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    Best driving songs

    What are your favorite songs to blast in your car on a road trip or driving in general?

    Mine:

    Interstate Love Song by STP
    Are You Gonna Be My Girl by Jet
    Kickstart My Heard by Motley Crue
    Valerie by Amy Winehouse (or Bruno Mars' tribute to her is just as good)
    Gimme Shelter by Rolling Stones
    She's My Man by Scissor Sisters
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    Re: Best driving songs

    Route 66 - I prefer the Chuck Berry version even though he "misrenounces" some of the town names.
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    Re: Best driving songs

    Flirtin' with Disaster, Molly Hatchett



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    Re: Best driving songs

    Nearly anything from Deep Purple's "Machine Head." Songs like "Space Truckin'" and "Highway Star" come to mind.



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    Re: Best driving songs

    "All the Way to Memphis" - Mott the Hoople
    "Thunder Road" - Bruce


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    Re: Best driving songs

    Every time I hear this song while driving, I go up at least 5 or 10 mph without knowing it.




    Spencer Davis Group - Gimme Some Lovin


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    Re: Best driving songs

    Rumbleseat by John Mellencamp. Awesome song to start off a long drive with.



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    Re: Best driving songs

    "Wagon Wheel" by Old Crow Medicine Show (not that piece of crap rendition Darius Rucker made) is a great driving song, and just a great song in general.


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    Re: Best driving songs

    Quote Originally Posted by dahliaclone View Post
    What are your favorite songs to blast in your car on a road trip or driving in general?

    Mine:

    Interstate Love Song by STP
    Are You Gonna Be My Girl by Jet
    Kickstart My Heard by Motley Crue
    Valerie by Amy Winehouse (or Bruno Mars' tribute to her is just as good)
    Gimme Shelter by Rolling Stones
    She's My Man by Scissor Sisters
    Carried Away by Passion Pit
    Ever since Kick Start My Heart was on one of the Gran Tourismo releases I have associated it with driving incredibly fast and often leaving the road on sharp turns.



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    Re: Best driving songs

    depends on the mood. Sometimes you want hard thumping, aggressive music. Sometimes it's more of a low key cruise.

    Here's a good one for those mellow drives



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    Re: Best driving songs

    Janes Addiction - Mountain Song

    The Cars - Moving In Stereo

    Van Halen - Jump, Panama, Hot For Teacher, Eruption/You Really Got Me, I'm The One, Everybody Wants Some

    311 - Down, Feels So Good

    Beastie Boys - Sabotage, So What'cha Want

    Foo Fighters - Monkey Wrench

    Foster The People - Helena Beat

    The Hives - Tick Tick Boom

    MUSE - Assassin

    My Chemical Romance - I'm Not Okay (I Promise)

    NIN - Survivalism

    Passion Pit - The Reeling

    Pearl Jam - Do The Evolution

    The Prodigy - Breathe

    Queen - Bohemian Rhapsody (so I can sing like Waynes World), I'm in Love with my Car

    Queens of the Stone Age - 3's & 7s, Go With The Flow

    Sonic Youth - Titanium Expose

    The Strokes - Juice Box



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    Re: Best driving songs

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    Train in Vain by The Clash



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    Re: Best driving songs

    Can't get there from here & Don't go back to Rockville - REM

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