Anatomy of a Song: The Playlist

By Shore Fire Media

Songs featured in Marc Myers' Anatomy of a Song: The Oral History of 45 Iconic Hits That Changed Rock, R&B and Pop, out Nov. 2016 from Grove Press. Marc writes regularly for The Wall Street Journal and posts daily at his JazzWax blog. Follow him on Facebook and Twitter.

45 songs

  1. 1.
    Lawdy Miss Clawdy - Single VersionLloyd PriceSpecialty Profiles: Percy Mayfield
    2:330:30
  2. 2.
    2:390:30
  3. 3.
    Shout, Pt. 1 - MonoThe Isley BrothersShout!
    2:160:30
  4. 4.
    Please Mr. PostmanThe MarvelettesPlease Mr. Postman
    2:280:30
  5. 5.
    Runaround SueDionRunaround Sue
    2:510:30
  6. 6.
    Chapel Of LoveThe Dixie CupsChapel Of Love
    2:500:30
  7. 7.
    You Really Got Me - Mono MixThe KinksKinks (Deluxe Edition)
    2:130:30
  8. 8.
    3:450:30
  9. 9.
    My Girl - Single VersionThe TemptationsNumber 1's
    2:550:30
  10. 10.
    Reach Out, I'll Be ThereFour TopsEssential Collection: Four Tops
    3:020:30
  11. 11.
    3:340:30
  12. 12.
    Light My Fire - Mono [Single Version]The DoorsLight My Fire / Crystal Ship [Digital 45]
    2:530:30
  13. 13.
    White Rabbit - Mono Single VersionJefferson AirplaneSurrealistic Pillow
    5:200:30
  14. 14.
    Groovin' - Single VersionThe Young RascalsGroovin' (Mono)
    2:310:30
  15. 15.
    Different DrumStone PoneysEvergreen Vol.2
    2:390:30
  16. 16.
    (Sittin' On) The Dock Of The BayOtis ReddingDock Of The Bay
    2:460:30
  17. 17.
    Fist CityLoretta LynnGold
    2:110:30
  18. 18.
    Street Fighting Man - (Original Single Mono Version)The Rolling StonesSingles 1968-1971 (International Version)
    3:070:30
  19. 19.
    Stand By Your ManTammy WynetteStand By Your Man
    2:370:30
  20. 20.
    4:270:30
  21. 21.
    3:070:30
  22. 22.
    5:080:30
  23. 23.
    Suspicious Minds - RemasteredElvis PresleyThe Essential Elvis Presley
    4:300:30
  24. 24.
    Whole Lotta LoveLed ZeppelinLed Zeppelin II
    5:330:30
  25. 25.
    1:450:30
  26. 26.
    Moonlight Mile - RemasteredThe Rolling StonesSticky Fingers (Remastered)
    5:570:30
  27. 27.
    Maggie May - Single VersionRod Stewart70's Pop Number 1's
    3:420:30
  28. 28.
    3:020:30
  29. 29.
    3:310:30
  30. 30.
    The Harder They Come - Single VersionJimmy CliffThe Harder They Come
    3:070:30

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