In tribute to this day away from the office, job site, cab stop, trucker depot, post office, town hall, street corner... etc., here are some work related tunes that I hold near and dear. Enjoy:
Frank Zappa: "Wind Up Workin' in a Gas Station"
R.E.M.: "Finest Worksong"
Subhumans: "Get to Work on Time"
John Handy: "Hard Work"
Tom Waits: "I Can't Wait to Get Off Work"
Louis Armstrong: "That Lucky Old Sun"
Black Flag: "Clocked In"
Dead Kennedys: "At My Job"
Saccharine Trust: "Mad at the Co."
Elvis Costello: "Welcome to the Working Week"
Howlin' Wolf: "Work for Your Money"
John Lennon: "Working Class Hero"
Minutemen: "Working Men Are Pissed"
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