Barking up the right tree! Top 10 tree-related songs

11 April (mid-afternoon)

Each day this week I have been featuring tree photos in my daily photo blog To round off the week there’s also a poem on the same theme on my poetry blog. This is the photo that inspired it, taken at the Yorkshire Sculpture Park (YSP) in West Bretton, Yorkshire, England:

YSP 1 Aug 2012 242

and a Top 10 songs related to trees below.

10. Forest Fire – Lloyd Cole & the Commotions
09. Penelope Tree – Felt
08. Fruit Tree – Nick Drake
07. Feed The Tree – Belly
06. Deep In The Woods – The Birthday Party
05. Norwegian Wood – The Beatles
04. A Thousand Trees – Stereophonics
03. Fake Plastic Trees – Radiohead
02. Wild Wood – Paul Weller

…and No.1 is…

01. A Forest The Cure (an absolute classic from 1980)

As always my Top 10’s are open to debate and I welcome hearing your choices of potential tree classics!

Cheers – MOL

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One Response to Barking up the right tree! Top 10 tree-related songs

  1. Pingback: Poem No. 32 Rural Graffiti On A Yorkshire Tree | Today's Poem

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