Top ten favorite strokes songs/top ten favorite songs

Jun 12

Top ten favorite strokes songs/top ten favorite songs

Posted by robotfrom1984 on

Top ten favorite strokes songs:
1. You Only Live Once
2. Between Love & Hate
3. Evening Sun
4. Take It Or Leave It
5. Automatic Stop
6. Ize Of The World
7. Reptilia
8. What Ever Happened?
9. 12:51
10. On The Other Side

Kommentare for this Forum Topic

1. Ize of the World
2. Whatever Happened
3. Heart In a Cage
4. Trying Your Luck
5. Hard to Explain
6. Vision of Division
7. Taken for a Fool
8. Reptilia
9. Under Cover of Darkness
10. You Only Live Once

solid list. based solely on my itunes playcounts, it seems my favourite strokes song is actually "the ize of the world" from first impressions of earth. is that possible? i must have fallen asleep with it on repeat one.

1. Hard to Explain
2. Someday
3. Trying Your Luck
4. Is This It
5. Under Control
6. Reptilia
7. Take It or Leave It
8. Last Nite
9. Soma
10. The Modern Age

1. "Hard to Explain" (Is This It)
We end at the beginning. "Hard to Explain" was the Strokes' first single, and it acts like a mission statement for the band's sound: retro yet contemporary, catchy as hell, drums that sound like a machine, Television-like dueling guitars, driving bass. And there's that breakdown — the "I missed the last bus, I'll take the next train" part — which is seriously like the best thing ever. People have personal favorites, but "Hard to Explain" is the Strokes songs.

......And from other artists
Elton John- Rocket Man or Have You Seen the Saucers
Arctic Monkeys- A Certain Romance or Suck It and See
The Libertines-Can't Stand Me Now
MGMT- Siberian Breaks or Time to Pretend
The Black Keys-Everlasting Light
Bob Dylan- Mr. Tambourine Man or Positively 4th Street
Simon and Garfunkel-America or Mrs. Robinson
The Rolling Stones- Dead Flowers or Waiting on a Friend
The Velvet Underground- All Tomorrow's Parties or Femme Fatale
The Eagles- Hotel California

[size=150][b]the Strokes favorites[/b][/size]...(not in order)
[list]reptilia
you only live once
12:51
hard to explain
alone, together
trying your luck
on the other side
ize of the world
razorblade
under control[/list:u]

[b][size=150]non strokes favorite songs (at this time)[/size][/b]...
"the crystal ship" - the Doors
"light my fire" - the Doors
"fuck forever" - Babyshambles
"idioteque" - Radiohead
"evil" - Interpol
"don't look back into the sun" - the Libertines
"little sister" - Queens of the Stone Age
"see you soon" - Coldplay
"dreaming of you" - the Coral
"Espiral" - Porter
8-)

no strokes

joan of arc - shown and told
J Tilman - Day Trips
Nancy Wallace - The Drowned Lover
joan of arc - whiteout
Balmorhea - anything from River Arms
Can - same (album) Ege Bamyasi

Ok its only six call me a cop out

The Cure - Disintegration
Regina Spektor - Pavlov's Daughter
The Strokes - Trying your luck
Kings of Leon - Milk
MGMT - Time to Pretend
Arcade Fire - Tunnels
I'm From Barcelona - Treehouse
Crystal Castles - Crimewave
David Bowie - Starman
BRMC - American X

If i had to do a top ten right now it'd be

1. Spiritualized | "Ladies & Gentlemen We Are Floating in Space" (Elvis Mix)
2. Sonic Youth | "Shadow of a Doubt"
3. The Pogues | "A Pair of Brown Eyes"
4. Radiohead | "Kid A"
5. The Replacements | "Left of The Dial"
6. Lou Reed | "Coney Island Baby"
7. British Sea Power | "Carrion"
8. The Beach Boys | "I Know There's An Answer"
9. Scott Walker | "Farmer In The City"
10. Bjork | "All Is Full Of Love" (Video Mix)

[b]At the Moment:[/b]

[u][b]The Strokes...[/b][/u]
1. Someday
2. Last Nite
3. You Only Live Once
4. Electricityscape
5. Red Light
6. Automatic Stop
7. What Ever Happened?
8. Is This It
9. Take It Or Leave It
10. Modern Girls & Old Fashioned Men with Regina Spektor

[u][b]In General...[/b][/u]
1. Someday
2. Do Me A Favour - Arctic Monkeys
3. Last Nite
4. Men's Needs - The Cribs
5. Standing Next To Me - The Last Shadow Puppets
6. Freakbeat Phantom - The Rascals
7. This House Is A Circus - Arctic Monkeys
8. YOLO
9. Electricityscape
10. Skeleton Song - Kate Nash

[color=#00BF00]it´s difficult but....
barely legal
reptilia
modern age
automatic stop
i can´t win
vision of division
evenig sun
last nite
take it or leave it
nyc cops
yeah ITT it´s my fav album hahaha[/color] :lol:

hm....

1. Trying your luck
2. Reptilia
3. Soma
4. I cant win
5. Ize of the World
6. Someday
7. Take it or leave it
8. Is this it
9. You only live once
10.Vision of Division

someday
last nite
heart in a cage
nyc cops
mercy mercy me
vision of division
under control
12:51
take it or leave it
in her prime

1. Someday
2. What Ever Happened
3. Clear Skies
4. New York City Cops
5. I Can't Win
6. Trying Your Luck
7.You Only Live Once
8. Under Control
9. Red Light
10. Ize Of The World

That was really hard to narrow it down to just 10

TOP TEN FAVORTIE STROKES SONGS:
1.12:51
2.NEW YORK CITY COPS
3.WHAT EVER HAPPENED?
4.RAZORBLADE
5.THE END HAS NO END
6.SOMA
7.TAKE IT OR LEAVE IT
8.HARD TO EXPLAIN
9.HAWAII
10.I'LL TRY ANYTHING ONCE
:D
AND ALL THEIR OTHER SONGS TOOO
<3

Top 10 Strokes Songs....
1-Alone Together
2-Soma
3-Trying Your Luck
4-The End Has No End
5-12:51
6-Hard To Explain
7-Modern Girls and Old Fashioned Men
8-What Ever Happened?
9-Evening Sun
10-Electricityscape

And....
1-Snow Brigade-Mew
2-Black History Month-Death From Above 1979
3-Indie Rokkers-MGMT
4-The Seething Rain Weeps For You-Mew
5-The Eagle-The Red Sun Band
6-Phenomena-YYY's
7-Hoppipolla-Sigur Ros
8-Little Sister-QOTSA
9-E-Pro-Beck
10-Satellite-Guster

[u]top ten favourite strokes songs[/u]

1. What ever happened?
2. Trying your luck
3.Hard to explain
4.Ize of the world
5.Alone together
6. Red light
7.The way it is
8. Evening sun
9. Reptilia
10. NYC cops

and not strokes songs top ten(in not particular order)

From the ritz to the rubble-Arctic monkeys
Old yellow bricks-Arctic monkeys
ooh la - the kooks
milk - kings of leon
the good old days - the libertines
Tracy jacks - blur
To the end -blur
She's hearing voices - bloc party
As above, so below - klaxons
Love is colder than death(the ep version)- the virgins

1. Automatic Stop
2. Alone, Together
3. Modern Girls and Old Fashioned Men
4. Hard To Explain
5. Juicebox
6. Reptilia
7. Razorblade
8. The End Has No End
9. The Modern Age
10. Hawaii

and...
1. Everyone Gets a Star- Albert Hammond Jr.
2. GfC- Albert Hammond Jr.
3. When The Sun Goes Down- Arctic Monkeys
4. Eulogy- Ben Kenney
5. Square One- Coldplay
6. A Kiss To Send Us Off- Incubus
7. Admiration- Incubus
8. Future Foe Scenarios- Silversun Pickups
9. Ever (Foreign Flag)- Team Sleep
10. Aurora- Foo Fighters

Hard to Explain
Onlyliveatonce
razorblade
12:51
Reptilllia
Is this it
I cant win
Vision of Division
Electricityscape
The way it is

I listen to a lot of music so its not possible to make a top 10 but now i often listen to "Est" a jazz group from sweden.

1.alone together
2.soma
3.reptilia
4.automatic stop
5. under control
6.YOLO
7.heart in a cage
8.VOD
9.Last nite
10.(but not least)NYC

and!:
1.rock and roll - velvet underground
2.Experiment - rival joustas
3.everyone gets a star - Albert hammond J.r
4.Stairway to heaven - Led Zep
5.Even flow- Pearl jam
6.The man who sold the world- nirvana
7 dancing my way back- major grace
8.House of jealous lovers- the rapture
9.Marquee moon - television
10. Fox hole -Television
11.The volture - Share the shame:P

hard to explain
heart in a cage
what ever happend
you only live once
the modern age
trying your luck
evening sun
reptilia
between love & hate
ize of the world

The Strokes: (not really in order, i'm too tired to do that)
1. Hard to Explain
2. Someday
3. Trying Your Luck
4. Is This It
5. Under Control
6. Reptilia
7. Take It or Leave It
8. Last Nite
9. Soma
10. The Modern Age

Anything: (again, not in order)
1. My Little Corner of the World- Yo La Tengo
2. Someday- The Strokes
3. High and Dry- Radiohead
4. What I'm Looking For- Brendan Benson
5. Nowhere Man- The Beatles
6. Don't Look Back in Anger- Oasis
7. Bittersweet Symphony- The Veve
8. Boys and Girls- Blur
9. Hands- The Raconteurs
10. El Scorcho- Weezer

That really isn't and "of all time" list, it's more of a "right this second" list. As i said before, i'm just too tired.

the Strokes
1. I Can't Win
2. Ask Me Anything
3. Hard To Explain
4. 12:51
5. Electricityscape
6. The End Has No End
7. You Only Live Once
8. Barely Legal
9. New York City Cops
10. Razorblade

all music
1. Lines - Tapes 'n Tapes
2. Avenue Of Hope - I Am Kloot
3. I Can't Win - The Strokes
4. Juno - Tokyo Police Club
5. Old Yellow Bricks - Arctic Monkeys
6. The Way We Get By - Spoon
7. Black Dirt - Sea Wolf
8. Ask Me Anything - The Strokes
9. Mykonos - Fleet Foxes
10. Imposter Costume - the (International) Noise Conspiracy

Top 10 strokes songs:
1:Automatic stop
2:You only live once
3:Hard to explain
4:Reptilia
5:Ize of the world
6:12:51
7:The end has no end
8:Meet me in the bathroom
9:Under Control
10:Alone,together

Top 10 Songs:
1:Not even jail-Interpol
2:Adams song-Blink 182
3:Call to arms-Angels and Airwaves
4:In transit-Albert Hammond Jr
5:man theres just to many more to name lol.!

P.S. the new coldplay album is a-maz-ing.

In no particular order

- You Only Live One
- Juicebox
- Heart In a Cage
- Evening Sun
- Someday
- Last Nite
- New York City Cops
- Take It Or Leave It
- Reptilia
- Hard To Explain

strokes top 10:
-hard to explain
-you only live once
-reptilia
-meet me in the bathroom
-razorblade
-ize of the world
-soma
-the modern age
-12:51
-last nite

of all time top 10:
1. hard to explain-the strokes
2. strawberry fields forever-the beatles
3. dazed and confused- led zeppelin
4. light my fire-the doors
5. weekend wars-mgmt
6. mediodia-cafe tacuba
7. paint it black-rolling stones
8. wake up exhausted-tegan and sara
9. bohemian rhapsody-queen
10. c'mere-interpol

ok fine i'll try.
im missing like the rest of the whole list though, lol
And btw I loove Elephant Song as well.

(in no particular order)
1. Last Nite
2. Hard To Explain
3. Meet Me in the bathroom
4. The End has no End
5. I can't win
6. Juicebox
7. Heart in a Cage
8. In her Prime
9. 15 Minutes
10. Alone, Together

no way i can do that!
so here's all the songs I DO like

Is This it
The Modern Age
Soma
Someday
Barely Legal
Alone, Together
Last Nite
Hard to Explain (no shit)
NYC Cops
When it started
Take it or leave it
What ever happened
Reptilia
Automatic Stop
12:51
You talk way too much
Between Love & hate
meet me in the bathroom (<3)
under control
the end has no end
the way it is
i can't win
you only live once
juicebox
razorblade
heart in a cage
on the other side
ask me anything
electricityscape
killing lies
15 minutes (<3)
ize of the world
evening sun
red light
Hawaii
Modern Girls & Oldfashioned men
In Her Prime
Clear Skies
Obstinate
My Drive thru (I know its just Julian and Santogold but I still like it!!)

Ones on the Album I didnt really like:
trying your luck (my least fav song by the band, ever. and if people are appalled by this, that just means its a compliment of the band, lol.)
vision of division (sometimes i like it, sometimes i dont. I like when its like 'how long must i waittt' and stuff but i hate after the cool guitar stuff in the beginning how its all slow-ish. its like i get all excited then its slow.. it kinda irks me but its not a bad song.. just yeah idk hardtoexplainn.)

top 10 strokes songs:
1.) Take It or Leave It
2.) Trying Your Luck
3.) Someday
4.) Hard to Explain
5.) Reptilia
6.) 12:51
7.) Heart in a Cage
8.) The End Has No End
9.) Vision of Division
10.) Soma

Top 10 favorite songs: (in no particular order)
-Alright by the subways
-lullaby by the cure
-take it or leave it by the strokes
-rebellion (lies) by arcade fire
-atlantis to interzone by the klaxons
-turn into by the yeah yeah yeahs
-hate to say i told u so by the hives
-the scientist by coldplay
-michael by franz ferdinand
-a day in the life by the beatles

the order is the same..

º You only live once
º Razorblade
º Reptilia
º Under control
º Someday
º New york city cops
º Take it or leave it
º Between love and hate
º Barely legal
º Heart in a cage

º Nirvana - about a girl
º Soundgarden - burden in my hand
º Led zeppelin - houses of the holy
º Audioslave - cochise
º Rage against the machine - people of the sun
º The ramones - sheena is a punk rocker
º Foo fighters - all my life
º Metallica - seek and destroy
º Arctic monkeys - fluorescent adolescent
º The strokes - reptilia

ten favorites songs.. mmm are not enought :/ hahah

WHAT EVER HAPPENED
New York City Cops
The Modern Age
Reptilia
On The Other Side
Vision Of Division
Ize Of The World
Razorblade
Hard To Explain
The End Has No End

that was extremely difficult

no order:

Top 10 strokes songs:
red light
YOLO
someday
last nite
reptilia
soma
ize of the world
end has no end
12:51
evening sun

top 10 other songs from other bands:
c'mere-interpol
don't panic-coldplay
viva la vida-coldplay
campus-vampire weekend
we r ur friends-justic
black tamborine-beck
obstacle 1-interpol
clampdown-clash
oxford comma-vampire weekend
golden skans-klaxons

[b]Top ten strokies[/b]
1. Trying Your Luck
2. Electricityscape
3. Alone Together
4. Automatic Stop
5. Reptilia
6. Someday
8. Ize
9. TEHNE
10. Vision of division
[b]
Top ten random songs[/b]
1. Everybody's gotta learn sometime - Beck
2. Stella was a diver - Interpol
3. Trying Your Luck - The Strokes
4. Weight of the World - Black Rebel Motorcycle Club
5. The Flowers - Regina Spektor
6. Candy Says - Velvet Underground
7. Nude - Radiohead
8. The District Sleeps Alone Tonight - The Postal Service
9. Bonita Applebum - A Tribe Called Quest
10. Playground Love - Air

[u]Top Ten Favorite Strokes Songs[/u] (in no particular order)
• Last Nite
• Soma
• Someday
• Between Love & Hate
• Reptilia
• 12:51
• What Ever Happened?
• You Only Live Once
• Heart In A Cage
• Ize Of The World
• Red Light

I don't even know where to begin with my favorite non-Strokes songs haha.
There's just far too many to narrow down.

Strokes (no particular order)
12:51
Ize of the World
Automatic Stop
What ever Happened?
Last Night
Reptilia
Electicyscape
Someday Razorblade

Other Faves
Coldplay Clocks
Shania Twain- You're still the one
The Postal Service- Such Great Hieghts
Vanessa Carlton-Annie, White Houses, Nolita Fairytale
Pearl Jam-Elderly Woman...
Tracy Chapman-Fast Car
Def Leopard-Photograph
Frank Sinatra-Summer Wind

[color=#BF00BF]in no order
1- Ize of the world
2- vision of division
3-reptilia
4-the modern age
5-electricityscape
6-the modern age
7-12:51
8-hard to explain
9-alone togueter
10-juicebox

other songs
1.505- arctic monkeys
2. In transit - Albert Hammond jr
3. Animal machine - the vines
4. Still take you home - Arcticmonkeys
5. Walk away - Franz Ferdinand
6. Hate to say I told you so - The Hives
7. Read my mind - The killers
8. Red morning ligth - Kings of leon
9. My mistakes werw made for you - Last shadow puppets
10. Knights of cydonia - muse[/color]

In No Order!

The Strokes
*Trying Your Luck
*Heart in a Cage
*New York City Cops
*Red Light
*Automatic Stop
*The End Has No End
*Hard to Explain
*Soma
*Ize of the World
*Under Control

Top Ten Songs [atm]
*Public Pervert - Interpol
*All My Love - Led Zeppelin
*I Still Remember - Bloc Party
*Every Second Counts - Switches
*On Top - The Killers
*Pictures of You - The Cure
*Bliss - Muse
*Maps - Yeah Yeah Yeahs
*Fearless - The Bravery
*Baby's Gonna Die Tonight - Adam Green

In no order !

Heart in a cage
Take it or Leave it
New york city cops
automatic stop
Ize of the World
Reptilia
12:51
Alone, together
Undercontrol
Vision of division

( 10 songs is not enough :cry: )

[color=#804080]Ooh this is gonna be hard.... I love ALL the Strokes songs!! But I'll try to choose my favorite...

[u]Top Strokes Songs (not in any particular order)[/u]
1. I Can't Win
2. Between Love And Hate
3. Automatic Stop
3. New York City Cops
4. Ize of the World
5. The End Has No End
6. Reptilia
7. Soma
8. Take It Or Leave It
9. Meet Me In The Bathroom
10. Is This It

[u]Top Ten Favorite Songs (Not Including The Strokes, and once again in no particular order)[/u]
1. Take Me Out- Franz Ferdinand
2. Honest Mistake- The Bravery
3. Stay Together For The Kids- blink 182
4. All The Young Dudes- Mott The Hoople
5. Rich Girls- The Virgins
6. Goodnight Goodnight- Hot Hot Heat
7. From The Ritz To The Rubble- Arctic Monkeys
8. 505- Arctic Monkeys
9. Joker And The Thief- Wolfmother
10. Are You Gonna Be My Girl- JET[/color]

none of them in order:

The Strokes:
1.-Automatic Stop
2.-Soma
3.-Trying your luck
4.-Someday
5.-Meet Me in The Bathroom
6.-Hawaii
7.-Ize of The World
8.-Vision of Division
9.-I can`t Win
10.-Razorblade

Favourite songs:

1.-Automatic Stop
2.-Leave Before the Lights Come 0n - Arctic Monkeys
3.-Outsiders - Franz Ferdinand
4.-Pioneer to the Falls - Interpol
5.-My Mistake were Made for You - The Last Shadow Puppets
6.-Knocked Up - KOL
7.-No Cars Go - Arcade Fire
8.-King Christian - Mew
9.-Slither - Velvet Revolver
10.-Island in the Sun -Weezer

1.The modern age
2.In her prime
3.you only live once
4.Ize of the world
5.Soma
6.Hard to explain
7.I Can´t win
8.Barely legal
9.Someday
10.15 minutes

Leave before the lights come on-Arctic monkeys
Spiral staircase-Kings of leon
Hey Jude-The beatles
The common people-Pulp
The modern age-The strokes
Time for heroes-The libertines
Take her out-Franz ferdinand
Heroes-David bowie
Subterranean homesick blues-Bob Dylan
Shane McGowan-Hästpojken

or something like that ;)

hard to explain
reptilia
red light
ill try anything once
what ever happened
juicebox
vision of division
the modern age
you only live once
ask me anything

i still havent quite organized my top 10 list, i know that across the universe by the beatles are there, so is mr. tambourine man-bob dylan, and hard to explain.
i know nothing else.

ok we haven't done this in a while, so ;)

strokes songs:
1. someday
2. i can't win
3. trying your luck
4. reptilia
5. whatever happened
6. take it or leave it
7. 12:51
8. ize of the world
9. 15 minutes
10.modern girls & old fahioned men

other songs(that I can think of right now) :
libertines - can't stand me now
qotsa - the blood is love
mighty mighty bosstones - the impression that I get
radiohead - paranoid android
guns'n'roses - don't cry
maximo park - appy some pressure
white stripes - blue orchid
the hives - abra cadaver
rolling stones - honky tonk women
queen - don't stop me now

Top ten favorite Strokes songs:
1. Hard To Explain
2. Vision Of Division
3. Reptilia
4. Clear Skies
5. Soma
6. 15 Minutes
7. Take it Or Leave it
8. Between Love & Hate
9. Last Nite
10. New York City Cops

Top ten favorite songs:
1. Albion_Babyshambles
2. L'opportuniste_Jacques Dutronc
3. Across The Universe_The Beatles
4. Hard To Explain_The Strokes
5. The Drugs Don't Work_The Verve
6. Music When The Lights Go Out_The Libertines
7. Le Poinçonneur des Lilas_Serge Gainsbourg
8. Hotel Yorba_The White Stripes
9. Venus In Furs_Velvet Underground
10. Emily_Adam Green

In no order...

Last Nite - The Strokes
Fluorescent Adolescent - Arctic Monkeys
Panic - The Smiths
C'mere - Interpol
Red Morning Light - Kings of Leon
Heart in a Cage - The Strokes
NYC cops - The Strokes
When the Sun Goes Down - Arctic Monkeys
Emily - Adam Green
Yellow Ledbetter - Pearl Jam

okay dont hold me to that.
[i]things they can change in such a permanent way [/i];)

Sorry, forgot
Top ten favorite songs:
1. You Only Live Once
2. Ball & Biscuit- The White Stripes
3. Do Me A Favour-Arctic Monkeys
4. Oh! Darling- The Beatles
5. Little Furry Things-Dinosaur Jr.
6. Dumb-Nirvana
7. Red House-Jimi Hendrix
8. Charmer-Kings Of Leon
9. Hey Little World!-The Hives
10. El Scorcho-Weezer