Thursday, 12 August 2010

this song

1. Carly Simon - You're so vain
2. PIL - This is not a love song
3. George Harrison - This Song
4. Monty Python - I Bet You They Won't Play This Song On The Radio
5. Weird Al Yankovic - Don't Download This Song
6. Paramore - Stop this song
7. Psychostick - This Is Not A Song (It's A Sandwich)
8. Bon Jovi - This Ain't A Love Song
9. Julien Clerc - This Melody
10. Elton John - Your Song

Listen to these songs on Spotify!

Personal note: This list is about the notion of self-reference (enjoy this great Wikipedia entry). Carly Simon's song in this perspective is the absolute favorite. With the line 'You probably think this song is about you.' she gives the listener a difficult puzzle to solve...

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