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Like Echo & the Bunnymen and The Smiths? Then check this one out ...

I bought this on vinyl back in the 80’s and it’s been a favourite ever since. Very melodic, soaring, fantastic lyrics, evocative of an England which has all but disappeared. 32 more words

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theatrics of the heart on thursday...

so excited for tonight.  i get to see the band “book of love” live!   and dance to eighties music at a gay bar!  this is one of my favorite things to do on earth.   652 more words

Today Is 80s Music Day

I totally had a crush on Susanna Hoffs way back when.

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Classic rock: 1986 – Various Artists [#277]

Classic rock: 1986 – Various Artists

The last in the Time Life trilogy. 1986, that year renown for hair, rock, drugs, more hair, more stadia and yet more hair. 235 more words

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Classic rock: 1985 - 1989 - Various Artists [#276]

Classic rock: 1985 – 1989 – Various Artists

Oh dear. It seems yesterday’s album featured some memorable songs. Today’s contains a similar selection of non-hits by bands you’ve heard of occasionally. 216 more words

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Classic rock: 1984-1985 - Various Artists [#275]

Classic rock: 1984-1985 – Various Artists

The next three entries follow a similar pattern. That’s because the next three entries are very similar compilations. I could spare you the time but I’m cruel like that and I put the effort in to listen to these albums so it’s only fair. 266 more words

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Finishing the new album

Having begun with very rough musical sketches at the end of 2009, it’s quite hard to get my head around the idea that my new album is actually finished and just about ready to master after all this time. 329 more words

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