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Errantry: Novak's Journal
...Words to cast/My feelings into sculpted thoughts/To make some wisdom last
Musical/Random: Meme Because I'm Brain-Farting Right Now Over My Work 
26th-Nov-2007 10:43 pm
Guitar
I grabbed this from friede. Acutally, I thought this got complicated by some of the idiosyncrasies of iTunes, which didn't seem quite kosher to me....

How many total songs? 4929, 14.5 days, 27.92 GB (and now with much room to grow!)

Sort by song title - first and last
A-minor thingie – Mike Novak
(or, not including me:)
A-Roving – The Men Of The Robert Shaw Choral
(because of iTunes' putting numbers and apparently symbols at the end:)
1999 – Prince, then
*** – Regina Spektor
(alphabetically)
Zeit Rwit – Idir

Sort by time - shortest and longest
Invocation – Erik Goldschmidt (0:09)
Ocean Relaxing Surf – Relax With (1:00:53)
(actual music:)
Vespers 22 March 1998 – Notre Dame Folk Choir (39:19)

Sort by Album - first and last
Abbey Road – The Beatles
2007-10-16 -- New York, Hammerstein Ballroom – Regina Spektor
(alphabetically:)
Zooropa – U2

Sort by Artist - first and last
a-ha
10,000 Maniacs
(alphabetically:)
Zwan

Top five played songs:
Rain – Mike Novak (131)
Wyoming – Kevin Fleming (87)
Begin To Be – The Renaissance Men (132)
Requiem – The Renaissance Men (122)
The Right Dreams – Mike Novak (119)

Top other five played songs - Not betraying complete self-absorption/Repeated as part of the production process:
Buenas Noches From Nacogdoches – Rich Mullins and the Kid Brothers of Saint Frank (113)
Higher Ground – Stevie Wonder (98)
Breathe – Nadina (91)
Play God – Chagall Guevara (89)
Give Me Strength – Over The Rhine (84)

Find the following words. How many songs show up?
Sex: 2 (and one of those on a Magnificat: how sexy am I?)
Death: 15
Love: 194
You: 384
Home: 49
Boy: 79
Girl: 39

First five songs that come up on Party Shuffle (which I keep turned off, but...):
Nina's Blues – Nina Simone – Simply Simone
True (Things I Know) – Undercover – I Rose Falling
Colonel McBain/Paddy Killoran's Reel – Draíocht – Land's End
The Kiss – The Cure – Kiss Me, Kiss Me, Kiss Me
Everything About It Is A Love Song – Paul Simon – Surprise
Comments 
28th-Nov-2007 12:57 am (UTC) - the book is out
the book is out(with your work and that
of john mcguckin added)
http://www.lulu.com/content/1310761
28th-Nov-2007 03:04 am (UTC) - Re: the book is out
Eek! And I'm just about done with the editing of the chapter, which I think is very much an improvement in clarity!
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