6. "For Boston" by The Hold Steady
Most Boston line: “For Boston, you can solve all your problems in the Commons right by Downtown Crossing.”
Yeah, yeah, they’re a Brooklyn band, but lead singer Craig Finn grew up in Boston and went to Boston College. He’s ours. The proof? A love letter referencing Bob Cousy, Allston-Brighton, Lansdowne St, and even the fetishization of the Shamrock Shake (available now!).