Robert Stieve’s Road Trip Playlist

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Arizona Highways Editor Robert Stieve has logged a lot of miles criss-crossing the state……. and along the way, he’s put together his favorite driving tunes……… you know, those jams that amp you up for the journey to come.

Well, we thought we’d share Robert’s list below………… because, hey, these songs are just plain fun.

So what do you listen to when you’re on the road?

Robert’s Road Trip Playlist:

1. Band on the Run, Paul McCartney & Wings

2. Way Over Yonder in the Minor Key, Billy Bragg & Wilco

3. Deacon Blues, Steely Dan

4. Life’s Been Good, Joe Walsh

5. Pancho & Lefty, Willie Nelson & Merle Haggard

6. Down by the River, Neil Young

7. Running on Empty, Jackson Browne

8. Gold on the Ceiling, Black Keys

9. Hey Jo, Jimi Hendrix

10. Hotel California, The Eagles

11. Friend of the Devil, Grateful Dead

12. Refugee, Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers

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5 responses to “Robert Stieve’s Road Trip Playlist

  1. Marilyn Walsh

    These are good…nothing wrong with them at all. But, I think it is a matter of taste and also the fact that once I get a CD in the player…I kinda want to hear it all…!!!

  2. Add “Roll Right Through the Night” by Little Feat … and some Bob Seger … and Springsteen … some Johnny Cash.

  3. Great list. A short taste of our family road trip list:
    Werewolves of London by Warren Zevon
    Bad Moon Rising by Creedence Clearwater Revival
    Shambala by Three Dog Night
    We didn’t Start the Fire by Billy Joel
    Bohemian Rhapsody by Queen
    Don’t Fear the Reaper by Blue Oyster Cult
    Smoke on the Water by Deep Purple
    I Drove all Night by Cyndi Lauper
    I don’t like Mondays by The Boomtown Rats
    Baba O’Reilly by The Who

  4. gsaa2218

    Roam–Wil
    So Far Away–Dire Straits
    Long Gone Bill– Morrissey
    Like a Rolling Stone–Bob Dylan
    Highway in the Wind-Arlo Gutherie
    Take Me Home Country Road–Israel Kamakawiwo’ole (Brudda Iz)
    Roll Away Your Stone–Mumford and Sons
    Proud Mary–CCR
    Carolina on My Mind–JAmes Taylor
    Midnight Train to Georgia–Gladys Knight

  5. Walt Johnson

    Tell it Like it Is-Aaron Neville
    Rockin’ Chair-The Band
    The Weight-The Band
    You Ain’t Going Nowhere-The Byrds
    Sailing-Christopher Cross
    The Warmth of the Sun-Beachboys
    Listen to the Music-Doobie Brothers
    Mendocino County Line-Willie Nelson
    Silver Eagle-Merle Haggard
    Going to California-Led Zeppelin
    Showdown-ELO
    Ghost Riders-Johnny Cash
    Last Cowboy Song-Johnny Cash
    Tennessee Stud-Michael Martin Murphy

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