Re: What song lyrics describe the rock and roll industry?
"Barracuda" by Heart.
Songs about touring:
Dead or Alive by Bon Jovi
Home Sweet Home by Motely Crue.
Songs that mention or discus aspects of industry:
"Young Lust" by Pink Floyd
"Kick Start My Heart" by Motley Crue
"Faithfully" by Journey
"Smoke on the Water" by Deep Purple
"Limelight" by Rush
"Band on the Run" by Paul McCartney and Wings
And you could make a case for
"The Ballad of John and Yoko" by The Beatles.