in reply to poll ideas quest 2007
The best song evar is:
(OK, I'm not that old, but I still like them very much)
Ah!!! I forgot a few! How could I forget about Mark Knopfler?
9. Toto - Hold the Line (and Africa)
if you are using Dire Straits you gotta use either Roller Girl or Sultans of Swing
Queen - Bavarian Rhapsody
Robert Palmer - Addicted to Love
Blondie - Call Me
Boston - any song they had, they all sound the same
Nice list, though for most groups I'd choose a different song, but that is all about taste.
In your list however, I miss two songs that match that mood:
For me personal, it would be
I can't believe I forgot Kansas and Pink Floyd. Of all the good Pink Floyd songs that's exactly the one I'd choose.
Also, Carry on My Wayward Son, various Boston songs that I can't remember the names of, Jim Croce - Don't Mess With Jim/ Leroy Brown
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