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song of the day - “My Sharona” | THE KNACK | 1979.

After last week’s Presidential “election” here in America, there’s an effort on the Interweb to “break the internet with love.”  So, the best way I can help with that via this blog is to highlight (as “songs of the day”) some gems from 1979 through 1989 that are universally loved, if I haven’t highlighted them already.  974 more words

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Music Video of the Day: It's Tricky by RUN-DMC (1987, dir. Jon Small)

When I picked out this music video to feature today, I thought it would just be a catchy song that happens to feature Penn & Teller. 354 more words

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My honey's not a sweet thing

On 15 March 1980, “Baby Talks Dirty” by The Knack peaked at #38.

Before I talk about “Baby Talks Dirty” by The Knack, I want to talk about The Turtles.  558 more words

August 10 Trivia Rankings

A great night for trivia, if I do say so myself. A three-way tie for first place – the second in a month – and some very nice scores overall. 275 more words

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The Knack - Get the Knack [Album Review]

The Knack – Get the Knack
1979, Capitol Records

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  1. “Let Me Out”
  2. “Your Number or Your Name”
  3. “Oh Tara”
  4. “(She’s So) Selfish”
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Today In Music History: 06/23/2016

We have an awesome day of music history.

Let’s start on this day in 1965. The Miracles released the single “The Tracks Of My Tears.” 213 more words


How to Appreciate Music

Music is the best. It communicates what’s in our soul in a human way that perhaps no other medium of expression can do.

Music is special, and uniquely human. 2,394 more words