Broken Prey

Lucas Davenport's "Best Songs of the Rock Era" list, in no particular order, except that, as any intelligent person knows, any decent road trip will start with ZZ Top.

  1. Sharp-Dressed Man · ZZ Top
  2. Legs · ZZ Top
  3. Mustang Sally · Wilson Pickett
  4. Superman's Song · Crash Test Dummies
  5. Rock On · David Essex
  6. Radar Love · Golden Earring
  7. Heart of Glass · Blondie
  8. White Rabbit · Jefferson Airplane
  9. Somebody to Love · Jefferson Airplane
  10. Layla · Derek and the Dominoes

  11. Roadhouse Blues · Doors
  12. House of the Rising Sun · Animals
  13. Sweet Emotion · Aerosmith
  14. Dude (Looks Like a Lady) · Aerosmith
  15. Dancing in the Dark · Bruce Springsteen
  16. Born to Run · Bruce Springsteen
  17. Thunder Road · Bruce Springsteen
  18. Every Breath You Take · Police
  19. Heart of Saturday Night · Tom Waits
  20. Hot for Teacher · Van Halen

  21. Won't Get Fooled Again · Who
  22. Hotel California (cover the Eagles) · Gipsy Kings
  23. Give Me One Reason · Tracy Chapman
  24. Down on the Corner · CCR
  25. Lyin' Eyes · Eagles
  26. Life in the Fast Lane · Eagles
  27. Skateaway (Roller Girl) · Dire Straits
  28. Mary Jane's Last Dance · Tom Petty
  29. Me 'n Bobby McGee · Janis Joplin
  30. Black Water · Doobie Brothers

  31. I Love Rock 'n Roll · Joan Jett
  32. Jack and Diane · John Mellencamp
  33. The Wall (Part 2) · Pink Floyd
  34. Money · Pink Floyd
  35. Piano Man · Billy Joel
  36. After Midnight · Eric Clapton
  37. Lay Down Sally · Eric Clapton
  38. You Shook Me (All Night Long) · AC/DC
  39. Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap · AC/DC
  40. Long Cool Woman · Hollies

  41. Like a Rolling Stone · Bob Dylan
  42. Knockin' on Heaven's Door · Bob Dylan
  43. Subterranean Homesick Blues · Bob Dylan
  44. Satisfaction · Rolling Stones
  45. Brown Sugar · Rolling Stones
  46. Sympathy for the Devil · Rolling Stones
  47. Anarchy in the UK · Sex Pistols
  48. Sugar Magnolia · Grateful Dead
  49. Slow Hand · Pointer Sisters
  50. Sweet Dreams · Eurythmics

  51. Jailhouse Rock · Elvis Presley
  52. Ziggy Stardust · David Bowie
  53. Night Moves · Bob Seger
  54. Bye-Bye-Love · Everly Brothers
  55. Purple Haze · Jimi Hendrix
  56. Lola · Kinks
  57. Tender is the Night · Jackson Browne
  58. Louie Louie · The Kingsmen
  59. Bad to the Bone · George Thorogood
  60. Turn the Page (covers Bob Seger) · Metallica

  61. Sweet Home Alabama · Lynryd Skynyrd
  62. We Will Rock You · Queen
  63. Ramblin' Man · Allman Brothers
  64. Rock 'n Roll · Led Zeppelin
  65. What's Love Got to Do With It · Tina Turner
  66. Born to Be Wild · Steppenwolf
  67. With or Without You · U2
  68. Paranoid · Black Sabbath
  69. Blue Morning Blue · Foreigner
  70. White Wedding · Billy Idol

  71. Sweet Child o' Mine · Guns 'n Roses
  72. Paradise City · Guns 'n Roses
  73. Knockin' on Heaven's Door (covers Dylan) · Guns 'n Roses *
  74. Walk on the Wild Side · Lou Reed
  75. Feel Like Makin' Love · Bad Company
  76. Rock of Ages · Def Leppard
  77. Brown Eyed Girl · Van Morrison
  78. Devil With a Blue Dress · Mitch Ryder and the Detroit Wheels
  79. Respect · Aretha Franklin
  80. I'm in the Mood · John Lee Hooker & Bonnie Raitt

  81. I Got You (I Feel Good) · James Brown
  82. Unchained Melody · Righteous Brothers
  83. Little Red Corvette · Prince
  84. Roll Over Beethoven · Chuck Berry
  85. Mr. Tamborine Man (covers Dylan) · Byrds
  86. Ohio · CSNY
  87. Peggy Sue · Buddy Holly
  88. Great Balls of Fire · Jerry Lee Lewis
  89. Pretty Woman · Roy Orbison
  90. Runaway · Del Shannon

  91. Walk This Way · Aerosmith / Run-DMC
  92. (Sittin' on the) Dock of the Bay · Otis Redding
  93. Smells like Teen Spirit · Nirvana
  94. Still Crazy After All These Years · Paul Simon
  95. Who Do You Love? · Bo Diddley
  96. One Toke Over the Line · Brewer and Shipley
  97. I Wanna Be Sedated · Ramones
  98. Should I Stay or Should I Go · Clash
  99. Burning Down the House · Talking Heads
  100. Waltz 2 / Jazz Suite · Dimitri Shostakovich

* Yeah, yeah, I know it's on the list twice.