Songs So That You Don’t Cry Wolf

Written by on October 20, 2017

“There once was a shepherd boy who was bored as he sat on the hillside watching the village sheep. To amuse himself he took a great breath and sang out, “Wolf! Wolf! The Wolf is chasing the sheep!”  – The Boy Who Cried Wolf 

“Then the wolf showed his teeth and said, ‘Then I’ll huff and I’ll puff and I’ll blow your house down.'” – The Three Little Pigs

Wolves. Dances with Wolves. Wolves in sheep’s clothing. They’re seen in nature, literature, film, colloquialisms and in music. If you’re bored, to amuse yourself, check out these tracks that feature a wolf, in one way or the other.

Girl Who Cried Wolf – Numblife 

“Girl Who Cried Wolf” is one of three singles released by Numblife, the solo project of Jarrod Gorbel.

Joker and the Thief – Wolfmother  

“Joker and the Thief” released in 2007 by Australian rock band peaked as #61 on Billboard charts. It was nominated as Song of the Year. Their latest album, Victorious, was release in February 2016.

Big Bad Wolf – In This Moment

In This Moment, known for their theatrical performances, is currently on tour off of their latest album, Black Widow. They’ll be in San Antonio on October 14th and in Dallas on October 15th.

Evil – Howlin’ Wolf

“Evil” was originally recorded by Howlin’ Wolf in May 1954. Greta Van Fleet, a four piece rock band from Michigan, cover it in concert and is shown covering it in the video above.

Wolf – Highly Suspect

“Wolf” is off of Highly Suspect’s sophomore album The Boy Who Died Wolf. They are currently on tour, performing in Salt Lake City, Utah on October 14th. 

Hungry Like The Wolf – Duran Duran

Simply because one cannot have a list of “wolf” songs without “Hungry Like The Wolf”.

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