To live without my music, would be impossible to do

I hope it’s not been lost on my readers but music, songs, records play a big part in my blogs, especially where the title is concerned. I thought it might be a postive idea to list, in no particular order, my favourite 💯tracks. I will try not to pick too many from my favourite bands and spread it around a little.

The Clash White Man In Hammersmith Palais

The Clash London’s Calling

The Ramones Blitzkrieg Bop

The Ramones Sheena is a Punk Rocker

Television Marquee Moon

The Jam That’s Entertainment

The Jam Down in the Tube Station at Midnight

The Jam Eton Rifles

The Clash Straight to Hell

Joy Division Love Will Tear Us Apart

Joy Division New Dawn Fades

Joy Division Atmosphere

Lou Reed Walk on the Wild Side

Don Covay It’s Better to Have

Maria Muldaur Midnight at the Oasis

Tubeway Army Are Friends Electric?

The Undertones Teenage Kicks

Arctic Monkeys I Bet You Look Good on the Dance Floor

Eddie and the Hotrods Do Anything You Wanna Do

Fleetwood Mac Dreams

Fleetwood Mac Oh Well

Fleetwood Mac Landslide

Kraftwerk The Model

Kraftwerk Autobahn

Yeah, Yeah, Yeahs Maps

Two Gallants Las Cruces Jail

Stevie Wonder Superstition

Bob Marley and The Wailers No Woman, No Cry

Joe Walsh Rocky Mountain Way

Joe Walsh Life’s Been Good

The Police Roxanne

The Police Every Breath You Take

Maria McKee Panic Beach

Robbie Robertson Somewhere Down The Crazy River

The Band The Weight

Small Faces All or Nothing

The Who Won’t Get Fooled Again

Rolling Stones Gimme Shelter

Rolling Stones Start Me Up

The Sundays Here’s Where The Story Ends

The Steve Miller Band The Joker

The Steve Miller Band Jet Airliner

Al Stewart The Year of the Cat

Boston More Than a Feeling

Mannfred Mann’s Earthband Blinded By The Light

Bruce Springsteen Born To Run

Bruce Springsteen Rosalita

Bruce Springsteen Jungleland

Talking Heads Once In A Lifetime

Rush Spirit Of Radio

Otis Redding Sittin on the Dock of the Bay

Booker T and the Mgs Time is Tight

Paul McCartney and Wings Band on the Run

Blondie Heart of Glass

Eagles Hotel California

Eagles One of These Nights

Eagles Take it to the Limit

Gram Parsons She If you only listen to one track, listen to this

The Libertines I Can’t Stand You Now

Brothers Johnson Strawberry Letter #9

Elvis Costello Angel Wants To Wear My Red Shoes

Elvis Costello and The Attractions Oliver’s Army

The Damned Smash It Up

Meatloaf Bat Out Of Hell

Love Alone Again Or

Bob Dylan Hurricane

Neil Young Rockin’ In A Free World

Neil Young Powderfinger

Neil Young Old Man

John Otway and Wild Willie Barrett Really Free

Editors Munich

Talk Talk It’s My Life

Talk Talk Life’s What You Make It

Buzzcocks Ever Fallen In Love

The Only Ones Another Girl, Another Planet

Wreckless Eric Whole Wide World

The Specials Gangsters

The Specials Ghost Town

The Specials Too Much Too Young

David Bowie Queen Bitch

David Bowie Heroes

David Bowie Sound And Vision

David Bowie Ashes To Ashes

Magazine Shot By Both Sides

Steely Dan Deacon Blues

Steely Dan Rikki, Don’t Lose That Number

Led Zeppelin Kashmir

Led Zeppelin Immigrant Song

Harry Nilsson Everybody’s Talkin’

Gordon Lightfoot The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald

The Damned Smash It Up

The Knack My Sharona

Echo and The Bunnymen Back of Love

Ry Cooder Get Rhythm

Dr. Feelgood Roxette

Bob Marley and The Wailers Redemption Song

War Low Rider

Allman Brothers Midnight Rider

Ian Dury Sweet Gene Vincent

Roy Orbison It’s Over

I love the smell of vinyl

No doubt if I do do this on another day a couple may change. I tried not to have too many by one group or artist but I gather you will see where my preferences are.

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