Just to show that Fantasy Bob is no better than any other list spouting blogger and to note the fact that the summer seems to have decided to pitch up in Scotland in 2011, here is another list. This time it's the First XI of songs mentioning summer. For some reason, none of them is Scottish. They are not in batting order.
All Summer Long - Kid Rock
Summer Loving - Olivia Newton-John and John Travolta
Summertime Blues - Eddie Cochran
In the Summertime - Mungo Jerry
Summer in the City - The Lovin' Spoonful
Summer of 69 - Bryan Adams
Here Comes Summer - Jerry Keller
Cruel Summer - Bananarama
Lazy Crazy Days of Summer - Nat King Cole
Summertime - George Gershwin
In the words of Eddie Cochran -
Sometimes FB wonders what he's a gonna do, 'cos there ain't no cure for playin' round a straight one.