Gap Bandcovering, Gretchen Wilsonduetting porn star Kid Rock's appropriation of Bob Seger & the Silver Bullet Band's "Live" Bullet cover design seemed pretty untoppable. But then came fellow suburban-Detroit native Huck Johns, who looks like Tim McGraw and who wrote a song for Kid once and who covers Seger's "Ramblin' Gamblin' Man" between ripping off AC/DC and ELO and STP, with an album on Hideout/Capitol. Unless you're acquainted with Seger's "Persecution Smith" and "East Side Story" you might not get why that label designation is so funny. But trust me, it is. (PS: Two best songs below quoting "Highway to Hell": "Love Comes A-Tumblin' Down," Cheap Trick, 1980; "Oh Yeah," Huck Johns, 2006.)
KID ROCK & THE TWISTED BROWN TRUCKER BAND
(Atlantic hick-hoprock album)
Stream "Son of Detroit" (Windows Media) href="http://sg1.allmusic.com/cg/smp.dll?link=06r5zgpfbluyb98lnzp4e91&r=20.asx">Cowboy" (Windows Media)
(Spinerazor glam-metalpunk album)
Stream "Sell Your Soul" (Windows Media) href="http://sg1.allmusic.com/cg/smp.dll?link=ukcokjo644msj957jejrs6u&r=20.asx">Go Away" (Windows Media)
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