.V.E.
    Justin is a friend of mine since I met him when his band Northern Liberties opened for Mike Watt in 2004, so the first song I heard from this project of his was the opening track of the CD, "Understanding".

    27. What is your favorite album by 3? W
    Duo U&U

    28. What is you favorite song by 2? The Stooges
    My Idea of Fun

    29. What was the first song you ever heard by 32? Meat Puppets
    Tumblin' Tumbleweeds

    30. What is you favorite song by 8? Minutemen
    Bob Dylan Wrote Propaganda Songs

    31. How many times have you seen 17 live? Brian Eno
    None, unfortunately. He doesn't play live.

    32. Is there a song by 44 that makes you happy? ℃-ute
    まっさらブルージーンズ

    33. How did you get into 12? Whiteberry
    I heard "natsu matsuri" on a NOW-style compilation of Japanese pop hits.

    34. What is the worst song by 45? Body Count
    Not sure.

    35. What was the first song you ever heard by 34? The Clash
    I heard three songs from the American version of their first album on the local public radio station. One of them was their version of "I Fought the Law". I don't remember what the other two were, one of them might have been "Clash City Rockers".

    36. What is the first song you ever heard by 48? Flipper
    Ha Ha Ha

    37. How many times have you seen 42 live? Einstürzende Neubauten
    None.

    38. What is you favorite song by 36? The Dickies
    Nights In White Satin

    39. What was the first song you ever heard by 28? Mini-Moni
    I actually don't remember.

    40. What is your favorite album by 7? Black Flag
    Loose Nut.

    41. Is there a song by 31 that makes you happy? Dead Kennedys
    Not anymore, because it pisses me off that the other three ex-members sued Jello Biafra, used that lawsuit as an excuse to attach their names to songs he wrote by himself, and then ran the Dead Kennedys' legacy into the ground with those fucking reunion tours.

    42. What is your favorite album by 41? The Monkees
    Regional Girl

    43. What is your favorite song by 24? Captain Beefheart & His Magic Band
    Ice Cream for Crow

    44. What is a good memory you have involving 46? Hawthorne Heights
    The first time I heard their second album (via a pre-release leak) and thought to myself, "Why do people think this band is so terrible? They're not!"

    45. What is your favorite song by 35? Miles Davis
    Freddie Freeloader

    46. Is there a song by 9 that makes you happy? Robert Fripp
    You Burn Me Up I'm a Cigarette

    47. What is your favorite album by 4? Frank Sinatra
    The Capitol Years

    48. Who is a favorite member of 37? Northern Liberties
    I say this with a severe bias as he's a friend of mine, but Justin Duerr.

    49. What is the first song you ever heard by 43? 月島きらり starring 久住小春 (モーニング娘。)
    恋☆カナ

    50. What is your favorite song by 20? William Ackerman
    The Bricklayer's Beautiful Daughter