what year did you grad and what songs did you like?

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    slipper

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    what year did you graduate (hs or college) and what songs did you like back then? (artist and song title please)

    1998 high school

    sublime -
    santaria
    badfish

    guns and roses -
    november rain

    bone thugs and harmony -
    first of the month
    mo murda

    might bosstones -
    impression that i get
    rascal king

    rage against the machine -
    bulls on parade

    red hot chili peppers -
    under the bridge
    give it away

    REM -
    losing my religion

    Pearl jam -
    jeremy

    van halen -
    right now
     
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    Gymnut

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    '99 and I was into my Rap/hip-hop phase:

    Jay-Z
    Puff Daddy
    Mase
    Notorious B.I.G
    DJ Clue
    Lil Kim
    Black Rob
    Cypress Hill
    Big Pun
    K-Ci & Jojo
     
  3. macrumors G3

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    oooooh, now this is an original thread! ;) :)

    1999, BA(Hons) Graphic Design and Digital Media

    Underworld
    'Beaucoup Fish' but mainly 'Jumbo' and 'Cups'

    Massive Attack
    'Mezzanine'

    R.E.M.
    'Up'

    Unkle
    'Psyence Fiction'

    Portishead
    'PNYC'

    Fuzz Townshend
    'Smash It'

    Clint Mansell
    'Pi'

    Sneaker Pimps
    'Becomming X'

    Bentley Rhythm Ace
    'Bentley Rhythm Ace'

    The Cardigans
    'Gran Turismo'
     
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    vollspacken

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    '98/'99 high school/Germany:

    - Sly & Robbie - "Superthruster" (Album: "Stripped To The Bone By Howie B.", I sometimes still play that track when I dj...)
    - Beastie Boys - "Root Down (Free Zone RMX)" (off Australian "Root Down EP")
    - U.N.K.L.E - "Bloodstain"/"Unreal" (Album: "Psyence Fiction", OMG!!! I love the Boba Fett sample that connects the two tracks..!)
    - Dom & Roland - "Trauma"
    - Sci-Clone - "Closer"
    - Massive Attack - "Angel" (Album: "Mezzanine", Horace Andy's vocals on that track are just beautiful...)


    '02/'03 college/US:

    - New Order - "Temptation" (we had rented Michael Winterbottom's "24 Hour Party People" on DVD and I couldn't get that song out of my head for two semesters...)
    - Underworld - "Two Months Off" (Album: "100 Days Off", I think I'm the biggest Underworld fan on the planet ;))
    - Johnny Cash - "Hurt" (!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!)

    related to "going out :)" that said year..:
    - Sean Paul - "Get Busy" (that song will forever be connected to my college experience, even though it get's on my nerves now, "Diwali Riddim"-claps are EVERYWHERE... arrgghhh)
    - Justin Timberlake - "Rock Your Body"/"Like I Love You" (need I say more... FUNKY!!!)

    vSpacken

    [Edit] hehe, iGav and I seem to have had a similar taste in music already in '99 ;) :D [/Edit]
     
  5. macrumors newbie

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    Man I feel old.

    HS Class of 1991

    Anthrax-Persistance of Time
    Metallica-And Justice for All
    Megadeth-Countdown to Extinction


    College Class of 1995

    Anthrax-Stomp 442
    Slayer-Diabolous in Musica
    Blues Traveler- Four
     
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    Horrortaxi

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    I graduated in 1990, which happened to be a really good year for music. I can't narrow down to key songs because I tend to listen to albums as a whole. So in no particular order here's what I was listening to in 1990:

    Depeche Mode, Violator
    Jane's Addiction, Ritual de lo Habitual
    Nine Inch Nails, Pretty Hate Machine
    The Pixies, Bossa Nova
    Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds, The Good Son
    Concrete Blonde, Bloodletting
     
  8. macrumors 6502a

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    Graduated 1993.

    Not too varied in my music tastes back then.

    Metallica, Master of Puppets
    Iron Maiden, Seventh Son of a Seventh Son
    Testament, Practice What You Preach
    Megadeth, Peace Sells, But Who's Buying
    Metallica, Garage Days Inc.
     
  9. macrumors newbie

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    Grad 2001

    I Loved The Song It's My Life By Bon Jovi I 'm Not Sure What Our Other Grad Song Was As We Had 2 Of Them:)
     
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    iSaint

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    Back to the old people:

    1981 -
    Pat Benatar
    Lots of PFunk

    hah, just did a Google search for 1981's top 40. I soon I forget what I liked:

    AC/DC - Back in Black
    Ah! Leah! - Donnie Iris
    Celebration - Kool and the Gang
    Break Up Song - Greg Kihn Band
    Double Dutch Bus - Frankie Smith
    Anything by the Police!
    Quarterflash
    Hold on Loosely - .38 Special
    Phil Collins
    Blondie
    Turn Me Loose - Loverboy
    Rolling Stones
    Foreigner
    Who's Crying Now - Journey
    Young Turks - Rod Stewart

    EDIT: good grief at the thread resurrection!!!
     
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    blackfox

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    Graduated HS in 1993.

    Listening pleasures (iirc):

    Dinosaur Jr (green mind, you're living all over me)
    Sebadoh (various...)
    Superchunk (no pocky for kitty and other albums I can't remember)
    Pixies (various)
    Tribe Called Quest (various)
    My Bloody Valentine (Loveless)
    Slowdive (various)
    J Church (various)
    Arcwelder (various)
    James (various)
    Sonic Youth (Daydream Nation, Goo)


    that's all I can remember right now - mostly small-label indie rock/punk, some hip-hop (it was a golden age) and some misc others.
     
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    iGary

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    1988

    U2
    Joshua Tree

    The Smiths
    Meat is Murder

    Rush
    A Show of Hands

    Rush
    Presto
     
  13. macrumors G4

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    1995 from Uni

    The albums I remember listening to then were:-

    Portishead - Dummy
    Suede - Dog Man Star
    Pink Floyd - Wish you were here
     
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    Sharewaredemon

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    2004 - High school.

    The Get Up Kids - Overdue

    The Get Up Kids - Sympathy

    Belle and Sebastian - Sleep the Clock Around

    Spoon - The Way We Get By

    Seafood - Led By Bison

    Bugs In Amber - Flute Song

    Church - Under The Milky Way

    I just so happen to make a playlist of my top 25 every 4 or so months. So those songs were on my top 25 for May - October 2004.
     
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    Jaffa Cake

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    It was the summer of 1998, and all the really cool kids were graduating with their BA Honours in Graphic Design. :)

    I was listening to these new releases that year...

    Paul Weller – Modern Classics

    Gomez – Bring It On

    Portishead – Roseland NYC Live

    The Beautiful South – Quench
     
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    1985 high school

    everybody wants to rule the world - tears for fears
    sea of love - honeydrippers
    in my house - maryjane girls
    voices carry - til tuesday
    method of modern love - daryl hall & jpohn oates
    money for nothing - dire straits

    1989 Uni

    bust a move - young mc
    18 & life - skid row
    welcome to the jungle - GNR
    stand - REM
    end of the innocence - don henley
    tom petty - free fallin


    1994 - law school

    loser - beck
    basket case - green day
    mr jones - counting crows
    kiss from a rose - seal
    patience of angels - eddi reader
     
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    2nyRiggz

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    High School - 98
    Beenie man
    Beres Hammond
    More Raga


    College/uni - 2002

    Too much to list....my taste had grown since high school.


    Bless
     

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