Great Opening Lines In Rock History

I’m a street walking cheetah/ With a heart full of napalm–IGGY POP
Holly came from Miami, Fla/ Hitchhiked her way across the USA/ Plucked her eyebrows on the way/ Shaved her leg and then he was she – she said:/ “Hey Babe, take a walk on the wild side.”–LOU REED
God save the Queen/ the fascist regime/ they made you a moron/ a potential H-bomb–THE SEX PISTOLS

Well I heard they castrated Castro/ They cut off everything he had/ What a dirty, low down thing to do/ To mess him up like that–NICK LOWE

You say you want a revolution/ Well you know/ We all want to change the world–JOHN LENNON

Something’s wrong ’cause my mind is fading/ And everywhere I look there’s a dead end waiting/ Temperature’s dropping at the rotten oasis/ Stealing kisses from the leprous faces–BECK

Johnny’s in the basement mixin’ up the medicine/ I’m on the pavement thinking ’bout the government–BOB DYLAN

Mother Earth is pregnant for the third time/ For Y’all have knocked her up!–FUNKADELIC

Son, I’m 30/ I only went with your mother ‘cause she’s dirty–HAPPY MONDAYS

I hear the train a comin’/ It’s rollin’ ’round the bend/ And I ain’t seen the sunshine/
Since, I don’t know when–JOHNNY CASH

Southern man/ better keep your head/ Don’t forget/ what your good book said–NEIL YOUNG

Imagine there’s no heaven/ It’s easy if you try/ No hell below us/ Above us only sky–JOHN LENNON

Sunday afternoon there’s something special it’s just like another world/ Jogging in the park is my excuse to look at all the little girls–THE KINKS

They’re forming in straight line/ They’re going through a tight wind/ The kids are losing their minds/ The Blitzkrieg Bop–THE RAMONES