Best Short Songs (under 3 mins)


#1

there have been some amazing ones, even this year:

Mark Pritchard - Sad Alron
Anohni - Violent Men
Lung Dart - Reverse 1 (A Whim)
M.I.A. - Platforms
Clark - Omni Vignette

etc.


#2

#3

[insert pre-1992 Pixies discography here]


#4

Pretty much every great single in the 60s


#5

*Ramones
(OK yeah Pixies are a great shout too)


#6

The Magnetic Fields - The Book of Love


#7

#8

A lean 10 seconds.


#9

I don’t think under 3 minutes is really that short.


#10

Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy - Raining in Darling

A slow building torch song squeezed perfectly into 1.53:


#11

The Dead Kennedys - I like Short Songs
Primal Scream - Velocity Girl
Super Furry Animals - Chupacabras
Herman Düne - You Stepped on Sticky Fingers
The Olivia Tremor Control - Jumping Fences


#12

did a playlist of sub-2 minute songs a while back JAG


#13

Going to come back adding loads here tbh


#14

#15

#16

Bruce Springsteen - Candy’s Room
Ours - In a Minute


#17

Karen O Rapt


#18

Rapt https://g.co/kgs/e9dc9X


#19

Every Joyce Manor song


#20

really fond of this from last year - do wish it was longer though, so swings and roundabouts.

Humans - All My