I have a rule that once the needle passes the century mark, or I'm headed into the twisties, the music gets turned OFF
! Perhaps music distracts me more than the average bear because I'm a musician ... but I still don't recommend it to anyone. Music is for cruising, not spirited riding. Just my
Having said that, I love anything by Dream Theater, Steve Vai, Rush, and a plethera a 80s and 90s music that is heavily guitar-induced.
Oh . . . and ENYA!
(Or at least, until I start my period
. Then I have to turn it off.)
I had a thread some time ago about 'Riding Songs
'. My criterea was VERY strict, however. The lyrics had to talk about a bike, period. Songs like 'Born TO BE Wild
' did NOT
make the list. That song never mentions that he's riding a bike. In fact, rumor has it that it's about driving
a Charger from LA to Las Vegas ... or something like that. Cracks me up though. So many riders seem to like that song, but their lifestyle and riding style is anything BUT "WILD".
More like, "Born To BE MILD