Day 17, (shared) 346. position: Guns N' Roses - Pretty Tied Up (from the album Use Your Illusion II)
Cool ranch dressing! Pretty Tied Up is a straightforward rock, one of the few songs on UYI-albums that are closer to Appetite for Destruction-kinda rock than the epics that fill most of the double albums.
I put a video of a live version, just because you just can't get enough Axl Rose in his tiny, red shorts.
Day 18, (shared) 346. position: Tool - Jambi (from the album 10,000 Days)
I was introduced to Tool by a friend in the early 2000. So when they released a new album in 2006 I was pretty psyched. And Tool delivered.
Album starts off pretty aggressively and somewhat straightforward (or as straightforward as Tool can be) and metal-y with Vicarious and Jambi. …