Songs

Criteria: One song per singer (mostly local), no vulgarity, pleasant sound on the boat. Songs in major keys make you positive.
  1. If I had a Boat, Lyle Lovett
  2. Green on the Right, Kelly McGuire
  3. Matagorda, Larry Joe Taylor
  4. Sea WallWood & Wire (Austin, Tx Bluegrass band)
  5. Fun all Wrong, Roger Creager
  6. My Kind of Day on Padre, Gary P. Nunn
  7. Come Away with Me, Norah Jones
  8. Corpus Christi Bay, Robert Earl Keen
  9. Latitude and Attitude, Eric Stone Band
  10. Girl with the Dirty HairAdam Carroll
  11. Big Blue Sea, Bob Schneider
  12. My Texas, Josh Abbott and Pat Green
  13. Boats to Build, Guy Clark
  14. Heavenly Houseboat Blues, Townes Van Zandt
  15. Feelin Good, Charlie Robison
  16. Saltwater Cowboy, Tracy Byrd
  17. Knee Deep, Zac Brown Band
  18. The Dock of the Bay, Otis Redding

  19. The Lovecats, The Cure
  20. Boat Drinks, Jimmy Buffett
  21. Costa Rica, Emmitt-Nershi Band
  22. Spanish Mary, Rhiannon Giddens Laffan
  23. Just You and Me, Zee Avi
  24. The Sea and the Shore, Amy Speace & John Fullbright
  25. Blender Bender, Matt Hoggatt
  26. Red solo cup, Toby Keith
  27. Wash Away (reprised), Joe Purdy
  28. Fisherman's Blues, The Waterboys 
  29. World in my Eyes, Depeche Mode (Thank you Austin City Limits Festival 2013)
  30. 115th Dream, Bob Dylan
  31. Like A Ship, Traveling Wilburys
  32. Ben Riley, James Houlahan
  33. Southern Cross, Crosby Stills & Nash
  34. Sail Away, David Gray
  35. Moonlight Sail, Jim Morris
  36. Into the Mystic, Jen Chapin
  37. Octopus's Garden, The Beatles
  38. Island in the Sun, Weezer
  39. Terra Nova, James Taylor
  40. The Gulf of Mexico, Clint Black (written by Steve Earle)
  41. Five O'Clock Somewhere, Alan Jackson
  42. Sea of Love, Israel Kamakawiwo'ole
  43. I'm your Captain, Grand Funk Railroad
  44. Redneck Yacht Club, Craig Morgan
  45. Longer Boats, Cat Stevens
  46. Carolina, Corey Smith
  47. Ocean Man, Ween
  48. Drift away, Uncle Kracker
  49. Put your Records On, Corinne Bailey Rae
  50. Outta Here, Kenny Chesney
  51. Ride Captain Ride, Blues Image
  52. Beyond the Sea, Bobby Darin
  53. Exodus, Bob Marley

  54. Barefoot Holiday, Brent Burns
  55. Sloop John B, Beach Boys
  56. Wasting Time, Jack Johnson 
  57. Free, Donavon Frankenreiter
  58. You Ain't Gonna Worry MeTown Mountain
  59. Steal My Kisses, Ben Harper
  60. Light Today, Eddie Vedder
  61. Sailin' Shoes, Robert Palmer
  62. Cool Change, Little River Band
  63. Brandy, Looking Glass
  64. Sea Cruise, Frankie Ford
  65. Vahevala, Loggins and Messina 
  66. Blood Red Roses, Sting
  67. Summer Breeze, Seals and Croft
  68. Water in the Sky, Phish
  69. Santeria, Sublime
  70. Sundown, Gordon Lightfoot
  71. Catch the Wind, Donovan
  72. Beach People, Jerry Diaz & Hanna's Reef
  73. Sailor's Lament, Creedance Clearwater Revival
  74. Cowboy boots and bathin suits, Jerry Jeff Walker
  75. Pontoon, Little Big Town
  76. A Sunny Day, Mac McAnally
  77. Back to the Island, Hugo Duartes
  78. Feel the Tide, Mumford & Sons
  79. Jessica, Allman Brothers
  80. Big Ship, Freddy McGregor
  81. Sail Away, Sister Hazel
  82. Best I Ever Had, Vertcal Horizon
  83. Bluenose, Stan Rogers
  84. Walk on the Ocean, Toad the Wet Sprockets
  85. Let's Get Lost, Pokey LaFarge
  86. 5 Years Time, Noah & The Whale 
  87. Seven Seas, Echo and the Bunnymen
  88. Yacht Dance, XTC
  89. Riptide, Vance Joy
  90. A Sailboat in the Moonlight, Billie Holiday
  91. Departing Louisiana, Kelly Willis & Bruce Robison
  92. Sky Rider, Hot Rize
  93. Leaving Home Sundae, Fruition
  94. Sailing Boats, Dear Luna
  95. Line Drive, Frank Solivan & Kitchen Kitchen
  96. Lucky, Jason Mraz 
  97. Lay Low, Shovels and Rope (a couple and dog, Townes, from Charleston, SC)
  98. Little Talks, Of Monsters and Men
  99. Sea of Heartbreak, Johnny Cash
  100. Every Breaking Wave, U2
  101. In The Summertime, Mungo Jerry
  102. Flower, Cody Simpson
  103. The Lighthouse's Tale, Nickel Creek
  104. My Life, My Love, Family and Friends
  105. Nights, Avicii
  106. On Top of the World, Imagine Dragons
  107. I Lived, OneRepublic
  108. Totally Naked, Talking Heads
Other Special Mentions for some good bluegrass music, MS blues, and alternative rock:
  1. Wagon Wheel, singer Darius Rucker, (written by Old Crow Medicine Show & Bob Dylan)
  2. Dirty River Boys (from El Paso)
  3. Houston Train, Houndmouth
  4. Down to the Bottom, Delta Rae
  5. Ellie Goulding
  6. Come as You Are, Nirvana
  7. Home, Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zone
  8. In Spite of Ourselves, John Prine
  9. Alison Krauss
  10. Bill Monroe (father of Bluegrass)
  11. Hammock Swinging, Trampled By Turtles
  12. Kiss the Flame, Jewel
  13. Cory Morrow
  14. Whiskey Shivers
  15. The Wooden Song, Butthole Surfers
  16. Terraplane Blues, Robert Johnson, enjoy Delta blues, recorded in San Antonio Tx
  17. Backwater Blues, Bessie Smith
  18. Big Road Blues, Tommy Johnson

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