October 23 1977 for 1 week
Played by Nigel Hawthorne
He has credited Chet Atkins as a major inspiration, Howe said he took from Atkins, "the idea that one guitarist could play any kind of guitar style"
"Hot n' Cold" by Katy Perry
1977; huge European hit from Spanish vocal duo; #1 in the U.K.
A Ritual To Read To Each Other by William Stafford
Stories Of The Street -- Leonard Cohen
South African, progressive rock, active with band 1983-1994
1984; 2 weeks as #1 on the Billboard Hot 100; highly memorable
Sorrowful waltz by Alejandro Escovedo; released in 1999 on "Bourbonitis Blues"
1965 - inducted in 1997 #1 in the U.S. for 4 weeks in 1965; included in Rolling Stone magazine's "500 Greatest Songs of All Time"
The Mamas and the Papas (1966)
Elton John (Billboard Hot 100 (#12 US) July 1982)
Based on the stories 'For Your Eyes Only, Risico'
For 4 weeks in 1965; included in Rolling Stone magazine's "500 Greatest Songs of All Time"; inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame in 1997