Motorcycling is a sport for those comfortable in their own heads. I can't speak for other Ice Runners and what mental side roads they travelled down while riding, but I took a little inspiration from Ladyhawke Willings (The Adventurists own Hunting Girl) and came up with this playlist from the tunes that rattled around in my head on the way to Salekhard:
- The Revolution Starts... | Steve Earle | The Revolution Starts Now
- Back in the U.S.S.R. | The Beatles | White Album
- Russians | Sting | The Dream Of The Blue Turtles
- (I Never Loved) Eva Braun | The Boomtown Rats | A Tonic for the Troops
- Road To Nowhere | Talking Heads | Little Creatures
- Come On, Eileen | Dexy's Midnight Runners | To-Uray-Eh!
- Don't Eat The Yellow Snow | Frank Zappa | Apostrophe
- The Sky Is Fallin' | Queens of the Stone Age | Songs for the Deaf
- Avenue B | Gogol Bordello | Gypsy Punks: Underdog World Strike
- Skating Away (On The Thin Ice Of The New Day) | Jethro Tull | War Child
- Ain't No Easy Way | Black Rebel Motorcycle Club | Howl
- Fix You | Coldplay | X&Y
- Gangnam Style | PSY | Gangnam Style
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