The final installment of the week for classic tracks featuring some kinda/any kinda spoken-word intro: God Bless Mott The Hoople on vinyl, Kiss from "Destroyer" and Van Halen off their debut...Nice!!!

(Mott The Hoople, 1974/Courtesy of Columbia Records)

The "Talk Before You Rock" Menu (Part Three): "Here Comes My Girl" - Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers / "Mercedes Benz" - Janis Joplin / "Don't Try To Lay No Boogie-Woogie On The King Of Rock And Roll" - Long John Baldry / "Ice Cream Man" - Van Halen / "Candy's Room" - Bruce Springsteen / "Five To One" - The Doors / "Fire" - The Crazy World Of Arthur Brown / "God Of Thunder" - Kiss / "Red House" - The Jimi Hendrix Experience / "Diamond Dogs" - David Bowie / "Walk On" - U2 / "The Golden Age Of Rock And Roll" - Mott The Hoople

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