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Song-a-day (12)- My Sharona

19/11/17

Artist: The Knack

Song Title: My Sharona

Album Title: Get the Knack 

Year of Release: 1979

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Pure Pop's Retro Week Looks Back at an Iconic In Conversation Chat with the Knack's Doug Fieger, and the Origins of the Pop Tunes Deejay Show. And...

By Alan Haber – Pure Pop Radio

Next week, we celebrate the origins of Alan Haber’s Pop Tunes Deejay Show, and look back at an iconic on-air interview with The Knack’s late leader Doug Fieger during Pure Pop’s Retro Week. 663 more words

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The Knack 1979

The Knack on a centrespread poster in Bravo of 4 October 1979. They were having a big hit with “My Sharona” at the time, and were touted as “the next Beatles”.

1979

PowerPop Saturday

When I was young, I never needed anyone. And makin’ love was just for fun. Those days are gone.

So sang Eric Carmen on his big breakup hit… 746 more words

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Watch Royal Blood Cover The Knack's "My Sharona"

Royal Blood performed a cover of The Knack’s “My Sharona.” as part of a BBC Live Lounge session. You can check that out below:

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Pay the Devil (Ooo Baby Ooo) - The Knack

Chart Position: NR

  • Lead vocals: Doug Fieger
  • Written by Burton Averre
  • Guitar: Burton Averre
  • Produced by Jack Douglas
  • Recorded in Los Angeles CA
  • This is The Knack’s final hit single
1981 November Singles

Fieger, the Attorney, on Fieger, the Rock Star

One is a famous attorney, he defended Kevorkian. The other was a famous rock star, he immortalized Sharona. They’re the Fieger brothers.

“We all played when we were young,” says Geoffrey Fieger, the Detroit area attorney. 409 more words

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