Michael Stanley

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From the mid 70's to the mid 80's, the Michael Stanley Band enjoyed a strong and fiercely loyal following, touring with some of the superstar bands of that period (including Bruce Springsteen, The Eagles, Foreigner and The Doobie Brothers); there were several Top-20 and Top-30 hits, among them "He Can't Love You" in 1980 and "My Town" in 1983, but it seemed the 'one great hit' never came--the kind of chartbuster that saw acts like Bob Seger, Bryan Adams, John Cougar (now Mellencamp), make their names and hometowns, literally, household words...


Top Songs

Total plays on Last.fm over the last 6 months
    Too long on the road, my friend
    Too long between rides
    Too long between homes again
    Too long without someone by my side
    And Lord, there's something 'bout a sad song
    Rosewood Bitters  -  2,390 plays
    From "Stagepass"(Live at the Agora), 1976, EMI Records Group
    Let's get the show on the road, babe
    At the curtain, take a bow
    New Haven, just a rendezvous to take you to
    a lover--who was then, but never now
    Let's Get The Show On The Road  -  1,317 plays
  3. He can't love you  -  718 plays
    This old town's been home long as I remember
    This town's gonna be here long after I'm gone
    East side, West side--give up, or surrender
    Been down,
    But I still rock on...
    My Town  -  528 plays
    Well the glow from the bars and a
    Thousand stars
    Light the cold Ohio night
    And the Turnpike's slick, the
    Snow's as thick as thieves
    Lover  -  455 plays
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