Tuesday, December 20, 2005


I tried to make a top 20 songs list, but couldn't. Nostalgia vs. current favorites causes too much pain. So I just started with a loose definition of "all time favorites." In no particular order

Machine Gun - Jimi Hendrix (Band of Gypsies) Live at the Filmore East
Kind of Blue (Whole Album) - Miles Davis
What Would The Community Think (Whole Album) - Cat Power
Sunday Morning Coming Down - Johnny Cash
Going Back to Georgia - Nanci Griffith w/Adam Duritz
Blue Eyes Crying in the Rain - Willie Nelson
Visions of Johanna - Bob Dylan Live 1966 Royal Albert Hall
Angeles - Elliot Smith
Chickenman - Indigo Girls
Big City - Iris Dement
Never Far Away - Jack White (Cold Mountain Soundtrack)
Poems, Prayers, and Promises - John Denver
Dummy (Whole Album) - Portishead
Heart Cooks Brain - Modest Mouse
Rid of Me - P.J. Harvey
Because The Night - 10,000 Maniacs
Burn One Down - Ben Harper
A Love Supreme (Album) - John Coltrane
Back to the Earth - Rusted Root
America - Paul Simon
Rastaman Chant - Bob Marley
Pancho and Lefty - Bob Dylan and Willie Nelson
Way Over Yonder in the Minor Key - Billy Bragg w/Natalie Merchant
Cocaine Blues - Johnny Cash
Hey Baby (New Rising Sun) - Jimi Hendrix
Omaha - Counting Crows
Volcano - Damien Rice
Rocky Mountain High - John Denver
Blue Train - John Coltrane
Another Lonely Day - Ben Harper
Whiskey River - Willie Nelson
Concrete Jungle - Bob Marley
Overkill - Men At Work (Acoustic)
Out of the Woods - Nickel Creek
Concrete and Barbed Wire - Lucinda Williams
Blister in the Sun - Violent Femmes
Galileo - Indigo Girls
Sara - Bob Dylan Live 1975 The Rolling Thunder Revue
In the Morning - Built To Spill
All I Want - Joni Mitchell
Amos Moses - Jerry Reed
one - U2

and so on and on

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