We’re both hopelessly straight, have girlfriends, but there have been moments between my bud and I….just fleeting moments…

Songs for people in love that aren’t mushy and are really powerful and make you want to move

01. Nine Inch Nails - “We’re in This Together” (The Fragile)
02. The White Stripes - “Fell In Love With A Girl” (White Blood Cells)
03. Wolfsheim - “Love Song” (Pop Killer)
04. INXS - “Don’t Change” (Shabooh Shoobah)
05. VAST - “Don’t Take Your Love Away From Me” (Turquoise)
06. Depeche Mode - “Stripped” (Black Celebration)
07. Tonic - “If You Could Only See” (Lemon Parade)
08. Seal - “Kiss From A Rose” (Seal II)
09. The Pretenders - “I’ll Stand By You” (Last Of The Independents)
10. Foo Fighters - “Everlong” (The Colour And The Shape)

I love you, but you love her.

As bad as things may seem, they can’t be worse than these songs.

01. Avril Lavigne - “Fall To Pieces” (Under My Skin)
02. Keane - “She Has No Time” (Hopes And Fears)
03. Lifehouse “Good Enough” (The Wild Original Soundtrack)
04. Michelle Featherstone - “Coffee And Cigarettes” (Fallen Down)
05. Taylor Swift - “Last Kiss” (Speak Now)
06. The Corrs - “No Good For Me” (Talk On Corners)
07. You Me At Six - “Fireworks” (Hold Me Down)
08. Carrie Underwood - “Starts With Goodbye” (Some Hearts)
09. Juli - “Wenn Du Lachst” (Es Ist Juli)
10. Katie Melua - “Learning The Blues” (Call Off The Search)
11. Oasis - “Stop Crying Your Heart Out” (Heathen Chemistry)
12. Taylor Swift - “White Horse” (Fearless)

Being screwed over by the guy you love, even though you knew he was bad news all along, is fun

01. Sia - “Academia” (Some People Have Real Problems)
02. Santogold - “Starstruck” (Santogold)
03. Regina Spektor - “Consequences of Sound” (Songs)
04. Kimya Dawson - “My Rollercoaster” (Remember That I Love You)
05. The Kooks - “Naive” (Inside In Inside Out (Acoustic Live At Abbey Road))
06. Kevin Drew and Broken Social Scene “TBTF” (Spirit If)
07. Feist - “Brandy Alexander” (The Reminder)
08. M.I.A. - “Jimmy” (Kala)
09. The Velvet Underground - “Pale Blue Eyes” (Pale Blue Eyes)
10. Lykke Li - “Little Bit” (Youth Novels)

You say you still love me, but I’m not so sure..

01. Kanye West - “Paranoid Featuring Mr. Hudson” (808’s and Heartbreak)
02. Camera Obscura - “You Told A Lie” (My Maudlin Career)
03. Calvin Harris - “Worst Day Featuring Izza Kizza” (Ready For the Weekend)
04. Drake - “Bria’s Interlude Featuring Omarion” (So Far Gone)
05. The Blow - “Pardon Me” (Paper Television)
06. Beach House - “Used To Be” (Teen Dream)
07. Daft Punk - “Make Love” (Human After All)
08. Best Coast - “I Want To” (Crazy For You)
10. Outkast - “Happy Valentine’s Day” (Speakerboxx/The Love Below)

You don’t really love me, and I know it

01. Ben Harper And The Innocent Criminals - “Show Me A Little Shame” (Burn To Shine)
02. Jeff Buckley - “I Want Someone Badly” (Grace)
03. The Shivers - “I Want You Back” (More)
04. Tom Waits - “Black Wings” (Bone Machine)
05. Otis Redding & Carla Thomas - “Tell It Like It Is” (A King & A Queen)
06. Grandaddy - “He’s Simple, He’s Dumb, He’s The Pilot” (The Sophtware Slump)
07. Morrissey - “I Am Hated For Loving” (Vauxhall and I)
08. Kirby Kaiser - “Strictly Physical Relationship”
09. Paleo - “You Don’t Have To Go” (Pedestrian Crossings)
10. Fiona Apple - “Shadowboxer” (Tidal)
11. The Cardigans - “Lovefool” (First Band On The Moon)
12. Save Ferris - “Goodbye” (It Means Everything)
13. Eliza Doolittle - “So High” (Eliza Doolittle)
14. John Ledgend - “Ordinary People” (Get Lifted)
15. Lauryn Hill - “Ex-Factor” (The Misseducation of Lauryn Hill)

Songs of regret for a love that could have been

01. Jeff Martin & Steve Padin - “Page In Book” (The First Joke & Other Matters)
02. The New Frontiers - “The Day You Fell Apart” (Mending)
03. Elliott Smith - “Waltz No. 2 (XO)” (XO)
04. Ra Ra Riot - “Can You Tell” (The Rhumb Line)
05. Barcelona - “Come Back When You Can” (Absolutes)
06. Windsor Drive - “Fall” (Bridges)
07. The Gloria Record - “Miserere” (A Lull In Traffic)
08. Mineral - “Unfinished” (EndSerenading)
09. Colin Hay - “I Just Don’t Think I’ll Ever Get Over You” (Transcendental Highway)
10. Pulp - “Like A Friend” (This Is Hardcore)

Songs of regret for a love that could have been by pcs carpa on Grooveshark

I’m falling in love with someone that I know is leaving for a different country in two months, but I’m too happy to care

I hope the progression here is clear. Love sucks, but it is so so so worth it.

01. Doris Troy - “Just One Look”
02. Ra Ra Riot - “Can You Tell” (Ra Ra Riot)
03. Fruit Bats - “Beautiful Morning Light” (The Ruminant Band)
04. Van Morrison - “Sweet Thing” (Astral Weeks)
05. Chapterhouse - “If You Want Me” (Whirlpool)
06. Beirut - “East Harlem” (The Rip Tide)
07. Kings of Leon - “Cold Dessert” (Only by the Night)
08. Pavement - “Summer Babe” (Slanted and Enchanted)
09. Youth Lagoon - “July” (The Year of Hibernation)
10. Death Cab for Cutie - “Transatlanticism” (Transatlanticism)
11. LCD Soundsystem - “All I Want” (This is Happening)
12. Rolling Stones - “Moonlight Mile” (Sticky Fingers)
12. Best Coast - “Let’s Go Home” (The Only Place)

Valentine’s Tape

“Porno is the unconsciousness of culture, the libido of humanity.” - Masami Akita

01. Whitehouse - “Shitfun” (Erector)
02. Mars - “Helen Forsdale” (No New York)
03. Merzbow - “Rainbow Electronics” (Rainbow Electronics)
04. Neu! - “Super 16” (Neu! 2)
05. Sunn O))) Meets Nurse With Wound - “Dysnystaxis {…A Chance Meeting With Somnus}” (The Iron Soul of Nothing)
06. Naked City - “Hellraiser” (Grand Guignol)
07. John Oswald “James Brown - Black” (Plunderphonics)
08. Melvins - “Hung Bunny” (Lysol)
09. Masonna - “Untitled No. 9” (Frequency LSD)
10. Little Women - “Throat VII” (Throat)

This is sure to please any TMT reader who is in the mood for lovin’.

Queer love

01. Belle and Sebastian - “Seeing Other People” (If You’re Feeling Sinister)
02. Christopher - “Call Your Girlfriend (Robyn Cover)” (Colours)
03. Frank Ocean - “Bad Religion” (Channel Orange)
04. George Michael - “Kissing A Fool” (Faith)
05. Antony And The Johnsons - “Hope There’s Someone” (I Am A Bird Now)
06. Sigur Ros - “Hoppipolla” (Takk…)
07. Perfume Genius - “Hood” (Put Your Back N 2 It)
08. The Smiths - “This Charming Man” (The Sound Of The Smiths)
09. Queen - “Crazy Little Thing Called Love” (The Game)
10. David Bowie - “Boys Keep Swinging” (Lodger)
11. Franz Ferdinand - “Michael” (Franz Ferdinand)
12. Hercules And Love Affair - “You Belong” (Hercules And Love Affair)
13. Pet Shop Boys - “Always On My Mind” (Discography: The Complete Singles Collection)
14. The Magnetic Fields - “The Book Of Love” (69 Love Songs)
15. Macklemore & Ryan Lewis - “Same Love (Feat. Mary Lambert)” (The Heist)

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