Posted by: Joe | January 1, 2008

Soundtrack 2007

So long 2007, you’ve been a bastard. But it was another great year for music, particularly from Canadian and UK acts. This list is pretty lengthy, but I’m not trying to create a “Top N“–this is just a list of songs that I’ll think of when this year comes to mind. I may pick out some of my favorite songs/albums for a later post.


Amy Millan – Honey From The Tombs – “Losin’ You”
Amy Winehouse – Back To Black – “Rehab”
Amy Winehouse – Back To Black – “Me And Mr Jones (Fuckery)”
Amy Winehouse – Back To Black – “Love Is A Losing Game (acoustic)”
Apostle of Hustle – National Anthem of Nowhere – “My Sword Hand’s Anger”
Apostle of Hustle – National Anthem of Nowhere – “National Anthem of Nowhere”
Arcade Fire – Neon Bible – “Keep the Car Running”
Arcade Fire – Neon Bible – “Neon Bible”
Arcade Fire – Neon Bible – “Intervention”
Arcade Fire – Neon Bible – “No Cars Go”
Band Of Horses – Cease To Begin – “Is There a Ghost”
Basia Bulat – Oh, My Darling – “I Was A Daughter”
Basia Bulat – Oh, My Darling – “Snakes And Ladders”
Basia Bulat – Oh, My Darling – “Little One”
Blonde Redhead – 23 – “Silently”
Bob Dylan – High Fidelity OST – “Most Of The Time”
The Burdens – “Lonely Town”
Colin Hay – Garden State OST – “I Just Don’t Think I’ll Ever Get Over You”
The Dears – Gang of Losers – “You and I Are a Gang of Losers”
Dylan in the Movies – Feel the Pull – “Better Days”
Feist – The Reminder – “I Feel It All”
Feist – The Reminder – “My Moon My Man”
Feist – The Reminder – “1234”
Foo Fighters – Echoes, Silence, Patience And Grace – “The Pretender”
Fort Minor – The Rising Tied – “Remember The Name (feat. Styles Of Beyond)”
Fountains of Wayne – Traffic and Weather – “Someone To Love”
Fountains of Wayne – Traffic and Weather – “Traffic And Weather”
Fountains of Wayne – Traffic and Weather – “Hotel Majestic”
Friday Morning’s Regret – When Lost At Sea – “This Bird Has Flown”
Friday Morning’s Regret – When Lost At Sea – “The Wooden Sky”
Great Lake Swimmers – Ongiara – “Your Rocky Spine”
Great Lake Swimmers – Ongiara – “Backstage with the Modern Dancers”
Harmonica – Miaow, Miaow…Bark! – “Princess”
Harmonica – Miaow, Miaow…Bark! – “Get Lost in the Disco”
Harmonica – Miaow, Miaow…Bark! – “You Gotta Go!”
Harmonica – Miaow, Miaow…Bark! – “Rocking Girl”
Harmonica – NRK P3 Urørt – “Boys and girls (they kiss at night)”
Harmonica – NRK P3 Urørt – “Friday night”
Kanye West – Graduation – “Stronger”
Katie Dill – Full of Gentle – “The Body’s Only Rental”
Katie Melua – Piece by Piece – “Just Like Heaven”
The Long Blondes – Someone to Drive You Home – “Lust in the Movies”
The Long Blondes – Someone to Drive You Home – “Once and Never Again”
The Long Blondes – Someone to Drive You Home – “Separated by Motorways”
The Long Blondes – Someone to Drive You Home – “Weekend Without Makeup”
Los Campesinos! – Sticking Fingers Into Sockets – “We Throw Parties, You Throw Knives”
Los Campesinos! – Sticking Fingers Into Sockets – “It Started With A Mixx”
Los Campesinos! – Sticking Fingers Into Sockets – “Don’t Tell Me To Do The Math(S)”
Los Campesinos! – Sticking Fingers Into Sockets – “Frontwards”
Los Campesinos! – Sticking Fingers Into Sockets – “You! Me! Dancing!”
Los Campesinos! – Sticking Fingers Into Sockets – “Clunk-Rewind-Clunk-Play-Clunk”
Lucky Soul – The Great Unwanted – “Add Your Light To Mine, Baby”
Lucky Soul – The Great Unwanted – “Lips Are Unhappy”
Lucky Soul – The Great Unwanted – “Ain’t Never Been Cool”
M.I.A. – Kala – “Paper Planes”
magic arm – Outdoor Games EP – “Outdoor Games”
Modest Mouse – We Were Dead Before The Ship Even Sank – “Dashboard”
Mountain Goats – The Sunset Tree – “This Year”
The National – Boxer – “Fake Empire”
The National – Boxer – “Mistaken For Strangers”
The New Pornographers – Challengers – “My Rights Versus Yours”
Nina Simone – Life on Mars Soundtrack – “I Wish I Knew How It Would Feel To Be Free”
Oh No! Oh My! – Oh No! Oh My! – “Walk In The Park”
ohbijou – Swift Feet For Troubling Times – “misty eyes”
ohbijou – Swift Feet For Troubling Times – “steep”
Okkervil River – The Stage Names – “Our Life Is Not A Movie Or Maybe”
Okkervil River – The Stage Names – “Unless It’s Kicks”
Okkervil River – The Stage Names – “Plus Ones”
Peter Bjorn and John – Writer’s Block – “Young Folks”
Peter Bjorn and John – Writer’s Block – “Amsterdam”
Peter Bjorn and John – Writer’s Block – “Let’s Call It Off (Single Mix)”
Radiohead – In Rainbows – “Bodysnatchers”
Radiohead – In Rainbows – “Reckoner”
Ratatat – Remixes Vol. II – “Young Buck, T.I. & Ludacris – Stomp”
Ratatat – Remixes Vol. II – “Notorious B.I.G. – Party & Bullshit”
Rebekah Higgs – Rebekah Higgs – “Parables”
Rebekah Higgs – Rebekah Higgs – “My Feet”
Rihanna – Good Girl Gone Bad – “Umbrella (Ft. Jay Z)”
Rilo Kiley – Under the Blacklight – “Silver Lining”
Rilo Kiley – Under the Blacklight – “Close Call”
Rilo Kiley – Under the Blacklight – “The Moneymaker”
Rilo Kiley – Under the Blacklight – “Breakin’ Up”
Rilo Kiley – Under the Blacklight – “Under the Blacklight”
Silversun Pickups – Carnavas – “Well Thought Out Twinkles”
Silversun Pickups – Carnavas – “Future Foe Scenarios”
Silversun Pickups – Carnavas – “Lazy Eye”
Silversun Pickups – Carnavas – “Dream At Tempo 119”
tegan & sara – the con – “the con”
tegan & sara – the con – “are you ten years ago”
tegan & sara – the con – “back in your head”
tegan & sara – the con – “nineteen”
These Electric Lives – These Electric Lives – “Soda Water”
These Electric Lives – These Electric Lives – “Teach Me To Focus”
The Weakerthans – Reunion Tour – “Civil Twilight”
The Weakerthans – Reunion Tour – “Tournament Of Hearts”
The Weakerthans – Reunion Tour – “Virtute The Cat Explains Her Departure”
The White Stripes – Icky Thump – “You Don’t Know What Love Is (You Just Do As You’re Told)”
Wilco – Sky Blue Sky – “Impossible Germany”
Wilco – Sky Blue Sky – “Sky Blue Sky”
Wilco – Sky Blue Sky – “Hate It Here”
Wolfmother – Wolfmother – “Joker & The Thief”
Wolfmother – Wolfmother – “Vagabond”
The Wombats – The Wombats – “Let’s Dance To Joy Division”
The Wombats – – “Moving to New York”
Yeah Yeah Yeahs – Isis EP – “Down Boy”
Yeah Yeah Yeahs – Isis EP – “Kiss Kiss”
Yeasayer – All Hour Cymbals – “2080”
Yo La Tengo – I Am Not Afraid of You and I Will Beat Your Ass – “Pass The Hatchet, I Think I’m Goodkind”
Young Galaxy – Young Galaxy – “Swing Your Heartache”
Young Galaxy – Young Galaxy – “Outside the City”
!!! – Myth Takes – “Myth Takes”
!!! – Myth Takes – “All My Heroes Are Weirdos”
!!! – Myth Takes – “Must Be The Moon”
!!! – Myth Takes – “Heart Of Hearts”
!!! – Myth Takes – “Yadnus”

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