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your Top Ten (or 20) favorite 60's songs

Discuss your favorite songs, artists or post your top ten lists from the new wave era or related genres.

your Top Ten (or 20) favorite 60's songs

Postby Cheetos » Mon Jul 05, 2004 11:22 pm

Here's my faves. Anyone else?

Barry & The Remains - Time of Day
The Chocolate Watch Band - In The Past
The Animals - Inside Looking Out
The Blue Magoos - We Ain't Got Nothin' Yet
Electric Prunes - Are You Lovin' Me More...
The Yardbirds - Happenings Ten Years Time Ago
The Standells - Medication
Spirit - 1984
Them - Baby Please Don't Go
Jefferson Airplane - Somebody To Love
Jim Kweskin Jug Band - The Sheik Of Araby
Question Mark & The Mysterians - 8 Teen
The Association - Requiem For The Masses
Quicksilver Messenger Service - Gold And Silver
The Beatles - Don't Pass Me By
The Byrds - Baby Blue
The Illusion - Bright Eyes
Frijid Pink - Tell Me Why
MC5 - Kick Out The Jams
Jimi Hendrix - All Along The Watchtower
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Postby ExRat » Tue Jul 06, 2004 2:34 am

Cool post Cheetos! I really like a lot of sixties stuff, albeit not usually as much as the new wave and punk stuff from the seventies and eighties but here goes:

Arthur Brown - "Fire"
Velvet Underground - most everything by them.
NEIL DIAMOND - scoff and hurrumph all you like, the man is cool.
Marianne Faithfull - everything.
Rolling Stones - most everything.
Sam Cooke - most everything.
Dick Dale - most everything.
Jefferson Airplane - "Lather"
Ketty Lester - "Love Letters"
MC5 - "Kick Out the Jams"
Dave Clark 5 - "Glad All Over"
Rolf Harris - "Tie Me Kangaroo Down, Sport"

There's about a million others...
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Postby oneno » Tue Jul 06, 2004 3:04 am

In the year 2525-Zagger and evans
Sugar Town-Nancy Sinatra
These Boots-Nancy sinatra
Pretty Ballerina-The left bank
tip toe through the tulips-tiny tim
David Bowie-Space oddity
Hello it's me-Nazz (Todd Rundgren)
Rain and tears-Aphrodites Child (Vangelis)
Wild Thing - Troggs
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Postby devildog » Tue Jul 06, 2004 3:25 am

My favorites:

The Association-"Windy"
The Bee Gees-"Odessa(City On The Black Sea)"-Yep, They WERE from the 60's!!!
The Beatles-"She Said She Said"
Classics IV-"Stormy"
Martha & The Vandellas-"Nowhere To Run"
Status Quo-"Pictures Of Matchstick Men"
Spanky & Our Gang-"Like To Get To Know You"
The Cowsills-"The Rain, The Park & Other Things"
Junior Walker & The Allstars- What Does It Take (To Win Your Love)"
Steppenwolf-"The Pusher"
Led Zeppelin-"Tangerine"
Moody Blues-"Tuesday Afternoon"
The Doors-"Soul Kitchen"
Simon & Garfunkle-"To Emily, Wherever I May Find Her"
The Zombies-"Care Of Cell 44"
Beach Boys-"God Only knows"
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Postby MikeP » Tue Jul 06, 2004 4:34 am

Man oh man, too many!

"It's All Too Much" - The Beatles
"Over Under Sideways Down" - The Yardbirds
"Your Mother Should Know" - The Beatles
"Care of Cell 44" - The Zombies
"Tuesday Afternoon" - The Moody Blues
"Crystal Ship" - The Doors
"Comin' Back to Me" - Jefferson Airplane
"Thoughts and Words" - The Byrds
"The Court of the Crimson King" - King Crimson
"Little Black Egg" - The Nightcrawlers
"More and More Amor" - Herb Alpert & The Tijuana Brass
"Theme from a Fistful of Dollars" - Ennio Morricone
"My World Is Empty Without You" - The Supremes
"Jimmy Mack" - Martha and The Vandellas
"Keep Searchin' (We'll Follow the Sun)" - Del Shannon
"Kicks" - Paul Revere & The Raiders
"Positively 4th Street" - Bob Dylan
"Something in the Air" - Thunderclap Newman
"Sunny Afternoon" - The Kinks
"Gimme Shelter" - The Rolling Stones
"Georgie Girl" - The Seekers
"Reach Out (I'll Be There)" - The Four Tops
"Do You Believe in Magic?" - The Lovin' Spoonful
"I Saw Her Again Last Night" - The Mamas & The Papas
"Liar, Liar" - The Castaways
"There Is" - The Dells
"I Fought The Law" - The Bobby Fuller Four
"Psychotic Reaction" - The Count Five
"The Red Telephone" - Love
"Selfish One" - Jackie Ross
"Different Drum" - The Stone Poneys
"Don't Look Now (It Ain't You or Me)" - CCR
"Let's Live For Today" - The Grass Roots
"Pay You Back with Interest" - The Hollies
"Itchycoo Park" - The Small Faces
"No Time" - The Guess Who
"Soul Deep" - The Box Tops

... I better stop here![:0]
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Postby EchoBeachBunnyBoy » Tue Jul 06, 2004 6:33 am

"These Boots Are Made For Walking"- Nancy Sinatra
"Hello Mary Lou" - Ricky Nelson
"Little Town Flirt" - Del Shannon
"Blue Velvet" - Bobby Vinton
"The "In" Crowd" - Dobie Gray
"96 Tears" - ? & The Mysterians
"Lil' Red Riding Hood" - Sam The Sham & The Pharaohs
"To Sir With Love" - Lulu
"A Whiter Shade Of Pale" - Procol Harum
"Mountain of Love" - Johnny Rivers
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Postby Grunch » Tue Jul 06, 2004 11:36 am

Way too many favorites to limit to 20, so I am just listing a few that come to mind, in no particular order:

Love - Forever Changes (Yes, the whole LP must be kept intact!!)
Blind Faith - Had To Cry Today
Argent - Dance In The Smoke
Spirit - Give A Life Take A Life
Frost - Love In The Shadows
Cream - What A Bringdown
Mountain - Travelin' In The Dark
Beatles - She Said....
Aretha Franklin - I Never Loved A Man (The Way I Love You)
Gun - Sunshine

Love anything on Stax/Volt, lots of the english soul groups
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Postby KYYX4ever » Wed Jul 07, 2004 5:54 am

Shirelles - Soldier Boy
Human Beinz - Nobody But Me
Castaways - Liar Liar
Classics IV - Spooky
Coasters - Charlie Brown
Crystals - Then He Kissed me
Jimmy Gilmer & the Fireballs - Sugar Shack
Swinging Medallions - Double Shot of my Baby's Love
Sir Douglas Quintet - She's About a Mover
Ides of March - Vehicle
Vogues - Five O'Clock World
Archies - Sunshine & Sugar Sugar (totally infectious ! )
Zombies - Time of the Season
Beatles - I Want to Hold Your Hand, Love Me Do, ALL that old stuff
Fats Domino - I'm Walkin', Blueberry Hill
Freddy "Boom Boom" Cannon - Way Down Yonder in New Orleans
Otis Day - Shout
Byrds - 8 Miles High
Manfred Mann - The Mighty Quinn
Nancy Sinatra w/ Lee Hazelwood - Some Velvet Morning
Jefferson Airplane - White Rabbit, Embryonic Journey

...and many more !
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Postby randy » Sun Jul 25, 2004 5:20 am

Maybe I missed them but I dont see any mention of The Animals!!

Animals-San Fransiscan Nights
Animals-Dont Let Me Be Misunderstood
Donovan--Season Of The Witch
Mamas And Papas--California Dreaming
David Bowie--Laughing Gnome
Turtles--Happy Together
1910 Fruitgum Company--Yummy Yummy
Tommy Roe - Dizzy
Monkees--Last Train To Clarksville
5th Dimension-Aquarius
Joe South--Games People Play
Rolling Stones--Heart Of Stone--(Any 60's Stones actually)

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Postby jumpshift » Sat Oct 15, 2005 6:53 pm

1. anything & everything by the Beatles
2. carpet man - 5th dimension
3. i get around - the beach boys
4. everything that touches you - association
5. question of temperature - balloon farm
6. soul finger - bar-kays
7. funky judge - bull & the matadors
8. we can fly - cowsills
9. Tracy - Cuff Links
10. summer nights - marianne faithful
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Postby Panorama » Sat Oct 15, 2005 9:14 pm

The Beatles - Something
The Beatles - In My Life
Dean Martin - Sway
Doris Day - Perhaps, Perhaps, Perhaps
Etta James - At Last
Question Mark & The Mysterians - 96 Tears

Just about anything from the Beatles, Stones, Pink Floyd, The Who

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Postby Prefab Sprouter » Wed Jun 14, 2006 8:35 pm

Wow the 60's!! If you can remember them then you werent there!!

Hmmm lets see

"Lucifer Sam" - Pink Floyd

"Embryonic Journey" - Jefferson Airplane

"Neville Thumbcatch" - The Attack

"The Burning of the Midnight Lamp" - Jimi Hendrix

"Baby I love You" - The Ronettes

Anything by the Walker Brothers

"A Day in the Life" - The Beatles

"For the Benefit of Mr. Kite" - The Beatles

"Ruby Tuesday" - The Rolling Stones

"Sympathy for the Devil" - The Rolling Stones

"Fire" - The Crazy World of Arthur Brown

"Deserted Cities of the Heart" - Cream

"Excerpt from a Teenage Opera" - Keith West

"Over Under sideways Down" - The Yardbirds

"Eight Miles High" - The Byrds

"My Name is Jack" - Manfred Mann

"Time is Tight" - Booker T & MG's

"Aint That Peculiar" - Marvin Gaye

"I Cant Turn You Loose" - Otis Redding (In fact anything by him!)

"Fresh Garbage" - Spirit

"Mona" - Quicksilver Messenger Service
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Postby KYYX4ever » Thu Jun 15, 2006 5:03 am

[quote][i]Originally posted by Prefab Sprouter[/i]
<br>"Lucifer Sam" - Pink Floyd[/quote]

oh my yes! I was just listening to this the other day, totally loving it. Awesome stuff, that psychedelic-era Pink Floyd.[:)]
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Postby Mechi » Fri Jun 16, 2006 7:53 am

Eight days a week- The Beatles
Help- The Beatles
Turn turn turn- The Byrds
I get around- The Beach Boys
Cry baby- Janis Joplin
Christmas- The Who
Pinball wizard- The Who
Communication breakdown- Led Zeppelin

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Postby DevoManiac101 » Fri Jun 16, 2006 8:19 am

Randy & The Rainbows - Happy Teenager
Take a listen to this, simply amazing! The one song from the decade that deserves a daily play
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