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post #1 of 47 (permalink) Old 2007-03-29, 03:32 PM Thread Starter
 
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Best Summer Song (new or old)

Hey Gang....Warmer weather approaching.....Beers on the patio....Looking to make up a few must cd's to crank up on the patio...So tell me what song is the Best Summer Tune to listen to on those hot days on the patio????
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Boys of Summer - Don Henley

Patio Lanterns - Kim Mitchell

Beach Boys - California Girls
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Debbie Harry - The Tide is High

UB40 - Red Red Wine

Katrina and the Waves - Walking on Sunshine

Scorpions - Rock you like a Hurricane

Rupert Holmes - Pina Colada Song

U2 - Any song
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Summertime: DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince.
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Patio Mix

Start with Reggae/Dancehall inspired Cobrastyle -by Teddybears STHLM
follow with Pineapple Song -by Good Size slow things up with the Bob Marley classic - Stir it UP.

Get another Beer

A little rockabilly with Stray Cats - Elvis On Velvet and then get into Ray Wylie Hubbards -Choctaw Bingo

Break out the margarita's

By now your ready for John Fogarty, play the entire "Blue Moon Swamp" album
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Steppenwolf: Magic Carpet Ride

Anything CCR

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Summer Song - Joe Satriani
Two Princes - Spin Doctors
The Song Remains the Same - Led Zeppelin
Tubthumping - Chumbawamba
Back to Me - Kathleen Edwards
Learn to Fly - Foo Fighters
Kickstart My Heart - Mötley Crüe
Smile & Wave - Headstones
Come Sail Away - Styx
Fly At Night - Chilliwack
Turn Me Loose - Loverboy
Eyes of a Stranger - The Payola$

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Nelly: Hot in Here

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Summertime: DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince.
1st one i thought of too!!
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Me too. In the summer of 1963, an 11 and 1/2 year old kid finally worked up the courage to phone the local radio station's request line and ask them to play "Surfin USA", which had peaked in April. That was my first ever request to a radio station. I still love Surfin USA. I was just getting into early 60's rock. Little did I know at the time that in a few months, 4 guys from Liverpool would destroy the music I loved.
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Beach Boys will live forever Walter...i'm from 1951 also....

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3QCZ_bv9aLc
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I know I'm one of the few North Americans who like Oasis, so this may not go over too well, but . . .

Live Forever, by Oasis. A song that's meant to be sung loud to the heavens.

cheers,
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Aerosmith - Sweet Emotion

Bryan Adams - Summer of 69

Big Sugar - Diggin a Hole

Boston - More than a Feeling

Def Leppard - Pour Some Sugar on Me

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In the Summertime - Mungo Jerry

and in a completely different vein

Summertime (From Porgy and Bess)

"Don't quote me on this." - Anonymous
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