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A 29-Year-Old’s Diary Entries From Early June, 1980

Sunday, June 1, 1980

5 PM. I’ve just been relaxing, lying in bed with my eyes closed, listening to the sounds of Live From Lincoln Center, resting the sunburn I got from the beach today. 4,623 more words

Nick Bockwinkel vs. Billy Robinson, 12/11/1980

This bad boy is from the near-the-end-of-the-tour singles showcase match section of the Real World Tag League.

This is a brilliant 30ish minute technical masterpiece. Benoit/Regal matches always get talked up as having no wasted motion, and while this is never as violent or intense, it has a similar efficiency going for it. 395 more words


Prince - Dirty Mind

ARTIST: Prince                     

TITLE:  Dirty Mind


CHART ACTION: #45 US, #7 R&B, #61 UK

SINGLES: Uptown (#101, #5 R&B), Dirty Mind (#65, #5 Dance), Do It All Night… 272 more words

Grade: A

Bill Haley

It was during his last European tour (1980) that I photographed Bill Haley, famous for his hit Rock Around the Clock. To me he was a legendary, almost mythical figure and I had not expected him to invite me into his dressing room to have a look at my photographs of Dutch rockers. 40 more words


'83 TV Mini-Series: Video Game All-Stars

A video post this week. At the height of its popularity, the video arcade industry was everywhere. In the USA, it was simply impossible to ignore.  361 more words


Dave & Sugar: Greatest Hits/New York Wine & Tennessee Shine (Morello Records)

Dave & Sugar
Greatest Hits/New York Wine and Tennessee Shine
Morello/Cherry Red

The trio known as Dave & Sugar were once labeled “the ABBA of Country Music,”  and we’ll let you determine if that’s a good or bad thing. 632 more words

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