Episode 369: Hockey Songs
June 18, 2018
- Stompin’ Tim Connors “The Hockey Song” Stompin’ Tom and The Hockey Song (Boot Records) 1972
- Goldfinger “Wayne Gretzky” Open Your Eyes (Mojo Records, Jive) 2002
- The Tragically Hip “Fireworks” Phantom Power (Sire) 1998
- The Weakerthans “Elegy For Gump Worsley” Reunion Tour (Anti) 2007
- The Hextalls “I Don’t Wanna Be A New York Ranger” Get Smashed (Surfin’ Ki Records) 2012
- Warren Zevon “Hit Somebody! (The Hockey Song)” My Ride’s Here (Artemis Records) 2002
- Super Furry Animals “Ice Hockey Hair” Ice Hockey Hair EP (Creation Records) 1998
The Washington Capitals hockey team are now Stanley Cup Champions for the first time ever in franchise history! Ovi celebrated by taking the cup everywhere he went. We mark the momentous occasion by playing some hockey ballads.
FUN FACT: The Washington Capitals first attempt at Stanley Cup glory was back in 1998 against the Detroit Red Wings. Unfortunately, the Caps were unable to seal a single win in the finals.