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Looking For Clues

Happy Throwback Thursday featuring 1980! Remember this jam? “Looking for Clues” is from Robert Palmer’s sixth solo album. It may have been a bit too avant-garde for America at the time. The video got a lot of

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Frank Stallone!

Happy Throwback Thursday! I’m going off the 1983 Deep End with a “One Hit Wonder.” This song by Frank Stallone appeared in the movie “Staying Alive,” and also on the soundtrack. Yes, Frank is Sylvester Stallone’s younger

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Merry Reggae Christmas

Happy Throwback Thursday! Let’s celebrate 1985! “Reggae Christmas” is the B-side of “Christmas Time” by Bryan Adams. I may or may not remember playing this on the radio. The live video, shot at the original MTV studios

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Thompson Twins

The British band, Thompson Twins, were still pretty new wave in 1982. Named after the two bumbling detectives Thomson and Thompson in Hergé’s comic strip The Adventures of Tintin, they became a trio in ’82. Not twins

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