Metallurgy and Materials Science Album

Here are a few ideas I had for the contents of “The Best Metallurgy and Materials Science Album in the World… EVER”.

What a Feeling – Irene Cara – from the Movie FlashDance “A world of STEEL and stone”
Material Girl – Madonna – “I am living in a materials world and I am a materials scientist?”
Race for the prize – Flaming lips – “Two scientists were racing For the good of all mankind … ”
???? – We are scientists
Galvanise – Chemical Brothers
????? – Iron Maiden
Iron Man – Ozzie Osbourne
Temper Temper – Goldie
Atomic – Blondie
Fistful Of Steel – Rage Against The Machine
??? – Led Zepplin
Creep – Radiohead
My Iron Lung – Radiohead
Polyethylene – Radiohead
Life in A Glass House – Radiohead
Chemical World – Blur
Metal Mickey – Suede
Beam – Freddie Mercury
Carbon Monoxide — Mercury Rev
Polythene Pam – The Beatles
Maxwells Silver Hammer – The Beatles
Fools Gold – The Stone Roses
Going for Gold – Shed Seven
Goldfinger – Ash
Hey Hey, My My (Into the Black) – Neil Young (Weld Album)
Lithium – Nirvana
Steeler – Judas Priest – British Steel Album
??? – Pantera – any track from the album ‘Reinventing the Steel’.
Ion Lion Zion – Bob Marley
Aluminum – Jack White
Aluminum – Bare Naked Ladies
Uranium – Kraftwerk
Metal on Metal – Kraftwerk (also from Minium-Maximum live album)
Titanium – Kraftwerk

Any more suggestions will be gratefully appreciated.


3 Responses

  1. Your post prompted graduate students and staff in our department to do some brainstorming. Your list is quite exhaustive, but allow us to add a few, with a bit of stretching of the category.

    Blondie: Heart of Glass
    Bush: The Chemicals Between Us
    Moby: Porcelain
    Red Hot Chili Peppers: On Mercury
    Men Without Hats: Safety Dance
    They Might Be Giants: Particle Man
    Beastie Boys: Brass Monkey
    AFI: Silver and Cold
    Thomas Dolby: She Blinded Me With Science


  2. Spirits In The Material World – Police
    Polythene Pam – Beatles

    Iron Monkey
    iron Butterfly

  3. One more:
    Uranium Rock – Warren Smith fromSun Studios 1958

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: