Articles tagged '80s

Animotion Talks About the Hit Song That’s Been an ‘Obsession’

Animotion member Bill Wadhams looks back at the band's big hit, "Obsession", which marks its 30th anniversary this year.

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Night Club - “Poisonous” (video) (PopMatters Premiere)

PopMatters has an exclusive look at the new music video from LA dark synth-pop band Night Club's EP Love Casualty, "Poisonous".

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White Lies: iTunes Festival London 2011

Yes, this question's got a hold on me: Why does a band that relies on studio clean-up bother releasing live content that is so dull and subpar?

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24 Feb 2011 // 10:00 PM

El Debarge: Second Chance

The former '80s star says goodbye to his former life and hello to the future. Welcome back!

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How a post-punk synth band became a poor man's U2.

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Guitar Hero Encore: Rocks the 80s

Guitar Hero has largely always been rocking the '80s.

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The Stray Cats undertake their first U.S. tour in 15 years

Brian Setzer and Slim Jim Phantom could not agree. Just how much rehearsal would the Stray Cats need for their first U.S. tour in 15

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Country Fried Rock: Drivin' N' Cryin' to Be Inducted into the Georgia Music Hall of Fame

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""If Drivin' N' Cryin' sounded as good in the '80s as we do now, we could have been as big as Cinderella." -- Kevn Kinney

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