Music on Mind – Tunes to Trek to

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I was thinking about what music to stick on the iPod to listen to on the trek and came up with a number of apt tunes.

  • Green, Green Grass of Home¬†– Tom Jones
  • Walkin’ Back to Happiness – Helen Shapiro
  • These Boots Are Made for Walkin’ – Nancy Sinatra
  • The Climb – Joe McElderry¬†(Obviously)
  • Reach For The Stars – S Club 7
  • Climb Ev’ry Mountain – The Sound of Music
  • Walking in the Air – Howard Blake
  • Ain’t No Mountain High Enough – Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrell
  • You’ll Never Walk Alone – Carousel
  • Walking in Memphis – Marc Cohn
  • Always Look on the Bright Side of Life – Monty Python’s Life of Brian (Because it’s my favourite)
  • The Trail of the Lonesome Pine – Ballard MacDonald and Harry Carroll
  • Walk Like a Man – The Four Seasons
  • Walk of Life – Dire Straits
  • I Walk the Line – Johnny Cash
  • The Grand Old Duke of York – Nursery Rhyme
  • Walk Like an Egyptian – The Bangles
  • 500 Miles – Folk Song (If I could walk)
  • Walking on Sunshine – Katrina and the Waves
  • Go Tell It on the Mountain – African-American spiritual song
  • She’ll Be Coming ‘Round the Mountain – African-American folk song
  • The Long and Winding Road – The Beatles
  • The Bridge on the River Kwai Theme
  • Homeward Bound – Simon and Garfunkel
  • Run For Home – Lindisfarne
  • (Get Your Kicks on) Route 66 – Nat King Cole
  • The Sound of Music Title Song
  • Father and Son – Cat Stevens (Because it reminds me of Peter Kaye)
  • You Raise Me Up – Secret Garden
  • Winter Wonderland – Felix Bernard and Richard B. Smith
  • Side by Side – Gus Kahn and Harry M. Woods

I’m sure you will know many more. Please let me know.

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