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5 Best Rain Songs

A thunderstorm rolled through southern Wisconsin today...and that got me thinking about some of my favorite songs about rain. And no--one of them is NOT "And The Thunder Rolled" by Garth Brooks. Kitty's Top Five Rain Songs 1) The Doors: Riders on the Storm Gets extra bonus points for the rain and thunder sound effects! 2) R.E.O Speedwagon: Ridin' the Storm Out This might actually be about a snowstorm, but for today's purposes it's about rain. 3) Beatles: Rain The flipside of Paperback Writer and one of my favorite Beatles songs 4) R.E.M: So. Central Rain Okay, this isn 't about rain at all. It's the one that keeps repeating I'm sorry I'm sorry over and over again. But it's a cool song. Early, classic R.E.M. 5)Buddy Guy: Feels Like Rain: John Hiatt wrote it, Buddy Guy made it a classic. The weather metaphor's been used for love before, but it works here.

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05/25/2010 7:15AM
5 Best Rain Songs
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05/25/2010 7:55AM
Julia
The kids aren't going to get the reference to a flip side!
05/26/2010 6:54AM
Chainsaw Curtis
Flip sides - mmmmmm.... I can't believe you don't have Graham Parker and the Rumour's "Thunder and Rain."
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