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Boss-town #1

Side A
Artist Song Buy
The Standells  Dirty Water  buy on itunes
Norman Greenbaum  Spirit in the Sky  buy on itunes
Jonathan Edwards  Sunshine  buy on itunes
Orpheus  Can't Find the Time  buy on itunes
Willie Alexander  Mass. Ave.  buy on itunes
Jonathan Richman & the Modern Lovers  Roadrunner  buy on itunes
Duke and the Drivers  Check Your Bucket  buy on itunes
The Cars  Just What I Needed  buy on itunes
Donna Summer  Love To Love You Baby  buy on itunes
'Til Tuesday  Voices Carry  buy on itunes
Mission Of Burma  That's When I Reach For My Revolver  buy on itunes
Aerosmith  Janie's Got A Gun  buy on itunes
J. Geils Band  Centerfold  buy on itunes
The Del Fuegos  I Always Call Her Back  buy on itunes
Boston  More Than A Feeling  buy on itunes
Face To Face  10-9-8  buy on itunes
Extreme  More Than Words  buy on itunes
The Mighty Mighty Bosstones  Where'd You Go  buy on itunes
Morphine  You Look Like Rain  buy on itunes
Tracy Chapman  Give Me One Reason  buy on itunes
Dropkick Murphys  John Law  buy on itunes
Brand New  Logan to Government Center  buy on itunes
The Modern Lovers  Government Center  buy on itunes
Freddy "Boom Boom" Cannon  Down At Fenway Park  buy on itunes
Earth Opera  The Red Sox Are Winning  buy on itunes
Jack Bruce  Boston Ball Game, 1967  buy on itunes
Tom Lehrer  Fight Fiercely, Harvard  buy on itunes
Protokoll  Holy Divine  buy on itunes
The Sheila Divine  Countrymen  buy on itunes
Seekonk  Twenty Degrees  buy on itunes
Side B
The Kingston Trio  M.T.A.  buy on itunes
The Bee Gees  Massachusetts  buy on itunes
The Get Up Kids  A New Found Interest In Massachusetts  buy on itunes
Dropkick Murphys  The State of Massachusetts  buy on itunes
The Pixies  U-Mass  buy on itunes
Lansdowne  Leaving Boston  buy on itunes
Mary Lou Lord  Driven Away  buy on itunes
Mark Governor  Dorchester Girl  buy on itunes
Jesse Winchester  Yankee Lady  buy on itunes
Ultimate Spinach  Pamela  buy on itunes
Throwing Muses  Portia  buy on itunes
The Lyres  I Want To Help You Ann  buy on itunes
The Lemonheads  Luka  buy on itunes
Robin Lane & the Chartbusters  When Things Go Wrong  buy on itunes
Godsmack  Get Up, Get Out!  buy on itunes
The Thrills  Hey! (Not Another Face In The Crowd)  buy on itunes
Staind  Take It  buy on itunes
George Thorogood & the Destroyers  One Bourbon, One Scotch, One Beer  buy on itunes
Augustana  Boston  buy on itunes
Richard Anthony and Blue Notes  The Boston Monkey  buy on itunes
Steely Dan  The Boston Rag  buy on itunes
Dave Loggins  Please Come To Boston  buy on itunes
Sharon Isbin  Beacon Hill (from The Departed, 2006)  buy on itunes
Patti Page  Old Cape Cod  buy on itunes
Daniel Lavoie  Nantucket  buy on itunes
Hugo Friedhofer  Martha's Vineyard (from This Earth Is Mine, 1959)  buy on itunes
Carly Simon  Menemsha  buy on itunes
Zoot Sims and Al Cohn  P-Town  buy on itunes
Al B. Sure!  Nite and Day  buy on itunes
James Taylor  Sweet Baby James  buy on itunes


Hats off to the ever-dazzling natalyesaurus, whose May 2 "city on a hill" submission included many Boss-town songs I was not familiar with. I made this playlist last year for myself and a fellow Mass. native who also lives in our neighborhood. Sometimes it's not enough just to wear a Red Sox T-shirt!


avocado rabbit
Date: 5/5/2008
Alright, njr. Thanks from another transplanted Mass resident, though I used to live in the western part of the state where people park their cars (not pahk their cahs).
On another note, I just received your package chock full of interesting looking mixes. Yours is on its way to Japan. Thanks so much.
joey de vivre
Date: 5/5/2008
Hats off!
It's maybe ironic that he only band here I have some reservations about is . . . Boston.

Even so , if this fits on a couple of CD's, I'd be mighty motivated to trade for it, if you'd be willing -
Date: 5/6/2008
This is awesome. Cheers!
Funky Ratchet
Date: 5/6/2008
Wow...where to start? Can't begin to name all the great tracks here, but suffice to say the whole thing looks phenomenal!
Date: 5/7/2008
Very good. Many interesting artists vyeing for attention among more well known names.
Date: 5/17/2008
The Standells were always my favorite, but I hate the Red Sox with Cardinal passion.

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