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I finally stopped listening to Christmas music today.
Sad face Robynbird.
But when I went back to my ‘regular’ playlist I heard a little Blondie, and was glad I’d left the Christmas music behind. 11 more words

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105 Must See Films: Videodrome (1983)

Starring: James Woods, Deborah Harry,Sonja Smits

Director: David Cronenberg

I found this one a bit of a hard watch, and I think that with Cronenberg films, that’s kind of the point. 249 more words

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The Infinite Jukebox: Iggy Pop and Deborah Harry's 'Well, Did You Evah?'

Sometimes, as they grow older, rockers choose to opt for respectability. They cut back on the guitars and call up the strings, they mute their holler into something approximating a croon, and they record albums of ‘standards’. 420 more words

Soundtrack Of A Lifetime

Review: Videodrome (1983)

In Videodrome, director David Cronenberg’s usual fascination with the body comes in the form of a repeated phrase in the third act, ‘Long live the new flesh.’ On the one hand, the line can be read it as a celebration of Max Renn’s (James Woods) bodily transformations in the midst of vivid hallucinations that he experiences as a result of the Videodrome broadcast signal, which he investigates through the course of the film. 1,623 more words

Denis, Blondie and Deborah Harry

I seem to have stumbled upon “new wave” in my last couple of posts writing first about The Clash and then Madness. I am still however not entirely sure how to define… 857 more words

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Classic Rock Almanac July 1, 2016

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Today’s Question: Twenty years ago today (July 1st, 1996), Neil Young became the first major rock solo performer to preview an entire not-yet-released album on the Internet. 659 more words

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July 1 in history

69  Tiberius Julius Alexander ordered his Roman legions in Alexandria to swear allegiance to Vespasian as emperor.

1097  Battle of Dorylaeum: Crusaders under Bohemond of Taranto defeated a Seljuk army under Qilich Arslan I. 1,181 more words

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