Song is a tribute to the people and cultures who contributed to our understanding of pi. Hitchin' up the buggy, churnin' lots of butter Raise a barn on Monday, soon I'll raise anutter..." By Anthrax. References made to paranoia and the health consequences of drug use. But you oughta know it's dyin' 'cause speed kills..." By Everclear. Song is a tribute to many of the fun packed amusement parks across the United States. You'll crash and burn in the bumper cars at Jersey's steel pier.
A response song to the September 11th tragedy in New York City. More joined the action with arctan series and continued fractions...” By Don Mc Lean. She says now on these streets Charles you got to understand the rules.
Keep on dreaming the American dream..." By Adam Wyle. The Chinese got it really keen: three-five-five over one thirteen! It's the sport that built this country A great pitch by any other name and it won't take long to sell you on America's national game Bank America's national game" By L.
In your long line of successes tell me where do I belong By "Weird Al" Yankovic. A satire of Amish culture, with numerous references to specific beliefs and practices. But that's just perfect for an Amish like me, Ya know, I shun fancy things like electricity At in the mornin' I'm milkin' cows... It pulses through his ice cold blood, a whole world to devour! From the "Dog Day Afternoon" soundtrack this song is about yearning and desire. Oh if only I could nestle in the cradle of your cabin My arms around your shoulders the windows wide and open While the swallow and the sycamore are playing in the valley Oh I miss you amoreena like a king bee misses honey Lately Ive been thinking how much I miss my lady Amoreenas in the cornfield brightening the daybreak..." By Canned Heat.
To gain the world and lose our love is too high a price to pay. Let's take your car and mess around at the park all day..." By Rush. The letters of one word in each line of the song are rearranged to form other words.
Ascending and turning our spitfires to face them, heading straight for them I press down my guns.." By Tourniquet. The burn of death is what you crave..." By Tracy Chapman. Inspired by actual events taking place in Stockbridge, Massachusetts. This song is about living a healthy lifestyle, striving for goals, the importance of friendship and remaining drug and alcohol free. And I feel proud of all my friends when I see them working for their dreams... It's the only way to be..." By Allman Bothers Band. You see I've always been a fighter but without you I give up... About regret, taking someone's love for granted, and trying to redeem yourself."... I'll face whatever comes my way, savor each moment of the day. That's why there's always tomorrow to start all over again..." By Al Stewart. With the blink of an eye you finally see the light... Her plane fell in the ocean, far away..." By Jewel. I wrote this indirectly for Kurt Cobain, but more precisely for the angst he represented.
Written in remembrance of a loved one who had passed away. About the air campaign over Britain during WWII, told from an RAF pilots point of view. Bandits at 8 O'clock move in behind us, ten ME-109's out of the sun. Squirm yourself much deeper into the pit of selfishness. On the back streets of America they kill the dream of America. And I'll be prepared when you're lonely and scared at the end of our days..." By Iron Maiden. About devotion and the power of love over time, and across the miles. Song promotes abstinence, respecting yourself and your body and waiting to become sexually active. I never travel far without a little Big Star..." By Arlo Guthrie. Song was written in the 1930's after Wall Street crashed sending people to the poor house and sparking the Great Depression. Now this is the truth and it certainly exposes that Wall Street's proposition is not all roses. I lost it all and it left me sore..." By Monty Harper. Every time I look in his face I can't believe how love lasts a while... He feels that his love for the other person will last forever. It's been raining since you left me, now I'm drowning in the flood. Always look on the bright side of life Always look on the bright side of life..." By Willie Nelson. Instead of just giving up, I use the power at my command ...
Please tell mom this is not her fault..." By Megadeth. Don't mind your complexion, there is no rejection, you're an African..." By Dar Williams. Song deals with issues related to religious beliefs and questions about the after life. Human activity damaging the environment, "Look at mother nature on the run in the nineteen seventies..." and dreams of starting over, "...flying mother nature's silver seed to a new home in the sun." By Jimmy Tarlton. He tried to raise a record and let the Titanic down..." By Gary Moore. "A letter from the draftboard put pain in all your dreams. They marched you in a uniform, you wore against your will. But to wait for you, is all I can do and that's what I've got to face. About agent orange, a herbicide that was used by the United States government during the Vietnam War. You can file for disability but you might not live to win..." By Ani Di Franco. References made to risk taking, acquired immune deficiency syndrome, unprotected sex, low self esteem, and lack of respect for self and body. She is looking for the kisses that she never got at home... It's a small price she pays for the need to be pleased... He'll drink anything as long as all his troubles disappear. A relationship is threatened as a person tries to deal with their partner's addiction to alcohol. Song is about economic decline and downsizing of American industry.
Don't mind your nationality, you have got the identity of an African. And it felt like a winter machine That you go through and then You catch your breath and winter starts again And everyone else is spring bound And when I chose to live There was no joy, it's just a line I crossed It wasn't worth the pain my death would cost So I was not lost or found..." By Black Sabbath. 1915 German aircraft dropped a bomb on a pub in London called the Dolphin. In the air there's plane headed for the heart of the Dolphin..in the blink of an eye they were gone, gone, gone." By Neil Young. "How can I just let you walk away, just let you leave without a trace... You might get cancer of the liver, you might get cancer of the skin. The song deals with alcohol abuse and denial, also about people who use alcohol as a crutch and how people drink to escape the realities of life. But the pressures at the office and his socialite engagements..turned him to the booze... Alcohol in the bloodstream, 'bout the best I can do 'til I forget about you..." By Matthew Sweet. "If I don't see tomorrow, what would be left to say? When you're all dressed up with no where to go..." By Billy Joel.
A tribute to miners and the British Miners' Strike of 1984. They tell us to get married and have three or four kids Change the diapers, be a good wife But we will decide how many children to bear We've got to control our own life Free our sisters, abortion is our right Free our sisters, abortion is our right..." By Dion. You never walked away When I needed you to stay Or made me feel I'm not the one There've been no broken vows And there reason we're here now Is all the things we've never done We've never grown apart You never broke my heart With secrets that you've kept me from We've never been untrue And I'm still here with you Through all the things we've never done." By George Harrison. Living with good and bad I always look up to you Now were left cold and sad... There is no excuse for not getting what you want..." By The Beatles. Nothing you can say but you can learn how to play the game... Love is all you need..." By Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young. Would you still be a man for all seasons or would you just disbelieve?