Top Ten Songs that Bikers Love

Not a "biker chick" myself (although I can see the appeal of being out on the road) I do genuinely love all the songs listed, which I have on good authority bikers love listening to. Whether you are a biker or not, which songs would you associate with bikers? Feel free to add any you think deserves to be here :)

The Top Ten

1 Beer Drinkers & Hellraisers - ZZ Top

Primo choice. Was playing' this in the biker bars back when it and I were both young. (Depressing).

2 Black Betty - Ram Jam
3 Bad to the Bone - George Thorogood
4 Against the Wind - Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band
5 Call Me the Breeze - Lynyrd Skynyrd
6 Heading Out to The Highway - Judas Priest
7 Fire on the Mountain - Marshall Tucker Band
8 Cocaine Blues - Johnny Cash
9 Ballad of Easy Rider - The Byrds
10 All Right Now - Free

The Contenders

11 Born to Be Wild - Steppenwolf
12 Cheap Sunglasses - ZZ Top
13 On the Road Again - Canned Heat

Also "Sugar Bee."

14 La Grange - ZZ Top
15 In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida - Iron Butterfly

Primal mood music evoking, perhaps, courtly romance against a background of dark, monochromatic, medieval odyssies of war. (Or maybe it's just acid rock. Whaddu I know? :). Lots of influence from Hendrix, some from Butterfield's "East-West," with a smattering of Arthur Brown. There's a story behind the title. The short version is that it's an inebriated corruption of "in the Garden of Eden."

"Whaddu I know? " You modest man, you. I'd go with "romance against a background of dark, monochromatic; medieval odyssies of war" (it sounds much more poetic than "acid rock":)) Definitely getting Arthur Brown in there. Do I like the song? Well, yes! But as about the title, I personally prefer the "inebriated" version. They sound very similar anyway. - Britgirl

Ya know, you right. Went back and listened to this for the first time in quite a while, and gotta say, Arthur Brown a bit more than t'other two. Good call:).

16 Floyd's Hotel - The J. Geils Band
17 Manic Depression - Jimi Hendrix
18 Pride And Joy - Stevie Ray Vaughan
19 Midnight Rider - The Allman Brothers Band
20 Slow Ride - Foghat
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