And Bands by Dan Mitchell,posted Apr 12 2013 12:00AM
It’s another set of 5 tunes good to go on “The List” with Dan Mitchell today. It’s “and” bands. Like Big Head Todd and the Monsters, Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers. Now, the number one and band of all time isn’t always “andy”…but when they are…watch out!
Big Head Todd and the Monsters-Broken Hearted Savior
Bruce Hornsby and the Range-The Way it is
Here Comes My Girl-Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers
Layla-Derek and the Dominos
It doesn’t seem to happen much these days, but there was a time when bands with big dreams of stardom would name themselves after fruit. So today on “The List” join Dan as he celebrates “fruity” rockers. You might even get caught up in a bit of fruit vs. vegetable controversy!
Strawberry Alarm Clock-Incense and Peppermint
Blind Melon-No More Rain
Wild Cherry-Play That Funky Music
It’s a celebration of Rockers and their April birthdays today on The List. Among others, you’ll hear from the two least famous members of CCR, who celebrate birthdays one day apart. Find out why the rumored CCR reunion failed to materialize.
Magic Carpet Ride-Steppenwolf-John Kay (April 12)
Since You’ve Been Gone-Rainbow-Richie Blackmore (April 14)
Born on the Bayou-CCR-Doug Clifford 4/24 and Stu Cook 4/25
When You Close Your Eyes-Night Ranger-Jack Blades (April 24th)
Love is Alive-Gary Wright (April 26)
It’s Batter Up today on The List-Opening Day/Weekend for the Rockies means Dan will be hitting em out of the park with a little help from Ozzy and Joe, Queen,Fogerty and AC/DC. Spring, baseballs and rock will fill the air.
Back in Black-AC/DC
We Will Rock You/We Are the Chamions-Queen
Rock and Roll dreams come true today on The List. Join Dan for 5 songs about making it to the top of the rock and roll ladder. Among the rockers is the legend Dan believes is the true “King of Rock and Roll.”
Wanna Be a Rock and Roll Star-Eddie Money
Rock and Roll Band-Boston
So You Wanna Be a Rock and Roll Star-Tom Petty
Shooting Star-Bad Company
Today on The List; join Dan for some Breaking Rock News. What one time couple is getting married…what group is Paul McCartney set to join? Dan’s got the goods today on The List.
Already Gone-Eagles-The Band is reuniting with all former members
Mona Lisa’s and Madhatters-Elton John-Elton is having vocal cord surgery so he can hit high notes again
Second Hand News-Fleetwood Mac-Stevie and Lindsey are getting married
Alive-Pearl Jam-Eddie Vedder is apologizing for boycotting Ticketmaster and will sell 800 dollar tickets…
Helter Skelter/Whole Lotta Love-Paul McCartney is joining Page, Jones and Jason Bonham in Zeppelin Tour