There has been very few things that have truly blown my mind. And those that have, I cherish. For some reason, I expect more from the music world, to have had that power. The first time I heard X's "Johnny Hit And Run Pauline" certainly charts. I will come up with a few others.
Captain Beefheart's wail did it regularly. And for me it was alsways solo too, in that I never found other fans wanting to get lost in his crazy blues. Borders will blown wide open everytime he opened his mouth though, even alone in my apartment. Definitely driving.
I never came across this doc before several weeks ago. John Peel narrates. There are six parts up on YouTube. Here's Part One: