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93. creepshow (1982)

I’ve seen bits and pieces of this film before over the years but never the whole thing. The results are mixed. As a meeting of the minds between two horror icons, George A. 154 more words

Media Diet

Examining the Pud Galvin Arguments

In our last results post, I announced that I’m going to stop voting for Pud Galvin for at least one election to try to avoid becoming entrenched in my position. 2,072 more words

New Gold Dream - Simple Minds (1982)

I can never really peg it, but the Scottish new wave band Simple Minds just stood apart from their keyboard toting contemporaries. Maybe it was the vaguely medieval album graphics that adorned nearly all the bands releases during the first half of the ’80s. 369 more words

Alternative Rock

Catching up on forty years. 1982: Town Called Malice - The Jam

After 10 years my list has eventually converged with that of Tremayne Crossley – see Living with…no music…for forty years.

The year was a mixed one musically – … 184 more words


April 22 in San Antonio history...

The Rowles Sales Company at 535 Delaware is displaying the new DuMont Royal Sovereign – the largest TV currently made.  It has a gigantic 30″ screen.   86 more words