Tag Archive: Jackson Browne

IT’S RAINING SONGS – Twenty With Rain In The Title

SUNNY SKIES NOWHERE TO BE SEEN………………………….. RAIN – The Beatles; LOUISIANA RAIN – Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers; A HARD RAIN’S GONNA FALL – Bob Dylan; SIMILAR TO RAIN – Warren Zevon; WHO’LL STOP THE RAIN/HAVE YOU EVER SEEN THE…
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SANTA BANTER – Twelve Christmas Songs unlikely to be heard as department store background music.

On the first day of Christmas my true love said to me: Forget those other Festive foibles and listen to twelve Christmas songs that really matter: CHRISTMAS – The Who: Poor Tommy doesn’t know what day it is, but Townshend,…
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SONG NOIR – Twenty Tracks For Black Friday

This list is respectfully dedicated to the great rock n’ roller Malcolm Young – and everyone who saw a thunderous set by AC/DC at Wolverhampton Civic Hall in November 1979, from which my eardrums have only just recovered. SKY BLUE AND BLACK – Jackson Browne;…
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SHOW TIME !! Twenty Great Songs About Touring

  BEEN DOWN THIS ROAD IN SUNSHINE AND IN SNOW…………………….. THE LOAD-OUT – Jackson Browne; HOLIDAY INN – Elton John; TRAVELLIN’ BAND – Creedence Clearwater Revival; TIME OUT – Joe Walsh; IF MY FRIENDS COULD SEE ME KNOW – The…
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THE WAY BY NUMBERS – 0-20 In Twenty Songs

FROM NOTHING TO TWENTY – HERE’S PLENTY……………………   0. LOVE MINUS ZERO/NO LIMIT – Bob Dylan ONE OF THESE NIGHTS – Eagles; TWO OF ME, TWO OF YOU – Jackson Browne; THREE TIME LOSER – Rod Stewart; 4+20 – Crosby,…
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SECOND ALBUM SENSATIONS – Twenty Albums That Prove The Follow Up Isn’t Always A Flop

FIRST ALBUM ? WE WERE ONLY JUST WARMING UP – JUST LISTEN TO OUR SECOND: FOR EVERYMAN – Jackson Browne; GASOLINE ALLEY – Rod Stewart; BUFFALO SPRINGFIELD AGAIN – Buffalo Springfield; LED ZEPPELIN II – Led Zeppelin; THE BAND – The…
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THE BEGINNING AT THE END – Ten Songs Where The Last Line Is The Title

      Pretty Maids All In A Row – EAGLES: Joe Walsh makes his major contribution to ‘Hotel California’ with a wistful piano ballad that is more Randy Newman than ‘Rocky Mountain Way.’ Late For The Sky – JACKSON BROWNE:…
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YOU NAME BOPPER – 20 Songs In Which The Artist Name Checks Another

Note: With mention of Solomon Burke, James Brown, Gene Chandler, Doctor John, Vince Taylor, Chet Baker, Sonny Terry, Brownie McGhee, Muddy Waters and all his literacy references SAMTIMONIOUS.com acknowledges Van Morrison may have already cornered this market. ‘Maybe The Beach Boys…
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MINUTE BY MINUTE – 20 Songs over Seven Minutes That Don’t Outstay Their Welcome

Twenty songs that (just) meet the SAMTIMONIOUS.com criteria of not being too self-indulgent   Jungle Land Bruce Springsteen (From the 1975 album ‘Born To Run’) – 9:33 Life’s Been Good Joe Walsh (From the 1978 album ‘But Seriously Folks’) – 8:57 Won’t Get Fooled Again The Who (From…
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BEEN TO SEE THEM/SHAME YOU WON’T – SAMTIMONIOUS.com selects its 10 favourite live acts and laments 10 it never saw.

SAMTIMONIOUS.com THESE ARE A FEW OF MY FAVOURITE THINGS…………………. THE WHO The Greatest Live Band Of All Time – astonishing to think ‘Live At Leeds’ wasn’t even the best night The Who ever had. BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN Three hour (at least) marathons that…
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