Meme: Top Five On Friday – Week 60

From: The Music Memoirs

– Top Five On Friday – Week 60

Top 5 “British” Bands and a song by each

Whenever I hear the phrase “British Rock Music” or anything close (like ‘British Bands’) .. I can only think of two groups …. The Beatles .. and The Jeff Beck Group … The Beatles, while there are lots of pick in my library, I thought I would start with Jeff Beck … If you are not up to date with who Jeff Beck is .. (and no, that’s a different ‘Beck’ that does Loser and Two Turntables and a Microphone) .. he is associated with Yardbirds (Eric Clapton and Jimmy Page) The Jeff Beck Group (Rod Stewart, Ron Wood and Nicky Hopkins) .. and many solo efforts on his own and for others! I started a thread about Jeff Beck .. HERE

Anyway … For this meme, I loaded up my Musicmatch with Jeff Beck songs and picked all of my songs while listening to his music. I have deleted the last Meme’s picks from my server, and have included these songs for your listening enjoyment until the next Meme!

Here are my choices…

1 . Jeff Beck – Constipated Duck
[audio:http://1800HART.com/meme/jeffbeck-constipatedduck.mp3]

2. Led Zeppelin – Thank You
[audio:http://1800HART.com/meme/ledzeppelin-thankyou.mp3]

3. Genesis – The Battle of Epping Forest
[audio:http://1800HART.com/meme/genesis-thebattleofeppingforest.mp3]

4. The Kinks – Come Dancing
[audio:http://1800HART.com/meme/kinks-comedancing.mp3]

5. Oasis – Helter Skelter (Beatles Cover song, Japanese hit version)
[audio:http://1800HART.com/meme/oasis-helterskelter-cover.mp3]


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  • Andrea says:

    I love Come Dancing! That’s one of my favorites. I used to have it on my hard drive too, but I don’t anymore 🙁

  • rfduck says:

    I chose “Thank You” for LZ too!

  • -joe says:

    [[Whenever I hear the phrase “British Rock Music” or anything close (like ‘British Bands’) .. I can only think of two groups …. The Beatles .. and The Jeff Beck Group]]

    WHAT!?!JeffBeck. I think DC5 before JB. Hell I think Petula Clark before Jeff Beck.

  • HART says:

    What or who is DC5? When I do a search I get this … DC5 .. is a 100 or 200 Horsepower Sinusoidal Regenerative Converter

    Joe – you should give Jeff Beck a listen .. Freeway Jam is another great song .. Going Down .. there’s a gajillion songs of his. Did you know they based a character on the Spinal Tap movie after Jeff Beck?

  • -joe says:

    DC5 = Dave Clark Five
    see http://www2.excelr8.net/allowell/dcf.html
    The difference between The Beatles and Dave Clark Five was the latter owned all there songs right from the start. “And I’m feelin’ (drum beat) glad all over “

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