Bryan Adams – Waking Up The Neighbours
Another pillar of the Bryan Adams collection, for me, though this is where the production started heading towards same-y with Mutt Lange and his sound.
In fact, it’s pretty much where I got off the Bryan Adams bus. I mean, I’m still happy to hear his later stuff, but I don’t own anything after this for future play.
Still, this was a massive record, though. Hits and shoulda-beens, this one has it all. So many hummable, memorable melody line, and can we talk about Keith Scott’s guitar work again? That guy rules.
We saw this tour in concert, too – the line-up at London Fairgrounds went Sass Jordan, Steve Miller Band, Extreme, and Bryan Adams. Fun fact: this show was while we were still in high school, and my lovely wife went to this show too, though we all just went as a group of friends. We were still years away from dating each other. D’aw.
I always loved the playfulness of this video: