80. The Ostrich – Steppenwolf.
I discussed this song here.
Feeling: ticked off.
79. (Sweet Sweet Baby) Since You’ve Been Gone – Aretha Franklin.
One of the things I hated about AM radio when I was growing up is the fact that disc jockeys would talk over the instrumental opening. I swear that this intro was designed specifically to avoid that. Highlight musically is the sweet crescendo of the horns.
It’s John shredding his voice and those ascending thirds.