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Massive Metal Monday: Scorpions “Still Loving You”

In the 1980s, a band couldn’t truly say that they had “made it” until they had a massive, over-the-top, epic, tear-jerking power ballad. It was a trend that dates back to…

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Day 0075: Bob Seger And The Silver Bullet Band - Understanding

Artist: Bob Seger And The Silver Bullet Band
Song: Understanding
Album: Teachers OST  (1984)

Woah! New milestone! Hooray! Onwards to day 100! I am certain I have said that… 167 more words


Song of the Day: High Enough by Damn Yankees

High Enough

I don’t wanna hear about it anymore
It’s a shame I’ve got to live without you anymore
There’s a fire in my heart… 297 more words

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Turntable Tuesday Video: 'When I See You Smile' By Bad English

Bad English had one, and only one, #1 hit on the charts.

It was this song, “When I See You Smile” from their self titled debut album in 1989. 63 more words


Song of the day: 29 March 2015

In 1978, Billy Joel released his fifth studio album 52nd Street. From this album, the song Honesty was the third single. It is said to be one of the earlier power ballads, and the theme is the lack of honesty, even in the best relationships. 22 more words

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Song of the Day: Sweet Child o' Mine (Guns N' Roses)

As a child of the 1980’s it would be difficult to come up with a greatest guitar solo ever list and not make mention of the work of one Slash. 370 more words


Song of the Day: Fade to Black (by Metallica)


Love them or hate them there’s really no middle-ground when it comes to one of the Big Four of thrash metal. You either love the band even through their dabbling into hard rock and the Bob Rock-era or you hate them for the perceived selling out and the Bob Rock-era. 464 more words