Érik Cimon’s first feature documentary, Montréal New Wave, is a fascinating exploration of the underground music scene in our town in the ’80s. It features the most famous bands of the era — Men Without Hats and Rational Youth — but it also shines a light on a slew of other artists who are little known to those who weren’t hanging out in the city’s new-wave clubs back then. 1,257 more words
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Happy TUNEBACK TUESDAY! Today I’m tuning it back to Pop Goes The World by Men Without Hats. Enjoy!!
ORIGINAL RELEASE DATE: October 1986
TRIVIA: The song very generally tells a story of “Johnny” and “Jenny,” the two members of a fluid musical group (both the members’ instruments of choice and the band name appears to change throughout the song, though Johnny is primarily a guitarist and Jenny is a bassist) on their quest for fame in the industry, though at one point the lyrics note that they come to the realization that they could make… 10 more words
This blog is waking up. This blog is stirring. This blog just said, “Five more minutes.” This blog is snoring. This blog just threw the alarm across the room. 387 more words
Get ready for the Best 80s Night Ever! TOTALLY 80’s!
TOTALLY 80’s Stars 7 International 80’s Superstars – MARTIKA, BERLIN, LIMAHL of KAJAGOOGOO, PAUL LEKAKIS, KATRINA (ex KATRINA & THE WAVES), MEN WITHOUT HATS & STACEY Q will be together – live in concert – to perform all of their classic hits. 671 more words