Discussion in 'Jay's Lounge and Cockpit' started by Giada, Aug 4, 2016.
Ok, 1972 but......c'mon!
S M O O O O O V E..........
Is Jimmy Buffett considered yacht rock?
Does Bryan Adams "Summer of '69" count?
"Make America smooth again"
1. Mandolin Rain: Bruce Hornsby.
2. Africa: Toto
I took a quiz to find out which song fits me. lol
Not all "Yacht Rock" arteests and choonz r necessarily "rock" but some examples of the genre, as I see it:
(Incl. a couple of definite NON yacht-rock groups)
Loggins & Messina - yay
Michael Mcdonald (indisputable undisputed King of Yacht Rock) - yay
Bruce Hornsby - No fucking chance
Bryan Adams - No, just mudderfucking no
10cc - yay
Chuck Mangione - borderline yay
Exile - yay
James Taylor - yay
Rod Stewart - borderline yay
Rupert Holmes - fucking legend yay
Joe Jackson - yay
Styx - yay
Christopher Cross - yay
Toto - yay
Herb Alpert - yay, kind of (Same category as Chuck Mangione)
Dr Hook - yay
Eagles - yay
Journey - yay
Stephen Bishop - yay
Robert Palmer - maybe?
Boz Scaggs - yay
Doobie Bros - yay
Carly Simon - yay
Some Steely Dan tracks - yay
Gerry Rafferty - yay
Chris Rea - perhaps...
OMFG...if I hear Ambrosia one more time, I'm tearing out the f*cking car radio!!!