Great Road Cruising Songs List

  1. What are your favorite songs for cruising down the highway?

    Ghost Riders in the Sky

    Born to Be Wild

    I am trying to build my library for road music....
  2. 29 Comments

  3. by   bethin
    Unwritten by Natasha Bedingfield - i should warn you it's a total chick song

    Anything by AC/DC

    The End by The Doors

    Jimi Thing by DMB

    Dream On by Aerosmith

    anything by John Mellancamp

    Sick of Life by Godsmack
  4. by   zooz
    Straight from my iPod "Road" Playlist:

    Bunch of songs from Russian heavy metal band Ariya
    Everything - Alanis Morissette
    Midnight Rider - The Allman Brothers Band
    Doesn't Remind Me - Audioslave
    I Am the Highway - Audioslave
    Like a Stone - Audioslave
    Boston - Augustana
    Hey Jude - The Beatles
    Twist and Shout - The Beatles
    Loser - Beck
    Piano Man - Billy Joel
    The Stroke - Billy Squier
    Hard to Handle - The Black Crowes
    When the Lights Go Out - The Black Keys
    No Rain - Blind Melon
    (Don't Fear) The Reaper - Blue Oyster Cult
    Subterranean Homesick Blues - Bob Dylan
    The Times They Are A-Changin' - Bob Dylan
    The Story - Brandi Carlile
    Pepper - B*tth*le Surfers (Don't laugh at the name. They were a popular band in my youth! )
    Lit Up - Buckcherry
    For What It's Worth - Buffalo Springfield
    Comfort Eagle - Cake
    The Distance - Cake
    Just What I Needed - The Cars
    Tubthumping - Chumbawamba
    Mary Mary - Chumbawamba
    Should I Stay Or Should I Go - The Clash
    December - Collective Soul
    Hang Me Up to Dry - Cold War Kids
    Saint John - Cold War Kids
    Have You Ever Seen the Rain - Creedence Clearwater Revival
    Bohemian Like You - The Dandy Warhols
    Horse Pills - The Dandy Warhols
    Smooth Rider - Dave Matthews Band
    Fame - David Bowie
    Golden Years - David Bowie
    Money for Nothing - Dire Straits
    Black Water - The Doobie Brothers
    American Pie - Don Mclean
    Hotel California - Eagles
    Life in the Fast Lane - Eagles
    Take It Easy - Eagles
    Hard Times - Eastmountainsouth
    Rocket Man - Elton John
    Tiny Dancer - Elton John
    Pump it Up - Elvis Costello & The Attractions
    Cocaine - Eric Clapton
    Arch Drive Goodbye - Eve 6
    Inside Out - Eve 6
    Nightmare - Eve 6
    Santa Monica - Everclear
    Blow it Out - The Features
    Hey Man Nice Shot - Filter
    The Chain - Fleetwood Mac
    DOA - Foo Fighters
    Learn to Fly - Foo Fighters
    All Right Now - Free
    One Bourbon, One Scotch, One Beer - George Thorogood
    Keep Your Hands to Yourself - The Georgia Satellites
    Ooh La La - Goldfrapp
    Hitchin' A Ride - Greenday
    Good Riddence (Time of Your Life) - Green Day
    Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald - Gordon Lightfoot
    Autumn's Here - Hawksley Workman
    Origin of Love - Hedwig and the Angry Inch
    Let Her Cry - Hootie & The Blowfish
    Drive - Incubus
    Oil and Water - Incubus
    Hallelujah - Jeff Buckley
    Are You Gonna Be My Girl - Jet
    Hey Joe - Jimi Hendrix
    Hear You Me - Jimmy Eat World
    Blue on Black - Kenny Wayne Shepherd
    My Sharona - The Knack
    American Woman - Lenny Kravitz
    Tuesday's Gone - Lynyrd Skynyrd
    The Mighty Quinn (Quinn the Eskimo) - Manfred Mann
    Fuel - Metallica
    Supermassive Black Hole - Muse
    Photograph - Nickelback
    Champagne Supernova - Oasis
    Supersonic - Oasis
    If You Want to Get to Heaven - The Ozark Mountain Daredevils
    Sky is Down - The Papercranes
    Run Like Hell - Pink Floyd
    Battleflag (Lo-Fidelity Allstars Remix) - Pigeonhead
    Down by the Water - PJ Harvey
    I'm Gonna Be (500 Miles) - The Proclaimers
    Bohemian Rhapsody - Queen
    We Will Rock You -Queen
    Under Pressure - Queen & David Bowie
    Gonna Leave You - Queens of the Stone Age
    No One Knows - Queens of the Stone Age
    Du Hast - Rammstein
    Engel - Rammstein
    Ich Will - Rammstein
    Spiel Mit Mier - Rammstein
    Ruby Soho - Rancid
    Californication - Red Hot Chili Peppers
    Snow (Hey Oh) - Red Hot Chili Peppers
    Losing My Religion - R.E.M.
    Little Wonders - Rob Thomas
    Blue Bayou - Roy Orbison
    Crazy - Seal
    Tear You Apart - She Wants Revenge
    Homeward Bound - Simon & Garfunkel
    Mrs. Robinson- Simon & Garfunkel
    Chasing Cars - Snow Patrol
    Run - Snow Patrol
    Fell On Black Days - Soundgarden
    So Far Away - Staind
    Take the Money and Run - Steve Miller Band
    The Joker - Steve Miller Band
    Someday - The Strokes
    Astounded - Tantric
    Breakdown - Tantric
    Never Been to Spain - Three Dog Night
    Proud Mary - Tina Turner
    Free Fallin' - Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers
    Mary Jane's Last Dance - Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers
    Sweat Pea - Tommy Roe
    Stinkfist - Tool
    End of the Line - The Traveling Willburys
    Fever Dream - Tyler Bates
    Elevation - U2
    Mysterious Ways - U2
    Ride - The Vines
    Avila - The Wailin' Jennys
    One Headlight - The Wallflowers
    Beverly Hills - Weezer
    Gold Lion - Yeah Yeah Yeahs
    La Grange - ZZ Top
    Last edit by zooz on Sep 14, '07
  5. by   Marie_LPN, RN
    Tom Petty stuff.
  6. by   suzy253
    Free Bird by Lynyrd Skynyrd !!!

    Born in the USA--Bruce Springsteen
  7. by   NurseyBaby'05
    LA Woman by The Doors

    is a great first song with the intro.
  8. by   zuzi
    Beyonce all songs....freedom road sensation
  9. by   Roy Fokker
    I'll try not to repeat songs already mentioned:

    Kashmir - Led Zeppelin
    Achilles Last Stand - Led Zeppelin
    Last Train To Satansville - Swervedriver
    D'ya Know What I Mean - Oasis
    I Love You... I'll Kill You - Enigma
    Funeral For A Friend/Love Lies Bleeding - Elton John
    Learning To Live - Dream Theater
    One Of These Days - Pink Floyd
    Telegraph Road - Dire Straits
    Single Handed Sailor - Dire Straits
    What It Is - Mark Knopfler
    Speedway At Nazareth - Mark Knopfler
    Plush - Stone Temple Pilots
    Hjartao Hamast - Sigur Ros
    Pipeline - Alan Parsons Project
    Rooster - Alice In Chains
    Running Free - Iron Maiden
    Phantom Of The Opera - Iron Maiden
    Polar Nights - Scorpions
    Pictured Life - Scorpions
    Jeremy - Pearl Jam
    Alive - Pearl Jam
    November Rain - Guns N Roses
    One More - Journey
    Parisienne Walkways - Gary Moore
    Sweet Emotion - Aerosmith
    Jaded - Aerosmith
    Discotheque - U2

    Nice thread
    Last edit by Roy Fokker on Sep 14, '07
  10. by   donsterRN
    ANYTHING by the Cars...

    ANYTHING by Warrant

    ANYTHING by Skid Row

    and pretty much ANYTHING by Joan Jett
  11. by   VivaLasViejas
    "Fun, Fun, Fun" and pretty much anything by the Beach Boys
    "American Graffiti" soundtrack
    "Green Onions" by Booker T. and the MGs
    "Danger Zone" by Kenny Loggins
    "We Will Rock You" by Queen
    "Surfin' Safari" by Jan & Dean
    "Pipeline" by the Chantays
    "Light My Fire" by The Doors
    "In-a-gadda-da-vida" by Iron Butterfly
  12. by   ElvishDNP
    Bohemian Rhapsody - Queen (if you can exorcise thoughts of Wayne's World)
    The Wind Cries Mary, Foxy Lady, Purple Haze - Jimi
    Sweet Home Alabama, Simple Man, That Smell - Skynyrd

    I have a CD from an 1969 Elvis concert that kicks butt, and I put it in on my way to work. It's part of a 2-disc set that was released around the 30th anniversary hullaballoo; the set is titled Viva Las Vegas. They're both great, but CD 2 rocks!
  13. by   leslie :-D
    i hopelessly need to crank this song when in my car.
    mellow, but this guy rocks.

    tom waits, (looking for) the heart of saturday night

    Last edit by leslie :-D on Sep 14, '07
  14. by   leslie :-D
    and these 2 classics:
    crank 'em up.

    pink floyd, brain damage

    led zeppelin, stairway to heaven