Bachman Turner Overdrive – You ain’t seen nothing yet (Starters for Ten #99) 9/10 (10)

Starters for Ten 2019 – 99: Top Ten classic rock tracks: 190409

Bachman Turner Overdrive – You Ain’t seen nothing yet (1974)

Throughout 2019 Jem of Jemtunes is taking you through 36 top tens and one top five. Tunes for a whole gamut of reasons including genre, mood, time of year or simply time itself. Sometimes there’s be words but mostly it’ll simply be the music. Because music always speaks for itself.

Continuing the 10th, running between 1 and 10 April and featuring my top ten classic rock tracks, here’s You ain’t seen nothing yet from Bachman-Turner Overdrive’s third studio album ‘Not Fragile’, released in 1974.

Advertisements

Blue Oyster Cult – Don’t fear the Reaper (Starters for ten #068) 8/10 (7)

Starters for Ten 2019 – 68: Top Ten Live tracks: 190309

Blue Oyster Cult – Don’t fear the Reaper (1978)

Throughout 2019 Jem of Jemtunes is taking you through 36 top tens and one top five. Tunes for a whole gamut of reasons including genre, mood, time of year or simply time itself. Sometimes there’s be words but mostly it’ll simply be the music. Because music always speaks for itself.

Continuing the 7th – my top ten live tracks – here’s Blue Oyster Cult’s Don’t fear the Reaper from their 1978 live album ‘Some Enchanted Evening.

Lynryd Skynryd – Freebird (Starters for ten #65) 5/10 (7)

Starters for Ten 2019 – 65: Top Ten Live tracks: 190306

Lynryd Skynryd – Freebird (1976)

Throughout 2019 Jem of Jemtunes is taking you through 36 top tens and one top five. Tunes for a whole gamut of reasons including genre, mood, time of year or simply time itself. Sometimes there’s be words but mostly it’ll simply be the music. Because music always speaks for itself.

Continuing the 7th, running between 2 and 11 March and featuring my top ten live tracks, Lynryd Skynryd’s double live album recorded over three nights in July 1976 at the Fox Theatre in Atlanta, Georgia included a thirteen and a half minute version of Freebird. The resulting album ‘One more from the road’ was released in September 1976.

Led Zeppelin – In my time of dying (Starters for Ten #020) 10/10 (2)

Starters for Ten 2019 – 20: Top Ten Led Zeppelin numbers: 190120

Led Zeppelin – In my time of dying (1975)

Throughout 2019 Jem of Jemtunes is taking you through 36 top tens and one top five. Tunes for a whole gamut of reasons including genre, mood, time of year or simply time itself. Sometimes there’s be words but mostly it’ll simply be the tune itself. Because the music always speaks for itself.

Concluding the second and featuring my top ten Led Zeppelin numbers, here’s In my time of dying, the final track from side 1 from the 1975 double album on Swansong ‘Physical Graffiti’.

The 2019 ‘Starters for Ten’ series features:
Jan 1-10: Top Ten Blues Rock Stonkers
Jan 10-20: Top Ten Led Zeppelin Tracks
…and more to follow

Led Zeppelin – I’m gonna crawl (Starters for Ten #019) 9/10 (2)

Starters for Ten 2019 – 19: Top Ten Led Zeppelin numbers: 190119

Led Zeppelin – I’m gonna crawl (1979)

Throughout 2019 Jem of Jemtunes is taking you through 36 top tens and one top five. Tunes for a whole gamut of reasons including genre, mood, time of year or simply time itself. Sometimes there’s be words but mostly it’ll simply be the tune itself. Because the music always speaks for itself.

Continuing the second, running between 11 and 20 January and featuring my top ten Led Zeppelin numbers, here’s I’m gonna crawl from the band’s last album released before John Bonham’s passing, 1979’s “In through the out door”

Led Zeppelin – Poor Tom (Starters for Ten #018) 8/10 (2)

Starters for Ten 2019 – 18: Top Ten Led Zeppelin numbers: 190118

Led Zeppelin – Poor Tom (1982)

Throughout 2019 Jem of Jemtunes will be taking you through 36 top tens and one top five. Tunes for a whole gamut of reasons including genre, mood, time of year or simply time itself. Sometimes there’s be words but mostly it’ll simply be the tune itself. Because the music always speaks for itself.

Continuing the second, running between 11 and 20 January and featuring my top ten Led Zeppelin numbers, here’s Poor Tom from the rarities compilation album – Coda – released in 1982, two years after the band had formally split following the untimely death of drummer John Bonham.

Led Zeppelin – D’yer Maker (Starters for Ten #017) 7/10 (2)

Starters for Ten 2019 – 17: Top Ten Led Zeppelin numbers: 190117

Led Zeppelin – D’yer Maker (1973)

Throughout 2019 Jem of Jemtunes will be taking you through 36 top tens and one top five. Tunes for a whole gamut of reasons including genre, mood, time of year or simply time itself. Sometimes there’s be words but mostly it’ll simply be the tune itself. Because the music always speaks for itself.

Continuing the second, running between 11 and 20 January and featuring my top ten Led Zeppelin numbers, here’s D’yer Maker from the 1973 release ‘Houses of the Holy’