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The Producers

On Wednesday, Dan rolled out a list of albums produced by Mutt Lange…thought got him thinking! So, today's list will feature 5 more gentlemen who can count themselves amongst rock's greatest album producers. George Martin is first, what follows is all brilliant!

A Day in the Life-Beatles-George Martin
Bad-U2-Daniel Lanois
Owner of a Lonely Heart-Yes-Trevor Horn
You Can't Always Get What You Want-Rolling Stones-Jimmy Miller
Yer So Bad-Tom Petty-Jeff Lynne
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​Pop Goes The “Power-Pop”

Today at 3 on the List…"Pop" goes the Power-Pop. Memorable licks, succinct lyrics and hooks that won't let go…pull that out of your rock and roll hat and you have got some Power Pop. Dan's got 5 of the

No Matter What-Badfinger
Ballroom Blitz-The Sweet
Just What I Needed-Cars
Go All the Way-Raspberries
Surrender-Cheap Trick
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​Here’s to Mutt! (Albums produced by Mutt Lange)

His name if Robert, friends call him Mutt1 Today at 3 on The List; join Dan as he lays out Mutt's credentials as an album producer. With bands like AC/DC, Def Leppard and The Cars on his resume , Mutt was a "Star-Maker" in the 80's

Photograph-Def Leppard-Pyromania
Highway to Hell-AC/DC
I Don't Like Mondays-Boomtown Rats-The Fine Art of Surfacing
You Might Think-Cars-Hearbeat City
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​Disturbing Songs People Love

The songs on the list today are very disturbing. You might be singing along innocently enough and not ever know what it is you're embracing. Dan's gonna set you strait when he gets into "Disturbing Songs People Love" today on The List.

Every Breath You Take-Police
Brown Sugar-Rolling Stones
My Sharona-The Knack
Smoke on the Water-Deep Purple
Maxwells Silver Hammer-Beatles
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​Tower of Power Baby! (songs with T.O.P. Horn Section)

It's a trip to the "Tower of Power" today on The List. The Tower of Power horn section that is. Dan's got his ears on some tunes featuring rocks greatest horns for hire. He'll even get you "Hip"to one of their tunes.

Santana-Everybody's Everything
The Bitch is Back-Elton John
Jane-Jefferson Starship
Even it Up-Heart
What is Hip-Tower of Power
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​Dancing Days are Here Again

Put on your dancing shoes and get ready to cut a rug today at 3 on The List. It's a solid demonstration of songs you can dance to, with "dance" in the title. Above and beyond that, you'll also learn why Led Zeppelin will never re-unite. Jimmy Page and Robert Plant will address the issue.

Dancing in the Streets-Van Halen
Dancing in the Dark-Bruce Springsteen
Dancing Days-Led Zeppelin
Let's Dance-David Bowie
Come Dancing-The Kinks
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​It’s kind of “iffy”

Today at 3…Dan's got a List that is just a bit "iffy." If he doesn't deliver…please let us know!

If I Ever Lose My Faith in You-Sting
If I Needed Someone-Beatles
If I Had a Rocket Launcher-Bruce Cockburn
If I'd Been the One-38 Special
If Anyone Falls-Stevie Nicks
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Rocks Greatest Quartets

Are you ready for countdown. Today at 4 on The List, Dan is naming his top 5 quartets in Rock. Only one of them, the band that comes in at number 3, is American.

U2-New Years Day
The Clash-London Calling
CCR-Fortunate Son
Led Zeppelin-Ramble On
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Top 5 Career Saving Albums

If you don't give us a hit album, we're going to drop you from the label." If you're in a band, the previous is a sentence you don't want to hear. Today on "The List"…join Dan as he features his top 5 career saving albums!

Dude Looks Like a Lady-Aerosmith-Permanent Vacation
Night Moves-Bob Seger-Night Moves
Wanted Dead of Alive-Bon Jovi-Slippery When Wet
Born to Run-Bruce Springsteen-Born to Run
Beautiful Day-U2-All That You Can't Leave Behind
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​The Ones That Got Away

Today at 4 on The List, Dan will be dealing up some heartbreak. Join him at 4 as he features 5 rock classics about the one that got away. It's love, lust, 3 chords and a ball of dust today on The List.

Jessies Girl-Rick Springfield
Angie-Rolling Stones
More Than a Feeling-Boston (Marrianne)
Allison-Elvis Costello
(867-5309) Jenny-Tommy Tutone
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​Halloween Screams

Halloween Rocks today at 3 on The List!

Werewolves of London-Warren Zevon
Godzilla-Blue Oyster Cult
Season of the Witch-Donovan
Boris the Spider-The Who
Don't Fear the Reaper-Blue Oyster Cult
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Locations : London
People : Donovan BorisWarren Zevon Godzilla-Blue


​Top 5 Guitar Solos

Guitar solos are front and center today on The List. Dan's chosen his 5 all-time favorites. He's got 4 legends and one guy you've probably never heard of in mind!

Two Tickets to Paridise-Eddie Money
While My Guitar Gently Weeps-Beatles
Comfortably Numb-Pink Floyd
Eruption/You Really Got Me-Van Halen
Stairway to Heaven-Led Zeppelin
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Breakthrough Albums

Sometimes you need a few albums under your belt before a career really explodes. The List with Dan Mitchell this afternoon at 3 will feature 5 of rocks most accomplished "breakthrough" albums. 5 discs that put the featured bands in the game with the big boys!

Pride (In the Name of Love) U2-The Unforgettable Fire
Sweet Emotion-Aerosmith-Toys in the Attic
Limelight-Rush-Moving Pictures
Bohemian Rhapsody-Queen-A Night at the Opera
Rhiannon-Fleetwood Mac-Fleetwood Mac
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Top 5 Guitar Riffs of All Time

It's was hard to choose, but that didn't stop Dan from giving it a try. Today at 3 on The List, he'll present to you the top 5 guitar riffs of all time. From the 60's to the 80's the players will be rockin'it!

Back in Black-AC/DC
Iron Man-Black Sabbath
Whole Lotta Love-Led Zeppelin
Smoke on the Water-Deep Purple
(I Can't Get No) Satisfaction-Rolling Stones
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​Elvis and Dave and Nick

Today on the List, you get Costello, Edmunds, Lowe and Jackson. 4 Englishmen who brought new wave and throwback cool to America in the late 70's. Put it all together and you might even get a "Rockpile!"

What's so Funny About Peace Love and Understanding-Elvis Costello
Cruel to be Kind-Nick Lowe
Is She Really Goin' Out With Him-Joe Jackson
I Hear you Knockin'-Dave Edmunds
Teacher Teacher-Rockpile
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Fond Farewells

It's "fond farewells" today at 3 on The List. Dan's featuring 5 of his favorite final albums from five of hist favorite bands. Quiz time; What band's final album was a live album with many of their friends taking part in the rock and roll fun?

Golden Slumbers Medley-Beatles-Abbey Road
Avalon-Roxy Music-Avalon
All Along the Watchtower-Jimi Hendrix Experience-Electric Ladyland
The Weight-The Band-The Last Waltz
Every Breath You Take-Police-Synchronicity
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​Another Cover Up

Today on The List; T.Rex, The Stones, Dave Mason, Shocking Blue and Ian Hunter are getting the cover treatment. The big question is, who is doing the "covering?"

Bang a Gong-Power Station
Tumbling Dice-Linda Ronstadt
Feeling Alright-Joe Cocker
Once Bitten Twice Shy-Great White
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You’ll have to read the Book

What so greatly angered Mick Jagger that the future of the Rolling Stones was threatened? Was it something Keith said? Well, yes it was! Today on The List Dan's digging into Rock Star Autobiographies. Tune in at 3 to find out what other legends are dishing the dirt.

Love in an Elevator-Aerosmith-Joe and Steven
Waiting on a Friend-Rolling Stones-Keith
The Chain-Fleetwood Mac-Mick Fleetwood
Immigration Man-Crosby & Nash-Graham Nash
Who are You-Who-Pete Townshend
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Teenage Wastland

Today at 3 on The List, you will be entering a Teenage Wasteland. Consider yourself warned. The final tune is one of the truly epic songs in rock history from a band that made the list yesterday, and they'll be back tomorrow!

Edge of 17-Stevie Nicks
Hey Nineteen-Steely Dan
You're Sixteen-Ringo Starr
Smells like Teen Spirit-Nirvana
Baba O'Riley-The Who
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Just Kiddin’ Around

Dan's just Kiddin' around when it comes to today's edition of The List. Here's a clue to content; one of the songs is not only a legendary tune, it's also a movie title about the band. If you know now, you are brilliant!

The Kids are Alright-The Who
New Kid in Town-Eagles
Kid Charlemagne-Steely Dan
The Kid is Hot Tonight-Loverboy
Cisco Kid-War
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The Producers
​Pop Goes The “Power-Pop”
​Here’s to Mutt! (Albums produced by Mutt Lange)
​Disturbing Songs People Love
​Tower of Power Baby! (songs with T.O.P. Horn Section)
​Dancing Days are Here Again
​It’s kind of “iffy”
Rocks Greatest Quartets
Top 5 Career Saving Albums
​The Ones That Got Away
​Halloween Screams
​Top 5 Guitar Solos
Breakthrough Albums
Top 5 Guitar Riffs of All Time
​Elvis and Dave and Nick
Fond Farewells
​Another Cover Up
You’ll have to read the Book
Teenage Wastland
Just Kiddin’ Around
Stage Name Origins
​Intro to Guitar Intros
I’m Down With That
​Let Me Repeat Myself
​Peter Meter
Invasion of the Canadian Rock Star Guys
​October Rock and Roll Birthday Bash
​Rockin’ the Organ
Inside the Music
The Color Wheel
​My Initial Offering
Rock and Roll Riders
Inside the Music Part III
Side Projects
Stevie Nicks and Friends
My Big Bad List
Songs with Choirs
One Hit Wonders 80’s style
Sue You, Sue me Blues
British Americana
Wine, Whiskey and Song
Jump Up and Shout
If you’re Rockin’ and you Know it-Clap your Hands
Top 5 80’s Break-up Songs
Drummers Who Sing Lead
The Beginning and the End
Dynamic Duos on Rock Guitar
Math Rock
​The Periodic Table of Rock
Songs in the Key of Life
5 Line-up changes that Rocked
Rock of Many Colors
One Man Bands
Recorded at Caribou Ranch
Reggae Rock Songs
Top 5 Most “Rockin-est” 80’s tunes
Top American Bands
5 memorable songs NOT from John Hughes Films
I Freakin’ Love this Song
Songs That Mention Other Songs
Beating the Sophomore Jinx
Doomsday Rock
Getting in Touch with my Woman
How do you Like your Joe
Dan’s Dirty Little List
Brought to you by the Letter P
Stalker Rock
Underrated Cover Songs
Time is on my Side
Goin’ to California
Mythological Rock
Same Title/Different Song
5 Must Have Albums from the 70’s
The Top Grossing Tours of All Time
Bad First Concerts
Jefferson Starship Hudson Gardens Preview
The 5 Greatest 3 minute Rock Songs
Soccer Lovin’ Rockers
It’s all in the Family
Outlaw Rock
Tower of Power Baby!
Rocks Greatest Trios
I Can’t Hear You (hearing impaired rockers)
I Can’t Hear You (hearing impaired rockers)
Best “Stick it to the Man Songs”
Photo Shop Rock
Bands Before They Were Famous
Rock’s Best Golfers
This List is for the Birds
Don’t have no Double Negatives
The Voice of Paul Rodgers
Ladies of the 80’s
Rock’s Greatest Movies
Wanna Be a Rock and Roll Star
Dancing Days are Here Again
May Birthdays
“Hey” Fever
Always Leave Them Wanting More
Albums Critics “whiffed” on
Greatest American Rocker Male
I’m Putting you on “hold"
Another “Best” List
Top 5 Guitar Riffs of All Time
Top 5 Guitar Solos
Best Evil Music Biz Songs
Rock Stars and Their Rockin’ Cars
A “Peck” of Peters
It’s kind of “iffy”
Side Projects
Southern Fried Rock
5 Songs Inspired by Famous People
5 Reasons the 70’s was Rock’s Greatest Decade
The List is “Alive”
Stream of Consciousness Rock
Rock’s Greatest Concept Albums
Best of the Bad
“Count Me In”
Songs with the word “song” in the title
The Top 5 British Bands That Aren’t…
Top Rock Vocalist Male
​I’m on “The Move”
Rock’s Best Drummers
Rock’s Greatest “The” Bands
Canada’s Top Guitarists
Black Listed
Rock’s Greatest “The” Bands
Canada’s Top Guitarists
Black Listed
One Hit Wonders of the 80’s Revisited
The Final Cut
​Drummers Who Sing Lead
Legendary Colorado Concerts
We Give Great Bass (Rock songs with Big Bass Leads)
Favorite 80’s Album Tracks
Invasion of the Canadian Rock Star Guys
Bands that should call it a career (Rolling Stone Readers Poll)
69 Dudes! (Songs that mention 1969)
The Doctor is in
It’s the little things that matter!
The Ones That Got Away
It’s an “a-choired” taste (songs with choirs)
Best Rock and Roll Nicknames
What’s in a Name
Thank you John Mayall (Rockers who were in the Blues Breakers)
Rocks Greatest Quartets
Top 5 Career Saving Albums
​Another “Cover Up” (Mtn. Listener Doug)
Inside the Music-Take Three
Got the Blues
Intro to Guitar Intros
Gotta Have More Cowbell
5 Songs Every 80’s Bar Band Had to Know
Ringtone Rock
Same Title/Different Song
​The Top Grossing Tours of All Time (not including Madonna)
5 “Must-Have” albums from the 70’s
Inside the Music-Take Two
4 Decades, 5 Excellent Debut Albums
Rock and Roll Royalty
5 memorable songs from movies that aren’t John Hughes films
The top 5 most rockinest 80's Tunes
The Life of Brian
Golden Rock Gods
Snappy Tunes/Dark Lyrics
Takin’ a break from the band
Lovin’ it Live (Songs That are Better Live)
Best “Evil Music Biz” Songs
Top 5 Guitar Solos in Rock
Fun With Joe Walsh (Joe on Guest Guitar)
It’s “Another” List (Another in Title)
I Freakin’ Love This Song
Sweet” Rock and Roll
Rock the Clock
5 Legendary Title Tracks
5 Stellar Rock Star Movie Cameos
The List is going “inside the music”
The Greatest “The” Songs
Halloween Rock
Rock’s Best Drummers
The Second British Invasion-80’s
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