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Record #456: The Knack - Get The Knack (1979)

These days, the Knack is mostly remembered for just one single: the infectious, raunchy “My Sherona” that still gets airtime on every classic rock station in the country. 286 more words


Crisis Fest - Sunflower Bean

In the last couple of weeks my life has been chaos. I’ve had a constant pain in my face after a traumatic battle with a dentist (she was only half my size and weight but she gave me a pounding fit for the UFC) I’ve had my beloved eldest doggie leave us for the great beyond and Mrs ForTheDeaf has been in turn, to Russia, to hospital and confined to bed. 315 more words

Short Skirt/Long Jacket - Cake

Oh the power of advertising. The indie world knew who Cake were before the iPod was invented thanks mostly to their slow languid cover version of I Will Survive. 263 more words

You've Got Another Thing Coming - Judas Priest

Some metal anthems transcend the genre and just become ‘Dad Rock Anthems’ forever to be repackaged and resold in compilation albums with poor graphics on the front of electric guitars and explosions. 301 more words

Song-a-day (12)- My Sharona


Artist: The Knack

Song Title: My Sharona

Album Title: Get the Knack 

Year of Release: 1979


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

Alan Haber