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20 Music Videos of the '80s That Have Aged Well

In this second installment of the retrospective of music videos from the 1980s, we focus on 20 promos that have, remarkably, stood the test of time.

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Tears for Fears: Songs From the Big Chair

A 1985 bestseller re-issue which fails miserably to stand the test of time to put it mildly.

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Tears for Fears: The Hurting (30th Anniversary Edition)

Before they ruled the world, Tears for Fears created probably the second most important album ever to be inspired by the psychologist Arthur Janov. John Lennon isn't bad company, you know.

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Junkie XL: Synthesized

Dutch musician Junkie XL returns in top-notch form following a four-year hiatus.

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'Songs from the Big Chair': 25 Years Later

Tears for Fears don't get much respect. Even in the wake of Donnie Darko, they're mostly considered an afterthought in pop history. Yet, in an era that favors stripped-down, no-fi production, the sheer majesty of Tears for Fears' sound is surprisingly refreshing.

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Tears for Fears: Gold

Just about worth the purchase price for its single new track, Gold is the best summary thus far of Tears for Fears' 25 years.

Mike Schiller

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