Wednesday, October 2, 2013


THE LIST is :

a) The result of a lifelong love of - and dedication to - rock and roll.
b) A latest stab at The Great American Bar/Party Band.
c) A tip-of-the-hat to favorite rock bands and singer-songwriters (with sidetracks into New Wave, 70's One-Hit Wonders, weird Alternative gems and new faves like Ryan Adams...
d.) All of the above.

Answer: d. At this point, there are almost 300 songs on THE LIST. Find something you like, shout out a number - and we'll do our best. The band is:
                   
Tim Brickley: guitar, piano, vocals, 
Larry DeMyer: lead guitar, vocals 
Matt Price: drums
Tom Waldo: bass, vocals

1         A Long December COUNTING CROWS
2         A Song For You LEON RUSSELL
3         Across The Universe BEATLES
4         After The Goldrush NEIL YOUNG
5         Ain’t No New Girls Around BRICKLEY/J. SCOT SHEETS
6         Ain’t Too Proud To Beg TEMPTATIONS
7         Alison ELVIS COSTELLO
8         All Along The Watchtower DYLAN/HENDRIX/DMB
9         All I Really Want To Do DYLAN
10     All I Want Is You U2
11     All Over Now ROLLING STONES
12     All You Need Is Love BEATLES
13     Allentown BILLY JOEL
14     America SIMON AND GARFUNKEL
15     American Pie DON McCLEAN
16     Amoreena ELTON JOHN
17     Androgynous THE REPLACEMENTS
18     Angel Of Harlem U2
19     Any Major Dude STEELY DAN
20     Baby, It’s You BEATLES
21     Babylon DAVID GRAY
22     Back In The USSR BEATKES
23     Beautiful Soul DANNY FLANIGAN
24     Because The Night PATTI SMITH/SPRINGSTEEN
25     Beginnings CHICAGO
26     Behind Blue Eyes THE WHO
27     Bennie and the Jets ELTON JOHN
28     Best Of My Love EAGLES
29     Bird On A Wire LEONARD COHEN
30     Blackbird BEATLES
31     Blame It On Cain ELVIS COSTELLO
32     Bluebird PAUL McCARTNEY
33     Brandy LOOKING GLASS
34     Bright Baby Blues JACKSON BROWNE
35     Brown-Eyed Girl VAN MORRISON
36     Candle In The Wind ELTON JOHN
37     Carmelita WARREN ZEVON
38     Carolina In My Mind JAMES TAYLOR
39     Casey Jones GRATEFUL DEAD
40     Centerfold J. GEILS BAND
41     Cinnamon Girl NEIL YOUNG
42     City Of New Orleans STEVE GOODMAN
43     Close To You CARPENTERS/BACHARACH
44     Comes A Time NEIL YOUNG
45     Copperhead Road STEVE EARLE
46     Country Honk ROLLING STONES
47     Country Road JAMES TAYLOR
48     Crazy Mary PEARL JAM
49     Daisy Jane AMERICA
50     Dancing With Myself BILLY IDOL
51     Daniel ELTON JOHN
52     Danny’s Song LOGGINS AND MESSINA
53     Day After Day BADFINGER
54     Daydream LOVIN’ SPOONFUL
55     Dead Flowers ROLLING STONES
56     Desert Heart TIM BRICKLEY/DAVID RHEINS
57     Dim Lights, Thick Smoke JOE MAPHIS
58     Doctor My Eyes JACKSON BROWNE
59     Domino VAN MORRISON
60     Don’t Do Me Like That TOM PETTY
61     Don’t Let Me Be Lonely Tonight JAMES TAYLOR
62     Don’t Pull Your Love Out HAMILTON, JOE, ET AL
63     Don't Think Twice DYLAN
64     Downtown Train TOM WAITS
65     Dreamin’ Bob Dylan’s 119th Dream BRICKLEY/RHEINS
66     Dreams FLEETWOOD MAC
67     Drift Away DOBIE GRAY
68     Drive THE CARS
69     Duncan PAUL SIMON
70     Eight Days A Week BEATLES
71     End Of The Line TRAVELLING WILBURY’S
72     Everybody Knows LEONARD COHEN
73     Everybody Knows This Is Nowhere NEIL YOUNG
74     Everyday I Write The Book ELVIS COSTELLO
75     Everything Is Free GILLIAN WELCH
76     Fields Of Gold STING
77     Fire SPRINGSTEEN/POINTER SISTERS
78     Fire and Rain JAMES TAYLOR
79     For A Dancer JACKSON BROWNE
80     For Everyman JACKSON BROWNE
81     For What It's Worth BUFFALO SPRINGFIELD
82     Friend Of The Devil GRATEFUL DEAD
83     Garden Party RICK NELSON
84     Get It On (Bang A Gong) T. REX
85     Getalife BRICKLEY/RHEINS
86     God’s Comic ELVIS COSTELLO
87     Goliath DANNY FLANIGAN
88     Gone Daddy Gone VIOLENT FEMMES
89     Good Morning, Hackensack BRICKLEY/RHEINS
90     Got To Get Back Home BRICKLEY/RHEINS
91     Grandpa Was A Carpenter JOHN PRINE
92     Great Compromise, The JOHN PRINE
93     Hallelujah LEONARD COHEN
94     Have A Little Faith In Me JOHN HIATT
95     Have I Told You Lately? VAN MORRISON
96     Heart Of Gold NEIL YOUNG
97     Hello It’s Me TODD RUNDGREN
98     Help Me, Rhonda BEACH BOYS
99     Helplessly Hoping CSN
100 Here Again ROSETTA PEBBLE
101 Here Comes A Regular THE REPLACEMENTS
102 Hey, Hey, What Can I Do? LED ZEPPELIN
103 I Ain’t Ever Satisfied STEVE EARLE
104 I Am A Patriot JACKSON BROWNE
105 I Can't Tell You Why EAGLES
106 I Don’t Love You Much, Do I? GUY CLARK/EMMYLOU HARRIS
107 I Saw Her Standing There BEATLES
108 I See You In Everything BRICKLEY/RHEINS
109 I Should Have Know Better BEATLES
110 I Threw It All Away BOB DYLAN
111 I Used To Know BRICKLEY/RHEINS
112 I Want To Give To Charity BRICKLEY/RHEINS
113 I Wish I Was Your Mother MOTT THE HOOPLE
114 I Won’t Back Down TOM PETTY
115 I’ll Be Your Baby Tonight DYLAN
116 I’m A Believer MONKEES/NEIL DIAMOND
117 I’m On Fire BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN
118 I'm Only Sleeping BEATLES
119 I’m So Tired BEATLES
120 I’ve Got A Name JIM CROCES
121 I’ve Just Seen A Face BEATLES
122 If I Had A Hammer PETE SEEGER
123 If Not For You DYLAN/GEORGE HARRISON
124 Illegal Smile JOHN PRINE
125 Imagine JOHN LENNON
126 In My Life BEATLES
127 Into The Great Wide Open TOM PETTY
128 Is She Really Going Out With Him? JOE JACKSON
129 It’s Only Rock and Roll ROLLING STONES
130 It’s Still Rock and Roll To Me BILLY JOEL
131 Jersey Girl TOM WAITS/SPRINGSTEEN
132 Johnny B. Goode CHUCK BERRY
133 Joker, The  STEVE MILLER
134 Julia BEATLES
135 Jumping Jack Flash ROLLING STONES
136 Just Breathe PEARL JAM
137 Just Like A Woman BOB DYLAN
138 Just My Imagination TEMPTATIONS
139 Kodachrome PAUL SIMON
140 Lady Madonna BEATLES
141 Lay Down Sally ERIC CLAPTON
142 Lay Lady Lay BOB DYLAN
143 Lean On Me BILL WITHERS
144 Let It Be BEATLES
145 Let It Bleed ROLLING STONES
146 Levon ELTON JOHN
147 Life On A Chain PETE YORN
148 Like A Rolling Stone DYLAN
149 Little Glimpses BRICKLEY/RHEINS
150 Little Mascara REPLACEMENTS
151 Lodi CREEDENCE CLEARWATER REVIVAL
152 Lola KINKS
153 Long Distance Love BRICKLEY/RHEINS
154 Long May You Run NEIL YOUNG
155 Losing My Religion REM
156 Lost Highway HANK WILLIAMS
157 Love Her Madly THE DOORS
158 Love Song ELTON JOHN
159 Love, Love, Love JOHN PRINE
160 Lovers In A Dangerous Time BRUCE COCKBURN
161 Lucky Now RYAN ADAMS
162 Man On The Moon REM
163 Man Out Of Time ELVIS COSTELLO
164 Mary Jane's Last Dance TOM PETTY
165 Maxwell’s Silver Hammer BEATLES
166 Meant It At The Time BRICKLEY/RHEINS
167 Melissa ALLMAN BROTHERS BAND
168 Memphis Blues, Again BOB DYLAN
169 Merry Go Round THE REPLACEMENTS
170 Message In A Bottle POLICE
171 Mexico JAMES TAYLOR
172 Mighty Quinn, The BOB DYLAN
173 Mmm, Mmm, Mmm.CRASH  TEST DUMMIES
174 Moondance VAN MORRISON
175 Moonshadow CAT STEVENS
176 Mr. Bojangles DIRT BAND
177 Mr. Tambourine Man DYLAN/BYRDS
178 Mustang Sally WILSON PICKETT
179 My Maria B.W. STEVENSON
180 My Old School STEELY DAN
181 Mystery Dance ELVIS COSTELLO
182 Never Been To Spain THREE DOG NIGHT
183 New Love (I’ve Got A) BRICKLEY/RHEINS
184 Night They Drove Old Dixie Down, The THE BAND
185 North Dakota LYLE LOVETT
186 Norwegian Wood BEATLES
187 Oliver’s Army ELVIS COSTELLO
188 One U2
189 One Toke Over The Line BREWER & SHIPLEY
190 Only The Good Die Young BILLY JOEL
191 Ophelia THE BAND
192 Out Of Control DAVE ALVIN
193 Out On The Weekend NEIL YOUNG
194 Paradise JOHN PRINE
195 Pay Day Giveaway BILL WILSON
196 Peace Lily DANNY FLANIGAN
197 Peaceful, Easy Feeling EAGLES
198 Photograph RINGO
199 Pink Cadillac BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN
200 Political Science RANDY NEWMAN
201 Pretender, The JACKSON BROWNE
202 Promises ERIC CLAPTON
203 Prove It All Night BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN
204 Radio, Radio ELVIS COSTELLO
205 Rain BEATLES
206 Range War TODD RUNDGREN
207 Rapid Roy (That Stock Car Boy) JIM CROCE
208 Raspberry Beret PRINCE
209 Reckless With Love BRICKLEY/RHEINS
210 Red Shoes (The Angels Wanna Wear My) ELVIS COSTELLO
211 Revolution BEATLES
212 River, The BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN
213 Rock and Roll VELVET UNDERGROUND
214 Rocket Man ELTON JOHN
215 Rocky Raccoon BEATLES
216 Roll Another Number (For The Road) NEIL YOUNG
217 Rooming House, The TIM BRICKLEY/DAVID RHEINS
218 Sandy (4th of July, Asbury Park)  BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN
219 Sara JOHN SCOT SHEETS
220 Scientist, The COLDPLAY
221 See The World GOMEZ
222 She’s Got A Way BILLY JOEL
223 She’s No Lady LYLE LOVETT
224 Should I Stay (Or Should I Go?) THE CLASH
225 Sitting On The Dock Of The Bay O. REDDING
226 Sitting, Waiting, Wishing  JACK JOHNSON
227 Sixteen Days WHISKEYTOWN/RYAN ADAMS
228 Slow Turning JOHN HIATT
229 So Far Away DIRE STRAITS
230 Something In You BRICKLEY/RHEINS
231 Song Sung Blue NEIL DIAMOND
232 Sooner or Later THE GRASS ROOTS
233 Sorrow DAVID BOWIE/THE MERSEYS
234 Stand By Me BEN E. KING
235 Step In Peace BRICKLEY/RHEINS
236 Strawberry Fields Forever BEATLES
237 Sunny Afternoon KINKS
238 Sunshine Superman DONOVAN
239 Superman Song, The CRASH TEST DUMMIES
240 Sweet Caroline NEIL DIAMOND
241 Sweet Jane VELVET UNDERGOUND/LOU REED
242 Sweet Revenge JOHN PRINE
243 Sweetheart Like You DYLAN
244 Take It Easy EAGLES/JACKSON BROWNE
245 Take Me For A Ride (She Can) BRICKLEY/RHEINS
246 Take Me Home, Country Roads JOHN DENVER
247 Tangled Up In Blue DYLAN
248 Teach Your Children CSN
249 Tequila Sunrise EAGLES
250 This Land Is Your Land WOODY GUTHRIE
251 There Is Only Love BRICKLEY/RHEINS
252 These Days JACKSON BROWNE
253 Ties That Bind, The BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN
254 Time TOM WAITS
255 To Rebecca BILL WILSON
256 To Shore (Or Out To Sea) BRICKLEY/RHEINS
257 Toni and Me BRICKLEY/RHEINS
258 Twisting The Night Away SAM COOKE
259 Under The Milky Way THE CHURCH
260 Up On Cripple Creek THE BAND
261 Wagon Wheel OLD CROW MEDICINE SHOW
262 Waiting On A Friend ROLLING STONES
263 Walk On The Wild Side LOU REED
264 Wasted Time THE EAGLES
265 Waterloo Sunset KINKS
266 We Were High BRICKLEY/RHEINS
267 Weight, The THE BAND
268 Werewolves Of London WARREN ZEVON
269 Whatever Gets You Through The Night LENNON/ELTON
270 What’s So Funny? NICK LOWE
271 When You Were Mine PRINCE
272 While My Guitar Gently Weeps BEATLES
273 Who Says? JOHN MAYER
274 Wild Horses ROLLING STONES
275 Wild World CAT STEVENS
276 Willin’ LITTLE FEAT
277 With A Little Help From My Friends BEATLES
278 Working At The Car Wash Blues JIM CROCE
279 Yellow COLDPLAY
280 Yellow Submarine BEATLES
281 Yes, It Is BEATLES
282 You Always Were The First To Go BRICKLEY/RHEINS
283 You Can't Always Get What You Want ROLLING STONES
284 You Wreck Me TOM PETTY
285 You’ve Got A Friend CAROLE KING/JAMES TAYLOR
286 You’ve Got To Hide Your Love Away BEATLES
287 Your Smiling Face JAMES TAYLOR
288 Your Song ELTON JOHN