Jump to content
aberdeen-music

Best Singles of 2005


Larsen B
 Share

Recommended Posts

I can't think of any impending single release to get excited about so now it's time to list the best of the year:

1. Mew - Special

2. Arcade Fire - Rebellion (Lies)

3. Billy Corgan - Walking Shade

4. Nine Inch Nails - The Hand That Feeds

5. Bloc Party - Two More Years

6. Sons and Daughters - Dance Me In

7. Rilo Kiley - Portions For Foxes

8. Editors - Munich

9. Maximo Park - Apply Some Pressure

10. Franz Ferdinand - Walk Away

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Guest pop-notmyface

1. I Am Kloot - Over My Shoulder

2. Clap Your Hands Say Yeah - Is This Love

3. Circle Triangle Square - Testicicles

that's all i could think off from the top of my head, but i am kloot, a definite favourtie

Link to comment
Share on other sites

1. Rilo Kiley - Portions For Foxes

2. Kings of Leon - Four Kicks

3. Goldfrapp - Number One

4. Sugababes - Push the Button

5. The Arcade Fire - Rebellion (Lies)

6. Be Your Own Pet - Damn, Damn Leash

7. The Postal Service - We Will Become Silhouettes

I think I've run out, but I've probably missed some...was Glosoli by Sigur Ros released as a single?

Link to comment
Share on other sites

1. Rilo Kiley - Portions For Foxes

2. Kings of Leon - Four Kicks

3. Goldfrapp - Number One

4. Sugababes - Push the Button

5. The Arcade Fire - Rebellion (Lies)

6. Be Your Own Pet - Damn' date=' Damn Leash

7. The Postal Service - We Will Become Silhouettes

I think I've run out, but I've probably missed some...was Glosoli by Sigur Ros released as a single?[/quote']

It was. Was Portions For Foxes actually a single?? Cos if it was I might have some editing to do.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

It was. Was Portions For Foxes actually a single?? Cos if it was I might have some editing to do.

I'll stick Glosoli somewhere in the top 5 then.

Yeh' date=' Portions for Foxes came out around March time, it did manage to get a bit of airplay on Northsound 2 if I remember right (among other stations obviously), but it didn't do anywhere near as well as it should have. There was a brilliant video for it aswell with the band playing at some kind of Taxidermy competition that you can watch on the UK sitehttp://www.rilokiley.co.uk

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Guest bluesxman
I can't think of any impending single release to get excited about so now it's time to list the best of the year:

1. Mew - Special

2. Arcade Fire - Rebellion (Lies)

3. Billy Corgan - Walking Shade

4. Nine Inch Nails - The Hand That Feeds

5. Bloc Party - Two More Years

6. Sons and Daughters - Dance Me In

7. Editors - Munich

8. Maximo Park - Apply Some Pressure

9. Franz Ferdinand - Walk Away

10. Arcade Fire - Neighbourhood 3# (Powerout)

I'll go with all of those....

Link to comment
Share on other sites

  • 4 weeks later...

Well, there's been plenty of good 'uns. Here's a few that I have bought, or enjoyed in various circumstances:

Interpol - Evil

Interpol - C'mere

Arcade Fire - Rebellion (Lies)

Nine Inch Nails - Only

The Departure - Lump In My Throat

Editors - Munich

Editors - Blood

Sons and Daughters - Dance Me In

Drive-By Argument - Sex Lines Are Expensive Comedy

Idlewild - I Understand It

Maximo Park - Going Missing

Death From Above 1979 - Blood On Our Hands

Death From Above 1979 - Romantic Rights

British Sea Power - It Ended On An Oily Stage

Franz Ferdinand - Do You Want To

The Strokes - Juicebox

Hot Hot Heat - Middle of Nowhere

Queens of the Stone Age - Little Sister

Link to comment
Share on other sites

The Departure - Lump In My Throat

Maximo Park - Going Missing

For those, read: All Mapped Out, and Apply Some Pressure. Infact...

1, Apply Some Pressure - Maximo Park

2, Do You Want To - Franz Ferdinand

3, Nobody Move, Nobody Gets Hurt - We Are Scientists

4, Bottle Rocket - The Go! Team

5, Trippin' - Robbie Williams

6, Munich - Editors

7, Shiver - Natalie Imbruglia

8, Destroy Everything You Touch - Ladytron

9, Galang - MIA

10, All Mapped Out - The Departure

Link to comment
Share on other sites

System of a Down - B.Y.O.B.

Billy Corgan - Walking Shade

Depeche Mode- Precious

Nine Inch Nails- Only

Rammstein- Benzin

American Head Charge- Loyalty

The Bloodhound Gang- Foxtrot Uniform Charlie Kilo

Daft Punk- Robot Rock

Eels- The Trouble With Dreams

Garbage- Run Baby Run

H.I.M.- Rip Out The Wings Of A Butterfly

Soulfly- Craved Inside

Link to comment
Share on other sites

1. The Kooks - Eddie's Gun

2. The Paddingtons - 50 To A

3. We Are Scientists - The Great Escape

4. British Sea Power - It Ended On An Oily Stage

5. Interpol - C'mere

6. Adam Green - Carolina

7. Arcade Fire - Rebellion (Lies)

8. The Rakes - Retreat

9. Littl'ans feat. Pete Doherty - Their Way

10. The Kills - Love Is A Deserter

Link to comment
Share on other sites

In no particular order -

The Rakes - 22 Grand Job

be your own PET - Fire Department

Test Icicles - Circle, Triangle, Square

The Strokes - Juicebox

Art Brut - Emily Kane

We Are Scientists - Nobody Moves, Nobody Gets Hurt

Head Automatica - Beating Heart Baby

Blood Brothers - Love Rhymes With Hideous Car Wreck

iForward, Russia! - Thirteen/Fourteen

Death From Above - Blood On Our Hands

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

 Share

×
×
  • Create New...