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Happy birthday, Sandie Shaw

60’s pop star, Sandie Shaw, fronting The Smiths!

and some of her classics, of course

60's

Michael Bolton

Michael Bolton is 62 years old today. Unfortuntaley, and I mean that, I will not be posting any songs he’s sung because they’re just a bit shite really. 149 more words

Music

Music to Make Horror Movies By: Sandie Shaw


How about a 60s anthem about romantic disappointment…with a possible sinister edge?

Sandie Shaw’s perky Girl Don’t Come gave a feminist ringtone to the being stood-up quandary, but looking at the lyrics through the eyes of an Alfred Hitchcock or a David Fincher gives this wistful tune a possibly dangerous connotation. 40 more words

Entertainment

Age of Innocence, 1956 - The Eurovision Song Contest

Four years earlier the Great Smog of 1952 darkened the streets of London and killed approximately four thousand people in the short time of four days and a further eight thousand died from its effects in the following weeks and months.  673 more words

History

Loreen tops Best Eurovision Song Poll (Heat 1)

Loreen has topped the first of our Best Eurovision Song Ever polls with 47.06% of the vote for her song ‘Euphoria’. She will progress to the first semi final round to be held at the beginning of March and will be joined by Alexander Rybak’s ‘Fairytale’ which came in second and Lordi’s ‘Hard Rock Hallelujah’ and Sandie Shaw with ‘Puppet on a String’. 65 more words

ESC

We Tried, and We Failed - Jeane Lyrics

Jeane
The low-life has lost its appeal
And I’m tired of walking these streets
To a room with a cupboard bare

Jeane
I’m not sure what happiness means… 734 more words