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    Mellow songs

    I'm a dinosaur rocker for the most part. Led Zep is my favorite band, but I do like a lot of other music too.

    I'd like to see what you CFers like when it comes to mellow music, or specific songs.

    Some of my favorites:

    Holding Back The Years -- Simply Red http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yG07WSu7Q9w

    I Go Crazy -- Paul Davis version http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Oj4jXavFbOc

    Don't Dream It's Over -- Crowded House http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J9gKyRmic20

    Everybody Here Wants You -- Jeff Buckley http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nrMwgTc69y4


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    Re: Mellow songs

    Artist: John Mayer
    Album: Continuum
    Song: Gravity


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    Re: Mellow songs

    Summer Breeze - Seals and Crofts
    Southern Cross - CSN
    Easy - Commodores



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    Re: Mellow songs

    Quote Originally Posted by keepngoal View Post
    Artist: John Mayer
    Album: Continuum
    Song: Gravity
    It's crazy how talented John Mayer is. Unfortunately he got overexposed after his first big album and kind of started acting like a d-bag.


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    Re: Mellow songs



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    Re: Mellow songs

    Lost Cause - Beck
    If You Don't Know Me By Now - Harold Melvin & the Blue Notes
    Question - Old 97s


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    Re: Mellow songs

    The Rain Song



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    Re: Mellow songs

    From the Beginning - Emerson, Lake & Palmer



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    Re: Mellow songs

    Boots of Spanish Leather. The Airborne Toxic Event cover is pretty good. It's in the Youtubes.

    Why is it that Dylan songs sound better when Dylan isn't singing them?

    Springsteen and Melissa Etheridge singing Thunder Road kicks butt.

    Air Supply!

    Donovan - Chase the Wind

    Don't Give Up On Us Baby - David Soul....the 70s were a weird time. Hit up the Bridge on Sirius. All of that soft hit stuff is there


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    Re: Mellow songs

    Black Water - The Doobie Brothers (not very slow, but definitely mellow)
    Total Eclipse of the Heart - Bonnie Tyler
    As I Lay Me Down - Sophie B Hawkins
    A Long December - Counting Crows
    Making Love out of Nothing at All - Air Supply
    She Talks to Angels - The Black Crows
    No Woman No Cry - Bob Marley and the Wailers
    By The Rivers of Babylon - The Melodians
    Walking Away - Craig David
    Enjoy the Silence - Depeche Mode
    Lovesong - The Cure
    Twisted - Keith Sweat
    Standing Outside a Broken Phone Booth with Money in my Hand - Primitive Radio Gods (that is one long title, but great song)

    I'm sure I have a ton more, but these are some of my favorites. Plus a ton of other reggae slow songs and Spanish ballads.



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    Re: Mellow songs

    you like rebelution eh State?!?! They opened for OAR a few years back. Pretty chill band.



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    Re: Mellow songs

    whar all the Dave Matthews Band songs?



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    Re: Mellow songs

    Kishi Bashi - Manchester, Bright Whites for a little more up tempo, really anything by him.
    Two Hours Traffic - I Did What I Could
    Marshall Crenshaw
    Jules Shear
    Hothouse Flowers - Gypsy Fair
    Gaslight Anthem - National Anthem
    Jeremy Fisher - Cigarette
    Crowded House
    Avett Brothers


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