The Best Rock Songs with Mandolin

The mandolin doesn’t exactly scream ROCK AND ROLL . . . but it HAS been featured in some amazing rock songs over the years.  Here’s a list of the 10 best:

  

1.  “The Battle of Evermore”,  Led Zeppelin  (1971)

2.  “Maggie May”,  Rod Stewart  (1971)

3.  “Going to My Hometown”,  Rory Gallagher  (1972)

4.  “Thinking Allowed?”,  Skyclad  (1993)

5.  “Stonehenge”,  Spinal Tap  (1984)

6.  “Losing My Religion”,  R.E.M.  (1991)

7.  “Rose Tattoo”,  Dropkick Murphys  (2012)

8.  “Little Ghost”,  The White Stripes  (2005)

9.  “Copperhead Road”,  Steve Earle  (1988)

10.  “Boat on the River”,  Styx  (1979)