“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
It’s another go-round with Cover Songs today on The List. Artist who get the cover treatment include Iggy Pop, The Rolling Stones and you’ll hear a cover of a one hit wonder Dutch Band from the 60’s whose tune got the girl group treatment from an English pop band in
Get it On (Bang a Gong)-Power Station-TREX original
Tumbling Dice-Linda Ronstadt-Stones original
Once Bitten Twice Shy-Great White-Iggy Pop original
Feeling Alright-Joe Cocker-Traffic original
Venus-Bananarama-Shocking Blue original
It’s a trip “inside the music” today at 4 on The List. One tune was inspired by the thought that owning a disco album in Tehran could get you 40 lashes, another was written on Morocco. Here the artists talk about theirtunes…today on The List!
Rock the Casbah-The Clash
Running on Empty-Jackson Browne
Rock and Roll Hoochie Koo-Rick Derringer
One embodies everything that makes Keith Richards the master of rock guitar riffage, another is the guitar intro which you could argue is the best of the 80’s…and it started out as a string skipping exercise. Dan’s got his “intro” to guitar intros today at 4 on The List!
I Feel Fine-Beatles
Sweet Child of Mine-Guns and Roses
Reeling in the Years-Steely Dan
Whole Lotta Love-Led Zeppelin
Can’t You Hear Me Knockin’-Rolling Stones
Christopher Walken said it best…It's gotta have more Cowbell! Well, in honor of the National Western Stock Show and the cows which just happen to be there, that’s exactly what you’ll be gettin’ today on the list Buckaroos! Cowbell Rock at it’s Cowbell whackin’ finest! Oh, and you might just win a Boots Night Out package to the Stock Show!
Don’t Fear the Reaper-Blue Oyster Cult
Rock of Ages-Def Leppard
We’re an American Band-Grand Funk Railroad
Jammin Me-Tom Petty
Today on The List, Dan will be rockin’ 5 tunes that every 80’s bar band had to play. If they didn’t know the tunes, it was grounds for cancellation of the bar tab and immediate dismissal from the establishment.
I Love Rock and Roll-Joan Jett
Bad to the Bone-George Thorogood
Centerfold-J. Geils Band
867-5309 (Jenny Jenny) Tommy Tutone
I Want a New Drug-Huey Lewis and the News
Today on The List join Dan for; Same Song/Different Title. Five tunes which borrowed their titles from songs released by other artists. Hey, you’ll find out which song title is shared by Pat Benatar, Dionne Warwick and Led Zeppelin…well how exciting is that!
Learning to Fly-Tom Petty (Pink Floyd)
Somebody to Love-Queen (Jefferson Airplane)
Only the Lonely-Motels (Roy Orbison)
Heartbreaker-Pat Benatar (Led Zeppelin)
Turn to Stone-ELO (Joe Walsh)
Today on The List-Dan has cuts from the 5 albums from the 70's you have to own. Tune in at 4 as you hit the road home to find out not only who did, but who didn’t make The List. Only one American album makes the cut.
Tumbling Dice-Rolling Stones-Exile on Main Street
Baba O’Riley-The Who-Who’s Next
Born to Run-Bruce Springsteen
Time-Dark Side of the Moon-Pink Floyd-Dark Side of the Moon
Rock n Roll-Led Zeppelin-Zeppelin IV