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Offline Natura Wolf

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The music survey
« on: February 03, 2014, 11:24:18 am »
Hey there,

After listening to Bonnie Tyler's famous 'holding out for a hero'.  I kinda wondered, is that the most epic action song ever.  I mean we were playing it on our heads while the teacher was doing articulations and annotations, etc, and it made it more interesting.  I honestly think that is the top action song ever.  But I wonder what everone else's is as well as other categories.  So for a survey (and maybe eventual competition) I want to allow everyone an opportunity to vote for 'BEST SONGS OF THE EMOTION'.  The categories are:

 - Best Action song (fight scenes, climax part of movies or highly physical/adventerous parts of films)
 - Best Romantic song (Intimate, Love and unrequited love scenes)
 - Best Music song (I'm actually going for songs that people can randomly and cheese burst into and get away with it)
 - Best Horror song (A song that can actually creep you out, if you listened to it in the dark)
 - Best Comedic song (A song to make you laugh)

There we go, our categories.

Best Actions -
Best Romance -
Best Musical -
Best Horror -
Best Comedic -

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Re: The music survey
« Reply #1 on: February 03, 2014, 11:35:47 am »
Best Actions - Bonnie Tyler - Holding Out For A Hero : http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7f_HsjpSVaI
Best Romance - Love Actually Soundtrack - Glasgow Love Theme : http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r-Juy0ZYkcY
Best Musical - Buffy The Vampire Slayer - I've Got Theory : http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NPplDPm2m4Y (I just love the fact there is a theory about BUNNIES!!!)
Best Horror - Sabres of Paradise - Haunted Dancehall : http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ozuFCYJQ4os
Best Comedic - stephen lynch - beelz : http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nOc5JBkWnJs

Offline Mu Rho Ni

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Re: The music survey
« Reply #2 on: February 03, 2014, 03:08:13 pm »
Idk if this counts but these songs aren't necessarily scene songs if you will but they're songs i can see these senarios playing out to.

Action: toss up between blow me away by breaking benjamin and disturbeds indestructible.

Romance: oddly enough i can see a romantic/ dramatic scene playing out to to breaking benjamins dance with the devil and evil angel.

Comedy: bird is the word............that is all

Musical: would either have to be rick astleys never gonna give you up or singing in the rain .

Horror: Probably has to be disturbeds into the night. and like i say get a little kid to sing twinkle twinkle little star in the right setting and you'll need. a new set of undies.
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Re: The music survey
« Reply #3 on: February 05, 2014, 12:45:28 am »
For these songs, it's less "movie scene" songs, more songs that provoke specific emotions.


Best Actions - "Cochise" by Audioslave.

Best Romance - Coldplay's "The Hardest Part"

Best Musical - Weezer's "Buddy Holly"

Best Horror - Ether "Climbing Op The Walls" by Radiohead, or "Applebite" by Soundgarden; I had a seriously awful nightmare to the later.

Best Comedic - "Paul Revere" by the Beastie Boys.

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Re: The music survey
« Reply #4 on: February 05, 2014, 04:02:15 pm »
Best Actions - Night  Fight scene for Couching Tiger Hidden Dragon
Best Romance - cannot  say 
Best Musical - West Side Story
Best Horror - The Score to the Original Psycho.
Best Comedic -Chiron Beta Prime by Jonathan Coulton

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Re: The music survey
« Reply #5 on: February 05, 2014, 05:57:01 pm »
best actions- he's a pirate
best romance- cloud atlas sextet
best horror- not a song but the sounds of saturn
best musical- avenue Q, an example is schadenfreude
best comedic- also Avenue Q
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Re: The music survey
« Reply #6 on: February 06, 2014, 01:24:54 pm »
Best Actions - Infected Mushroom - The Pretender (Foo Fighters Cover)
Best Romance - Daft punk - Something about us
Best Musical - Epic Score - Bury my soul
Best Horror - can't choose from these three Slicey - Dead Silence (Dubstep Remix), Savage Genetics - Silent Hill (Dubstep Remix), Receptor - lullaby (feat K.I.R.A)[original mix]
Best Comedic - George Formby - When I'm Cleaning Windows

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Re: The music survey
« Reply #7 on: February 07, 2014, 08:05:57 pm »
I might comment on this thread several times as I consider a lot of songs to fit these categories depending on what long term mood I'm in.



Best Actions - The Dream Is Always the Same by Tangerine Dream
Best Romance - Fresh by Daft punk
Best Musical - If More People Join In, The Song Will Get Better from Family Guy
Best Horror - Replicas by John Williams
Best Comedic - If More People Join In, The Song Will Get Better from Family Guy

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