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Epic soundtrack for the book The Odyssey


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Hey guys, can you all help me out with this English Project.

In class, we are reading The Odyssey, and we have to a crative project. I chose to make a "soundtrack" to this epic, which I am naming "The Gods Can't Stop the Rock". I need some help compiling songs for this. I was wondering if you guys who have read the book could help me out. I have some themes if that can help people.

I need some songs that deal with/are about:

Missing your lover when he is far away

Coming home from war

having an unattainable lover

finding your inner strength/ adolesent self discovery

Dreaming of home

Soldier's Brotherhood

Songs of the Sea

so far, I have some songs...

"On My Own" from the Les Mis Soundtrack

"He Went to Paris" by Jimmy Buffet

"Homeward Bound" by Simon and Garfunkel

"Brother, Can You Spare a Dime?" by Mandy Patinkin

"I don't want to miss a thing" by Aerosmith

"Traveling Soldier" by the Dixie Chicks

"The General" by Dispatch

can you guys help me out?

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Hi, Kibbutznik! Welcome!!! What about "Emotional Rescue" (Stones) when Odysseus comes back home and kills Antinous (sorry, I´m French, I don´t know what´s his name in English!!)?

Or "Sky Pilot" (Eric Burdon) for Telemacus falling?

Well, it´s part (only part) joke, but if you´re interested in the lyrics, I can post them. Just ask.

And welcome to songfacts!

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