Tunes for the Trip
Creating the Best Road Trip Playlist
No roadtrip can be complete without an epic playlist with which to accompany it. Roadtrip hopes to help our readers create an epic playlist of their own by asking our contributors for their personal and ultimate roadtrip playlists. This month, contributor Jim Freeman shares a few of his roadtrip favourites …
GENUINE ROADTRIP JUNKIE
I may be no petrol head but I am a true roadtrip junkie; I am at my happiest when I am on a motorcycle or behind the wheel of a vehicle with a long road ahead of me. I very often ride alone and in silence but sometimes a soundtrack (like a good pie) is an essential part of one’s travels. For years, Talking Heads’ Psycho Killer was the first song I would play when setting off but, a few years ago, my Mauritian Harley-davidson mate, Paul Wren, got me going with BB King and Eric Clapton’s collaboration of Riding with The King.