February 21st, 2004

Boo: Matrix

Missing Memes

Okay... I don't get this one. What's up with this MP3
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Okay... I don't get this one. What's up with <A HREF="http://www.livejournal.com/users/wanbuliao/159107.html?style=mine">this</A> <A HREF="http://www.livejournal.com/users/brigus/158248.html?style=mine">MP3</A> <A HREF="http://www.livejournal.com/users/coongt/22416.html?style=mine#cutid1"</A>playlist</A> <A HREF="http://www.livejournal.com/users/siegferret/50895.html?style=mine#cutid1">meme</A>?

I need instructions, apparently. It seems to be people copying 10-30 songs from WinAmp. (<I>By hand</i>? Or can you somehow cut/paste this?) People also mention randomizing their playlist.

Okay, here's where I get more confused: which playlist? I have about 30 WinAmp playlists in addition to playlists for favorite artists and albums. Each playlist has 5-20 songs, typically. When I open WinAmp, I pick a playlist based on either my mood or the song stuck in my head at the moment. I then sometimes <I>add</I> two or three more playlists to create that day's combo.

So... Which playlist should I select songs from? I mean, heck, I'd love to be a lemming for another meme if I could just figure it out!
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Boo: Matrix

We now join our meme, already in progress

Okay, thanks to some helpful readers, I think I've got this figured out now.

MP3 Meme
Add your entire MP3 collection to WinAmp, hit shuffle, and list the first 10 (or 30) songs that come up.

We Play All Variety, All the Time!
1. Edelweiss - Bring Me Edelweiss
2. Orbital - Know Where to Run
3. Man or AstroMan - Test Driver
4. Richard Feynman - Six Not-So-Easy Pieces: Lecture 3
5. Nicodemus - Knowing Mortality
6. Three Dead Trolls in a Baggie - Every OS Sucks
7. None of the Above - Barney's On Fire
8. Bill Cosby - Hoof and Mouth
9. The Shamen - Eschaton Omega
10. Weird Al Yankovic - Waffle King
11. The Goon Show - Treasure of Loch Lomond: The Last Scottish Heir
12. Weird Al Yankovic - (This Song's Just) Six Words Long
13. Police - Miss Gradenko
14. Sonic - Stardust Speedway B Mix (JP)
15. Moog Cookbook - Rockin' in the Free World
16. Man or AstroMan - Bionic Futures
17. Fastball - Sweetwater, Texas
18. Bach - Sleepers, Wake!
19. Chicane - The Drive Home
20. Ilan Virtzberg - Wandering to the Other World
21. The Rutles - Eine Kleine Middle Klasse Musik
22. Dead Milkmen - If I Had a Gun
23. DDR - Butterfly (Remix)
24. Bill Cosby - Christmas Time
25. Fastball - Sooner or Later
26. Kurrel the Raven - I'm Furry (2004 mixdown)
27. Tournesol - Mapping Your Mind
28. Pink Martini - Lullaby
29. Disneyland - Haunted Mansion, Ballroom Organ track
30. Allan Sherman - Automation

(Doesn't seem techno-heavy enough but is otherwise, yeah, a decent representation of my MP3 selection.)
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