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Friday, June 17, 2016

Dad Rock: 10 Songs to Celebrate Father's Day Weekend

Posted By on Fri, Jun 17, 2016 at 6:30 AM

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Queen, "Doing Alright"

This ye olde Queen song's a hit with dads who've heard "Bohemian Rhapsody" one too many times and they probably get a snarky satisfaction that 95% of the general public's never heard "Doing Alright" before.  

Yes, "Roundabout"

If your dad enjoys bombastic, intricate instrumental breakdowns, then yes, of course he loves Yes. 

Emerson, Lake & Palmer, "Lucky Man"

And if Yes is your dad's shit, then he definitely has some ELP in his vinyl collection, too.

Pearl Jam, "Even Flow"

Pearl Jam's proto-Moses rock hit is the most recent song on this playlist, but that doesn't mean it ain't daddy certified. 

Rush, "Working Man"

This is it: the most dad-centric song of all time. If you can't imagine pops cracking open a tall boy to early Rush, your dad's just not bringing home the bacon.

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