Righto, been meaning to make one up for a while, & couldn't think of a better time to throw my hat in the ring & provide some distraction. (It's not as easy as it looks eh Swoods?? Respect)
So, I hope I didn't make 'em too hard or too easy, the more lyrics the more unknown I figured the song is,. less lyrics ... you get it.
These are all songs from the 70's, ... including a couple just a smidge sooner, from the Summer of
love '69, .. When that Canuck dude got his 1st real Six String.
Song/Artist/ Bonus points for the album/Trifecta.
Lightning flash in the plate glass, The reflection spears a hole in the back of my eyes
An old man saunters nearby
But You Don't Care / Mi-Sex / Graffiti Crimes - wimmera1
Seen your plane comin' down / Seen your friends they was hangin' round
Seen your face in a can of beer / I saw your mama in a coupe de ville
Burn My Eye / Radio Birdman / Living Eyes
3.Maybe he wants to die for the money / Maybe he wants to kill for his country,
Whatever he wants, he's gonna get it!
Tommy Gun / The Clash / Give em enough rope - xhavok
- Just a few more hours / and I'll be right home to you / I think I hear them callin' / ..
Beth / Kiss / Destroyer - Swoodley
Behind the stacks you glimpse an axe / The tension mounts you score an ounce ole!
Rock Show / Paul McCartney & Wings / Venus & Mars - Swoodley
Children of tomorrow live in the tears that fall today
Will the sun rise up tomorrow bringing peace in any way?
Children of the grave / Sabbath./ Master of reality -Bonzo
Oh they would walk the strip at nights, / and dream they saw their name in lights /
The Sixteens / The Sweet / Desolation Boulevard - Hoffy
Well, I stood under your bedroom window, throwing up a brick /
No one came, I threw one more, that really did the trick /
Your Daddy came & Banged my head, He said "What kind of man" /
Anyone's Daughter / Deep Purple / Fireball - bonzo
She said she'd never liked to be excited, / She said she'd always had, Had to fight it
Squealer / ACDC / Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap - Swooper
... Somebody told me a lie, / And after hearin' what she had heard, I told her not to cry ...
My Little Angel / William Shakespeare / Album? - Swooper
And the sound of the battle rang / Through the streets of the old east side ...
The Night Chicago Died / Paper Lace / Album? - Hoffy
Then you'll know just what to do, / If you still want me
Tie a Yellow Ribbon Round TOOT / Tony Orlando / Album? - Miss Ellie
Slowly in time I learned that my place is, / to tell all that I meet the glory that God is
Most People I Know Think That I'm Crazy / Billy Thorpe-Aztecs / ALBUM? - Bomber Mac
Work'n in the morning for my hard earned bread I'm, - So sad / But nothin' I can do to mend your ways I'm, - So bad / Walk away from me in the morning light I’m - So bad.
12lb Toothbrush / Madder Lake - Miss Ellie
And where do we go from here? / Which is a way that's clear?
Rock On / David Essex / Album? - Koala
And there's a pub on the corner, / and tonight he will go there, / to find a new affair .. See the man with the lonely eyes / Take his hand, you'll be surprised
Give A Little Bit / Supertramp / Even In The Quietest Moments - Miss El + Swoods
The original was the next track on the album Lover Boy
.. / Won't ya break your lock and key / Yeah, come along here, mister, / C'mon and let the poor boy be
Been Down So Long (that it looks like up to me) / The Doors / LA Woman - Captain Jack
I can still remember it wasn't long ago / Things you used to tell me ,You said I had to know
Told me that you love me And that you always would,
Then I said I loved you, You said that that was good
Indian Giver / 1910 Fruitgum Company / Album? - Miss Ellie
Put on the speed And I tried catching up, / But you were pedaling faster too
The Pushbike Song / The Mixtures / ALBUM? - Shelton 10 & Swooper
Step up to me, you city gents, / And I'll clean your shoes for fifteen cents / I'll fix your tie, you'll look a smash / If you don't mind, I'll take the cash.
Show Me the Way to StLouis / Easybeats / ALBUM? - Swooper