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Oh what a night

If I could only listen to one song for the rest of my life, it would be "December 1963 (Oh What a Night)" by Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons (that link will autoplay, BTW). The lyrics are completely irrelevant (a guy losing his virginity with a woman he doesn't know); I just love the sound of it and it always makes me happy. It's been my go-to feel-good song forever.

My mom used to store all her old records in my closet when I was a kid and she'd been a huge Frankie Valli fan. Before I had many records of my own, I used to play hers. I guess I must have I played that song a lot because it's just stuck with me.

So... One song forever. What would yours be?


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Mar. 9th, 2009 11:14 am (UTC)
It sounds like you had a good night. :)

Unfortunately, I can't think of a song I love quite that much.
Mar. 11th, 2009 05:22 pm (UTC)
Mar. 9th, 2009 11:53 am (UTC)
uhm... 3 songs:

Relapse - little birdy
October swimmer - jj72
only when I sleep - the corrs

...one of those 3...
Mar. 11th, 2009 05:24 pm (UTC)
Now I'm going to have to go sample those songs because I don't even know any of them.
Mar. 12th, 2009 03:37 pm (UTC)
You should, great songs... But I don't know if it's the kind of music you'd like.
Mar. 9th, 2009 01:20 pm (UTC)
Hey Jude by the Beatles for much the same reason you describe.
Mar. 11th, 2009 05:27 pm (UTC)
Ah, one of the handful of Beatles songs I actually really like!
Mar. 12th, 2009 09:10 am (UTC)
Meanwhile, I just checked my iTunes library and I have 148 Beatles songs. I'm listening to hey Jude right now.
Mar. 9th, 2009 04:33 pm (UTC)
I can't physically listen to one song forever....so, I grabbed the most played and highest rated in my iTunes.

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Mar. 11th, 2009 05:35 pm (UTC)
I'm curious now, but I couldn't even find that on iTunes to hear what it sounds like. BTW - Where did you go?
Mar. 10th, 2009 12:59 am (UTC)
Jimi Hendrix - Voodoo Child (Slight Return) :-)
Mar. 11th, 2009 05:28 pm (UTC)
Jimi Hendrix? Really? Then again, I find Jimi Hendrix a bit annoying. I can appreciate him, but I don't really enjoy his music.
Mar. 12th, 2009 03:37 am (UTC)
Well, what do say say about stuff like this... "There's no accounting about taste," or something like that. "Electric Ladyland" was... 'formative', for me. That's all. :D
Mar. 12th, 2009 09:04 am (UTC)
Haha. This is my problem with music. I love so many different types, yet the songs I end up playing over and over and over again are the catchy, lightweight pop songs. I can't help myself. Do I earn any points for having been a Deadhead before and actually caring about the quality of what I listened to?
Mar. 13th, 2009 02:32 am (UTC)
LOL!!! You definitely get points for trying! I was never into the GD myself, actually (I'm more of a heavy metal kinda gal.) :) I too love all sorts of music, though, and I mostly listen to classical music whenever I have time.
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