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"The oysters were delighted" song lyrics?

Song detectives, can you crack this crazy-tough one? Way back in the early '90s we had a mixtape with a song that included the phrase (we think) "the oysters were delighted!" I think the mixtape's theme was moon-related. [more inside]
posted by taz on Feb 18, 2016 - 11 answers

Can you help me identify this impossible to describe folk song?

I've got very little information about a folk song, possibly traditional, in some Germanic language. But I'd really love to hear it again! [more inside]
posted by moons in june on Jan 7, 2014 - 7 answers

More songs like this

Please help me find other songs like this one. [more inside]
posted by spork on Sep 30, 2012 - 13 answers

That one site that does the things with the thingees.

What's that website (blog?) where the editors make mixtapes/playlists from somewhat slightly quirky requests? [more inside]
posted by crayon on Jul 18, 2011 - 3 answers

Best little known or obscure love songs?

Kiss Kiss Kiss Fun Fun Fun: What are your favorite little known or obscure love songs? The stuff that makes you go "Oh you have to hear this it is great?" Funny is nice, catchy is better, catchy and lively is bestest. [more inside]
posted by The Whelk on Feb 8, 2011 - 49 answers

That Blacklight Sound.

Electric Day-Glo Acid Music? Looking for songs that invoke a feeling of hot pink and neon fantasia that isn't largely electronic (analog synth is oky. Moody is okay but upbeat preferred. Bonus points for songs that reference color in the lyrics.
posted by The Whelk on May 6, 2010 - 36 answers

A steel town on a Saturday night is the champion my friends

Mixtape Filter: Songs about competition, athletics, and sportsmanship - mostly with an Olympic-Gymnastics bent?
posted by The Whelk on Feb 24, 2010 - 16 answers

Help me make a breakup mixtape

Please help me put a mixCD together for a friend who was recently dumped by her boyfriend. [more inside]
posted by Solomon on Aug 7, 2009 - 42 answers

Dancing about Architecture: Songs about art?

Dancing about Architecture: Songs about art/artists? I've got to create a mix about visual artists, art, and ect and I have no idea where to start. I've got "Andy Warhol" by David Bowie that's it. [more inside]
posted by The Whelk on Jan 4, 2009 - 58 answers

Oh, this summer I did swan dives And jack-knives for you all

Mefi Mixtape Help! I'm currently in love with "The Swimming Song" by Loudon Wainwright III. Does anyone have suggestions for songs that are equally fun, carefree and generally badass? I tried the iTunes Genius playlist but it failed. Thanks in advance.
posted by beta male on Sep 29, 2008 - 10 answers

Songs about America

I'm driving cross country and am looking to make a mix CD for the road using songs about America. Ask Metafilter has previously tackled similar questions dealing with songs about Los Angeles, California, New York, New Jersey and even Europe, but what are some of the best songs about America?
posted by DoorFrame on May 15, 2008 - 41 answers

Find-a-song: answering machine messages over guitars!

Help me find this song which features a great number of answering machine messages over pretty guitars. Please? [more inside]
posted by wemayfreeze on Oct 18, 2007 - 4 answers

Songs about Europe

What are some songs about countries or cities in Europe?
posted by catburger on Apr 8, 2007 - 46 answers

Live your life with arms wide open!

Yet another mixtape thread: Looking for songs with the theme "You are valuable." [more inside]
posted by fuzzbean on Sep 8, 2006 - 38 answers

Songs about Western and Midwestern States?

Mixtape filter: I need songs that reference any of the states of California, Nevada, Idaho, Montana, North Dakota, Minnesota, Iowa, Nebraska, Wyoming, and Utah. [more inside]
posted by sarahnade on Jun 28, 2006 - 70 answers

The other kind of math rock.

Looking for songs about math! My girlfriend's sister just got into a Ph.D. program for mathematics and we're making her a mix CD to help celebrate. Poppy indie rock especially good. [more inside]
posted by hydrophonic on Feb 23, 2006 - 68 answers

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