Sailing specific songs - SailNet Community

   Search Sailnet:

 forums  store  


Quick Menu
Forums           
Articles          
Galleries        
Boat Reviews  
Classifieds     
Search SailNet 
Boat Search (new)

Shop the
SailNet Store
Anchor Locker
Boatbuilding & Repair
Charts
Clothing
Electrical
Electronics
Engine
Hatches and Portlights
Interior And Galley
Maintenance
Marine Electronics
Navigation
Other Items
Plumbing and Pumps
Rigging
Safety
Sailing Hardware
Trailer & Watersports
Clearance Items

Advertise Here






Go Back   SailNet Community > General Interest > General Discussion (sailing related)
 Not a Member? 


Like Tree48Likes
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
  #1  
Old 11-10-2012
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: Narragansett Bay
Posts: 9,465
Thanks: 10
Thanked 156 Times in 142 Posts
Rep Power: 6
Minnewaska will become famous soon enough Minnewaska will become famous soon enough
Sailing specific songs

I'm going winter crazy already.

There are a few threads like this, but I'm trying to collect songs specifically about sailing or sailors. Not fav songs while sailing, we've done that.

Doesn't matter the era or genre or even if you like them, I will sort them out. Beaches, oceans, and particularly stinkpots don't count. The song needs to be about sailing or sailors, but it doesn't have to be in the title.

Here are a few to get started. Got any?? Its going to be a long winter.........

Come sail away - Styx
Cool change - Little River Band
Soul of a Sailor - Kenny Chesney
Sailing - Christopher Cross
Sail Away - Randy Newman
Sail On - Commodores
Son of a son of a Sailor - Jimmy Buffet
Brandi - Looking glass
Sloop John B - Beach Boys
__________________

To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.

Jeanneau 54DS

In the harsh marine environment, something is always in need of repair. Margaritas fix everything.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message Share with Facebook
  #2  
Old 11-10-2012
smurphny's Avatar
Over Hill Sailing Club
 
Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: Adirondacks NY
Posts: 2,910
Thanks: 66
Thanked 65 Times in 63 Posts
Rep Power: 6
smurphny is on a distinguished road
Re: Sailing specific songs

Cabin fever already here in NY as well Check out Gordon Bok. Gordon Bok Official Site

LoboPops likes this.
__________________
Alberg 35: With a philosophical flourish Cato throws himself upon his sword; I quietly take to the ship.

Last edited by smurphny; 11-10-2012 at 09:26 PM.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message Share with Facebook
  #3  
Old 11-10-2012
jimrafford's Avatar
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: ct
Posts: 588
Thanks: 0
Thanked 13 Times in 13 Posts
Rep Power: 4
jimrafford is on a distinguished road
Re: Sailing specific songs

Lyle Lovett - "If I had a boat".
AdamLein likes this.
__________________
S/V Deja Vu
CS 40
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message Share with Facebook
  #4  
Old 11-10-2012
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: Narragansett Bay
Posts: 9,465
Thanks: 10
Thanked 156 Times in 142 Posts
Rep Power: 6
Minnewaska will become famous soon enough Minnewaska will become famous soon enough
Re: Sailing specific songs

Quote:
Originally Posted by jimrafford View Post
Lyle Lovett - "If I had a boat".
That song cracks me up.
__________________

To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.

Jeanneau 54DS

In the harsh marine environment, something is always in need of repair. Margaritas fix everything.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message Share with Facebook
  #5  
Old 11-10-2012
tdw's Avatar
tdw tdw is offline
Super Fuzzy Moderator
 
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Sydney Australia
Posts: 14,929
Thanks: 5
Thanked 80 Times in 74 Posts
Rep Power: 10
tdw is a jewel in the rough tdw is a jewel in the rough tdw is a jewel in the rough
Re: Sailing specific songs

Ship - Fred Eaglesmith

__________________
Andrew B

"Do you think God gets stoned? I think so... Look at the platypus." Robin Williams.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message Share with Facebook
  #6  
Old 11-10-2012
bljones's Avatar
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: South Coast Ontario
Posts: 8,194
Thanks: 33
Thanked 74 Times in 67 Posts
Rep Power: 8
bljones has a spectacular aura about bljones has a spectacular aura about
Re: Sailing specific songs

Ditto on Lyle.
Best lyrics ever:
"Kiss my ass, i bought a boat, I'm going out to sea..."

Matt Mays and El Torpedo, Building a Boat:




Split Enz, 6 months in a leaky boat:

__________________
It's 5 o'clock somewhere:


To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message Share with Facebook
  #7  
Old 11-10-2012
tdw's Avatar
tdw tdw is offline
Super Fuzzy Moderator
 
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Sydney Australia
Posts: 14,929
Thanks: 5
Thanked 80 Times in 74 Posts
Rep Power: 10
tdw is a jewel in the rough tdw is a jewel in the rough tdw is a jewel in the rough
Boats to Build - Guy Clark

__________________
Andrew B

"Do you think God gets stoned? I think so... Look at the platypus." Robin Williams.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message Share with Facebook
  #8  
Old 11-10-2012
tdw's Avatar
tdw tdw is offline
Super Fuzzy Moderator
 
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Sydney Australia
Posts: 14,929
Thanks: 5
Thanked 80 Times in 74 Posts
Rep Power: 10
tdw is a jewel in the rough tdw is a jewel in the rough tdw is a jewel in the rough
Mariners Revenge Song - The Decemberists

__________________
Andrew B

"Do you think God gets stoned? I think so... Look at the platypus." Robin Williams.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message Share with Facebook
  #9  
Old 11-10-2012
tdw's Avatar
tdw tdw is offline
Super Fuzzy Moderator
 
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Sydney Australia
Posts: 14,929
Thanks: 5
Thanked 80 Times in 74 Posts
Rep Power: 10
tdw is a jewel in the rough tdw is a jewel in the rough tdw is a jewel in the rough
Shiver me Timbers - Tom Waits

__________________
Andrew B

"Do you think God gets stoned? I think so... Look at the platypus." Robin Williams.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message Share with Facebook
  #10  
Old 11-10-2012
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: Southern California
Posts: 201
Thanks: 2
Thanked 2 Times in 2 Posts
Rep Power: 6
glassdad is on a distinguished road
Re: Sailing specific songs

These are not strictly sailing but here is our list:

Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald Gordon Lightfoot
Message in a bottle-- TYhe Police
Yellow Submarine-- Beatles
Calypso-- John Denver
Love theme from Titanic-- Kenny G
Down Under-- Men at Work
Bridge over troubled Water-- Simon and Garfunkle
Beyond the Sea-- Bobby Darren
Captain of a Shipwrek-- Neil Diamond
Octopuss's Garden-- Beatles
Into the Ocean-- Blue October
as well as some previously listed.
__________________
s/v Odyssey
Catalina 30
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message Share with Facebook
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

By choosing to post the reply above you agree to the rules you agreed to when joining Sailnet.
Click Here to view those rules.

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the SailNet Community forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
Please note: After entering 3 characters a list of Usernames already in use will appear and the list will disappear once a valid Username is entered.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.




Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools

 
Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may post attachments
You may edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Good sailing songs for a mix-tape? sealover General Discussion (sailing related) 47 05-19-2011 11:06 PM
Sailing Songs? ImASonOfaSailor General Discussion (sailing related) 39 07-16-2007 09:56 PM
Naden Band releases songs of the sea (Lookout) NewsReader News Feeds 0 10-10-2006 02:15 PM
Songs of the sea return to city (Portsmouth Herald) NewsReader News Feeds 0 09-25-2006 12:15 PM


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 10:50 AM.

Add to My Yahoo!         
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
SEO by vBSEO 3.6.1
(c) Marine.com LLC 2000-2012

The SailNet.com store is owned and operated by a company independent of the SailNet.com forum. You are now leaving the SailNet forum. Click OK to continue or Cancel to return to the SailNet forum.