ABC music game

a21schizoidmana21schizoidman Prog-nosticator
edited December 2008 in History of Rock
Here's a game for all ya guys
ABC game!!! go through the alphabet with all your favorite bands that start with each letter, then your favorite songs BUT THEY CANNOT BE BY ANY BANDS ALREADY LISTED!!!, then again with favorite albums, but again, each band can only be listed once!! enjoy! (note: "The" doesnt go under T)




here's mine:
A - Alan Parsons Project
B - Boston
C - Camel
D - The Doors
E - Emerson Lake & Palmer
F - Fleetwood Mac
G - Grand Funk Railroad
H - Hawkwind
I - Ides of March
J - Jethro Tull
K - King Crimson
L - Lang, Johnny
M - Molly Hatchet
N - Nektar
O - Outlaws
P - Pink Floyd
Q - Quicksilver Messenger Service
R - REO Speedwagon
S - Supertramp
T - Talking Heads
U - Uriah Heep
V - Vanilla Fudge
W - Wings
X - X
Y - Yes
Z - ZZ Top

Albums:

A - Automatic For the People - REM
B - Bad Company - Bad Company
C - Cuttin Heads - John Mellencamp
D - Disintegration - The Cure
E - Eve 6 - Eve 6
F - Fate of Nations - Robert Plant
G - Genesis Live - Genesis
H - Heavy - Iron Butterfly
I - It's A Beautiful Day - It's A Beautiful Day
J - Journey To the Centre of the Earth - Rick Wakeman
K - Kansas - Kansas
L - LIE Love and Terror Cult - Charles Manson
M - Moving Waves - Focus
N - No Sleep Til Hammersmith - Motorhead
O - Ozark Mountain Daredevils - Ozark Mountain Daredevils
P - Peaceful Amnesty - the Crawpuppies
Q - Queen II - Queen
R - River of Dreams - Billy Joel
S - Spartacus - Triumvirat
T - Throwing Copper - Live
U - Under A Blood Red Sky - U2
V - Velvet Underground & Nico - Velvet Underground
W - White Ladder - David Gray
X - X - INXS
Y - Year of the Cat - Al Stewart
Z - The Zodiac: Cosmic Sounds - Mort Garson

Songs:
A - All The Way to Memphis - Mott the Hoople
B - Beam Me Up Scotty - Aliotta Haynes Jeremiah
C - Circles - Manfred Mann's Earth Band
D - Decline & Fall - Atomic Rooster
E - Escape - Journey
F - Father Christmas - The Kinks
G - Good Times Roll - The Cars
H - Hidden Treasure - Traffic
I - I'm Telling You Now - Freddie & the Dreamers
J - Jet Airliner - Steve Miller Band
K - King of Twilight - Nektar
L - Like the Weather - 10,000 Maniacs
M - Miss Mistreated - Rainbow
N - Never Been to Spain - Three Dog Night
O - Oliver's Army - Elvis Costello
P - Peace Train - Cat Stevens
Q - Question - Moody Blues
R - Radioactive - The Firm
S - Shooting Shark - Blue Oyster Cult
T - Train Train - Blackfoot
U - Under the Bridge - Red Hot Chili Peppers
V - Voodoo Child (Slight Return) - Jimi Hendrix Experience
W - When I Was Young - the Animals
X - X & Y - Coldplay
Y - Yoo Doo Right - Can
Z - Zero - Smashing Pumpkins

Comments

  • RunesmithRunesmith Headliner
    edited December 2008
    This is a pretty cool topic! Nice to know someone else actually knows who X is.

    A - ABC
    B - The Bangles
    C - The Cure
    D - Depeche Mode
    E - Elton John
    F - Foghat
    G - Genesis
    H - Husker Du
    I - Idol, Billy
    J - The Jam
    K - Kid Creole & The Coconuts
    L - Lowe, Nick
    M - Morissey
    N - Nirvana
    O - Oingo Boingo
    P - The Pretenders
    Q - Queen
    R - Roxy Music
    S - The Smiths
    T - The Tubes
    U - Ultravox
    V - Venom
    W - The Wonder Stuff
    X - XTC
    Y - Yaz
    Z - Zwan
  • Xaris3514Xaris3514 Opening Act
    edited December 2008
    A - Amon Amarth
    B - Blind Guardian
    C - Conception
    D - Derdian
    E - Eisbrecher
    F - Fear Factory
    G - Galneryus
    H - Helloween
    I - Iron Maiden
    J - Judas Priest
    K - Kamelot
    L - Liquid Tension Experiment
    M - Machinae Supremacy
    N - Nightwish
    O - Ozzy Osbourne
    P - The Protomen
    Q - Queensryche
    R - Rush
    S - Sonata Arctica
    T - Tyr
    U -
    V - Van Halen
    W - Within Temptation
    X - Xandria
    Y - Yngwie Malmsteen
    Z -
  • WFJRez81WFJRez81 Opening Act
    edited December 2008
    A - AC/DC
    B - Blink-182
    C - Creed
    D - Disturbed
    E - Emery
    F - Foo Fighters
    G - Green Day
    H - Hawthorne Heights
    I - Incubus
    J - Judas Priest
    K - Korn
    L - Linkin Park
    M - Metallica
    N - Nickelback
    O - The Offspring
    P - The Police
    Q - Queen
    R - Red Hot Chili Peppers
    S - System Of A Down
    T - Thrice
    U - Underoath
    V - Velvet Revolver
    W - The White Stripes
    X - X
    Y - Yellowcard
    Z - ZZ Top
  • MdrnDayWarriorMdrnDayWarrior Rising Star
    edited December 2008
    A - Alice In Chains
    B - Beastie Boys
    C - The Clash
    D - David Bowie
    E - Emerson, Lake, & Palmer
    F - Flight of the Conchords
    G - Grateful Dead
    H - Hole
    I - Iron Maiden
    J - Jane's Addiction
    K - Karate High School
    L - Led Zeppelin
    M - Mustard Plug
    N - Nirvana
    O - Oasis
    P - Pearl Jam
    Q - Queen
    R - Rush
    S - Sonic Youth
    T - The Toasters
    U - ?
    V - Velvet Underground
    W - The Who
    X - ?
    Y - Yes
    Z - ?
  • DarkSide247DarkSide247 Road Warrior
    edited December 2008
    A - Andrew W.K.
    B - Black Crowes, The
    C - Cream
    D - Deep Purple
    E - Electric Wizard
    F - Frank Zappa
    G - Gong
    H - Henry Cow
    I - Iommi
    J - Joni Mitchell
    K - Killers
    L - Lake, Greg
    M - Marillion
    N - Nine Inch Nails
    O - Ozric Tentacles
    P - Porcupine Tree
    Q - Q
    R - Radiohead
    S - Syd Barrett
    T - Tangerine Dream
    U - UK
    V - Van der Graaf Generator
    W - W.A.S.P.
    X - X JAPAN
    Y - Y
    Z - Zebra
  • JixzerJixzer Hillbilly Deluxe
    edited December 2008
    A - Allen, Gary
    B - Black, Clint
    C - Carrington, Rodney
    D - Diffie, Joe
    E - Eagles, The
    F - Flatt and Scruggs
    G - Greenwood, Lee
    H - Hill, Faith
    I - Ingram, Jack
    J - Judds, The
    K - Keith, Toby
    L - LeDoux, Chris
    M - Milsap, Ronnie
    N - Nichols, Joe
    O - Osborne Brothers, The
    P - Paisley, Brad
    Q - ?
    R - Rascall Flatts
    S - Strait, George
    T - Tomlinson, Trent
    U - Urban, Keith
    V - Vassar, Phil
    W - Worley, Darryl
    X - ?
    Y - Yearwood, Trisha
    Z - ?
  • onduvalstonduvalst Road Warrior
    edited December 2008
    A - Alice Cooper
    B - Billy Joel
    C - Creedence Clearwater Revival
    D - Dolly Parton
    E - E L O
    F - Fratellis
    G - Great White
    H - Huey Lewis and The News
    I -
    J - Jimmy Buffett
    K - K C and the Sunshine Band
    L - Lisa Loeb
    M - Meat Loaf
    N - Neil Diamond
    O - Otis Redding
    P - Pink Martini
    Q - Queen Latifah
    R - Rusted Root
    S - Styx
    T -
    U -
    V - Van Morrison
    W - Warren Zevon
    X -
    Y - Yard Byrds
    Z - Zombie,Rob
  • afterstasisafterstasis Washed Up
    edited December 2008
    i promise i'm gonna do this... i've been drunk for 2 days straight...

    so yeah, this space reserved for my list...
  • Xaris3514Xaris3514 Opening Act
    edited December 2008
    Don't the rules say that you can't post artists that have already been posted?
  • koolwankkoolwank Opening Act
    edited December 2008
    And you will know us by the trail of dead
    Bruce Springsteen
    Chemical Brothers
    Deftones
    Esbjorn Svensson Trio (EST)
    Far
    Guns n' Roses
    Hold Steady
    Ice Cube
    Jeff Buckley
    Korn
    Living Colour
    Massive Attack
    Nine Inch Nails
    Oasis
    Pantera
    Queens of the Stone Age
    Rancid
    Smashing Pumpkins
    Tool
    U2
    Vision of Disorder
    Weakerthans
    X-Ecutioners
    Yeah Yeah Yeahs
    Zutons
  • a21schizoidmana21schizoidman Prog-nosticator
    edited December 2008
    Xaris3514;1670218 said:
    Don't the rules say that you can't post artists that have already been posted?
    only within ur own lists, i havent finished mine yet, i had a rough night, i was saying that ABC of ur favorite artists, then without using any of the same artists, ABC of your favorite songs, then again with albums
  • Xaris3514Xaris3514 Opening Act
    edited December 2008
    a21schizoidman;1670328 said:
    only within ur own lists, i havent finished mine yet, i had a rough night, i was saying that ABC of ur favorite artists, then without using any of the same artists, ABC of your favorite songs, then again with albums
    Ah, I get it.

    In that case:

    Artists:
    A - Amon Amarth
    B - Blind Guardian
    C - Conception
    D - Derdian
    E - Eisbrecher
    F - Fear Factory
    G - Galneryus
    H - Helloween
    I - Iron Maiden
    J - Judas Priest
    K - Kamelot
    L - Liquid Tension Experiment
    M - Machinae Supremacy
    N - Nightwish
    O - Ozzy Osbourne
    P - The Protomen
    Q - Queensryche
    R - Rush
    S - Sonata Arctica
    T - Tyr
    U -
    V - Van Halen
    W - Within Temptation
    X - Xandria
    Y - Yngwie Malmsteen
    Z -

    Albums:
    A - Aeronautics by Masterplan
    B - Beyond the End of Despair by Galneryus
    C - Countdown to Extinction by Megadeth
    D - Deadache by Lordi
    E - Evernight by Battlelore
    F - A Farewell to Kings by Rush (its listed with albums that start with F on my Zune, shut it.)
    G - Gambling With the Devil by Helloween
    H - Heaven and Hell by Heaven and Hell
    I - Images and Words by Dream Theater
    J -
    K - Karma by Kamelot
    L - Liquid Tension Experiment by Liquid Tension Experiment
    M - My Favorite Headache by Geddy Lee
    N - The Number of the Beast by Iron Maiden
    O - Overworld by Machinae Supremacy
    P - The Protomen by The Protomen
    Q -
    R - Ragnarok by Tyr
    S - The Slip by Nine Inch Nails
    T - A Twist in the Myth by Blind Guardian
    U - Undertow by Tool
    V - V: The New Mythology Suite by Symphony X
    W - Winterheart's Guild by Sonata Arctica
    X -
    Y -
    Z -

    Songs:
    Yeah, my collection has over 3000 songs, this one's not happening.
  • Alright_ComputerAlright_Computer Butt Neck
    edited December 2008
    Bands:
    A - Alice in Chains
    B - Beck
    C - Catherine Wheel
    D - The Doors
    E - Explosions in the Sky
    F - Flaming Lips
    G - Galaxie 500
    H - Husker Du
    I - Interpol
    J - The Jesus and Mary Chain
    K - The Killers
    L - Lush
    M - Muse
    N - Nine Inch Nails
    O - Oasis
    P - Pixies
    Q - Queen
    R - Radiohead
    S - Silversun Pickups
    T - Tool
    U - U2
    V - The Verve
    W - The Who
    X - X Japan (I honestly haven't heard of any other bands starting with X, so they win by default)
    Y - Yes
    Z - ZZ Top

    Some of these letters, like R, B, M, and especially S were extremely hard to answer. I'll edit this later to include albums and songs.
  • afterstasisafterstasis Washed Up
    edited December 2008
    eh, screw it... i'll make a new post to bump this up... hopefully i don't forget anyone terribly important.

    A - alcest
    B - black sabbath
    C - cage, john
    D - darkthrone
    E - envy
    F - forstella ford
    G - godspeed you black emperor!
    H - husker du
    I - i hate myself
    J - joy division
    K - king tubby
    L - lightning bolt
    M - my bloody valentine or moss icon (can't choose)
    N - neutral milk hotel
    O - orthrelm
    P - pixies
    Q - queen
    R - reich, steve
    S - slowdive
    T - talk talk or theoretical girls (can't choose)
    U - usaisamonster
    V - velvet underground, the
    W - walker, scott or wk, andrew (can't choose)
    X - xiu xiu
    Y - young, neil
    Z - zegota
  • Soror_YZBLSoror_YZBL Road Warrior
    edited December 2008
    A - Agua de Annique
    B - Borgia Popes
    C - Current 93
    D - Dinosaur Jr
    E - Elf Power
    F - Fiery Furnaces, The
    G - Gathering, The
    H - Happy Mondays
    I - Ida
    J - Joy Division
    K - KMFDM
    L - Lush
    M - Mission, The
    N - New Order
    O - Otep
    P - Pigface
    Q - *****s, the
    R - Rocket to the Crypt
    S - Snoop Doggy Dogg
    T - Thrill Kill Kult, My Life with the (HA, snuck that one in there!)
    U - Urge freaking Overkill
    V - VNV Nation
    W - White, Barry
    X - Xmal Deutschland
    Y - Young Gods
    Z - Zappa, Moon Unit
  • Soror_YZBLSoror_YZBL Road Warrior
    edited December 2008
    afterstasis;1671291 said:

    J - joy division
    We crossed. I'm trading my Joy Division for Joan as Policewoman, since you got it in first. And screw you for Xiu Xiu.
  • afterstasisafterstasis Washed Up
    edited December 2008
    Soror_YZBL;1672001 said:
    We crossed. I'm trading my Joy Division for Joan as Policewoman, since you got it in first. And screw you for Xiu Xiu.
    as in you don't like xiu xiu or you're mad that i hit 'em up first?

    i should've put amebix instead of alcest, by the way... i listen to too much stuff to do these kinds of lists.
  • HungryfreakHungryfreak Headliner
    edited December 2008
    This thread fails since I can't use Frank Zappa now, haha.
  • a21schizoidmana21schizoidman Prog-nosticator
    edited December 2008
    Hungryfreak;1672063 said:
    This thread fails since I can't use Frank Zappa now, haha.
    (sigh) ppl misunderstood, it was meant to have everyone list their favorite bands, then songs, then albums, but each band could only be used once in each person's individual lists

    i left off my last 2 lists in the OP originally cuz something came up and i need to finish it
  • HungryfreakHungryfreak Headliner
    edited December 2008
    a21schizoidman;1672529 said:
    (sigh) ppl misunderstood, it was meant to have everyone list their favorite bands, then songs, then albums, but each band could only be used once in each person's individual lists

    i left off my last 2 lists in the OP originally cuz something came up and i need to finish it
    Oh, I see... Gah, I'm off today. Got back from some military thing so you'll have to forgive my semi-catatonic state, hehe. My initial list (copied from a band alphabet thing, so forgive me if it's a tad out of date)

    b]A[/b]theist
    Bob Dylan
    Carcass
    Death
    Electric Wizard
    Frank Zappa
    Gentle Giant
    High on Fire
    Immortal
    Judas Priest
    King Crimson
    Led Zeppelin
    Mercyful Fate
    Neurosis
    Ocean Chief
    Possessed
    Queen
    Repulsion
    Sleep
    Toxic Holocaust
    UFO
    Venom
    White Zombie
    X
    Yes
    Zappa, Frank
    3 Inches of Blood
  • Soror_YZBLSoror_YZBL Road Warrior
    edited December 2008
    afterstasis;1672015 said:
    as in you don't like xiu xiu or you're mad that i hit 'em up first?

    Both LOL...
  • My name is FezMy name is Fez Road Warrior
    edited December 2008
    Bands

    AFI
    The Beatles
    Coheed & Cambria
    Days of the New
    Emerson, Lake & Palmer
    Foo Fighters
    Goldfinger
    H
    Iron & Wine
    Jimmy Eat World
    The Killers
    Led Zeppelin
    Mastodon
    No Doubt
    Ours
    Primus
    Queen
    Radiohead
    Elliott Smith
    Tool
    U
    The Verve
    The Who
    Xandria
    Yes
    Zebrahead

    I are at Work so I'll post albums and songs later, and also fix up the artists, because I'm sure I'm leaving some important people out.
  • clashcityrocker10clashcityrocker10 Headliner
    edited December 2008
    Bands:
    A- The Allman Brothers Band
    B- Bad Brains
    C- The Clash
    D- Dylan, Bob
    E- The Eagles
    F- Fleetwood Mac
    G- The Grateful Dead
    H- Hendrix, Jimi
    I- Iron Maiden
    J- Judas Priest
    K- The Killers
    L- Led Zeppelin
    M- Motorhead
    N- Nirvana
    P- The Police
    Q- Queen
    R- Ramones
    S- Sublime
    T- Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers
    U- U2
    V- Van Halen
    W- The Who
    X- X
    Y- Young, Neil
    Z- ZZ Top

    Albums:
    Abbey Road- The Beatles
    Born to Run- Bruce Springsteen
    Carnavas- Silversun Pickups
    Dark Side of the Moon- Pink Floyd
    Emotional Rescue- The Rolling Stones
    Fresh Fruit for Rotting Vegetables- Dead Kennedys
    Good as Gold- Eddie Money
    Highway to Hell- AC/DC
    If Ignorance is Bliss, How Come You're so Sad?- Frank Gambino
    Journeyman- Eric Clapton
    Kill 'Em All- Metallica
    The Last Post- Carbon/Silicon
    Maladroit- Weezer
    No Control- Bad Religion
    Out of Time- R.E.M.
    Paranoid- Black Sabbath
    Q-
    Rust in Peace- Megadeth
    So- Peter Gabriel
    Texas Flood- Stevie Ray Vaughan
    Use Your Illusion I- Guns n' Roses
    Vitalogy- Pearl Jam
    We Were Dead Before the Ship Even Sank- Modest Mouse
    X&Y- Coldplay
    The Yes Album- Yes
    Z-

    Songs:
    Any Way You Want It- Journey
    Born on the Bayou- Creedence Clearwater Revival
    Cult of Personality- Living Colour
    Dixie Chicken- Little Feat
    El Scorcho- Weezer
    Fame- David Bowie
    Guerilla Radio- Rage Against the Machine
    Hey Nineteen- Steely Dan
    I Am a Rock- Simon and Garfunkel
    Joker and the Thief- Wolfmother
    Kodachrome- Paul Simon
    Let's Go- The Cars
    Musta Got Lost- J. Geils Band
    (Nothing But) Flowers- Talking Heads
    Oh Pretty Woman- Roy Orbison
    Pretty Fly (For a White Guy)- The Offspring
    Q-
    Ring of Fire- Johnny Cash
    Sultans of Swing- Dire Straits
    The Trooper- Iron Maiden
    Up on Cripple Creek- The Band
    V-
    Werewolves of London- Warren Zevon
    X-
    You Give Love a Bad Name- Bon Jovi
    Z-
  • Soror_YZBLSoror_YZBL Road Warrior
    edited December 2008
    Bands
    Agua de Annique
    Borgia Popes
    Current 93
    Dinosaur Jr
    Elf Power
    Fiery Furnaces, The
    Gathering, The
    Happy Mondays
    Ida
    Jane's Addiction
    KMFDM
    Lush
    Mission, The
    New Order
    Otep
    Pigface
    Qu33rs, the
    Rocket to the Crypt
    Snoop Doggy Dogg
    Thrill Kill Kult, My Life with the (HA, snuck that one in there!)
    Urge freaking Overkill
    VNV Nation
    White, Barry
    Xmal Deutschland
    Young Gods
    Zappa, Moon Unit

    Albums
    Agaetis Byrjun - Sigur Ros
    Brave - Marillion
    Closer - Joy Division
    Daydream Nation - Sonic Youth
    Exile in Guyville - Liz Phair
    Fear of a Blank Planet - Porcupine Tree
    Golden Ocean - 50 foot wave
    Highway 61 Revisited - Bob Dylan
    In the Aeroplane, over the Sea - Neutral Milk Hotel
    Jagged Little Pill - Alanis Morrisette
    Kohntarkosz - Magma
    Lamb Lies Down on Broadway - Genesis
    Mclusky Do Dallas - Mclusky
    Nevermind - Nirvana
    OK Computer - Radiohead
    Paul's Boutique - Beastie Boys
    Quark, Strangeness and Charm - Hawkness
    Rapid Eye Movement - Riverside
    Songs from the Big Chair - Tears for Fears
    Turn 21 - The Donnas
    Under a Blood Red Sky - U2
    Velvet Underground and Nico - Velvet Underground
    The World Inside - Human Drama
    X - INXS
    Yanqui U.X.O. - Godspeed You, Black Emperor
    The Zero Decade - Gossamer

    Songs:
    L'Amoureuse - Carla Bruni
    Beausoleil - Current 93
    Closer - Lacuna Coil
    Disintegration - the Cure
    The Embrace that Smothers Pts 1-9 - After Forever/Epica
    Flashlight - Parliament
    Goin' Down This Road Feelin' Bad - Woody Guthrie
    Heart is a Stone, This - Acid House Kings (Is that a cheat?)
    I could never take the place of your Man - Prince
    Jenny, I read - Concrete Blonde
    Killing Floor - Grinning Plowman
    Love Spreads - Stone Roses
    My Michelle - Guns N Roses
    A Natural Disaster - Anathema
    OX4 - Ride
    The Poet and the Pendulum - Nightwish
    Queen of Hearts - Juice Newton
    Run Through the Jungle - Creedence Clearwater Revival
    Season of the Witch - Donovan
    Too Clever By Half - the Long Blondes
    Until the End of the World - Apoptygma Berzerk
    A Venemous Tale - The Bastard Fairies
    Walking with the Ghost - Tegan and Sara
    X-files Theme - Mark Snow
    Yeh, Yeh, Yeh - Melanie Chisolm
    Ziggy Stardust - David Bowie


    No repeats. It's not fair, because Lift your Skinny Fists... is a much better record than Yanqui UXO, but Lamb lies down on broadway is too classic!
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