Jeff's Lyric Challenge

  • 1.Theres a road in the distant sun.where the eagle flies with a dove.(love the one your with stephen stills by lbangs)
  • 2.there are places i remember all my life though some have changed.(in my life the beatles by lbangs)
  • 3.uriah hit the crapper, the crapper(dead the pixies by oUwilmo)
  • 4.for you i'll bleed myself dry(yellow coldplay by oUwilmo)
  • 5.young teacher, the subject of schoolgirl fantasy(dont stand so close to me the police by lbangs)
  • 6.speak the words and build a playground in your head.(hardcore u.f.o.'s guided by voices by oUwilmo)
  • 7.i asked for this dance and then she obliged me.
  • 8.i'd turn my sad rags in to glad rags if i could.(unbelivably rag doll four seasons by lbangs)
  • 9.whats in a name, plays on a stage where are you going now?(doot doot fruer by oUwilmo)
  • 10.people try to put us down, just because we get around.(my generation the who by lbangs)
  • 11.i paid my dues, time after time(we are the champions queen by lbangs)
  • 12.your lips move but i cant hear what you're saying...(comfortably numb by lbangs)
  • does it feel to be tearing apart. breaking down molecules.
  • i was walking down the street one day.(does anybody really know what time it is? chicago by lbangs)
  • 15.woke up this morning with a wine glass in my hand. who's wine? what wine? where the hell did i dine?(do you feel like we do peter frampton by dgeiser1)
  • 16.the word is poison I know.
  • 17.i'm not going down on my knees begging you to adore me.(shake the disease-depeche mode by oUwilmo)
  • 18.i thought the major was a lady.(Paul McCartney/Jet by Min)
  • 19.imagine me and you..i do..i think about you day and night..its only right(happy together the turtles by dgeiser1)
  • 20.things went wrong today..bad news came my way
  • 21.take me on a trip upon your magic swirling ship.(Birds or Bob Dylan/Mr. Tambourine Man by Min)
  • 22.begin the day with a friendly voice a companion unobtrusive,plays that song that so elusive and the magic music makes your morning mood(the spirit of radio/rush by dgeiser1)
  • 23.sometimes i know, and sometimes i'm on the go. but i'm coming back, so dont give me no flack, yeah.9push the little daisies/ween by oUwilmo)
  • 24.her mind is tiffany twisted she got the mercedes benz.(hotel california/eagles by oUwilmo)
  • 25.little darlin' its been a long and lonely winter(here comes the sun/the beatles by oUwilmo)
  • 26.yes we're going to a party party.(The Beatles/Birthday by Min)
  • 27.would you walk away from a fool and his money sonny?(come and get it/badfinger by dgeiser1)
  • 28.the tide is high and i'm holding on. i'm gonna be your number one.(the tide is high/blondie by oUwilmo)
  • know the day destroys the night. night divides the day(break on through/the doors by oUwilmo)
  • 30. when the man on the chessboard, gets up and tells you where to go.(white rabbit/jefferson airplane by dgeiser)
  • 31.yesterday a morning came a smile upon your face.(yours is no disgrace/yes by dgeiser1)
  • 32.mars aint the kind of place to raise a kid. in fact its cold as hell.(rocket man/elton john by dgeiser1)
  • 33.your built like a wheel you got a hubcap diamond star halo.(bang a gong/t rex by dgeiser1)
  • 34.maybe i'm a my horse and carriage
  • know i cant be found leaving me all alone. if you wont come around well please just telephone..(dont be cruel/elvis by oUwilmo)
  • 36.i saw her today at the station..(you cant always get what you want/rolling stones by dgeiser1)
  • 37.there must be some kinda way outta here..said the joker to the thief(all along the watchtower/bob dylan by oUwilmo)
  • 38.though its not love it means something.(world full of nothing/depeche mode by taryn)
  • jive husband murders wife. girl thirteen attacked with knife. bomb blast victim fights for life.(new dress/depeche mode by taryn)
  • 40.well sit right down my wicked son and let me tell you a story.(holiday song/pixies by oUwilmo)
  • never givew me your money. i never give you an invitation..and in the middle of the celebration..i break down.(carry that weight/beatles by oUwilmo)
  • a river the color of lead immerse the baby's head, wrap her up in the news of the world.dump her on a doorstep..girl.(this night has opened my eyes/the smiths by oUwilmo)
  • 43.Beligerent ghouls run manchester schools..spineless swines cemented minds(headmasters ritual/the smiths by taryn)
  • 44.and if you ask me to i'll bring sunshine to you..only
  • 45.the lock upon my garden is a snail thats what it is(there is a mountain donovan by noahevil)
  • the hand, take me by the hand pretty mama, come and dance with your daddy all night long.(black water/doobie bro's by dgeiser1)
  • 47.lie to me, dont lie to me just save your breath.look at me dont walk away just close your eyes.
  • 48.she's got a face that shows she knows just where you been. tenderly she talks on the phone.
  • 49.this indecisions bugging me, if you dont want me set me free.(should i stay or should i go/the clash by taryn)
  • 50. a big fat girl with bright red hair came walking up to me..saying we were the scabs, we were the scabs.
  • away from all your away from all your worries and wave..(slave to the wage/placebo by oUwilmo)
  • 52.most of us are quite pleased.with the same old song.and all of a sudden i feel relatively sane, with nothing to lose and everything to gain, or something like that.(echoes myron/GBV by oUwilmo)
  • 53.slippin away on the crest of a wave its like magic..I'm taking a dive.(livin' thing/elo by Min)
  • 54.for here am I sitting in a tin can. far from the world.(a space oddity/david bowie by dgeiser1)
  • 55.go away from my window..leave at your own chosen speed.9it aint me babe/bob dylan by sk)
  • 56.i hired a detective to find out where you had gone.
Author Comments: 

more will be added as time warrants it.

1 - Sounds like Love the One You're With, by CSNY, but the lyrics are wrong...
2 - In My Life - Beatles
5 - Don't Stand So Close to Me - Police
11 - We are the Champions, Queen
12 - Comfortably Numb - Floyd (I'm not 100% sure on 11 and 12)
14 - This could be several songs, I believe. One is Does Anybody Really Know What Time It Is, by Chicago

Shalom, y'all!

L. Bangs

Whoops, I skipped 8, which I was especially happy to know. Rag Doll, I believe by the Four Seasons.

Shalom, y'all!

L. Bangs

Bangsmeister, good job on all counts!

I also forgot the easy one here. 10 - My Generation, The Who.

Shalom, y'all!

L. Bangs

way to go bangs. By the way, what does the L. stande for. Lester? as in Almost Famous?

The L. does stand for Lester, although more as in Psychotic Reactions and Caruretor Dung than as in Almost Famous.


Shalom, y'all!

L Bangs

aaah. I see. May I call you Les?

Or Bangsy. Or Bangsmeister. I'm not picky. Just as long as I know you're talking to me.

Shalom, y'all!

L. Bangs

As promised:
#3 Dead-Pixies
#4 Yellow-Coldplay
#6 Hardcore UFOs-Guided By Voices(came to me on the way home from your house)
#9 Doot Doot-Freuer

Good job Roy W.

I'm eagerly awaiting your additions....

19. Happy Together by The Turtles
15. Do You Feel Like I Do? by Peter Frampton

good going dan.

#17 Shake The Disease-Depeche Mode

right roy w.

#24 just about drove me muts. I knew I had heard a million times, but couldn't place it...anyway it's hotel california/the eagles
23.push the little daisies/ween comes the sun/the beatles
28.the tide is high/blondie
29.break on through/the doors

yeah roy w. good job i'll be on all night so lets check each others list updates. having fun i am.

33. Bang a Gong by T-Rex
32. Rocket Man by Elton John and Bernie Taupin
31. Yours Is No Disgrace by Yes
30. Your Move by Yes
27. Come and Get It by Badfinger

All were right Dan, but #30. Think the summer of love baby.

30. White Rabbit by Jefferson Airplane

18 makes me want to say "Jet" by Paul McCartney, probably with Wings--I never kept track of him much.

21 is Mr. Tambourine Man, Dylan. Although I believe it is "take me on a trip upon..."

And 26 must be Birthday, the Beatles

you are right Min on all three tries. Good to here from you! I must of had a momentary case of dislexia. I'll fix that.

Okay hombre...
35...don't be cruel-elvis presley
37...all along the watchtower-bob dylan song-pixies
41...carry that weight-the beatles
42...this night has opened my eyes-the smiths

how's that man?

Correct on all counts Roy W. Good Job!!!!!!!!!!!!

I just say...oh...see ya man. I'm going to bed.

goodnight greg..

53 is Livin' Thing--ELO

That is so correct Min.

ok i finally have some to contribute:
38: World Full of Nothing by Depeche Mode
39: New Dress by Depeche Mode
43: Headmaster Ritual by the Smiths
49: Should I Stay or Should I Go by the Clash
how'd i do?

Taryn, you are a delight. You and I have such similar musical taste that its scary!!!

22. Spirit of Radio by Rush
30. White Rabbit by Jefferson Airplane (if this is right I think I answered it before)
36. You Can't Always Get What You Want by The Rolling Stones
46. Black Water by The Doobie Brothers
54. A Space Oddity by David Bowie

You are right Dan on all counts. Good job chief!

55 don't think twice it's alright....Dylan

Sorry I meant "it ain't me Babe" by Dylan

yeah thats right..

51 slave to the wage-placebo
52 echoes myron-GBV

right Roy W.

45 is "First there is a Mountainous" by the insrmountable Donovan Leitch

you are right noah.

# 13 is a song by te Flaming Lips about God, but i can't remember the title.

Well.. you are right sort of..still need a title for the song bro'.