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100 Greatest College Rock Songs

Alternative rock so young it was still in school!

99 songs (6 hours and 26 minutes) curated by Amazon's Music Experts
1
Love Will Tear Us Apart (2010 Remastered Version)
Joy Division - Substance
3:24
2
Radio Free Europe
R.E.M. - Murmur
4:05
3
This Charming Man (2011 Remastered Version)
The Smiths - The Smiths
2:42
4
Burning Down The House
Talking Heads - Speaking In Tongues
4:03
5
Teen Age Riot (Album Version)
Sonic Youth - Daydream Nation (Deluxe Edition)
6:57
6
That's Entertainment
The Jam - The Very Best Of The Jam
3:32
7
Rise Above
Black Flag - Damaged
2:26
8
Mexican Radio
Wall Of Voodoo - Mexican Radio
4:11
9
Where Is My Mind?
Pixies - Surfer Rosa (Remastered)
3:55
10
I Will Dare
The Replacements - Let It Be
3:18
11
A Forest
The Cure - Greatest Hits
4:54
12
Don't Want To Know If You Are Lonely
Hüsker Dü - Candy Apple Grey
3:30
13
Just Like Honey
The Jesus And Mary Chain - Psychocandy [Explicit]
3:03
14
Temptation
New Order - Factory Records: Communications 1978-92 (US version)
7:01
15
Damaged Goods
Gang Of Four - Entertainment!
3:27
16
The Guns of Brixton
The Clash - London Calling
3:12
17
That's When I Reach For My Revolver
Mission Of Burma - Signals, Calls and Marches (Remastered)
3:53
18
Rock Lobster
The B-52's - The B-52's
6:49
19
Charlotte Anne
Julian Cope - My Nation Underground
4:54
20
Take The Skinheads Bowling
Camper Van Beethoven - Connections 2
2:34
21
Freak Scene [Explicit]
Dinosaur Jr. - Bug
3:36
22
Corona [Explicit]
Minutemen - Double Nickels On The Dime [Explicit]
2:25
23
Lake Of Fire
Meat Puppets - Too High To Die
3:10
24
Holiday in Cambodia [Explicit]
Dead Kennedys - Fresh Fruit for Rotting Vegetables
4:37
25
Ghosts
Japan - Exorcising Ghosts
4:32
26
Jane Says
Jane's Addiction - Nothing's Shocking [Explicit]
4:47
27
Ana Ng
They Might Be Giants - Lincoln
3:23
28
Message Of Love
Pretenders - The Singles (US Version)
3:25
29
Love Goes On!
The Go Betweens - 16 Lovers Lane
3:18
30
Lips Like Sugar
Echo And The Bunnymen - Echo & the Bunnymen
4:51
31
Vienna (2008 Remaster)
Ultravox - Vienna (Remastered Definitive Edition)
4:56
32
Kiss Off (2002 Remastered Version)
Violent Femmes - Violent Femmes [Explicit]
2:56
33
Bitchin' Camaro [Explicit]
The Dead Milkmen - Big Lizard In My Back Yard [Explicit]
3:01
34
Senses Working Overtime (Remastered)
XTC - English Settlement
4:50
35
Wardance (2005 Digital Remaster)
Killing Joke - Killing Joke
3:45
36
Under the Milky Way
The Church - Under The Milky Way
4:59
37
This Is The Day
The The - Soul Mining
4:57
38
We Care A Lot
Faith No More - Introduce Yourself
4:03
39
Rise
Public Image Ltd. - Public Image Ltd.
6:18
40
Balloon Man
Robyn Hitchcock & The Egyptians - Chronolology (The Very Best Of Robyn Hitchcock)
3:32
41
The Cutter
Echo And The Bunnymen - Songs To Learn And Sing
3:52
42
All That Money Wants
The Psychedelic Furs - All Of This And Nothing
3:45
43
A New England
Billy Bragg - Back to Basics
2:13
44
The Hurdy Gurdy Man
Butthole Surfers - Piouhgd / Widowermaker!
3:59
45
Sex Beat
The Gun Club - Fire of Love
2:47
46
Babooshka
Kate Bush - Never For Ever
3:29
47
I Want You Back
The Hoodoo Gurus - Stoneage Romeos
3:12
48
Peek-A-Boo
Siouxsie And The Banshees - Son Of Rambow (Music From The Motion Picture)
3:08
49
Still In Hollywood
Concrete Blonde - Concrete Blonde
3:43
50
Rain In The Summertime
The Alarm - Standards
5:11
51
Tears Run Rings
Marc Almond - The Stars We Are
4:21
52
Private Idaho
The B-52's - Wild Planet
3:36
53
Lorelei
Cocteau Twins - Treasure
3:43
54
Goo Goo Muck
The Cramps - Psychedelic Jungle
3:06
55
Fa cé-La
The Feelies - Crazy Rhythms
2:03
56
Tugboat
Galaxie 500 - Today
3:56
57
Rip It Up
Orange Juice - Coals To Newcastle
5:20
58
Nemesis
Shriekback - Oil & Gold
3:43
59
Kidney Bingos [Explicit]
Wire - Old School Punk, Vol.1 (Live)
4:06
60
Ship of Fools
World Party feat. Anthony Thistlethwaite - Private Revolution
4:28
61
Every Word Means No
Let's Active - Every Word Means No
2:53
62
Birthday
The Sugarcubes - Life's Too Good
3:59
63
Mandinka
Sinead O'Connor - Lion and the Cobra
3:47
64
I'm The Man
Joe Jackson - I'm The Man
3:58
65
Standing There (Album Version)
The Creatures - Boomerang
3:06
66
Blister in the Sun (2002 Remastered Version)
Violent Femmes - Violent Femmes [Explicit]
2:24
67
Whip It (2009 Remastered Version)
Devo - Freedom Of Choice (Deluxe Remastered Edition)
2:39
68
Dead Man's Party
Oingo Boingo - Dead Man's Party
6:21
69
Hollywood (Africa) (Remastered)
Red Hot Chili Peppers - Freaky Styley [Explicit]
5:02
70
I Will Follow (Remastered 2008)
U2 - Boy (Remastered)
3:37
71
Life's What You Make It (1997 Remastered Version)
Talk Talk - The Colour Of Spring
4:28
72
Mirror In the Bathroom
The English Beat - I Just Can't Stop It (Remastered)
3:10
73
Between Something and Nothing
The Ocean Blue - The Ocean Blue
4:02
74
Judy Is a Punk (2001 Remastered Version)
Ramones - Ramones (Expanded)
1:32
75
What's The Matter Here
10,000 Maniacs - In My Tribe
4:49
76
So. Central Rain
R.E.M. - Reckoning
3:16
77
Los Angeles [Explicit]
X - 80's Punk
2:24
78
There Is A Light That Never Goes Out (2011 Remastered Version)
The Smiths - The Queen Is Dead
4:04
79
Here Comes Your Man
Pixies - Doolittle
3:21
80
Left of the Dial (2008 Remastered Version)
The Replacements - Tim [Expanded Edition]
3:43
81
In Between Days
The Cure - The Head On The Door
2:58
82
I Love a Man in a Uniform
Gang Of Four - Songs Of The Free
4:07
83
Crash
The Primitives - Lovely
2:31
84
Destroy The Heart
The House Of Love - The House Of Love
2:43
85
She Sells Sanctuary (2009 Remastered)
The Cult - Love (Expanded Edition)
4:22
86
Could You Be The One?
Husker Du - Warehouse: Songs And Stories
2:35
87
Madonna Of The Wasps
Robyn Hitchcock & The Egyptians - Chronolology (The Very Best Of Robyn Hitchcock)
3:05
88
Tesla Girls
OMD - Junk Culture
3:51
89
Careering
Public Image Ltd. - Second Edition
4:34
90
Head On
The Jesus And Mary Chain - Automatic (Expanded Version) [Explicit]
4:11
91
Black Celebration
Depeche Mode - Black Celebration
4:51
92
Oblivious
Aztec Camera - High Land, Hard Rain
3:12
93
Punk Rock Girl
The Dead Milkmen - Beelzebubba [Explicit]
2:38
94
World Shut Your Mouth
Julian Cope - Saint Julian
3:34
95
Ceremony (2011 Total Version)
New Order - Total
4:37
96
All Night Long
Peter Murphy - Love Hysteria
5:44
97
It's My Life
Talk Talk - Essential
3:53
98
The Killing Moon
Echo And The Bunnymen - Songs To Learn And Sing
5:46
99
Psycho Killer
Talking Heads - Talking Heads 77
4:20