Songs heavy on the cowbell

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Jimmag PM Jimmag
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Posted: 1/17/2011 6:15:37 PM

Post your favorite links or songs that are heavy on the cowbell.

American Band Grand Funk Railroad

Drummer sings and pounds the cowbell. Check out that fro 

RUN-DMC-KING OF ROCK

A rap song with a ton of cowbell

 

Henry-Lilly PM Henry-Lilly
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Posted: 1/17/2011 7:39:25 PM
My all time favorite here.  The punishing of the cowbell starts about a minute in.  

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iNa551dR6Rc&feature=related




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Posted: 1/17/2011 7:41:30 PM
Let's try that again.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iNa551dR6Rc&feature=related
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Posted: 1/17/2011 8:31:18 PM
Another great one:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5fjq0VBCrNo&feature=related
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Posted: 1/17/2011 10:38:38 PM

BOC Don't Fear the Reaper

Soaring guitar intro on this live version.

At about the 2:30 mark, the cowbelling begins in force.

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Posted: 1/18/2011 12:38:59 PM

Henry-Lilly, love Animals album and never would have though of that song or Floyd for cowbell. Crazy at the start of the other link rolling that car. Good finds.

Getty, BOC and a large dose of cowbell  excellent.

 

Some good ole CCR and where is the drummer? I think I could play the wash board.

CCR

 

 

 

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Posted: 1/24/2011 9:18:27 PM
Great skit, absolute classic.

http://noolmusic.com/my_video/snl_will_ferrell_more_cowbell_-_ebaums_world_video.php
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Posted: 1/25/2011 4:32:23 PM

good one Sugarhouse

 

 

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Hugh_Jorgan PM Hugh_Jorgan
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Posted: 1/27/2011 2:55:47 PM
QUOTE Originally Posted by Jimmag:

Henry-Lilly, love Animals album and never would have though of that song or Floyd for cowbell. Crazy at the start of the other link rolling that car. Good finds.

Getty, BOC and a large dose of cowbell  excellent.

 

Some good ole CCR and where is the drummer? I think I could play the wash board.

CCR

I have sang along with this song on the radio 100's of time … and after just reading the lyrics for the 1st time, I've been singing more than half the lyrics completely wrong. 


Jimmag PM Jimmag
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Posted: 1/27/2011 5:04:36 PM

Dam Hugh. I feel kinda stupid.

Hard to admit but, just read the lyrics and I am also guilty. It is just incredible how off and what sometimes you think you are hearing is totally wrong. This subject will open up another thread in the future  

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Posted: 1/31/2011 8:12:45 PM
Cowbell right off the bat.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=olJokay-uG8&feature=related
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Posted: 1/31/2011 10:28:03 PM
QUOTE Originally Posted by Sugarhouse:

Cowbell right off the bat.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=olJokay-uG8&feature=related

No waiting for the cowbelling here either.

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Posted: 2/1/2011 12:36:22 AM
QUOTE Originally Posted by Getty3:

No waiting for the cowbelling here either.


No waiting for the cowbelling here, as well.
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Posted: 2/2/2011 7:20:23 PM

Here is an oldie and at the 45 second mark Ringo starts nailing the cowbell.

 

A Hard Day's Night

 

 

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Posted: 2/4/2011 12:07:06 AM
Fu-Manchu

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Posted: 2/12/2011 8:50:43 PM
QUOTE Originally Posted by Sugarhouse:


No waiting for the cowbelling here, as well.


Straight up cowbell...  straight up boogie
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Posted: 2/13/2011 3:07:04 PM
Trouble

Psychotic Reaction

:30 mark.

So, I guess this would be more of a 'light on the cowbell' song.
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Posted: 2/14/2011 2:21:20 PM
Mississippi Queen
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Posted: 2/14/2011 2:21:39 PM
Grand Funk - American Band
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Posted: 2/15/2011 8:55:35 AM
Nazareth - Hair of the Dog
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Posted: 2/15/2011 6:28:58 PM

Santana-Soul Sacrifice

The man himself plays some cowbell at the 2:10 mark.

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Posted: 3/22/2012 10:17:46 AM
Check out my site for 2000+ cowbell songs:

www.ultimatecowbell.com
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Posted: 4/6/2012 1:52:54 PM
QUOTE

Originally Posted by jmw59:

Mississippi Queen

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Posted: 4/10/2012 11:12:48 AM
lol theres a cowbell site
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