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California Driving Tunes



I'll be meeting up with Mimi, a friend I've known online (and met once in person) for years. I have hired a convertible car and DD and I are planning Thelma and Louise style adventure (with less death hopefully) and so I need some songs to drive to.

Image of me, mimi and DD


I'm planning on popping a few onto my generic mp3 playing thingy (probably my phone actually) and also doing a CD or 4. I plan to take the unabridged Audio Book (on CD) of To Kill a Mocking Bird too, we have a lot of driving to do.

So I'm asking you for some help, some input, some reader participation. So far the tracks I have lined up are



and some Beach Boys of course, California Girls....obviously

San Francisco (Be Sure to Wear Flowers in Your Hair) - of course.

But what other must have driving tunes do two English girls in an open top car cruising the West Coast need?

Suggestions in the comments please!

5 comments:

  1. California! Here we come! The OC Theme Song :)
    Kid Rock - Cowboy
    Chuck Berry - Route 66 (although you may not be on it, still brilliant)

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  2. I've just added Hotel California, by the Eagles, to the list...

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  3. Also Life in the Fast Lane by the Eagles. Summer of 69 - Bryan Adams?

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  4. Life in the fast lane by the Eagles too, and maybe Summer of 69 by Bryan Adams?

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  5. The Eagles Hotel California !

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