Caffe` Latte` presents…
THE TOP 101 ESSENTIAL SONGS BY THE
NEW BLUE MOON
A track on the supergroup’s ‘Volume 3’. Although this was the band's 2nd album, it was jokingly entitled 'Volume 3'. This release followed the death of Roy Orbison and the track features the surviving 4 members.
DING DONG; DING DONG
This was a single lifted off Harrison's 'Dark Horse' album. The song cracked the Top 40 in both Britain and America.
ELECTRIC LIGHT ORCHESTRA
Jeff Lynne led ELO into the charts throughout the 1970s and early 80s. "I'm Alive" was a single lifted off the 'Xanadu' movie soundtrack. On the US & UK charts, it reached the Top 20.
An early Rock Era track that hinted at Orbison's talent as a songwriter. His impressive string of hits would follow this release.
A track on Dylan's 'Planet Waves' album, this song has been covered by many recording acts.
This was the B-side for the Orbison hit single "Crying" and was added to his 1962 'Greatest Hits' compilation album.
To commemorate the 15th anniversary of George Harrison’s passing and in celebration of Bob Dylan’s Nobel Prize for Literature, it’s an opportune time to reflect on the 101 songs that matter most from the members of The Traveling Wilburys. As well as Harrison and Dylan, the group consisted of Roy Orbison, Tom Petty and Jeff Lynne. The latter is mostly represented on the Top 101 as a member of the Electric Light Orchestra. Also included are songs that Harrison penned for The Beatles to record.
Each update will be added to the Traveling Wilburys playlist on Spotify.