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Happy Bangles Birthday!

It’s a Throwback Thursday! “In Your Room” by The Bangles takes us back to 1988, with a groovy 60s vibe. This is the first single from their third album, Everything. Susanna Hoffs co-wrote the song, and takes

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Buggles

Watch me go off the new wave synth-pop Deep End at 5:40 on Throwback Thursday and play Video Killed The Radio Star! Listen for this ironic 1979 debut single from the Buggles’ album, The Age of Plastic.

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Shock The Monkey!

Happy Throwback Thursday! Because everything’s better with monkeys, let’s take it all the way back to 1982. The innovative “Shock the Monkey” by English rock musician Peter Gabriel was like nothing we had heard before. Its rather

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I Want Candy

In 1982, English group Bow Wow Wow released their cover of The Strangeloves’ “I Want Candy” as the first and only single from their EP The Last of the Mohicans, so called because they wore Mohawks. The

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Rock Lobster!

We were at a party His earlobe fell in the deep Someone reached in and grabbed it It was a rock lobster Wait, what? Maybe the video will help. And make sure you go down on the

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Turning Japanese

Happy Throwback Thursday! I’m doing a cannonball off the 1980 Deep End…I really think so! Listen for this song about losing love and slowly going crazy, and win ‘On the Border’ tacos and a pair of totally tubular tube

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