Michael Forbes “Explosion” Songlist (in categories)
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50's to 70's    
American Girl Tom Petty D
Bad Case of Loving You Robert Palmer E
Birthday Beatles A
Black Magic Woman Santana Dm
Born To Be Wild Steppenwolf E
Brown Eyed Girl Van Morrison G
Brown Sugar Rolling Stones C
Cherry, Cherry Neil Diamond E
Evil Ways Santana Gm
Get Down Tonight Wild Cherry E
Give Me Three Steps Leonard Skynard D
Gimme Some Lovin' Spencer Davis E
Going Up the Country Canned Heat Bb (capo on 8th fret play in D)
Honky Tonk Woman Rolling Stones G
I Melt with You Modern English C
Johnny B. Goode Chuck Berry A
Jumpin’ Jack Flash Rolling Stones B
Keep Your Hands to Yourself Georgia Satellite A
Let’s Dance David Bowie Bb
Love Me Two Times Doors E
Mack the Knife Bobby Darin Bb (Start on Bb for 2x then up a semitone every verse.)
Magic Carpet Ride Steppenwolf G
Maneater Hall and Oats E
Mary Jane’s Last Dance Tom Petty Am
Margaritaville JimmyBuffet D
Miss You Rolling Stones Am
Money Pink Floyd Bm
Mony, Mony Tommy James F
Old Time Rock 'N' Roll Bob Seger D
Oye Como Va Santana Am
Play That Funky Music/ Get Down Tonight Wild Cherry E
Roadhouse Blues Doors E
Rock Around The Clock/Jump, Jive, and Wail Bill Haley A
Rockin' Robin Bobby Day G
Route 66 Rolling Stones A
Run Around Sue Dion C
Satisfaction Rolling Stones E
Secret Agent Man Johnny Rivers Em
Suffrajette City David Bowie A
Surfin' U.S.A. Beach Boys E
Susie Q CCR E
Suspicious Minds Elvis G
Sweet Caroline Neil Diamond C
Take It Easy Eagles G
Taking Care of Business Bachman Turner Overdrive C
The Letter Joe Cocker Am
The One You Love Glen Frey C
Time Pink Floyd F#m
Treat Her Right Roy Head G
Twist and Shout Beatles C
Unchain My Heart Joe Cocker Am
Wish You Were Here Pink Floyd G
Wooly Bully Sam the Sham G
Young Americans David Bowie C
Ziggy Stardust David Bowie G
Rhythm n’ Blues    
Dancing in the Street Martha Reeves & Vandelles (in C bridge E Am D G)
I Feel Good Wilson Pickett C
Knock On Wood Blues Brothers E
Mustang Sally Wilson Pickett C
My Girl Temptations G
Shot Gun Jr. Walker & the All Stars E
What Does It Take Jr. Walker & the All Stars (Gm FMAJ7 and C on bar 8)
Addicted to Love Robert Palmer A
Baker Street Jerry Rafferty D
Brick House Commodores A
Down Under Men at Work Bm
Heart of Rock n Roll Huey Lewis C
I Melt with You Modern English


Jenny, Jenny (867-5309) Tommy Twotone F#m
Just Like Heaven The Cure A
Let’s Dance David Bowie Bb
Maneater Hall and Oats E
Modern Love David Bowie C
Pink Cadillac/Pink Panther/Peter Gunn Bruce Springsteen E
Rebel Yell Billy Idol Bm
Rock This Town Stray Cats D
Should I Stay or Should I Go? Clash D
Want a New Drug Huey Lewis A
What I Got Sublime C
What I Like About You Romantics E
White Wedding Billy Idol Bm
Who Can It Be? Men at Work E
You Can Leave Your Hat On Joe Cocker C
Young Americans David Bowie C
You Can Leave Your Hat On Joe Cocker C
90’s & 2000’s    
Kryptonite 3 Doors Down Bm
Low Down Boz Scaggs Em
Sex on Fire Kings of Leon E
Smooth Santana Am
The Middle Jimmy Eat World D
Uptown Funk Bruno Mars Dm
Saxophone Instrumentals    
Europa Gato Barbieri (Hold Gm for intro then Cm7 / F7 / BbMAJ7 /EbMAJ7 / Gm /
Peter Gunn Theme Henry Mancini Em
Pink Panther Henry Mancini Em
Tequila Champs / F Eb / for 16 bars then / Abdim F / 3X then GGGGGGC
Flute Instrumentals    
Bourree Jethro Tull Dm
Guitar Instrumentals    
Walk Don't Run Surfin’ Sufaris Am
Wipeout Surfin’ Sufaris C
Jethro Tull Tribute Set List    
Aqualung Jethro Tull Gm
Bungle in the Jungle Jethro Tull Bm
Living in the Past Jethro Tull Cm
Locomotive Breath Jethro Tull Em
Teacher Jethro Tull A