And while unlike Maggie May I have no desire to wreck his bed I would like to kick Roderick Love Song - The Damned - Another Great Record From The Damned: The Best Of The Damned (Vinyl Stewart in the head, and by so doing perhaps knock some sense into him. The Vinyl District. Skip to content. The Vinyl District, your daily brick and mortar, indie record store fix. I thought it was fab still do actually.
Finally, quite how was this a Breaker when it was stalling at No 25? No doubt its appearance on the show was the Love Song - The Damned - Another Great Record From The Damned: The Best Of The Damned (Vinyl of some record plugger putting in the hard yards to promote it.
It worked and the single went up again eventually settling on a peak of No John is in full on sneering vocals mode is he ever anything else? This is what I had to say about it:. However, it was marketed not under the name of the song i. The promotion suggests that the record industry is not concerned with any ideas of commitment to and the integrity of making quality music but that it sees records as products to be released and promoted purely for their potential to earn money.
Well hello Mr. Music Mogul! Jeeze, did I really write that? Beware though, there may be more of that dissertation to come in future posts….
This is a gloriously upbeat song that is hard to resist singing along to whenever it comes on the LP) I find. After some low level casual sexist remark from the increasingly annoying Paul Jordan in his intro, the video is a fast moving collage of quick cuts comprising vivd colours and dance moves.
This Swiss duo scored a surprising No 8 hit over here with their laid back brand of sophisti-pop. A pleasant ditty or just plain old boring?
What the Hell has happened to the video Top 10? Or should I refer to my earlier John Lydon lyric again? I try to be as honest as I can and add some personal recollections of my life as a teenager growing up in the 80s. How so? It was as if they were drawing a line under their synth pop beginnings and sending a clear message that they wanted to mature as artists.
Normally this is a very risky career move but you have to say that with the band now in their 38th year and still as relevant as ever — no nostalgia circuit for these guys — that they pulled it off and then some. It has the feel of a track specifically written for a commercial angle — to sell their greatest hits collection in this case — and despite bearing all the trademark Depeche hooks and sounds, it felt mechanical and calculated.
Wonder what that sounded like? Death is everywhere There are lambs for the slaughter Waiting to die. Alan, you needed to get out more mate. Thankfully for everyone concerned mobile phones with cameras had not been invented back then so there is no video footage floating around. I always thought I was a pretty nifty mover back in the day.
Ok — so now we have a gigantic hit that would turn out to be the biggest selling single of the year in the UK. I remember listening to the chart rundown one Tuesday afternoon in the summer of — in those days Tuesday was when you first heard what was in the charts — and I remember Sheena Is A Punk Rocker came on daytime radio and it was absolutely great.
I Love Song - The Damned - Another Great Record From The Damned: The Best Of The Damned (Vinyl it. But a scary bunch! It never gets old. My son and I could listen to it while we play Mario Kart. I wouldn't have to tell him anything, like how groundbreaking this record was.
Just let it play. Kind of spooky and old sounding. I love music from the '40s and '50s. When I hear it, I get all kind of misty and sentimental. The guy who orchestrated it, Billy May, is legendary. I grabbed this record because it has the song "A Cottage for Sale," which is on another one of my favorite records by Jack Teagarden called Think Well of Me.
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