Soundtrack to My Life.

Because after a day filled with cricket, humourous kidlet comments ("Look at MY big balls!" - Preschooler, playing with playdough) and horribly humid weather, a meme is about all I can be bothered writing right about now.

If your life was film what would the soundtrack be?

So, here's how it works:
1. Open your library. (iTunes, Winamp, Media Player,
iPod, etc)
2. Put it on shuffle.
3. Press play.
4. For every question,
type the song that's playing.
5. When you go to a new question, press the next
button.
6. Don't lie and try to pretend you're cool.
7. When you're finished, tag some other people to do it!

Opening Credits:
Hello - Evanescence. (Well, that's appropriate.)

Waking Up:
Kissing You - Des'ree. (Am straight the point, no?)

First Day At School:
Gravity - John Mayer.

Falling In Love:
Always - Bon Jovi. (I love this song!)

Fight Song:
Unsaid - The Fray. (That'll work.)

Breaking Up:
Silence - Sarah McLachlan/Delirious.

Prom:
11am - Incubus. (Who has a prom at 11am?)

Life:
Mr Brightside - The Killers.

Making babies:
Closer - Better Than Ezra. (Oh, how perfect is this?)

Mental
Breakdown:
Roads - Portishead.

Driving:
Perfect Memory - Remy Zero.

Flashback:
Until I Wake up - Dishwalla.

Getting back together:
Fade Into You - Mazzy Star.

Wedding:
Who Makes You Feel? - Dido. (Not the ideal ballad.)

Birth of
Child:
Starry Eyed Surprise - Paul Oakenfold. (A party song!)

Final Battle:
City Hall - The Fray. (Is this where the battle takes place?)

Death Scene:
Can't Let It Go - Goo Goo Dolls. (I'm clinging to life, fwee!)

Funeral
Song:
Away From the Sun - 3 Doors Down. (Lovely!)

End
Credits:
Anything - Mae. (I guess it didn't care what my credits were.)

I'm tagging anyone who is feeling a bit lack-lustre towards blogging today. You're it!


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7 comments:

lara said...

nice - i'll keep it in mind for a lackluster day. for now, though, i'm not blogging at all. just a quick comment and then i'm so off to bed. :)

stephanie said...

Love Better than Ezra.

Isabel said...

I had forgotten about Better Than Ezra. I think I have a cd of theirs around here somewhere.

Teacher A said...

I'll do it! So bored at work (my paid job, not my apprentice teaching job).

Teacher Jane said...

Opening Credits:
I'm Ready -- Jack's Mannequin

Waking Up:
Sleeping In -- Postal Service (Okay. I would like to sleep in on most days... tomorrow especially.)

First Day At School:
Universally Speaking -- Red Hot Chili Peppers

Falling In Love:
To Be With You -- Mr. Big

Fight Song:
Another One Bites the Dust -- Queen (Weeeeird.)

Breaking Up:
I Just Don't Think I'll Ever Get Over You -- Colin Hay (Okay. iTunes is freaking me out.)

Prom:
Thriller -- Michael Jackson

Life:
The Joker -- Steve Miller Band

Making babies:
Get You In -- Better Than Ezra (This works, sure!)

Mental Breakdown:
Keep the Faith -- Bon Jovi

Driving:
Gettin' Jiggy Wit' It -- Will Smith

Flashback:
Annie Waits -- Ben Folds

Getting back together:
Breathless -- Better Than Ezra (OH MY GOD PERFECT.) (Also? This is currently my favorite song.)

Wedding:
For You I Will (Confidence) -- Teddy Geiger (Probably more appropriate than my ideal wedding song, which is by Queen and is totally NOT typical.)

Birth of Child:
Satellite -- Dave Matthews Band

Final Battle:
My Stupid Mouth -- John Mayer

Death Scene:
Songbird -- Eva Cassidy

Funeral Song:
Eclipse -- Pink Floyd (Creepy.)

End Credits:
Something More -- Train

Lindsey said...

Hey, great idea! Lackluster is the story of my blog life!! :-) I love that the kid said look at my big balls! LMAO!

Lady M said...

iPod shuffle gets some strange combinations for me. I have a ballet workout CD recorded so that I can do some barre work in my hotel room when I travel, so sometimes I'll get a "grand allegro" pattern in between Christina Aguilera and a Broadway tune.





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