All of today's bands were named after books and literary characters, etc...

Genesis, Nov. 1978; L-R: Phil Collins, Mike Rutherford, Tony Banks. (Evening Standard/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

The "Taking It Literally!" Menu: "Love Her Madly" - The Doors / "Turn It On Again" - Genesis / "Do It Again" - Steely Dan / "All The Way From Memphis" - Mott The Hoople / "Even In The Quietest Moments" - Supertramp / "Born To Be Wild" - Steppenwolf / "Shout" - Tears For Fears / "Easy Livin'" - Uriah Heep / "Combination Of The Two" - Big Brother & The Holding Company (featuring Janis Joplin) / "Panama Red" - New Riders Of The Purple Sage / "Kayleigh" - Marillion

Tomorrow (Thurs., 9/20), The "Taking Flight!" Menu. Vroom and Whoosh!!! Suggestions for the Classic Lunch crew are always welcome here on the web site and WBLM Facebook page. Uh-huh...

"Always read something that will make you look good if you die in the middle of it." - P.J. O'Rourke