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80's Mania Mondays: Blame It On The Train

You all knew this one was coming, didn’t you? How do you think this series got its name?

That’s right. Today’s 80’s Mania Mondays song is “Manic Monday” by The Bangles. 349 more words


Happy Birthday Vicki Peterson (The Bangles)

Ok, there are those that are critical of most of the music coming out of the eighties, myself included. But, these girls held their own for a short time…and did a great cover of an old Simon and Garfunkel tune….so, Happy Birthday and here it is.


Don't Miss: The Bangles @ 9:30 Club, 8/21/16

The Bangles at the start of their career (Photo by Karen Filter)

If you were alive and watching television in 1986, and you previously did not know of The Bangles, MTV introduced them to a wider world with the music video for their hit “Walk Like an Egyptian,” which features a famously “sexy stare” from guitarist and co-vocalist Susanna Hoffs. 334 more words

Music Park

Song of the Day: Hazy Shade of Winter (by The Bangles)

Another song from my youth during the 80’s is the classic rock song from the all-girl rock band The Bangles. It makes an appearance in a later episode of Netflix’s Stranger Things, but it’s better known as the unofficial anthem for the drug-fueled drama… 391 more words


The Bangles: Ladies And Gentlemen...The Bangles! (Omnivore Records)


The Bangles
Ladies & Gentlemen…The Bangles!
Omnivore Recordings

The world knows The Bangles, but do they know The Bangs?

The beloved all-girl pop band will forever be known for their timeless songs “Eternal Flame,” “Manic Monday,” “Walk Like An Egyptian,” and “Hero Takes A Fall,” and rightly so–those songs are excellent, superior pop songs that… 415 more words

Album Reviews

BANGLES - Ladies And Gentlemen...

Ladies And Gentlemen…
Label: Omnivore Recordings
Released: June 24, 2016
Recorded: 1981-1984

3. CALL ON ME… 68 more words