Movies: who's your favourite band/artist?
I love films to death, but music was my first love. :)
So, what are your favorite albums? What band(s) do you enjoy listening to the most?
BQ: Do you play any instruments? Are you in a band?
BQ2: A movie you're planning to watch at the cinemas next? (if it's The Avengers, then a movie apart from that one)
BQ3: Favourite band/artist you discovered through film?
BQ4: Favourite music-related film?
BQ5: Could you recommend me a movie that you felt was great, despite its poor reviews?
Thanks for answering. :) :) :)
Hey guys, thanks for answering! So many great and detailed answers!
@Negative- that's so cool! That you're in a band, I mean. The Sopranos is a great show as well, I'll try to find that track, I'll check Spun out too. :D
@annyrutts- lol I love your answerr Rage against the Machine!Lamb of God!Pantera!Radioheadd!
Yeaaahhh booii! It's cool you play the guitar and a little keyboard, I wish I could play guitar. Much more cooler, and versatility than the violin. :/ And thanks for the suggestions, I'll check all those links out! :) :) :)
@SydtheSquid- that's a solid list! There's a few I haven't heard of before but if they're anything like your taste in music then I'm sure they're superb. I was thinking of (500) Days...when I wrote the BQ3 so it's ironic that you mentioned it, the soundtrack of that movie is really good too!
@Liam- Spinal Tap's a popular choice! And really great taste in music btw, pretty sure you'll love Madeleine's taste in music. :D I haven't seen the Southland Tales but I'll be sure to check it out! And! Saxophones are such nifty wee things! That's amazing! You're like Lisa Simpson then? :P
@Jack Nicholson- Hey!!! Lol I know what you mean about the piano it needs so much patience, the keyboard's slightly bett
slightly better though? The Graduate's old school! But I loved the movie so I'll def check that track out :) and two for Southland Tales! :D
((Emma))- Heyy! Your music taste is so varied! Dr Dre, The Beach Boys and The Temptations lol! Fantastic! I learnt the recorder in school too! I can play "Hot Cross Buns" pretty well :D lol. Oh yess, I don't think there'll be cinemas nearby since I'm moving to a secluded place but I'll run to the nearest theater if I have to, to watch Prometheus!!! I haven't seen 'Final Cut' so I'll add that to my watchlist :) Should be great! And "Cupid" by Sam Cooke is so chilll! I'll listen to more stuff by him definitely :D
@Suicidal- Hey! Thankyouu :) I've never heard of Neutral Milk Hotel but SydtheSquid mentioned them too so I'll give them a listen. :) And Jane's Addiction as well. I love the Spiderman movies so much! My inner nerd is unleashed when I talk about the comics and mov
the comics and movies, seriously. Idgaf about the reviews for them :P Will for suree watch Mimic, I had never heard about the movie till now.
@Harrison Ford- Hello! I love My bloody Valentine so muchhh! and The Dark Side of the Moon's my fav PF album as well, you listen to a lot of really classy bands! I have the Twin Peaks OST, Angelo Badalamenti's a highlight for sure!
@Leprosy- Hey! I love Death to death! Lol, they're my all-time favourite band :) :) :) and you're in a band too? Heck frickin' yes! Lmao and this line made me spit out my drink "Listening to the album Season of the Dead by Necrophagia is just like watching a horror film"
So.True. The riffs sound exactly like they were lifted off of a horror movie! Great answer. :D
- annyruttsLv 78 years agoBest Answer
Well as you know. I love hip hop music. But I also like a ton of rock too. I grew up in the whole grunge era.
My favorite artists in rap are
Wu tang clan
And in rock I'm a big fan of
Rage against the machine
Lamb of god
Among others obviously
Favorite album are
Gza - liquid swords
Wu tang - enter the 36 chambers
The killers - SAMs town
Pink Floyd - dark side of the moon
Pearl jam - ten
Rage against the machine - self titled
Mobb deep - the infamous
Way too many to name
Bq- I play guitar and. Little bit of keyboard
Bq2 - the dark knight rises for sure and Django unchained. I not know when the latter comes out though
Bq3- rolling stones. Though Scorsese movies in knew who they were but never really got into them until seeing his movies as a kid
Bq4- spinal tap f course lol
Bq5- I enjoyed Contraband a lot. It got terrible reviews though
I know you like Rock but here's some rap you may dig
- SydtheSquidLv 78 years ago
These are my favorite albums of my favorite bands:
Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band- The Beatles
White Blood Cells- The White Stripes
London Calling- The Clash
The Ramones- The Ramones
In The Aeroplane Over the Sea- Neutral Milk Hotel
Ok Computer- Radiohead
Dookie- Green Day
Blood Sugar Sex Magik- The Red Hot Chili Peppers
Paranoid- Black Sabbath
Franz Ferdinand- Franz Ferdinand
Hot Fuss- The Killers
Fashion Nugget- Cake
The Dark Side of the Moon- Pink Floyd
Darklands- The Jesus and Mary Chain
The Doors- The Doors
Good News For People Who Love Bad News- Modest Mouse
The Joshua Tree- U2
Legend- Bob Marley and the Wailers
Licensed to Ill- The Beatie Boys
The Queen is Dead- The Smiths
Merriweather Post Pavilion- Animal Collective
Oracular Spectacular- MGMT
The Crane Wife- The Decemberists
Greatest Hits- Queen (Even though it is not a studio album, it is still one of my favorite things to listen to)
BQ- I play guitar and trumpet (although I have not picked up my trumpet in a while). I am not in a band.
BQ2- Well obviously it's the Avengers. Other than that, although I will probably see something like Dark Shadows or The Dictator between now and then, I definitely plan on watching Men in Black 3, despite the fact that I'm not in love with the trailer. I would not be surprised if it ended up sucking. However, I am a fan of the series so I won't miss it.
BQ3- The Smiths in (500) Days of Summer.
BQ4- Definitely This is Spinal Tap! Another one is Dazed and Confused. Even though it's not exactly about music, it's one of my favorite movies that has one of my favorite soundtracks.
BQ5- Men in Black 2. It probably came to mind because I've been thinking about the new one, but I have always really enjoyed this movie not quite, but almost as much as the first one. It's a really fun movie even though it has a 39% on Rotten Tomatoes.
- 8 years ago
hey Marina! Great question.
My favourite band of all time is Smashing Pumpkins, and I listen to them the most. I find their music to suit any mood I'm in.
Anyway, some of my favourite albums are (I'll limit one per band)
Mellon Collie And The Infinite Sadness- Smashing Pumpkins
Downward Spiral- Nine Inch Nails
In The Aeroplane Over The Sea- Neutral Milk Hotel
Live Through This- Hole
Sister- Sonic Youth
The Holy Bible- Manic Street Preachers
Antichrist Superstar- Marilyn Manson
Nothing's Shocking- Jane's Addiction
Terror Twilight- Pavement
Rage Against The Machine Self Titled
Fresh Fruit For Rotting Vegetables- Dead Kennedys
Blood Sugar Sex Magik- RHCP
BQ: Sadly, no (: I tried to play the acoustic guitar, but I never practiced
BQ2: Dark Shadows
The Dark Knight Rises
Unsure completely about release dates
BQ3: Natural Born Killer's brilliant soundtrack made me discover Jane's Addiction
BQ4: Almost Famous, definately!
BQ5: Well, I have a very soft spot in my heart for Spiderman 3 :) But I was quite impressed with The Butterfly Effect despite its flaws. Also... Guillermo Del Toro's ''Mimic'' has a 5.8 rating on imdb and I think its an enjoyable film!
edit: OH you should def give Neutral Milk Hotel a listen! I'd add links, but sadly I'm at school (:. Hope you enjoy Mimic. And stuff the reviews :)
- LoganLv 78 years ago
I play drums, and no I am not in a band have many favorite albums Marina
Don't Look Back
Lie To Me
Mellon Collie And The Infinite Sadness
I like all kinds of music from Metal , Rap, Classic Rock. I would be here all night just listing them
BQ2 I have not had any plans to go to a movie as of yet, I have been away for a couple of weeks
BQ4 The Door's
BQ5 Well that depends I like a lot of not so great movies. I loved the movie It Takes Two with George Newbern, but to recommend it to you, no way lol!
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- Anonymous8 years ago
I don't think I have a particular favourite band or artist, there are several. I'll list some of my favourite albums.
1. "Live Through This" by Hole
2. "The Holy Bible" by Manic Street Preachers
3. "3 Gymnopédies & Other Piano Works" by Erik Satie
4. "Loveless" by My Bloody Valentine
5. "The Dark Side of the Moon" by Pink Floyd
6. "La Question" by Françoise Hardy
7. "Jeopardy" by The Sound
8. "Broken English" by Marianne Faithfull
9. "London Calling" by The Clash
10. "Transformer" by Lou Reed
11. "Only Theatre of Pain" by Christian Death
12. "Total" by SebastiAn
13. "Some Girls" by The Rolling Stones
14. "Parallel Lines" by Blondie
15. "The Doors" by The Doors
16. "The Tired Sounds of Stars of the Lid" by Stars of the Lid
17. "In the Wee Small Hours" by Frank Sinatra
18. "The Velvet Underground & Nico" by The Velvet Underground
19. "Purple Rain" by Prince
20. "Houses of the Holy" by Led Zeppelin
And that's not including all of the film/TV scores I listen to, lol.
BQ: Nope. I wish, though.
BQ2: I have no clue. I guess The Dark Knight Rises and Prometheus when they're released, but that'll be a while.
BQ3: Angelo Badalamenti, I discovered him through Twin Peaks.
BQ4: High Fidelity.
BQ5: Pumpkin http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0265591/
it only has a 6.1 rating on IMDb but I actually thought it was quite good.
- Jack NicholsonLv 78 years ago
The Beatles- Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band
The Mamas and the Papas- The Mamas and the Papas Deliver
Pink Floyd- ahh either Dark Side of the Moon or The Wall
The Rolling Stones- Sticky Fingers
Frank Sinatra- Strangers in the Night
Johnny Cash- With His Hot and Blue Guitar
Led Zeppelin- Led Zeppelin IV
The Who- Who's Next
BQ- Well, a couple months ago I was trying to learn how to play the piano, but I wasn't very good at it and I got tired of trying so I gave up on that. :P
BQ2- Dark Shadows, probably.
BQ3- Simon & Garfunkel from The Graduate. I feel in love with the song Sound of Silence the first time I heard it on that movie.
BQ4- Walk the Line.
BQ5- I agree with Liam on Southland Tales! It has a lot of bad reviews and only a 5.5 rating on IMDb but I thought it was a really good movie. :)
- emjobLv 78 years ago
And snap, music was my first love too :)
My favourite albums (of all time!) -
Psychedelic Shack - The Temptations
Live at the Harlem Square Club - Sam Cooke
Portrait of a Legend - Sam Cooke
Come Find Yourself - Fun Lovin' Criminals
2001 - Dr Dre
Pet Sounds - The Beach Boys
Parallel Lines - Blondie
The State of Things - Reverend and the Makers
Pulp Fiction soundtrack (it is one of the best albums I own!)
I also love Roy Orbison and Queen (well mainly Freddie Mercury, loooove him). Oh and Eric Burdon, I love his solo work and love when he was in The Animals and War. He had such a bluesy, soulful voice and the mix of blues and rock just worked so well!
BQ: Never been in a band, can't play any instruments. I did learn the recorder at school!
BQ2: Prometheus. Rarely go to the cinema to be honest, but can't wait for this!!
BQ3: Sam Cooke "the man who discovered soul" :) I absolutely loved the film 'Inner Space' when I was a kid and it featured two Sam Cooke songs, one being 'Cupid' which I adored. I bought an album for the song and the rest is history, Sam Cooke has been my favourite artist since I was a teenager :) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r01rjeTAwf8
BQ4: Human Traffic perhaps. If I think of a better one I'll edit :) do love that film though!
BQ5: Oh goodness, I'm not sure. I never really read reviews. Hmmmm. I don't think the film 'Final Cut' (1998) has got that great reviews, despite it being really smart, funny and very original.
- \Liam\Lv 58 years ago
I like Nirvana, Sonic Youth, Pixies, David Bowie, The Talking Heads, The Kinks, Smashing Pumpkins, Jefferson Airplane, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, The Animals, Placebo, The Rolling Stones, Pink Floyd, Angus and Julia Stone, and Radiohead.
My favourite albums are Nevermind, In Utero, Changesbowie, Siamese Dream, Stop Making Sense, Surrealistic Pillow, Meds, Show Your Bones, The Wall
BQ: Saxaphone and Piano. I'm not in a band.
BQ2: I'm not sure yet, I want to see Cabin in the Woods, but I'm not sure when that comes out in Australia..
BQ3: Pixies (from Fight Club), The Kinks (from The Boat That Rocked, i think), Placebo (from The Chumscrubber)
BQ4: Either This is Spinal Tap or Almost Famous
BQ5: Southland Tales.
- 8 years ago
favorite album: Bloody Kisses by Type O Negative
Either Ozzy Osbourne's early stuff or Type O Negative
b1. I write 6 string and sing for my band
b2. Wrath of the Titans
b3. I found a mash up of Deep Dish vs. Dire Straits called 'Flashing for Money' from the Sopranos soundtrack
b4. cant think of any right now
b5. Spun (great film with John Leguizamo, Mena Suvari, Jason Schwartzman, Brittany Murphey and Patrick Fugit.
- Anonymous8 years ago
My fave bands/singers are : Demi Lovato, Jensen Ackles, Shania Twain, Cherri Bomb, Selena Gomez, Civil Wars, Paramore, Lad Antebellum, A Day to Remember, Innerpartysystem...this is gonna go on forever....
BQ: I'm a soloist, but i'd love to be in a band. I am a singer, and i can play piano and guitar.
BQ2: Um...it is the Avengers, i'm seeing it tommorow... But i suppose i'd like to see the Lucky One
BQ3: I discovered The Civil Wars (A fold folk/country duet band)
BQ4: Is it sad for me to say Camp Rock? It has to be my fave music movie.
BQ5: I liked the third Xmen, but everyone i mention it to, didnt enjoy it... :s