Rock Music Samples


Classic Rock album tracks

By: Cream, Blue Oyster Cult, Pink Floyd, The Velvet Underground, Quicksilver Messenger Service, Moody Blues, Big Star, The Troggs, Badfinger, Captain Beyond

90’s Alternative Rock

90's Alternative Rock

By: Foo Fighters, Soundgarden, Nirvana, Hole, Garbage, Beastie Boys, Alice In Chains, Portishead, Bjork, Oasis

Acoustic Crossroads

Folk Rock

By: The Lumineers, The Avett Brothers, Father John Misty, The Decemberists, Fleet Foxes, Dr. Dog, Band of Horses, Beth Orton, Blitzen Trapper, Micheal Kiwanuka

Adult Alternative

Mainstream Adult Alternative

By: Deathcab for Cutie, The Shins, Mumford & Sons, The Lumineers, Cat Power, Keane, The Killers, Alt-J, Fitz and The Tantrums, Dawes

College Rock

New and emerging indie rock

By: Tame Impala, Foxygen, Cayucas, The xx, Grimes, Purity Ring, Twin Shadow, Unknown Mortal Orchestra, Beach House, The Fresh and Onlys


Alternative and Indie Rock Hits

By: The Strokes, Phoenix, The Black Keys, Jack White, Passion Pit, Fun., Muse, Two Door Cinema Club, Weezer, Beck, Gorillaz

Full Metal Jacket

Heavy Rock and Metal

By: Iron Maiden, Judas Priest, Van Halen, Testament, Black Sabbath, Metallica, Pantera, AC/DC, Motorhead, Deep Purple

Hair Guitar

80's Hair Bands

By: Ozzy Osbourne, Great White, Van Halen, Scorpions, Kiss, Whitesnake, Cinderella, Warrant, Bon Jovi, Lita Ford


Active Rock

By: Deftones, Marilyn Manson, Five Finger Death Punch, Soundgarden, Godsmack, Alice in Chains, Rage Against the Machine, Tool, Korn, Queens of the Stone Age


Jam Band

By: Trey Anastasio, The Grateful Dead, Wilco, The Subdudes, Blues Traveler, Keller Williams, String Cheese Incident, Dave Matthews Band, Gov’t Mule, Umphrey’s McGee


Indie Pop, Rock and Electronica

By: Beach House, Cloud Nothings, Dirty Projectors, Dum Dum Girls, Grizzly Bear, Guided by Voices, M83, Purity Ring, Tame Impala, The xx


Rock, Country and Blues

By: Johnny Cash, B.B. King, Billy Joe Shaver, Eric Clapton, Flying Burrito Brothers, Jerry Jeff Walker, Justin Townes Earle, Levon Helm, The Rolling Stones, Waylon Jennings

Rock Show

Early Classic Rock Hits

By: Jimi Hendrix, Queen, The Who, Led Zeppelin, Rolling Stones, Creedence Clearwater Revival, Heart, Bachman-Turner Overdrive, Bad Company, Boston.


Underground Electronic and Indie Rock

By: Crystal Castles, Flying Lotus, Holy Ghost!, Hot Chip, M83, MNDR, New Order, Tame Impala, Toro Y Moi, Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs

The Arboretum

Adult Alternative, Indie and Folk Rock

By: Bahamas, Ryan Adams, Sara Bareilles, Aimee Mann, KT Tunstall, Brett Dennen, George Ezra, Josh Rouse, Matt Costa

The New Wave

Classic New Wave and Alternative Favorites

By: Erasure, OMD, Depeche Mode, INXS, The Cars, Blondie, Berlin, The Go-Go’s, Duran Duran, Adam Ant


Later Classic Rock Hits

By: Bon Jovi, U2, Tom Petty, Def Leppard, Eddie Money, Guns N’ Roses and Van Halen.