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Posts from April 2014

Top 5 Guitar Riffs of All Time
Yesterday it was guitar solos, today on The List Dan is revealing his top 5 guitar Riffs of all time!  The number one lick is also from the top Rock and Roll Record of all time…wow!

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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Top 5 Guitar Solos
The first one might make your jaw drop.  How can it possibly be one of the top 5 guitar solos in rock?  Well, because Dan said so.  Join him today at 3 for a list with a few built in surprises.

Two Tickets to Paradise-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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Best Evil Music Biz Songs
You better be careful around Ann and Nancy Wilson, or they might just write a musical expose about you.  Same can be said for the guys in Pink Floyd.  Today on The List join Dan as he shares with you some “evil music business” stories!

The Stroke-Billy Squier
Have a Cigar-Pink Floyd
So You Wanna Be a Rock and Roll Star-Byrds
Working for MCA-Lynyrd Skynyrd
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Rock Stars and Their Rockin’ Cars
One has a penchant for Ferraris.  One drives the fastest production convertible on the planet and still another drives a…wait for it…a nice but conservative Lexus.  Its rock stars and their rockin’ cars today on The List!

No Alibis-Eric Clapton
Drive My Car-Beatles
The Other Side-Aerosmith
Back in Black-AC/DC
Thunder Road-Bruce Springsteen
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A “Peck” of Peters
Dan’s got a “Peck of Peters” today on The List.  Get ready for 5 rockers called “Peter” and the real treat of The List today is a guest appearance by Mick Jagger.

Solsbury Hill (live)-Peter Gabriel
Feeling Stronger Everyday-Chicago
Eminence Front-The Who
J.Geils Band-Centerfold
Peter Tosh/Mick Jagger (You Gotta Walk) Don’t Look Back
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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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Side Projects
Dan’s got his ears on some of Rock’s greatest side projects today on The List.  Robert Plant in a band that’s not Zeppelin and John Lennon in group outside The Beatles are a couple of the Highlights!
Handle with Care-Traveling Wilburys
Good Rockin’ at Midnight-Honey Drippers
Instant Karma-The Plastic Ono Band
All I Need is a Miracle-Mike and the Mechanics
Ohio-Crosby, Stills Nash and Sometimes Young (Neil’s side project)
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Southern Fried Rock
Its Southern Fried Rock today at 3 on The List.  Join Dan as he rolls out 5 legendary tunes from 5 legendary Southern Rocker’s!

Caught Up in You-38 Special
Can’t you See-Marshall Tucker Band
Dixie Chicken-Little Feat
Ramblin’ Man-Allman Brothers
Sweet Home Alabama-Lynyrd Skynyrd
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5 Songs Inspired by Famous People
How do Joni Mitchell, Andy Kaufman and Elle McPherson factor into today’s list?  Tune in at 3 for the “Big Reveal” with Dan Mitchell.  Catch “The List” every weekday now at it’s new time of 3 O’clock!

Our House-CSN & Y
In Your Eyes-Peter Gabriel
Man on the Moon-REM
Uptown Girl-Billy Joel
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5 Reasons the 70’s was Rock’s Greatest Decade
It was the decade of guitar licks, and legendary albums, and that’s just the tip of rock iceberg.  Today at 3 on The List, join Dan as he lays out “The 5 reasons the 70’s was Rock’s Greatest Decade!

Walk this Way-Aerosmith
All the Girls Love Alice-Elton John
I Know a Little-Lynyrd Skynyrd
Just What I Needed-Cars
Rock & Roll-Led Zeppelin
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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)
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