5 bunch of SONGS ABOUT SATURDAY NIGHT
Saturday Night’s Alright For
Fighting (1973) is a boozy British rock’n’roll song about getting “as oiled as a diesel train”, aping its US counterparts with lyrics about switchblades and motorbikes.
BAY CITY ROLLERS
The Scots popsters proudly displayed their spelling bee credentials with 1975’s
Saturday Night, the refrain of which had the tartan-clad lads yelling a chant of “S-A-T-U-R-D-A-Y … night!”
Old gravel-guts Tom went (Looking For) The Heart of a Saturday Night in 1974,
but all he found were The Ghosts of Saturday Night (After Hours at Napoleone’s Pizza House).
Their 1995 single Someday
I’ll Be Saturday Night dips with optimism into the lives of despairing, abused, hardluck runaway battlers who are “feeling like a Monday, but someday I’ll be Saturday night”.