Category Archives: Top 10s

My favourite ten songs on a theme often linked to the same theme on my photo blog and also occasionally my poetry blog.

Top 10 ‘New Songs’

It’s been a while but here’s a new Top 10 for the new year, aptly entitled ‘New Songs’. I’ve not included any songs about ‘New’ places; New York, New Amsterdam, etc – hence no ‘Fairytale of New York’ by The Pogues … Continue reading

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Ten Great Black Album Sleeves – Vol 1

A random ten for you today – ‘Great Black Album Sleeves’. The theme is not related to my photo blog, it’s just that records with predominantly black covers seem to have played a big part in my life. What about you? This … Continue reading

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Top 10 ‘Bird Songs’

It’s been a while, but here’s a new Top 10 which was inspired by this weeks Seagull photo and poem…it’s also my 200th blog on Man Of Letters (MoL)! Top 10 ‘Bird Songs’ 10= Bird On A Wire – Johnny Cash … Continue reading

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Top 10 ‘More Songs About Buildings And Architecture’

Another Top 10 today, to accompany this week’s themed photo blog on ‘Unusual Structures’… Top 10 ‘More Songs About Buildings And Architecture’ 10= Building A Building – The Sea And I 10= Hotel Yorba – The White Stripes 09. Building Wraps … Continue reading

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Top 10 Songs About Buildings and Architecture

Originally posted on The Man of Letters:
Time for another Top 10, this one is inspired by this week’s themed Photo Blog on Buildings. Top 10 Songs About Buildings & Architecture 10. Building – Ultravox 09. Life Without Buildings – Japan…

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Top 10 ‘Songs From The Tree Of Life’

Each day this week I’m featuring tree photos in my daily photo blog so to accompany them here’s a Top 10 tree related songs that was first blogged back in April 2013. Top 10 ‘Songs From The Tree Of Life’ … Continue reading

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Top 10 Beverage Tunes

A new Top 10 to accompany my recent slew of beverage poems, ‘Tea’, ‘Coffee’ and ‘Coffee (a second cup)’ on my poetry blog. Tasty! Top 10 Beverage Tunes 10= Black Coffee – Sinead O’Connor 10= Coffee Shop – Red Hot Chili … Continue reading

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Top 10 Lily Tunes

To accompany this week’s themed photo blog ‘Lilies’, here’s a very narrowly defined list of lily related songs…enjoy! Top 10 lily Tunes 10= Lily the Pink – The Scaffold 10= Wonderful Lily – Hurricane Smith 09. Lilywhite Lilith – Genesis … Continue reading

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Top 10 Punk, Post Punk and New Wave Debut Albums (1976-79)

A slightly different Top 10 today as it’s not individual songs this time but whole albums. In particular debut albums of the Punk, Post Punk and New Wave scenes of the late 1970s. The cut off is 1979, so it’s quite … Continue reading

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Top 10 – Landscape Songs

Monday, 4 August, 2014 Today’s Top 10 is inspired by my recent trip to the Lake District in Cumbria, UK. The landscape there is stunning (check out my photos on My Daily Snap blog); these are some songs that are … Continue reading

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