Tom Robinson Band – 2,4,6,8 Motorway (Starters for Ten #168) 8/10 (17)

Starters for Ten 2019 – #168: Top Ten Driving tracks: 190617

Tom Robinson Band – 2,4,6,8, Motorway (1977)

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 17th – featuring my top ten driving tracks, and running between 10 and 19 June – here’s the first single from the Tom Robinson Band – 2 -4 – 6 – 8 Motorway – released in 1977 with ‘I shall be released’ on the B-side.

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Stiltskin – Inside (Starters for Ten #167) 7/10 (17)

Starters for Ten 2019 – #167: Top Ten Driving tracks: 190616

Stiltskin – Inside (1994)

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 17th – featuring my top ten driving tracks, and running between 10 and 19 June – here’s Stiltskin’s Inside from 1994

Boston – More than a feeling (Starters for Ten #166) 6/10 (17)

Starters for Ten 2019 – #166: Top Ten Driving tracks: 190615

Boston – More than a feeling (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 17th – featuring my top ten driving tracks, and running between 10 and 19 June – here’s Boston’s More than a feeling from 1976.

Spin Doctors – Two Princes (Starters for Ten #165) 5/10 (17)

Starters for Ten 2019 – #165: Top Ten Driving tracks: 190614

Spin Doctors – Two Princes (1993)

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 17th – featuring my top ten driving tracks, and running between 10 and 19 June – here’s Two Princes from Spin Doctors. Released as a single in 1993, it reached No. 7 in the United States, No. 2 in Canada, and No. 3 in the United Kingdom and Australia. It was the band’s highest-charting single internationally and earned them a Grammy Award nomination for Best Rock Performance by a Duo or Group.

The Darkness – I believe in a thing called love (Starters for Ten #158) 8/10 (16)

Starters for Ten 2019 – #158: Top Ten Lurve songs: 190607

The Darkness – I believe in a thing called love (2003)

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 16th – featuring my top ten ‘lurve’ songs, and running between 31 May and 9 June – here’s I believe in a thing called love, released by The Darkness in 2003.

Queen – Love of my life (Starters for Ten #155) 5/10 (16)

Starters for Ten 2019 – #155: Top Ten Lurve songs: 190604

Queen – Love of my life (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 music. Because music always speaks for itself.

Continuing the 16th – featuring my top ten ‘lurve’ songs, and running between 31 May and 9 June – here’s Queen’s Love of my life from the 1975 album ‘A night at the Opera’

The Pretty Reckless – O My God (Starters for ten #138) 8/10 (14)

Starters for Ten 2019 – #138: Top Ten Rock numbers: 190518

The Pretty Reckless – O My God (2016)

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 14th – featuring my top ten rock numbers, and running between 11 and 20 May – here’s O My God from the third studio album by “The Pretty Reckless” – ‘Who you selling for?’, released in 2016