Tag Archives: Don McLean

Songs that belong on Rolling Stone’s Top 500, but aren’t

In no particular order they are: “Love Is Strange”–Mickey and Sylvia–how can you NOT fall for that opening hook? “The Lion Sleeps Tonight”–The Tokens–the opening vocals (“wee….eee…..eee….um….wee….eee…eee…eee…..um….wee…um…uh….way”) in this classic do what the opening guitar hook does in “Love is … Continue reading

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Not on Rolling Stone’s list of the 500 best of all time, but just as good

These songs are not on Rolling Stone’s list of the 500 best of all time, but just as good  I’ll be adding to this as I think of more.  Many are from the late 50’s/early 60’s–a timespan mostly ignored by … Continue reading

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