Tag: George Thorogood and the Destroyers

Monday 2pm ET: Feature Artist – George Thorogood

George Lawrence Thorogood (born February 24, 1950) is an American musician, singer and songwriter from Wilmington, Delaware. His “high-energy boogie-blues” sound became a staple of 1980s rock radio, with hits like his original songs “Bad to the Bone” and “I Drink Alone”. He has also helped to popularize older songs by American icons, such as “Move It on Over”, “Who Do You Love?”, and “House Rent Blues/One Bourbon, One Scotch, One Beer”.

With his band, the Destroyers, Thorogood has released over 20 albums, of which two have been certified Platinum and six have been certified Gold. He has sold 15 million albums worldwide. Thorogood and band continue to tour extensively with an Australian/New Zealand Tour scheduled for January 2020, and in 2014 the band celebrated their 40th anniversary of performing.

Tuesday 6pm ET: Sounds of The 80s

This week on Sounds of the 80s we feature music from:  Fleetwood Mac, Bruce Springsteen, George Thorogood and The Destroyers, Van Halen, T’Pau, Living Colour, Red Rider, Peter Gabriel and more . . .

Wednesday 12am: Feature LP: George Thorogood and the Destroyers – Rockin’ My Life Away (1997)

Rockin’ My Life Away is the tenth studio album released by George Thorogood and the Destroyers. It was released March 25, 1997 on Capitol Records. The album peaked at #5 on the Billboard Top Blues Album chart.

“Get Back into Rockin'” – 4:16
“Trouble Every Day” – 4:16
“Night Rider” – 3:43
“The Usual” – 3:51
“Living With the Shades Pulled Down” – 3:26
“Manhattan Slide” – 3:31
“Rocking My Life Away” – 3:33
“Jail Bait” – 3:41
“My Dog Can’t Bark” – 4:00
“Blues Hangover” – 4:18
“Stoop Down Baby” – 3:18
“Rock & Roll Man” – 2:50