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Posted: Sep 13, 2010 3:47 pm
 
get to work!
Posted: Sep 13, 2010 4:00 pm
 
There is only one.

The Looking Glass - Brandi
Posted: Sep 13, 2010 4:04 pm
 
Rime of the Ancient Mariner - Maiden
Son of a Sailor - J. Buffet
Wreck of the Edmond Fitzgerald - G. Lightfoot
Sloop John B. - Beach Boys
Come Sail Away - Styx
Sailing - Christopher Cross
Posted: Sep 13, 2010 4:07 pm
 
Sittin' on the Dock of the Bay - maybe a stretch
Posted: Sep 13, 2010 4:09 pm
 
Posted: Sep 13, 2010 4:13 pm
 
There is only one.

Finished in one. Not surprised it was you who answered, either.
Posted: Sep 13, 2010 4:22 pm
 
Come On Down To My Boat Baby
Posted: Sep 13, 2010 4:55 pm
 
Boys of Melody - Hidden Cameras
Nantucket Sleighride - Mountain
The Ocean- Led Zeppelin
Sea and Sand- The Who
Southern Cross - CSN
Thunder Island - Jay Ferguson
shakedown cruise - jay ferguson
I'm Your Captain/Closer To Home - Grand Funk
Ride Captain Ride - Blues Image
Sailing - Christopher Cross
Sail On - Commodores
Caribbean Queen - Billy Ocean
Sailor Man - TRBNGR
Sailin On - Bad Brains
Downeaster Alexa - Billy Joel
The Water Is Wide - Joan Baez
Island In The Sun- Weezer
Children of the Sea - Black Sabbath
Down by the Sea - Men at Work
Sea of Madness - Iron Maiden
Down by the Seaside - Led Zeppelin
Marching to the Sea - The Residents
Sea of Love - phil phillips
Wave of Mutilation - Pixies
Nautical Rock and Roll - the Bananas
seaside rendezvous - queen
come sail away - styx
Ocean Man - Ween
Land Ho - The Doors
VAHEVALA - loggins and messina
Shark attack - Wailing Souls
Hammerhead shark - David Lee Roth
Beyond the Sea - Bobby Darin
A Salty Dog - Procol Harum
Alestorm and Swashbuckle basically only have songs about this
and Savatage's album The Wake of Magellan is pretty rooted in the theme as well
Posted: Sep 13, 2010 4:58 pm
 
Waitin' on Joe, Steve Azar
Posted: Sep 13, 2010 5:05 pm
 
Slow Boat to China - tons of versions out there. I like Sammy Davis one.
Night Boat to Cairo - Madness
Posted: Sep 13, 2010 5:12 pm
 
Islands in the Stream - Kenny and Dolly.
Crystal - Buckingham/Nicks
Posted: Sep 13, 2010 5:13 pm
 
Shipping Up To Boston, Dropkick Murphys
Posted: Sep 13, 2010 5:22 pm | Edited by: SSSSSSS
 
Belly of the Whale - Burning Sensations.
Posted: Sep 13, 2010 5:30 pm
 
Sailing - Rod Stewart
Posted: Sep 13, 2010 5:37 pm
 
Posted: Sep 13, 2010 5:38 pm
 
there's some good ones in there but a couple that are a bit of a stretch. water related? yes. nautical theme? not so much.
Posted: Sep 13, 2010 5:44 pm
 
Sea Cruise --- Frankie Ford
Posted: Sep 13, 2010 5:58 pm
 
Wanted Dead or Alive - Bon Jovi

Don't argue with me, The Deadliest Catch says it applies.
Posted: Sep 13, 2010 6:13 pm
 
Asteroid-Speaking To The Sea
Posted: Sep 13, 2010 6:30 pm
 
80 gay sailors - fuckemos
Posted: Sep 13, 2010 6:30 pm
 
Tahitian Moon - Porno for Pyros
Posted: Sep 13, 2010 6:33 pm
 
You'd think Pocket Fishermen would have some sea songs, but Cry Me a River is the closest one I can think of.
Posted: Sep 13, 2010 7:11 pm
 
their latest drummer is in chicago for the week. i'll ask him tomorrow.
Posted: Sep 13, 2010 7:17 pm | Edited by: skank police
 
Stretch dis, bitch:

Sea of Heartbreak - Don Gibson
Swashbuckling Faggots - The Sailors
Russian Oil Tanker Blues - The Sailors

Peep dis, bitch:

suck my
Posted: Sep 13, 2010 7:21 pm
 
violent masturbation blues - sailors

i was trying to think, but was beaten to the punch
Posted: Sep 13, 2010 7:24 pm
 
google search yielded these Euro gems:

Toy-Box - Sailor song

some wack version of Drunken Sailor This one may not be Euro, but sure seems like it.
Posted: Sep 13, 2010 7:28 pm
 
Sail on Sailor - Beach Boys
Posted: Sep 13, 2010 7:32 pm
 
The Sailors

fuck! DUH!
Posted: Sep 13, 2010 7:33 pm
 
the frogs - sailors board me now
Posted: Sep 13, 2010 7:36 pm
 
The Irish Rover
Posted: Sep 13, 2010 7:36 pm
 
The Masonics - The Mighty Ship
Mickey and the Salty Seadogs - Salt Water and Whisky
Posted: Sep 13, 2010 8:55 pm
 
seahag - fu manchu
Posted: Sep 13, 2010 8:55 pm
 
Joe Satriani, Surfin with the Alien...? ( kind of like the sea..)
Posted: Sep 13, 2010 9:37 pm
 
Walk Into the Sea- Cheater Slicks
Beacon Sighted Through Fog- Minutemen (does that count)
The Ship- Country Teasers
um, various June of '44 and Shipping News songs
Posted: Sep 13, 2010 9:49 pm
 
Devil's Triangle--Malpractice
In the Navy--Village People
Posted: Sep 13, 2010 9:53 pm
 
Havana Moon--Chuck Berry
Posted: Sep 14, 2010 12:19 am
 
Wreck of the Edmond Fitzgerald - Gordon Lightfoot
Posted: Sep 14, 2010 12:22 am
 
And then there's this.
Posted: Sep 14, 2010 8:03 am
 
Louie fuckin Louie
Posted: Sep 14, 2010 12:17 pm
 
Beacon Sighted Through Fog- Minutemen (does that count)

What about Watt's entire opera "Contemplating the Engine Room" about his Dad, the seaman? A Sony/CBS release.
Posted: Sep 14, 2010 4:32 pm
 
What about Watt's entire opera "Contemplating the Engine Room" about his Dad, the seaman? A Sony/CBS release.

Oh yeah, I own that one and forgot about it. Startin to lose it.
Posted: Sep 14, 2010 6:06 pm
 
Brave Captain - Firehose
M.P.E. - Public Enemy, where Flava is heard to boast "I'm captain of the ship, I make 'em walk the plank..."
probably something on the Primus Sailing the Seas of Cheese album, can't remember though
Poop Ship Destroyer - Ween
Boat Train - the Pogues (that's a great Pogues song)
Wake of the Medusa - the Pogues (not as good of a Pogues song)
Tales of Brave Usysses - Strapping Fieldhands
the 3ds have a bunch of nautical/sailing songs, consult Fish Tales or Swarthy Songs for Swabs
Posted: Sep 14, 2010 6:45 pm
 
Jason and the Argonauts - XTC
Posted: Sep 15, 2010 2:09 pm
 
yellow submarine. the beatles.
Posted: Sep 15, 2010 3:27 pm | Edited by: Tiger Blinds
 
Sailing Night - Bob Seger

Come Sail Your Ships Around Me - Nick Cave

Sail Away - Enya

Titanic Blues - Bassholes

PT-109 - Jimmy Dean
Posted: Sep 15, 2010 4:16 pm
 
PT-109 - Jimmy Dean

NOW we're talkin! did hank snow do an sea shanties?
Posted: Sep 15, 2010 5:31 pm
 
Phil Phillips, Sea of Love
Alf Danielson, Mary Had a Steamboat
Strapping Fieldhands, Neptune's World
Posted: Sep 15, 2010 5:34 pm
 
The O'Jays, Ship Ahoy
Posted: Sep 15, 2010 6:01 pm
 
That Skrewdriver song about getting on the boat
Arghoslent's Flogging the Cargo
Country Teasers' Slave Ship and Prettiest Slave on the Barge
Neil Diamond's Robert E. Lee
Posted: Sep 15, 2010 8:15 pm
 
Jesus Lizard- Seasick
Leadbelly- Haul Away Joe
Posted: Sep 16, 2010 9:25 am
 
Beastie Boys - She's On It

If a pirate had a Def Jam shirt
Shed be hard on his ship
Posted: Sep 16, 2010 9:46 am
 
The Raging Sea - The Spaceshits (Gene Maltais cover)
Ocean of Blue - The Neckbones
Sailor Man - Turbonegro (I hate Turbonegro)
Six Months In A Leaky Boat - Split Enz
Posted: Sep 16, 2010 12:31 pm
 
Butthole Surfers - Seafarring
Posted: Sep 16, 2010 1:12 pm
 
Tidal Wave--Die Electric Eels
Posted: Sep 16, 2010 5:18 pm
 
jesus lizard - slave ship
Posted: Sep 16, 2010 7:02 pm
 
The Police - Message in a Bottle
Elton John - Billy Bones and the White Bird
Bob Dylan - Boots of Spanish Leather
The Milkshakes - Black Sails (in the Moonlight)
Harry Nilsson - Black Sails in the Moonlight
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