Saturday, February 06, 2010

40 Great Songs

Time – Pink Floyd
Ziggy Stardust – David Bowie or Bauhaus version
London Calling – The Clash
Sultans of Swing – Dire Straits
The Wall – Pink Floyd
Lust for Life – Iggy Pop
Electricity – OMD
Highway to hell – AC/DC
Satisfaction – Rolling Stones
Spanish Train – Chris De Burgh
Sunday Bloody Sunday – U2
Bohemian Rhapsody - Queen
True Faith – New Order
Bizzare Love Triangle – New Order
Suburbia – Pet Shop Boys
Boys Don’t Cry – The Cure
Bullet the Blue Sky – U2
People are Strange – The Doors
Lovecats – The Cure
Space Oddity – David Bowie
China Girl – David Bowie
Riders on the Storm – The Doors
We are the Champions – Queen
Our House – Madness
Goodnight Saigon – Billy Joel
Sometimes - Erasure
Angie – Rolling Stones
All Along the Watchtower – Jimi Hendrix
Stairway to Heaven – Led Zeppelin
Nena-99Luft Balons – Nina Hagen
One Night in Bangkok – Murray Head
Rock me Amadeus – Falco
Shout – Tears for Fear
A Little Respect – Erasure
Rebel Yell – Billy Idol
Me and the Farmer – Housemartins
Break on Through – Doors
Hotel California – Eagles
Eye in the Sky – Alan Parsons ProjectStarman – David Bowie

1 comment:

Carl said...

Great list! Some of my fav songs from that era and some from the same bands are

So in Love - OMD
Blue Monday - New Order
West End Girls - Pet Shop Boys
Spanish Bombs - the Clash
Radio GaGa - Queen
Forever Young - Alphaville
Don't You Forget About Me - Simple Minds
Don't Stop Believing - Journey
Wishing I Had a Photograph of You - Flock of Seagulls
Lady in Red - Chris de Burgh

Kudos for putting some of these songs, such as One Night in Bangkok - Murray Head. Haven't heard in a really long while. Great list, mate!