Posts Tagged ‘garage rock’

Roadrunner

January 5, 2020

“Roadrunner,” written and recorded by Jonathan Richman, backed by the Greg Kihn Band, in 1974, re-released in 1977. Apparently Mr. Richman’s dad owned a Plymouth Roadrunner.

More:

“The car, the radio, the night – and rock’s most thrilling song,” Laura Barton, The Guardian

_____________

Short link: https://wp.me/p6sb6-u4F

Comments are welcome if they are on-topic, substantive, concise, and not boring or obscene. Comments may be edited for clarity and length.

Don’t Believe in Christmas

December 29, 2015

“Don’t Believe in Christmas,” performed by Pearl Jam. The song was written by Gerald Roslie and recorded by his Takoma band, The Sonics, in 1965:

(more…)

Don’t Believe in Christmas

December 29, 2014

“Don’t Believe in Christmas” written by Gerald Roslie and recorded by his Takoma band, The Sonics, in 1965. There’s a more recent version by Pearl Jam:

(more…)