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Deacon Blue, Dignity and Late '80s Scottish Bands (there were a lot of them!)

Short post but still thinking fondly of my recent “staycation” and the song Dignity by Deacon Blue came to mind. The late ’80s were a very fertile time for bands from Scotland and the charts were littered with their successes. 801 more words

1980s Songs

RAPPER, MANI COOLIN: "MY DAD KNOWS THE ORIGINAL RICK ROSS"

Rapper Mani Coolin opened our eyes to a little known Hip Hop History fact last week on Twitter.He disclosed to fans that his father is Leroy “Chico” Brown, co defendant of the REAL American Gangster turned author and philanthropist, “Ricky Ross” aka “Freeway Ricky.” 189 more words

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Nevermind Watchdown: S19E1, or The Pope's Got a Lovely Nose

Into the Simon Amstell era we go. The one thing about Series 19 on is that the tone of the show changes drastically. Since Simon, up to that point, was known for teen-based TV like Popworld, the show’s gonna end up being a bit more youth-oriented, and a bit more pop-based. 938 more words

Nevermind Watchdown